Caryn L. Brown, RN, CLNC
PO Box 294
Antrim, NH 03440
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& reliable nursing professional with 24+ years of
quality, patient-centered care in hospitals and
private office settings.
reliability, good organizational skills, critical
thinker, team player and ability to
work through difficult/stressful situations.
Diversified skill sets
include med-surg, oncology, and rehabilitation, as
well as pediatrics,
gastroenterology, internal and family medicine.
Proficient with most
standard office desktop software and many EMR
Supervisory and business
experience includes in-patient charge nurse, office
Antrim, NH 1984-1985
Major: Accounting – completed 1 year; No degree
Technical Institute, Concord, NH 1986-1988
Degree: Associates of Science in Nursing
Active NH/Compact license: #033544-21
Institute, Houston, TX 2003
Certification: Certified Legal Nurse Consultant (CLNC)
Special Awards: 2007 NACLNC award recipient
for the “Best Case Report.” The report
included a factual summary/chronology and defendant
deposition prep for a rectal cancer case.
AAU Medical Legal Consulting/Owner
2003 to present
Certified Legal Nurse Consultant
Review medical records
and screen cases for merit; analyze records for
deviations for both
medical and nursing standards of care
Organize and summarize
medical records; identify additional
records/documents that are vital to
Review and summarize
bills to ensure appropriateness of services and
research, obtain and review literature
education to the attorneys
Assist in preparing
interrogatories, and assist with deposition,
mediation, and trial.
Denise Winings, MD –
(Doctor is deceased)
supervision of the daily operation of the office
Management of 7
employees, staff scheduling, employee reviews and
Often stepped in to
assist medical staff with patient care, procedures,
and other needs in order to
maintain proper and timely patient flow
responsibilities included billing, insurance
referrals and pre-approvals, patient triage
& patient scheduling
provided included ECG’s, cryotherapy for wart and
skin tag removal,
suturing, pulmonary function testing, phlebotomy,
running CBC’s (in the office), urinalysis,
glucometry, PT/INR’s and strep cultures.
Assisted with the
conversion and training of an EMR system and
provided assistance with
technical support when needed.
Identified and corrected
deficiencies within the office to ensure OSHA, CLIA
Developed numerous forms
and educational materials to assist in the daily
function of the office.
Center – Farnum Rehab Center
Staff RN/Charge Nurse
approximately 50% of the time – delegating and
overseeing the care of the patients
on a 22-bed unit. Supervision of up to 3 staff
members on the third shift.
Provided guidance and
assistance to other staff members to ensure
exceptional patient care.
Worked well as a team player.
Staff nurse duties
included the care of up to 10 patients. Provided
exceptional nursing care,
including assessments, care planning, medical
treatments, and education for my patients.
procedures performed included IV insertion and
administration, Foley catheter insertion and
maintenance, tracheostomy care, feeding tube care,
and monitoring of vital signs (among others).
Peter L. Forssell, MD
– Gastroenterology & Internal Medicine
(Doctor is retired)
Office RN/Billing & coding
Provided patient triage,
assessment, education and documentation to ensure
Performed vital signs,
phlebotomies, and injections, with special training
in allergy shot
Assisted the physician
with various in-office procedures: flexible
dilatation, and suturing.
Responsible for all of
the medical insurance processing and investigation,
accounts payables and
receivable, collections, payroll & reviewing and
monitoring of monthly reports.
I was instrumental in
assisting the doctor go from paper claims & billing
to using a medical
office computer system.
I developed numerous
flow sheets, reports, and teaching aids for the
I assisted the physician
with research of the HIPPA regulations and in the
several intra-office procedures to comply with those
Provided patient triage,
assessment, education, and documentation to ensure
Performed vital signs
and injections, with special training in allergy
I initiated and
maintained the medical staff schedule.
I worked directly with
the physicians to develop a phone triage policy and
I wrote a variety of
articles for a local family newspaper, in
coordination with the office,
regarding seasonal illnesses and other educational
Center – Med/Surg & Oncology
patient care to my assigned patients, including
medical treatments, and documentation.
procedures included IV insertion and maintenance,
and monitoring, Foley catheter insertion and
monitoring, management of feeding tubes and
tracheostomies, chest tubes, ice water lavage, NG
tube insertion and I assisted physicians with a
variety of bed-side procedures, such as central line
insertion and paracentesis.
When called upon, I
acted as charge nurse, overseeing the care of all
our patients. That included
delegating, overseeing, and supervising the medical
staff for that shift.
I assisted the hospital
with the development and implementation of new
procedures during the accreditation process and was
a committee member for the development of
the first computerized care plans.
I was instrumental in
starting up the first Oncology Unit at the hospital
and was a member of the
“Nurse Oncology Group.”
NACLNC (National Alliance of Legal Nurse Consultants) -
Member since 2003
AALNC (American Academy of Legal Nurse Consultants) -
Member since 2007
ANA (American Nurses Association) - Member since 2007
IALCP (International Academy of Life Care Planners) -
Student Membership 2007
References Available Upon Request