charge nurse resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary
Dedicated and enthusiastic registered nurse to secure a challenging position within the healthcare industry where my skills and knowledge will allow me to grow and contribute to a high performing team. Professionally trained RN with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for wide variety of patients with diverse needs. Registered Nurse with 10+ years experience in clinical settings providing nursing care to diverse populations. Specialized in cardiac care for eight years. Provided critical evaluation of heart failure patients and respiratory failure patients and managed complex medication/treatment regimens. Responsible registered nurse with excellent communication skills demonstrated by 14 years of experience in healthcare.
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Acute care expertise
  • Palliative care awareness
  • Preceptor
  • High level of autonomy
  • Patient/family focused
  • Patient evaluation/intervention
  • Qualified critical care nurse
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Safe NG tube insertion and removal
  • Dedicated hospice care provider
  • Thorough physical assessments
  • Patient positioning competency
  • Feeding assistance aptness
  • Tracheotomy care
  • Foley catheter insertion/removal familiarity
  • Foley catheter insertion/removal familiarity
  • Insulin medication assistance
  • Proper catheter insertion/removal
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Venipuncture/blood draw expert
  • Patient and family advocacy
Work History
Charge Nurse, 06/2007 to Current
Universal Health ServicesEl Paso, TX,
  • Maintain accurate, detailed reports and records.
  • Direct and supervise less skilled nursing/health care personnel and supervise all units.
  • Prepare patients for, and assist with, examinations and treatments.
  • Observe nurses and visit patients to ensure that proper nursing care is provided.
  • Assess the needs of individuals, families and/or communities, including assessment of individuals' home and/or work environments to identify potential health or safety problems.
  • Administer local, inhalation, intravenous, and other anesthetics if needed.
  • Assist nursing personnel with emergent cases and/or mortuary arrangements.
  • Organized and led [number] support groups per [time period] in subjects related to physical and emotional health to ensure long-term patient well-being.
  • Effective counseling in health maintenance and disease management.
Registered Nurse/ Preceptor, 06/2007 to Current
Baptist Healthcare System, Inc.Lagrange, KY,
  • Maintain accurate, detailed reports and records.
  • Monitor, record and report symptoms and changes in patients' conditions.
  • Record patients' medical information and vital signs.
  • Modify patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions.
  • Consult and coordinate with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans.
  • Order, interpret, and evaluate diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's condition.
  • Monitor all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity.
  • Prepare patients for, and assist with, examinations and treatments.
  • Administer local, inhalation, intravenous, and other anesthetics.
Registered Nurse, 10/2005 to 06/2007
Baptist Healthcare System, Inc.Richmond, KY,
  • Educate patients and their families on disease processes; Administration of medications and pain management techniques; Direct patient care on critically ill patients; Educated patients and families on stress management,pain manegements,preventive methods and early detections of diseases,proper use of personal protective equipments,and rehabilitation devises; Collaborated effectively with an interdisciplinary team; Provided a broad range of general nursing care services; Reviewed and monitored laboratory test results; Demonstrated strong observation, assessment, and intervention skills.
Registered Nurse, 2000 to 08/2005
Bartlett Regional HospitalJuneau, AK, INDIA
  • Established direct patient care and support including assessment, counseling, education regarding medications and treatment, lab work, documentation with care plan for diagnosis, and administration of treatment procedures of intensive care patients.
  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.
  • Effective counseling in health maintenance and disease management.
  • Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens.
Registered Nurse, 06/1997 to 2000
Narsapur Christian HospitalCity, STATE, INDIA
  • All areas of major and minor surgical and medical conditions served and treated in hospital environment.medical conditions.  
  • Assessed need for, ordered, obtained and interpreted appropriate lab tests.
  • Chronic patient care in med-surg unit, adeptly handling all aspects of treatment from medication to wound care to monitoring for  patients per shift.
Associate of Applied Science Degree: Nursing, Expected in 1 1997 to Narsapur Christian Hospital INDIA - ,
Nursing Arizona state board of nursing-RN136135 Nursing Process Areas of Concentration: Success Strategy Course Medical Terminology Drug Dosage Calculations Communication Studies Medical Surgical I & II Obstetrics Pediatrics Psychiatric Leadership NCLEX-RN Review
Preceptorship Clinical Experience International English Language Testing System Certificate.: , Expected in to - ,
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in Current to Grand Canyon University - Phoenix, AZ
counseling, diagnosis, documentation, Fluent in English, English, Hindi, LANGUAGES, Leadership, Medical Terminology, Nursing, personnel, processes, safety, Strategy, stress management

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School Attended

  • Narsapur Christian Hospital INDIA
  • Grand Canyon University

Job Titles Held:

  • Charge Nurse
  • Registered Nurse/ Preceptor
  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse


  • Associate of Applied Science Degree
  • Preceptorship Clinical Experience International English Language Testing System Certificate.
  • Bachelor of Science

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