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Professional Summary
Highly motivated and skilled nurse dedicated to providing excellent patient-centered care. Knowledgeable in performing assessments, medication administration, and using critical thinking skills to improve patient outcomes.  Broad experience in leading as well as performing as a member of a multidisciplinary team in a number of diverse areas. Strong desire to build upon current knowledge base in an effort to become a clinically competent nurse leader.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing - May 2017 College of Coastal Georgia Brunswick, GA GPA: 3.26
Professional Experience
Clinical Neurophysiologist Associate 01/2019 to Current Traxx Medical Holdings Brunswick, GA
  • Effectively communicate with a multimodal team to ensure positive patient outcomes during neurosurgery
  • Monitor brain, motor, and somatosensory activity to improve surgical outcomes for patients
Perioperative Nurse - Orthopedics 11/2017 to Current Apex Surgery Center Brunswick, GA
  • Perform nursing assessments to address any potential issues intraoperatively and improve patient outcomes
  • Utilize pressure reduction aids and body mechanics to reduce the incidence of pressure injuries
  • Apply principles of surgical asepsis to prevent possible infections
  • Utilize OEC Brivo C-arm to assist visualization of bone and soft tissue spaces for optimum implant/medication placement
Registered Nurse, Emergency Care Center 07/2017 to Current Southeast Georgia Health System (SGHS) Brunswick, GA
  • Perform triage and nursing assessments in order to ensure expedient treatment and promote better patient outcomes
  • Experience in the care of the acutely ill patient to include: sepsis, respiratory distress, diabetic ketoacidosis, stroke, and myocardial infarction.
  • Administer medications by a variety of routes
  • Conduct 12-Lead EKG studies, bladder scans, blood draws, and culture sampling to gather information for rapid diagnosis
  • Insert Foley/straight catheters for acute urinary retention and management of 3-way catheters for bladder irrigation to promote patient comfort
  • Operate SonoSite M-Turbo ultrasound for IV catheter placement, fetal heart monitoring, and bladder scans
  • Apply Nasogastric/Orogastric tubes for gastric decompression in order to promote healing
  • Engage in a variety of code/trauma situations to rapidly perform interventions in an effort to prevent patient mortality  to include utilization of Level 1 Rapid infuser, performing Intraosseous IV placement,  assisting with chest tubes, and moderate sedation 
Nurse Tech 1: Float Pool/Emergency Care Center 12/2016 to 07/2017
  • Responsible for basic care needs for patients with varying degrees of acuity on a number of units: 3 Orthopedic, 5 Telemetry, 5 Medical, 6 PCCU/Surgical
  • Assessed patient vital signs, blood glucose levels, and overall patient demeanor and reported abnormal values to the responsible nurse for timely interventions resulting in better patient outcomes
Technical Skills
  • Electronic Medical Records: Cerner PowerChart/FirstNet, MUSE Cardiology Information System
  • Various Medical Equipment: Bard PowerGlide/PICC/Port-A-Cath , Sigma infusion systems, DynaMap, Nova Stat Strip/ Roche Inform II Glucose monitors, Verathon BVI 9400 BladderScan, Arthrex towers, Stryker radiofrequency ablation,  GE MAC 5500 HD ECG system, Phillips HeartStart XL Debrillator, and SonoSite M-Turbo Ultrasound
Additional Information
  • Registered Nurse, Georgia Board of Nursing, License: RN268215 - Renew 01/2021
  • Registered Nurse, Compact License: NCSBN ID: 5 -  Renew 01/2021
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) - Renew 01/2020
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - Renew 10/2019
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - Renew 01/2020
  • National Institute of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) - Renew 10/2019
  • Crisis Prevention Institute Training (CPI) - Renew 02/2020