registered nurse ltac resume example with 2+ years of experience

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

Dedicated and compassionate Registered Nurse (RN) with progressive career history in direct patient care, triage and care coordination in fast-paced environment. Proven ability to remain calm under pressure and skillfully handle difficult patients and high-stress situations. Consistently developing strong relationships with patients and families through empathetic communication, respectful attitude and excellent customer service.

If welcomed to the QMC team, I plan to resign two positions outside of The Queens Medical Center.

  • Preventative Health
  • Feeding Assistance
  • Infection Control and Aseptic Procedures
  • Acute Care Expertise
  • Infection Control Measures
  • Personal Care Needs
  • Medical Record Auditing
  • Care Plan Management
  • Staff Management
  • Dementia Knowledge
  • Quality Assurance Controls
  • Patient Safety
  • Patient Management
  • Case Management
  • Staff education
  • Treatment Planning
  • Privacy and confidentiality
  • Special Education
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Disease Management
  • Health screening
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Patient consultation
  • Medication Administration
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Oxygen saturation standards
  • Well visit procedures
  • Insulin medication assistance
  • Home care
  • Acute care expertise
  • Intravenous therapy
Hawaii Pacific University Honolulu, Expected in 05/2018 Bachelor of Science : Nursing - GPA :
Work History
Mission Health System, Inc - Registered Nurse, LTAC
Marion, NC, 08/2019 - Current
  • Informed patients and families of effective treatment options and at-home care strategies, enhancing long-term outcomes.
  • Taught patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Implemented interventions, including medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared for lab testing.
  • Addressed disruptions in patient care, including delays in discharge, postponed procedures and discharge equipment unavailability.
  • Participated in education activities, including evidence-based practice project implementation, nursing competency development and nursing simulation activities.
  • Provided direct patient care, stabilized patients and determined next course of action.
  • Delivered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections, monitoring responses to address new concerns.
  • Conveyed treatment options, diagnosis information and home care techniques to patients and caregivers to continue care consistency.
  • Partnered with physicians, social workers, activity therapists, nutritionists and case managers to develop and implement individualized care plans and documented all patient interactions and interventions in electronic charting systems.
Medcor, Inc - COVID-19 Screener
Tucson, AZ, 01/2021 - 04/2021
  • Performed nasal swab and rapid antibody testing via blood droplet collection.
  • Donned and removed personal protective equipment (PPE) per company protocols.
  • Protected individual confidentiality as prescribed by local, state and federal mandates.
  • Provided COVID-19 FAQs and educational material to patrons and employees.
  • Processed positive and negative test responses according to established protocols and reporting requirements.
  • Provided family members with general health education and tips for patient care.
Mclaren Health Care - School Nurse
Gaylord, MI, 08/2019 - 03/2020
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
  • Provided medical consultations to other school personnel to promote well-coordinated school health and safety efforts.
  • Delivered oral medications and intramuscular injections to mitigate or resolve patient symptoms.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
  • Performed ongoing assessments to evaluate mental health needs, working with multidisciplinary team to develop, initiate, manage and modify individualized plans of care.
  • Followed all personal and health data procedures to effectively comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Performed frequent checks on life support equipment and made necessary adjustments to preserve optimal patient conditions.
  • Adhered to strict safety measures by carefully determining proper dosages before administering medications.
  • Reviewed post-operative orders and continuously monitored patients' post-operative vitals, set up PCA and fluids and oriented patients to unit to achieve optimal outcomes.
Dignity Health - Charge Nurse
Highland, CA, 07/2019 - 09/2019
  • Achieved successful unit leadership by providing quality nursing care to 29 to 36 patients per day in 36-bed unit.
  • Kept optimal supply levels in treatment rooms, triage and other areas to meet typical patient loads.
  • Worked with families, caregivers and patients to determine best options for treatment, diagnosis and prevention.
  • Administered medications and treatments to patients as ordered by physician, maintaining accountability for accurate narcotic count at end of each shift.
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
  • Performed routine wound care and dressing changes on schedule.
  • Worked with patients diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, congestive heart failure (CHF), cerebrovascular accidents (CVA), diabetes or sepsis to asses needs and determine best options for care.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Developed and advocated patient care plans.
  • Directed patient care activities and provided guidance and training to RNs, LPNs and residential advisors during shift while delegating assignments and providing treatment.
  • Oversaw patient conditions, administered medicine, performed interventions and took detailed records.
  • Administered medications to 26 patients and monitored response to medications.

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School Attended

  • Hawaii Pacific University

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse, LTAC
  • COVID-19 Screener
  • School Nurse
  • Charge Nurse


  • Bachelor of Science

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