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Nurse Practitioner Registered

Atlanta, Georgia, United States
January 24, 2019

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Angela S. Parker

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Fayetteville, GA 30214


Employment History

The Little Clinic, Peachtree City Georgia November 2018-Present

Nurse Practitioner

Assess and interpret patient information to develop the appropriate diagnosis and treatment.

Diagnose and treat acute health care issues.

Prescribe medications based on age, gender

Medside Healthcare, Sandy Springs Georgia October 2018-Present

Nurse Practitioner

Provide home visits to elderly and home bound patients for the purpose of transitional care

An effective member of an interdisciplinary team ensuring members are receiving quality treatment and services

Coordinate and adjust treatment plan with PCP to prevent hospital readmission within 30 days for same diagnosis

Dekalb Medical Hospital, Decatur Georgia March 2017-Present

Case Manager

Utilizes professional knowledge to facilitate a physician-specific plan of care, ensure appropriate resource utilization, and coordinate utilization review and approval by payers.

Supports and coordinates discharge planning services.

Acts as an effective member of an interdisciplinary team in improving quality, service, and financial aspects of overall patient care management.

Blue Cross Blue Shield/Anthem Inc, Atlanta, Georgia August 2013 – March 2017

Case Management/Utilization Review

Hospitals Experience

Emory Healthcare System Grady Hospital Gwinnett Health System Wellstar Health System

Review precertification request for medical necessity, referring to the Medical Director those that require additional expertise

Review clinical information for concurrent reviews, extending the Length of Stay for inpatients as appropriate

Conduct ongoing availability, monitoring and provide oversight of non-clinical staff activities

Identify appropriate alternative and non-traditional resources and demonstrate creativity in managing each case to fully utilize all available resources

Provide appropriate consultation and referral to Case Management personnel

Prepare monthly cost savings and management reports

Maintain accurate records of all communications and interventions

Case Management for NICU/HROB for facilities is AL, FL, GA, TN

Emory University Midtown Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia August 2007 – May 2014

Obstetrics and Gynecology Nurse Clinician and Charge Nurse

Participated actively in the planning and distribution of patient assignments

Evaluated the effectiveness of care and addressed any issues that affected the desired patient outcomes

Supported nursing staff in communication with physicians to include accepting doctors' orders and communicated patient condition

Facilitated the process of reporting patient status to the following shift of nursing personnel

Managed the nursing care of assigned patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization

Assessed plans and evaluated patient care needs and carried out physician orders

Administered prescribed medications, changed dressings, cleaned wounds, monitored vital signs.

Served as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care

Monitored records and communicated patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems

Instructed and educated patients and families; provided age and culturally appropriate care

Assessed and coordinated patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team

Oriented and mentored new staff members

Memorial University Health Hospital, Savannah, Georgia August 2005 – August 2007

Mother/Baby & Labor/Delivery Registered Nurse

Performed a comprehensive assessment of the Antepartum, Intrapartum, and Postpartum patients, newborns, and postoperative gynecological patients

Managed progression of labor, recognized signs of labor, carried out physicians’ orders, selected plan of care appropriate to identify the patient’s needs

Assisted care providers with procedures, administered medications, and followed hospital policies and procedures

Assessed, planned, implemented and collaborated with other departments to ensure excellence in patient and family care, reflective of the hospital’s mission, vision and values

Integrated departmental goals for improvement across the care continuum

Coordinated and delegated unit and patient care activities, as appropriate, to other health care providers

St Joseph’s/Candler Hospital, Savannah, Georgia July 2004 – July 2005

Medical/Surgical & Oncology Registered Nurse

Performed a comprehensive assessment of the Medical, Surgical, and Oncology patients

Independently evaluated patients to initiate, modify, and monitor current treatment plans as needed in collaboration with other staff

Informed patients about specific details on various cancer procedures as well as their expectations

Advocate in cancer field including the detection, treatment and prevention, also provided rehabilitative and palliative care to patients

Practicum Experience

Emir Primary Care Charles Jenkins MSN, FNP 70hrs Aug-Sept 2017

Advanced Health & Physical Assessment

Ensured advanced levels of clinical judgment and accountability was implemented through EBP to diverse individuals and populations

Document all components of the H&P and PE

Formulate diagnoses and treatment plans

Ordered diagnostic studies and interpret results appropriately

Managed patients across the life spectrum

Med South Associates Richard Wright MD 190hrs Oct-Dec 2017

Adults & Gerontology

Managed the care and performed comprehensive assessments on patient population ranging from 21-94

OB/GYN & Midwife Associates Katherine Edelstein MSN, CNM, FNP 184hrs Dec 2017-Feb 2018

Women’s Health

Performed comprehensive assessments on antepartum, postpartum, and gynecological patients

Performed minor in office procedures such as insertion and removal of IUDs and implants

South Dekalb Pediatrics Anderia Rhodes-Bigham MSN, PNP 199hrs Mar-May 2018


Managed the care of newborns through age 21

Med South Associates Richard Wright MD 195hrs May-July 2018

Primary Care

Performed assessments and managed the care of the adult through geriatric populations utilizing a holistic approach

Collaborated with other health professions when treatment warrant


Post Graduate Family Nurse Practitioner, South University, Savannah, Georgia, 2018

Master of Science in Nursing Degree, University of Phoenix, Phoenix, Arizona, 2012

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree, Armstrong Atlantic State University, Savannah, GA, 2004

Professional Licensure/Affiliations


American Heart Association BLS


Professional References

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