General clinical practicum has included experience at Kootenai Medical Center, St. Luke's Rehabilitation Institute, St. Luke's Brain Trauma Unit, Spokane Valley Medical Center, Kootenai Behavioral Health, Providence Sacred Heart Children's Hospital, and Operating Room and Labor, Delivery, & Post-partum rotations at Kootenai Health. Experienced in MEDITECH, MediLinks, e-MAR, and paper charting. Combined clinical experience totaling over 600 hours. Precepting North Idaho Advanced Care Hospital: 120 Hours of Intensive Care Unit Nursing. Experienced with tracheostomy and ventilator care, ECG monitoring, rectal pouches, urinary catheters, PEG and nasogastric tubes, TPN administration, central/PICC line care, tight control of blood glucose levels, blood administration, and lab draws.
Strong clinical judgment
High level of autonomy
Problem resolution capability
Professional bedside manner
Adept at prioritizing/managing deadlines
Thorough physical assessments
Patient positioning competency
Foley catheter insertion/removal familiarity
Insulin medication assistance
Proper catheter insertion/removal
Patient and family advocacy
Spirometer reading accuracy
Athletic Trainer's Assistant09/2006 to 07/2007 Walla Walla Community College
Kept record of student work-study schedules and timecards.
Conducted cross-functional management to coordinate and lead athletic fund-raising activities.
Tracked and managed finances in customer database.
Motivated student athletes to achieve performance goals and ensure productivity.
Assisted with injury prevention education and rehabilitation of college athletes.
Avionics and Aircraft Mechanic/Ground Crew08/2002 to 01/2009 Gossard Aviation Inc
Specialty Experience Post Falls Cancer Center
Maintained air-to-ground and point-to-point radio contact with aircraft commanders.
Observed all safety policies and procedures
Executed the entire assembly process by accurately interpreting set-up sheets, work orders, drawings or blueprints.
Wired machines and packages.
Correctly and safely used a variety of hand tools, saws and cutting equipment to carry out job duties.
Sealed and wired valves and created and attached nameplates.
Registered Nurse, TCU09/2012 to Current Royal Park Health & Rehab – 7411 N. Nevada Spokane Wa
Pharmacological and non-pharmacological management and treatment of various disorders and diseases.
Assessed need for, ordered, obtained and interpreted appropriate lab tests.
Effective counseling in health maintenance and disease management.
Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge.
Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans.
Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care.
Closely monitored acute conditions.
Ensured HIPAA compliance.
Developed and implemented nursing care plans.
Documented patient information obtained from interviews.
Delegated staff nurse duties.
Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens.
Followed infection control procedures.
Assisted patients with daily functions.
Monitored fluid intake and output levels.
Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Dementia, Diabetes, Cancer, Alzheimer's and Paget's disease.
Authorized drug refills and provided detailed prescription information to pharmacies.
Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing.
Strong leader for nursing personnel assigned to the unit/shift.
Associate of Science: Nursing1 2012North Idaho College (NIC)-
Coursework in Radiation Therapy
Coursework in Oncology
Spokane Falls Community College-
GPA: GPA: 4.0GPA: 4.0
GPA: GPA: 4.0GPA: 4.0
University of Oregon-
GPA: GPA: 3.91GPA: 3.91
Associate of Arts Degree: 7 2008Walla Walla Community College-
GPA: GPA: 3.71 Full Basketball/Academic ScholarshipGPA: 3.71 Full Basketball/Academic Scholarship
Royal Park Health & Rehab sept 2012.
Nurse Aide Certified, Royal Plaza Retirement Center 10/2009 - Present.
Coordinate and manage activities of daily living through solid partnerships with all levels of staff and clientele to achieve goals in a team-orientated environment.
Swift critical thinking and problem solving in emergency situations.
Development, organization, and documentation of diverse resident care.
Maintain enthusiasm and dignity of residents through meaningful relation, open communication and respect.
Certifications: Elder Care, Caregiver Dementia Specialty, Caregiver Mental Health Specialty, Basic Life Support, HIV/AIDS, and Suicide Management.
HONORS & SELECTED ACHIEVEMENTS Registered Nurse License, Washington State Department of Health 7/03/2012 Certified in Nurse Delegation Core Training, 7/2011 Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society Washington State Academic Honors Award High School Class Valedictorian W.I.A.A. Sportsmanship Award W.I.A.A. State Athlete of the Week 50 plus hours of community service between 9/2010 and 5/2012 U.S. Achievement Academy English Merit Award Varsity Basketball 'M.V.P.' four consecutive years College & High Schools Women's Basketball 'Team Captain,'