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Nurse Practitioner

Danville, Kentucky, United States
January 11, 2018

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Mira Daugherty

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Danville, KY ***22

Cell (606) ***-****

PROFILE: Enthusiastic and personable MSN graduate from University of Cincinnati with more than 11-years of experience as an RN; demonstrating skill in emergency, med/surg, cardiac cath lab and critical care medicine. In search of a Nurse Practitioner position, where I can learn and grow in this new and expanded role. I possess excellent communication, teaching and mentoring skills. I am dedicated and have a steadfast commitment to preventative education and patient advocacy.


Dec 2017 University of Cincinnati

Master of Science in Nursing

May 2009 Eastern Kentucky University

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

May 2006 Eastern Kentucky University

Associate of Science in Nursing


Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center Dec.2007-present

Charge nurse/Staff nurse/Clinical Educator, Critical Care Unit

Serve as a charge nurse caring for patients with life-threatening illnesses, including but not limited to, acute congestive heart failure, acute myocardial infarction, acute/chronic kidney disease, drug overdose, and respiratory failure. Promote health and support patients and families in coping with illness. Skilled in bedside monitoring, telemetry, ventilator care, cardiac drips and anticoagulation therapy. As a charge nurse, one of my duties is to respond to cardiac arrests, rapid responses, chest pain and stroke alerts when announced

- Exhibited motivation and dedication by providing the highest quality of care to every patient

Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center March 2009-July 2013 Staff nurse, Cardiac Cath Lab

Knowledge of life saving measures, angioplasties and cardiac stenting. Responsible for monitoring patients during procedures, setting up pressure transducers, set up and monitoring of IABP and the placement of temporary and permanent pacemakers. Provide nursing care before, during and after cardiac catheterization and special procedures. Record hemodynamic and angiographic data during cardiac catheterization, administer and manage intravenous medications for patients undergoing moderate sedation, assist in all procedures and provide patient education. Assist in day to day operations of Cath Lab.

Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center Oct.2009-present Staff nurse, Emergency Department

Evaluate and assess patient condition. Carry out prescribed medical treatments/procedures, initiate catheters/ IV's, and work closely with physicians and other healthcare staff to ensure optimal patient care. Monitor and chart patient's condition/vital signs, administer IV fluids/medications; communicate with families to apprise them of patient's condition and answer questions.

- Ensured the provision of quality emergency medical care to patients requiring emergency treatment in accordance with physician orders, hospital policy, and standard nursing practice.

Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center June 2006-Dec. 2007

Staff nurse, Med/Surg Unit-Oncology/pediatrics

This unit delivered a complete range of RN services: accurately obtained and documented patient history, medication lists and assessed individual conditions and needs, prepared equipment, assisted physicians with bedside procedures/ treatments, and monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of patients.

- Maintained a high degree of accuracy to achieve optimal patient outcomes.


RN #1109741

APRN, awaiting licensure- passed boards 1-9-18







AACN April 2010

AANP Jan 2016

KANPMW Jan 2016


Leadership award Spring 2005

Dean’s list every semester in the ADN and BSN programs

Daisy award March 2017

Daisy nomination May 2017


Harrodsburg Family Medical Clinic, 112 hours

EMRMC Heart and Vascular Institute, 168 hours

The Ready Care Clinic, 224 hours

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