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Registered Nurse Practitioner

Location:
Stillwater, Oklahoma, United States
Posted:
April 27, 2019

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Samantha M. Allen, BS, RN, CCRN, SANE

Aspiring Family Nurse Practitioner

Stillwater, OK 74074

405-***-**** • ac879i@r.postjobfree.com

www.linkedin.com/in/samantha-allen-b61b45bb

Qualifications

Summary

A dedicated, highly trained Registered Nurse pursing an advanced degree in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Committed to the professional and interpersonal development and growth of medical professionals; a champion of comprehensive, hands-on learning and continuing education. A leader of nursing practice with experience as a Charge Nurse in a variety of settings. Excited to leverage professional experience with classroom knowledge to support a practice as a Nurse Practitioner.

Author of a Ramsay Sedation Scale Quality Improvement project, Small, Easy Changes for a Big Impact on Patient Safety, published in the Journal of Critical Care Nursing in 2018.

Nursing Practice

Nurse Education

Patient & Critical Care

Trauma Nursing

Continuing Education

Evaluation/Assessment

Evidence-Based Practice

ACLS/PALS/TNCC/CPR

Career

Experience

Stillwater Medical Center, Stillwater, OK

Critical Care Nurse Educator 5/2016 to Present

Lead efforts to improve overall quality of care by leveraging professional experience and teaching acumen to prepare nurses for a variety of patient diagnoses and situations. Research, develop, and instruct curriculum on critical care nursing topics including basic hemodynamics, 12 Lead EKG, IABP, PA Catheter, Therapeutic Hypothermia, and Impella. Evaluate and assess hospital-wide education programs. Employ creative solutions to improve overall instruction and education experience. Serve as a Charge Nurse and perform bedside nursing duties, when requested.

Coordinate all clinical orientation efforts for the Hospital including Quarterly Nursing Orientation, Clinical Orientation, ICU Nursing Orientation, and Cath Lab Orientation.

Organize professional in-services and continuing education programs for hospital staff.

Champion hospital-wide changes based on best practice and evidence-based recommendations.

Registered Nurse, Catheterization Lab 6/2015 to 5/2016

Assisted physicians during scheduled and emergency catheterization procedures. Supported Radiologists in procedures as a trained radiologic nurse. Monitored patient vitals during procedures. Routinely performed stress testing. Clinically assessed cardiac patients; determined appropriate interventions to support optimized health and ensured comprehensive care across interaction. Educated patients and families on proper post-procedure care.

Provided nursing leadership in STEMI Call procedures.

Recorded and reported patient data in national cardiovascular data registry.

Charge Nurse Registered Nurse, Intensive Care Unit 6/2013 to 6/2015

Led and scheduled the daily nursing operations of the Intensive Care Unit. Supervised team of 20 Registered Nurses; mentored nursing staff in delivery of patient service. Provided collaborative, compassionate, comprehensive care to critically ill patients; supported patient families by translating medical jargon into understandable terms and educating on best home care practices.

Surgical Unit Assistant 6/2008 to 6/2014

Led and schedule the daily nursing operations of the Intensive Care Unit. Supervised team of 30 Registered Nurses; mentored nursing staff in delivery of patient service. Provided collaborative, compassionate, comprehensive care to critically ill patients; supported patient families by translating medical jargon into understandable terms and educating on best home care practices.

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Additional experience as a Unit Lab Technician at the Noble Research Center

at Oklahoma State University from 2008 to 2010.

Education

Master of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner Expected May 2019

Simmons College of Nursing, Boston, MA

Associate of Science in Nursing May 2013

Northern Oklahoma College, Stillwater, OK

Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry Molecular Biology May 2010

Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK

Professional

Training and Certifications

Associations and Memberships

Registered Nurse, State of Oklahoma

Critical Care Registered Nurse Certification, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses

Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC), Emergency Nurses Association

Instructor & Certification, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, American Heart Association

Instructor & Certification, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, American Heart Association

NIH Stroke Scale Certification, American Heart Association

Instructor, Non-Violent Crisis Intervention, Crisis Prevention Institute

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner

Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Standard (HAZWOPER), OSHA

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses

Preventative Cardiovascular Nurses Association

Sigma Theta Tau, international Honor Society of Nursing

Community Engagement and Volunteerism

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) Stillwater Medical Center June 2014 to Present

Engage in community outreach and education with local university Greek organizations; cultivate shared understanding and awareness of sexual assault, interpersonal violence, and integration of prevention strategies. Support patients who have experienced sexual assault or abuse through medical forensic care. Serve on an on-call rotation 24 hours per day, 365 days per year.

Trainer Stop the Bleed Program, American College of Surgeons July 2018

Facilitated trainings for general public on actions to stop life-threatening bleeding as a result of everyday emergencies or disasters.

Program Facilitator Oklahoma State 4-H 2017

Led workshops in a 4-H Student Outreach Program to educate participants on relevant health concerns and provide preventative action steps to reduce risk of concerns.



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