Daniel Epperly

  • Lexington, Kentucky Area, US

Pacu rn

Summary

I am driven to provide the highest level of patient care.

Top-performing Registered Nurse with substantial experience in recovery nursing. Demonstrated ability to monitor and document patient’s condition accurately. Current ACLS, BLS and PALS along with 3+ productive years of delivering commendable post anesthetic patient care. RN Licensure State of Kentucky.

Work History

Work History
Jul 2011 - Mar 2015

PACU Nurse

Baptist Health Lexington

I am currently employed in the post anesthesia care unit at Baptist Heath Lexington. I have extensive experience and training in recovering patients ranging from low to very high acuity within; neurological, gynecological, general, orthopedic, thoracic, cardiovascular, hand, oral & maxillofacial, otolaryngol, plastic, pediatric, urological, and colon/rectal surgeries. I am trained to manage airways, blood pressure, pain and a myriad of medical conditions which require close observation and maintenance. I have also been trained to manage the psychosocial elements of patient and family care.   

Dec 2011 - Jul 2012

Circulating Nurse

Baptist Health Lexington

I assisted the surgery personnel with surgeries according to hospital policy and core competencies regarding patient care. I used sterile technique and provided emergency assistance when necessary. I prepared operating rooms for surgery, assisted with intubations,  and cleaned the surgical suites post surgery. 

Sep 2010 - Dec 2011

Anesthesia Technician

Baptist Health Lexington

I prepared the area and supplied the necessary tools and equipment for the anesthesia personnel. I cleaned the anesthesia machine and work area post surgery. I was also responsible for providing assistance to the anesthesia personnel within the operating room during code situations.

May 2010 - Sep 2010

Surgical Nursing Assistant

Baptist Health Lexington

I assisted surgeons in all areas of surgery according to sterile technique, patient transport, emergency assistance, prepping rooms for surgery and cleaning rooms post surgery. 

Education

Education
Jan 2014 - Dec 2015

Bachelors of Science in nursing

Kentucky Christian University

I gained training in the philosophy of nursing care. 

Sep 2009 - Dec 2011

Associates Degree in Nursing

Midway College

I gained training in the most essential nursing skills necessary to care for patients in the clinical setting. 

Certifications

Certifications
Jul 2011 - Oct 2016

Basic Life Support

American heart association
Jul 2011 - Jul 2016

Pediatric Life Support

American heart association
Jul 2011 - Dec 2015

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

American heart associaton

References

References

Marcia Brown - BHL PACU Nurse Manager

502.867.5979, 859.260.6226, mbrown1@bhsi.com

Dr Steve Solvik - BHL Staff Anesthesiologist 

859.361.6689

Pam Ball - BHL Anesthesia Technician Manager

859.806.3803

Trevor Fitch - BHL Staff PACU RN

859.779.5890

Dr Joshua Huffman - Staff Hospitalist at St Joseph Hospital

859.797.4894

Dr Bill John - Senior Medical Fellow at Eli Lily

859.509.4183, kycamd@gmail.com