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Nurse Practitioner Mental Health

Location:
Las Vegas, NV
Salary:
130,000
Posted:
May 17, 2020

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Ifeanyi Madu

*** ******* ***** ******

Las Vegas, NV 89011

310-***-****

702-***-****

addacn@r.postjobfree.com

March 2, 2020

To whom it may concern

Dear Sir/Madame,

The accompanying curriculum vitae is in response to your post on the internet. I am interested in applying for the Nurse practitioner position. Your job posting states that you’re in search of a flexible, resourceful individual which describes me exactly. Attached is my Education, experience for your review and consideration.

With over 20 years of healthcare experience both as a Nursing assistant and a Pharmacy technician, my health care experience has led me to become an excellent RN graduating with a B.Sc. Nursing. My organized nature and professional attitude towards those that need care, make me a wonderful candidate for this position. A creative problem solver, who takes responsibility to every task given to him, I adapt and learn no matter the difficulty given. With over 3 years experience as a correctional nurse and 2year experience as a Psych nurse, 8 years’ experience in a Cardiac medical surgical unit, and emergency experience. I have grown into a focused, highly organized, reliable individual with strong interpersonal skills, a team player, and my experience as a med-surge nurse makes me a good strategist. During my time as an NP student, my clinicals/Didactic in school included, cardiology, surgery, infectious disease, as well as internal medicine. My ability to interact well with doctors, colleagues, and patients, with a caring and professional attitude, make me a well-rounded applicant. With the addition of the knowledge of HIPPA’s rules and regulations, while using the nursing code of conduct as a guide ensures that patient’s safety, privacy and health goals are met correctly.

I would appreciate the opportunity to meet with you to discuss how my experience and background, along with my zeal to care for patients, are a unique combination that would be ideal for this position.

Sincerely,

Ifeanyi Madu

IFEANYI MADU

785 calamus palms street, Nv, 89011

Mobile: 310-***-****, 702-***-****

Email: addacn@r.postjobfree.com

EDUCATION

ROSEMAN UNIVERSITY: B.Sc. in NURSING 2008 2011

Certified nurse assistant (C.N.A)

Pharmacy Technician

BLS (C.P.R), ACLS, EKG interpreting

Grand Canyon University: ACNPG (APRN)

3300 W Camelback Rd, Phoenix, AZ 850**-****-****

University of Texas Rio Grande: psychiatric NP 2021 2022

EXPERIENCE Year

Rawson Neal Psychiatric Hospital (Mental health)

August 2013 – October 2014

1650 community college drive

Las Vegas, NV, 89146

702-***-****

POSITION:

Psychiatric Nurse (I)

Admission intakes/ out-takes discharge, admission teaching, discharge teaching, vital signs, assessment, providing safety, charting, educating patients on symptoms and solutions to problems, patient head count, rehabilitation education, relapse education, medication education, nursing diagnosis and intervention of patient’s response to acute and chronic illness, monitor, assess and intervene in the care of patients experiencing acute and chronic psychological/physical health problems; assess changes in the patients mental/ physical status, assess the outcomes of prescribed medications/treatments, infections control,and education, caring for patients experiencing acute mental distress or who have an enduring mental illness, informing doctor of acute changes/suicidal thoughts/homicidal thoughts, proper use of restraints, documentation of restraints, delegation, assessing and talking to patients about their problems and discussing the best way to plan and deliver their care; building relationships with patients to encourage trust, while listening to and interpreting their needs and concerns; ensuring the correct administration of medication, including injections, and monitoring the results of treatment; responding to distressed patients in a non-threatening manner and attempting to understand the source of distress; applying 'de-escalation' techniques to help people manage their emotions and behavior; Preparing and participating in group and/or one-to-one therapy sessions, both individually and with other health professionals; Providing evidence-based individual therapy, such as cognitive behavior therapy for depression and anxiety; encouraging patients to take part in art, drama or occupational therapy where appropriate; organizing social events aimed at developing patients' social skills and helping to reduce feelings of isolation; preparing and maintaining patient records; producing care plans and risk assessments for individual patients; ensuring that the legal requirements appropriate to a particular setting or group of patients are observed; working with patients' families and careers, helping to educate them and the patient about their mental health problems; promoting a 'recovery' based approach to care, accuchecks, vital signs.

Centennial Hills Hospital

September 2014 – 2018

6900 north Durango DR

Las Vegas, NV 89149

702-***-****

POSITION:

Medical surgical Telemetry Nurse I

Assessments, emergency response, EKG, proper oxygen administration, use of bladder scanner, Doppler/ultrasound, informing doctors of critical or acute situations, interpreting lab results and informing doctors of critical Labs, receiving telephone orders/verbal orders, read back / documenting orders, vital signs, implementation, charting/ documentation, evaluation, assessment/ re-assessment of client pain, med-administration, medication teaching, psyche referral, doctor referral, colostomy bag change, ostomy care, education, accuchecks, I.V electrolyte replacement/ assessment, I.V insertions/ tubing placement/ medication/assessment/ removal, managing and the use of PICC-lines, vascular catheters, a.v fistula, port-a-Cath placement/removal, jackson –pratt drain assessment removal, heparin drip monitor, blood administration/ assessment, chest tube observation, urinary catheter placement/ assessment/ removal, specimen collection, laboratory interpreting/ collections, charting, Narcotic count, sharps count, patient education, NG- tube placement/ assessment/ removal, suctioning, feeding tube, patient transfer, admission, delegation, prioritization, fax, email, Consults and coordinates with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans,Prepares and administers (orally, subcutaneously, through an IV) and records prescribed medications, Reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments in accordance with the policy regarding the, Educates patients on surgical procedures/ recovery,Records patients’ medical information and vital signs,Monitors and adjusts specialized equipment used on patients, and interprets and records electronic, displays, Initiates corrective action whenever the patient displays adverse symptomatology, Provides bedside care for a wide variety of medical patients, including pre- and post-surgery patients, Initiates patient education plan, as prescribed by physician. Teaches patients and significant others how to

manage their illness/injury, by explaining: post-treatment home care needs,Changes dressings, inserts catheters, Prepares equipment and aids physician during examination and treatment of patient, Responds to life-saving situations based upon nursing standards and protocol, Participates in discharge planning,Utilizes time management skills, Records all care information concisely, accurately and completely, in a timely manner, in the appropriate, format and on the appropriate forms,Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting.

Saint rose Siena 2016 - current

3001 St Rose Pkwy, Henderson, NV 89052

702-***-****

702-***-****

Position:

Med surgical nurse I

Assessments, emergency response, EKG intepreting, proper oxygen administration, use of bladder scanner, Doppler/ultrasound, informing doctors of critical or acute situations, interpreting lab results and informing doctors of critical Labs, receiving telephone orders/verbal orders, read back / documenting orders, vital signs, implementation, charting/ documentation, evaluation, assessment/ re-assessment of client pain, med-administration, medication teaching, psyche referral, doctor referral, colostomy bag change, ostomy care, education, accuchecks, I.V electrolyte replacement/ assessment, I.V insertions/ tubing placement/ medication/assessment/ removal, managing and the use of PICC-lines, vascular catheters, AV fistula, port-a-Cath placement/removal, jackson –pratt drain assessment removal, heparin drip monitor, blood administration/ assessment, chest tube observation, urinary catheter placement/ assessment/ removal, specimen collection, laboratory interpreting/ collections, charting, Narcotic count, sharps count, patient education, NG- tube placement/ assessment/ removal, suctioning, feeding tube, patient transfer, admission, delegation, prioritization, fax, email, Consults and coordinates with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans,Prepares and administers (orally, subcutaneously, through an IV) and records prescribed medications, Reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments in accordance with the policy regarding the, Educates patients on surgical procedures/ recovery .Records patients’ medical information and vital signs,Monitors and adjusts specialized equipment used on patients, and interprets and records electronic, displays, Initiates corrective action whenever the patient displays adverse symptomatology, Provides bedside care for a wide variety of medical patients, including pre- and post-surgery patients, Initiates patient education plan, as prescribed by physician. Teaches patients and significant others how to manage their illness/injury, by explaining: post-treatment home care needs,Changes dressings, inserts catheters, Prepares equipment and aids physician during examination and treatment of patient, Responds to life-saving situations based upon nursing standards and protocol, Participates in discharge planning,Utilizes time management skills, Records all care information concisely, accurately and completely, in a timely manner, in the appropriate, format and on the appropriate forms,Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting.

Valley hospital Emergency May 2018 – Aug 2018

620 Shadow Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89106

702-***-****

Position:

Emergency nurse III

Assessments, emergency response, EKG applications and interpreting, oxygen administration, use of bladder scanner, Doppler/ultrasound, informing doctors of critical or acute situations, interpreting lab results and informing doctors of critical Labs, receiving telephone orders/verbal orders, read back / documenting orders, vital signs, implementation, charting/ documentation, evaluation, assessment/ re-assessment of client pain, med-administration, medication teaching, psyche referral, doctor referral, colostomy bag change, ostomy care, education, accuchecks, I.V electrolyte replacement/ assessment, I.V insertions/ tubing placement/ medication/assessment/ removal, managing and the use of PICC-lines, vascular catheters, AV fistula, port-a-Cath placement/removal, Jackson –Pratt drain assessment removal, heparin drip monitor, blood administration/ assessment, hypertension management(labetalol, clonidine, hydralazine, etc), hypotension management using vasopressors’, Tachycardia protocol(diltiazem, etc), chest pain management, Timely stroke acute management protocol, chest tube observation, urinary catheter placement/ assessment/ removal, specimen collection, laboratory interpreting/ collections Ct scan interpretation, X-rays interpretations, charting, Narcotic count, sharps count, patient education, NG- tube placement/ assessment/ removal, suctioning, feeding tube, patient transfer, admission, delegation, prioritization, fax, email, Consults and coordinates with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans,Prepares and administers (orally, subcutaneously, through an IV) and records prescribed medications, Reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments in accordance with the policy regarding the, Educates patients on surgical procedures/ recovery .Records patients’ medical information and vital signs,Monitors and adjusts specialized equipment used on patients, and interprets and records electronic, displays, Initiates corrective action whenever the patient displays adverse symptomatology,Provides Emergency bedside care for a wide variety of acute medically ill patients, including pre- and post-surgery patients, Initiates patient education plan, as prescribed by physician. Teaches patients and significant others how to manage their illness/injury, by explaining: post-treatment home care needs,Changes dressings, inserts catheters, Prepares equipment and aids physician during examination and treatment of patient, Responds to life-saving situations based upon nursing standards and protocol, Participates in discharge planning,Utilizes time management skills, Records all care information concisely, accurately and completely, in a timely manner, in the appropriate, format and on the appropriate forms,Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting.

Dignity health Emergency St rose (Emerus) May 2018 – Aug 2018

1550 w Craig road, North Las Vegas, NV 89032

702-***-****

Position:

Emergency nurse III/ Inpatient nurse

Assessments, emergency response, EKG applications and interpreting, oxygen administration, use of bladder scanner, Doppler/ultrasound, informing doctors of critical or acute situations, interpreting lab results and informing doctors of critical Labs, receiving telephone orders/verbal orders, read back / documenting orders, vital signs, implementation, charting/ documentation, evaluation, assessment/ re-assessment of client pain, med-administration, medication teaching, psyche referral, doctor referral, colostomy bag change, ostomy care, education, accuchecks, I.V electrolyte replacement/ assessment, I.V insertions/ tubing placement/ medication/assessment/ removal, managing and the use of PICC-lines, vascular catheters, AV fistula, port-a-Cath placement/removal, Jackson –Pratt drain assessment removal, heparin drip monitor, blood administration/ assessment, chest tube observation, urinary catheter placement/ assessment/ removal, specimen collection, laboratory interpreting/ collections, charting, Narcotic count, sharps count, patient education, NG- tube placement/ assessment/ removal, suctioning, feeding tube, patient transfer, admission, delegation, prioritization, fax, email, Consults and coordinates with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans,Prepares and administers (orally, subcutaneously, through an IV) and records prescribed medications, Reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments in accordance with the policy regarding the, Educates patients on surgical procedures/ recovery .Records patients’ medical information and vital signs,Monitors and adjusts specialized equipment used on patients, and interprets and records electronic, displays, Initiates corrective action whenever the patient displays adverse symptomatology, Provides Emergency bedside care for a wide variety of acute medically ill patients, including pre- and post-surgery patients, Initiates patient education plan, as prescribed by physician. Teaches patients and significant others how to manage their illness/injury, by explaining: post-treatment home care needs,Changes dressings, inserts catheters, Prepares equipment and aids physician during examination and treatment of patient, Responds to life-saving situations based upon nursing standards and protocol, Participates in discharge planning,Utilizes time management skills, Records all care information concisely, accurately and completely, in a timely manner, in the appropriate, format and on the appropriate forms,Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting.

Las Vegas hospitalist May 2019 – Dec 2019

170 S Green Valley Ste 300

Henderson, NV 89012

702-***-****

Position: Nurse practitioner

Responsibilities:

Participate in groups obligation to provide medical care and services to a geriatric population, patient rounding.

Independently assesses acute and non-acute clinical problems. Performs and documents physical assessments and patient histories, analyzes trends in patient conditions, and develops, documents and implements a patient management plan in response to the data obtained. This also includes assisting in the development of the nursing plan of care in addition to providing appropriate patient/ family/significant other counseling and education. Treating, diagnosing and attending to acute medical needs to geriatric patients using best practices.

Professional collaboration with consults, social workers, case workers (etc) to attend to patient needs in an efficient manner while saving costs, using generally accepted practices and standards.

Provide education to patient as well as care co-ordination, using open ended questions approach to obtain a complete medical, psychological and family history.

Patient referrals are coordinated to business partners, support groups using best practices

Teach patient education about their health, pathophysiology, risk factors, relating to prior or current medical history and ongoing conditions, as well identifying gaps that exist in their medical care.

Establish a rapport with patients’ outpatient primary care doctor and other collaborators, and home health on best plan, approach and outcomes of current medical issues.

Ensure protocols are followed for efficient health care services.

Participate fully in quality control and assurance with optimum compliance.

Ensure patients get the best quality service experience.

Participate in weekly provider meeting and updates.

Maintain licensing such as DEA, board certification and eligibility to receive reimbursement from public and private health care groups such as Medicare and Medicaid.

Maintain compliance with CME requirements

Prescribing, administering and reviewing/evaluating the patient's response to pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment.

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SOLUTIONS December 2019 Present

2831 St. Rose Parkway, Suite #221

Henderson, Nevada 89052

Office: 702-***-****

Fax: 702-***-****

Position: Nurse practitioner/APRN/Psych

Responsibilities:

Participate in groups obligation to provide medical/ psych care and services to a geriatric population, patient rounding.

Asses patient through Telepsychiatry/ telephone assessment using correct CPT codes

Independently assesses acute and non-acute psychiatric clinical problems. Performs and documents physical assessments and patient histories, analyzes trends in patient conditions, and develops, documents and implements a patient management plan in response to the data obtained. This also includes assisting in the development of the nursing plan of care in addition to providing appropriate patient/ family/significant other counseling and education. Treating, diagnosing and attending to acute medical needs to geriatric patients using best practices.

Professional collaboration with consults, social workers, case workers (etc) to attend to patient needs in an efficient manner while saving costs, using generally accepted practices and standards.

Provide education to patient as well as care co-ordination, using open ended questions approach to obtain a complete medical, psychological and family history.

Patient referrals are coordinated to business partners, support groups using best practices

Teach patient education about their health, pathophysiology, risk factors, relating to prior or current medical history and ongoing conditions, as well identifying gaps that exist in their medical care.

Establish a rapport with patients’ outpatient primary care doctor and other collaborators, and home health on best plan, approach and outcomes of current medical issues.

Ensure protocols are followed for efficient health care services.

Participate fully in quality control and assurance with optimum compliance.

Ensure patients get the best quality service experience.

Participate in weekly provider meeting and updates.

Identifies quality improvement issues and develops unit-based quality improvement programs, as well as standards of care and practice

Provides educational services to primary care providers

Through patient education and counseling, incorporates the concepts of psychiatric health maintenance, prevention, and promotion into daily practice

Provides mental health education to inmate/patient, healthcare and correctional staff

Demonstrate a commitment to multicultural competency and working with individuals from underrepresented and/or underserved populations

Timely and complete documentation and billing for services provided

Provides direct treatment and management of psychiatric conditions via prescriptive authority or referral to other healthcare providers or community resources

Perform care management duties to assess, plan and coordinate all aspects of medical and supporting services

Provides patient/family education and counseling in the areas of health promotion, maintenance, and disease prevention

Provides health teaching to patients and care providers

Direct care to participating network providers

Provides health teaching to patients and care providers

Maintain licensing such as DEA, board certification and eligibility to receive reimbursement from public and private health care groups such as Medicare and Medicaid.

Maintain compliance with CME requirements.

Detecting and evaluating any significant change in the patients' psychiatric condition, treated as indicated.

Signify Health December 2019 present

Address: 4055 Valley View Ln #700, Dallas, TX 75244

Phone: 877-***-****, 972-***-****

Performing complete histories and physicals on patients within the age determined by their certification as it relates to education and clinical training

Establishing and recording patient's current health status

Providing outpatient care to patients who present with urgent/chronic mental health conditions, change in mental status and/or functional decline.

Conducting and documenting findings on initial, periodic, episodic, and/or psychiatric examinations on patients seen in the clinical setting.

Determining potential needs for therapeutic changes, diagnostic workups, or subspecialty consultation and so order.

Detecting and evaluating any significant change in the patients' psychiatric condition, treated as indicated.

Collaborating with the patient/family to establish physical, mental, cultural and environmental factors that facilitate goals and activities.

Responsible for the assessment of risk factors, performing psychiatric histories, ordering diagnostic and therapeutic tests/studies, initiating consults and referrals.

Reviewing medications for clinical need, simplification, and possible drug-drug interactions and adjust as indicated.

Making the practice decisions autonomously and/or in consultations with physician and health care professional, in a collegial relationship for mutual consultation and referral

Primary care provided to home-bound patients with debilitating and chronic illnesses

Diagnosis, treatment, evaluation, and management of acute and chronic illness (e.g., diabetes, COPD, hypertension)

CAREER GOAL STATEMENT

5 years career goals statement:

To become an expert in providing patient quality care.

Done:

Learned and increased my training in 2 years.

Gained an experience and having the privilege in working emergency department hospital.

Means:

I intend to work 5 years at a challenging, cutting edge technology and evidenced based position where can enhance my skills and knowledge.

During these 5 years I aim to:

Take new perspectives and eventually manage/influence others by opening my own company.

Communicate with the health industry and leaders to develop new and better ways to manage patient health.

Learn business management for establishing my business in consulting after these 5 years.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

License #: RN 69741, ACLS- BLS, PALS, EKG current. ANCC, APRN License: # 818778, DEA# MM5261855, NPI# 129*******, CAQH ID# 14512380, Medicare #, Medicaid #

GPA 3.7

Technical Skills: Competent with Microsoft and Mac OS X operating systems. Proficient in Microsoft office packages, excel, word, power point, CERNA, EMTECH, First Net

Hobbies: Enjoy reading, movies and sports

References: can be given upon request

Languages: Igbo, English

AFFILIATIONS

American nurse’s association (ANA)



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