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Lauren Z.

Lauren Z.

$15.00 / hr

San Antonio, TX

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About Lauren

I just moved back to Texas two months ago and am a retired RN looking for some part time work. My background includes Emergency Medicine and Operating Room (pre-op & recovery) experience. I am an extremely compassionate and empathetic individual who loves taking care of others, that is why I became a nurse.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Toileting
  • Medication Reminders
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

  • Part Time
  • Short Term

Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.

Skills & Expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Arthritis
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Hospice Care
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Stroke
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Director of Medical Sales Representatives

Jan 2010 - Jan 2018
TX MED MGMT
Oversaw and organized sales representatives in various states. Developed a comprehensive training program for new sales associates. Negotiated pricing with vendors regarding wholesale billing and marketing procedures. Verified and created claim numbers by communicating with various insurance companies. Composed and drafted all outgoing correspondence and reports for managers. Ensured all required documentation was completed by sales staff
Jan 2010 - Jan 2018

Manager of Nursing Perioperative Services, RN

Jul 2004 - Oct 2010
Methodist Healthcare
Effectively managed clinical oversight for a 10 bed Pre-operative Unit Organized the department in accordance with administrative guidelines in order to provide specified nursing services to meet the legal, organizational and medical staff guidelines. Prepared patients for surgery in accordance with physician orders and company policies. Assisted doctors with surgeries and non-invasive procedures. Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans. Contributed substantially to successful department JCAHO accreditation and HIPAA compliance
Jul 2004 - Oct 2010

Purdue University

Jan 1998 - Jan 2002
West Lafayette, IN
Jan 1998 - Jan 2002
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