registered nurse icu resume example with 16+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Dedicated and well-qualified MICU RN offering proven skills in patient care, medication administration and treatment implementation. Detail-oriented, responsive and proficient in routine care and emergency response. Brings 25+ year record in field.

  • Care Coordination
  • Problem-Solving
  • Team Collaboration
  • Accreditation Process Implementation
  • Patient Examination
  • Illness Management Instruction
  • Accurate Documentation
  • Punctual and Dependable
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Monitoring Vital Signs
  • Medical Supply Management
  • Attention to Detail
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Patient Condition Monitoring
  • Compassionate and Caring
  • Patient Care Oversight
  • Nursing Consultation
  • Critical Thinking
  • Interdisciplinary Collaboration
  • Medical Procedure Preparation
  • Blood Draw and Sample Collection
  • Medication Administration
  • Decision Making
  • Time Management
Registered Nurse, ICU, 12/2020 - 08/2022
Rush-Copley Medical Center Oswego, IL,
  • Assessed and prepared patients for procedures, performing initial and ongoing patient assessments.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions.
  • 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.
  • Adhered to infection control procedures to facilitate safe, clean patient environment.
  • Evaluated patients, recognized and addressed complications and coordinated treatment with other members of critical care team.
  • Updated charts throughout shifts with current, accurate information to maintain strict recordkeeping standards.
  • Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through team nursing process.
Cardiac Cath Lab Registered Nurse, 07/2019 - 12/2020
Bjc Healthcare Ballwin, MO,
  • Prepared patients for procedures such as stents, IVC filters and pacemaker installations.
  • Administered medications during procedures to reduce problems from anxiety, blood pressure and other conditions.
  • Assessed patients before and after procedures and offered specialized care targeted on individual needs to achieve optimal recoveries.
  • Employed sound nursing practice to carry out nursing assessments, procedures and treatments for cardiac cath lab patients.
  • Tracked oxygenation, blood pressure and heart rate during procedures.
  • Reduced post-procedural complication rates by providing attentive and thorough care for patients.
  • Assessed patients' physical and emotional statuses to address needs promptly and effectively.
  • Developed, implemented and evaluated nursing plans of care to improve health outcomes of patients.
Charge Registered Nurse, ICU, 04/2006 - 08/2019
Memorial Medical Center City, STATE,
  • Assessed and assisted patients with diverse range and comorbid chronic diagnoses.
  • Built and maintained strong working relationships between nursing department and other disciplines.
  • Coordinated and performed patient admissions, transfers and discharges.
  • Oversaw medication administration, monitored distribution and documented responses.
  • Supported physicians and consultants with tests and procedures.
  • Audited patient charts in real-time, verifying accuracy and completion of information.
  • Organized and delegated tasks during rapid response and high-pressure code situations.
  • Distributed assignments to RNs, LPNs and resident advisors, guided work and delivered training to promote proper care standards for patients.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Complied with OSHA programs, maintaining safe and clean working environment.
  • Directed unit staff and promoted quality care for diverse patients.
  • Advised, coached and mentored experienced and student nurses on medical issues, crisis management and appropriate nursing interventions.
  • Collaborated with physicians and nursing staff to deliver quality care.
  • Built and maintained excellent rapport with patients and loved ones.
  • Administered injections, medications and wound care according to needs.
  • Monitored patients' respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Maintained comprehensive patient care plans and monitored staffs' implementation of physician's orders.
  • Led patient care team and served as nurse in charge of health center.
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • Completed patient assessments, triaged and recorded patient histories, symptoms and observations.
  • Directed day-to-day patient care and nursing activities within [Number]-bed unit.15
  • Achieved best possible outcomes for nursing sensitive indicators, core measures, HCAPS, patient satisfaction and associate satisfaction.
  • Assessed ICU patients each shift to ascertain vitals and key information.
Education and Training
Associate of Applied Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/1993
Lincoln Land Community College - Springfield, IL
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School Attended

  • Lincoln Land Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse, ICU
  • Cardiac Cath Lab Registered Nurse
  • Charge Registered Nurse, ICU


  • Associate of Applied Science

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