Private Duty Nurse Resume Samples

A Private Duty Nurse takes the responsibility of providing one-on-one treatment care for a specific patient typically at nursing homes, clinics and hospices. A snapshot of the duties performed are listed on the Private Duty Nurse Resume as follows – monitoring medical changes in patients, cooking for patients, providing homemaking services, cleaning and assisting patients, documenting patient care information, providing medication and insulin administration, rendering hospice care, treating injuries and dressing wounds, and offering various other daily living tasks.

Those possessing specialized nursing service skills can apply for this employment, in addition, the following attributes are also expected – friendly personality, patient care skills, experience in providing direct patient care, ability to read and interpret doctor’s prescription, and the potential to take sound judgment during emergencies. An equal amount of training, experience, and education in the form of a diploma in private duty nursing are required.

Private Duty Nurse Resume example

Private Duty Nurse Resume

Summary : Professionally trained LPN with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for wide variety of patients with diverse needs. 6 years of experience in geriatrics in long-term care setting. Maintain strong reputation for achieving high levels of patient satisfaction. Dedicated beyond normal expectations. Constantly striving to do the very best I can do, no matter what the cirsumstances.

Skills : Extensive experience and special interest in wound care.

Description :

    1. Accurately administer medications through G-tube, G-J tube and orally.
    2. Perform head to toe assessments and apply the nursing process to care for patients and monitor patients condition.
    3. Change, clean, and overall care of tracheostomy and tracheostomy supplies.
    4. Established a supportive relationship with families in caring for their child with chronic illnesses.
    5. Assist with ADL's and therapy exercises to promote growth and development.
    6. Served as primary nurse where duties included training and correlating of other nurses, patient/family teaching, reviewing patient charts, and working closely with Patient Care Coordinator's.
    7. Ensured that supplies were ordered, stocked, and properly stored.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate Of Applied Science


Private Duty Nurse/Nurse Assistant Resume

Headline : Efficient Medical Assistant skilled in tackling administrative and patient-oriented tasks in a fast-paced medical office, skilled with greeting patients, scheduling appointments and preparing patient charts. Have worked in Medical offices, front and back. Dental offices as office manager and front desk, and front desk in a Radiology office.

Skills : Hmong Interpreter.

Description :

    1. Record patient' medication history, vital statistics and test results in medical records.
    2. Monitor and administer feedings through gastrointestinal tube via pump.
    3. Airway monitoring through tracheostomy by suctioning child Performed all tasks with patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments.
    4. Responsible for primary care and medication management.
    5. Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment and maintained patient flow.
    6. Worked as part of a team to ensure proper care of body mechanics and safety of patient.
    7. Make the patient comfortable as he/she can be at their own home.
    8. Skills Used Assessments, vitals, administer medication, administer feeding via GT, keep an open air way for tracheostomy patients, ADLS, PROM, message, therapy, oxygen therapy,and nebulizer treatment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
License Practical Nurse


Private Duty Nurse II Resume

Objective : I am looking to join a stable company that would give me a chance to learn more and therefore enhance my skills. To obtain a position as a team-player in an organization where I can maximize my experience in a challenging environment. I am a Certified Nursing Assistant and am experience in healthcare and childcare. I have worked in medical as well as legal and administrative environments. I work with and am familiar with the internet, databases, and client/server applications while, charting and record keeping.

Skills : Basic computer skills.

Description :

    1. As a Private Duty Nurse my day consisted of getting patient up in the mornings followed by bathing and dressing her, feed her breakfast and give meds.
    2. Walked with the patient several times a day.
    3. My patient had Alzheimer's Assisted with adequate nutrition and fluid intake.
    4. Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.
    5. Provided transportation, assistance and companionship to client.
    6. Performed household tasks such as laundry, dusting, washing dishes and vacuuming.
    7. Assisted with transferring resident in and out of wheelchair and adaptive equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Private Duty Nurse III Resume

Headline : I am passionate about acquiring a position, as a Registered Nurse, within an agency that prides itself in the quality of services it provides.

Skills : Data Abstactor, Assessment Nurse.

Description :

    1. Provide in home care for patients injured in the "cold war" as directed by their care plan.
    2. Transport patients to and from medical appointments.
    3. Provide educational reinforcements for patients concerning their specific disease processes and the lingering side effects from radiation treatments.
    4. Assist patients with nutritional management of diabetes and other diagnosis as indicated.
    5. Provide up to date educational material for patients for their specific disease processes as indicated.
    6. Assist patients with all ADL's as indicated by care plan.
    7. Accompany patients as needed to company resource fairs and benefit review forums.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Diploma In Nursing

Private Duty Nurse I Resume

Headline : To compassionately serve by volunteering, working and serving the community in which I live. Utilize all resources available to enrich the quality of life for people of all economic and diverse backgrounds. I am passionate about equality, age, diversity, equal rights for all citizens, disabled or not, getting quality healthcare they are entitled to in this country. There is no greater service I can offer than to care for others in every way available.

Skills : Pt assessment,medication administration,G,tube,J tube,Ventilator maintenance,Trach,Humidification,Apnea machine ,safety measures, Smartvest application.

Description :

    1. Independently cared for elderly patient in a private home setting.
    2. Consulted and coordinated with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans.
    3. Properly managed to apply emergency and independent medical measures.
    4. Recorded, observed and evaluated symptoms.
    5. Implemented appropriate holistic care and evaluated results.
    6. Administered dressings, medications, treatments and evaluated results.
    7. Supervised and scheduled appropriate nutritional diet.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Nursing

Private Duty Nurse/Nurse Care Assistant Resume

Summary : An interesting position with a growing company Highlights: deg Extensive Customer Service, Business Protocol, Case Management and Health Care. deg Expert technical knowledge of medical terminology and office procedures. deg Knowledgeable and experienced in all phases of patient care including ventilator. deg Trained in Adult CPR, Medication Certified and completed requirements for CFDS. deg Adept at both oral and written communication, interact effectively with individuals.

Skills : instructor /teacher, Charge nurse/CNA supervisor.

Description :

    1. Provided complete personal care, maintained patient in a familiar environment, while functioning as a surrogate family member.
    2. Duties included: meal planning, administering medications, client outings, doctor visits, following doctor's orders and maintaining household.
    3. Coordinated staffing the case as client's health declined.
    4. Inovalon, Bowie, MD Site Review Consultant Performed chart reviews using ICD9 coding.
    5. Attended training courses several times a year for different projects and achieved a 96% or above on all tests.
    6. Met all daily deadlines while maintaining attention to detail.
    7. Geriatric Nurse Consultants LLC, Exton, PA Owner and Founder Assisted elderly clients experience "peaceful, golden years at home." Provided detailed comprehensive assessment in the home.
    8. Developed customized plans for continuity of care.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Private Duty Nurse/Supervisor Resume

Objective : Dependable, client-focused Registered Nurse with 5+ years experience, including Med/Surg and Home Healthcare, interested in full-time position.

Skills : BLS/ DSD certification.

Description :

    1. Provide in-home nursing care to pediatric patients based on the plan of treatment.
    2. Prepares equipment & material for treatments and procedures, practices aseptic & sterile technique & administers medications as appropriate for the client's care and safety.
    3. Record legible, accurate, detailed service documentation as care is being provided during each individual shift.
    4. Records orders/order changes from medical professionals and reports to Nursing Supervisor.
    5. Report changes in patients' conditions to the family, co-workers, Nursing Supervisor and other medical professionals as directed.
    6. Maintains a safe & therapeutic environment for the client.
    7. Initiates emergency procedures when necessary.
    8. Assists with the orientation of new staff as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
AS In Nursing

Private Duty Nurse/Associate Resume

Objective : I graduated from Dawson Technical Institute in Sept. 2005, and received my certificate/diploma as an LPN. I have also completed many other college credits, with are not limited to a E.M.T License, C.N.A license, medical terminology, computer courses, and numerous other courses throughout the years, starting in 1995. As a nurse, I have experience working with the elderly/geriatrics, and disabled, medically fragile children and adults.

Skills : Excellent Communications and computer skills.

Description :

    1. Nurse Manager, LPN Observe patients, charting and reporting changes in patients' conditions, such as adverse reactions.
    2. Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse.
    3. Provide basic patient care and treatments, such as taking temperatures or blood pressures, dressing.
    4. Help patients with bathing, dressing, maintaining personal hygiene, moving in bed, or standing.
    5. Work as part of a health care team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care and implement.
    6. Provide medical treatment and personal care to patients in private home settings, such as cooking, keeping rooms orderly, seeing that patients are comfortable and in good spirits, and instructing family members in simple nursing tasks.
    7. Follow policies and procedures related to safety.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Healthcare Administration

Private Duty Nurse Lead Resume

Headline : I am passionate about acquiring a position, as a Registered Nurse, within an agency that prides itself in the quality of services it provides.

Skills : Data Abstactor, Assessment Nurse.

Description :

    1. Provide in home care for patients injured in the "cold war" as directed by their care plan.
    2. Transport patients to and from medical appointments.
    3. Provide educational reinforcements for patients concerning their specific disease processes and the lingering side effects from radiation treatments.
    4. Assist patients with nutritional management of diabetes and other diagnosis as indicated.
    5. Provide up to date educational material for patients for their specific disease processes as indicated.
    6. Assist patients with all ADL's as indicated by care plan.
    7. Accompany patients as needed to company resource fairs and benefit review forums.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma In Nursing

Private Duty Nurse Associate Resume

Summary : Compassionate Registered Nurse with over 26 years' experience in healthcare. Skilled in providing exceptional care to pediatric patients with specialty experience in pediatric gastroenterology. Seeking position in a pediatric hospital or facility.

Skills : BLS Certified, Licensed Nurse in Wisconsin and Illinois.

Description :

    1. Contract independently to render nursing care to one patient in hospital and private home.
    2. Administer medications, treatments, therapies and other nursing services, according to physician's instructions and conditions of patient.
    3. Observe, evaluates and records symptoms of seizure and other possible conditions.
    4. Apply independent emergency measures to counteract adverse developments especially during seizure attacks.
    5. Notifies physician of patient's condition every check-up.
    6. Give information to family in treatment of patient maintenance of healthful environment.
    7. Maintain equipment and supplies (Oxygen machine, nebulizers, cardiac monitor, pulse oxymeter, suction machine, feeding pump, etc.) Cooperate with other health care providers (physical therapist and food therapist) furnishing assistance to patient.
    8. Supervised diet of patient in hospital and private home.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
BS In Nursing

Private Duty Nurse Resume

Summary : To obtain a customer service position where I can utilize my skills and build upon them within a growing and stable company.

Skills : Attention To Details, Microsoft Office, Medical Terminology.

Description :

    1. Administered dressings, treatments, medications, and other nursing services patient as required.
    2. Applied independent emergency procedures accurately and successfully as needed.
    3. Supervised and administered patient-appropriate diets.
    4. Monitored vital signs and other various patient health indicators.
    5. Stocked and maintained adequate medical supplies in patient homes.
    6. Documented all patient care information for patient family review.
    7. Responded to patient family queries in a courteous and professional manner.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Medical Assistant