La-Von is a Board Registered Nurse (RN) licensed in the State of Florida, and certified by the American Heart Institute as a BLS, ACLS, PALS and Heart Saver instructor, hence who better to teach critical care classes than someone who is always in the trenches of life to death situations. Her other notable Licensure & Certifications include: BLS, ACLS,PALS, ENLS, CCRN-CMC (Critical Care RN- Cardiac Medicine Certification), CNRN (Certified Neuroscience RN), SCRN (Stroke Certified RN) , PCCN (Progressive Care Certified Nurse), FACCS ( Fundaments of Critical Care Support) and NIHSS (National Institute of Health Stroke Scale).
As the CEO of Matters2TheHeart LLC, she has put together her vast work experience in critical care to offer CPR training to healthcare and non-healthcare professionals. Matters2Theheart LLC also offers CPR Instructor training in the disciplines of BLS, ACLS, PALS and Heartsaver. Her signature Better Business Bootcamp offers business training specifically targeted to start up entrepreneurs as well as to new CPR instructors who are looking to form their own business.
Ms. McPhee-Lopez is currently working as the Clinical Educator for the Medical-Neurosurgical Intensive Care Unit and Stroke Rehab Unit at a large hospital in the Tampa Bay area. Her duties include ensuring that the critical care nurses’ skills are up to date and validated. She is experienced in training, developing and directing staff, and is well known for her preceptor training of new nurses. She also provides lectures and training to assist in the nurses being prepared to take their Med-Surgical, PCCN and CCRN certifications. Ms. McPhee-Lopez offers group and individual training to prepare nurses in sitting and passing the following certifications: CCRN-CMC, CNRN, SCRN , PCCN, FCCS and Med-Surgical.