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Physician Assistant

Location:
Houston, Texas, 77007, United States
Salary:
80,000
Posted:
March 21, 2011

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Ingrid Armand RPA-C

*** ****** **. ***. ***

Houston, TX 77007

Phone: 713-***-****

Fax: 281-***-****

E-mail: ************@*****.***

Objective:

To obtain a position within your esteemed organization which will allow me to portray my clinical skills as well as strengthen them. I would be devoting my time and extra effort to work for the advancement and progress of the organization.

Education:

June 2008-Dec 2010 SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

B.S Physician Assistant

Aug 2002-May 2006 The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA

B.S Biology

Clinical Experience:

September 2009-October 2010 Clinical rotations from most recent at the following sites:

Emergency Medicine Kings County Hospital, Brooklyn NY (Trauma level 1)

-Interviewed and performed physical exams. Ordered & interpreted diagnostic results. Performed procedures such as suturing and wound care, nasogastric intubation, and foley catheterization. Assisted in trauma codes.

Orthopedic Surgery Woodhull Hospital, Brooklyn NY

-Assisted in surgical operations such as total knee/hip replacements, knee arthroscopy/arthroplasty, quadriceps tendon repair, open/closed reductions, open reduction internal fixations of fractured ankles and wrists.

-Assisted with managing patients pre-op and post-op.

Geriatrics Kingsbrook Jewish, Brooklyn NY

-Performed physical exams and managed therapeutic and pharmacologic care.

Psychiatry Kings County Behavioral Health Center, Brooklyn NY

-Interviewed and diagnosed patients, assisted in group and behavioral therapy. Observed and managed pharmacologic care.

Primary Care Dr. Nicoleau Private Practice, Queens NY

-Interviewed and performed examinations from pediatric- geriatric patients. Performed procedures such as wound care, phlebotomy, and electrocardiography. Managed medications, provided patient education.

Obstetrics & Gynecology Woodhull Hospital, Brooklyn NY

-Interviewed patients & performed pelvic examinations, performed procedures such as colposcopy, Pap smear, STI testing.

-Monitored laboring patients, delivered babies via normal vaginal delivery and assisted in cesarean sections. Observed and managed patients postpartum.

Pediatrics Kings County Hospital, Brooklyn NY

-Interviewed & performed examinations. Ordered & interpreted diagnostic results. Managed and observed patients.

Cardiothoracic Surgery Downstate Hospital, Brooklyn NY

-Assisted & observed surgical operations such as mitral valve replacement, By-Pass on-pump, and pulmonary laparoscopy. Managed patients pre- and post-op. Interpreted diagnostic results.

General Surgery Interfaith Medical Center, Brooklyn NY

-Assisted in surgical operations including herniorrhaphy, appendectomy, thyroidectomy, hemorrhoidectomy, cholecystectomy, video-assisted thorascopic surgery (VATS), pulmonary laparoscopy, wound debridement, removal of foreign objects, breast lumpectomy & fine needle aspiration (FNA).

- Observed chest tube intubations. Performed procedures including wound care, suturing, nasogastric intubation, and foley catheterization.

Internal Medicine Woodhull Hospital, Brooklyn NY

- Interviewed and performed physical exams. Ordered & interpreted diagnostic results. Performed procedures such as suturing and wound care, nasogastric intubation, foley catheterization.

Licensure/Certifications:

NCCPA-certified, BCLS, ACLS, Texas License .

Skills:

Microsoft Office, Quadramed, T-System, PACS, Problem based learning, Issue Resolution, Project Management, Team Building, Effective Communication Skills.

References

Available Upon Request



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