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Registered Nurse resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica
Claire
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(555) XXX-1000,
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Summary

Compassionate Registered Nurse with distinguished understanding of hospital functions. Skilled at developing comprehensive post-treatment plans with patients and doctors for quality healthcare. Committed to patient education and advocacy. Successful in providing fast and accurate assessments and working calmly under pressure. Recognized for collaborating well with healthcare team to maintain top-notch healthcare practices.

Skills
  • Bi-Lingual in English and Spanish
  • BLS certified
  • Patient Monitoring
  • Critical Thinking
  • Compassionate and Caring
  • Attention to Detail
  • Clear Patient Communication
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Monitoring Vital Signs
  • Accurate Documentation
  • Immunizations and Vaccinations
  • Decision Making
  • Blood Draw and Sample Collection
  • Medication Administration
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Diabetes Management
  • SBAR Communication
  • Colostomy Care
  • Wound Vac Care
  • Patient Discharging
  • Medication and IV Administration
  • Nursing Plan Development and Modification
  • Documenting Vitals
  • Acute and Rehabilitative Care
  • Patient Care
  • Patient Satisfaction and Process Improvement
  • Intake and Discharge
  • Body Mechanics Knowledge
Education and Training
Midland College Midland, TX Expected in 12/2018 Associate of Applied Science : Nursing - GPA :
Certifications
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification
Experience
County Of Mendocino - Registered Nurse
Ukiah, CA, 03/2022 - Current
  • Participated in bedside reporting and handoff at change of shift and for patient transfers.
  • Assessed and prepared patients for procedures, performing initial and ongoing patient assessments.
  • Updated physicians on patient test results and assisted in developing care plans.
  • Performed blood and blood product transfusions and intravenous infusions to address patient symptoms or underlying causes.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
  • Recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Maintained thorough, accurate and confidential documentation in electronic medical records.
  • Advocated for patients by supporting and respecting basic rights, values and beliefs.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Oversaw patient admission and discharge processes to coordinate related paperwork.
  • Updated charts throughout shifts with current, accurate information to maintain strict recordkeeping standards.
  • Assisted patients with healing and recovery after surgery by closely monitoring and caring for wounds, answering questions and educating about continued care strategies.
  • Prioritized nursing tasks and assignments and accurately reported patient status.
  • Counseled patients and caregivers, providing emotional, psychological and spiritual support.
  • Maintained personal and team compliance with medication administration standards and patient care best practices.
  • Treated patients using pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment modalities to address various disorders, diseases and injuries.
  • Collaborated with doctors to plan post-treatment home care and prevent return hospitalization.
  • Obtained, recorded and reported patient vital signs for medication administration.
  • Safely and accurately prepared all medications and sterilized products by using proper techniques, calculations and standards of precautions.
  • Worked with healthcare teams to assess patients, manage wounds and monitor healing.
  • Educated patients and family members on cleaning and dressing wounds and identifying signs of infection.
Beaumont Hospitals - Rehabilitation Registered Nurse
Royal Oak, MI, 06/2019 - Current
  • Established long and short-term goals for therapeutic services to encourage patient progress.
  • Responded to emergency situations with speed, expertise and level-headed approaches to provide optimal care, support and life-saving interventions.
  • Helped patients and families feel comfortable during challenging and stressful situations, promoting recovery and reducing compliance issues.
  • Assessed patient conditions, monitored behaviors and updated supervising physicians with observations and concerns.
  • Administered oral, IV and intra-muscular medications and monitored patient reactions.
  • Viewed electronic health system records to evaluate patient wound care history, other relevant medical information and prescription medications.
  • Alerted physician of diagnostic study results and changes in patient condition.
  • Participated in bedside reporting and handoff at change of shift and for patient transfers.
  • Performed blood and blood product transfusions and intravenous infusions to address patient symptoms or underlying causes.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
  • Followed PPE specifications and disposed of contaminated materials, following strict safety guidelines.
  • Acted as patient advocate while providing education and support to patients and families.
  • Checked on patients regularly to track progress with treatments, changes in symptoms and need for emergency interventions.
  • Kept track of patients' changing pain levels and proactively worked to minimize excess pain or discomfort.
  • Provided training and supervision to 20-member staff in an 80 bed hospital.
  • Gathered entire medical histories and information related to patient's treatment procedure.
Midland Memorial Hospital - Oncology Staff Registered Nurse
City, STATE, 01/2019 - 08/2021
  • Promoted kind, compassionate environment, utilizing active listening and effective communication skills for cancer patients receiving treatment.
  • Maintained chemotherapy to patients as indicated by chart instructions given by each physician.
  • Provided patients with information on range of subjects, not limited to side effects from chemotherapy and benefits of proper nutrition during treatment.
  • Emotionally supported patients receiving treatment by carefully listening and offering comfort.
  • Expertly explained diagnoses to patients and discussed next steps for treatment and care in easy-to-understand terminology.
  • Responded to emergency situations with speed, expertise and level-headed approaches to provide optimal care, support and life-saving interventions.
  • Helped patients and families feel comfortable during challenging and stressful situations, promoting recovery and reducing compliance issues.
  • Assessed patient conditions, monitored behaviors and updated supervising physicians with observations and concerns.
  • Maintained strict patient data procedures to comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Observed strict safety measures, including checking medication dosages before administration to patients.
  • Administered oral, IV and intra-muscular medications and monitored patient reactions.
  • Utilized computerized Resource and Patient Management System (RPMS) and Electronic Health Record (EHR) system.
  • Monitored diet, physical activity, behaviors and other patient factors to assess conditions and adjust treatment plans.
  • Assisted terminally ill patients with bathing, grooming and dressing.
  • Helped transition patient between bed, wheelchair and automobile to provide safe mobility support.
  • Performed blood and blood product transfusions and intravenous infusions to address patient symptoms or underlying causes.
  • Recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Monitored client behaviors and emotional states, reporting concerns to case manager and documenting information in files.
  • Participated in bedside reporting and handoff at change of shift and for patient transfers.
  • Maintained thorough, accurate and confidential documentation in electronic medical records.
  • Advocated for patients by supporting and respecting basic rights, values and beliefs.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Prioritized nursing tasks and assignments and accurately reported patient status.
  • Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through team nursing process.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Midland College

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse
  • Rehabilitation Registered Nurse
  • Oncology Staff Registered Nurse

Degrees

  • Associate of Applied Science

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