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Heidi from Germany applies for Blue Card Germany

Health professionals not elsewhere classified

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Profession:

Name of profession: Health professionals not elsewhere classified Name of latest business sector: Healthcare Consulting Latest occupation/title: Director of Licensure and Accreditation Latest main activities: • Directs Medical Center compliance of all state and national regulations including facility licensure codes and international Joint Commission hospital accreditation standards; the Medical Center consists of over 278,709 square meters of facility sp

Education:

Completed education: master Title or Qualification: Masters of Arts Specialisation: English Additional trainings: Project Management, Joint Commission

Preferred countries:

1. Preferred country | region / city: Germany | Bavaria 2. Preferred country | region / city: | 3. Preferred country | region / city: |

Language skills:

1. Language skills: english => excellent 2. Language skills: german => reasonable 3. Language skills: =>

Personal note /detailed application:

KEY STRENGTHS

Fourteen years of experience in organizational development, strategic planning, and project management. I have successfully executed these skills in the career fields of health care, education, and government relations.

• Human Resource Management
• Staff Development and Training
• Public Speaking
• Operational Streamlining
• Change & Culture Management
• Consulting
• Quality Improvement
• Internal and External Communications
• Teaching & Pedagogy

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2015-2017
University of California, Davis Medical Center
SACRAMENTO, UNITED STATES

Director of Licensure and Accreditation
• Directs Medical Center compliance of all state and national regulations including facility licensure codes and international Joint Commission hospital accreditation standards; the Medical Center consists of over 278,709 square meters of facility space and over 14,000 employees.
• Serves as an internal regulatory expert consultant for executive leadership in Risk Management, Compliance, Office of General Counsel, Ambulatory and Inpatient Operations, Human Resources, Infection Control and the Medical Staff Executives.
• Develops and reviews policies, processes, and hospital services to ensure ongoing compliance with state and national hospital standards.
• Designed UC Inspect App with IT coders for all five UC Medical Centers to benchmark compliance data
• Creates and implements strategic plans, to improve operational systems in order to maintain The Joint Commission Accreditation standards and state licensure
• Manage all national and state inspections, and serve as liaison to all outside governing agencies.

2011-2015
University of California, Davis Medical Center
SACRAMENTO, UNITED STATES

Medical Practice Manager
• Managed the clinical and business operations of multiple surgical specialty departments: Head & Neck Cancer, Dental, Facial Plastics, Otolaryngology Pediatrics, Sinus & Rhinology, Otology & Audiology, Speech & Laryngology, and the Center for Voice and Swallowing
• Oversaw 11 faculty physicians, 21 clinical providers and 46 support staff (clerical, nursing and coding)
• Increased percentage of excellence in patient satisfaction scores by 20%
• Increased clinic and surgical patient access by 65%
• Developed a successful strategic business plan that increased the Operating Room usage by 55%
• Successfully negotiated with the labor union to complete a massive employee re-organization to create lean work flow efficiencies and cross-functional teams

2010-2011
University of California, Davis Medical Center
SACRAMENTO, UNITED STATES

Community Health Coordinator
• Increased the percentage of new patients served by the Peer Navigator program by 55%
• Increased the percentage of trained and active Peer Navigator volunteers by 25%
• Co-developed new research protocols and altered internal operations to align with Institutional Review Board (IRB) research regulations
• Built a coalition of medical faculty, researchers, and community stakeholders to develop a strategic plan for marketing health care education that doubled participation rates in rural, and minority communities.

2004-2010
University of California, Davis
DAVIS, UNITED STATES

New Student Services Program Director
• Conducted extensive national research in New Student Programs to create a new model that increased attendance by 50% and increased satisfaction by 20%
• Spearheaded initiatives with the Council of Associate Deans and the Undergraduate Advising Council to implement an advising plan which resulted in increased student retention by 8%.
• Developed regional outreach programs with the Office of Government and Community Relations and received the Citation of Excellence Award for Outstanding Service & Leadership


TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2001-2011 Adjunct Faculty Experience
• University of California: Davis, CA (Taught Humanities, Leadership, and English Courses)
• Los Rios Community College: Sacramento, CA (Taught Medical Writing and English Courses)
• University of Phoenix: Sacramento, CA (Taught Business Writing, Film and English Courses)
• Union Mine High School: El Dorado Hills, CA (Taught Advanced Placement/IB English Courses)
• California State University Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA (Taught Composition and Rhetoric Courses)
• San Luis Obispo County Office of Education, CA (Taught Special Education Courses for 10-14 year olds)

EDUCATION
2016 THE JOINT COMMISSION CJCP
Completed coursework for the Certified Joint Commission Professional
2014 PMP
Completed coursework for the Project Management Professional

2003 MA
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY
Master’s Degree in English with focus in Composition & Rhetoric
SAN LUIS OBISPO, UNITED STATES

2000 BA
UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO
Bachelor’s Degree in English with focus on Writing
ALBUQUERQUE, UNITED STATES

2000 BA
UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO
Bachelor’s Degree in History
ALBUQUERQUE, UNITED STATES


LANGUAGES AND TECHNOLOGY
German: Conversational (B1)
English: Mother Tongue
COMPUTER LITERACY: All Microsoft Office programs; and Electronic Health Record Software Programs

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE
2008-2016 Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, California
• Chair of Public Policy for State of California: Represented California affiliates at the state and national legislature to lobby for several health care reform laws. Researched epidemiological data, created a strategic plan, conducted press conferences, and delivered congressional testimonies.
• Grant Committee Reviewer: Analyze breast cancer mortality data and review grant funding proposals to identify where to allocate Komen Foundation funding.
2008-2016 No One Dies Alone Program, Sacramento, California
• Sit with actively dying, terminally ill patients who do not have loved ones to be with them while they pass
2014-2016 Krankenhaus fur Naturheilweisen, Munich Germany
• Assist with research for hospital health care tourism for cancer patients

AWARDS AND ADDITIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS

2016 University of California Davis Medical Center: STAR Award for Communication Leadership
2011 Rotary International: Paul Harris Fellow
2006 University of California at Davis: Citation of Excellence for Outstanding Service & Leadership 2004 El Dorado School District Teacher of the Year Nominee
2000 University of New Mexico Trailblazer (Student Regent for the State of New Mexico)

ADDITIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS:
• Ironman Triathlon and Open Water Swimming competitor and coach
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