Temecula, CA ***92
Seeking a role of nurse practitioner in the field of advanced practice and serving patients.
Knowledge of diagnosing and treating patients and managing chronic conditions such as hypertension, Diabetes and more.
Established patient support including assessment, counseling, education regarding medications and treatment, lab work, documentation with care plan for diagnosis, and administration of treatment procedures.
Ability to provided patient education and self-care demonstration and sound knowledge of preventive procedures such as immunizations.
Active Nurse Practitioner license and furnishing number to practice nursing in the state of California. Board Certified RN, State of California, with numerous years of experience focused on ICU, Medical- Surgical and Telemetry
Have worked as Float, Travel, Staff, and Charge Nurse, illustrating talent for rapidly adapting skills and knowledge to support hospital and patient needs
Effectively collaborate with interdisciplinary medical/nursing professionals and paraprofessionals/ ancillary staff to ensure delivery of total quality care Certified, RNFA, ACLS and BLS-Active
Highly skilled career professional with over 16 years practical experience in Medical/surgical and ICU setting in hospital and primary care environments. Working in internal medicine and under the supervision of and in collaboration with qualified physician, provides direct, indirect patient care services, and education under written and approved standardized protocols and procedures.
Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner
Benchmark Medical Group, 2013- present
Managed inpatients medical surgical and telemetry, completed history and physicals for admissions, and order and review laboratory and radiologic testing. Collaborated with nursing staff in effort of continuing progression of care. Collaborated with consulting physicians in coordination of care. Assessments are performed of patients during their hospitalization (including physical assessment, intake/output assessment and ordering of fluid resuscitation and blood products as appropriate, assessment of wound, drain and staple removal, assessment of potential orthopedic complications, pain management, and anticoagulation monitoring).
Hospitalist Nurse Practitioner
Tri-City Medical Center, 2012-2015
Managed inpatients both medical surgical and telemetry, completed history and physicals for admissions, performed timely discharges, and ordered and reviewed laboratory and radiologic testing. Collaborated with nursing staff in effort of continuing progression of care. Collaborated with consulting physicians in coordination of care. Assessments are performed of patients during their hospitalization (including physical assessment, intake/output assessment and ordering of fluid resuscitation and blood products as appropriate, assessment of wound, drain and staple removal, assessment of potential orthopedic complications, pain management, and anticoagulation monitoring). Correctional Nurse Practitioner
Ohio Department of Corrections 2011-2012
Provided comprehensive primary care to adult male population at Belmont County Correctional Facility including chronic and acute disease diagnosis and management. Performed procedures such as incision and drainage, and suturing. Stabilized and transferred critically ill patients to higher level of care. Served as Quality Management Coordinator.
Orthopedics Nurse Practitioner
Trinity Health Systems, 2010-2011
Responsibilities include caring for orthopedic patients in the clinic and hospital settings. Performing pre- operative assessments (including history and physical, x-ray interpretation, and pre-operative orders), and ordering and interpreting appropriate laboratory tests and/or studies. Other skills include first assist in the operating room, changing and/or reinforcing dressings, splints and casts. Skills in the clinic setting include diagnosing and treating orthopedic conditions, prescribing physical therapy, ordering appropriate radiologic testing, and prescribing medications Patient education was performed as well as staff education of the orthopedics population. Education of medical students spending time with orthopedics was provided as needed. Staff RN, Nurse Practitioner
Youth Service System 2002-2009
Coordinate and perform assessment and work with medical staff to create plan of care for wide variety of conditions. Conduct discharge planning, administer medications, and supervise staff. Staff RN,
Northern Regional Correctional Drive, 2001-2002
Reported reactions to treatments and medications and changes in the inmates’ emotional and physical condition. Interpreted physicians’ orders and administered prescribed medication. Helped in surgical dressings and bandages. Responded in emergency and provided first aid care. Monitored and recorded vital signs. Observed signs and symptoms during sick call when physician is not present. Staff RN,
Reynolds Memorial Hospital 2001-2002
Responsibilities include caring for medical/surgical/telemeter/OB/ER patients, charge nurse, preceptor to new nurses, patient family focused care environment. Charge Nurse,
New Martinsville Health Care Center 2000-2001
Provided primary care for patients in clinic and assisted living/long term care facilities. Performed physical exams and assessment at clinic. Formulated Diagnoses, prescribed treatment, order and reviewed test and lab results, and educated and counseled patients and family members, ordered hospital admission and document all visits.
EDUCATION AND CREDENTIAL:
MSN, Nurse Practitioner, Franciscan University of Steubenville, Ohio 2009 Bachelor of Science in Nursing, West Liberty University, WV 2007 West Virginia Northern Community College, West Virginia 2000 Active Registered Nurse License in California
Active Nurse Practitioner License in California
Advance cardiac life support certificate.
Basic life support certificate.