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registered staff nurse perioperative care resume example with 9+ years of experience

Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
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Summary

Compassionate and highly competent Staff Registered Nurse with 11 years of clinical nursing experience. Dedicated to providing high-quality patient care with focus on safety and using evidence-based practices to improve treatment outcomes. Skilled in quickly building connections with patients to build trust and rapport in stressful situations. Compassionate Registered Nurse accustomed to treating diverse patient needs while managing dynamic conditions. Offering excellent clinical knowledge and judgment combined with strong documentation, vitals monitoring and problem-solving abilities. Well-versed in managing emergent cases with grace and efficiency. Reliable Perioperative Nurse skilled in keeping patients calm and relaxed prior to surgical procedures. Highly collaborative with skills in bleeding control and patient care plans and assessments. Considered valuable employee with amazing nursing expertise. Patient-driven Perioperative Nurse considered talented leader and enthusiastic employee. Remains calm and composed in stressful situations. Dedicated to exceeding patient care expectations and assisting surgeons with all operating room tasks.

Skills
  • Building trust and rapport
  • Advanced lifesaving procedures
  • Surgical treatment planning
  • Laparasopic procedures familiarity
  • Broad medical terminology knowledge
Education and Training
Excelsior College Albany, NY Expected in Bachelor of Science : Nursing - GPA :
Keiser University Melbourne, FL, Expected in 08/2003 Associate of Science : Medical Assisting - GPA :
Excelsior College Albany, NY Expected in 11/2008 Associate of Science : Nursing - GPA :
US Air Force Technical Training Brooks AFB, TX, Expected in 08/2000 Military Technical Training : Aeromedical Technology - GPA :
Hibbing Community College Hibbing, MN Expected in Associate of Science : Nursing - GPA :
University Of Minnesota - Duluth Duluth, MN Expected in Bachelor of Arts : Business Administration And Management - GPA :
Eveleth-Gilbert Senior High School Eveleth, MN Expected in 06/1996 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Certifications
  • Basic Life Support
  • Licensed Registered Nurse - 2008
Experience
Merakey - Registered Staff Nurse, Perioperative Care
Schuylkill Haven, PA, 11/2014 - Current
  • Used facility EMR system to update patient records, transmit prescriptions and transfer files.
  • Mentored new nurses on practices and procedures to drive patient outcome goals.
  • Explained treatment procedures, medication risks, special diets and physician instructions to patients.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare professionals to create, implement and adapt individualized care plans.
  • Prioritized patient care assignments based on patient conditions to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Facilitated strategic goals aimed at increasing satisfaction and improving outcomes through compassionate, precise and high-quality nursing care.
  • Imparted medical, operational and patient care knowledge to junior nurses to maximize performance and quality of team operations.
  • Monitored patient vitals post-surgery, managed medical equipment and administered medications and IVs.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care to deliver comprehensive services.
  • Individualized care for each surgical patient by soothing anxieties, checking vital signs and explaining procedures.
  • Organized, implemented and appraised perioperative nursing care for each patient throughout entire surgery experience.
  • Communicated effectively with physicians and provided support during surgical procedures.
  • Delivered extensive training to newly hired employees and student nurses, offering insight and assistance related to emergent situations.
  • Addressed rapid response and code situations by strategically organizing and delegating tasks.
  • Treated patients with strokes, head traumas, comas and intracranial hematomas.
Emory Healthcare - Registered Nurse
Berkeley Lake, GA, 07/2012 - 07/2014
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care to deliver comprehensive services.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • Educated mothers on newborn care and post-delivery health to optimize outcomes.
  • Set up trays, supplies and sterile fields for office procedures.
  • Used facility EMR system to update patient records, transmit prescriptions and transfer files.
  • Reached out to patients to convey lab results and provide care instructions.
Carolinas HealthCare System - Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Unit
City, STATE, 06/2011 - 07/2012
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care to deliver comprehensive services.
  • Participated in hospital-wide initiatives and committees to improve patient care, satisfaction and safety.
  • Treated patients suffering from chronic and acute medical concerns, including asthma, seizure disorders and pneumonia.
  • Oversaw patient admission and discharge processes to coordinate efficient movements and related paperwork.
  • Administered medications and treatments as directed and as appropriate for patient's medical care in collaboration with multi-disciplinary team.
  • Trained new RN hires and ancillary staff members to meet patient service goals, champion standards of care and improve patient overall satisfaction.
  • Updated physicians on patient test results and assisted in developing care plans.
  • Represented health care facility in professional community organizations, maintaining high level of professionalism.
  • Instructed patients, caregivers and families on diagnoses, treatment options and self-management to maintain continuity of care.
  • Developed and adapted individualized treatment plans according to patient recovery goals.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Delivered quality care and comfort to patients with heart failure, pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary embolisms and end-stage renal disease.
  • Cared for more than 5 patients each shift while delegating assignments and supervising junior team members to handle needs of 36-bed medical/surgical unit.
  • Treated patients using pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment modalities to address various disorders, diseases and injuries.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Worked with management to identify and implement initiatives to increase nursing staff retention, morale and satisfaction.
Activities and Honors

Competed Peri-op 101 Course

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School Attended

  • Excelsior College
  • Keiser University
  • Excelsior College
  • US Air Force Technical Training
  • Hibbing Community College
  • University Of Minnesota - Duluth
  • Eveleth-Gilbert Senior High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Staff Nurse, Perioperative Care
  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Unit

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science
  • Associate of Science
  • Military Technical Training
  • Associate of Science
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • High School Diploma

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