Hospital Nurse Resume

Added on August 18, 2011 in H, Health Care Resumes by admin

JENNIFER KELLY
162 Monaco Parkway
Rochester, New York 14602
(585) 777-7777
Kelly777@internet.com
SUMMARY:
Graduate Nurse with over 10 years’ healthcare experience, which includes patient care in long-term care facilities and private homes. Experience dealing with a broad range of medical conditions, including ventilator-dependent, dialysis, cardiac rehabilitation, post-operative orthopaedic, emphysema, heart failure, and Alzheimer patients. Outstanding interpersonal skills, including strong patient rapport, excellent ability to relate to patient families, and capacity to interact with nurses, physicians, and other providers. Demonstrated leadership skills, including directing activities of nursing aides and fulfilling other supervisory functions.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:
LPN / Staff Nurse, Rochester General Hospital; Rochester, NY Jan 2008 – Present
– Provide direct patient care for two to five patients in a critical care step-down unit
– Address patients’ respiratory needs, including ventilator care.
– Implement treatment plans consistent with directions of physicians and RNs
LPN / Team Leader, Kirk Haven Transitional Care; Rochester, NY 2004 – 2007
(An Affiliate of Strong Memorial Hospital &Highland)
– Accountable for day-to-day care of up to 70 residents in a long-term care setting
– Supervised and delegated duties to six Certified Nursing Aides
– Addressed treatment needs of Alzheimer, kidney dialysis, and cardiac/orthopaedic rehab. patients
– Conferred with physicians, therapists, and other providers to develop and implement care plans
– Assessed residents on a daily basis and reported changes to physicians and/or Nurse Practitioners
– Interacted with families of residents to discuss care plans and otherwise address any concerns
– Assisted Registered Nurse in fulfilling “Charge Nurse” duties on a recurring basis
Nurse’s Aide (Private Duty), theSchmidt Family / Leon Baumann; Rochester, NY 1999 – 2004
– Addressed daily living needs of geriatric patients in their homes.
– Under direction of RNs and physicians, administered medications for heart failure and hypertension
– Assisted clients with nutrition, ambulation, and daily exercise regimes
– Conferred with nurses, physicians, and family members to discuss care plans and other issues
Personal Care Assistant (Private Duty), Laura Rosenthal; Rochester, NY 1988 – 1989
– Fulfilled the daily living needs of patient with emphysema and congestive heart failure

EDUCATION:
Associate of Applied Science, Nursing May 2007
Erie Community College; Rochester, NY
GPA: 3.76 (through Fall 2007) I Enrolled in Advanced Standing Two Semester Option for LPNs
Eligible to sit for Registered Nurse certification examination.

Certificate – Licensed Practical Nurse 2004
Nazareth College; Rochester, NY
Graduated in Top 20% of class I Clinical Rotations at Strong Memorial Hospital

CERTIFICATIONS:
Licensed Practical Nurse / CPR Certified / Basic Life Support (BLS) / Telemetry Certified

References Available Upon Request

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