Medication Nurse Resume Samples

A Medication Nurse will identify and assess the medication needs of the patient, and ensure that the medication ordered is the correct medication. A well-drafted Medication Nurse Resume describes the following duties and responsibilities – assessing the patient’s ability to self-administer medications; determining if the patients should receive a medication at the given time, administering medications correctly and monitoring its effects; educating patients and family about proper medication administration; providing the information the nurse needs to administer medication; and comparing patient’s wristband identification with written documents.

Summary of qualifications seen on resumes includes the following – clinical experience, sound knowledge of pharmaceutics and their side effects, experience in handling overdose cases; skillful in administering prescribed medications, and the ability to interpret medications and its side effects. A relevant degree is commonplace among job applicants.

Medication Nurse Resume example

Medication Nurse Resume

Objective : To Obtain a Medication Nurse position in the health care field where nursing training and education can be applied by offering professional and personal care that will enhance the quality of life to individuals in need.

Skills : Fast Learner, Patient Care, Medication Administration, Wound Care, Charting.

Description :

    1. Prepares and Administer medications to patients, complying strictly with Doctor's orders Accepts Doctor's orders for clients/patients.
    2. Notifies Charge Nurse/Doctors of pertinent changes in patients conditions.
    3. Observes and records signs and symptoms of changes in patients conditions or behavior.
    4. Checks Vital signs and record it on the flowsheet.
    5. Assures the privacy and personal dignity of patients Responsible for filling charts/ scheduling return appointments Follow up care on patients including labs, paths, medication refills, phone calls, referrals Assist Physicians, Dentist, Podiatrist during their monthly visits to their patients Arrange medication cycle of all the residents upon receiving them from the pharmacy Updating medication sheet and centrally stored medication record from time to time whenever changes is made.
    6. Coordinates closely with the pharmacy, family members from time to time Performs patient care functions within the scope of competency, considering age related needs of patient.
    7. Administers routine treatment and procedures within the scope of practice and hospital policy Observes patient for adverse reactions to administered medications.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's


Sr. Medication Nurse Resume

Summary : To obtain a Medication Nurse position that values the skills, experience, and education that have gained through twenty years of nursing careers.

Skills : Case Management, Supervisory, Training.

Description :

    1. Administers prescribed medications or start intravenous fluids, noting times and amounts on patients' charts.
    2. Observes patients, charting and reporting changes in patients' conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking any necessary action.
    3. Provides basic patient care or treatments, such as taking temperatures or blood pressures, dressing wounds, treating bedsores, giving enemas or douches, rubbing with alcohol, massaging, or performing catheterizations.
    4. Answers patients' calls and determine how to assist them.
    5. Measures and records patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration.
    6. Works as part of a healthcare team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care, and implement interventions.
    7. Collects samples, such as blood, urine, or sputum from patients, and perform routine laboratory tests on samples.
    8. Prepares patients for examinations, tests, or treatments and explain procedures.
    9. Assembles and uses equipment, such as catheters or oxygen suppliers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma


Jr. Medication Nurse Resume

Objective : Enthusiastic LVN with excellent people skills and a dedicated work ethic. LVN licensed in Texas with 20 + years of experience in various settings. Looking for a position in the Emergency Care clinic or Med surge.

Skills : Clinical Education, Health.

Description :

    1. Administered controlled/ psychotropic medications assuming full responsibility for possession of keys.
    2. Enforced regulations requiring the witnessed counting and verifying medications during shift.
    3. Responded to psych and medical emergencies throughout the hospital to ensure patient and staff safety are maintained.
    4. Administered Intramuscular injections for acute and non-acute situations.
    5. Applied restraints as medically indicated for behavior modification or the safety of patients who are a danger to themselves or others.
    6. Trained new nursing staff on policy and procedures related to electronic medication administration records.
    7. Raised awareness regarding the need for effective wound care and supportive devices and services.
    8. Raised awareness regarding they need for patient hydration.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Nursing

Medication Nurse I Resume

Objective : LPN with 32 years experience having worked Hospital and Long Term Care, Mental Health, Staff Development Coordinator and Nurse Aide instructor. Looking to obtain a full-time position as an LPN where can utilizes nursing experience in a positive and effective way.

Skills : Epic, Meditech, Midas, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Built constructive relationships with patients, family members, physicians, and other health care professionals.
    2. Supervised and delegated the task to support staff.
    3. Collaborated with other healthcare professionals to plan, manage, and assess patient treatment plan.
    4. Ordered and evaluated labs/diagnostic tests as needed.
    5. Made appropriate recommendations regarding clinical and programmatic needs of patients.
    6. Documented data related to patients' care including assessment results, interventions, medications, and patient responses.
    7. Ensured patient privacy and comfort during exams and procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Medication Nurse II Resume

Headline : Experienced and enthusiastic LVN with strong clinical and people skills with numerous certifications, dedicated to work ethic, demonstrating medical procedure competency.

Skills : Electronic Charting, Medication Administration, Various Clinical Skill.

Description :

    1. Tripled chart checks.
    2. Completed assigned weekly summaries, with documentation in these summaries reflecting the resident care plan.
    3. Assisted with initial resident interview and assessment upon admission, discharge, and transfer.
    4. Assessed for and anticipate signs and symptoms of pain/discomfort using nursing measures of comfort and medicated as needed.
    5. Given effective counseling in health management.
    6. Prepared patients for examinations, tests, or treatments and explain procedures.
    7. Observed patients, charting and reporting changes in patients' conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking any necessary action.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Medication Nurse III Resume

Summary : Licensed Practical Nurse with extensive experience in geriatric care in the skilled nursing setting. Devoted to excellence in patient care, customer service, and teamwork. IV certified and proficient at initiating peripheral IV's.

Skills : Medical Records, Medisoft, Basic Office Equipment.

Description :

    1. Worked as Medical Agency Medication nurse for DeBerry Special Needs Prison.
    2. Worked in the Health Care Center on the grounds of the prison.
    3. Administered medication and act as a triage nurse to the assigned inmates assigned during shift.
    4. Transcribed the orders by doctors/NP to the MARS.
    5. Reported any change of conditions according to protocol.
    6. Oversaw operations on the skilled nursing floor, respiratory unit, and long term floor.
    7. Oversaw entire shift operation/ performance and aide as a team leader.
    8. Monitored for changes in patient conditions and report findings according to protocol.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Asst. Medication Nurse Resume

Objective : Work as an LVN for an agency was to work directly with patients/residents.

Skills : Psychiatric/CD Nursing, Management.

Description :

    1. Prepared for youth at corrections facility.
    2. Received and documented in medication records.
    3. Updated medication records on a monthly basis.
    4. Recorded narcotic medications on a daily basis.
    5. Assessed youth offenders head to toe.
    6. Treated open and close wounds.
    7. Gave IPPB treatments.
    8. Provided diabetic therapy with accu checks and sliding scale as prescribed by physician.
    9. Wrote incident reports.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master's

Associate Medication Nurse Resume

Headline : To obtain the position of Licensed Practical Nurse to use caregiving skills and training in meeting every day healthcare needs and providing a dignified life to patients.

Skills : Phlebotomy, Nursing Assessment, Medical Terminology.

Description :

    1. Administers and accurately records the administration of medications for residents as prescribed by the physician in accordance with established policies and procedures of Archbold Medical Center and applicable state/federal regulations.
    2. Observes, records and reports to the Staff Nurse symptoms and conditions of residents that could be related to medication interactions, adverse drug reactions or medication side effects.
    3. Determines and records effectiveness of medications in a timely and accurate manner as required by state and federal regulations.
    4. Provides and promotes resident's rights during the administration of medications.
    5. Routinely inspects, cleans and monitors equipment and supplies to ensure resident safety.
    6. Reports any equipment or supply issues to the Staff Nurse for correction or repair.
    7. Obtains, records and reports vital signs as indicated during the administration of medications.
    8. Communicates to residents, staff and others in accurate and factual manner and seeks clarification from or refers questions to Staff Nurse when indicated.
    9. Performs other duties as assigned or as listed in the Medication Nurse job description.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's

Lead Medication Nurse Resume

Summary : To benefit an organization that can use an experienced nursing professional with exceptional communication and time management skills who offers a background in pediatric, medical surgical, home health and substance abuse environments.

Skills : Medication administration, HIPAA & JCAHO.

Description :

    1. Provided medication treatment for a 400 client based population.
    2. Provided direct patient care to individuals ranging from ages 16yrs-70yrs.
    3. Assisted physician with daily admissions assessments.
    4. Obtained vital signs, h/p and EKG's.
    5. Provided and interpreted PPD's.
    6. Administered methadone medication.
    7. Kept a detailed and accurate account of all narcotics.
    8. Performed HIV/ TB education classes.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors

Medication Nurse Resume

Headline : To obtain a Medication Nurse position in the company; be able to utilize various skills; and at the same time, be an asset to the company.

Skills : Teaching, Nursing, Tutoring.

Description :

    1. Administered prescribed medications, and started intravenous fluids, and noted times and amounts on patient's medical records.
    2. Observed patients daily activities and performed assessments as needed for medications effects.
    3. Learned to document using SOAP method and reporting changes in patients' conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking any necessary action.
    4. Provided basic and critical care and treatments, such as taking blood pressure, dressing wounds, preventing pressure ulcers, administering enemas or douches, and performed catheterizations.
    5. Able to handled multiple task and handle well priorities; competent in organizational and management skills.
    6. Worked as part of a health care team to assess patient needs; updated Clinical Supervisor when there was a need to planned and modified care plans and implemented interventions.
    7. Respected by Nursing Assistants and established excellent rapport with patients and families.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's