Quality-oriented recent college graduate with a Masters of Science in Nursing in Family Nurse Practitioner (3.85 GPA), with 14+ years of work experience. Aiming to leverage academic experience and a proven knowledge of acute care facility, case management, and patient safety to successfully fill the APRN (Advanced Practice Registered Nurse) role at your company. Frequently praised as detail-oriented by my peers, I can be relied upon to help your company achieve its goals.
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner PMHNP Candidate (Expected graduation April 2021)
Relevant Coursework: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP)
D.N.P. Evidenced Based Practice and Leadership Candidate (Expected graduation Jun 2021)
Masters of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner (Oct 2018)
UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX
B.S. Nursing (Nov 2015)
A.S. Registered Nurse RN (Oct 2007)
A.A. Nursing (Dec 2004)
MIAMI SPRINGS SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
Miami Springs, FL
High School Diploma (Jun 1990)
WELLCARE/STAYWELL/MEDICAID/MEDICARE, Miami, FL
SMI (Severe Mental Illness), APRN-Field Care Manager, May 2019 - Present
Telehealth/Telemedicine Certified, I have Telemedicine Certificate.
Assist patients with getting into drug rehabilitation programs inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation.
Enroll members in Case Management services to begin drug rehabilitation services.
Work with patients with the top three severe mental illnesses (Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia, & Schizo-Affective Disorder.
Work in the community visiting members home, Visit Psychiatric institutions to engage member in Case Management Services.
Perform Medication Reconciliations.Comprehensive Needs Assessments. SF-12HRA
NOVA UNIVERSITY, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Psychiatric Adjunct Faculty Professor, May 2019 - Present
Teach RN students in the practicum setting of Psychiatric Mental Health Courses.
Teach nursing students about Psychiatric Care of Patients in Locked Down Intensive Psychiatric Units.
Teach the Modalities and Behaviors of Psychiatric patients to RN/BSN students in Psychiatric Hospitals.
Assist students with questions in the realm of Psychiatry in locked down inpatient Psych units.
PRIMEHEALTH PHYSICIANS, Miami, FL
FNP-APRN, Internship, Feb 2017- October 2018
Primary Care APRN, Internship with preceptor who is a Physician Assistant.
Medication Refills Duties.
Referrals to specialists.
Diagnosing and providing treatment under the supervision of a Physician Assistant.
CARE REVOLUTION, Miami, FL
RN Outpatient Surgery Centers in Miami, Broward and Palm Beaches, Jun 2017 - Jun 2019
Pre-OP Nurse/PACU Nurse
JACKSON HEALTH SYSTEMS (MAIN DOWNTOWN CAMPUS), Miami, FL
RN Float Pool Team, Mar 2016 - Oct 2018
Worked in the float pool team, where I floated to all units throughout the hospital.
Provided Nursing Care to patients in the Ryder Trauma Center, Orthopedics, Oncology, Neuro, and Psychiatric elopement units.
Provided nursing care to patients in the Emergency Room setting, including Baker Act patients.
Provided nursing care to patients in the Medical Surgical unit, Telemetry units, and cardiac step down units.
Cared for vulnerable populations such as homeless, psychiatric patients, patients with controlled substance issues, State and local inmate populations.
AVENTURA HOSPITAL, Miami, FL
RN (Float Pool Agency HCA), Jun 2012 - Feb 2017
Floated Throughout the whole hospital in every nursing discipline.
Floated to all 5 Psychiatric Units in the psychiatric floors of the hospital.
Medical Psychiatric Unit Patient Care.
Oncology Patient Care.
Pain management IV medication treatment.
Intensive Psychiatric care of patients.
Geriatric psychiatric care of patients.
Sickle Cell patients pain management.
Worked the Emergency Room as a Registered Nurse.
Worked the Trauma Unit.
Worked the Cardiac Unit caring for patients status post Cardiac Catheterizations.
KENDALL REGIONAL HOSPITAL, Miami, FL
RN Agency Float Pool (HCA), Jun 2010 - Feb 2017
Worked with State, and Local inmate population in the realm of nursing Psychiatric Care.
Worked with Baker Act Patients, Medical Surgical Patients, Orthopedic Patients.
Worked in Trauma Unit with burn patients and any Trauma patients in Realm of Nursing.
ER nurse in a very fast paced ER setting.
Worked with Telemetry patients in different Telemetry units throughout the hospital.
Worked with patients with GI problems, and recovered patients after upper and lower endoscopies.
Provided IV infusion Therapy to patients, Started IV's, indwelling and external urinary catheters.
Administered IM, SQ, and IV medication therapies.
Provided Trach Care on respiratory unit, for patients with tracheostomies.
JACKSON HEALTH SOUTH CAMPUS (PSYCHIATRY DEPARTMENT), Miami, FL
RN (Psychiatric unit RN, and Psychiatric Intake RN), Jul 2012 - Nov 2014
Worked Intake Psychiatric locked down unit receiving baker acts and any patients arriving to intake unit with psychiatric issues to admit to the psychiatry hospital at JHS South.
Worked inpatient Psychiatric Unit providing psychiatric nursing care of psych patients with any psychiatric disorders.
Worked closely with Metro Dade Police Department, who was the department that would bring the Baker Act patients in the middle of the night to stabilize in the intake unit then transfer them to the inpatient unit of the psychiatric facility.
UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI HOSPITAL, Miami, FL
RN (Float Pool Nurse), Feb 2010 - Jul 2012
Worked in all 4 psychiatric locked down units, providing RN nursing care to any type of psychiatric patient.
Worked Telemetry unit starting heparin drips and providing heparin infusion PT/INR lab monitoring for patients with cardiac diagnosis of Atrial Fibrillation and any cardiac dysrhythmias that needed heparin drip care.
Worked medical surgical unit.
Worked Oncology Unit.
MERCY HOSPITAL (MAGNET CERTIFIED HOSPITAL), Miami, FL
RN Telemetry Step Down Nurse/Per Diem Float Pool Nurse, Aug 2008 - Jul 2012
Started in a busy step down telemetry unit, working with Open Heart patients.
Status post open heart patients, S/P cardiac catheterization patients.
Worked Oncology unit with every type of Oncology patient providing nursing care assistance and support.
Worked on Orthopedic floor caring for patients with Total Knee Replacements, Spinal cord injury patients, and cared for patients with total hip replacement patients. Administered narcotics before patients went to physical therapy and occupational therapies so they can tolerate the pain levels during the PT/OT therapies.
CREDENTIALS AND LICENSES
DEA (Drug Enforcement Agency) Controlled Substance Prescribing License
APRN (Advanced Practice Registered Nurse License), ANCC-Board Certified
RN (Registered Nurse License)
BLS (Basic Life Support)
ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support)
Cardiac Telemetry Certification from Mercy Hospital