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Nurse Practitioner Registered

Location:
Miami, Florida, United States
Salary:
$125,000
Posted:
January 15, 2017

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PROFSSIONAL PROFILE

Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Able to work independently and collaborate effectively in a team. Innovative, critical thinker with an entrepreneurial spirit able to drive critical decision making based on patient specific acuity. Committed to delivering safe, high quality patient care with integrity. Ensuring patient satisfaction while simultaneously delivering evidence based care. Innovative and resourceful within the scope of practice. Seeking a full-time position as nurse practitioner in a stimulating and challenging environment that will provide advancement opportunities.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Wound Technology Network Miami, FL

Nurse Practitioner, FNP, MSN, Wound Care Specialist Dec 2014 - Present

Conducting assessments, diagnosis, orders, treatments, prescriptions, consultations and referrals specialized in the management and treatment of chronic wounds with adults and geriatrics

Treatment options include debridement of dead tissue for chronic wounds; particularly diabetic foot ulcers, venous leg ulcers, non-healing post-surgical wounds and slow to heal trauma wounds.

Debridement of wounds by sharp, enzymatic, autolytic or surgical methods safely completed in the place of patient visit

Assessing patient conditions and administering effective wound care by ordering effective medications and dressings

Preventing and identifying infections Specializes in checking for signs and symptoms of infection and educating patients and families on effective wound care procedures, health promotion and disease prevention education.

Directing and recommending of associated services to improve wound healing outcomes including labs, radiologic tests, vascular tests, referrals, home health care, Vacuum Assisted Closure device, and orthotics

Educating the PCP, CM or referring Physicians on current wound management practices.

Recommending prescription of required medications and/or Durable Medical Equipment or supplies (DME) to facilitate wound healing and/or wound prevention

Emergency Department, West Kendall Baptist Hospital Miami, FL

Registered Nurse RN March 2013 - Dec 2014

Provided care to people across the lifespan with different conditions from infants, children, pregnant women, and the elderly

Efficiently and knowledgeably provided RN care for all ER patients, handled intubations, defibrillations, auto transfusions, Medlock insertions, splinting, and hypothermia protocol

Triage responsibilities included but not limited to laboratory results, blood work, urinalysis, and performed sterile procedures including catheterization, IV starts and dressing changes

Administered IV fluids and medications including antibiotics, packed RBC’s, TPN, and narcotics, while carefully monitoring for side effects or any adverse reactions.

Assisted in the care of multiple traumas, cardiac arrests, stroke codes, assaults, conscious sedations

Reacted effectively in emergency scenarios, demonstrating sound decision making that helped save patients’ lives.

Pediatric Emergency Department, Baptist Hospital Miami, FL

Registered Nurse RN Aug. 2007- Dec 2014

Initiated IV and catheterization on fragile pediatric population

Provided ventilator, tracheostomy, and gastrointestinal care

Administered medications orally, intramuscularly, and by gastrointestinal tube

Applied phototherapy for treatment of infants with jaundice

Provided family center care coordination to children with chronic medical conditions

E D U C A T I O N & C E R T I F I C A T I O N S

ADVANCED REGISTERED NURSE PRACTITIONER ARNP 9266358

American Association of Nurse Practitioners, certified August 2013

MASTERS OF NURSING, Family Nurse Practitioner

Florida International University, graduated 2010

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING

Barry University, graduated 2007

ASSOCIATE OF ARTS DEGREE

Miami-Dade College, graduated 2000

Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC)

Baptist Hospital, certified 2016

CORE QUALIFICATIONS

Wound management including Lymphedema treatment and management, Diabetic foot care, Venous leg ulcer treatment and management

Strong clinical skills enhanced by natural ability to build rapport with patients and families

Ensure quality of care and open lines of communication between all members of the health-care team.

Proficiency in Medical Records & Documentation, MS Office including Word, PowerPoint, Outlook.

Proficient in English and Spanish

References furnished upon request



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