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Nurse Practitioner Medical

San Francisco, CA
June 07, 2018

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San Francisco, CA *****


As a Family Nurse Practitioner new grad and native Spanish speaker with primary care experience, I am seeking opportunities to apply my scientific training and international work experience in a team environment that offers professional and compassionate care while enhancing the quality of life for patients EDUCATION AND TRAINING

MS in Family Nurse Practitioner - Samuel Merritt University – Oakland, CA – December 2017 Clinical sites:

• San Francisco General Hospital. San Francisco, CA

• Brighter Beginnings, Community Clinic. Richmond, CA

• Native American Health Center. Oakland, CA

• Haight Ashbury Free Clinic, FQHC Clinic. San Francisco, CA

Conducted comprehensive assessments: medical history, medication evaluation and physical exam on chronic or episodic symptoms; including psychiatric evaluations

Ordered appropriate lab tests and diagnostic procedures

Interpreted lab results to aid in health promotion and accurate diagnosis of illnesses

Prescribed medication or other forms of treatment

Provided health education to patients and their families

Worked in conjunction with a preceptor to develop the most appropriate medication regimen given the patient’s medical and psychiatric history and presenting symptoms

Coordinated and communicated with members of the multidisciplinary team

Accurately documented patients’ medical information and appropriately assigned the correct coding for acute and chronic conditions

Followed evidence based practice guidelines and practiced within scope of practice

Delivered health care to patients through the peer review processes including chart review, by interactions with preceptors and by working collaboratively with support staff

Bachelors of Science in Nursing - Samuel Merritt University – Oakland, CA – May 2015

San Francisco General Hospital, ICU/Cardiac Unit

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, Advanced Medical-Surgical

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, Medical-Surgical

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, Pediatrics

Alta Bates Medical Center, Maternity and Care of the Childbearing

Alta Bates Medical Center, Herrick Campus, Psychiatric-Mental Health CERTIFICATIONS

• AANP certification # F03180343, exp. 03/13/2023

• FNP certification # NP95008423, exp. 03/31/2019

• FNP Furnishing License # NPF95008423

• RN License # 95068860, exp. 03/31/2019

• Public Health Nurse # PHN549311

• American Heart Association – BLS/CPR, exp. 05/2020 OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

• Telemetry Unit Nurse, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco January – March 2016

Transition to Practice

• Medical Mission, Clinic Parroquial Belen, Peru November – December 2015

Worked as a nurse side-by-side with the local doctors to assess, diagnose and treat

Educated patients in their disease/health process, such as: diabetes, hypertension, cholesterol, nutrition, exercise, medication compliance, and hygiene

Visited small villages in the Andes to assess and treat communities unable to access medical care VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

• Brighter Beginnings, Richmond, CA November 2015 – May 2016

Volunteered as a nurse to evaluate patients’ laboratory results to detect abnormal and concerning marks in order to set urgent follow up appointments

• Mission Neighborhood Health Center, San Francisco October 2015

Taught prevention of colorectal screening to the Hispanic community

San Francisco General Hospital – Chemotherapy Infusion Department May 2011 – July 2014

Delivered high-quality non-medical care to patients undergoing chemotherapy treatment

• Women of Uganda Network NGO, Uganda – Business Development Summer 2011

Monitored and evaluated local NGOs in rural Uganda to understand the community’s needs and, how they should be addressed in a sustainable approach AWARDS AND MEMBERSHIP

• American Association Nurse Practitioner (AANP)

• Summa cum laude honors from Samuel Merritt University

• Member of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) ADDITIONAL SKILLS

Background in: Mental Health, Hepatitis-C treatment, HIV prevention, and Chronic and Episodic Illnesses

Charting software: eClinical Works, NextGen, Practice Fusion, EPIC EMR charting, Pyxis

Native Spanish speaker

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