Qualified Family Nurse Practitioner certified through The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners with 9 years' experience in direct patient care. Strong clinical skills enhanced by the natural ability to build relationships with patients and their families. Committed to follow evidence-based guidelines and critical thinking skills to ensure patients receive the best possible outcomes.
9 years' experience
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners member
Society of Nurses in Advanced Practice member
Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society member
Strong clinical judgement and assessment skills
Tactful organizational and communication skills
Patient/family centered care
Strong problem solving skills
Efficient in computerized charting
Flexible, quick learner
Nurse PractitionerMar 2017 to Current Internal Medicine Associates- Gastroenterology － Merrillville, IN
comprehensive medical care to patients with gastrointestinal diagnosis.
Order and interpret
lab data and imaging studies.
with multidisciplinary team to develop a treatment plan tailored to meet the
needs of individual patients.
of care and open lines of communication to all the members of the healthcare
team when determining an appropriate treatment plan for each patient.
with patients and their families on their plan
Educate patients and families on disease processes and outcomes.
Quality Care Navigator & Heart Failure Nurse PractitionerJan 2016 to Mar 2017 St. Mary Medical Center － Hobart, IN.
Work in conjunction with a case manager and social worker to provide patients with education and resources to ensure best possible outcomes.
Collaborated with physicians and other healthcare team members to manage chronic disease processes.
Assist in plan of care to decrease length of stay and readmissions.
Developed and maintained quality care systems, including creating and improving medical protocols and guidelines.
Treated chronic care patients including administering medications, performing assessments, and providing education.
Delivered high quality and compassionate treatment to indigent and low-income patients.
Managed the pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment of various disorders and diseases.
Registered NurseJul 2008 to Jan 2016 St. Mary Medical Center － Hobart, IN
Acted as a charge nurse and preceptor to incoming nurses.
Provided direct patient care for 4-6 cardiac patients per shift.
Closely monitored acute conditions.
Efficient computerized charting skills.
EKG interpretation and appropriate action.
Performed physical assessments of adult and geriatric patients.
Assessed need for, ordered, obtained and interpreted appropriate lab tests.
Master of Science, Family Nurse Practitioner2015Purdue University Calumet － Hammond, IN
Bachelor of Science, Nursing2010Purdue University North Central － Westville, IN
Associate of Science, Nursing2008Purdue University North Central － Westville, IN
Family Nurse Practitioner through The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Certification: F0915531. Renewal 09/2020.