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Work experience

Aug 2016present

Instructor-Clinical & Didactic 

Eastern Florida State College
  • Team teach first year ADN students fundamentals and basic med-surg.
  • Videotape and post flipped lectures to Canvas.
  • Use active learning techniques such as case studies, group work, role play.
  • Spearheading a service learning project with second year students to teach homeless families nutrition and hygiene classes.
  • Guide 9 students in nursing home and hospital for 12 hours weekly.
  • Grade ATI assignments, care plans, care maps, & others weekly.  
  • Create NCLEX-style exam questions.
  • Teach cardiac, respiratory, acid-base balance, fluid and electrolytes, urology, and nursing process.
Aug 2014Aug 2016

Clinical Nursing Instructor

Eastern Florida State College
  • Instructed  8-9 students weekly on nursing units at Health First.
  • Corrected multiple care maps, assessments, and care plans weekly.
  • Updated clinical forms and post to online forum- Canvas.
  • Updated power-points for intravenous lab and posted to Canvas.
  • Lectured and demonstrated intravenous technique at intravenous lab 1/2015.
  • Reviewed ATI questions weekly in post conference. 
Apr 2002Present

Staff Educator/Staff Nurse

Health First
  • Serve as per diem staff nurse for interventional prep and recovery area.
  • Orient all new staff for the unit prior to teaching full-time at EFSC.
  • Served as the point of care coordinator.
  • Organized staff education.
  • Educated and tested staff about cardiac rhythms.
  • Administer moderate sedation and monitor patients during procedures.
  • Taught multiple in-services to staff.
  • Instruct patients about procedures, medication, and smoking cessation.
  • Initiate intravenous drips and perform phlebotomy.
  • Composed the nursing and nurses aide orientation manuals.
  • Produced training videos and posted to YouTube.
  • Wrote multiple training power-points for orienting staff to unit. 
Oct 1986Mar 2002

Travel Nurse, Home Care RN, Medical-Surgical RN

Various companies

 Positions available upon request. 

Education

Certifications

Sep 2014Sep 2019

Certified Nurse Educator

National League for Nursing
Aug 2013Sep 2018

Medical-Surgical Nurse Certification

American Nurses Credentialing Center
Mar 2017Apr 2019

Registered Nurse 9178092

State of Florida
July 2016July 2018

ACLS Provider

American Heart Association
June 2016June 2018

BLS Provider

American Heart Association

Professional Organizations

 

National League for Nursing member

2014-present 

Publication

Use of StatSeal Advanced Disc to Decrease Time to Hemostasis in Transradial Cardiac Procedures/ A Quality Improvement Project.  Helen Condry, Cesar Jara
International Journal of Nursing Science, 2016 6(4), pp. 103-107
10.5923/j.nursing.20160604.03