Highly skilled registered nurse with several years of experience. Cardiac, ICU,
Oncology, Radiology nursing and Case Management. Seeking employment in a caring facility
to provide exceptional nursing care; from a kind and compassionate nurse.
Illinois Nursing Licenses and Wisconsin Nursing Licenses
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification 2016 CPR certified through American Heart Association Pediatric Life Support (PALS) Certification 2016
Unity Point MethodistPeoria, IllinoisInterventional Radiology Nurse12/2016 to Current
Unity Point Methodist Radiology nursing Pre and post care of patients under going interventional radiology procedures and sedation care of patients during interventional procedures.
Working daily with oncology patients , placing IV's and accessing Mediport.
December 1, 2014 -September 1, 2015 Graham Hospital Case management Discharge planning for patients, working with Home Health agencies and Insurance Companies.
OSF Medical CenterPeoria, ILCardiac Cathlab Nurse07/2014 to Current
Working in the procedural room giving medication and monitoring patient and also circulating for equipment and supplies.
Maintaining sterile technique and set up.
UnityPoint Health ProctorPeoria, ILICU Nurse12/2013 to 07/2014
Working with surgical and medical critical care patients.
University of Wisconsin Hospital and ClinicsMadison, WIClinical Program Coordinator, Care Team Leader and Radiology Nurse10/2006 to 12/2013
Working closely with Radiology physician and Nurse practitioner in clinical setting. Triaging phone calls with patients questions and concerns. Working with Home Health Agency for the care of patient post procedure. Monitoring patients vitals and telemetry during Interventional procedures Administering Conscious sedation medication. Per and post-operative care.
Worked closely with Nurse Manager and nursing staff Nursing staff schedule and Nursing staff for daily patient assignments Nursing staff teaching and patient teaching Assisting patients with outside agencies Triaging phone calls from the patients.
Home Private Duty Home Health CompanyPeoria, ILPrivate duty home health nurse09/2005 to 02/2006
Private Duty home health nursing.
Schedule through Peggy Kocher RN.
Working one on one with patient and family.
Illinois Cancer Care CenterPeoria, IL01/2004 to 07/2006
Chemotherapy treatments Infusion Chemotherapy drug Mixing Working the desk for Oncology physicians, triaging patient calls and placing chemotherapy orders in the computer Patient and family teaching.
Being a compassionate listener to patients and families.
OSF Medical CenterPeoria, IL11/2000 to 01/2005
Post critical care surgical patients and critical care trauma patients.
Proctor HospitalPeoria, IL08/1994 to 12/2003
Skilled nursing, Cardiac nursing and ICU medical/Surgical.
Education and Training
Associates Degree:applied Science for NursingMay 30, 1994Illinois Central College, Peoria, ILapplied Science for Nursing
Case management, Chemotherapy, critical care, Discharge planning, Home Health, Insurance, Nurse Manager, Nursing, Oncology, Assisting patients, Radiology, teaching, telemetry, phone, trauma