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Professional Summary

Reliable, service-focused nursing professional with 15 years of experience as a Nursing assistant and caregiver . Compassionate and technically skilled in attending to patients in diverse healthcare settings. BLS and CPR certified (current). Outstanding ability to connect with patients while collaboratively working with care teams at all levels and staying abreast of all current standards and best practices.

Education and Training
Associate of Arts Degree Psychology Transfer studies, , POLK STATE COLLEGE, , Winter haven 2015
Skill Highlights
  • Basic Life Support BLS
  • Microsoft Word, office, PowerPoint
  • Outlook Express
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Empathetic and Active listening skills
  • Bilingual
  • Phlebotomy
  • Adaptability
Professional Experience
Oncology Technician, MOFFITT CANCER RESEARCH CENTER, December 2016-December 2017 Tampa, Fl
  • Served as a liaison between the Doctors and nurses in relating pertinent information regarding the status of patients.
  • Performed vital signs, baths, emptied tubes drains, and walked patients.
  • Continually provided the psycho-social needs of cancer patients which in turn decreased their anxiety.
  • Implemented a strength- based model for helping patients deal with Cancer Diagnosis.
Nurse Assistant, ORLANDO HEALTH SERVICES, February 2009-February 2015 Orlando, fl
  • Ability to build rapport with patients making them feel comfortable regarding their care.
  •   Performed Phlebotomy functions, assisted nurses with vital signs and E.K.G's.
  • Used active listening skills in trying to understand the patients problems while developing a level of trust.
  • Adaptability and willingness to learn new methods, procedures, or techniques. Collaborated with Team members in developing an optimal level of care for all patients which resulted in great customer satisfaction scores.
  • Organizational skills re-prioritizing based on deadlines and urgency while providing work on time and delivering a high quality of care.
Medical Assistant, SCRIPPS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, February 2001-February 2005 La Jolla, Ca
  • Patient care services on a trauma and Medical floor, translated for the Medical Doctors.
  • Assisted Physical Therapy team in helping patients with limited mobility.
  • Blood sugar monitoring,  performed vital signs, baths and emptied tubes.
Languages
Fluent in Spanish Read and Write
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Professional Summary

I am an efficient and reliable Certified Nursing Assistant  and Certified Medication Technician with about 2years experience in a hospital setting. Assisted with technical nursing treatments, supported diagnostic procedures and charted resident records. Interested in a full-time role as a nursing assistant in a top-notch healthcare facility. I am also a level-headed professional who remains calm and effective in extremely difficult and stressful situations. I strongly belief in the importance of companionship and support in patient care.

Skills
  • CPR/First Aid certified
  • Feeding assistance expert
  • Patient-focused care
  • Trustworthy companion
  • Compassionate caregiver
  • Companionship and emotional support
  • Efficient and reliable team player
  • Committed team player
  • Adaptable
  • Microsoft word
  • excel
  • power point
  • Medical Terminology Knowledge
  • Great Mobility Assistant
  • Daily Living Activities
  • Adaptive to New Equipment
  • Hoyer lift knowledge
  • Vital signs & patient monitoring
  • patient care and safety
  • positive attitude
  • Ability to follow superior instructions
  • Always willing to learn
  • Ability to ensure patient safety and personal hygiene at all times
  • Privacy/HIPAA regulations
Work History
Certified Nursing Assistant/Certified Medical Technician , 01/2017 to 04/2018
Elternhaus & The Chalet Assisted Living Dayton, MD


  • Provided nursing assistance to residents in a 40 bed long term care facility.
  • Provided high quality patient care as in demand per diem CNA within a nursing home setting.
  • Preserve patient dignity and minimize discomfort while carrying out duties such as bedpan changes, diapering, empty and changing drainage bags and bathing.
  • Assisted residents with activities of daily living including helping with meals, transferring using Hoyer lift and other assistive devices, bathing, dressing and grooming.
  • Displayed strong clinical skills in assessing vital signs, glucose checks and respiration monitoring.
  • Presented medication to patient and observed ingestion or other application, or administered medication, using specified procedures.
  • Performed cleaning of room and equipment.
  • Gave out medications and recorded in MARS, as well as keeping track of all controlled drugs.
  • complied with HIPAA standards in all patients documentations and interactions.
  • Adhered to safety guidelines ; completed several patient safety training programs.
  • Commended for chart accuracy, effective team collaboration, patient relations and consistent delivery of empathetic care.
Certified Nurse Assistant , 01/2016 to 02/2017
Samaritans Way Nursing 6815 Parkway Dr, Lurel, MD 20707


  • Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress and concerns.
  • Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure and pulse.
  • Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients.
  • Changed sterile dressings.
  • Obtained information about clients' medical history, drug history, complaints and allergies.
  • Provided pre- and post-operative care.
  • Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding and elimination.
  • Helped patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs and automobiles.
  • Cooked appetizing and satisfying meals and snacks.
  • Scheduled and accompanied clients to medical appointments.
  • Maintained a clean, healthy and safe environment.
  • Assisted with patient transfer and ambulation.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Transported patients to other areas of the hospital in wheelchairs and gurneys.
  • Performed procedures and uses equipment as delegated by a licensed professional, including blood draws, foley catheter removal and EKGs.
  • Answered patient calls for care and feeding.
  • Assisted nurses with wound care for pressure ulcers, bed sores, and surgical site wounds.
  • Documents objective data and routine aspects of patient care.
  • Reported any unusual circumstances in the patients' condition or environment.
  • Provided a comforting and soothing environment.
  • Answered call lights and aided in patient comfort and safety by adjusting beds, lights, bed rails, pillows, patients' clothing and bedside tables/equipment.
  • Performed direct patient care aimed at increasing comfort, psycho, social and spiritual well-being by providing assistance with personal hygiene, physical comfort, nutrition, elimination, prevention of skin breakdown, rehabilitation and safety.
  • Monitored expiration of medical supplies and medications.
Pharmacy Technician, 10/2015 to 12/2016
Care One Pharmacy 2277 Reisterstown Rd, Baltimore, MD 21217
  • Monitored expiration of medical supplies and medications.
  • Counted Medication on daily basis
  • Packed medication, that was distributed to Nursing homes.
  • Followed pharmacist instructions on how to pack and package medications on daily basis.

Certified Nurse Assistant , 08/2014 to 08/2015
Best care Nursing agency 9335 Lee Hwy, Fairfax, VA 22031
  • Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress and concerns.
  • Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure and pulse.
  • Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients.
  • Tested and recorded blood glucose levels.
  • Changed sterile dressings.
  • Obtained information about clients' medical history, drug history, complaints and allergies.
  • Provided pre- and post-operative care.
  • Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding and elimination.
  • Helped patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs and automobiles.
  • Cooked appetizing and satisfying meals and snacks.
  • Scheduled and accompanied clients to medical appointments.
  • Scheduled and accompanied clients to medical appointments.
  • Maintained a clean, healthy and safe environment.
  • Obtained household supplies and ran daily errands.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Maintained sanitary residents' and program rooms.
  • Followed safe lifting techniques and individual resident lifting instructions.
  • Assisted in cleansing enemas, catheterization and bladder irrigations.
  • Assisted patients with ambulation and crutch walking.
  • Supported duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
  • Performed procedures and uses equipment as delegated by a licensed professional, including blood draws, foley catheter removal and EKGs.
  • Answered patient calls for care and feeding.
  • Monitored expiration of medical supplies and medications.

Education
Associate of Science: Life Science, 2016
Howard Community College - 10901 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Columbia, MD 21044
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Professional Summary

Professional Board-Certified Emergency Nurse with four years of experience seeking new opportunities in teaching.

Skills
  • Triage and Assessment
  • Eager to learn new skills
  • Fast learner
  • NIHSS stroke scale
  • Works well under pressure
  • Precepting nursing and paramedic students
Certifications
  • Board Certified Emergency Nurse (BCEN) obtained 02/2020
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification 08/2018-08/2020
  • Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) Certification 12/2016-12/2020
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification 08/2018-08/2020
  • PALS - Pediatric Advanced Life Support 06/2019-06/2021
  • ENPC-Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course 10/2018-10/2022
Work History
Registered Nurse, 01/2018 to Current
Honor Health Shea Medical Center Emergency Room Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Triage, assessment, and treatment of various illnesses and conditions in collaboration with the Emergency Room physicians
  • Discharge teaching and planning
Registered Nurse, Emergency Room Contractor, 01/2017 to 01/2018
AB Staffing Solutions Gilbert, AZ


  • Triage, assessment, and treatment of various illnesses and conditions in collaboration with the Emergency Room physicians
  • Discharge teaching and planning
  • Worked as a contract nurse for approximately 6 months until permanent work was found
Registered Nurse, 01/2016 to 01/2017
Unity Point Health Proctor Hospital- Emergency Department 5409 N Knoxville Ave, Peoria, IL 61614
  • Promoted to charge nurse after 5 months in the Emergency Department
  • Participated as a member of the Emergency Department Unit Council
  • Awarded February employee of the month through nominations from peers
  • Active member of different problem solving committees that met with administration. Ex: lab mislabeling
  • Triage, assessment, and treatment of various illnesses in collaboration with the Emergency Room Physicians
  • Discharge teaching and planning
Certified Nurse assistant, 01/2014 to 06/2016
CGH Medical Center-Emergency Department 100 E Le Fevre Rd, Sterling, IL 61081
  • Performed various skills: glucose checks, EKGs, blood draws, patient rounding, patient transport, primed IV tubing, pelvic exam assistance, spinal tap assistance, paged doctors, arranged patient transfers,  etc


Education
Associate of Applied Science: Nursing, 05/2016
Sauk Valley College - 173 Illinois 2, Dixon, IL 61021
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 07/2020
Grand Canyon University - Phoenix, AZ
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Professional Summary

Compassionate Florida Board Certified Registered Nurse specializing in telemetry, medical-surgical and behavioral health care with excellent people skills and dedicated work ethic. Expert in all aspects of patient care with success in working with multidisciplinary teams to create care plans focused on helping patients recover from medical or surgical procedures and manage complex disorders. Accomplished in leading unit-based groups to improve delivery of care and patient satisfaction. LPN with 19 months experience. Areas of expertise include Family Medicine, Call Center, Patient Information, Prescription Management. Twelve months of clinical expertise in Rehabilitation, Geriatrics, Pediatrics, and Wound Care. Looking for a position that involves high level of quality patient care and wide range of hands-on experience.

Skills
  • High level of autonomy
  • Quick learner
  • Patient/family focused
  • Adept at prioritizing/managing deadlines
  • IV certified
  • Nurse Call Center experience
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Safe NG tube insertion and removal
  • Thorough physical assessments
  • Foley catheter insertion/removal familiarity
  • Prescription management
  • EMR / EHR for Epic and Cerner
Work History
Licensed Practical Nurse, 12/2017 to 07/2019
Mayo Clinic Primary Care Jacksonville Beach, FL
  • Nurse Call Center with prescription management and medical management
  • Ensured safety and well-being of patients
  • Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment, and maintained patient flow
  • Routinely retracted patient throat cultures, urine cultures, flu swabs, and prepared them for lab submission
  • Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions, and follow-up care
  • Assessed need for, ordered, obtained, and interpreted appropriate lab tests
  • Interviewed patients to obtain medical information, weight and height measurements, and vital signs
  • Continually improved knowledge, skills, and performance based on feedback and self-identified professional developmental needs
  • Minimized staff and patient infection risk by cleaning and disinfecting equipment instruments
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport
  • Supported physicians during examinations and scans to assist with diagnostic procedures
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes
  • Answered incoming phone calls from patients to provide basic assistance and triage medical concerns
Early Childhood Teacher/ Teacher Assistant, 05/2016 to 12/2017
Wesley Child Development Center Jacksonville, FL
  • Successfully promoted growth and development of children between the ages of 6 weeks and 5 years
  • Developed and taught lessons on relevant children's books, poems, movies, and themes to promote student interest
  • Successfully improved student participation in the classroom through integration of creative role-playing exercises
Education
Associate of Science: Nursing, 05/2020
Florida State College At Jacksonville - Jacksonville, FL
  • Continuing education to be a Registered Nurse
  • Graduation date 04/06/2020
  • Graduated with 3.31 GPA
Practical Nurse Workforce Certificate: Nursing, Licensed Practical or Vocational, 2017
Florida State College at Jacksonville - Jacksonville, FL
GPA: 3.79
Associate of Arts: General Study, 2015
Florida State College at Jacksonville - Jacksonville, FL
GPA: 3.25
Technical Certificate: Scientific Workplace Preparation, 08/2019
Florida State College of Jacksonville - Jacksonville, FL
Certifications
  • Registered Nurse in Florida, Compact License, License Number RN 2020-2022
  • Licensed Practical Nurse in Florida, License Number PN, 2017-2022
  • Basic Life Support Certified 2016-2020
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certified June 30, 2020
  • IV Certified by the Florida Board of Nursing 2017-2021
  • Department of Children and Families 40-hour Childcare Training Certified
Clinical History

Registered Nursing Clinical

Wolfson Children's Hospital

  • July 2019
  • Orthopedic Floor

St. Vincent's Hospital

  • July 2019
  • Labor and Delivery

Memorial Hospital

  • July 2019, February 2020-March 2020
  • Intensive Care Unit, Operating Room

Baptist Medical Center at Fernandina Beach

  • August 2019-December 2019
  • Intensive Care Unit, Emergency Room

Florida State College of Jacksonville

  • January 2020
  • Medical Simulation Laboratory
  • Code, Diabetic Care, Emergency Care, Respiratory

Shadow Health

  • March 2020-May 2020
  • Online Simulation
  • Health History, Cardiovascular, Respiratory, Discharge

Practical Nursing Clinical

Lakeside Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

September 2016-December 2016

  • Health Education Training
  • Stoma Care
  • Vital Signs


St Catherine Laboure Manor - St. Vincent Medical Center

January 2017-May 2017

  • Medication Administration
  • Rehabilitation Treatment Training
  • Wound Care Training
  • Medical Procedures


Fletcher's Tendercare Medical Daycare

May 2017-June 2017

  • Pediatric Assessment Skills
  • Infant Nursing Care
  • Special Needs Nursing Care
  • Pediatric Medication Administration


Spring Gardens
of Orange Park ALF

May 2017-July 2017

  • Geriatric Procedure Training
  • Geriatric ALD Training
  • Geriatric Specific Assessment Skills
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Professional Summary
Newly graduated from The Robert T. White School of Practical Nursing, seeking a position in a facility that provides comprehensive and competent care for both common and complex medical conditions in patients of all ages.
Skills
  • Patient-focus care
  • Medication Administration
  • Application of the nursing process
  • Patient teaching
  • IV Therapy 
  • Patient Transfer and Movement
  • Documentation
  • Safety and asepsis
  • Professionalism
  • Reliable
  • Interpersonal Communication
Work History
Certified Nurse Assistant, 06/2014 to 10/2017
Crandall Medical Center Sebring, OH

  • Proficient in basic skills of patient care
  • Vital signs and patient observation
  • Excellent communication skills
Education
License: Practical Nursing, November 2017
The Robert T. White School of Practical Nursing - 500 Glamorgan St., Alliance, OH 44601

Certifications
  • CPR, First Aid, Basic Life Support , IV Certification
  • Certified Nursing Assistant;  1999 to present