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Nurse Practitioner

Naples, Florida, United States
October 03, 2016

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Wendy McFarlane

914-***-**** 6616 Merryport Lane, Naples, FL 34104

Adult Nurse Practitioner, Acute Care Nurse Practitioner-BC

Highly knowledgeable, personable, and compassionate healthcare professional with demonstrated commitment to providing top-quality care to patients and family members. Offer progressive 13-year nursing career in medical/surgical, neurology, cardiology, pediatrics, and critical care. Recognized as reliable team player who quickly adapts to changing environments and utilizes expert communication and relationship building skills to establish genuine rapport. Sound understanding of various cultures with unique international background including basic Spanish and French language skills.

Patient & Family Education Diagnosis & Treatment Planning Medication Management Quality Assurance

Charting Emergency Response Staff Training Regulatory Compliance Workflow Control MS Office Suite

Experience Highlights & Achievements

Recently employed by Naples Community Hospital from 1/18/2016 to present as ARNP with the Pulmonary, Critical Care Team

Employed by The Mid Hudson Physicians,PC as ACNP with the Hospitalist team.2014-2016. Medical service responsible for 10-18 patients per provider daily. Includes admission history and physicals, patient care, RN support, management of acute diseases, ventilator dependent patients, medical consults, end of life care, hospital discharges, medication reconciliations on admission and discharge. Member of rapid response and code team in Health Alliance of the Hudson Valley which includes Broadway campus and St. Mary’s campus. Practice as sole provider at St. Mary’s campus on a monthly basis

As a NP student, completed 3 ANP clinical rotations in primary care and infectious disease settings, treating and educating diverse population of adult patients under preceptor supervision. Completed 3 ACNP clinical rotations in acute care, critical care and pulmonology, treating and educating diverse population of adult patients under preceptor supervision. Conducted history/physical assessments, developed and delivered treatment plans/interventions, ordered necessary lab data and diagnostic tests, and wrote prescriptions.

As RN at The Kingston Hospital, selected by supervisors to serve as Charge Nurse for several units and Ambassador for patient advocacy program, contributing to improvements in patient and family relations and ensuring efficient daily operations. Mentored new nurses and provided valued guidance in patient care; actively participated in Diabetes and Palliative Care committees. Participated in Critical Care rounds and Journal Club.

Licensure & Certifications

Acute Care Nurse Practitioner-BC (ACNP-BC)-New York, license # 430773

Adult Nurse Practitioner – New York, license #30594

RN- New York, license # 511018-1

Ontario, Canada RN registration # 0201178

Current DEA # MM 3095379

ACLS and BLS provider: expires July 2018

NYS Infection Control: expires January 2018

NPI# 110*******

NIH Stroke certified- expires July 2017

Clinical Rotation

Saugerties Wellness Center, Saugerties, NY 2010

Integrated medical care facility offering combination of Western medical practices and traditional healing methods.

Student Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) – Primary Care

Institute for Family Health, Kingston, NY 2010

One of the largest community health centers in NY with 26 locations.

Student ANP – Primary Care

Medical Associates of the Hudson Valley, Kingston, NY 2011

Multispecialty group practice with 10 providers.

Student ANP– Infectious Disease

The Kingston Hospital, Hospitalist group 2012

Laura McGregor, ANP-BC

Student Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP)- Acute Care

Pulmonary and Critical Care Services, P.C., Troy, NY 2013 Multispecialty group practice with many providers.

Student ACNP – Pulmonary and Critical Care

St Peter’s Hospital ICU 2013

Debra Petridis, ACNP-BC

Student ACNP- Critical Care

Education & Professional Development

Post Masters Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Russell Sage College, Troy, NY (2013)- 3.9 GP

MSN, Russell Sage College School of Health Sciences, Troy, NY (2011) 3.9

Bridge Program, BA to Masters, Russell Sage College, Troy, NY (2008)

ASN/RN, Ulster County Community College, Stone Ridge, NY

BA in French & Spanish, Queens University at Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Fitzgerald NP & ACNP Review Courses and CME courses– Fitzgerald Health Education Associates (2012 -2015))

Cardiology Day at Mohonk Mountain House – (2010-2015)

CCRN Review course- American Association of Critical Care Nurses (2013)

Additional Nursing Experience

The Kingston Hospital (Health Alliance of the Hudson Valley), Kingston, NY 2000–2013

Not-for-profit 150-bed acute care hospital RN – Medical/Surgical, Neurology, Oncology, Cardiology, Pediatrics, Critical Care

Initially hired to serve on medical/surgical floor; progressed to ICU based on excellent nursing skills and proven leadership abilities. Provided comprehensive care and education to patients and their support systems. Collaborated effectively with interdisciplinary team in assessment and treatment planning. Maintained charts/records and closely monitor patient conditions. Participated in various inservice training including medication education, stroke, cardiac and renal analysis, sepsis, diabetes, and balloon pump management courses.

Hospice volunteer and Home Health Care while attending RN classes 1995-2000

Professional Memberships

Nurse Practitioner Coalition of Collier County

Nurse Practitioner Association of New York

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

The Journal for Nurse Practitioners

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses


1.Gary Sporn MD

Pulmonologist with NCH Physician Group

350 Seventh St N.

Naples, FL 34102


2.Samuel Oyugi MD

Director Hospitalist Program of Mid Hudson Physician Group, PC

396 Broadway

Kingston, NY 12401


3.Jim Corsones MD

Mentor at Mid Hudson Physicians Group

396 Broadway

Kingston, NY 12401


4.Laura Coryat ANP-BC

Hospitalist Colleague formerly at Mid Hudson Physicians, PC


5.Gina Carena

Hospitalsit colleague formerly of Mid Hudson Physicians,PC


6.Glenda Kelman DNP

Director of Nursing, SAGE Graduate School

Troy, NY


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