Rose F. Toussaint, MSN, ARNP, FNP-C
**** ********** ***** ******, **********, FL 33463
561-***-**** ● firstname.lastname@example.org
Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner with six years of nursing experience in varied settings. Perform a board range of professional care in areas such as ICU, telemetry, medical surgical, orthopedics, surgery and long-term care. Passionate about healthcare with strong communication and leadership skills.
Master of Science in Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner 3/2018
South University West Palm Beach
Bachelor Science of Nursing 5/2012
Nova Southeastern University Davie, FL
Associate of Arts 12/2009
Palm Beach State College Lake Worth, FL
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS
AANP certified as Family Nurse Practitioner
Florida State Registered Nurse License
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Nurse Practitioner Practicum 01/2017 - 03/2018
Coastal Internal Medicine of Jupiter
Florida Department of Health
Wellington Family Practice
Conducted physical examinations, assisted with diagnoses and treatment plans for adult and geriatric patients, under the supervision of physicians and Nurse Practitioners.
Promoted preventive and health maintenance care.
Interpreted diagnostic tests such as X-rays, EKG, Influenza and rapid strep, as well as monitored effectiveness of interventions.
Educated patients about proper use of prescription drugs, as well preventing the spread of disease.
Performed procedures such digital rectal exam, pap smears, staples and suture removal, incision and drainage.
Documented patient visits using electronic medical records
Performed initial/annual GYN examinations.
Provided sexual health educations, STI screening and counseling and birth control methods.
Assisted physician with procedures such as IUD insertions and removals, Nexplanon insertions and removals, colposcopy and endometrial biopsies.
Obstetrics care included prenatal care, measured and monitored fundal height, doppler fetal heart tones and performed post-partum assessments.
Conducted pediatric physical exams and age-appropriate screenings such as blood pressure, lipids, eye exams and hearing tests.
Completed paperwork for school sports and camp physicals.
Obtained relevant health history, computerized charting.
Educated parents about immunizations, child safety and developmental milestones.
Interpreted diagnostic tests, labs and made differential diagnoses.
Performed newborn assessments.
Bethesda Memorial Hospital
ICU, Orthopedic RN 05/2017 - current
Provide special services for pre-op and post-op patients.
Prepare, monitor and adjust specialized equipment such as arterial pressures, ventilators, IV drips and respond to life-saving situations.
Care for and discontinue chest tubes and drainage devices, monitor temporary pacing, epidural and PCA.
Educate patients and families regarding various diagnosis, treatments, procedures and medications
Coordinate with various departments and physicians to ensure outstanding patient outcomes.
Select Specialty Hospital
ICU, Telemetry, medical surgical, pre and post-operative RN 02/2015 - current
Assess, plan, and evaluate the nursing care needs of patients, manage patient's pain, and monitor cardiac status.
Monitor patients before, during and after invasive procedures.
Educate patient about new medications and post-operative instructions.
Administer prescribed medications and monitor vital signs.
Check PEG-tube placements, residual and administer feeding and medication through PEG tubes.
Provide adequate tracheotomy care, e.g. dressing changes and suctioning, Foley insertion and care.
Monitor patients on heparin, epinephrine and cardizem drips.
Precept nursing students and new employees.
First Stat Agency ICU, Telemetry, Medical Surgical RN 11/2012 - 12/2016
West Palm Hospital, Kindred Hospital
Performed focus/head-to-toe assessments and carry out appropriate interventions.
Confirmed medication distribution schedules to ensure accuracy.
Developed, implemented and monitored patient care programs.
Alerted physicians to any changes in patient conditions.
Administered medications as ordered (PO, IV, IV push, IM, SQ, Intradermal).
Maintained patients’ confidentiality and proper documentation.
Educated new diagnosed patients about their disease process and management.
Instructed patients about infection control, fall preventions and bleeding precautions.
Interacted with patients and families and provided answers to questions.
Worked with medical team to develop patient treatment and care plans.