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registered nurse skilled care 2nd shift lead resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Enthusiastic [Job Title] eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Clear understanding of [Task] and [Task] and training in [Skill]. Motivated to learn, grow and excel in [Industry]. Multi-talented [Job Title] consistently rewarded for success in planning and operational improvements. Experience in policy development and staff management procedures positively impacting overall morale and productivity. Diligent Nursing professional with demonstrated success in emergency patient care. Agile and responsive to dynamic patient needs and environmental conditions. Team-oriented and reliable with expert healthcare knowledge, clear verbal and written communication skills and sound clinical judgment. 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. Well-qualified [Job Title] with full [State] credentials and extensive experience in [Type] and [Type] settings. Passionate about delivering compassionate patient care with respect to individual patient needs. Open and clear communicator with analytical problem-solving abilities and advanced clinical expertise. Hardworking nursing professional bringing [Number]+ years of experience delivering exceptional care to [Type] patients. Knowledgeable about [Type] and [Type] requirements and skilled at maximizing patient comfort and safety while meeting strict cost control standards. Well-organized and forward-thinking in managing patient needs.

Skills
  • Intravenous therapy
  • Preventative health
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Lab result interpretation
  • Hospice and palliative care
  • Chronic disease management
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Hospice philosophy understanding
  • Vaccine administration
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Professional bedside manner
  • [Software] use
  • Precepting
  • Patient Management
  • Staff supervision
  • Relationship building
Work History
Registered Nurse, Skilled Care 2nd Shift Lead, 08/2019 - Current
Aya South Portland, ME,
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans
  • Equipped patients with tools and knowledge needed for speedy and sustained recovery
  • Facilitated therapeutic communication, conflict resolution and crisis intervention by redirecting negative behaviors and helping patients regain or improve coping abilities to prevent further disability
  • Developed strategy to target nursing and patient satisfaction issues, improve response and patient care quality and suggest actionable improvements to promote hospital-wide quality and safety initiatives
  • Conferred with physicians to discuss diagnoses and devise well-coordinated treatment approaches
  • Delivered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections, monitoring responses to address new concerns
  • Audited charts and reviewed clinical documents to verify accuracy
  • 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
  • Provided direct patient care, stabilized patients and determined next course of action
  • Advised patients and caregivers of proper wound management, discharge plan objectives, safe medication use and disease management
  • Cared for patients in [Number]-bed unit, supporting fellow nurses in delivering outstanding treatment to patients
  • Led teams in driving successful patient outcomes by prioritizing standard of care and best practices
  • Supervised professional and paraprofessional nursing staff and delegated tasks to maintain continuum of care
  • Fostered improvement in all operational facets, including staff development, personnel training and standards of patient care
  • Advocated for patients by communicating care preferences to practitioners, verifying interventions met treatment goals and identifying insurance coverage limitations
  • Quickly responded to situations impacting safety and security to unit, actualizing crisis prevention interventions to control and de-escalate situations
  • Oversaw and managed [Number] clinical and support staff in patient care activities while maintaining high level of staff morale and professionalism
  • Secured controlled narcotics and distributed medication on schedule to meet patient needs and minimize misuse opportunities
  • Managed care from admission to discharge, including patient assessments, care planning, health educations and discharging support to provide comprehensive care to over [Number] patients daily
  • Investigated and resolved issues affecting hospital operations and patient care, including power or system outages, patient or family grievances, security issues and employee issues
  • Managed patients recovering from medical or surgical procedures, including facilitating wound care, ostomy care, pressure ulcer prevention and pain management
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety
  • Taught patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence
  • Informed patients and families of effective treatment options and at-home care strategies, enhancing long-term outcomes
  • Gathered lab specimens and ordered testing to assist physicians in the diagnostic process
Registered Nurse, Long-Term/Skilled Care, 02/2017 - 08/2019
St. Luke's Living Center East, UnityPoint Health City, STATE,
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Promoted patient and family comfort during challenging recoveries to enhance healing and eliminate non-compliance problems.
  • Explained course of care and medications, including side effects to patients and caregivers in easy-to-understand terms.
  • 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.
  • Implemented care plans for patient treatment after assessing physician medical regimens.
  • Conducted ongoing monitoring and evaluations of behaviors and conditions, and updated clinical supervisors with current information.
  • Provided skilled, timely and level-headed emergency response to critically-ill patients.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
  • Vaccinated patients to protect individuals from measles, pneumonia, influenza and other illnesses of concern.
  • Implemented interventions, including medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
  • Delivered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections, monitoring responses to address new concerns.
  • Offered exceptional care and support to individuals recovering from acute incidents and dealing with chronic conditions.
  • Oversaw delivery of care for all patients on [Number]-bed medical-surgical unit, providing direct care to up to [Number] patients, delegating nursing assignments and supervising team comprised of nurses, LPNs, technicians and unit clerks.
  • Managed care from admission to discharge, including patient assessments, care planning, health educations and discharging support to provide comprehensive care to over [Number] patients daily.
  • Administered different therapies and medications in line with physician orders and treatment plan.
  • Quickly responded to situations impacting safety and security to unit, actualizing crisis prevention interventions to control and de-escalate situations.
  • Cared for patients in [Number]-bed unit, supporting fellow nurses in delivering outstanding treatment to patients.
  • Educated family members and caregivers on patient care instructions.
  • Followed all personal and health data procedures to effectively comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
Registered Nurse, Long-Term Care, 10/2016 - 02/2017
St. Luke's Living Center East, UnityPoint Health City, STATE,
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Facilitated therapeutic communication, conflict resolution and crisis intervention by redirecting negative behaviors and helping patients regain or improve coping abilities to prevent further disability.
  • Taught patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence.
  • Informed patients and families of effective treatment options and at-home care strategies, enhancing long-term outcomes.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Evaluated healthcare needs, goals for treatment and available resources of each patient and connected to optimal providers and care.
  • Provided direct patient care, stabilized patients and determined next course of action.
  • Maintained highest levels of patient satisfaction, generating referrals to maintain productivity levels for [Type] rehabilitation unit.
  • Provided exceptional care to [Number] high-acute patients needing complex care such as ventilator management, extensive wound care and rehabilitation.
  • Developed and implemented individualized care plan for each hospice patient while following physician instructions.
  • Provided high level of quality, compassionate care to patients and caregivers during each nursing shift.
  • Offered listening ear to both patients and loved ones to meet emotional and mental, as well as physical needs.
  • Adhered to strict safety measures by carefully determining proper dosages before administering medications.
  • Managed patients recovering from medical or surgical procedures, including facilitating wound care, ostomy care, pressure ulcer prevention and pain management.
Education
Associate of Applied Science: Nursing, Expected in 08/2016
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Kirkwood Community College - Cedar Rapids, IA
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High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2011
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Mount Vernon High School - Mount Vernon, IA
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Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in
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Aspen University - Denver, CO
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Currently enrolled.

Certifications

IPOST Certified

Basic Life Support Certified

Mandatory Child and Dependent Adult Abuse Reporter Training

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School Attended

  • Kirkwood Community College
  • Mount Vernon High School
  • Aspen University

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse, Skilled Care 2nd Shift Lead
  • Registered Nurse, Long-Term/Skilled Care
  • Registered Nurse, Long-Term Care

Degrees

  • Associate of Applied Science
  • High School Diploma
  • Bachelor of Science

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