Patient-focused Registered Nurse with thirteen years experience in healthcare. Clinical experience in critical care, medical-surgical, physician's office, health and safety director and hospice and palliative care. Additional expertise includes management and staff supervision. Skilled at comprehensive assessment and
implementation of care plans while adhering to standards of care. Seeking an opportunity to advance my career with a top-notched company.
Effective policy and program development
ELNEC training (End-Of-Life-Care)
Computerized charting specialist
Familiarity with disease management programs
Talented in minor surgery assistance
Skilled in conducting physical examinations
Registered Nurse (RN)Feb 2015 to Current Company Name － City, StateEvaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment and maintained patient flow. Assists physicians with medical procedures, updating and filing patients' medical records,scheduling appointments, arranging for admission to outside facility, preforms laboratory services,and communicated results of all procedures to patients and families.
SAFETY DIRECTORMar 2014 to Feb 2017 Company Name － City, State
Responsible for creating and implement health and safety policies development of
the Risk Assessment for the Prevention of Accident and Illness Handbook in
accordance with the latest legislation and ensures that these policies are
implemented by management and employees.
Preforms regular inspections and risk
assessments, ensuring that any hazards or defects are rectified immediately.
Keeps an accident and illness log
book and records and thoroughly investigates any accident, recommending any improvements in safety
standards if required.
Preforms or oversees training of all staff in safety issues, and advises them on
protective clothing and equipment where necessary.
Acts as a key point of contact for any member of staff
who has a query or concern regarding the safety of the workplace; including safeguarding machinery, fire
safety, forklift safety, occupational health, noise, control of hazardous substances, manual handling, working
with display screen equipment, and environmental health.
Maintains MDSD information sheets on all
hazardous materials used in the manufacturing process.
REFERRAL AND ADMISSIONS COORDINATORFeb 2010 to Feb 2013 Company Name － City, State Developed and maintained quality care systems and standards, including but not limited to, creating and improving medical protocols/guidelines.
Provided palliative care in outpatient settings ranging from assessment to development and implementation of care plans. Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments. Assessed patients to determine medical eligibility for hospice services based on
Met with patients and their families in their homes, hospital
room or nursing home to provide information regarding hospice services.
Assessed patient and family's holistic needs including; physical, emotional, mental
and spiritual needs.
Acted as liaison between patient and physician to ensure
patient comprehension of treatment plan.
Educated patient and family on correct
medication administration based on physician's orders.
regarding diagnosis and care of terminally ill patient.
REGISTERED NURSEApr 2009 to Feb 2010 Company Name － City, State
Care for 4-5 patients on a monitored unit.
Preformed comprehensive patient assessments
and developed care plans.
Followed doctor's orders relating to care and medication
Treated patients with a variety of acute and chronic health conditions
including; diabetes, COPD, CHF, chest pain, myocardial infraction, and arrhythmias.
pre-operative and post-operative patients.
Educated patients and families prior to discharge
regarding care and medication administration based on physician orders.
CHARGE NURSEJun 2004 to Apr 2009 Company Name － City, State
Care for 4-5 patients on a monitored post-operative unit.
Preformed comprehensive patient
assessments and developed care plans.
Followed doctor's orders relating to care and
Care of pre-operative and post-operative patients.
patients and families prior to discharge regarding care and medication administration based
on physician orders.
Acted as charge nurse for unit.
Assigned patients based on acuity.
Attended daily meeting to discuss potential discharge, patient progress.
Served as a mentor
and preceptor for newly hired nurses.
Education and Training
Associate Degree, NursingJune, 2004Jefferson Community CollegeNursing
Healthcare: inpatient floor nurse with charge nurse and preceptor experience, Suncoast and McKesson software experience, computerized charting expertise, hospice management and preceptor.
People skills: great bedside manner, enthusiastic people person, advanced problem-solving, great organizational skills
· Registered Nurse in Kentucky
· License # 1103981
· Registered Nurse in Indiana
· License # 28192805A
· American Heart Association CPR Certified
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