Mary Frances has over 30 years of nursing experience which includes medical-surgical, emergency department, nursing instructor, public health department, utilization management, and Case Management.
Mary Frances is a registered nurse with a Bachelor of Science Degree from University of North Alabama and a Master of Science Degree in Nursing from the University of Phoenix.
Frances’ outstanding case management experience includes extensive work with active duty military soldiers in their transition back into the community with their families. She has assisted military staff with behavioral issues which included post traumatic stress disease (PTSD). Her passion for this work has created a seamless return to the home for many military personnel.
Mary Frances has been employed with the Mississippi Department of Health where she was a strong advocate for women and children. She coordinated preventive health program measures for eleven counties throughout the state. She developed, implemented, and coordinated the nursing practice standards for the preventive health program.
Mary Frances is professionally affiliated with the American Nursing Association, Mississippi Nursing Association, Case Management Association, and Mississippi Public Health Association.
Mary Frances is an expert in her field of practice. She has a passion for speaking up for the patient in the advocacy role.
She takes pleasure in openly communicating and embracing the entire healthcare team. She is an excellent teacher, mentor, and care coordinator.