Zachary Butt

MSN, FNP-C

Education


Master of Science in Nursing- Family Nurse Practitioner – Simmons College – June 2017 Bachelor of Science in Nursing- University of Maryland School of Nursing – May 2013

Licensure


Maryland- Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner – August 2017-Present

Experience


October 2017-Present – Family Nurse Practitioner – Middletown Valley Family Medicine       June 2016-June 2017 – 718 Clinical Hours in Family Practice/Urgent Care Settings                   June 2015- Present – Charge Nurse, Preceptor – Cardiac Intermediate/ Progressive Care Unit – University of Maryland Medical Center                                                                                                                       August 2014 – Present – Clinical Nurse II - Cardiac Intermediate/ Progressive Care Unit – University of Maryland Medical Center                                                                                                 August 2013-August 2014- Clinical Nurse I - - Cardiac Intermediate/ Progressive Care Unit – University of Maryland Medical Center                                                                                                 June 2012-June 2013 – Student Nurse- Cardiac Progressive Care Unit - University of Maryland Medical Center

Professional Organizations


American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)- June 2017 – Present

Research/EBP/PI Continuum

Factors that determine patient satisfaction with Nurse Practitioners: A Comprehensive Literature Review

May 2016- Comprehensive Literature Review- Simmons College Family Nurse Practitioner program

Research Question: Applying Cox’s Interaction Model of Client Behavior, what factors determine patient satisfaction with the care they receive from nurse practitioners?

Evidence based Practice

August 2014- Oral Presentation of poster “Wound Vacs”- New Graduate Cohort – University of Maryland Medical Center

Purpose: To better educate nursing staff on the function and efficacy of negative pressure wound therapy.

Intervention: Negative Pressure Wound Therapy

Outcome: Negative Pressure Wound therapy is more effective in reducing healing times and preventing infection than standard wet- to –dry dressing changes.

June 2013- Oral presentation for poster “Therapeutic Hypothermia” freezing Ischemic Brain Damage” – Senior Poster Project – University of Maryland School of Nursing

Purpose” To study the efficacy of therapeutic hypothermia for cardiac arrest patients outside of hospitals on preserving neurological functioning and outcomes

Intervention: inducing therapeutic hypothermia

Outcome: post cardiac arrest patients found that received therapeutic hypothermia have improved survival rates and neurological function