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Garrett McMahon

123 Main Street, San Francisco, CA 94122

Home: 000-000-0000 | Cell: 000-000-0000

Professional Summary

Observant Wound Care Nurse with more than ten years of experience evaluating and managing patients with various wounds caused by accidents disease or as a result of surgery. Adept at assessing patient conditions and administering effective wound care. Specialize in checking for signs of infection and educating patients on effective wound care procedures.

Core Qualifications
• Substantial experience with wound care management procedures
• Superb ability to prevent and identify infections
• Ability to provide patients with wound care information
• Proficient in the use of MS Word Access and Excel
• Ability to work varying shifts including evenings and weekends
• Strong ability to communicate with doctors and patients
Wound Care Nurse
5/1/2003 - 4/1/2005

Lakefront Medical Center
New Parkland, CA

• Administered medication including antibiotics as prescribed by attending physicians.
• Assisted with the removal of dead tissue and cleaned wounds.
• Delegated wound care duties to other staff members.

Wound Care Nurse
4/1/2005 - 7/1/2009

New Parkland Memorial Hospital
New Parkland, CA

• Treated chronic wounds including bedsores abscesses and ulcerations.
• Performed additional duties as assigned by clinical nurse manager.
• Provided patients with follow-up care instructions.

Wound Care Nurse
9/1/2009 - 11/1/2013

Green Valley Medical Center
New Parkland, CA

• Ensured that all patient rooms were properly sanitized.
• Followed medical center's wound care procedures.
• Maintained updated records of patient conditions.

Wound Care Nurse
2/1/2014 - Present
New Parkland General Hospital
New Parkland, CA

• Communicated with patients and their families and responded to inquiries.
• Updated patient records according to state and federal regulations.
• Trained bedside nurses in wound care procedures.

Bachelor of Science - Nursing

University of California
New Parkland, CA

Associate's Degree - Allied Health
University of California
New Parkland, CA

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