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Nurse Practitioner Registered

LaGrange, GA
February 26, 2015

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Erin Spinks

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Troy University, Phenix City, AL 2015

Master of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner Specialty GPA 3.68

LaGrange College, LaGrange, GA 2011

Bachelor of Science in Nursing GPA 3.28

Auburn University, Auburn, AL 2008

Bachelor of Science in Building Construction GPA 3.10

_Clinical Experience

West Georgia Health System LaGrange GA August 2011 Current

Provided nursing care to critically ill patients and managing medical emergencies, including but not limited to, cardiac


arrest, respiratory arrest/failure, myocardial infarction, stroke, overdose/poisoning, and diabetic ketoacidosis.

Performed total patient assessment and care including neurologic, cardiovascular, respiratory, gastrointestinal,


genitourinary, IV site/line, PICC and Central line, CVP lines, surgical wounds, trachiostomy, urinary catheters, NG

tubes, G tubes, chest tubes and ostomies.

Assisted in intubation, central line placement, trachiostomy insertion, wound debridement, bronchoscopy, cardio version,


temporary pacemaker, and chest tube placement procedures.

Management and titration of critical medications such as Levophed, Vasopressin, Cardizem, Amioderone, Dobutamine,


Dopamine, Epinephrine, Insulin, and Nitroglycerin.

Assisted in palliative and end of life care for the terminally ill, as well as provided emotional support for the patient and


their families.


3+ years experience as a CCRN II (Critical Care Registered Nurse) in a 24 bed Intensive Care/Step down Unit providing


care to the adult and geriatric population.

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) and Basic Life Support (BLS) Certified and proficient in cardiac sheath


removal/ management and moderate conscious sedation.

Currently pursuing a Master of Science degree with a specialty as a Family Nurse Practitioner with 700+ clinical hours


during the program. My role as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) will be to deliver accessible, cost efficient, quality

care in the community and family setting. I have been trained to conduct advanced assessments, diagnose common

illnesses, interpret diagnostic tests and laboratory tests, and prescribe medications and treatments to manage acute and

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chronic illnesses and disease. As a health care provider, I will strive to promote health and prevent illness by providing

holistic care throughout the life span of my patients.

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