structural heart nurse practitioner resume example with 17+ years of experience

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Professional Summary

Highly qualified and board certified Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner with 4 years of experience in Structural Heart. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations in order to provide comprehensive, patient-centered care. Seeking to maintain a full-time position that offers professional challenges using extensive inpatient critical care skill set, excellent time management, organization, and problem-solving skills.

-Or consider this- Calm, understanding professional with exceptional skillsets in diagnosing, evaluating, and treating acute and chronic cardiac conditions through physical examination and testing. Extraordinary critical thinking and decision-making skills.

  • Strong clinical judgement
  • High level of autonomy
  • Team player
  • Dedicated, Dependable
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Powerful patient advocate
  • Positive-minded
  • Self-directed with astute judgement skills and strong work ethic
  • Extremely organized with keen attention to details
California State University - Long Beach Long Beach, CA Expected in 12/2017 Master of Science : Nursing - GPA :

Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Graduated with High Distinction

California State University - Long Long Beach, CA Expected in 12/2004 Bachelor of Science : Nursing - GPA : Graduated Cum Laude

07/2017 – Present Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP-BC)

06/2006 – Present Certified Critical Care Nurse (CCRN)

Work History
Bjc Healthcare - Structural Heart Nurse Practitioner
Sullivan, MO, 02/2018 - Current
  • Successfully developed and launched TAVR and Watchman programs
  • Provide complete assessment and nursing management, education, care coordination, and resource allocation as identified by continuous needs assessments
  • Receive and review referrals for patient appropriateness as well as identifying and recruiting appropriate individuals into program
  • Coordinate diagnostic workup by determining which studies need to be completed and assisting patients and their families in navigating through multiple departments
  • Admit patients post-procedure and order all necessary medications, treatments, and diagnostic studies
  • Conduct multi-disciplinary rounds on each patient daily and discharge when clinically stable
  • Provide volume and quality reports, tracking trends, and identifying quality improvement initiatives
  • Manage the National Cardiovascular Data Registry (NCDR) for both TAVR (TVT) and Watchman (LAAO)
  • Conduct hospital wide in-services and educational activities with staff multiple times per year
  • Keeps abreast of latest technologies in percutaneous heart valve repair and structural heart treatments, and integrates best practices
Norman Regional Hospital Authority - Critical Care Unit Registered Nurse
Oklahoma City, OK, 06/2004 - 02/2018
  • Author new and update current nursing policies and procedures
  • Information technology liaison for collaboration of bedside computer charting
  • Development of unit quality improvement measures
  • Rapid Response Nurse and Sepsis Nurse
  • Established ultrasound guided peripheral IV insertion for bedside RNs and developed didactic and hands-on instruction for staff
  • Proficient with invasive hemodynamic monitoring
  • Initiation and management of continual renal replacement therapy
  • Assist Intensivists with central line and arterial line insertion as well as intubation
  • ACLS transport of patients from Hoag Irvine to Hoag Newport Beach
  • Personalized bedside care and interactions based on cultural backgrounds of different patients
  • Trained and coached new employees on protocols and best practices to promote ideal patient outcomes
  • Coordinated with healthcare staff from various disciplines to devise, carry out and manage personalized care plans to benefit patient health and recovery
Dignity Health - Coronary Care Unit Staff Nurse
Bryan, TX, 06/2004 - 02/2018
  • Administered nursing care to cardiac patients undergoing diagnostic, therapeutic or emergency services
  • Immediate recovery of post-operative cardiothoracic surgical patients including CABG and TAVR
  • Provided care for post-operative cath lab patients warranting critical care admission
  • Proficient in managing patients with intra-aortic balloon pumps and Impella
  • Assisted with insertion of pulmonary artery and transvenous pacing catheters
  • Administered electrical and chemical cardioversions
Hoag Memorial Hospital - Charge Nurse
City, STATE, 11/2010 - 02/2015
  • Perform triage on incoming patients and determine severity of injuries and illnesses
  • Bedside nursing care of patient populations from neonatal through geriatric
  • Organize patient assignments based on patient acuity as well as nursing ability
  • Collaborate with law enforcement on criminal cases by quickly reporting injuries and collecting needed evidence
  • Facilitate inter-facility transfers of trauma patients
  • Initiate and manage county-wide diversion status
  • Supervise nurses, EMTs, and clerical coordinators in a busy and fast paced environment
  • Schedule all staff for day and mid shifts
  • Administer performance evaluations, interview, and make hiring recommendations

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN)


6/2012 Daisy Award recipient for extraordinary nursing

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School Attended

  • California State University - Long Beach
  • California State University - Long

Job Titles Held:

  • Structural Heart Nurse Practitioner
  • Critical Care Unit Registered Nurse
  • Coronary Care Unit Staff Nurse
  • Charge Nurse


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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