Dialysis nurse for 20 years. Clinical Service Specialist for 4 years providing support to 17 facilities. Precept new teammates and education all teammates on the new initiatives and policy & procedures updates semi-annually. Support all facilities on clinical outcomes.
Registered Nurse in the State of GA, License number RN209595
Body mechanics knowledge
Flow sheet charting
Infection control standards expert
Wound cleaning/care expertise
Committed to compliance reporting
Vascular care understanding
Excellent classroom management
Active listening skills Clinical training Strong clinical judgment
Maintains strict confidentiality
03/2012 to Current
RN, CSSDaVita, Inc － Douglas, GASupport facilities to verify all labs are drawn monthly. When the company has initiatives, facilities are guided to completion. Give in-services throughout the facilities each month. Educate each facility on new policy and procedures. Reeducated preceptors annually.Wipeout Champion for the Division. Verify that all RCA's are completed on patients monthly. Education new teammates on new techniques. Re-educate new teammates and then retest any new teammates that did not pass Basic training the first time. Open new facilities and relocate existing facilities.
05/2010 to 03/2012
RNDaVita, Inc － Douglas, GaCharge nurse on the dialysis floor. Medication nurse- Administer medications to all the patients on the treatment floor each shift. Complete patient assessments and plan of cares. Lab manager- Verify all patients labs are drawn monthly. Adequacy manager- Verify all KT/V's are drawn monthly and are adequate. Preceptor of the facility- Train new teammates since 2005. Educated the team on new policies and procedures.
05/1996 to 05/2010
LPNDaVita, Inc － Douglas, GAComplete patient assessments, put patients on the machines and take them off the machines. Cannulate the arteriovenous access or access the Central Venous Catheter. Set up and break down machines. Preceptor of the facility since 2005 where I trained new teammates. Lab manager- Verified all labs were drawn and rescheduled. Adequacy manager- Verified all KT/V's met on all patients.
Education and Training
Associate of Science: NursingAbraham Baldwin Agricultural College － Tifton, GA, US
NursingSouth GA College － Douglas, GA, USAll core classes were completed at SGC before transferring to ABAC.
High School Diploma: Vocational Coffee High School － Douglas, GA, USVocational diploma