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Registered Nurse Practitioner

Wichita, Kansas, United States
October 10, 2016

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A recent graduate with a Master's Degree in Nursing - Specializing in Family Nurse

Practitioner. Board certified with AANP FNP-C. A responsible registered nurse with excellent communication skills andresponsibility demonstrated by 27 years of experience in Healthcare. Strong clinical and people

skills. Plan to build on this experience as a Nurse Practitioner. As a recent graduate - open to new

opportunities and would appreciate the opportunity to meet with your company to discuss a position as a

Nurse Practitioner.


Strong clinical judgment Patient/family focused

High level of autonomy Prompt

Professional bedside manner Leader

Thorough physical assessments Responsible

Patient and family advocacy Preceptor


Registered Nurse, 06/2002 to Current

Robert J Dole VA Medical Center – Wichita, KS

Registered Nurse in Medical/Surgical Intensive care unit - direct patient care, relief charge nurse

Interventional Radiology Nurse- scheduled procedures, patient and family education, assisted in

procedures, recovery of patients, follow up care

Placement of PICC, midline, and peripheral lines hospital wide. PICC certified instructor

Cardiac Catheterization Lab nurse - scheduling, pre-op, post-op, circulated cases for cardiac

catheterization and interventional radiology cases

Cardiology department - Case manager for cardiology patients. Follow and monitor LVAD and heart

transplant patients. Scheduling of cardiac procedures, pre-op and post-op education

Assist with nuclear stress tests, stress echocardiograms, EKG's, clinic

Registered Nurse, 06/2011 to 12/2014

Axis Vascular – Wichita, KS / Kansas City, KS

Placement of peripheral IV sites, PICC/Midlines in contracting facilities

Worked independently with a high level of personal accountability

Registered Nurse, 01/2004 to 05/2012

Heartland Home Health and Hospice – Wichita, KS

Registered nurse for home visits for home health and hospice.

Administered and monitored long term users of Milrinone infusion for CHF patients

Placement of PICC/Midlines in contracting facilities

Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability

Provided on-call care at all times of day and night

Registered Nurse, 01/2003 to 10/2003

Wesley Medical Center – Wichita, KS

Registered Nurse in surgical intensive care unit on as needed bases

Closely monitored acute conditions.

Developed patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations and nursing diagnosis

Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens

Nurse Manager, 03/2000 to 05/2002

Wesley Rehabilitation Hospital – Wichita, KS

Oversaw and managed clinical staff in patient care activities while maintaining a high level of staff

morale and professionalism.

Documented patient information obtained from interviews

Delegated clinical staff duties

Scheduling of clinical staff

Registered Nurse, 01/1999 to 03/2000

Caring Hearts of Wichita – Wichita, KS

Home Health Field Nurse- Home Visits - Specializing in critical care - cardiac. Medicare Certified

Psychiatric Nurse. Nurse case manager

Charge Nurse, 10/1998 to 06/1999

Westview Manor Nursing Facility – Derby, KS

Charge Nurse on 11pm-7am shift

Oversee clinical staff and all residents

Staff scheduling

Director of Clinical Services, 02/1997 to 02/1999

Prime Health Home Care – Wichita, KS

Director of Clinical Services - Oversee all clients and staff.

Development of Congestive Heart Failure program.

Billing, payroll. Scheduling of all visits. Continuous chart audits.

Specialized in IV therapy.

Education of staff - in-service, orientation.

Specializing in critical care - cardiac.

Registered Nurse, 10/1998 to 05/1999

Derby USD 260 School System – Derby, KS

Substitute school nurse for all schools.

Administered medications throughout the day.

Managed the care of sick and injured children.

Registered Nurse, 01/1988 to 10/1996

Via Christi Health Systems - St. Joseph Campus – Wichita, KS

Registered nurse in the Emergency Department

Relief charge nurse, trauma team leader, took trauma and department call

Direct patient care for any emergency room patient who came in for treatment

ACLS/Advanced Cardiac Life Support certified/ instructor; TNCC/Trauma Nurse Core Course

certified/instructor; PALS/Pediatric Advanced Life Support certified

Senior nurse technician for two years prior to receiving Bachelor of Science in Nursing


Master of Science in Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner, 2016

Walden University - Minneapolis, MN

Bachelor of Science: Nursing, 1996

St. Mary of the Plains - Dodge City, KS


American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Member

American Nurses Association (ANA) Member


APRN FNP-C - AANP board certified

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification and Basic Life Support Certification

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