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Nurse Practitioner Registered

Detroit, Michigan, United States
February 10, 2018

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Ashley Punches, FNP - BC

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(734) *** - ****

Hands-on and results-driven family nurse practitioner (board certified) with a focus in evidence-based research as part of making mission-critical decision in nursing practices. Strong leadership skills with experience in precepting and mentoring new nurses. Highly motivated professional with a commitment to providing safe, quality care. Flexible, quick learner who easily adapts to an ever-changing healthcare industry. Fierce commitment to supporting staff training and education as part of maintaining an effective work force.

Acknowledged for capacity to inspire, achieve consensus, mediate and deliver predefined goals despite a diversity of personalities and changing priorities. Proficient at managing multiple tasks while isolating and resolving problems. A poised, polished, and articulate speaker, presenter of ideas, and leader.

Professional Experience

BEAUMONT HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CENTER, Dearborn, MI May 2011 – September 2017

Registered Nurse

Practiced culturally competent nursing care while taking patient histories and performing assessments. Reviewed and

administered medications, managed patient’s pain control, performed ECGs, assessed and changed wound dressings, inserted and maintained intravenous lines, accessed implanted ports, inserted and cared for Foley catheters. Coordinated patient care among a multidisciplinary team and managed discharge plan and outpatient treatment.

Served on Unit Council, managed staff scheduling, enacted bed-side rounding policy and unit-based turn team.

Regularly represented unit in monthly hospital meetings to discuss safety concerns and proposed new safety policies.

Worked closely with pain management specialists to ensure manageable pain of patients and facilitate healing.

Participated in hospital’s Nursing Journal Club; reviewed current research articles and assisted unit manager to incorporate current evidence-based research into nursing practice.

Consistently strived to improve HCAPS scores.

MEDICAL REVIEW GROUP, Brighton, MI January 2012 – May 2016

Healthcare Effectiveness Data & Information (HEDIS) Nurse Consultant

Performed medical record review services for various health plans using the HEDIS criteria to measure

performance on important dimensions of care and service. Evaluated 81 measures across five domains for care to

assess performance of care for patients served.


Dr. Fathelrahman Ali MD

Internal medicine office providing comprehensive care to adult and geriatric patients. Focused on chronic pain management, documenting SOAP notes and ordering appropriate medications/tests using EPIC EMR.

Dr. Manish Kesliker MD

Urgent care office. Evaluated and treated patients with acute illnesses/injuries while managing acute pain symptoms.

Dr. Modini Liyanage, MD

Family practice and urgent care center. Provide both primary and urgent care. Identified risk factors and developed treatment strategies with consultation from preceptor.

Dr. Ghazwan Atto, MD

Multidisciplinary clinic to provide comprehensive care to adults and geriatrics. Took patient history, performed assessments and educated patients regarding medical conditions and management.

Ashley Punches, MS, FNP - BC Page 2

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Master of Science, Family Nurse Practitioner May 2017 University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, MI

Worked full-time while attending school

Bachelor of Science, Nursing- December 2010 University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, MI

Invited member-Nursing Honors Society

Bachelor of Science, Biology May 2009 University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

Tutored undergraduate students in Biology and Chemistry

Frequently appeared on Dean’s list and invited member of Honors Society

Licenses & Certifications

ANCC Family Nurse Practitioner Certification Number: 201*******

Controlled Substance Registration for Tennessee Mid-Level Provider

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse from South Carolina, License Number: 21546

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse from Tennessee, License Number: 23470

Registered Nurse from Tennessee-Compact license, License Number: 225793

Registered Nurse with Nurse Practitioner Specialty Certification from Michigan, License Number: 470*******

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) with Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification

Professional Memberships

Member, Inducted in International Nurses Association Worldwide Leader in Healthcare, 2017

Member, American Association of Nurse Practitioners, September 2015-present

Member, American College of Nurse Practitioners, September 2015-present

Member, Michigan Council of Nurse Practitioners, September 2015-present

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