Clinical Specialist

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Cinda Phelts | (260) 768-2331 | 1432 W 300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101



Clinical Specialist at Select Medical, UTMay 2022 - Present

  • Led a clinical study that resulted in a new treatment for patients with [condition].
  • Authored papers on the use of [drug] for treating [condition], which were published in leading medical journals.
  • Presented at national conferences on the topic of using [drug] to treat[ condition ].
  • Trained other clinicians on how to conduct research and write papers for publication.
  • Led a team of clinicians who developed protocols for conducting clinical trials.

Senior Clinical Specialist at Concentra, UTJul 2019 - Apr 2022

  • Led a team of 5 nurses in providing care for 20 patients with chronic diseases.
  • Trained 10 new employees on company policies and procedures.
  • Implemented a new system that increased efficiency by 30%.
  • Wrote 2 articles that were published in nursing journals.
  • Presented at 3 national conferences.

Lead Clinical Specialist at U.S. HealthWorks, UTJul 2015 - Jun 2019

  • Led a team of 15 clinical specialists in providing direct patient care and support.
  • Monitored and evaluated the work of clinical specialists to ensure quality patient care.
  • Wrote policies and procedures related to direct patient care.
  • Trained new staff on proper methods for providing direct patient care.
  • Participated in 24-hour on-call rotation to provide support for clinical specialist teams.


Master of Science in Nursing at Brigham Young University, UTSep 2011 - May 2015

Some skills I have learned are time management, how to work in a team, how to communicate with patients, and how to use different technology.


  • Medical Terminology
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Medical Devices
  • Clinical Procedures
  • Clinical Documentation

Mabeline Dordal | (845) 185-4266 | 2134 Willowbrook Lane



Clinical Specialist at Arkansas Children’s Hospital, ARMar 2022 - Present

  • Led a clinical study that resulted in [x] new patients enrolling.
  • Wrote and published [y] scientific papers on findings from research studies.
  • Presented at [z] conferences nationally and internationally on topics related to specialty area.
  • Acted as principal investigator for [a] federally-funded grant projects totaling $[b] in funding over 4 years period.
  • Collaborated with colleagues across departments on developing best practices guidelines that were implemented system wide, resulting in an increase of patient satisfaction ratings by 5%.

Senior Clinical Specialist at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, ARAug 2020 - Jan 2022

  • Led a team of 5 clinical specialists in the development and implementation of new evidence-based care protocols that improved patient outcomes by 15%.
  • Successfully advocated for increased funding for clinical specialist positions, resulting in an additional $1M being allocated to the department’s budget.
  • Trained and mentored 10 new clinical specialists on best practices and protocol adherence.
  • Presented at national conferences on behalf of the department 3 times, increasing visibility of the work being done locally.

Lead Clinical Specialist at Mercy, ARAug 2015 - Jul 2020

  • Led a team of clinical specialists in developing and implementing evidence-based care protocols that improved patient outcomes by X%.
  • Successfully developed and implemented a new training program for clinical specialists that resulted in Y% decrease in staff turnover.
  • Reduced costs associated with waste and rework by Z%.
  • Was recognized as “Employee of the Month” 3 times within 1 year.
  • Received positive feedback from patients on surveys at a rate of A% above the department average.


Master of Science in Nursing at University of ArkansasAug 2011 - May 2015

Some skills I've learned are how to better assess patients, how to better manage my time, and how to better communicate with other health care professionals.


  • Clinical Specialist
  • Medical Terminology
  • Nursing Procedures
  • Patient Assessment
  • EKG Interpretation
  • Cardiac Catheterization
  • Arrhythmia Management