Bilikisu Osman, MSN, BSN, RN, FNP-BC,
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
A dedicated and compassionate Family Nurse Practitioner with comprehensive education and practical experience across all areas of medical care, with a solid foundation of knowledge in the Post-anesthesia care and Med Surge setting. Excellent exposure and strong interest in in providing care to clients as a Family Nurse Practitioner. With a desire to grow and become part of a collaborative team of professionals providers • Proficient in Assessment, diagnosis, treatment, medication management and charting • Highly effective skills in listening, evaluating, organizing, and communicating with clients • Work well with members of multi-disciplinary treatment teams and within collaboration • Multicultural sensibility and passionate drive to make a positive difference in patient's lives • A conscientious professional commitment to using a medical standard approach to practice utilizing knowledge of research and evidence based practice • A patient advocate with strong clinical skills enhanced by a natural ability to build rapport with patients and families • Vast experience in providing care to clients with medical needs.
Walden University School of Nursing, Minneapolis, MN May 2017- Aug. 2019 Masters of Science Degree- Family Nurse Practitioner (MSN)
Grand Canyon University School of Nursing, Phoenix, AZ May. 2012 - Jul. 2014 Bachelors of Science Degree- RN (BSN)
College of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Sierra Leone Sept. 1996 - Sep. 1999
Associate of Science Nursing- (ASN)
ET Health Foundation Inc., Dr. TawTaw – Greenbelt, MD Feb. 2019 to May. 2019
Synthesis in Advance Practice Care of Complex Patient 144 clinical hours
Howard University Hospital, Family Practice, Washington, DC Nov. 2018 to Feb. 2019
Women’s Health/OBGYN Practicum 144 clinical hours
ET Health Foundation Inc., Dr. TawTaw – Greenbelt, MD Aug. 2018 to Nov. 2018
Pediatric and Adolescent Practicum 144 clinical hours
Howard University Hospital, Family Practice, Washington, DC May. 2018 to Aug. 2018
Adult Across the Life Span Practicum 144 clinical hours
CVS Dec. 2019 -Current
FNP-BC, CVS Minutes Clinic
Continued professional development through regular participation in online and in-person medical and nursing opportunities.
Effective multi-task non-clinical administrative duties including inventory management, insurance claims, and patient payments.
Demonstrate leadership and management principles and practices as they relate to problem solving, planning, organizing, guiding, delegating and implementing change.
Provide patient’s education in accordance with their disease process as per evidence based.
Perform Department of Transportation examinations according to AMFCSA guidelines for Commercial Motor Vehicle Certification.
Motivate patients through wellness and prevention counseling services, including weight loss management and smoking cessation.
Perform point of care testing as indicated (flu, strep, cholesterol, UA/UC, glucose, A1C).
Perform traveling health requirement (administer required traveling vaccines).
Appropriately refer patients to higher level of care and collaborate when necessary with medical director.
Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC 2016-Current BSN-RN, Charge Nurse Cath Lab
Establish and maintain effective and cordial work relationships with staff, physicians, Hospital and University officials, and the general public.
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
Maintain responsibility and accountability for the daily operation and management of Cardiology.
Assesses, monitor, records, reports and follows through on symptoms or changes in patients’ conditions, after administering medications and IV therapies.
Audited charts and reviewed clinical documents to verify accuracy and quality initiatives to include departmental quality initiatives and external registry and quality programs.
Promoted patient and family comfort during challenging recoveries to enhance healing and eliminate non-compliance problems.
Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, including treatment, medications and IVs. Administered, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
Knowledge of pharmacology of various drugs and their therapeutic and adverse actions and complications.
Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
Orient and precept new staff as needed.
Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC Aug. 2012-Jul. 2016
Ordered labs and took vital information for testing and documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records
Obtained health history, medical information, weight and height measurements and vital signs. Transported patients to and from different departments
Provided in- depth educational training on side effects from medications to patients on diabetes, asthma, cancer and other diseases.
Managed care for post-operative patients from initial recovery through discharge.
Orders, reviews, and interprets pertinent labs and diagnostic tests.
Collaborates with physicians regarding patient management and high-risk/complex treatment cases.
Provides education and counseling to patients and their family members regarding the disease process, tests, therapy regimens, maintenance of health, and prevention of illness.
Acts as a leader, role model, and mentor towards other healthcare professionals and towards students in the healthcare field.
Assures quality of care by adhering to therapeutic standards; measuring health outcomes against patient care goals and standards; making or recommending necessary adjustments.
Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC May. 2007- Sep. 2012
BSN-RN, Medical Surgical Nurse
Taking health histories, medical information, weight and height measurements and vital signs.
Assessed patient conditions by performing thorough examinations and asking appropriate medical questions.
Ordered lab tests, took vital information for testing and interpreted test results and maintained patient records.
Evaluated patient progress and responses to various treatments. Assessed patient conditions by performing thorough examinations and asking appropriate medical
Managed care for post-operative patients from initial recovery through discharge
Collaborated with department heads, staff and faculty to develop engaging curriculum and advance instruction for all nursing programs.
Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of individuals participating in clinical trials. Ensured patient safety and well-being.
Confirmed accurate completion of forms and reports for admission, transfer and/or discharge of each resident.
Managed care for post-operative patients from initial recovery through discharge.
Villa Rosa Nursing and Rehabilitation Center June 2004 - May 2007
Performed head to toe assessment of patients during admission and discharge.
Administered medication per doctor’s order
Monitor patients’ reaction to medication and assess patients for any adverse effect.
Performed fingerstick for patient and administered insulin per fingerstick result.
Assessed patients wound and performed wound care per doctor’s order.
Performed trach care for patients on vent and ensured oxygen supply is adequate.
Monitored patients on tube feedings and administered bolus feeding for patients.
Evaluated immobile patients, performed range of motion exercises and turn and reposition every two hours and as needed.
Routinely update doctors about patients’ progress, lab results and collaborated with other care team members to execute plan of care.
LICENSURE / CERTIFICATION / Training
APRN Maryland and District of Columbia State Board of Nursing Current
Family Nurse Practitioner, Board certified -ANCC Current
RN License DC, and MD Board of Nursing Current
License Practical Nurse (LPN)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Current
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Current
Cardiovascular Research Technologies (CRT) Current
Women & HIV Risk Perception Current
Basic Radiation Training Current
Current Approaches to the Prevention of Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission Current
Infection Control Current
Unintended Hypothermia: The Importance of Maintaining Normothermia Current
IS Security Awareness Training Current
Impella CP Online and Impella 2.5 Online Training Program Current
TRA Champions Summit Current
Corporate Compliance Training: Nurses and Clinical Staff Current
HIPAA Privacy and Security for Nurses and Clinical Staff Current
AIDET: The Five Fundamentals of Service Current
Life Safety Current
HUH Hazardous Waste Program and Personal Protection Equipment Current
Professional Accomplishments & Honors
Perfect Attendance Award 2010 – Howard University Hospital 2010
Snowmagedon Award 2011 – Howard University Hospital 2011
American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Current
References Available Upon Request