Seasoned, professional, self-motivated board certified nurse practitioner with more than five years experience as a nurse practitioner and over twenty four years of nursing experience in a variety of specialty settings, seeking an opportunity to grow as a healthcare professional in a positive patient-centered facility that prioritizes high quality patient care, effective communication, with a focus on being dedicated to upholding the highest standard of care.
Awarded The Linda Porter Scholarship award upon nursing school graduation for outstanding care of oncology patients
Provided Preceptor/Mentoring to nine nurse practitioner students over the past three years, teaching 3-4 students per semester while managing a full patient load
Active member of committee at Reading Health System to improve performance for nurse practitioner and physician assistant disciplines
Consistently receive outstanding remarks on patient satisfaction reports
Treated a complex and diverse patient population.
Ordered and evaluated diagnostic studies.
Prescribed and regulated medication as authorized.
Identified acute and chronic illnesses and injuries.
Obtained informed consents as needed.
Performed patient assessments in the outpatient and inpatient floors.
Coordinated with other specialty services
Evaluated and treated patients with acute and emergent conditions.
Determined appropriate imaging and laboratory exams needed.
Performed physical examinations on all patient age groups including well woman care, well child care, Welcome to Medicare physical exams
Established medical diagnoses
Performed wound care.
Shared on-call responsibilities
Managed patients with appropriate therapy, medication, education, referral and follow-up.
Graduated cum laude Top 10 % of class
Thesis on Impact of Breast Cancer on Minority/Underserved Women
Emphasis in Women's Health Issues
Dean's List Graduated summa cum laude
Program affiliated with Kutztown University
Received 64 credits towards Bachelor's degree in nursing
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