I am a Nurse Practitioner Consultant, specializing in Healthcare & Nursing Leadership and Legal/Expert Witness Consulting. I work with healthcare organizations, lawyers and nurses to help them resolve leadership, operations and management challenges, in the following specialty areas: Executive Management, Clinical Operations, Cardiovascular Surgery, Cardiac Nursing, and Acute Care Nursing.
I work with attorneys to review healthcare records, write nursing expert reports and testify to support the litigation process.
My leadership and management experience occurred in hospitals ranging in size from 100+ beds to 435 beds with responsibility for as many as 8 units, 260 FTE’s, in Trauma, Primary Stroke & STEMI Receiving Centers.
I have a strong background in Clinical, Academia & Executive Leadership, Program Management, Clinical Informatics Program Lead, Business, Community Outreach, and Strategic Nursing Development.
I deliver results in the areas of Patient Satisfaction, Physician Relations, Nursing Education & Mentoring, Recruitment and Retention, meeting budgets, and exceeding revenue. I have recently done several interim assignments in the CV Service line, including Cath labs, Specials, EP and Structural heart.
I am a mentor and coach to help nursing students explore the nursing degrees that are right for them and the opportunities they have to offer. Moreover, I help nursing students thrive in their programs and increase their chances of getting their dream job through mock interviews.