Experienced Registered Nurse with over 20 years of experience, 18 years at Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital, seeking a position on the Pre-Admission Unit.
Registered Nurse, 01/1998 to Current Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital – Sugar Land, Texas
Direct patient care experience since 1998 in a rapidly growing hospital.
Admission Float Nurse- responsibilities include floating to all Medical-Surgical Units in hospital, interviewing patients to obtain a complete medical history-starting IV lines, drawing blood work, assisting RN's with administering medications, and obtaining surgical and procedural consent forms.
Proficient with Ultrasound Sonosite to assist with difficult intravenous access and blood draws. Qualified to instruct and observe RN's in obtaining their required number of insertions before they are able to work independently.
Registered Nurse, 02/1997 to 01/1998 West Houston Medical Center – Houston, Texas
Provided acute nursing care to pediatric and adult patients on a medical-surgical unit.
Registered Nurse, 12/1996 to 02/1997 Providence Medical Center – Kansas City, Kansas
Registered Nurse, 05/1994 to 12/1996 Delmar Gardens of Lenexa – Lenexa, Kansas
In-depth knowledge of intravenous therapy
Strong clinical judgment
Patient and family advocacy
Medical-Surgical nursing proficiency
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, 1994 Pittsburg State University - Pittsburg, Kansas