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Professional Summary
Quality-driven, active Colorado RN with over 20 years of experience in areas of home health, community health, mid-level administrative and project management. 
  • Strong Clinical Assessment Skills
  • Experienced in IV med admin and management 
  • Electronic Medical Record Systems
  • Leadership Communication Skills
  • Experienced in Case Management Pediatric to Aging Adult/Hospice
  • Background in Oasis Data Collection 
Work History
Private Duty Nurse, 04/2017 to 06/2017
Giving Home Health Care Lafeyette, CO
  • Assessment and symptom management for late stage terminally ill client
  • Support for family members
  • Assisted with ADLs  as needed
  • Communicated equipment and medication needs to Hospice Case Manager
Medical Records Data Abstractor, 03/2016 to 06/2016
Inovalon Bowie, Maryland
  • Abstracted medical record data based on HEDIS measures
  • Scanned relevant components of the medical record and electronically uploaded to system
  • Traveled to regional medical facilities and provider clinics
  • Comfortable navigating multiple Electronic Medical Record environments.
  • Performed accurate and timely quality audits
  • Managed own schedule and communication with medical professionals

Community Health Special Projects Coordinator, 05/2013 to 11/2015
North Colorado Health Alliance Evans, CO
  • Designed, implemented, monitored and controlled staff and resources for two large-scale grants
  • Managed team-member schedules, resources and training
  • Held duties of Public Educator, and Regional "Hub" Leader
  • Coordinated activities over 18 counties as Hub Leader
  • Held leadership positions on Executive teams, giving input and expertise to the organization
  • Recommended process and systems improvements to increase enrollment
  • Reviewed sales, customer concerns and new opportunities to drive business strategy at weekly planning sessions.
  • Collaborated with multiple area companies and other non-profits
  • Developed executive presentations and reports
Home Care Registered Nurse , 05/2008 to 12/2011
Interim Health Care (Home Health Care) Fort Collins, Colorado
  • Assisted the Director of Clinical Services in planning, organizing, leading and controlling the quality and performance related programs necessary for home health to accomplish the delivery of safe, standardized, cost-effective, high quality patient care in the home environment.
  • Managed activities and resources of the RN Care Management, CNA, and Home-Based Services teams within home health and indirectly collaborates and provides direction and guidance to the Director of Clinical Services and CEO regarding quality performance improvement, regulatory compliance, outcome management, patient safety and survey readiness across the organization.
  • Developed and implemented policies and procedures related to quality and compliance, and collaborated with all service lines to develop and provide staff education regarding quality, regulatory compliance and outcome management that standardizes clinical practice and documentation.
  • Strong leader for nursing and ancillary staff, functioned as Assistant to the Director of Clinical Services.
  • Worked in collaboration with area case managers, hospitals, clinics and physical therapy centers to meet the needs of the home care client.
  • Held RN Case Management and RN Private Duty nursing roles as needed.
Inpatient Hospice RN, Larimer County Hospice Fort Collins, Colorado
  • Provided professional nursing care by utilizing all elements of nursing process.
  • Initiated appropriate preventive and restorative nursing procedures. Administered medications and treatments, including IV.
  • Provided all treatments as ordered.
  • Counseled the patient and family in meeting nursing and related needs.
  • Taught patient/family as appropriate regarding end of life care.
  • Collaborated with the other Hospice Interdisciplinary Team Members, and Hospital staff
  • Worked closely with all family/caregivers to meet the emotional needs of the individual patient/family. Managing 7 family systems in one shift.
  • Participated in the Interdisciplinary Group Care Planning meetings as requested/assigned.
  • Supervised inpatient unit LPNs and delegated responsibilities when required.
  • Actively participated in quality improvement program in the 7-bed inpatient unit.

BBA: Business Administration, Colorado Technical University - Colorado Springs, Colorado

Associate of Applied Science: Registered Nursing , Gillette College - Gillette, Wyoming
Educational Certificates
  • Classroom Certificate in Project Management
  • Certificate in Legal Nurse Consulting/Medical Record Analysis
Additional Information
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Professional Summary

Registered Nurse (RN) Dedicated, Bilingual, with specialty experience in Nephrology / Urology and Dialysis. Strong background in Med/Surg including experience in Post op, Step Down, Oncology, and Telemetry Units. Most recent experience in Behavior Health and Labor and delivery. Female juvenile care: Anorexic facility and Detention Center using Equine and Canine Therapy.


Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification  1996 to present

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certified 2003 to 2013

Registered Nurse, AZ 2011 to present

Registered Nurse, NM 2000 to 2011

Registered Nurse WY 2014-2018

First Responder and EMT Basic 1998 to 2000

Skill Highlights
  • JCAHO Standards/Compliance
  • Case Management
  • Medication Knowledge and Administration
  • Patient Assessment
  • Critical Care Nursing
  • Quality and Continuity of Care
Education and Training
San Juan College 2000 Associate of Science: Nursing Farmington, NM, United States

Thirty years experience living in Central America and traveling to Africa doing medical missions; assisting doctors with medical and dental procedures. Interpreting for medical personnel, dispensing medications and teaching in hospitals, villages, and refugee camps. In 2004, I traveled with a medical team to Kenya and Uganda, Africa treating primarily Aids patients.

Henry C. Wendland September 2015 to November 2017 Private Duty Nurse
Albuquerque, NM
Medication management and delivery. Arrangement of appointments, therapies and transportation. Diabetes management. Daily Physical and mental assessment. Wound care.
Riverton Memorial Hospital April 2014 to September 2015 Lead Nurse for Care Transistion Program
Riverton, WY
Working in Hospital with Social Services under government Grant. Assisting Medicare population with discharge to and follow up in Pt home.  At end of the Grant cross training in Labor and Delivery.  
Orme School of Arizonia August 2013 to October 2013 Director of Health and Wellness
Mayer, AZ

Director of Clinic, working with County Health Department, and parents of students to immunize and provide

health care and Case Management for 100 High School students. Emergency and Transport for students with

injuries and appointments. Medication delivery, diabetic monitoring, and facility management.

Remuda Ranch Center For Anorexia February 2013 to March 2014 Staff Juvenile and Adult Nurse
Wickenburg, AZ

Charge Nurse duty for adult and juvenile group live in homes. Therapy and medical care for Anorexic and Bulimic patients. Diabetic assessment, Vital Sign assessment, Weight and Height monitoring, Lab draws, Admissions, Discharge, Medication Administration, Case Management..

San Juan Co. Detention Center May 2012 to November 2012 Staff RN
Farmington, NM

Juvenile and Adult Detention Nurse caring for inmates in a Detention Center. Medication Administration,

Clinical Procedures, Diagnostic responsibilities, interpretation of Lab values, and skill in Blood Draws.

Coordination of procedures, and appointments. Strong experience in Mental Health and emergency situations.

Yavapai Co. Heath Dept. November 2011 to March 2012 Public Health Nurse
Prescott, AZ

Public health clinical nursing. Clinical appointments treating infants, children, teens and adults. Immunizations, STD and birth control counseling.


BMA central NM Kidney Center October 2008 to March 2010 Staff Nurse
Las Lunas, NM

Patient care, pre/post and during dialysis administration. Medication delivery, diabetes counseling, wound care, and foot checks. Dialysis machine prep, set up, trouble shooting, and clean-up. As RN's we were responsible for placing all central line catheter recipients on dialysis. Training and knowledge of water treatment system.

AMN healthcare Travel RN May 2008 to October 2008 Travel assignment; St Vincent's Hospital
Santa Fe, NM

Patient care on Medical floor, floating to Orthopedic, Psychiatric, and Surgical Units.

Adelante Development Center INC November 2007 to June 2008 Registered Nurse
Belen, NM

Nursing care and case management provided for 18 developmentally disabled clients. Equine Therapy provided for those Clients that requested that extra curricular activity.

Medical Express Travel RN October 2004 to November 2007 Travel assignment; Lovelace Hospital and Veterans Hospital
Albuquerque, NM

Patient Care Oncology, Telemetry, Step down unit, floating to emergency and medical floor.

San Juan Regional Hospital August 2000 to October 2004 Staff RN
Farmington, NM

Direct patient care on Nephrology Unit, including surgeries focused on HD shunts, porto-caths, amputations,

and urinary cancers. Coordination of HD scheduling, medication delivery, lab interpretation, chemotherapy

administration, peritoneal dialysis.


I have worked at other employment since 2007 running a small catering business using my Chuckwagon. I have been involved with Equine and Canine Therapy. I have had training in Equine Therapy at Cochise Area Network of Therapeutic Equestrian Resources (CANTER) in Sierra Vista, AZ. I have used this type of therapy over the years and most currently was employed by a trail riding business "Foothills Ranch" AZ. to work with teenage girls using equine and canine therapy.

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Professional Summary
Professionally trained Licensed Practical Nurse with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for wide variety of patients with diverse needs.
  • Calling in Prescriptions
  • Collaboration
  • Changing Aseptic Dressings
  • Gathering Patient Data
  • Following Physician/NP/PA Directives Precisely
  • Maintaining Patient Confidentiality
  • Helping to Develop Total Care Plan for Residents/Patients with Physician, Nurses, and Allied Therapists
  • Delivering Routine Respiratory Therapy
  • Evaluating the Performance of CNAs
  • Memorizing Medical and Pharmaceutical Terms
Work History
Camelot of Broussard Floor Licensed Practical Nurse //Broussard, LA//December 2016 to Current
  • Maintained all confidential personnel files, license and CPR compliance records.
  • Continually improved knowledge, skills and performance based on feedback and self-identified professional developmental needs.
  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.
  • Assigned employee areas, scheduled staff breaks and authorized overtime.
  • Worked with department heads, staff, and faculty to develop engaging curriculum and advance instruction for all nursing programs.
  • Diagnosed and treated patients with chronic and acute health problems such as MI, arrhythmias, asthma, COPD and pneumonia.
  • Provided patient education and care for peg and trach patients.
  • Partnered with team of registered nurses to achieve overall well-being of all patients.
First Option Home Infusion Private Duty Nurse//Lafayette, LA//August 2016 to Current
  • Managed team of medical support personnel.
  • Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of individuals participating in clinical trials.
  • Assisted patients with daily functions.
  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.
  • Interviewed patients to obtain medical information, weight and height measurements and vital signs.
  • Routinely collaborated with department managers to correct problems and improve services.
PSA Healthcare Floor Licensed Practical Nurse//Batron Rouge, LA//September 2015 to December 2016
Independent Contractor Private Licensed Practical Nurse//Breaux Bridge, LA//April 2015 to September 2015
  • Cared for Lung Cancer Patient (Mother)
Sterling Place Floor Licensed Practical Nurse//Baton Rouge, LA//August 2012 to April 2015
Nexion Health Licensed Practical Nurse Coordinator//Lafayette, LA//April 2008 to August 2012
Diploma - Practical Nursing Camelot College// Baton Rouge, LA//2005
  • Licensed Practical Nurse #250831
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Professional Summary
LPN with patient care and problem solving skills, have worked years in home care having to make choices and decisions without immediate supervision
private duty nurse
June 2006 to Current
CareAll - Jackson, Tennessee taking care of patients in a home setting, responsibilities include but aren't limited to tracheostomy suctioning, care, and changes:  gastronomy and peg tube feeding, care, and changes, ADL's, colostomy care and changes, catheter care and changes, ventilator monitoring, assisting patients and families with doctors visits and medical supply companies
LPN : practical nursing, 2006 Tennessee Technology Center - Ripley, Tennessee, United States