Compassionate and dedicated Registered Nurse with excellent communication skills, demonstrated by 12 years of experience in healthcare. A true team player who goes over and beyond to assist and help fellow coworkers and that strives to give excellent care. Principal strengths include vision,
professionalism, enthusiasm, strategic thinking, patient
centered care, and commitment to
Strong Clinical Judgment
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
IV insertion & Management
Wound Care & Prevention
Strong Communication Skills & Customer Service
Strong Assessment Skills
Ventilator Monitoring & Management
Calm Under Pressure
Registered Nurse ICU & Step Down Unit, 03/2009
to Current Jackson Memorial Hospital – Miami,
Charge nurse on Progressive Care Unit. Oversaw an average of 26 patients per shift.
Demonstrated the ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams.
Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.
Performed physical assessments of adult and geriatric patients
Diagnosed and treated patients with chronic and acute health problems such as MI, arrhythmias, asthma, COPD and pneumonia.
Chronic & Acute patient care, adeptly handling all aspects of treatment from ventilators to medications to wound care and monitoring for 2 to 5 patients per shift.
Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care.
Registered Nurse, 10/2011
to Current Health Trust Workforce Solutions – Sunrise,
Demonstrated high standards of performance, including teamwork,
communication and compassion.
Able to work in a hostile environment and
maintain appropriate clinical skills.
Developed patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations and
Assessed need for, ordered, obtained and interpreted appropriate lab
Performed cardiac pacing with great care and
Monitored patients for changes, and reviewed and
revised plans accordingly.
Hospital Unit Secretary, 07/2006
to 03/2009 Jackson Memorial Hospital – Miami,
Manage nursing station area and greet patients and families as they arrive to the unit.
Answers telephone calls and provide information; relay messages and transfer calls.
Schedule patient appointments, tests, procedures and handle calendars for doctors and staff within the hospital unit.
Gather and maintain patient records and charts.
Maintained a line of communication between the patient or patient's family and clinical staff.
Patient Care Technician , 10/2004
to 07/2006 Jackson Memorial Hospital – Miami,
Assisted and performed activities of daily living for patients such as nutrition and hygiene.
Obtained and recorded height & weight, vitals signs and reported abnormal vitals to nurse.
Maintained a safe environment and safety of patients.
Assisted with ambulation, transfer and discharge.
Associate of Science: Nursing,
12/2008 Broward College - Fort Lauderdale,
LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS
Registered Nurse #95112825 Expires 09/30/2018
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Expires 02/2018
Basic Life Support Expires 02/2018
Jackson Memorial Hospital Critical Care Internship Program Graduate