Registered Nurse seeking a position in a health care setting , that will enhance my knowledge and skills; and be able to provide quality care to the patients. Dedicated Registered Nurse with experience in acute and chronic dialysis setting, telemetry and medical-surgical unit.
Acute Clinical Coordinator/Acute Dialysis, Apheresis NurseDavita Healthcare - 5513 Cumberland Avenue Chicago, Illinois12/2016 - Current Act as a Team leader Do Acute Education to teammates in accordance with policies and procedure Perform direct patient care, cover on call Do monthly Hand hygiene and Meer Cat Audits in compliance with the Joint Commission Perform HD/PD in inpatient setting for both acute and chronic patients Attend quarterly meeting with the Hospital Liaison. Perform Therapeutic Plasma Exchange to patients with Hematologic, Neurologic disorder needing Apheresis as directed by the Nephrologist, Oncologist, Hematologist, Neurologist
Inpatient Dialysis Nurse/ Home PD NurseLoyola University Medical Center - Maywood, IL02/2015 - 04/2017 Provide direct patient care; perform HD and PD inpatient setting and CRRT to ICU patients Perform nursing duties independently; follow treatment orders from the Nephrologist Cover on call duties as Scheduled
Home PD nurse: Assess and educate ESRD patients that is on peritoneal dialysis Collaborate with physician, social worker, case manager, dietician and patients to create plan of care Do monthly PD clinic, monthly blood draw; monitor result and inform physician of results so proper adjustment to the medications will be made. Adjust peritoneal prescription as directed by the physician to meet clearance goal Do home visits, especially for new patients Perform Peritoneal Equilibrium Test to patients to determine characteristics of patients peritoneal membrane, to determine patients prescription
Fresenius Medical Care Fresenius Acutes - Elmhurst, IL01/2013 - 07/2015 * Perform direct patient care * Follow treatment orders from the Nephrologist.
* Performs assessment, obtain and monitor vital signs, evaluate data and intervene as appropriate.
* Peforms CCPD and CRRT as ordered by the Nephrologist.
Registered Nurse IICHRONIC DAILYSIS RN - Davita New Lenox08/2012 - Current
Perform dialysis therapy to ESRD patients.
Assess and monitor status of vascular accesses, review laboratory works and report any abnormalities to physician.
Perform assessment, administer medications per physician orders.
Acute Clinical Coordinator/Charge NurseDavita Acute Dialysis Mount Sinai Medical Center - Miami Beach, Florida01/2009 - 06/2012
Acts as team leader, plan, confirm, coordinate, organize assignments.
Educate teammates of the Company's policy and procedures
Supervises direct patient care, ensures documentation of all delivered care is complete.
Provide direct patient care as needed, able to work on call schedule as needed.
Attend hospital education and hospital administrative meetings.
Acute Dialysis Nurse/ Charge NurseDavita Acute Dialysis Mount Sinai Medical Center - Miami Beach, Florida03/2007 - 01/2009
Perform direct patient care; performs CRRT to ICU patients.
Perform nursing duties independently; follow treatment orders from the Nephrologist Perform patient assessment, obtain and monitor vital signs, evaluate data and intervene as appropriate.
Administer medications and intravenous solutions and maintain proper documentation Cover on call duties as scheduled.
Monitor Vital signs and institute changes accordingly.
Provides therapeutic environment for patient in the unit Reports pertinent laboratory results and findings to the medical team through proper channel.
Provides direct nursing care Administer medications, treatment/nursing procedures as prescribed Evaluates nursing care as to effectivity and efficiency.
Clinical InstructorSt. Paul University - Philippines07/2004 - 09/2004
Manages and evaluates student learning in the clinical setting.
Evaluate the students development of clinical reasoning skills.
Directly observes and guides students learning activities with clients.
Assist the student in integration of theory and practice, specific to courses learning activities and level of the learner.
Head Nurse/Acting Nurse SupervisorSt. Paul's Hospital - Philippines01/2002 - 05/2003
Provides for and supervises the documentation of patient treatments.
Communicates problem to supervisors and recommends solutions Assigns and checks the specific duties of nursing personnel in the unit; their activities and periodically evaluate staff response to their assignments.
Participates in a committee work and conducts unit meetings as necessary.
Carries out administrative procedures in conformity with hospital policies.
Registered NurseSaint Paul Hospital - Philippines12/1999 - 12/2001
* Listens to outgoing shift's endorsement promptly and attentively. * Consult with physician as to needs of patient observed and as to patient's progress. * Makes proper referral to unit/department pertaining to patient car. * Administer medications, treatment and nursing procedures as prescribed by the Physician.
Bachelor of Science: NursingSt. Paul University of Iloilo - Iloilo City Philippines 1999 Nursing
Bessie Baldovino Manager Loyola Medical Center 708-531-7060
Michelle Brenczewski Facility Administartor Davita New Lenox 815-320-3049