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Registered Nurses provide care to patients by monitoring their health conditions, planning their long-term care needs, administering medicine, and advising patients and their families on how to care for the patient's illness after a hospital stay, amongst other duties. Skills shown on sample resumes of Registered Nurses include monitoring patients during conscious sedation, and educating patients on procedures and discharge instructions. Registered Nurses should be able to show a bachelor's of science or associate's degree in nursing on their resumes, or proof of graduation from an accredited and approved nursing program.

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1

Registered Nurse

Full-time, night shift RN for 12 bed Hospice house.

  • Administered medications, provided treatments and assisted with activities of daily living for clients receiving Palliative Care.
  • Provided education for clients and family regarding end-of-life and the dying process.
  • Coordinated with interdisciplinary team members according to client's plan of care.
  • Delegated tasks to ancillary staff. Attended End-of-life Nursing Consortium (ELNEC) training.
  • Selected for "Employee of the Quarter" June 2010 and February 2011.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Nursing
2

Registered Nurse

Directed and coordinated the daily operational aspects of a 22-bed cardiac unit to continuously provide quality, outcome-focused nursing care

  • Determined clinical needs of diverse patients
  • Established and maintained long-term, quality relationship with relatives of patient to effectively communicate every important aspect of the health care
  • Took charge of assigning patients, reviewing records to assess their medical conditions, and directing physician to schedule a therapy, as necessary
  • Worked collaboratively with dieticians, home health teams, occupational/physical therapy teams, and other healthcare teams to determine if patients are going to be discharged from the acute care setting of a hospital
  • Consistently provided exceptional patient care to continuously secure new patients
  • Instructed patients on their disease, treatment, and care plan to enhance their quality of life and promote a positive attitude
  • Functioned effectively as preceptor for nursing students and nurse externs and educated them on nursing skills including the prioritizing, direct patient care, medication administration, school counseling, disease processes, and health promotion teaching skills when educating patients
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
MS
Healthcare Administration
3

Registered Nurse

Managed the disbursement of drugs and supplies in the Internal Medicine ward of 56 beds capacity while maintaining the inventory and auditing.

  • Diligently planned, coordinated and executed quality nursing care for 20 assigned patients simultaneously while constantly communicating with a staff of 12 including other nurses, doctors and technicians.
  • Directed and consulted five junior health team members and other colleagues to meet the goal of providing quality comprehensive health care and consultation to the patients.
  • Worked in H1N1 (Swine Flu outbreak, 2009) Crisis Unit, effectively quarantined and managed approximately 125 affected patients over a period of two months.
  • Software Skills: Certified-Microsoft Excel, SPSS, Stat tools, Microsoft Office PowerPoint and Word
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
MA
Marketing
Research
4

Registered Nurse

Assessed patient's status through interview, observation and physical assessment

  • Managed patient care as well as medication, orders and treatments
  • Monitor cardiac and physical status of the patient under care
  • Maintained patient's critical records and assisted with execution of the physician's orders
  • Administered treatments and sterile procedures
  • Developed plan of care that included educational and discharge planning interventions
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Medical Assisting
AS
Nursing
5

Registered Nurse

Performed physical exams and medical health histories for new and returning patients.

  • Provided health promotion, patient counseling and patient education.
  • Established treatment plans and coordinated care in collaboration with a wide array of health care
  • Performed diagnostic tests, venipunctures, sonograms and inseminations.
  • Administered medications and provided subcutaneous and intramuscular injection teaching.
  • Assisted with hysterosalpingograms, mock embryo transfers and embryo transfers.
  • Orchestrated the completion of Family and Medical Leave Act and Disability paperwork.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
BS
Nursing
6

Registered Nurse

Telemetry/CCU

  • Served as charge nurse delegating responsibilities and task to staffed nurses including overseeing all patient care.
  • Collaborated with the medical team to provide acute care for up to 7 unstable adult patients.
  • Monitored patients with acute and chronic cardiac diseases for arrhythmias.
  • Treated unstable patients with IV Drip and IV push medications; monitored for effectiveness and side effects.
  • Participated and trained in events of cardiac arrest/ fatal arrhythmias by performing CPR, vitals and medication administration.
  • Provided pre- and post-operative care to patients undergoing pacemaker and AICD implantations.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
BS
Management
BS
Bachelor of Science
7

Registered Nurse

Coordinated patient care, team activities, and plan of care with other healthcare team members

  • Implemented care in a knowledgeable and skillful manner
  • Evaluated effectiveness of care through comparing patient response with observable outcomes
  • Initiated discharge planning based on admission assessment
  • Monitored patients' progress and readiness for discharge by focusing on physical/psychosocial health status assessment of patient in an ongoing, systematic manner
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Nursing
BS
Marketing
Sales And Marketing
8

Registered Nurse Care Manager Coordinator

A work at home environment that required extensive knowledge regarding current standards of HIV/AIDS care and case management processes.

  • Responsible for case load of approximately 300 HIV positive patients. Educating regarding latest treatment protocols in HIV/AIDS management.
  • Interviewed patients and families to assess needs and risk categories to develop and implement appropriate plans of care.
  • Monitored hospital, emergency department, outpatient and ancillary services; lab values and patient satisfaction to determine patient satisfaction to determine program effectiveness.
  • Established long and short term goals for the patient/family which were S-M-A-R-T (Smart, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic, Timely)
  • Created an individualized plan of action in collaboration with the patient, family and medical caregivers and community agencies.
  • Implemented, monitored and evaluated the plan of care and its effectiveness. Revised as necessary.
  • Educated patients regarding the disease process and medications, methods for improving medication compliance, available community resources and other pertinent information.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
9

Clinical Registered Nurse - Intermediate Care Unit

Assessed, planned & evaluated patient needs to provide age & culturally appropriate care

  • Assessed, documented & provided wound care
  • Carried out physician orders & administered prescribed medications & treatments
  • Administered injections, placed IV catheters and administered IV therapy
  • Monitored & provided respiratory and ventilator management
  • Mentored student nurses
  • Monitored, recorded, and communicated patient condition to serve as primary coordinator of care
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Certificate
AS
Nursing
10

Registered Nurse

Coordinated and delivered direct care for geriatric residents to help attain maximal potential and overall well-being.

  • Serve as a resident advocate to ensure that the resident's medical and emotional needs are recognized and met.
  • Accountable for supervising the nursing care provided by professional and ancillary nursing staff.
  • Record accurate and prompt documentation of all nursing tasks.
  • Provided professional assessments of the needs and desires of the residents.
  • Communicated with family and interdisciplinary staff to provide holistic resident care.
  • Performed medical care as directed by the Health Care Provider and set up medications for proper administration.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
6
months
at this job
BS
Nursing

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