To devote myself to an establishment that strives to promote well being, and exhibits superior service for those in our community. Professionally trained [job title] with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for wide variety of patients with diverse needs. Registered Nurse with 3+ years experience in clinical settings providing nursing care to diverse populations.
Strong clinical judgment
Palliative care awareness
Hospice and palliative care experience
Problem resolution capability
Professional bedside manner
Adept at prioritizing/managing deadlines
Dedicated hospice care provider
Thorough physical assessments
Patient positioning competency
Proper catheter insertion/removal
Patient and family advocacy
Certified Nursing AssistantNew Horizons In-Home Care - Corvallis, OR01/2012 - Current
Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.Closely monitored acute conditions.
Ensured HIPAA compliance.
Documented patient information obtained from interviews.
Provided on-call care at all times of day and night.
Assisted patients with daily functions.
Followed infection control procedures.
Monitored fluid intake and output levels.
Provided all daily living tasks to enhance quality of life for elderly patients.
Assisted residents with bathing, dressing, feeding, lifting and transferring.
Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Dementia, Diabetes, Cancer, Alzheimer's and Paget's disease.
Ensured all patients were assisted effectively and efficiently
EMR data entry
Multi-line call processing and appropriate routing
Liaison for nursing staff
Prepared service records and patient documents
Cash handling and balancing
Monitor and update provider schedules
Group Life Coordinator IIOregon Youth Authority - Albany, OR01/2008 - 10/2008
Ensured safety and security of our female youth offenders, provided treatment when safety and security are ensured, documented all incidents in JJIS (Juvenile Justice Information System), responded quickly to crisis such as suicide attempts, youth fights, and contraband; positive interventions with troubled youth, mentored troubled youth to assist in reformation, supervision of all youth offenders in the facility, transported youth offenders to various medical appointments in the community, introduced activities for the entire facility through the Wellness Committee, assisted with development of the facility fire drill procedure, First Aid and CPR certified, constant communication with youth, fellow staff, unit coordinators, treatment managers, Security Manager, Program Director, and Superintendent.
Bachelor of Science: Nursing Oregon Health & Science University - Monmouth, OR.Current GPA: GPA: 3.8 - 4.0
GPA: 3.8 - 4.0
Emphasis in: Geriatric, Progressive, and Hospice Care
Coursework in Hospice, Palliative Nursing and Gerontology
Scholarship recipient: Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber (2012 & 2014); Legacy Meridian Park Hospital Auxiliary: Geraldine Stephenson Endowment (2012 & 2014); Oregon Health & Science University (2012 & 2014).
Certified Nursing Assistant in Oregon, License number: Current Healthcare Provider BLS Current First Aid Certification
cash handling, charts, CPR certified, clients, data entry, documentation, educator, fashion, First Aid, forms, hiring, insurance, legal, Director, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Word, newsletter, nursing, record keeping, reporting, routing, safety, seminars, supervisor, supervision, typing speed
I have also taken courses online through Linn Benton Community College to further my education. I am currently enrolled at LBCC in pursuit of my long term goal to become a Registered Nurse as well as keeping a perfect GPA; however, this is a long term goal. My current goal is to utilize my skills as a CNA in your department.
PERSONAL I feel I possess positive and ethical human relations, genuine optimism, honesty, integrity, exceptional hard working abilities, and superior patient care, with safety and infection control a very high priority. I am dedicated to all I strive to achieve and help others in any way I can to achieve their goals. I am incredibly excited to start my life in community health care, and am confident that becoming a part of GSRMC will provide a win/win situation.
Thank you for your time spent reading my resume; references are available upon request.