SPECIALTIES/EXPERIENTIAL PROFESSIONAL DUTIES:
Rehabilitative Medicine, Cardiac Care (acute - care setting & maintenance setting), Patient Education,
Health Maintenance Issues, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Home Program Implementations,
Cardiac Risk Factor Management, Office Management, Reimbursement issues, Quality review-
Utilization review-development of clinical pathway algorhythms, MDC/MCD reimbursement issues, Integration of HMO/PPO and other health plans, negotiation of daily rates as applicable to inpatient care, Administrative duties, Quality Control, Staff Management, Staff Education, Community
Awareness, Senior Programs, Business Development, Echocardiography, Cardiac
Exercise Testing and Maintenance, Holter Monitoring and Scanning/Technical Interpretation,
Physical Assessment skills, ECG testing/interp and skills, Skilled Documentation,
Computer skills, Public Relations, Research, development, and implementation of business and
clinical protocols and procedures, Development and implementation of Marketing tools and
plans, Research, Preparation and Presentation of Reports and Findings, Statistical research and presentation, Health Fairs and Forums, Staff and Patient educational program
development and implementation, Travel for the purpose of PR and marketing visits and Public Speaking engagements related to this, Knowledge and implementation of Governmental
Standards (MDC/MCD) as they apply to the Health Care Environment, Demographic and misc.
data collection and report preparation, Management and Political functions and Fund Raisers, Organizational and Management Skills, Media exposure (collaborative efforts with, and maintenance of media files), Advertising, and numerous additional specialized skills and areas of interest. Director of Nursing as Consultant Interim Management. Personnel management and Director/Administrator of Rehabilitation Hospital : operation and budget. Cardiac and Physical Rehab Directorship and Facility Administration. JCAHO prep and UR/QA in Acute Care Setting. Home Health Facility Review. Consulting team for restructure efforts relative to acute care inpatient facility. Office Management/Personnel Management, Development of Patient Education, Development of Practices and Procedures, Budget Participation, Processing of Disability Requests and Medical Record Management, PR/Marketing Modalities, Clinical Resource Manager for Clinic/Nursing/Front Office Procedures, Physician/Departmental Liaison, Facilitator for Current Hospital Procedure and Management, and additional tasks as pertinent to CV Outpatient Practice.
(current area of responsibility shown in blue, as above)
Mercer County WV Medical Society Alliance, American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACCN), Texas Nurses Association (TNA), American Heart Association Nurse/Scientists(AHA), First Baptist Church, Woodville, TX, Woman's Study Club of Woodville, TX (past-president) - Texas Federation of Women's Clubs/General Federation of Women's Clubs (TFWC/GFWC-Magnolia District), Dogwood Investment Club, Pug Dog Club of America/Southeast-Texas Rescue League, East River Mountain Corvette Owners Group, Fincastle Country Club, Bluefield, VA, and misc. others.