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Nurse Practitioner Registered

Tempe, AZ
December 31, 2019

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**** * **** ****, *****, Arizona 85284


Highly skilled and experienced Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner with broad exposure to a variety of medical disciplines including Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Diabetes Management and Education, Weight Loss Therapies, Cardiology and Cardio-Thoracic Surgery.


Innovative Primary Care, Gilbert, AZ 1/19 – Present

Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner – Manage a full-spectrum of patient conditions from wellness through chronic/acute illness and disease management therapies.

Pioneered Clinic’s Aesthetic/Cosmetic Medicine offerings including injectables and fillers.

Specific expertise in adult (Male and Female) hormone therapies.

Gilbert Center for Family Medicine, Gilbert, AZ 2/13 – 1/19

Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner - Provided complete primary medical care and treatment for a diverse patient population ranging in age from infant to mature adult.

Expertise in diabetes management and adult hormone therapies and treatment plans.

Skilled in NextGen patient charting process.

IASIS Healthcare/Physician’s Group of Arizona, Phoenix, AZ 7/12 – 2/13

Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner – Provided cardiology care both in-clinic and via hospital rounds; pre- and post-op.

Northland Cardiology Anti-Coagulation Clinic, North Kansas City, MO 7/11 – 7/12

Nurse Practitioner - Managed anticoagulation therapies for pre- and post-operative patients.

Summit Medical Group – Internal Medicine, Knoxville, TN 8/08 – 7/11

Nurse Practitioner - Managed all primary medical care needs for a large and varied adult patient population. Special emphasis on chronic/acute illnesses and diabetes.

Parkwest Medical Center, Knoxville, TN 7/06 – 8/08

Manager, Employee Health Services with direct supervision responsibilities for three professionals including a Nurse Practitioner, a Registered Nurse and a Medical Assistant.

Provided new/current employee health checks including male/female physicals, drug screening, wellness initiatives and primary care for on-the-job injuries.

Oneida Health Center, Oneida, WI 6/04 - 7/06

Family Nurse Practitioner for large under-served, high risk population of adult patients with a predominance of complex medical needs. High incidence of diabetes and obesity, requiring medical intervention, patient health training and follow-up. Developed expertise in the installation and use of insulin pumps.

PREVEA Health Systems, Green Bay, WI 7/00 – 6/04

Family Nurse Practitioner – concepted and executed PREVEA’s diabetic patient management programs consisting of in- and outside-office educational sessions, presentations by experts in the field in addition to a having a full schedule of patients both diabetic and with other medical issues during daily work hours. 2/03 – 6/04.

Cardio-Thoracic Nurse Practitioner – provided pre- and post-operative Cardio-Thoracic surgery physical fitness assessments, care plan development and compliance measurement. Trained as the 1st Assistant to the Surgeon in the surgical suite. 7/00 – 2/03.

Bellin Health, Green Bay, WI 11/89 – 7/00

I worked a full-time, while simultaneously attending nursing school on a full-time basis, beginning at the ADN level and continuing through attainment of my Masters in Nursing degree.

Family Nurse Practitioner - Bellin Health Clinics. Provided all primary care needs for a large and diverse patient set with medical needs ranging from wellness visits to chronic, but controllable disease to acute/emergency medical care. 12/98 – 7/00

oPassed ACNN credentialing as a certified and licensed Nurse Practitioner in 1/99.

Registered Nurse – Bellin Hospital. Worked the ICU/CCU floor caring for post surgical heart and cancer patients – some of whom recovered, some of whom were facing end of life. Provided palliative care and family counseling as required. 9/94 – 12/98

oAttained Bachelors’ Degree in Nursing 12/95.

oPassed NCLEX-RN exam to become a Registered Nurse in 9/94.

Call Center Nurse – responded to patient call-ins with the most appropriate care plans following a pre-determined medical protocol. 10/91 – 9/94.

Monitor Technician – read and interpreted pre- and post-operative patient cardiac rhythms as input to the most appropriate healthcare plans. 11/89 – 10/91.


Master of Science in Nursing

University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI

High honors graduate

Master’s thesis focus - Patient Compliance to Treatment Therapies via Education and Training

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

University of Wisconsin - Green Bay, Green Bay, WI

Honors graduate

Advanced Certified Medical Education

Age Management Medicine

Chronic Disease Management for Primary Care

Pharmacology for Advanced Practice Physicians

The Ultimate Diabetes One-Day Course

Total Pharmacology

Anticoagulation Therapy Management

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

HRT Symposium

Breath Alcohol Technician

Professional Collector

Clinical Preceptor

Adult Hormone Protocols and Therapies

numerous on-line courses offered through the American Nurses Credentialing Center, the American Nurses Association and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners


Licensed Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner, State of Arizona

Licensed Registered Nurse, State of Arizona

Licensed by the DEA to prescribe and administer Schedule II, III, IV and V narcotics

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