Lopa Patel, CRNP

Nurse Practitioner located in Cullman, AL

About Lopa Patel, CRNP

Summary

Quadrilingual MSN-FNP-BC. Over five years of nursing experience in geriatric, orthopedic, neurotrauma, cardiac, nephrology, medical surgical, and administration. Consistently recognized for clinical expertise, outstanding communication skills, and excellent attitude.

Education and Licensure

  • University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
    Post Master’s Certificate in Family Nurse Practitioner, May 2019
    3.78 GPA
  • Wilmington University, New Castle, DE
    Master of Science in Nurse Executive, December 2016
    3.90 GPA ~ Summa Cum Laude
  • Delaware State University, Dover, DE
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing, May 2013
    3.82 GPA ~ Summa Cum Laude
    Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society Member
    Academic Excellence Award, 2012 & 2011

Licensure/Certification

  • ANCC certified Family Nurse Practitioner since June 26th, 2019
  • Registered Nurse, Alabama, 12/2020
  • Registered Nurse, Pennsylvania, 10/2020
  • AHA Healthcare Provider CPR – BLS
  • ANCC Board Certification in Medical-Surgical Nursing, 2016-2021
  • NIH certified “Protecting Human Research Participants”

Professional Experiences

  • Huntsville Hospital, Huntsville, AL
    08/2017 – 05/2019
    Staff Nurse
    Internal medicine/Nephrology
    • Responsible for all aspects of medical, surgical, and psychosocial needs of 5 or more patients in internal medicine and nephrology unit.
    • Management routinely entrusted my work performance to exceed workload of 25%+ while maintaining patient satisfaction and safety at or above corporate expectations.
  • Christiana Care Health System- Newark, DE
    10/2015- 04/2017
    RN II
    Cardiology Short Stay Unit
    • Provided nursing care to 4 or more patients in high acuity cardiac stepdown unit, involving monitoring and titrating vasoactive drugs, antiarrhythmic drips, and mechanical ventilators.
    • Achieved a “diamond” recognition from patients, families, and co-workers for delivering high quality patient care and exceptional teamwork.
    • Developed and contributed in quality improvement projects to advance standards of care and improve clinical outcomes resulting in decrease spend of healthcare dollars.
  • Christiana Care Health System - Newark, DE
    03/2015- 09/2015
    RN II
    Ortho/Neuro/Trauma Unit
    • Provided comprehensive, family centered nursing care to 5 and more patients per shift in high acuity surgical stepdown unit of a nationally recognized Level 1 trauma center.
    • Versatile and integral team member accepting a multi-faceted mix of healthcare challenged clientele with multiple orthopedic injuries, traumas, and neurosurgical conditions.
  • Brandywine Hall Care Center – West Chester, PA
    03/2014 – 03/2015
    Staff Nurse, Short-Stay Unit
    • Responsible for providing holistic care of 16+ or more patients in a sub-acute rehab unit.
    • Delivered exceptional patient-centered care to ensure satisfaction and implemented successful problem-solving skills that routinely exceeded the expectations of management in the first six months Recognized as a shining star eleven times for providing excellence care.
  • Main Line Adult Day Center – Bryn Mawr, PA
    11/2013 – 03/2014
    Registered Nurse
    • Successful utilization of critical thinking skills in organizing and prioritizing the care of patients including dementia patients.
    • Daily interaction with successful collaborative communication amongst a diverse socioeconomic and cultural patients’ populations.

 

Graduate Student Practicum  
Internal MedicineCullman Internal Medicine, Cullman, AL  342 hours
CardiologyHeart & Vascular Clinic, Huntsville, AL100 hours
Women’s healthDecatur OB GYN Associates, Decatur, AL150 hours
PediatricRiverside Family Health, Decatur, AL202 hours
Nurse Executive ResidencyChristiana Care Health System, Newark, DE100 hours

Presentations

“Moral Distress Awareness and Approaches” - an approved continuing education presented at Delaware Organization of Nurse Leader, October, 2016, Dover, DE

 

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Summary

Quadrilingual MSN-FNP-BC. Over five years of nursing experience in geriatric, orthopedic, neurotrauma, cardiac, nephrology, medical surgical, and administration. Consistently recognized for clinical expertise, outstanding communication skills, and excellent attitude.

Education and Licensure

Licensure/Certification

Professional Experiences

 

Graduate Student Practicum  
Internal MedicineCullman Internal Medicine, Cullman, AL  342 hours
CardiologyHeart & Vascular Clinic, Huntsville, AL100 hours
Women’s healthDecatur OB GYN Associates, Decatur, AL150 hours
PediatricRiverside Family Health, Decatur, AL202 hours
Nurse Executive ResidencyChristiana Care Health System, Newark, DE100 hours

Presentations

“Moral Distress Awareness and Approaches” - an approved continuing education presented at Delaware Organization of Nurse Leader, October, 2016, Dover, DE

 


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