RN and Nurse Practitioner with almost 30 years of experience in both outpatient and inpatient settings caring for patients from young adulthood to geriatrics.
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in the State of CT
Registered Nurse in the State of CT
ANA Certified in Adult Health 1998- present
ANA Certified in Acute Care 2000- present
APRN, 09/2015 to CurrentConnecticut GI, PC, Research Division － 21 South Rd. Suite 100, Farmington , CT
APRN, 12/2000 to CurrentConnecticut GI, PC － Farmington, CT
Assess, diagnose and treat adult patients with acute and chronic internal medicine and gastrointestinal medical conditions.
Care for patients in outpatient setting in addition to Hartford Hospital managing inpatient GI patients.
Responsibilities include obtaining histories and physicals, ordering and evaluating diagnostic work ups, making treatment decisions, rounding on hospitalized patients and assisting with PEG feeding tube placement.
APRN, 08/1999 to 12/2000Hartford Hospital － Hartford, CT
Assessed critically ill patients and carried out diagnostic and therapeutic plans in collaboration with the Attending physicians.
Placed central lines and arterial lines and managed basic ventilator support.
Nurse Practitioner, 01/1999 to 08/1999Massachusetts General Hospital － Boston, MA
Managed the care of patients undergoing cardiac interventions such as angioplasties and cardiac stent placement.
RN, 09/1994 to 08/1999Brigham and Women's Hospital － Boston, MA
Provided direct patient care to patients requiring cardiac surgery.
Experience included working with telemetry, pacemakers, implantable cardiac defibrillators, left ventricular assist devices and administration of multiple IV medications.
Responsibilites included charge role which involved delegation of assignments and managememt of staffing issues.
Assisted in the development of a discharge teaching class for patients following open heart surgery.
RN, 07/1987 to 09/1994Hartford Hospital － Hartford , CT
Provided direct patient care to medical-surgical patients, including patients with EENT, OMFS conditions, general surgery patients and cardiac patients.
Worked as an Assistant Nurse Manager for three years.
Master of Science:Nursing,1998Boston College － Chestnut Hill, MA
BSN:Nursing,1990Central Connecticut State University － New Britain, CT
Nursing Diploma:Nursing,1987Bridgeport Hospital School of Nursing － Bridgeport, CT