Charge Nurse resume example with 6+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Enthusiastic Charge Nurse eager to contribute as a leader to promote team success through hard work, attention to detail, and excellent organizational skills. Recognized consistently in performance excellence and contributions to success in the Healthcare industry. Motivated to learn, grow, and excel at Advent Health.

  • Professionalism
  • Organizational skills
  • Fluent in Portuguese & English
  • Excellent communication
  • Time management
  • Desire to continue learning
  • Patient advocate
  • Medical software systems
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem-solving
  • Acute care expertise
  • Adaptable
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated
Work History
Charge Nurse, 10/2017 to Current
Universal Health ServicesSaint Simons Island, GA,
  • Direct or supervise nursing personnel on a 70 bed unit.
  • Responsible for delegating nursing assignments, preparing schedules, and overseeing admissions.
  • Resource for interdisciplinary team Addresses patient complaints and ensures patient satisfaction Learns of patient acuities/activities for shift.
  • Took samples such as blood and urine to complete diagnostic and routine assessment tests.
  • Kept optimal supply levels in treatment rooms, triage and other areas to meet typical patient loads.
  • Oversaw patient conditions, administered medicine, performed interventions and took detailed records.
  • Delegated and prioritized assignments and nursing tasks based on individual staff strengths and expertise.
  • Developed and advocated patient care plans.
  • Streamlined all steps in rapid response situations by prioritizing and delegating tasks.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
Registered Nurse, 11/2019 to 02/2020
Beth Israel Lahey HealthWestwood, MA,
  • Document data related to patients' care including assessment results, interventions, medications, patient responses, or treatment changes to six patients.
  • Manage patients' pain relief and sedation by providing pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions, monitoring patients' responses, and changing care plans accordingly.
  • Assess urgent and emergent health conditions using both physiologically and technologically derived data.
  • Monitor patients’ neurological activity by conducting neurological assessments.
  • Assessed and interpreted MRI and CT scan imagery to support patient diagnosis.
  • Administered pre- and post-operative care to patients with behavioral, physical and cognitive ailments relating to brain and nervous system.
  • Gathered and documented patient intake information to support neurologists' diagnosis and treatment plan development.
  • Monitored and tracked vital signs and symptoms in neurological patients, alerting neurologist of significant changes.
  • Monitored patient condition, including interpreting and tracking EKG readings, identifying irregular telemetry readings and updating team members on changes in stability or acuity.
  • Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, including treatment, medications and IVs administered, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
Registered Nurse, 12/2015 to 10/2017
Beth Israel Lahey HealthManchester, MA,
  • Monitor all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity of eight patients.
  • Consult and coordinate with rehabilitation healthcare team members to assess, plan, implement, or evaluate patient care plans.
  • Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Taught patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence.
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Delivered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections, monitoring responses to address new concerns.
  • Advised patients and caregivers of proper wound management, discharge plan objectives, safe medication use and disease management.
  • Observed and reported patient condition, progress and medication side effects to accurately document updates.
  • Managed quality care for patients with varied conditions, including heart failure, end-stage renal disease and coronary artery disease.
  • Managed patients recovering from medical or surgical procedures, including facilitating wound care, ostomy care, pressure ulcer prevention and pain management.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare personnel to meet patients' personal, physical, psychological and cognitive needs.
Charge Nurse, 04/2015 to 12/2015
Universal Health ServicesAmbler, PA,
  • Mentoring and training new staff and providing support and guidance to all staff members.
  • Overseeing patient admissions, transfers and discharges.
  • Monitoring medical charts and providing compassionate care and assistance to patients and families.
  • Ensuring compliance with all health and safety regulations.
  • Equipped patients with tools and knowledge needed for speedy and sustained recovery.
  • Informed patients and families of effective treatment options and at-home care strategies, enhancing long-term outcomes.
  • Implemented effective strategies and care plans to improve patient outcomes and meet recovery objectives.
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Maintained highest levels of patient satisfaction, generating referrals to maintain productivity levels for rehabilitation unit.
  • Administered medications to 15 patients and monitored response to medications.
M.A: Management And Leadership, Expected in 12/2020
Webster University - St Louis, MO
B.S: Nursing, Expected in 07/2015
Brigham Young University - Idaho - Rexburg, ID
A.S: Nursing, Expected in 07/2014
Brigham Young University - Idaho - Rexburg, ID
A.S: General Studies, Expected in 03/2013
Brigham Young University - Idaho - Rexburg, ID
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School Attended

  • Webster University
  • Brigham Young University - Idaho
  • Brigham Young University - Idaho
  • Brigham Young University - Idaho

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