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