Professionally trained RN with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for wide variety of patients with diverse needs. Experienced RN with strong clinical and people skills. Registered Nurse with a years experience in a cardiac emergency room, multiple years experience orthopedics and bariatric floor nursing experience and a years experience in wound care. A registered RN with 5+ years experience.
Acute care expertise
Safe NG tube insertion and removal
Thorough physical assessments
Patient positioning competency
Proper catheter insertion/removal
Venipuncture/blood draw expert
Chest pain management expert
Strong clinical judgment
Qualified lab result evaluator
Certified on a Hyperbaric Chamber
Pediatric advanced life support
Basic Life Support Certified
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Medical Surgical Nurse, 06/2011
to 01/2013 CAMC – Charleston,
Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge.
Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.
Specialized in orthopedic and bariatric surgeries
Wound Care Nurse, 01/2013
to 01/2014 CAMC – Charleston,
Assisted doctor during surguries
Worked with Hyperbaric Chamber
Medsurge Nurse, 01/2014
to 08/2015 St. Francis/Thomas Health Systems – Charleston,
Chronic patient care in med-surg unit, adeptly handling all aspects of treatment from medication to wound care to monitoring for 6 patients per shift.
Floated to all areas of all hospital areas as needed
ER Nurse, 08/2015
to Current CAMC – Charleston,
Primarily a Cardiac Care ER.
Handled ICU Patients
Ambulatory Care Nurse
Assist doctors on all procedures (chest tubes, intubation, and much more)
High School Diploma: 1991 Marsh Fork High School - Montcoal,
Associate of Science: Nursing,
2011 University of Charleston - Charleston,