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Professional Summary

Certified Family Nurse Practitioner through The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. 3 years of experience as a FNP working in a FQHC in Washington, D.C. and a small non-profit clinic providing care to the underserved in Wichita, KS. Currently working for MedExpress Urgent Care. Formerly, a Registered Nurse with 6 years of nursing experience and certified in Pediatrics by the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board.

Professional Experience
Nurse Practitioner
December 2019 to Current
MedExpress Urgent Care West Virginia
Family Nurse Practitioner
November 2018 to June 2019
E C Tyree Health & Dental Clinic Wichita, KS
Sole provider in clinic with oversight from collaborating physician. Work responsibilities include performing examinations, diagnosing and treating illnesses and chronic health conditions, medication prescribing and management, referring to specialists when needed, reviewing reports (labs, radiology, procedures, etc.), following up with patients, connecting patients with additional resources and collaborating with the medical clinic team.
  • Reason for leaving: Clinic is being closed due to insufficient funding
Family Nurse Practitioner
September 2017 to August 2018
Bread for the City Washington, DC
Work responsibilities included obtaining health histories, performing examinations, diagnosing and treating illnesses and chronic health conditions, referring to specialists when needed, reviewing reports (labs, radiology, etc.), following up with patients and other providers, and collaborating with the medical clinic team.
  • Midlevels for the Medically Underserved-Participated in a one-year residency-like program as part of employment. Education included a conference with hands-on skills training and weekly didactic primary care clinical sessions. Completed in September 2018.
Registered Nurse
August 2011 to May 2017
Fort Worth Independent School District Fort Worth, TX

Responsibilities included managing vaccination records, completing health screenings, and providing nursing care to students.

Certified Pharmacy Technician
January 2008 to April 2011
Via Christi St. Francis Pharmacy Wichita, KS

Work duties included preparing sterile intravenous fluids/medications, restocking OmniCell medication cabinets on nursing units, and assisting pharmacists with fulfilling medication orders.

Education and Training
Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner University of Texas at Arlington Arlington, TX
  • Graduation date: May 2017
  • GPA: 3.73
Bachelor of Science in Nursing Newman University Wichita, KS
  • Graduation date: May 2011
Certification

 Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • Certification Number: F0

FNP Education Courses

Midlevels for the Medically Underserved, September 2017 to September 2018

Advanced Practice Prep More NP Procedures Class, March 2017 in Dallas, TX-

  • Training and hands-on practice in ganglion cyst aspiration, trigger finger injection, drainage of subungual hematomas, plantar fascia injections, management of olecranon bursitis, digital blocks and partial and complete toenail removal

NP Survival Guide Course by Kim Brunson, FNP-December 2016 in Ruston, LA

Advanced Practice Prep Annual Conference: Potpourri of Skills, Procedures and More, October 2016 in San Diego, CA

Advanced Practice Prep NP Skills and Procedures Workshop, September 2015 in Dallas, TX-

  • Training and hands-on practice in basic suturing skills, skin biopsies, cryotherapy, joint injections, trigger point injections, basic casting and splinting, removing foreign bodies from eyes and ears, treating corneal abrasions, treating nosebleeds, and women's health procedures
Volunteer Experience
ICT Street Team, April 2019-present
  • Assist in providing medical care to underserved and homeless patient at street clinics in Wichita, KS
​Crisis Text Line, August 2015-May 2017
  • Crisis Counselor interacting on texting platform with texters experiencing crisis situation

Dallas DogRRR, September 2015-July 2017

  • Dog foster parent and animal transporter
Union Gospel Mission of Tarrant County, October 2011-May 2014
  • Academic tutor and weekly breakfast server​​
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Professional Summary
Highly motivated Family Nurse Practitioner with 6+ years of hospital medical and geriatric nursing experience; Seeking a rewarding and challenging emergency fellowship that involves significant work in a setting that utilizes and enhances my knowledge, work experience, and commitment to excellent patient care.
Education
Master's of Science in Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner, 06/2017
South University - Novi, MI
Bachelors of Science: Nursing University of Michigan - Flint
Graduated with High Honors, Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honors Society
Associate of Applied Science: Nursing Wayne County Community College - Detroit, MI
Golden Key Honors Society
Certifications
  • Registered Nurse/NP Specialty Certification in Michigan, License Number
  • Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner (American Nursing Credentialing Center)
  • Board Certified in Gerontological Nursing (American Nursing Credentialing Center)
  • Basic Life Support (American Heart Association)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (American Heart Association)
Work History
Registered Nurse / Charge Nurse, 01/2011 to Current
Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak, MI
  • Utilize the nursing process in implementing the patient plan of care
  • Evaluate staffing requirements, floor assignments, and organize unit activities on a 48 bed medical telemetry unit, which provides care to medical and stroke overflow type patients
  • Chronic patient care in a medical surgical unit, adeptly handling all aspects of treatment from medication to wound care to monitoring for 5 patients per shift
  • Work in collaboration with other health care professionals in implementing the plan of care
  • Serve as a mentor, preceptor and resource for staff, students and new nurses
  • Assess patient status and report patient changes and outcomes to appropriate members of the multidisciplinary team
  • Maintain time management and organization when implementing patient care and during shift change
Nurse Technician, 07/2009 to 01/2011
Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak, MI
  • Provided patient care and assistance in activities of daily living
  • Completed dressing changes of various wounds and pressure ulcers
  • Performed patient assessments and admissions
  • Performed urethral catheterizations
  • Started intravenous lines
Clinical Rotations
Internal Medicine Clinic 80+ hours
  • Collaborated with a physician in performing physical exams, formulating diagnosis, prescribing treatments and health screenings
  • Ordered and reviewed laboratory tests
  • Educated patients and family members on chronic illness maintenance and health promotion
  • Documented in SOAP format in EPIC EHR
Nursing and Rehabilitation Facilities 160+ hours
  • Rounded in various nursing home and rehabilitation facilities
  • Worked in collaboration with a nurse practitioner to provide primary care to a geriatric population
  • Monitored and addressed any acute needs
  • Daily assessment and maintenance of chronic conditions
  • Medication reconciliation and management 
  • Documentation patient health record using PointClickCare

Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Urology 160+ hours​

  • Under the supervision of a nurse practitioner, performed pelvic exams, pap smears  potassium sensitivity tests and bladder instillations
  • Assessed women for weight loss with diet, exercise and medication regimes
  • Educated patients on varying gynecologic diseases, and medications
  • Documented SOAP notes and billing in Athena EHR

Urgent Care Clinic 100+ hours

  • Saw patients in collaboration with a physician to provide urgent care to adult and pediatric patients older than 6 months
  • Ordered and reviewed laboratory tests
  • Delegated tasks to clinic staff
  • Educated patients on disease processes and medications
  • Document SOAP notes in Practice Fusion 

Dermatology Clinic 60+ hours

  • Under supervision of a dermatologist, assessed patients with varying skin disorders
  • assisted in office skin biopsies and procedures (including acne surgery, acne/keloid/scalp steroid injection, and cryosurgery)
  • exposure to a variety of alopecia disorders and platelet rich plasma therapy

Pediatric Clinic 160+ hours​​

  • Assessed and diagnosed newborn to 21 year old patients under the supervision of a pediatrician
  • Educated patients and family on medical conditions and medications
  • Charted patient notes in SOAP format and billing in Practice Fusion 
Professional Memberships

Michigan Council of Nurse Practitioners (MICNP) 

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

National Academy of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners (NADNP)

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Professional Summary

10+ years experience, fully credentialed RN with experience providing compassionate care in a hospital environment.

Skill Highlights
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
  • Strong medical ethic
  • Enthusiastic caregiver
  • Geriatric treatment knowledge
  • Psych and mental health care proficiency
  • ICU RN 2 years
  • Step down ICU 1 year
  • Med Surge RN 1 year
  • Oncology Rn 1 year
  • Long Term Care 3 years
  • Psychiatric Rn 1 year
  • PMHNP student currently enrolled
Professional Experience
Rn Oncology Ut Southwestern Medical Center | Dallas, TX | February 2019 - Current
Psychiatric Registered Nurse Garland Behavioral Hospital | Garland, TX | February 2018 - February 2019
RN Oncology Baylor University Medical Center | Dallas, Texas | October 2016 - May 2018
ICU Stepdown RN OU Medical Center | Oklahoma City, OK | July 2015 - October 2016 Delivered high-quality and compassionate treatment to indigent and low-income patient community. Assisted patients with multiple chronic diagnoses including COPD and asthma. Partnered with team of Registered Nurses to ensure over all well-being of all patients.
ICU RN Integris SW Medical Center | Oklahoma City, OK | November 2013 - July 2015 Responsible for primary care, evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment and maintained patient flow.  
Oncology RN Mercy Hospital | Oklahoma City, OK | October 2012 - April 2014 Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions and follow-up care. Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care.
Registered Nurse/MDS Coordinator Fountains of Canterbury | Oklahoma City, OK | May 2012 - October 2012

Supervised/Developed and maintained quality care systems and standards, including but not limited to, creating and improving medical protocols/guidelines. Supervised other practitioners and employees, led recruiting and hiring, managed employee review process and ensured compliance with state and federal regulations.

LPN Charge Nurse/MDS Coordinator Tuscany Village | Oklahoma City, OK | March 2011 - April 2012

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.

LPN Charge Nurse Grace Living Center | Oklahoma City, OK | June 2009 - June 2011

Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments. Managed team of medical support personnel. Implemented new floor assignments based on evaluation of staffing requirements.

LPN The Lakes | Oklahoma City, OK | January 2008 - June 2009
LPN Walnut Place | Dallas, TX | May 2007 - January 2008
CNA Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas | Dallas, TX | January 2005 - May 2007
MHT Leland Medical Center | Garland, TX | January 2003 - May 2005
Education and Training
Associate of Science: Registered Nursing Platt College | Oklahoma City, OK

Coursework in Acute Care Nursing, Coursework in Adult and Family Health.

Master of Science: PMHNP (Student) Walden University | Minneapolis, MN
Licenses

Texas RN License- 899887 Current

CPI-5/18 to 5/19

 
ACLS- August 2018
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Professional Summary

Effective patient care, advocacy and navigator acute and chronic conditions.
Inpatient, Outpatient,(private Home Health, End of Life) nurse for 40 years.
Primary experience in outpatient departments and surgical centers.

Skills

Team building and interactive approach focused on patient wellness and safety

Conscious sedation, pre-op, circulation post-op recovery multiple suites

  • Elderly adult care advocate/navigator/advisor emphasis on wellness
  • Medical information analysis, telephone triage surgical trauma units
  • Disease prevention/pain management principles
  • Preceptor clinical skills for Physician Residents and staff nurses
  • Anesthesia and Radiology software competency; GE/Philips/Stryker
  • Staff hiring, progressive discipline, annual reviews, goals and education, tutoring and outcome evaluations
  • Evidence based interventions, solutions focused on safety
  • Qualified lab result tracking and evaluation
  • Patient counseling and support for trauma patients
  • Intravenous insertion/blood draw/medication applications
  • Surgical practice building UCSF/SFGH, policy and procedure compliance
  • Medical business plans, budgets and procurement of large equipment
  • Adept at prioritizing/managing multiple fiscal year deadlines
  • Risk management, legal documentation requirements met
  • Staff growth, goals development, education and conflict resolution
  • JCAHO, BRN, HIPPA, OSHA regulatory compliance practice and preview
  • CPR, FirstAid, ACLS, ATLS past certified (to recertify)
  • Data and medical paper research assistance to Resident Physicians
Work History
Non-Fiction Political Book Collaborator And Editor Dwight L. Schwab, Jr. - Belmont, California 01/2014 - Current
  • Author advisor, research assistant for non-fiction books, political opinion column articles
  • Researcher for copy and design rights procurements and policies
  • Schematic book design, text, photo, graphics choices and and final publication copy approval
  • Planning with publisher and graphic artist to meet necessary deadlines
  • Marketing and prepare book signings, media and radio interviews and author presentations in state and Washington political circles
Registered Professional Nurse/Clinical Nurse Manager Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital Trauma Center - San Francisco, CA 08/1988 - 09/2003
  • Clinical Nurse Manager Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, TraumaSurgicalUnits up to 40 patients/day and phone triage
  • Supervised and managed clinical and clerical staff, train 6 RN and 4 OSA support staff in surgical care with a high level cooperation.
  • Support ACLS, PALS, ATLS classes and staff re-certifications.
  • Effectively supervised 5 Physician residents.   Supervised rotating dental students. Worked with reported to AttendingPhysicians
  • Pre-op IV and monitoring, intra-op administration of conscious sedation, NitrousOxide, post-op care and pain management. Intra-op circulation nurse, Pre-op and Post-op instructions. Fluid levels
  • Submitted and awarded an annual budget and procurement plans for department equipment purchases to elevate standard of care to inpatient surgery, anesthesia, radiology department levels.
  • Maintain all staff license records and requirements to present.
  • Enhance profit margin by streamlining anesthetic and surgical process, delegating to staff and running multiple rooms effectively.
  • Increased surgical practice and educational productivity by 30%.
  • Perform radiology of mouth, teeth and jaw, B/W,Panorex, develops
  • Prepared filmsrecord for radiology filing, purging, retrieval system.
  • Teach and ensure HIPAA, OSHA,  BRN, JCAHO and ANA compliance.
  • Oversaw proper use of sterilizer and instrument tray prep by staff. 
  • Ensured safe, proper care for victims of violence, and medically, emotionally or socially challenged individuals who presented to surgical areas for elective or emergent surgical treatment.
  • Participated in hospital to unit-based Quality Assurance and Quality Improvement Program, Radiation Safety, Infection Control prinicples, update Policy and Procedure manuals.
  • Held staff meetings, attended GrandRounds, Member of Purchasing, Products, QA, Pharmacy, and  Infection Control Committees to advance efficacy and delivery of safe care. 
  • Performed monthly inventory, maintained office/ medical, laboratory supplies,  instrument and major equipment purchases.
Licensed Vocational Nurse, FLOAT Kaiser Permanente San Jose Medical Center - San Jose, CA 01/1983 - 06/1988

All Clinic float LVN

Pediatrics, Plastic Surgery, Dermatology, Allergy, Neurology, Orthopedics, UrgentCare, ENT, Opthamology, Surgery, InjectionClinic, OB-GYN, Optahmology, Dermatology
Prepare and assist in surgical procedures, medication and injections.
Procedures suture removal, phototherapy, wound care, nurse clinic,
Limited chemotherapy (adult), plastic surgery
Cardiology clinic, ECG, blood draws, treadmill monitoring, audiogram, optometry and optometric exam

Licensed Practical Nurse-Emergency Department/MedSurg Float Greenville Hospital - Jersey City, NJ 04/1977 - 11/1983
  • Hospital CPR Instructor for Staff , Community, and Police Depts.
  • Administered controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations. Suture repair, radiology assistance.
  • Provided diagnosis information, treatment possibilities, disease management tips and wound care advice to patients and family.
  • Educated clients, patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, acute and chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Collaborated with an interdisciplinary team of healthcare and social service providers, including MD, RN and CNA  to address effective patient  intervention and care planning. 
  • Applied interpersonal communication skills to comfort and counsel patients and their families throughout the care process.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing.
  • Investigated, provided and submitted information to Quality Department about special incidents, events and complaints.
PerDiem Position Psychiatric Registered Nurse Cordilleras Hospital - Redwood City, CA 04/1986 - 05/1989

Medication administration as a Psychiatric Float nurse 

Nursing care planning, conduct patient group meetings

Patient teaching of effective coping skills

Interdisciplinary staff meetings, planning for discharge goals

Education
Bachelor of Science: Nursing Seton Hall University College Of Nursing - South Orange, NJ

Member of GoldenKeyInternationalHonourSociety
Emphasis in Registered Nursing

  • Graduated in Top 10% of Class
  • Graduated with 3.66 GPA
Associate of Applied Science: Registered Nursing Gavilan College Gilroy - CA
LPN: Licensed Practical Nurse Bayonne Hospital - Bayonne, NJ
Affiliations

Hadassah Nurse, Jerusalem, Israel
GoldenKeyInternationalHonourSociety SHU Alum.
American Red Cross, Volunteer Nurse, Disaster Assessment Team

Freedom House Volunteer

Certifications
  • Registered Nurse in CA, License number RN431825, 1988 to present
  • LVN, CA to 1988
  • CPR/FirstAid cert. AmericanRedCross; current
  • EMT, Jersey City, NewJersey; expired
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Professional Summary

I am a well qualified Nurse Practitioner that is adept to the promotion of optimal health through the provision of competent care, providing a safe patient environment and managing complex  and emergent patient conditions. I am self-directed and solutions-oriented with fantastic communication and patient satisfaction skills. I am committed to increasing the quality of patient care through adherence to evidence based research, established guidelines and current recommendations.

Certifications and Licensure
  • AANP Family Nurse Practitioner
  • DEA licensed with schedule 2, 2N, 3, 3N, 4 and 5
  • Registered Nurse (Arizona State Board of Nursing)
  • Certified Flight Registered Nurse
  • Certified Emergency Nurse
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support - Instructor
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support - Instructor
  • Basic Life Support - Instructor
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program
  • Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support - Instructor
  • Trauma Nurse Core Course
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support
  • Advanced Airway Management
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • EKG and 12 Lead Interpretaion
Work History
Emergency Nurse Practitioner / / Team Health - Banner Payson Medical Center / 04.2019 - Current
  • Assess, evaluate, diagnose, stabilize, manage and treat acute and chronically ill and injured patients of all ages who present to the ED with any symptom, illness, injury or condition
  • Perform medical screening exam, administer medications and other therapies, order and perform initial interpretation of diagnostic testing and therapeutic modalities, such as lab tests, medications, hemodynamic monitoring, treatments, x-ray, EKG, IV fluids and electrolytes, etc
  • Perform initial and ongoing assessment of patients' medical, physical, and psychosocial status including; formulate differential diagnosis based on history, physical examination, and clinical findings; initiate and monitor the treatment plan; order and interpret appropriate diagnostic tests; monitor invasive therapeutic interventions and tests; prescribe pharmacologic agents and non-pharmacologic therapies; consult with other healthcare professionals; provide counseling and teaching for patients and families; initiate appropriate referrals to other health professionals and community agencies
  • Initiate appropriate referrals and coordinate patient admissions after consultation with ED physician. Counsel and instruct patients and family as appropriate. Evaluate and treat patients with psychiatric complaints including medical clearance and referral to mental health professionals as necessary
Flight Nurse / / Air Methods Corporation - Payson, AZ / 01.2012 - Current

I enjoy employment with Air Methods and have spent the last 7 years in the role of Certified Registered Flight Nurse.  Aside from providing high quality critical care I make it my aim to deliver excellent customer service and to serve as a resource to the customers we serve.  I look forward to continued growth and experience in the air medicine and critical care industry and will always make the safety, success and reputation of the company I am employed by my primary goals.

  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills.  High level of personal accountability.
  • Clinical Base Supervisor
  • Administer critical care based on established online and offline protocols.
  • Perform rapid sequence intubation and insertion of airway devices to patients requiring airway management.
  • Administering and performing assisted ventilation and ventilator management to patients unable to maintain effective ventilation.
  • Monitoring ETCO2 and performing interventions when values are not within appropriate range.
  • Monitoring and transducing invasive lines.
  • Titrating and initiating vaso-active medications to patients requiring hemo-dynamic support.
  • Providing customer service to all customers encountered during the patient experience.
  • Originating and maintaining documentation in the electronic medical record.
  • Initiating and leading resuscitative interventions when required.
  • Administer therapies and treatments.
  • Document and record responses to therapies and treatments.
  • Coordinate and perform outreach and education seminars to advance company awareness.
  • Manage base clinicians, ensure adequate staffing, order medical supplies.
  • Control base expenses and participate in base budgeting and planning.
  • Manage UltiPro time and attendance.
Family Nurse Practitioner Student / / Walden University Practicum Experience / 01.2017 - 01.2019

My practicum experience at Walden University included rigorous course work and didactic training, as well as over 580 practicum hours supervised by physicians and nurse practitioners.  My practicum experiences helped my to develop a strong emphasis on wellness and prevention, as well as provide treatment for everything from mild ailments to serious conditions affecting any member of the family from children to grandparents.  The duties I performed in my role as an FNP student include:

  • developing treatment plans for acute and chronic disease
  • educating and guiding patients on disease prevention and healthy lifestyle habits
  • conducting exams
  • performing diagnostic tests and screening evaluations
  • managing overall patient care regarding lifestyle and development issues
  • emphasizing preventative care and disease management
  • prescribing medications
  • cardiovascular risk assessment/management
  • Referred patients to medical specialists for consultant services when necessary for patient's well-being
  • Examined patients and dispensed contraceptives and other medications as needed.
  • Documentation in various EMRs including  Cerner and NextGen
  • cryotherpay
  • prostate exam
  • nail avulsion
  • ingrown toenail removal
  • medication reconciliation
  • interpret lab studies
  • suturing
  • incision and drainage
  • immunizations
  • joint injection
  • diabetic foot care
  • STD and HIV screening/counseling
  • IDU insertion/removal
  • cultures/swabs
  • pelvic exams
  • well woman exam
  • wet mount
  • cerumen disimpaction
  • clinical breast exam
  • Pap Smear
  • Use of microscope and slide preparation
  • exam of eye for foreign body
  • developmental screening for children
  • women urinary and gynecological issues
  • x-ray interpretation
  • casting/splinting
  • screen/manage sleep disorders
  • excisional biopsy
  • newborn exam
Emergency Department Registered Nurse / / Banner Payson Medical Center - Payson Arizona / 01.2008 - Current

While enjoying my rewarding career as a flight nurse and completing the Family Nurse Practitioner Program, I have remained PRN at Banner Payson Medical Center.  I have been employed at this hospital for the last nine years.  When employed full time I was awarded Employee of the Year for 2010 and Nurse Of The Year for 2010 as well as runner up for Nurse of the Year 2011.   These awards demonstrate my strong commitment to patient satisfaction and customer service. 

  • Perform competent, safe and proficient critical care assessment, monitoring and intervention.
  • Document patient information obtained from interviews.
  • Delegated staff nurse duties.
  • Effectively managed clinical oversight of the 15 bed unit.
  • Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens.
  • Trained new staff on quality control procedures.
  • Followed infection control procedures.
  • Assisted patients with daily functions.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing.
  • Maintained all confidential personnel files, license and CPR compliance records.
  • Assessed need for, ordered, obtained and interpreted appropriate lab tests.
  • Primary care, assessment and evaluation geriatric, adult, neonatal and pediatric patients.
  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.
  • Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care.
  • Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of individuals participating in clinical trials.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams.
  • Contributed substantially to successful department JCAHO accreditation.
  • Oversaw and managed clinical and support staff in patient care activities while maintaining a high level of staff morale and professionalism.
  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.
  • Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans.
  • Closely monitored acute conditions.
  • Participated in unit-based Quality Assurance Program.
  • Strong leader for nursing personnel assigned to the unit/shift.
Education
Walden University - Minneapolis, MN / 2019 Master of Science: Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Majored in Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Graduated with 4.0 GPA
  • Member of Golden Key International Honour Society
Western Governor's University - Salt Lake City, UT Bachelor of Science: Nursing
  • Coursework includes: Speech and Communication, Sociology and Psychology
  • Coursework in Nursing Leadership
  • Graduated with 3.5 GPA
Gateway Community College - Phoenix, AZ Associate of Applied Science: Nursing
  • Associate's Degree
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Professional Summary

Driven result-oriented Registered Nurse offering 16 years of experience in practical nursing. Patient-oriented with passion for healthcare and working within interdisciplinary teams to help patients achieve and maintain care goals. 

Licenses/Certifications

Registered Nurse licensed in South Carolina

  • BLS Certification 
  • Pediatric Life Support (PALS) Certification 
  • TNCC - Trauma Nurse Core Course
  • ACLS- Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • NCI certified- Nonviolence Crisis Intervention
  • Stroke certified
  • VIPER radio certified- Voice Interoperability Plan for Emergency Responders
Skill Highlights
  • Results-oriented
  • Patient-focused
  • Super user for McKessons Paragon and EPIC EMR
  • 6 years experience in Emergency care (2 years in a level 1 trauma center)
  • 6 years experience as a Hospital Supervisor
  • Proficent in Quality Net system for CMS
  • PUP QSOC informant for St. Luke's Hospital
  • Readmissions Coordinator
  • Case Management skills
  • CMS and JCAHO quality measures abstractor
  • Public speaking
  • IV drug reconstitution and administration
  • Good working relationship with local primary care practices and specialists
  • Annual  nursing competency educator
  • IPFQR (Inpatient psychiatric facility quality reporting) data abstractor for CMS
  • Data abstractor for Hospitalist Group
  • Strong knowledge of policy and procedure; assisted with writing policies and procedures for hospital
  • Telespecialists- Neurology navigator for hospital

Professional Experience
St. Luke's Hospital | Columbus, NC Registered Nurse 11/2007 - Current

November 5th, 2007 through Oct 1st, 2009 I was a full time night emergency room nurse.

  • Administered scheduled medications and therapies intravenously, rectally, orally, subcutaneously and via intramuscular injections while overseeing pain management plans.
  • Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with dementia and Alzheimer's.
  • Oversaw ER department and team of multi-disciplinary professionals in high-volume, fast-paced environment.
  • Performed triage on all incoming patients and determined the severity of injury and illnesses.
  • Discussed progress, needs and medications with other members of patients' clinical teams.
  • Prioritized patient care assignments based on patient condition, responding to unanticipated interruptions while delegating care to achieve optimal, safe and effective outcomes.
  • Stabilized critically ill or injured patients through deployment of life-saving equipment and commensurate techniques.

September 2009 through September 2016 I was a full time night hospital supervisor.

  • Performed a wide range of pharmacy operations with strong commitment to accuracy, efficiency and service quality.
  • Coordinated Quality Improvement Activities (QIA's) to identify performance areas for improvement.
  • Ensured quality patient care from admission to discharge through direct supervision of all nursing and ancillary staff.
  • Evaluated nursing notes to confirm accuracy of described care provided and patient responses.
  • Bedboard control
  • Staffing adjustments following a matrix and acuity
  • Inpatient level of care determination using inter-qual as well as MCG

October 1st, 2016 to current, I am the navigator for the Hospitalists, general surgeon, and urologist. I also am the readmission corrdinator and quality data abstractor for the hospitalists and hospital specific core measures.

  • Ensured HIPAA compliance across all patient data handling, systems and training.
  • Monitored infection control and critical incidents and made changes and improvements to processes where necessary.
  • Directed the installation of improved work methods and procedures to achieve agency objectives.
  • Developed and implemented successful patient care plans.
  • Implemented standards and methods to measure the effectiveness of agency activities.
  • Processed monthly reports for department performance.
  • Provided necessary health education training for patients.
  • Cooperated with other health related agencies and organizations in community activities.
  • Ensured the accuracy of public information and materials.
  • Monitored treatment regimens to determine efficacy and adjusted according to results achieved.
  • Provided quality nursing care in accordance with resident care policies and procedures.
Margaret R. Pardee Hospital | Hendersonville, NC Registered Nurse 09/2005 - 09/2007

September 1st, 2005 through October 31st, 2006 I worked full time nights in the emergency department.


Administered scheduled medications and therapies intravenously, rectally, orally, subcutaneously and via intramuscular injections while overseeing pain management plans.
 

•Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with dementia and Alzheimer's.


•Oversaw ER department and team of multi-disciplinary professionals in high-volume, fast-paced environment.


•Performed triage on all incoming patients and determined the severity of injury and illnesses.
 

•Discussed progress, needs and medications with other members of patients' clinical teams.
 

•Prioritized patient care assignments based on patient condition, responding to unanticipated interruptions while delegating care to achieve optimal, safe and effective outcomes.


•Stabilized critically ill or injured patients through deployment of life-saving equipment and commensurate techniques.


September 3rd, 2006 through September 1st, 2007 I worked full time in the endocopy lab.

  • Assited with colonoscopy, esophagastroduodenoscopy, cystoscopy, bronchoscopy, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography procdures.
  • Moderate sedation procedures
  • On-call weekly, weekends, and holidays
  • Sterilization of endoscpes and related equiptment
  • Esophageal balloon dilation
  • Multitasking with patient set up, MD assist, and biopsy specimen collection and lableing
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System | Spartanburg, SC Registered Nurse 02/2003 - 08/2005

Feburary 2nd, 2003 through November 2004 I worked full time nights in the emergency room of a level one trauma center. My first job as a RN.

I started working prn in the ED from November 2004 to March 2005.

Administered scheduled medications and therapies intravenously, rectally, orally, subcutaneously and via intramuscular injections while overseeing pain management plans.
 

•Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with dementia and Alzheimer's.
 

•Oversaw ER department and team of multi-disciplinary professionals in high-volume, fast-paced environment.
 

•Performed triage on all incoming patients and determined the severity of injury and illnesses.
 

•Discussed progress, needs and medications with other members of patients' clinical teams.
 

•Prioritized patient care assignments based on patient condition, responding to unanticipated interruptions while delegating care to achieve optimal, safe and effective outcomes.
 

•Stabilized critically ill or injured patients through deployment of life-saving equipment and commensurate techniques.

November 28th, 2004 through August 31st, 2005 I worked full time days as a case manager for hospice.

  • Coordinated home care, home infusion, and durable medical equipment.
  • Assessed and reviewed patients for discharge and planning, including integrating services for patients requiring home care, home infusion, and durable medical equipment (DME).
  • Participated in on-call rotations, delivering daily continuous quality care to patients. 
  • Collaborated with physicians on patient medications, medical needs and performance. 
  • Arranged placement of admissions and transfers in accordance with clinical standards and guidelines.
  • Helped patients navigate the healthcare system and care plans by educating on relevant subject areas and answering questions throughout the treatment process. 
  • Actively participated in family and patient planning processes.
  • Incorporated appropriate nursing methods to create individualized care plans. 
  • Administered medications and treatment plans in accordance with physician orders. 
  • Assigned staff to meet patient care needs and address productivity standards, while adjusting for census, skill mix and sick calls.
  • Planned hospice care for elderly and disabled patients.
  • Ensured that each patient and his or her family received a superior level of compassionate nursing and palliative care.
  • Listened to patients and loved ones, offering emotional support and kindness to help with the end-of-life transition.
Education and Training
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Professional Summary

I'm an energetic, enthusiastic RN with excellent people skills and a very dedicated work ethic. I have 9+ years experience in clinical settings providing a variety of nursing care, such as ER and Medical Surgical experience, to diverse populations. I'm very much a people person and thoroughly enjoy helping people through my nursing career. I have many certifications and am always wanting and willing to learn more.

Skills
  • BLS Certified
  • ACLS Certified
  • PALS Certified
  • TNCC Certified
  • ENPC Certified
  • Fast Learner
  • Team Player
  • Very Easy to Get Along With
  • Great Communicator
  • Works Excellent with Others
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Very Flexible Scheduling
  • Always Open for Suggestions and Improvement
  • Acute Care Experience
  • Psychology Experience
  • Palliative care awareness
  • Diabetes Experience
  • High level of autonomy
  • Hospice and palliative care experience
  • Patient focused
  • Knowledge of intravenous therapy
  • CPSI proficient
  • T-Systems proficient
  • MEDITECH Experience
  • CERNER Experience
  • EPIC Experience
  • APOLLO Experience
  • Qualified critical care nurse
  • Problem resolution capability
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Safe NG tube insertion and removal
  • Thorough physical assessments
  • Foley catheter insertion/removal familiarity
  • Insulin medication assistance
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Venipuncture/blood draw proficient
  • Chest pain management proficient
Work History
Registered Nurse 11/2010 to Current
Wilbarger General Hospital Vernon, TX
  • 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 number patients per shift
  • Oversaw and managed number clinical and support staff in patient care activities while maintaining a high level of staff morale and professionalism
  • Pharmacological and non-pharmacological management and treatment of various disorders and diseases
  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability
  • Effective counseling in health maintenance and disease management
  • Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge.
  • 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
  • Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of individuals
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams
  • Ensured HIPAA compliance
  • Contributed to successful department JCAHO accreditation
  • Ensured proper care for victims of domestic violence who presented to the Emergency Department
  • Diagnosed and treated patients with chronic and acute health problems such as MI, arrhythmias, asthma, COPD and pneumonia
  • Developed and implemented nursing care plans
  • Made appropriate interventions by reading and interpreting heart monitors
  • Developed patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations and nursing diagnoses
  • Documented patient information obtained from interviews
  • Delegated staff nurse duties
  • Provided on-call care at all times of day and night
  • Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens
  • Trained new staff on quality control procedures
  • Followed infection control procedures
  • Assisted patients with daily functions
  • Monitored fluid intake and output levels
  • Measured urine and delivered specimens to lab
  • Provided all daily living tasks to enhance quality of life for elderly patients
  • Performed pregnancy tests and sent specimens for laboratory testing
  • Assisted residents with bathing, dressing, feeding, lifting and transferring
  • Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Dementia, Diabetes, Cancer, Alzheimer's and Paget's disease
  • Assisted doctors with surgeries and non-invasive procedures
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing
  • Specialized in the nursing care of patients with chemical dependency
  • Strong leader for nursing personnel assigned to the unit/shift
Registered Nurse, Emergency Department 04/2017 to 04/2019
ER Now Wichita Falls, TX

Working in this family oriented, home based, freestanding ER setting was a very rewarding experience. We cared for patients that ranged from coughs, colds, ortho care, pediatric care, and even as much as minor traumas and emergent cardiac care; stabilizing, and shipping them to the nearest facility to best suit the patient's needs. We had on-site lab testing, CT, and Ultrasound capabilities.

  • Met with patients to gather vitals, evaluate symptoms and assess conditions, ordered diagnostic tests and interpreted laboratory results.
  • Educated families and patients regarding conditions, symptoms and care plans.
Emergency Room Registered Nurse 01/2017 to 04/2017
Hendrick Health System Abilene, Texas, United States

As a traveling nurse, this was my fourth travel assignment. I worked as a nurse in another very busy Level 3 Trauma/Emergency Room. We had many different ambulance and flight services bringing us patients from the West Texas "Big Country" region that ranged anywhere from mass traumas, MVC's, shootings, stabbings, drug overdoses, and drunks, to sick pediatrics and elderly. I worked with a great team of nurses, PCTs, and management while at this facility.

Emergency Room Registered Nurse 03/2016 to 12/2016
Northwest Texas Hospital Amarillo, TX

As a traveling nurse, this was my third travel assignment. I worked as a nurse in a very busy Level 3 Trauma/Emergency Room. As the largest Emergency Room in the Texas Panhandle, we had many different ambulance and flight services bringing us patients from the Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma regions that ranged anywhere from mass traumas, MVC's, shootings, stabbings, drug overdoses, and drunks, to sick pediatrics and elderly. While at this contract, I assisted in the opening of a new freestanding Emergency Room, as a satellite facility to the main ED.

Emergency Room Registered Nurse 05/2015 to 02/2016
William P. Clements Jr. Hospital/ UT Southwestern Emergency Room Dallas, TX
As a traveling nurse, this was my second travel assignment, at which I stayed for 9 months.  I worked as a nurse in a busy Level 3 Emergency Room.  As one of the leading Cancer Treatment and organ transplant hospitals in the Dallas Area, we saw a vast variety of patients.  These patients included LVADs, Heart Transplant patients, Lung Transplant patients, Sickle Cell Crisis, and Cancer Treatment/Chemotherapy patients.  All of these patients required full Sepsis protocol workups.
Emergency Room Registered Nurse 03/2015 to 04/2015
Valley Regional Medical Center Brownsville, TX
As a traveling nurse, this was my first travel assignment.  I worked as a nurse in an extremely busy Level 2 Emergency Room.  As the closest Emergency Room from South Padre Island, we had upwards of 5 different ambulance services bringing us patients that ranged anywhere from mass traumas, shootings, stabbings, drug overdoses, drunks, and drownings to sick pediatrics and elderly, to patients travelling from Mexico, seeking better medical care than what was available across the border. 
Registered Nurse, Emergency Department 06/2013 to 03/2015
Kell West Regional Hosital Wichita Falls, 76310, TX

Assessed need for, ordered, obtained and interpreted appropriate lab tests.

  • Pharmacological and non-pharmacological management and treatment of various disorders and diseases
  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability
  • Effective counseling in health maintenance and disease management.
  • 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
  • Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of individuals
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams
  • Ensured HIPAA compliance
  • Contributed to successful department JCAHO accreditation
  • Ensured proper care for victims of domestic violence who presented to the Emergency Department
  • Diagnosed and treated patients with chronic and acute health problems such as MI, arrhythmias, asthma, COPD and pneumonia
  • Made appropriate interventions by reading and interpreting heart monitors
  • Developed patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations and nursing diagnoses
  • Documented patient information obtained from interviews
  • Provided on-call care at all times of day and night
  • Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens
  • Trained new staff on quality control procedures
  • Followed infection control procedures
  • Assisted patients with daily functions
  • Monitored fluid intake and output levels
  • Measured urine and delivered specimens to lab
  • Performed pregnancy tests and sent specimens for laboratory testing
  • Assisted doctors with surgeries and non-invasive procedures
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing
  • Specialized in the nursing care of patients with chemical dependency
Education
Associate Degree in Nursing: Registered Nursing 2010 Vernon College - Vernon, TX
Associate of Science: General 2008 Vernon College - Vernon, TX
High School Diploma 2003 Vernon High School - Vernon, TX
Certifications
  • Registered Nurse in Texas, Lic# 792579
  • BLS - Basic Life Support
  • ACLS - Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • PALS - Pediatric Advanced Life Support
  • TNCC - Trauma Nursing Core Course
  • ENPC - Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course
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Professional Summary

Responsible Registered Nurse with 30 years of experience in health care including hospital and operating room settings. Organized and effective Case Manager experienced in coordinating care for adult-Medicare/ Medicaid as well as complex medically fragile members for an insurance company. Proactive and resourceful profession able to make appropriate decisions for high-quality and cost-effective care.

Skills
  • High level of autonomy
  • Adept at prioritizing/managing deadlines
  • Patient-focused care
Work History
Field Care Manager, 09/2015 to 05/2019
Wellcare Health PlansTampa, FL
  • Met with members in their homes to evaluated them for case management services and determines appropriate level of care coordination/ management services for member.
  • Acted as a primary case manager for members identified as complex medically fragile members and reported monthly to AHCA per contract requirements.
  • Developed and monitored members plan of care, to include progress toward meeting established goals and self-management activities.
  • Interacted continuously with member, family, physician(s), and other providers utilizing clinical knowledge and expertise to determine medical history, current status, close Hedis care gaps and educate members/care givers of disease management.
  • Coordinated community resources, with emphasis on medical, behavioral, and social services.
Registered Nurse Specialist Surveyor, 11/2007 to 03/2015
Florida Agency for Health Care AdministrationAlachua, FL
  • Conducted on-site multi-program inspections of a variety of health care facilities.
  • Identified appropriate provision of medical/nursing and related services to ensure quality patient care based on current administrative rules and statutes of Florida, the federal government Title XVIII and XIX and standards of profession practice.
Registered Nurse Clinical II, 07/2006 to 03/2007
Munroe Regional Medical CenterOcala, FL
  • Provided perioperative nursing care to assigned patients through the use of the nursing process in accordance with the Association of Operating Room Nurses standards of practice.
  • Supervised the care rendered by ancillary personnel.
  • Coordinated nursing care with surgeons, anesthesia personnel, and other members of the health care team in open heart surgery.
Registered Nurse, 06/2003 to 03/2006
Florida HospitalOrlando, FL
  • Provided perioperative nursing care to assigned patients through the use of the nursing process in accordance with the Association of Operating Room Nurses standards of practice.
  • Supervised the care rendered by ancillary personnel.
  • Coordinated nursing care with surgeons, anesthesia personnel, and other members of the health care team in open heart surgery.
Education
Bachelor of Science: Nursing Florida State University - Tallahassee, FL

Additional Information
  • LICENSURE: Florida Registered Nurse License #
  • SMQT certified (Surveyor Minimum Qualifications Test)
  • Certified Case Manager CCMC #
  • 701B Certification
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Word, Microsoft Office, Excel and Power Point
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Licenses
Certified in Basic Newborn Care and Resuscitation (BNCRP)
Completed Adult Advanced Life Support (ALS)

Skill Highlights
  • Medication administration expert
  • Skilled in conducting physical examinations
  • Geriatric treatment knowledge
  • Psych and mental health care proficiency
  • Mobility assistance
  • Gastroenteral nutrition education
  • Body mechanics knowledge
  • Talented in minor surgery assistance
  • experience in multiple sterilization techniques 
  • Committed to pediatric nursing
  • Broad medical terminology knowledge
  • multi-lingual in English, French, Tamil, Hindi, and Malayalam.
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
  • Enthusiastic caregiver
  • Wound cleaning/care expertise
  • Trained in in- and out-patient care
  • Specimen collection proficiency
Professional Experience
02/2013 - 07/2013
St. Isabel's Hospital Chennai, Tamil nadu Registered nurse
Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records.
Completed six months of medical and surgical clinic work.
Delivered high-quality and compassionate treatment to indigent and low-income patient community.
Sound, ethical and independent decision-making ability consistent with medical protocols.
Disciplined, energetic employee who quickly establishes rapport with patients and colleagues.
Evaluated patients presenting with asthma, appendicitis and hernia. Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments.
Provided necessary health education training for patients.
Treated patients with strokes, head traumas, comas and intracranial hematomas.
Assisted patients with multiple chronic diagnoses including COPD and asthma.
Took vital signs of newborns while assisting in NICU.
Supported patients with customized patient teaching tools.
Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment and maintained patient flow.
Obtained vitals for a floor of 25 patients per shift.
Worked as part of team to ensure proper care of body mechanics and safety of patient.
Cleaned and sterilized instruments and disposed of contaminated supplies.
Tested glucose and administered injections.
Maintained patient charts and confidential files.
Education and Training
Training:
MEIOSIS-The safe injection workshop.
Skills in Ambulatory Nursing.
Critical Care Nursing Competencies.
Soft skills and communication.
 
Conferences:
Extra-corporeal Membrane oxygenation-A Key to Life
International Perspective on aging - evidence to guide clinical practice.
Globalization of Nursing Voice.
Religion and terminal illness: A holistic approach.
Blooming of life with Assisted Reproductive technology.
​SNA Biennial Conference - Quality nursing education
 
Presentation:
Total innovation management: open innovation in nursing
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Licenses

Registered Nurse License Number R091314

Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification 2017-2019

Handle With Care Certified (2015, 2016, 2017)

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (2013-2015)

ELNEC End-of-Life Care Certified

Professional Summary

My professional experience involves serving as a Medical Surgical staff and charge nurse, Emergency Room staff nurse at Ouachita County Medical Center, and currently the Acute Adolescent/Adult Psychiatric charge nurse at Rivendell Behavioral Services.

Skill Highlights
  • Assessment of patient status
  • IV and IV drug therapy
  • Post TURP treatment
  • Post Cholecystectomy treatment
  • Post appendectomy treatment
  • Post colon resection treatment
  • Chest tube management
  • Inpatient Hospice care
  • Total knee/hip postop care
  • Pain Management care
  • DM I and II therapy care
  • CVL/Iport management
  • Wound vac care experience
  • Blood transfusion and blood products treatment
  • Physical and psychological assessments
  • Intake assessments for admissions
  • Handle with care physical restraints
  • Use of PO and IM chemical restraints
  • Treatment of acute psychosis
  • Treatment of detox i.e.(opiate, benzodiazepines, etoh)
  • Nursing groups for adolescent and adult psychiatric patients
  • Administered MMPI psych testing
Professional Experience
Registered Nurse
April 2018
Conway Behavioral Health Hospital Conway, AR

Assess, treat and manage patient care based on needs ranging from depressive disorders to psychosis and chemical dependency.  I currently work with adults and collaborate with physicians to work towards teaching patients how to manage life stressors and crisis situations.

Adolescent Psychiatric Registered Nurse
March 2015 to Current
Rivendell Behavioral Services Benton, AR

Acute Adolescent Charge Nurse


Responsibilities include: Administration of psychiatric testing, administration of scheduled medications, administration of chemical (IM) injections, coordinating physical holds for patient protection, ordering and drawing labs, holding nursing focused groups and coordinating milieu staff, delegating tasks to other nurses working on the unit, writing psych safe incident reports when needed, and coordinating discharge planning and teaching for patient and family.

Survey Foreman
October 2014 to March 2015
James Construction Group Jacksonville, AR

Responsibilities included land survey layout for bridge and road construction and documentation of soil and concrete tests as well as oversee that jobs were done correctly.

Registered Nurse
October 2012 to October 2014
Ouachita County Medical Center Camden, AR

Emergency Department Registered Nurse

Medical/Surgical Registered Nurse

Medical/Surgical Charge Nurse

ICU Pool Nurse


Responsibilities included: physical assessment and implementation of interventions for medical patients, administration of IV, IM, SubQ, parenteral medications, pre and post operative care for general surgery patients, packed red blood cell and blood product administration, diabetic therapy and teaching, cardiac arrest (code blue) experience, conscious sedation therapy for intubating patients and minor surgery, advocating for patient safety, colostomy care, skin and wound care with and without wound vac, administration of insulin drips, administration of cardiac/blood pressure drips, assist with chest tubes and managed chest tube patients, gastric lavage and overdose treatment, trauma therapy and transfer coordination for severe trauma patients, end of life care for hospice and palliative care, supervision of care and staff on med/surg unit, interdisciplinary staff meetings for case management, coordination of care at home care for rehab patients, outpatient care for one day surgery overflow, administration of EKG and cardiac care for atrial fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia, ventricular fibrillation as well as running codes for cardiac arrest patients.

Customer Service/Service Assistant
June 2007 to April 2009
MasterCraft Boats of Arkansas Conway, AR

Responsibilities included ensuring customer service excellence detailing boats, providing home and lake service to MasterCraft owners as well as provide customer assistance in the proshop store.

Maintenance Assistant
May 2005 to June 2006
Bearden Public Schools Bearden, AR

Repair and upgrade maintenance for Bearden Public Schools.

Service Assistant
May 2005 to August 2005
AMC Inc. Camden, AR

Responsibilities included handling and assisting CNC mill programmers and welders for military contract rocket production as well as inventory and grounds keeper.

Education and Training
Bachelor of Science : Nursing, 2011 University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Little Rock, AR
High School Diploma : 2006 Bearden High School Bearden , AR

Student class President

Student body Vice President

Beta Club

Honors' Graduate

Who's Who Among American High School

Student Athlete Awards, All Conference

Cayce Charities Volunteer for children and families in need (9 years) 

Little League/Babe Ruth League Volunteer (4 Years) 

Odyssey of the Mind World Finalist (3 Years) 

pre-nursing University of Central Arkansas Conway, AR

I.D.E.A.L. Leadership program

Dean's List 4 semesters

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Professional Summary

Compassionate registered Nurse with 20 years of experience in various types settings, including Psychiatric. Well-developed interpersonal, acute care treatment and relationship building skills. Promoting pleasant personality and skills helping patients stay calm and communicative.

Skills
  • Strong clinical judgement
  • Problem resolution capability
  • Adept at prioritizing/managing deadlines, multi tasking
  • Create care plan, identify problem, goal and intervention
  • Detail oriented
  • EMR / EHR , clinical documentation
  • Patient, family advocacy and providing emotional support
  • Trauma recovery
  • Medication administration
  • Strong verbal communication
  • Team player
  • Experienced with psychiatric disorders, addiction and eating disorders
Work History
RN Unit Manager, 08/2017 to Current
Community Health Services Of Georgia Newnan, GA
  • Identified opportunities to improve processes and treatment, making recommendations to improve care and outcomes.
  • Managed all elements of care, patient evaluations, care plan development, treatment, medication administration, and patient education.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures, safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Provided leadership to 10 person team comprised of RNs, LPNs and ancillary staff.
  • Managed 25 bed unit, supporting fellow nurses in delivering outstanding treatment to patients.
  • Member of quality assurance committee
  • Worked with physicians and administrators to educate patients on care issues such as discharge delays or equipment unavailability and postponed procedures.
RN Staffing, 10/2015 to 07/2017
Maxim Health Care Temporary Staffing Agency 630 Southpointe Ct. Colorado Springs, CO
  • Worked as staff nurse in hospitals, Long term care facilities, Hospice centers, Psychiatric Hospitals, and Correctional facilities.
  • Ensured patients received quality care, in compliance with federal and state regulations.
  • Assessed need for, obtained orders from physician, interpreted appropriate lab test
  • Adeptly handling all aspects of treatment from medication to wound care to monitoring for patients per shift.
  • Facilitated therapeutic communication, conflict resolution and crisis intervention, redirecting negative behaviors and helping patients regain or improve coping abilities to prevent further disability.
  • Assigned to detox and psychiatric ward at correctional facility
  • Informed patients and answered questions about health condition management and general health information.
  • Delivered high level of quality care to diverse populations while overseeing patient admissions.
Psychiatric Registered Nurse, 02/2014 to 07/2015
Ridgeview Institute 3995 South Cobb Drive, Smyrna, GA 30080
  • Coordinated with physicians, mental health and medical staff.
  • Trained in substance abuse, co-occurring disorders.
  • Observed and monitored client behavior, responses to treatment.
  • Recorded client information on special flow sheets, accurately indicating suicidal precautions, and restraints.
  • Developed and implemented treatment plans and modified when needed.
  • Provided patient education.
  • Trained in use of restraints and de-escalation.
  • Admitted and discharged patients.
  • Administered prescribed medications and monitored and documented patient responses.
  • Conducted ongoing monitoring and evaluations of behaviors and conditions on Milieu, updated clinical supervisors with current information.
  • Worked in psych, detox and eating disorder units, with adolescents and adults
LPN to RN, 07/2000 to 01/2014
United Health Services Pruitt Corporation 1626 Jeurgens Court, Norcross, GA 30093


  • Primary care, assessment and evaluation of patients on LTAC, LTC, Hospice, physical rehabilitation and Behavioral units.
  • Assessed need for, ordered, obtained and interpreted appropriate lab tests.
  • Chronic patient care, adeptly handling all aspects of treatment from medication to wound care to monitoring for up to 25 patients per shift.
  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.
  • Oversaw and managed clinical and support staff in patient care activities while maintaining a high level of staff morale and professionalism.
  • Participated in unit-based Quality Assurance Program.
  • Developed and implemented nursing care plans

Education
Associate of Applied Science: Nursing Excelsior College - Albany, NY
Licensed Practical Nurse: Nursing West Central Technical College - Carrollton, Georgia
Affiliations
  • American Nurses Association (ANA) Member
Certifications
  • Registered Nurse in Georgia, License number RN201441, 01/31/2021
  • BLS, CPR and AED, certified.