Eight years as RN with a focus on community health nursing. Detail-oriented team player seeking a Nurse Practitioner position to improve upon clinical practice and formal training/education in order to provide excellent healthcare to patients.
Registered Nurse Practitioner in the State of Virginia, license number 0001247716, Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification 2016 to present.
Registered Nurse ClinicianJan 2014 to May 2015 Central State Hospital － Petersburg, VA
as a RN supervising up to 9 staff in the 30-bed Forensic,
Short and Long-term Psychiatric units.
risk intervention such as Seclusion and Restraints are carried out in a safe
and therapeutic manner, supervised and administered medications, and direct
care to patients.
Evaluated patient care provided by LPNs and Forensic Mental
Health Technicians, prioritized care according to patient acuity. Promoted and
supervised a safe and therapeutic milieu in the development and maintenance of
the unit, and Treatment Team.
Collaborated with various interdisciplinary
Conducted therapeutic activities and groups for patients
reflecting knowledge of the group and effective communication skills, and educated
patients' family about their conditions and how to create a supportive
Accomplishments: Facilitated Family Conferences with
interdisciplinary team, Conducted Mental Health Assessments Assisted in Crisis intervention, Medications Administration, and Records maintenance.
Public Health Nurse/ SupervisorNov 2013 to Current TLC Home Health Inc － Hopewell, VA
Served as RN Supervisor responsible for
providing ongoing supervision of Certified Nurse Aides, and Personal Care Aides.
Providing leadership and guidance to Certified Nurse Aides, and Personal Care
Aides that provide personal care services to the elderly and disabled within
Evaluated quality of services being provided to clients, to
develop and implement care plans with appropriate medical, psychological and/or
Provided documentation for the client's files
to insure that files meet regulatory requirements as recommended by Centers for
Medicare& Medicaid Services.
Key Accomplishments: Formulated and implemented individualized plans
of care to cater to the specific needs of the patient, Assessed physical and psychosocial status and
the home environment of patients. Evaluated appropriateness of care plan and
Primary Care Nurse/ CoordinatorSep 2011 to Mar 2013 Parker Jewish Institute for Healthcare and Rehabilitation － New Hyde Park, NY
Served as RN at home care facility handling approximately 43 patients independently.
Assigned to geriatric patients with physical, emotional and mental diagnoses.
Played a key role on interdisciplinary team of psychiatrists, RNs, social workers, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and physicians.
Actively participated in development and implementation of individual treatment plans for patients with broad range of physical and emotional health issues.
Ensured that physicians' orders were effectively carried out, including testing, and medical procedures.
Key Accomplishments: Elevated to Primary care nurse and coordinator within a year Helped transfer patients during emergency evacuation to a place of safety Responded to patients after Hurricane Sandy disaster Independently trained new RNs in the field in assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patients.
School NurseNov 2009 to Jun 2013 Tempositions Health Care Systems － Brooklyn, NY
Served as RN in various public schools delivering nursing care to
students between the ages of five and eighteen.
Obtained a health
and developmental history, screened and evaluated findings.
students for development and health patterns in making a nursing assessment and
Initiated referrals to parents, school personnel and
community health resources for intervention, remediation, and follow throughmaintained.
interpreted cumulative health data to
accommodate individual needs of students; participated as the health specialist
on the child education evaluation team to
develop the health individualized educational plan (I.E.P).
implemented school health specialist on the child education evaluation team to
the child with chronic health problems, including the administration of
Provided nursing services, case management, counseling, outreach
and education for men ,women, and children including prenatal and post- partum
care, child health care, communicable disease management, high risk
child/infant follow-up and family
Promoted primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention of
Key Accomplishments: Prescreen
and verify patient health status for
vaccine requirements, assisted
patients with health screening, worked with an interdisciplinary team, and developed IEP specific to each student .
Master of Science, Nursing2018Chamberlain College of Nursing － Downers Grove, IL, United StatesNursing
Bachelor of Science, Nursing2010SUNY Downstate College of Nursing － Brooklyn, NY, United StatesNursing
Associate of Applied Science, Nursing2008Kingsborough Community College － Brooklyn, VA, United StatesNursing
Case Management, Medication Administration, Patient assessment, Organizational skills, and JCAHO Standards/Compliance.
American Diabetes Association: Community Initiative member (2010-present)
Little Angels Daycare: Lead coordinator of Fundraisers(2016-present)