GREENSBORO, N.C., Oct. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leslie Jeffries, MSN RN, Vice President of Clinical Operations for Prophecy Healthcare, today was awarded her Masters of Science in Nursing with a specialty in Nursing Informatics from American Sentinel University. The Masters of Science in Nursing Informatics is a post-baccalaureate degree that prepares nurses to translate health care data into meaningful information, identify opportunities for use of and manage implementation of new technologies all focusing on improving patient outcomes and reducing risk.
"The decision to obtain my MSN stemmed from a passion to collaborate with clients in project management, data analysis and research opportunities that use Prophecy data to improve their workforce," commented Jeffries. "By being able to integrate the use of technology, clinical expertise, human resource information, and patient outcomes data, I hope to assist our clients in realizing the power of using Prophecy's holistic approach to employee assessment."
Jeffries brought a combined 20 years of diverse clinical experience, clinical risk management, and technology statistical analysis expertise to the start of her MSN degree program. With this combination of skills, Jeffries merges past clinical and technological knowledge and newly obtained healthcare informatics education to positively effect processes impacting patient safety for healthcare facilities around the country.
"We are so proud of Leslie for her diligence in balancing work life, family life, and school life to expand her knowledge base. The MSN is a challenging and difficult degree to obtain," commented Ron Gonzalez MS BSN, CEO of Prophecy Healthcare. "Our clients stand to directly benefit from Leslie's hard work and dedication as she is positioned to statistically demonstrate how Prophecy can have positive impacts both clinically and financially for their organizations."
About Prophecy Healthcare©, Inc.
Originally founded in 2004 as NurseTesting.com, Prophecy got its start as the first online Pre-Employment Testing Company exclusive to the Healthcare Industry. Initially focusing solely on clinical assessments measuring clinical competencies, efforts to exceed industry expectations led to isolating critical competencies missed in traditional testing initiatives, such as stress tolerance, critical thinking, and teamwork skills. The Prophecy approach offers the ability to find candidates with the clinical hard skills, personality attributes, and desired soft skills to match each organization. Prophecy clients also improve bench strength of existing staff by utilizing assessments for professional development, annual competencies, learning needs assessments and risk management.
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