Provides Opinion & Testimony In:
Nursing, Critical Care, Ventiliator Patients, Cardiac ICU, Respiratory ICU, Neurological ICU, Medical Surgical Nursing, Progressive Care Unit (PCU)
Areas of Expertise
Clinical Expertise: Critical Care, Ventilator Patients, Cardiac ICU, Respiratory ICU, Neurological ICU, Medical Surgical Nursing, Progressive Care Unit (PCU),
Management Expertise: Able to appropriately determine priorities and function independently.
Hospital Corporation of America
Eastside Medical Center: Snellville, GA
2007 – Present
Northlake Medical Center: Tucker, GA
1997 – 2006:
Intensive Care Unit, Progressive Care Unit, Medical/Surgical Staff Nurse providing day-to- day care of high acuity patients, teaching new graduates/employees telemetry/EKG class.
Code Blue: Melbourne, Australia 1996 – 1997:
Intensive Care Units: Staff Nurse providing day-to-day care of high acuity patients in several different hospitals in Melbourne, Victoria.
Ambulatory Services of America: Atlanta, GA 1985 – 1990:
Director: Home Healthcare IV Therapy, Managed a staff of Nurses providing IV Therapy to home patients.
American Health Consultants: Atlanta, GA 1979 – 1981:
Editor, Hospital Peer Review Newsletter
Piedmont Hospital: Atlanta, GA 1975 – 1995:
Staff Nurse: Med/Surg, Orthopedics, Respiratory and Medical/Surgical Intensive Care, CV ICU. Provided day-to-day care in all areas as a float nurse.
Emory University Department of Medicine/Infectious Diseases: Atlanta, GA
1975 – 1979:
Research Nurse: Provided assistance to physicians researching different antibiotics and the effects regarding electrolyte imbalance and efficacy of specific antibiotics.
Grady Hospital: Atlanta, GA
Staff nurse: Oncology. Provided day-to-day care for patients on a research oncology unit.
West Virginia University Medical Center:
Staff Nurse: Surgical floor: Provided day-to-day care for patients on a pos-operative surgical unit.
Fairmont State University: Fairmont WV: Associate Science Nursing
Georgia State University: Atlanta, GA: Bachelor Arts
CONTINUING EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Basic Life Support; Advanced Cardiac Life Support; Sepsis Continuum; Stroke Management; Care of Patients with Cardiovascular Disorders; Care of the Critically Ill; Moderate Sedation; Certificate for Nurse Life Care Planning
Georgia Registered Nurse