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ldrp registered staff 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

Compassionate and highly competent Staff Registered Nurse with 18 years of clinical nursing experience specializing in labor and delivery, postpartum and newborn care. Dedicated to providing high-quality patient care with focus on safety and using evidence-based practices to improve treatment outcomes. Skilled in quickly building connections with patients to build trust and rapport in stressful situations.

Skills
  • Clinical leadership and supervision
  • EPIC EMR
  • Charting and documentation
  • Medication and IV administration
  • Organizational skills
  • Staff Development and Precepting
  • Bi-lingual in English and Spanish
  • Cesarean section preparation
  • Inpatient and outpatient care
Experience
05/2003 to Current LDRP Registered Staff Nurse The Hon Company | Hickory, NC,
  • Cared for pregnant women expecting imminent birth and for babies immediately after birth in hospitals and health clinics.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
  • Maintained personal and team compliance with medication administration standards and patient care best practices.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Trained new RN hires and ancillary staff members to meet patient service goals, champion standards of care and improve patient overall satisfaction.
  • Instructed patients, caregivers and families on diagnoses, treatment options and self-management to maintain continuity of care.
  • Educated mothers on newborn care and post-delivery health to optimize outcomes.
  • Reviewed and tracked progress of mothers in labor, interpreted fetal heart monitor and informed delivering physician of status.
  • Discharged mothers and babies after patiently guiding parents through at-home care and follow-up medical care.
  • Coordinated overall patient care with specialists, physicians and other departments and supervised ancillary staff.
  • Briefed next-shift nurses thoroughly on condition, status and needs of mother and newborn.
  • Monitored post-op vitals, set up PCA, fluids, reviewed post-op orders and assimilated patients to unit.
  • Utilized computerized Resource and Patient Management System (RPMS) and Electronic Health Record (EHR) system.
  • Reviewed physician orders and participated in medication management to optimize patient safety.
05/2001 to 05/2003 Nurse Fellow Medical Surgical Unit Saint Catherine Hospital | City, STATE,
  • Assisted doctors, nurses and support staff with preparation for and conducting patient procedures.
  • Coordinated patient care needs with healthcare team and delivered compassionate assistance with activities of daily living.
  • Kept unit well-stocked and efficient with necessary medical supplies.
  • Responded promptly to patient call lights to provide physical and emotional support.
  • Improved patient care, safety and compliance by partnering with nurses.
  • Kept instruments and equipment clean and effectively sanitized.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with daily living needs such as bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Recorded observations and baseline measurements to maintain accurate medical records.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements, also assisting with feeding and monitoring.
  • Collected biological specimens and packages for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Supported nurses in daily patient care activities by taking vital signs, documenting patient observations, assisting with activities of daily living and general patient care.
  • Monitored and charted fluid intake and output to stay current on patient conditions.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Collected lab specimens in adherence with safety protocols for patient tests.
04/1998 to 05/2001 Sales Associate Baums Natural Foods | City, STATE,
  • Maintained knowledge of current promotions, exchange guidelines, payment policies and security practices.
  • Arranged new merchandise with signage and appealing displays to encourage customer sales and move overstock items.
  • Built and maintained effective relationships with peers and upper management to drive team success toward common sales, service and operational goals.
  • Assisted customers by finding needed vitamins/supplements items and checking inventory for items at other locations.
  • Answered incoming telephone calls to provide information about products, services, store hours, policies and promotions.
  • Sold various products by explaining unique features and educating customers on proper application.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2003 Bachelor of Science | Nursing Purdue University Calumet, Hammond, IN GPA:
  • Sigma Theta Tau Member
Expected in 05/1999 High School Diploma | Bishop Noll Institute , Hammond, IN GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Purdue University Calumet
  • Bishop Noll Institute

Job Titles Held:

  • LDRP Registered Staff Nurse
  • Nurse Fellow Medical Surgical Unit
  • Sales Associate

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • High School Diploma

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