Our People – Meet Our Team
As with PDRE, Replenish 360 is steadfast in maintaining a positive and respectful work environment that values diversity among its constituents and upholding our company code of ethics and core values, where everyone has the chance to reach their peak potential.
We will also regularly request feedback from our employees, customers, and volunteers to assess how we are living up to our code of ethics and core values.
Our constituents are given all of the opportunities to succeed in a foundation based on our non-discrimination policy. We prohibit discrimination against and harassment of any employee, any applicant for employment, customers, and volunteers because of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, age, veteran status, disability or other merit and non-merit criteria.
Ryan Nuqui, MD
Founder & Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
WORK EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS: Dr. Nuqui has always aspired to be an MD and then eventually start medically relevant business ventures, such as the acclaimed Intravenous (IV) Hydration Therapy and Wellness Clinic Replenish 360 A Division of PDRE LLC (R360), and be a part-time healthcare educator. He is also the Owner & Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Palm Desert Resuscitation Education LLC (PDRE LLC), an AHA Regional Faculty for the State of California (CA) and Nevada (NV), and a Leader in Multidisciplinary American Heart Association (AHA) Education, Development, and Regulation in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). In addition, he is also an American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) Instructor Mentor, a STABLE Instructor, and instructor of other advanced healthcare courses. He is still currently involved in some clinical and non-clinical associations in outpatient medical settings in Palm Desert, Redlands, Hemet, Rancho Cucamonga, Lake Forest, and Claremont, CA providing support to successfully grow medical groups and independent physician associations (IPAs) in Psychiatry and Internal Medicine as an associate clinical administrator, manager and chief super-user/IT for some of the company’s electronic health record programs. As a businessman and entrepreneur, Dr. Nuqui is also the Founder, Medical Director, and CEO for Southern California Nursing Academy, Inc. in Palm Desert, CA and currently has future projects in other health and wellness related companies, such as those in intravenous hydration therapy and anti-aging programs in facial aesthetics and cosmetics. He is Replenish 360’s Founder and CEO as well as Allure A Medically Directed Spa’s Co-Founder, CEO, and Administrator/Manager.
Aaron Smith, MD
WORK EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS: Once he completed his licensure and board certification in Internal Medicine (American Board of Internal Medicine, ABIM), Dr. Smith became a Hospitalist for CEP America and now works in the underserved areas of Northern California, including the Central and San Joaquin Valleys. He has worked for and practiced at Adventist Health and Dignity Health in Northern California among some of the community and private hospital systems he has been privileged and affiliated with. His interests are in critical care medicine, critical care ultra sound, airway management, academic medicine, and especially cosmetics and facial esthetics. Dr. Smith is the President of Palm Desert Resuscitation Education LLC (PDRE), the Medical Director of Replenish 360 A Division of PDRE LLC (R360), as well as Allure, A Medically Directed Spa’s Co-Founder, Principal Owner, and Medical Director. He is a proud member of the American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE). In addition, since he also enjoys admitting and treating patients in the emergency department, critical care units, and working with acutely ill patients, he enjoys high-quality critical care teaching as part-time American Heart Association (AHA) ACLS instructor at PDRE. Moreover, he has extended his passion for teaching medicine by creating PDRE’s affiliate HighYieldReview for ABIM and Physician Board Review Courses which includes MEDucation; Blogs; High Yield Review in Pulmonary and Critical Care, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Endocrinology, Neurology, Rheumatology, Hematology/Oncology, and Infectious Disease; and the Art of Medicine, Medicine Origins, History, and Lore.
RN, CEP, CPT, Health & Wellness Coach
WORK EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS: Louise’s career ranges from founder and director of a successful fitness company to manager of a rapidly expanding inpatient/outpatient department. Although the Emergency department was where she spent most of her career, her other areas of expertise are Cardiac Rehabilitation,Post Anesthesia Care Unit, Outpatient Surgery, Manager & Coordinator In-Vitro Fertilization, Labor and Delivery and Pediatrics. Replenish 360 is proud to have Mrs. Rankin one of Replenish 360’s Wellness Team Member and Senior/Charge Medical Staff.
RN, BSN, CCRN-CSC
WORK EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS: Mr. Kevin Ergina is a highly driven licensed intensive care registered nurse looking to further his nursing scope of practice in the field of advanced practice nurse anesthesia. He is currently a Kaiser Fontana Medical Center Cardiothoracic ICU Staff Nurse and has been employed here since April 2015. He has been a Staff Nurse, Resource Nurse, Relief Charge, Code Blue Response Team, and Preceptor since starting his nursing career on July 2013. He is our exceptional and passionate Charge Registered Nurse at Replenish 360. Kevin is also currently enrolled in Georgetown University’s Doctoral-Level Nurse Anesthesia Program in Washington D.C in the School of Nursing and Health Studies. Georgetown University’s Doctoral-Level Nurse Anesthesia Program is now a Doctoral-Level program. Find more information here
Erin Sparling Broccolo
WORK EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS: Ms. Erin has wide ranging clinical nursing and educator experiences. As an entrepreneur Personnel Services Contracted RN/Forensic Phlebotomist from 1995 to 1996 providing Forensic Phlebotomy Services to contracted governmental agencies such as Police, Sheriff, and Parks Department on an on-call basis; from 1996 to 2006, she was a Registered Nurse in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit who functioned to provide nursing care using the nursing process and critical thinking skills in a multidisciplinary framework to critically ill adult patients in a high acuity level 2 trauma center; at Chaffey College/Arrowhead Regional Medical Center in 2009, she provided clinical instruction as adjunct faculty for Chaffey College 4th semester critical care rotation (NUR44), through collaborative agreement; from 2006 to 2013, she was a Critical Care Clinical Nurse Educator at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center evaluating learning needs for Regional Burn Unit, Surgical Intensive Care Unit and Medical Intensive Care Unit; as an Education Department Manager at Desert Regional Medical Center from 2013 to 2015, she reopened the vacant education department, updated and managed nursing orientation for all incoming nurses twice monthly, including computer training as well as provided specialized education pertinent to specialty areas such as the Join and Spine Pavilion, Neurotrauma Pavilion, and Progressive Care Units; and current licensed California Registered Nurse in the Critical Care Unit and Rapid Response Team (RRT) at Desert Regional Medical Center from 2015 to the present planning, assessing, implementing, and evaluating interventions in the care of the critically ill neurologic, neurosurgical, trauma, general medical surgical and cardiac patients. She has certifications in Certified Neuroscience Registered Nurse (CNRN 2001 to 2012), Certified Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN 2003 to 2015), Society of Critical Care Medicine Fundamental Critical Care Support (FCCS 2011 to 2013), NIH Stroke Scale (2008 to 2017), End of Life Nursing Education Consortium Palliative care Trainer (2009), ACLS Instructor (2001 to 2003; 2007 to 2013), ACLS Provider (1996 to 2017), and BLS Provider (1996 to 2018). She has numerous experiences in staff development, guest lecturer in committees and activities, leadership positions, and member of the American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE), Society of Critical Care Medicine, American Association of Critical Care Nurses, American Association of Neuroscience Nurses, World Federation of Neuroscience Nurses, Organization of Healthcare Educators, Sigma Theta Tau, and California Nurses Association. She is one of our remarkable and skilled R360 Charge Nurses who is able to cater to your IV hydration needs and other wellness services.
WORK EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS: Ms. Kathy is compassionate and dedicated license Registered Nurse with 10 years of nursing experience as well as 9 years of Military experience as a Surgical Scrub and Medic in the U.S. Army. She has been a Staff Nurse at John F. Kennedy Medical Hospital in the Emergency Department from 2007 to 2010 and Intensive Care Unite from 2010 to 2015. She is presently a Staff Nurse at Desert Regional Medical Center in the Intensive Care Unit. She has experiences in cardiac balloon pump, impella and open heart nurse, ventilator care, telemetry, intravenous therapy, phlebotomy, Mediport, PICC line and Central line competent, ER procedures, ICU/CICU/MICU/TICU/NICU care. She is able to demonstrate the ability to forge, lead, and motivate outside the healthcare team that provide top-quality patient care.
Ceasar C. Garcia
EMT-P, R360 Medical Team
WORK EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS: He is a Student Athletic Trainer since 2007 for the Central Union High School District and Stand-By EMT for the San Jose city College Women’s Volleyball and Men’s Football Team. As a licensed California EMT/Paramedic, he worked for Abengoa Inc. from 2013 to 2014 and then at the Premier Movie Productions as an On-set Paramedic for the 2016 Future World Movie, which is in post-production, starring James Franco. He is one of our fabulous R360 Medical Team who is able to cater to your IV hydration needs and other wellness services.
Anselmo Jesus Montez
PDRE Coordinator and R360 Team Member
WORK EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS: As a Health Career Connections Intern in the Raices Cultura in 2013, Anselmo has been able to lead quarter fundraising efforts for the annual Dia De los Muertos events, which raised $15,000 and has helped him build relationships with local community organizations to highlight the need for the Boys andMen of color Initiative. He then became a Research Assistant at the UC Riverside School of Medicine Center for health communities from 2015 to 2016, working with the researchers to collect data on substance abuse and coding research results using MAXQDA10. From 2016 to 2017, he became a Bilingual Care Coach and Health Educator at the Rite Aid Health Alliance Program to mentor and guide individuals with chronic medical conditions (i.e., diabetes, cholesterol, high blood pressure, and heart failure) and smoking cessation to help patients better understand their condition and provide them with programs/resources available to them in order to improve their health. He is currently our excellent and exceptional PDRE Coordinator and R360 Team Member.
PDRE and R360 Social Media and Graphic Design
WORK EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS: Chelsea has been an Intern/LA76 Strategic Designer in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico for designing flyers and social medial and PR campaigns, writing and editing. She has expertise in writing, branding, graphic design, web design, photography, social media management, and customer service. She adept in Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop computer programs and software. Her greatest strength is her ability to communicate messages both verbally and visually. She is currently working with PDRE and R360’s Social Media and Graphic Design operations.