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Nurse Practitioner Health

Durham, North Carolina, United States
January 31, 2017

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To obtain a position in the field of healthcare and/or nursing where I can develop professionally while providing quality health care to my patients, thereby achieving both personal and professional goals.


I am a board certified adult-gerontology primary care nurse practitioner specialized in HIV/AIDS. I have 834 hours of clinical placement in primary care nursing during my rotation as a student nurse practitioner and many years of clinical practice in both medical and surgical areas in the United States and Cameroon. Affable, loyal and dedicated individual with an ambition to succeed in any given environment; varied experience in the field of nursing, but willingness and readiness to gain knowledge about new subjects; Accepting of challenges, regardless of the situation; Team player, whilst also working efficiently on own

SPECIAL SKILLS; Apart from being a primary care provider, I have other unlimited skills which can expand my scope of practice;

Lumbar puncture

Surgical Procedures including excisions, Wound suturing, lipomectomy, incision and drainage, PICC line placement, wound care etc.)

Endotracheal intubation

Women’s health


Management of HIV/AIDS, and infectious diseases.

Fluent in French


MSN: Jan 2015-Dec 2016. Duke University School of Nursing, Durham North Carolina

Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner- HIV/AIDS specialty

RN-BSN: Aug. 2012 to Oct. 2013. Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, Arizona

Diploma in Nurse Anesthesiology; 2004-2005. University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital; Enugu-Nigeria

Diploma in Nursing; 1991-1994. Training School for State Registered Nurses, Bamenda-Cameroon


Nurse Practitioner Practicum: From January 2016 to December 2016, I have completed 442 clinical hours in primary care in various primary care clinics in North Carolina which include; Duke student health center Durham, Vidant multidisciplinary clinic Tarboro, and Dunn-Erwin medical center; and 392 clinical hours in HIV at Duke infectious disease clinic, Commwell health Clinic in Dunn, and the Wake county human services clinic B. I have gained a lot of clinical experience and carried out the following activities amongst others:

Medical history

Physical examination


Family counseling

Health screening

Health assessment and diagnosis

Diagnostic investigations

Differential diagnosis

Prescribing medications

Minor excisions and treatment of warts

Health promotion activities

Client and family centered care

Respect of confidentiality and abiding to HIPPA regulation

Documentation in the EMR.

Duke University Hospital Durham, North Carolina Sept. 2012 to Present


Insertion of PICC lines using the ultrasound and the Vasonova (venous processing system) to locate the tip of the central catheter

placement of midlines and peripheral intravenous catheters

Troubleshoot PICC lines for any complications such as malposition, infection, and occlusions

Accessing and de accessing portacaths, and troubleshoot when a problem arises, placing external jugular intravenous catheters and other intravenous lines using the ultrasound.

Hope Hospital, Kumba- Cameroon Jan. 2006 to Oct. 2011

Nurse Anesthetist

Assessed all patients during pre-anesthetic visits

Decided on the choice of anesthesia

Administered local, regional, and general anesthesia with endotracheal intubation to thousands of patients

Worked in the recovery room, and managed pain post-surgery using narcotics

Resuscitated and revived many asphyxiated newborns

Sutured lacerations at the casualty department and attended to emergencies.

Presbyterian Church in Cameroon Health Services1994-2004

Registered Nurse

Consulted patients with various ailments at the health centers

Made laboratory orders and prescribed medications accordingly to treat many of the endemic diseases which included malaria, typhoid fever, onchocerciasis, intestinal parasites, skin diseases respiratory infections, sexually transmitted infections, AIDS related complications, and many others

Health education during ante natal and child ware fare clinics for the prevention of malaria, sexually transmitted infections including HIV.

Wound suturing

Vaccinations against diseases such as pertussis, Polio, tetanus, diphtheria, TB, measles, and distribution of vitamin A and Mectizan.

Conducted deliveries

Created HIV/AIDS groups in the communities.

Attended coordination meetings at the district health service to plan for effective vaccination coverage in the health area.


A-GPCNP Board Certified.

Active RN license in North Carolina and in Compact States of Nursing

Active Nurse Anesthetist license in Cameroon


NCNA membership


BLS from AHA.

EKG Course Completion.


I will be happy to provide references to you at any time.

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