I am applying for a position as a Circulating RN, OR. I wish to work at your hospital because of its excellent reputation for quality patient care, more opportunities and shift choices. Objective: Seeking a permanent position as a circulating RN, in your hospital. I have experience in Adult and Pediatric Spine ,Orthopedic , General, Urology, Thoracic, Vascular, Podiatry, Hand, ENT and Plastic and reconstructive surgery, and Endoscopy/ GI procedures. Also have experience in adult Bariatric, Gynecology, Maxillofacial,, and Pain Management.
Judgement and Decision making skills
Planning and Organizing skills
Problem solving skills
Circulating RN May 2013 to CurrentTexas Scottish Rite Hospital － Dallas, Texas
Circulating RN December 2011 to March 2013Forest Park Medical Center － Dallas, Texas
Circulating RN August 2011 to February 2012Presbyterian Hospital － Plano, Texas
Circulating RN January 2004 to January 2011Kaiser Permanente Hospital － Santa Clara, California
Extensive experience in operating room techniques, equipment, and management.
Excellent ability to make a positive working environment.
Broad experience in preparing operating room suite, preparing patients for surgery, and assisting during surgery.
Wide knowledge and understanding of the division of surgery policies, procedures, and applications.
Sound knowledge of anesthetic agents and their usage and effect on a surgical patient.
An experienced registered nurse with a strong background in all areas of patient care.
Duties: Assisted surgeons throughout surgical procedures and treatments.
Monitored the patient for pertinent changes in status as they emerge from anesthesia.
Ensured that operating rooms are fully prepared, and equipped with the necessary instruments and equipment.
Cared for postoperative dressings and surgical drains that may be present.
Performed presurgical checks of operating room equipment such as suction, electrocautery, lights, and table for proper function.
Assisted the s.
Medical/Surgical Registered Nurse January 2002 to January 2004Kaiser Permanente Hospital － San Jose, California
Advocate for patients* rights; strive to understand a patient*s needs and concerns.
Hardworking and energetic; flexible; easily adaptable to change of environment.
Maintain critical thinking skills essential to providing competent and dignified patient care.
Personable with a positive attitude; interface well with patients, families, and nursing staff.
Comprehensive knowledge of hospital policies and regulations.
Able to handle critical and emergency conditions.
Duties: Provided direct patient care to pre- and post-operative patients.
Safely administered medications and prescribed treatments to patients.
Educated patients and their families on medical-surgical procedures and pain management techniques.
Effectively collaborated with a team of medical and health care professionals.
Educated patients and their family members about diet, exercise, medications, and any activity restrictions.
Performed basic physical assessment and documented patient histories.
Documented all elements of nursing asse.
Transitional care (TCU) and Medical/surgical RN January 1998 to January 2002Kaiser Permanente Hospital － San Jose, California
Qualifications: Ability to care for each assigned patient in a critical care environment.
Strong critical thinking to intervene with appropriate intervention for emergent care.
Comprehensive knowledge of medical terminology and infection control standards.
Proficiency with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the critical care nursing field.
Duties: Performed appropriate treatments and administered medications as ordered by physician in an accurate and timely manner.
Observed the patient*s heart rate, blood pressure, and respiration for signs of distress.
Initiated emergency resuscitative measures according to resuscitation protocols.
Ensured that acutely and critically ill patients and their families receive optimal care.
Provided nursing care to assigned patient in accordance to physician*s instructions.
Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care.
Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimen.
Education and Training
RN - BSN will finish in February 2014). : BSN, 2014Grand Canyon University － Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Diploma in Nursing : Nursing, 1985Benziger School of Nursing － Quilon, Kerala, India
I have enclosed a copy of my resume with this letter. I respectfully request you to review my resume. My phone number is (408)887-5678, and my e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org. I look forward to speaking with you as early as possible. Thank you for your attention and consideration.