Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner who has recently completed a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program with expertise in management and supervision of medical staff. Skilled in mental health and inpatient teaching with a strong emphasis in critical care, case management, and administration. Reputation as self-directed professional with superior problem-solving, communication, and leadership skills. Successful in managing time, prioritizing tasks, and organizing projects to improve the quality of patient care.
Currently serving as a contracted medical provider at Pine Woods Behavioral Health Crisis Center in Griffin, GA. providing short-term residential treatment for adults struggling with severe and persistent psychiatric conditions, substance use disorder, and co-occurring disorders.
Served as a hospitalist overseeing the care of hospitalized patients from the time of admission to discharge.
Provide medical consultations and treatments under physician supervision.
Establish medical diagnoses.
Prescribe and regulated medication as authorized.
Closely examine patients' medical history, medication allergies, physical condition and test results to verify necessity of operations and to determine proper procedures.
Carefully analyze test results and information gathered during examinations to properly diagnose illnesses and diseases.
Perform patient assessments in the outpatient and inpatient floors.
Conduct medical histories and physicals for inpatient and outpatient psychiatric patients.
Assess need for, order, obtain and interpreted appropriate lab tests.
Determine appropriate imaging and laboratory exams needed.
Preform inpatient and outpatient psychiatric histories and physicals.
Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records.Monitored post-op vitals, set up PCA, fluids, reviewed post-op orders and orient patients to unit.Disciplined, energetic employee who quickly establishes rapport with patients and colleagues.
Assisted patients with healing and recovery after surgery.
Served as a Nurse Extern for approximately two years at hospital located in Warner Robins, GA while attending nursing school to strengthen my clinical skills prior to graduation and obtaining my nursing license under the supervision of an RN.
Specialization in Family Nurse Practitioner 4.0 GPA
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