Twenty seven years of experience as Registered Nurse in Primary Care and Obstetrics at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Seventeen years of experience as Women's Health Nurse Practitioner at OB/GYN private practice and hospital based outpatient clinic.
Basic Life Support Certification (1990 to present)
Registered Nurse in the State of Massachusetts (1990 to present)
Registered Nurse Practitioner in the State of Massachusetts (1999 to present)
National Certification Corporation Certified in Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (1999 to present)
Focus on reproductive health and the prevention or treatment of diseases specific to women.
Provide prenatal counseling and family planning to women and couples.
Provide obstetrical care to low and high-risk women.
Provide comprehensive postpartum nursing care, teaching and support.
Perform routine physical gynecological examinations and pap tests
Order and provide STD testing, treatment and counseling.
Provide contraception counseling.
Perform breast health evaluation and counseling.
Order screening, diagnostic tests and appropriate treatment for obstetrical and gynecological patients.
Highly skilled in phlebotomy and interpret lab results.
Experienced telephone triage for obstetrical and gynecological patients.
Referral to other providers or supportive services.
Provide guidance for menopause, wellness and preventative care.
Assist the M.D. in surgical procedures (IUD placement; endometrial biopsy and vulvar biopsy.)
Provide obstetrical nursing care to high risk antenatal women (gestational diabetes; pre-eclampsia; eclampsia; premature labor; premature rupture of membranes; placenta previa; cervical incompetence; multiple gestation.)
Provide obstetrical nursing care, teaching, and education to low and high risk postpartum women.
Sound, ethical and independent decision-making ability consistent with medical protocols.
Provide direct newborn nursing care, teaching, and education to postpartum women.
Registered Nurse in newborn nursery.
Resource Nurse for breastfeeding education and support.
Disciplined, energetic employee who quickly establishes rapport with patients and colleagues.
Implement nursing assignments based on evaluation of staffing and patient care.
Experienced telephone triage for OB and GYN patients.
Prenatal Care Coordinator (promoted prenatal education and wellness)
Provided high quality nursing care and education to antenatal and postpartum women.
Provided contraception counseling and education to women.
Provided sexually transmitted disease screening, counseling, and education to women.
Ordered diagnostic tests and interpreted lab results.
Provided guidance for menopause, wellness and preventative care.
Provided screening through physical exams and diagnostic treatment.
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