ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental Who's Who- Carol Head, RN, MSN, is recognized by Continental Who's Who as Lifetime Achiever 2017 as a result of her role as a senior Healthcare Executive with over 40 years of experience in Healthcare, including 25 years in maternal-child nursing.
A proven leader with an intense focus in building positive physician/nurse relationships, team building, quality management, customer satisfaction, revenue and productivity enhancement and cost reductions. Strategic planning, reengineering with the ability to initiate positive change are key strengths.
For the past eight years as an Interim Nursing Leadership Consultant Carol has provided operational leadership for Women's Services in both small and large organizations, ranging from 1300 births to 5000 births/year. She has led an initiative to improve nursing professionalism, resulting in 50% of nursing staff being OB Certified and 100% of staff certified in fetal monitoring, implemented cross-training throughout OB services, resulting in improved productivity and decreased utilization of agency nurses. In addition, she collaborated with Anesthesia group to implement designated OB anesthesia, which resulted in decreased wait time for patients requesting epidurals and a 20% increase in patient satisfaction.
As part of a nonprofit organization called the V.I.L.LA.G.E Projects she has participated as a volunteer at a Medical Center in Ghana on an annual basis, and hopes to participate in future trips to Cuba and South America.
Furthermore, she is a member of the National Association of Professional Women, ANA, AWHONN, and Sigma Theta Tau. Carol is passionate about women's health and breast cancer awareness charities and organizations as well. In addition to travel Carol likes to spend her spare time golfing, sunbathing at the beach and listening to Jazz.
Carol received her Master's degree in Nursing from the University of Phoenix.
For more information, please visit Carol's profile on LinkedIn
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