Nichole Brooks, CRNP

Nurse Practitioner located in Cullman, AL

About Brooks

EDUCATION   
12/2010University of Alabama in HuntsvilleMaster of Science in NursingFamily Nurse Practitioner Program
Magna cum Laude
08/08University of Alabama in HuntsvilleBachelor of Science in Nursing
Summa cum Laude
 
05/1998Wallace State Hanceville, AlabamaAssociate Degree Nursing
Dean's List
 
1997-1998Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of NursingNational Dean's List 

 

GRADUATE CLINICAL EXPERIENCE
Co-chairman in planning and organizing UAH Annual Health Fair 12/2010
Family NP clinical rotations: 588 total hours of clinical experience in primary care of Adults, Pediatrics, Women's health and Family practice (care throughout the lifespan)
Cullman Internal Medicine
Cullman Medical and Pediatrics, PC
Cullman OBGYN, PC
Cullman Family Practice

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE  
12/2013 to 05/10/2014
UAB Medicine Department of Neurology
Nurse Practitioner
Division of Movement Disorders, Birmingham, AlabamaPerforms physical and psychosocial evaluations; Provide ongoing evaluation of patients with chronic illness, obtain health histories, review patient records, medications, labs and other diagnostic testing. Prescribe medications, provide referrals to supportive services and complete appropriate documentation. Collaborate with Neurologist and Neurosurgery team in the deep brain stimulation program. Provide initial programming to newly placed neurostimulators and ongoing assessment of existing units. Involved in data collection and information gathering for research purposes within the movement disorders division of Neurology.
04/2013 to 09/2013
UAB Medicine Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Nurse Practitioner
Birmingham, AlabamaFunctioned as in-patient nurse practitioner admitting, managing and discharging patients of the GI/Hepatology ward. Perform physical and psychosocial evaluations; obtain health histories, review patient records, medications, labs and other diagnostic testing. Prescribe medications, provide referrals to supportive services and complete appropriate documentation.
03/2013 to present
Cullman Internal Medicine
Nurse Practitioner
Cullman, AlabamaFunctions as a Family NP in a private clinic setting. Comprehensive history taking, physical exams, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests for the adult population. Preventative services that include Women’s health care related visits. Routine Gynecological care including contraceptive and menopause/hormone management. Provide in-office testing, treatments, and medical management of urinary incontinence. Prescribe medications, provide referrals to supportive services and complete appropriate documentation.
12/2010 to 01/2013
Cullman OB/GYN PC
Nurse Practitioner
Cullman, AlabamaFunctioned as Family NP in private clinic setting. Comprehensive history taking, physical exams, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests. Chronic disease management, management and treatment of urinary incontinence. Obstetrical care, non-surgical gynecological care and reproductive health.
07/1998 to 03/ 2003 and 11/2004 to 12/2010
Cullman OB/GYN PC
Registered Nurse
Cullman, AlabamaCVOU/Med Surg Duties included: Care of chronic illness patients including, Diabetes, CHF, COPD, ESRD/kidney failure and post-open-heart surgical patients. Surgical wound care, cardiac monitoring, medication administration, assisting Surgeons with various bedside procedures, care of chest tubes and medical record documentation.
11/ 2002 to 08/ 2011 (PRN position)
Cullman Regional Medical Center
Registered Nurse
Cullman, AlabamaLabor and Delivery Unit Duties include Fetal monitoring, care of patients in labor, delivery, recovery and postpartum period. Surgical assistant, patient teaching, medication administration, and medical record documentation. Functioned as a Prepared Childbirth Educator for five years.
2006
Volunteer
Sex and Family Education Program (S.A.F.E.)Duties include: Teaching middle school students about dangers of STI’s and promoting abstinence.
Professional Affiliations  
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)  
North Alabama Nurse Practitioner Association  

 

LICENSE & CERTIFICATIONS:

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
Registered Nurse State of Alabama, Active License
Certified in Basic Life Support
Certified in administration of Posterior Tibial Nerve Stimulation.
Certified in insertion of sub-dermal contraceptive implants.
Completed training course for insertion of intrauterine devices.

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EDUCATION   
12/2010University of Alabama in HuntsvilleMaster of Science in NursingFamily Nurse Practitioner Program
Magna cum Laude
08/08University of Alabama in HuntsvilleBachelor of Science in Nursing
Summa cum Laude
 
05/1998Wallace State Hanceville, AlabamaAssociate Degree Nursing
Dean's List
 
1997-1998Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of NursingNational Dean's List 

 

GRADUATE CLINICAL EXPERIENCE
Co-chairman in planning and organizing UAH Annual Health Fair 12/2010
Family NP clinical rotations: 588 total hours of clinical experience in primary care of Adults, Pediatrics, Women's health and Family practice (care throughout the lifespan)
Cullman Internal Medicine
Cullman Medical and Pediatrics, PC
Cullman OBGYN, PC
Cullman Family Practice

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE  
12/2013 to 05/10/2014
UAB Medicine Department of Neurology
Nurse Practitioner
Division of Movement Disorders, Birmingham, AlabamaPerforms physical and psychosocial evaluations; Provide ongoing evaluation of patients with chronic illness, obtain health histories, review patient records, medications, labs and other diagnostic testing. Prescribe medications, provide referrals to supportive services and complete appropriate documentation. Collaborate with Neurologist and Neurosurgery team in the deep brain stimulation program. Provide initial programming to newly placed neurostimulators and ongoing assessment of existing units. Involved in data collection and information gathering for research purposes within the movement disorders division of Neurology.
04/2013 to 09/2013
UAB Medicine Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Nurse Practitioner
Birmingham, AlabamaFunctioned as in-patient nurse practitioner admitting, managing and discharging patients of the GI/Hepatology ward. Perform physical and psychosocial evaluations; obtain health histories, review patient records, medications, labs and other diagnostic testing. Prescribe medications, provide referrals to supportive services and complete appropriate documentation.
03/2013 to present
Cullman Internal Medicine
Nurse Practitioner
Cullman, AlabamaFunctions as a Family NP in a private clinic setting. Comprehensive history taking, physical exams, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests for the adult population. Preventative services that include Women’s health care related visits. Routine Gynecological care including contraceptive and menopause/hormone management. Provide in-office testing, treatments, and medical management of urinary incontinence. Prescribe medications, provide referrals to supportive services and complete appropriate documentation.
12/2010 to 01/2013
Cullman OB/GYN PC
Nurse Practitioner
Cullman, AlabamaFunctioned as Family NP in private clinic setting. Comprehensive history taking, physical exams, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests. Chronic disease management, management and treatment of urinary incontinence. Obstetrical care, non-surgical gynecological care and reproductive health.
07/1998 to 03/ 2003 and 11/2004 to 12/2010
Cullman OB/GYN PC
Registered Nurse
Cullman, AlabamaCVOU/Med Surg Duties included: Care of chronic illness patients including, Diabetes, CHF, COPD, ESRD/kidney failure and post-open-heart surgical patients. Surgical wound care, cardiac monitoring, medication administration, assisting Surgeons with various bedside procedures, care of chest tubes and medical record documentation.
11/ 2002 to 08/ 2011 (PRN position)
Cullman Regional Medical Center
Registered Nurse
Cullman, AlabamaLabor and Delivery Unit Duties include Fetal monitoring, care of patients in labor, delivery, recovery and postpartum period. Surgical assistant, patient teaching, medication administration, and medical record documentation. Functioned as a Prepared Childbirth Educator for five years.
2006
Volunteer
Sex and Family Education Program (S.A.F.E.)Duties include: Teaching middle school students about dangers of STI’s and promoting abstinence.
Professional Affiliations  
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)  
North Alabama Nurse Practitioner Association  

 

LICENSE & CERTIFICATIONS:

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
Registered Nurse State of Alabama, Active License
Certified in Basic Life Support
Certified in administration of Posterior Tibial Nerve Stimulation.
Certified in insertion of sub-dermal contraceptive implants.
Completed training course for insertion of intrauterine devices.


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