Empathetic Nurse Practitioner committed to good patient outcomes. Motivated and able to work independently. Familiar with both emergency medicine and family practice. Possesses positive attitude and good patient skills.
Able to care for both acute and routine patients.
Comfortable with range of procedures.
Orders and interprets appropriate lab work.
Orders and interprets appropriate imaging.
Orders and administers appropriate medications
Keeps electronic medical records for all patients
Codes per facility protocol.
Maintains positive demeanor and builds relationships with staff and patients.
Electronic medical records
Nurse Practitioner, 01/2003 to 08/2019 Cayo Mobile Medical Care - Blackman Eddy – Cayo, Belize
Working with a local physician, I developed a concierge medicine program involving home visits.
High quality medical care was delivered to patients, visits were documented and follow up was provided for a variety of medical problems.
04/2015 to 12/2016 Nurse Practitioner, Matagorda Medical Group Urgent Care – Bay City, TX
Working closely with staff, I established positive and professional relationships while also implementing a positive patient centered environment.
Patients received focused medical care and had their diagnosis and follow up treatment explained.
Appropriate referrals were made when necessary.
Several times feedback was received indicating that my patients were very satisfied with their care.
In addition, the local emergency room reached out to let me know that my ER referrals were appropriately triaged.
09/2013 to 04/2015 Nurse Practitioner, Stephen F Austin Freeport Medical Clinic – Freeport, TX
Prior to my arrival in Freeport, Brazosport Medical Center made arrangements to work with the areas FQHC when they were ready to expand.
After completing four years at my independent clinic, the FQHC made arrangements to absorb my practice.
I then worked under their direction of the FQHC and delivered high quality healthcare.
03/2009 to 09/2013 Nurse Practitioner, Freeport Medical Clinic – Freeport, TX
Brazosport Medical Center offered me an opportunity to replace a failed primary care clinic in their facility.
Two prior providers had been unable to survive financially.
Utilizing my prior experience developing two low cost medical practices, I was able to build a profitable practice.
I managed and oversaw development of the clinic, contracted vendors and worked with staff.
As a team, we developed a patient friendly practice and obtained the best possible patient outcomes.
Our patient population grew substantially.
09/2008 to 03/2009 Nurse Practitioner, Second Mile Community Clinic – Stafford, TX
I was hired to develop the pre-existing clinic into a full-time primary care clinic.
Previously, the clinic had done only patient medication and refills.
I utilized my prior experience at Tomorrow's Bread Today Clinic to put the necessary infrastructure in place to provide quality primary care.
Nurse Practitioner, 05/2006 to 09/2008 TBT Clinic – Houston, TX
Collaborating with Tomorrow's Bread Today, I developed a free clinic in Houston.
This ambitious project was designed to accomplish two things.
First, it repurposed part of the profits from a large doctor's group to provide primary care for those in need.
Second, the project helped determined the actual cost of delivering primary care in the Houston area.
The data gleaned from the project enabled TBT to develop a low-cost medical co-op model.
I became adept at developing clinic infrastructure and providing high quality medical care.
Patients received quality care, were counseled about medical needs and provided appropriate referrals.
Medical records were documented using an early opensource model of OpenEMR.
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Companies Worked For:
Cayo Mobile Medical Care - Blackman Eddy
Nurse Practitioner, Matagorda Medical Group Urgent Care
Nurse Practitioner, Stephen F Austin Freeport Medical Clinic
Nurse Practitioner, Freeport Medical Clinic
Nurse Practitioner, Second Mile Community Clinic
Southern Evangelical Seminary
University of Texas Health Science Center
Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary
Job Titles Held:
Doctor : 05/2019 Master of Science : Nursing , 05/2005 Bachelor of Science : Nursing , 12/2002 Associate of Science : Nursing , 10/1988 Master of Divinity : 05/1981 Bachelor of Science : Biology , 08/1974
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