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Nurse Practitioner Mental Health

Largo, Florida, 33774, United States
August 14, 2019

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Jennifer K. Wheeler MSN, ARNP, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC

***** *** **** **** *****, Fl 33774

P: 727-***-****


To obtain a position as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner in a setting that emphasizes holistic care for patients and facilitates my further growth and development as a professional nurse.


09/2017-Present Grace Point Wellness Tampa, Fl

Nurse Practitioner-Outpatient

Under the general supervision of the Medical Director provide comprehensive psychiatric services to an adult outpatient population.

Perform initial psychiatric evaluation and follow up evaluations.

Assess and treats chronic episodic psychiatric illnesses and provide medication management.

Refer to therapist, case management, community resources or hospitalization for psychiatric services.

07/2017-Present PEMHS Pinellas Park, Fl

Nurse Practitioner-Inpatient PRN

Under the general supervision of the Medical Director provide comprehensive psychiatric services to an adult inpatient population.

Assess and treats chronic episodic psychiatric illnesses and provide medication management.

Refer to therapist, case management and community resources for additional services.

02/2013-12/2017 Northside Hospital (HCA) Pinellas Park, Fl

Quality Management Coordinator-Core Measures PRN

Additional Position: Revenue Integrity Nurse Auditor 02/10-10/2015

Coordinates the collection, evaluation, and dissemination of performance data relative to specified quality improvement programs within the hospital.

Accurately abstracts and analyzes data for the Core Measures and FMQAI projects. Coordinates Performance Improvement Committees/Teams.

Facilitates assigned process improvement initiatives by using problem-solving methodology, root cause analysis and/or Failure, Mode, Effects & Criticality Analysis (FMECA).

Maintains proactive and effective communication with all members of the departmental team

05/2017-09/2017 Saratoga Medical Center MacDill AFB, FL

Nurse Practitioner-Contract at MacDill Air Force Base

Perform deployment related health assessment and annual mental health assessment to active duty service members.

If mental health issues identified, referred to mental health provider, therapist, and case management for additional services.

03/2017-05/2017 Comprehensive Care Center Inc. dba Community AIDS Network Clearwater, Fl

Nurse Practitioner

Treat patients with common acute conditions, chronic illnesses, minor trauma, and infectious diseases.

Collaborate with the physician in the health care of patients with chronic illnesses.

Request consultation or referral with appropriate physicians, clinics, or other health resources as indicated.

12/2016-03/2017 Health & Psychiatry Clearwater, Fl

Nurse Practitioner

Assess and treats chronic episodic psychiatric illnesses and provide medication management to an adult outpatient population.

Perform initial psychiatric evaluation and weekly to monthly follow up evaluations.

Refer to therapist for psychotherapy or hospitalization for acute psychiatric services.

09/2015-10/2016 North Tampa Behavioral Health Wesley Chapel, FL

Nurse Practitioner

Under the direct supervision of the Medical Director provide comprehensive psychiatric services to an adult inpatient population.

Assess and treats chronic and acute episodic psychiatric illnesses, provide medication management & daily follow up evaluations along with discharge coordination.

Coordinate care closely with treatment team while maintaining a positive collaborative relationship.


Largo Medical Center (HCA)

Largo, FL

Nurse Practitioner-Occupational Health

Provide occupational health care management services to local business including workmen’s comp injury care and employment physicals.

Performs Department of transportation (DOT) physicals, drug screens, and breathe alcohol testing.

Provide pre-employment and health screening of employees of facility.


Northbay Recovery Center (Baycare)

Lutz, FL

Clinical Nurse-II Mental Health Registered Nurse

Assess and treat individuals with psychiatric disorders and identify risk factors for such disorders.

Develop a nursing diagnosis and plan of care and evaluate it for effectiveness.

Support for patients’ families to assist them in dealing with family member’s mental illness.

Delegate appropriate patient care activities to other members of the multi-disciplinary health care team.


JSA Healthcare

Clearwater, FL

Corporate Disease Management Nurse

Responsible for patient case management to assure appropriate care is provided; reinforce patient education regarding preventative care, dietary restrictions, medications and other therapeutic regimens.

Assist the Center Medical Director with the management of high-risk patient populations and appropriate case management plans. Assist individual Case Mgmt. Manager as needed.

Evaluate and recommend health delivery network changes with Medical Directors and Center Managers.

Employee case management for annual immunizations and H1N1.

07/2008-12/2011 Bay Area treatment Center Pinellas Park, FL

Medication Nurse (Full time & PRN)

Responsible for daily physical and mental health assessment of patients.

Patient education regarding methadone, opiate addiction, and drug interactions.

Assess treatment success with addiction counselors.

Recommend and arranging with counselor’s community resources for patients.

Responsible for daily medication dispensing, collection of fees and accurate accounting of inventory.


Freedom Inn at Bay Pines

Bay Pines, FL

Assistant Wellness Director-LPN

Supervise Care Associates who are med tech trained staff.

Monitor, coordinate, and adjust Care Associates work schedule as needed to meet resident needs and the budget guidelines.

Assign and monitor resident services tasks and shift responsibilities.

Carry out performance improvement and disciplinary actions with Care Associates.

09/2004- 12/2007

Bayfront Medical Center

St. Petersburg, FL

LPN 08/2007-12/2007 Earlier positions: Unit Secretary & PCT 09/04-06/07

Med/Surg Ortho unit

Contribute to assessment of patients by collecting data for analysis by RN.

Administer medication and observe patients for adverse reactions to medication and/or treatments.

Perform clerical and reception duties involving maintenance of the medical record and transcription of orders.

Assist patients with activities of daily living, finger stick glucose testing, tabulation of intake and output, data collection of vital signs, height and weight and wound care.

06/2001- 09/2004

Danka Office Imaging

St. Petersburg, FL

Sr. Collections Analyst Earlier Positions: Collections analyst & Meter associate 06/01-09/03

Identify high dollar past due accounts, provide payment options to customer. Train new employees

Work in partnership with other departments to ensure problem resolution and maintain customer satisfaction.

Perform administrative functions, data entry and provide customer service support for meter collecting and accounts receivable process.


Regis College

05/2019 Post Master of Science in Nursing- Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.

University of South Florida

05/2015 Master of Science in Nursing- Family Nurse Practitioner.

St. Petersburg College

05/2011 Bachelor of Science in Nursing

12/2008 Associate in Science & Associate in Arts both with Honors

PTEC-St. Petersburg

06/2006 Certificate of completion- LPN program

Lakewood High School

06/2001 Diploma

Qualifications and Computer Skill

American Nurses Credentialing Center Certification in Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner.

American Association of Nurse Practitioners Certification in Family Nurse Practitioner.

DEA licensure.

Buprenorphine waiver and DEA X number.

Clozapine REMS certified.

Current American Heart Association CPR/BLS certification.

Breathe Alcohol technician and Urine Drug Screen Certified.

Operating Systems: Microsoft Access, Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, eClinical, 3M coding and reimbursement, Meditech, Horizon EMR, Cerner, Practice Fusion, eRequest, Rev Cycle Pro, Artiva, HPF, Regs, Avatar.

1.GracePoint Wellness

5707 N. 22nd St. Tampa, Fl 33610 813-***-****

2.Personal Enrichment through Mental Health Services (PEMHS)

11254 58th Street North Pinellas Park, Fl 33782 727-***-****)

3.Northside Hospital (HCA)

6000 49th St N St. Petersburg, Fl 33709 727-***-****

4.Saratoga Medical Center

16 W 32nd Street, Suite 806 New York, NY 10001 646-***-****

5.Comprehensive Care Center Inc. dba Community AIDS Network

1231 N Tuttle Ave, Sarasota, FL 34237 941-***-****

6.Health & Psychiatry

2655 FL-580 Suite 202 Clearwater, Fl 33761 727-***-****

7.North Tampa Behavioral Health

29910 SR-56 Wesley Chapel, Fl 33543 813-***-****

5.Largo Medical Center (HCA)

2025 Indian Rocks Rd, Largo, Fl 33774 727-***-****

6.Northbay Recovery Center (Baycare)

21808 FL-54 Lutz, Fl 33549 813-***-****

7.JSA healthcare

10051 5th Street North, Suite 200, St. Petersburg, Fl 33702 727-***-****

8.Bay Area treatment Center (Colonial Management)

8800 49th Street North, Pinellas Park, Fl 33782 727-***-****

9.Freedom Inn at Bay Pines

9797 Bay Pines Blvd, St. Petersburg, Fl 33708 866-***-****

10.Bayfront Medical Center

701 6th St S, St. Petersburg, Fl 33701 727-***-****

11.Danka Office Imaging (sold to Konica Minolta in 2008)

9799 International Ct N, St. Petersburg, Fl 33716 727-***-****

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