Obstetrics Postpartum Registered Nurse Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -

Hardworking and reliable Registered Nurse with strong knowledge of Obstetrics, Postpartum care and Lactation education. Offering critical thinking, willingness to learn, and a passion for patient education. Organized, proactive and conscientious with a team-oriented mentality.

  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Leadership
  • Critical thinking
  • Active listening
  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Basic math
  • Training & Development
09/1997 to 04/1999
Obstetrics/Postpartum Registered Nurse Providence Health & Services Burbank, CA,
  • Advocated for patient needs with interdisciplinary team and implemented outlined treatment plans.
  • Delivered information regarding care and medications to patients and caregivers in comprehendible terminology.
  • Communicated with primary care physicians or emergency care providers to relay patient needs.
  • Taught new mothers how to feed infants.
  • Facilitated breastfeeding support on daily basis for new mothers.
  • Managed day-to-day routines for newborn babies by administering medication and fluids and checking vital signs regularly.
  • Assessed patients, documented observations and reviewed patient charts to determine care needs.
  • Explained and demonstrated after-birth care to parents of newborns, answered questions and addressed concerns.
  • Cared for pregnant women expecting imminent birth and for babies immediately after birth in hospitals and health clinics.
  • Briefed next-shift nurses thoroughly on condition, status and needs of mother and newborn.
  • Discharged mothers and babies after patiently guiding parents through at-home care and follow-up medical care.
  • Helped patients and families feel comfortable during challenging and stressful situations, promoting recovery and reducing compliance issues.
08/1996 to 11/1996
Registered Nurse, Intermediate Care Unit Armor Correctional Health Services Kissimmee, FL,
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care to deliver comprehensive services.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Coordinated with clinical staff to keep patients updated and informed on care issues, including discharge delays, equipment inaccessibility and procedure postponements.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
  • Administered scheduled medications and therapies intravenously, rectally, orally, subcutaneously and via intramuscular injections while overseeing pain management plans.
  • Instructed patients, caregivers and families on diagnoses, treatment options and self-management to maintain continuity of care.
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • Consistently assessed and evaluated patients' health needs by coordinating across medical disciplines to create, implement and modify personalized care plans.
  • Managed and provided leadership to help staff with direct and indirect patient care and telemetry monitoring.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions, including IV administration, wound and ostomy care and catheter insertion.
  • Assisted patients with healing and recovery after surgery by closely monitoring and caring for wounds, answering questions and educating about continued care strategies.
  • Cared for patients in recovery from medical procedures by caring for wounds, monitoring vitals and managing pain.
  • Treated patients suffering from chronic and acute medical concerns, including asthma, seizure disorders and pneumonia.
08/1995 to 11/1995
Charge Registered Nurse Hettinger Nursing Home City, STATE,
  • Maintained comprehensive patient care plans and monitored staffs' implementation of physician's orders.
  • Oversaw delivery of high-quality, cost-effective care with focus on patient safety, comfort and dignity.
  • Monitored delivery of patient care for entire unit, including implementation of care plans.
  • Administered oral medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Maintained adequate unit supplies to meet expected patient demands.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Collaborated with physicians and nursing staff to deliver quality care.
  • Built and maintained excellent rapport with patients and loved ones.
  • Treated patients by administering various types of medications and therapies.
  • Administered medications and wound care according to needs.
  • Assessed and assisted patients with diverse range and comorbid chronic diagnoses, including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, congestive heart failure (CHF), cerebrovascular accidents (CVA), diabetes, and sepsis.
  • Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Led patient care team and served as Nurse in Charge of health center.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/1995
Bachelor of Science: Nursing
Jamestown University - Jamestown, ND,
Additional Work and Volunteer Experience

Hockey team mom & Concessions manager (2002-2009)

Nursery Director, Sidney Assembly of God church (2003-2005)

MOPS Co-Director, Sidney, MT (2004-2007)

School Grounds barista, Foothills Comm. Christian School (2010-2016)

Mission Trip Coordinator, Foothills Comm. Christian School (2011-2020)

Village South Africa Co-founding Board Member, (2014-2017)

Booster Club President, Foothills Comm. Christian School (2017-2019)

Bible Study Fellowship, Various leadership positions (2017-present)

Missions President, Great Falls Nazarene church (2020-present)

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School Attended
  • Jamestown University
Job Titles Held:
  • Obstetrics/Postpartum Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse, Intermediate Care Unit
  • Charge Registered Nurse
  • Bachelor of Science

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