Trauma Registered Nurse Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Trauma Nurse with 5 years of critical care experience while treating acutely and critically ill patients in highly technical and ongoing monitoring environment using extensive medication protocols and therapies. Offers direct and individualized nursing care to patients based on application of scientific nursing principles. Leads system change to promote health outcomes, system efficacy and healthy work environment through evidence-based practice. I am a diligent Nursing professional with demonstrated success in emergency patient care. Agile and responsive to dynamic patient needs and environmental conditions. Team-oriented and reliable with expert healthcare knowledge, clear verbal and written communication skills and sound clinical judgment.

License Number: 932240

Expires 01/31/2022

  • Staff Supervision (Charge Nurse experience)
  • Precepting
  • Triaging
  • Effective communication
  • Medication Administration
  • Patient Care
  • Patient Advocacy
  • Treatment Planning
  • Patient Safety
  • Trauma recovery
  • Acute care expertise
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Process evaluation
Work History
Trauma Registered Nurse, 06/2019 to Current
Memorial HermannHouston, TX,
  • Frequently directing and leading staff as charge nurse while providing excellent nursing practice and evidence based practice.
  • Collaborated with patient, family and healthcare team in open discussion to identify mutual goals based on nursing assessment and nursing diagnosis.
  • Assessed and provided primary, secondary and tertiary care to patients in hospital care.
  • Treated patients requiring stabilization and resuscitation for variety of illnesses and injuries.
  • Observed patient condition and notified physician of patient reaction to drugs, treatments and significant incidents.
  • Delivered high level of quality care to diverse populations while overseeing patient admission and triaging based on acuity and appropriate department admission.
  • Implemented interventions, including medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Vaccinated patients to protect individuals from measles, pneumonia, influenza and other illnesses of concern.
  • Performed frequent checks on life support equipment and made necessary adjustments to preserve optimal patient conditions.
  • Participated in education activities, including evidence-based practice project implementation, nursing competency development and nursing simulation activities.
Registered Nurse, Emergency Department, 11/2017 to Current
Yale-New Haven HealthEast Lyme, CT,
  • Managed nursing staff as shift charge nurse while maintaining the flow of the department in relation to providing safe and quality care to all patients.
  • Conferred with physicians to discuss diagnoses and devise well-coordinated treatment approaches.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Delivered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections, monitoring responses to address new concerns.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Supported patients and family members with confident, soothing approach as they handled medical crises.
  • Monitored patient condition, including interpreting and tracking EKG readings, identifying irregular telemetry readings and updating team members on changes in stability or acuity.
  • Managed quality care for patients with varied conditions, including heart failure, end-stage renal disease and coronary artery disease.
  • Advocated for patients by communicating care preferences to practitioners, verifying interventions met treatment goals and identifying insurance coverage limitations.
  • Participated in nursing simulation activities, evidence-based practice project implementation and competency development to further nursing education.
  • Promoted professional development opportunities to encourage nurses to pursue continuous training.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
Patient Care Technician, 08/2014 to 07/2017
Ascension HealthRochester Hills, MI,
  • Obtained patient vital signs and reported results to staff nurse or physician, noting changes from prior measurements.
  • Medicated patients with morning, evening, and nightly medications prior to handoff report.
  • Aided patients in bed baths, clothing changes, and assisted patients with grocery shopping.
  • Assisted patients to their day rehabilitation facility for speech therapy and occupational therapy.
  • Prepare meals and assist patients with eating while maintaining a diet based on physicians' orders.
  • Helped patients maintain healthy skin by checking wounds, assessing integrity and bathing bedbound individuals.
  • Interacted effectively with patients, families, and staff to deliver high levels of customer service and teamwork.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
Masters in Nursing: Family Practice Nurse Practitioner, Expected in 06/2023
The University Of Texas At Arlington - Arlington, TX
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/2019
The University Of Texas At Arlington - Arlington, TX
Associate of Applied Science: Professional Nursing, Expected in 09/2017
Baptist School Of Health Professions - San Antonio, TX

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School Attended
  • The University Of Texas At Arlington
  • The University Of Texas At Arlington
  • Baptist School Of Health Professions
Job Titles Held:
  • Trauma Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse, Emergency Department
  • Patient Care Technician
  • Masters in Nursing
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Applied Science

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