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Critical Care Nurses are responsible for providing health care services to patients who are critically ill. Common work activities mentioned on a Critical Care Nurse resume example are handling medical emergencies, assisting physicians, preparing patients for procedures, administering treatments, and ensuring advanced life support. Those looking to become Critical Care Nurses should demonstrate throughout their resumes nursing expertise, the ability to make quick and sound decisions, teamwork and communication. Eligible candidates are registered nurses and hold at least an Associate's Degree in nursing science.

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Critical Care Nurse Fellow

Completed AACN's essentials of Critical Care Orientation course

  • Participated in professional seminars addressing comprehensive assessment skills, patient care management, interdisciplinary collaboration and nursing models of care delivery
  • Exercised nursing skills and critical thinking within simulated critical care scenarios at NSLIJ Patient Safety Institute state-of-the-art simulation facilities
  • Oriented in direct patient care for the critically ill under experienced ICU nurses
Candidate Info
5
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BS
Nursing
42

Staff Critical Care Nurse

Neurology/Neurosurgery Intensive Care Unit

  • Post op craniotomies for tumor resections
  • Stroke patients- SAH, IVH, IPH, ICH, SDH
  • Pre and post angiogram patients
  • Monitoring of EVDs, lidco's, lumbar drains, arterial lines, central venous lines
  • Titration and maintenance of vasoactive drugs & sedatives
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BS
Nursing
43

Critical Care Nurse /post-anesthesia Care

11 years experience in post-operative care unit

  • Highly skilled in providing care to patients, knowledge of hemodynamic and pain control
  • Hands on experience in coordinating consultants with physicians and ensures quality care to patients
  • Coordinates patient care and discharge planning
  • Provides clinical skills in emergency care/ IV infusions/ phlebotomy/ respiratory treatments/cardiac monitoring/wound care
  • Charge Nurse on evening shift
  • Performs monthly reviews and chart audits
  • Works per diem in units of hospitals in addition to PACU
  • IV infusions/monitors patients/safely discharges patients /Emergency care
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
Education
44

Critical Care Nurse III

Provides primary care to complicated, critically ill patients with cardiovascular/pulmonary health deficits

  • Maintains and enhances skills and knowledge through continuing education
  • Consistently answers patients/families questions to the best knowledge
  • Takes the initiative to listen/explain/inform and respect privacy
  • Takes responsibility, is personally accountable and acts as team player
  • Recognizes and respects cultural diversity
  • Contributes to the Center's commitment to quality and financial viability
  • Acts a preceptor to all new employees and teaches the roles needed to succeed
  • Uses the Nursing Process skills to develop, implement and evaluate age appropriate plan of care
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy, Intra Aortic Balloon Pump, Impella Heart Device certified
  • Proficient in moderate sedation, defibrillation, chest tube drainage system and safe patient handling
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
AS
Nursing
BA
Science
BA
Science
45

Critical Care Nurse

Primary care of patients who are intubated, ventilator management, and hemodynamically unstable.

  • Monitoring and titration of vasopressors like dopamine, levophed, phenylephrine, dobutamine, isuprel drips and others.
  • Monitoring and titration of sedation drips like diprivan and versed drips and others.
  • PA or Swan Ganz catheter care.
  • Arterial line care and management.
  • Central line care and management.
  • Post PTCA patient care and monitoring.
  • Care of STEMI and non code stemi patients.
  • Care of patients with CHF'
  • Care of post cardiac arrest patients (induced hypothermia).
  • Care of post VATS, chest tube care and management.
Candidate Info
31
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
46

Critical Care Nurse

Provided necessary triage.

  • Identify urgent medical problem
  • Document medical history
  • Perform procedures such as intubation, IV placing and medication administration
  • Collaborated with physicians and members of medical team
  • Communicated with patients and family to assist in care.
  • BLS
  • ACLS
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
BS
Management Information Systems
MS
Master of Science
47

Critical Care Nurse, MICU, Emergency

Oversaw operations in the critical care setting of hospital.

  • Has suggested many improvement ideas to upper management.
  • Improved morale among staff.
  • Has significant nursing knowledge.
  • Assume responsibilities for operations in critical care setting.
  • Proven professional.
  • Leadership Training
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
MS
Nursing
MA
Master of Arts
48

Critical Care Nurse Educator

  • Resourcefully develop and implement Intensive Care orientation program.
  • Serve as Chair of Telemetry Certification Program, Mock Code Program Development, and Early Mobilization of Mechanically Ventilated Patients Initiative.
  • Spearhead low-fidelity monthly simulation project for Intensive Care Unit.
  • Co-chair of Critical Care Specialty Council and member of Nursing Professional Practice Council.
  • Apply keen attention to detail toward performing ICU Safety Event Report evaluation and debriefing.
  • Serve as member of Induced Hypothermia Team.
  • Administer general nursing orientation program to newly-hired personnel.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Biology
BS
Nursing
MS
Nursing Leadership & Management
49

Critical Care Nurse

  • Level II Neurology, Surgical, Trauma, and Cardiac Care
  • Continuous assessment and monitoring of the critically ill patient.
  • Follow evidence-based practice when planning clinical interventions.
  • Implement an appropriate plan of care.
  • Communicate clearly and effectively with clinicians regarding changes in patient condition.
  • Complete accurate and thorough clinical documentation.
  • Titration of vasoactive drugs, sedation, and pain medications for desired effect.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Nursing
BS
Nursing
Psychology

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