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Awilda Alvarado,RN, BSN

Lives in Deltona, Florida United States ·
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In a relationship
Last Login:
June 1, 2017
Member Since:
January 2, 2014
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Nursing Title
Registered Nurse / BSN
Current Nursing Specialization
Longterm Care Nurse
Work Name (Hospital, Practice, Clinic, etc...)
Deltona Health Care
Years in Nursing
22 Years
Work Description / Areas of Expertise / Job Duties
Operating Room Register Nurse , 08/2014 to Dec.2015. Dr. Pila Metropolitan Hospital – Ponce, PR :

Operating Room Register Nurse , 05/1999 to 05/2009 Dr. Pila Hospital – Ponce, PR
Assisted doctors with surgeries and non-invasive procedures. Monitored complete count of instruments and sponges count. Primary care, assessment and evaluation of neonatal and pediatric and adults patients. Quiet environment.
Counseled and educated patients about surgery issues and wellness.
Pharmacological and non-pharmacological management and treatment of various disorders and diseasesClosely monitored acute conditions.
Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully. documented progress .
Performed lab tests and communicated results.Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge. Developed and implemented nursing care plans.Documented patient information obtained from interviews. Performed basic physical assessments of newborns , infants and adults. Delegated staff nurse duties.
Provided on-call care at all times of day and night. Trained new staff on quality control procedures. Followed infection control procedures. Monitored fluid intake and output levels. Measured urine and delivered specimens to lab. Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing. Scheduled patient admissions and discharges.
Strong leader for nursing personnel assigned to the unit/shift.

Operating Room BSN.RN
Florida Fish Memorial Hospital. Orange City, Florida .
January 2016- April 2016

Clinical Nurse BSN.RN
Deltona Health Care and Rehabilitation. Consulate Health Care Center
Since August, 2016.
Brief summary of your nursing background
Bilingual Perioperative Nurse Licensed in Puerto Rico and Florida with extensive experience in an OR setting.
What Do You Attribute Your Success To?
The Good Attitude , The Ability to Think Critically, The Willingness to Collaborate, The Ability to Care for Others, Bringing It Home and The Ability to Care for Self , Desire to Help People From all Ages.
1 - Faculty Appointment
Patient Education, Training Other Nurses, Training Nursing Students. Community Education.
Nursing School Name
Puerto Rico
Nursing Degree In
Grad Date - Nursing Degree
University - Bachelor's
Catholic University of Ponce
Bachelor's Degree In
Grad Date - Bachelor's Degree
ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support), ALNC - Advanced Legal Nurse Cosultant, C-SPI - Certified Specialist in Poison Information, CARN - Certified Addictions Registered Nurse, CRNL - Certified Registered Nurse, Long-term care, PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support), EKG Certified
1 - Professional Society Membership
Impulso Magazine, San Juan, Puerto Rico, International Nurse Association.
2 - Professional Society Membership
College of Nurses and health Professional of Puerto Rico
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Favorite Medical Publication
OPNA Journal, WebMD, Medscape nurses, MedlinePlus.
Hobbies / Sports
Time with Family, Reading, Dancing, Church Community, Helping the Elderly