Conscientious Registered nurse offering 36 years of experience providing comprehensive patient care in hospital setting with the last 13 years in dialysis nursing. I work effectively within the healthcare team to develop plans of care and advocate for patients. Seeking to capitalize on my patient care, leadership and time management skills .
Strong clinical judgement
I was the opening R.N. in a chronic dialysis unit. I treated ESRD patients by initiating dialysis for patient with central venous catheters as well as arteriovenous fistulas and grafts.
I documented all treatment including pre assessment, treatment its self and post dialysis treatment.
Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
Improved patient outcomes and quality of care by determining and suggesting changes to processes.
Updated physicians on patient test results and completed patient care plans.
Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions, initiated and followed anemia management.
Reached out to patients to convey lab results and provide care instructions.
Immunized patients against diseases such as influenza and pneumonia to protect our ESRD patients from serious illness.
Treated and managed pts in a transitional care unit.
New graduate. Preforming daily patient care . IV insertion. Nasogastric insertion . Urinary cath insertion.
Was promoted to charge nurse of med-sur unit.
Promoted to charge nurse of DOU.
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