ARNP for >15 years Areas of Expertise include ER, Trauma-Pediatrics Proficient in EHR, Bedside Procedures and Complex suture repair. Patient advocate, team oriented./ team leader, education/training/preceptor. EHR friendly, posting changes w ICD9 code, Telephonic Translator.
January 2014 to March 2014
Community Health Centers of Pinellas
Evaluate and treat Family Practice patients in outpatient setting for acute and chronic illness.
Familiar with protocols for hypertension, diabetic and cardiac care. Able to assess and treat injury from sports, occupational activities.
Bayfront Convenient Care Clinics 8/15/13- 12/30/2013
ARNP Urgent Care Treat walk-in patients, with acute illnesses/ injuries as well as manage exacerbations of chronic health care problems such as COPD.
Maxim Staffing Solutions 09/15/2012-present
ARNP Pinellas County Jail, Medical Unit
Evaluate inmate medical concerns, order testing, medications, treatments
for acute and chronic illness .
St. Petersburg General Hospital/EMCARE 12/01/2011-9/10/2012
ARNP in ER Fast Track/Main ED. Performed history&physical, ordered medications, diagnostics, surgical procedures. Evaluated diagnostics; labs, X-rays/ultrasounds/CT's, evaluated patient response to treatment :prepared discharge with prescriptions,instructions and follow-up.
Emergency Medical Associates of Tampa Bay (EMATB) 11/06-112/2011
ARNP in Emergency Department that included Trauma,Critical Care, Cardiac Care, Intermediate Care, Pediatrics,Psychiatry and First Care.
Performed history and physical, ordered diagnostics, medications and performed bedside procedures ranging from complex suture repair to incision and drainage on all age groups. Evaluated diagnostics, medication/treatment response,patient status.Experienced in Telephonic translation, EHR/Cerner/Dragon.
Bay way Family Practice
ARNP in large Family Practice. Evaluate and treat patients in office, hospital ans SNF. Monitored patients with chronic health problems: hypertension, diabetes, heart disease.
Bayfront Medical Center
R.N. In Neuro intensive Care and Emergency Room.
Prior experience at Bayfront Medical Center: ER registrar, Manager/Laboratory
Post Master's Family Medicine in Advanced Practice, Nursing
2007 to 2010
MS, Nursing in Advanced Practice, Nursing
1990 to 1995
Family Practice, Urgent Care, ER. Neurology background, suturing, orthopedics
R.N. at Bayfront Medical Center in Neuro Intensive Care, ER