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Family Nurse Practitioner

Southaven, Mississippi, United States
March 11, 2019

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Highly organized, self-motivated nurse practitioner with 21+ years of experience in the healthcare industry. Exceptional organizational and time management skills combined with the ability to work collaboratively with professionals from a variety of diverse backgrounds. Excellent analytical and oral/written communication skills with a proven ability to excel in challenging and complex environments.

I have taken care of a variety of patients; from newborns to the elderly. I have hospital, private duty, home health, hospice, and long-term care experience, along with 6 years of nursing management experience. I graduated with a 4.0 GPA in 2018 with my MSN, FNP degree. Licensed in Mississippi and Tennessee. DEA in both states.


Basic Life Support and TB certification

Member of Sigma Theta Tau National Nursing Honor Society


06/2018: MSN, FNP-South University, Savannah, GA

06/2016: BSN-South University, Savannah, GA

01/2006: RN-Excelsior College, Albany, NY

07/1997: LPN-Holmes Community College, Grenada, MS


4/9/2018-5/29/2018- Superior Health and Wellness- Horn Lake, MS-183 hours

1/30/18-3/14/18- Marion Minor Medical-Marion, AR-180 hours

11/9/17-1/17/18- MOGA OB/GYN Association-Southaven, MS-181 hours

9/6/17-10/31/17- Superior Health and Wellness- Horn Lake, MS-181 hours

6/22/17- 8/20/17- Superior Health and Wellness- Horn Lake, MS-61 hours


10/19/2018-present Mediplan Diet Services Memphis, TN:

Nurse practitioner who provides education on diet, exercise, and weight loss.

Prescribes weight loss medications. Prescribes vitamin B12 injections as needed.

Treats patients for sinus congestion with corticosteroid injections and treats sinus infections with appropriate antibiotic therapy.

9/22/2016-present Oxford Healthcare-Batesville, MS:

Private duty RN for adult and pediatric ventilator dependent infants, children, and adults

Provide daily total care; including bathing, medication administration, gastrostomy feedings, nebulizer treatments, management of ventilator, tracheostomy suctioning, monitoring of vital signs, and operation of cough assist device.

10/5/15-9/2016 Golden Living Center-Southaven, MS:

RN, Director of Clinical Education, Director of Staff Development, Infection Control Nurse:

Tracked all active infections and antibiotic treatment plans for all residents. Provide all Tuberculin skin tests, pneumonia vaccines, and influenza vaccines for all residents and employees.

Nurse supervisor: Conducted all pre-employment urine drug screens and background checks. Conducted all interviews and hiring. Trained all new hire RNs, LPNs, and CNAs. Maintained current nursing and CNA license, employee health records, and vaccinations. Conducted all employee educational in-services and annual skills check offs (medication administration, IV infusions, catheter care, etc.)

4/2006-10/2015 Sta-Home Health and Hospice Agency-Southaven, MS:

Visiting RN, Nurse Mentor, Diabetic Foot Care Specialist, Wound Nurse:

Provided wound analysis, recommendations for wound care, collaborated with physicians for orders, and performed care. Proficient in wound vacuum application and maintenance. Trained new hire RN and LPNs.

Provided diabetic foot care for home health and hospice patients that included trimming toenails, filing smooth with Dremil, and removing dry skin and calluses. Assessment of neuropathy performed with microfilament. Collaboration with podiatrist for new orders and changes in care.

Nursing visits made with infants, children, and adults: Recorded patient's medical history, vital signs, and test results in medical records. Tested blood glucose, administered nebulizer treatments, IM injections, IV medications, and TPN. Provided care of PICC lines, central lines, and IV ports. Provided tracheostomy care, g-tube care, wound vac application and care, diabetic foot care, and venipuncture.

Trained the agency's new hire RNs including: Computer documentation, Medicare/Medicaid guidelines, OASIS, patient care, and in-home skilled procedures. Trained approximately 15 new hire RNs annually.

Instructed patients on disease maintenance and self-care at home to prevent re-hospitalization.

Performed admission, recertification, resumption of care, home health aide supervisory visits, and discharge visits. Performed home health and hospice visits.

7/1997-3/2006 Prime Care Nursing- McGee, MS


Provided private duty nursing care to ventilator dependent children with Muscular Dystrophy, Spina Bifida, etc.

Administered nebulizer treatments, g-tube feedings, and medications.

Performed tracheostomy care with suctioning. Assisted with all ADLS.

Staffed a variety of nursing homes and hospitals as a contract nurse

7/1997-04/2001 Grenada Lake Medical Center- Grenada, MS


Recorded patient’s vital signs and test results in medical record.

Performed IV and PO medication administration.

Assisted physicians with bedside procedures.

Experienced in Med-Surgical Unit, Nursery, Pediatrics, Postpartum, Transitional Care Unit, and Post Coronary Care Unit.

Assisted patients with healing and recovery after surgery.

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