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Nurse Practitioner Health

Laredo, Texas, United States
April 03, 2018

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Kristen McGinty

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Greenville, NC 27834


Education East Carolina University

Greenville, NC

May 2010 Master of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner GPA: 3.8

August 2008 Registered Nurse

May 2006 National CHES Certification Certified Health Education Specialist

May 2006 Master of Public Health Health Education & Promotion GPA: 4.0

May 2004 Bachelor of Science Biology, Sociology GPA: 3.3


March – Nov 2017 Nurse Practitioner, Corrections

Consillium Staffing – Locum Tenens Contractor

Maury Correctional Institution – Maury, NC

Correctional NP providing frequent trauma intervention, acute and chronic disease management, health education, management of psychiatric illness, ran diabetic foot clinic with all foot/nail procedures, and managed segregation population.

October 2016 – Feb 2017 Family Nurse Practitioner

Aureus Medical – Locum Tenens Contractor

Veterans Administration Medical Center – Hampton, VA

Family nurse practitioner focusing on health education, chronic pain management, psychiatric illness, acute and chronic disease management. Serving adult military patients.

July 2015 – July 2016 Family Nurse Practitioner

Bertie County Rural Health Association

Family nurse practitioner focusing on health education, quality improvement, chronic pain management, acute and chronic disease management. Serving adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.

Performing joint injections, laceration repair, cyst removal, cryoablation, IUD removal, foreign object removal from ear, nose, lingual tonsils, drug testing, and experience prescribing for three separate 340B pharmacies.

Jan 2014 - Jan 2015 Family Nurse Practitioner

Gaston Family Health Services

Family nurse practitioner focusing on health education, quality improvement, chronic pain management, acute and chronic disease management. Serving adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.

Nov 2010 – Jan 2016 Family Nurse Practitioner

Greene County Health Care

Family nurse practitioner focusing on health education, quality improvement, acute and chronic disease management. Serving pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.

Dec 2008 - Nov 2010 Staff Nurse III

Vident Hospital

Cardiovascular and pulmonary nurse responsible for post-surgical patients.

Sept 2007 – Dec 2008 Scientific Liaison

CellzDirect, Inc

Program development and coordinator for the Hepatic Research Registry. Trained and interacted with liver surgeons, hospital administration, and nurse coordinators.

May 2006 – Sept 2007 Health Education & Promotion Program Manager

Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC

Responsible for upgrading online health promotion program and incorporating wellness program into existing corporate scheme.

August 2005 – May 2006 Gestational Diabetes Research Associate

Brody School of Medicine, Family Medicine Research

Conducted literature reviews, collected and analyzed patient data, prepared surveys/questionnaires.

August 2005 – May 2006 Teaching Assistant – Public Health Practice I/II, Infectious Epidemiology

Brody School of Medicine, MPH Program

Managed online course content, documented grades, facilitated communication between students and teacher, advised students.

January – May 2003 Research and Development Internship

January – August 2005 Center for Health Services Research and Development

Compiled statistical health data, interpreted mortality data, produced graphical data representations, assembled “Trends and Disparities in Mortality” books for counties in Eastern North Carolina, and trained two new staff members.

January 2002 – May 2003 Immunohistochemistry Research Assistant

East Carolina University, Department of Biology

Researched the role of cell-extracellular matrix (ECM) interactions in differentiation of cartilage, muscle, and nerve tissue during avian and mammalian embryonic limb development (mouse and chick).

August 1999 – May 2004 Sociology Research Assistant

East Carolina University, Department of Sociology

Developed survey questionnaires, assisted in publishing professional articles and book revisions, creating and presenting poster presentations for academic conferences.

Professional Development

Speaking Engagement: Cardiovascular Risks in Women February 2015

Speaking Engagement: Public Health in Rural Settings November 2015

Breast Cancer Awareness and Screening August 2015

Preventative Care: Community Health Screenings July 2015

BCRHA: Quality Improvement Committee July 2015 - Present

BCRHA: Electronic Medical Records Site Specialist July 2015 - Present

MEDICAL MISSION TRIP TO GUATEMALA 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

Quality Improvement Committee - Vident Hospital March 2008 - Nov 2011

Sat on 5 National SON Accreditation Committees Aug 2008 - July 2011

Winning with Diabetes Planning Committee May 2008 – May 2010

AHEC Collaborative Research Day February 2008

Little Willy Center Volunteer September 2007 – Jan 2008

Pediatric Healthy Weight Summit March 2006

Food Literacy Program Graduate January 2006

American Public Health Association Conference December 2005

Student Representative on MPH Self Study Committee December 2005 – May 2007

Chair of the Professional Development Committee, PHO November 2005 – May 2007

MPH Faculty Planning Retreat October 2005

Student Representative on MPH External Advisory Board September 2005 – May 2007

Robert Woods Johnson PH Finance Conference September 2005

Student Representative on MPH Executive Committee August 2005 – May 2007

ECU Undergraduate Research Symposium March 2003

25th Annual Minority Health Conference February 2003

Chancellor’s Leadership Conference I, II September 2002, Feb 2003

ELITE Senior Leadership Seminar Fall 2002 – Spring 2003

The Advanced Leadership Program Fall 2002 – Spring 2003

Selected Publications and Poster Presentations

McGinty K, Knox D, & Zusman ME. (2007). “Friends with Benefits: Women Want “Friends”, Men Want “Benefits”.” College Student Journal, 41B:1128-1131.

McGinty K, Knox D & Zusman ME. (2003) “Nonverbal and Verbal Communication in "Involved" and "Casual" Relationships among College Students.” College Student Journal, 37:68-71.

Knox D, Zusman ME, McGinty K, and Abowitz DA. (2003). “Weddings: Some Data on College Student Perceptions.” College Student Journal, 37:197-200.

Knox D, Zusman ME, McGinty K., & Davis B. (2002). “College Student Attitudes and Behaviors Toward Ending an Unsatisfactory Relationship.” College Student Journal, 36(4): 630-634.

Knox D, Zusman ME, McGinty K, & Gescheidler J. (2001). “Deception of Parents During Adolescence.” Adolescence, 36:611-614.

Snow H., McGinty K., White E., Riccio L., Mjaatvedt C., Singhas C & Capehart A. (2003). “Spatial and temporal expression of versican in the hdf mutant mouse limb.” Journal of the North Carolina Academy of Science, 119:87.

Zusman ME, Gescheidler J, Knox D, & McGinty K. (2003). “Dating Manners Among College Students.” Journal of the Indiana Academy of the Social Sciences, 7:28-32.

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