"Patient, Nurse, and Technology Advocate" Using the internet as a tool to connect with and share with nurses, healthcare providers, parents, technology lovers, and more, TheNerdyNurse.com started as a soapbox against lateral violence in nursing, and a forum for personal rants and raves, and has evolved into a social media force utilized by nurses, and non-nurses alike. Resources for lateral violence available, including personal struggles to overcome challenges faced when starting as a new nurse and almost simultaneously losing a mother and gaining a husband and. Insights and opinions about working as a nurse with a passion for innovation in healthcare a true love for technology. Nursing Informatics and several occasions of being nerdy (general gushing about gadgets and the wonders of sci-fi becoming realities) can be found. Connecting with others, and facilitating the connections of people who faces similar dilemmas and and looking for understanding, coping, and to know they are not alone. Social media is a wonderful tool for the sharing of information and the confirmation that we never have to be alone in this world. I would like to think that TheNerdyNurse.com is a screwdriver in that toolbox - Flat Head... because it's more adaptable!
Â· Providing acute, bedside care nursing on a medical/surgical floor. Specializing in the treatment and care of post-operative general surgery, gastroenterology, urology, and gynecology patients. Â· Coordinator of patient care and interdepartmental communications. Â· Collaboration with interdisciplinary medical teams to facilitate the recovery and discharge of patients with an emphasis on holistic nursing care, while applying nursing theory and evidence based practice.
Â· Sales and Technical support of consumer electronics Â· PC repair, inventory management, rebate processing, consumer relations Â· Informed and educated on advances in technology with a focus on excellent customer service and advocacy of technology to innovate in solving problems and simplifying lives.
Clinical applications analyst specializing in Maestro, a home health application with a parent company of Meditech. Project Management.
Associate of Science
healthcare, nursing, social media, wordpress, blogging, parenting,