Master's prepared, experienced, & board certified Pediatric Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner. Currently providing primary pediatric care for Children's Hospital of New Orleans.
Previous experience gained in a well-established practice in Huntsville, Al. in collaboration with AAP Board Certified pediatricians caring for patients birth through age 21.
Strong RN foundation with years of experience in a pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) nursing. RN experience also includes pediatric and family primary care telephonic triage, nursing education (instructor), & case management.
RN Nursing skill set strengthened with one year of experience in each of the following areas: Emergency department, medical-surgical, and endoscopic (as needed) care. Additionally, volunteered to cover in RN patient care as needed in acute care general pediatrics, newborn nursery, and neonatal intensive care (NICU).
Lagniappe: Pursuing a doctorate for a clinically-focused DNP in pediatric primary care. Dual bachelor's degrees in nursing & communications (journalism/public relations). Professional hospital marketing & newspaper writing experience.
Master's of Science in Nursing December 2013 University of South Alabama
Board Certified Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP) Alabama, eligible for collaboration
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) Louisiana Licensed
MSN Specialty: Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Board Certified: Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB)
CRNP Alabama, eligible for collaboration
APRN in Louisiana, current practice
Advanced Pediatric Life Support (PALS)
Basic healthcare provider life support
Inactive RN Licensure: Mississippi
Past certifications: ACLS, NRP, and TNCC
A detailed professional electronic portfolio and resume is available upon request.