Motivated and energetic Certified Nurse Practitioner with over 23 years' experience in nursing. Highly adaptable to changing environments and demands.
Experienced in cardiac care in Progressive Care Unit as RN with 14 months as Nurse Practitioner in outpatient and inpatient settings. Focused leader with strong communication, planning, and leadership abilities.
Managed and coordinated care of adult clients with acute illness and chronic, complex, multi-system disease process. Performed consultations and follow-up visits. Ordered and evaluated diagnostic tests. Collaborated with physicians, physical therapists, dietitians , and other consultants. Counseled clients regarding health risk factors, and disease management.
Administered primary care to adult and geriatric individuals in patient-centered medical home. Obtained patient histories, performed physical examinations , ordered laboratory and diagnostic exams, provided guidance on health maintenance, and health promotions.
Performed well-adult and episodic visits. Provided culturally relevant care to diverse group of clients. Focused care on health maintenance, health promotion, and risk reduction. Utilized translators, and provided foreign language educational materials to non-English speaking clients.
Delivered care to diverse population in a community health center. Provided well-woman exam, family planning, contraception counseling and education on sexually transmitted diseases.
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