Professional /Clinical Experience
FLORIDA HOSPIAL MEDICAL GROUP, ORLANDO, FLORIDA
ARNP, Aug 2016 – Present
Diagnose or treat chronic health care problems such as high blood pressure and diabetes. Educate patients about self-management of acute or chronic illnesses, tailoring instructions to patients' individual circumstances.
Treat or refer patients for primary care conditions such as headaches, hypertension, urinary tract infections, upper respiratory infections, and dermatological conditions. Diagnose or treat complex, unstable, comorbid, episodic, or emergency conditions in collaboration with other health care providers as necessary.
FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH IN SEMINOLE COUNTY, SANFORD, FL ARNP, Jul 2016 – Aug 2017
Perform physical examinations by taking vital signs, checking neurological reflexes, examining breasts, or performing pelvic examinations.
Provide patients with direct family planning services such as inserting intrauterine devices, dispensing oral contraceptives, and fitting cervical barriers including cervical caps or diaphragms. Prescribe or administer treatment, therapy, medication, vaccination, and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease, or injury. Train residents, medical students, and other health care professionals. VALENCIA COLLEGE, KISSIMMEE, FL
Adjunct Professor, Jan 2014 – Jun 2014
Demonstrate nursing skills in the laboratory setting. Prepare and deliver lectures to undergraduate or graduate students on topics such as pharmacology, mental health nursing, and community health care practices. Evaluate and grade students' class work, laboratory and clinic work, assignments, and papers. VALENCIA COLLEGE, ORLANDO, FL
Sr. Instructional Assistant, Aug 2013 – Jan 2014
Monitor student performance or assist students in the nursing laboratory. Provide support for simulation program including the set up and maintenance of SimEssential and VitalSim mannequins and SimPads.
Assist in the development of simulations with nursing faculty. SENIOR HOME CARE, ORLANDO, FL
Weekend Administrator, Oct 2011 – Dec 2012
Direct, supervise and evaluate work activities of nursing staff. Establish work schedules and assignments for staff. Consult with hospitals or other community center to coordinate the continuation of care in the patient home.
OMNI HOME CARE, ORLANDO, FL
Registered Nurse, May 2010 – Jun 2011
Assess the needs of individuals, families, or communities, including assessment of individuals' home or work environments, to identify potential health or safety problems. Monitor all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity. Modify patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions. Instruct individuals, families, or other groups on topics such as health education, or disease prevention, and develop health improvement programs. CENTER FOR REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE, ORLANDO, FL
Registered Nurse, Jan 2006 – May 2010
Preoperative, Intraoperative, and Postoperative care of the infertility patient. Prepare patients for and assist with examinations or treatments. Inform physician of patient's condition during anesthesia. ORLANDO HEALTH, ORLANDO, FL
Registered Nurse, Sep 1999 – May 2004
Cardiac Rehab Nurse: Prepare and execute education programs to inpatient cardiac patients Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients' conditions. Modify patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions. Consult and coordinate with healthcare team members to assess, plan, implement, or evaluate patient care plans.
UNIVERSAL ORLANDO, ORLANDO, FL
Registered Nurse, Aug 1997 – Sep 1999
Administer first aid treatment or life support care to sick or injured persons in prehospital settings. Develop and maintain medical monitoring programs for employees. Coordinate work with other emergency medical team members or police or fire department personnel.
THE LASER AND SKIN SURGERY CENTER OF NY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK Registered Nurse, May 1996 – May 1997
Prepare patients for and assist with examinations or treatments. Prepare rooms, sterile instruments, equipment, or supplies and ensure that stock of supplies is maintained.
Provide pre and post operative education and instruction. NEW YORK HOSPITAL, NEW YORK, NY
Registered Nurse, Nov 1993 – May 1996
Prepare patients for surgery, including positioning patients on the operating table and covering them with sterile surgical drapes to prevent exposure. Monitor and continually assess operating room conditions, including patient and surgical team needs.
Provide technical assistance to surgeons, surgical technologists, or anesthesiologists. Education
SIMMONS COLLEGE, BOSTON, MA
MSN-FNP, Oct 2016
Graduated with honors
UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX, PHOENIX, AZ
RN to BSN, Feb 2011
Graduated with honors
ULSTER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE, STONE RIDGE, NY
ADN, May 1993
Florida ARNP 3159352