Healthcare Professional trained in Nursing and Psychology who thrives in dynamic, challenging and fast-paced professional environments. Assertive and enthusiastic, with extensive knowledge and an unsurpassed worth ethic. Experienced in developing healthcare programs designed to improve nursing and mental health delivery at the state and local level.
Education and Training
Associates DegreeHouston Community College － Houston, TX
Bachelor of Arts: PsychologyTexas Southern University － Houston, TXPsychology
Human services professional
Crisis intervention and resolution
Social services background
Complex problem solving skills
Community health background
Medical records and documentation
Psych and mental health care proficiency
Computerized charting specialist
Acute and rehabilitative care
Suicide risk assessments
Superior communication skills
Psychiatric population familiarity
Family therapy background
Extensive DSM-IV knowledge
Quality management care team member
Clinical documentation mastery
05/2010 to Current
Transfer Center CoordinatorHarris County Hospital District － Houston, Texas
Coordinate all activities and communication involved in transferring patients from one facility to another.
Develop and maintain referral relationships with outlying facilities.
Facilitate all communications between referring and receiving physicians and other hospital staff.
Document all required information pertaining to the patient transfer process.
Accurately enter information into the database as it occurs, for creation of real time data.
02/2009 to 05/2010
Bed Management CoordinatorBen Taub General Hospital － Houston, Texas
Coordinates and processes admission, discharge and transfer functions for patients needing beds.
Generates accurate records and reports.
Communicates effectively and works cooperatively with others.
Has respect for and understanding of other registration disciplines.Utilizes standards, guidelines, and written procedures for performing registration functions.
03/2007 to 01/2009
Health Unit CoordinatorBen Taub General Hospital － Houston, Texas
Accountable for the daily clerical operation and coordination of the activities on a nursing unit.
Works closely with the charge nurse to facilitate and support unit operations to assure patient needs are met.
Monitors and facilitates compliance with select environmental and process safety and regulator standards and maintains unit supplies and equipment.
Functions as the hub for coordinating unit activity and communication.
Is competent in medical terminology, communication skills, organizational skills, technical skills, clerical functions and computer skills.
Certified in CPR First Aid Advanced Cardiac Life Support Pediatric Advanced Life Support.