Chavel Blair, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
Compassionate, dedicated, hard-working Family Nurse Practitioner delivering quality, holistic care to patients with various health issues and in various units including medical-surgical, PCU, general surgery, neurology, oncology, trauma, CPCU, surgical oncology, and orthopedic. Customer service forward thinking healthcare professional possessing notable leadership skills as well as an ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment and team. Proven successes with building and maintaining rapport with patients, nursing staff, physicians, and key constituents of diverse backgrounds while building and delivering accurate, effective, and quality care. Possesses thorough knowledge and application of PC systems, Microsoft Office, Meditech, Athena, Cerna, Sunrise, EPIC, and other software.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
JOINT INJECTIONS PAIN PUMP MANAGEMENT HEALTH MAINTENANCE & PROMOTIONS BURSA INJECTIONS TRIGGER POINT INJECTIONS PROBLEM SOLVING SPINAL CORD STIMULATORS STRONG ORGANIZATIONAL AND COMMUNICATIONS SKILLS
Master of Science in Nursing – Specialization in Family Nurse Practitioner
SOUTH UNIVERSITY – Savannah, GA
Bachelor of Science in Nursing September 2016
RASMUSSEN COLLEGE – Fort Myers, FL
LICENSURES & CERTIFICATIONS
Florida State APRN License: 11002295 Expires: 7/2020
Florida State RN License: RN9352036 Expires: 7/2020
AANP Certified Family Nurse Practitioner: F03190721 Expires: 3/2024
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certified Expires: 1/2022
Basic Life Support Certified Expires: 1/2022
August 2019-- Present
PROSPIRA PAIN CARE CLINIC-- Orlando, Florida
●Provide direct treatment and management of patients and appropriate referrals to other healthcare providers.
●Prescribe appropriate oral, transdermal and Intrathecal medications.
●Educate, and counsel's patients on drug side effects, and dangers of combining prescribed medications with alcohol, or other medications.
●Perform various intra-articular joint injections, trigger point injections, and other procedures.
●Order interventional pain procedures, explaining necessity, preparation, nature and anticipated effects of procedures.
●Assists with record keeping and completes appropriate medical charts.
●Demonstrates a high standard of moral and ethical behavior.
●Demonstrates compassion and professionalism, while being committed to outstanding patient care.
●Refill, titrate, and manage pain pumps.
●Manage, and monitor spinal cord simulators (SCS).
Pool Registered Nurse February 2015 – Present
ORLANDO REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER – Orlando, Florida
●Float between 3 campuses, providing initial assessment on over 5 patients across the lifespan daily
●Utilize interviewing, observation, and physical examination skills to elicit data regarding history of the current problem, pertinent psychosocial status of patient and family, current physician status, ability of the patient/family to provide self-care upon discharge from the hospital (education and referral)
●Ensure all equipment is correctly, appropriately, and safely utilized and maintained
●Maintain a safe environment for patients, visitors, staff, and self to help decrease the rate of injuries and incidents.
●Anticipate and initiate appropriate actions in emergency situations to help ensure successful healing.
●Communicate with and coordinate services of various departments to deliver appropriate patient care
●Assess psychosocial issues by identifying and including in applicable nursing diagnoses/plan of care
Registered Nurse February 2013 – February 2015
LEE HEALTH SYSTEMS – Fort Myers, Florida
●Provide holistic quality nursing care to patients on a 36-bed medical surgical unit
●Administer medications and treatment programs for patients to assist with improving wound healing, post-surgical healing by 100%.
●Assessed patients and developed and implemented plans of care for patients in both the medical surgical unit and telemetry unit to improve overall patient health
●Analyzed and interpreted patient data, recording pertinent medical information, and ensuring safety protocols with regulatory compliance
●Interacted and collaborated with physicians, other nurses, and supportive medical personnel for current and on-going patient care plans
●Provided a broad range of general nursing care services for acute care as well as pre- and post-surgical patients
●Worked closely with patients and family members to encourage compliance and health promotion