MICHELE VUOLO, MSN-FNP, NP-C
OBJECTIVE: Provision of the highest level of psychiatric and medical
care to patients and families that are acutely and
chronically effected by mental health disorders and
chronic medical disparities. Encourage and facilitate
public education and tolerance for those whose lives have
been plagued by mental illness and other medical
December 11, 2018- Centurion-MHM
Current NWFRC Annex and Main Unit/Holmes CI
4455 Sam Mitchell Dr
Chipley, FL 32428
Duties: All duties involve individuals coming from diverse cultures and beliefs, Perform examinations, diagnose medical conditions, prescribe medications and/or treatment on a routine and emergent basis, Initiate, interpret, and evaluate diagnostic clinical tests and prescribe or discontinue medications according to interpretation of diagnostic testing, Evaluate response to treatment related to prescription of formulary drugs and consistent with state regulations, Organize consultations and referrals along with Physician while collaborating with in-house staff and outside health care specialists as needed to ensure proper health care and treatment is provided to inmate patients, Develop Care Plans and follow-up visits with male patients in a clinical setting, Assess and treat dermatological issues including fungal and bacterial infections as well as scrape and punch biopsies to rule out skin cancers, Suturing of simple and complex lacerations not requiring ligament or tendon repair, Incision and drainage of abscesses, cysts, and lipomas, Removal of ingrown toenails, Occasional prescription of controlled substance in acute situations, Participate in telephone conferences regarding updates and changes in protocol each week.
May 1, 2018- Ingenious Health
April 4, 2019 Jacksonville, FL
Duties: Complete in-home Health Risk Assessments (HRA) on a tablet device for members of health plans from a diverse cultural population with which Ingenious Health is contracted. Complete a comprehensive assessment at each member’s home, which typically includes: identification of all current chronic conditions and completion of related care plan, a medical history review, simple physical examination, medication review/reconciliation, psychological/financial needs assessment, health and wellness education, and case management and/or other referrals when appropriate. HRA visits include the use of advanced portable diagnostic tools and/or in-home labs leading to the early diagnosis of chronic conditions, Function independently to perform HRAs at an efficient level of productivity in member homes, thoroughly assess and document member health data via electronic platform to ensure the highest quality HRA is submitted at the end of every day, Facilitate relationships with members by completing confirmation calls, honoring reasonable scheduling requests and providing exquisite customer service, collaborates effectively with team member and leadership in day-to-day operations, training/education and administrative processes, complete related daily duties, to include: correcting documentation errors on forms and resubmitting, submitting visit support documents, and electronically signing all completed HRAs.
July 11, 2016- West Florida Hospital-Pavilion
October 22, 2017 N. Davis Highway
Title: RN/Charge Nurse
Duties: Supervision of unit staff and patients in 60-bed psychiatric crisis unit. Knowledge of hospital procedures and protocol. Knowledge of psychotropic medications and side effects involved with administration of these. Knowledge of medical conditions and provision of medical care. Maintenance of safe environment for psychiatrically challenged patients in locked unit. Verbal de-escalation involved with crisis situations and ability to provide a safe environment throughout crisis. Knowledge of procedural guidelines and application of seclusion and restrain protocol. Collaboration with psychiatric and medical doctors in provision of individual care of patients. Establish and update individual treatment plans. Collaboration with patients and families regarding inpatient care and outpatient follow up.
May 18, 2015- Correct Care Solutions
April 20, 2016 5400 Bayline Drive
Panama City, FL 32404
Title: RN/Charge Nurse
Duties: Supervision of medical staff. Assessment of inmates declaring medical emergencies. Triage of those declaring newly-reported medical problems, including psychiatric issues. Treat emergent and life threatening problems based on acceptable protocol. Refer others for clinical assessment. Oversee and assist in medication administration, including compiling medications for a 1,000 bed prison and reviewing medication administration records for accuracy. Conduct nightly medical treatments and therapies as ordered by Chief Health Officer. Provide phlebotomy services as ordered, including safe practices for blood borne pathogens. Coordinate with security to provide necessary treatment for inmates requiring alternate housing and high risk inmates.
June 14, 2014- Life Management Center-Crisis Stabilization Unit
June 14, 2015 525 E. 15th St
Panama City, FL
Title: RN/Charge Nurse
Duties: Supervision of unit staff and patients in 20-bed psychiatric crisis unit. Knowledge of hospital procedures and protocol. Knowledge of psychotropic medications
and side effects involved with administration. Knowledge of medical conditions
and care involved in provision of care. Maintain safe environment for
psychiatrically challenged patients in locked unit. Verbal de-escalation skills involved
with crisis situations and provision of safe environment throughout crisis. Knowledge of procedural guidelines and application of seclusion and restrain protocol. Collaboration with psychiatric and medical doctors in provision of individual care of patients. Establish and update individual treatment plans. Collaboration with patients and families regarding inpatient care and outpatient follow up.
August 24, 2013- Ft Walton Beach Medical Center
June 14, 2014 100 Mar-Walt Dr.
Ft. Walton Beach, FL
Title: Registered Nurse
Duties: Knowledge of hospital procedures and protocols, work in float position between crisis stabilization unit and stabilized open-setting unit, provide medical assistance and maintain withdrawal protocol for chemically dependent patients, provide medical care as necessary in addressing medical issues, perform emergency assessments in Emergency Room, assure patient and staff safety, member of “Dr. Love” team. Initiate treatment plans on individual patients, collaborate with other disciplines in providing adequate psychiatric care, maintain attendance and serve as a positive role model
October 10, 2011- Emerald Coast Behavioral Hospital
August 24, 2013 1940 Harrison Ave
Panama City, FL 32401
Title: Registered Nurse (Mental Health Technician from October 2011- December 2011 when licensed as RN)
Duties: Knowledge of hospital procedures and policies, work in float position but majority of time on intensive crisis unit, open adult unit which is less acute and predominantly Axis II (Personality Disorder) and depressive patients, work on Chemical Dependency Unit. Provide medical assistance and maintain withdrawal protocol for chemically dependent patients. Member of "Code Team" which are the immediate responders to crisis situations. Charge nurse and oversee unit staff assuring staff/patient safety at all times. Initiate treatment plans of individual patients according to individual patient needs. Collaborate with psychiatry, medical, social work, and treatment team in accordance with care of individual patients. Perform 24-hour chart checks as part of night shift. Maintain attendance and serve as a positive role model.
June 2006- Returned to college to finish pre-requisites and obtained ADN.-
October 2011 Was employed as a personal assistant and caretaker
to private citizens in need of different types of assistance with loved ones, homes, and condos.
OTHER Extensive ability to use verbal intervention and de-escalation techniques
RELEVANT Not intimidated by highly acute situations or agitated patients
EXPERIENCE: History of high stress positions and ability to multi-task and remain focused
EDUCATION: High School Diploma.
Certified Medical Transcriptionist
Graduate of AA Program for Liberal Arts at Gulf Coast Community College-2012
Graduate of RN-ADN Program at Gulf Coast Community College-December 2011
Graduate of BSN Program at Gulf Coast State College-December 2014
Graduate of Chamberlain College of Nursing – MSN-FNP Program December 16, 2017
Board certification as NP-C through AANP-February 6, 2018 (F02180320)
Florida ARNP 9338347-May 18, 2018
REFERENCES: Will be furnished upon request