Rehabilitation Nurse Resume Samples

The goal of a Rehabilitation Nurse is to assist people with a disability and/or chronic illness to attain and maintain maximum function or become rehabilitated. The job description entails assisting patients in adapting to an altered lifestyle, provide a therapeutic environment for the clients, and implement treatment strategies that are based on scientific nursing theory related to self-care. Relevant duties are mentioned on the Rehabilitation Nurse Resume as – performing a physical examination on patients, coordinating comprehensive patient care, making independent clinical decisions based on primary examinations, developing effective plan care and providing appropriate therapy, managing documentation, and participating in the new and effective process in patient care meetings.

Summary of skills that can highlight a resume includes – strong understanding of the nursing process, experience in orthopedic nursing care, basic computer and typing skills, a strong background in a rehabilitation setting, and infusion knowledge, skills, and experience. A Nursing degree is commonplace among job applicants.

Rehabilitation Nurse Resume example

Rehabilitation Nurse Resume

Objective : To work as a Rehabilitation Nurse with a company that is interested in an individual(s) who are trainable, flexible, and looking for new challenges with the incorporation of the nursing process in a setting in which he/she can assist a team in the production of a favorable outcome for both company and clientele.

Skills : Training Skills, Nursing Skills.

Description :

    1. Responsible for taking care of patients on an inpatient rehabilitation unit.
    2. Provided direct care and counseling to patients who suffer from physical and mental disabilities, and even occasional substance abuse problems.
    3. Worked as a part of a rehabilitation team to determine goals for patient care and to evaluate/monitor progress.
    4. Responsible for educating patients/families on their illnesses, disabilities, medications, and self-care techniques.
    5. Assisted patients to re-establish as much of an independent lifestyle as possible after debilitating incidents.
    6. Provided patients with encouragement and strategies to help them adapt to their disabilities.
    7. Attended and participated in family conferences and team meetings.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Rehabilitation Nurse Resume

Objective : Responsible for demonstrating competency in current principles and practices of healthcare delivery in diverse populations to include mental health and substance abuse.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Internet Explorer, Homecare Homebase.

Description :

    1. Assisted individuals with disability and/or chronic illness to attain and maintain maximum function.
    2. Assisted clients in adapting to an altered lifestyle, while providing a therapeutic environment for client's and their family's development.
    3. Designed and implemented treatment strategies that are based on scientific nursing theory related to self-care and that promote physical, psychosocial, and spiritual health.
    4. Used Possesses the specialized knowledge and clinical skills necessary to provide care for people with physical disability and chronic illness.
    5. Coordinated educational activities and uses appropriate resources to develop and implement an individualized teaching and discharge plan with clients and their families.
    6. Performed hands-on nursing care by utilizing the nursing process to achieve quality outcomes for clients.
    7. Provided direction and supervision of ancillary nursing personnel, demonstrates professional judgment, uses problem solving techniques and time-management principles, and delegates appropriately.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
ADN In Nursing


Rehabilitation Nurse Resume

Summary : An experienced Rehabilitation Nurse that care for students and communities by serving a critical role in ensuring student's academic success.

Skills : Leadership, Customer Service, Communication, Computer, Documentation, Supervisor, Patient Education, Patient Scheduling, Employee Engagement.

Description :

    1. Treated alterations in functional ability and lifestyle that resulted from the physical disability.
    2. Experienced in recognizing potential medical complication and providing intervention to maximize restoration and recovery of function within the rehabilitation setting and the community.
    3. Experienced includes working with patients diagnosed with: spinal cord injury, stroke (CVA), head injury, multiple sclerosis, diabetes, Guillain Barre, Hip replacement, Knee replacement Skills: Provide interventions with: admitting patients to the unit as well as transferring or discharging patients.
    4. Helped patients to function as independently as possible within the realm of their ability, ie: feeding, transfer from bed to wheelchair and vice verse.
    5. Administered p.o.as well as intravenous medication.
    6. Infused blood whenever needed, monitor blood sugar, monitor patients for sign of DVT, monitor bladder control, ie: (male and /or female in/out catherization).
    7. Provided bowel program.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Baccalaureate In Nursing

Rehabilitation Nurse Resume

Headline : Seeking a Rehabilitation Nurse profession with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Medication administration (10+ years), Wound Care.

Description :

    1. Provided patients with nursing services, monitoring, assessments, administering mediations and treatment as prescribed by the physicians.
    2. Monitored responses to treatment, documenting and reviewing the outcome.
    3. Used good judgment, problem solving and have good decision making skills.
    4. Experienced with G-tube feeding, NG tube insertion, tracheostomy care and suctioning, cuff inflation and deflation, dressing changes such as wound, groshong, CVP line, star an IV line, administer fluids and drawing blood through CVP line etc.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Rehabilitation Nurse Resume

Objective : Seeking a Rehabilitation Nurse position that will allow me to utilize my education, experience and career background to promote and manage health in my community as well as advocate for the best quality of life for patients. I seek a position that will allow me to guide other health career professionals in that promotion and advocacy.

Skills : Planning Skills, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Continued care for cardiac, orthopedic and pulmonary clients out of the hospital.
    2. Allowed for faster rehabilitation and return home.
    3. Used Suctioning trachs, infusion therapy, Gtube feeding, wound care, lab draws,medication and treatment administration, assessment of outcomes and tailored changes to that individuals needs.
    4. Coordinated nursing care activities in collaboration with other members of the interdisciplinary rehabilitation team to facilitate achievement of overall goals.
    5. Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills to develop a rapport with clients, their families, and health team members and to ensure the fulfilment of requirements for legal documentation and reimbursement.
    6. Utilized various online and community resources in providing patient care.
    7. Monitored, recorded, and communicated patient condition as appropriate to care team, physician, patient, and family.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate Of Science

Rehabilitation Nurse Resume

Objective : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Rehabilitation Nurse professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Associate Program Manager and inspiration to those around me.

Skills : Licensed Practical Nurse, I.V CERTIFICATION, Alcohol, And Drug Testing, Assist With Respiratory Fit Test.

Description :

    1. Administered flu shots, T.B skin test, check blood sugar, weight, abdomen girth, digital impaction removal of feces, blood draw for labs.
    2. Administered medications, cleans and monitor trach, assist with annual fit testing and wellness.
    3. Evaluated the existing capabilities of each patient and establish rehab goals.
    4. Directed patients through various therapies as per physician's orders.
    5. Provided constructive and supportive patient feedback.
    6. Nurse attended team conference meetings with the doctor and other disciplines.
    7. Nurse provided patient care, such as: wound care, IV therapies, patient teaching, personal care, and pain management.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Rehabilitation Nurse Resume

Headline : To obtain a part-time Rehabilitation Nurse position with an emphasis on Sales Support/Office Management utilizing extensive experience and skills. Productive in contributing effectively towards the objectives of a team, and is able to share knowledge, ideas, and information.

Skills : ACLS, CRRN, TB Skin Test, BLS.

Description :

    1. Informed and instructed patients along with their respective families in adjusting to altered abilities and the effect of adjustment to their daily lives.
    2. Observed strict adherence of treatment plan to scientific theories, which promoted physical and social health along with self-care level.
    3. Formulated a diagnosis by assessing the patients' physical and psychological need and abilities.
    4. Precisely created treatment plans which led to patient's discharge or self-sufficiency development.
    5. Functioned as teacher, caregiver, and client advocate, guaranteeing optimum patient self-care and pain relief.
    6. Charged nurse on 15 bed unit.
    7. Admitting patients and discharging patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate In Nursing

Rehabilitation Nurse Resume

Objective : Fully credentialed LPN with experience providing compassionate care in an array of environments; stemming from geriatrics, pediatrics, long-term care, and assistive living. Loyal, collaborative Nurse with a steadfast commitment to quality care and preventative care advocacy. Energetic and motivational Nurse and leader dedicated to driving top-quality patient care.

Skills : Charting, Patient Scheduling.

Description :

    1. Administered medications utilizing electronic charting IV/ Central Line use and management PRBC/ TPN/ PPN administration PEG/ NGT feedings/medication administration Oxygen care and monitoring Admissions and Discharges Patient/caregiver education Daily nursing care for assigned inpatients and assist other team members as needed.
    2. Communicated abnormal diagnostic results to physicians and enter physician orders Accomplishments Completed Stroke certification Completed FIM scoring certification for Rehabilitation patients.
    3. Used Medication administration Start IV's as ordered, Care and maintenance of IV and central lines.
    4. Completed assessment with medication administration along with PRN's, foley cath care, PEG tube administration, Trach Care, Pain management, Oxygen, total patient care when needed Charting, MAR's, Physicians Orders, EKGs, bladder scan, I & O, updating as needed.
    5. Assisted patients with performing activities of daily living, including personal hygiene, elimination, nutrition, and ambulation.
    6. Collaborated as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.
    7. Evaluated learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate Of Applied Science

Rehabilitation Nurse Resume

Objective : Responsible for Demonstrating the ability to quickly assess situations and use sound judgment in applying medical or emergency intervention techniques.

Skills : Nursing, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Demonstrated general computer skills including: data entry, word processing, email, and record management.
    2. Maintained proper levels of confidentiality.
    3. Worked closely and professionally with others.
    4. Maintained quality, safety, and/or infection control standards.
    5. Provided direct patient care to patients using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice.
    6. Performed plan of care intervention, including medication administration, specimen collection, clinical treatments, as well as other medical care treatment.
    7. Documented patient care given.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          2-5 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          Associates In Nursing

          Rehabilitation Nurse Resume

          Headline : Contributing to quality resident care, positive outcomes, and employee satisfaction by continually motivating nursing staff, leading by example, and being a knowledgeable resource.

          Skills : Telemetry Monitoring, Planning Skills.

          Description :

            1. Collaborated with physicians and ancillary services in planning and implementing the patients' plan of care and provides patient teaching as appropriate. 
            2. Demonstrated the ability to establish a work plan and re-prioritize plan based on changing patient care needs. 
            3. Collaborated with the physicians regarding pain control, symptom management, ethical issues, and family issues.
            4. Knowledged of and adherence to current nursing theory and practice, infection control, and wound care standards of practice.
            5. Knowledged of accreditation standards to ensure adherence to all standards set forth by state and accrediting agencies of TJC and CMS.
            6. Knowledged of clinical operations and procedures, and utilizes proper policies, procedures, and guidelines in caring for patients.
            7. Demonstrated critical thinking skills.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  5-7 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Executive
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  Associate Of Science In Nursing