registered nurse resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary
I am a diligent, integrity-driven, health care professional who is dedicated to getting into Nurse Anesthesia. I have an eagerness for new knowledge and embrace the many challenges in healthcare. I am highly proficient in contributing to a team-centered atmosphere, as well as maintaining a positive attitude and preserving professionalism with others. I work well under pressure and will reach out to others to uphold the best outcome.

Registered Nurse with the Maine State Board of Nursing, License # RN58454, Expires 06/2016

Skill Highlights
  • Collaborate with Physicians with common medical procedures and therapies performed in the unit include: arterial, central venous, and pulmonary artery line placement
  • Maintenance of chest tubes during/after placement and removal
  • Assisting physicians during intubation and extubation
  • Monitor temporary cardiac pacing
  • Management of mechanical ventilation, intra-aortic balloon pumps, hypothermia for patients s/p cardiac arrest
  • Evaluate patients with BIS monitor, Flotrack monitor
  • Airway Management/Deep tracheal suctioning therapy
  • Management of care under isolation precautions, and implement infection control guidelines
  • Provide compassionate care to patients/families
  • Computer charting/documentation (Epic)
  • Safe practice
  • Leadership/delegation roles
  • Patient advocacy & education, patient-centered care philosophy
Professional Experience
Registered Nurse, 05/2014 to 09/2015
Premise HealthBirmingham, AL,
  • The CICU unit I work in provides care for patients during the critical phase of recovery from NSTEMI/ STEMI, Cardiac Catheterization and exacerbation and treatment of end stage heart failure.These patients require complex invasive interventions, monitoring and treatment which I was assigned 1-2 patients depending on acuity.
  • My nursing responsibilities were as follows: Rhythm interpretation, hemodynamics, airway management, pain management, medication management, safety precautions, patient/family education and support, and initiation of the rehabilitation process.
Registered Nurse, 08/2013 to 04/2015
Premise HealthBlue Springs, MS,
  • Each shift I was assigned to the different floors of the hospital including: SCU, ER, and TELE.
  • I was involved in the ongoing care of all various acuity level patients. Collected and interpreted vast amounts of clinical data including: vital signs, lab values, wound progression, and telemetry monitoring.
  • Care and maintenance of: central lines, arterial lines, peripheral lines,
  • Evaluation of patients requiring BIPAP/CPAP devices.
  • Titration of continuous IV drips including: Anticoagulation therapy, Anti-Arrhythmics, and PCA/Narcotics.
  • Collaborate with all members of the interdisciplinary team, therapist, social workers, doctors, and pharmacist.
  • Prepare patients for surgery: complete pre-op checklist and diagnostic testing.
  • Receive post-op patients directly from OR, and admissions from the ER.
  • Advocate for patient and families during times of crisis and provide them with the education they may need.
  • Key Highlights.
  • Received Rapid Response Recognition award demonstrating critical thinking/assessment skills.
  • Active Member of Rapid Response Team committee.
Registered Nurse, 01/2013 to 08/2013
Premise Health, ,
  • Medical-Surgical Unit Biddeford, Maine I exhibited motivation and dedication, leading by example in providing high quality nursing care with every patient on the medical surgical unit.
  • I performed general nursing responsibilities including: clinical assessments, PYXIS/IV medication administration, patient treatments, admissions/discharges, patient care plan development/updating, documentation, and patient/family education.
  • Collaborated with other nursing staff, physicians, and therapist to ensure patient care plan aligns with patient needs.
  • I demonstrated compliance with hospital policies, procedures, and regulations, in addition to the State of Maine nursing requirements.
  • Key Highlights
  • Received multiple "High Five Awards" from fellow peers and patient's families for demonstrating fundamental values of SMHC including: compassion, integrity, excellence, stewardship, and collaboration.
Registered Nurse/Charge Nurse, 01/2011 to 01/2013
Maine Veterans Home Rehabilitation Skilled UnitCity, STATE,
  • I was responsible for the care and management on a 40-bed unit encompassing administering medications, and implementing treatments and procedures.
  • Supervised and guided CNA's, Med Techs, and LPNs using a team method to care for residents on the unit.
  • Assessed, documented, and reported acute abnormalities to providers to ensure quality of care.
  • Developed and implemented nursing care plans.
  • I collaborated closely with providers, and other healthcare professionals to advocate an interdisciplinary approach to provide the best possible outcome for the resident.
Education and Training
Bachelors of Science: Nursing, Expected in May, 2009
University of Southern Maine - ,
  • PALS certified by American Heart Association, Expires 10/2017
  • ACLS certified by American Heart Association, Expires 03/2016
  • BLS certified by American Heart Association, Expires 03/2017
  • Certified EKG Interpretation by PESI Healthcare, 07/2012

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School Attended

  • University of Southern Maine

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse/Charge Nurse


  • Bachelors of Science

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