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Nurse Practitioner Registered

Abilene, Texas, United States
January 20, 2019

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Desired employment: Family Nurse Practitioner

La-Vonne Porras, R.N., M.S.N. (FNP-C)

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Abilene, Texas 70606

Telephone: 325-***-**** feel free to text or call Email:

Personal information:

Married: yes Religion: United Methodist Bilingual: English/Spanish

My desired position is taking employment as a Family Nurse Practitioner in an acute care or clinical setting. I have served as a nurse for the last 23 years. I will provide care for pediatric, adults and geriatrics with health care needs. The training I received during my clinical rotations through Patty Hanks School of Nursing has prepared me for this new role as an F.N.P. Eager to take on this role and provide the community with my services.


Big Spring High School graduate: May of 1986.

License Vocational Nurse received August of 1996, Cisco Junior College of Abilene, Texas.

Associate Degree Nurse (Registered Nurse) December of 2002, Cisco Junior College of Abilene, Texas.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing received December of 2015, The Texas Tech University Health Science Center (TTUHSC), Lubbock, Texas

Master’s degree in Family Nurse Practitioner FNP, received August, 2018, Hardin Simmons University with Patty Hanks School of Nursing of Abilene, Texas.

Continued Clinical Rotations: (The last 2 years) FNP-PROGRAM

Emergency/Special Topics: Trauma center of Hendrick Health System, of Abilene, Texas. From March of 2018 to May of 2018 with Dolores Zertuche, RN MSN, FNP-C. Clinical rotation consisted of emergent family practice.

Geriatric/Special Topics: Dr. Ferral L. Endsley at Hendrick Rehabilitation, at Hendrick Health System in Abilene, Texas. From April of 2018 to July 2018. Rotation consisted of Orthopedic patients/geriatric with Orthopedic complications/surgical/rehabilitation which was outpatient/inpatient. Providing care for office visit with medical needs and specialties.

Rolling Plains Family Clinic-Dr. Jennifer Liedtke, MD. Clinical rotation with internal Medicine and family practice. Sweetwater, Texas, from January of 2018 to July of 2018.

Hendrick Health Family practice Dr. Henry Fosah, MD. Clinical rotation with Family Medicine and family practice. Abilene, Texas from August 2017-December 2017.

Work History:

Wesley Court Senior Living. Recently employed December 2018 to current. Position: Weekend/Supervisor for facility every other weekend. Reference Director of Nursing Paulette 325-***-****.

Hendrick Health System on October of 2017. Employed for Hendrick Health System for 21 years: from November of 1996 to October of 2017. Employed as a Health care provider (Registered Nurse). Last position at Hendrick was charge nurse for 31 bed unit.

Windcrest Alzheimer’s Unit from August of 2003 to September of 2009. My position with Windcrest was week-end house supervisor. Consisted of managing and foreseeing all patients and employees for a 120-bed facility.


My qualifications consist of Charging and/or supervising for health-care employees and chronic/ill/emergent patients. I have experience in working in the following areas as a registered nurse/charge nurse - Cardiac-telemetry (9 yrs. Experienced). Long-term care rehabilitation, Skilled Nursing, Nursing Home, Alzheimer, Orthopedics (21 yrs. Experience). Short-term medical-surgical, out-patient care, as well as inpatient-care, Urology-genitourinary surgical patients, (20 yrs. Experienced). Critical care services involve, Progressive Care Unit, Critical Care Unit-specializing in post-op heart-caths. (4 yrs. Experienced).


I have 19 years of experience in mentoring nursing students from Texas Tech university, Patty Hanks School of Nursing (Hardin Simmons University & McMurry University), Cisco Junior College. I have precepted Hendrick Health System Nurses for 18 years. I have trained newly hired nurses through the education department at Hendrick Health system. I also served as a Diabetic educator for my unit.


Family Nurse Practitioner – Certification (APRN). Certification period (December of 2018 through December 20, 2023.

Registered Nurse expires October 31-2020-(Texas Board of Nursing). No disciplinary Actions.

License/Certification #’s will be given upon employment.

ACLS- expires November 30, 2019

CPR- expires January 31, 2021

Community Volunteer:

I currently volunteer to deliver meals for the elderly in the Abilene Community. I serve and enjoy delivering meals for our local program: Meals on wheels. I deliver approximately 15-25 meals per week.

Employment references:

1. Last (recent Nurse Manager: Michele Hanson, Hendrick Health (No longer at a nurse manager position/or at Hendrick). # 325-***-****.

2. Past Nurse Educator: Andrea Cheek # 325-***-**** (Patty Hanks School of Nursing).

Attention: Physician(s) and/or office managers,

Please see my resume: I am currently seeking a position as a Family Nurse Practitioner in an acute care or clinical setting. I appreciate you taking the time to read over my resume. If you are not currently hiring please feel free to pass this resume on to any physician or group that may be looking for an eager Family Nurse Practitioner. Thank you for your valuable time.

La-Vonne Porras, FNP-C.


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