Position Desired: FAMILY NURSE PRACTITIONER Location Desired: WESTCHESTER COUNTY Area of Expertise: Nurse Practitioner
Compensation Desired: Salary Travel Desired: Some Travel
15 Scuppo RD Unit 1503
Danbury CT; 06811
To obtain a position as a nurse practioner in a healthcare organization. Utilize my knowledge and skills to provide the best quality of care for patients and influence organizational growth and development.
Strong team player, attention to detail; excellent communication skills; adaptable to changing circumstances and able and willing to work under pressure.
Bronx Lebanon Hospital, Bronx, New York April 2007-Present
Staff Nurse. Adult Emergency Room
Provide emergent nursing care to critically ill and injured patients
Monitor and assess signs and symptoms indicating physiologic and psychosocial changes in patients’ conditions.
Identify and prioritize actions based upon patients’ acuity.
Perform focus triage or interview to identify specific patient needs.
Collaborating with other health team members in stabilizing acutely ill patients
Advocating for patients to maintain a continuum of healthcare delivery
Patient teaching prior to patient being discharged; admitted or sent for procedures.
Mentor and train new nurses and graduates.
Essen Medical Associates, Bronx New York. January 2013-July 2013
Family Nurse Practioner Student
Obtaining patients medical histories and performing assessments
Order and review results of diagnostic tests, including EKGs and laboratory results
Make diagnoses, prescribe treatment regimens, and monitor efficacy of treatment
OB/GYN, podiatry, ophthalmologic, and cardiology services to patients of all ages.
Making medical referrals
Provide health education and preventative services
Jude Arthur Clinic, Bronx New York. September 2012-Dec 2012
Family Nurse Practioner Student. Pediatric Clinical Rotation.
Assessing, diagnosing, planning, teaching and evaluating pediatric patients and families on presenting illness.
Administering immunizations and completing necessary documentation.
Patient and family teaching on safety precautions in the pediatric population.
Veteran Affairs Hospital, Bronx; New York. December 2006- April 2007
Staff Nurse. Medical Surgical
Monitor and assess post operative patients for post op surgical complications.
Patient pain management.
Documenting patients’ response to nursing and other interventions.
Discharge planning and teaching.
Promesa Detox and Rehabilitation Center; Bronx New York June 2007-Oct 2008
Supervised LPN’s; CNA’s and other ancillary staff.
Facilitated optimum patient outcome by monitoring consistency between patients’ plan of care and actions of medical and nursing staff.
Provided supportive system for patients on their quest to detoxify from substance abuse.
Masters of Science in Nursing. FNP. Lehman College. 2013
Bachelors of Science- Nursing, Lehman College. Bronx. 2006
Computer Information System, Baruch College. New- York, New York. 2000-2002