ICU Nurse Resume Samples

An ICU Nurse – Intensive Care Nurse is a specialized registered nurse who takes care of intensive care patients in hospitals and healthcare facilities. The job duties commonly seen on the ICU Nurse Resume include the following – evaluating the patient’s conditions, administering treatment, providing constant support during recovery; monitoring the patient’s progress; identifying sudden and subtle changes in the medical condition of the patient; delivering regular updates to doctors, patients, and their family members; beginning treatment and monitoring doses; taking care of patient needs throughout the recovery process in the ICU units, and creating and implementing effective care plans.

Those seeking to work in this area of service should be able to mention the resume the following skills – good understanding of the health information structures and techniques; ability to work in a stressful and emotional environment; demonstrable brilliant empathy and communication skills; and experience working in ICU. A Bachelor’s degree in nursing or a relevant field is commonplace among job applicants.

ICU Nurse Resume example

ICU Nurse Resume

Objective : Responsible, compassionate nurse with excellent communication and leadership skills; ten years of clinical experience in both the military healthcare arena and civilian health: OB/GYN clinic, mother-infant/high-risk antepartum care, NICU, adult ICU, nurse manager of family practice clinic, and clinical analyst.

Skills : Medical, Time Management, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Provided critical care nursing to adult and pediatric patients with severe life-threatening traumatic injuries.
    2. Performed additional duties as a staff nurse on acute care wards.
    3. Worked on an 8-bed multiservice unit for post-surgical, cardiac, and respiratory cases.
    4. Provided, coordinated, and supervised nursing care to obstetric, newborn, pediatric, and gynecological patients.
    5. Co-chaired NCSC (Nurse Corps Social Committee) to increase camaraderie, morale, and networking among nursing staff.
    6. Planned NCSC quarterly and annual social events.
    7. Assisted the ambulance crew as the responsible nurse for critical care heart patients being transferred to RPH.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS in Nursing Education


ICU Nurse Resume

Objective : Seeking to build a long-term career for a reputable institution and obtain a position where one can maximize nursing education, skills, knowledge, and administrative experiences to reinforce the facility's operations.

Skills : Phlebotomy Certified, ACLS & BLS, RN License.

Description :

    1. Worked on the telemetry, ICU, and Med/Surg units.
    2. Responsible for general nursing duties which included physical assessments, planning patient care of diagnostic tests, procedures.
    3. Evaluated patient conditions with implementation of orders for procedures, medications, and tests.
    4. Cardiac and hemodynamic monitored of patients in the ICU and on the telemetry units.
    5. Worked with inpatient hospice end of life care of dying patients.
    6. Frequently collaborated with the health care team for respiratory, social work, and physicians for patient discharge planning.
    7. Supervised care of critically ill patients on a 16 bed Intensive Care Step-Down unit.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BSN in EDUCATION


ICU Nurse Resume

Summary : Seeking a challenging position as a Registered Nurse where professional and practical experience will be fully utilized. Hands-on, team player with progressive success aligning teams to drive business results in the Health Care industry.

Skills : Extremely Organized, Self Motivated, Fast Learner, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Managed 3 patients in critical set up with ventilators, patient populated consists of not limited to the following list respiratory failure on vent support, myasthenia gravis with a tracheostomy tube, stroke, post-CAG, RTA on vent support, post craniotomy on vent support.
    2. Performed ABG sampling, all lab draws, preoperative management, neurological assessment of resident, CVP & ABP monitoring, cannulation, prepare and assist the physician with central line insertion, endotracheal intubation, lumbar puncture, perform tracheal tube change and dressing.
    3. Managed patients with chest tube drainage.
    4. Took ECG and basic ECG reading, performing cardiac pulmonary resuscitation with the use of emergency meds.
    5. Used defibrillator, BIPAP machine, infusion pump, syringe pump, monitor cardiac monitoring, external pacemaker, use of the laminar hood.
    6. Performed a Nursing role in preventing pressure ulcers and nosocomial infection.
    7. Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate

ICU Nurse Resume

Summary : Registered Nurse with 10+ years experience largely in bedside nursing as well as supervisory and case management roles. Excellent customer service professional with attention to detail with over years of experience.

Skills : Case Management, Patient Care, Patient Education, Infection Control, Wound Care, Geriatric Care.

Description :

    1. Performed all duties of ICU Nurse on a 21bed Critical Care Unit, serving as a Cardiac Care Nurse and Medical-Surgical Nurse simultaneously.
    2. Served as liaison between family members, medical and specialty personnel.
    3. Helped family members and friends of severely ill persons to understand the treatments and procedures that their loved one was given.
    4. Interacted daily with a variety of personnel including physicians, radiologic technologists, other medical staff, and patients.
    5. Assisted physicians in performing invasive and non-invasive procedures.
    6. Developed a good relationship with the physicians and other personnel in our unit.
    7. Identified the correct person to assist to complete the task needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS in Nursing

ICU Nurse Resume

Objective : Seeking to use knowledge learned on bachelor education to further career path in Nursing. Searching for exceptional working opportunities.

Skills : IV Therapy, Patient Education, Wound Care, Assessment, Patient Advocate.

Description :

    1. Attended many educational conferences during the time at Longmont and have learned about many critical health conditions.
    2. In detailed ICU charting, medication administration, direct patient care, coordination of care between hospital disciplines, detailed medical reports to physicians.
    3. Cared of ventilated, sedated, restrained, tracheostomy, sedation tapering, and care of post-MI patients.
    4. Responsible for personnel equipment in times of separation.
    5. Maintained a clean environment in the receiving room and triage area.
    6. Provided initial preparations for life-saving surgeries on the battlefield.
    7. Provided advanced nursing care to critically ill patients in an intensive care setting.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS in Nursing

ICU Nurse Resume

Summary : A nurse/nursing instructor for 8 years, and now am semi-retired, looking for a job with meaning and fulfillment. Seeking to obtain a position that will utilize customer service, staffing, and managerial skill sets in a way that contributes to the overall growth and development of the company.

Skills : Resource Operations Joint, Interagency, Organizational, Time Management, Team Player, Customer Service, Detail Oriented.

Description :

    1. Performed critical care assessment.
    2. Planned, implemented, and evaluating health care services for patients suffering from a broad range of health conditions.
    3. Cared for extremely ill patients.
    4. Specialized in providing care to patients suffering from cardiac disease and brain injuries, accident victims, and patients recuperating from complex surgeries.
    5. Worked closely with physicians and other members of the health care team.
    6. Provided care to patients through the nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention, implementation, evaluated patient's progress, and modified plan.
    7. Provided professional care for critically injured and extremely ill patients according to the doctor's orders.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
ADN

ICU Nurse Resume

Headline : Registered Nurse Developed skills related to patient scheduling, referrals, and medication management in a clinic setting. Skilled career professional with more than 5 years of practical experience in a hospital setting. Computer skilled, managing heavy daily patient volume including appointment scheduling.

Skills : Management, Organizational, Administration, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Assisted physicians during procedures such as intubation and extubation, Chest tubes insertion, and insertion of central lines, Catheterization, Cardioversion, and Defibrillation arterial line.
    2. Efficient in handled patients on all kinds of invasive lines, infusion pumps and invasive BP monitoring (ABP) PA Catheter, PICC line, Chemo port, I/V sampling, Arterial Sampling, I/V Cannulation.
    3. Cared for patients in Liver ICU with conditions of gastroenterology and Hepatobiliary diseases such as Wilson's disease, pancreatitis, Hepatitis along with combating, intensive problems such as renal failure, ARDS, and Pruritus.
    4. Provided direct quality care to patients including daily evaluation of their medical conditions of up to 2-3 patients in the ICU.
    5. Gained valuable experience in monitoring patients on ventilators, cardiac monitors, pulse oxymeters, and performing CPR.
    6. Provided care of post-operative open-heart surgery patients requiring recovery from general anesthesia and continual hemodynamic and surgical-complications.
    7. Monitored, constant cardiac and respiratory monitoring, and continual adjustments of treatments, including titration and dosing of multiple intravenous medications and changes in ventilatory support.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Nursing

ICU Nurse Resume

Objective : Registered Nurse Developed skills related to patient scheduling, referrals, and medication management in a clinic setting. Skilled career professional with more than 5 years of practical experience in a hospital setting. Computer skilled, managing heavy daily patient volume including appointment scheduling.

Skills : ACLS, Project Management, Data Analysis, Quality Improvement.

Description :

    1. Performed utilization management, care coordination, and discharge planning for assigned patient caseload.
    2. Coordinated and organized a timely and accurate review of each medical record for the severity of illness and intensity of service, utilizing Integral criteria, to satisfy state and federal regulations by reviewing and, investigating patient history, presenting symptoms, clinical status, and treatment.
    3. Utilized the case management process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation to create case management care plans for assigned patients.
    4. Facilitated multidisciplinary collaboration on a daily basis.
    5. Supported a compassionate and therapeutic environment for critically ill patients.
    6. Provided patient care in an interdisciplinary team environment.
    7. Performed lab tests and communicated results.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
PG in Nursing

ICU Nurse Resume

Objective : Registered Nurse offering more than 5 years of nursing experience in the areas of MICU nurse, peripheral intravenous access, and TPN and Chemo TherapySpecal Procedures RN GI, MRI RN cons. sedation. Earned Associates of Science in Nursing and Basic Life Support licensure. Recognized for expertise in instruct patients on PICC line care (describe the area of expertise) abilities.

Skills : Team Player, Customer Service, Detail Oriented.

Description :

    1. Worked closely with surgeons, attending physicians, and residents at different types of ICU, including Medical ICU, Cardiac ICU, Open Heart Unit, Cath Lab, and Trauma/Orthopedic Unit.
    2. Executed plan of care, which required the employment of critical thinking skills and the ability to make quick decisions.
    3. Trained to care for patients that were in critical conditions and artificially sustained.
    4. Proficient at used heart monitors, external pacers, ventilators, the CVVH machine, cardiac balloon pump, and different kinds of pumps to administer medication or narcotics.
    5. Able to interpret cardiac rhythm in patients.
    6. Administered vasopressor, vasodilator, and nootropics to keep the homodynamic of patients stable.
    7. Assessed the need for, ordered, obtained, and interpreted appropriate lab tests.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MA in Management

ICU Nurse Resume

Summary : Seeking to utilize excellent nursing knowledge and decision-making abilities effectively in a career offering opportunity and an immediate challenge.

Skills : Extremely Organized, Self Motivated, Fast Learner, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Provided care for critically ill patients at a Level 1 trauma centers.
    2. Demonstrated aptitude with the management of life-sustaining treatments such as epicardial and transvenous pacemakers, external ventricular drains, lumbar drains, and antiarrhythmic drugs, and ventilators.
    3. Assessed and prioritized care for multiple critically ill patients.
    4. Organized treatment for patients, collaborating with physicians regarding the plan of care and evaluating patient outcomes.
    5. Assigned as supplemental ICU staffing to different facilities.
    6. Flexible and can adapt to different working environments.
    7. Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS in Nursing