Vafa Mol Favas RN, BSN, MSN
Deer Park NY – 11729
Nurse RN working in vent unit of a long-term facility from (June 2019-present) and has 1 year of experience in medical and pediatric oncology and has 2 year of experience as a Registered Nurse in pediatric ward. Possess a master’s qualification in nursing (pediatric). Aiming to leverage my experience and knowledge to effectively fill the nursing position at your organization.
A strong motivated Registered nurse with expertise in pediatric ward and oncology care. Strong service-oriented skills and passionate about delivering high quality care to all patients. To pursue a challenging and rewarding career as a Registered Nurse. Ability to adapt to changes necessary to achieve the short and long-range goals of a prestigious organization.
Adult trach/Vent nurse (Charge Nurse)
Gurwin Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre -Commack, Long Island, NY
●8 or 12hour shift work providing care to medically fragile ventilator dependent clients.
●Maintain airway patency by providing appropriate tracheostomy care
●Responded accordingly to high /low pressure alarms
●Conducted full respiratory assessment daily
●Knowledge in handling VOCSN vent machines.
●Documented care according to facility policy.
●Activities of daily living.
●Supported nutrition by administering g-tube feedings/Changed g-tube as PRN.
●Recorded patient medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records.
●Knowledge in OPTIMUS emar/etar.
●Performed all tasks with a patient centered Focus while seeking opportunities for improvement.
July 2010-august 2012 Sri Ramachandra medical Centre, Chennai, India
●Student Registered Nurse
●Direct nursing care in pediatric ward under Pediatric Nurse
●Administration of medications (IV, IM, SC) to children with various pediatric conditions
●Gave health education regarding growth and development according to each stage, immunizations, home care, prevention of accidents, child abuse, and prevention of SIDS.
●Helped in conducting play therapy.
●Conducted individual and group researches.
March 23rd, 2009 – March 31st, 2010 Lakeshore Hospital & Research Centre Ltd, Cochin, INDIA
●Ensures safe care to patients, staff and visitors, adhering to all Lakeshore policies, procedures, and standards, within budgetary specifications, including time management, supply management, productivity and quality of service.
●Involved in the management of medical oncology patients.
●Experienced in administering various chemotherapeutic drugs and managing their complications.
●Assisted in bone marrow biopsies, lumbar puncture, venous access device insertions, pleural tapping, ascitic tapping.
●Served as a resource person for staff members and patient advocate.
●Following all infection control guidelines (JCI, NABH accredited Hospital)
2010-2012 Sri Ramachandra college of nursing Chennai, India
Masters in pediatric nursing –
USA equivalent: Master’s Degree in Nursing (Pediatric Nurse Practitioner) evaluated by USCES, LLC
2004-2008 Yenepoya nursing college Mangalore, India
Bachelor in nursing
Certifications and license
●Registered Nurse from New York Board of Nursing
●BLS from AHA
●Life member of Tamil Nadu and Kerala Nurses Association, INDIA
●Eighth international nurses conference (Theme: Translating knowledge through interactive teaching learning enhances quality) January 2012.
●Seventh international nurses conference (Theme: Innovations in nursing education and practice through evidence-based research: Paramount importance) January 2011
●Second national conference on child abuse for multidisciplinary professionals (Theme: detection and management of medico-legal cases of child abuse) September 2010.
Research studies conducted on
●A study to assess the effectiveness of laptop assisted teaching about child abuse on knowledge and attitude among mothers of under five children in a selected village, Thiruvallor district, Chennai, India.
●A study to assess the time spend by Nurses during morning shift in the pediatric ward at Sri Ramachandra Hospital, Porur, Chennai, India.
●A study to assess the degree of malnutrition among under five children in selected areas of Nemam Village, India.
1.Maryann Thorman, NCC, Gurwin Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre -Commack, NY
2.Christina Jones, ADON, Gurwin Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre -Commack, NY