Provide appeal options to physicians, facilities, insurance payers and providers Present case studies to managers and physician advisors to increase clinical awareness and improvement Assist quality management and clinical documentation improvement with core measures Use Medicare and Medicaid guidelines for referrals and appeals Manage patients continuum of care by identifying resource deficits and barriers JULY 2008-FEBRUARY 2011 REGISTERED STAFF NURSE, DCH MEDICAL SYSTEM 42-Bed Neurology/Medical/Surgical Unit 4-Bed Acute Stroke Unit (ICU setting) Cared for hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke patients Performed neurologic assessments on all neurological diagnoses (epilepsy, CVA, TIA, headache, altered mental status, lethargy, etc.) Frequent blood product administration Identified and interpreted cardiac rhythm strips EDUCATION MASTER OF SCIENCE IN NURSING EXPECTED 2021 WALDEN UNIVERSITY, MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING JULY 2008 UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA , TUSCALOOSA , ALABAMA LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS BLS Certified Licensed Registered Nurse, Alabama Board of Nursing SKILLS Effective Communicator Fast Learner Sharp Critical Thinking Skills Technology Savvy Experience with Multiple EHR Systems Microsoft Office Proficient
Step 2: Professional Development Goals Use the space below to write a statement identifying your professional development goals. To obtain a Master in Science from Walden University as an Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, to provide the elderly, underserved areas, and low-income populations with access to care, medical management, and favorable patient outcomes. Step 3: Alignment with Social Change Use the space below to write a statement proposing how you might align one or more of your professional development goals with the University’s emphasis on social change. Walden University is providing students with the opportunity to transform themselves as scholar-practitioners. Walden is laying the foundation so that students can apply what they have learned to effect positive social change by addressing challenges where they live, in their professions, and in the world around them ( Walden, n.d.). With a solid foundation, building the framework will present fewer challenges as an AGPC-NP to provide patients with favorable outcomes and bridge the gap in access to care barriers. References Social change. (n.d.). Retrieved from Week 6 | Part 6: Finalizing the Plan
I have considered various options for my nursing specialty, including a close look at my selected (or currently preferred) specialty and second-preferred specialty. I have also developed a justification of my selected (or preferred) specialty. Lastly, I have examined one professional organization related to my selected or preferred specialty and considered how I can become a member of this organization.
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