11 years as LPN and 11 years as RN with excellent communication and teaching skills. I have specialized in critical care nursing. I am also experienced in cardiac and correctional nursing.
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification 1995 to present, TNCC - Trauma Nurse Core Course 2007, Certified Moderate Sedation Registered Nurse (CMSRN) 2007-present, Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) 2008-present.
Health and wellness expertise
Medication administration expert
Skilled in conducting physical examinations
Pediatric exams competency
Excellent teaching and supervisory skills.
strong nursing experience in hospital settings
Excellent coordination, supervisory and observation skill
BAC screening/drug screen collection
Vascular care understanding
Skilled cardiac care nurse
Committed to pediatric nursing
Broad medical terminology knowledge
BAC screen/drug screen collection ability
09/2015 to Current
RNFederal Bureau of Prisons － Otisville, NYConducted screening, diagnostic treatment and rehabilitative and supportive services as the senior nurse on a primary health care team. Planning, developing and enforcing policies and procedures as per the managements requirements. Assessing and improvising nursing care by close observation.
02/2015 to 08/2015
RNMercy Medical Center － Clinton, IAAdministered IV therapy. Assisted with cardiac catheterizations. Monitored vital signs and patients conditions. Assisted with patient transfers with balloon pump in place. Assisted vascular surgeons with vein grafting.
06/2006 to 02/2015
RN- Critical Care FloatGeisinger Medical Center － Danville, PAWorked 5 years in a level 1 ICU followed with 4 years as a critical care float working in such units as, ICU, CCU, ER, PICU and NICU. Proficient with IV's, central lines, ventilators, CRRT. Monitored vital signs and assessed patients status continuously. Handled emergency care and services with priorities. Provided emotional and mental support to patients and their families. Worked with multidiscipline to improve quality of care.
Education and Training
Associate of Applied Science: ADNLehigh Carbon and Community College － Schnecksville, PA, USMember of Phi Theta Kappa Club. 3.5 GPA
LPNSchuylkill Training and Technology Center － Frackville, PA, USAGraduated top of class clinically and academically. Received several awards.