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Volunteer Nurses complete the same tasks like any other nurse, but are not remunerated for their work. A typical example resume for Volunteer Nurse highlights duties such as providing patient care, monitoring vital signs, administering medication, assisting patients with hygiene, assisting hospital front desk, taking samples for testing, operating medical equipment, and ensuring emotional support. Based on our collection of resume samples, Volunteer Nurses should demonstrate clinical skills, bedside manners, the ability to work in a stressful environment, and decision making. Volunteer Nurses are required to hold at least an Associate’s Degree and a state license.

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Volunteer Nurse

Assisted physicians in caring for the homeless and uninsured by providing care in a walk in clinic setting

  • Performed initial assessments and assisted with physicals and follow up care
  • Educated and advised patients on proper care of newly diagnosed as well as chronic illness
  • Ensured with the assistance of the director patients were able to obtain medications and remain compliant
  • Created and implemented a diabetic foot clinic night for university nursing project
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Business Administration
BS
Nursing
Candidate Msn
2

Volunteer Nurse

  • Assisted with patient history taking, admissions, discharges or transfers and ensured that all
  • Assessed vitals and observed patients to determine changes in their condition, recorded and reported it to the physician
  • Consulted and coordinated with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate
  • Administered patient's medications in daily basis and times, Monitored and assisted all aspects of patient care, including hygiene, diet and physical activity
  • Prepared patients for, and assisted with examinations and treatments
Candidate Info
10
months in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BS
Nursing
3

Volunteer Nurse

  • Provided direct patient care for Haitian victims of the January 12, 2010 earthquake.
  • Provided pin care for post-op patients with hardware, complete care for quadriplegics and hemiplegics, and assisted with the application of prosthetics and treatment for wound care provided for amputees.
  • Coordinated maintenance of suprapubic catheters, pain management for burn patients, and cardiac monitoring of PACU patients.
  • Administered analgesics, antibiotics both orally and intravenously.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
BS
Nursing
MS
Nursing
4

Volunteer Nurse

Worked under the supervision of an RN providing bedside care, treatments and clinical documentation for patients on Medical Surgical Nursing, Emergency units.

  • Coordinated medication administration, IV's and dressing changes.
  • Facilitated admissions, discharges and transfers, prepared chart notes, documented care plans, assessments, interventions and responses and participated with the interdisciplinary team.
  • Checked and recorded peripheral circulation or pulses.
  • Assisted with patient blood product administration/transfusion.
  • Collected sputum and urine specimen and sent to the laboratory for examination.
  • Performed assessments, regulated Intravenous Therapy.
  • Administered intramuscular, and subcutaneous injections, and oral medications.
  • Inserted Foley catheters, removed sutures/staples, suction oral airways, and inserted NG tubes.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Physical Therapy
BS
Nursing
5

Volunteer Nurse

Quezon City, a 766-bed tertiary hospital under the supervision of the Department of National Defense serving World War II Veterans, Retired AFP Military personnel and their dependents

  • Provided direct bedside care and physical comfort to patients.
  • Took vital signs, TPR and recorded in flow sheets.
  • Went with doctors' rounds together with the regular staff nurses.
  • Assisted in pre-operative, diagnostic, treatment procedures in the area.
  • Assisted in effecting the therapeutic milieu, like keeping immediate environment clean and tidy, upkeeping the bedside tables.
  • Engaged in and/or assisted in individual, group health teachings to patients' re-identified problems during hospital stay/discharge planning.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Nursing
Continuing
Nursing
6

Volunteer Nurse Aide

Assisted the volunteer nurses at a free clinic to provide quality health care to the uninsured.

  • Took vital signs and assisted in intake interviews.
  • Assisted in patient education on diet and medication compliance.
  • Cleaned and prepared patient rooms.
  • Assisted in organizing the pharmacy to facilitate more effective medication distribution.
Candidate Info
6
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BSN
Nursing
MA
Drama Therapy
7

Volunteer Nurse

  • Obtained data and administered SVN treatments, Hemoglobin A1c, Accuchecks, EKG strips, Fast Streptococcus Test, and Urinanalysis tests.
  • Successfully gathered patient history and prepared room for physical examination before and after physician consultations.
  • Efficiently completed lab documentation in proper log book and/or computer database.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
8

Volunteer Nurse

  • Assisted the Clinic Director as needed.
  • Weighed patients and take their blood pressure and other vital signs; take patient medical history.
  • Performed simple lab tests such as urine dipsticks, finger stick glucose and hemoglobin.
  • Administered medications and injections as prescribed by the primary care provider.
  • Assisted the primary care provider with procedures by preparing appropriate instruments and sterile field.
  • Provided patient instruction and educational materials as needed.
Candidate Info
5
months in
workforce
5
months
at this job
C
Certificate
Staff Nurse
9

Volunteer Nurse

Worked in a team of nine to fourteen to coordinate for and provide triage and basic healthcare for the concerns of a school populace of 350 + international students and 20 staff

  • Responsible for ordering lab work for students and teachers online through Care360 connected with an outside facility, Quest Diagnostics
  • Helped to decide office hours for each of the team members based on the previously noted need on certain days as well as the schedule of each team member
  • Involved with the inventory, filling and re-stocking of 40 first aid kits for the residences of the students
  • Took part in weekly rotation to be on call 24/7 with the medical office cell phone
  • Attended weekly coordination meetings with the senior physician overseeing the team concerning the current circulating health problems, any specific cases or concerns in general
  • Contributed in discussions concerning emergency drills to evacuate all persons in the school building and the specifics of setting up a temporary field hospital at the evacuation location
  • Took part in a fire marshal training session regarding how to approach and move injured persons in emergencies using different techniques
  • Acted in emergency drills as fire marshal medical personnel
  • Responsible with one other medical professional for the health care needs of 300 plus students and 40 staff during a week-long summer church college training
  • Volunteer nurse/first aid personnel with two others at a weekend college conference to care for the needs of 200 plus students and staff
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Nursing
10

Volunteer Nurse Aide

Assisted nurses and patients on a telemetry unit

  • Restocked and organized medical cabinets. Ensured the safe transport of patients and patient's lab work to their appropriate location in the hospital
  • Conducted a systematic review of research comparing the effectiveness of prophylaxis treatment in the prevention of deep venous thrombosis in hospitalized adult medical patients
  • Developed and presented poster, "A shot or a squeeze: Which prevents DVT?"
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Nursing

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