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Galveston, Texas, United States
50 hour
November 29, 2017

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Norma J. Fuentes RN ANP-C with Prescriptive Authority

**-**-**** ****: 409-***-**** Email:

Galveston, Texas 77551

Favorite Healthcare Staffing. Contact Person: Donna Orcutt @ Phone: 877-***-****. GastroEnterology Diagnostic Specialty Clinic. Sign on date: 10-9-17. I was filling in then contract ended. My duties: assess & screen adults for chronic gastroenterology signs and symptoms. Order procedure needed such as EGD, Colonoscopy. Review lab. Inform patients of their pathology report. Refill PPIs. Educate.

Whitaker Medical/Vista Staffing Solutions. Contact Person: Lara Santos @ 713-***-****. Started at Harris County Sherriff’s Office November 2014. End date 9-28-17 due to contract ended. General Clinic: managing the medical aspects of care in assessment, evaluation, diagnosis and treatment. Performed minor procedures such as suturing, I&D. Manage Well Women. Initially manage OB then refer. Chronic Clinic: using National Guidelines for HTN, Asthma, Diabetes, and not limited to Hyperlipidemia.

Island Health Center located 4623 Fort Crockett Blvd in Galveston, Texas 77551. Phone: 409-***-****. Supervising Physician: Dr. Grant Fankhauser. Employed from March 2017 to April 2017, part time. Duties include: Manage episodic acute illnesses, Chronic Care conditions. Perform Physical Examinations for employment. Prescription writing adhering to state laws. Follow up(s). Lab reviews.

Optimal Healthcare Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. 2709 Palmer Highway, Texas City 77590. Phone: 409-***-****. Start date: 10/2/14. End date: Nov 2014.

Supervising Physician: Dr. Cheryl K. Johnson @ 713-***-****. Contact Person: Lori Brown @ 409-***-****. Duties: Experience in joint injection and Trigger point injections for pain management using Sarapin/Lidocaine/Marcaine.

Perform new physical examinations. Manage Testosterone Replacement Therapy.

Galveston County Jail. 5700 Ave H, Galveston, Texas. Contact Person: Reann Keton @ 713-***-****, Start date: 2-24-11. Contract ended 9/16/14.

Duties: Functioned as an Adult Nurse Practitioner. Assess patients, document findings, diagnose and render treatment. Initially manage OB patient then refer. Perform Well Male Exams. Well Female exams. Procedures: Incision and Drainage; partial removal of ingrown toe nail; splint application; suturing. (Limited) EKG interpretation.

Managed Chronic Care patients under current National Guidelines for HTN, Asthma, Diabetes, Hypo-hyperthyroidism, CAD. Assess and Refer Infectious Disease to Specialty Clinic. Identify Mental Health and refer. Renew and adjust medications. Order and interpret Labs. Respond to Nurse Sick Calls in a timely manner. On-call responsibilities. Assess unexpected Walk-in(s). Supervising physician: Dr. Teresa Becker.

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UTMB CMC TDCJ employed from September 1995 to Feb 2011. Assigned to various TDCJ units such as Ramsey 3 Unit in Rosharon from 9-18-95 to 1998.

Assigned to Scott Unit (previously Retrieve Unit), Darrington Unit in Rosharon, Jester Units in Richmond, Clemens Unit in Brazoria.

Also, staff those units who were in need to fill-in for vacation time. Various supervising physicians throughout the 16 years with TDCJ, ie, Dr. Lee, Dr. Charles Adams.

1998 to August 2008 with UTMB CMC TDC. I worked at Carol Young Medical Facility in Texas City as ANP. Medical Director was Dr. Joe Taylor.

August 2008 to October 2009 Still with TDCJ but started under a contract with Galveston County Jail under the supervision of Dr. Joe Taylor. Contract ended. Sent to Jester Units.

Job description entailed to provide acute and chronic care, as well as preventative disease management to patients. Order, interpret and evaluate diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient’s clinical problems and health care needs. Record the physical findings and formulate treatment plans and prognosis. (Limited) EKG interpretation. Proficient in using Electronic Medical Record System.


June 1995 Earned RN MSN ANP from UTMB School of Nursing.


American Academy of Nurse Practitioner Certification Number: A1215001, expires December 2020.

Adult Nurse Practitioner with Prescriptive Authority expires Feb 28, 2019.

State of Texas License: 256739 / AP106536 ACLS expires 02/2018

CPR/AED expires 02/2018 DPS requirement eliminated

PALS expires 02/2018

DEA expires 09-30-2019. Schedules include: 3,3N,4,5


Dr. Teresa Becker @ 281-***-****. Supervising Physician at Galveston County Jail.

Dr. Naomi Locket @ 713-***-****, work number.

Lynda Anderson @ 409-***-****. Supervising Health Administrator at Galveston County Jail.

Elizabeth Pouncy LVN. Phone: 409-***-****. Coworker at Galveston County Jail from 2-24-2011 to 9-16-14.

Josephine Kechi Iroegbu FNP-C. 832-***-****. Co worker.


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