Accomplished and highly trained Respiratory Therapist with strong clinical
abilities and a successful career at UF Health Shands. Proactive and motivated
individual with strong organizational and prioritization abilities with a
passionate commitment to first-rate patient care. Seeking to transition,
enhance, and build skills as an ECMO Specialist within the organization.
Quality Control Analysis
Education and Training
Complex Problem Solving
Judgement and Decision Making
Computers and Electronics
Pediatric Respiratory Therapist, 10/2016 to Current UF Health/Shands Hospital – Gainesville, FL
Work in pediatric units treating conditions such as congenital heart defects, RSV, cystic fibrosis, and bronchiolitis.
Use ventilators, various oxygen devices or aerosol and breathing treatments in the provision of respiratory therapy.
Set equipment controls to regulate the flow of oxygen, gases, mists, or aerosols.
Recommend or review bedside procedures, x-rays, or laboratory tests.
Perform diagnostic procedures to assess the severity of respiratory dysfunction in patients.
Administer respiratory therapy to improve lung function such as EZPAP, Flutter, Metaneb, Vest Therapy and CPT.
Transporting patients when indicated for diagnostic or surgical interventions
ECMO Specialist, 07/2016 to Current UF Health/Shands Hospital – Gainesville, FL
Maintains and adjusts ECMO settings when routine change or emergency needs arise.
Assures the upkeep of ECMO pump and all associated equipment and supplies.
Performs patient assessment and monitors the ECMO circuit to anticipate and prevent potential problems.
Monitor and manage labs according to ECMO protocol or orders.
Works with members of the health care team to develop and implement an effective plan of care.
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Companies Worked For:
UF Health/Shands Hospital
Saint Leo University
College Of Central Florida
Santa Fe College
Job Titles Held:
Pediatric Respiratory Therapist
Adult Respiratory Therapist
Adult Charge Therapist/Resource Therapist
Patient Care Assistant
Customer Service Rep
MBA : Healthcare Management , Jun 2016 Bachelor of Science : Business and Organizational Management , Jan 2013 Associate of Science : Respiratory Care , Jun 2011 Associate of Arts : Jan 2009
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