Staff Nurses

Patricia A. Baccari RN, CLNC

Patricia has been a Registered Nurse since 1987, with an Associates Degree in Nursing from Erie Community College, New York. She is licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in New York State and Florida. Her background includes: Hospice Nursing, plus 18 years of Medical Intensive Care Unit Nursing, with a background in the Cardiac Care Unit, Trauma/Surgical ICU, Burn Unit, Family Medicine and Ear, Nose and Throat. She has held her certification for Legal Nurse Consultant since 2006. She joined McCumber Daniels in 2008.

Gale R. Decker, RN, BCLNC

Gale has been a Registered Nurse since 1979 with an Associate Degree in Nursing from Polk Community College. She is licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in Florida and Pennsylvania and her background includes acute hospital care in medical/surgical nursing, neurological/neurosurgical nursing, telemetry, and cardiac care. She has worked in hospice care, and LTC/geriatrics. She has extensive experience in Home Health Care, where she started as a field nurse and later worked as an Administrator of a Medicare agency for 5 years. She was a Department Director in medical-surgical/telemetry for over 7 years and worked as a unit director in long term care. Gale has been a Certified Legal Nurse Consultant since 2006 and has been employed with McCumber Daniels since November 2001.

Marina Dobson, RN, CHCQM, CLNC, LHRM

Marina has been a Registered Nurse since 1979 and holds an Associate of Nursing degree from Florida Keys Community College. Her background includes Medical-Surgical, Ophthalmology and Ophthalmic Surgery, Utilization Management, Quality Assurance and Credentialing and Re-credentialing. In 1995 she received her certification in Healthcare Quality and Management and became a Diplomate of the American Board of Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Physicians. She has been a Certified Legal Nurse Consultant since 1999. In 2005 she attended the Florida Institute of Risk Management and became a Licensed Healthcare Risk Manager. She initially came to McCumber, Daniels in 2000 and returned in 2013.