I've worked in the healthcare industry since October 1996, starting as a file clerk for Business Services at AnMed Health Medical Center. I was later given a position as Billing Specialist, filing claims and liabilities, until I earned my Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree in 2001. After that I worked 6 years as a staff nurse in Orthopedics learning the ends and outs of Medical-Surgical care, before taking a position as a Nursing Informatics Specialist.
I received my Master's degree in Nursing Education from Clemson University, May 13, 2011. I had been using my degree as an educator at Anderson University's School of Nursing in Anderson, SC. Due to the needs of my family, I resigned my position as Assistant Professor/Simulation Coordinator.
I am currently a Lecturer for the Second Degree Program at the Clemson University School of Nursing for the University Center of Greenville.
I was accepted into the PhD program at the Georgia Baptist College of Nursing at Mercer University, and have begun that program.
Lecturer at Clemson University School of Nursing. Instructing on the following topics:
Centralized Monitoring and Patient Placement Nurse for AnMed Health Medical Center.
Charge Nurse on 4 North Telemetry Unit, AnMed Health Medical Center.
Assistant Professor/Simulation Coordinator at Anderson University School of Nursing.
Application Specialist with Nursing Informatics at AnMed Health Medical Center.
One semester as Consultant/Educator with Clemson University College of Nursing, Fall 2011.
Fourteen years experience as Registered Nurse, with a BS. Two years experience as Nursing Educator, with MS in Nursing.
I have also written 4 novels that you will find listed below.