Emma Bowser, MSN, RN, ANP-BC
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Adult Nurse Practitioner with seven years’ progressive adolescent, adult and geriatric experience, current licensure to practice as an Advanced Practice RN (Adult Nurse Practitioner) in the State of Michigan. Adult Nurse Practitioner Certification from American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Member of AANP, GAPNA & MICNP organizations. Current AHA BLS certification. Certified Personal Trainer via National Federation of Personal Trainer (NFPT) certification. Recently accepted into DNP program at University of Michigan.
National Board-Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner (NP) with strong leadership and relationship building skills, assessment/diagnosis/healthcare planning/lab, imaging & medication management. Clinical skills with unique understanding and respect for indicators of medicine that improve patient outcomes and success in returning patients to good health; ability to achieve timely efficiencies by duplicating practice by adhering to national quality guidelines and best practices in medicine. A compassionate, and patient oriented professional who will share in the goal of creating the ideal experience for patients and their families.
Seven years’ clinical experience as a Nurse Practitioner in progressive settings: i.e. outpatient clinic family medicine, inpatient hospital chronic care management, and behavioral healthcare in skilled nursing facilities.
Greater than 20 years RN experience in progressive specialty areas of nursing in an acute care hospital setting, i.e. Hematology/Oncology, Labor & Delivery, Operating Room, Intensive Care Unit, POHA/PACU, Corporate Quality Management, and Clinical Ethics.
Primary care health assessment, diagnosis, planning and ordering medications for patients with acute and chronic conditions of up to 16, maximum 20 patients per day. EMR documentation, medical terminology and medical transcription skill; patient centered medical home focus, order of labs & imaging with timely feedback reporting of results to patients. Active unencumbered DEA license. Focus on weaning patients from opiates and benzodiazepines and refer to pain management for chronic pain. Understanding of appropriate use of behavioral medications with titration of medication dosing and medication weaning.
Advanced skillset identifying worsening conditions requiring transfer to higher level of care, i.e. Emergency Room, Surgeon, Cardiologist or Interventional Cardiologist, Endocrinology, Urology, Psychiatry, etc.
EMR outpatient platforms experience: EPIC, NextGen, Point-Click-Care, & Athena Databases.
Currently enrolled in DNP (Doctor of Nursing Practice) online program at University of Michigan, Graduate School of Nursing, Flint, MI
MSN, Master of Science in Nursing, ANP, Adult Nurse Practitioner ANCC Board Certification. 2013 Madonna University School of Nursing and Health, Livonia, MI
BSN, Bachelor of Science in Nursing RN. 1999, University of Phoenix, Southfield, MI
ADN, Associate of Science Degree in Nursing RN. 1983, Henry Ford College, Dearborn, MI
Nurse Practitioner Work History 11-2013 to 03-2020
Nurse Practitioner 10-2019 to 04-2020 Beaumont Blanzy Clinic - Southgate, MI. Full time employee of hospital ambulatory clinic with three Family Medicine Physicians, one Internal Medicine Physician and myself. Assessment, evaluation, diagnosis and medical management of patients ages 11 to end of life; treated acute, chronic and episodic illnesses. Special skills include, 12 lead EKG interpretation; triage, stabilize, and treat acute conditions and transfer to higher level of care with handoff communication to Specialist Physician. Order and interpret laboratory work, report results to patients. School physicals, annual physicals, cancer screening for cervical, breast and colorectal cancer. EPIC computer skills. BLS/AED certified.
Nurse Practitioner 02-2018 to 02-2019 Behavioral Care Solutions, LLC – Novi, Michigan. Part time, 1099 employee. Focused mental status exam, evaluation & management of behavioral health adult and geriatric patients admitted to skilled nursing facilities. Evaluation tests, i.e. AIMS, BIMS, MMSE, Geriatric Depression Scale, etc. Psychotropic medication prescribing & gradual dose reduction. Ordering & interpretation of labs, imaging & ekg. EMR: Point, Click, Care. Referral to Psychology & Psychiatrist as needed. BLS/AED certification.
Transitional Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner 10-2017 to 11-2017 HPMG – Ann Arbor, Michigan. Focused exam of patients admitted from Emergency Room at Henry Ford Hospital, Wyandotte; admitting orders medications, labs, & imaging, referral to Consultants, generated Transition Note in EPIC EMR; excellent patient care and patient satisfaction. ACLS certification. EKG skill.
Nurse Practitioner 04-2016 to 09-2016 The Senior Alliance – Wayne, MI. Chronic Care Management hospitalized Medicare patients; grant funded Medicare start up program; EMR: Athena Database; generated specialized and specific patient care plans; inpatient rounding & evaluation of adult and geriatric Medicare patients for eligibility of chronic care management upon discharge. BLS certification.
Adult Nurse Practitioner 11-2013 to 04-2016 Beaumont Hospital, Trenton: Beaumont Athens Family Clinic – Taylor, MI. Assessment, evaluation, diagnosis and medical management of patients in hospital owned family medicine clinic for patients ages 11 and up. Treated general medical, chronic conditions, and optimized acute care conditions prior to transfer to higher level of inpatient hospital care. History and physical exam, diagnosis, ordering & interpretation of labs, imaging, 12 lead EKG; immunizations, nebulizer treatments, wound care, minor suture repair, PAP, breast exams, prostate exams, diet and exercise. BLS certification. 12 lead EKG skill.
Nurse Educator Work History
Adjunct University Nurse Educator 05-2015 to 07-2017 Madonna University, Livonia, Michigan. Assistant Clinical Instructor (BSN program). Mentored & trained student nurses assigned to Intermediate Care Unit (telemetry). Adjunct Assistant Professor (MSN Program). Classroom facilitator for Graduate NP Students, lecture, assignment review, grading of assignments. BLS certification. EKG skill.
Adjunct Nurse Educator 03-2006 to 12-2007 Henry Ford Community College, Dearborn, MI. Mentored & trained nursing students in clinical setting at community hospital site. Proctor in classroom labs for physical exam, sterile technique, injections and medication administration.
RN Work History (Leadership roles), Inpatient, Beaumont Health, Dearborn 2006-2013
RN Quality Consultant 08-2011 to 11-2013. Abstracted cardiac catheterization lab data for National Cardiology Data Registry (Percutaneous Coronary Intervention). Attended conferences as member of quality committee; collaborated with Physicians in planning, implementing, and process improvement.
Nurse Clinician, Clinical Ethics 09-2011 to 12-2012. Consultant to Nursing/Medical Staff/Patients and Families for end of life care; clinical leadership; taught Advanced Directives to hospital inpatients and in the community.
RN Clinical Documentation Specialist 01-2009 to 08-2011. Responsible for successful restart of clinical documentation improvement program; interacted with patients & families. Taught Residents, Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers on CDI initiatives.
RN Quality Management 12-2006 to 01-2009. Reviewed charts of patients for quality purposes for Emergency Medicine, Family Medicine and Internal Medicine Departments. Collaborated with Quality Chief of Emergency in creating Emergency Room quality indicators. Responsible for creating monthly spread sheets with quality and core measure data for reporting to each Committee; tracked & reported their progress. Associate team leader in process improvement meetings with Unit Nursing Managers, RN Staff, Pharmacy, Respiratory Therapy Department for process improvement. Member of root cause analysis and sentinel event committees.
RN Clinical Work History, Inpatient, Beaumont Health, Dearborn 1983-2006
20 plus years Registered Nurse clinical, preceptor and acting manager experience, 04-1983 to 12-2006: POHA/PACU, ICU, O.R., L & D, Hematology/Oncology Departments.
Health and Wellness Work, 2019
Childcare Attendant, (Non-Clinical) Work History 03-2019 to 05-2019, L. A. Fitness International, Woodhaven, MI, part time: Provider of safe and supervised exercise & play for infants and children at health and fitness facility. (NFPT) National Federation of Personal Trainers Certification. AHA BLS (American Heart Association Basic Life Support) Certification.