Advanced Practice Nurse Resume Sample


Profile And Qualifications:

NC Registered Nurse License # 122991; NC State of Board of Cosmetic Arts Cosmetology License #C9313

Excellent communication, organization, and interpersonal skills.

Proficient in the following:

  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy Phlebotomy CPR Certified
  • Glucometer Pulse Oximetry Unit Nebulizer
  • EKG IV Insertion State Vaccine Administration
  • Microsoft Word Medical Manager NCIR Knowledge
  • Wound Care Diabetic Teaching

 

Work Experience

 Advanced from Clinical Nurse Manager to Collaborative Practice RN

UNC HEALTH CARE SYSTEM – Pittsboro, NC, July 2009 to Present

Pittsboro, NC July ’09 to Present

Pittsboro Family Medicine – contracted for UNC through Triangle Physicians Network

(Advanced from Clinical Nurse Manager to Collaborative Practice RN)

Collaborative Practice RN

  • Assess low to more complex patients, obtain vital signs and take a history of present illness, update or establish medication and problem lists.
  • Perform a preliminary physical examination, order necessary in-house testing to include urinalysis, rapid strep test, rapid flu test, urine HCG, vaginal swab, finger stick blood sugar, PT/INR, and radiology studies.
  • Present these findings to the physician and accompany physician during the office visit, examination, diagnosis, and treatment of the patient.
  • Educate the patient regarding diagnosis, plan of care, medication administration and side effects.
  • Assess need for appropriate community resources/ referrals and coordinate this care.
  • Upon completion of physician’s evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment plan for the patient, the Collaborative Practice RN prepares the documentation from the office visit for the physician’s review, editing, and electronic signature.
  • Call to follow up with patients to evaluate the efficacy of treatment plan. Review any lab test results and medication changes after physicians review.

RN Case Manager / Field Nurse

Home Care Agency – Pittsboro, NC, November 2006 to Present (part-time position)

  • Performed the supervision of current clients of Keston Care and the assessment and evaluation of new potential clients as required by State standards.
  • Maintained the client base and all regular scheduled supervisory visits and annual re-evaluations.
  • Maintained RN certification for assessments and initial intakes.
  • Performed supervision and training of Certified Nursing Assistants. (PCS Certified)

Clinical Nurse Manager

Pittsboro Family Medicine, January 2000 to July 2009

Clinical Nurse Manager

  • Ensured the efficient delivery of patient care services and quality patient care by assessment/evaluation of patients, lab results, and medications to collaborate with physicians on treatment and patient education. Assisted physicians with multiple procedures.
  • Served in a leadership role for clinical staff by directly supervising RNs, LPNs, CMAs, Phlebotomists and Radiology Technician. Coordinated with Regional Practice Administrator to recruit, hire and train staff. Performed annual staff evaluations.
  • Oversaw appointment scheduling, staff scheduling, proficiency testing, all clinical equipment and meeting OSHA, CLIA and JCAHO standards and requirements.
  • Coordinated daily flow of clinic with Medical Director, Business Manager and Regional Practice Administrator to ensure proper procedures being met and to enhance patient satisfaction.
  • Responsible for adhering to strict budget guidelines in terms of ordering clinical & pharmaceutical supplies, state vaccines, staffing and overtime, and involved with annual budgeting of these line items.

Clinical Nurse / Team Leader

CHATHAM FAMILY PHYSICIANS -

Pittsboro, NC, December 1998 to November 1999

  • Assisted physicians with examination and care of patients ranging from pediatrics to geriatric and also obstetric care.
  • Performed EKGs, assisted with flexible sigmoidoscopy, cared for acute and chronic wounds, performed multiple laboratory procedures and administered required state vaccines.

 RN / Field Nurse

DUKE & ST. JOSEPH HOME CARE -

Siler City, NC, March 1997 to December 1998

  • Provided case management and independent care for critically ill and multi-systematic homebound patients.
  • Performed home assessments of patients needing SN, PT, OT, speech therapy and aide services. Develop plan of care for home health aide and scheduled reassessment.
  • Coordinated with other disciplines to develop plan of care.

Public Health Nurse II

CHATHAM CO. HOME HEALTH -

Pittsboro, NC, June 1994 to May 1996

  •  Provided case management and independent care for critically ill and multi-systematic homebound patients.
  • Performed home assessments of patients needing SN, PT, OT, speech therapy and aide services. Develop plan of care for home health aide and scheduled reassessment.

 Registered Nurse

CENTRAL CAROLINA HOSPITAL -

Sanford, NC, September 1992 to June 1994

  • Provided patient care on Medical / Surgical Unit.
  • Provided patient care on Stroke Unit.

Education

UNC Chapel Hill School of Public Health Nursing – Chapel Hill, NC

Associate in Nursing

Fayetteville Technical Community College – Fayetteville, NC

 Cosmetology

Central Carolina Community College – Sanford, NC

Diploma in Leadership Series

Northwood High School – Pittsboro, NC