Kelly Lopez FNP-C, APRN
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APRN that entered nursing career into Level III NICU, cross-trained to PICU and pediatrics. Moved to Emergency Department for eight years, care of all patients throughout the lifespan and conditions from OB/GYNE, cardiac, neurologic and trauma. The last several years have been spent in the PACU gaining a new skill set while attending graduate school and clinical rotations.
Master of Science in Nursing – Chamberlain University 08/2019
Family Nurse Practitioner
Bachelor of Science in Nursing – Purdue University 05/2016
Honors, Dean’s list
Associate Degree in Nursing- College of DuPage 06//2001
NURSE PRACTITIONER PRACTICUM EXPERIENCE
Family Practice/Primary Care – Dr. Ellis Talbert (Willowbrook, IL) 250 Hours
Family Practice – Dr. Kathleen Collins, (Naperville, IL) 105 Hours
Pediatrics – Dr. Sylvia Trevino, Healthy Beginnings Pediatrics, (Plano, IL) 125 Hours
Obstetrics and Gynecology Care – Stephanie Winn WHNP, Aishling Obstetrics (Sandwich, IL) 125 Hours
RN, PACU – Presence Mercy Medical Center (Aurora, IL) 4/18–Present
Care of all ages in recovery room from all surgical procedures.
Recovery of cardiac catherization patients, EP patients, endoscopy patients, and special procedures.
RN, PACU – Loyola University Medical Center (Maywood, IL) 7/2016-4/2018
Care of patients across lifespan in PACU in Level III Trauma Center..
Alternate Charge RN, preceptor and safety committee member; developed protocol and standards to recover core valves in the PACU.
RN, EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT – Advocate Sherman Hospital (Elgin, IL) 4/2014-7/2016
Utilize critical care skills while performing conscious sedations, managing traumas, codes, septic alerts and stroke care for infants to geriatric patients.
Provided teaching and education to patients and families, while adhering to rigorous standards of care and professional practice guidelines.
Documented and successfully applied findings of patient data encompassing assessment results, interventions, medications, patient responses and treatment changes.
RN, PACU– Tri City Surgery Center (Geneva, IL) 9/2013-10/2014
Recovery of phase I and II outpatient surgical, pain management, education and discharge instruction for home.
Preoperative preparation for surgery including patient history, medication reconciliation, IV therapy.
RN, EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT – Delnor Hospital (Geneva, IL) 10/2007-8/2013
Demonstrated expertise in supporting patients of all ages in the ED with multiple chronic co-morbidities, including triage, initiating treatment and medication, performing diagnostic interventions, documentation and executing follow-ups as required.
Alternate charge RN. Member of staffing and scheduling committee.
RN NICU LEVEL III – Central DuPage Hospital (Winfield, IL) 9/2002=8/2007
RN NICU LEVEL III – Loyola University Medical Center (Maywood, IL) 7/2001-9/2002
[FNP-C] Family Nurse Practitioner, Board Certified – AANP
[APRN] Advanced Practice Registered Nurse- State of IL
[RN] Registered Nurse – State of IL
[PALS] Pediatric Advanced Life Support – American Heart Association
[ACLS] Advanced Cardiac Life Support – American Heart Association
[BLS] Basic Life Support – American Heart Association
American Association of Nurse Practitioners – 2019
National Association of School Nurses – 2014-2019
Emergency Nurses Association 2007=2017