registered nurse emergency department resume example with 9+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Compassionate Registered Nurse with distinguished understanding of hospital functions. Develop comprehensive post-treatment plans with patients and doctors for quality healthcare. Committed to patient education and advocacy.

Knowledgeable Registered Nurse with over 5 years of experience in delivering comprehensive patient care. Advanced skill working with diverse patient populations. Demonstrated ability to foster relationships and coordinate with healthcare professionals to advance patient care.

  • Patient monitoring
  • IV drug therapy management
  • Catheters
  • Monitoring vital signs
  • Triaging
  • Intake and discharge
  • Hearing screenings
  • Infant CPR certified
  • Body mechanics knowledge
  • SBAR communication
  • Vascular care understanding
  • Critical care
  • Taking vitals
  • Patient Management
  • Nursing Plan Development
  • Patient discharging
  • Family and patient support
  • Health and wellness expertise
  • Triaging patient concerns
Registered Nurse, Emergency Department, 01/2016 to Current
Kaiser PermanenteDouglasville, GA,
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care to deliver comprehensive services.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Maintained composure and efficiency during rapid response situation and emergency codes.
  • Addressed unit staff concerns, including staffing ratios, resource management, allocation of responsibilities and optimized workload management.
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • Oversaw nursing operations in 110-bed facility, providing personnel with guidance and patients with high-quality care.
  • Promoted healthy lifestyle choices to reduce re-emergence of painful or dangerous symptoms.
  • Designed strategies to resolve nursing and patient satisfaction issues, improve response and patient care quality and propose plans to enhance quality and safety initiatives hospital-wide.
  • Treated patients suffering from chronic and acute medical concerns, including asthma, seizure disorders and pneumonia.
  • Coordinated and managed care for patients undergoing myocardial infarction screening and anticoagulation therapies.
  • Imparted medical, operational and patient care knowledge to junior nurses to maximize performance and quality of team operations.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions, including IV administration, wound and ostomy care and catheter insertion.
  • Held interviews with patients to hear concerns, gather health history and understand objectives.
  • Facilitated patient flow during emergency situations, directing evacuations, admissions and transfers.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Delivered high-quality nursing care to patients on 110-bed medical-surgical unit with emphasis on orthopedics, urology and gastro-intestinal post-operative patients.
  • Worked with management to identify and implement initiatives to increase nursing staff retention, morale and satisfaction.
Home Health Nurse, 08/2019 to 01/2021
Onward HealthcareMinneapolis, MN,
  • Verified consistent delivery of compassionate care to patients with debilitating conditions, including back pain, arthritis, fractures, head injuries and strokes.
  • Assisted patients with activities of daily living and functional mobility to increase comfort and quality of life.
  • Supported patients with activities of daily living and functional mobility to improve comfort and quality of life and reduce pain.
  • Participated in on-call rotations and delivered after-hours care.
  • Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
  • Sterilized equipment and supplies using germicides and autoclaves to protect patients and staff from infection.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Completed initial assessments of patients and family to determine and address individual home care needs.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Assisted with personal care needs of clients in private homes while supporting patient independence and well-being.
Data Entry Clerk, 05/2007 to 05/2011
Canon Business Process ServicesRaymond, OH,
  • Maintained quality levels above prescribed minimums to support team productivity and efficiency.
  • Identified errors in data entry and related issues by mentioning to supervisors for resolution.
  • Answered incoming phone calls and directed callers to appropriate departments and personnel.
  • Transferred written information into databases to maintain consistent, accurate client records and project details.
  • Identified and corrected data entry errors to prevent duplication across systems.
  • Updated departmental standard operating procedures and database to accurately reflect current practices.
Education and Training
Associate of Arts: General Studies, Expected in 05/2009
New Mexico State University - Carlsbad - Carlsbad, NM
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 12/2013
Our Lady Of Fatima University - Valenzuela, PH

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School Attended

  • New Mexico State University - Carlsbad
  • Our Lady Of Fatima University

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse, Emergency Department
  • Home Health Nurse
  • Data Entry Clerk


  • Associate of Arts
  • Bachelor of Science

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