- To gain valuable clinical work experience in a patient focused, holistic primary care setting.
-To combine my teaching and nursing experience with my passion for wellness as a nurse practitioner.
2016 MSN: University of Florida College of Nursing, Adult-Geriatric Track
Includes pubescent patients with a specialization in managing adults and geriatric patients with comorbid conditions, palliative and terminal illnesses.
2012 BSN: University of Florida College of Nursing, Accelerated Program
1990 M.Ed: University of Florida College of Education, Instruction and Curriculum
1985 BA: University of Florida College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Awards (last 10 years, plus Fulbright Scholarship *)
2013 Wilder Sister Honors Scholarship
2015 - 2012 Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
2015 University of Florida College of Nursing Alumni, Book Award 2008-
Nominated for Teacher of the Year at GHS multiple years (never actually won, still an honor)
2007 Star Teacher Award 2006 Exceptional Student (Low Literate Students) Teacher Recognition Award
1988* Fulbright Scholar Award
Oct 2017 – July 2017: Alliance (Primary Care ARNP)
June 2016-Oct 2017: Haven Hospice (Post-acute care for Palliative and Hospice ARNP)
2012 -2016: North Florida Regional Medical Center
-Cardiology Registered Nurse: Monitored Patient post cardiac surgery and patient with chronic CHF.
-Crowne Point Senior Healthcare Center: Coordinated nursing care with physicians, social worker, hospital and pharmacist. Provided Caregiver and patient education.
2004-2011 Gainesville High School Gainesville
High School Teacher: Low literate student education and Advanced Placement Biology, Advanced International Certificate Education: Biology Teacher
1997-2004 Florida Human Resources Development, Inc., Orlando
Trainer, Project Manager: Coordinated Florida Department of Education with National Research Development Specialist on USDOE Crossroads
Café Adult English as a Second Language National Study.
Project Manager Florida Human Resources Development Inc. Orlando, FL
Trained over 2500 practitioners on how to use State ESL Curriculum in both classroom and distance learning settings
Specialized in developing and training low literate adults in workplace skills.
Managed and coauthored Florida Works! A workforce development program
for low-literate adults for Department of Workforce Development.
Trained teachers and distributed materials in all Department of Education regions of Florida
Appeared and presented Florida's experience on Achieving Adult Learners Goals: Video Technology and Adult Education (PBS special)
English as a Second Language Curriculum Implementation Florida State Evaluation (353 Grant)
Co-authored English as a Second Language Oral Assessment (ESLOA) and Teacher Training Module
Consultant, Literacy Volunteers of America, Inc. Syracuse, NY
Continuing Education (In addition to ARNP certification requirements)
2018 Joint & Trigger Point Injection Course 10 hour
2018 Incision & Drainage and Suturing Course 10 hour
2017 Advanced Heart Failure Pharmacology 10 hour
2017 Harvard Med School: Palliative Care for Hospitalists
2017 End of Life consortium
2017 Prescribing Controlled Substances Safely 10 hour Seminar
2016 Center for Advanced Palliative Care National 3 day Seminar
Licensure and Certifications
ARNP 9357114 (AANP-BC) Expires 7/31/2020
RN 9357114 Expires 7/31/2020
National Provider Number (NPI) 145*******
Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) MM4179049
Medicare Provider Transaction Access Number(PTAN) IX683Z
Medicaid Provider ID 020177500 - ARNP w/secondary specialty adult Primary Care, Family Planning Services
Basis and advanced Life Support 9/2019
EKG/Telemetry Training Thru NFRMC 3/2014
Marianne McKenzie, ARNP Text/call 386-***-**** (co-worker Haven Hospice)
Dr. Geraldine Bichier, MD Text/call 352-***-**** (supervising physician Haven Hospice)
Joe Stankus, ARNP Text/call 352-***-**** (co-worker Alliance)
Diane Jasmin-Slattery, ARNP email@example.com (Precepter during MSN)