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Sample resume for a nurse

Sample resume for a nurse

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Addison Joyce, RN
963 E. Main Street
elena, MT 59601

Registered Nurse

Skilled and highly trained healthcare professional with proven experience providing quality, evidence-based patient care within dynamic and high-pressure environments.

Areas of Expertise

§ Taking & Recording Vitals

§ Basic & Advanced Life Support

§ Blood Draws & Phlebotomy

§ Emergency & Urgent Care

§ JCAHO/HIPAA Compliance

§ Electronic Medical Record

§ Patient Education & Support

§ Cross-cultural Communication

§ Medication Administration

Professional Experience

Registered Nurse, Intensive Care Unit | St. Andrew’s Hospital, Missoula, MT    7/2011 to Present

Serve as charge nurse caring for patients with life-threatening illnesses including heart and respiratory failure, overdoses, trauma, and infectious diseases.

  • Contribute to development of patient care plans and assessments; earned special pin award for superior patient care and interventions.
  • Swiftly respond to patients with substance abuse issues, delivering calm, level-headed solutions to diffuse stressful situations and maintain safety and security of patients and staff.
  • Established reputation for nursing excellence, excelling as receptive team member and forging superior relationships with staff and patients.
  • Recognized for serving as consistent patient advocate while communicating compassionately and effectively with patients, families, and caregivers to facilitate outstanding level of care and service.

Rehabilitation Nurse | Basic Medical Center, Seattle, WA                                      6/2006 to 7/2011

Offered bedside care, treatment, and clinical documentation for 25+ patients per day with cardiac, oncology, and medical-surgical diagnoses within rehabilitation facility.

  • Orchestrated interdisciplinary care through close collaboration with MD and ancillary staff; prepared patient chart notes to facilitate admissions, discharges, and transfers.
  • Performed medication administration, dressing changes, IVs, N/G feedings, and peg tube feedings; monitored equipment patency.
  • Contributed to development of patient care plans and assessments; earned special pin award for superior patient care and interventions.

Additional experience as Registered Nurse (RN) from 2004 to 2006 with multiple medical centers, hospitals, and assisted living facilities.

Education & Certificates

Bachelor of Arts in Nursing | Montana State University, Bozeman, MT

Registered Nurse (RN), State of Montana

CPR for Healthcare Workers | BLS/ALS | Phlebotomy

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