Registered Nurse Resume

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

Katherine Murphy, RN
202 Bridges Road Tel: 415-777-7777
San Francisco CA 94101 katherine@internet.com

PROFILE
Recent RN graduate with 13 years’ experience in healthcare and nursing profession.Comprehensive knowledge of nursing procedures and committed to delivering quality patient care. Successful in managing time and prioritizing tasks. Communicate, well with staff, family, and patients. Punctual, reliable, and able to be counted on in a crisis.
-Awarded scholarship from the Long-Term Care Federation for continued studies in nursing.

EDUCATION, LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATIONS
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, May, 2010
University of San Francisco, School of Nursing, San Francisco, CA
License: #394-3234
Associates in Science; Nurse Education, 2001
City College of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Licensed Practical Nurse, California
License: #485-0130
CPR, The American Heart Association, 2001

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
THE SEQUOIAS – San Francisco, CA 2005-2008
Charge Nurse
Provided high quality patient care in a 250-bed residential nursing facility. Supervised certified nursing assistants, Rehabilitation Aides, and assisted in training new licensed staff. Performed patient assessments, developed care plans, and coordinated with other disciplines including: physical therapy, occupational therapy, dietary, activities and consult with psychologists, pharmacists and social workers regularly. Distributed medications, as indicated by physicians;order and documented lab by lab cards.
• Supervised night shifts as the one licensed nurse on duty
• Provided patient care in Medicare unit, observing patients progress with medication, treatment and rehabilitations reviewed shift documentation ensuring accuracy and completeness of forms and monthly summaries
• Resolved pharmacy problems relating to delay and reimbursement issues and ensured compliance with documentation requirements
• Received rarely issues management recognition award for excellence in nursing, flexibility and willingness to work varied shifts to accommodate scheduling needs.

COURTYARD CARE REHAB–San Jose CA 2003-2005
Nurse
Provided outsourced nursing care in various settings: Medsurg Detox, Special needs school, Long term Care Group Home, Adult Care

MERRILL GARDEN – San Jose CA 1997-2003
Charge Nurse(2001-2003); Certified Nurses Aide(1997-2001)
Supervised staff of ten CNAs and one Rehabilitation Aide, in providing nursing care for two floors, 40 patients each. Monitored blood glucose, labs, therapeutic drug levels andequipment, performed assessments, treatments, and documentation organized staff/patient assignments and patient care.

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