JULIANA IGE-ODUNGA, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
****** Briar Forest Drive, *Apt 1622 *Houston, Texas *77077
Professionally trained Family Nurse Practitioner with 10 years clinical expertise as a Registered Nurse ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for a wide variety of patients with diverse needs. Enthusiastic with excellent people skills and dedicated work ethics. Seeking a position as a Family Nurse Practitioner in a facility that manages both complex and common medical problems in patients of all ages.
VillageMD 03/2019 till date
Performs comprehensive in-home assessments and management of chronic diseases.
Reviews patient's symptoms and diagnosis and medical management of patients.
Completes physical examinations, medication reviews, vital checks, lab draws, wound care and depression screenings
Provides patients education on disease process, management and treatment plans as necessary.
Kindred Hospital Medical Center, 11/7/2016 to Present
Monitors medically complex patients who require an extended stay in a hospital setting
Self-directed and astute clinical skills
Adept at patient and family teaching, conflict resolution and problem solving
Provide treatment of chronically ill patients who require specialized and aggressive goal-directed care over an extended recovery period
Coordinates the plan of care with a multidisciplinary team to ensure seamless transition to home or to a sub-acute care setting
Effectively interacts with patients, significant others, and other interdisciplinary team members while maintaining standards of professional nursing and clinical competence
Educate patients about health conditions and medications
Memorial Hermann Hospital (Greater Heights), 7/2016 to 10/2016
Responsible for delivering evidenced based care to patients utilizing the nursing process of assessment, diagnosis planning, interventions, implementation, and evaluation
Able to adapt quickly to fast paced environments
Performed approved therapeutic and diagnostic procedures as appropriate in
acute care and hemodynamic monitoring of critically ill patients, while collaborating with multidisciplinary team members
Skilled in management of advanced airways, ventilators, invasive lines, and vasoactive infusions
Provided compassionate care and emotional support for patients and their families
Clinical Supervisor, 7/2015 to 12/2016
Total Home Health
Demonstrated proficient care for patients with chronic illness in the home, handling all aspects of treatment from medication administration to wound care
Managed 18 clinical and support staff while maintaining a high level of staff morale and professionalism.
Provided case management for 83 high risk patients with multiple comorbidities
Developed and maintained quality care systems and standards, including but not limited to, developing evidence based medical protocols/guidelines
Assisted in development, implementation and revision of individual treatment plans; assures that services provided are specified in the plan of care and monitors progress toward treatment goals
Care Transition Health Coach/Head Coach
Holy Redeemer Home Care/ Trinitas Regional Medical Center, 3/2010 to 7/2015
Elizabeth, New Jersey
Pioneered and worked as Transitional Care Nurse for heart failure, COPD and high-risk patients for the largest non- profit home care agency in New Jersey, ensuring appropriate transitions of patient’s care from acute healthcare setting to home, rehabilitation or along term care
Collaborated with physicians to promote effective medical management and prevent re-hospitalization
Case management of over 75 high-risk patients with multiple comorbidities receiving homecare services and care transition
Designed patient-oriented care plans incorporating medication reconciliation, symptom management, and Evidence Based education to optimize health outcomes, promote independence and prevent re-hospitalization
Developed outcome measures and tools to assess and monitor patients’ adherence to transition program
Collaborated with Visiting Nurse of Central Jersey, Jewish Family service and other 14 community-based organization with Medicare Community Based Care Transition program (CCTP)
Registered Nurse/Charge Nurse/ICU/Telemetry
East Orange General Hospital, 1/2008 to 3/2010
East Orange, New Jersey
Skillfully cared for critically ill patients with coronary syndrome, heart failure, COPD, respiratory distress, pneumonia, etc.
Assessed and prepared plan of care for patients admitted to Tele/ICU for physiological, neurological, cardiovascular, respiratory, gastrointestinal, musculoskeletal, and genitourinary diseases/conditions
Contributed substantially to updating evidence based polices to advance nurse clinical competencies, and in preparation towards achieving magnet status
Master of Science in Nursing, 2/2018
St. Joseph College of Maine
Family Nurse Practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing, 10/2015
St. Joseph College of Maine
RN-BSN bridge program
Associate of Science in Nursing, 5/2008
Essex County College
Newark, New Jersey
Active in Student Government, Class President
American Association of Nurse Practitioners, AANP.
Houston Area Nurse Practitioner, HANP.
American Nurses Association, ANA.
Professional Awards & Honors
2013, Promoting Our Passion, Holy Redeemer Home Care
2010, Nurse of the Quarter, Holy Redeemer Home Care
2009, Aspiring Clinical Nurse Award East Orange General Hospital
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, AANP, 07/2018, current
American Heart Association, Basic Life Support, BLS, current
Advanced Cardiac Life Support, ACLS, current
Transition Care Nursing
Chronic disease management
APRN, State of Texas, 07/2018, current
Registered Nurse, State of Texas, issued 1/2008, current
Patient and Staff Satisfaction Committee, Holy Redeemer Home Care, 2011 to 2015
COPD Breathe Easy Program, Holy Redeemer Home Care, 2011 to 2015
Telemetry Staff Education Committee, East Orange General Hospital, 2009
Peer Review Committee, East Orange General Hospital, 2008 to 2009
*Reading *Party Organizer *Travel* Volunteering