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Cape Fear Clinic, Inc.
I graduate in a December with my Master of Science in Public Health (MSPH)- my concentration was Healthcare Facility Administration and Policy Development, so I'm ultimately looking to pursue leadership of a health system. I’ve recently had the opportunity to lead the Cape Fear Clinic towards a more self-sustaining payment...
"the charm of fishing is that it is elusive, but attainable, a perpetual series of occasions for hope." -John Buchan
CEO/COO of an award winning health system
University of North Carolina- Wilmington
August 2013 — Present
Healthcare Operations Management (OPS 292) is an undergraduate trial course in the Cameron School of Business.
Goals and objectives of this course are:
-Teach the history of quality improvement and knowledge based management
-Teach introductory Operations Management techniques and apply them to healthcare settings
-Teach goal setting and stretegy execution
-Teach performance improvement techniques and programs
-Present case-studies involving strategic planning applications to contemporary healthcare issues, including implentation of the phases of the ACA/HITECH/PPA
Cape Fear Clinic, Inc.
Executive Director Intern
May 2013 — Present
Cape Fear Clinic, Inc. is a free healthcare clinic, serving the underserved in the Brunswick, New Hanover, Columbus and Pender county area.
My responsibilities are:
-Management of Electronic Health Record implementation (in collaboration with BCBSNC and Allscripts) in our ambulatory, acute & chronic care facility.
-Research, develop and amend policies and procedures.
-Research, apply for and develop non-traditional funding.
-Health Education & Promotion for sub-populations being seen within the clinic.
-Manage scheduling and develop timeline for 1-year & 5-year innovation plan.
-Develop and launch monthly newsletter to be sent to community members, grantors and patients
-Report to the Executive Director
Community Engagement Coordinator
August 2012 — May 2013
Liaison between Harnett County and CU. Engaging undergraduate students through research of meaningful service opportunities in Harnett County and surrounding areas.
EPA Method 29 Mercury Analyst
January 2012 — July 2012
Chemist using Mercury atomization technology to quantify Hg levels in environmental samples.
Emergency Room Transcriptionist
Per each patient chart, perform initial vitals and document all past medical history, history of present illness and review of systems. Report to ED Provider and order lab tests and imaging. Follow Provider in for evaluation, documenting any procedures and appropriate findings.
InterContinental Hotels Group
Food and Beverage
May 2005 — August 2011
Duties include bartending, serving, banquet setup, hosting. Due to the high expectations of the IHG Hotel Group and the high rankings of this resort in customer service(top 10 worldwide for 10+ years), all of these titles require a high level of interpersonal skills and cooperation for furthering the overall success of the company and satisfaction of it's customers and employees.
August 2007 — May 2008
Duties include, but are not limited to: BOD, pH, and fecal matter analyses, oil and grease seperation and measurement, sterilization of flasks, making media, making appropriate molar concentrations of acids for cleaning and various analyses.
Campbell University School of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
MSPH, Hospital and Health Care Facility Administration/Management, Health Education and Promotions
University of North Carolina at Wilmington
B.S. Chemistry, Chemistry, Pre- Med