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Kendall Regional Medical Center - Behavioral Health Specialist Resume Example

Ymeladn C. Eskltcier
XXXXX XX XX XXX, Miami, FL 33186
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Summary
  • Skilled Registered Nurse with 14 years practical experience in hospital, primary care environments with strong clinical abilities and a successful career in both Behavioral Health and Addiction Treatment facilities. I am proactive and organized with a passionate commitment to first-rate patient care. 
  • Highly experienced in patient assessment  and in monitoring patients' response to the medications indicated for specific treatment and I continuously maintain patient safety with the appropriate interventions related to the nursing diagnoses.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills when dealing with patients, families and other team members, and experienced in ongoing coordination with healthcare team members and the supervision of Clinical Partners.  
  • Committed to the care and treatment of patients of all different ages and medical histories, and established in providing patient and family support, including counseling and education regarding medications, present care plan and continuing treatment. 
  • Chairman of The Unit Practice Committee for 3 years at South Miami Hospital, and a committee member for 6 years.  This committee was instrumental in making positive changes that were needed on the unit.
Skills
  • Critical Thinking
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Monitoring
  • Coordination
  • Time Management
  • Active Listening
  • Active Learning
  • Troubleshooting
Experience
Kendall Regional Medical Center Miami, FL RN, Behavioral Health Apr 2015Present
  • Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
  • Maintain accurate, detailed reports and records.
  • Consult and coordinate with healthcare team members to assess, plan, implement, or evaluate patient care plans.
  • Monitor all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity.
  • Instruct individuals and families on topics such as health education, disease prevention and develop health improvement programs.
  • Record patients' medical information and vital signs.
  • Assess patients' mental and physical status based on the presenting symptoms and complaints.
  • Monitor patients' medication usage and results.
  • Modify patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions.
  • Order, interpret, and evaluate diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's condition.
The Watershed Addiction Treatment Program Delray Beach, FL RN, Addiction Treatment Oct 2014Apr 2015
  • Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
  • Maintain accurate, detailed reports and records.
  • Record patients' medical information and vital signs.
  • Order, interpret, and evaluate diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's condition.
  • Monitor patients' medication usage and results.
  • Direct or supervise less-skilled nursing or healthcare personnel
  • Consult and coordinate with healthcare team members to assess, plan, implement, or evaluate patient care plans.
  • Monitor all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity.
  • Instruct individuals on topics such as health education, disease prevention and develop health improvement programs
American Providers Home Health Doral, FL RN, Home Health Care Dec 2013Oct 2014
  • Consult and coordinate with healthcare team members to assess, plan, implement, or evaluate patient care plans.
  • Monitor all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity.
  • Direct or supervise less-skilled nursing or healthcare personnel or supervise a particular unit.
  • Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
  • Maintain accurate, detailed reports and records.
  • Record patients' medical information and vital signs.
  • Modify patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions.
  • Instruct individuals and families on topics such as health education, disease prevention and develop health improvement programs.
  • Assess the needs of individuals and families to identify potential health or safety problems.
South Miami Hospital South Miami, FL RN, Addiction Treatment Jan 2004Feb 2013
  • Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
  • Consult and coordinate with healthcare team members to assess, plan, implement, or evaluate patient care plans.
  • Monitor all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity.
  • Record patients' medical information and vital signs.
  • Modify patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions. 
  • Maintain accurate, detailed reports and records.
  • Order, interpret, and evaluate diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's condition.
  • Direct or supervise less-skilled nursing or healthcare personnel or supervise a particular unit.
        • Prepare patients for and assist with examinations or treatments.
        • Instruct individuals and families on topics such as health education, disease prevention  and develop health improvement programs.
        • Provide or arrange for training or instruction of auxiliary personnel or students.
        • Work with individuals, groups, or families to plan or implement programs designed to improve the overall health of communities.
        South Miami Hospital South Miami, FL Residential Co-ordinator/Mental Health Counselor Apr 1996Jan 2004
        • Collect information about clients through interviews, observation, or tests.
        • Maintain confidentiality of records relating to clients' treatment.
        • Assess patients for risk of suicide attempts.
        • Encourage clients to express their feelings and discuss what is happening in their lives, helping them to develop insight into themselves or their relationships.
        • Counsel clients or patients, individually or in group sessions, to assist in overcoming dependencies, adjusting to life, or making changes.
        • Guide clients in the development of skills or strategies for dealing with their problems.
        • Prepare and maintain all required treatment records and reports.
        • Act as client advocates to coordinate required services or to resolve emergency problems in crisis situations.
        • Counsel family members to assist them in understanding, dealing with, or supporting clients or patients.
        • Plan, organize, or lead structured programs of counseling, work, study, recreation, or social activities for clients.
        • Learn about new developments in counseling by reading professional literature, attending courses and seminars, or establishing and maintaining contact with other social service agencies.
        Education
        Miami Dade College - Medical Center Campus Miami, FL Associate of Science: Nursing Dec 2003
        Southwest Miami Senior High School Miami, FL High School Diploma Sep 1967
        Additional Information
        •  Registered Nurse, State of Florida,  April 30, 2015
        •  Basic Life Support, November 2014
        •  Unit Nurse of the Year, 2011
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        Previous Companies:

        • Kendall Regional Medical Center
        • The Watershed Addiction Treatment Program
        • American Providers Home Health

        Previous Job Positions:

        • Behavioral Health Specialist
        • Home Health Care
        • Mental Health Counselor

        Schools:

        • Miami Dade College - Medical Center Campus
        • Southwest Miami Senior High School

        Level of Education:

        • Associate of Science
        • High School Diploma

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