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ER Nurses, also referred to as ICU Nurses or Emergency Room Nurses, provide medical care and specialized treatment to patients who are either critically injured or seriously ill. Skills incorporated into sample resumes of ER Nurses include performing phlebotomist tasks and EKGs on a daily basis, and assessing for changes in the patient's condition and keeping direct communication with physicians and other members of the health team regarding said changes. In addition to licensure, applicants must show a bachelor's degree, associate degree or diploma from an accredited nursing program on their resumes.

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1

Registered ER Nurse

Displayed expert clinical skills in managing the critical care of all categories of Emergency Department patients.

  • Reacted effectively in emergency scenarios, demonstrating sound decision-making that helped saved patient lives.
  • Utilized the nursing process based on staff and patient interviews.
  • Collaborated with other ER professionals to ensure effective patient care delivery-Identified patients' condition and addressed nursing care.
  • Assisted in the efficient operation of Emergency Room unit- Performed various medical assignments as required.
  • Continually look for opportunities for professional development and improvement.
  • Experience with Omnicell medication distribution and computerized charting.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Certificate
AS
Nursing
AS
Human Services
2

Pediatric ER Nurse

Accurately document all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions and follow-up care.

  • Utilize strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care.
  • Evaluate patient care needs, prioritize treatment to maintain patient flow.
  • Provide nursing care for admitted pediatric patients in a small 4 bed inpatient unit located within the Pediatric ER.
  • Help improve nursing excellence by serving on a Professional Suburban Nursing Development Committee.
  • Developed and implemented a toy cleaning policy for the Suburban Pediatric Unit. Continue to monitor infection control.
  • Provided patient care in local Emergency Rooms
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
3

ER Nurse

Assessed nature and extent of illness or injury.

  • Established and prioritized medical procedures and need for additional assistance.
  • Worked in multidisciplinary team providing emergency care and treatment to patients.
  • Monitored cardiac patient, using electrocardiograph.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BSN
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Rehabilitation Practitioner Ccrp
4

Staff Rn/charge Nurse/er Nurse

  • Supervised nursing and other health care personnel during a shift.
  • Consulted and coordinated directly with physicians to assess, plan, implement, monitor, and evaluate patient care plans from admission through discharge.
  • Maintained accurate, detailed reports and records.
  • Monitored, recorded and reported symptoms and changes in patients' conditions.
  • Instructed individuals and families on topics such as health education, disease prevention and management, and developed health improvement programs.
  • Prepared patients for, and assisted with, examinations and treatments.
  • Assisted in OR as IV and recovery nurse.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
Nursing-graduate Level
Case Management
5

ER Nurse

Provide emergency medical care to an average of 15-25 critically ill patients per shift within a 39-bed Emergency Services Department.

  • Assessment and placement of patients as a triage RN.
  • Ensure the provision of quality emergency medical care to patients requiring emergency treatment in accordance with physician orders, hospital policy, and standard nursing practice.
  • Perform patient assessment and nursing diagnosis.
  • Manage the planning and implementation of interventions.
  • Coordinate patient referrals and discharge planning activities.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Nursing
6

ER Nurse

Provided direct patient care; assessed, planned, implemented, evaluated and documented individual patient needs, actions taken and patient responses; coordinated patient care through collaboration with the patient/family and healthcare team.

  • Identified and met patient/family learning and discharge needs upon admission through discharge; executed necessary trauma, emergency and rapid assessment processes while providing comfort and care to patients and families in emergency situations.
  • Assisted with various emergency procedures, treatments and techniques; worked within a multi-disciplinary environment to ensure that the highest level of care was maintained at all times.
  • Performed focused assessment of chief complaint on each patient in a timely manner according to established triage guidelines.
  • Applied expertise in rapid assessments and treatments, particularly upon patient arrival to the ER during initial phase of acute illness and trauma; treated a variety of illnesses or injury in children and adults, from minor bacterial infections, to cardiac arrests, to emergency trauma situations.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
AS
Nursing / Rn
Voc
Vocational Degree
7

ER Nurse

Provide care for patients suffering from trauma, acute cardiac events, drug
Overdose, gastro intestinal bleeding and psychiatric emergencies.

  • Acquire and record patient information.
  • Prepare patients for surgical and radiological procedures.
  • Initiate and maintain IV therapy and operate 12 lead EKG with bedside patient monitoring.
  • Delegate appropriate task with ancillary staff
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
HS
Clinical
8

Per Diem ER Nurse

Provided direct emergency nursing care to variety of non-trauma patients

  • Performed initial assessment/ lab draws, IV lines and drips, EKG's, Doppler's and other tests
  • Assisted physicians during various procedures; such as bandaging post procedure wounds
  • Offered patient teaching and discharge from ER or transferring to the floor hospital bed
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
AS
Nursing
BS
Bachelor of Science
MS
Family Nurse Practitioner
9

Icu-ccu & ER Nurse

Worked with critical care patients

  • Administered and managed IV drug therapy
  • Experienced assessment skills
  • Worked with a variety of monitoring equipment
  • Assisted with critical care procedures
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Nursing
10

Staff Nurse / ER Nurse

  • Assigned in the Emergency room and Medical-Surgical
  • Planned and gave comprehensive quality care to the patients' needs: physical, spiritual, psychological,
  • Attended emergency cases, providing immediate
  • Administered oral and parenteral medications,
  • Made rounds to the patients for assessment and endorsed accordingly after the shift.
  • Assisted the doctor during rounds, procedures and referrals and carried out the orders.
  • Supervised the care given by the midwives or nursing
  • Gave health teachings when necessary.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Nursing

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