Reliable and hardworking Cardiac Surgical nurse with seven years of experience at The Johns Hopkins Hospital in the Cardiovascular Surgical Intensive Care Unit. Immediate post-operative care for the adult Cardiac Surgical patient including; coronary bypass grafting, valvular replacement/repair, aortic aneurysm repair, mechanical circulatory system implantation, Heart and Lung transplantation, IABP insertion and ECMO cannulation. Immediate post-operative care includes fluid resuscitation, arterial blood gas interpretation, vasoactive medication titration, complete blood count and comprehensive metabolic panel analysis, maintenance of mechanical circulatory devices and intra-aortic blood pumps, hemodynamic monitoring and electrocardiogram interpretation.
Provided direct care of patients under supervision of licensed RN including intake and output, frequent lab draws, insertion of peripheral access, and vital sign monitoring.
Mens Varsity Soccer 2004-2005
Mens Varsity Lacrosse 2005-2006
Clinical Nursing Assistant 2007-2008, A00085741
Registered Nurse in the State of Maryland, R181914
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification 2006-present
Advanaced Cardiac Life Support Certification 2008-present
Critical Care Registered Nurse certification through ANCC, 12415398
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