Caring Registered Nurse with excellent communication skills and 20 years experience in health care. Emergency Room Nurse with 2 years experience working in urgent and high patient volume settings. 4 years experience in home health care. 1 year as a house supervisor and the past 13 years as a cardiac nurse.
State of Tennessee Registered Nurse, License #RN0000094960. Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification since 1992 and current until 8/2014. Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) since 1992 and current until 10/2013.
Outpatient Cardiac Rehab nurse with focus on post cardiac procedure care complications and education for the patients to promote a lifestyle change.
Pre and post care for Interventional Cardiac Catheterization, bedside Cardioversions, PPM and AICD insertions, Transesophageal Echocardiography, Electrophysiology Studies and Ablations, Renal Arteriagrams and Interventions, and Tilt Table testing.
Lab draws and other diagnostic testing. Assisting physicians with outpatient bedside procedures such as bone marrow aspiration.Blood and blood products administration experience. Inpatient and outpatient nursing care.
Supervisor of staff assignments and staffing requirements. Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment and maintained patient flow.
Delivered high-quality and compassionate treatment to patients that were unable to leave home. Treatment included things such as physical assessments, vital signs, lab draws, wound care, medication management, and education
Treated patients with acute and urgent trauma or medical conditions that warranted a visit to the ER
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