Dedicated RN with 10 years experience with Med-surg in a hospital, as well as office nursing and School nursing for almost 20 years. Strong clinical and people skills. Likes to learn new things and adapts well to change.
Thorough physical assessments
Professional bedside manner
Problem resolution capability
Communication with challenging people
Acute care expertise
Insulin medication assistance
blood drawing and collecting lab specimens
to 08/2005 Delaware Oppotunities – Hamden,
NY As a WIC nurse I was there to assess the nutritional needs of pregnant woman and children ages 0-5. A complete history was taken from the parent and a blood test was performed on each child. My job consisted of a lot of counseling and teaching the benefits of a good diet. Vouchers were distributed so parents could get formula and healthy foods approved by the state
to 10/2001 Dr. Pomerans Medical office – Fayetteville NC 28314 I worked for a private physician as his only nurse. I would do a history on each patient, document all of their meds, all vitals, perform venipuncture when required, urine specimens, diabetic testing, referrals to specialists, deal with pharmaceutical reps, and lots of patient teaching
to Current Delhi School District – 2 Sheldon Dr Delhi NY 13753 I am currently an RN in a middle school/high school with approx 450 students. Over the course of my employment here I have had many students with various medical issues that I had to oversee-from diabetes to Spina bifida requiring daily cathing. I conduct mandated health screenings for the state. I give various meds, assess injuries, help administration form policies for student wellness. A large part of my job also circles around the mental and emotional well being of teenagers.
to Current UHS Walton Hospital – Walton,
I am a per diem nurse that puts in a lot of hours to help. I perform chronic patient care on the med-surg unit, adeptly handling all aspects of treatment from medication, IVs to wound care and monitoring telemetry.
Closely monitored acute conditions.
Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care.
Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans.
Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge.
Developed and implemented nursing care plans.
Followed infection control procedures.
Assisted patients with daily functions.
Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing.
Associate of Applied Science: Criminal Law1992Fulton Montgomery Community College-
Associate of Science: LPN1994Otsego Area School of Practical Nursing-
Associate of Applied Science: Registered Nurse2003SUNY Delhi-