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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Summary

Dedicated nursing professional with clinical practicum experience and passion for delivering quality, holistic healthcare. Skilled at establishing care plans and educating patients and families. Offering empathetic bedside manner, patient-centric focus, and demonstrating critical thinking skills.

Skills
  • Triaging
  • Life-sustaining machines
  • Patient discharging
  • Catheters
  • Patient and family focused
  • Diabetes management
  • Talent in obtaining/charting vital signs
  • Personal and professional integrity
  • Tracheostomy care
  • Confident public speaker
  • Patient-oriented
  • Cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
  • Acute and rehabilitative care
  • Practiced inpatient and outpatient caregiver
  • Seizure management
  • Broad medical terminology knowledge
  • Guided surgical instruction
  • CPR and BLS certified
  • Flow sheet charting skillfulness
  • Organization and planning
  • Enthusiastic caregiver
  • Ventilator care
  • Oxygen machine maintenance
  • Gastroenteral nutrition expert
  • OR and ER experience
  • Specimen collection and processing
  • Critical thinking proficiency
  • Patient positioning understanding
Experience
08/2019 to 05/2020 Clinical Practicum in Intensive Care Unit Dignity Health | Henderson, NV,
  • Treated patients with broad range of diagnoses ranging from sepsis, renal failure, diabetic ketoacidosis, pulmonary embolism, myocardial infarction, pneumonia, acute respiratory distress syndrome, congestive heart failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
  • Instructed patients, families and caregivers on diagnoses, chronic disease management and prevention and medication self-management to maintain continuum of care.
  • Prioritized patient care assignments based on patient condition, responding to unanticipated interruptions to achieve optimal, safe, and effective outcomes.
  • Monitored post-op vitals, set up PCA, fluids, reviewed post-op orders and assimilated patients to unit.
  • Counseled caregivers and families on end-of-life planning and educated on patient care options.
  • Administered scheduled medications and therapies intravenously, rectally, orally, subcutaneously and via intramuscular injections while overseeing pain management plans.
  • Evaluated and adjusted life support equipment, tubing and peripheral devices providing critical assistance to fragile patients.
  • Advocated for patients by identifying insurance coverage, communicating care preferences to practitioners and verifying interventions met patients' treatment goals.
01/2019 to 05/2019 Clinical Practicum in Medical Surgical Unit Chi St. Luke's Health Memorial | City, STATE,
  • Established immediate and long-term care goals and worked with interdisciplinary team to create plans to achieve goals.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications and documented any adverse effects.
  • Operated under the direction of licensed nursing professionals and pursued opportunities for learning new skills.
  • Initiated standard medical care, including vital sign monitoring and medication administration.
  • Managed efficient patient transfers between unit and facility locations, including moving to procedure and surgical rooms for different procedures.
  • Educated patients and families on diseases, medical and surgical procedures, medication regimens and pain self-management.
  • Performed comprehensive patient assessments to identify patient needs, devise individualized plans of care, modify care solutions and ensure patients' rights.
  • Advocated for patient needs with interdisciplinary team and implemented outlined treatment plans.
  • Monitored post-op vitals, set up PCA, fluids, reviewed post-op orders and assimilated patients to unit.
08/2018 to 12/2018 Student Nurse Cecil R Bomar Rehab Center | City, STATE,
  • Read and understood patient assignment list and reviewed all charts to check for special conditions.
  • Observed patient care and assessed feedback to ensure ongoing quality care.
  • Collaborated with health care team members in delivery of holistic care to patients.
  • Maintained safe and comfortable environment for each patient.
  • Built rapport with patients' family members and support system.
  • Established immediate and long-term care goals and worked with interdisciplinary team to create plans to achieve goals.
  • Operated under the direction of licensed nursing professionals and pursued opportunities for learning new skills.
  • Delivered meals and snacks, helped patients feed themselves and documented intake for medical records.
  • Immunized patients against diseases such as influenza and pneumonia to protect vulnerable populations from serious illnesses.
  • Supported personal hygiene needs of patients and monitored fluid input and output for permanent records.
  • Maintained adequate unit supplies to meet expected patient demands.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2020 to to Bachelor of Science | Nursing Stephen F Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Stephen F Austin State University

Job Titles Held:

  • Clinical Practicum in Intensive Care Unit
  • Clinical Practicum in Medical Surgical Unit
  • Student Nurse

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science

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