Staff Nurse Wound Care Registered Nurse Resume Example

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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor

Compassionate Nurse with over 24 years of nursing experience in med-surg, home health and various critical care settings. Strong crisis management and triage skills to assess and attend to needs of multiple patients. Collaborating with interdisciplinary teams to deliver exceptional quality of care. Flexible hard worker ready to learn and contribute to team success. Dedicated employee known for punctuality, reliability, and pursuing employment options where good customer service and positive attitude will make a difference. Enjoys wound care and seeing the progression towards healing and learning new wound care techniques.

  • Flexible
  • Organizational skills
  • Work ethic
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Organization
  • Communication
  • Taking vitals
  • Providing physician-ordered wound care
  • Patient advocate
  • BLS & ACLS certified
  • Phlebotomy and IV start experience
Education and Training
St. John's School of Nursing Springfield, MO, Expected in 12/1996 Diploma in Nursing : Registered Nurse - GPA :
Grand Canyon University Phoenix, AZ Expected in 04/2019 Bachelor of Science : Nursing - GPA :
Southwest Baptist University Bolivar, MO Expected in : Nursing Pre-requisites - GPA :
Southwest Missouri State University Springfield, MO, Expected in : Basics - GPA :
Chi Health - Staff Nurse/Wound Care Registered Nurse
Garrison, ND, 11/2019 - Current
  • Coordinated care with charge nurse and other staff through daily communication.
  • Functioned as ADON for 21 months and wound care nurse for the past 23 months
  • Directed care for critical care and medical-surgical patients on LTAC unit, including implementation of treatment plan, monitoring vitals, administering medications, providing wound care, identifying potential and actual skin issues, obtaining orders for appropriate wound care from wound care physician and assisting physicians with wound debridements as needed.
  • Maintained thorough, accurate and confidential documentation in electronic medical records.
  • Evaluated intensive care patients, recognized and addressed complications and coordinated treatment with other members of critical care team.
  • Liaised between patients, families and care staff in care delivery.
  • Instructed patients, families and caregivers on diagnoses, chronic disease management, wound care treatment and medication self-management.
CHI-St. Vincent's - Optimization Coordinator
City, STATE, 02/2019 - 10/2019
  • Collaborated with multi-disciplinary staff to improve overall patient care and reduce 30-day readmission risk.
  • Participated in weekly meetings with Project RED team to discuss case study and round table discussion of patients with high readmission risk, missed opportunities for education and 30-day readmission subjects.
  • Collaborated with Quality Team to develop outcomes statistics.
  • Coordinated delivery of exceptional patient care by evaluating workflows and facilitating positive changes.
  • Optimized case and clinical management and recommended plans to improve safety and health programs.
CHI - St. Vincent's - Cardiac Staff RN
City, STATE, 02/2017 - 02/2019
  • Reviewed physician orders and administered therapies, treatments and medications.
  • Explained treatment procedures, medication risks, special diets and physician instructions to patients.
  • Reviewed physician orders and participated in medication management to optimize patient safety.
  • Facilitated strategic goals aimed at increasing satisfaction and improving outcomes through compassionate, precise and high-quality nursing care.
  • Instructed patients, families and caregivers on diagnoses, chronic disease management and medication self-management.
  • Mentored new nurses on practices and procedures to drive patient outcome goals.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Promoted healthy lifestyle choices to reduce re-emergence of painful or dangerous symptoms and readmission.
  • Imparted medical, operational and patient care knowledge to junior nurses, supporting personal growth and enhancing professional development.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care.
  • Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in electronic medical records.
National Park Medical Center - PACU Registered Nurse
City, STATE, 01/2013 - 02/2017
  • Delivered individualized care to post-operative patients by monitoring pain levels, checking vital signs and explaining next steps to recovery.
  • Evaluated patients recovering from surgeries and coming out of anesthesia.
  • Monitored patient pain levels and administered medication to diminish patient discomfort.
  • Administered medications to manage progression off anesthesia medications, deal with side effects and promote recovery.
  • Supported physicians completing patient examinations and procedures.
  • Completed direct patient care tests to determine current conditions, responses and needs.
  • Maintained strict patient data procedures to comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Assessed patient conditions, monitored behaviors and updated supervising physicians with observations and concerns.
  • Advocated for patient needs with interdisciplinary team and implemented outlined treatment plans.

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School Attended
  • St. John's School of Nursing
  • Grand Canyon University
  • Southwest Baptist University
  • Southwest Missouri State University
Job Titles Held:
  • Staff Nurse/Wound Care Registered Nurse
  • Optimization Coordinator
  • Cardiac Staff RN
  • PACU Registered Nurse
  • Diploma in Nursing
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Some College (No Degree)

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