Over 16 years of diverse nursing experience, providing exceptional organized, evidenced based, nursing care to patients
from pediatrics to geriatrics. Background expertise in emergency room nursing, cardiac medical and cardiac surgical as
a clinical nurse, preceptor and mentor. Efficiently managing a busy workload in a fast pace setting, while constantly
adapting to changing environment, collaborating with my coworkers to provide quality medical care and providing
excellent customer service.
-California Nursing license
-Basic Life Support
-Advance Cardiac Life Support
-Pediatric Advance Life Support
-Progressive Care Certified Nurse
-Mobile Intensive Care Nurse
-Stroke Nurse Certified
-Trauma Nursing Care Certified
Sedation medication administration and monitoring
Intravenous insertion and central lines care
Laboratory collection and interpretation
Echocardogram testing and interpretation
Cardiac rhythm interpretations
Arterial line managements and reading
Safe medication administration
Drug and Alcohol emergency
Adhering to Infection Control standards
Scripps Green ClinicApril 2016 to CurrentGastroenterology nurse LaJolla, CATriaging patients in an outpatient setting with gastrointestinal and post procedural symptoms. Assisting in paracentesis, iv infusion, pre/post procedural care. Coordinating care with insurance companies and pharmacies to facilitate outpatient procedures and specialty infusion medication.
Scripps Memorial Hospital LajollaDecember 2007 to April 2016Emergency nurse LaJolla, CAPracticing nursing within the scope while, maintaining critical skills as outlined in scope of practice (i.e. IV skills).
Maintains a productive and effective team and worker friendly environment. Identifies and assists with resolving issues.
Partners with physicians and other multidisciplinary providers in delivering the highest quality patient care and
customer service. Acting as a role model, mentor, and resource in giving nursing care. Utilize opportunities for teaching
with staff. Expertise in triage, assess and manage the care of multiple types of patients; pediatrics, geriatrics, cardiac and
trauma in a fast paced and ever-changing environment.
Scripps Memorial Hospital LaJollaJanuary 2004 to December 2007Cardiac/Medical and Cardiac surgical nurse LaJolla, caProviding direct patient care in a cardiac medical/surgical setting with primary focused on cardiac medical conditions,
cardiac angioplasty, sheath management, arterial line care, open heart surgery. While adhering to the standards of
nursing practice, through assessing, planning, and implementing the care of a patient and monitoring there progress.
Education and Training
1998Associate of Science: NursingBinghamton, NY, USA