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Registered Nurse, Staff Nurse, Nicu resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Summary

Compassionate Registered Nurse with distinguished understanding of hospital functions for the past 24 years. Develop comprehensive post-treatment plans with patients and doctors for quality healthcare. Committed to patient education and advocacy.

Skills
  • Medication and IV administration
  • Patient monitoring
  • Updating computer records
  • Culturally-sensitive care
  • Documenting vitals
  • Ventilator care
  • Preparing for procedures
  • Medical assessment
  • Neonatal ICU procedures
  • BLS Certified
  • NRP certified
  • Certified Lactation Counselor
Education and Training
Indiana University , Expected in 08/2014 Bachelor of Science in Nursing : Nursing - GPA :
Ivy Tech State College , Expected in 08/1996 Associate of Science in Nursing : Nursing - GPA :
Spencerian College , Expected in 10/1990 Licensed Practical Nurse Diploma : Nursing - GPA :
Experience
University Of Louisville Hospital - Registered Nurse, Staff Nurse, NICU
City, STATE, 10/1996 - Current
  • Delivered direct patient care, including stabilizing patients and identifying treatment options.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions Including IV insertion, urinary catheter insertion, blood and blood product administration, medication administration, assisting physicians with intubations, lumbar punctures, and blood cultures.
  • Consistently assessed and evaluated patients' health needs by coordinating across medical disciplines to create, implement and modify personalized care plans.
  • Advanced nursing competencies through participation in simulation exercises.
  • Mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Oversaw patient admission and discharge processes to coordinate efficient movements and related paperwork.
  • Educated mothers on newborn care and post-delivery health to optimize outcomes.
  • Answered patient/families questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
University Of Louisville Hospital - Registered Nurse, Charge Nurse, NICU
City, STATE, 01/2008 - 08/2017
  • Distributed assignments to RNs, and ancillary staff while providing guidance and training to ensure proper care was administered to patients.
  • Coordinated and performed patient admissions, transfers and discharges.
  • Organized, prioritized and delegated tasks during rapid response and high-pressure code situations.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care to achieve best possible outcomes for patients.
  • Guided therapeutic communication, conflict resolutions and interventions by deflecting undesirable behaviors to assist patients/families with developing and amplifying coping skills.
  • Completed daily chart audits and assessed clinical records to verify accuracy, evaluate performance against goals and check for appropriate education of patients and families.
  • Participated in hospital-wide initiatives and committees to improve patient care, satisfaction and safety.
  • Improved patient outcomes and quality of care by determining and suggesting changes to processes.
Clark Memorial Hospital - Registered Nurse, Staff Nurse, OB, Pediatrics
City, STATE, 08/1996 - 08/1997
  • Delivered direct patient care, including stabilizing patients and identifying treatment options.
  • Helped pediatric patients understand and feel at ease with vaccines, tests and minor procedures.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions, including IV administration, medication administration, specimen collection, wound and catheter insertion.
  • Treated patients using pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment modalities to address various disorders, diseases and injuries.
  • Communicated with primary care physicians or emergency care providers to relay patient needs.
  • Collaborated with doctors to plan post-treatment home care and prevent return hospitalization due to complications.
  • Facilitated transition to home care by providing patients with continued care information and discharge instructions.
  • Instructed patients, caregivers and families on diagnoses, treatment options and self-management to maintain continuity of care.
  • Educated mothers on newborn care and post-delivery health to optimize outcomes.
Suburban - Licensed Practical Nurse, OB and Nursery
City, STATE, 09/1990 - 08/1996
  • Delivered direct patient care to mothers and infants including assessment and care of post partum couplet and infants requiring oxygen or nutritional support.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions including IV maintenance, urinary catheter insertion and maintenance, medication administration, collecting specimens, assisting or providing nutritional support for couplet and evaluating effectiveness of treatments of interventions.
  • Educated mothers on newborn and post delivery care to optimize outcomes.
  • Answered patient/families questions and provided take home materials for further information.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Indiana University
  • Ivy Tech State College
  • Spencerian College

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse, Staff Nurse, NICU
  • Registered Nurse, Charge Nurse, NICU
  • Registered Nurse, Staff Nurse, OB, Pediatrics
  • Licensed Practical Nurse, OB and Nursery

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Associate of Science in Nursing
  • Licensed Practical Nurse Diploma

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