Apr. 1986 Certificate of Completion Health Services Administration, St. Mary's College, Moraga, California Currently Ca. R.N., OSHA 30 hour Certified, CPR/AED/First Aid Certified.
Responsible for program management of Hearing Conservation, Respiratory Protection, Medical First Responders, Emergency Response Team (HAZWOPER) Blood Borne Pathogens, Ergonomics and all things Worker Compensation
Staff R.N. Cardiac Cath Lab - direct patient care related to the performance of cardiac and peripheral angiogram/angioplasty and Electrophysiology procedures (including pacemaker implantation). as above. Employee Health Nurse and Acute Care Transfer Coordinator. As EHN I managed all work related injuries specific to medical care and modified duty as needed. I also managed any medical surveillance programs.
Medcor home office: 4805 West Prime Parkway, McHenry, Ill. 60050, 815-363-9500. On site patient care and worker compensation case manager - provided on site urgent/ emergent medical care for all work related injury or illness. Initiated and maintained W/C case management for all injured employees from day one of injury, to include acting as the intermediary between Target and their W/C insurance carrier. Performed all pre hire drug screen and physical ability testing. Developed and maintained Medical First Responder program.
Pre Operative Holding for 18 months and then in the cardiac catheterization lab the remainder of my tenure there. In Pre Op Holding my duties were specific to prepping patients for surgery. My cath lab experiences are as in the Heart Hospital description previously detailed.
Responsible for all operational and capital budgets. Managed all staff in those departments. Left their employee for ethical conflict.
Nurse Manager for Surgical and Out Patient Services, GI Lab and Vision Care Center for a 125 bed hospital. I managed all operational and capital budgets. I was responsible for day to day operation of a moderately busy surgery and out patient dept. to include all staffing, regulatory compliance issues and physician relations.
Emergency Department staff nurse with rotating nursing management roles.
Reported directly to COO. Responsible for Surgery, Out Patient Services, GI Lab, and the Emergency Dept. Responsible for all aspects of the listed depts. Including operational and capital budgets, physician relations, regulatory compliance, and employee relations.
Emergency Dept nurse initially progressed to Acute Care Transfer Coordinator. Eventually becoming Director of Telecommunications, hospital transportation and communications. In my administrative capacity I was responsible for all telecommunication needs between two hospitals and 13 out lying buildings. I managed both operational and capital budgets. I also managed a fleet of 5 vehicles used by the hospitals for patient transport.
Start up of new Emergency Dept. Rotating shift nursing manager.
Emergency Dept staff R.N. in base station Trauma Unit.
Clinical nurses aid for all areas within hospital. Achieved my R.N. became staff nurse in the Emergency Dept.
Certificate of Completion Health Services Administration, St. Mary's College Moraga California
California Registered Nurse License number 276948
American Association of Occupational Health Nurses
American Society of Safety Engineers
California Association of Occupational Health Nursing
Worker's Compensation,trauma and emergency nursing, Emergency Response Team management, Ergonomics, Health And Wellness, Respiratory Protection,Budgetary processes, Telecommunications, Case Management, Regulatory Compliance for both healthcare and manufacturing. Administrative Management for healthcare and manufacturing environments.
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