EMMA F. URGEL POWELL
Post Falls, ID, 83854
AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION: Surgical Ward, Medical Ward, Geriatric Ward, Hospice and Palliative Care, Case Manager, Triage Nurse, Dialysis Unit
Fresenuis Medical Care
1300 E Mullan Ave, Ste 1200
Post Falls, ID, 83854
February 2016 til May 2018
355 Lennon St, Walnut Creek
April 2009 til December 2015
150 Muir Rd
Martinez, CA, 94553
June 2006 to March 2009
East Asian College previously (United Doctors Medical Center) College of Nursing
Quezon City, Philippines
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
Lagro High School
Novaliches, Quezon City
2016-present: Fresenuis Medical Care:
Job Description:Oversaw dialysis technician in all aspects of patient care; monitored compliance/adequacy of treatments consulted w/ physician on prescription/plan changes.
Utilized clinical expertise and critical nursing judgment to established a therapeutic relationship with patients and families through effective communication and mutual goal setting.
Ensured compliance w/ standards of care outlined in company policies.
Educated patients regarding their conditions && possible treatment options.
Assisted patients & technicians during hemo
Provided treatment therapy, assessment and education to 38 chronic dialysis patients on a continual basis.
Reviewed & assessed patient laboratory values/disease processes and adjust treatment therapy based on results.
Performed all technical aspects of dialysis procedures.
Provided patient education on nutritional and fluid requirement; access management; as well as the importance of compliance to treatment regimens.
Monitored and evaluated patient responses to treatments & applied appropriate adjustments as per protocol or as prescribed by physician.
Closely monitored pts condition; recorded changes on status; executed immediate and appropriate action ; and informed physician for further consultation.
Inspect and monitor vascular access.
Prepared and administer medications.
Developed plan of care for each treatment & documented patient care provided.
Anemia management every week to adjust anemia medications per algorithm depending on the labs results, notifying physicians of any abnormal results .
Job Description-First nurses role in VA was for vets to receive the best treatments& ensuring the family of the vets as well.
Promotes and restores vets health by completing the nursing process; collaborating with physicians & multidisciplinary team members; providing physical support to patients, families; supervising assigned team members.
Administer medications, provide vaccinations, and render treatments to vets & their families.
Communicate w/ physicians, LPN's, radiologist, & other members of the healthcare teams.
Diagnosing the disease by analyzing vets symptoms and taking required actions for his/her recovery.
Changing vets medications as indicated by their conditions and response.
Providing instant care during medical emergencies for ex: burns, heart attacks, choking episodes, strokes.
Preparing vets for examinations.
Attending educational workshops for enhancing professional & technical knowledge.
Maintaining reports of vets medical histories and monitoring changes in their conditions.
Assisting physicians during surgery.
Discussing treatments with pharmacists & physicians in the critical cases.
Wound assessment & wound care as directed by the physicians.
Interpreting vets information & making critical decisions about needed actions.
Education about the vets disease process, management & plan of care was explained to the vets & family.
References available upon request