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Professional Summary
Dedicated RN with 20 years of experience in intensive care and perioperative nursing. Seeking new opportunities in recovery room, procedural areas, and medical clinics.
Skills
  • Teamwork
  • Accountability
  • Professionalism
  • Problem Solving
  • Patient-Centered Focus
  • Strong Assessment Skills
  • Customized Patient Teaching
  • Strong clinical judgment
Work History
Registered Nurse, Pacu, 06/2010 to 10/2017
University of Maryland Medical Center Baltimore, MD
  • Assessed, evaluated and cared for patient population ranging from same day surgeries to intensive care level.
  • Weekend charge RN.
  • Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge.
Rn Staff Nurse Resource Pool (Instrastaff), 10/2009 to 05/2010
The Johns Hopkins Hospital Baltimore, MD

  • Patient-Centered Focus in the Surgical and Neuro Intensive Care.
Travel Icu Nurse, 09/2007 to 09/2009
Cross Country TravCorps Boca Raton, FL
  • Patient-Centered Focus as a travel neuro intensive care nurse at hospitals including: Johns Hopkins, University of North Carolina, and Duke University. 
Icu Registered Nurse, 08/2005 to 08/2007
Denver Health Denver, CO
  • Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans in a trauma intensive care setting.
Travel Icu Rn, 08/2001 to 07/2005
American Mobile Healthcare San Diego, CA
  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability. Travel nurse positions in Surgical ICU and Neuro ICU at University of Colorado Medical Center, Mission Hospital/San Diego, UCLA, and Cedars-Sinai.
  • Effectively adapted to new policies and computers systems for each hospital.
Icu Registered Nurse, 02/1998 to 07/2000
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Level 1 Trauma Center Columbus, OH
  • Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans.
  • Acquired the time managment, critical care, and patient advocate skills that I still practice and develop today.

 

Registered Nurse/Charge Nurse, 08/1997 to 01/1998
Edgewood Manor of Westerville Westerville, OH
  • Developed and implemented nursing care plans.
Patient Care Technichian, 01/1994 to 07/1997
Spring Meade Health Center Tipp City, OH
Education
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, 2017
Stevenson University - Owings Mills, MD
Associate of Applied Science: Nursing, 1997
Edison State Community College - Piqua, OH
Certifications
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification (2019)
  • PALS - Pediatric Advanced Life Support (2019)
  • BLS - Basic Life Support (2019)
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Professional Summary
Experienced ICU Registered Nurse with extensive clinical and interpersonal skills that is professionally trained with ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for a wide variety of patients with diverse needs who is seeking a position with your company.

Skills
  • Neurology awareness
  • Acute care expertise
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Critical care nurse
  • Preceptor
  • High level of autonomy
  • Hospice and palliative care experience
  • Patient evaluation/intervention
  • Adept at prioritizing/managing deadlines
Work History
ICU Registered Nurse, 07/2013 to Current
Slidell Memorial Hospital Slidell, LA
  • Self-directs with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.
  • Closely monitors acute conditions.
  • Ensures HIPAA compliance.
  • Treats patients with chronic and acute health problems such as MI, arrhythmias, asthma, COPD and pneumonia.
  • Treats and recovers surgical patients, including, but not limited to immediate postoperative cardiac surgery patients.
  • Develops and implements plans of care that include assessment, re-evaluation, and outcomes of nursing diagnoses.
  • Assists patients with daily functions.
  • Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Dementia, Diabetes, Cancer, Alzheimer's.
  • Provides emotional support and comfort for patients and families during trying times and end of life.
  • First hand experience with the organ procurement processes.
  • Pharmacological and non-pharmacological management and treatment of various disorders and diseases.
ICU Registered Nurse/Charge Nurse, 07/2012 to Current
Tulane Medical Center New Orleans, LA
  • Strong leader for nursing personnel assigned to the unit/shift.
  • Liaises between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans.
  • Provides emotional support and comfort for patients and families during trying times and end of life.
  • Treats patients with chronic and acute health problems such as MI, arrhythmias, asthma, COPD and pneumonia.
  •  Develops and implements plans of care that include assessment, re-evaluation, and outcomes of nursing diagnoses.
  • Delegates staff nurse duties.
  • Assists patients with daily functions.
  • Chronic patient care in ICU, CCU, SICU, Neuro ICU, and Transplant ICU.
  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills.
  • High level of personal accountability.
  • First hand experience with the organ procurement processes.
  • Pharmacological and non-pharmacological management and treatment of various disorders and diseases.
Education
Associate of Science: Nursing, 2012
Pearl River Community College - Poplarville, MS
Certifications
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)2012 to present
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) 2010 to present
  • Impella 2012 to present
  • IABP 2012 to present
  • NIHSS 2012 to present
  • ONS chemotherapy 2012-2013, 2016 to present
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Professional Summary
Professionally trained Pediatric ICU Nurse with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for a wide variety of patients with diverse needs. Experienced job title licensed in Registered Nurse with strong clinical and people skills.
Skills
  • Qualified critical care nurse
  • Computer proficient
  • Compassionate caregiver
  • Insulin medication assistance understanding
  • Positive and encouraging
  • Feeding assistance expert
  • Companionship and emotional support
  • Foley catheter insertion/removal
  • Successful diagnosis/treatment of childhood illnesses
  • Tubule feedings and medications familiarity
  • IV drug therapy management
  • Pediatric exams
  • CPR/First Aid certified
  • Compassionate
  • Prenatal nutrition/care knowledge
  • Work History
    Fortis Escorts Hospital Pediatric ICU Registered Nurse | Faridabad, HR, India | October 2013 - October 2014
    • Primary care, assessment and evaluation of neonatal and pediatric patients.
    • Developed and implemented nursing care plans.
    • Developed patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations and nursing diagnoses.
    • Strong leader for nursing personnel assigned to the unit/shift.
    • Performed monthly inventory and maintained office and medical supply counts.
    • Maintained all confidential personnel files, license and CPR compliance records.
    • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing.
    • Assisted doctors with surgeries and non-invasive procedures.
    • Experience with various medical conditions including Diabetes, and Cancer
    • Assisted residents with bathing, dressing, feeding, lifting and transferring.
    • Measured urine and delivered specimens to lab.
    • Assisted patients with daily functions.
    • Followed infection control procedures.
    • Trained new staff on quality control procedures.
    • Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens.
    • Provided on-call care at all times of day and night.
    • Performed basic physical assessments of newborns and infants.
    • Documented patient information obtained from interviews.
    • Closely monitored acute conditions.
    • Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care.
    • Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge.
    • Pharmacological and non-pharmacological management and treatment of various disorders and diseases.
    Education
    Bachelor of Science Nursing Bharati Vidyapeeth's College Of Nursing Pune, MH, India | 2014
    • Top 10 % of class
    Accomplishments
    • Documentation -
    • Ensured charting accuracy through precise documentation.
    • Patient Care -
    • Delivered quality care with compassionate that exceeded hospital requirements. Successfully provided quality care to Number of patients in Pediatric ICU type of environment.
    • Perinatal Care -
    • Assisted physicians in focus studies in prenatal care. Performed basic physical assessments of newborns and infants.
    • Clinical Skills -
    • Monitored patients' respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
    • Vitals Testing -
    • Measured an average of 30 patients' weight, height, body temperature, pulse rate and blood pressure daily.
    Certifications
    • Registered Nurse in Illinois, 2017
    • Registered Nurse in Texas,  2017
    • BLS - Basic Life Support, 2017
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    Professional Summary
    Over 15 years of working as a RN and 10 years worked as an LPN for a total of more than 25 years of nursing.  Experienced with working on the ICU, Medical-Surgical units, Telemetry units, PACU, and working as a Home Health Care RN (Visiting Nurse).  Aware of federal, state, and local laws regarding patients' rights.  Experienced in travel nursing and also strike replacement nursing.  Posses good communication skills and able to deal with the problems and queries of patients and their families. 
    Licenses
    I hold multiple RN licenses in various states, which will be provided upon request.
    Certifications
    • ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support)
    • BLS (Basic Life Support)
    • PHRN (Pre-hospital Registered Nurse)
    Professional Experience
    Medical Solutions Omaha, NE RN Supplemental Strike Staffing 06/2016 to Current Provide supplemental RN strike nurse staffing in various hospitals throughout the United States. Perform RN duties on Med-Surg/Telemetry units.
    Medical Staffing Network Philadelphia, Pa RN Agency 11/2015 to Current Work on various Med-Surg/Telemetry floors throughout Jefferson Hospital completing, assessments, planning and implementation of patient care; provide medications PO, IV, IM, SQ. Communicate closely with physicians, patients and families. 
    General Healthcare Resources Plymouth Meeting, PA RN Supplemental Staffing 05/2015 to Current
    Worked in Chestnut Hill Hospital on a 13 week assignment on a Telemetry Step Down unit, and also was floated to various other units including their Neuro unit, Cardiac unit and ICU within the 13 weeks.
     
    Worked in a Transitional care facility (Kindred Hospital) for one year in their ICU and floated to their Respiratory Medical unit. 
     Duties varied from titrating IV drips, administering medications, closely assessing and monitoring patients respiratory status as patients were postoperative trached, vented or freshly weaned from ventilators. Also provided wound care when needed.
     
    Worked with the Visiting Nurse Association Of Philadelphia as a Per-diem RN visiting patient in their homes for one year.  Responsible for primary care, and  medication management ,  tested glucose and administered injections. Interviewed patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight and height. Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients. Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care. Took and recorded patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure. Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
    Fastaff/U.S. Nursing Corp. Greenwood Vlg, CO Supplemental Staff/Strike RN 09/2014 to Current Worked in various hospitals throughout the United States including Washington DC,  throughout the state of California, and PA on their Medical-Surgical/Telemetry units. Completed a 10 week assignment in PA on a Medical Surgical floor, and completed supplemental strike nursing in Ca and DC. Also worked with Kaiser Home Care in their visiting nursing department in Sacramento.
    Need A Nurse Glenside , PA RN Visiting Nurse 03/2007 to 09/2012 Traveling to patients homes. Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients.  Interviewed patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight and height. Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care. Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
    ST. Josephs Hospital/NPHS Philadelphia, PA ICU Registered Nurse 09/2001 to 06/2014
    Worked in their ICU for 13 years, with their critically care patients, regulating and titration of patients IV drips, closely assessing the status of the patients. Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions and follow-up care. 
     
    Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care.
    Also within the 13 years I  floated to the following units:
    PACU recovering patients postoperatively (10 Years)
    Step-Down unit (13 years)
    Med- Surg unit (13 years) 
    Telemetry (13 years)
     
    Genesis Health Care Services: Long Term Care Townsend, MD RN, 09/1995 to 09/2012 Held various positions throughout the Genesis network including RN charge nurse, unit manager, supervisor and staff developer.  Passed medications, assessments, patient and family education. Supervised staff members, communicated closely with physicians, families patients and pharmacy.  Hired and trained new staff members, maintained and updated staff certifications, and providing staff with mandatory in-services. Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients. Partnered with team of Registered Nurses to ensure over all well-being of all patients. Worked as part of team to ensure proper care of body mechanics and safety of patient.  
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    Professional Summary
    Dedicated, dependable, and compassionate Registered Nurse with 2+ years of nursing experience & over 5 years experience in the health care field seeking a position as a Registered Nurse where I can fully utilize my nursing education and training to provide the highest level of patient care. 
    Skills
    • Excellent documentation & communication skills
    • Strong clinical judgment
    • Good nursing assessment skills 
    • Preceptor
    • Good organizational & critical thinking skills
    • Professional bedside manner
    • Breastfeeding educator
    • Team Leader
    Education
    Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Magna cum laude: May, 2015
    The University of Alabama in Huntsville - Huntsville, AL
    High School Advanced Diploma : May 2009
    Albertville Highschool - Albertville
    Work History
    Women's Health Postpartum Registered Nurse, 04/2016 to Current
    Grandview Medical Center Birmingham, AL
    • Relief charge nurse
    • Recognized as nurse of the month in May 2016
    • Received numerous outstanding patient care comment cards 
    • Developed and implemented a plan of care for patients and newborns.
    • Provided patient/family education as well as discharge planning
    • Handled post-partum care for mothers and their newborns
    • Provided pre-op and post-op assistance with women's surgery patients. 
    Cardiovascular ICU Registered Nurse, 07/2015 to 07/2016
    Brookwood Baptist Medical Center Birmingham, AL
    • Recognized as the spring 2016 ACE-IT Nurse 
    • Completed pre-operative patient preparation and assessments.
    • Provided special care to patients who have undergone open heart surgery. 
    • Swan-Ganz, ventilator, and arterial line experience
    • Maintained hemodynamic stability
    • Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge 
    Peer Assisted Student Leader specializing in Pathophysiology, 11/2014 to 05/2015
    The University of Alabama in Huntsville Huntsville, AL
    • Developed session plans and assisted in developing a student led tutoring program to teach Pathophysiology students.
    • Increased students Pathophysiology test scores by 15%. 
    Medical Assistant, 08/2008 to 08/2014
    Boaz Family Medicine PC Boaz, AL
    • Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress and concerns.
    • Proficient in performing blood glucose checks, venipunctures, injections, and various diagnostic test (e.g., EKGs, X-RAYs, & urinalysis).
    • Medical billing and coding 
    • Scheduled patients for admissions and referrals. 
    • Assisted physician with procedures held in office. 
    Certifications
    • BCLS Certification
    HONOR'S & AWARDS
    • Brookwood Baptist Health Spring 2016 ACE-IT Nurse
    • Grandview Medical Center May 2016 nurse of the month 
    • Sigma Theta Tau Kathryn Crossland Leadership Award, 2015
    • National Engaged Leader Award, 2015
    • Dean's List, University of Alabama in Huntsville, 2014 & 2014
    • National Honor Society of Leadership & Success, Sigma Alpha PI, 2013-2015
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    Professional Summary
    Caring and compassionate BSN RN who works well independently and with a team.  Strong clinical judgment, patient- and family-focused care, takes role of shift charge RN.  Extensive experience in primary adult healthcare.  Maintains a strong reputation for achieving high levels of patient satisfaction. 
    Licenses
    Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification 
    Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification
    Pediatric Life Support (PALS) Certification  
    Registered Nurse in the State of Hawaii, License number 61793
    Registered Dietitian with the American Dietetics Association number 923088 
     
    Skill Highlights
    • IV drug therapy management
    • Trained in PACU and ICU
    • Work well independently
    • Maintains strict confidentiality
    • Strong work ethic
    • Team player with positive attitude
    • Patient-focused care
    Professional Experience
    PACU Registered Nurse
    June 2015 to Current
    Castle Medical Center Honolulu, Hawaii
    • Manages care for patients in the Pre and Post Anesthesia Care Unit.
    • Monitors patients in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit for hemodynamic stability, oxygenation, ventilation.
    • Assists with pain control, comfort and education of patients and family members on what to expect post-operatively for care and management of wounds and incisions, signs and symptoms of infection.
    • Management of drains, etc.
    Periop Registered Nurse
    March 2013 to Current
    Straub Clinic and Hospital Honolulu, Hawaii
    • Manages care for patients in Surgical Admission Center and Post Anesthesia Care Unit.
    • Monitors mentation, hemodynamic stability, airway, oxygenation, and ventilation, titration of various narcotic medications for pain and comfort Instructs patients and family members on patient's condition, what to expect, post-operative care and pain management, signs and symptoms of infection, care of incisions, wounds and drains.
    • Served as Charge Nurse for various shifts managing patient flow, shift coverage, supporting staff, overseeing documentation, charting and required consent forms
    ICU Registered Nurse
    September 2011 to March 2013
    Pali Momi Medical Center Aiea, Hawaii
    • Manages care for patients in medical / surgical ICU for hemodynamic stability, mechanical ventilation, titration of various cardiac and sedation medications.
    • Management of medical equipment in medically fragile patients, intra-aortic balloon pumps, continuous vevo-venous hemofiltration (CVVHD).
    • Coordinates care in a multi-disciplinary unit with hospitalist and consultants.
    • Serves as liaison to family members on patient's condition, what to expect, preparing for end-of- life in critical care situations, and supporting family members and their decisions.
    • Floats to telemetry unit to help telemetry overflow patients.
    Registered Nurse III
    October 2007 to October 2011
    Straub Clinic and Hospital Honolulu, Hawaii
    • Manages care for telemetry monitored adults with wide variety of diagnoses and conditions such as MI, CABG, CHF, stroke, PE, mechanically ventilated, Steven-Johnson's and burns.
    • Manages care for patients with sheaths, including sheath removal after angiogram, pacemaker and defibrillator placement.
    • Develops patient care plans, including assessment, treatment, evaluations, and nursing diagnoses.
    • Documents assessments, interventions and outcome of care appropriately and in a timely manner.
    • Makes appropriate interventions by reading and interpreting telemetry monitors.
    • Performs treatments and care with safe and/or sterile technique, in compliance with policies and procedures and infection control measures.
    • Instructs patients and family members on proper discharge care, sternal precautions and discharge education after CABG, education to meet AHA core measures for CHF, MI and stroke.
    • Takes on expanded clinical roles, functions as a primary and shift charge RN.
    • Actively orients and precepts new graduate RNs.
    • Assisted supervisor in maintaining confidential personnel files for education records and getting personnel compliant.
    Clinical Dietitian II
    June 2002 to October 2007
    Straub Clinic and Hospital Honolulu, Hawaii
    Collaborated extensively with interdisciplinary care team to meet the nutritional needs of each patient.
    Reviewed records and assessed the nutritional condition of at-risk patients, including those with unplanned weight changes, NPO x 3 days or more, TPN and TF patients.
    Calculated nutritional requirements and assessed the adequacy of diet and nutrition support.  Recommended specialized laboratory tests to assess and monitor nutritional status.
    Counseled patients regarding special dietary needs and educated them on special diets and restrictions and allocations for their conditions and its importance.
    Established healthful and therapeutic meal plans and menus.  Served as manager to dietary services, cafeteria support staff and also as a resource to healthcare staff.  Oversee preparation of special diets.
    Maintained up-to-date knowledge about the latest research and trends through extended education and professional development courses.
    Education and Training
    Bachelor of Science : Nursing, 2007 Hawaii Pacific University Kaneohe, Hawaii, USA
    American Organization of Nurse Executives Scholarship Recipient 2006,
    Sigma Theta Tau Member, Honor Society of Nursing Member 2007, Hawaii Pacific University Graduation Faculty Award for Academic Achievement 2007
    Nutrition Dietetics, 1997 University of Nevada Reno, Nevada, USA