Enthusiastic, detail oriented Family Nurse Practitioner with more than 20 years in nursing and healthcare. Seeking position in medical practice that diagnoses, treats and manages both common and complex medical conditions in patients of all ages.
Registered Nurse Mississippi- R852829
Registered Nurse Louisiana- RN095806
Strong attention to detail
Strong medical ethic
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
ICU, PACU, CCU, IR and ER experience
Scene Commander/Medical Crew Director for USAF organizing and mobilizing over 200 patients and state officials from Lake Charles, LA during Hurricane Rita
Rebuilt and restructured medical clinic, SOP, and regulations with state medical association, military surgeon general, and local hospital for military kids camp in Hattiesburg, MS.
Aerial Achievement Medal for life saving procedures on Afghanistan Supreme Court Judge in flight to Landstuhl, Germany.
Maintained BLS, ACLS, TNCC, PHTLS certifications for 20 yrs
Flight Nurse Instructor in Mississippi Air National Guard for 16 years maintaining 100% currency of flight nurses certification for worldwide deployment
04/2016 - Current
OR Nurses, Inc. － Memphis, TNRN
614-bed Transplant/Cancer hospital in mid-town Memphis.
02/2014 - Current
Baptist Health Systems － Jackson, MSRN ER Float Pool
554 bed Medical/Surgical Hospital
04/2013 - 03/2014
AirEvac Lifeteam － Greenville, MSFlight RN
HEMS Service, CAMTS Certified.
Critical Care transport of critically ill patients.
Scene flight response.
12/2010 - 04/2016
Southwest MS Regional Medical Center － McComb, MSRN
165 bed acute care regional hospital
12/2010 - 12/2012
King's Daughters Medical Center － Brookhaven, MSRN (PRN)
A mobile Urodynamics company providing office-based Urodynamic studies for Urology physicians.
Absorbed MicroTech Services, LLC.
Serviced 28 physicians (Urologists, Family Practice and Gynecologists) in Mississippi and Louisiana.
Performed over 2000 TUMT cases since 1998 (the most by any single provider in the nation).
Performed over 800 Urodynamics cases since 2005.
10/2002 - 09/2003
University Medical Center － Jackson, MSRN (SICU, MICU, PACU)
03/2002 - 11/2004
MicroTech Services, LLC － Brandon, MSOwner, RN
10/1998 - 03/2002
Gulf South Prostate Therapy － New Orleans, LARN
03/1998 - 03/2002
Forrest General Hospital － Hattiesburg, MSRN Registered Nurse Interventional Radiology
03/1998 - 06/1999
Forrest General Hospital － Hattiesburg, MSRN Registered Nurse Post_Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)
08/1997 - 10/2014
Mississippi Air National Guard/USAF － Jackson, MSChief Flight Nurse Instructor
08/1996 - 11/1997
Forrest General Hospital － Hattiesburg, MSRN Med/Surg
08/1993 - 08/1997
Mississippi Air National Guard Thompson Field － Jackson, MSCommunications/Navigations Systems Specialist-Staff Sergeant
03/1988 - 05/1990
United States Air Force Reese AFB － Lubbock, TXCommunications/ Navigations Systems Specialist
Walden UniversityMinneapolis, MNMaster of Science: Family Nurse Practitioner
Air Command & Staff CollegeMaxwell, ALMilitary Leadership
University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC)Jackson, MSFamily Nurse/Acute Care Practitioner Course
University of Southern Mississippi (USM)Hattiesburg, MississippiBachelor of Science: Nursing
United States Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine (USAFSAM) Brooks Air Force BaseSan Antonio, TXFlight Medicine
Jones County Junior CollegeEllisville, MSNursingNursing
Jones County Junior CollegeEllisville, MSLiberal Arts
Southwest Community CollegeSummit, MSGeneral StudiesGeneral Studies
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)- 2016 to present
American Nurses Association (ANA) - 2016 to present
Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) - 2011 to present
Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) - 2010 to present
American Legion- 2010 to present
Cambridge Who's Who Registry of Executives and Professionals-2006, 2007
Society for Urodynamics and Female Continence (SUFU) - 2007-2008
Non-Commissioned Officers Association-1997-2015
Officers Association- 1997-2015
National Association for Continence (NAFC) - 2006-2008
Society of Urological Nurses (SUNA) - 2003 - 2009
Mississippi Association of Student Nurses (MASN) - 1995-1996
Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society - 1994-1996
Family time, hunting, fishing.
Acute Care, Critical Care, Emergency Services, Endoscopy, Flight Nurse, Post Anesthesia Care Unit, PACU, Radiology, Urology
Retired MS Air National Guard- 24 years total service
Military Awards and Decorations Meritorious Service Medal, Air Medal, Aerial Achievement Medal, Air Force Achievement Medal, Air Force Meritorious Unit Award, Air Force Outstanding Unit Award, Combat Readiness Medal, Air Reserve Forces Meritorious Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Air Force Longevity Service Medal, Armed Forces Reserve Medal, Global War on Terrorism Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon with Gold Border, Air Force Training Ribbon, Iraqi Campaign Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, Mississippi Commendation Medal, Mississippi Medal of Efficiency, Mississippi War Medal, Mississippi Service School Medal, Mississippi Longevity Medal, Louisiana Humanitarian Service Medal.