registered nurse resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - : - -
Professional Summary

Registered Nurse with over 20 years of experience in offering compassionate patient care to a diverse patient population. Efficiently coordinates with healthcare professionals to advance patient care.

  • Mother/Baby Registered Nurse
  • Well Baby Nursery
  • NRP Certification
  • BCLS Certification
  • Breastfeeding Assistance
  • Medical/Surgical and Pediatric LVN
  • Teamwork
  • Leadership
  • Family Practice Medical Assistant
Work History
07/2004 to Current
Registered Nurse Crozer-Keystone Health System Ridley Park, PA,
  • Monitored and assessed mother and newborn after delivery to ascertain proper healing and recovery.
  • Educated new parents on how to properly care for newborn.
  • Assisted mothers in establishing breastfeeding with infants.
  • Acted as charge nurse on a 23 bed mother/baby unit .
  • Performed various tests such as blood sugar checks, carseat challenges, vital signs, Foley catheter insertions, straight catheterizations, newborn gastric lavages, transcutaneous bilirubin checks, and assistance with biliblankets.
  • Worked in well baby nursery providing respite care for new mothers. Provided all care for infants while in nursery.
  • Provided care and ongoing assessments for mothers on Magnesium drips.
  • Acted as part of a team during emergencies such as postpartum hemorrhages resulting in a positive outcome.
  • Implemented interventions, including medication and IV administration.
  • Accurately documented assessments, medication administrations, and patient care using CPN and Meditech systems.
11/2003 to 06/2004
Licensed Vocational Nurse Sunrise Senior Living Brooklyn, NY,
  • Performed ongoing assessments and patient care on Pediatric unit.
  • Performed ongoing assessments and patient care when floated to Mother/Baby and Medical/Surgical units.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Delivered oral medications, intramuscular injections and IV fluids to mitigate or resolve patient symptoms.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Performed various tasks such as Foley catheter insertion, blood sugar checks, tracheostomy care, wound care, vital signs, cast care, nasogastric tube care, and g-tube care.
09/1996 to 12/2003
Licensed Vocational Nurse Sunrise Senior Living Boca Raton, FL,
  • Monitored and assessed mother and newborn after delivery to ascertain proper healing and recovery.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Explained course of care and medications, including side effects to patients and caregivers in easy-to-understand terms.
  • Performed tasks such as vital signs, blood sugars checks, straight catheterizations, Foley catheter insertions, newborn sponge baths, and newborn gastric lavages.
  • Provided breastfeeding, breast pump, and formula feeding education and assistance.
  • Provided clerical assistance by entering orders, putting patient charts together, answering phone calls, performing chart checks for accuracy, and placing calls to physicians.
  • Reported to assigned RN any unusual findings in patient assessments.
05/1990 to 06/1991
Registered Medical Assistant Kinetix Morgantown, IN,
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician.
  • Obtained all prescribed laboratory testing.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Assisted with circumcisions and minor office surgeries.
  • Performed immunization injections to Pediatric and Adult patients.
  • Triaged phone calls for large family clinic.
Expected in 02/2004 to to
Associate Degree In Nursing: Nursing
Excelsior College - Albany, NY
Expected in to to
Vocational Nursing Certification : Vocational Nursing
Sacramento City College - Sacramento, CA
Expected in to to
Certificate : Medical Assisting
Western Career College - Sacramento, CA,

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School Attended

  • Excelsior College
  • Sacramento City College
  • Western Career College

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse
  • Registered Medical Assistant


  • Associate Degree In Nursing
  • Vocational Nursing Certification
  • Certificate

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