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Professional Summary
Driven Registered Nurse passionate for Mental Health with experience in inpatient psychiatric care settings. Highly adaptive individual with supervisory experience dedicated to quality patient care.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing: 2016
University of Cincinnati - Cincinnati Ohio
    • Registered Nurse-State of Ohio
    • CPI Certified
    • CPR certified through American Heart Association
Work History
Registered Nurse, 01/2017 to Current
TriHealth Rehabiliation HospitalCincinnati
  • Performed excellent patient-centered care, taking assignments up to 8 patients per shift including full assessments on each patient, medication administration and various care as needed per patient
  • Performed tracheostomy care, full indwelling catheter care, and wound care
  • Starting and administering IV medications 
  • Developed patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations and nursing diagnoses
  • Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment, and maintained patient flow
  • Treated patients with strokes, head traumas, comas, and intracranial hematomas
  • Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions, and follow-up care
  • Ensured safety and well-being of patients
Registered Nurse Supervisor, 06/2016 to Current
Blueridge Vista Health and WellnessCincinnati, Ohio, United States
  • Nurse Supervisor on Geriatric and Adult unit
  • Oversaw average of 40 patients per shift
  • Oversaw and managed 30+ clinical and support staff in patient care activities while maintaining a high level of staff morale and professionalism
  • Assigned and implemented necessary changes based on evaluation of staffing requirements and floor assignments
  • Conducted Interviews for Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses and Mental Health Technicians 
  • Orientation director for all new hires

-Conducted 3 day orientation training for all new staff

-Assigned new hires to most appropriate trainers once on the floor and oversaw  training running adequately and intervening when appropriate

  • Involved and assisted patient and patient's family (if applicable) with treatment plan, education, and as a resource for any questions/concerns.
  • Actively participated in Treatment Team daily meetings representing all patients in facility

-Initiated treatment plans for every patient 

-Performed weekly updates on each patient in collaboration with applicable  departments

  • Performed full intake/admission process for new and potential patients

-Created/maintained quality relationships with referral sources 

-Screening of potential admissions for appropriateness 

-Presented admitting physician with thorough assessment data in order to  appropriately confirm or deny the admission 

-Verifying patients insurance

-Full admission assessment

  • Code Lead for code violet and code blue
  • Deescalated, redirected patients in psychiatric emergencies effectively with use of therapeutic intervention; medication administration and use of seclusion and restraints  when needed
  • Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions, and follow-up care
Mental Health Technician, 02/2015 to 04/2016
Beckett SpringsCincinnati
  • Emotional Support
  • Discharge Instructions
  • Patient Care Needs
  • Quality Patient Care
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Leadership
  • Intake 
  • Highly Adaptive
  • Tracheotomy care
  • Thorough physical assessments
  • Medication Administration
  • Phlebotomy
  • Paper Charting
  • Electronic Charting 
  • Epic Proficient
  •  Wound Care
  • Proper catheter insertion/removal
  • Insulin medication assistance
  • Foley catheter insertion/removal familiarity
  • High level of autonomy 

Named American Psychiatric Nurses Association 2016 Student Scholar 

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Education professional driven to create an environment that promotes hands-on learning for children at all stages of the learning process.
  • Center for Biology Education
  • Fluent in Spanish, German
  • Intermediate level of Mandarin Chinese
  • Conflict resolution
  • Strong Communicator
  • Complex problem resolution
  • Strategic planning
  • MS Office
  • State and NCLB Approved Paraprofessional
  • Classroom management
Managed classes of up to 15 students. Chaperoned a number of field trips and after school activities per during various time periods. Designed a number weekly lesson plans focused on age and level-appropriate material.
08/2012 to 05/2015
Student Peer Tutor Savannah State University Savannah, GA  Encouraged children to be understanding of others. Promoted language development skills through reading and storytelling. Applied the positive reinforcement method to redirect negative behaviors. Observed students to supply teachers with feedback regarding potential learning blocks and opportunities for support. Communicated effectively with educators from various grade levels.
06/2015 to 01/2016
Mental Health Technician Coastal Harbor Treatment Center Savannah, GA Charted and recorded information in client files. Tracked client movement on and off the unit by documenting times and destinations of clients. Quickly responded to crisis situations when severe mental health and behavioral issues arose. Documented all patient information including service plans, treatment reports and progress notes. Taught clients anger management techniques, relaxation skills, impulse control, social skills, emotional coping skills and functional living skills.
Bachelor of Science: Biology Savannah State University Savannah, GA Coursework in Microbiology Threat Agents and Emerging Infectious Diseases
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Professional Summary
Organized professional successful at managing multiple priorities while maintaining a strong work ethic and exhibiting a positive attitude.
  • Culturally sensitive
  • Daily living activities educator
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) expert
  • Adept at conflict resolution.
  • Team Player/Leader
  • Customer Oriented
  • Case management proficiency
  • Day treatment professional
  • Learning disability awareness
  • Adult corrections expertise
  • Personality disorder treatment aptitude
  • Organized/Detailed Oriented
Work History
Direct Support Professional, 04/2015 to Current
Life's WORC East Rockaway, NY
  • Provide supervision and guidance for residents during skills building activities.
  • Assist with daily living activities, including preparing meals and assisting with personal hygiene.
  • Worked to improve, enrich and respect the lives of individuals with developmental, physical, and mental disabilities.
  • Developed and implemented plans for individuals to achieve greater independence, their daily goals, and community integration.
  • Supervised individuals with their Activities of Daily Life.
  • Completes and updates all daily, weekly and monthly records, reports, logs, casework notes, administrative paperwork, fiscal reports, and medical records in an accurate, timely, and professional manner

Shift Supervisor, 09/2014 to Current
WellLife Network (P.S.C.H) Flushing, NY
  • Ensure that all activities enhance and support each person's social responsibility, independence, dignity and continued growth.
  • Coordinate and participate in recreational activities for consumers.
  • Assists in training consumers in activities of daily living and development of self-help and social skills.
  • Communicate relevant information to other staff and supervisor(s), verbally and in writing, (i.e., daily communication log, telephone log, incident reports, medication and behavior incident reports).
  • Assist in transporting consumers to and from medical appointment, recreational activities, and programming.

Direct Care Professional, 12/2011 to 09/2014
WellLife Network (P.S.C.H) Flushing, NY
  • Implemented goals designed to maximize each residents level of independence, as determined by the IDT, including but not limited to: budgeting, grooming, nutritional planning, use of public transportation, use of community resources, shopping and housekeeping.
  • Attended all scheduled staff meetings, mandatory in-service training sessions, and assigned annual meetings within the residence and day program.
  • Responsible for monitoring and recording residents progress on daily checklists, any behavior contracts, quarterly summaries, monthly goal forms and progress notes, family contact log, monthly and daily recreation reports, clothing and personal effects inventory. Also responsible for entering consumer data documentation in the Avatar system.
  • Follow-up on any aftercare/recommendations for treatment. Escort/accompany residents as needed on appointments (medical, psychiatric, etc.)

Mental Health Technician, 07/2010 to 11/2011
Shawnee Academy Stroudsburg, Pa
  • Engaged in counseling and support to a diverse group of clients with DSM-5 diagnoses.
  • Documented and observed resident behaviors while helping determine effective client care methods.
  • Worked alongside licensed staff to implement and revise individual patient treatment plans and goals.
  • Monitored and ensured safety of clients at high risk for harmful behavior to self or others.
  • Planned and implemented resident social activities on and off facility grounds

Associate of Science: Current
Queens-Borough Community College - Queens, NY
High School Diploma: Martin Van Buren High School - Queens Village, NY

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Hard working custodian who is resourceful with many years of experience in janitorial work.  Able to work independently, quickly and pays close attention to detail.
  • Hardworking
  • Calm and level-headed under duress
  • Team player
  • Customer service-focused
  • Quick problem solver
  • Exceptional time management
  • Self-directed
  • Detail-oriented
Custodian Feb 2013 to Current
Deltona Seventh Day Adventist Church Deltona, FL
  • Inspects and maintains the cleanliness of rooms, halls, and sanctuaries for church members. 
  • Ensures cleaning supplies are stocked throughout the building.
  • Records and reports maintenance issues.
Caregiver Aug 2016 to Current
MDSS Services, LLC North Port, FL
  • Cares for a disabled woman in her home.
  • Provides medication at appropriate times.
  • Assists patient with personal hygiene care.
Mental Health Technician Jan 2015 to Mar 2016
National Deaf Academy Mount Dora, FL
  • Cared for mentally ill patients ranging in age from 5 to 25 years.
  • Assisted patients from dorm rooms to the school.
  • Escorted patients to appointments outside of the school.
Housekeeper Mar 2013 to Jan 2014
Florida Health Care Plan Daytona Beach, FL
  • Obtained lists of offices to be cleaned and arranged them in order to ensure efficiency.
  • Received and stocked supplies.
  • Made decisions based upon experience for which tools/supplies were needed for each job.
  • Examined offices, halls, and lobbies to determine need for repairs or replacement of equipment.
High School Diploma 1998 John F. Kennedy High School Bronx, NY