Compassionate, professional Registered Nurse with 23+ years in clinical settings providing care in home health pediatrics, 7 years in dialysis and 15 years in surgical, with 10 total years as charge nurse.
Charge OR and circulate operating rooms insuring patient safety. Monitor the flow of 10 OR's, staffing, patient acuity, and inpatient flow. Accurately chart patient care, document implants and tissue, and charge for supplies used. Schedule patient surgery, transfer patients to other facilities, employee staffing for the OR's, controlling FTE's. Detail oriented in all aspects of the OR. Manager of orderly hiring, training, monitoring efficiency and skills and conducting annual evaluations. Leadership positions include UCR Surgical Practice Committee, TOSH Nurse Leadership Committee, TOSH Practice Committee, TOSH Leadership Council, Orderly Committee Chair. Responsible for Vocera purchasing, training, and reporting for TOSH surgical services. Coordinate equipment repairs and inventory. Monitor crash cart, medication out dates and MH cart. Involved in improving PPQ scores and skip measurements. Member of rapid response team.
Circulating nurse and scrub nurse in charge of OR One.
Administered treatment to chronic patients.
Managed 20 nurses and technicians in providing dialysis treatment. Responsible for patient care in acute and chronic settings. Managing patient flow. Efficient in both Hemodailysis, peritoneal dialysis.
Provide care for in-home pediatric patients. Care of tracheotomy, GN tubes, respiratory treatments, monitor vital signs, O2 saturation and adjusting ventilators. Responsible for accurate charting and reporting.
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