One year of experience in primary care at Saint Vincents Medical Center as an telemetry/icu nurse and two years as an infusion nurse with Procare home health Inc. Currently employed with Memorial Hospital Jacksonville as a Float pool registered nurse. Maintain strong reputation for achieving high levels of patient satisfaction. Seeking leadership role in a fast paced facility. To maintain a professional career that provide potential for advancement through the utilization of my extensive knowledge as an Registered nurse and Paramedic. Also utilizing, my analytical, technical problem solving skills and my ability to motivate and lead others. Highly skilled emergency services professional with extensive background in pre-hospital emergency care and services. Adept at calmly and quickly assessing medical records.
Airway management techniques Adept at multiple revival techniques Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) EKG expertise certification Skilled problem solver Diabetes, Hospice and Stroke Patient Care Cool and collected under pressure Flow sheet charting IV drug therapy management Specimen collection/processing proficiency
Developed patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations, and nursing diagnoses.Assisted patients with multiple chronic diagnoses, including COPD and asthma.Supported patients with customized patient teaching tools.Delegated staff nurse duties.Participated in unit based Quality Assurance Program.Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens.Provided treatment within scope of practice as defined by state law.Frequently commended for maintaining the safety, respect and dignity of residents.Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients.Prepared for HIPAA and JCAHO reviews, ensuring required brochures and pamphlets were available to patients in all clinics.Maintained all confidential personnel files, licensing and CPR compliance records.Performed pregnancy tests and sent specimens for laboratory testing.Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records.Escorted patients to examination rooms and prepared them for physician exams.Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of individuals participating in clinical trials.Ensured HIPAA compliance.Educated patients about their treatments.Provided diagnoses and treated patients with chronic and acute health problems, including MI, arrhythmias, asthma, COPD, pneumonia.Performed lab tests and communicated results.Monitored patients with acute conditions.Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care.Tested patients' blood glucose levels.Provided quality nursing care in accordance with resident care policies and procedures.
basic, case management, decision-making, Diabetes, EKG, emotional support, focus, health
education, health education, Hospice, Inspects, life support, Life Support, medication management, monitors, nursing, palliative care, Patient Care, personnel, primary
care, problem solver, processes, protocols, quality, Quality Assurance, radio, rapport, resuscitation, safety, Sound, Specimen collection, statistics, supervision, surgery, teaching, Technician, therapy
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