registered nurse medical surgical floor resume example with 16+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Diligent, dedicated & compassionate, Nurse Practitioner committed to becoming an effective instrument in delivering excellent health care services. Offering extensive nursing experience and familiarity with essential medical tools and terminology working in various clinical settings providing direct nursing care in diverse patient populations. Friendly and empathetic individual possessing strong work ethic and excellent time management and critical thinking skills. Dedicated to providing quality healthcare to patients.

  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
  • Patient-family focused & culturally competent care care.
  • Patient care assessment with preventive solutions.
  • Physical Examinations
  • Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Work Planning and Prioritization
  • Health Care Evaluation
  • Excellent knowledge of COVID-19 National Policy Implementation using Evidence based practice and strong clinical judgement.
  • Solid Hospital, national emergency response and dialysis background.
  • Strong knowledge of Infection Control procedures.
  • Strong assessment, knowledge in wound care staging and healing outcomes.
Education and Qualifications
Master of Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/2021 to Bowie State University - Bowie, MD
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/2003 to University of Maryland - Baltimore - Baltimore, MD
Bachelor of Science: Business Administration, Expected in 09/1991 to University of Benin - Edo State, Nigeria,

  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • State of Maryland (RN)
  • District of Columbia (RN)
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) License
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACL):
Work History
Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Floor, 10/2021 to Current
Dsi Renal, IncTonawanda, NY,

I worked in the following hospitals as a contract and per diem nurse:

  • RN, PRN: (MED-SURGE/ Telemetry/Orthopedic/ Pulmonary Registered Nurse- Sinai Hospital
  • RN, PRN: ER/MED-SURGE /Telemetry Registered Nurse: Snap Nurse - Martin Luther King JR Hospital (January 2021- September 2021)
  • RN, PRN: ER/MED-SURGE/Telemetry Registered Nurse: Prince George's Hospital Center (January 2019- January 2021).

Performed but not limited to the following tasks at the above assignments:

  • Care for 3-4 critically ill patients with and without COVID.
  • Obtain the patient's vital statistics, and medical history to determine the level of emergency.
  • Collaborate work with other emergency medical team members, fire, and police personnel
  • Assessed the nature and extent of illness or injury to establish and prioritize medical procedure
  • Perform emergency diagnostic and treatment procedures such as airway management and
  • Cardiac monitoring.
  • Administer and manage 3-4 COVID patients with high flow Nasal Cannula.
  • Administered Remdesivir IV per CDC guidelines and protocol.
  • Rapidly responded to critical codes, stabilize, treat & restore the patient to a functional state.
  • Managed chronically ill and acute patients with well-coordinated treatment strategies.
  • Operated Critical care equipment to treat patient symptoms and address disease underlying disease progression.
  • Provided direct patient care, stabilized patients, and determined the next course of action.
  • Managed care from admission to discharge.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
Dialysis Charge Nurse, 12/2020 to Current
Ascension (System Office)Granite City, IL,

I worked in the following Future Care (Renalis)dialysis Centers: Homewood, Coldspring & Bright Seat Dialysis Center

  • Initiated and discontinued continuous renal replacement therapy for chronic dialysis treatment.
  • Initiated, discontinued, and educated patients on peritoneal dialysis.
  • Facilitated kidney organ transplantation requirements.
  • Optimized health wellness and disease through patient and family-centered education.
  • Individualized point of care electronic documentation.
  • Analyzed emergency situations and took prompt action to save lives
  • Advocated for and strived to protect health, safety, and rights of patients
  • Communicated with healthcare team members to plan, implement and enhance treatment strategies
  • Recorded details regarding therapies to keep patient charts updated
RN Manager, 11/2019 to 01/2021
Altru Health System ClinicGrand Forks, ND,
  • Prioritized and distributed assignments and workload based on individual staff strengths and experience.
  • Fostered improvement in staff development, personnel training, and standards of patient care.
  • Coordinated and performed testing for all essential and non-essential workers in the facility.
  • Established and managed protocols and guidelines for the facility COVID-19 unit.
  • Conducted COVID- 19 Pandemic in-services to nursing staff per facility and CDC guidelines.
  • Managed acute and stable chronic illnesses in the rehabilitation setting with a focus on health maintenance, health promotion, risk reduction, and client education.
  • Provided oversight and ability to run onsite COVID-19 rapid CLIA waived test.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of CMS, and DOH standards pertinent to care settings.
  • Maintained quality safety and infection control standards.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols.
RN, Critical Care, 11/2004 to 01/2019
United Medical HospitalCity, STATE,

Critical care: float pool

  • Worked with intubated and ventilated patients, monitoring and reporting on conditions to maintain stats within optimal levels.
  • Personalized bedside care and interactions based on the cultural backgrounds of different patients.
  • Educated patients, families, and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process, and management and lifestyle options.
  • Responded rapidly to critical codes to coordinate stabilization treatments and restore vital functions.
  • Provided care utilizing strong observational, assessment, and interventional skills for cardiothoracic, neurological, orthopedic, and vascular patients.
  • Assessed patients' clinical conditions utilizing invasive and non-invasive monitoring equipment including ICP, CVP, EKG, SPO2, A-line, Swan-Ganz catheter, ventilator, and defibrillator.
  • Maintained patients meeting brain death criteria for organ donation.
  • Educated patient and family members on disease process and adjustment techniques such as diet, exercise, and stress reduction
  • Operated critical care equipment to keep patients stable and promote recovery
  • Administered medications to treat patient's symptoms and address underlying disease progression
Awards & Professional Membership

National Society of Leadership And Success (2020)

Honor Society Sigma Theta tau(2003)

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School Attended

  • Bowie State University
  • University of Maryland - Baltimore
  • University of Benin

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Floor
  • Dialysis Charge Nurse
  • RN Manager
  • RN, Critical Care


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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