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Nurse Practitioner Registered

Location:
Springdale, Arkansas, United States
Posted:
March 26, 2019

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Education

Post Master Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Anticipated completion May 2019

Honor Society of Nursing Sigma Theta Tau International Gamma XII Chapter

Master of Science in Nursing, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse - Pediatric Primary Care

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences August 2010 May 2013

Mary Emma Smith Scholarship Honor Society of Nursing Sigma Theta Tau International Gamma XII Chapter

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

University of Arkansas August 2000 May 2005

Arkansas Academic Challenge Scholarship University Symphony Scholarship

University of Arkansas: January 2019 – Present

Adjunct Clinical Instructor – OB and Pediatrics FAYETTEVILLE, AR

Taught BSN RN students in clinical units and in mock patient rooms about newborn assessment, labor progression, postpartum care, pediatric development and assessment.

Lead group discussions concerning topics of interest concerning maternal and pediatric care and assessment.

Provided assessment, feedback, and guidance for rationale for weekly journal topics.

Use of blackboard for online evaluation.

Showcased exceptional communication skills in fostering relationships with clinical staff and as a liaison between the university and the organizations providing the clinical experience.

Northwest Pediatric Convenient Care Clinic: January 2017 – October 2018

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner SPRINGDALE, AR

Specialized in providing healthcare for pediatric patients in a walk-in clinic setting from infancy to the age of twenty-one.

Delivered exceptional care as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner diagnosing illness, conducting exams, conducting sports physicals, prescribing medications, and coordinating care.

Showcased exceptional communication skills working with families during high stress periods of having an ill child.

University of Arkansas: June 2016 – December 2016

Adjunct Clinical Instructor - Foundations FAYETTEVILLE, AR

Taught BSN RN students in clinical units and in mock patient rooms about patient assessments, nursing concepts, and medication administration.

Lead group discussions concerning topics of interest concerning patient care and assessment.

Baxter Regional Medical Center Pediatric Clinic: April 2015 – May 2016

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner MOUNTAIN HOME, AR

Specialized in coordinating healthcare for pediatric patients from infancy to the age of twenty one.

Delivered exceptional care as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner diagnosing illness, conducting exams, conducting sports physicals, prescribing medications, and coordinating care.

Successfully built effective working relationships with a multi disciplinary primary care team.

South Padre Island Drive Pediatric Center: October 2014 – April 2015

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner CORPUS CHRISTI, TX

Specialized in coordinating healthcare for pediatric patients from infancy to the age of twenty one.

Delivered exceptional care as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner diagnosing illness, conducting exams, conducting sports physicals, prescribing medications, and coordinating care.

Showcased exceptional communication skills when working with families during the high stress periods of having an ill child.

Successfully adapted to the varying needs of the clinic as it encompassed four clinic locations, servicing three rural health pediatric clinics and a multi lingual population.

University of Arkansas: August 2013 – July 2014

Adjunct Clinical Instructor – Maternal Child FAYETTEVILLE, AR

Taught BSN RN students in clinical units and in mock patient rooms about newborn assessment, labor progression, and postpartum assessments.

Lead group discussions concerning topics of interest concerning maternal newborn care and assessment.

Provided assessment, feedback, and guidance for rationale for weekly journal topics.

Use of blackboard for online evaluation.

Showcased exceptional communication skills in fostering relationships with clinical staff and as a liaison between the university and the organizations providing the clinical experience.

Medical Associates of Northwest Arkansas: July 2009 – July 2014

Registered Nurse PEDIATRIC CLINIC, FAYETTEVILLE, AR: JULY 2009–JULY 2014

Delivered exceptional care as a clinic RN for a high volume pediatric clinic with 20 providers that treated up to 500 patients on a daily basis.

Successfully adapted to the varying needs of the clinic as it encompassed urgent care, primary (wellness) care, & a satellite location.

Administrated vaccinations & IV fluids, coordinated phone triage, handled referrals, conducted pulmonary testing, & assisted in invasive procedures.

Training & Development Coordinator ADMINISTRATION OFFICE, FAYETTEVILLE, AR: JULY 2009–JUNE 2013

Oversaw staff education & policy development for multi specialty healthcare group.

Conquered compliance concerns company wide.

By implementing staff training, developing procedural, training & reference documents, MANA is confident in its comprehensive compliance adherence for existing & future employees.

Provided education to new nurses for injection & IV techniques. Provided education to nurse assistants in obtaining vital signs.

Tailored education programs for each clinic & individual needs while meeting the overall goals of the company.

Motivated & improved staff performance with the creation & implementation of a reward program as well as a customer service recognition program that resulted in improved patient care & staff morale.

Washington Regional Medical Center: May 2005 – July 2009

Clinical Educator –Neonatal ICU & Newborn Nursery FAYETTEVILLE, AR: APRIL 2008–NOVEMBER 2009

Conducted new staff orientation to the NICU, Newborn Nursery, Labor and Delivery, and Pediatric Units.

Developed rapport with new & existing staff that resulted in tailored training & education initiatives.

Collaborated with the hospital Director of Women’s & Children’s department to create best in class education by delivering effective training, participating in hospital wide education fairs, & ensuring that the hospital’s goals aligned with the curriculum.

Registered Nurse – Neonatal ICU & Newborn Nursery FAYETTEVILLE, AR: MAY 2005–JULY 2009

Cared for critically ill newborns as an RN in the NICU & Newborn nursery by assisting in invasive procedures & delivering exceptional medical attention.

Focused on family centric care including family education, social service consultations, & addressing the needs of postpartum mothers.

Arkansas Children’s Hospital: October 2007 – December 2008

Registered Nurse II Neonatal ICU LITTLE ROCK, AR: OCTOBER 2007–DECEMBER 2008

Showcased exceptional family focused pediatric care for newborns & children up to the age of two.

Specialized in treating illness that involved respiratory distress, surgical anomalies, genetic defects, hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy, ECMO, & prematurity.

Other Experience

Marathon Runner Completed 2 marathons and 13 half-marathons

Musician PIANO, VIOLIN, VOCALS

Certifications

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Pediatric Nurses Certification Board

Technical Proficiency

Microsoft Office Cerner NextGen Blackboard Wimba Athena eClinical Typhon

Nurse Practitioner Outstanding Patient Care Patient, Staff & Family Relations

Healthcare Technologies Exceptional Written & Verbal Communication Policy & Procedure Development



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