Douglas Beecroft

  • REGISTERED NURSE
  • Toronto, ON, M5T1B7, CA
  • Jan 21, 2021
Full time, Part time, Remote, Casual Admin-Clerical Healthcare Management Nurse RN Registered Nurse

Personal Summary

NURSING SKILLS
- Health Assessment: Experienced with diverse populations, mental health status exam (MMSE), monitoring of patients
with chronic mental health challenges: cognitive impairment, schizophrenia and dementia, geriatric population.
- Health Education: Medication management of complex conditions with polypharmacy, education to families on
breast-feeding, post-partum discharge planning, motivational interviewing to promote positive health behaviour changes.
- Documentation & Communication: Proficient with Electronic Medical Record (EMR)/ Patient Care System (PCS)
software including EPIC, Powerchart, Meditech, Point Click Care
- Patient Care Planning: Developed patient care plans matched to unique health challenges of client and aligned to
client goals
- Inter-professional Collaboration: Detailed communication and co-ordinated efforts with allied health team to provide
optimal patient care
- Family-Centred Care: Collaborated with families to provide safe, comprehensive nursing care in hospital and
preparation for discharge to home.
- Gerontology and Acute Care of Elders (ACE): General Internal Medicine specialised on unique needs of older adults
- Medication Administration: Managed daily medication regimens for all 33 patients on unit, ensuring both timely
administration and appropriate form for individual diet restrictions, monitored for side effects and expected outcomes.
- Acute Medical Care: Managed acute illness while preventing or minimising functional, cognitive and physical
disability, assessment and monitoring of client vital signs.
- Orthopaedic Rehab: Supported clients with activities of daily living and improvement of functional abilities to resume
independent health management.
- Advanced Nursing Skills: Telemetry/Cardiac Monitor, Phlebotomy, IV Medication, SC/IM Injections, Catheterisation,
Emergency, PACU, Conscious Sedation


PROFESSIONAL SKILLS SUMMARY
- Project Management: Business development experience handling multiple assignments
- Team Leadership: Direct accountability and mentorship experience for a team of 3 sales analysts
- Communication/Public Presentation: Developing PowerPoints targeting executive level and down of an organisation
- Business Planning: Aligning annual targets with quarterly forecasts, managing department financial budgets
- Analysis: Expertise with databases and Excel software, KPI measurement and score-carding

Work Experience

REGISTERED NURSE
Jan 2021 - CLEARPOINT HEALTH NETWORK

Don Mills Surgical Unit - PACU & Recovery supporting Bariatric, Orthopaedic & Cosmetic Surguries - Casual

REGISTERED NURSE
Sep 2019 - Jan 2021 MACKENZIE HEALTH
Nov 2020 - Jan 2021 Emergency Department

• Nursing Resource Team (NRT) - Full Time Sept 2019 - Oct 2020
o Supporting MedSurg, Emerg, Mental Health, Stroke, CCC, and ALC units

REGISTERED NURSE, General Internal Medicine
Nov 2019 - Mar 2020 UNIVERSITY HEALTH NETWORK (UHN), TORONTO GENERAL HOSPITAL

6ES - Part Time

Jan 2019 - Mar 2019 UNIVERSITY HEALTH NETWORK (UHN)
STUDENT PLACEMENTS
Sep 2018 - Nov 2018 UNIVERSITY HEALTH NETWORK (UHN) - TORONTO REHAB, Lakeside Centre
Feb 2018 - Jul 2018 MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL, ACE Medical Unit
Jul 2017 - Jul 2017 CENTRE FOR ADDICTION & MENTAL HEALTH (CAMH), Schizophrenia Unit
Jun 2017 - Jun 2017 MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL, Mother & Baby Unit
Feb 2017 - Apr 2017 BRIDGEPOINT ACTIVE HEALTHCARE

HEALTHCARE EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE

CUSTOMER DEVELOPMENT MANAGER, TEAM LEAD
Jan 2012 - Jan 2016 RYPE PRODUCTS LTD

Responsible for delivering overall sales and profitability for Loblaw, Shoppers Drug Mart and Walmart Canada portfolio

Feb 2016 - Nov 2016 Toronto Western Hospital - Patient Flow in Fracture Clinic
MANAGER, Pharmacy Category Management, Diabetes
Jan 2010 - Feb 2011 SHOPPERS DRUG MART

Led overall category review of the diabetes therapeutic area: brought together vendor category insights, identified key
growth opportunities to build pharmacy services diabetes strategic master plan.
- Developed and presented superior diabetes patient management tools based on research findings for use by over 2000
pharmacists at national conference.

CATEGORY ADVISOR TEAM LEADER & CATEGORY DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
Jan 2006 - Jan 2009 NESTLÉ CANADA

-Managed overall category management relationship with Walmart Canada for Nestlé foods and Nestlé Purina Petcare

LEADERSHIP & COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

ASSOCIATE PROJECT MANAGER
May 2002 - Aug 2002 ABBOTT LABORATORIES

Urology
- Supported development and delivery of marketing and sales strategies for all urology drug products.
- Developed scientific literature primer as sales tool for business unit, presented key articles at the national sales meeting.

BUSINESS ANALYST
Jan 2001 - Apr 2001 SERONO CANADA

Neurology
- Managed vendor database; designed patient recruitment program with input from sales managers.

BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE

Education

BACHELOR OF NURSING - 2ND ENTRY PROGRAM
- Jan 2018 University of New Brunswick / Humber College
MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION - Strategic Marketing & International Business
- Jan 2002 McMaster University
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE - Biochemistry
- Jan 1998 University of Waterloo