Terry Pontino, MSN,RN,ACAGNP
Peconic, NY 11958
Mobile Phone: 631-***-****
Secondary Phone: 631-***-****
To further my skills an acute care setting and geriatric setting. Education:
1980-1982 Fairmont State University
Degree: Associate Degree in Nursing
1984-1986 West Virginia University School of Nursing Degree of Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing
2010-2012 Adelphi University
2012 -2014 Long Island University CW Post
Clinical rotation: Primary care / Cardiology.
2014-2016 Walden University Graduation 05/15/2016. Clinical rotations: Primary Care Outpatient Clinic, Veteran Administration Medical-Surgical Unit, Cardiothoracic Surgical Unit, Emergency Room-Level I Trauma.
Nurse Practitioner 10/2017
Watersedge Nursing and Rehabilitation for adults needing Long Term Care and for those needing rehabilitation services
Assessment of residents and patients for acute and chronic healthcare needs. Diagnosis of
acute illnesses and prescriptions for medications, and diagnostic testing. Using electronic medical records. Work as part of an interdisciplinary team; attending morning meetings to discuss any patient healthcare needs, discharge planning and issues affecting patient care.
Nurse Practitioner 08/17/2017-09/28/2017
Barton Associates at Archcare Pace Senior Life Outpatient Clinic. Cared for patients 55 and over, performing annual and semiannual assessments, treatment of acute and chronic patient healthcare problems. Diagnostic and treatment of patients with multiple comorbidities.Prescribed medications and diagnostic testing using Electronic MedRecords.
Nurse Practitioner 10/2017-11/2017
Barton Associates Loretto Care for the Elderly. Acute care rehabilitation center for elderly adults with acute and chronic illnesses. Made rounds on 7 floors addressing needs for acute and chronic illnesses, prescription of diagnostic testing and medications, performed admissions and discharges, use of dictation.
Island Home Care Agency
Care of adult and pediatric patients with chronic healthcare issues. Shene Nursing
Care of adult and pediatric patients with chronic healthcare issues. I perform assessments of patients for home care service qualification, IV insertions, and PICC line dressing changes.
9 2005 – 02 2011
Lewin Medical, 35 Oliver St., Riverhead, NY 11901
Home care services for adult and pediatric patients with chronic healthcare issues.
5 2000 - 7 2005
Brookhaven Memorial Hospital
101 Hospital Rd.
East Patchogue, NY
I worked Telemetry floor for 2 yrs., then 3 years in the ER (Level 2 Trauma center) duties included gen. pt. care, including pediatrics, monitoring for arrhythmias, defibrillation, pacing, assist with rapid intubation, CPAP, IV insertions and lab drawing, medication drips and titrating, insertion of Foleys, Nasogastric tubes, oral gastric tubes, ventilator and tracheotomy care, in-line suctioning, frequent emergency codes and trauma events, pacemaker care, blood products, assist with MD procedures-central line insertions, chest tube insertions, LP's, pelvic exams,TPA administration, and conscious sedation. Charge nurse/ Staff nurse
8-198*-**-**** Eastern Long Island Hospital Greenport, NY Worked on medical-surgical unit, performed generalized patient.care. I performed IV insertion and monitoring, insertion of Foley’s, NGT, nasal feeding tubes,administered tube feedings, medication, blood, FFP, and platelets, assisted M.D.with central line insertion, chest tubes, and emergency codes. Pulled to Alcohol Detox unit frequently, where I monitored and treated clients having signs of alcohol withdrawal. Also pulled frequently to Quannacut, a long term care unit for clients with drug and / or alcohol addictions. EMT
4 2003 – 09 2016
Southold Fire Department Southold, NY
Volunteer EMS, BLS provider with emergency treatment of medical and trauma patients, performance of patient assessment, vital signs, administration of Albuterol nebulizers, O2 according to NY State BLS protocols. CPAP, Glucometer use, EpiPen administration for anaphylactic shock, and transfer of patients according to NY State BLS protocols.
8 1987 - 8 1989
Performed patient assessments, administered medications,blood products, chemotherapy, performed IV insertion and maintenance,diabetic glucose sticks, insertion of nasogastric tubes,and foley catheters. Assisted M.D. with procedures. 7-198*-*-****
West Virginia University Medical Center/ Morgantown, WV Worked on a medical-surgical floor in a university teaching hospital. I administered oral and IV medications, IV antibiotics, IV pushes, IV boluses, chemotherapy, blood and blood products.I administered Tube feedings via nasogastric tubes and gastric tubes,performed radical dressing changes, drain care, care of chest tubes, tracheostomy care and care of fresh post-op patients; including post angiogram.
Chest tube removal.
Suturing and suture removal.