Administrative Director of Nursing Operations @ Gottlieb Memorial Hospital
Clinical Transformation Specialist @ Trinity Health (HQ Michigan)
System Accreditation Specialist @ Trinity Health (HQ Michigan)
BSN, Nursing @
Wayne State University
Nursing Leader with 22 years experience. 7 years experience in healthcare IT Implementation and strategic planning including multi-site/system implementation CERNER and EPIC. Healthcare IT Readiness process: Readiness assessment, Workflow design and integration. 5 years as Nurse Education Specialist and 3 years as School of Nursing Adjunct Clinical Professor. Well versed in Regulatory Compliance and IT optimization. Trained
Nursing Leader with 22 years experience. 7 years experience in healthcare IT Implementation and strategic planning including multi-site/system implementation CERNER and EPIC. Healthcare IT Readiness process: Readiness assessment, Workflow design and integration. 5 years as Nurse Education Specialist and 3 years as School of Nursing Adjunct Clinical Professor. Well versed in Regulatory Compliance and IT optimization. Trained in LEAN Processes
Medication Safety continuous improvements
Barcode Scanning Medication Administration
Nursing Documentation Improvements: Acute Care Admission Process Redesign, Behavior Medicine Documentation Redesign,
Nursing Hand Off at the Bedside using the EHR
IV Stop Time Revenue Capture
Suicide Screening in the Emergency Department
Restraints Documentation Improvements
Director of Nursing Operations @ Director of Nursing Operations and Care Management From 2013 to Present (2 years) Clinical Transformation Specialist @ Nursing Lead for Point of Care Barcode Scanning Medication Administration across 16 hospitals from June to August 2011 which has improved patient safety by decreasing medication errors at the bedside. Maintaining scanning rates of 90% +.
Lead projects that improve nursing documentation in the EMR and improve patient safety by providing best practice processes that allows the nurse to gather clinically relevant health history, physical assessment and screening data via collaboration with the patient, family and other clinical providers to develop a plan of care.
Implemented Self Harm/Suicide Risk Screening in the ED. Other Projects: Medication Reconciliation, Falls Collaborative.
Member of the Medication Cycle Improvement Team.
Support the Practice Education & Research Council work. Improving Pain Documentation for Pain Assessment & Reassessment. Trained in Just Culture. From July 2010 to October 2013 (3 years 4 months) Adjunct Clinical Professor @ As Adjunct Clinical Professor I provided clinical educational experience to nursing students in the traditional BSN program and 2nd Degree Nursing Programs on a Progressive Care Medical Telemetry Unit and providing real time documentation in the electronic health record. From June 2008 to 2011 (3 years) Greater Detroit AreaSystem Accreditation Specialist @ Provided support to Trinity Health hospitals and home office in the provision of accreditation and regulatory services. Maintained a working knowledge of Joint Commission, Center for Medicareand Medicaid Services (CMS) and other regulatory agencies, to determine compliance for hospitals, home care, hospice and ambulatory services. Leveraged the electronic health record to help develop processes to improve the patient care experience, quality, patient safety and regulatory goals, for example, Hand Off at the Bedside, and Self Harm/Suicide Risk Screening education for nursing staff. Provided on-site mock accreditation surveys for Trinity Health ministry organizations to assess and facilitate in implementing strategies for on-going readiness for surveys by accrediting/regulatory agencies. Completes survey reports and analyzes data to determine trends and system–wide Trinity Health opportunities for improvement. Supports ministry organizations with their improvement activities to attain and sustain continuous compliance with regulatory/accrediting agencies requirements. Served as a consultant to ministry organizations for accreditation and regulatory compliance issues/concerns. From October 2008 to June 2010 (1 year 9 months) Nurse Education Specialist @ •Educate and mentor staff on Progressive Care Medical Telemetry Unit
•SuperUser & Instructor for Cerner Powerchart
•Instructing staff in keeping with The Joint Commission Requirements & CMS Regulations
•Led a team to improved Medication Reconciliation completion rate from 20% to 93% education, sharing data
•Led the nursing staff to improved Pressure Ulcer Prevalence scores from 13% to 0% with the use of the Turn Clock and improving nursing documentation in the EMR
•Team Lead for Nursing Hand-Off SBAR at he bedside project From September 1988 to September 2008 (20 years 1 month)
Masters in Nursing, Health Care Systems Management Dec 2013 @ Loyola University New Orleans From 2011 to 2013 BSN, Nursing @ Wayne State University From 1987 to 1991 Colleen Emanuel is skilled in: Nursing, Healthcare Management, Patient Safety, Cerner, Nursing Education, Healthcare, Informatics, EHR, EMR, Inpatient, CPOE, Process Improvement, Project Management, Hospitals, Education
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