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Seeking to obtain professional position in the skilled nursing, utilizing current leadership, assessment and program development skills. Challenging, rewarding, and growing of personal /professional abilities are of great importance at this stage in career development.

Work experience

Jun 2009Present

RN Consultant

Coordinating Council for Independant Living

2010 - Present- Work as Personal Care Homemaker RN.  Responsible for scheduling home visits, completing and processing all paperwork to maintain client Personal Care services.  Complete nursing assessments, home visits, referrals to other agencies and oversee direct care services.

2009 -2010 -Coordinate with West Virginia Choice(WVC) Manager and Admission RN to determine areas where Direct Care Workers (DCW) are needed and schedule training dates. Work with Administrative WVC trainer to provide off site training new potential DCW's. Training include DVD instruction, verbal instruction with discussion, written tests covering all areas of patient personal care. This training also includes CPR and First Aid training. Track and inform current DCW's of ongoing training needs. Schedule and send written documentation of upcoming off-site training availability to ensure up-to-date compliance.

Apr 2007Apr 2009

Registered Nurse Liaison

HealthSouth Western Hills Rehabilitation Hospital

Developed a specific marketing area, making contacts with local physicians, senior community groups, senior care facilities, case managers and discharge planners.  Provided educational information on health subjects, rehabilitation services available and generated new referrals from the focus sources.  Completed assessments and evaluations for new potential clients for admission to hospital. 

Developed HealthSouth Western Hills Newsletter; created and taught power point presentations on Fall Risk/Safety, Medication Management and Senior Concerns to senior community groups.  Developed and maintained Spreadsheet/Excel of Non Conversion clients for contacts.  Developed and maintained Excel database of patients discharged to make follow-up calls at 30-60 day increments.

Scheduled appointments, luncheons, managed  marketing budget for gifts and supplies to maintain interest, educate referral sources and generate new business contacts.

Nov 2005Feb 2007

Registered Nurse Unit Manager

Eagle Pointe Skilled Nursing Facility

Managed care and treatment of residents in a 63-bed unit.  Supervised LPN's, CNA's, and ancillary staff in performance of specific duties in resident care.  Maintained documentation, reviewed charts, made contact with physicians and care providers when needed and created  an environment for the staff within the unit. 

Provided personal bedside care to residents, which includes but was not limited to: 

  •  IV therapy
  •  medication management,
  • wound/skin care treatment,
  • monitoring of any new or ongoing ill clients
  • documentation of skilled services
  • reported any unusual occurances to DON and family members

Attended management meetings, reviewed new concerns of unit, addressed with staff any new issues or ongoing issues related to patient care and unit performance.  Provided education inservices to staff either as a group or 1:1 basis.  Gave disciplinary actions when appropriate.

Provided open communication with staff/management/residents/family and community to create a more positive environment of care.


Registered Nurse Supervisor

Worthington Manor Skilled Nursing Faciltiy

Provided personal bedside care to residents, which includes but was not limited to: 

  •  IV therapy/medication management
  • Wound/skin care treatment,
  • Oversite and monitoring of any new or ongoing clients which were ill
  • Documentation of nursing care, resident health status and shift-change reports for oncoming staff. 
  • Reported any unusual occurances to DON and family members

Supervised LPN and CNA staff members within a 105-bed skilled nursing facility.  Scheduled appointments and arranged transportation outside facility for residents. 

Made on-site assessents of any critically ill residents, consulted with physician and bedside nursing care and provided treatment as needed. 

Scheduled and coordinated lab work for residents according to physician ordered dates and called any critical lab reports to physician and faxed all reports with pertinent informatin regarding resident medical history to physician.

Worked with other disciplines /staff members to create a cooperative and positive working environment for staff.


Treatment Team Coordinator

Worthington Center, Inc

Provided case management services for 30-100 clients in behavioral health setting.  Scheduled appointments for treatment team review with clients and family members at 3-month intervals or sooner if there were any life changing events.  Scheduled and insured compliance with appointments to Psychatric physician, psychologist, counselors, and case managers. 

Treatment Team consisted of reviewing current treatment plan for client, services received, compliance with treatment, positive outcomes, negative outcomes, any changes in life/family environment and what changes needed to be made for next 90-day treatment plan. 


Jan 2000May 2003

Bachelor of Science

Major:  Psychology with emphesis on Human Services

Minor:  Conflict Resolution

Jan 1993May 1995

Associate Degree in Science

Shepherd College/University


Christina Jones

Diana Jones

Jennifer Wharton

Debra Barker

Co-worker at Coordinating Council for Independent Living.


Microsoft Office
Proficient in MicroSoft Word, Excel, Publisher, and Power Point. 



Jan 2010Jan 2012

CPR/First Aid Instructor

American HeartSaver Association

RN Licensure