Amber Sloat, RN, works with the Care Continuum Team at St. Joseph Healthcare in Bangor, ME. Amber has over 14 years of nursing experience. Most of her career has been spent in cardiopulmonary care, including several years as lead nurse of St. Joseph Hospital’s cardiology department. She now serves as a care transition nurse and works to decrease hospital readmissions, improve communication across the continuum, connect patients to needed resources, and ensure safe patient discharge planning. She was among the first clinicians at St. Joseph to use and help to build out the use of analytics for care management and has been instrumental in its adoption in the hospital. She also participates in ongoing clinical advancement projects, most recently those aimed at improving outcomes for patients with CHF and diabetes. Amber holds a bachelor’s in nursing from Husson University.