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Nurse Practitioner Medical

Marietta, Georgia, United States
November 08, 2018

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Shelia Miller, MSN, NP-C

Marietta, GA ***** 678-***-**** LinkedIn

Adult Nurse Practitioner

Certified Wound Care Nurse with expertise in the administration of hyperbaric programs

Dynamic healthcare leader with a passion for developing high-performing wound care programs utilizing emerging technologies and innovative techniques. Analytical NP highly skilled at developing comprehensive treatment plans, as well as strategies to drive program expansion, increase revenue, and improve service quality. Articulate communicator with a talent for staff training and patient education, adept at explaining complex concepts in easily understood terms. Collaborative professional able to cultivate positive relationships with patients, suppliers, physicians, nurses, and all levels of administrative personnel.

Highlights of Expertise

Healthcare / Clinical Operations

Program Development / Administration

Wound Care / Ostomy Programs

Marketing / Patient Outreach

Documentation / Compliance

Team Leadership / Staff Development

Patient Service / Quality of Care

Assessment / Strategic Planning

Healthcare Projects / Implementation

Multidisciplinary Collaboration

Career Experience

Floyd Medical Center, Rome GA

Not-for-profit acute care hospital with integrated Level II trauma center and 304 beds serving six counties.


Fulfill multifaceted leadership role within onsite and satellite urgent care clinics with average daily volume of 10-20 patients. Complete physical assessments, diagnose medical disorders, and develop cohesive treatment plans in collaboration with multidisciplinary healthcare teams. Assess clinic performance, implement staff development programs, and create strategic plans to cut expenses and grow patient base.

Appointed to oversee day-to-day operations of hyperbaric center due to demonstrated wound care expertise, outstanding leadership abilities, and commitment to excellence.

Restablished preventative foot care program, resulting in considerable gains in patient volume, patient satisfaction, and revenue.

Catalyzed 70% increase in patient visits to satellite wound care clinic by developing strategic community outreach and marketing campaigns.

Built referral base from scratch by forging strong network with medical providers across the region, as well as orthotics and prosthetic suppliers.

Piedmont Hospital Wound and Hyperbaric Center, Atlanta, GA

High-volume wound care clinic affiliated with Piedmont Healthcare, a system serving 2M+ patients per year.


Leverage wound care expertise to evaluate patients across all inpatient units and design targeted treatment plans to support the achievement of health and wellness goals. Complete ostomy evaluations and educate patients and their families regarding treatment options and follow-up requirements. Coordinate communications with interdisciplinary staff and serve as mentor and coach to junior personnel.

AseraCare, Atlanta, GA

Specialty healthcare organization providing hospice and rehabilitation therapy services across the nation.


Served as patient advocate and educator while delivering compassionate long-range care in multiple in-patient settings. Evaluated patient progress and revised treatment plans to improve quality of life. Facilitated open communications with medical and administrative staff to ensure prompt responses to shifting demands.

Boosted staff efficiency by administering targeted training sessions and ongoing coaching.

Developed protocol for medically managing facility discharged chronically ill patients in the community setting. A second detail would be helpful, such as a project you participated in.]

Infectious Disease Services of Georgia, LLC, Roswell, GA

Healthcare organization with locations across Georgia, specializing in disease management and wound care.


Partnered with surgeons, physicians, and technicians to deliver high-quality care to a diverse patient population within outpatient healthcare clinic averaging 20 patients per day. Advocated for patients, advised patients regarding healthy life choices, and implemented integrated treatment plans.

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North Fulton Regional Hospital, Roswell, GA

Level II adult trauma center providing 24/7 emergency services and a wide range of medical specialties.

RN STAFF NURSE (2000 to 2007)

Coordinated patient care within 45-bed medical/telemetry unit, from charting and medication administration to wound care and discharge planning. Maintained electronic health records (EHR) in adherence to HIPAA requirements and enforced unit compliance with healthcare regulations and standards.

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Additional success as RN Medical Case Manager at a diverse range of organizations, including Delta Airlines and GENEX, and as RN at Kimberly/Olsten Health Service and Carolina Medical Center.

Education & Credentials

Doctor of Nursing Practice (currently attending) Abilene Christian University, Dallas, TX

Master of Science in Nursing South University, Savannah, GA

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Queens University, Charlotte, NC

Bachelor of Arts in Economics Elon University, Elon, NC

Professional Development

American Association of Nurse Practitioners(AANP)- Certified Adult Health Nurse Practitioner

National Baromedical Services, Inc. – Primary Training in Hyperbaric Medicine, Columbia SC

Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing (WOCN) Education Program – Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Wound Ostomy Continence Nursing Board (WOCNB) -Certified Wound Care Nurse (CWCN)

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