In May of this year, I will complete the Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) program at Troy University. I am seeking a full-time position. I have 15 years of experience in cardiovascular critical care and have a solid foundation in caring for the critically ill. I am seeking the opportunity to further my growth and knowledge.
Eliza Coffee Memorial Hospital/North Alabama Medical Center December 2004 – Current
nImmediate post-op recovery of Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG), thoracic, and vascular surgeries with a focus on reversal of anesthesia, ventilator weaning, and hemodynamic stabilization.
nManaging complex care for critically ill patients.
nExperienced in maintaining adequate perfusion/cardiac output through inotropic support or Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP) therapy.
nKnowledgeable with Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO), Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT), and Impella devices.
nSkilled in epicardial pacing (all modes)
nManagement of epidurals
nExperienced with Pulmonary Artery (PA) catheters, Left Atrium (LA) lines, and arterial lines
nMediastinal and pleural chest management
nCharge nurse for five years. Handling the daily responsibilities of staffing and patient loads for all staffing based on acuity. Collaborated with a multi-disciplinary team to address potential outcomes.
nClinical resource nurse for new nursing graduates
Troy University August 2016-Anticipated May 2020
Family Nurse Practitioner MSN program in Troy, Alabama
University of North Alabama August 2001-December 2004
Nursing BSN program in Florence, AL
Northwest-Shoals Community College August 1999- May 2001
General prerequisites for nursing school in Muscle Shoals, Alabama
BCLS, ACLS, CCRN
Central Alabama Nurse Practitioner Association January 2020- Current