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Nurse Practitioner Registered

Smyrna, GA
September 27, 2020

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Atlanta, GA



Experienced Nurse Practitioner in primary care clinic, home health and long term care. Passionate in diagnosing and managing a variety of complex medical conditions.

Experienced Registered Nurse (RN) in general med surge, post-op care, critical care, neurology, orthopedic, trauma, surgery, long term care, as well as case management.


Preceptor Trainer; Clinical judgment; Verbal communication; Self-directed; Identifying improvements; Hospice and palliative care; Patient and family advocacy; Teaching and coaching; Diabetes and nutrition educator; Critical thinker and problem solver; Emergency situations response; Building rapport; Organized; Prioritization of tasks and time; Team leader; Computerized informational systems


RN/APRN license- Expires 01/31/2022

FNP Certification- Expires 08/06/2023


Cigna/Alegis Care, Atlanta GA January 2020 – Present

Family Nurse Practitioner - Home Health - Palliative and Chronic care.

Practice independently with a collaborating physician to manage patient’s total care.

·Manage care for complex and palliative patients with chronic conditions.

·Provide Comprehensive care in the home setting while collaborating with PCP.

·Initiate End of life discussion while incorporating chaplain and social worker PRN.

·Perform annual wellness health risk assessments (HRA) and post hospital visits.

UHG/OPTUM, Atlanta GA March 2019 – November 2019

Family Nurse Practitioner - Long Term Care -Primary Care

Practice independently with a collaborating physician to manage patient’s total care.

·Manage medical care for complex patients with chronic and acute conditions.

·Collaborate with PCP/specialist to treat in place and avoid hospitalization.

·Educate patients and families on chronic conditions, medications, preventive and measures thus closing HEIDIS and STAR gaps for members.

·Guide patients and families in advance directive conversations and educate in the benefits and burdens of available treatment options.

·Develop relationships with patients, families, nursing home staff, and physicians.

The Little Clinic, Smyrna GA October 2018 – April 2019

Family Nurse Practitioner - Primary Care (as needed)

Practice independently with a collaborating physician to treat patients of all ages.

·Analyze, assess and interpret patient complaints, histories, physical exam or diagnostic information to develop the appropriate diagnosis and treatment.

·Diagnose and treat acute illnesses, infections, injuries and disease management.

·Prescribe based on calculating dosages, routes, frequencies, age, gender & BMI.

·Perform procedures/diagnostics to aide in appropriate diagnosis and treatment.

·Administer medications and injections; prepare and administer vaccinations.

·Perform physicals required for school activities or work.

·Provide patient/family education, counseling, in areas of health promotion, maintenance and disease prevention.

United Healthcare, Atlanta GA February 2013 – January 2019

RN Case Manager -Total Care Management

Telephonic case manager in a fast-paced, technology enabled call center environment. Manage chronic health conditions, improve health and achieve patient health care goals.

·Critical thinking skills to prioritize high impact behavior changes that maximize consumer's ability to address gaps in treatment and successfully leverage the health care system.

·Excel in achieving business goals and exceeding measured metrics for quality.

Manor Care, Marietta GA January 2010 – January 2019

RN Supervisor -Acute Care Rehab (as needed)

Management and treatment of complex range of diagnosis while supervising LPNs, CNA and non-clinical staff.

Emory University Hospital, Decatur GA January 2012 – January 2016

RN Staff-Neuroscience ICU

Provided critical care to multiple diagnoses with neurological and neurosurgical injuries.

Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta GA July 2011 - April 2012

RN Staff- Med Surg, Neuro/Ortho, Trauma/Surgery

Treat patients with neurological/orthopedic injures, deformities and medical conditions.


Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Bachelors of Science, Nursing (BSN) University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA

Associates (AA), Health and Physical Ed, Georgia Perimeter College, Clarkston, GA



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