Registered Nurse, Labor And Delivery resume example with 9+ years of experience

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

Dedicated and compassionate Labor and Delivery Registered Nurse (RN) with a solid base set of skills in labor and delivery, triage and care coordination in fast-paced environments. 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 with a focus on patient safety and quality care.

  • Patient Safety
  • Needs Assessment
  • Patient Condition Monitoring
  • Compassionate and Caring
  • Emergency Situations
  • Patient Examination
  • Clear Patient Communication
  • Patient Care Assessment
  • Labor and Delivery Support
Work History
10/2021 to Current Registered Nurse, Labor and Delivery Cleveland Clinic | Sterling, OH,
  • Cared for patients in triage, pre-term, inductions, labor and post-partum, administered prescribed medications and monitored maternal vital signs and fetal heart rate.
  • Collaborated as part of interdisciplinary healthcare team in busy environments, caring for patients in labor with uncomplicated deliveries, identifying and assisting with any complications (1:2 nurse/patient ratio).
  • Commended repeatedly by patients and peers for outstanding quality of care, received constant mention in care survey responses, nominated for Daisy Award.
  • Developed lasting relationships with diverse clients while delivering newborns in stressful situations.
  • Assessed, planned, and evaluated patient care needs before and during labor and delivery including obtaining patient history and assessing for labor risk factors.
  • Managed patient’s pain including epidural and patient controlled analgesia administration.
  • Assisted physician during delivery, treatment, examination, and surgical procedures.
  • Maintained accurate, detailed reports, and records while monitoring, recording, and communicating patient condition as appropriate utilizing Cerner EMR computerized documentation systems.
  • Provided patient and family education on labor, pain, and newborn care.
  • Managed patient care in OR during cesarean deliveries, supporting mother in stressful situation, acting as circulation nurse.
  • Managed tocolytics and preterm delivery, served high-risk antepartum patients.
  • Comforted patients and families dealing with pregnancy loss, serving as bereavement counselor, ordering and providing appropriate literature and memory boxes to offer grieving patient.
  • Monitored and evaluated patient responses to treatments and applied appropriate adjustments as per protocol or as prescribed by a physician.
  • Followed state regulations and maintained HIPAA and Joint Commission compliance.
  • Managed care from admission to discharge
  • Provided direct patient care, stabilized patients and determined next course of action
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans
03/2021 to 10/2021 Registered Nurse, Float Pool Highmark Inc. | Phoenix, AZ,
  • Advocated for patients by communicating care preferences to practitioners, verifying interventions met treatment goals and identifying insurance coverage limitations.
  • Monitored patient condition by interpreting and tracking EKG readings, identifying irregular telemetry readings and updating team members on changes in stability or acuity.
  • Provided direct patient care, stabilized patients and determined next course of action.
  • Oversaw delivery of care for patients on medical-surgical unit, providing direct care, delegating nursing assignments, and supervising team comprised of nurses, LPNs, technicians and unit clerks.
  • Performs direct patient care according to established policies and procedures.
  • Promptly responds to patients requests for assistance regardless of assignment, assessing patient needs and appropriate regular checks.
  • Demonstrates consistent competence in performing vital checks, skin care, safety attending, ambulating and ensuring patient safety and comfort.
  • Demonstrates ability to set appropriate priorities in providing organized and time-conscious patient care.
01/2021 to 03/2021 Student Care Extender Common Spirit | Nebraska City, NE,
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Taught patients about medications, procedures and care plan instructions.
  • Explained procedures to patients to reduce anxieties and increase patient cooperation.
  • Prepared patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes.
  • Maintained detailed records of test results by entering data and patient information into computer.
  • Prepared lab specimens for diagnostic evaluation.
  • Measured patient pulse oximetry.
01/2013 to 01/2021 Stay At Home Mother CAREER SABBATICAL | City, STATE,

• Developed critical skills of multi-tasking, organization, managing people, communication, listening, research, collaboration, and negotiation.
• Oversaw all daily activities of household, while multitasking care of family of 5.
• Maintained technology driven applications, executing complete banking and bookkeeping tasks.
• Organized and coordinated constantly rotating family schedules.

  • Carried out day-to-day duties accurately and efficiently
Expected in 07/2022 Bachelors of Science | Nursing Ohio University, Athens, OH, GPA:
Expected in 12/2020 Associates of Science | Nursing College of The Canyons, Valencia, CA, GPA:
Expected in 12/2020 Associates of Arts | Liberal Arts And General Studies College of The Canyons, Valencia, CA, GPA:

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School Attended

  • Ohio University
  • College of The Canyons
  • College of The Canyons

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  • Registered Nurse, Labor and Delivery
  • Registered Nurse, Float Pool
  • Student Care Extender
  • Stay At Home Mother


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