Registered Nurse seeking to practice, acquire, and improve skills to promote health across the nursing care continuum. Also, inspired and excited to relate my extensive patient-advocated and clinical judgment in continuation of my realization as a health care provider. I'm honest, self-motivated and hardworking with positive attitude towards my career and my life. Excellent performer assessing, diagnosing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care. Prioritized care for patients utilizing a written organization/time management method. Confident in maintain accurate records and documentation of patient treatment and all patient information respecting the patient's privacy and maintain confidentiality. Prioritized care for patients utilizing a written organization/time management method. Proficient in successful application in IV site/line and performing Lab Test. In deep knowledge of acute care including surgical/trauma, wound care, ostomies, NG tubes and Urinary Catheter Care. Accurate Twelve lead EKG interpretation (Telemetry) background. Able to accurately calculate, administer medications and recognize adverse effects of medications. Experience with pain and symptom management interventions. Knowledge of Electronic Health Record / Health Care Software. Adherence to safety standards.
to 10/2014 Registered Nurse Home Health
On the Way Home Care
Provide initial and on-going assessment of client needs using the oasis data elements into comprehensive assessment.
With input from patient/care giver and in conjunction with physician, formulates and implements plan of care.
Evaluate effectiveness of care plan and make necessary adjustments.
Provide for the emotional and physical comfort and safety of client taken into consideration their rights and cultural background.
Receives and transcribe physician orders.
Notify physician and Agency supervisor of unusual reactions and/or changes in client's condition.
Document all appropriate observations and treatments in keeping with agency policies and procedures.
Participate in case conferences, team and staff meetings and performance improvement activities as assigned.
Provide supervision for LPN and/or Home health aide as assigned and any skilled nursing service for which appropriately trained which is prescribed under the plan of care .Maintains strict confidentiality of all patient, employ and agency information.
CT Aide / Phlebotomist Technician, 08/2009
to Current Leon Medical Center – Miami,
Educate adults and geriatric patient prior to scanning procedure, explain and answer patient questions.
Obtain the consent form, position the patient on the CT table for the test, start IV line as required and observe the patient for any adverse reaction to contrast media used.
Keep patient safety.
Verify test requisitions and patient to obtain blood specimens by performing venipunctures or capillary puncture in 60 to 70 geriatric patients daily.
Maintain specimen integrity.
Keep safe, secure, and healthy work environment.
Resolve unusual test orders.
Perform laboratory computer operations.
Clinical Research Coordinator, 10/2007
to 06/2009 Gold Coast Research LLC – Plantation,
Coordinated and performed all duties and procedures associated with at least 11 research studies related to pain medications under the responsibility of the physician investigators.
Assisted staff and physicians with the completion of participant visits, including but not limited to administering informed consent, completing source documentation and case report forms, obtaining medical history, taking vital signs, shipment of laboratory specimens, assessing and documenting level of pain, response to pain medication & adverse event, dispensing study medication and study drug accountability.
Medical Doctor, 01/2001
to 07/2007 Policlínico- Hospital Luis de La Puente Uceda - La Habana, Cuba
Provided and managed direct patient care, including assessments, physical examinations, evaluations, diagnoses and treatment for pediatric, adult, maternity women (labor and delivery), patients with mental illness and geriatric patients as Primary Care Physician, also work in ICU every weekend providing care to adult patient.
Directed and coordinated the patient's care activities by the nurse.
Prescribed medications and managed regimens as appropriate to assessed medical conditions.
Provided advice to staff and patients regarding prevention of disease and promoting health.
Bachelor of Sciences: Nursing,
1 2013 University of the Sacred Heart - San Juan GPA: Magna cum Laude GPA: 3.84Nursing Magna cum Laude GPA: 3.84
Doctor of Medicine: 1 1988 Higher Institute of Medical Sciences of Havana - GPA: GPA: 4.42/5.0GPA: 4.42/5.0
Phlebotomy Technician, certified by A.I.A.A. Cert. No. 7778817
Licensure & Certification
Registered Nurse (RN), FL License No. 9392194 / NY License No. 691119-1
Basic Life Support (BLS), certified by American Heart Association. Exp. Date 11/2015
Registered Medical Assistant (R.M.A), certified by ARMA Reg. No.118008