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Nurse Practitioner Registered

Location:
Plano, Texas, United States
Posted:
September 10, 2018

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Eberechi Agbara, APRN, MSN, FNP-C

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Murphy, TX 75094

Cell: 469-***-****

Email: ac6z4y@r.postjobfree.com

Objective:

A certified Family Nurse Practitioner seeking employment opportunity in a clinic that fosters positive development and the opportunity for continual professional growth.

Summary of Qualifications

Dedicated and highly skilled profession with more than 20 years of clinical nursing experience

Strong clinical skills and utilizes advanced assessment skills to identifying potential or existing health problems for pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients

Incorporates knowledge of the physical and physiological changes of aging and Evidence Based practice guidelines to improve patient care

Education:

01/2014-12/2015 University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas

Masters of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner

01/1992-08/1993 University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas

Bachelors of Science in Nursing, August 1993

08/1989-12/1991 University of Houston-Central Campus

Pre-Nursing

Professional Experience

08/2017-present

Medico Medical and Dental clinic, Dallas, Texas

Family nurse practitioner

I work on my own in a medical and dental clinic with a satellite supervising physician and perform the following duties:

Examine patients to obtain information about their physical conditions

Diagnose, treat, and manage pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with acute and chronic illnesses and disease, emphasizing preventive care and disease management

Order and interpret diagnostic test such as x-rays, electrocardiogram, and laboratory test

Make tentative diagnosis and decisions about management and treatment of patients

Obtain, compile, and record medical data, including health history, progress notes and results of physical examination

Prescribe therapy and medication within the scope of my license

Instruct and counsel patients about prescribed therapeutic regimens, normal growth and development, family planning, emotional problems of daily living and health maintenance

Supervise and coordinate activities of technicians and technical assistants

Diet and exercise counseling for diabetic patient with co-morbid illness

07/2016-07/2017

Hutchins State Jail, Hutchins, TX

Nurse Practitioner

Responsibilities include obtaining medical histories and performing physical exams

Diagnosing, treating, and managing patients with acute and chronic illnesses and disease, emphasizing preventive care and disease management

Ordering, performing, and interpreting diagnostic studies such as lab tests

Educating and guiding patients on disease prevention and healthy lifestyle habits

Educating patients on the disease process, providing instructions on proper care, self-management and treatments, and working with the patient to develop an individualized care plan

Coordinating and collaborating with physicians and other members of the healthcare team to improve patient care and outcomes

Educating patients on medications including the indication, contraindication, dosing, side effects, and correct administration

Following practice guidelines established by the facility in communicating with the patients and other members of the health care team.

12/2002-06/2016

Health star Home Health Agency, Garland, Texas

Staff Registered Nurse

Home health agency that specializes in the home care needs of adult and geriatric patients. Responsibilities includes assessing home health patients to identify physical, psycho\social, and environmental needs, proper documentation, clinical record maintenance, case conference coordinator, promote agency philosophy and administrative policies, provide effective communication to patient/family, team members, and other health care profession.

Providing admission assessment for adult and geriatric patients in the home care setting.

Follow-up skilled nursing visits for home health patients, coordinating the patients care with the physician, conferring with the physician in developing the initial plan of treatment based on physician’s orders and the initial patient assessment, facilitating the ICD-10 coding of the Plan of Treatment based on OASIS data and patient assessment, performing extensive teaching and patient education for the patient, family members, and caregiver.

03/1998-11/2002

Doctor’s Hospital, Dallas, Texas

Staff Nurse-Step Down ICU

Responsibilities included evaluating assigned patients and plans, implementing and documenting nursing care, assisting the physician during examinations and procedures, and administering medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse.

Other nursing responsibilities include promoting patient independence by establishing patient care goals, teaching patient and family members to understand the patient’s medical condition, protecting the patient and employees by adhering to infection control policies and protocols and maintaining a safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations

01/1997-12/1997

Plano Specialty Hospital, Plano, Texas

Shift Coordinator-Registered Nurse

Responsibilities included coordinating activities among co-workers, preparing daily assessment, admitting patients, initiating and updating standards of care, glucose monitoring, providing proper wound care, ventilator monitoring, and educating patient and family members.

08/1993-11/1996

Memorial Herman Southwest Hospital, Houston, Texas

Clinical Care Nurse

Team leader for a 16 bed Telemetry unit. Responsible for coordinating activities among co-workers. Performing glucose monitoring, admitting patients, completing assessment and documentation for all assigned patients, initiating and updating standardized care plans, educating patients and family members regarding disease process.

Professional Practice Experience

08/2015-11/2015

Family Practice Rotation

Preceptor: Dr. Carlton Clarke, MD

Provided comprehensive history and physical exams to patients with varying illness and diagnosis

Provided advanced assessment skills to identifying potential or existing health problems for adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients

Assessed. Diagnosed, and treated common patient health conditions such as type 2 diabetes mellitus, hypertension, COPD, asthma, acute bronchitis, hypothyroidism, hyperlipidemia, strep throat, atopic and contact dermatitis, GERD

06/2015-08/2015

Women’s Health Rotation

Preceptor: April Tolbert, WHNP

Provided comprehensive history and physical exams to patients with varying illness and diagnosis

Provided patient education information on varying illness and diagnosis

Assessed, diagnosed, and treated patient health conditions such as candida vaginitis, bacterial vaginosis, sexually transmitted diseases, oral contraceptive use

06/2015-08/2015

Pediatric Rotation

Preceptor: Renee Harwell, PNP

Provided comprehensive history and physical exams to patients with varying illness and diagnosis

Planned and implemented health promotion activities based on current evidence based practice for pediatric and adolescent clients

Assessed, diagnosed, and treated common pediatric health conditions such as otitis media, otitis externa, sinusitis, common cold, hand-foot mouth disease, pharyngitis

01/2015-05/2015

Internal Medicine Rotation

Preceptor: Dr. Petua Okolo, DO

Assessed, diagnosed, and treated common adult and geriatric health conditions such as diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidemia, hypertension, osteoporosis, osteoarthritis

Developed appropriate assessment, evaluation, management, and care of adult and geriatric clients with common and chronic health problems and incorporated knowledge of the physical and physiological changes of aging and Evidence Based practiced guidelines.

Professional Certification

Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-BC), American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, March 2016

Professional Licensure

Advanced Practice Nurse, Texas

Registered Nurse, Texas

Active DEA

Professional Activities:

North Texas Nurse Practitioner Association Member January 2016

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Member March 2016

Lectures/Presentations:

North Texas Nurse Practitioner Association Conference, April 2017



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