Sandra Antill, RN
Antill’s experiences in nursing started in surgery. After working in surgery for several years she worked specifically with neuro-surgery patients. She joined SAC in 2005 and has worked as a Quality Assurance Nurse in Outpatient Surgery and the PACU since.
Janet Babcock, RN, BSN
Babcock graduated from West Virginia University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. After graduation she moved to Charlotte, North Carolina. She started her career at Presbyterian Hospital on a post-operative gastrointestinal and neurosurgical floor. She also worked at Carolinas Medical Center in the catheter lab. In 2003 she became a staff nurse at Northcross Surgery Center. Since 2004 Babcock has been a Quality Assurance Nurse for Southeast Anesthesiology Consultants
Rita Brainard, RN
Brainard earned her LPN when she attended Washtenaw Community College in Ypsilanti, Michigan. She worked at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan in the ENT, Ortho and Opthmology Units. Deciding to go back to school to become an RN, she attended Golden West Community College in Huntington Beach, California. While there she worked at Fountain Valley Community Hospital Trauma Center in the teletherapy and ICU units. After receiving her RN degree she worked in the ISU and Trauma units for many hospitals including: Carolinas Medical Center - University Hospital in Charlotte, NC, Lake Forrest Hospital in Illinois, and Northern Illinois Medical Center. Brainard Joined Southeast Anesthesiology Consultants in 1995 as a Quality Assurance Nurse and has been working in with us since then to ensure quality, patient and surgeon satisfaction.
Paula Canipe, RN, BSN, MSN
Paula received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 1988 and her Master of Science in Nursing from Gardner-Webb University in 2010. She started her nursing career at Gaston Memorial Hospital on the neuro/orthropedic unit. She then transferred to the post intensive care unit. The rest of her nursing career has been spent in the PACU and outpatient surgery setting. Paula was the Assistant Facility Director at Cleveland Ambulatory Services, a freestanding outpatient surgery center in Shelby, North Carolina. She came to work at Southeast Anesthesiology Consultants in 2011. Paula is the QA Nurse for Cleveland Regional Medical Center and Cleveland Ambulatory Services.
Paula M. Jordan RN, BSN
Jordan is a Quality Assurance Nurse with Southeast Anesthesiology Consultants. She has over 25 years of nursing experience, earning her BSN at the University of South Carolina in 1973. Prior to joining SAC, she worked as a pediatric nurse for Baptist Hospital in Columbia, South Carolina, a pediatric office in Louisville, Kentucky and a critical care nurse at several hospitals in both North and South Carolina.
Deborah McGovern, RN, BSN
McGovern has worked as a Quality Assurance Nurse for Southeast Anesthesiology Consultants since 1992. Her additional responsibilities include mentoring other nurses. She also acts as a resource and provides in-services at her primary location, Carolinas Medical Center – Main, for the QA nurses, CRNAs and MDs regarding Southeast Anesthesiology Consultants continuous quality improvement process.
Prior to joining SAC, McGovern worked at Carolina’s Medical Center and helped open their Respiratory Intensive Care Unit. She was also the head nurse over a 21 bed medical/surgical ICU unit at CMC Main. McGovern has experience in all units of the hospital most notably surgical, respiratory, neurological, and coronary care.
Adrienne Rothrock, RN, BSN
Rothrock began her career working for Carolinas Healthcare System. She worked in the ICU and RICU (respiratory intensive care unit) for over 13 years before transferring to PACU and one day surgery. Rothrock joined Southeast Anesthesiology Consultants in 2004 as a Quality Assurance Nurse. She works in the pre-op and post-op areas for Northcross Surgery Center.
Rothrock completed her BSN at Clemson University in Clemson, South Carolina.
Helen Sizeland, RN Helen Sizeland is one of the AA Southeast QA Nurses working at Carolinas Medical Center- Main. She joined the Quality team in late July 2017. Helen also worked as a prn QA Nurse with Southeast a few years ago. Helen has been a registered nurse since 1994 when she graduated from Mohawk College in Hamilton, ON.
Helen came to work at Carolinas Medical Center in 1995 and has worked as a registered nurse in various roles through the years including working in PACU and as Assistant Nurse Manager in the Pre-Post Day Hospital Observation Unit at Levine Children’s Hospital.