Experienced LPN with 18 years of work history in multiple fields of nursing, 2 years of med/surg hospital experience, 2 years of private duty, 1 year hospital pediatric nursing experience, 8 years as a charge nurse in long term care (2 years ADON of nursing staff of 18 nurses and 68 certified nursing assistant's), 7 years working as agency nurse, 1 year in doctor office. Special training in electronic medical documentation, treatment and wound care, training in supervision of fellow nurses of long term care environment. Extensive training in Medicare and Medicaid rules and regulations. Overseeing all aspects of billing and assigning work schedules to medical data set entry nurses. Reviewing MDS nurses coding and in-servicing team members on supportive documentation. Training team members on changes in Medicaid and Medicare standard. Educating staff daily through quality assurance meeting to maintain productive outcomes. Science, computer science. ADON in long term care facility with 160 residents. Certified teacher in junior high/ high school. 5 years classroom experience teaching in a variety of age groups from elementary to high school. Experience in teaching math/science for 6th grade students, 2 years of education of junior high students, 1 year of high school education in biology. Skill Highlights Primary care for pediatric medical ill, 4 years of classroom experience with preparation, development of lessons. Specialist in Training in classroom management, theory, electronic medical records and practices. A specialist in utilization review for a large psychiatric hospital. Coordinating care for patients with physician, social workers, and nursing staff to ensure proper documentation for claims reimbursable. Completing phone, fax, written concurrent reviews with all types of insurances. Successfully, written appeal letters to overturn denials of payment on cases.
Louisiana Nursing Licenses # 992485
Louisiana Teaching Certification #365920 since 2010 in grades 5th thru 12th.
CPR Basic Life Support #4486528
I learned to teach students in the elementary grades, which may include kindergarten through grade eight, depending on the school system or state regulations. Includes preparation to teach all elementary education subject matter.
This degree taught several important subjects including languages, literature, art, music, philosophy, and religion. I choose to include art history, classical studies, liberal arts, English, history, modern languages, philosophy, religious studies and writing in my degree program.
I was taught a broad based program that demonstrates to employers and peers alike that you have the self-discipline and intelligence to work through a university-level program in a variety of subject areas.
Psychology of small children Niceville , FL, Okaloosa Education in caring for small children, understanding development psychology and physical stages of development. Practicum in college preschool which provided experience with hands on in child care. Educated children from the ages of 3-5 in a classroom. Okalossa Applied Technology Center 1998 Lpn cerfitication program: LPN Fort Walton Beach, Fl, Okalossa LPN certification program with focus on medical surgical nursing. The program had multiple rotations in various fields of nursing practice. The program provided a practicum of with a RN with master's degree.
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