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Nurse Practitioner Rockville Centre

Morristown, NJ
February 08, 2022

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Petia Trifonova - Papazoglou, NPP, MS, MPA

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Morristown, NJ 07960

Cell: 516-***-****

Objective: Board certified Family Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner with extensive knowledge of the medical aspects of psychiatric disorders, psychopharmacology and individual and family psychotherapy is seeking a challenging position to provide psychiatric care for the individual and the family with a focus on treatment, health promotion and prevention.

Education: Molloy College, Rockville Centre, NY 11570

Master of Science, Nurse Practitioner in Psychiatry Program, 2013

Adelphi University, Garden City NY

Bachelor of Science, Registered Professional nurse, 2008

Long Island University, Brookville, NY

Master’s in Public Administration, Health Care Administration, 2005

University of Sofia, Bulgaria

Master’s in Bulgarian Literature, 1991

Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria

Diploma Degree in Nursing, 1982

Licenses: Registered Professional Nurse, NYS, 2009

Nurse Practitioner in Psychiatry, NYS, 2013

Professional work experience:

September 2017 to current Downtown Psychiatric Group, NYC

Outpatient psychiatric Practice

Performing initial evaluations and follow up evaluations.

Performing medication management and initiating treatment.

Providing appropriate therapy when necessary.

Collaborating with family and the treatment team.

Referring patients for evaluation to rule out medial diagnosis.

Ordering appropriate blood tests. Monitoring blood level of medications. Adjusting dose of medications if necessary.

Monitoring and evaluating for side effects of medications.

Maintaining electronic medical records.

Referring patients to higher level of care.

June 2016 to September 2018 Gracie Square Hospital, NYPH

Inpatient Psychiatric Unite

Performing admission evaluation on patient admitted to inpatient unite

Determining appropriate psychiatric diagnosis and treatment modalities

Collaborate with outpatient treatment programs and providers for managing patient’s care

Initiating psychopharmacology treatment

Evaluating daily the patient progress and adjusting medications

Managing agitated patient

Ordered appropriate diagnostic tests and collaborated with the medical team

Performing therapy to individual patients

Participating in family meetings for discussion of patient treatment

Collaborating discharge planning

Maintaining computerized medical records

Dec 2013 to June 2016: Coney Island Hospital

Psychiatric Emergency Room

Performing psychiatric evaluation on patient presented to the Emergency room

Determine if patient need admission to inpatient psychiatric unite or discharge

Determine if the Pt needs admission to Detox unit

Referring patients to appropriate community program

Performing psychiatric consultation on the medical floor and medical ER

Performing pediatric psychiatric consult in pediatric emergency room

Collaborate with outpatient treatment programs for managing patient’s care

Initiating psychopharmacology treatment

Managing agitated patient

Maintaining computerized medical records

Ordered appropriate diagnostic tests and collaborated with the medical team

Coney Island Hospital

Inpatient Psychiatric Unit

Performing admission evaluation on patient admitted to inpatient unite

Evaluating daily the patient progress and adjusting medications

Performing therapy to individual patients

Participating in family meetings for discussion of patient treatment.

Collaborating discharge planning

Sept 2012 to Present: King Medical Care, PC

Clinical internship and continued working in family outpatient psychiatric


Provided patient care under the supervision of MD

Provided psychiatric care to patients across the life span

Performed comprehensive assessment for new patients

Developed treatment plans

Participated in psychopharmacology treatment

Provided treatment for patients with alcohol and substance abuse problems

Provided individual and family psychotherapy

Maintained clinical records

Provided ongoing patient education

Provided case management and managed supportive services

Coordinated patient care with health care professionals

Handled domestic violence issues according to Federal, State and local laws

Managed unpredictable situations and local laws

Aug 2012 to December 2013: Brookhaven Memorial Hospital, Patchogue, NY, 11394

Access unit – Admission and Evaluation

Provided psychiatric evaluation on triage patients

Provided psychiatric evaluation on patients referred from Emergency room

Contacted insurance companies for eligibility and authorizations

Collaborated with the medical providers for obtaining medical clearance for admitted patients

Provided necessary referrals for discharged patients

Oct 2009 to July 2012 South Oaks Hospital, Amityville, NY, 11758

Charge Nurse-Adult Psychiatric and Chemical Dependency Units

Provided assignments for the upcoming shift

Effectively intervened in the resolution of ongoing problems on the units

Provided ongoing education to the unit personnel

Coordinated and participated in daily community meetings with the patients and the staff

Served as a preceptor to the new hired charge nurses

Coordinated debriefing meetings

Evaluated performance of the employees

Nov 2005 to Apr 2008 Cardiology and Internal Medicine of LI, Massapequa, NY, 11708

Cardiac Rehab and Pacemaker Lab Technician

Monitored patients’ EKG strips in response to exercise

Provided patient and family education for managing cardiovascular disease

Coordinated patients’ needs and referrals

Performed trance telephonic and in office pacemaker battery check

Jan 2002 to Nov 2005 Suffolk Heart Group, Smithtown, NY, 11787

Chief Medical Assistant

Supervised office hours for eight cardiologists

Coordinated the relations of the office with suppliers and other providers

Assisted in preparing medical clearances and disability documentation

Assisted in performing regular and nuclear stress tests

Performed PVR testing

Jan 2000 to Jan 2002 Primary Care Associates, Bayside, NY, 11361

Medical Assistant

Assisted a single family care physician

Handled patients’ call backs

Coordinated referrals and authorizations with insurance companies

Sept 1992 to Jun 1998 Adam Mitzkevicz High School, Sofia, Bulgaria

Literature Teacher

Taught Medieval and Bulgarian literature

Jun 1986 to Sept 1992 Hospital of the Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria

Charge Nurse, Adult Psychiatric Unit

Coordinated patient care and referrals

Responsible for monthly staff schedule and ordering supplies

Participated in the evaluation of patients applying for workers compensation

Aug 1982 to Jun 1986 Hospital of the Medical Academy, Sofia, Bulgaria

Stuff Nurse, Intensive Care Unit

Provided nursing care to patients with acute cardiology conditions

Provided nursing care to patients on ventilators

Assisted in pacemaker insertion

Professional Associations

American Nurses Association, Jan 2010 to Present

American Heart Association, March 2004 to Present

Continuing Education

March 2013: Advanced cardiac Life Support Provider, American Heart Association, 8.0 CEUs awarded by the American Associations of Nurse Anesthetists.

October 2011: Prescription Misuse to Heroin Abuse: Life Saving Interventions, New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services.

Research Activities

May 2005 Graduate Thesis research project: Marketing of Heart Failure Care Clinic


ANCC Psychiatric – Mental health Nurse practitioner bord certified

Professional licensing

New Jersey - Psychiatric Mental Health Advance NP with prescriptive privilege.


New Jersey – Registered professional Nurse


New York – Psychiatric Mental Health Advanced NP


New York – Registered Professional Nurse


DEA Registration

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