nurse extern resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,

Experience working with a population consisting of addictive personalities. Organized Student Nurse with passion for pediatric and geriatric patients. Offers extensive hands-on experience in multiple units. Currently completing nursing studies and ready to expand practical knowledge. Meticulous Student Nurse dedicated to contributing value to patient-focused team. Commended for superior performance in academic and clinical units. Collaborates with healthcare professionals to foster seamless care delivery. Experienced nursing professional bringing demonstrated clinical expertise, leadership skills and technical knowledge. Proficient in updating charts, monitoring medications and working with multidisciplinary teams to optimize patient care. Quality-driven and efficient with strong interpersonal abilities.

  • Patient needs assessment
  • Medication and IV administration
  • IV drug therapy management
  • Colostomy care familiarity
  • Laparasopic procedures familiarity
  • Body mechanics knowledge
  • Diabetes management
  • Geriatric treatment knowledge
  • Intake and discharge
  • Acute and rehabilitative care
  • Computer skills
  • Problem resolution
  • Customer service
01/2021 to Current Nurse Extern First Health Of The Carolinas | West End, NC,
  • Performed physical assessments in alignment with individual treatment plans.
  • Monitored and supported resident safety and well-being.
  • Prepared accurate medical documents, charts and reports.
  • Supervised cleanliness, sanitation and safety in assigned areas.
  • Communicated with residents to facilitate goal planning and assisted in evaluating treatment goals.
  • Oversaw screening and intake process for new residents.
  • Instructed staff and residents regarding routine procedures to maintain sanitary and healthy environment.
  • Collaborated with pharmacies to understand potential interactions regarding resident nutrition and medication.
  • Coordinated resident appointments with consulting physicians and arranged transportation.
  • Responded to emergency situations with speed, expertise and level-headed approaches to provide optimal care, support and life-saving interventions.
  • Helped patients and families feel comfortable during challenging and stressful situations, promoting recovery and reducing compliance issues.
  • Assessed patient conditions, monitored behaviors and updated supervising physicians with observations and concerns.
  • Maintained strict patient data procedures to comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Advocated for patient needs with interdisciplinary team and implemented outlined treatment plans.
  • Observed strict safety measures, including checking medication dosages before administration to patients.
  • Coordinated with healthcare team to establish, enact and evaluate patient care plans.
  • Administered oral, IV and intra-muscular medications and monitored patient reactions.
  • Utilized computerized Resource and Patient Management System (RPMS) and Electronic Health Record (EHR) system.
  • Monitored diet, physical activity, behaviors and other patient factors to assess conditions and adjust treatment plans.
  • Delivered information regarding care and medications to patients and caregivers in comprehendible terminology.
  • Monitored post-op vitals, set up PCA, fluids, reviewed post-op orders and assimilated patients to unit.
06/2020 to Current Certified Nursing Assistant Bryanlgh Medical Center | Lincoln, NE,
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Conducted routine checks on standard patient vitals, including blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Rendered hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures.
  • Maintained accurate, timely flow of information by completing thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patient status.
  • Collected specimens, monitored vitals and maximized patient comfort to maintain optimal environment.
  • Fostered relationships with patients, caregivers and healthcare teams to achieve individual care plan targets.
  • Consulted with nurses to develop patient care plans and evaluate treatment options.
  • Used mobility devices to transport patients.
  • Documented activities and recorded information in EMR system.
  • Delivered nursing assistance to residents in 36-bed medical surgical care facility.
01/2018 to 07/2018 Home Health Aide Bickford Senior Living | Greenwood, IN,
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Assisted clients with personal hygiene needs, including bathing, dressing and incontinence care.
  • Helped clients stay happy and healthy by providing mental and emotional support.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Assisted with client personal care needs to foster independence and well-being.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Managed various daily job tasks, including patient transportation and appointment scheduling.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Monitored client behaviors and emotional states, reporting concerns to case manager and documenting information in files.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
04/2015 to 12/2016 Child Youth Program Assistant Scott AFB Child Development Center | City, STATE,
  • Salary: 11.99 USD per Hour Hours per week: 30, and Related Skills: Greet customers and direct to appropriate locations Answering multi-lined telephone Calculate Childcare Fees Receive and post payments Maintaining files and documents Provide child care services to military and civilian families.
  • Complied with all rules, regulations and procedures by providing committed and dedicated care, supervision and assistance to program children and youth.
  • Used various skills, including active listening to effective collaborate and communicate with children, fellow personnel and parents.
  • Implemented fun and educational activities appealing to large number of children and maintained high level of participation.
  • Provided in-depth progress reports to parents and guardians regarding children's behavior and development.
  • Attended all program staff meetings, treatment reviews, IEPs and other agency meetings.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2011 to to High School Diploma | O'Fallon Township High School O, Fallon, IL GPA:
Expected in 05/2015 to to Bachelors of Science | Health Services Administration Candidate Middle Georgia State College, Macon, GA GPA:

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School Attended

  • O'Fallon Township High School O
  • Middle Georgia State College

Job Titles Held:

  • Nurse Extern
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Home Health Aide
  • Child Youth Program Assistant


  • High School Diploma
  • Bachelors of Science

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