Niki has sixteen years of experience as an educator and nurse.  She has a passion to help people and she continues to do that through case management.  She is thriving as a nurse case manager as she consistently finds cost savings opportunities, utilizing out-of-the-box thinking to problem solve, all while continuing or improving the care of her clients.  Niki is extremely hard working, energetic and has great personal relations skills.  She currently teaches in the healthcare field and is also a local school nurse consultant where she is able to utilize her case management skills to benefit students with medical needs.

Coverage Area:

  • West Michigan
  • Central Michigan
  • Southwest Michigan

Education:

  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing – Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
  • Bachelors of Science in Education – Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI
  • Masters in Science Education – Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

License/Certificate:

  • Registered Nurse – State of Michigan  ID # 4704316918

Experience:  

  • Client care coordination; communicating with providers and advocating for clients
  • Experience with TBI, auto-no fault, work comp, and SCI
  • Assistive technologies and adaptive modifications
  • Creating, monitoring, and implementing care plans
  • Circulating OR and post cardio- thoracic nursing experience with inpatient care
  • Training teachers and staff in local schools, create medical care plans for students to meet their medical needs

 Affiliations:

  • Brain Injury Association of Michigan (BIAMI)
  • Case Management Society of America (CMSA)
  • Capital Area Case Management Council (CACMC)– Member