I've been employed at Park Nicollet since 2011. I began my nursing career on the kidney, liver & pancreas transplant unit at the University of Minnesota hospital. Over the years I've worked in utlilization management, case management, discharge planning, quality improvement, accreditation, disease management and health promotion. For several years I was the program manager of an award-winning asthma education program when I lived in California. Prior to coming to Park Nicollet I was an RN Health Coach for employees of a large national employer based in MN.
My professional interestes include diabetes education and management, health coaching, patient education, motivating patients to make lifestyle change toward healthier living.
My goal is to meet you where you are & help you move toward where you want to be with regard to your personal health goals. Park Nicollet is your Health Care Home, so as an RN Care Coordinator, I am here to assist you navigate through the health care system, provide support & education and direct you to community resources. I strive to be a person you can trust.