Energetic and dedicated Registered nurse with strong medical & surgical, leadership and terrific critical thinking skills, seeking to advance and diversify skills through challenge. diversity and growth. Provides delivery of direct patient care through the nursing process of Assessment, Planning, Intervention, and Evaluation. Superior record of providing high quality medical /surgical patient care/ Adept multi-task, highly respected by physician and staff for ability to remain calm in emergency situations, implement treatment plans, collaborative in team settings and exhibit superior competency in complex medical procedures. Paid keen attention to minute details, ability to respond quickly to rapidly changing issues. I am a highly motivated individual, patient advocate with the ability to successfully handle pressure and multiple task simultaneously Documents actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records. Maintains work operations by following policies and procedures. Protects organization's value by keeping patient information confidential. Serves and protects the hospital community by adhering to professional standards, hospital policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements, and JACHO standards. Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; participating in professional organizations; maintaining license.
Registered Nurse State of Florida
Licensed Practical Nurse State of Florida
EKG BLS American Heart Association
Catheter insertion & care , Bladder Irrigation, Foley Care, Intravenous Infusion Therapy, Blood & blood products Infusion, Straight Catherization, Supra pubic. Infusion Albumin, Packed RBCs, Whole blood, Cast Care, Chest Physiotherapy, Chest tube & drainage. Central line site maintenance, Broviac Groshong System Care & maintenance. Set-up. EKG Interpretation, Hickman, PICC, Portacath, Quinton, Heparin lock, Lead, Arrhythmia, Lead placement electrode. Nutritional Infusions: Hyperalimentation, Intralipids placement. Feedings : Continuous tube feeding. Peripheral IV insertion & maintenance, Angiocath, Butterfly intermittent, Gastric Suction, Glascow Coma Scale. Isolation Procedures. Lumbar Puncture (assist). Non- invasive, Auscultation, Doppler. Nephrostomy Tube Care, Neurological Assessment, Palpation, Incentive Spirometry, Interpretation of Lab. Nursing Assessment. Care Planning.
Planning and managing patient care according to each patient's needs. Interviewing patients and recording their medical history. Obtaining patient vital signs and escorting patients to their rooms. Administering injections of medications. Verifying that patient charts are updated promptly and accurately. Observing and recording patients' conditions and reactions to medications and treatments. Giving medication as prescribed by a physician. Taking vital signs, such as blood pressure, temperature, and weight. Basic wound care including cleaning and bandaging injured areas. Giving injections of medication Immunizations. Taking medical histories. Entering information into computer systems. Managing IVs. Ensuring patients and their families understand release instructions. Supervising CNAs (Certified Nursing Assistants). Monitoring fluid and food intake and output. Moving patients safely vital signs, wound care, managed insertion and removal of IV lines. Administered IV fluids and antibiotics.
Provides patients' personal hygiene by giving bedpans, urinals, baths, back rubs, shampoos, and shaves; assisting with travel to the bathroom; helping with showers and baths. Provides for activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, feeding patients as necessary; ambulating, turning, and positioning patients; providing fresh water and nourishment between meals. Provides adjunct care by administering enemas, douches, non-sterile dressings, surgical preps, ice packs, heat treatments, sitz and therapeutic baths; applying restraints. Maintains patient stability by checking vital signs and weight; testing urine; recording intake and output information. Provides patient comfort by utilizing resources and materials; transporting patients; answering patients' call lights and requests; reporting observations of the patient to nursing supervisor.
Interviewing, Wound Care, Answering Nursing Assistant, Testing, Therapeutic, ACLS, Analyzer, Cardiac, Catheter, Chemistry, Drainage, EKG, Energetic, Excellent Multitasking, Irrigation, Maintenance, Operations, PCA, Principal Component Analysis, Registered Nurse, Rn, Self Motivated, Simultaneously, Therapy, Whole Blood, Associate
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