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Nurse Practitioner Registered

Boca Raton, FL
January 14, 2020

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***** ***** ***** **** **** Raton, Florida 33498 484-***-**** OBJECTIVE Patient-focused and compassionate advanced practice registered nurse candidate seeking position with growing medical practice in Boca Raton, FL.


RN – Florida No. 9527084 (current through 04/2021) APRN – pending application

FNP-C – certification no.: F12191060 (current through 12/2024) PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Florida Association of Nurse Practitioners


Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA

Master of Science in Nursing, December 2019 GPA: 3.78 Honors: Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society

Immaculata University, Immaculata, PA

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, May 2013 GPA: 3.46 Student Nursing Society

Rosemont College, Rosemont, PA GPA: 3.52

Bachelor of Science in Biology, May 2010


Eastbank Primary Care Associates, Metairie, LA August 2019 - December 2019 Nurse Practitioner Student under direction of preceptor Jorge Contreras, MD 210 Hours Adult and Geriatric Primary Care

• Independently performed comprehensive and focused physical examination of patients of varying ages appropriate to presenting complaint using current assessment technique and equipment for physical exam

• Appropriately developed treatment plans with preceptor assistance to adequately treat conditions utilizing holistic approach to care guided by evidence-based practice Access Health Louisiana, Kenner, LA January 2019 - May 2019 Nurse Practitioner Student under direction of preceptor Sam Obgartel, APRN, FNP-C 210 Hours Adult Primary Care

• Performed and modified comprehensive and focused physical examinations based on chief complaint or symptoms for adult patients in an organized and timely manner

• Conducted appropriate developmental, behavioral, and mental health screenings according to evidence

- based guidelines

• Obtained accurate history for comprehensive, episodic, and acute visits for patients throughout a lifespan

• Utilized pertinent positives and negatives in history to arrive at priority differential diagnoses

• Appraised data from best available resources to enhance clinical decisions

• Participated in documentation of history, physical exam, and health promotion using designated electronic medical record program

Access Health Louisiana, Kenner, LA November 2018 - December 2018 Nurse Practitioner Student under direction of Monica Pedersen, CPNP 90 Hours Pediatric Primary Care

• Performed and modified comprehensive and focused physical examinations for age-appropriate medical/developmental/social history from children and/or accompanying adult

• Performed thorough physical exam of newborn infant

• Demonstrated ability to identify normal developmental milestones in infancy, childhood, adolescence and recognize deviations or delays.

• Evaluated common pediatric conditions including: fever, rash, sore throat, vomiting, diarrhea, respiratory distress, heart murmurs, lymphadenopathy and failure to thrive

• Demonstrated ability to recognize variations in common laboratory findings and vital signs

• Demonstrated ability to appropriately formulate a patient care plan based on applicable differential diagnoses

• Provided age-appropriate anticipatory guidance about: newborn care, nutrition, behavior/development, immunizations, and injury prevention/household safety Ochsner Medical Center – Baptist, New Orleans, LA August 2018 - October 2018 Nurse Practitioner Student under direction of preceptor Nicole Charbonnet, MD 90 Hours Women’s Health - Obstetrics and Gynecology

• Evaluated, managed, and educated patients on acute, chronic, and routine and preventative conditions encountered in the prenatal and women’s health setting

• Performed appropriate physical exam, vaginal speculum exam, bimanual exam, and breast exam

• Perform and assist in routine prenatal exam including weight check, routine UA, fetal Doppler heart rate monitoring, and measurement of fundal height

• Observe and assist in endometrial biopsy

• Observe and assist in normal vaginal delivery

• Obtain vaginal cultures

• Performed routine Pap smear

• Present an oral presentation to the preceptor which included pertinent patient information, clinical diagnosis, and treatment plan

Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, LA October 2013 - November 2017 Registered Nurse, Gastrointestinal Surgical Stepdown Unit

• Provided high standard of patient care to adult and geriatric populations on a 30-bed progressive care unit, with 3-4 patient assignment

• Championed patient-advocacy by coordinating with physicians, therapists, case workers, and clinical supervisors to achieve optimal outcomes

• Administered intravenous infusions including, but not limited to: iron, blood products, steroids, antibiotics, antihypertensive emergency agents, and IV fluids for hydration

• Administered injections including, but not limited to: vaccines, B12, Rhogam, anticoagulants, Procrit, and antibiotics

• Accessed and maintained PIVs, central line catheters, midline catheters, PICC lines, dressing changes, discontinuation, and educated patients and families on infection control and home maintenance

• Effectively managed hyperglycemia through insulin titration in diabetic patients

• Triaged adverse effects and complications of blood products and infusion reactions, expediting to higher levels of care through careful monitoring

• Tracheostomy and laryngectomy care including sterile deep suctioning

• Performed advanced wound care involving surgical sites, pressure ulcers, colostomies, wound vac, and traumas

• Educated patients and families regarding treatment plans, management of side effects, cancer services, community resources, and goal setting to ensure a holistic approach to care

• Precepted nursing students and recent graduates and trained new clinical staff SKILLS AND INTEREST

• Proficient in Electronic Medical Records

• Cooking, traveling, yoga

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