Amrutha B.

Panakkal, RN, BSN, SRNA
15 TERRACE AVE HILLBURN, NY 10931 Home: (845) 369-1380, Cell: (845) 499-9580, E-mail:

Dedicated student registered nurse anesthetist seeking long term Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist opportunity.

University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing  Philadelphia, PA Master of Science in Nursing  Nurse Anesthesia Program  GPA 3.91 Mercy College, School of Health and Natural Sciences  Dobbs Ferry, NY Bachelor of Science in Nursing  GPA 3.79 Cochran School of Nursing  Yonkers, NY Associate in Applied Science  GPA 3.72 January 2007 December 2010 May 2014 (expected)

Graduate Clinical Experience
Pennsylvania Hospital  Philadelphia, PA Summer 2012 – Spring 2014  Anesthetic management of wide range of adult patient populations undergoing surgery in both the acute and short procedure settings. Surgical services include cardiovascular, cardiothoracic, neurology, neuroskeletal, ENT, orthopedic, urology, gynecology, otorhinolaryngology, plastics, general, colorectal, robotic-assisted, and high-risk obstetrics.  Participated in on-call shifts consisting of emergent surgeries, caesarean sections, emergency department and ICU intubations and codes. St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children  Philadelphia, PA

Spring 2013

Anesthetic management of pediatric population undergoing surgery in the acute and short procedure settings. Surgical services include neurology, urology, general, orthopedic, otorhinolaryngology and dentistry. Participated in on-call shifts consisting of emergent surgeries and trauma calls. Summer 2013/ Winter 2014 Anesthetic management of patients undergoing cardiothoracic surgeries including on and off pump coronary artery bypass grafts (CABG), valve repairs/replacements, minimally invasive CABG, minimally invasive valve repairs/replacements, MAZE procedures, vascular, and thoracic procedures.

Cooper University Hospital  Camden, NJ

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Gained a significant amount of experience in both the placement and management of invasive monitoring, as well as one-lung ventilation and bronchial blockers. Expected trauma experience in Winter 2014. Fall 2013 Anesthetic management of oncology patients undergoing surgical procedures such as thoracic, breast/gynecologic, plastics, urologic, otorhinolaryngologic, general, hepatic, endocrine and renal. Experience in placement and management of thoracic epidurals, other regional anesthesia and invasive monitoring.

Fox Chase Cancer Center  Philadelphia, PA

Relevant Professional Experience
New York Presbyterian Hospital  New York, NY Clinical Nurse I  Surgical Intensive Care Unit June 2009 - May 2012

Providing nursing care to a wide variety of critically ill patient population ranging from patients who underwent liver transplants to coronary artery bypass grafts while coordinating with the intensive care unit team.

Professional Memberships
    American Association of Nurse Anesthetists American Association of Critical-Care Nurses Sigma Theta Tau International Zeta Omega at Large chapter Active RN Licensures: NY, NJ, PA, DE

Awards and Recognitions
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Skin Care Champion 2012 Millennium Dreamers Award 2000

SICU, New York Presbyterian Hospital The Walt Disney Company and McDonald's

Skills and Certifications
   Proficient in Microsoft Office, Sunrise Clinical Manager and EPIC EMR Speaks and writes fluent Malayalam, intermediate Spanish ACLS, PALS, BLS, CCRN certified