Community Health Nurse

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Shawneen Kurz

shawneen.kurz@gmail.com | (906) 235-2490 | Atlanta, GA

Summary


As a Community Health Nurse, I have over 3 years of experience working with underserved populations in various settings. I am passionate about promoting health equity and providing culturally competent care. I have a strong background in public health nursing, community outreach, and patient education. In my previous roles, I have successfully implemented innovative programs to improve the overall health of my patients and their families. I am an excellent communicator and collaborator, able to work effectively with diverse teams to achieve common goals.

Experience


Community Health Nurse at WellStar Health System, GAMar 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of 5 health care workers in providing immunizations to 200 underserved patients in the community.
  • Assisted with developing and implementing a new patient education program on chronic disease management for 100 patients with diabetes.
  • Screened 150 individuals for tuberculosis and provided follow-up care as necessary.
  • Provided home visits to 30 newly diagnosed HIV+ patients to assist with medication adherence and Linkage to care services.
  • Collaborated with local school district to provide wellness screenings (e.g., BMI, blood pressure, vision/hearing) for 500 elementary students.
  • Chaired monthly meetings for the citywide coalition working to increase access to fresh fruits & vegetables in low income neighborhoods.

Public Health Nurse at Piedmont Healthcare, GAAug 2019 - Jan 2022

  • Led a team of public health nurses in developing and implementing a new community outreach program that increased immunization rates by 15%.
  • Successfully navigated difficult conversations with patients and families around sensitive topics such as sexual health, substance abuse, and mental health.
  • Worked collaboratively with other members of the healthcare team to develop individualized care plans for complex patient cases.
  • Utilized data analytics to identify trends in patient populations and design targeted interventions accordingly.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Georgia State UniversityAug 2015 - May 2019

I have learned how to communicate with patients and families, how to provide care for patients with various medical conditions, and how to work as part of a team.

Skills


  • Nursing
  • Community Health
  • Public Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Biostatistics
  • Program Planning and Evaluation
  • Grant Writing

Jeneen Serratelli

jeneen.serratelli@gmail.com | (751) 865-0425 | Birmingham, AL

Summary


I am a Community Health Nurse with over three years of experience working in the field. I have worked extensively with populations of all ages, and have developed strong relationships with many community organizations. I am passionate about improving access to healthcare for underserved populations, and have been successful in my efforts to increase health equity within communities. In my previous role, I increased patient satisfaction scores by implementing new programming and collaborating closely with other providers. My skills include population health assessment, program development & implementation, grant writing & management, as well as excellent communication & interpersonal skills

Experience


Community Health Nurse at Birmingham Health Care, ALMay 2022 - Present

  • Provided health screenings to 1,000 community members.
  • Led a team of 5 nurses in developing a new wellness program for the city.
  • Presented at 3 national conferences on innovative approaches to community health nursing.
  • Authored 2 articles published in professional journals on topics related to community health nursing.
  • Received an award from the local chamber of commerce for Outstanding Community Health Nurse.

Public Health Nurse at Huntsville Hospital, ALAug 2019 - Apr 2022

  • Assisted in developing and implementing a community outreach program that increased health screenings by 15%.
  • Led a team of 5 nurses in providing direct care to 200 patients per day.
  • Trained new staff members on infection control procedures.
  • Created educational materials on chronic disease prevention for low-income families.
  • Presented at 3 national conferences on the topic of public health nursing interventions.
  • Authored 2 peer-reviewed journal articles on topics related to public health nursing.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Nursing at The University of Alabama, ALAug 2014 - May 2019

I have learned how to provide care to patients, how to work in a team, how to communicate with patients and families, and how to use technology to support my nursing practice.

Skills


  • Nursing
  • Health Promotion
  • Disease Prevention
  • Patient Education
  • Community Outreach
  • Program Development and Evaluation