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Nurse Practitioner Staff

Location:
Oklahoma
Posted:
March 15, 2018

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LISA AUSTIN,

APRN, FNP-BC

Ambitious family nurse practitioner graduate with 720 hours of clinical experience in pediatrics, adult, and family practice, seeking employment in a position that is optimal for professional growth and continuing education.

45150 CS 2580, Apache, Ok

Lisaaustin297@yahoo

580-***-****

EDUCATION

Masters of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner, Graceland University, Independence, MO, August 2017

Bachelors of Science in Nursing, Oklahoma City University, Oklahoma City, OK, 2012-2013

Associates of Science in Nursing, Oklahoma City Community College, Oklahoma City, OK, 2001-2004

Licensed Practical Nurse, Caddo-Kiowa Vocational Technical School, Ft. Cobb, OK, 1994-1995

CLINICAL EXPERIENCE

Family practicum, Southwest Primary Care, Lawton, OK., Kenda Dean APRN, FNP, May 2017-present, 140 hours completed.

Established rapport with patients of different cultures to facilitate trust, understanding, and/or adherence to plan of care.

Performed physical exams on pediatrics and adult patients through observation, palpation, percussion, auscultation, and/or the use of medical instruments (e.g., stethoscope, sphygmomanometer, otoscope) to assess health status.

Recorded primary health assessment data (e.g., family or medical history, physical examination, laboratory tests) to document patient health status.

Developed treatment plans based on patient history, assessment, interpretation of diagnostic tests, and patient’s available resources.

Prescribed medications based on age and in accordance with clinical guidelines.

Adult practicum, Lawton Community Health Center, Lawton, OK, Bryan Barnes, APRN, FNP, January 2017-March 2017, 240 hours completed.

Provided care for an indigent patient population

Performed thorough focused and comprehensive physical examination of adult patients.

Determines if screening or diagnostic tests is required (e.g., lab studies, x-rays, electrocardiograms, audiograms, pulmonary function tests) to evaluate patient condition.

Interpreted diagnostic study results and formulate an appropriate treatment plan to improve patient outcomes.

Prescribes medications according to approved clinical privileges and/or generally accepted clinical guidelines to treat illnesses or symptoms.

Provide counseling and education related to prevention of disease, management of chronic medical conditions and maintenance of good physical and mental health.

Prescribes medications according to approved clinical privileges and/or generally accepted clinical guidelines to treat illnesses or symptoms.

Instruct patients and families in preventative, curative and/or rehabilitative measures.

Pediatric practicum, Lawton Indian Health Services, Pediatric Clinic, Lawton Ok., Dr. Nancy Collazo, September 2016-November 2016, 240 hours completed.

Performed physical examination of pediatric patients to include well-child exams and presentations of acute and chronic illnesses.

Assessed, diagnosed, and developed appropriate treatment plans under the supervision of my preceptor.

Interpreted labs and radiological results.

Monitors effectiveness of patient medications to determine necessity for changes in dosage.

Provided parental education to ensure safe and appropriate care in the home environment.

EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE

Staff Nurse/Charge Nurse, Reynolds Army Community Hospital, Advanced Individual Training Soldier Clinic, July 2017- present

Maintain accurate patient medical records by recording medical history, vital statistics and test results.

Continually evaluate patient care needs, prioritizing treatment and maintaining patient flow.

Perform many medical procedures to include lab draws, IV therapy, and EKG's.

Coordinate and provide care specific to soldiers in training. Initiate referrals and communicate with specialty care to ensure continuity of care and soldier readiness.

Staff Nurse/Charge Nurse, Reynolds Army Community Hospital, Emergency Services/Urgent Care, Ft Sill, Ok, present employer, from 10/2009-2017

Accurate understanding and implementation of five level triage.

Ensure the provision of quality emergency medical care to soldiers and their dependents requiring emergency treatment in accordance with physician orders, hospital policy, and standard nursing practice.

Perform patient assessment and identify appropriate nursing diagnosis.

Evaluate episodic and acute responses to broad classifications of physical or psychosocial issues.

Lead nurse responsibilities to include staff assignments, monitoring and overseeing staff performance to ensure scope of practice and standard of care is maintained.

Demonstrated awareness of ongoing ER unit needs to provide other team members with leadership and direction for reaching optimal nursing care standards while maintaining financial and cost considerations.

Coordinate patient referrals and discharge planning activities.

Developed and implemented standards and evidence-based practice in coordinating the management of care and the care environment.

Oversee the scope of practice and provision of nursing services to improve staff development and education.

Staff Nurse/Charge Nurse, Emergency Department, Comanche County Memorial Hospital, Lawton, Ok, 2004-2009

Provided patient care in a critical care setting to include managing vent patients, initiating and monitoring critical drips, and assisting physician with procedures.

Provide moderate sedation for adult and pediatric patients.

Strong IV skills for pediatric and adult patient populations.

Provided and managed goal-oriented patient care by utilizing established nursing processes and principles.

Experience in staff development and educational programs, process improvement, and regulatory compliance to provide and perform superior patient care.

Charge nurse duties to include staff assignments, managing patient flow in a 21 bed ER, and coordinating timely patient care with other departments.

Assessed and analyzed outcomes, identified complex problems in patient care, and provided interventions to assist to achieve optimal patient outcomes.

Staff Nurse/ Surgical Tech, Southern Plains Medical Center/ Ambulatory Surgery Center, Chickasha, Ok., RN 6/2004-11/2004, LPN 1998-2004

RN duties to include preoperative care, circulating surgical cases, recovery of post- anesthesia patients, and administering moderate sedation.

LPN duties to include surgical tech, endoscopy tech, and assisting with preoperative and postoperative care.

CREDENTIALS/CERTIFICATIONS

Family Nurse Practitioner, Oklahoma, October 2017

Registered Nurse, Oklahoma, 2004-present

Advance Cardiac Life Support Instructor, 2008-present

Pediatric Advance Life Support Instructor, 2012-present

Trauma Nursing Core Course, 2007-present

AFFILIATIONS

AONP, Association of Oklahoma Nurse Practitioners

AANP, American Association of Nurse Practitioners

ENA, Emergency Nurses Association

REFERENCES

Renee McCall APRN, FNP, 580-***-****

Bryan Barnes APRN, FNP, 580-***-****

Nicole Nguyen DO, 817-***-****



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