Exploring career opportunities to utilize Medical Care experience, as a Registered Nurse in your facility. Over 25 years of successful experience in the hospital environment. Current assignment as Cardiac Catheterization Nurse. Expertise in cardiac diagnosis, interventional procedures and specialized patient care. Adept at all aspects of catheterization process. Outstanding competence in monitoring vital signs and administering necessary medications. Proven managerial and administrative skill sets. Record of progression to positions of wide-ranging responsibility and authority-. Long-term career involvement with the Temple University Hospital system. s Extensive and successful record in providing service in high volume environments. Expertise in spearheading effective laboratory procedures. Outstanding competence in communications, supervision, training and policy/procedures. Skilled in working directly with the public and resolving issues in a successful manner. Notable organizational, time management and presentation skill sets. Exceptional capacity to develop relationships with a diverse target population. Demonstrated customer service and interfacing capabilities. Adept at coaching, training and monitoring employees. Associate Degree in Science, Nursing diploma. .
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification [year to present]CPR certified through American Heart Association
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
IV drug therapy management
Temple HospitalPhiladelphia, paRegisered Nurse
Successfully provide exceedingly high standards of care to cardiac patients.
Promoted to assignment after success in earlier role (see below).
Tasked with patient assessment prior to cardiac procedures.
Support physicians in diagnostic/intervention procedures including balloon/stent insertions.
Facilitate balloon pump monitoring and measure cardiac output/respiration via imaging of cardiovascular system.
Administer TB3A and other drugs utilized for cardiac interventions and cardiac care.
Ensure proper deliver- of sedatives and on-going monitoring of vital signs.
Designated as Charge Nurse overseeing patient movement, bed assignments and staff stationing.
Temple HospitalPhiladelphia, PaCardiac Critical Care Nurse
Advanced to provide critical care to heart transplant and cardiac disease patients.
Monitored patient reactions to treatment/drugs and identified significant incidents requiring physician attendance.
Gained expertise in use of Swain Catheters, balloon pumps, dialysis and ventilation.