Nurse Practitioner with extensive experience providing care to at-risk incarcerated individuals in a correctional setting. Seeking a position in a facility that diagnoses and manages medical conditions in an unique and challenging population.
Massachusetts Advanced Practice/ Registered Nurse Licensing
Current MCSR/ DEA Certification
ANCC Adult Nurse Practitioner Certification
NCC Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Certification
Basic Life Support/AED Certification
Deliver high quality and compassionate treatment to incarcerated patients. Obtain health histories and perform physical examinations. Design and implement treatment plans in the management of chronic and acute health issues including handling medication, wound care and nutrition. Manage the pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment of various disorders and diseases. Assess need for, order, and interpret appropriate laboratory and diagnostic tests. Respond to emergent situations. Provide acute care including suturing and evaluation of orthopedic injuries. Perform skin biopsies. Routine health care maintenance. Detoxification management.
Perform initial health assessment and triage for inmates entering the facility. Facilitate and administer care for high-risk population with chronic medical conditions. Dispense medications and provide appropriate education. Assess and coordinate plan of care for acute conditions according to RN protocol. Perform EKGs and phlebotomy. Act as charge nurse. Monitor and provide care for inpatient inmates with detoxification and unstable medical conditions. Train new employees.
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