Highly motivated, dedicated and client-focused nurse with proven strengths in: team management, complex and critical care, staff development and supervision, continuing care provision, commissioning of services, planning and implementing complex client discharges from hospital, nursing needs assessments, reassessments and training and education of unqualified staff. Also has a wealth of trouble shooting & problem solving experience, with an ability to communicate ideas clearly and concisely within and outside the organization, an ability to describe and articulate a proposed service and patient benefits as part of gaining support for positive change. Extremely motivated and able to set her own learning objectives in order to fulfil them accordingly. Understands her professional boundaries and can deal with constructive criticism and reflect on her own capabilities and those of her work colleagues. Tracy is reliable, trustworthy, punctual and a valuable asset to any team. Has excellent communication and reflection skills. Communicates effectively both verbally and via formal documentation with her nursing and multidisciplinary colleagues, engaging effectively with clinicians, managers, colleagues, other key agencies and the public. Tracy is able to work exceptionally well as a team member, but can also manage her own workload effectively and prioritize care to achieve the best results.
In addition to her clinical role she provides expert witness nursing reports for the Court on care and nursing breach of duty. Understanding her responsibilities under the Civil Procedure Rules pertaining to expert witnesses.