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Nurse Practitioner Registered

Location:
Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
Posted:
December 19, 2018

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RIKKI YOUNGWORTH FNP-C

***** * ***** *****, **********, AZ 85255

Cell: 480-***-****

ac70jy@r.postjobfree.com

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

Experienced medical professional with 11 years experience ensuring high standards of holistic patient centered care with diverse health needs. Dedicated to establish therapeutic patient/family partnerships with a focus on health promotion, disease prevention, and chronic disease management. Adept at comprehensive assessments, diagnostics, and management of acute and chronic diseases, within a high intensity environment. Self directed, expert coach and mentor, with fantastic communication skills. Committed to increasing the quality of patient–family centered care, through evidence based guided practice, ethical decisions, and shared decision-making.

SKILLS

Disease prevention education

Chronic/Acute disease management

Hospice and palliative care

Proficient in clinical skills, cardiac monitoring, diagnostic interpretation

Mentor, leader, and educator

Reflective practice

Evidence based decision making

Proficient in EPIC

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

HONORHEALTH JOHN C LINCOLN HOSPITAL

Phoenix, AZ

Nursing Supervisor Oncology/Telemetry Unit 01/2013 to Current

Delivered decisive and practical leadership over an Oncology and Telemetry Unit

Served as a source of guidance and mentorship for all nurses’ hospital wide

Facilitated on-going assessments of patient/family needs utilizing evidence based guidelines

Liaised and communicated between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans

Reviewed documentation for compliance with requirements and accuracy of information

Accurately recorded and reported test results according to established procedures

Demonstrated ability to lead, motivate and coach outstanding healthcare teams

HONORHEALTH JOHN C LINCOLN HOSPITAL

Phoenix, AZ

Registered Nurse Telemetry Unit 11/2010 to 01/2013

Provided comprehensive medical care to patients with acute and chronic cardiac disease.

Provided pre and post care for patients undergoing cardiac catheterizations, pacemaker and AICD implants.

Organized and managed the care of patients undergoing various therapies and procedures including, TEE, cardioversion, and echocardiography procedures.

Closely monitored patients to determine effectiveness of IV cardiac drip medications.

Collaborated with healthcare providers while advocating, educating, and supporting patient outcomes.

Experienced opportunities as a preceptor and charge nurse.

Developed recognition programs for nursing unit in an effort to boost morale and improve team collaboration.

HONORHEALTH JOHN C LINCOLN NETWORK

Phoenix, AZ

Registered Nurse Medical Surgical Unit 10/2007 to 11/2010

Provided direct holistic patient care for 5-7 patients per shift, with various acute and chronic diseases including, heart failure, end-stage renal disease, and coronary artery disease.

Assessed patients to determine individual needs and develop care plans in coordination with multidisciplinary healthcare team, including physicians, case managers, and social workers.

Communicated with patients regarding diagnosis, disease management, and treatment plans.

Used EPIC to maintain a database of relevant information for practitioners to access and coordinate patient care.

Ensured efficacy of treatments utilizing critical thinking skills and monitoring of treatment regimens

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

MASTER OF SCIENCE: FAMILY NURSE PRACTITIONER 2018

Chamberlain College of Nursing, Phoenix, AZ, USA

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE: NURSING 2007

Ethel Bauer School of Nursing, Phoenix, AZ, USA

Graduated magna cum laude

MASTERS OF SOCIAL WORK: SOCIAL WORK 1995

Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE: NURSING 2009

Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ, USA

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE: SOCIOLOGY 1993

University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA

CLINICAL EXPERIENCE

Arizona Family Wellness: Performed history and physicals, interpreted diagnostic tests, consulted with healthcare providers to develop appropriate treatment plans for chronic diseases, including hypertension, diabetes, and hyperlipidemia. Performed joint injections, interpreted ABI, and provided chronic disease education.

Family Practice of Arizona: Provided comprehensive holistic care including preventative care, sick/well child exams, sports physicals, PAP smears, and contraceptive education and placement.

Express Urgent Care: Managing patients with urgent health care needs. Seeing patients of all age groups.

MD 24 Housecall: Provided primary care, pain management, dermatological, and behavioral health services for the geriatric population residing in private homes or facilities.

LICENSURE & CERTIFICATIONS

American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) board certification (2018)

Arizona State Board of Nursing APRN-RNP (2018)

Medical Surgical Nursing Certification (2013)

Arizona State Registered Nurse RN (2007)

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)/ Basic Life Support (BCLS)



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