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Meg B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Feb 19, 2016

Meg B.

Translating medical terms into everyday language.
   United States
  |   Lincoln, NE
  |  1:05 am Local Time

Overview

I am a Registered Nurse with 12 years of experience caring for people in clinical settings and providing communication through medical writing. I believe that medicine has a language of its own, and I can be the link that connects medical professionals to the public by communicating medical terminology into substance that anyone can understand. I take the time to perform thorough research and review all materials to ensure accuracy and truth. My work is to provide information for patients, consumers and professionals about diverse health...

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Sep 11, 2015|Web Content|Private|Completed
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Aug 31, 2015|Web Content|Private|Completed
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Jul 17, 2015|Copywriting|Private|Completed
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This is a piece written to give parents ideas about the benefits of sweet potatoes and...
http://www.livestrong.com/article/530900-baby-constipation-sweet-potatoes/
http://pregnancy.lovetoknow.com/glass-wine-nightly-during-third-trimester
Originally created for ELINT Technology
Medical copy for gastric bypass surgery website
Original work for ELINT Technology
Original work for ELINT Technology

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Service Description

I have experience with writing copy for websites, patient brochures and other educational materials, and I have a background knowledge of SEO and keywording. I have worked in newsletter development for six years, providing text and layout through Microsoft Office tools and graphic design applications, including Adobe InDesign and Photoshop. I have extensive experience writing continuing education courses, study guides, and instructor manuals that include course objectives and test questions. I have written about a variety of medical topics; some examples include cardiology, pediatrics, autoimmune disorders, infectious disease, oncology, women's health, and psychiatric disorders. My clinical experience as a nurse has been in women's health and neonatology. I can follow formatting and structure guidelines according to designated projects.

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Employment

Self-employed
Medical Writer
2009 - Present
Saint Elizabeth Regional Medical Center
Registered Nurse
2002 - 2009
Registered nurse in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, including care of critically ill and preterm infants; use of biomedical equipment, airway management and stabilization; parent education...
Lincoln Public Schools
School nurse
2007 - 2008
School nurse managing acute and chronic illnesses of elementary-aged students; coordinating immunization compliance; healthcare counseling of parents with referrals to appropriate resources;...
BryanLGH Medical Center West
Registered Nurse
2000 - 2002
Registered nurse caring for post-partum women and surgical patients in OB/Gyn unit. Administering medications, providing assessments and education to women who recently delivered babies, had...

Education

University of Nebraska Medical Center
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
- 2004
BryanLGH College of Health Sciences
Registered Nurse Diploma
- 1999
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nursing
medicine
health
writing
continuing education
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