Hard-working, energetic, and dedicated Registered Nurse looking for new opportunities, which further my professional goals, and put my clinical knowledge and experience to use, improving the health and lives of others.
New York #528291
O.N.S. Chemotherapy/Biotherapy Certification
. Staff Nurse Stamford Hospital Stamford Hospital April 2017-Present.
Complete nursing care of oncology/medical-surgical patients while hospitalized, including assessment of patients, administration of medication including chemotherapy, wound care, specimen collection, management of central venous access devices, and telemetry monitoring.
Skin Champs Leader responsible for patient skin audits and educating staff on inpatient skin care
and prevention of patient skin breakdown while hospitalized.
Nurse Manager Northern Manor Multicare Center Nanuet, New York January - April 2017
. Supervision of Unit Staff including Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, and Certified
. In charge of complete nursing care provided to long-term and short-term
Residents. Direction of interdisciplinary case management of all unit residents.
School Nurse Ro Health Seattle, Washington 2016-2017
General Staff Nurse – Westchester Medical Center Valhalla, New York 2006-2016
Complete nursing care of oncology patients while hospitalized, including assessment of patients, administration of medication including chemotherapy, wound care, specimen collection, and management of central venous access devices.
Oncological patients cared for included those with blood cancers and solid tumors, as well as those patients undergoing peripheral stem cell transplantation.
Functioned as Charge Nurse in absence of NCC which included supervising other Staff Nurses, and ancillary staff including certified nursing assistants.
Field Nurse Care Manager-HHH Choices Bronx, New York 2008-2013
Managed case load of 70-90 patients who required home care services.
Made visits to patients’ home for complete assessment, teaching, and supervision of home health aides.
Performed wound care as needed.
Charge Nurse – Michael Malotz Skilled Nursing Pavilion Yonkers, New York 2001-2008
Complete nursing care of patients who required short term rehab, long term custodial care, or were on a ventilator.
Supervised ancillary staff including certified nursing assistants and licensed practical nurses.
Health Investigator – Westchester County Health Department New Rochelle, NY 1997-2006
. Responsible for surveillance of Lyme Disease, Rabies, Ehrlichiosis, and other tick-borne diseases.
Provided health education to the community thru health fairs, school presentations, outreach to
day laborers, and a dedicated education phone line.
COCHRAN SCHOOL OF NURSING – Yonkers, New York
Associates Degree in Nursing, 2001.
MANHATTAN COLLEGE – Bronx, New York
Bachelors Degree in Biology with a minor in Government and Politics, 1995.
Presidential Scholarship – Manhattan College
Employee of the Month April 2006 – Westchester County Health Department
Oncology Nursing Society
American Red Cross Trauma Response Volunteer
American Cancer Society Volunteer/Lobbyist