Seeking to bring my years of experience, leadership and (something) to the RN position in order to benefit (organization). 5 years as a Registered Nurse
*5 years as a Licensed Practical Nurse
Reliable, ethical healthcare provider with ability to stay calm and intervene during crisis, collaborate on multidisciplinary teams, proven ability to build positive relationships with patients, family members, physicians and other medical professionals.
Registered Nurse Practitioner in the State of MD, License number R210211
CPR certified through American Heart AssociationBasic Life Support (BLS) Certification 2008 to Present
Health and wellness expertise
Medication administration expert
Skilled in conducting physical examinations
Wound cleaning/care expertise
Familiarity with disease management programs
Medical clinical procedures comprehension
Geriatric treatment knowledge
Psych and mental health care proficiency
Broad medical terminology knowledge
Diagnostic tools experience
Infection control standards expert
Flow sheet charting
Specimen collection/processing proficiency
Mosaic Community Health ServicesMay 2016 to CurrentRegistered Nurse Baltimore, MDRecorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records. Delivered high-quality and compassionate treatment to indigent and low-income patient community. Sound, ethical and independent decision-making ability consistent with medical protocols. Disciplined, energetic employee who quickly establishes rapport with patients and colleagues. Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments. Provided education to patients on detox and withdrawal, medications, addiction, recovery, coping skills and community resources. Provided necessary health education training for patients. Administered medications and assisted in diagnostic testing for HIV-positive patients.
Manor Care Health ServiceDecember 2011 to April 2013Registered Nurse Supervisor Sinking Spring, PARecorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records. Directed facility's LPN program including recruitment, enrollment, budgeting and instruction.Sound, ethical and independent decision-making ability consistent with medical protocols. Disciplined, energetic employee who quickly establishes rapport with patients and colleagues. Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments. Provided necessary health education training for patients. Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with dementia and Alzheimer's. Managed caseload of 20 clients, providing education, treatments, IV therapy, venipuncture and wound care. Assisted patients with multiple chronic diagnoses including COPD and asthma. Supported patients with customized patient teaching tools. Administered medications and assisted in diagnostic testing for HIV-positive patients. Achieved departmental goals and objectives by instituting new processes and standards for in-patient care. Responsible for primary care, case management and medication management. Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment and maintained patient flow. Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions and follow-up care. Took and recorded patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure. Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care. Obtained vitals for a floor of 25 patients per shift. Provided quality nursing care in accordance with resident care policies and procedures. Responsible for Hemovac Autotransfusion System administration. Worked as part of team to ensure proper care of body mechanics and safety of patient. Partnered with team of Registered Nurses to ensure over all well-being of all patients. Often commended for maintaining the safety, respect and dignity of residents. Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients. Maintained patient charts and confidential files. new LPNs annually.
Education and Training
RN to BSN Concordia St. Paul University in Progress.
Case Management/Delegating Nurse Course for School Health
Concordia University St. Paul2016Bachelor of Science: BSNMinneapolis, MN, USGraduated with distinction
Excelsior College2011Associate of Science: NursingAlbany, NY, US
Sussex County Community College2004Associate of Applied Science: Business AdminstrationNewton, NJ, US
Professional Value Offered
Patient advocate and team player Honest Focused on patient centered health education and nursing care Seeks to enhance quality of life and wellness.
Affectionately nicknamed "Our Nurse" by patients.
Case Management, Oral, delivery, dialysis, discharge planning, documentation, Home health, laboratory testing, notes, medication administration, Nursing, patient care, personnel, Progress, quality, Collect specimens, Supervisor, Supervisory, Therapy, Vital Signs, Wound Care
RN to BSN Concordia St. Paul University in Progress.
Case Management/Delegating Nurse Course for School Health Bachelor of Science : BSN Associate of Science : Nursing Associate of Applied Science : Business Adminstration
Create a job alert for [job role title] at [location].