Nurse Extern Resume Samples

Nurse Externs are normally Nursing Students who work under a Registered Nurse to learn the duties and working of a Nurse. The day-to-day activities listed under the Nurse Extern Resume include – assisting in nursing procedures, attending workshops, acquiring skills and knowledge in various nursing disciplines, learning how to provide patient care, assisting patients in dressing and hygiene, learning to operate medical devices, learning various disease processes, gaining clinical experience, assisting RN and LVN in accomplishing task, and familiarizing with hospital environment.

Nurse Externs are supposed to possess these skills and qualifications – the ability to follow guidelines, nursing knowledge, bedside manners, and communication skills. Nurse Externs must also provide evidence of didactic completion and also have a good academic record. Physical requirements like active physical stamina, ability to bend, lift and move medical devices and the ability to stand for prolonged hours are also important for this role. Most of the Nurse Externs are normally those who have completed at least a year of Nursing training.

 

Nurse Extern Resume example

Nurse Extern Resume

Summary : To join a medical association as a staff nurse in order to improving nursing skills and experience with utilization of quick learning capabilities and providing accurate health care service.

Skills : Epic Software, Chart Max, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Excel.

Description :

    1. Assigned to work alongside an RN to assist in caring for patients in the emergency department.
    2. Actively participated in the implementation of individual treatment plans for patients with a broad range of health issues.
    3. Ensured that doctors' orders were effectively carried out, including testing, medical procedures, consultations, and stat orders.
    4. Selected as a member of the Emergency Department team in December of 2009 as a patient care technician.
    5. Promoted to new staff preceptor, responsible for training new staff in the patient care technician role.
    6. Obtains vital signs and checks blood glucose levels of assigned patients Assists staff with passing meal trays and feeding patients.
    7. Performed activities of daily living with patients on a medical-surgical unit Performed nursing procedures with patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate


Nurse Extern Resume

Objective : Enthusiastic and dedicated RN seeking a position that will allow to utilize acquired nursing and critical thinking skills in a compassionate manner with the purpose of providing exceptional patient.

Skills : Excellent Spanish skills in reading, writing and conversation with native speakers.

Description :

    1. Documentation and effective communication with patients, families, physicians and other health care professionals.
    2. Demonstrated problem-solving skills and critical thinking in organizing and prioritizing care safely.
    3. Exhibited responsibility by taking the initiative to select learning experiences in a clinical setting that helped enhance development.
    4. Collaborated with other healthcare members in the management of problems faced by clients and team/group.
    5. Displayed compassionate patient-centered care to all clients nurturing the body, mind, and spirit.
    6. Responsible for total care of the RN Preceptor's patients utilizing the skills had learned in nursing school.
    7. Effectively provided CPM and traction therapy, accurately performed neurological assessments, competent IV insertion.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Nursing


Nurse Extern I Resume

Objective : Providing exceptional customer and patient care Demonstrated strong administrative and organizational skills, and strong computer efficiency Results driven professional who effectively balances people.

Skills : Assessment of patient care, Familiarity with Power chart.

Description :

    1. Performed technical nursing skills-i.e Foley Catheters, Accu Checks applied SCD's, Performed newborn hearing tests.
    2. Provided postnatal care & first bath to newborns, assisted new mothers with peri care and ambulation.
    3. Cared for high-risk patients in Antepartum including Mothers with HIV, Drug Addiction/Detoxing.
    4. Engaged in reinforcing patient/family teaching as outlined by RN mentor.
    5. Performed and documented physical assessments as outlined in the unit specific manual.
    6. Accountable for all patient care assignments and documentation of interventions via Palm and Desktop computer charting.
    7. Perform basic nursing care and personal care for patients, according to the scope of practice provide support and supervision for patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Jr. Nurse Extern Resume

Objective : Looking for an entry level nursing position in an organization where can utilize clinical education, nursing qualification and healthcare skills toward professional development as registered nurse.

Skills : MS Office, Good Caring of Patients.

Description :

    1. Review and update regulations prescribed by the Joint Commission on Accreditation, state and federal entities.
    2. Ensure compliance with HIPPA regulations when giving care to all patients.
    3. Perform medical language translation to patients who do not speak English (Spanish speakers).
    4. Assisted the nursing staff in complicated treatment procedures Performed routine treatment procedures.
    5. Provided basic patient care Maintained a safe, comfortable, and therapeutic environment for patients/families in accordance with hospital standards.
    6. Obtained patient histories, triaged patients under the supervision of the RN, set patients up for fetal monitoring.
    7. Provided basic patient care: vitals, blood glucose monitoring, baths.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Nursing

Lead Nurse Extern Resume

Headline : Seeking a position in the nursing field where skills obtained from working as a Registered Nurse, clinical experience and academic study can be best utilized.

Skills : Child care, Server, Attention to detail, Multitasking,.

Description :

    1. Learned how to do a complete head to toe assessment under nurse supervision.
    2. Removed and documented a peripheral IV catheter. Watched the application of the six rights of medication administration.
    3. Familiarized with the technologies used ( Med connect, SMS, computerized system).
    4. Watched the management of a post-op patient.
    5. Assigned to the Emergency Department Acute Emergency Care Training Under Supervision of RN.
    6. Performed total patient assessments and total patient care Triage experience Assist MD with minor surgery CODE experience.
    7. Performed assessments on patients Reported any patient change or valid information to preceptor Practiced in blood glucose screening.
    8. Provided all nursing care for a patient with nurse preceptor Passed medication under supervision Banner; Various email packages.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate

Nurse Extern II Resume

Objective : Seeking an RN position in the Intensive Care Unit, in your facility, where can use critical thinking skills, nursing knowledge, and time management skills, to become part of your team.

Skills : Aseptic technique, catheter placement and removal, start IV, blood draws.

Description :

    1. Provide support to all patient populations Report information to Team Leader Provide a safe.
    2. Transferred patients from room to X-ray or lab by wheelchair or bed Collected blood, tissue, and other laboratory specimens.
    3. Prepared them for lab testing with the supervision of a nurse Start IV's with the supervision of a nurse Assisted patients with bathing.
    4. Measured urine and delivering specimens to the lab. Documented patient information obtained from interviews.
    5. Self-directed with astute judgment skills. Developed and implemented nursing care plans.
    6. Assisting with ADL's, patient teachings, nursing assessments, documentation, wound care, inserting of NG tubes.
    7. Provide basic patient care, routine treatment procedures, patient/family education Collect vital signs Collect, label, transport laboratory specimens.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate

Nurse Extern/Analyst Resume

Headline : An asset to your department because of past experience in the medical field. Have been a surgical technologist for 11 years and have experience in trauma, orthopedics, neuro, and labor.

Skills : Med administration, Direct Care of patients, and suctioning training.

Description :

    1. Performed technical nursing skills-i.e Foley Catheters, Accu Checks applied SCD's, Performed newborn hearing tests.
    2. Provided postnatal care & first bath to newborns, assisted new mothers with peri care and ambulation.
    3. Cared for high-risk patients in Antepartum including Mothers with HIV, Drug Addiction/Detoxing, Preeclampsia, Diabetes.
    4. Engaged in reinforcing patient/family teaching as outlined by RN mentor.
    5. Performed and documented physical assessments as outlined in the unit specific manual.
    6. Accountable for all patient care assignments and documentation of interventions via Palm and Desktop computer charting.
    7. Served as a trainee in the Operating Room to become an OR nurse upon completion on Nursing School Layoff due to lack of need.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Asst. Nurse Extern Resume

Objective : Seeking a career in nursing that will leverage Nursing degree at the Catholic University of America and years of professional experience in the medical field.

Skills : Computer Literate, Patient Care, Customer Service, CPR Certified.

Description :

    1. Work the most shifts and have great feedback from both patients and medical personnel work.
    2. Ability to multitask and implement critical thinking are always necessary skills in the medical field.
    3. Working under direct RN supervision and direction, performed essential patient care and related activities, services. 
    4. Assigned patients within the cardiac intermediate-care telemetry unit/post cardiac interventional unit.
    5. Primary tasks included: Provide nursing assessment, interventions and monitor cardiac rhythms.
    6. Conducted patient care, like morning vitals, morning care routines, updating the RN about any concerning findings observed.
    7. Instruct and empower individuals, families, or other groups on topics, such as health education and disease prevention.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Biology

Lead Nurse Extern Resume

Objective : Enthusiastic and compassionate Bachelor of Science graduate seeking a full-time or part-time position in a well respected establishment.

Skills : Microsoft, Epic, Cerner, Team Player, Customer Service,

Description :

    1. Collaborated with the multidisciplinary health care team in providing treatment in accordance with a care plan.
    2. Assessed patient physical and developmental condition; measured vital signs; charted notes and communicated findings.
    3. Interpreted and responded to laboratory and diagnostic data.
    4. Monitored blood glucose; administered oral, IV, subcutaneous and intramuscular medications.
    5. Changed sterile dressings for PICC lines; started IVs, and handled all other aspects of nursing care under preceptor supervision.
    6. Demonstrated competency and attention to detail while providing bedside care; expeditiously prioritizing and resolving problems.
    7. Proactively supplied education related to patient diagnoses, as well as psychological and social support for patients and families.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Nursing

Nurse Extern/Technician Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Nurse Extern with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and excel in the collaborative environment.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Ms-office.

Description :

    1. Monitored EKG Rhythms and reported any which included any differentiation in Sinus to AF and alerted the RN.
    2. Responsible for taking vital signs and I&O's and reporting and abnormal values to the RN.
    3. Responsible for all computer documentation and entering information, which includes orders, diets, admission.
    4. Responsible for bed baths and linen changes and all other pertinent patient care related to those duties in detailed.
    5. Responsible for other Clerical duties such as printing off the EKG strips and applying them to the chart.
    6. Phlebotomy Removal of Patient lines (I.V.'s) and insertion and removal of urinary catheters.
    7. Enhanced time management and direct patient care skills through observation and application.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Science

Nurse Extern/Co-ordinator Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Nurse Extern with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and excel in the collaborative environment.

Skills : Ms- office, Good Caring.

Description :

    1. Apply clean dressings, slings, stockings, or support bandages, under the direction of nurse or physician.
    2. Assist nurses or physicians in the operation of medical equipment or provision of patient care.
    3. Collect specimens, such as urine, stool or sputum.
    4. Communicate with patients to ascertain feelings or need for assistance or social and emotional support.
    5. Observe or examine patients to detect symptoms that may require medical attention, such as bruises, open wounds, or blood in the urine.
    6. Record vital signs, such as temperature, blood pressure, pulse, or respiration rate, as directed by medical or nursing staff.
    7. Exercise patients who are comatose, paralyzed, or have restricted mobility.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate

Nurse Extern Resume

Objective : Nurse with over 4 years of experience working in a high patient volume, and high acuity Emergency Department, as well as nearly 9 months of working various floors and departments within the hospital setting.

Skills : Emergency Department, Ms-excel.

Description :

    1. Assisted in the care of emergency room patients in a high acuity rural emergency room servicing.
    2. Assisted with ambulation of patients to the restroom, assisted patients with basic needs.
    3. Performed EKGs, crutch training, application of slings, basic splints, and basic dressings to minor wounds, sutures or staples.
    4. Assisted physicians with the application of complicated splinting, dislocation replacement, lumbar punctures on patients.
    5. Placed IV's, Foley catheters, and NG tubes under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Performed CPR on patients in crisis according to BLS guidelines.
    6. Performed finger sticks, specimen collection, and assessments of surgical sites for multiple patients daily.
    7. Observed and monitored behavior/health state and response to therapy. Communicated pertinent observations to appropriate members of the healthcare team.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Masters