Clinical Registered Nurse with a year of experience in Medical Surgical, 3 years experience in Labor & Delivery, and 5 years experience in Maternity. Seeking to help women feel comfortable receiving reproductive health care in a clinical setting. Strong desire to work with youth and underserved populations in preventive sexual health and health education.
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification <2006 to="" present="">2006>
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification <2012>2012>o present>
Board of Registered Nursing (BRN) <2006 to="" present="">2006>
Assisted medical staff in timely triaging of expectant clients. Performed accurate fetal monitoring and executed resuscitation where necessary. Administered medications, IV solutions, and oxygen with proper verification. Performed bedside glucose checks and administered insulin as needed. Started peripheral IV lines and collected blood and other fluid specimens. Circulated in operating room during Cesareans, BTLs, and other OBGyn surgeries. Assisted surgeons in sterile instrument handling during vaginal and operative births. Monitored patients post-operatively. Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions and follow-up care.Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care.
Assisted in high school outreach for teen center recruitment. Created and executed a semester long program to empower teenage girls through self knowledge and expression. Established longstanding, open and communicative relationships with youth. Instructed youth on the importance of exercise, fitness, flexibility, and stress release through dance, stretch and healthy eating habits. Prepared warm up and choreography for weekly dance/fitness classes. Prepared youth for several performances.
Taught preventative sexual health curriculum to middle school youth in west LA area. Assisted in data recording for statical data collection. Created an organized referral log for telephone referrals.
World Arts and Cultures, Bachelor of Arts
Women's Studies, Bachelor of Sciences
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