emergency room registered nurse resume example with 6+ years of experience

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Compassionate and caring Registered Nurse offering 6 years of coordinating and carrying out patient care in high-volume hospital environments inpatient and outpatient settings. Demonstrated performing with speed and accuracy to assess patients, deliver treatments and delegate tasks, and working closely with other healthcare staff. Well-rounded individual skillful in providing emotional support to patients and families, performing various diagnostic tests and administering medication. In-depth knowledge of emergency care and outpatient nursing care techniques and methods.

  • Medical Records Management
  • Clear Patient Communication
  • Care Coordination
  • Medication Administration
  • Compassionate and Caring
  • Critical Thinking
  • Treatment Preparation
  • Patient Examination
  • Decision Making
  • Accurate Documentation
  • Patient Care Oversight
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Delegation and Motivation
  • Needs Assessment
Education and Training
Pace University New York, NY Expected in 12/2022 Master of Science : Family Nurse Practitioner - GPA :
Hartwick College Oneonta, NY Expected in 05/2015 Bachelor of Science : Nursing - GPA :
  • Trauma Certified Registered Nurse (TCRN)
  • Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner
  • Basic Life Support Certification
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support Certification
St. Joseph Health - Emergency Room Registered Nurse
Corona, CA, 10/2015 - Current
  • Responded quickly to codes and coordinated efficient and skilled care.
  • Maintained open and clear communication with physicians to coordinate effective patient care.
  • Triaged and treated high-volume caseload in busy emergency room setting.
  • Administered critical IV medications to stabilize patients for assessment and treatment.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care.
  • Recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Observed nurse administration of oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients as prescribed, monitoring responses for adverse reactions.
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Trained other nurses on patient care and daily tasks, supporting growth and professional development.
  • Stabilized patients, determined health needs and provided direct patient care.
  • Performed triage on incoming patients and determined severity of injury and illnesses.
  • Oversaw ER department and team of multi-disciplinary professionals in high-volume, fast-paced environment.
  • Determined patient injury and illness by performing triage on emergent incoming patients daily.
  • Supervised and mentored employees in ER department through continuous training and open communication.
Children's Mercy Hospital - Patient Discharge Follow up Calls
Wichita, KS, 09/2019 - Current
  • Performed follow-up discharged phone calls 1-2 days after patients were discharged from the ER utilizing computerized Resource and Patient Management System and Electronic Health Record system.
  • Reviewed discharge instructions and prescription information for accuracy and delivered to patients.
  • Reviewed well- being and health maintenance for patients recently discharged from the ER.
  • Reviewed results and re-educated treatment regimen prescribed from MD's from discharge forms.
  • Reviewed pending COVID results, quarantine regulations guided by the CDC with patients.
  • Appropriately coordinated and communicated with MD's, NP's, PA's if patient was not improving or needed to seek emergency medical attention from last ED visit.
  • Pleasantly responded to questions and remedied concerns quickly, resulting in increase in hospital scores in overall performance evaluations.
  • Provided education and support to patients' family members.
  • Helped patients navigate healthcare system and care options by educating on relevant subject areas and answering questions throughout post-discharge process.
Hca - COVID-19 Tester
Jackson, MS, 11/2021 - Current
  • Collected and prepared nasal-pharyngeal samples for PCR testing of COVID-19 in accordance with standard methods and processes.
  • Administered required COVID-19 rapid tests and collected specimens using proper swabbing technique.
  • Maintained cleanliness of testing booth and testing materials to comply with CDC guidelines.
  • Followed in-process quality control procedures and performed accurate data entry of patient information to prepare collected specimens for testing and analysis.
  • Explained reason for testing and process involved to each client.
  • Reminded individuals to follow proper social distancing and comply with mask mandates.
  • Acted as site liaison to promote proper hygiene, social distancing and other preventive practices.
  • Donned and doffed personal protective equipment per company protocol to reduce spread of virus.
  • Inventoried and ordered medical and office supplies.
  • Recorded control values from technical instruments to maintain reliability and validity of test results.
  • Managed departmental inventory and supply ordering.
  • Followed strict aseptic techniques to protect patients when collecting blood and tissue samples.
  • Promoted to being oversight manager of NYC's BMO site and was trained nurses, LPN's on point of care testing procedures and job roll.
Regenerative Sportscare Institute - Outpatient Surgery Registered Nurse
City, STATE, 11/2018 - 11/2019
  • Coordinated and delivered quality general and procedure-specific outpatient care with special emphasis in musculoskeletal and orthopedic patients.
  • Documented pharmacological interactions and managed responses to avoid advanced complications.
  • Screened patients for common treatment contraindications, drug abuse and pregnancy.
  • Updated and maintained unit's outpatient charts in Electronic Medical Systems
  • Organized and planned nursing education groups for orthopedic patients.
  • Helped patients and families feel comfortable during challenging and stressful situations, promoting recovery and reducing compliance issues.
  • Assessed patient conditions, monitored behaviors and updated supervising physicians with observations and concerns.
  • Maintained strict patient data procedures to comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Advocated for patient needs with interdisciplinary team and implemented outlined treatment plans.
  • Observed strict safety measures, including checking medication dosages before administration to patients.
  • Monitored post-op vitals, fluids, reviewed post-op orders and assimilated patients to unit.
  • Executed appropriate steps for patient treatment following careful review of physician medical regimen.
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School Attended

  • Pace University
  • Hartwick College

Job Titles Held:

  • Emergency Room Registered Nurse
  • Patient Discharge Follow up Calls
  • COVID-19 Tester
  • Outpatient Surgery Registered Nurse


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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