Magnet Writing
Technical Writing
Government Affairs Support

I am an independent contractor who can become part of your project or contract team as a specialist in three areas of health care-related writing:

*  Magnet Writing for ANCC Magnet Recognition Program ® Documentation 
*  Health Care Technical Writing
*  Federal Government Affairs & Advocacy Support

I offer clients 25 years of experience working in Washington D.C.:

*  Health Care-Related Writer & Government Affairs Consultant  
*  Quality Assurance Editor for a health care management/federal contracting firm
*  Legislative Staff for the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives
*  Director of Government Relations for two national health care associations

I have served clients in the public, private and academic sectors:

*  Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
*  The George Washington University
*  Virginia Hospital Center
*  The American Health Quality Foundation
*  RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association
*  The American Dental Association
*  Ambulatory Surgery Centers Association
*  CJ Lake, LLC (formerly CJ Strategies LLC)

I hold a degree in journalism from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and I belong to the American Medical Writers Association (AMWA).

Please give me a call or e-mail me.  My references and employment history are available upon request.  While my work remains the property of my employers, I will provide links to any materials I have written or edited that have been made public.