Marisa Ynchausti, RN BSN
Clinical Nurse Manager
Marisa is a US-educated Registered Nurse licensed by the California Board of Registered Nursing. She has been in active practice since 2005 and has devoted the majority of her professional career delivering perioperative care to Gastroenterology patients. Besides providing clinical care, Marisa has assumed various roles in quality assurance and performance improvement, risk management, infection control, project management for electronic health record (EHR) implementation, and survey readiness for CMS, The Joint Commission, and HFAP certification and accreditation. A staunch proponent of health, wellness, and disease prevention, Marisa has precepted innumerable nursing students and graduates who have quickly joined the ranks of impassioned nurses in the ever-expanding field of Gastroenterology. She is a member of SGNA and AORN.
Fun Facts: Marisa holds a double Bachelor's degree in Economics and Nursing, and graduated at the top of her class on full scholarships. Prior to Nursing, she assumed notable positions in government economic policy planning and consumer market research in US multinational companies in the Philippines. During her personal time, Marisa enjoys trying out new recipes, browsing coffee table books of heritage homes, playing favorite classical and contemporary music on the piano, tending to container gardens, discovering scenic hiking spots and quaint coffee shops with her family, and simply relaxing with a good biography, leadership, or Christian book while sipping tea.