Nicole Alconera, RPN

Biography

Nicole Alconera is a Registered Practical Nurse at Cleveland Clinic Canada.

Ms. Alconera obtained her Diploma in Practical Nursing from Centennial College. She has since completed certification in phlebotomy, IV insertions and maintenance and electrocardiogram administration. She has a particular interest in internal medicine and psychology.

Ms. Alconera takes pride in providing her patients with a health care experience that is positive and is dedicated to decreasing any potential fears and anxieties associated with care. She has years of experience in a hospital setting, preparing and administering oral, parenteral, and topical medications as well as obtaining blood work, assisting with IV transfusions and catheterization.

Working in the emergency field, Ms. Alconera has also gained experience in treating chronic illnesses such as CHF and COPD, as well as mental health related issues and orthopaedic injuries that require stabilizing with splints or injuries requiring sutures and wound dressings. She previously worked in the air medical field, providing critical patient care during emergency transport.

When she’s not seeing patients, Ms. Alconera likes to take her dogs for walks to explore new neighbourhoods and cities.

Education/Training

Diploma
Centennial College
Practical Nursing
Scarborough, ON

Certifications

  • Standard First-Aid and CPR
  • Level HCP Phlebotomy
  • IV insertions and Maintenance
  • ECG and Coronary Care Certificate
  • Crisis Prevention and Intervention
  • Pediatric Emergency Assessment, Recognition, and Stabilization (PEARS)

Specialty Interests

  • Internal medicine
  • Psychology

Professional Memberships

  • College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Registered Practical Nurses Association of Ontario (RPNAO)