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registered nurse v cardiovascular icu resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary
Highly motivated Sales Associate with extensive customer service and sales experience. Outgoing sales professional with track record of driving increased sales, improving buying experience and elevating company profile with target market.
Skills
  • ECMO Specialist

* ECMO Circuit Primer

* MOBI ECMO Trained Specialist

  • ECMO Educator - BUMCP ECMO Education Team
  • Open Heart/ Heart Transplant Recovery
  • Cardiovascular Skills Educator - BUMCP Cardiovascular Education Team
  • Mechanical Circulatory Devices Management ( Total Artificial Heart, Left Ventricular Assist Devices (HeartMate / HeartWare}, Tandem Heart, Impella, Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump).
  • Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit Charge Nurse/ Team Leader
  • Cardiovascular ICU Preceptor/ Mentor
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Targeted Temperature Management
  • Post Cardiac Catherization and Interventions
  • Blood Transfusion Administration
  • Specimen Collection
  • Medical Device Monitoring
  • Shock Symptom Identification
  • Cardiac/Pulmonary/Neuro Assessments
  • Task and Work Prioritization
  • Emergency Interventions
  • Healthcare Team Collaboration
  • Nursing Staff Supervision
Work History
Registered Nurse V Cardiovascular ICU , 11/2004 - Current
Atlantic Health System Florham Park, NJ,
  • Provided direct patient care to immediate post open heart and heart transplant recovery, mechanical circulatory support therapies like Extra-Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation, Total Artificial Heart, Left Venticular Assist Devices, Tandem Heart, Impellas, Intra-Aortic Balloon pump, stabilized patients and determined next course of action.
  • Administered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections and monitored responses.
  • Participated in nursing simulation activities, evidence-based practice project implementation and competency development to further nursing education.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
  • Audited charts and reviewed clinical documents to verify accuracy.
  • Contributed substantially to successful department JCAHO accreditation by consistently operating to highest standards of care.
  • Organized and managed care of patients undergoing various therapies and procedures.
  • Provided exceptional care to high-acute patients needing complex care such as ventilator management, extensive wound care and rehabilitation.
  • Advocated for patients by communicating care preferences to practitioners, verifying interventions met treatment goals and identifying insurance coverage limitations.
  • Managed quality care for patients with heart failure, end-stage renal disease and coronary artery disease.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Reviewed post-operative orders and continuously monitored patients' post-operative vitals, set up PCA and fluids and oriented patients to unit.
  • Implemented interventions, including medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
  • Maintained quality care and comfort for patients with heart failure, pulmonary hypertension and other conditions.
  • Minimized hospital stays with recovery-centered approaches, reducing average in-patient stay length.
  • Monitored patient condition, including interpreting and tracking EKG readings, identifying irregular telemetry readings and updating team members on changes in stability or acuity.
  • Provided didactic and clinical instructions to orient new nurses and potential student nurses to achieve training outcomes.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols.
  • Secured controlled narcotics and distributed medication on schedule to meet patient needs and minimize misuse opportunities.
  • Conferred with physicians to discuss diagnoses and devise well-coordinated treatment approaches.
Registered Nurse, Intensive Care Unit, 02/2002 - 10/2004
SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital City, STATE,
  • Provided direct patient care, stabilized patients and determined next course of action.
  • Administered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections and monitored responses.
  • Managed care from admission to discharge, including patient assessments, care planning, health educations and discharge support.
  • Delivered age-appropriate medical care for adult, adolescent and geriatric ICU patients.
  • Reviewed post-operative orders and continuously monitored patients' post-operative vitals, set up PCA and fluids and oriented patients to unit.
  • Evaluated healthcare needs, goals for treatment and available resources of each patient and connected to optimal providers and care.
  • Maintained quality care and comfort for patients with heart failure, pulmonary hypertension and other conditions.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared for lab testing.
  • Organized and managed care of patients undergoing various therapies and procedures.
  • Kept optimal supply levels in treatment rooms, triage and other areas to meet typical patient loads.
  • Conferred with physicians to discuss diagnoses and devise well-coordinated treatment approaches.
  • Assessed equipment for safety and functionality and requested repair or replacement of non-conforming machines.
  • Advised patients and caregivers of proper wound management, discharge plan objectives, safe medication use and disease management.
  • Updated patient charts with data such as medications to keep records current and support accurate treatments.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
  • Performed arterial cut-downs, inserted central lines and inserted endotracheal tubes as part of trauma team.
  • Monitored patient condition, including interpreting and tracking EKG readings, identifying irregular telemetry readings and updating team members on changes in stability or acuity.
  • Coordinated patients' post-discharge treatment plans with physicians and other nurses to promote continuity of medical care.
  • Contributed substantially to successful department JCAHO accreditation by consistently operating to highest standards of care.
  • Minimized hospital stays with recovery-centered approaches, reducing average in-patient stay length.
  • Participated in nursing simulation activities, evidence-based practice project implementation and competency development to further nursing education.
  • Supervised new employees and student nurses to promote adherence to established patient care standards and practices.
  • Taught patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence.
  • Audited charts and reviewed clinical documents to verify accuracy.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Recorded patients' medical status and treatment details in electronic charts to accurately document medical care.
  • Followed all HCA ethical values and principles and adhered to HIPAA medical record regulations to promote patients' privacy.
  • Observed patients' vital signs and administered physician-prescribed medications and treatments.
  • Orchestrated quality-driven, cost-effective care in high-volume trauma center setting.
  • Participated in departmental quality improvement initiatives to achieve higher standard of patient care.
  • Maintained respectful treatment environment that honored patients' and families’ cultural and religious traditions and preferences.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Secured controlled narcotics and distributed medication on schedule to meet patient needs and minimize misuse opportunities.
  • Advocated for patients by communicating care preferences to practitioners, verifying interventions met treatment goals and identifying insurance coverage limitations.
  • Implemented interventions, including medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
  • Led successful team comprised of RNs, PCAsand ancillary staff.
  • Managed quality care for patients with heart failure, end-stage renal disease and coronary artery disease.
Registere Nurse Cardiovascular ICU, 03/1995 - 01/2002
Cebu Doctors University Hospital City, STATE,
  • Managed care from admission to discharge, including patient assessments, care planning, health educations and discharge support.
  • Evaluated healthcare needs, goals for treatment and available resources of each patient and connected to optimal providers and care.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
  • Managed quality care for patients with heart failure, end-stage renal disease and coronary artery disease.
  • Provided didactic and clinical instructions to orient new nurses and potential student nurses to achieve training outcomes.
  • Minimized hospital stays with recovery-centered approaches, reducing average in-patient stay length.
  • Monitored patient condition, including interpreting and tracking EKG readings, identifying irregular telemetry readings and updating team members on changes in stability or acuity.
  • Implemented interventions, including medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols.
  • Provided exceptional care to high-acute patients needing complex care such as ventilator management, extensive wound care and rehabilitation.
  • Updated patient charts with data such as medications to keep records current and support accurate treatments.
  • Audited charts and reviewed clinical documents to verify accuracy.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Participated in nursing simulation activities, evidence-based practice project implementation and competency development to further nursing education.
  • Secured controlled narcotics and distributed medication on schedule to meet patient needs and minimize misuse opportunities.
  • Maintained quality care and comfort for patients with heart failure, pulmonary hypertension and other conditions.
  • Conferred with physicians to discuss diagnoses and devise well-coordinated treatment approaches.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Taught patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence.
  • Organized and managed care of patients undergoing various therapies and procedures.
  • Advocated for patients by communicating care preferences to practitioners, verifying interventions met treatment goals and identifying insurance coverage limitations.
Education
: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Expected in 03/1994
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University of The Visayas College of Nursing - Cebu City Philippines,
GPA:
Status -

Professional Certifications

CCRN

CSC

CVRN-BC

BLS/ACLS

High School Diploma: , Expected in 03/1990
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St Joseph's Academy - Mandaue City, Cebu Philippines,
GPA:
Status -

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School Attended

  • University of The Visayas College of Nursing
  • St Joseph's Academy

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse V Cardiovascular ICU
  • Registered Nurse, Intensive Care Unit
  • Registere Nurse Cardiovascular ICU

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

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