Kimberly Hollis, FNP-BC, MSN,RN, CFCN
Savannah, GA 31410
To obtain a position where my skills as a family nurse practitioner can be used to help promote health and wellness as well as provide health care to all generational spans of a community.
Master of Science in Nursing,
Family Nurse Practitioner Program Graduated April 2018
King University, Bristol, Tennessee
Bachelor of Science in Nursing Graduate May 2011
Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, Arkansas
Nurse Practitioner Experience:
Memorial Health University Medical Center 12-17-2018 to Present
Outpatient nurse practitioner coverage for wound care facility. Assess and treat consulted patient with wound vacs, diabetic ulcers, venous ulcers, ostomy complications, etc. Job consists of ordering diagnostic test, prescribing medications, referring to specialties, ordering dressings and performing minor procedures.
Spine Center of Savannah 10/15/2018 to 04/26/2019
Urgent care nurse practitioner assessing patients with spinal and orthopedic complications related to MVA, chronic or acute complications. Job consists of ordering diagnostic testing, prescribing medications, ordering physical therapy or epidural steroid injections. Performing joint injections, trigger point injections, removing sutures or staples, assessing post operative patients.
ETSU Family Physicians, Kingsport, TN, part time 3-2016 to 6-2018
Family Medicine Resident Program Clinic
Working as a clinic nurse providing patient care of newborn through geriatric age groups. Job includes assisting with the procedures and the OBGYN clinic, providing care in the intensivist clinic decreasing readmission rates to our patient population, and basic nursing duties. Child well visits along with vaccinations performed. The office provided ample opportunities of learning for me while in the nurse practitioner program as it was a training facility for a resident program.
Wellmont Wound Care, Bristol, TN, prn 6-2015 to 4-2017
Outpatient clinic nurse which provided treatment, education, and surgical preparation for diabetic, vascular, and trauma patients. Treatment plans included use of unna boots, profore wraps, wound vacs, ostomy application, and basic wound medication application with dressings. During this time I was taught how to apply a total diabetic foot cast and was the overflow for the casting room. I assisted the floor wound care nurse in the hospital on occasion with high patient volume.
Relocated from Mississippi to Virginia (spouse's resident program) 6-2015
Forrest General Wound Care, prn 4-2014 to 5-2015
Provided outpatient nursing care to diabetic, vascular, and trauma patients. Applied unna boots, profore wraps, wound vacs, and performed basic wound care. Assisted physician with debridement of all stages of ulcers and wounds.
Southern Bone and Joint Specialist, part time 7-2012 to 2-2015
Outpatient clinic nurse assisting with patient care by educating, making referrals, scheduling surgery and spinal injections, removing stitches and staples, removing and applying limb casts, and assisting physician with removal of fixator devices. On occasion, pulled to other physician pods to give injections and reapply wound vacs as I was one of the only RNs in practice. Answered phone messages from all patients to address problems or refill medications. Worked with PA department to get all scheduled procedures approved by insurance.
Mollen Immunization Clinics, prn 5-2012 to 12-2012
Provided immunizations to Camp Shelby soldiers for deployment.
Windom House, Medicare Case Manager 11-2011 to 5-2012
Managed Medicare rehabilitation patients within the facility. Provided daily Medicare appropriate documentation on therapy, diet, medications, and progress for each patient along with two LPN nurses working aside me. Created care plans and attended monthly meetings with patient and family members to discuss plan and any concerns. Assessed possible candidates for admission to the rehabilitation portion of our facility at local hospitals each morning before presenting to work for morning staff meeting. Patients were presented and discussed to determine acceptance. Addressed any patient concerns from therapy or nursing staff to direct resolution. Reviewed charts monthly to address any documentation concerns. Included in rotation for emergency pull to fulfill floor medication nurse.
Relocated from Arkansas to Mississippi (spouse's medical program) 7-2011
Clinical Rotations Experience:
Women's health: 2 rotations/Season's OBGYN office, Dr Herriott
Addressed education, preventative care, acute and chronic problems, and management of gynecologic and obstetric care from teen to geriatrics. Performed
pap smears, breast exams, skin tag removals, IUD removal, and screening for problematic areas. Observed colposcopy procedures, Nexplanon and IUD insertion, and pessary checks. Observed an emergency HELLP syndrome c- section.
Pediatrics: Pediatric Associates, Dr Makers
Addressed acute illness, well-child exams, sports physicals, and preventative care from birth to young adult.
Emergency Department, Bristol Regional Medical Center, Courtney Conkin FNP Addressed acute and chronic illness care from infant to geriatrics alongside physician. Performed suturing, I&D, dental blocks, and soft casting. Reviewed x- rays, MRIs, and CTs. Reviewed and interpreted lab values.
Adult and Geriatric health: Wellmont Medical Associates Endocrinology and Diabetic Center with Teresa Vance, FNP, Wellmont Medical Associates, Eleanor Hess, FNP, 2 rotations at Twin City Medical, Dr. Katie Croteau, Cross Roads Medical Mission, Susan Johnson, FNP
Addressed acute and chronic illness, provided health promotion, education, and preventative focused care. Performed pap smears, breast exams, trigger point injections, KOH wet mount interpretation, cerumen impaction removal, evaluation of insulin pumps, lab value interpretation, and referrals.
Nurse Practitioner and RN-Georgia RN281463
Certified Foot Care Nurse
Keena Walton, Nurse Case Manager at ETSU Family Physicians 423-***-****
Dr Michael Patterson, Southern Bone and Joint 610-***-****
Heather Bollinger, FNP, BSN classmate 870-***-****
Teresa Vance, FNP, Preceptor 276-***-****
Dr Samantha Herriott, Preceptor 248-***-****
Dr Scott Rojas, Medical Director of Memorial Wound Care Clinic 214-***-****
Dr Avino, Savannah Vascular 912-***-****
Dr Brown, Savannah Vascular 912-***-****
Dr McLeod, Savannah Plastic Surgery 678-***-****