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staff nurse trauma surgical resume example with 6+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Summary

Dedicated and well-qualified RN offering proven skills in patient care, medication administration and treatment implementation.

Detail-oriented, responsive and proficient in routine care and emergency response. Offering 6 + year record in field and looking for challenging, long-term position.

Knowledgeable and experienced in delivering comprehensive patient care.

Advanced skill working with diverse patient populations.

Demonstrated ability to foster relationships and coordinate with healthcare professionals to advance patient care.

Experienced nursing professional bringing demonstrated clinical expertise, leadership skills and technical knowledge.

Skills
  • Intake and discharge
  • Medication and IV administration
  • Wound care
  • Staff Development and Precepting
  • Colostomy care familiarity
  • Acute and rehabilitative care
  • Diabetes management
  • IV drug therapy management
  • Laparasopic procedures familiarity
  • Geriatric treatment knowledge
  • Body mechanics knowledge
  • Diagnostic tools experience
  • Flexible
  • Decision-making
  • Organizational skills
  • PPE use
Experience
Staff Nurse, Trauma-Surgical, 2/08/18 to Current
Northeast Georgia Medical CenterCity, STATE,
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Monitored patient vitals post-surgery, managed medical equipment and administered medications and IVs.
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • Advised, coached and mentored experienced and student nurses on medical issues, crisis management and appropriate nursing interventions.
  • Addressed rapid response and code situations by strategically organizing and delegating tasks.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care.
  • Facilitated transition to home care by providing patients with continued care information and discharge instructions.
  • Promoted healthy lifestyle choices to reduce re-emergence of painful or dangerous symptoms.
  • Used facility EMR system to update patient records, transmit prescriptions and transfer files.
  • Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in electronic medical records.
  • Delivered extensive training to newly hired employees and student nurses, offering insight and assistance related to emergent situations.
  • Communicated effectively with physicians and provided support during surgical procedures.
  • Evaluated patients to develop and update treatment plans while anticipating day-to-day needs.
  • Developed and adapted individualized treatment plans according to patient recovery goals.
  • Developed care plans complete with effective nursing measures to improve patients' mental and physical health.
  • Treated patients with strokes, head traumas, comas and intracranial hematomas.
  • Monitored and educated nursing students and externs on proper care procedures and prioritization strategies.
  • Treated patients by administering various types of medications and therapies.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Imparted medical, operational and patient care knowledge to junior nurses.
  • Effectively supported surgeons in fast-paced healthcare environments, resulting in better patient care and less pain medication post-surgery.
  • Adhered to infection control standards and reported any hazards.
Registered Staff Nurse, Medical-Surgical, 02/2017 to 07/2018
Piedmont Athens Regional Medical CenterCity, STATE,
  • Monitored patient vitals post-surgery, managed medical equipment and administered medications and IVs.
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care.
  • Facilitated transition to home care by providing patients with continued care information and discharge instructions.
  • Promoted healthy lifestyle choices to reduce re-emergence of painful or dangerous symptoms.
  • Used facility EMR system to update patient records, transmit prescriptions and transfer files.
  • Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in electronic medical records.
  • Communicated effectively with physicians and provided support during surgical procedures.
  • Evaluated patients to develop and update treatment plans while anticipating day-to-day needs.
  • Developed and adapted individualized treatment plans according to patient recovery goals.
  • Developed care plans complete with effective nursing measures to improve patients' mental and physical health.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Treated patients with strokes, head traumas, comas and intracranial hematomas.
  • Treated patients by administering various types of medications and therapies.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Imparted medical, operational and patient care knowledge to junior nurses.
  • Explained treatment procedures, medication risks, special diets and physician instructions to patients.
  • Developed and implemented individualized care plans to meet each patients' unique needs.
  • Facilitated strategic goals aimed at increasing satisfaction and improving outcomes through compassionate, precise and high-quality nursing care.
  • Reviewed physician orders and administered therapies, treatments and medications.
  • Delivered physician-ordered treatments and monitored responses to quickly spot complications and side effects.
  • Instructed patients, families and caregivers on diagnoses, chronic disease management and medication self-management.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare professionals to create, implement and adapt individualized care plans.
  • Reviewed physician orders and participated in medication management to optimize patient safety.
  • Prioritized patient care assignments based on patient conditions to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Assessed patients using comprehensive evaluation techniques and sound clinical judgment.
  • Maintained reports to provide oncoming shift with full patient status.
  • Improved care outcomes with proactive education, communication and guidance for patients and family members.
Staff Nurse, Substance Abuse Recovery, 08/2016 to 08/2017
Black Bear Lodge Treatment CenterCity, STATE,
  • Maintained thorough clinical treatment notes.
  • Identified treatment goals based on individual diagnosis and history.
  • Conducted chemical dependency program orientation sessions
  • Supported and counseled clients with drug and alcohol addiction.
  • Facilitated transition to home care by providing patients with continued care information and discharge instructions.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Developed care plans complete with effective nursing measures to improve patients' mental and physical health.
  • Evaluated patients to develop and update treatment plans while anticipating day-to-day needs.
  • Educated patients on detox and withdrawal, medications, addiction, recovery, coping skills and community resources.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care.
  • Promoted healthy lifestyle choices to reduce re-emergence of painful or dangerous symptoms.
  • Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in electronic medical records.
  • Used facility EMR system to update patient records, transmit prescriptions and transfer files.
  • Imparted medical, operational and patient care knowledge to junior nurses.
  • Treated patients by administering various types of medications and therapies.
Registered Staff Nurse, Medical-Surgical, 05/2015 to 08/2016
Stephens County HospitalCity, STATE,
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Explained treatment procedures, medication risks, special diets and physician instructions to patients.
  • Developed and implemented individualized care plans to meet each patients' unique needs.
  • Facilitated strategic goals aimed at increasing satisfaction and improving outcomes through compassionate, precise and high-quality nursing care.
  • Reviewed physician orders and administered therapies, treatments and medications.
  • Delivered physician-ordered treatments and monitored responses to quickly spot complications and side effects.
  • Promoted healthy lifestyle choices to reduce re-emergence of painful or dangerous symptoms.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare professionals to create, implement and adapt individualized care plans.
  • Used facility EMR system to update patient records, transmit prescriptions and transfer files.
  • Prioritized patient care assignments based on patient conditions to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Reviewed physician orders and participated in medication management to optimize patient safety.
  • Assessed patients using comprehensive evaluation techniques and sound clinical judgment.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Maintained reports to provide oncoming shift with full patient status.
  • Improved care outcomes with proactive education, communication and guidance for patients and family members.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 08/2020 to Chamberlain University College of Nursing - Atlanta, GA,
GPA:
Associate of Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/2015 to North Georgia Technical College - Clarkesville, GA,
GPA:

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School Attended

  • Chamberlain University College of Nursing
  • North Georgia Technical College

Job Titles Held:

  • Staff Nurse, Trauma-Surgical
  • Registered Staff Nurse, Medical-Surgical
  • Staff Nurse, Substance Abuse Recovery
  • Registered Staff Nurse, Medical-Surgical

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science

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