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Registered Nurse Medical

Bloomington, Illinois, United States
February 23, 2018

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Olivet Nazarene University Bourbonnais, IL

Degree: Master of Science in Nursing – FNP-C (2016-Expected Feb 2018)

*American Nurses Association member (current)

Practicum Experience

-Acute and Episodic Adult and Geriatric Therapeutics and Management (180 Hours)

oOSF Medical Group, Normal, IL

Preceptor: Jennifer Berkley FNP

Supervisor: Dr. Susan Sheppard

-Women’s Health Therapeutics and Management Across the Lifespan (180 Hours)

oObstetrics & Gynecology, Bloomington, IL

Preceptor: Dr. Sarah Dutta

-Children’s Health Therapeutics and Management (180 Hours)

oOSF Medical Group, Bloomington, IL

Preceptor: Dr. Maria Rosa

-Chronic Adult and Geriatric Therapeutics and Management

oOSF St. Joseph Emergency Department, Bloomington, IL (180 Hours)

Preceptor: Dr. Richard Sabbun

-Critically analyzes data and evidence for improving advanced nursing practice

-Integrates knowledge from the humanities and sciences within the context of nursing science

-Translates research and other forms of knowledge to improve practice processes and outcomes

-Develops new practice approaches based on the integration of research, theory, and practice knowledge

-Works with individuals of other professions to maintain a climate of mutual respect and shared values

-Engages diverse health care professionals who complement one’s own professional expertise, as well as associated resources, to develop strategies to meet specific patient needs

-Engages in continuous professional and inter-professional development to enhance team performance

-Assume leadership in inter-professional groups to facilitate the development, implementation, and evaluation of care provided in complex systems


-Obtains and accurately documents a relevant health history for patients of all ages and in all phases of the individual and family life cycle using collateral information, as needed

-Performs and accurately documents appropriate comprehensive or system-focused physical examination on patients of all ages

-Identifies health and psychosocial risk factors of patients of all ages and families in all stages of the family life cycle

-Identifies and plans interventions to promote health with families at risk

-Assesses the impact of acute and chronic illness or common injuries on the family as a whole

-Distinguishes between normal and abnormal changes across the lifespan

-Accesses decision-making ability and consults and refers, appropriately

-Synthesizes data from a variety of sources to make clinical decisions regarding appropriate management, consultation, or referral

-Plans diagnostic strategies and makes appropriate use of diagnostic tools for screening and prevention, with consideration of the costs, risks, and benefits to individuals

-Formulates comprehensive differential diagnoses

-Manages common acute and chronic physical and mental illnesses, including acute exacerbations and injuries across the lifespan to minimize the development of complications, and promote function and quality of living

-Prescribes medications with knowledge of altered pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics with special populations, such as infants and children, pregnant and lactating women, and older adults

-Prescribes therapeutic devices

-Assess and promotes self-care in patients with disabilities

-Performs primary care procedures

-Facilitates family decision-making about health

-Evaluates the impact of life transitions on the health status of patients and the impact of health and illness on patients

-Uses all available resources from the community in designing patient treatment plans

-Uses appropriate terminology, format, and technology

-Assumes accountability for ethical behavior in all nurse patient relationships

-Assumes accountability for legal issues in all nurse patient relationships

-Considers access, cost, efficacy, and quality when making health care decisions.

-Shows respect for the inherent dignity and worth of every human being

-Access and provides to patients and families educational material that is culturally sensitive and appropriate


Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing Peoria, IL Degree: Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Registered Nurse (2011-2013)

*Dean’s List

Clinical Rotation Sites

-OSF Saint Francis Medical Center (Peoria, IL)

oMedical Surgery, Orthopedics, OB/Labor and Deliver

Emergency Department, Neuro ICU, Cardiac ICU

Oncology, Children’s Hospital-Pediatrics

-Sharon Woods

Heartland Community College Normal, IL Degree: Associate of Science

*Dean’s List

Heartland Community College Normal, IL

Certificate: Certified Nursing Assistant


OSF St Joseph Medical Center Bloomington, IL

Registered Nurse, Emergency Department (2016 – Present)

Level II Trauma Center with 22 beds

*The Daisy Award for Extraordinary Nurses

OSF St Francis Medical Center Peoria, IL

Registered Nurse, Emergency Department (2014 – Present)

MAGNET Level 1 Trauma Center with 55 beds

OSF St. Francis Medical Center Peoria, IL

Registered Nurse, Neuro Acute (2014-6 Months)

-Provides compassionate care to patients across the lifespan from infants, children, adolescents, adults, pregnant women, and the elderly with minor ailments to life threatening illnesses and traumas

-Works as the only certified SANE nurse for sexually assaulted patients and works closely with law enforcement and Crime victims’ advocates

-Proactive in coordinating care of stroke patients; utilized a standardized stroke scale to assess neurological changes thus reducing delays in care and TPA initiation.


-Coordinates quality and timely care of patients presenting with a STEMI to ensure their safe and expedient transfer to the Cath Lab for further intervention.

-Monitors patient telemetry for rhythm and heart rate changes, collaborating with the physician as needed.

-Provides safe care of psych patients - collaborating with social work, providing community resources/referrals and coordinating transfer as necessary.

-Assists with rapid sequence intubation, ventilator management and initiation of critical drips per hospital protocol.5

-Responsible for triaging incoming patients, ordering appropriate laboratory tests, diagnostic imaging, medications, and interventions within the nursing protocol

-Safely administer medications, use medical equipment, perform minor medical operations

-Acts autonomously while demonstrating critical care knowledge and nursing skills

-Maintain enthusiasm and a positive attitude while focusing on meeting the needs of the patient

-Promotes an environment of respect and compassion

-Accurate documents detailed assessment and monitoring in EMR within a timely manner

-Collaborates with all members of the interdisciplinary team, therapists, social workers, doctors, and pharmacists

-Delegates appropriate responsibility to the skill level of employee

-Effective communicator to establish rapport and build trust with patients and families

-Provides cultural competent care to all diverse patients

-Educates patients and their families on health care needs, conditions, and treatments

-Maintains licensure, professional certifications, advanced practice skills, and participates in hospital required education

-Enhances professional growth and development by participating in and utilizing current evidence based information


-Registered Nurse State of IL, License number 041.418464

-Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) Certification (2016)

-Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC) Certification (2015-2019)

-Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) Certification (2015-2018)

-Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification (July 2016-July 2018)

-CPR certified through American Heart Association (Jan 2018-Jan 2020)

-Emergency Communication Registered Nurse (ECRN) (2016)

-OSF HC Respiratory Protection Program (2016)

-Bladder Management and Spinal Cord Injury (2015)


Maria Rosa, MD


OSF Medical Group-Pediatrics


Richard, Sabbun, MD

Emergency Physician

OSF St Joseph Medical Center


Jennifer Berkley, ANCC, AANP

Family Practitioner

OSF Medical Group


Janice Crawford, RN, BSN

Manager Patient Care

OSF St Joseph Medical Center


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