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Registered Nurse Practitioner

Location:
Minneapolis, MN
Posted:
March 07, 2018

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Objective: Full-time career as an Adult / Gerontology Nurse Practitioner (AGNP) with prospects of growth and development

Education

Master of Science in Nursing

Nurse Practitioner – Adult-Gerontological

Saint Catherine University, St. Paul, MN

December 2017

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Bethel University, St. Paul, MN

December 2014

Associate of Applied Science in Nursing

LaGuardia Community College (CUNY), Long Island City, NY

June 2000

Highlights

Software Proficiencies: Epic, Microsoft Office

Ability to interpret regulatory guidelines and compliances

Highly skilled nursing professional with 15+ years of experience in healthcare

Experience with diverse populations

Strong organization and time management skills

Ability to work independently and within a team

Strong interpersonal communication and customer service skills

Certifications

RN License-State of Minnesota, License # R 156690-9

Public Health Nurse-State of Minnesota, Certification # 22996

Basic Life Support (BLS) -2017

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - 2017

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - 2017

Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) – 2015

Honor Society of Nursing Sigma Theta Tau International-11/2014

Clinical Precepting

Completed 612 hours of clinical rotations for Master of Science in Nursing program, 2016-2017

Internal Medicine/Specialty Clinic, Hennepin County Medical Center Clinic, Brooklyn Center, MN February 2017 – May 2017 Primary care clinical rotation, preceptor: Gay Varecka, APRN-CNP Family, PhD.

Provided direct care for patients: assessment, diagnoses, and evidence-based clinical intervention

Performed women’s health examinations and testing such as clinical breast and vaginal exams with Pap smears

Cared for patients with the acute illnesses: sore throat, chest pain, cough, shortness of breath, headache, abdominal pain, orthopedics and dermatological problems

Taught patients and their families about preventive measures and management of their disease process

Collaborated with other healthcare providers and other disciplines in the clinic to improve quality control measures to improve overall patient outcomes and satisfaction

Family Practice Clinic First Light Health System Clinic, Mora, MN June 2017 – August 2017 Primary care/ geriatric clinical rotation, preceptor: Mary Laggard, APRN, CNP, DNP, ACHPN.

Provided direct care for older adults in the clinic and nursing home

Cared for and managed patients with acute and chronic conditions: COPD, CKD, hypertension, diabetes, dementia, and heart failure

Assessed and evaluated patients at risk for falls and injury.

Collaborated with my preceptor to provide measures to prevent falls/injury for this high-risk patient group

Allina Senior Care Transitions (Interlude Nursing Home and Rehabilitation), Fridley, MN June 2017 – August 2017, Geriatric clinical rotation, preceptors: Marie Keitha, CNP and Vivian Akoh, CNP.

Provided care for elderly patients with orthopedic problems such as hip, back, and knee surgery

Collaborated with preceptors on assessment, pain management, and referral to physical therapy and Occupational therapy

Provided care for patients with chronic illnesses: Parkinson’s and dementia

Measures were provided for patients with high risk for falls and injury

Tailored medication and treatment management according to the patients’ needs

Family Practice Clinic, Allina Medical Clinic, Brooklyn Park September 2017 – November 2017, preceptor: Dr. Alsamman, family practice physician.

Provided care for a diverse group of patients with acute and chronic illnesses: mental illness and obese patients seeking diet and medication management for weight loss

Collaborated with other providers and other disciplines in the clinic on quality control measures to improve patient care and safety

Nursing Work Experience

Unity Hospital (Allina Health), Fridley, MN, March 2015 – present, Registered Nurse - Emergency (ER)

Provide direct care to trauma patients: assessment of airways, provide manual cervical spine stabilization for patients with suspect fracture, assess and monitor bleeding

Deal with life-threatening cardiac, respiratory, and medical conditions

Continuously insert peripheral IV lines for patients needing IV therapy and blood products

Perform procedures such as CT scans of the pelvis, head, and abdomen

Monitor patients on Vent, bedside cardiac monitors, arterial lines, (CVP)

Administer prescribed intravenous medications, critical drips, and blood products including platelets and frozen plasma

Critical care training and skills used in fast-paced environment

Assist physicians to perform conscious sedation

Provide discharge teaching and education to patients and their families to adhere to treatment orders and make necessary follow-up with their primary doctor.

Regency Hospital of Minneapolis, Golden Valley, MN, September 2006 – 2015, Registered Nurse

Served two years on the medical floor and later transitioned to Intensive Care Nursing Unit

Provided direct care for ICU patients including trach/vents, LVAD critical drips, arterial lines and central line management

Provided direct care for patients with complex wounds including burns, surgical wounds, and pressure ulcers with wound vacs and managers

Hillcrest and Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, Wayzata Blvd, Wayzata, MN 55391, 2002 -2006, Registered Nurse.

Worked in a subacute floor provided direct care for adults and elderly patients with orthopedic problems which include hip and knee replacement surgery. Provided direct care; surgical wound care, pain management and administration of parental antibiotics. Also provided direct care for patients with complex wounds including burns, pressure ulcers with wound vacs and managers.

Provided care for a patient with a physical disability and chronic illnesses such as dementia, Parkinson’s COPD, diabetes, heart failure and hypertension

Coordinates nursing care activities in collaborations with other members of the interdisciplinary rehabilitation team to facilitate achievement of overall goals. Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills to develop a rapport with patients and their families. Actively listens, reflects, and guide my patients and their families through the stages of the grieving process to mourn the loss of abilities and roles while installing hope and encourages active involment in their treatment regiment.

Hobbies / Interests

Travelling, reading, caring for kids, movies, music, reading, sports especially soccer, football, basketball, and tennis. Play soccer with friends in the summer.



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