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registered nurse imcu resume example with 11+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Summary

I am an experienced nursing professional who brings with me demonstrated clinical expertise, leadership skills and technical knowledge. I am organized and knowledgeable, experienced in treating and caring for patients in many pediatric inpatient settings. I am successful in providing fast and accurate assessments and working calmly under pressure. I have been frequently recognized for collaborating well with doctors to maintain top-notch healthcare practices. I am proficient in updating charts, monitoring medications and working with multidisciplinary teams to optimize patient care. I am able to smoothly deliver comprehensive patient care and delegate tasks according to patient needs and personnel skillsets. I have always been dedicated to providing top quality care within multidisciplinary team environment.

Skills
  • Patient Monitoring
  • Vital Signs & ICU monitoring
  • Medication and IV Administration
  • Blood Draw and Sample Collection
  • Procedure Assistance
  • Diet and Nutrition
  • Critical Thinking
  • Patient Care Assessment
  • Clear Patient Communication
  • Compassionate, Culturally Sensitive Care
  • Care Coordination
  • Immunizations and Vaccinations
  • Strong Medical Ethics
  • Colostomy Care Familiarity
  • Family and Patient Support
  • Tracheostomy Care, Ventilator Management
  • Diabetes Management
  • Critical Care
  • Infectious Disease Control
  • Patient Care Planning
  • Seizure Management
  • Blood and Blood Product Administration
  • Intake and Discharge
  • Procedural Sedation
Experience
Registered Nurse, IMCU, 09/2015 - 09/2018
Ascension (System Office) Racine, WI,
  • Assessed patient needs, prioritized treatment, maintained patient flows and assisted physicians with non-invasive procedures.
  • Evaluated patients, recognized and addressed complications and coordinated treatment with other members of critical care team.
  • Maintained thorough, accurate and confidential documentation in electronic medical records.
  • Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through team nursing process.
  • Recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions.
  • 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.
  • Updated charts throughout shifts with current, accurate information to maintain strict recordkeeping standards.
  • Provided patient and family health education focusing on self-management, prevention and wellness.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
  • Maintained personal and team compliance with medication administration standards and patient care best practices.
  • Oversaw patient admission and discharge processes to coordinate related paperwork.
  • Counseled patients and caregivers, providing emotional, psychological and spiritual support.
  • Collaborated with doctors to plan post-treatment home care and prevent return hospitalization.
  • Adhered to infection control procedures to facilitate safe, clean patient environment.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Monitored patients after surgery, answered questions and provided home care strategies.
Registered Nurse, Critical Care Float Pool, 05/2013 - 09/2015
Cleveland Clinic Brookpark Estates, OH,
  • Assessed patient needs, prioritized treatment, maintained patient flows and assisted physicians with non-invasive procedures.
  • Administered medications and treatments, monitoring patients for reactions and side effects.
  • 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.
  • Maintained thorough, accurate and confidential documentation in electronic medical records.
  • Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through team nursing process.
  • Recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions.
  • Advocated for patients by supporting and respecting basic rights, values and beliefs.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Updated charts throughout shifts with current, accurate information to maintain strict recordkeeping standards.
  • Provided patient and family health education focusing on self-management, prevention and wellness.
  • Assessed and prepared patients for procedures, performing initial and ongoing patient assessments.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
  • Maintained personal and team compliance with medication administration standards and patient care best practices.
  • Oversaw patient admission and discharge processes to coordinate related paperwork.
  • Created, implemented and evaluated patient care plans with medical team.
  • Counseled patients and caregivers, providing emotional, psychological and spiritual support.
  • Collaborated with doctors to plan post-treatment home care and prevent return hospitalization.
  • Conducted intake assessments with patients and relatives to gather case history.
  • Monitored patients after surgery, answered questions and provided home care strategies.
  • Oversaw LPN and CNA care delivery to protect patients and achieve optimum care standards.
  • Fostered continuity and quality of care based on best interest and well-being of patients.
  • Assessed patients upon admission and throughout each shift to quickly spot and respond to life-threatening concerns.
  • Recognized and addressed patients' psychological and physical needs in addition to critical medical needs.
  • Collaborated across disciplines to coordinate patient care actions such as transfers, referrals and discharges.
  • Planned, implemented and evaluated patient care plans in line with assessments and available resources.
Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Unit, 07/2007 - 05/2013
Tenet Healthcare Corporation Hot Springs, AR,
  • Assessed patient needs, prioritized treatment, maintained patient flows and assisted physicians with non-invasive procedures.
  • Administered medications and treatments, monitoring patients for reactions and side effects.
  • 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.
  • Maintained thorough, accurate and confidential documentation in electronic medical records.
  • Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through team nursing process.
  • Recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions.
  • Advocated for patients by supporting and respecting basic rights, values and beliefs.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Updated charts throughout shifts with current, accurate information to maintain strict recordkeeping standards.
  • Provided patient and family health education focusing on self-management, prevention and wellness.
  • Assessed and prepared patients for procedures, performing initial and ongoing patient assessments.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
  • Maintained personal and team compliance with medication administration standards and patient care best practices.
  • Oversaw patient admission and discharge processes to coordinate related paperwork.
  • Created, implemented and evaluated patient care plans with medical team.
  • Counseled patients and caregivers, providing emotional, psychological and spiritual support.
  • Collaborated with doctors to plan post-treatment home care and prevent return hospitalization.
  • Conducted intake assessments with patients and relatives to gather case history.
  • Monitored patients after surgery, answered questions and provided home care strategies.
  • Administered medications and treatments as directed and as appropriate for patient's medical care in collaboration with multi-disciplinary team.
  • Observed patient's heart rate, blood pressure and respiration for signs of distress.
  • Implemented pre, intra- and post-care, evaluating response to clinical interventions with progression toward discharge.
  • Exhibited professionalism and leadership to peers by participating in professional activities and continuing education.
  • Promoted safe and calm environment for complex patients by keeping services, supplies and necessary equipment on hand.
  • Performed cardiopulmonary resuscitation accurately and effectively.
  • Specialized in nursing care for patients requiring continuous and comprehensive observation and acute trauma patients with multitudes of injuries.
  • Confirmed proper functioning of life support equipment such as ventilators and feeding tubes.
  • Represented health care facility in professional community organizations, maintaining high level of professionalism.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 06/2007
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Florida Atlantic University - Boca Raton, FL
GPA:
Status -
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2002
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Florida Christian School - Miami, FL,
GPA:
Status -

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School Attended

  • Florida Atlantic University
  • Florida Christian School

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse, IMCU
  • Registered Nurse, Critical Care Float Pool
  • Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Unit

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • High School Diploma

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