Merna D. Ortega
Las Cruces, New Mexico
Objective: To provide a great work environment for residents and staff at the Village of Northrise Willows as the Director of Nursing. I have worked for Genesis for over Twenty-Two years in many different departments. I have been a nurse since August of 2005 and been an Assisted Director of nursing since 2011—2019. I have done many jobs besides Assisted Director of Nursing such as educator, Infection control, CMA advisor, and in charge of 3 Unit Managers. I also analyze CNA’s job performance and competencies.
Supervise all Nursing staff.
Maintain all new orders for new residents.
Supervise Three Unit Managers.
Work on PCC for issues: Dashboard, Care Plans, Orders, Labs.
Directed Car program for the whole facility.
Genesis at Village of Northrise: Feburary 2019- Present
Genesis at Casa De Oro: October 1996—Feburary 2019
Memorial Medical Center: May 2004—June 2011 (Part-time)
2004 Associate degree in Nursing RN
RN: August 2005
20 year Club for Genesis
Work at Casa De Oro