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Nurse Practitioner Registered

Tampa, FL
October 11, 2018

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Kenneth (“Ken”) P. Additon, BA, MA, BCC, BSN, MSN, FNP, ARNP

***** ******* **. *****, ** 33618

Ph: 813-***-**** Email:


South University:

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

oConcentration: Family Nurse Practitioner

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

Hillsborough Community College:

Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN)

Liberty University:

M Div Eqivilent

Some D Div classes

Dallas Theological Seminary:

Masters of Arts in Theology

Trinity College of Florida:

Bachelors of Arts in Pastoral Theology

oGraduated valedictorian

Other Education:

Clinical Pastoral Education

In hospital training at a Level One Trauma Center

Completed 4 units (1600 hours; 1 years)

Training entailed:

oCompleting Advance Directives with patients & families

oCultural and ethnic sensitivity & understanding

oBelief systems as it related to healthcare, death & dying

oGrief support & Counseling

Attended all deaths, codes & traumas at hospital

oCritical Stress Management

oWorking effectively with psych & dementia patients

Developing POC and Group Dynamics

Licenses & Certifications:

Board Certified Advance Registered Nurse Practitioner by ANCC

Registered Nurse (RN)

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)

Board Certified Chaplain with APC

Certified in End-of-life Care

Working on Wound Care Certification

Professional Experience:

As a Nurse Practitioner:

Mobile Physician Services: Primary Care Provider, (Over a year presently employed)

oCaring for chronically ill patient with multiple medical issues

Managing all aspects of disease process chronic & acute

Also caring for hospice patients

FNP Graduate Practicum:

James Haley VA Hospital; Kathleen Barry, ARNP (60 hours):

oVascular Outpatient Clinic: VA patients were assessed and cared for with various vascular issues (predominately AAA and PVD); radiographs were read and disease progression was determine and the need for surgical intervention.

Adult and Geriatric Care; David Eschelbacher, MD (183 hours):

oHome Care Physician: Visited patients in private homes and ALFs. Each individual patient was assessed and their medical needs were fully addressed; wound care provided; also ordering skilled nursing care, DME, physical and/or occupational therapy.

VA Clinic; Jeanne Botz, PMHNP, ARNP (57 hours):

oPsych Outpatient Clinic: Assessed/evaluated veterans with psych issues; psych medications prescribed and appropriate referrals made.

Women’s Health: Eliot Cazes, MD (180 hours):

oNew Tampa OB GYN: Women’s health issues were assessed and treated; Gynecologic examinations were performed; PAPs were done and cultures taken; patients were assessed for infections; pregnancies were evaluated (mother and fetus).

Pediatric Patient Care: Magda Salib, MD (182 hours):

oSaint Mary’s Pediatric Care: Pediatric patients were assessed with various infections and viruses appropriate tests and medications prescribed; complete physical and sports examinations were performed; appropriate & timely vaccinations were provided (Many patients were from undeveloped countries; therefore, various illnesses were encounter and cultural sensitivity and understanding was crucial.).

Family Practice: Emma Majaura, ARNP (190 hours):

oMessassa Medical House Calls: Visited patients in private homes and ALFs; patients were assessed and disease processes were evaluated and appropriate treatments were prescribed; wound care provided; appropriate referrals were made; ordered skilled nursing, DMEs, physical and/or occupational therapy if necessary.

As a Registered Nurse:

Grace Family Home Care:

oProviding medical care for patients in their homes

Nurse to You (1 year):

oProviding medical care for patients in their homes

TravelMed USA (2 years):

oWorked as agency nurse in Acute Care/Med-Surg Hospitals

As a Board Certified Chaplain:

Tampa General Hospital (18 years);

oAttended all codes (cardiac arrests, strokes) and to all trauma patients

oEducated and aided patients in completing Advance Directives

oProvided support to both patients and staff

oEducated staff on culturally appropriate care

Gulfside Hospice (3 years):

oManaged Palliative Care Team

oManaged Spiritual Care Team

Life-Path Hospice (8 years):

oCare for patients in private homes, ALFs, and nursing facilities

oCare for patient in acute care settings

As a Drug Abuse Counselor with DACCO (1 year):

Addiction Counselor:

oDrug education, Group/Individual counseling; Develop treatment plans

Special Recognition:

Presented with two awards by Tampa Chief of Police:

oSupporting families of officers who were shot/killed in line of duty

Served on two boards:

oTrinity College of Florida

Help to develop educational criteria; helped with accreditation process

oShepherd’s Retirement Community:

Served on governing body

Served as a substitute teacher for Hillsborough County Schools

o Enlisted to help students pass FCAT

Other achievements:

oGraduated valedictorian at Trinity College of Florida

oScored in top 3 percentile nationally on final HESI Exam

oGraduated MSN with 3.92 GPA


Emma Majaura, ARNP: Own of Health Care Business

oProfessional for over 5 years

oPh: 813-***-****

John Accomando, MD: Chief of Staff of Oncology at James Haley VA Hospital

oProfessional and Personal for over 15 years

oPh: 813-***-****

Sabrina McGavock, BCC: Staff Chaplain at TGH

oProfession for over 17 years

oPh: 813-***-****

Vincent Martinson: Retired from Continental Airlines

oPersonal for over 20 years

oPh: 484-***-****

Personal Note: I am of mixed race heritage, and I feel that every individual regardless of their racial, gender, economic background, and/or belief system, has the right to receive the best care possible. I really care about people.

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