Family Nurse Practitioner– Rush County Medical Clinic and Hospital, La Crosse, KS, 08/2013 to 08/2016. Provide acute, chronic, and preventative care for families and individuals in the clinic, hospital, emergency department, long-term care environments.
Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner– Hays Med Center, Hays, KS 04/2011 to 08/2013. Provide acute care to adults on multiple units.
Family Nurse Practitioner- Family Health Clinic at Rice County District Hospital, Lyons, KS 08/2010 to 03/2011. Provide urgent and family care to uninsured and low-income individuals and families; provide emergency department coverage during business hours
Family Nurse Practitioner– Hess Clinic Hays, KS, 06/2008 to 08/2010. Manage wellness and illness conditions for clients of all ages; osteoporosis consultation; supervision of staff; and urgent care typically for workman’s comprehension patients
Graduate Assistant, Part-time instructor– Fort Hays State University Hays, KS, 01/2006 – 05/2008. General teaching assistant duties; Simulation Center preparation and management of skills lab scenarios for undergraduate students
Staff Registered Nurse – Hays Medical Center, Hays, KS, 12/1994 – 03/2008. Home base of Medical Nursing Services Unit working with of adults with cardiac, pulmonary, and renal dysfunctions, frequently complicated by diabetes and infections; relief Charge Nurse Inpatient Medical Oncology and Joint Care Center; frequent floating assignments to multiple units; member of the Wound Care team and coverage for the Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse
Clinical Instructor– North Central Kansas Technical College, 12/2003 – 05/2006. Clinical position through collaboration with Hays Medical Center and North Central Kansas Technical College. Responsibilities included skills lab lectures and practice, and supervision of beginning practical nursing students on the Medical and Oncology nursing units at Hays Medical Center
Charge Nurse and Rehabilitation Department Coordinator – Rush County Nursing Home, LaCrosse, KS, 12/1991- 01/2000. Care of 60 clients and multiple staff; developed the Rehabilitation Department and refined the Restorative Department; member of the MDS team
Staff nurse – Mitchele County Hospital, Beloit, KS, 06/1991 – 09/1991. Night shift nursery nurse with labor/delivery and postpartum duties; float nurse to the Emergency Department, Inpatient Medical/Surgical Unit, and the Intensive Care Unit
Nurse Aide– Nuckolls County Hospital, Superior, NE, 01/1988 – 05/1991. Positions included Ward Clerk, Obstetrical Technician, and Nurse Aid