Contact Information

  • Company: RGH Wound Healing Center
  • Phone: (585) 469-9015
  • Cell: (585) 469-9015
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Wound Care and Geriatrics

Specialty Focus: pressure ulcers, wound care, geriatrics, falls, skilled nursing home care, nursing home regulations, standards of care

Education: AAS Nursing, Niagara County Community College; BSN , Jacksonville University; Masters in Health Administration, University of Phoenix

Years in Practice: 31

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 2

Additional Information

Program director outpatient wound center since 2013, seeing all type of ulcers- pressure, venous, diabetic, etc; clinical and administrative responsibilities CWS (certified wound specialist) & CWOCN (certified wound ostomy continence nurse) Extensive nursing home experience in fall investigation and prevention Extensive nursing home and outpatient experience in ulcer prevention and comprehensive wound care Responsible for creating wound care policies and procedures, creating documentation tools, educating nurses, residents, patients, family members and front line staff regarding pressure ulcer prevention, treatment, offloading, use of modalities, and documentation Responsible for training and oversight of new team members Presenter at Leading Age and Academy for Leadership on wound care; have been highlighted for wound care in WNY Physician Expert witness, having completed multiple chart reviews nationwide for litigation in both pressure ulcers and falls since 2014, with experience in both deposition and trial; co- authored article for Today's WoundClinic on pressure ulcer litigation