registered nurse medical surgical unit resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Highly skilled and enthusiastic professional with more than 10 years of experience providing care, teaching and managing operations in Group Homes, Home Health, Schools, Communities and Hospital settings.

  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Multitasking and Prioritization
  • Time Management
  • Electronic Charting (Therap, Quick Mars)
  • Patient Care Assessment
  • Microsoft office (Excel, Power Point, Access)
  • Teaching Plans
  • Individualized Support Plans
  • Employee Work Scheduling
  • Individualized Care Plans
  • Person-Centered Thinking Approach
  • Conflict Resolution
Work History
05/2018 to 06/2023
Program Coordinator, Service Coordinator Nyu Langone Medical Center , , Warwick, RI & Middletown RI
  • Developed ISP's for implementing, individual, community and health goals.
  • Submitted 25-32 ISP's yearly
  • Organized and conducted +30 pre ISP's meetings in-person or virtually.
  • Keep up to date with current regulations under the American Disabilities Act (ADA) & the Behavioral Healthcare Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals.
  • Updated treatment plans with latest intervention strategies and progress notes.
  • Documented, hosted and coordinated resource meetings and team meetings.
  • Worked with psychologist, clients and families to implement effective treatment plans.
  • Implemented and coordinated health services to meet disability standards.
  • Worked with interdisciplinary teams to integrate services and meet service delivery goals.
  • Transported clients to and from medical appointments with safety and efficiency.
  • Monitored clients' overall health and well-being and noted significant changes.
  • Built and maintained rapport with individuals and family members to facilitate trusting relationship.
  • Transported individuals to events, activities, medical appointments and shopping trips.
  • Monitored client vital signs, administered medications and tracked behaviors to keep clinicians well-informed.
  • Entrusted to handle confidential and sensitive situations.
  • Assisted clients with budgeting, finances, and maintained group home petty cash.
  • Overseen, orientated and trained Direct Support Personnel's.
  • Conducted routine fire drills and safety training.
  • Maintained constant communication with service coordinators and administrators.
03/2015 to 04/2018
Direct Support Professional & Nurse Assistant Pioneer Human Services , , Part - Time
  • Assisted disabled clients to support independence and well-being.
  • Maintained clean, safe, and well-organized patient environment.
  • Assisted clients with daily living needs to maintain self-esteem and general wellness.
  • Encouraged and supported clients to participate in recreational and leisure activities to promote social interactions and reduce loneliness.
  • Monitored clients to assess and report physical and behavioral changes to supervisors.
  • Monitored progress and documented patient health status changes to keep care team updated.
  • Transported clients to medical and dental appointments to provide support.
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care.
  • Researched community resources and services to provide accessibility and assistance to clients.
  • Assisted with daily living activities, running errands, and household chores.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure, and blood sugar levels.
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming, and other hygiene needs.
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing, and teeth brushing.
  • Utilized nursing knowledge to identify patient needs and offer appropriate remedies.
  • Analyzed and evaluated success of care plans, interventions and treatments.
  • Collected and store specimens such as blood, stool and urine samples.
08/2012 to 02/2018
Registered Nurse, BLS Instructor & Preceptor Farmerville Nursing And Rehabilitation Center, Llc , , Kingston Jamaica
  • Provided patient care on 50+ bed med-surg unit.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols.
  • Administered oral, IV and intramuscular medications. Performed male and female, catheter insertion.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens.
  • Prioritized and distributed assignments and workload based on individual staff strengths and experience.
  • Secured controlled narcotics and distributed medication on schedule to meet patient needs and minimize misuse opportunities.
  • Provided nursing care for patients diagnosed with medical and/or surgical condition.


  • Monitored progress of each student and provided formal evaluation upon completion of clinical rotation.
  • Assessed student knowledge levels and abilities with detailed assessments.
  • Identified and assigned appropriate activities and projects to enhance student learning.
  • Educated nursing students on successful methods for performing vital signs, physical assessment, specimen collection, hand washing techniques etc.
  • Certified individuals in Basic Life Support, in according with American Heart Association.
  • Conducted remediation upon completion of tests.
  • Allow open communication between students and preceptor/instructor.
Expected in 06/2023
Certificate of Completion :
Ken's CPR/FIRST AID Training LLC - West Warwick, RI,
Expected in 07/2017
CNA Certification:
Excel Career Training, USA - Des Moines, WA,
Expected in 08/2015
Associates Degree in Human & Resource Management: Human Resources Management
Excelsior Community College - Kingston, Jamaica,
Expected in 11/2011
Bachelor of Science: Nursing
University of Technology. Ja - Kingston, Jamaica,
  • Elected to Assistant 2 VP for Kiwanis Club in 2009
Certifications & Licenses
  • Certified AHA CPR & BLS Instructor, June 2023
  • Nursing Preceptorship - UTECH, Caribbean School of Nursing, July, 2016
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (RI, MA & WA)
  • Person-Centered Thinking Facilitator Training, Paul V. Sherlock Center on Disabilities - Oct 12 - Dec 13, 2022
  • Basic Life Support, American Heart Association - 5/14/2022 - 5/2024
  • Advance Cardiac Life Support, American Heart Association - 8/2022 - 8/2024

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School Attended

  • Ken's CPR/FIRST AID Training LLC
  • Excel Career Training, USA
  • Excelsior Community College
  • University of Technology. Ja

Job Titles Held:

  • Program Coordinator, Service Coordinator
  • Direct Support Professional & Nurse Assistant
  • Registered Nurse, BLS Instructor & Preceptor


  • Certificate of Completion
  • CNA Certification
  • Associates Degree in Human & Resource Management
  • Bachelor of Science

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