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Professional Summary
Registered Nurse with 3+ years experience in clinical settings providing nursing care to diverse populations.Three years of basic screening, diagnostic treatment and rehabilitative and supportive services as a member of a primary health care team. Self-motivated with proven organizational and medical skills. Comfortable using EMR systems. CPR certified.
Skills
  • Sensitive to cultural diversity
  • Excellent work ethic
  • Extensive knowledge of medical terminology
  • Can use Microsoft Office Outlook, Word and Excel confidently.
  • Remain calm under stressful situations
  • Conflict resolution
  • Hospice and palliative care experience
  • Patient evaluation/intervention
  • Able to learn quickly
  • Ability to prioritize and organize a heavy workload
  • Aware of the rules and regulations relating to medical documentation
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong verbal communication
  • Patient/family focused
  • Thorough physical assessments
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Professional bedside manner
Work History
Registered Nurse 10/2015 to Current
Allegiance Health Hospice Home Jackson, MI
  • Developed and implemented nursing care plans.
  • Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care.
  • Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of individuals participating in clinical trials.
  • Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens.
  • Provided all daily living tasks to enhance quality of life for elderly patients.
  • Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Dementia, Diabetes, Cancer, and Alzheimer's
  • Ensured HIPAA compliance.
Registered Nurse 01/2015 to 10/2015
Allegiance Health Jackson, MI
  • Supervise the care of patients at the end of life.
  • Supervise patient care team.
  • Delegate to and collaborate with other members of the health system as appropriate in coordinating patient care.
  • Oversee the delivery of care to the patient and ensure that my team is following established protocols by standard and operating within appropriate scope of practice.
  • Provide comfort, education, and support to patients and their families January 2015 to Supervise the care of patients with a variety of medical problems including: stroke, heart attack, alcohol and drug withdrawals, post-surgery.
  • Supervise patient care team.
  • Delegate to and collaborate with other members of the health system as appropriate in coordinating patient care.
  • Oversee the delivery of care to the patient and ensure that my team is following established protocols by standard and operating within appropriate scope of practice.
  • Provide patient education in self-care and management of their disease state.
Registered Nurse 04/2013 to 01/2015
Arbor Manor Rehab and Nursing Care St Spring Arbor, MI
  • Oversaw care of patients with a variety of medical problems including: postoperative orthopedic, stroke,.
  • Provide direct care to residents.
  • Supervise the general operation of assigned unit.
  • Participate in resident's care conferences.
  • Monitor resident's blood sugars.
  • Monitor residents' conditions.
  • Administer medications.
  • Develop individualized care plans.
  • Collaborate with the Doctor, Therapist, and Social Worker to provide the best care possible.
  • Comply with processes and procedures to maintain safe, clean, controlled and compliant work environment.
Laboratory Technician / Secretary 01/2009 to 05/2013
Jackson County Health Department Jackson, MI
  • Answered queries on general information related to health care needs.
  • Received urine and blood samples and forwarded to state laboratories.
  • Performed standardized lab tests.
  • Cleaned and sterilized lab equipment.
  • Ensured that all medical samples were correctly labeled.
  • Prepared required monthly reports.
  • Maintained a clean reception area to show a professional image.
  • Accurately collected information and personal details about patients.
Lifespan A Community Service
Penn Chiropractic Clinic
Education
Associates Degree: Nursing May 2014 KELLOGG COMMUNITY COLLEGE - Battle Creek, Michigan Nursing
Pre-nursing December 2010 JACKSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE - Jackson Spanish Language
Pre nursing: Nursing August 2006 LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE - Lansing, MI Nursing
General Education May 2005 CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY - Grand Rapids, MI. General Education
Additional Information
  • CERTIFICATES: State of Michigan license Registered Nurse State of Michigan license Practical Nurse American Heart Association, Child, Adult CPR/ AED
Certifications
State of Michigan license Registered Nurse                                                
State of Michigan license Practical Nurse                                            
American Heart Association, Child, Adult CPR/ AED                                                
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Professional Summary

A licensed Family Nurse Practitioner with 15 years of hospital and 8 years acute care nursing experience. Looking for a position that involves significant work in primary care or specialized care areas.

Skills
  • Skilled cardiac care nurse
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
  • Computerized charting specialist -EPIC, NextGen, and McKesson


  • Critical evaluation of heart failure patients, MI, and pacemaker  managed complex medication/treatment regimens
  • Diabetes and nutrition treatments
  • Preceptor
Education
Associate of Science: Nursing, 2010
Lutheran School of Nursing - Saint Louis, MO
Nursing
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, 2012
Maryville University - Saint Louis
Graduated Magna Cum Laude
Master of Science: Family Nurse Practitioner, 2017
University of Central Missouri - Warrensburg, MO

Completed 855 clinical hours as a student family nurse practitioner

PRACTICUM EXPERIENCE IN MSN PROGRAM

SSM Health Urgent Care (Summer 2014/Spring 2015/Spring 2017)

  • assessing, evaluating and diagnosing acute care issues in a urgent care setting
  • provided urgent and ongoing care to patients with injuries such as sprains, strains and fractures
  • provided sports physicals for childhood to adolescent population.

Hahn & Associates OB/GYN (Spring 16)

  • assessment and pelvic exams of women from puberty to geriatric ages on education of routine care and ways to improve overall health
  • assessment and prenatal care provided on pregnant women.

Esse Health - Jerome Williams Internal Medicine Clinic (Spring 2017)

  • provided primary care for a variety of acute and chronic health conditions in patients young adult to geriatric population
  • under the supervision of a provider, coordinated referrals to specialist when appropriate
  • instruct and educate patients young adult to geriatric population on their physical health and conditions, treatment options and medications and encouraging patient participation in developing a plan of care

Mercy Pediatric Clinic-Piper Hill (Fall 2017)

  • provided physical assessment of children newborn to young adult population
  • provided care and education for patients with various diagnoses such as streptococcal pharyngitis, otitis media and externa, and influenza
Work History
Adjunct Faculty Instructor, 08/2019 to Current
Saint Louis University St Louis, MO
  • Collaborated with other faculty members to review data and develop instructional strategies to address student learning objectives
  • Implemented and optimized new curriculum and day-to-day instruction to align educational strategies with industry best practices
  • Reviewed class and student records to look for areas in need of improvement and implement plans of action
  • Defined and articulated learning outcomes, including measurements, performance metrics and changes to improve student learning
  • Initiated new learning methods, promoting total student comprehension while curbing learning time
  • Created and implemented written and oral assessments
  • Created guides and course materials to reiterate lecture information and help students
Nurse Practitioner Home Evaluator, 02/2019 to Current
Signify Health St Louis, Missouri
  • Complete health assessments on Medicare patients utilizing provided assessment tools
  • Discussed plan of care with patients and explained test results and proper use of medications to patients and family members
  • Accurately noted patient medical history, applicable test results and vitals into medical records
  • Explained medications and side effects to patients, family members and caregivers
  • Formulated lists of current and past medical conditions
  • Assessed patients to determine individual needs and develop care plans in coordination with multidisciplinary healthcare professionals, including physicians, case managers and social workers
Registered Nurse, 01/2011 to Current
DePaul Health Center Bridgeton, MO
  • Developed and maintained quality care systems and standards, including but not limited to, creating and improving medical protocols/guidelines
  • Monitored post-op vitals, set up PCA, fluids, reviewed post-op orders and orient patients to unit
  • Actively participated in unit-based Quality Assurance Program
  • Sound, ethical and independent decision-making ability consistent with medical protocols
  • Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments
  • Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through a team nursing process covering 3-5 high acuity patients per shift
  • Treated patients with chronic and acute health problems such as MI, arrhythmias, cardiomyopathy, post percutaneous coronary intervention care, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) care, asthma, COPD and pneumonia
  • Strong leader for nursing personnel assigned to the unit/shift
  • Served as Clinical Support Nurse/Charge Nurse on a 26 bed unit
Certifications
  • Registered Nurse in Missouri, License number 174, 2021
  • Certified Nurse Practitioner in Missouri,
  • Registered Nurse in Illinois, License number 06, 2020
  • Certified Nurse Practitioner in Illinois, 51
  • Current American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Certification F1
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification 2017 to 2020
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification 2017 to 2020
Affiliations
  • American Nurses Association (ANA) Member
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) member
  • Missouri Nurses Association (MONA) member
  • St. Louis Nurses in Advanced Practice (SNAP) member
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Professional Summary
  • Acute care experience (medical surgical/telemetry and IMC floor)
  • Experience as a charge nurse/supervisor in a skilled nursing facility
  • Proficient at patient education and medication administration.
  • Expertise in IV insertion, charting and assessment.
  • Good leadership and interpersonal skills.
  • Good in time management
  • DAISY Award Honoree
Licensure and Certifications
  • Registered Nurse in Nevada State Board of Nursing
  • ACLS
  • BLS for Healthcare Providers (CPR and AED) certified by the American Heart Association
Education
Bachelor of Science: Nursing 2016 University of Santo Tomas (UST) - Espana Blvd, Sampaloc, Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
Work History
Registered Nurse 05/2019 to Current
Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center Las Vegas, NV
  • Works in an intermediate care unit in the hospital. Also called the progressive care unit, step-down unit or transitional care unit. It is an intermediary step between ICU and a med/surg floor.
  • Takes care of patient with tracheostomy and on ventilator support, patients on cardiac drip due to certain heart dysrhythmias, unstable patients post cath lab and any other patients who needs higher level of care.
Registered Nurse 05/2018 to 05/2019
Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center. Las Vegas, NV
  • Performed emergency interventions and continually monitored patient vitals.
  • Medicated patients intravenously, rectally, orally, subcutaneously and via intramuscular injections while maintaining personalized treatment plans.
  • Developed and implemented nursing care plans.
  • Managed care for post-operative patients.
  • Educated and worked with patients to help them navigate the healthcare system and adhere to their care plan.
  • Strived to improve patient care, satisfaction and safety
  • Coordinated patient care with hospital standards.
  • Trained family members in how to care for patients and manage individual conditions.
Night Shift Charge Nurse/ Supervisor 09/2017 to 05/2018
Silver Ridge Healthcare Center Las Vegas, NV
  • Supervise and support nursing staff, while also treating a limited number of patients.
  • Directing the admission, discharge and general flow of patients; assigning nurses and support staff to patients.
  • Maintaining a high level of patient care, evaluating other nurses and acting as an educational resource for nurses.
  • Flexible and are able to  prioritize and adapt during emergencies.
  • Ability to lead and motivate others by offering empathy , advice,  and positive reinforcement 
  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability..
Registered Nurse /Floor nurse 03/2017 to 09/2017
Silver Ridge Healthcare Center Las Vegas, Nevada, United States


  • Provides nursing care to patients who are on the ventilator unit.
  • Pharmacological and non-pharmacological management and treatment of various disorders and diseases.
  • Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care especially those on the short-term rehabilitation unit 
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams.
  • Provided all daily living tasks to enhance quality of life for elderly patients.
  • Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Dementia, Diabetes, Cancer, Alzheimer's disease.
Case Manager/Registered Nurse 10/2017 to 01/2018
Rhythm of Life Hospice Care Las Vegas, NV
  • Manages  pain and other symptoms, provide support to patients and families and assist in the process of death with dignity.
  • Orders supplies  and obtain the necessary equipment to care for the patient at home /group home,  and ensure medications are available
  • Perform patient assessments, and create a plan of care  for all professional caregivers to follow.
RN 01/2019 to Current
Alta Care Home Health Las Vegas, NV
  • Documented patient information obtained from interviews concerning symptoms, medications and prior treatment.
  • Informed patients and families of effective treatment options and at-home care strategies, enhancing long-term outcomes.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle management. 
Affiliations

UST College of Nursing Commission on Elections A.Y. 2015-2016- Deputy Head

UST Medical Missions, Incorporated- Nursing group A.Y. 2014-2016- Member

UST Red Cross Youth Council Nursing Unit A.Y. 2014-2016- Member

UST College of Nursing Varsity Council A.Y. 2012-2015

  • Women's Swimming Team Captain (2013-2014)
  • Women's Nursing Basketball Team member (2014-2015)
UST College of Nursing Central Board of Students A.Y 2015-2016- Staffer
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Professional Summary

Spanish/English speaking professional with over 10 years experience as an effective advocate for patients. Experienced Registered with strong clinical and people skills. Professionally trained RN with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for wide variety of patients with diverse needs. Dynamic Critical Care Registered Nurse with 10 years of experience. Adept at collaborating with interdisciplinary medical teams. Dedicated to delivering best-in-class patient care and individualized plans for families and patients.

Skills
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • AED, Automated External Defibrillator
  • ACLS, Advance Cardiac Life Support
  • CPR, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • Neurology awareness: NIHSS National Institute Health Stroke Scale.
  • PALS, Pediatric Advance Life Support
  • Preceptor
  • High level of autonomy
  • Patient evaluation/intervention
  • Qualified critical care nurse
  • Problem resolution capability
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Adept at prioritizing/managing deadlines
  • Thorough physical assessments
  • Patient positioning competency
  • Management of Intubated patients
  • Tracheotomy care
  • Insulin medication assistance
  • Medical laboratory procedures professional
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Venipuncture/blood draw expert
  • Chest pain management expert
Work History
Saint Agnes Medical Center Registered Nurse III, Float Pool | Fresno, CA | March 2018 - Current
  • Conducted ongoing monitoring and evaluations of behaviors and conditions, and updated clinical supervisors with current information.
  • Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, including treatment, medications and IVs administered, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Educated family members and caregivers on patient care instructions.
  • Participated in education activities, including evidence-based practice project implementation, nursing competency development and nursing simulation activities.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Provided direct patient care, stabilized patients and determined next course of action.
  • Followed all personal and health data procedures to effectively comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Promoted patient and family comfort during challenging recoveries to enhance healing and eliminate non-compliance problems.
  • Partnered with physicians, social workers, activity therapists, nutritionists and case managers to develop and implement individualized care plans and documented all patient interactions and interventions in electronic charting systems.
  • Quickly responded to situations impacting safety and security to unit, actualizing crisis prevention interventions to control and de-escalate situations.
  • Managed patients recovering from medical or surgical procedures, including facilitating wound care, ostomy care, pressure ulcer prevention and pain management.
Community Regional Medical Center Critical Care Registered Nurse | Fresno, CA | March 2009 - March 2018
  • Float RN, Assigned to all units of hospital to include multiple intensive care units. They are as follows: Neurology Intensive Care Unit, Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit( CV ICU), Medical Intensive Care Unit, Burns Intensive Care Unit and Trauma Intensive Care Unit, in addition to Emergency Room also to include Critical Care.
  • Crisis Registered Nurse
  • Crisis Registered Nurse, Lead RN for the Rapid Response Team also known as Code Blue Team, to administer advance cardiac drugs for resuscitation and intubation during cardiopulmonary arrest.
  • Use of Zoll-Cardiac Resuscitation Device
  • Recognizes Cardiac Rhythms
  • Crisis Registered Nurse: Resource for hospital RN\\'s in need of assistance and further critical care assessment during an acute onset of change in patients status or a worsening of condition.
  • Maintained all confidential personnel files, license and CPR compliance records. CPR, ACLS, PALS, NIHSS.
  • Assessed need for, ordered, obtained and interpreted appropriate lab tests.
  • Chronic patient care in med-surg unit, adeptly handling all aspects of treatment from medication to wound care to monitoring for 2-4 patients per shift.
  • Primary care, assessment and evaluation of pediatric patients.
  • Pharmacological and non-pharmacological management and treatment of various disorders and diseases.
  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.
  • Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge.
  • Performed lab tests and communicated results.
  • Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans.
  • Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care.
  • Closely monitored acute conditions.
  • Managed patients with chronic and acute health problems such as MI, arrhythmias, asthma, COPD and pneumonia.
  • Ensured HIPAA compliance.
  • Developed and implemented nursing care plans.
  • Developed patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations and nursing diagnoses.
  • Documented patient information obtained from interviews.
  • Performed basic physical assessments of newborns and infants.
  • Delegated staff nurse duties.
  • Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens.
  • Followed infection control procedures.
  • Assisted patients with daily functions.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing.
  • Measured urine and delivered specimens to lab.
  • Provided all daily living tasks to enhance quality of life for elderly patients.
Education
Associate of Science Nursing Fresno City College Fresno, CA | 2008
Certifications
  • Registered Nurse in CA
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification,2018
  • PALS - Pediatric Advanced Life Support
  • CPR
  • NIHSS