Dedicated RN with more than 20 years of experience in providing compassionate nursing care to patients in a hospital and out-patient clinical settings. Strong assessment, documentation, communication and teaching skills throughout my nursing career. Excellent people skills with the ability to build professional relationships with patients, family members, physicians, fellow nurses and ancillary staff. Solid clinical, utilization review and patient navigator/coordinator within a managed care environment. Enthusiastic, dedicated, motivational hardworker with good work ethics who is willing to learn, take on new challenges and dedicated to driving top-quality patient care. Looking for a position in a top-notch facility with a commitment to innovative processes.
Board of Nursing Registered Nursing License
Biotherapy Chemotherapy Certification
Trained in in- and out-patient care
IV drug therapy management
Hematology testing aptitude
Lab result evaluation
Strong clinical judgment
Acute Care Expertise
Problem resolution capability
High level autonomy
Adept at prioritizing and managing deadlines
Baltimore, MDRN Case Manager
Tricare case manager for active and non-active persons who served in the military.
Worked in the retroactive department reviewing cases that were denied.
Appealed cases for approval of payment.
Sierra unfortunately loss the contract in this region in 200.
University of MarylandBaltimore, MDRN Bone Marrow Transplant Coordinator
Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans
Coordination of patient care before and after bone marrow transplant
Provide education to patient and family members on bone marrow transplants - autolologous and allogeneic stem cell transplants
Provide care and symptom management to patients undergoing bone marrow transplants and high dose chemotherapy regimens
Provide education to patient and family members on chemotherapy regimens
Maintain and coordinate patient's schedule for treatment and testing
Infusion - Administer biotherapy and chemotherapy agents
Collaborate with other healthcare professionals to provide total quality care
Work closely with insurance companies to obtain prior authorizations
Removal of sutures and staples
Preceptor for new staff nurses
Delegation of duties to staff
Senior resource to staff
Peripheral and central line blood draw
Electronic medical records charting
Evaluate patient care needs, prioritize treatment and maintain patient flow
St. Agnes HospitalBaltimore, MDRN Team Leader
Closely monitored acute conditions.
Chronic patient care in med-surg /oncology unit, adeptly handling all aspects of treatment from medication to wound care to monitoring for 8 patients per shift.
Oversaw and managed clinical and support staff in patient care activities while maintaining a high level of staff morale and professionalism.
Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens.
Assisted doctors with surgeries and non-invasive procedures.
Maintained all confidential personnel files, license and CPR compliance records.
Scheduled patient admissions and discharges.
Patient and family education Staff education Staff evaluation Preceptor for all new staff.