Pauline A. Lentowski, RN, CRN

Current Role
Diagnostic Imaging nurse which covers all areas of radiology at BGSMC

Education   
RN to BSN program, Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, Arizona, 2007- present.
Finishing bachelors in ethics from ASU West
Certified Radiology Nurse (CRN) from the American Radiology Nurses Association
Scottsdale Community College, Scottsdale, Arizona, 2006.
Chemo-Nurse Certification, BGSMC, Phoenix, Arizona, 2005.
Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter (PICC) training and certification, Gateway
Community College, 2001.
Health Services Management Certification, Gateway Community College, 1991.
Associates in Nursing, Glendale Community College, 1981.
Licensed Practical Nursing Certification, Gateway Community College, 1973.

Experience
Diagnostic Imaging Nurse, 2002 – present.
Banner Good Samaritan Hospital (BGSMC) Phoenix, Arizona  
        Super user trainer in clinical documentation rollout
        Relief charge/lead nurse
        Relief for Clinical Nurse Specialist in Radiology
        Preceptor for new staff
        Mentor for technologists, who are applying for COMPASS
        PALS, ACLS, CPR certified

Registered Nurse, 1981-2002, Phoenix Baptist Hospital, Phoenix, Arizona.
        Charge Nurse in Special Procedures
        Interim Manager of Diagnostic Imaging
        Radiology PICC line nurse
        Staff nurse in Heart Catheterization Laboratory
        House Supervisor
        Head Nurse CVICU, Cath Lab and CVOR
        Charge nurse in CVICU, days and evenings
        Charge nurse in CCU/ICU, evenings
        Staff float nurse in all ICU’s, ER, PACU, telemetry and surgical care unit

Accomplishments
Co-coordinator for the first annual BGSMC Vascular Screening program,
        taking place September 2008
Super user and trainer for clinical documentation,
        currently working with a Banner hospital located in Colorado for their rollout
President-elect for the Grand Canyon Chapter of ARIN, presidency in August 2008
Previous secretary for the Grand Canyon Chapter of ARIN for three years
Active member in the national ARIN since 2003
Previous national Legs for Life web site moderator from 2002-2005,
        sponsored by the Society of Interventional Radiologists
Coordinated the Legs for Life vascular screening program for three years at
        Phoenix Baptist Hospital and Medical Center
Previous member of BGSMC Shared Leadership House Practice Committee
Expert in COMPASS every year since 2004
Received exceeds expectations and extra-ordinary performance in employee
        performance reviews since 2006.