Recognized as the authority in infusion therapy, Central Florida INS is dedicated to exceeding the public’s expectations of excellence by setting the standard for infusion care.
Providing clinical excellence in Central Florida through innovative and continuous education that promotes awareness of new strategies in IV nursing.
Central Florida Infusion Nurses Society is a continuing education provider approved by the Florida Board of Registered Nursing Provider #50-5535.
Diane has been a Registered Nurse for more than 30 years. She is active in many organizations including INS and AVA. She currently works for the Clinician Exchange and runs her own education business from her home in The Villages. Her work experience includes roles in acute care, home care, education and industry. She holds both the CRNI and VA-BC certifications.
Jodi is currently the manager of the vascular access team at Leesburg Medical Center. She holds both the CRNI and VA-BC national certifications. Jodi has held board positions in the past for local ONS and AVA networks, and is a past president of FLAVAN.
Matthew is currently on the Vascular access team at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Women and Children. He holds the VA-BC certification and is active in AVA as well as INS.
The role of president is a 2 year commitment, the first as President, the last as Presidential Advisor. The president shall direct all business and educational meetings of the chapter and serve as chair of the chapter Board of Directors. The chapter president is responsible for coordinating the submission all reports to the national INS office annually. The president is responsible for ensuring the INS national office is updated on upcoming meetings, initiatives and for representing INS in the community, fostering INS’ commitment to excellence by serving the membership and the infusion community to the best of her or his ability.
The secretary is responsible for all chapter correspondence, and communication making all members aware of chapter meetings and activities. The secretary maintains and submits the chapter membership list to the INS national office. The secretary also keeps minutes of all meetings.
The treasurer handles all of the financial affairs of the chapter, helps to create the chapter’s budget, manages the chapter’s bank account, prepares the annual financial reports to submit to the INS national office, and authorizes payments of bills owed by the chapter.