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Nurse Practitioner Registered

West Bloomfield Township, MI
September 24, 2019

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Susan L. Riggan, MSN, RN, AGPCNP-BC

***** ****** **** ***** ********** Hills, MI 48334


Professional Background

Accomplished nursing professional with forty years of experience in acute and critical care medicine, which includes: medical surgical nursing, intensive care and emergency medicine. IV infusion experience x 10 years within the Henry Ford Health System including biologics, antibiotic therapy, steroids, osteoporosis and Multiple Sclerosis medications.

Photophoresis program coordinator for the Henry Ford Health system for patients S/P bone marrow transplant with GVHD; I worked closely with the department chair of dermatology, Dr. Henry Lim

Recent graduate (2016) of Madonna University with MSN in adult/gerontology primary care nurse practitioner degree. Credentialed by the AACN.

Clinical nursing instructor for past 10 years at a university level, where I assign clinical activities that correlate with clinical objectives and instruct; critique and evaluate students’ clinical performance

Strong patient advocate and practitioner who delivers enthusiastic, compassionate care.

Professional Experience

Beaumont Health System April 2017 - December 2017

Hematology/Oncology – Dr. Parvez Khan

Nurse Practitioner in a large, private hematology oncology practice

Collaborated with two physicians and three nurse practitioners

Provided direct medical care, consultation, coordination and referrals for a diverse multigenerational patient population with a broad range of hematological and oncological issues.

Tracked and documented patient’s status and needs through patient interviews, physical assessments, lab results and a variety of radiology reports including; CT scans, ultrasounds, MRI, CT and PET CT scans.

Managed patients through prioritizing and counseling according to urgency. Promoted holistic wellness philosophy by encouraging self-care, education and counseling.

Oakland University Graham Student Health Center

Nurse Practitioner

Provided evaluation, care and appropriate treatment and counseling for a young adult college population.

Preventive care including general check-ups, acute illnesses, vaccinations and disease and counseling on important health topics for young adults.

Registered Nurse 1978 - 2009

40 years of acute and critical care experience including; medical surgical nursing, intensive care and emergency medicine.

Photophoresis program coordinator for S/P bone marrow transplant patients with graft vs. host disease.

Contingent staff RN in radiation oncology for both at Henry Ford main campus and West Bloomfield. Oversaw all aspects of clinical nursing practice.

Nurse Educator

Clinical Nursing Instructor

Madonna University- Livonia, Michigan 2019-Current

Schoolcraft College – Livonia, Michigan 2010-Current

Chamberlain University School of Nursing- Troy, Michigan 4/2018-12/18

Eastern Michigan University- Ypsilanti, Michigan 1/2017-12/17


Madonna University, School of Nursing, Livonia, MI April, 2016

Master of Science in Nursing

Adult Gerontology Primary Care

Eastern Michigan University, School of Nursing, Ypsilanti, MI December 2009

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Henry Ford Community College, School of Nursing, Dearborn, MI June 1978

Associate of Science in Nursing

Licensure and Certification

Registered Nurse – State of Michigan June 1978

Nurse Practitioner – State of Michigan August 2016

American Association of Colleges of Nursing -AACN 2016 August 2016

American Heart Association BLS Current

Professional Membership

Michigan Council of Nurse Practitioners 2016 - Present

American Nurses Association 2010 – Present


Dr. Parvez Khan, MD Dr. Renda K. Dawud Elizer M. DeLeon, M.D

Hematologist/Oncologist Franklin Medical Consultants Beaumont Medical Group

Dearborn, Michigan Southfield, Michigan Dearborn, Michigan

313-***-**** 248-***-**** 313-***-****

Debra Vendittelli, PhD RN, APRN-BC Tamara Campbell, MSN, RN Dr. Vicki Ashker, DNP, RN

Associate Dean of Nursing Full-Time Theory Faculty Madonna University

Schoolcraft College Schoolcraft College Undergraduate Program Director

Livonia, Michigan Livonia, Michigan College of Nursing and Health

734-***-**** 734-***-**** Livonia, Michigan


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