To acquire advance clinical training, knowledge, decision-making skills and clinical competencies for expanded practice as a nurse.
to Current Medstar Visiting Nurses Association – Washington,
Perform patient home health admissions, revisit patient.
Interpret abnormal clinical data to anticipate changing patient status.
Maintain necessary clinical records, collect data and prepare reports on activities.
Manage, monitor, and support the patient care plan which complies with evidenced-base guidelines.
Track patient care progress and report the results to the relevant PCPS.
Advocate, guide and intervene on behalf of patients with the PCMH/PCP.
Work with each patient and explain resources available to enable compliance.
Assess patient compliance with care plan and provide relevant coaching on self management.
Assistant Director of Nursing, Fountains at the Washington House.
Assistant Director Of Nursing01/2013
to 01/2014 Fountains at The Washington House – Alexandria,
Budget management Collection of statistics for infection control Coordinate new hire immunization Provide education to employee about compliance with infection control Maintain employee health file Ensuring the coordination of resident's urology, cardiology, dental appointments etc.
Provision of wound care per physician's order and staging as appropriate.
Intravenous therapy; including starting, flushing, infusing per physician's order, and maintenance of line according to state regulations.
Daily rounds to observe residents and to determine if nursing need are being met.
Review and ensure proper resident charting and procedure documentation.
Monitor medication passes and treatment schedule to ensure that medications are being administered as ordered and that treatments are provided as scheduled.
Participate in the development, maintenance, and implementation of nursing department Quality Improvement Program and serve on the Quality Improvement committee.
Develop programs such as continence with UTI prevention.
Be accountable for nursing compliance, excellence, and delivery of resident care services in adherence with local, state, and federal regulations.
Managing nursing associates through appropriate hiring, training, evaluation, assignment, and delegation of duties, within budget and resident census guidelines.
to 01/2013 Washington Of Nursing – Washington,
Washington Nursing Facility.
Oversee the development and implementation of on-the-job training programs for new hires.
Develop, maintain, and periodically update infection control precautions and aseptic techniques that correct problems.
Maintaining Employee health records Make rounds to nursing units for the purpose of case finding, review of environmental sanitation procedures, and supervision of isolation precaution procedures.
Pre- op and Post- op surgical monitoring of patients.
Maintain confidentiality of all resident and employee information.
Perform other administrative duties, such as on-call Supervisor or on-call Administrator, as directed by the Director of Nursing.
Register Nurse/Education Development, Washington Nursing Facility.
to 01/2011 Washington Nursing Facility – Washington,
Provides nursing staff with clinical and educational support and guidance for the implementation of the facility policy.
Manage/coordinate all educational activities in the Center.
Collaborate with clinical management team to identify specific clinical educational needs.
Provide education through demonstration and return demonstration for specific skills/procedures.
Coordinates the completion of mandatory in-service education according to State and Federal regulation, as well as facility policy.
Participates as a resource in performance evaluation of nursing personnel.
to 01/2012 Chesepeake Home Health – Upper Marlboro,
Provides nursing care in accordance with the plan of care derived from physician's orders and Registered Nurse assessment.
Recognizes and reports symptoms that indicate changes in the condition of the patient to the Case Manager.
Assists the Registered Nurse in the performance of specific procedures like tracheostomy care and feeding tube care.
Accurately records patient's condition in the Nurses notes.
to 01/2008 Unity Health Care Inc – Washington,
Assist the Registered Nurse and Physician to care for patient.
Perform routine nursing duties like triage, immunization, school health programs, make appointments and maintain patient records.
Conducted training and development activities for medical assistants.
Practice safety, environmental, and infection control measures.
to 01/2008 Southern Maryland Hospital Center – Clinton,
Provide standard nursing care for patients on the unit.
Perform clinical assessments.
Develop care plans for patients.
Evaluates and documents all patient care activities.
BSN: Nursing2011Chamberlain College of Nursing -
Lake St Louis,
LPN. University of the District of Columbia-
Associate of Science: Nursing2010Radians College-
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION Registered Nurse Number: R191529 Licensed Practical Nurse Number: LP42876 Certified Nursing Assistant certificate, May 2005 TRAINING/WORKSHOP/PROFESSIONAL AWARDS Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health - Public Health Training. Award for outstanding contributions to the success of the First Annual World AIDS Day Event. Certificate of Achievement from the Emergency Management Institute (FEMA) to serve in times of crisis. Certificate of Recognition and Appreciation for outstanding contribution to the lives of citizens and resident of Prince Gorge's county. Letter of recognition from Acting county Health officer (Gwendolyn Clerkley). Certificate of appreciation for an outstanding community service at the Annual NBC 4 Your Health and Fitness Expo.