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rn floor nurse pediatrics adult overflow resume example with 19 years of experience

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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary

Seasoned nursing professional offering proven clinical knowledge, natural interpersonal strengths and technical abilities. Knowledgeable about EMR charting, medication administration and interdisciplinary collaboration focused on optimizing patient care and support. Quality-focused and efficiency-driven leader.

Skills
  • Insulin medication assistance
  • Intravenous therapy
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Family planning services education
  • Data Entry
  • Collecting vitals
  • Women's health exams
  • EMR / EHR
  • Medication Administration
  • Oxygen saturation standards
  • Sanitation
Work History
03/2018 to Current RN Floor Nurse-Pediatrics/Adult Overflow Ascension Health | Glen Ellyn, IL,
  • Reported health status concerns to senior nursing staff and clinicians for review.
  • Communicated effectively with patients and family members to convey important instructions and discuss treatments.
  • Utilized Meditech software to document nursing assessments, treatments, medications and discharge instructions.
  • Delivered treatments and direct nursing care according to physicians' orders in pediatrics/adult overflow environment.
  • Managed medication cart and dispensed pills, oral therapies and intramuscular injections to patients on pediatrics/adult overflow floor.
  • Reviewed post-operative orders and continuously monitored patients' post-operative vitals, set up PCA and fluids and oriented patients to unit to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared for lab testing.
  • Delivered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections, monitoring responses to address new concerns.
11/2017 to Current RN, Emergency Department Ascension Health | Goodlettsville, TN,

Assisted doctors with examinations of patients by taking vital signs, including blood pressure, height, weight and drawing blood.

Monitored patients' comfort and safety during examinations and tests to alert physicians of abnormalities and changes in patient response.

Assessed extent and nature of injury or illness to prioritize and establish medical procedures.

Administered first aid treatment and life support to care for sick or injured individuals.

Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.

  • Cared for patients in 6-bed, 4 triage chair unit, supporting fellow nurses in delivering outstanding treatment to patients.

Monitored patient condition, including interpreting and tracking EKG readings, identifying irregular telemetry readings and updating team members on changes in stability or acuity.

Monitored patient reactions after administering medications and IV therapies.

Vaccinated patients to protect individuals from measles, pneumonia, influenza and other illnesses of concern.

Quickly responded to situations impacting safety and security to unit, actualizing crisis prevention interventions to control and de-escalate situations.

Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.

Implemented interventions, including medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.

Educated family members and caregivers on patient care instructions.

Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared for lab testing.

  • Used Meditech software to maintain records of patient care, condition and progress and reported and discussed observations with physicians and nurse practitioners.
05/2002 to Current RN-mother/baby Hca | Plano, TX,
  • Updated patient charts using Meditech software with data such as medications to keep records current and support accurate treatments.
  • Counseled families and patients through postpartum issues.
  • Liaised with members of healthcare team to assess and coordinate patient discharge planning needs.
  • Took records of birthdates and times, baby weights, lengths, head circumferences and APGAR scores.
  • Educated family members and caregivers on patient care instructions.
  • Educated new parents on how to properly care for infants by instructing parents on bottle feeding, bathing, circumcision care and breastfeeding.
  • Monitored and assessed mother and newborn after delivery to ascertain proper healing and recovery.
  • Assisted mothers in establishing breastfeeding relationships with infants.
  • Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, including treatment, medications and IVs administered, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
08/2003 to 03/2018 RN-L&D Freeman Health System | City, STATE,
  • Supported physicians in both planned and emergency Cesarean section procedures.
  • Completed comprehensive assessment of patient and family needs to identify outcomes, establish care plans, monitor progress and modify care plan as needed.
  • Aided with induction of labor for women suffering from complications such as preeclampsia.
  • Assisted with care for expectant mothers from beginning to end of term, including monitoring labs, examining ultrasounds and informing mothers on what to expect in next stages of pregnancy.
  • Assisted physician during delivery, examination and surgical procedures by anticipating needs, encouraging patient and attending to baby after birth.
  • Responded to emergency situations such as pre-eclampsia, early labor and fetal distress.
  • Leveraged computerized documentation systems to monitor, record and communicate patient condition.
  • Assisted obstetricians and midwives with deliveries and cared for newborns directly after birth.
  • Worked closely with doctors and midwives in coaching pregnant women through childbirth and post-natal recovery.
  • Coordinated care of low and high-risk laboring women of childbearing age and immediate stabilization of newborn following delivery.
  • Reviewed post-operative orders and continuously monitored patients' post-operative vitals, set up PCA and fluids and oriented patients to unit to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Monitored patient reactions after administering medications and IV therapies.
  • Updated patient charts using Meditec and OBTracevue with data such as medications to keep records current and support accurate treatments.
  • Reported patients' status and delegated nurse assignments to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared for lab testing.
Education
Expected in 05/2002 to to Associate Degree in Nursing | Nursing Crowder College, Neosho, MO GPA:
Certifications
  • PALS
  • ACLS
  • TNCC
  • ASLS
  • NRP
  • CPI
  • NIH
  • BLS

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Crowder College

Job Titles Held:

  • RN Floor Nurse-Pediatrics/Adult Overflow
  • RN, Emergency Department
  • RN-mother/baby
  • RN-L&D

Degrees

  • Associate Degree in Nursing

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