Registered Nurse Trauma Center resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Experienced Registered Nurse seeking for permanent position caring for patients in the community. I have great knowledge caring for heavily diverse populations and provide top quality care by using culturally sensitivity as my main focus to deliver optimal care for patients in my community. My hard work and dedication to my patients is reflected with my ability work independently as well as being an essential contributing member of a team. I am a fast learner and highly adaptable in any task I am given.

Work History
11/2022 to Current RN, Emergency Department Atrium Health | , , Riverside, CA
  • Currently working in Emergency Department performing following skills. Provided high quality care in the critical care setting utilizing ACLS and facility protocol. Advocated for patients by communicating care preferences to practitioners, verifying interventions met treatment goals and identifying insurance coverage limitations. Contributed substantially to successful department JCAHO accreditation by consistently operating to highest standards of care. Secured controlled narcotics and distributed medication on schedule to meet patient needs and minimize misuse opportunities. Implemented medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management. Conferred with physicians to discuss diagnoses and devise well-coordinated treatment approaches.
11/2018 to Current Registered Nurse, Emergency Department Rochester General Health System | , ,
  • November 2018 to May 2019, Telemetry RN. Responsible for accurate and prompt assessment, documentation, and reporting of patient conditions. Observation and interpretation of continuous cardiac monitoring. Consult and coordinate with healthcare team members to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate patient care plans. Intravenous therapy. Trained in pre and post surgical care. Proper NG tube insertion and removal. Foley catheter insertion/removal. Monitor cardiac rhythm's and notified physicians of changes. Readied patients for stress testing, echocardiograms, cardiac catheterization procedures and the operation room. Administered blood product transfusions and monitored for adverse reactions. Monitored chest tubes, JP drains, PD catheters, nephrostomy tubes and pacer wires.
  • May 2019 to present, Emergency Room RN caring for all age groups in the emergent setting. Provided high quality care in the critical care setting utilizing ACLS and facility protocol. Collection and interpretation of diverse clinical data including vital signs, lab results, wound progression. Care and maintenance of life-sustaining devices such as central lines, arterial lines, artificial airways. Titration of continuous IV drips including insulin, narcotics, vasopressors, anti-arrhythmic, and heparin. Performance of extensive clean and sterile dressing changes and complex wound assessment. Collaborate with all members of the interdisciplinary team, therapists, social workers, doctors, and pharmacists. Preparing patients for surgery, pre-op checklists, medications, lab and diagnostic test. Worked in cooperation with new or newer resident physicians, escalating matters to the care of the attending physicians where and when appropriate.
07/2021 to 12/2021 Registered Nurse, Trauma Center Parker Healthcare Consulting | , ,

Trauma experience currently working at a Level 1 trauma center providing direct patient care, stabilizing patients and determining the next course of action. Emergency response coordination triaging patients coming in based on acuity level. Experience at a stroke center recognizing signs of stroke and giving TPA. Nurse collaboration effectively communicating with my team members and resolving any conflict that arises in an understanding and professional manner. Teamed on trauma and emergency interventions involving serious head injuries, gunshot wounds and thoracic trauma. Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.

02/2013 to 11/2018 Licensed Vocational Nurse Company Name | , ,

Expert in administering oral, rectal, NG/PEG. tubes, SUBQ, IM and recorded prescription medications. Managed medication administration in timely manner for 20 patients at a time in skilled nursing facility. Proficent in wound care and hospice care. Managed and provided clinical directions to CNA's. Offered patient and family guidance as well as support in illness management, home care, and medication. Expert in collecting specimens like blood, urine, or sputum from patient. Prompt in making appointments, keeping records, or performing other clinical duties ordered by doctor.

  • Critical care
  • Care of ventilated patients including blood gas drawing and interpretation
  • Management of care under contact, droplet, and airborne precautions
  • Leadership and preceptor experience: training and developing new/student nurses
  • Highly proficient clinical skills: IV starts, pushes, drips, 12 lead RKG, cardiac monitors, blood monitoring, central line care, defibrillations, code blue
  • Intravenous therapy
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Patient Assessments
  • Infection control measures
  • Procedure preparations
  • High level of autonomy
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Tracheostomy Care
Expected in 03/2022 Bachelor of Science | Nursing Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, AZ GPA:
Expected in 2018 Associate of Science | Nursing Brightwood College , San Diego, CA GPA:
Expected in 2012 | Licensed Vocational Nursing Beaumont Adult School, Beaumont, CA GPA:
  • Registered Nurse CA, License number- XXX79605
  • Trauma Nurse Certification
  • Stroke Certification, ACLS, PALS, BLS

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School Attended

  • Grand Canyon University
  • Brightwood College
  • Beaumont Adult School

Job Titles Held:

  • RN, Emergency Department
  • Registered Nurse, Emergency Department
  • Registered Nurse, Trauma Center
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science

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