2015 Professional Development and Education Award recipient from the Stanley Shalom Zielony Institute for Nursing
Excellence, Cleveland Clinic 5 years, 2010, 2015
Basic Life Support
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support.
As an enthusiastic, compassionate and reliable nursing professional, I am pleased to submit my application for the
position NP ...
My graduation in the accredited Nurse Practitioner program from Ursuline College, national certification as a Nurse
Practitioner and seven years wound and ostomy nursing experience makes me a perfect candidate for this position.
MS Windows, Power Point, Word,
Internet, e-mail, computerized charting - EPIC
CNP, Wound/Ostomy care, 04/2016
to Current Marymount Hospital – Garfield Heights,
Obtained patient history and performed assessment via observation, interview and examination
Ordered, performed and interpreted diagnostic studies pertinent wound/ostomy care
Developed and implemented plan od care in the collaboration with the physician, patient, CM, PT/OT services
Provided extensive counseling and education to the patient, and their families/caregivers concerning preventive
health treatment options and community recourses
Performed simple surgical debridement consistent with certification, law and Cleveland Clinic privileges.
Wound Care Coordinator, 05/2014
to 04/2016 Marymount Hospital – Garfield Heights,
Provided wound/ostomy care for patients with complex acute, critical and chronic conditions
Oversee 8-10 medical-surgical, critical care, Emergency Department wound / ostomy patients per day
Served as consultant/liaison/collaboration/educator, facilitate best nursing practice; identify educational needs in
the management of patients
Assisted in the development of several new/revised policies and procedures related to wound, ostomy and
Ostomy Care Nurse, 05/2013
to 05/2014 Cleveland Clinic Foundation – Cleveland,
Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and
Provided evidence - based, collaborative and cost effective patient care to for patients with complex ostomy needs
Identified critical risk factors
Precepted RB Turnbull School of WOC nursing.
Wound Care Nurse, 05/2011
to 05/2013 Cleveland Clinic Foundation – Cleveland,
Wound/Ostomy Care Nurse, 05/2009
to 05/2011 Cleveland Clinic Foundation – Cleveland,
Identified significant health and medical risk factors Performed diagnostic or therapeutic interventions
Precepted WOC nursing students and new nurses in the hospital
Assisted in the development and implementation of Wound Care Product Formulary
actively participated in Hospital-Based Quality Assurance Program.
Supervised high-quality and compassionate
treatment to indigent and low-income patient community
Wound, Ostomy, Continence Care nurse.
to 09/2009 Cleveland Clinic Home Care Providence Home Care – Independence,
Provided specialty wound, ostomy, continence services in a variety of care settings - nursing homes, hospice,
home care and the community
Provided education to patients after gastrointestinal surgery regarding medications, recovery, coping skills and
Managed caseload of 20 clients, providing education, treatments, IV therapy, venipuncture, wound and ostomy
Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment and maintained patient flow
Documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions and follow-up
Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care
Staff nurse Mayfield Heights
Provided direct patient care to patients in their home in assigned geographic locations
Provided palliative care in outpatient settings ranging from assessment to development and implementation of
Supported patients with customized patient teaching tools (Russian speaking patients)
Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care.
Staff nurse, 04/2005
to 06/2006 Cleveland Clinic/Hillcrest Hospital
Direct patient care and management of nursing assistants
Assigned charge nurse on a rotating basis
Member of the clinical Improvement Team for the advancement of patient care.
Master of Science: Nursing,
2015 Ursuline College - Pepper Pike,
Bachelor of Science: Nursing,
2009 Cleveland State University - Cleveland,
Associate of Science: Nursing,
2004 Cuyahoga Community College - Cleveland,
R.B. Turnbull School of Enterostomal Therapy - Cleveland,
Member, Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurses Society
Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses
Member, Cleveland Ostomy Association