- Company: Boston Children's Hospital
- Phone: (774) 284-0244
Specialties & Experience
General Specialties:Neonatal - Perinatal Medicine and Pediatrics
Specialty Focus:Neonatal, Pediatric, NICU, Newborn, Prematurity, Birth Injury, HIE, NEC, BPD, Home Care, Discharge Planning
Education:Bachelor's of Science in Nursing, Framingham State University; Chamberlain University ; Associate's of Science in Nursing, Massachusetts Bay College
Years in Practice:21
Critical Care certification. 14 years as a Level III Neonatal ICU (NICU) nurse with floating to the Pediatric ICU (PICU) and Cardiac ICU (CICU). Experience with all medical and surgical diagnoses, including birth injury, prematurity, necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE), Chronic Lung Disease (CLD), Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD), esophageal atresia, cardiac defects, neurologic disorders, metabolic disorders, rare genetic disorders, and multi system failure. Routinely care for patients on multiple modes of ventilation, and/or with tracheostomies, chest tubes, gastric tubes, and central lines. Post anesthesia care. Discharge planning and education. Home visits post discharge.