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Nurse Practitioner Registered

Uvalde, TX
October 06, 2018

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Christopher Farwell, RN, MSN, FNP-BC

Family Nurse Practitioner

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Uvalde,Tx 78801

Primary email: c

Cell phone-512-***-****


Presently seeking to enhance my skill set by pursuing a position to function in areas such as primary care, urgent care, or hospitalist position. I look forward to work in a diverse patient population in a care team oriented environment. SKILLS

Compassionate primary care management of diverse populations to include hypertension, diabetes, women’s health, pediatrics and urgent care experience. EXPERIENCE

Advanced Practice Nursing Summary

I have been a National Health Services Corps (NHSC) participant from 2014 -2018 employed at following facilities:

Community Health Development Inc

Located in Uvalde, Tx

July 2017 to present

FNP as sole provider for a rural health clinic in Leakey, Tx I staffed Saturday clinic on occasion in Uvalde clinic Pecos County Memorial Hospital

FNP staff

July 10 2014 to July 2017

FNP as sole provider for rural health centers in Sanderson & Marathon, Tx Staffed urgent care center located in hospital as needed on weekends Tampa Family Health Centers

FNP staff

March 2014 to June 2014

Community Health Centers of South Central Texas-

Family nurse practitioner staff

February 2013 to March 2014

Educational Summary

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center- Lubbock, Tx Dec, 2012

MSN- Family nurse practitioner studies

Over 500 hours clinical experience in central Texas area

*Texas Wesleyan University

student - CRNA program Aug 2007- Oct 2007

Program NOT completed

Texas Tech University Health Sciences center- Lubbock, Tx BSN 2004 *Magna Cum Laude

Del Mar College- Corpus Christi, Tx

AAS/ADN 1989

Registered Nurse Experience Summary

I have 22 years of RN experience in critical care with both adult and pediatric populations in various types of critical care units. I achieved ACLS, PALS course completion multiple times in addition to Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) completion. During my RN staff nursing career I pursued and achieved certification as Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) and Cardiac Surgery Certification (CSC) through membership and testing in American Association of Critical Care Nurses


Past RN employment facilities:

Last employed as staff RN in PACU in 2009-2013 at Dell Children’s Hospital in Austin, Tx.

Seton Family of Hospitals, Austin, Tx 1998 - 2007, 2008-2010 (Seton Southwest emergency room)

In this job role I was a staff RN for an in-house nursing pool staffing critical care units throughout the Seton of Family of Hospitals to include Brackenridge Hospital, Seton Medical Center, and DEll Children’s Hospital. Seton Southwest Emergency Department 2008-2010

Texas Pediatric Surgery Center -PACU- Oct 2007 - July 2008 North Richland Hills, Tx

South Austin Hospital cardiovascular recovery unit, Tx 2002 - 2004*(see continuation of employment- Seton)

St. David’s Hospital cardiac cath & radiology special procedures Austin, Tx 1997- 1998

Sid Peterson Hospital,- ICU- Kerrville 1996- 1997

University Medical Center-staff RN in critical care pool, San Antonio 1995- 1996 McAllen Medical center,- ICU- McAllen, Tx 1993 - 1995 King Faisal Hospital & Research Center. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia -coronary care

-August 1992- Jan 1993

Memorial Medical Center- coronary care-, Corpus Christi, Tx. 1990 - 1992 Licenses/ Certifications Summary

Tx RN license issued 1990, renews 2/2019

ANCC Board Certified Family nurse practitioner issued 2013 renewed 2018, renews 2/2023

BLS renews May 2020

DOT medical examiner renews 2020

ACLS renews June 2017- expired

PALS renews June 2017- expired

Past certifications now lapsed:

Critical Care RN certification & Cardiac Surgery Certification, now lapsed References upon request

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