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psychiatric nurse forensic resume example with 8+ years of experience

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

Dedicated and compassionate Registered Nurse (RN) with progressive career history in direct patient care, triage and care coordination in fast-paced environment. Proven to remain calm under pressure and skillfully handle difficult patients and high-stress situations. Consistently developing strong relationships with patients and families through empathetic communication, respectful attitude and excellent customer service.

Skills
  • Well Visit Procedures
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Intravenous Therapy
  • Sanitation
  • Family Planning Services Education
  • Collecting Vitals
  • Insulin Medication Assistance
  • Oxygen saturation standards
  • Home care
  • Strong Clinical Judgment
  • Patient consultation
  • EPIC EMR
  • Cerner EMR
  • KIPU EMR
Education
Tehni-Pro Institute Boca Raton, FL, Expected in 10/2016 Associate of Applied Science : Nursing - GPA :
  • Awarded ADN
  • BSN in Progress
  • Certified Legal Nurse
Palm Beach State College Lake Worth, FL Expected in 06/2014 Associate of Science : Healthcare Administration - GPA :
Certifications
  • Certified IV
  • Licensed RN
  • Certified Behavior Health Technician
  • Certified Legal Nurse
  • Case Management
  • CPI
Work History
Amedisys Inc. - Psychiatric Nurse/Forensic
Niagara Falls, NY, 02/2022 - 04/2022
  • Explained useful coping methods to relieve depression and anxiety.
  • Performed patient assessments to monitor expected response to medications and altering treatment plans.
  • Provided direct quality care to patients by monitoring, recording and evaluating psychiatric conditions.
  • Complied with all security regulations within prison system and administered care in safest possible environment.
  • Performed mental health evaluations when warranted and recommended patients to therapists.
  • Stabilized prisoners suffering from falls, stab wounds or other injuries prior to hospital transfer.
  • Utilized multi-modal diagnostic tools to diagnose and treat over 100 patients with mental health disabilities.
SnapNurse (Patton State Prison Hospital) - Psychiatric Registered Nurse
City, STATE, 12/2019 - 11/2021
  • Administered medication and treatments to over 50 patients with drug addictions, mental health and abused background.
  • Coordinated with medical and paramedical professionals to provide appropriate input and effectively formulate and implement treatment plans for patients.
  • Responded to numerous volatile situations and violent outbreaks to restore safety and security of patients and staff.
  • Provided direct quality care to patients by monitoring, recording and evaluating psychiatric conditions.
  • Managed care from admission to discharge.
  • Provided direct patient care, stabilized patients and determined next course of action.
  • Complied with all security regulations within prison system and administered care in safest possible environment.
  • Performed mental health evaluations when warranted and recommended patients to therapists.
  • Created and implemented care plans for prisoners suffering from chronic conditions.
  • Treated variety of illnesses affecting offenders in close quarters.
JFK Medical Center - Nursing Surgical Coordinator
City, STATE, 07/2017 - 12/2019
  • Expertly managed all surgery services, including planning, scheduling and coordination, determination of procedures and procurement of supplies and equipment.
  • Reviewed medical histories and current information to provide accurate information to surgeons.
  • Checked patients in and out and collected payments.
  • Educated patients about surgeries and provided treatment plan documentation.
  • Verified insurance coverage and obtained pre-authorizations.
  • Documented patient medical information, case histories and insurance details to facilitate smooth appointments and payment processing.
  • Located, checked in and pulled medical records for patient appointments and incomplete charts.
  • Coordinate daily surgeries and perform preop physical and labs to make sure patient are prepared for surgery
  • Managed team of 50 employees, overseeing training, and professional growth of employees
Select Specialty Hospitals - Unit Clerk/Monitor Technician
City, STATE, 09/2013 - 06/2017
  • Documented vascular data such as edema, oxygen saturation and blood pressure to contribute to accurate diagnoses.
  • Operated diagnostic imaging equipment to complete contrast-enhanced heart and cardiovascular system radiographs.
  • Tracked findings of procedures such as EKGs using manual and automated recording devices.
  • Measured heart chamber sizes and wall thickness against expected sizes to detect abnormalities.
  • Helped physicians complete cardiac issues and peripheral vascular concerns by assisting with procedures such as pacemaker insertions and balloon angioplasties.
  • Inspected, maintained and adjusted cardiology equipment to maintain optimal functionality and diagnostic usefulness.
  • Answered phone calls and messages for 20 physician per medical facility, scheduling appointments and handling patient inquiries
Affiliations
  • American Nurses Association (ANA) Member
  • Black Nurse Entrepreneur
  • Red Cross Association
  • Bilingual

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Tehni-Pro Institute
  • Palm Beach State College

Job Titles Held:

  • Psychiatric Nurse/Forensic
  • Psychiatric Registered Nurse
  • Nursing Surgical Coordinator
  • Unit Clerk/Monitor Technician

Degrees

  • Associate of Applied Science
  • Associate of Science

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