Energetic and effective nurse practitioner with 22 years of experience in direct patient healthcare across the lifespan. Seeking a position in a private pediatric practice.
ANCC: Certified Family Nurse Practitioner: # 0237474
Virginia Licensed Nurse Practitioner: #0001123805
Virginia License Registered Nurse: #0001123805
Basic Life Support CPR
12 Years Pediatric NP experience
Detailed Physical Exams
Confidence in Diagnosis and Treatment of Common Pediatric Illnesses
Clear, Concise and Comprehensive Documentation
Expertise with both Athena Streamline and Greenway Intergy EMR Systems
Experienced Preceptor for NP Students
Patient Centered Counseling and Health Education
Nutrition and Exercise Guidance
Nurse PractionerNov 2011 to Current Manassas Pediatrics - Privia Medical Group － Manassas, VA
Delivered primary pediatric care with an emphasis on acute care and health promotion. Worked directly with patients and their families to educate, counsel and manage both acute illnesses and chronic conditions including pre-diabetes, obesity, asthma, anxiety and depression.
EMR expertise in Athena as well as Intergy (Greenway). Using dual authentication for controlled substance prescriptions.
Educated and coached PNP and FNP students.
Coordinated fluoride varnish training for all professional medical staff and implemented service into well check visits for children < 36="" months="" of="">
Nurse PractitionerMay 2009 to Oct 2011 Pediatricare of Northern Virginia － Manasses, VA
Delivered high quality and compassionate pediatric care with an emphasis on acute care and health promotion for multicultural population.
Actively participated in the transition from paper charting to EMR starting in 2011.
Preceptor for PNP and FNP students.
Lead Family Nurse Practitioner - Capital One Family Health CenterApr 2008 to May 2009 Nurse Practitioner. Take Care Health Systems － Mclean, VA
Independent Lead Manager and Clinician for the Family Health Clinic at the Capital One Corporate Health Clinic. Assessed and treated employees of Capital One providing acute episodic care, physical exams, travel medicine, immunizations, and wellness education.
Created and Implemented several health education programs including nutrition classes, 1:1 weight loss coaching, and a one day women's heart disease education seminar.
Orchestrated flu clinics for Capital One employees and family members.
Oversaw the daily running of the health clinic including administration of travel immunizations and blood drawing center for lab corp.
Maintained OSHA and CLIA requirements for clinic.
Nurse PractitionerFeb 2004 to Apr 2008 Pediatricare of Northern Virginia － Manassas, VA
Nurse PractitionerApr 2003 to Feb 2004 Capital Area Pediatrics － Vienna, VA
Transitioned from family medicine into pediatric medicine. Worked 3+ days a week providing acute care as a prn NP in 4 Capital Area Pediatric offices.
Nurse PractitionerJul 1996 to Mar 2003 Dr. Steven Tucker- Family Medicine － Manassas, VA
Provided care for acute and chronic illnesses with an emphasis on health promotion and disease prevention across the lifespan.
Interpreted ECG readings, simple in office I&D, pap smears, created and implemented patient care handouts and chart flow sheets.
Served as preceptor for 1 FNP student.
Nurse PractitionerSep 1995 to Jun 1996 Dr. Eugene Shmorhun - Family Medicine － Fairfax, VA
First NP position in a practice in which I did both student NP preceptorship and worked as a staff nurse. Treated acute and chronic illnesses for clients across life span.
Developed and implemented patient handouts, phone advice protocols, and chart flow sheets.
Client care specialist for implementation for automated referral system.
Office NurseFeb 1991 to Aug 1993 Eugene Shmorhun - Family Medicine － Fairfax, VA.Provided basic nursing assessments. Coordinated and managed patient phone advice line. Spearheaded the OSHA training for office staff. Oversaw implementation of CLIA guidelines and maintained records.
Nurse for the HIV pediatric and adult HIV ClinicJul 1990 to Aug 1991 Henry M. Jackson Foundation － Bethesda /Washington, DC, MD/DC
Patient care for both pediatric and adult clients with HIV illnesses. Provided direct patient care and educated families on disease process and treatment. Advocated for patients. Documented data entry for research protocols.
Captain (O3), Army Nurse Corps. Pediatric Hospital Staff NurseJul 1987 to Jul 1990 Walter Reed Army Medical Center － Washington, DC
Provided direct in hospital bedside care for pediatric patients. Served as the in-service coordinator for ward 51, implementing all staff training for the unit.
Attended night school for MSA.
PROFIS officer - med/surg.
Family Nurse Practitioner1995George Mason University / George Washington University Medical School － Fairfax, VA
Health Service Administration1990Central Michigan University － Mount Pleasant, MIThesis: Implementation of a Computerized Rotational Scheduling
Bachelor of Science, Nursing1987Alverno College － Milwaukee, WI