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Staff Nurses are responsible for a patient's day-to-day direct care after he or she is admitted to the hospital. Example resumes of Staff Nurses show tasks like analyzing and interpreting nursing and information systems data in order to improve nursing services, and participating in professional conferences in order to keep abreast of developments in informatics. Staff Nurses' resumes should reflect a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, as well as a current state Registered Nurse license.

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Staff Nurse

Maintained clinical nursing skills through consistent placement of intravenous lines, catheters, and dressings

  • Enhanced critical thinking skills by caring for patients with complex and interrelated diagnoses
  • Recorded patient data in a computerized charting system
  • Ensured proper patient care through assistance with activities of daily living
  • Emphasized team work within nursing staff by assisting coworkers in need and delegating tasks appropriately
  • Generated supportive patient and family communication techniques
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
AA
Nursing
2

Staff Nurse

Provided direct patient care as a staff nurse in the ICU, telemetry unit and radiology departments.

  • Fulfilled duties of charge nurse by supervising and managing staff members.
  • Acted as a preceptor to new nurses by providing orientation and basic life support education.
  • Played an instrumental part in the reformation of shift-to-shift information transfer methods.
  • Evaluated existing standards of care for efficacy and implemented standards to better accommodate governmental credentialing agencies.
  • Organized appointments and coordinated care throughout patient services.
  • Provided preparations and assistance to physician with diagnostic procedures.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
3

Staff Nurse Medical - Oncology Unit

Implemented total patient care through a team nursing process covering 10-14 high acuity patients per shift.

  • Educated patients and families on health maintenance and illness prevention, disease process, diagnostic procedures and adverse reactions related to chemotherapies and other medications.
  • Skillfully managed the care of implantable devices such as Port-a-caths, PICC lines and other vascular access devices.
  • Applied analytical skills in assessing conditions and implementing appropriate interventions.
  • Fulfilled the role of charge nurse evaluating staff requirements and patient care assignments for a 42 bed medical oncology unit.
  • Provided leadership and supervised nursing assistants and other staff.
  • Successfully orientated new staff to the unit.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
4

Staff Nurse, Clinical Level II

Provided primary care to a diverse population of moderate to medically complex children with special healthcare needs and their families based on their physical, developmental, psycho-social, safety and educational needs

  • Assessed, planned, implemented, evaluated and documented patient care as well as patient response to interventions for both acute sick visits and well check-ups
  • Assisted physicians and nurse practitioners with in-office procedures
  • Administered vaccines, treatments and point-of-care testing when indicated
  • Performed telephone triage and documented home care advice
  • Provided patient and family education regarding follow-up and home care instructions
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Civil Engineering
5

Staff Nurse/charge Nurse

Primary care, assessment and evaluation of medical surgical, telemetry and orthopedic patients.

  • As a relief charge nurse on the unit oversaw average of 36 patients per shift.
  • Oversaw and managed clinical and support staff in patient care activities while maintaining high level of staff morale and professionalism.
  • Initiated hospital-wide policy change for improvement
  • Effectively supervised LPNs, NAs and non-clinical staff.
  • Contributed to successful department JCAHO accreditation
  • Ensured HIPAA compliance
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
MS
Nursing
6

Staff Nurse

Monitored and assessed critically ill patients ranging from respiratory failure, sepsis, stroke, diabetic acidosis, multi-system failure, and drug overdoses.

  • Administered/titrated multiple IV drips such as sedation drugs, vasopressors, antibiotics, and anti-arrhythmics.
  • Proficient at interpreting EKG strips.
  • Assisted physicians in bedside procedures like vascular line insertions, bronchoscopies, and endotracheal intubation.
  • Managed patients on ventilators and coordinated with respiratory therapists and doctors when necessary.
  • Provided support to patient families by communicating frequently keeping them updated on status of loved one.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Nursing
7

Staff Nurse in Heart Failure, Heart Transplant

Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans.

  • Monitored acute conditions, developed patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations, and nursing diagnoses.
  • Provided necessary health education training for post-operative care and LVAD patients
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams.
  • Followed standard of care for patients waiting for heart and post-heart transplants.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
AS
Nursing
BS
Bachelor of Science
MA
Health Law
8

Level Three Detox Facility Staff Nurse

Completed patient admissions and discharges, implemented treatment protocols, provided patient care

  • Acted in Charge Nurse roll, obtained staffing coverage, acted as a resource and trained staff
  • Triaged patients' medical and psychiatric issues and obtained appropriate treatment interventions.
  • Educated patients on health care needs, medications, conditions, options etc.
  • Collaborated with Nursing Manager and Medical Director in implementing new treatment protocols.
  • Maintained patient charts, EMRs, and confidential files.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
9

Staff Nurse/nurse Trainer

Provided quality nursing care in the ambulatory setting to individual patients and their families

  • Trained new nurses and medical assistants and completed training paperwork
  • Escorted, triaged and obtained patients' vital signs
  • Administered medications and started IVs for hydration and antibiotic therapy
  • Sterilized, set up instruments and assisted physicians in minor procedures
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Nursing
10

Charge Nurse/staff Nurse

Responsible for supervising, scheduling, and assigning duties to a staff of ten.

  • Troubleshooting problems with patients or staff, analyzed needs generated referrals to appropriate resources.
  • Responsible for patient transport in a safe and timely manner when patient is unresponsive.
  • Coordinated admissions.
  • Collaborated daily with physicians and healthcare team to achieve optimum patient care.
  • Educated patients on proper transferring techniques.
  • Admitted/discharged patients and distributed medications as needed.
  • Served as a role model in creating warm environment for families, staff, physicians, patients, and visitors.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science

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