I am a recent graduate working full time as a Registered Respiratory therapist, I am looking to utilize my knowledge and advance my experience to gain skills set in my career field. I strive each day to provide high quality care and make each patients experience comfortable. I am dedicated to my patients saftey and education. I hope to further my skills given the opportunities provided by my facilty. 1 year
Registered Respiratory Therapist, Jan 2013 - Present Southern Arizona Va Hospital, Tucson, Arizona, USA I utilize my knowledge to practice leadership, charge duties, airway management, patient assessment, ABG interpretation, bronchopulmonary hygiene, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, equipment decontamintaion, infection control, oxygen and medical gas therapy, patient safety, ventilator management, respiratory protocols, patient education, medication adjustments. I provide patient education related to meditations, breathing techniques, tracheostomy care, suctioning, MDI and nebulizer administration, PEP devices, and home CPAP/BIPAP units. I use bag-valve mask resuscitators in emergency situations.On a daily basis I collaborated with physician to plan complete patient treatment.
Cocktail waitress & Food sever, Jan 2013 - April 2014 Toby Keith's I Love This Bar and Grill, Tucson, Arizona, USA Customer service, menu and drink special knowledge, fast pace customer service, cocktail waitress, managing beer tubs, promote new alcohol and drink specials, host special events.
Waitress, Sept 2010 - Dec 2012 The Good Egg, Tucson, Arizona, USA Customer service, provide unique experience for each customer while quoting daily specials, train new staff, practice safety procedures, proper hand washing, learn computer systems, hostess skills, cash register duties, opening/closing duties.
Cashier, Nov 2008 - Sept 2010 Ace Hardware, Tucson, Arizona, USA Customer service, inventory, manage cash register, credit/debit transactions, balance register pre and post shift
Registered Respiratory Therapist Certified Respiratory Therapist ACLS Certified BLS Certified American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC Member) American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE Member)
Arizona State Liscensure - #010764
Education and Training
Pima Medical Institute, 2012 Tucson, Arizona, USA Respiratory Therapy, Associate of Occupational Science GPA: 3.8 on a 4.0 scale - Graduated with Honors
9/3/2012 - 10/18/2012 Tucson Medical Center Tucson, Arizona NICU, PICU, Specialty Clinical
05/01/2012 - 06/15/2012 Oro Valley Hospital Tucson, Arizona ICU Clinical
10-03/2011 - 11/23/2011 University Medical Center Tucson, Arizona General Floor Clincial