registered nurse level i trauma spine unit resume example with 9+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Certifications and Licenses

Registered Nurse in the State of South Carolina, License number RN 222956

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Advance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)


Certified MDS Assessment Coordinator (CMAC)

Skill Highlights
  • Head to toe physical/focus (fall/pain) assessments
  • Medication administration/ narcotic control
  • Nasogastric tube placement/management
  • Peg tube management
  • Wound care management
  • Wound vacs, drains management
  • Intravenous therapy management
  • Insulin and heparin drips/ titration.
  • Patient controlled analgesia(PCA)/epidural external pumps management
  • Blood/ blood product administration
  • Central lines/intravascular access ports management
  • Colostomy management
  • Tracheotomy management
  • Foley catheters placement/ management
  • TPN/PPN administration
  • Nebulizer/aerosol administration
Professional Experience
03/2021 to Current
Registered Nurse, Level I Trauma/Spine Unit Elba Nursing And Rehabilitation Center, Llc Elba, AL,
  • Work calmly and carefully with patients dealing with life-threatening injuries for a total of 7 years.
  • Provide others with personal assistance, medical attention and emotional support in an caring compassionate manner.
  • Handle stressful situations in an calm and professional manner.
  • Monitor patient status and take or advocate for corrective action when appropriate.
  • Communicate necessary and important information to physicians, supervisors, patients, and co workers.
  • Takes initiative to tackle important issues, problems, and tasks proactively without needing supervision.
  • Educate patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
  • Train new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures, and safety protocols.
  • Develop and maintain constructive and cooperative working relationships with physicians, nurses and other medical staff.
03/2016 to Current
MDS Coordinator Vestracare Valley Stream, NY,
  • Conduct and document accurate assessments of patients.
  • Interview patients and families to ensure accurate picture of patient’s psychosocial/medical status is obtained.
  • Coordinate with other disciplines to ensure accurate and timely completion of the MDS.
  • Display organizational skills, and the ability to schedule and meet deadlines.
  • Monitor the overall medical record to validate support of MDS coding.
  • Work with interdisciplinary team to assure timely completion of Resident assessment Protocols and Patient Care Plans.
  • Support the accuracy of medical record documentation through ongoing in-services to center partners.
  • Communicate with the bookkeeping department.
10/2014 to 12/2019
Registered Nurse, Level I Trauma/Spine Unit Medical University Of South Carolina City, STATE,
  • Assess, evaluate and plan nursing care needs of Trauma/Spine patients.
  • Monitor patients closely for changes in condition and advocate as needs arise.
  • Enhance patient status to return to baseline function or better, using multi-modal approach and communicating with various therapies and resources.
  • Maintain supportive relationship with coworkers and delegate as appropriate.
  • Educate patients specific to condition including precautions, potential post op complications, medications and side effects.
  • Manage pain effectively, implementing position changes and timely administration of analgesics.
10/2013 to 11/2014
RN Supervisor National Health Care Of Charleston City, STATE,
  • Made rounds to assess and evaluate the physical and emotional status of patients and takes necessary actions.
  • Prepared and administered medications and treatments.
  • Consults with physicians, receives, records and implements orders.
  • Participated with the development and updating of the patients plan of care.
  • Promoted patient's independence by establishing patient care goals; teaching and counseling patient, friends, and family and reinforcing their understanding of disease, medications, and self-care skills.
  • Supervised the care of patients provided by direct care staff.
  • Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
Education and Training
Expected in 01/2021 to to
Bachelor of Science: Nursing
Walden University - Minneapolis, MN
Expected in 05/2013 to to
Associates Degree of Applied Science: Nursing
Trident Technical College - North Charleston, SC

Seasoned nursing professional offering proven clinical knowledge, natural interpersonal strengths and technical abilities. Knowledgeable about EMR charting, medication administration and interdisciplinary collaboration focused on optimizing patient care and support. Quality-focused and efficiency-driven leader.

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School Attended

  • Walden University
  • Trident Technical College

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse, Level I Trauma/Spine Unit
  • MDS Coordinator
  • Registered Nurse, Level I Trauma/Spine Unit
  • RN Supervisor


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associates Degree of Applied Science

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