HealthInsight Hires New Nurse Review Manager
|Jennifer Salazar, LPN|
The New Mexico Medical Review Association (NMMRA) has hired Jennifer Salazar, LPN, as nurse review manager responsible for medical record review activities, responding to beneficiary helpline telephone calls and coordinating mediation processes.
Ms. Salazar brings to NMMRA almost 30 years of direct nursing experience having previously held the positions of utilization management reauthorization triage nurse and home health care coordinator. Her expertise in such areas as pediatrics (neonatal and pediatric intensive care units), adult intensive care, cardiac progressive care, women’s health oncology, orthopedics, otolaryngology, geriatric medicine, family practice and as a general surgery assistant spans a variety of medical care settings, disease processes, therapies, safe care practices, regulatory knowledge, and patient and staff education. She is a graduate of the McCurdy School of Practical Nursing in Española. In addition to being a licensed practical nurse in good standing with the New Mexico Board of Nursing since 1980, she is certified in basic life support/cardiopulmonary resuscitation.