Public Health Nurse

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Lakenya Martorello

lakenya.martorello@gmail.com | (797) 026-6494 | Bellevue, WA

Summary


I have over 3 years of experience as a public health nurse. I have worked in a variety of settings, including community health centers, schools, and home visits. I am passionate about promoting the health and well-being of my community. I am knowledgeable about a wide range of public health issues, including immunizations, communicable diseases, maternal and child health, and chronic disease prevention. I am an excellent communicator and collaborate well with other members of the healthcare team to provide comprehensive care for my patients.

Experience


Public Health Nurse at Public Health – Seattle & King County, WAMay 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of nurses in providing care to 500 patients with chronic illnesses.
  • Successfully implemented a new evidence-based practice for wound care that led to a decrease in the rate of hospital acquired infections by 25%.
  • Trained other nursing staff on how to provide culturally competent care to diverse populations.
  • Educated 200 community members about sexually transmitted diseases and their prevention.
  • Screened 400 children for lead poisoning and referred those at risk for treatment.

Public Health Nurse II at Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department, WAAug 2019 - Apr 2022

  • Led a team of public health nurses in providing care to underserved populations.
  • Implemented new program that increased access to care for low-income families.
  • Trained other public health professionals in evidence-based practices.
  • Presented at national conference on innovative approaches to public health nursing.
  • Authored peer-reviewed article on the role of public health nurses in improving population health.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Nursing at University of Washington, WAAug 2015 - May 2019

Some skills I've learned are taking blood pressure, drawing blood, starting IVs, charting, and patient assessment.

Skills


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

Maygan Cabeen

maygan.cabeen@gmail.com | (314) 557-3602 | Portland, OR

Summary


A public health nurse with over three years of experience. I have a strong interest in disease prevention and health promotion, as well as working with underserved populations. I am passionate about making a difference in the lives of others and strive to provide quality care to those who need it most. In my previous roles, I have worked extensively with community partners to promote healthy behaviors and improve access to healthcare services.

Experience


Public Health Nurse at PeaceHealth, ORJun 2022 - Present

  • Led a team of health educators in designing and implementing an education campaign on the importance of immunizations for young children which resulted in a 10% increase in vaccinations among target population.
  • Developed and implemented a school-based wellness program that increased physical activity levels by 20% and improved nutrition habits among participants.
  • Successfully advocated for policy changes at the state level that led to increased funding for public health programs by $5 million annually.
  • Collaborated with community partners to establish a free clinic that provided basic medical care to underserved populations, serving over 1,000 patients within its first year of operation.
  • 1 point! Good job!.
  • 5 more accomplishments needed...

Public Health Nurse II at Providence Health & Services, ORSep 2019 - Apr 2022

  • Led a team of public health nurses in providing care to underserved populations.
  • Implemented new program that increased access to care for low-income families.
  • Trained other public health professionals in disease prevention and control.
  • Developed educational materials on various public health topics.
  • Presented at national conference on innovative approaches to improving population health outcomes.
  • Authored peer-reviewed article on the effect of community engagement strategies on reducing disparities in healthcare.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Oregon Health & Science University, ORAug 2015 - May 2019

I have learned to be an excellent communicator, problem solver, and care provider.

Skills


  • Nursing
  • Public Health
  • Healthcare Administration
  • Patient Advocacy
  • Community Outreach
  • Education and Training
  • Research