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Family Nurse Practitioner

Location:
Pinetops, North Carolina, United States
Posted:
February 12, 2019

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Amanda E. Biermann, FNP-C

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Pinetops, NC 27864

252-***-****

E-mail: ac8gvi@r.postjobfree.com

OBJECTIVE: To utilize and build upon acquired, advanced nursing practice skills and educational training, to obtain a full-time position as a family nurse practitioner, and contribute significantly to the enhancement of holistic, evidence-based and compassionate patient care.

EDUCATION

Master of Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner (Summa Cum Laude)

UNC-Wilmington, Wilmington, North Carolina 2016-2018

Bachelor of Science, Nursing 2014-2015

East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

Associate Degree of Nursing 2011-2013

Edgecombe Community College, Tarboro, North Carolina

Bachelor of Science, Elementary Education 2005-2009

East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina

CLINICAL SUMMARY – Master of Science: Family Nurse Practitioner program

Family Medicine Rotation - Vidant Family Medicine (Pinetops, NC); Lisa Coltrane, FNP-BC; Fall 2018; 240 hours

Assessed, diagnosed and managed chronic and acute care of patients across the lifespan. Conducted physical examinations, health screenings and performed appropriate vaccinations per CDC guidelines. Obtained and interpreted appropriate lab and diagnostic tests, including x-rays. Managed pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment for acute and chronic illnesses. Provided targeted health education to patients aimed at disease processes, treatment adherence strategies and community resources. Made appropriate referrals to specialists as deemed necessary. Performed office procedures including joint injections, incision and drainages, biopsies, pap smears and sutures.

Pediatric Rotation – Eastern Pediatrics (Greenville, NC); Erin Lucas, FNP-BC; Spring 2018; 120 hours

Assessed, diagnosed and managed chronic and acute of pediatric patients. Conducted physical examinations and developmental screenings. Obtained and interpreted appropriate lab and diagnostic tests. Managed pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment based on appropriate pediatric dosing. Provided targeted health education to patients and their parents/guardians aimed at disease processes, as well as treatment adherence strategies. Collaborated with medical professionals, through referrals as necessary. Performed school and sports physicals. Performed office procedures including vaccinations and suturing.

Women’s Health Rotation – Wilson OB GYN (Wilson, NC); Dr. Tracey Forrest;

Fall 2017; 120 hours

Assessed, diagnosed and managed chronic and acute care of obstetric and gynecological patients. Conducted physical examinations and health screenings, promoting preventative care. Provided appropriate vaccinations per CDC guidelines. Obtained and interpreted appropriate lab and diagnostic tests. Interpreted values obtained from ultrasound. Treated sexually transmitted diseases and low-risk obstetrical conditions, including pre-eclampsia, gestational diabetes and gestational thrombocytopenia. Performed breast examinations and educated patients on self-breast examination. Managed pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment. Provided targeted sexual health education to patients aimed at safe sexual practices and prevention of sexually transmitted diseases. Made appropriate referrals to specialists as deemed necessary. Performed office procedures including IUD insertion, pap smears, pessary insertion and cervical biopsies.

Adult Health Rotation – Kenly Medical Associates (Kenly, NC); Amanda Cannon, FNP-BC; Spring 2017; 120 hours

Assessed, diagnosed and managed chronic and acute care of adult patients. Conducted physical examinations and health screenings, promoting preventative care. Obtained and interpreted appropriate lab and diagnostic tests. Managed pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment. Provided targeted health education to patients aimed at disease processes, as well as treatment adherence strategies. Made appropriate referrals to specialists as deemed necessary. Performed office procedures including joint injections, incision and drainages, skin biopsies and sutures.

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY - Registered Nurse

Experience in leadership of several units, and supervision of nursing staff and nursing students.

Critical care skilled Registered Nurse with over 3 years of experience on the various units at Wilson Medical Center, a Duke Lifepoint Facility.

Proficient in electronic medical documentation, advocating for patient’s rights and promoting and upholding the highest standards of nursing practice.

Observant in detecting any acute changes in patient’s status. Experience in managing patients with chronic diseases.

Involved with the ongoing development and use of electronic medical records.

Skilled for educating patients and family members on various disease processes, invasive and noninvasive procedures, medications, follow-ups and preventative care.

Able to maintain the privacy of information concerning patient’s medical status.

Personally, responsible for skillfully coordinating communication with providers and family members, in order to ensure optimal care is received by the patient.

Dedicated to multidisciplinary teamwork, community service and advancing my education, while continually upholding the integrity of the profession.

CREDENTIALS

Registered Nurse License, State of North Carolina (Multi-State) 2013 – Current

Certified Family Nurse Practitioner 2019- Current

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Clinical Resource Unit Staff Nurse September 2014 – Current

Wilson Medical Center, Wilson, North Carolina

Responsible for providing direct care to patients on several units, including telemetry, ICU, cardiac catheterization lab, emergency department, IMU, pediatrics, labor and delivery and medical/surgical. Performing the nursing process, accurately administering medications using the 7 rights of medication and 3 safety checks, monitoring telemetries, administering IV fluids and critical drips, effectively interpreting client data, collaborating with medical staff, performing sterile technique, acting with empathy, analyzing laboratory results, managing care of acute and chronic conditions, managing care of cardiac catheterization patients, constructing client care plans and performing technical skills, within various hospital units. Educating patients and acting as a part of the multidisciplinary team, in order to provide optimal patient care. Acting as a preceptor for new graduate nurses and a charge nurse on several units.

Clinical Resource Unit Charge Nurse August 2015 – Current

Wilson Medical Center, Wilson, North Carolina

Proficient in continuous rounding on staff and patients to address any concerns or needs. Handle staffing issues as they arise, in order to keep the unit adequately staffed and ensure optimal care is being delivered. Responds to Medical Response Team calls.

Clinical Resource Unit Preceptor September 2014 – Current

Wilson Medical Center, Wilson, North Carolina

Supervises nursing students and newly-graduated Registered Nurses as they become acquainted with various units throughout the hospital. Serves as a reference for nursing knowledge and skills.

Telemetry Unit Staff Nurse July 2013 – September 2014

Wilson Medical Center, Wilson, North Carolina

Responsible for providing direct patient care, performing the nursing process, accurately administering medications using the 7 rights of medication and 3 safety checks, monitoring telemetries, administering IV fluids and critical drips, effectively interpreting client data, collaborating with medical staff, performing sterile technique, acting with empathy, analyzing laboratory results, managing care of acute and chronic conditions, managing care of cardiac catheterization patients, constructing client care plans and performing technical skills, all within a cardiac care setting. Educating patients concerning prevention, disease processes and treatment. Delivering high-quality patient care to enhance quality of life. Skillfully coordinating with healthcare providers for efficient patient management and delivery of optimal care. Acting as a preceptor for new graduate nurses, in order to orient them to the unit and be a reference for knowledge and skills required to be successful on the cardiac floor.

Telemetry Unit Preceptor July 2013 – September 2014

Wilson Medical Center, Wilson, North Carolina

Supervises nursing students and newly-graduated Registered Nurses as they become acquainted with the telemetry unit. Serves as a reference for cardiac nursing knowledge and skills.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS AND ACTIVITIES

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, East Carolina University 2015 - 2016

Falls Prevention Committee Member 2015 – Current

Appointed Class Speaker for ADN Class of 2013 2013

COMMUNITY SERVICE AND ACHIEVEMENTS

Operation Backpack Project Leader for Clinical Resource Unit 2015

A hospital-based project that aims to distribute 1,000 backpacks, as well as various school supplies, to Wilson County Public Schools. The goal of the project is to make sure underprivileged children in Wilson County have all the supplies they need, in order to be successful in school. Supplies and monetary donations are collected and delivered directly to the schools.

Edgecombe County Public Schools Nurse Volunteer 2015- Current

Participated in student health education and health screenings for children in grades Kindergarten through 8th grade. The goal of volunteering is to assist with providing healthcare to an underserved community and benefit the environment

CERTIFICATIONS

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certified 2014 – Current

Advanced Stroke Life Support (ASLS) Certified 2015 – Current

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certified 2011 - Current

REFERENCES

Lisa Coltrane, FNP-BC

Vidant Family Medicine

1473 NC-42

Pinetops, NC 27864

252-***-****

ac8gvi@r.postjobfree.com

Dr. Tamara Link

UNC-Wilmington

601 S. College Road

Wilmington, NC 28403

ac8gvi@r.postjobfree.com

910-***-****

Amanda Cannon, FNP-C

Vidant HealthPlex- Wilson

Wilson, NC

252-***-****

Paige Chesson, RN/Interim Manager Myranda Fulghum

Wilson Medical Center

1705 S. Tarboro St. SW

Wilson, NC 27893

252-***-****

ac8gvi@r.postjobfree.com

Erin Lucas, FNP-BC

Eastern Pediatrics

913 E. Arlington Blvd.

Greenville, NC 27858

252-***-****

Dr. Richard Brown, MD

Wilson Medical Center

1705 Tarboro St. SW

Wilson, NC 27893

252-***-****

ac8gvi@r.postjobfree.com

Dr. Tracy Forrest

Wilson OB/Gyn

2500 Horton Blvd. SW

Wilson, NC 27893

252-***-****

ac8gvi@r.postjobfree.com



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