Ruth Toner has over 20 years of nursing experience and has worked extensively in both acute care and community health settings. She received her Master’s Degree in Community Health Nursing from Valparaiso University. She has a thorough knowledge of the state regulatory requirements for provider organizations serving individuals with intellectual and physical disabilities. Ruth is experienced at customizing nursing consultation services in order to meet both the general needs and state regulations of provider organizations and the individuals that they serve. Contact Ruth if you are interested in nursing consultation services for your organization.
Karen Lilla manages the education department at HCS, developing new courses to meet the community’s ever changing needs. She received her Master’s Degree in Nursing Management and Leadership from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. Karen is the American Heart Association Training Center Coordinator for HCS. An experienced instructor, she teaches CPR and First Aid, Mental Health First Aid, and Medication Administration courses at HCS. Karen adeptly manages the recruitment and orientation of HCS nurse consultants, providing them with technical and clinical support, as well as specific training on state regulatory requirements. Contact Karen if you are interested in becoming a nurse consultant with HCS, if you have questions about any of our courses, or you would like one of our courses presented at your facility.
Janet is responsible for office management, administrative support, and overseeing day-to-day operations. Contact Janet for assistance with course registrations or general questions.
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Ms. Finck lectures throughout Minnesota on a variety of psychiatric and mental health topics. She has extensive experience in community nursing consultation, designing models of nursing care, and developing healthcare policies and procedures. Ms. Finck currently has a private psychotherapy practice through Mental Health Counseling Services.
Steve is responsible for the internal accounting for Health Counseling Services. Contact Steve with billing questions.