To obtain a responsible position as a Family Nurse Practitioner, in which my education, training, and skills may be effectively utilized towards advancement in a dynamic healthcare system which utilizes diverse experience in medicine to contribute to the total well- being of patients. I am a goal driven health care professional committed to practicing nursing by using a holistic care approach.
Board certified Family Nurse Practitioner (NP-C)
Basic Life Support certificate
bedside manner, Enhanced by natural ability to build rapport with patients and
Practice using evidence- based
guidelines blended with clinical experience.
Provision of quality care which helps
with attaining effective health outcomes.
Great communicator. Provides smooth
Memorial Hermann NortheastHumble, TX.RN Staff01/2015 to Current
Conducts ongoing assessments as determined by the adult or elderly patient's condition and/or the client facility's policies, procedures or protocols and reprioritizes care accordingly.
Develops plan of care that is individualized for the adult or elderly patient reflecting collaboration with other members of the healthcare team.
Performs appropriate treatments as ordered by physician in an accurate and timely manner.
Performs therapeutic nursing interventions as established by individualized plan of care for the adult or elderly patient and his/her family.
HCR Manor CareHouston, TX.RN Supervisor08/2014 to 02/2015
Managing orthopedic surgical aftercare while accessing patient physiological and psychosocial health status.
Assessing patient gastrointestinal cardiovascular, respiratory, renal and neurological health status.
Maintaining standards that ensure safety precautions Administering medication, blood products and other treatments to patient as ordered IV insertion and site care per protocol
RIDGEFIELD CROSSINGSRidgefield, ConnecticutRN Supervisor06/2013 to 03/2014
Created an environment with a focus on promoting health and supporting, educating and guiding patients and families in coping with illness.
Responsible for the supervision of all licensed and non-licensed personnel, who provide health care and nursing services, on an assigned shift.
Assisted in survey compliance, quality assurance and staff development duties, as assigned.
Collaborated effectively with an interdisciplinary team of healthcare professionals comprised of a physician, nurse manager, dietician, social worker, case manager, and physical therapist.
Vitas Innovative Hospice CareMiddlebury, ConnecticutRN Staff06/2012 to 06/2013
Administered direct nursing care to hospice patients and daily RN assessments on all patients Forwarded requisitions for supplies to the assigned Inpatient Manager Coordinated with Interdisciplinary team members for Physician, Social Worker, Spiritual Care Coordinators, Bereavement Coordinators, Volunteer and Dietician services, as needed.
Made rounds on all patients at the shift beginning and then periodically during each shift.
Ensured the Hospice Plan of Care is implemented for all patients.
Accompanied physicians on rounds at the inpatient unit.
Addressed and handled patient and family questions.
Saint Mary's HospitalWaterbury, ConnecticutRN, Medical Surgical07/2011 to 05/2012
Provided comprehensive care for patients who have had an acute illness, surgery and injury.
Utilized the nursing process to identify patient needs then systematically planned and implemented a plan of care with continual evaluation.
Trained, oriented and educated newly employed nurses, served as shift "resource" (charge) nurse; created fair shift assignments, mediated staff disputes, performed service recovery and mitigated patient concerns; performed patient advocacy as needed.
Master of Science:Family Nurse Practitioner2016Maryville University, St. Louis, MOFamily Nurse Practitioner
Bachelor of Science:Nursing2012Southern Vermont College, Bennington, VTNursing
Associate of Science:Nursing2010Southern Vermont College, Bennington, VTNursing
Associate:Applied Arts, Math/Science2005Naugatuck Community College, Naugatuck, CTApplied Arts, Math/Science
AANP- American Association of Nurse Practitioners
HANP-Houston Area Nurse Practitioners
Case manager, clinical experience, client, focus, promoting health, Hospice, Managing, Administering medication, natural, communicator, nurse manager, nursing, patient advocacy, personnel, policies, protocols, quality, quality assurance, rapport, safety, staff development, supervision, surgery, Plan of Care
Awards and Recognitions
President List, Deans List, Summa cum laude 2010, Alpha Chi induction Spring 2010