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Curriculum Vitae of Owner/Director:

Andrea France, RN, CNAE, CLNC®, WCC

Professional Experience

  Butler and Associates (2006-present) Owner/Director

  • CPR/First-Aid Training to businesses and community organizations
  • Recertification of nursing assistants
  • Legal nurse consulting services
  • Survey Readiness Training
  • Customer Service Training
  • Teambuilding
  • Documentation/Care plan training

Spoon River College (2012-present)
23235 North County 22 Canton, IL 61520
Certified Nursing Assistant Instructor

Culbertson Memorial Hospital (2014-present)
238 S. Congress Rushville, Il 62681
Wound Clinic Staff Nurse

Lincoln Land Community College (2012-present)
109 White Pine Lane Beardstown, Il 62618
Certified Nursing Assistant Instructor

Heritage Health (2012-2015)
8306 St. Lukes Dr, Beardstown, Il 62618
Staff Nurse

Heartland Healthcare of Canton (2010-2012)
2081 North Main Canton, Il 61520
Director of Care Delivery/Certified Wound Nurse

  • Assisted Director of Nursing with management of resident care in 80 bed Rehabilitation/Long term care facility
  • Assisted Director of Nursing in supervision and education of nursing staff
  • Managed wound care for residents

Carl Sandburg College (2009-2010)
2400 Tom Wilson Blvd Galesburg, Il 61401
Certified Nursing Assistant Instructor

Proctor Hospital (2006-2010) 5401 North Knoxville Peoria, IL 61614

  • Served as a team leader in the Family Maternity Center, providing nursing assessment and care for post-partum, neonatal, and gynecological patients
  • Educated patients and caregivers on the issues related to their healthcare needs

Spoon River Home Health Services (1994 to 2006)
332 Fort St. Farmington, IL 61531
Field Staff

  • Conducted skilled nursing visits as scheduled
  • Provided skilled assessment, education, and nursing care as ordered
  • Reported client concerns to nursing supervisor

Case Manager

  • Provided nursing care for geriatric and pediatric clients from admission to discharge
  • Conducted nursing assessment for Medicare, Medicaid, and Private Pay clients
  • Developed , implemented, evaluated, and revised client care plans
  • Educated clients and caregivers on healthcare issues relating to their homecare needs
  • Communicated with physicians, therapists, and ancillary care providers to ensure coordination and continuity of care
  • Assisted with Quality Assurance issues
  • Supervised Certified Nursing Assistants and Licensed Practical Nurses on the care team
  • Performed regular Medical Record Audits to ensure compliance with Medicare, Medicaid, and Illinois Department of Public Health regulations
  • Participated in and conducted in-services for nursing staff

Nursing Supervisor

  • Assigned nursing visits per physician order
  • Supervised nursing personnel
  • Communicated with clients and caregivers to ensure quality of care
  • Facilitated discussions with employees to resolve conflicts and create a productive working environment
  • Conducted interviews for employee candidates
  • Managed nursing staff
  • Conducted referral intakes and screenings of potential clients
  • Ensured audits of medical records were completed by appropriate nursing personnel
  • Named Acting Administrator during Administrator absence

Certified Nursing Assistant Educator

  • Instructor for Certified Nursing Assistant Program, 11/1995-2/1997
  • Lead Instructor for Certified Nursing Assistant Program, 9/2002-3/2006

Director of Education and Training, 9/2003-3/2006

  • Designed  curriculum for Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program
  • Completed and submitted master schedule per IDPH guidelines
  • Established and maintained clinical sites, establishing excellent relationships with clinical facility administration and faculty
  • Developed Student handbook and application criteria
  • Dealt with a variety of disciplinary issues concerning student conduct
  • Conducted  in-services Certified Nursing Assistants
  • Conducted documentation training sessions for nursing personnel
  • Assisted with development of Nursing Orientation Program
  • Participated in orientation of nursing personnel to nursing visits and nursing management in office setting
  • Coordinated and instructed CPR certification and recertification classes for staff, schools, outside facilities, and community organizations

Proctor Hospital (1990-1994)
5401 North Knoxville Peoria, IL 61614

  • Served as a team leader in the Family Maternity Center, providing nursing assessment and care for post-partum, neonatal, and gynecological patients
  • Educated patients and caregivers on the issues related to their healthcare needs
  • Served as night shift charge nurse in mother- baby unit of Family Maternity Center

St. Johns Hospital (1986-1988) 800 East Carpenter Springfield IL 62701

  • Provided nursing assessment and care for post-partum and high risk ante-partum patients

Illinois Registered Professional Nurse (RN) May 1986
License # 041-23698



Andrea France, RN, CNAE, CLNC®, WCC
Owner/Director, Butler & Associates


  • 1986 Diploma Registered Nurse
    Graham Hospital School of Nursing
    Canton, IL 6152
  • 1995 Certified Nurse Aide Educator
    Lincoln Land Community College
    Springfield, IL 62794-9256
  • 2003 American Heart Association BLS Instructor
    Methodist Medical Center
    Peoria, Illinois61636-0002
  • 2006 Certified Legal Nurse Consultant
    Vickie Milazzo Institute
    Houston, TX  77005-2448
  • 2011 Certified Wound Nurse
    Wound Care Education Institute
    Plainfield, Il 60585

Professional Memberships

  • Certified Nurse Aide Educators Association of Illinois (central region) Vice President 2015
  • National Alliance of Certified Legal Nurse Consultants
  • American Heart Association Instructor Network
  • National Alliance of Wound Care
  • Illinois Pioneer Coalition
Community Activities
  • Leader of junior and senior high youth group (1999-2009)
  • Coordinator of fundraisers to support youth activities (1999-2009)
  • Community leader for local Students With Advocacy Training Group (2002-2007)
  • Spoon River Valley PTO Volunteer Coordinator (2005-2006
  • Illinois Commission on Volunteerism and Community Service Certificate of Appreciation
  • Friends of Spoon River Valley School District Award





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