Compassionate Registered Nurse with 3+ years experience in clinical settings providing nursing care to diverse populations. Additionally, 1+ years experience in clinical instruction of ADN nursing students.
Strong clinical judgment
Professional bedside manner
Patient and family advocacy
Competency in nursing skills
Strong communication and clinical skills
Effective time management
Nursing Clinical Instructor, 08/2012 to Current Kent State University Tuscarawas – New Philadelphia, OH
Oversee and manage ADN nursing students at various clinical sites.
Encourage and evaluate students' ability to use the nursing process to
meet self-care demands of individuals in structured settings.
Facilitate students' critical thinking skills through clinical experience.
Successfully improve student participation in the clinical.
Evaluate students' performance of nursing skills and techniques.
Registered Nurse, 06/2010 to Current Affinity Medical Center – Massillon, OH
Primary care, assessment, and evaluation of orthopedic and medical/surgical patients.
Develop patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations and nursing diagnoses.
Closely monitor acute conditions.
Provide care and treat patients with chronic and acute health problems such as MI, arrhythmias, asthma, COPD and pneumonia.
Manage care for post-operative patients through discharge.
Instruct patients and family members on proper discharge care.
Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.
Pharmacy Technician, 01/2007 to 06/2010 Rite Aid Pharmacy – Uhrichsville, OH
Performed technical processes required to dispense medications to customers.
Received and accurately processed written prescriptions from customers.
Hand counted control medications, measured liquids and reconstituted antibiotics.
Effectively prioritized tasks and organized workflow to increase efficiency.
Receptively answered customer questions and helped locate desired items in the pharmacy.
Efficiently operated cash register and handled cash, checks, and charge transactions.
Master of Science: Nurse Educator, Current Kent State University - Kent, OH
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, 2010 Kent State University - Kent, OH
Graduated Magna Cum Laude
Associate of Applied Science: Nursing, 2009 Kent State University Tuscarawas - New Philadelphia, OH
Graduated With Distinction
Registered Nurse in Ohio, License number RN-354279, 2009