Combination of cardiac cath, post anesthesia and critical care., Registered Nurse - 8 years
UT Medical Center, Knoxville, TN 11/2013 - present : Cardiac Cath Lab- Nurse Specialist My job encompasses sedation and monitoring of patient whilst in cardiac cath lab. I administer conscious sedation and ensure patients stability and safety during procedures such as cardiac catheterization, pacemaker and internal cardiac defibrillator placement, electrophysiologic study, and cardiac ablations.
UT Medical Center, Knoxville, TN 11/2011 - 11/2013 : Registered Nurse, Post Anesthesia Care Unit Monitoring and caring for patients in the immediate post operative period. This includes monitoring and treating hemodynamics, airway, and pain.
UT Medical Center, Knoxville , TN 06/2007 - 11/2011 : Registered Nurse- Medical Critical Care Caring for patients in the critical care unit. This includes monitoring and treating hemodynamics, airway, and pain. Coordinating care across multiple disciplines and patients family. I also was competent in Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy and Rotoprone beds.
Basic Life Support- American Heart Association received 10/02/2014 expires 10/2016
Advanced Cardiac Life Support-American Heart Association recieved 10/02/2014 expires 10/2016
Pediatric Advanced Life Support recieved 12/11/2014 expires 12/2016
Registered Nurse, State of Tennessee 06/2007
Education and Training
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN), Nursing, 2007 Bachelors of Science in Nursing