Fresenius Kidney CareJanuary 2009 to CurrentDialysis Nurse National City, CA.
Dialysis Nurses provide direct and individualized nursing care to patients based on the application of scientific nursing principles.
In addition to general nursing care, responsibilities of Dialysis Nurses include (but are not limited to): 1.
Primes dialyzer and bloodlines 2.
Records patients medical information and vital signs 3.
Readies dialysis equipment 4.
Oversees the dialysis treatment from start to finish 5.
Cannulates accesses 6.
Demonstrates the ability to remove femoral shealths & administer medications, including thrombolytics 7.
Cleans and dresses permanent and temporary catheters 8.
Monitors patient and adjusts specialized equipment used on patients, and interprets and records information 9.
Identifies irregular dialysis reactions and notifies appropriate medical team members 10.
Secures blood works 11.
Teaches patients and significant others how to manage their illness, by explaining: post-treatment home care needs, diet/nutrition/exercise programs, self-administration of medication, if needed 12.
Maintains medical inventory 13.
Provides pre- and post procedure care to patients within the Hemodialysis Unit 14.
Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting Depending on setting, may also: Float among various clinical services, where qualified and competent Other Responsibilities Completes required orientation as directed by facility Follows facility and OSHA safety rules and procedures while on assignment Follows facility and GHR Unusual Occurrence Protocol Seminars Attended Infection Control Committee 2003 Excellent Telephone Habits and Interpersonal Communication 2004 Advance Cardiac Life Support 2004 Regular IV Training Program 2004 Intravenous Therapy Training for Nurses 2004 Operation Smile 2004 Operation Smile 2005 Hypertension 2005 Overview on Eclampsia and Pre Eclampsia Empowering the Mind and Body Secrets Revealed.
Dental Center Al Shammel Dental CenterFebruary 1999 to December 2002Dental Assistant Riyadh
Checks the dental unit, machines and other equipment if in good condition.
Ensures the cleanliness and orderliness of the patient.
Set the instruments and equipment needed for the patient.
Secure patients record fro the files.
Double check to see that the operatory is ready, that all necessary instruments, supplies equipment are available.
Place the dental chair in the lowest position, with the back upright in preparation to seating the patient.
Signal the doctor the patient is ready.
Open tray of instrument.
Ensure that the patient is comfortable and safe throughout the treatment.
Anticipate promptly all the needs of the doctor during the treatment.
Always ensure that all instruments, supplies and equipments are immediately available to avoid delay.
Upon completion of treatment, raise the chair to an upright position.
Offer a glass of water to the patient for a final mouth rinse.
Check the patient's face for any material that may have remained.
Change mask and gloves between patients.
Change all used instruments, discard all disposable materials used by the previous patient and replace them with new and sterile set for the next patient.
Disinfect the operatory before calling next patient.
Responsible for the cleanliness/orderliness of assigned clinic.
Municipal Health OfficeJanuary 1998 to December 1998Public Health Nurse
Municipality of Candaba.
Province of Pampanga , Phil.
Philippine International HospitalStaff Nurse Angeles City, Philippines
Period: May 2003 up to March 2005 Duties and Responsibilities: 1.Give direct nursing care.
2 .Identifies nursing needs patient.
Plans, gives and evaluates nursing care.
Observe signs and symptoms; institute remedial action when appropriate and records these in the chart.
Reports observations to the physician.
Observe and respond to patient emotional, spiritual needs.
Acts as a liaison between patient and hospital personnel 9.
Interpret to the patient and his/her family their role in promoting successful therapy and rehabilitation.
Prepares and assist patient with diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.
Carries out legal orders.
Assist physician when examining patient.
Administer and chart medication and patient reaction to medication.
See to it the equipment received with proper care and maintenance.
Teaches and direct non professional nursing Personnel.
Acts as a charge nurse when delegated.
Interpret policies and procedures.
Give health teachings.
Maintain good relation with other hospital Personnel.
Chart accurately medication and treatment given.
Attend meetings and conferences.
Education and Training
Elementary Candaba Elementary School Saint Andrew Academy1983
College University of Assumption1994Nursing Board Examination ( PRC, Phil.: BSNursing
Ministry of Health ( Kingdom of Saudi Arabia )Feb. 1999NCLEX RN (U.S.A)
Date of Birth : July 7,1970
Gender : Female
Civil Status : Married