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Experienced nurse seeks nurse practitioner (NP-BC) position in a family centered environment with opportunity for continual professional growth.
PVAMU, Houston, Texas, Masters of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner 2014
University of Madras, India, Diploma in Nursing Administration 1994
College of Nursing Armed Force Medical College, Pune, India, Bachelor of Science in Nursing 1991
Nasa Health Clinic June 2015 till present
Family Nurse Practitioner
Performs complete physical exams, obtains complete medical histories, and records findings.
Maintains and reviews patient records, charts and other pertinent information.
Orders and performs appropriate laboratory and diagnostic procedures.
Determines preliminary diagnoses and therapeutic plans by obtaining, interpreting and integrating data.
Posts tests and examination results as appropriate.
Instructs patient/family regarding medications and treatments, educates patients/family regarding health and illness prevention, and recommends community resources to meet patient and family needs.
Long Point Medical - Urgent Clinic, Houston Texas 15 May 2014 – June 2015
Family Nurse Practitioner
Managed medicals of acute injuries and illnesses
Acted as practitioner, consultant, educator and health professional
Handled patient assessment and care plan development
Normandy Urgent Care, Houston Texas 20 May 2014 – June 2015
Family Nurse Practitioner
Provide medical services, inclusive of all functions necessary to provide quality
Medical care to patients in all age groups.
Evaluate and treat minor illnesses and injuries, recognize any serious conditions and appropriately transfer to the ER for further care.
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas March 2008 – November 2015
Charge Nurse/ Clinical Nurse
Fulfilled the role of a charge nurse, the responsibility to supervise RN’s, CNA’s, students, new graduates and unit secretary.
Implement total patient care through a team nursing process covering 3-4 haematology oncology patients including bone marrow transplant patient.
Active member of PACT (Professional Action Coordinating Team), JCAHO and Education committee.
Texas Orthopedic Hospital, Houston, Texas October 2010- present
Pre-op Nurse/Orthopaedic Nurse/Progressive Nurse
Administered appropriate care to the orthopaedic patient prior to as well as after surgery
Collaborated with the staff of the operation theatre in planning surgery
Assessed and documented all documents of admission as a preparatory measure
Identified emergency measures and acted accordingly.
Communicated pertinent information to physician, co –workers, patient and family members.
Sugarland surgical Hospital, Sugarland, Texas October 2007 - September 2010
Implement patient care up to 4 patients.
Took care of post op surgical patients including s/p total knee replacements, total hip, laminectomies and general surgeries.
Memorial Hermann Children’s Hospital July 2007- August 2008
Provide full range of nursing services to critically ill patients in IMU unit and PICU through application of the nursing process based upon institutional standards.
Work independently with other health care professionals.
Heartland Health Care, MI November 2006- July 2007
Assisting the subordinate staff in carrying out the duties of patient care with precision and care.
Assisting the doctors in their medical procedures and patient care.
Allocating job responsibilities to the nurses and making sure that they carry out their work professionally and effectively.
Strong interpersonal skills enabling me to carry out my work across the department with ease and smoothness.
Patient and compassionate in nature and thus being understanding and susceptible total need of the patients in the acute rehab unit.
Sultan Qaboos University Hospital, Oman October 1995 – August 2006
Senior Staff Nurse / Charge Nurse
General Pediatric Unit – 26 beds
Supervise RN’s and CNA’s on charge duties.
Ensure patient care meets established nursing care standards.
Determines patient care assignments based on nursing skill levels and patient needs.
Identifies staffing needs and levels, in coordination with the nursing staffing office.
Role model for promoting a caring environment for patients, staff, families, visitors and physicians.
Monitor and evaluate patient care through direct rounds and consultation.
Held the responsibility of monthly scheduling the RNs, auditing of the charts and quality control audits, managing the monthly needs of unit supplies, member of the research committee of the hospital and participated in different researches.
Medical Mission Hospital, India August 1993- July 1995
Head Nurse/ Charge Nurse
Monitored and Coordinated nursing activities in the unit.
Ensured quality patient care and staff relations.
Prepared and maintained patient clinical records.
Inspected rooms and wards for cleanliness and comfort
Investigated and resolved complaints, and referred unusual problems to superior.
Military Hospital, India April 1991- July 1993 Ward Sister/ Charge Nurse
Took the responsibility of a charge nurse of the unit.
Involved in bed side nursing care
Worked in medical- surgical adult and pediatric unit, ICU, labor and Delivery and special care baby unit.
Involved in staff education including interns.
Actively involved in seminars and symposium conducted by the hospital as a speaker as well as arranging the educational activities
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse: Board of Nursing, Texas 2014
Registered Nurse: Board of Nursing, Texas 2007
Registered Nurse, Board of Nursing, Kerala, India 1991
Basic Life Support Certified Pediatric Nurse
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS/ MEMBERSHIPS
Member, American Association of Nurse Practitioner, since 2013
Member, Texas Nurse Practitioner, since 2013
APHON Membership since 2009
Life Membership, Trained Nurses Association of India since 1992
English, Arabic and, three Indian languages
AWARDS / EXCELLENCE / PUBLICATIONS
Nursing Excellence Award (2005) – SQUH,Oman
Best Nurse Award from Pediatric Unit ( 2004) – SQUH,Oman
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