Certified Nurse Resume Samples

As such the job description of a Certified Nurse includes wearing different hats. A Certified Nurse’s basic duty is to provide patient care and assist them in their day-to-day activities. The other duties that are typically outlined in the Certified Nurse Resume include – bathing and dressing patients, serving meals and medications to patients, taking vital signs, turning or repositioning bedridden patients, collecting information from caregivers and Doctors, helping Doctors during surgical procedures, assisting patients during pre and post-operation activities.

To become a Certified Nurse, the following skills are expected – the ability to think independently and work as per the given direction, the patience to deal with a different type of patient, computer literacy, excellent personal hygiene, and the ability to listen and show compassion to distressing patients. To complete the federal requirements, high school education or a GED is compulsory, all certified Nurses are also expected to complete successfully the relevant training course as well.

Certified Nurse Resume example

Certified Nurse Resume

Headline : Enthusiastic and dedicated nurse staff provides 24-hour care, seven days a week. From helping residents prepare for their day to assisting them to participate in exciting activities. Ability to positively impact their quality of life by providing the best possible care.

Skills : Time Management, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided patients' personal hygiene by giving bedpans, urinals, baths, backrubs, shampoos.
    2. Assisted with travel to the bathroom; helping with showers and baths.
    3. Provided for activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, feeding patients as necessary.
    4. Positionedpatients, providing fresh water and nourishment between meals.
    5. Provided adjunct care by administering enemas, douches, nonsterile dressings, surgical preps.
    6. Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight; testing urine.
    7. Provided patient comfort by utilizing resources and materials; transporting patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS


Certified Nurse Assistant Resume

Headline : To perform various direct patient care activities under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Perform clerical functions, such as handling phone and answering inquiries from patients and visitors.

Skills : Clinical Skills, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Answered patients' call lights and requests.
    2. Reported observations of the patient to the nursing supervisor.
    3. Documented actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records.
    4. Maintained work operations by following policies and procedures.
    5. Protected organization's value by keeping patient information confidential.
    6. Served and protected the hospital community by adhering to professional standards.
    7. Assisted with medical examinations. 
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Nursing


Certified Nurse Resume

Objective : To pursue a career with a successful organization/company. Collaborate with nursing team to focus on comprehensive methods to prevent skin breakdown including ambulation, daily inspection, application of skin barrier, document and report changes to charge nurse.

Skills : Attention to Detail, Critical Thinking, First Aid, CPR.

Description :

    1. Recorded patient information into the database.
    2. Assisted patients with daily living, 
    3. Ensured patient safety and where about inside and outside of the facility.
    4. Answered switchboard, incoming/outgoing calls, and make sure patients receive their mail.
    5. Performed complete vital signs.
    6. Informed family members on daily progress.
    7. Briefed oncoming staff members on patient care.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Nursing

Certified Nurse Resume

Objective : Looking for a full-time position in an environment that offers a greater challenge, increase benefits for the family, and the opportunity to help the company advance efficiently and productively.

Skills : Cultural Awareness, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Assisted with walking and light exercise.
    2. Planned and prepared meals, followed by clean-up Light housekeeping to include dusting, vacuuming, laundry, ironing, and changing linens.
    3. Assisted with bathing, dressing, and grooming.
    4. Escorted on appointments and run errands.
    5. Provided medication reminders.
    6. Passed the certification exam for pharmacology.
    7. Experienced as a skilled certified nurse's assistant.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Nursing

Certified Nurse Resume

Summary : An innovative and result-driven employee, looking to expand knowledge in all areas of expertise. The long-term objective is to find a full-time position that utilizes organizational skills and communication proficiency.

Skills : Interpersonal Skills, Attention to detail.

Description :

    • Conducted shopping trips, bill payments, and other needs of clients.
    • Prepared and ensured that meals are prepared for patients who are in sync with the doctors' orders.
    • Measured vitals such as blood pressure and pulse.
    • Ensured appropriate recording of each measurement.
    • Reminded client's to take medication.
    • Developed excellent working relationships with residents and other employees.
    • Effectively and promptly answered residents' calls or requests for assistance.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    Diploma

Certified Nurse Resume

Summary : As a Certified Nurse, to Assist patients admitted with activities of daily living, including feeding, personal hygiene, range of motion, ambulation, and turning and positioning in bed. Aid physicians and nursing staff members with procedures if needed.

Skills : Analytical Skills, Management Skills.

Description :

    • Prepared detailed reports to communicate with other CNA's about any residents.
    • Changed or new behaviors in order to effectively meet their needs.
    • Accurately charted residents' activities and food and drink intake.
    • Cared for elderly persons and providing companionship.
    • Assisted residents with activities of daily living including toileting, bathing, dressing.
    • Provided assistance who have limited mobility by helping them walk, transporting them in and out of bed.
    • Oversaw infection control measures.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    Diploma

Certified Nurse Resume

Summary : As a Certified Nurse assists patients in dressing or undressing, bathing, or eating. Collects non-invasive body fluid specimens or gathers vital signs but does not start or administer intravenous fluids.

Skills :  Cultural Awareness, Critical Thinking.

Description :

    • Trained and informed new employees on daily tasks on Standard Operating Procedures.
    • Developed and implemented new work methods and procedures or improvements in existing work practices.
    • Conducted proper patient reporting at regular intervals and prior to completion of shift.
    • Promptly reported any signs or symptoms of concern to the appropriate party.
    • Maintained proper equipment cleanliness and serviceability.
    • Administered nutrition to patients on a daily basis.
    • Provided high-quality resident care focusing on the need to create safety and comfort at all times.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    Diploma

Certified Nurse Resume

Summary : Under supervision, performs routine non-professional care; take and record vital signs; collect specimens and performs related patient care tasks.

Skills : Time Management, Communication Skills, Attention to Detail.

Description :

    • Administered nutrition to patients on a daily basis.
    • Provided ambulatory patient care as needed.
    • Monitored and recorded patient vital signs.
    • Ensured that proper hygiene protocol was adhered to.
    • Documented medical data within patient charts.
    • Assisted patients with activities of daily living skills including personal hygiene.
    • Assisted with meals, feed patients as necessary, ambulate, turn, and position patients as needed.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    Diploma

Certified Nurse Resume

Summary : To provide a resident-centered, customer service approach to care by qualified staff that values quality and commits to compliance and higher standards. To use innovative techniques and creative thinking to provide more efficient and effective treatments.

Skills : Patient Care, Patient Assessment, Communication Skills

Description :

    • Assisted residents with physical support to perform daily living activities such as getting out of bed.
    • Reviewed the resident's dietary restrictions, food allergies, and preferences to ensure the resident received an appropriate diet.
    • Observed residents for any medical or behavioral changes by being attentive to their needs and informed supervisor of concerns.
    • Courteously and professionally answered phone calls, greeted all employees and visitors.
    • Generated phone calls to staff requesting help to fill the schedule due to staff call in's.
    • Organized and prioritized contents of medical record charts creating a smooth flow for chart accessibility.
    • Made decisions related to the delegation of healthcare tasks as directed by state laws and professional practice guidance.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    Diploma

Certified Nurse Resume

Summary : Provided assistance who has limited mobility by helping them walk, transporting them in and out of bed and wheelchair, from rooms, dining area, activity area, and any other area within the facility.

Skills : Critical Thinking, Management Skills.

Description :

    • Performed clerical functions, such as handling of the phone.
    • Answered inquiries from patients and visitors.
    • Assisted patients with activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing, grooming, and toileting.
    • Provided meal supplements and fresh fluids as needed.
    • Observed residents' health concerns and report abnormalities to the charge nurse.
    • Recorded patient's temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and reparation rates.
    • Assisted and provided care with personal hygiene and grooming.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    Diploma