Recovery Room Nurse Resume Samples

A Recovery Room Nurse works in the recovery room care for patients who have undergone various types of surgery. Since specialized care is required for such patients, a sole nurse is hired to take care of the patients who are recovering. Example of duties associated with this role are listed on the Recovery Room Nurse Resume as – monitoring patients when the patients are still under sedation or effects of anesthesia; providing constant care to patients who underwent surgery, transporting the patient to and from the ICU; noting and tracking patient status including vital signs such as blood pressure, and temperature; and calling for assistance and beginning cardiopulmonary resuscitation if needed.

Nurses in charge of the recovery room patients often mention on the resume the following skills – good assessment skills, diligence in monitoring patients; multitasking skills, and the ability to respond quickly. Those interested in working in the recovery room should complete a nursing program, and also have a certification in paranesthesia nursing.

Recovery Room Nurse Resume example

Recovery Room Nurse Resume

Objective : Dedicated and Highly Qualified Recovery Room Nurse with sixteen years of experience, combining management and hand's patient care, looking for a position as a Registered Nurse. Familiar with working in a fast-paced surgical environment, with a solid track record of achieving exceptional results in leadership and customer service.

Skills : Nursing Skills, Coordinating Skills, Monitoring SKills.

Description :

    1. Provided patient assessments, treatments and patient education to surgical patients.
    2. Gathered equipment, such as laparoscopic equipment, bovie, laser, microscope, and other needed equipment in order to perform patient care in the OR.
    3. Coordinated or participated in the positioning of patients, using body stabilizing equipment or protective padding to provide appropriate exposure for the procedure or to protect against nerve damage or circulation impairment.
    4. Monitored and maintained aseptic technique throughout procedures and assist members of the surgical team with gowning or gloving.
    5. Coordinated with anesthesia personnel to maintain patient temperature.
    6. Monitored, recorded, and reported symptoms or changed in patients' conditions.
    7. Maintained accurate, detailed reports and records.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Nursing


Recovery Room Nurse Resume

Objective : Seeking a Recovery Room Nurse position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Case Management, Computer, Documentation, Microsoft Word, Organized.

Description :

    1. Provided care for patients after they had surgery.
    2. Administered medications as ordered by the surgeon.
    3. Assessed the patients to make sure they were stable and able to go home.
    4. Provided teaching/instructions/education for the care the member needs to follow at home.
    5. Made phone calls the next day to each patient that had a procedure to see how they are doing at home and if they had any questions.
    6. Used Administration of IV medications, what to look for post-op, as far as signs and symptoms that are normal and those that are serious and need to be evaluated by a physician.
    7. Ordered, interpreted, and evaluate diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's condition.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED


Recovery Room Nurse Resume

Headline : Dedicated Recovery Room Nurse with hospital and home health care experience and PALS, ACLS, BLS, and Post Anesthesia Nurse Certificate. Demonstrated ability to think critically and manage all caseloads requiring complex problem-solving. Recognized for extended service through professional activities boards and success in nursing.

Skills : Great Communication,  Great Customer Service, Problem Solving, Hard Worker, Friendly Computer.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the care of patients in the perioperative area.
    2. Worked with a team of over 49 credentialed surgeons, 42 anesthesiologists, and a variety of business and office staff.
    3. Obtained history and physicals on pre-operative patients.
    4. Reviewed and interpreted labs and studies.
    5. Cared for patients in the post-anesthesia area.
    6. Posted operative education to patients and families.
    7. Served patients from Colorado, Nebraska, and Wyoming, addressing their traveling needs post-operative.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Recovery Room Nurse Resume

Objective : Highly motivated, experienced, and passionate candidate seeks to further a career in a Recovery Room Nurse position that can utilize my technical skills and management knowledge to benefit mutual growth and success.

Skills : MS Office, Multitasking, Nursing.

Description :

    1. Supported Operations Room as a circulating nurse.
    2. Assessed, planned, implemented, and evaluated health care services for patients suffering from a broad range of health conditions.
    3. Coordinated the implementation of the care plans for the post-operative recovery of patients.
    4. Recorded patients' medical information and vital signs.
    5. Promoted a safety-conscious workforce and maintains good housekeeping practices.
    6. Communicated appropriately with the person served regardless of their age.
    7. Explained discharge instructions and answered questions regarding care at home and prescribed medications.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Recovery Room Nurse Resume

Headline : Dedicated, compassionate, and qualified registered nurse with the clinical skills to provide compassionate care for patients of all ages. Rapidly adapt and excel over highly stressful environments. Fluent in Spanish and eager to work with a diverse patient population.

Skills : Nursing, Managing, Commination Skills.

Description :

    1. Oversaw medical assistants and collaborated with nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and physicians to ensure quality and continuity of inpatient health care.
    2. Assured complete and accurate electronic medical charting.
    3. Trained 7 new nurses in the last four years -Ensure all consents are signed prior to surgical procedures.
    4. Monitored patients after surgical procedures.
    5. Provided aftercare and discharge instructions, birth control education, and referrals as needed.
    6. Monitored vital signs, administer medication, and do wound dressing.
    7. Provided health teachings pre and post-surgery to patients and families.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Recovery Room Nurse Resume

Objective : Highly qualified Recovery Room Nurse with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Phlebotomy, IV Therapy.

Description :

    1. Supervised the recovery room area.
    2. Set up a recovery room prior to the session and clean up at the end of the session.
    3. Counted medications and other controlled items at the beginning and end of the session.
    4. Prepared medication and instruction kits for each patient, prior to each session.
    5. Recorded patient data in services log, including but not limited to patient's name, patient number, information about the procedure, appropriate times, the surgeon performing the procedure, medications, and complications.
    6. Monitored and recorded the patient's vital signs and vaginal bleeding.
    7. Worked as a Recovery Room Nurse in this Cosmetic clinic, caring for patients post-surgery under general anesthesia.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate In Nursing

Recovery Room Nurse Resume

Objective : Knowledgeable in current care and evidence-based methods and techniques. Committed to providing outstanding, safe, and evidence-based patient care while promoting a team environment. Ability to abide by the standards of care with attention to detail, organization, and follow-up. 

Skills : Recovery Nurse, Monitoring, Team Work, Patient Care.

Description :

    1. Performed pre-operative, intra-operative, and post-operative care/support for procedure patients.
    2. Administered IV sedation under the orders and supervision of physicians.
    3. Ensured compliance with the medical protocol.
    4. Performed routine nursing interventions/procedures: injections, vitals, physical assessment, administer narcotics, and education to patients.
    5. Supervised non-licensed staff working in the recovery room.
    6. Monitored, recorded, and reported symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
    7. Responsible for health assessment, health history, medication administration, patient education, and observation, and evaluation of post.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS

Recovery Room Nurse Resume

Objective : Success-oriented with high energy and a positive attitude. Communicate effectively with all levels of management in a highly professional and diplomatic manner. Excellent communication skills, problem solver, and a team player with the ability to work independently.Enthusiastic, creative, and flexible.

Skills : Charge Nurse-leadership, Discharge Coordination, Preceptor-trainer.

Description :

    1. Worked with GYN patients in the provision of reproductive healthcare.
    2. Assessed the needs of post-surgery operations and prepared post-anesthesia areas Administering medications and treatments per protocol.
    3. Supervised patient recovery after in-clinic, out-patient, medical procedures.
    4. Worked with MD and MA staff to coordinate patient care.
    5. Started and monitored intravenous (IV) injection for administering medication and sedation per agency protocol and physician orders.
    6. Coordinated patient care is given by others and determined discharge need to be Provided basis life support to patients in emergency situations.
    7. Promoted the safety and security of the unit.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS In Nursing

Recovery Room Nurse Resume

Objective : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Recovery Room Nurse professional skills and knowledge to be an effective room nurse and inspiration to those around me.

Skills : Basic Life Support, First-Aid, Basic IV Therapy.

Description :

    1. Demonstrated knowledge of current trends in nursing.
    2. Identified significant changes in patient condition.
    3. Effectively communicated in oral and written form.
    4. Monitored, maintained, and ordered unit supplies. 
    5. Evaluated the stability of post-op patients to determine discharge status.
    6. Monitored clients and supervise the recovery room of an ambulatory surgical care center. 
    7. Assessed patients for pain and maintains hemodynamic stability, neurological stability, and pain management.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    2-5 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    BS

    Recovery Room Nurse Resume

    Summary : Friendly and enthusiastic with 10 years of experience in performing nursing care, mostly in specialized areas. Able to learn new tasks quickly and proficient in growing key customer relationships. Represent establishment with friendly, professional demeanor at all times with exceptional customer service skills.

    Skills : Attention To Detail, Customer Service, Patient Care.

    Description :

      1. Performed assigned tasks within the scope of a Certified Nursing Assistant and in accordance with PeaceHealth and general nursing policies and procedures.
      2. Met or exceeded customer needs as a patient advocate, exercises discretion in the management of patient information, and assures strict patient confidentiality.
      3. Reported significant changes in the patients status to the appropriate care team member.
      4. Accurated transcription of orders
      5. Coordinated patient admission, discharge, and transfer as applicable to unit
      6. Coordinated patient registration, scheduling, and insurance authorizations as applicable to unit
      7. Provided effective communication linkage between all care team members
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    Diploma In Nursing