Resume

Sign in

Home Health Care

Location:
Dallas, TX
Salary:
negotiable
Posted:
February 26, 2015

Contact this candidate

Resume:

Mavis Christine Richmond

**** ***** ******

McKinney, Texas 75071

318-***-****

Regional Clinical Manager – Compass Pointe Health Care Systems

**** – Current

Currently oversee five facilities, 4 in Texas – 1 in Oklahoma

Job duties include but are not limited to: clinical responsible for compliance for each of the facility

according to state and federal regulations as well as corporate guidelines. I assist facility DON’s with

implementation of policy and procedures – off site monitoring of ADL’s, skilled charting, incident and

accident reports, weight change alerts, in house pressure ulcers, GDR of anti-psychotic therapy usage

Full disclosure of all job duties will be given at time of interview

Director of Nursing - Victoria Gardens of Allen

2012 - 2013

120 bed long term care and rehabilitation and skilled nursing home facility including: short and long term

stays - coordinate day to day operations of nursing department, manage budgets, ppd/staffing,

preparation and coordination of PI/QA programs, oversee wound care program, in-services, pharmacy

review, lab protocols, - interview and hire new employees, orientation of new nursing staff - 123 full and

part time employees

Direct and supervise all standards of care provided to ensure the most cost effective services that will

deliver quality patient care. Closely monitor all company process for efficacy, develop action plans when

changes need to be implemented to improve clinical services based on goals and outcomes. Intake

approval and negotiations with private and state insurance companies.

Director of Nursing - The Village at Richardson

2010-2012

280 bed skilled rehabilitation facility which includes: short and long-term stays with an onsite dialysis

unit. current supervise 175 employees comprised of nursing staff, case-managers, social service directors,

nursing assessment coordinators, Admission managers and the rehabilitation therapists.

Coordinate the day to day operation of the facility which includes: prior authorization of high cost

medications, preparation and coordination of our PI/QA programs, oversee the outcomes of our wound

care program, in-services, pharmacy review, lab protocols, orientation of new nursing staff, and all other

aspects of the nursing department.

Directed and supervised all the standards of care provided to ensure the most cost effective services that

will deliver quality patient care. Closely monitored all company process for efficacy, wrote action plans

when changes needed to be implemented to improve clinical services based on goals and outcomes.

Intake approval and negotiations with private and state insurance companies.

Director of Nursing/Quality assurance director - The Oakwoods Home for the Elderly

2003-2010

161 bed long term care skilled rehab. with a 16 bed LTAC. Hired to assume the duties of supervisor of the

nursing department and to implement the Medicare program. Oversaw the day to day operations of

resident care, MD visits, family meetings, staff in-services, hiring with orientation of new employees,

termination of employees when necessary, quality assurance program held monthly, made rounds

routinely with MD's and any other services required to ensure quality resident care.

In charge of all aspects of the Quality Assurance program - included but not limited to: review of the

facility quality indicator reports with changes in protocol to improve the outcomes of quality care.

Responsible for managing the cost of medical supplies, medications and special equipment needed for

acute care patients on skilled wing and patients receiving care on LTAC unit. Monitored the needs of

patients requiring IV, respiratory and ventilator therapy. Directed daily standards of care meetings to

ensure all services were cost effective and partnered with the highest level of care

Director of Nursing - Maplewood Heathcare and Rehabilitation Center (sold)

1998-2003

Managed all duties as assigned per the state regulations and the policies and procedures of the facility.

Resigned due to the company being sold. My administrator was moving to Texas, so I accepted the ffer at

the Oakwoods.

Director of Nursing – Amedisys Home Health

1994-1998

Long Term Care facility - supervisor of nursing personnel, scheduling of patient visits, admission and

discharge visits, hiring and termination of employees, in-services, orientation programs, developes and

implemented the prospective pay program. Supervised approximately 125 aides and nurses during the

time – home health care was attached to this facility

Director of Nursing - Affiliated Inc.

1981-1994

This company was owned and operated by the Rayfords in Alexandria, La - long-term care division

During this time, I worked at multiple facilites which included: Chateau D'arbonne, Lakeview Nursing

Home, Cottage Health Care, Ridgecrest Nursing Home and a 3 month contract at The Oaks Nursing

Home. I was employed by Mr. Rayford as his corporate FN DON, however, he contrated me out when

facilities needed a director of Nursing short or long term, based on the needs of the facility. After Mr.

Rayford passed away, I wanted to try another type of geriatric nursing and went into home health.

Staff Nurse - E.A. Conway and Glenwood memorial Hospital 1980-1982

Staff Nurse - North Monroe Hospital 1986-1992 (part time / weekends)

Staff Nurse - Maranatha Staffing Agency 2001-2004 (part time/weekends)

32 years of long-term care

33 years of management - Including: on site dialysis and MSU unit for pulmonary rehab.

Certification for Train the Trainer - LTC aide certification course

Computer literate in Microsoft word, spread sheets, MDS processing with American Health Tech and

Matrix software.

MDS Certification in Louisiana and Texas

CCRN 2011

Member of the MerRouge Lions Club

Advisory Board Member of Louisiana Tech College, Bastrop, La

Advisory Board Member for University of Arkansas, Monticello campus

2013 Abaqis Training

2014 Behavior and Dementia care training

Honors:

Inducted in Sigma Theta Tau, the honor society for professional nurses, the highest honor a registered

nurse can receive. In 2008, I was elected the President of the Directors in Action Organization for the 5th

district of North Louisiana. I was in charge of all the Director of Nurses for Northeast Louisiana, which

included holding monthly meetings to discuss recent surveys, outcomes, and brainstorm for facility

improvements and excellence in resident care.

Education: Northeast Louisiana University 1975-1980 Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Bellevue University 2000-2002 Masters of Science in Health Care Administration



Contact this candidate