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registered nurse medical surgical telemetry resume example with 9+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Seasoned Registered Nurse practicing evidence based nursing knowledge and skills with natural interpersonal strengths and technical abilities. Knowledgeable about EMR charting, medication administration and interdisciplinary collaboration focused on optimizing patient care and support. Patient oriented, quality focused, efficiency driven and adaptable to new situations and challenges.

Skills
  • Admissions and Discharge Processes
  • Patient Care Assessment, implementation and evaluation
  • Patient Condition Monitoring
  • Electronic Charting and documentation
Work History
Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Telemetry, 06/2022 to Current
Memorialcare Health SystemTustin, CA, Ottumwa, IA
  • Evaluate healthcare needs, goals for treatment and available resources of each patient and connect to optimal providers and care in 24-bed capacity Medical-surgical Telemetry unit.
  • Manage quality care for patients with heart failure, pulmonary embolism, end-stage renal disease and coronary artery disease and other chronic conditions.
  • Provide direct patient care, stabilize patients and determine next course of action.
  • Advocate for patients by communicating care preferences to practitioners and verifying interventions.
  • Review post-operative orders and continuously monitor patients' post-operative vitals.
  • Collaborate with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Implement medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
  • Administer medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections, monitor responses, monitor for reactions and keep records current.
  • Manage care from admission to discharge.
  • Teach patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence.
  • Educate patients and families on medical-surgical procedures.
  • Manage patients' pain by implementing pharmacological and non-pharmacological pain management interventions.
  • Accurately document treatment, medications and IVs administered, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
  • Adhere to strict safety measures by carefully determining proper dosages before administering medications.
  • Quickly respond to situations impacting safety and security to unit, actualizing crisis prevention interventions to control and de-escalate situations.
Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Unit, 09/2015 to 05/2022
Dean HealthMiddleton, WI, NAKURU, KENYA
  • Provided didactic and clinical instructions to orient new nurses and potential student nurses to achieve training outcomes.
  • Managed care from admission to discharge.
  • Maintained quality care and comfort for patients with heart failure, pulmonary hypertension and other conditions.
  • Secured controlled narcotics and distributed medication on schedule to meet patient needs and minimize misuse opportunities.
  • Advised patients and caregivers of proper wound management, discharge plan objectives, safe medication use and disease management.
  • Delivered proper care to victims of domestic violence at urgent care clinic.
  • Started intravenous fluids, administered medications and documented patient charts by recording food and fluid output and intake.
  • Educated patients and families on medical-surgical procedures, therapeutic regimens and pain management techniques.
  • Managed caseload of 36 patients simultaneously by providing bedside care, treatments, IV therapy and wound care.
  • Managed patients' pain by implementing pharmacological and non-pharmacological pain management interventions.
  • Accurately documented treatment, medications and IVs administered, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
  • Advocated for and strived to protect health, safety and rights of patient.
  • Managed patients recovering from medical or surgical procedures.
  • Monitored patient reactions after administering medications and IV therapies.
  • Quickly responded to situations impacting safety and security to unit, actualizing crisis prevention interventions to control and de-escalate situations.
  • Cared for patients in 36-bed unit, supporting fellow nurses in delivering outstanding treatment to patients.
  • Delivered high level of quality care to diverse populations while overseeing patient admission and triaging based on acuity and appropriate department admission.
  • Assessed and evaluated mental health needs, working with multidisciplinary team to initiate, manage and modify individualized care plans.
  • Participated in evidence-based practice project implementation, nursing competency development and nursing simulation activities.
  • Leveraged feedback and process improvement opportunities to create safer and healthier environment and increase patient satisfaction.
  • 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.
Registered Nurse, Emergency Department, 05/2013 to 09/2015
EVANS SUNRISE MEDICAL CENTERCity, STATE, NAKURU, KENYA
  • Provided direct patient care, stabilized patients and determined next course of action.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared for lab testing.
  • Advised patients and caregivers of proper wound management, discharge plan objectives, safe medication use and disease management.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Administered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections and monitored responses.
  • Implemented medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
  • Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented findings.
  • Delivered proper care to victims of domestic violence at urgent care clinic.
  • Teamed on trauma and emergency interventions involving serious head injuries, gunshot wounds and thoracic trauma.
  • Kept optimal supply levels in treatment rooms, triage and other areas to meet typical patient loads.
Education
Bachelor of Science: NURSING, Expected in 12/2011 to UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI - NAIROBI, KENYA,
GPA:
  • ACLS & BLS certification (American Heart Association)
  • NIH STROKE SCALE certification (American Heart association/ American Stroke Association)
  • Dependent Adult Abuse Mandatory Reporter certification (Iowa Department of Human Services)
  • Child Abuse Mandatory Reporter certification (Iowa Department of Human Services)

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School Attended

  • UNIVERSITY OF NAIROBI

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Telemetry
  • Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Unit
  • Registered Nurse, Emergency Department

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science

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