Summary of Qualifications
Experienced, Bilingual, Nurse Practitioner with teaching and precepting abilities, practical knowledge, and hands-on experience within telemedicine, medical clinics, medical staffing agencies, and home care services.
Teaching and Learning
Intake and Case Management
Diagnostic Testing & Procedures
Suturing & Biopsy
Botox & Fillers
PRP & Aesthetics
Direct Patient Care
APRN - Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Intimate Healthcare & Counseling, Naples, FL 2016 to Present
Performed duties in accordance with state and federal regulations and the nursing standards of care to ensure quality care to patients that “walked in” to the medical clinic or in patient’s home.
Independent management of chronic health problems, coordinating health care for 20+ patients daily.
Prescribes appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment modalities.
Collaborate with multidisciplinary team members to assess worker’s compensations claims, personal injury & compulsory medical examinations (CME), sport and/or work physicals.
APRN - Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Cordero Pediatrics, Naples, FL 2016-2017
Assessed the health status, diagnosed, and developed care and treatment plans for newborns to age 22 years of age in a pediatric medical office.
Delivered unique approach to patient wellness and disease prevention.
Designed health care plans promoting optimal health and overall wellness.
Facilitated health care services, established chronic care protocols for those with learning disabilities, and helped parents explore options with the local NAMI Organization.
Adjunct Professor – RN/BSN Program Nova Southeastern, Fort Myers, FL 2012-2016
Equipped students and worked as a part of a team to graduate multiple classes of highly skilled nurses.
Correlated the classroom content to the clinical setting.
Facilitated students’ course achievement and promoted mastery of course objectives.
Coordinated with other faculty members to ensure that the standards & quality of the nursing curricula were met and maintained.
RN – Registered Nurse Gulf Coast Medical Center, Fort Myers, FL 2010-2012
Facilitated care to patients assigned to the Medical Progressive Care Unit within a 216-bed acute care hospital.
Evaluated and assisted physicians in providing quality care to patients.
Documented nursing care based on the patient needs and medical data gathered during visit.
Analyzed situations, anticipated potential problems, and detected changed in patient status.
Additional Experience as a Preceptor for future Physician Assistant and Nurse Practitioners for Nova Southeastern University, Florida Gulf Coast University, and South University.
EDUCATION & LICENSES
Master of Science in Nursing University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
Bachelor of Science in Nursing University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
Associate in Science in Nursing Florida Southwestern State College (Edison Community College), Fort Myers, FL
Family Nurse Practitioner License – (FL, PA, and WA)
National Provider Identifier – NPI 164*******
Diversion Control Division – DEA # ML4354887
Department of Transportation – Medical Examiner, Certified - NRN: 433-***-****
Florida Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (E-FORCSE) – Registered User
Certified Provider of Plasma Rich Platelet Therapy – Cellular Medicine Association
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & AFFLIATIONS
AANP American Association of Nurse Practitioners
FNA Florida Nurses Association
AHA American Heart Association
Basic Life Saving for Professionals
Advanced Cardiac Life Saving
ARC American Red Cross
Health Services Lead for five (5) Counties in Southwest Florida
Shelter & Disaster Action Nurse
Nurse’s Cross of Service – 400740