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Nurse Practitioner Medical

New York, New York, United States
May 16, 2018

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Beth E. Zedeck, MSN, MSW, CPNP

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Riverdale, NY 10471



Provide pediatric primary care to a diverse and vulnerable population of children.


Master of Science in Nursing, Columbia University, School of Nursing, New York, NY. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, February 2006. Thesis: Primary Care Monitoring When Instituting Oral Feeding in Children with Short Bowel Syndrome Who Have Received Enteral/Parenteral/Oral Nutrition.

Master of Social Work, State University of New York at Stony Brook, School of Social Welfare, Stony Brook, NY. Specialization in Alcohol and Substance Abuse. May 1990. Thesis: The Addictive Cycle: A Biopsychosocial Perspective.


Board Certification: Pediatric Nursing Certification Board---Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner: New York State: Pediatrics.

Current DEA Certification-unrestricted

BLS for Healthcare Providers: American Heart Association

Work Experience:

Nurse Practitioner/Medical Coordinator. December 2011- Present

Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services, Inc.: Kaplan House, New York, NY.

Provide primary and acute care for foster care males, aged 16-21 years old residing in a group home setting. Perform admission and discharge physical exams, diagnoses and manage acute and chronic illnesses of residents, arrange and coordinate subspecialty care, liaison with psychiatrist and inter-disciplinary team and provide appropriate medical follow-up.

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. August 2010- June 2011

Promesa, Inc. Bronx, NY.

Provided access and continuum of services to children from birth through adolescence for primary medical care, acute illnesses, immunizations and school physical exams. Educated parents and their children on numerous subjects in regards to preventive care, and provided referrals as needed.

Director of Medical Clinic. June 2009-August 2010

Odyssey House, New York, NY.

Responsible for managing Article 28 multidisciplinary primary care medical clinic in a residential treatment facility for persons from newborn to age 80. Provided direct supervision to clinical and management staff, fiscal management, development of clinical protocols, policies and procedures, and grant management and writing.

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. March 2006- August 2010

Odyssey House, New York, NY.

Provided primary and episodic medical care to children from birth to adolescence, including childhood acute and chronic illnesses, preventive care and immunizations, and school physical exams. Ongoing case management and treatment for children with a variety of chronic and acute medical conditions including but not limited to asthma, atopic dermatitis, HIV and Hepatitis C exposure.

Manager of Clinical Care/Clinical Social Worker.

ValueOptions/GHI/Americhoice, New York, NY. 1998-2003.

Managed utilization of mental health and substance abuse services for both inpatient and outpatient care, as well as a provider network.

Case Coordinator/Clinical Social Worker

South Oaks Hospital, Amityville, NY. 1996-1998.

CPC Belmont Hills Hospital, Belmont, CA. 1993-1995.

Provided individual, group and family therapy to children and their families in an acute psychiatric hospital setting. Specialized in dual diagnosis and eating disorders.

Primary Social Worker

Marin Lodge, Woodacre, CA. 1993-1996.

Bayview Clubhouse, San Francisco, CA. 1992-1993.

Provided direct care to adults with severe psychiatric disorders in a residential treatment setting, provided case management and crisis intervention.

Clinical Social Worker

Daytop, Redwood City, CA. 1990-1992.

Primary therapist to adolescents residing in a drug rehabilitation therapeutic community. Provided diagnostic assessment, counseling, and education.


Forensic Pharmacology: Drugs of Abuse, New York: Chelsea House Publishers, 2007.

Professional Affiliations:

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners

American Nurses Association

Volunteer: NYC Medical Reserve Corps. 2005-present

Vice President Alumni Association, Columbia University School of Nursing, 2008-present.

Reference: Available upon request.

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