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Registered Nurse Practitioner

Location:
Orlando, Florida, United States
Posted:
November 08, 2018

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DARMETA R BRADLEY

**** ****** *** **, ******, Fl 32712 (H) 407-***-**** (C) 407-***-**** ac7m42@r.postjobfree.com

Professional Summary

Professionally trained registered nurse with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for wide variety

of patients with diverse needs. Hardworking Nurse Practitioner able to conduct physical examinations, order and interpret labs

and prescribe appropriate treatments or medications to treat chronic and acute conditions. Knowledgeable about educating

patients on treatments and disease prevention. Proficient with Cerner software.

Skills

Strong clinical judgment Patient and family advocacy

Successfully directs staff meetings Professional bedside manner

High level of autonomy Problem resolution capability

Patient/family focused Patient evaluation/intervention

Work History

Registered Nurse Case Manager 06/2011 to Current

Florida Hospital – Altamonte Springs, FL

Responsible for organizing a patient's case from admittance to discharge, understands hospital processes and the

importance of making cost-effective decisions.

Develop, implement, and evaluate individualized patient care plans. Act as social workers, advocate patient welfare, and

serve as a liaison between patients, their families, and healthcare providers.

Work with new admissions, assess the conditions and needs of new admissions in order to develop personalized care

plans. Evaluate plans of care and update them on an as-needed basis. Educated patients and their families

on how to follow their care plans. RN case managers may also provide nursing care to their patients.

Advocated for patients by communicating their care preferences to practitioners, ensuring interventions met their goals

for treatment and identifying insurance coverage.

Facilitated an on-going assessment of patient/family needs and implementation of interdisciplinary team care plan.

Licensed Practical Nurse/Clinical Operations Supervisor 01/2002 to 06/2011

Vascular Vein Centers – Orlando, Fl

Managed and coordinated 5 facilities Assigned and managed schedules for entire staff Assisting Physicians and

Practitioners with procedures such as venous laser closure assigned procedures, sclerotherapy injections, ligation of leg veins

office procedures. Proficient in the use of Dornier and Thermalite laser machines.

Improved company revenue by collaborating with marketing, sales and service departments.

Obtaining and documentation of patient's history. Verify insurance with multiple payors Calling in prescriptions to

various pharmacies.

Performed spider vein injections using sclerosants. Educating patients and families on vein health, procedures, and plan

of care. Maintain instrument sterility post procedures with use of autoclave

Applying dressings (sterile/non-sterile) Removal of sutures and staples Perform vital signs.

Handling petty cash, handling co-pays and scheduling appointments.

Oversaw and managed number clinical and support staff in patient care activities while maintaining a high level of staff

morale and professionalism.

Effectively supervised number administrative assistants, medical assistants and non-clinical staff. Improved annual

employee retention rate from number to number percent.

Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams.

Delivered customized and effective solutions to clients that met unique demands.

Tracked trends and suggested enhancements that would both challenge and refine the company's product offerings.

Implemented innovative programs to increase employee loyalty and reduce turnover.

Trained, coached and mentored staff to ensure smooth adoption of new program.

10/2001

Chronic patient care in med-surg and med-telemetry unit, adeptly handling all aspects of treatment from medication to wound care to

01/1990

Maintained project quality with a hands-on management style.

Licensed Practical Nurse-PCU

Florida Medical Center – Ft Lauderdale, Fl

Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge.

monitoring for number patients per shift.

Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans.

Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care.

Closely monitored acute conditions.

Patient Care Assistant

Florida Medical Center – Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Assisted patients with daily functions.

Monitored fluid intake and output levels.

Provided all daily living tasks to enhance quality of life for elderly patients.

Assisted residents with bathing, dressing, feeding, lifting and transferring.

Education

Master of Science: Family Nurse Practitioner

Chamberlain College of Nursing - Downers Grove, IL

Graduated cum laude

Graduated with 3.5 GPA

Bachelor of Science: Nursing

American Sentinel University - Aurora, CO

Graduated summa cum laude

Graduated with 3.8 GPA

Associate of Science: Registered Nurse

Seminole State College of Florida - Sanford, FL

Graduated cum laude

Graduated with 3.5 GPA

Licensed Practical Nurse: Nursing

William T. McFatter Technical College - Fort Lauderdale, FL

Accomplishment

2000 Nursing Excellence award-Florida Medical Center

OTHER:

BLS & ACLS certified

Member of American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Exp June 2019

01/1990 to

01/1989 to

8/2018

2012

2011

1990



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