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Nurse Practitioner Registered

Saint Paul, MN
October 14, 2018

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Andrea Balsimo, FNP

**** ***** **. *., **** MN **038 651-***-****


Health East General Surgery NP. Start date 9/16 to present.

oFirst Assist in the OR – maximizing exposure and visualization

oWound closure

oAssist in laparoscopic and open cases

oSpecialize in bariatric weight loss procedures, roux-en-y gastric bypass, sleeve gastrectomies, and single anastomosis duodenal switches

oPre-op and Post-op care

oHospital rounding

oPost op clinic


FNP Direct Care Roles Rotation, 144 hrs. March-May 2016, Dr. Landers, Healtheast Stillwater

FNP Women’s Health Rotation, 144 hrs. Dec.-Feb., Dr. Vanessa Knoedler Metro OBGYN

FNP Pediatric Clinical Rotation, 144 hours, Dr. Peterson, HealthEast Woodbury

FNP Adult Clinical Rotation, 144 hours, Dr. Landers, HealthEast Stillwater

RN at St. Johns, P1 Med/Surg/Neuro. Start date 9/13/10 to 9/1/16.

oCharge nurse, neuro/tele, mom/baby specialties

oNeurology experience includes:

Stroke code, NIHSS assessment, stroke protocols, neurologic diagnosis

RN at Presbyterian Homes in Stillwater, MN on a TCU. Start date 6/1/09 to 10/1/10

RN at Fairview Southdale on a Medical/Surgical/Telemetry unit in Edina, MN. Start date was 8/25/08, end date 6/1/09

Psychiatric Clinical, 32 hours, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN

Acute Care Medical/Surgical Clinical, 64 hours North Memorial Hospital, Robbinsdale, MN

Pediatric Clinical, 32 hours, Children’s Hospital, Minneapolis, MN

Community Health Practicum, 60 hours

Maternal/Newborn Clinical, 32 hours, United Hospital, St. Paul, MN

Medical/Surgical Clinical, 56 hours, Regions Hospital, St. Paul, MN

Gerontology Clinical, 24 hours, Maranatha Nursing Home, Brooklyn Center, MN



FNP F06161968, 6/23/16, exp. 6/23/21

Registered Nurse, License NO: R 184567-5

CPR/First Aid Certified, expiration 8/19

PALS Certified, expiration 6/2017


Minnesota Nurses Association

American Association of Nurse Practitioners


Lakeview Foundation, Stillwater, MN Donator/Volunteer

Second Harvest Heartland, Donator/Volunteer

School records are on file at each respective University and are available upon request.

References available upon request.

Walden University 2012-present

Graduate May 13th, 2016

Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner

4.0 GPA to date

Metropolitan State University 2006-2008

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

GPA: 3.68

Bemidji State University 2001-2005

Bachelor of Science in Biology, Minor in Chemistry

Graduated Magna Cum Laude, GPA: 3.74

Competed in Division 1 Women's Ice Hockey

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