Registered Nurse with 21+ years experience in both home care and case management providing nursing care to diverse adult populations. My early career included acute care both in medical-surgical and SICU units. I am enthusiastic, have excellent people skills and have a dedicated work ethic.
Strong clinical judgement/skills
Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
Adept at prioritizing/managing deadlines
Excellent care provider & patient advocate
Knowledgeable of EMR charting and OASIS.
Excellent working knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid standards of care
SDPC Registered Nurse05/2015
to 04/2016 TMG (IRIS) – 1 South Pinckney St. Suite 320 Madison,
WI 53703 Administered the WI Personal Care Screening Tool (PCST) to each IRIS program participant, created personal care, person-centered plans of care call My Cares; managed caseloads of participants, provided education & training for all program participants & care providers & services in compliance with state & federal regulations. Completed assessment & oversight visits for participants, documented visits, developed plans of care, ensured physician orders for care were obtained & reviewed; reviewed plans of care as needed. Case load 110 participants.
RN Care Manager04/2014
to 01/2015 Community Care Inc. – 3073 S. Chase Suite 240 Milwaukee,
WI 53207 Completed clinical
assessments, member-centered care plan development, ongoing coordination,
quality assurance and monitoring of services to Managed Care Organization members. Program members need be frail elders and/or have physical or intellectual disabilities. I am a Long-term care functional care certified
screener. Worked closely with two care managers/SW as part of a care team as well as mental health coordinators and LTCFS leads. Case load 85 members.
Case Manager/Visit RN05/1998
to 06/2013 Promedica Home Care – Toledo,
OH Completed direct patient care/skilled
patient assessments within the home care setting. Typical duties included reviewing and
instructing medications, implementing wound care orders including VAC changes, diet teaching, disease
management teaching, consulting with client\'s physicians regarding disease and
symptom management needs. Proficient with foley and SP care and changes. Performed lab tests via venipuncture as well as PICC and Ports; as well as the care of these lines and communicated lab results. Instructed patients and family members proper discharge care. Provided
coordinated care with multidisciplinary services such as PT and OD as well as
provide supervisory visits for Home Health Aides as per guidelines. I installed Telehealth monitoring systems and
taught CHF, COPD and CHF/COPD, DM patients to use. I am experienced in all aspects of the adult
home care RN role, completing admissions, resumptions, re-certifications,
discharges and standard visits. I
consistently maintained productivity standards and maintained accurate and
thorough documentation in the EMR.
Bachelor of Science: Nursing1995University of Toledo-