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Nurse Practitioner Mental Health

Location:
United States
Posted:
August 28, 2018

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Kimberley Durr, MSN, F-PMHNP-BC, BA, RN-PMH

217-***-****

ac6udo@r.postjobfree.com

Summary of Qualifications

Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) adept at assessing psychiatric illness in pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients as well as providing medication management and care coordination; loyal and collaborative with steadfast commitment to preventative care, education and patient advocacy.

Education

Rush University- Chicago, IL

Masters of Science in Nursing- Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, 8/2014

John Wood Community College-Quincy, IL

Associate of Science-Registered Nurse, 5/2007

Western Illinois University-Macomb, IL

Bachelor of Arts- Art, Music, and Spanish, 5/2001

Phi Kappa Phi and Magna Cum Laude honors

Clinical Rotations

Pediatric Mental Health Rotation 168 hours

Lincoln Prairie Behavioral Health Hospital- Springfield, IL

Inpatient unit

Performed assessment, evaluation and treatment of pediatric patients including crisis intervention and suicide assessment

Ensured quality of care and safety

Developed treatment plans aimed at recovery and prevention

Diagnosed and formed treatment plans

Initiated medication and monitored for side effects and response

Provided psychoeducation to patients and families

Conducted individual and family psychotherapy

Adult and Geriatric Mental Health Rotations 365 hours

Veterans Administration- Jefferson Barracks, St. Louis, MO

Outpatient/inpatient units

Developed treatment plans adhering to standards of care and professional guidelines

Demonstrated expertise in supporting clients with complex histories and chronic comorbidities

Documented and applied data gathered from assessments, interventions, medications, and patient responses and further recommended any treatment changes when appropriate

Prescribed and initiated medicationsincluding depot injections

Independently cared for 7 to 8 patients per day

Performed diagnostic interventions and executed follow-ups as needed

Conducted individual, family, and group psychotherapy

Provided education regarding medication, illness management and psychosocial interventions

Monitored a patient with a vagal nerve stimulator

Provided complex case management with diverse populations

Coordinated treatment planning with interdisciplinary care

Monitored drug interactions and multiple comorbidities

Attended neuropsychiatric testing

Monitored and ordered lab work and other diagnostic testing

Managed pharmacological and psychosocial treatment of substance use disorders

Incorporated standardized measurement tools for ongoing assessment

Work History

Locust Street Resource Center-Carlinville, IL

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner- 6/17 to present

Performed assessment, evaluation and treatment of pediatric, adult and geriatric patients at a community mental health clinic.

Crisis intervention and suicide assessment.

Ensured quality of care and safety.

Developed treatment plans aimed at recovery and prevention.

Demonstrated expertise in supporting clients with complex histories and chronic comorbidities including intellectually disabled individuals.

Documented and applied data gathered from assessments, interventions, medications, and patient responses.

Monitored and ordered lab work and other diagnostic testing.

Provided education regarding medication, illness management and psychosocial interventions.

Passavant Area Hospital-Jacksonville, IL

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner- 3/17 to present (PRN position)

Inpatient adult and geriatric psychiatric unit serving a wide range of disorders including dual diagnosis.

Performed physical exams, psychiatric evaluations and consultations.

Diagnosed and treated a variety of disorders including bipolar, depressive, neurocognitive, and psychotic disorders.

Developed treatment goals aimed at preventing further inpatient hospitalizations and improving quality of life.

Worked with an interdisciplinary team to develop appropriate plans of care and transition back into the community.

RegroupTelepsychiatry- Chicago, IL

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner- 11/2016 to 6/2017

Telepsychiatry outpatient position serving Chicago inner city youth and adults.

Performed assessment, evaluation and treatment of young children and adults suffering from a variety of psychiatric illnesses including PTSD, ADHD, mood disorders and behavioral and developmental disorders.

Provided education regarding medication, illness management and psychosocial interventions.

Psychiatric Associates- Springfield, IL

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner- 1/2016 to present.

Mental health outpatient clinic serving children, adolescents, adults and geriatric clients.

Performed assessment, evaluation and treatment of pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients.

Crisis intervention and suicide assessment.

Ensured quality of care and safety.

Developed treatment plans aimed at recovery and prevention.

Demonstrated expertise in supporting clients with complex histories and chronic comorbidities including intellectually disabled individuals.

Documented and applied data gathered from assessments, interventions, medications, and patient responses.

Monitored and ordered lab work and other diagnostic testing.

Provided education regarding medication, illness management and psychosocial interventions.

Montgomery County Health Department- Hillsboro, IL

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner- 1/2016 to 12/2016 (temporary position)

Community Mental Health Outpatient Clinic providing services to rural communities to children, adolescents, adults, and geriatric clients.

Performed assessment, evaluation and treatment of pediatric, adult and geriatric patients including crisis intervention and suicide assessment.

Ensured quality of care and safety.

Developed treatment plans aimed at recovery and prevention.

Demonstrated expertise in supporting clients with complex histories and chronic comorbidities.

Documented and applied data gathered from assessments, interventions, medications, and patient responses.

Monitored and ordered lab work and other diagnostic testing.

Provided education regarding medication, illness management and psychosocial interventions.

Lincoln Prairie Behavioral Health Center- Springfield, IL

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner-10/2014 to present

Mental health inpatient hospital and outpatient clinic serving children and adolescents

Conducted assessments, evaluations, and medication management for children ages 3 to 17

Provided care on the inpatient pediatric, adolescent and dual diagnosis (mental illness and substance abuse) units.

Provided care in the partial hospitalization program

Incorporated current evidence based guidelines and trauma informed care into management of chronic mental health conditions including mood disorders, ADHD, autism, and PTSD

Documented initial evaluations, progress notes and discharge summaries

Worked on-call and performed crisis intervention

Provided education to patients and families

Encouraged communication between inpatient and outpatient services and providers

Monitored for side effects to medication and ordered appropriate laboratory work

Incorporated relevant assessment tools to monitor response to medications and therapy

Delivered age appropriate care

Developed treatment plans in conjunction with therapists to make recovery more successful

Memorial Medical Center, Mental Health Centers of Central Illinois (MHCCI)Springfield, IL

Registered nurse- 1/2009 to 12/2012

Mental health outpatient clinic serving pediatric, adult and geriatric clients

Assessed and monitored medication response

Provided education regarding medication, illness management and psychosocial interventions

Administered oral medications, depot injections, insulin, and vaccines

Worked in the crisisclinic, ACT program, and as a consultant

Managed and administered medications for residential care facility

Promoted recovery, implemented prevention measures, and performed crisis interventions

Monitored and ensured quality of care

Reportedabuse and neglect

Offered self-management support for patients

Performed suicide assessment and intervention

Conducted psychiatric office visits and hospital discharge assessments

Memorial Medical CenterSpringfield, IL

Registered nurse- 1/2008 to 12/2008

Med-surg inpatient unit serving adult and geriatric patients

Cared for patients receiving bariatric, plastic, gynecological, ENT, and micro surgeries

Performed burn and chronic wound care

Administered IV, PICC line and central line access and care

Blessing Hospital Quincy, IL

Registered nurse- 6/2007 to 12/2007

Med-surg and oncology inpatient unit serving adult and geriatric patients

Administered chemotherapy

Provided general medical/surgical care

Administered IV, PICC and central line access and care

Hannibal Regional Hospital- Hannibal, MO

Nurse intern and nurse aide- 6/2006 to 5/2007

Med-surg and ICU

Other Work Experience

Cloud City Coffee- Seattle, WA; Barista, 2004-2005

EWHA American Language School- Inchon, South Korea; English Teacher, 2002-2004

Philmont Scout Ranch- Cimarron, NM; Camp Counselor, 1997 and 2001 (seasonal)

Violin and Viola instructor- Washington and Illinois; Private music teacher, 1995 to present

Art instructor- Illinois; Private art teacher, 1996-2006

Certifications and Licensure

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner- 2014019850BC, expires 9/30/2019

Illinois Advanced Practice Nurse, 209012259 expires 5/31/2020

Controlled Substance License, 309.007898 expires 5/31/2020

Registered Nurse in the state of Illinois-041362358 expires 5/31/2020

NPI 109*******

DEA license, MD3386441 expires 6/30/2020

BLS certification- current

Hawaii RN license- 88505 expires 6/30/19

Hawaii APRN license with prescriptive authority- 2425 expires 6/30/19

Affiliations and Memberships

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)

Languages

Spanish (basics)

Activities

Family, violin performance, painting, drawing, Shotokan karate, yoga, running, traveling

References upon request



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