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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Summary

Registered Nurse for over 35 years. Worked in several areas of hospital nursing as a float. Assumed several projects to improve staff success and improve patient outcomes. Held positions of staff nurse, assistant head nurse, resource nurse, lead staff in outpatient cardiac catherization unit. I held national certification in Med-Surg Nursing and Community Health Nursing. During hospital employment, maintained PALS, ACLS, & BSL certification.

Skills
  • Medication and IV administration and Intravenous Therapy and Blood Withdrawal
  • Disease Prevention and Management
  • Staff Development and Precepter
  • Electronic Health Records (EHR)
  • Nursing Plan Development
  • Patient Care and Education
  • Patient Assessment and Care
  • Policy and procedure compliance and state and federal regulatory compliance. Patient confidentiality
  • Patient rights advocacy
Experience
08/2012 to 03/2016 Adjunct Faculty The Chicago School Of Professional Psychology | Anaheim, CA,
  • Distributed and posted course syllabus and answered student questions regarding standards, material, grading and progression at beginning of semester.
  • Delivered in-depth instruction in various topics, including hand hygiene, sterile technique, taking & documenting vital signs, dressing change both clean & sterile technique, medication calculations and administration, physical assessment and documentation, psychophysiology of certain medical conditions.
  • Worked collaboratively with faculty members to design curriculum for licensed practical nurse courses.
  • Created lesson plans and developed instructional materials covering all required topics and learning objectives.
  • Wrote and filed reports detailing course activities and student progress.
  • Collaborated with fellow staff members to promote positive and welcoming learning environment.
  • Supervised students in the clinical settings- hospital clinics and long-term care facilities.
04/2011 to 04/2012 RN Staff Nurse St Joseph School Of Nursing | North Providence, RI,
  • Provided skilled direct nursing care to pre & post operative patients in Surgical department.
  • Helped pediatric patients understand and feel at ease with tests and minor procedures.
  • Treated patients using pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment modalities to address various disorders, diseases and injuries.
  • Maintained adequate unit supplies to meet expected patient demands.
  • Administered oral, IV and intra-muscular medications and monitored patient reactions.
  • Delivered information regarding care and medications to patients and caregivers in understandable terminology.Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Maintained strict patient data procedures to comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Used facility EMR system to update patient records, transmit prescriptions and transfer files.
  • Monitored post-op vitals, set up PCA, fluids, reviewed post-op orders and assimilated patients to unit.
06/1982 to 10/2010 Registered Nurse Common Spirit | Sugar Land, TX,
  • Worked in many capacities- staff nurse, resource nurse, assistant head nurse, and head unit staff in outpatient cardiac catheterization unit,
  • Developed and adapted individualized treatment plans
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Performed blood and blood product transfusions and intravenous infusions to address patient symptoms or underlying causes.
  • Past certifications: BLS, ACLS, PALS, and national certification in med-surg nursing and community health nursing.
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • Assessed patient health needs by reviewing and tracking EKG readings to address telemetry readings and quickly inform teammates on stability or acuity changes.
  • Treated patients using pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment modalities to address various disorders, diseases and injuries.
  • Delivered compassionate treatment to all patients.
  • Assisted patients with healing and recovery after procedure by closely monitoring and caring for wounds, answering questions and educating about continued care strategies.
  • Maintained personal and team compliance with medication administration standards and patient care best practices.
  • Treated patients suffering from chronic and acute medical concerns, including asthma, seizure disorders and pneumonia.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Promoted healthy lifestyle choices to reduce re-emergence of painful or dangerous symptoms.
  • Prepared for HIPAA and Joint Commission reviews, making required brochures and pamphlets available to patients in all clinics.
  • Used facility EMR system to update patient records, transmit prescriptions and transfer files.
Education and Training
Expected in 12/2010 to to Bachelor of Science | Nursing Phoenix University, , GPA:
Expected in 06/1982 to to Associate of Science | Nursing Hartnell College, Salinas, CA GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Phoenix University
  • Hartnell College

Job Titles Held:

  • Adjunct Faculty
  • RN Staff Nurse
  • Registered Nurse

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science

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