Registered nurse currently working in the Neurology Intensive Care Unit at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. My other nursing experience includes circulating nurse at Parkwest Medical Center. I am seeking position as Registered Nurse with your hospital that enables use of clinical knowledge in cardiology, exceptional communication skills and team-oriented mindset to elevate patient care and support organization.
Intensive Care Unit Registered Nurse05/2016 to CurrentVanderbilt University Medical CenterNashville, TN
Responsible for the care of 1-2 critically ill patients including surgical, septic, head injury, ventilated patients, continuous cardiac monitoring, and critical care drips.
Assist physicians in bedside procedures: Peg/Trach, arterial and central line placement, intubation, bronchoscopy, EVD placement.
Responsiblefor the maintenance and care of intracranial devices, arterial lines, ventilators, IV infusions, and gastric tubes.
Circulating Nurse10/2014 to 04/2016Parkwest Medicl CenterKnoxville, TN
Prioritize daily surgery caseload including instrumentation, equipment, and medication.
Ensure patient safety including verification of correct patient, procedure/site, and medications/allergies; positioning/skin integrity /preventing stain on joints, and assist with intubation (cricoid pressure).
Specialty area General, ENT, Gynecology, Urology, Plastics, Orthopeics, Neurology, and Cardiothroacic.
Comfortable with emergent surgery including Dissecting Abdominial Aortic Aneurysm, Pericardial Effusion, Pleural Effusion, Coronary Artery Bypass Graft, and Craniotomy.
Assistent Manager06/2004 to 05/2016Far East MarketKnoxville, TN
Delegate responsibilities, customer service, manage inventory, marketing, and receipt of shipments.
Translator05/2004 to 05/2016Foregin Language AcademyKnoxville, TN
Translated for non-English speak ing Chinese clients in various settings
Medical: UT Medical, Knoxville County Health Department, East Tennessee Children's Hospital
Legal: Department Children's Services, Tennessee Court System
Education: Knox County School System, Destination Imagination - Global Finals
Bachelor of Science: Nursing2014University of TenneseeKnoxville, TN
Certifications and Licenses
Registered Nurse, State of Tennessee, 2014 - Present
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification, August 2018
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification, October 2018
Knoxville Medical Mission01/2016 to Current
Knoxville Volunteer Dragon Boat Race, Workout Anytime06/2013 to 06/2016
Organization of Chinese American03/2005 to Current
Taiwanese Association of Knoxville02/2002 to Current
Certifications and Licenses
Registered Nurse, State of Tennessee, October 2018
Basic Life Support, August 2018
Advanced Cardiac Life Support, October 2018
Registered Nurse, State of Tennessee 2014 - Present