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Nurse Practitioner Registered

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Montrose, CO
Posted:
December 30, 2020

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CURRICULUM VITAE

Kimberly Ann Spangrude

Family Nurse Practitioner-Advance Practice Registered Nurse

***** ******* ****

Montrose, Colorado 81403

801-***-**** - Cell

adi1e6@r.postjobfree.com

OBJECTIVE

Provide affordable, accessible and competent health care services to individuals and families regardless of socioeconomic, language and cultural barriers.

EDUCATION

09/94 – 06/97 Master of Science in Nursing

Family Nurse Practitioner Program

College of Nursing, University of Utah

Salt Lake City, Utah

09/87 – 06/91 Bachelor of Science in Nursing

College of Nursing, University of Utah

Salt Lake City, Utah

09/85 – 06/87 Associate Degree

Columbia Community College

Sonora, California

WORK EXPERIENCE

02/18-Current: Contracted Medical Provider for Barton Associates. Per Diem Telemedicine NP, reviewing and approving applications for DME such as back and neck braces, ankle and wrist braces, and analgesic creams for treatment of muscle and joint pain. Approval of patient applications takes place via cloud-based encrypted internet sharing platform.

02/18-09/18: Jackson Coker Associates/Colorado Department of Corrections. Contracted Medical Provider at the Delta Correctional Facility in Delta, Colorado, providing comprehensive medical care to incarcerated individuals for up to 24 hours per week. Medical services include emergency care, health and wellness exams, treatment for acute injuries and illnesses, wellness visits, and providing chronic care treatment for both physical and emotional conditions. This is a contracted position that will end when the Colorado Department of Corrections hires a permanent full-time Nurse Practitioner.

04/16-02/18: Correct Care Solutions Part time mid-level medical provider, providing health care for acute and chronic conditions at the Mesa County Detention Center in Grand Junction, Colorado, and Montrose County Detention Center in Montrose, Colorado. Following established, quality based protocols, the medical provider performs medical exams for both acute and chronic conditions. This requires a broad knowledge of both physical and psychological conditions, the ability to diagnose and treat individuals who may have a challenging personal and criminal history, the possession of social skills that enable the establishment of good working relationship with both jail and medical staff, and the ability to establish a sense of trust with individuals who are incarcerated within the criminal justice system.

04/16-01/17 Medical Provider, Interim, for Foresight Family Physicians, Grand Junction, Colorado. Worked as a temporary part-time Family Nurse Practitioner with 4 other providers, while Foresight Family Physicians searched for a full-time mid-level provider. In December 2016 a full time Family Nurse Practitioner was hired; I remain available for future fill-in as needed. Provided exams for acute and chronic patients of all ages, also provided Workers Compensation exams. Bilingual Spanish/English. Used electronic medical records system:

eClinicalWorks.

09/15–04/16 Medical Provider, River Valley Family Health Clinic, Olathe Colorado. Full time bilingual Family Nurse Practitioner working with a team of other health care providers to ensure that individuals in the surrounding community have access to quality, affordable, comprehensive services. Treated up to 16 patients plus per day from all socioeconomic backgrounds, ages. Provided simple to complex diagnoses and treatment plans. Utilized Success EHS EMR system.

01/15-06/15 Medical Provider for the Paiute Indian Tribe of Utah (PITU). As a family nurse practitioner, I provided medical care, preventive screenings, family planning and many other services to the members of the Paiute Indian Tribe of Utah, and to the members of the surrounding community. The clinic is located in Kanosh Utah, on the Kanosh Reservation of the Kanosh Paiute Band. It is one of four clinics in Utah that are under th supervision and support of the (PITU). The headquarters for the PITU agency is located in Cedar City, Utah.

07/14 – 12/14 “House Calls” Medical Provider for Advance Health.

Medicare Advantage House Calls visits consist of:

Conducting in-home examinations at the level of a licensed, trained Advance Practice Registered Nurse.

Duties include: Complete examination form.

Perform Physical Exam, as directed by insurance company. Answer the member’s health-related questions.

Make referrals when required to patients’ Primary Care Provider.

Complete an “Ask Your Doctor” worksheet.

Leave the worksheet, a contact sheet. Return the signed examination form or eHRA (electronic Health Risk Assessment) to Center.

Status: Independent Contractor, Part-to-Full Time

05/14 – 07/14 Medical Provider, Thinique Weight Loss Clinics, Orem, Utah

Duties include: Medically supervise weight loss management, nutrition and physical fitness supervision, prescribe weight loss appetite suppressants as appropriate, supervise therapies and patient health status as it relates to non-surgical bariatric patient management.

Status: Part-time.

05/13 – 07/14 “House Calls” Medical Provider for Your Home Advantage.

Medicare Advantage House Calls visits consist of:

Conducting in-home examinations at the level of a licensed, trained Advance Practice Registered Nurse.

Duties include: Complete examination form.

Perform Physical Exam, as directed by insurance company. Answer the member’s health-related questions.

Make referrals when required to patients’ Primary Care Provider.

Complete an “Ask Your Doctor” worksheet.

Leave the worksheet, a contact sheet. Return the signed examination form or eHRA (electronic Health Risk Assessment) to Center.

Status: Independent Contractor, Part-to-Full Time

06/13-12/13 “House Calls” Medical Provider for Matrix Medical Health Network.

Medicare Advantage House Calls Visits as described above.

Status: Independent Contractor, Part-to-Full Time

10/11-04/13 “House Calls” Medical Provider for EMSI and Advance Health. Medicare Advantage House Calls Visits as described above.

Status: Independent Contractor, Part-to-Full Time

10/01-09/11 Bilingual (English-Spanish) Midvale Family Health Clinic Director and Medical Provider.

As Medical Provider: Performed physical exams, evaluated, diagnosed and treated acute and chronic illnesses and conditions, ordered appropriate tests, prescribed pharmaceutical and other treatment modalities, provided health care counseling and education, arranged referrals to specialists as needed, performed in-office procedures such as suturing, wound evacuation, biopsies, pap smears. Charted through Electronic Health Records system or paper charting. Performed venipuncture as needed. Age range of patients seen: Infants, Toddlers, School Age, Youth, Young Adult, Adult and Geriatric populations.

As Executive Director: supervised up to 5 employees, organized schedules for up to 20 volunteer providers and other staff support volunteers. Accredited Medicaid and Medicare provider, along with accreditation with other insurance carriers. Developed contract and implementation of clinic electronic health system that included implementing guidelines for “Meaningful Use Reimbursement”, Medical Home guidelines and eRX system. Wrote up to 10 grants per year, arranged and obtained up to $800,000 per year in donated goods and services. Successfully wrote and applied for Federally Qualified Health Center Look-Alike Status through HRSA. Successfully applied for and achieved Health Center Shortage Area in Midvale, Utah, through HRSA. Maintained Worker’s Compensation Fund status, payroll, taxes, local, state and federal licenses and permits.

Developed health outreach programs that serve the clinic clientele, planned and conducted Board of Directors meetings, work closely with community partners, develop volunteer programs, supervise and mentor medical residents, nurse practitioner students and registered nurse students. Organized annual Midvale Health Fair Community Clinic from 2003 through 2010.

Status: Full Time

10/2007 – Medical Provider

02/ 2008 Wasatch Homeless Healthcare Program

Performed physical exams, treatment of acute and chronic illness, and evaluated urgent medical needs of men staying in Traveler’s Aide Winter Overflow Shelter.

Status: Part Time

01/2002 - Medical Provider

12/2005 Juvenile Detention Center, Salt Lake County, Utah.

Provided physical exams and medical treatment to youths institutionalized in criminal juvenile detention facilities.

Status: Part Time

11/ 2001 - Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE), Salt Lake City Police Department

03/2003 Performed Forensic Exams in Salt Lake City Emergency Departments for sexual assault victims.

Status: Part Time

02/2001 - On Call Medical Provider

01/2007 PCMC Residential Treatment Center

497 Colorow Way

Salt Lake City, Utah 84108

Provided admission and annual physical exams, recommended treatment and follow-up for medical problems in children and adolescents living at Primary Children’s Medical Center Residential Treatment Center and Wasatch Canyons Hospital. Performed one-hour seclusion evaluations and exams on an on-call basis as mandated by HCFA and JCAHO guidelines.

Status: Part Time

06/2001 - On-Call Medical Provider

12/2002 Copper View Youth Center

West Jordan, Utah

Performed physical assessments per JCAHO and HCFA Federal Guidelines for emotionally disturbed or substance abusing youth living in a Residential Treatment Program.

Status: Part Time

09/1999 - Medical Provider – Neurology Specialty Practice

12/2000 Western Neurological Associates

Salt Lake City, Utah

Neurological exams, diagnosis, treatment and follow-up for patients with neurological disorders such as Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson's Disease, seizure disorders, etc., within collaborative agreement of neurologist.

Status: Full Time

08/1997 - Medical Provider

09/1999 Utah State Hospital

Provo, Utah

Provided medical care and supervision to over 300 children, youth and adults who were mentally ill patients at the Utah State Hospital. Included ongoing health maintenance, emergency care, and management of acute and chronic diseases such as hypertension, diabetes, and asthma. Patient population included male and female geriatric, adult, adolescent and youth/children, and criminally mentally ill patients. Worked closely with psychiatrists, social workers and other mental health professionals as an integral part of a comprehensive treatment team to provide total care to an in-patient mentally ill population.

Status: Full Time

09/1991- Community Health Nurse

06/1997 Wasatch Homeless Health Care Program – The Fourth Street Clinic 404 South 400 West

Salt Lake City, Utah

Job duties included triage and assessment of walk-in clients; case management of peri-natal patients and their families; clinical nursing assistance to providers; outreach to homeless agencies and housing facilities; door to door case management for individuals living in “SROs” (single room occupancy hotels and motels in Salt Lake City); patient education; and other related duties.

Status: Full Time

1994 – 1996 Private Nurse

The Hemingway Family

Salt Lake City, Utah

Provided individualized skilled nursing to a homebound elderly man with multi-system diseases including Parkinson’s Disease, diabetes, and stroke-related disability.

Status: Part Time

1992 - 1994 Perinatal Care Coordinator

Redwood Community Health Center/Community Health Centers, Inc.

Salt Lake City, Utah

Provided comprehensive case management for high-risk pregnant women with socio-economic and cultural barriers to accessing health care, and their infants and families.

Status: Part Time

1990 – 1991 Staff RN

Medical/Oncology Unit

Holy Cross Hospital

Salt Lake City, Utah

1979 – 1981 Clerk

Weight Watchers of Utah

Salt Lake City, Utah

1974 – 1975 Pharmacy Assistant

Adams Professional Pharmacy

Asheville, North Carolina

COMMITTEES AND PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Utah Nurse Practitioners – Legislative Issues Liaison and Executive Board Member 2003-2006.

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners – Current Membership.

American Nurses Association, 1995-present.

Utah Nurses Association Legislative Liaison, 2005 - 2007.

Utah Nurses Association, Membership 1995 –present.

Sigma Theta Tau Honors Nursing Society, 1997- Current

Healthy Utah Advisory Committee, 1998-2001

National Healthy Mothers/Healthy Babies Coalition. 1995 – 1997.

Pew Service Learning Committee, University of Utah College of Nursing. Committee Member, 1996 – 1997.

National Health Care for the Homeless Clinician’s Network, 1996.

Utah Children Technical Advisory Committee, 1994.

Utahns Against Hunger Board of Directors, 1993 – 1997.

Committee on Prenatal Care for Undocumented Women, Association for Utah Community Health, 1993 – 1994.

Maternal and Child Health Block Grant Advisory Committee, State of Utah Department of Health. Committee Member, 1993 – 1995.

Student Advisory Committee President, University of Utah College of Nursing, 1990 – 1991.

Utah Student Nurses Association, University of Utah College of Nursing, Representative, 1990 – 1991.

National Student Nurses Association, 1990 – 1991.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse with Prescriptive Practice, Family Nurse Practitioner, Colorado Compact License, 2015 to present.

Colorado RXN with full prescriptive authority in Colorado, 2015 to present.

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse with Prescriptive Practice, Family Nurse Practitioner, State of Montana Compact License, December 2014, expired 12/2016.

Controlled Substance License (DEA), Schedule II - VII

1999 - 2021

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse with Prescriptive Practice, Family Nurse Practitioner, Utah State Professional Licensing Board

August 1997 - present.

American Nurses Credentialing Center National Accreditation, February 1998 - present.

Registered Nurse, Utah, 1992 - 1997.

Licensed Practical Nurse, Utah, 1990 - 1992.

Emergency Medical Technician, California, 1987-1989.

Medical Provider BLS-CPR Certification - Current.

Basic Pediatric Emergency Life Support - Current.

HONORS AND AWARDS

Dean’s List, Columbia Community College, 1985 – 1987.

Dean’s List, University of Utah College of Nursing, 1987 – 1991.

The Army Nurses Corps National Spirit of Nursing Award, University of Utah College of Nursing, 1991. Award based on community, professional, academic and leadership skills.

Wasatch Homeless Health Care Program Recognition: Making a Positive Difference In Improving Health Care For Salt Lake City’s Homeless Individuals.

The Elizabeth Fuhriman Gardener Award for Outstanding Female Student of the Year in Health Sciences, University of Utah, 1996.

Hispanic Health Care Task Force Certificate of Recognition: Eliminating Health Disparities Among the Utah Hispanic Population, 2006 conference

Utah Nurse Practitioners 2009 State Award of Excellence in Community Service.

The 2010 Molina Healthcare Community Champion - Volunteer of the Year Award.

2012 American Academy of Nurse Practitioner Utah State Award for Excellence

Professional References

Mark Schwarz, Attorney at Law

PinPoint Law, LLC

75 East 400 South Suite 201

Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

801-***-**** – (office)

1-773-***-**** (cell)

adi1e6@r.postjobfree.com

Barbara Holstein, FNP-C

1377 Emerson Avenue

Salt Lake City, Utah

801-***-****

adi1e6@r.postjobfree.com

Diane Kendall, FNP-C, APRN, DNP

9248 South Peach Blossom Drive

Sandy, Utah 84094

801-***-**** (cell)

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