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home health nurse resume example with 20+ years of experience

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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Summary

Experienced nursing professional bringing demonstrated clinical expertise in various fields of nursing. Work well with multidisciplinary teams to optimize patient care. Quality-driven and efficient with strong interpersonal abilities that help patients have a positive experience that will enhance the organizational brand.

Skills
  • Preventive Healthcare
  • Medication Administration
  • Patient Care Oversight
  • Clear Patient Communication
  • Patient Condition Monitoring
  • Care Coordination
  • Specialized Healthcare Referrals
  • Critical Thinking
  • Patient Examination
  • Instrument Sterilization
  • Accurate Documentation
  • Treatment Preparation
  • Monitoring Vital Signs
  • Medical Procedure Preparation
  • Blood Draw and Sample Collection
  • Patient Care Assessment
  • Immunizations and Vaccinations
  • Test Interpretations
  • Community Program Referrals
  • Treatment Plan Modification
  • Treatment Recommendations
  • Student Precepting
  • First Aid
  • Diagnostic Test Ordering
  • Infection Control Procedures
  • Routine Examinations
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Delegation
  • Work well with others
Experience
08/2017 to 03/2022 Home Health Nurse Bayada Home Health Care | Hammonton, NJ,
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
  • Completed initial assessments of patients and family to determine and address individual home care needs.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Helped patients and families feel comfortable during challenging and stressful situations, promoting recovery and reducing compliance issues.
  • Delivered information regarding care and medications to patients and caregivers in comprehendible terminology.
  • Interpreted and evaluated diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's condition.
  • Conducted specified laboratory tests to help detect conditions and determine diagnosis.
  • Administered local, inhalation or intravenous anesthetics to patients undergoing procedures.
10/2006 to 05/2017 School Nurse University Of California | Davis Health System, CA,
  • Assisted physician with STD clinic to provide gynecological examinations and STD education.
  • Provided direct health care services to students involving triage, evaluation, and first aid care for illness and injury.
  • Contacted parents or medical facilities when student condition warranted.
  • Administered and supervised administration of prescription medication to students.
  • Conducted immunization programs and sight and hearing testing.
  • Documented observations of student behavior, complaints or physical symptoms.
  • Assessed patient conditions, monitored behaviors and updated supervising physicians with observations and concerns.
  • Communicated with students about feelings, need for assistance or social and emotional support.
  • Monitored infection control procedures to verify facility-wide health and safety.
  • Administered oral, IV and intra-muscular medications and monitored patient reactions.
  • Conducted specified laboratory tests to help detect conditions and determine diagnosis.
07/2005 to 10/2005 Surgery Coordinator Mcg Health Inc | Augusta, GA,
  • Answered phones, greeted patients and filed paperwork to maintain smooth operations in front office.
  • Scheduled surgical procedures for patients by reviewing surgeon schedules, patient schedules, and surgery center schedules.
  • Sent H&P form and other patient information to surgery facility.
  • Obtained signatures and collected completed pre-operative consent and HIPAA forms from patients.
  • Entered insurance information and flagged out-of-network coverage information in computer system.
  • Reviewed CPT and ICD codes to check accuracy for billing.
  • Reported patients' status to doctors and monitored completion of treatment plan.
  • Educated patients on at-home surgery preparation requirements and post-operative care process.
  • Arranged and scheduled post-operative visits during appropriate timeframe after surgery.
  • Booked surgeries according to physician volume and maintained prompt turnaround times.
  • Collaborated and established strong working relationships with physicians, supervisors and colleagues.
  • Scheduled follow-up appointments as designated by physician.
  • Gathered current medical information and reviewed histories to gather details for surgeons.
04/1991 to 01/1996 Hospital Corpsman United States Navy, Boatswain's Mate | City, STATE,
  • Worked with recruits in clinical care setting.
  • Worked as EMT and in the ER
  • Worked in Family medical clinic and OB GYN clinic.
  • Performed both emergency and routine medical procedures in high-pressure environments.
  • Maintained health records for Navy personnel.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2005 to to Associate Degree Nursing | Nursing Walla Walla Community College, Walla Walla, WA GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Walla Walla Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Home Health Nurse
  • School Nurse
  • Surgery Coordinator
  • Hospital Corpsman

Degrees

  • Associate Degree Nursing

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