Kathleen is a wife, mother of 3 grown children, an LPN since 2008 and an entrepreneur. She eagerly continued her professional development with advanced certifications with Honors in Orthopedics, Wound Management and Foot Care.
In addition, in her past life, she enjoyed working in social work, retail/medical sales, ED of various organizations and more. Her passion and diverse history of success for meeting unmet needs in the community, combined with her education and managerial experience has positioned her for success in the creation of her company, Accelerated Cast Clinic & Limb Preservation Centre.
Kathleen is driven daily to assist her local community in the reduction of ER wait times, innovative treatments for wound, foot and fracture care and the improvement of patient outcomes in health care. In 2019, Kathleen was contracted as Curriculum Developer and Theory Instructor for the new Foot Care Program at Norquest College and she continues to be a member in good standing with College of Licensed Practical Nurses of Alberta, Wounds Canada, Canadian Association of Foot Care Nurses. License #30027
- Honors with Distinction in Wound Management, MacEwan University – 2017
- Jason Lang Scholarship – Awarded by the Ministry for Advanced Education for Exceptional Academic Excellence, Norquest College -2008
- Dr. Herman and Elly deJongh Practical Nurse Program Award -Excellence in Clinical Practice, Norquest College-2008
Jessica will be the cheery smile you see when you walk in the door or may hear when you call on the phone. Owning the role of Administrative Assistant and being certified to fit clients with mobility equipment, Jessica will be either a large part of your visit or a small one, but always tries her best to make it an enjoyable one. Previously working in Medical Transcription, she threw in that towel to join the Accelerated team in October 2017 and has never looked back. In those 3 years, she has experienced both intellectual growth and emotional growth. Working side by side with her coworkers, being part of a friendly, encouraging work environment, Jessica has had the opportunity to meet many new people, share a laugh with them, and be amazed alongside them at their results. Blissfully optimistic, she looks forward to meeting and helping every single one of you!
Michayla joined our team in August 2019 as a certified Medical Office & Health Unit Coordinator. She has been an integral part of our team with her strong organizational skills, professionalism and outgoing personality. She is also certified to fit mobility equipment and always finds a way to ensure our clients are provided with personalized service and leave with a smile on their face. Our clients enjoy her sense of humor and attention to detail in every aspect of their visit to our clinic.
Kerissa joined our team in January of 2019 as a contracted Social Media and Marketing Manager to help us communicate effectively our message and services to the community and the world. Her professionalism, expertise in “all things online” allow us to focus on providing the highest level of service and results to our clients, while she and her company worry about the rest! She has become an integral part of our team and family at Accelerated and we are forever grateful for her services.