(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105

Team-oriented Day Surgery/PACU Nurse possessing the qualities required to be a hands-on and dedicated healthcare professional. A compassionate, hardworking, driven nurse with 4 1/2 years patient care experience. Ready to join a new company that appreciates exemplary patient care skills.

  • Pre-Assessment
  • Intake and discharge
  • IV starts
  • Patient monitoring
  • Blood transfusions
  • OR and ER experience
  • Patient Care
  • Precepting
Education and Training
Tarleton State University Stephenville, TX Expected in 05/2015 Bachelor of Science : Nursing - GPA :
Weatherford College Weatherford, TX Expected in : Veterinarian Assisting - GPA :
Baylor Scott & White Health - Registered Nurse, Emergency Department PRN
Round Rock, TX, 04/2020 - Current
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, and medication side effects.
  • Educated patients and families on treatment strategies and at-home care.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care to deliver comprehensive services.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Assisted with fitting patients for casts, crutches and other medical devices.
  • Collected data to represent symptoms, including onset, presenting problem and medical diagnoses.
Labcorp - Registered Nurse, Day Surgery/PACU Nurse
Arlington, WA, 01/2016 - Current
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Utilized effective communication skills to educate patients and family members on side effects from both surgery and anesthesia.
  • Maintained adequate unit supplies to meet expected patient demands.
  • Delivered individualized care to post-operative patients by monitoring pain levels, checking vital signs and explaining next steps to recovery.
  • Trained new RN hires and ancillary staff members
  • Monitored and educated nursing students and externs on proper care procedures and prioritization strategies.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
  • Delivered high-quality and compassionate treatment to all patients.
  • Cared for patients in recovery from medical procedures by caring for wounds, monitoring vitals and managing pain.
  • Supported physicians completing patient examinations and procedures.
  • Performed blood and blood product transfusions and intravenous infusions to address patient symptoms or underlying causes.
Animal Health & Medical Center - Veterinary Technician
City, STATE, 07/2005 - 12/2014
  • Treated animals afflicted with various skin conditions with therapeutic bath treatments and medications.
  • Assisted with dental procedures, including smoothing, filing, polishing, and removal of calculus, soft deposits, plaque and stains.
  • Assisted veterinarian with surgical procedures by assembling and sterilizing instruments and administering anesthesia.
  • Cleaned and disinfected kennels and common areas to reduce spread of illness from infected animals.
  • Prepared and labeled medications and informed client of administration techniques.
  • Operated x-ray machines and exposed radiographic films.
  • Prepared and reviewed records and consent forms.
  • Operated anesthetic machines, oxygen equipment and monitoring equipment.
  • Used IDEXX to analyze bloodwork and samples and diagnose conditions and diseases.
  • Scheduled patient appointments to maintain workflows.
  • Listened to clients' questions and concerns regarding pets and delivered timely responses and information on treatment protocols and procedures.
  • Performed routine laboratory procedures such as hematology, microbiology, parasitology, exfoliative cytology, blood chemistry, coprology, urinalysis and serology.
  • Restrained and stabilized animals during examination and treatment to safeguard against accidental injuries.
  • Attended to sick or injured animals by securing veterinary care and notifying owners quickly of pet's condition.
  • Provided direct care for animal patients in post-operative recovery, closely monitoring vital signs and progress.
  • Triaged incoming patients arriving for scheduled appointments or on emergent bases to route to appropriate surgeon or treatment area.
  • Assisted veterinarian with treatment of wounds, vaccination administration and operations.
  • Performed physical examinations and record case history, weight, temperature and other vitals.
  • Pitched in with laundry duties, including washing, drying and folding towels during busy periods, ensuring consistent workflow.

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School Attended

  • Tarleton State University
  • Weatherford College

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse, Emergency Department PRN
  • Registered Nurse, Day Surgery/PACU Nurse
  • Veterinary Technician


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Some College (No Degree)

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