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Nurse Practitioner Medical

Knoxville, TN
September 23, 2020

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East Tennessee State University Nurse Practitioner Program

Family Nurse Practitioner Rotations 09/2018 – 05/2020 Extensively trained in treatment strategies for wide range of disease states spanning pediatric, adult, and geriatric patient populations.

• Gained extensive high-level training at multiple facilities including UT Medical Center, Summit Medical Group, and Covenant Health

• Worked closely with physicians to develop accurate diagnoses for issues ranging from chronic illnesses to acute onset disease states spanning cardiac, pulmonary, neurological, and gastrointestinal among others

• Integrally involved in improving outcomes for patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes while working to manage A1C levels, manage peripheral neuropathy, and improve patient compliance with long-term care plans

• Assisted with improving clinic productivity by implementing facility protocols, streamlining workflows, and coordinating nursing staff

• Trained in Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Acute Care and Women’s Health while providing general evaluations to assess symptoms and properly diagnose issues

• Analyzed laboratory results from general CBCs to specialized tests to identify potential problems while also collaborating with providers to augment dosing and frequencies according to lab values

• Accurately evaluated medication orders and administered PO, IM, IV, and subcutaneous mediations in adherence to dosing and frequency requirement PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

University of Tennessee Medical Center Level I Trauma Knoxville, TN Emergency Room – Staff Nurse 05/2014 – Present

Provided exemplary patient care and accurately managed treatment strategies for a wide range of complications in collaboration with care teams.

• Significantly reduced potential health risks by continuously analyzing patient data and implementing targeted plans for patients with a wide range of issues including CHF, COPD, STEMI, Sepsis, DVT/PE pathways, and numerous other complications

• Evaluates EKGs and diagnostic data to identify arrhythmias, heart blocks, supraventricular tachycardias, and ST segment changes while integrating chemical and electrical cardioversion protocols to normalize values

• Accurately treated cardiac conditions while integrating extensive experience in vasopressor management and titrating Diltiazem, Amiodarone, and Nitroglycerin drips while working with physicians to optimize dosing and increase efficacy

• Leveraging advanced knowledge of stroke protocols and assessment techniques to identify potential TIA/CVA/Ischemic events while also managing administration for TPA

• Assisted physicians with intubations, sedations, managing critical codes, and preparing patients for emergency surgery


Talented Nurse Practitioner with

extensive training and experience in

providing patients with exemplary

care, building positive relationships,

and integrating advanced care

techniques to improve outcomes.

History of accurately diagnosing

complex diseases, accurately

prescribing best-in-class medications,

and systematically establishing

excellence across all care processes

to continuously impact patient

satisfaction and wellbeing.

• Proven Success in Managing Care for

a Wide Range of Patient Populations

• Experience in Developing Differential

Diagnoses & Creating Highly Effective

Care Strategies

• Expertise in Building Strong Patient

Relationships & Impacting

Satisfaction/Retention Metrics

• Background in Effectively Managing

Patient Volumes while Maintaining


• History of Evaluating & Treating

Patients with Diabetes, CHF, PAD,

COPD, CHF & other Issues

• Strong Training in Pharmacology &

Prescribing Methodologies

• Extensive ER - Trauma Experience

936 Station View Road

Knoxville, TN 37919


Family Nurse Practitioner – Board Certified





University of Tennessee Medical Center continued…

• Evaluated patient drug allergy reactions and worked closely with providers and pharmacy staff to resolve issues and improve efficacy across PO, IM, and IV medications

• Maintained outstanding compliance with HIPAA and federal, state, and local regulations while integrating meticulous EMR charting to track patient progress and provide highly accurate medical records

• Created collaborative environments across numerous teams while acting as a liaison to bridge communication gaps between technical and non-technical staff

• Assisted with improving safety for both patients and staff by evaluating patient fall risks and working with department leaders to implement best practices, rollout policy changes, and ensure adherence to PPE requirements

• Gained a detailed knowledge of nursing best practices and subsequently leveraged training to identify patient issues, establish positive relationships, and promote patient-focused teams

• Acquired outstanding organizational skills and ability to multi-task while directing patient flow within the department


University of Tennessee Medical Center Knoxville, TN Emergency Department Technician 03/2012 – 04/2014 EDUCATION

Master of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner Concentration East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN May 2020 Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Western Governors University, Franklin, TN 2018

Associate of Science in Nursing

Excelsior College, Albany, NY 2014

Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Health Science Bryan College, Dayton, TN 2008


BLS Basic Life Support Certification 2012 – Present ACLS Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification 2014 – Present PALS Pediatric Life Support Certification 2014 – Present TNCC - Trauma Nurse Core Course 2014 – Present

ASLS Advanced Stroke Life Support 2014 – Present Tennessee RN licensure

Tennessee APRN licensure FNP-BC ANCC


Family Nurse Practitioner – Board Certified


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