Registered Nurse seeking a position as an active member of a health care team to provide high quality individualized patient care.
Registered Nurse License Number: 104799
CPR certified through American Heart Association
Interviewed patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight and height.Maintained patient charts and confidential files.Assessed patients with terminal illnesses and provided interventions to manage physical and psychological symptoms. Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients.Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care. Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, education instructions.Provided palliative care in outpatient settings ranging from assessment to development and implementation of care plans. Responsible for on call duties.
Cleaned and sterilized instruments and disposed of contaminated supplies.Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records. Actively participated in unit-based Quality Assurance Program. Oversaw dialysis techs in all aspects of patient care, monitored compliance of treatments, consulted with physicians on prescription/plan changes. Provided hemodialysis treatment for patients with chronic and acute stages of renal failure. Monitored and evaluated responses to treatment and applied adjustments per protocol or as prescribed by the physician. Provided patient education on nutrition and fluid restrictions. Performed pre, during, and post treatment vital signs and nursing assessments. Prepared and administered medications as ordered.
Critical thinking, communication, teamwork, problem-solving, attention to detail, able to multitask, organized, reliable, and dependable
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