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Nurse Practitioner Registered

Palm City, Florida, United States
December 04, 2018

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Curriculum Vitae

Catherine Amanda Kelly, MSN FNP-BC

**** ** ****** ***** ****** ● Palm City, FL 34990

561-***-**** ●


Responsible healthcare professional with 10 years’ experience caring for and educating patients and families. Determined and eager to learn while, expanding progressive experiences in delivering the best performance. Offering compassionate and reliable expertise in emergent care and leadership, while skillful in providing services to all populations. Mindful and keen sense of obligations and expectations. Diligent communicator and dedicated team player.


South University West Palm Beach, FL

Masters of Science in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner 3/2017 AS in Allied Health 6/2003

Florida Atlantic University Boca Raton, FL

Bachelor of Science in Nursing 12/2014

Palm Beach Community College Lake Worth, FL

Associate of Science in Nursing 12/2007

Palm Beach Academy of Health and Beauty North Palm Beach, FL Massage Therapy Diploma 6/2004


EPIC and Medhost (EDIS) medical software, MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook CERTIFICATIONS

PALS / ACLS / BLS: American Heart Association

FL State Registered Nurse License

Certified BLS Trainer

ANCC Board certified #201-***-****

AANP certified # F06170835

DOT Medical Examiner Reg # 979-***-****

DEA# MK4483183


Family Nurse Practitioner - Practicum 2015 - 2016

Dr. Michael A. Blum, DO Stuart / Port St. Lucie, FL Jupiter Family Healthcare Jupiter, FL

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● Under the supervision of a physician and an NP independently conducted full body assessments, physical examinations, diagnosing and provided patient education on wellness, lifestyle modifications, medication, disease prevention and processes. Treated adult and geri populations 30+ patients daily.

● Treated peds to geriatric populations, as well as women’s health for Jupiter Family Healthcare. Diagnosed conditions provided episodic and weight loss treatments, annual assessments, including insurance medical necessity, as well as mental health assessments. Advanced Healthcare for Women Stuart, FL

● Provided GYN exams including annuals and episodic. Shadowed during IUD placements and removed. Conducted various screenings and treatments including bladder, STI, hormones replacements, biofeedback treatments for urinary incontinence. Patient education on medication, birth control and family planning, lifestyle medication and nutrition. Katz Pediatrics Jupiter, FL

● Shadowed Nurse Practitioner with annual, school and sports physicals, well-baby and episodic exams and cancer screenings. Provided immunizations and vaccinations, along with heavy education for those that did not receive immunizations. Assessed for growth, mental and psychological disorder. Provided education on new born development and precautions, disease prevention and processes, growth and developmental milestones, medication use and side effects, safety, peer pressure and bullying.

Mobile Medical Associates Palm City, FL

● Provided in-home or skilled nursing visits to geriatric populations who were physically and/or mentally disabled. Conducted health assessments, post-op follow-up care, ordered labs and imaging, reviewed medication and provided education. Nutritional and safety teaching to patients and care givers. Environmental evaluations, recommendations and coordination of additional services. Acted as liaison between insurance and Case Managers in providing needed services and accommodations. EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Mobile Medical Palm City, Fl

Advanced Practical Registered Nurse (APRN) 2018-Present

● Independent healthcare provider who has a high degree of expertise in the nursing care and management of geriatric patients. Provides direct and indirect care to geriatrics patients and their families. Assumes a major responsibility for assuring continuity of patient care between outpatient setting (Home) and nursing facilities.. Responsibilities include collaboration with physician and nursing leaders as well as other care providers to ensure well-coordinated, interdisciplinary programs of care. Specializing in vulnerable homebound patients. Specialize in the care of those with delirium, dementia, falls or other mobility impairments, questionable capacity to make medical decisions, complex social and caregiver situations, select mood disorders, and polypharmacy. Demonstrates a high degree of clinical expertise in working with patients with acute and chronic illnesses. Provides assessment, diagnosis, treatment, 2 Page

Catherine Amanda Kelly, MSN RN

management, prevention, care coordination and management of acute and chronic health conditions. Works with administrative, nursing, and physicians, to assure quality patient care. Treasure Coast Urgent Care Port St. Lucie/Stuart, Fl Advanced Practical Registered Nurse (APRN) 2017-2018

● Independent healthcare provider works collaboratively within a multidisciplinary health team, Provides comprehensive care to patients with acute or chronic medical conditions. High degree of clinical expertise in working with patients with acute and chronic illnesses or acute injuries commonly encountered in both the pediatric and adult patient population. Assessing, diagnosing, treating, managing, educating, health promotion and care coordination for patients and families with acute and chronic health needs. Demonstrates a higher level of medical clinical knowledge, communication and interdisciplinary collaboration, professionalism and systems-based practice. Works with administrative, nursing, and physician, to assure safe, effective, quality patient care. DOT Medical Examinations. Workman compensation examinations.

MCPB Multiple locations, Fl

Advanced Practical Registered Nurse (APRN) 2017-2018

● Managing the care of patients who suffer from a range of musculoskeletal conditions. Prescribing medications for the pain of a broken bones to analyzing x-rays of a hip replacements, taking care of patients with bone, joint and muscle problems from all populations. Conduct physical exams, take detailed patient histories, prescribe tests and treatments, and analyze those tests and treatments. Work closely with physicians and nursing staff to coordinate patients’ care from the time of injury to discharge. Specializing in facet injections.

Martin Memorial North Stuart, FL

Utilization Review / Case Manager - RN 2016 - 2017

● Responsible for review of 50+ ER charts to determine admissions or observation necessity. Communicate with physicians regarding findings and further treatments or tests recommendations. Evaluate insurance qualifications and necessities based on prior visits. Case Management responsibilities included verifying insurance coverage and preauthorization, DME approval and confirmation of delivery, coordinate with other providers regarding follow-up care, and provide smoking education services. Review chart regarding rehab care determine whether in-patient or out-patient services needed. Assist with community services including DCF, Meals on Wheels and Salvation Army.

ER Nurse 2013 - 2016

● Member of the Emergency Response Team provided individualized care, fast and accurate stabilization of individuals in crisis situation. Meeting patients’ physical needs and safety, as well as providing comfort and ease. Skilled at prioritizing each situation in relevance to importance. Responded timely to emergent situations and assured open communication with other providers, patients and families.

Pahokee Elementary Pahokee, FL

School Nurse 2011 - 2013

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● Assessed and evaluated the health and developmental status of students providing diagnoses and establishing priority for actions. Educated teachers and school personnel on care plans, eliminating, or minimizing health problems, which would interfere with effective learning. Assisted and g guided parents to appropriate community resources. Made recommendations to have moderations in educational program for pupils that indicated issues with health and/or developmental status. Implemented Florida State mandated programs such as Immunization and Child Health Disability Prevention Program (CHDP). Served as health resource person in the health instruction curriculum and took leadership with faculties in planning and implementing health educational programs

(in-service, classroom instruction and developing materials). Served as a liaison between parent and school on health matters. Completed reports and maintained health records. Lakeside Medical Center Belle Glade, FL

Charge / ER Nurse 2008 - 2011

● Supervision of daily operations in the ER, as well as member of the Emergency Response Team. Provided fast and accurate stabilizing care to patients in a crisis situation. Met the needs of both patients and physicians. Responsible for triaging each situation and conditions implementing and carrying out plan of care. Maintained an open line of communication with not only patients and families, but also with other emergency medical professionals. Moore Massage Palm City, FL

Owner / Massage Therapist 2005 - present

● Provide in-home services to clients throughout South Florida. TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Martin County High School Stuart, FL

Allied Health Instructor 2013 - 2014

● Facilitated meaningful learning of the course competencies including Medical Terminology, Anatomy and Physiology, First Responder, and industry specific courses. Students graduate with CNA, CMAA, and/or EKG certificate. Provided simulation labs, which enabled graduates to fulfill the evolving needs of the health care marketplace. Planned lessons and evaluations, preparation for and maintenance of accreditation and commitment to strategies for professional development. Provided competency-based education which aligns with the FDOE model of curriculum. Promoted student success by showing flexibility in style, work schedule and engaging students in the learning process. Managed the learning environment through keeping accurate records, submitting grades and reports and enforced school/campus academic and attendance policies. ORGANIZATION / AFFILIATIONS

Nurse Practitioner Council of Palm Beach County

Nurse Practitioner Council of the Treasure Coast

Emergency Nurse Committee

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