Registered Nurse Midwife
Advanced Family Care Medical Group
Los Angeles, California, 1995–present
Responsible for the vision, leadership, and operational and administrative oversight of this multi-specialty clinic in which patient care is paramount. Services offered include obstetrics and gynecology; family and pediatric medicine; and education and counseling of teens, young adults, and pregnant women. Utilizes Certified Nurse Practitioner and Midwife credentials to serve throughout the practice. Oversees staffing, budgets, and program development, which are critical to day-to-day operations.
Lecturer/Assistant Clinical Professor
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, California, 1995–1996
Created curricula and class instruction in the School of Nursing as a lecturer and assistant clinical professor.
California Hospital Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, 1995–1997
Full scope midwifery practice. Comprehensive perinatal service program (CPSP), including nutrition counseling, psychosocial counseling, health education, and perinatal education.
Daniel Freeman Memorial Hospital, Inglewood, California, 1995
Prenatal care, including education and counseling.
Van Ness Manchester Women’s Clinic, Inglewood, California, 1993–1996
Well-woman gynecology, prenatal care, family planning, and CPSP.
Clinical Supervisor/Staff Nurse
Kaiser Permanente Hospital, Los Angeles, California, 1985–1995
Labor and delivery.
St. Mary’s Medical Center, Long Beach, California, 1983–1985
New antenatal center’s lead nurse, which included assisting in developing new policies and procedures. Nurse in labor and delivery unit.
Dominquez Valley Hospital, Long Beach, California, 1983–1984
Mental health and drug rehabilitation.
Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, 1979–1983
Medical and surgical unit.
White Memorial Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, 1979–1980
Cardiac, medical, and surgical intensive care unit.
Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Toronto, Canada, 1978–1979
Medical and mental health rehabilitation unit.