Dedicated and patient-focused Registered Nurse with proven expertise in acute patient care, staff development, and family advocacy. Exceptional capacity to multitask: manage competing priorities with ease while fostering delivery of superior and therapeutic patient care. Solid administrative and referral experience include admissions, assessment, treatment, and education for a broad range of patients. Frequently recognized as excellent care provider and patient advocate Demonstrated ability to forge, lead, and motivate outstanding healthcare teams that provide top-quality patient care. Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills; superior accuracy in patient history, charting and other documentation. Certifications and Proficiencies Ventilator care Med/Surg Peritoneal Dialysis Triple Lumen Catheters Telemetry PICC lines Intravenous Therapy NG/Sump and Peg Tubes Phlebotomy Quadramed documentation Basic & Advanced Life Support Patient/Family education
Skilled cardiac care nurse
Geriatric treatment knowledge
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
Staff RNJan 2005 to Aug 2015 Hunterdon Medical Center - Flemington, NJ
Working as staff nurse in step-down cardiac unit, caring for patients with life-threatening illnesses, including acute myocardial infarction, acute congestive heart failure, stroke, drug overdose, respiratory failure, GI bleed, COPD and acute renal failure Skilled in bedside monitoring, 12-lead EKG, and 7200 ventilator
Performs interventions according to identified priorities, plan of care, hospital or medical facility policies, and patient care outcome standard.
Exhibit motivation and dedication by providing the highest quality of care to patients Initiates and evaluates patient and/or family education.
Revises the plan of care according to evaluation, changes in medical plan of care, and effective and/or ineffective nursing interventions.
Performs according to nursing standards, and is accountable in managing patient care and assisting others in the management of patient care.
Possess excellent verbal and written interdisciplinary communication as an exceptional patient advocate Promote health and support patients and families in coping with illness Assume Charge Nurse position, and manage patient census, allocate staff assignments and requirements, precepted staff nurses in areas of patient care, policies and procedures with demonstrated leadership Provide strong contributions as key member of unit quality assurance program designed to identify and evaluate problems, such as participate in research activities and conduct chart audits for quality assurance on an ongoing basis Volunteered in Diabetic Eye Exam Clinic and PAD Awareness Clinic at HMC.
ManagerJan 1991 to Jan 2004 Aum Inc
More than 10 years of management experience with a highly successful ice-cream franchise operation
Oversee and assist with all sales activities, including customer service Perform inventory control, ordering and purchasing, negotiate agreements with vendors and Franchisor
Member, Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honors' Society Member, New Jersey State Nurses' Association, 2006-present Member, Association of Indian Nurses in America Member, Ethics Committee at HMC Professional Development CVRN (ANCC) certification: 2006009919
book keeping, cost control, clients, customer service, Diabetic, direct sales, EKG, Promote health, inventory control, leadership, managing, marketing strategies, market, nursing, patient advocate, patient care, evaluates patient, payroll, policies, purchasing, quality, quality assurance, research, sales, plan of care, written