LiveCareer-Resume

registered nurse resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - resumesample@example.com - - -
Summary

Caring, hardworking and service-oriented Registered Nurse with more than 10 years of nursing experience. Well-versed in offering evidence-based, therapeutic care for patients dealing with neurological and cardiac disorders. Collaborative and motivational leader with expertise in training new nursing staff while providing top-notch service to stroke patients.

Skills
  • Good communication
  • Patient monitoring
  • Medication and IV administration
  • IV drug therapy management
  • Patient education and counseling
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
  • Patient care planning
Experience
07/2019 to Current
Registered Nurse Hillcrest Family Services Iowa City, IA,
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care for patients under my care.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered medications, assessed patients' response to treatment, suggested ways to combat side effects and documented patient conditions.
  • Assessed patient health needs by reviewing and tracking EKG readings, neurological/ CIWA assessment and update teammates on acuity changes while taking necessary actions per protocol.
  • Cared for minimum of 5 patients each shift while supervising junior team members (CNA's) to meet patient's needs.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions, including IV/blood administration, heparin drip, wound and ostomy care and catheter insertion.
  • Maintained composure and efficiency during rapid response situation and emergency codes.
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • Educated patients and families on treatment strategies and at-home care. Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
06/2018 to Current
Registered Nurse Hillcrest Family Services Maquoketa, IA,
  • Head to toe shift assessment of residents, vital signs, medication administration and taking necessary actions per facility protocols in the presence of abnormal findings and decline from baseline.
  • Maintaining residents safety by adhering to facility safety protocols to prevent falls and elopement.
  • Administration of long-term antibiotics through PICC line, care of central lines, wound care and prevention of pressure ulcers, colostomy care, gastric tube feeding/care, prevention of aspiration and overload.
  • Report writing, transfer to hospital per protocol in the presence of change in condition, making staff schedule, supervising CNA's and precepting new nurses.
  • Educating residents on health, hygiene, medications, communicable diseases, mode of transmission, preventive measures and many more.
07/2012 to 01/2017
Registered Nurse Holy Redeemer Health System Southampton, PA,
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care to patients.
  • Assessed and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered medications, assessed patients' response to treatment and suggested ways to manage side effects.
  • Educated patients and families on treatment strategies and at-home care. Instructed patients, caregivers and families on diagnoses, plan of care and self-management to maintain continuity of care..
  • Boosted patient outcomes by prioritizing nursing tasks and assignments and accurately reporting on each patient's status.
  • Monitored and educated nursing students on proper care procedures and prioritization strategies.
  • Set up trays, supplies and sterile fields for patient procedures.
10/2010 to 03/2012
Registered Nurse Holy Redeemer Health System Vineland, NJ,
  • Educated patients and families on treatment strategies and at-home care.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered medications, assessed patients' response to treatment and suggested ways to manage side effects.
Education and Training
Expected in 04/2020 to to
Bachelor of Science: Nursing
Grand Canyon University - Phoenix, AZ
GPA:
Expected in 03/2012 to to
Associate of Science: Nursing
School of Midwifery Holy Rosary Hospital - Onitsha, Nigeria.,
GPA:

Registered Midwife.

Expected in 11/2009 to to
Associate of Science: Nursing
School of Nursing St Mary's Hospital Amaigbo - Imo, Nigeria,
GPA:

Registered Nurse.

Certifications
  • Registered Nurse-Illinois Board of Nursing May 2020
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) July 2020
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Jan. 2020
  • NIH Stroke Scale (NIHSS) June 2020
  • Registered Midwife, Nigeria March 2012
  • Registered Nurse, Nigeria Nov. 2009

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Grand Canyon University
  • School of Midwifery Holy Rosary Hospital
  • School of Nursing St Mary's Hospital Amaigbo

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science
  • Associate of Science

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: