firstname.lastname@example.org 1-641-***-**** Mason City, IA 50401
Versatile Registered Nurse with over 29 years of experience delivering high-quality care to patients in Home Care, PICC/Infusion, Critical Care, Cardiac Stepdown Unit and Case Management. Proven leader skillful in uniting and guiding nursing teams toward achieving patient care goals and improving satisfaction. Focused on continuously driving innovation and improving patient outcomes.
Compassionate and Caring
Creative Problem Solving
Patient Care Assessment
Specialized Healthcare Referrals
Clear Patient Communication
Family and Patient Support
IV and Venipuncture Certified
Electronic Health Records Management
Intake and Discharge
Strong Medical Ethic
IV Drug Therapy Management
Vascular Care Understanding
Patient Care Planning
Medovent Solutions West Palm Beach, FL
05/2022 - Current
Travel Case Manager Managed 2 Critical Care Units, Telemetry Unit, and a
Burn Unit alone without a Social Worker. I was on my own after starting
position there after 3 days. I was able to adapt quickly to the new hospital
and the charting. Felt confident in my abilities as a Case Manager. Flexible
with the staffing needs and able to work in different areas with an average
census of 45-50 patients a day. Made referrals through Navi Health to next
level of care. Set up home care and ordered equipment patients needed at
home. Arranged Infusion Therapy needs through company of patients
choice. Ordered necessary supplies for patients care needs.
Developed relationships with staff and physicians and collaborating with
patients by supporting and respecting basic rights, values, and beliefs.
Learned resources for the community and developed relationships with
facilities and the staff.
Mercy Medical Center North Iowa - East Campus Mason City, IA
09/1990 - 05/2022
While employed at Mercy I assisted in the development of the Infusion/PICC Team. I also, developed the Home Care Liaison Position and recruited by the Case Management Team. I am proud of my accomplishments and with the development of me professionally. During my twenty-nine plus years of employment at Mercy I maintained a thorough accurate and confidential documentation in the electronic medical records. I advocated for patients by supporting and respecting basic rights, values, and beliefs. Oversaw patient admission and coordinated the discharge planning. I worked with Ensocare as the referral source to other facilities and Cerner for charting. I also worked with Milliman Care Guidelines for determining a patient status.
I trained other Case Managers and worked on the Medical Floor as well as the Critical Care Unit. During Covid I was the only Case Manager in the Critical Care unit. Determining placement and assisting in the transfer of critical patients for ECMO and other life sustaining procedures. Determined next level of care for patients such as to Long Term Acute Care Hospitals, Acute Rehab Hospitals and setting up transfers of patients to other facilities.
Maintain a cheerful outlook and confident in y abilities as a Case Manager. I have kept up to date on the rules and regulations for Medicare, Medicaid and have fought for patients with insurance companies so that patients receive the best care and next level of care as possible.
Counseled patients and caregivers, Providing emotional, psychological, and spiritual support.
Maintained personal and team compliance with rounding with Medical Team daily. Collaborated with doctors and other ancillary services to plan post hospital care needs and prevention of return hospitalizations.
Education and Training
North Iowa Area Community College Mason City, Iowa
Associate of Science in Nursing
Grand Canyon University Phoenix, Arizona
Started Bachelor of Science Degree in 2019 until present
807 NE Forest Ridge Drive
Ankeny, IA 50021
309-***-**** (personal number)
3997 180th St
Elma, IA 50628
984 Highway 105
Northwood, IA 50459
1140 Buena Vista Dr.
Greensboro, GA 30642