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Nurse Practitioner Registered

Germantown, TN
March 07, 2018

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Tina Z. Smith, MSN, FNP-C

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Germantown, TN 38138 901-***-****

Board-certified Nurse Practitioner with more than 6 years of direct patient care.

Advocate for quality care and teamwork with strong interpersonal and collaborative skills.

Strong clinical skills for acute and chronic illness management in acute and rural healthcare.

Adherence to evidence-based guidelines combined with clinical expertise and intuition.

Committed to the infusion of holistic modalities to enhance medical care.

Possess diverse background in health and wellness promotion.

Promote disease prevention and management through lifestyle education.

Extensive experience in mentoring nurses and nursing students. Education

Masters of Science in Nursing - FNP; Graduated May 2017, University of Memphis, Loewenberg College of Nursing, Memphis, TN

Bachelor of Science in Nursing; 2011; Cum Laude, University of Memphis, Loewenberg School of Nursing, Memphis, TN

Graduate Assistant, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN; Jan 2016-Dec 2016 Geriatric lecturer, research assistant, research critique, pharmacology tutoring, skills lab assistant, simulation facilitator (poverty simulation) Associate of Liberal Arts; 2010, with Honors, Northwest Community College, Southaven, MS Clinical Experience

Advanced Practice Nurse - Student Preceptorships

Residency - Family Feb-Mar 2017

Dr. Belinda Flemming 240+hours

May Medical Clinic (rural health) 280+patients

Munford, TN

Adult Health/Practicum Feb-Mar 2016

Dr. Edward Merritt 240+hours

ARcare (rural health) 250+patients

Carlisle, AR

Women’s Health/Practicum Sep-Nov 2015

Deborah Verucchi, FNP 140+hours

McDonald Murrmann Women’s Clinic (city) 160+patients Germantown, TN

Child Health/Practicum Sep-Nov 2015

Dr. Renee Jones 140+hours

ARcare (rural health) 165+patients

Brinkley, AR

Additional Clinical Experience:

Diagnostic Breast Clinic 8+hours Feb 2017 Rose, FNP Suture Clinic 7+hours Fall 2016 & Spring 2017 Dr. Butler X-ray Clinic 4+hours Dr. May

Developed advanced skills in assessment, diagnosis, planning, intervention, and evaluation of acute and chronic illness.

Acute: viral, bacterial, trauma

Chronic: COPD, Diabetes Mellitus, Hypertension, Hyperthyroidism, Hypothyroidism, Men’s Health, Mental Health, Osteoarthritis, Pediatric, STDs, Women’s Health

Across the lifespan: pediatric, adolescent, adult, elderly, frail elderly Honors

Daisy Award – five time award recipient 2012-2015

Elaine Fetzer Excellence in Critical Care Nursing Award 2011 Sigma Theta Tau International 2011

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society 2009

Dean's List, four semesters 2008-2010

Employment Experience

Baptist Memorial Hospital DeSoto, Southaven, MS Jan 2012-Dec 2015 Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit Step Down

Assess, intervene, and monitor 4-5 patients in step down intensive care unit.

Collaborate with multidisciplinary healthcare providers in each patient case.

Assist patients with health promotion and education upon preparation of discharge.

Apply evidence based practice nursing techniques. Licensure & Certifications

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board FNP - # F10170628

Advanced Practice Nurse (Family Nurse Practitioner) - Arkansas # A005532 exp 10/31/2019

Advanced Practice Nurse (Family Nurse Practitioner) - Mississippi pending

Advanced Practice Nurse (Family Nurse Practitioner) - New York # 352409 exp 12/31/2020

Advanced Practice Nurse (Family Nurse Practitioner) - Tennessee # 23820 exp 10/31/2019

Registered Nurse - New York # 744084 exp 12/31/2020

Registered Nurse - Tennessee (multi state) - 220366 exp 10/31/2019

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners - Member #1745828


Community Service

Life Fellowship Church, Southaven, MS 2014-2016

Certified Fitness Instructor (Yoga and Group Fitness – Volunteer)

Initiated the yoga fitness program as a ministry.

Provided comprehensive exercise instruction and nutritional counseling. First United Methodist Church, Heber Springs, AR 1998-2006 Certified Fitness Instructor (Group Fitness - Volunteer)

Initiated and instructed beginner through intermediate fitness program as a ministry

Cultivated "Walk with a Partner" program for exercise and fellowship. Northpoint Christian High School, Southaven, MS - Parent Volunteer 2009-2015 DeSoto Central Middle School, Southaven, MS

Parent Teacher Organization (PTO), President 2007-2009; Vice President 2006-2007

Leadership, collaboration, delegation, and communication are key skills required to organize and manage fundraising and volunteer parent support. T. Smith

CEU Documentation Tina Smith

Name of Activity Certifying Body Date Hours



EHR: Patient Care & Ethical/Legal Implications for NPs


American Association of Nurse


10/20/17 1.0

Advanced Practice Education Associates



Advanced Practice Education


Program ID 2016-12-08P

Provider #100820

9/14/17 16.25 13.5

Best Practices in Achieving Optimal A1C Targets and Post Prandial Glycemic Control

American Association of Nurse


04/19/17 1.0

Antibiotic Therapy: Principles and Practice in Acute Care

American Association of Nurse


04/17/17 1.25

Early Diagnosis and Individualized Management of IPF: Strategies for Shared Decision-Making to Improve


Potomac Center for Medical


04/17/17 1.0

Guideline-Directed Pharmacologic Treatment of

Chronic Heart Failure: The First Step to Improved Care American College of Cardiology 04/17/17 0.5

Current Controversies in Dyslipidemia Management: A Point Counterpoint Discussion

The Postgraduate Institute for


02/24/2017 0.6 0.4

Addressing the Contraception Needs of Adolescents

and Young Adults

Vertitas Institute for Medical

Education, Inc.

02/10/2017 1.0

What’s New in Managing Insomnia? Essentials for

Primary Care

Postgraduate Institute for Medicine 02/07/2017 1.2 Issue 3: Bipolar Spectrum Disorders: Counseling,

Psychoeducation, and Psychotherapy: Evidence-Based Components in the Therapeutic Relationship

American Psychiatric Nurses


02/06/2017 1.25

Issue 2: Bipolar Spectrum Disorders: Across the


American Psychiatric Nurses


02/06/2017 2.5

Issue 1: Bipolar Spectrum Disorders: Assessment,

Diagnosis, and Epidemiology Using a Recovery


American Psychiatric Nurses


02/06/2017 1.5

Oral vs IV Antibiotics More Effective in Kids with Pneumonia

Medscape; ANCC, ACPE, ACCME 02/02/2017 0.25

USPSTF Endorses Updated Breastfeeding


Medscape; ANCC, ACPE, ACCME 02/02/2017 0.25

Effective Treatments for Opioid Use Disorders

American Psychiatric Nurses


01/23/17 3.5

Nutritional Insights: Highlights from Advances in

Neonatal and Pediatric Nutrition 2015

Haymarket Medical Education 01/19/17 1.5

Interpreting Therapeutic Advancements and Addressing Clinical Challenges in Heart Failure Management

The Heart Failure Society of


01/18/17 1.5

Trial Updates in Type 2 Diabetes: Cardiovascular

Outcomes and Clinical Implications

Endocrine Society 01/18/17 1.0

Medical Crossfire: Diagnostic and Management

Challenges in Hyponatremia

Global Education Group: A Division

of Ultimate Medical Academy

12/1/16 2.0 2.0

Acute Heart Failure: Current Best Practices, Ongoing Challenges Future Directions

Penn State College of Medicine 12/1/16 1.0 1.0

Case Challenges in Type 2 Diabetes: Patient Centered Approaches for Complex and High-Risk Patients

Medical Education Resources 11/30/16 1.5 1.5

Preventing Medical Errors for Clinical Health


Advancing Knowledge in


11/30/16 1.0

Rheumatoid Arthritis: The Key Role of Primary Care Boston University 11/30/16 1.0 0.5 Clinical Convergence: Patient and Provider

Perspectives on Psoriatic Arthritis

Albert Einstein College of Medicine 11/30/16 1.5 0.5 Balancing CV Risks & Benefits with Diabetes Therapies Medical Education Resources 11/30/16 1.5 1.5 HIV/AIDS 1 Hour Update for Florida Health


Advancing Knowledge in


11/30/16 1.0 1.0

Understanding the CDC Guideline for Prescribing


AACN Collaboration Community 11/29/16 1.0 1.0

Interpreting Therapeutic Advancement and Addressing Challenges in Heart Failure

Heart Failure Society of America 11/29/16 2.0 2.0

Fluconazole Use May Increase Miscarriage Risk

American Nurses Credentialling

Center’s COA

11/25/16 0.55 0.55

National Opioid Crisis: Your Practice Your


American Association of Colleges

of Nursing

11/25/16 1.0 1.0

Expanding Palliative Care Through Undergraduate

Nursing Education

American Association of Colleges

of Nursing

11/25/16 1.0

A Primary Care Perspective on SGLT2 Inhibitors

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy


11/17/16 0.25 0.25

TOTAL 44.15 36.65

T. Smith

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