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2207 Summerdale Lane* Linfield PA 19468

Phone: 484-680-6837* Email:
Registered Nurse with an unrivaled combination of managerial, instructional, mar
keting, and clinical experience seeks a senior position with one of the region's
premier health care providers.
Eastern University, St. David, PA
MBA degree with a specialization in Health Administration
Gwynedd Mercy College, Gwynedd Valley, PA
Bachelor of Science in Nursing


Registered Nurse (RN)
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
Basic Cardiovascular Life Support (BCLS)
American Red Cross authorized instructor in First Aid, Cardio Pulmonary Resuscit
ation and Automated External Defibrillator (FA/CPR/AED)
In process of taking ANCC certification for Nurse Executive in March 2011
1991-2010 Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
515 bed comprehensive acute care facility
Administrative Nursing Supervisor (2006 to 2010)
* Effectively facilitated the delivery of comprehensive patient care of a 515-be
d acute care facility, with the additional responsibilities of supervision of 10
0 nursing, medical and ancillary personal.
* Worked closely with nurse managers in efficient utilization to facility polici
es and procedures.
* Participated in hospital wide evidence based protocol.
* Acted as mentor to employees and handled patient and physician issues during o
ff shift.
* Acted on behalf of unit managers for off shift staff.
* Participated in redesigning of the current medical-surgical flow shift.
* Member of telemetry task force.
* Attended Accountability Workshop on the "Elevating Staff Performance"
* Attended ANCC certification for "Nurse Executive"

Staff RN, Ortho/Neuro & Medical-Surgical (1994 to 2006)

* Served as Primary RN on 41-bed unit, caring for patients with primarily joint
replacement, multiple fractures, sport medicine, arthritis/ chronic pain, CVA, A
lzheimer's, ALS, MS, brain tumor, embolism/aneurysm, craniotomy/laminectomy and
other ortho/neuro conditions.
* Floated extensively to Medical-Surgical and Special and Special Care/Step down
Telemetry units, caring for patients post-MI/ROMI, post-CABG, cardiac, psychiat
ric, GU-GYN, and other medical-surgical/step-down conditions.
* Assessed and admitted patients, use computers to create care plans and charts
to ensure compliance with JCAHO and other regulations.
* Coordinated multidisciplinary teams (social workers, PT/OT/STs, homecare RNs,
case managers, physicians, and dieticians) to provide discharge planning and fol
low-up teaching/referrals.
* Served as Charge Nurse, supervising professional/ancillary staff members, assi
gning patients/admissions, performing bed management, serving as patient/physici
an liaison, and troubleshooting staffing/clinical problems.
* Served as Preceptor for Nursing students and agency/newly hired RNs, orienting
to unit and hospital policies and procedures, and evaluations skills.
* Audited charts to gather data on QA indicators (medication errors, documentati
on completeness/accuracy, and protocol adherence) as well as to prepare for JCAH
O surveys.
* Served as a clinical and educational resource on venous access initiation and
troubleshooting as well as other clinical and administrative topics.
Phlebotomist (1991 to 1994)
* Provided phlebotomy services for employees and inpatients/outpatients in the L
aboratory, Employee Health Center, and on the units;
* Coordinated in services for new Phlebotomists, Nursing students, and newly hir
ed RNs on the units
Medical Assistant, Ambulatory/Occupational Health (1985 to 1994)
* Served as Medical Assistant in Ambulatory/Employee Health center for up to 600
employees as week as discharged patients, obtaining lab work (including Pap sme
ars, PATs, phlebotomy/glucose monitoring, PPDs, HIV), administering IM/PO immuni
zation/other medications, and maintaining records to ensure compliance with DOH/
OSHA regulations and immunization requirements
* Assisted with examinations and minor surgical/medical procedures, and provided
extensive patient/ family teaching and referrals.
2007 Delaware County Community College
Adjunct Clinical Instructor Medical Surgical
Member, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
Member, American Association of University Women
Member, American Nurses Association
Member, National Association for Female Executives
Member, National Association of Professional Women