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Registered Nurse Practitioner

Henderson, Nevada, United States
February 26, 2019

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Lisa M. Gorman, MSN, RN

*** ****** ******* #**** ********* NV 89014 725-***-****

Widely recognized as an excellent care provider and patient advocate!


Registered Nursing Professional with over 13 years’ of comprehensive experience within reputable hospital settings. Meticulous regard for detail and accuracy with strong follow-through and administrative skills. Maintain composure, and make decisions in fast-paced, unpredictable and stressful environments. Liaised between patient and physician, to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plan. Demonstrated ability to forge, lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams to provide top quality patient care. Clear communicator, both written and oral. Without fail, projects a polished, positive and professional demeanor.



Diagnosis/Treatment Care Planning

Records Control/Progress Reports

In-depth knowledge of Intravenous Therapy

Thorough Physical Assessments

Admissions and Discharges


Infection Control and Intervention Specialist

Dedicated and Patient-Focused

Charting/Patient Documentation

High Level Of Autonomy

Strong Clinical Judgment

Problem Resolution/Regulatory Standards

Patient/Family Communication


“Lisa demonstrates an understanding and the knowledge required to function in the daily operation of perioperative services, that fosters the provision of superior patient care and takes extra steps to make sure her patients feel comfortable…Lisa demonstrates professionalism, compassion, and highest level of Quality Care.”

- Dr. D. S., General Surgeon

“Lisa, has a good understanding of what leadership represents, I am sure you will not have any problems succeeding in the rest of your curriculum.”- Dr. L. B., BSN Nursing Instructor, Capella University

“Lisa exceeds expectations…meticulous…highly regarded by peers as exceptional leader.”

-Select comments from 2011 Performance Appraisal Review


Master of Science in Nursing – Family Nurse Practitioner April 2018

South University – Savannah, GA

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Sept 2014

Capella University - Minneapolis, MN

GPA: 4.0, Deans List 2013 and 2014, President’s List 2014

Associates Applied Science in Nursing

Hopkinsville Community College - Hopkinsville, KY May 2000


Advanced Practice Registered Nurse 48491

FNP, certification # 12180208

Registered Nurse, Nevada, # RN48491

ACLS, CPR, Emergency Response Procedures, Perioperative Services

Computer Charting: Cerner, Meditech, ProVation, Medhost and McKesson


Advanced Health & Physical Assessment, Complete Medical Consultants with Dr. Scott Lamprecht 60 hours

Practicum I: Family Health – Adults & Gerontology, Healthcare Partners with Dr. Lara Wenner 180 hours

Practicum II: Women’s Health, Legacy Women’s Health with Dr. Timothy Sauter 180 hours

Practicum III: Pediatrics, Sunrise Pediatrics with Veronica Ibarra 180 hours

Practicum IV: Primary Care, Apollo Medical Group with Dr. Homer Tuazon 180 hours

Assessed patient conditions and compiled information in preparation for physicians.

Recommend therapy and different treatments to patients and oversee the application of treatment to ensure patients receive the care they need to improve

Review patients’ medical history and information from previous visits to better diagnose them.

Create patient reports including detailed information about all aspects of a patient’s condition and treatment received.


Registered Nurse IMC – Mountains Edge Hospital - Las Vegas, NV May 2016 - present

Travel Nursing- Maxim Healthcare Services – Las Vegas, NV

Monitor telemetry and respond to calls and emergent life-saving situations.

Administer medications, specimen collections, vein punctures, IV drip management, wound care, infection control and JHACHO standard compliance.

Continual assessment of post-op patient status, PCA management and IV resuscitation

Monitors EKG and ventilator assisted care

Utilize critical thinking skills and time management skills in providing nursing care on a 48 bed IMC unit

Serve as resource for other nurses

Record and report laboratory values with the medical treatment

Develop patient care plans, including assessment, evaluation, and nursing diagnoses

Collaborate with other healthcare professionals to plan, manage, and assess patient treatment in the intermediate care phase.

Registered Nurse – Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) – Turquoise Clinic, Phoenix VA Jan 2015 – present

Staff Nurse that functions as an integral member of the Ambulatory Care team to provide care for patients with wide spectrum of medical/surgical conditions using current patient care standards, guidelines and treatment modalities.

Initial and ongoing physical and psychosocial assessment; synthesis of data from various assessments.

Monitoring devices and clinical alarms.

Analysis of laboratory and imaging reports.

Problem identification; care planning; monitoring and evaluation of patient progress.

Discharge planning; patient advocacy; collaboration with providers and other team members

Strict observance of infection control guidelines.

Registered Nurse- Med/Surg Tele - Banner Hospital – Phoenix, AZ September 2014- December 2014

Integrated Healthcare Temporarily Staffing- Phoenix AZ

Interacted with other members and disciplinary care team.

Performed multi-tasking nursing duties for busy medical suite, telemetry monitor, cared for vent-dependent patient.

Performed medication administration, dressing changes, gastrostomy feedings, diabetic glucose monitoring, and electronic documentation.

Maintained Hospital Hippa compliance.

Registered Nurse - Perioperative Services/Endoscopy - Sierra Providence East Medical Center - El Paso, TX May 2011-July 2014

Provided assessment of inpatient/out-patients clients throughout the perioperative/endoscopy suite, with self-directed astute clinical judgment skills.

Prepared patients for surgery and invasive procedures, assisted physicians with prior orthopedic nerve blocks/moderate sedation and monitored patients cardiovascular status of intervention prior to surgery.

Interacted with patients and staff the best methods of identifying the importance of collecting empirical evidence recommended in clinical setting, as well as collaborating relevant information to multidisciplinary departments.

Prepped patients for surgery, endoscopy, cath lab and interventional radiology procedures.

Obtained procedure and observation consents, advance directives, nasal swab to rule out resistant to microbial

antigens, resistant to antibiotic therapy and assessed patients for intravenous access.

Performed administrative and phone triage including admissions, assessments, treatment, referrals and patient education for diverse groups with healthcare needs.

Maintained HIPPA compliance

Registered Nurse – Surgical Services/Endoscopy - Gateway Medical Center- Clarksville, TN July 2010 – May 2011

Delivered quality pre-procedure, intra, and post-op care while implementing health and illness prevention practices.

Prepped patients for liver biopsy, ERCP’s, bronchoscopies and PEG tube placement.

Recorded initial response to moderate and MAC sedation

Performed sterilization of endoscopic instruments and cleaning records.

Maintained on call care 24 hours daily.

Registered Nurse – Post-op Surgical Care Unit - Medical Center of Bowling Green, Bowling Green, KY

May 2009 – Oct 2010

Served as staff nurse, to monitor for post-op complications after surgery and provided strong contributions to key members of the nursing staff, and served as resource for care partners and other allied members of the healthcare team.

Prepped patients for surgeries while maintaining NPO status.

Recorded initial bedside exams and Gynecological exams and routine daily administrative procedures

Performed admission and discharges, coagulation monitoring, diabetic teaching, wound care and monitored for spinal anesthesia complications.

Maintained sterility for all invasive and non-invasive procedures while assuring patient safety.

Registered Nurse – Perioperative Services/Endoscopy/Cath-Lab - North Central Baptist Hospital- San Antonio, TX

October 2007 to May 2009

Interacted with other members of endoscopy team and served as Charge Nurse/Preceptor.

Performed multi-tasking duties for fast-paced endoscopy unit, while supervising LPN/Endo Technicians duties. Administered medications for conscious sedation procedures. Pre/post –op nurse for cath lab. Assisted with Stress Testing and Cardioversion.

Provided supportive practices oriented toward maintain a high degree of accuracy to achieve optimal patient satisfaction while improving the facilities public image.

Maintained credentialing education requirements required for special procedure units.


Registered Nurse – Medical/ Surgical - Preferred Healthcare Staffing/American Mobile - FT Lauderdale, FL

January 2005 – October 2007

Registered Nurse – Cardiovascular (Step-down) ICU - Abilene Regional Medical Center - Abilene, TX

June 2004 to December 2004

Registered Nurse/Charge Nurse/Preceptor – Post-OP Surgical Care Unit - Medical Center of Bowling Green, Bowling Green, KY

October 2001 – June 2004

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