Caring Registered Nurse with 10 years of experience in various types of sub-acute, long-term and home health care settings. Work well with diverse patient population and foster trusting relationships to improve outcomes. Dedicated and compassionate Registered Nurse (RN) with progressive career history in direct patient care, triage and care coordination in fast-paced environment in subacute unit.
Proven ability to remain calm under pressure and skillfully handle difficult patients and high-stress situations. Constantly developing strong relationships with patients and families through empathetic communication, respectful attitude and outstanding customer service. Attentive nursing professional presenting high level of care, patient assistance and assessment during each shift. Considered hardworking and driven. Ready for new opportunity to apply exceptional nursing skills in Med-surg hospital setting. Knowledgeable about EMR charting, medication administration and interdisciplinary collaboration focused on optimizing patient care and support. Quality-focused and efficiency-driven leader.
Provided patients and families of effective treatment alternatives and at-home care strategies, improving long-term outcomes. Participated in education programs, including evidence-based practice project implementation, nursing competency development and nursing simulation in-services.
Participated with physicians, social workers, activity therapists, nutritionists and case managers to develop and implement individualized care plans and recorded all patient interactions and interventions in electronic charting systems.
Facilitated therapeutic communication, conflict resolution and crisis intervention by redirecting negative behaviors and helping patients recover or improve coping abilities to prevent further disability. Updated patient charts using [Care connect and CubHub] with data such as medications to keep records current and support accurate treatments.
Performed exceptional care to  sub-acute patients needing complex care such as ventilator management, extensive wound care and rehabilitation. Administered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections, re-assessing responses to address new concerns.
Reduced Staff and patient infection risk by cleaning and disinfecting equipment instruments. Delivered interpersonal communication skills to comfort and counsel patients and families throughout care process. Assessed patients to find out and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms. Evaluated, tracked and delivered necessary patient datas to healthcare employees to help improve treatment planning and care delivery.
Joined force with interdisciplinary team of healthcare and social service providers, including clinical manager, supervisor and Nursing Director to address patients' needs through sucessful intervention and care planning. Performed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, heart rate, blood pressure and blood sugar levels. Monitored and tracked patient vitals in Care connect, to keep team informed of patient's status changes.
Collected biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport. Monitored patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral issues and medically relevant symptoms. Provided diagnosis information, treatment possibilities, disease management tips and wound care advice to clients, loved ones and caregivers. Cared for over 15 subacute and 30 long term care patients each day with quality-driven support.
Assessed and tracked patient vitals in Point of care to keep team informed of changing conditions. Delivered updates in patient status to nursing supervisor and MD, documenting all changes in medical records. Performed several functional assessments and physical examinations for admission and discharge to report changes in patient condition.
Answered incoming phone calls from patients to provide basic assistance and triage medical concerns. Helped with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges through subacute, hospitals and home discharge. Assisted with immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
Presidential Scholarship Award at Bayada Pediatrics- 2020
Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing at Grand Canyon University- 2020
Exempt from ENG 010 & RDG 011 to English Composition 121 at Middlesex County College NJ- 2007
Amiri Association Organization (AWA) - 2017 to present
Licensed RN - 2019-2020
Licensed LPN - 2010-2019
Licensed CNA - 2009-2010
IV Training - 2014
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