Restorative Nurse Resume Samples

A Restorative Nurse is responsible for coordinating restorative care and assist residents in attaining or maintaining a high level of physical functioning possible for each resident. Essential duties are listed on the Restorative Nurse Resume as – planning and developing restorative services for the residents; educating facility staff in restorative therapy and its execution, maintaining a complete and accurate record of restorative service assessments and services, coordinating restorative therapy services with therapy service providers, attending care plan conferences, serving as the resident safety program coordinator, evaluating and documenting appropriate knowledge of good body mechanics, and attending all mandatory in-services and participating in other services offered regularly.

Skills that can highlight a resume are – physical stamina, the ability to work well with all types of patients, good knowledge of practical nursing theory and practices, knowledge of gerontology, the ability to apply treatment, and strong communication skills. A nursing degree is often listed on successful resumes.

Restorative Nurse Resume example

Restorative Nurse Resume

Summary : Restorative Nurse with 18 years of LPN experience. I have strong clinical and people skills with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for a wide variety of patients with diverse needs. I am currently employed at Westminster Health Care Center in Clarksville Indiana where I have been for the past eleven years.

Skills : Clinical Judgement, Leadership, Medical Terminology, Prioritizing, Computer , Communication , Trach Care, Phlebotomy, Associates.

Description :

    1. Administer ordered medication and assessed effectiveness.
    2. Maintained accurate, complete, and legible records of nursing observations and nursing care.
    3. Maintained confidentiality of all patient information.
    4. Encouraged cooperative efforts through understanding of the functions of all personnel involved in the patients care.
    5. Understood team nursing principles and is able to function effectively.
    6. Implemented physician's orders in a safe and accurate manner.
    7. Observed patient conditions and accurately reports change to physician.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            7-10 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Management
            Education
            Education
            Associate's


            Restorative Nurse Resume

            Summary : Restorative Nurse with 9 years of experience in Overseeing, directing and participating in restorative programs initiated for individual patients, Providing safe restorative care, Communicating with the Nursing and Rehabilitation departments concerning goal setting and approaches to individual patient needs, Attending care plan conferences and provides input into development of individualised Restorative plan of care.

            Skills : Training, Medical Skills, Planning.

            Description :

              1. Served as a member of interdisciplinary healthcare team for a premium long term care facility.
              2. Assisted CNA's, Nurses, Therapies- (P.T., O.T., and Speech), family members and residents in ensuring optimal patient care.
              3. Adapted to the needs of the unit by demonstrating flexibility.
              4. Made rounds on assigned patients and prioritizes patient needs.
              5. Praised by the administrator for adding dollars to the facility income monthly by my efforts.
              6. Demonstrated proficiency in performing assessments and working with therapy so that the resident could gain as much mobility as possible.
              7. Educated the staff when there was a new program in place to get their understanding of the new program.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      7-10 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Management
                      Education
                      Education
                      GED


                      Restorative Nurse Resume

                      Summary : Restorative Nurse with 8 years of experience in Attending and contributing to in-services and staff meetings as requested, Maintaining accurate restorative nursing progress/documentation records on all patients participating in any restorative program, Assisting with new staff orientation and ongoing education on principles and practices of Restorative Nursing.

                      Skills : Management, Conflict Resolution.

                      Description :

                        1. Monitored and tracked all trauma related incident reports and determined the appropriate intervention(s) Revised policy and procedure for restraint .
                        2. Questioned staff about progress or the regression of the resident's mobility.
                        3. Administered medication and treatments as prescribed by MD.
                        4. Documented on any changes and report to MD and to family.
                        5. Received and not and document on any new orders.
                        6. Daily documented on patients with any changes noted as fever, change in mental status, falls, and other incidents.
                        7. Reported all the DON, MD and family to be notified.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                7-10 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Management
                                Education
                                Education
                                Diploma In Nursing

                                Restorative Nurse Resume

                                Summary : A loyal, compassionate and dependable Registered Nurse with a commitment to To quality care. I have worked for 18+ years in the nursing care industry. Detail Oriented, able to multitask and a team player. I have strong leadership, clinical, and People skills. I have led a citation free survey and assisted with getting Medicare certification reinstated during my employment as Nursing Director.

                                Skills :

                                Planning, Wound Care, Patient Care.

                                Description :

                                  1. Managed the restorative nursing program.
                                  2. Supervised and managed restorative aides.
                                  3. Implemented restorative nursing programs completed supportive documentation, MDS, and careplans.
                                  4. Assisted in fall management procedures implementing interventions, investigation and updating care plans.
                                  5. Worked with Physical therapy department transitioning residents from skilled therapy to restorative care.
                                  6. Monitored residents post discharge from skill care for any declines in functional status.
                                  7. Managed monitored and ordered durable medical equipment.
                                          Years of Experience
                                          Experience
                                          7-10 Years
                                          Experience Level
                                          Level
                                          Management
                                          Education
                                          Education
                                          Licensed Practical Nurse

                                          Restorative Nurse Resume

                                          Objective : Restorative Nurse professional offering extensive experience in the areas of nursing, nursing management and program development. Recognizing for expert clinical, organizational, leadership, teaching and team building abilities. Computer skills include Electronic Medical Record systems, Microsoft and Excel.

                                          Skills :

                                          Assess Vita Signs, Basic life Support, Urinary Catherization, Pouching a stoma, Medication administration, Oxygen administration, Tracheostomy care, Enternal Tube feeding, Restorative programs, computerized charting.

                                          Description :

                                            1. Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus seeking opportunities for improvement of process and treatments.
                                            2. Implemented new floor assignments based on evaluation of staffing requirements and resident acuity.
                                            3. Provided education to patients on ADLs, restorative programs, health education training, recovery, coping skills and community resources.
                                            4. Headed on boarding process for new nursing staff.
                                            5. Treated patients with strokes, orthopedics, Traumatic Head Injury and amputees.
                                            6. Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with dementia and Alzheimer's.
                                            7. Improved RUG reimbursement by compiling, analyzing data and identifying areas of improvement resulting in an increase in ADL scores in three areas overall by 33%.
                                                    Years of Experience
                                                    Experience
                                                    2-5 Years
                                                    Experience Level
                                                    Level
                                                    Executive
                                                    Education
                                                    Education
                                                    Bachelor Of Science In Nursing

                                                    Restorative Nurse Resume

                                                    Objective : Restorative Nurse with 5 years of experience in Instructing and assisting other direct care staff with the application of splints, braces, prosthetic appliances, and self-help devices to assure proper application and usage, Notifying Nursing and/or Rehab of patients who may be experiencing a change in their level of functioning, Effectively communicating to the Rehab Therapist and Restorative Nurse Manager on suggestions to help the resident reach their highest possible functioning level.

                                                    Skills : Iv Certified, Trach Experience, Feeding Tube experience.

                                                    Description :

                                                      1. Developed and coordinated restorative programs to maintain or improve individual resident function and mobility.
                                                      2. Coordinated for electronic medication administration program.
                                                      3. Scheduled for nursing department.
                                                      4. Assisted in care plan coordination and MDS process.
                                                      5. Achieved departmental goals and objectives by instituting new processes and standards for the Restorative Department.
                                                      6. Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment and maintained patient flow.
                                                      7. Participated in training and education of staff.
                                                              Years of Experience
                                                              Experience
                                                              2-5 Years
                                                              Experience Level
                                                              Level
                                                              Junior
                                                              Education
                                                              Education
                                                              Certificate In Practical Nursing

                                                              Restorative Nurse Resume

                                                              Objective : >To obtain a Restorative Nurse position in the healthcare industry utilising my skills in MDS / RUGS / Case Mix, Maintaining proficiency in using wheelchairs, walkers, canes, lifts, scales and other equipment used in the restorative programs, and is able to instruct others in their use.

                                                              Skills : Management, Organizational, Able To Educate.

                                                              Description :

                                                                1. Responsible for implementing resident specific restorative programs based on therapy department recommendations assuring residents maintain their highest level of function.
                                                                2. Assured nursing assistants implemented programs as ordered.
                                                                3. Assessed program effectiveness and addressed any decline in function.
                                                                4. Documented program effectiveness.
                                                                5. Monitored staff compliance, educated staff on all aspects of restorative nursing and the importance of program.
                                                                6. Worked closely with nursing assistants to problem solve and develop the most effective ways to manage programming.
                                                                7. Assisted RNAC with mds completion related to restorative nursing.
                                                                        Years of Experience
                                                                        Experience
                                                                        0-2 Years
                                                                        Experience Level
                                                                        Level
                                                                        Entry Level
                                                                        Education
                                                                        Education
                                                                        LPN In Nursing

                                                                        Restorative Nurse Resume

                                                                        Summary : Restorative Nurse is Implementing and maintaining Restorative program for elderly adults that suffers with Alzheimer's and Dementia, Implementing and maintaining Bowel and Bladder program for 160-bed facility, Updating functional Maintenance Programs, Transcribing and or documenting physician orders, nurse notes, and referrals into personal medical records, Working hand in hand with Rehab (Physical, Occupational, Speech) Department.

                                                                        Skills :

                                                                        Team Player, Skilled In G-tubes, Trachs, And IV Medication Administration.

                                                                        Description :

                                                                          1. Developed and implemented restorative care programs.
                                                                          2. Evaluated programs for progress toward stated goals and reevaluate when needed.
                                                                          3. Successfully implemented a restorative program for my nursing home where up till recent their was none.
                                                                          4. Performed MDS assessments, initiate wound treatments and assisted wound care specialist with rounds, fall prevention, supervisor of restorative .
                                                                          5. Provided direction and assistance to C.N.As and Restorative Aides.
                                                                          6. Designed, implemented, monitored and adjusted restorative programs to provide individualized programs for residents.
                                                                          7. Organised activities and stimulation exercises.
                                                                                  Years of Experience
                                                                                  Experience
                                                                                  7-10 Years
                                                                                  Experience Level
                                                                                  Level
                                                                                  Management
                                                                                  Education
                                                                                  Education
                                                                                  Associate's

                                                                                  Restorative Nurse Resume

                                                                                  Objective : Restorative Nurse with 2 years of experience in Developing and administering wound treatments according to policy with interdisciplinary team, Developing care plans related to wound treatment, Developing and updating the facilities Restorative Nursing program with interdisciplinary team, Training and Supervising Restorative Nurse Aides in administration of Restorative Nursing Program, and also Developing Restorative nursing orders with physician and OT/PT.

                                                                                  Skills : Detail Oriented, Dependable, Compassionate, Personable, Computer , Time Management, Work Well Under Pressre.

                                                                                  Description :

                                                                                    1. Maintained accurate, detailed reports and records for Restorative, weight and fall programs.
                                                                                    2. Monitored, recorded and reported symptoms and changes in patients' conditions.
                                                                                    3. Recorded patients' medical information and vital signs.
                                                                                    4. Trained nurses and C.N.As in fall prevention and MDS documentation.
                                                                                    5. Consulted and coordinated with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans.
                                                                                    6. Instructed individuals, families and other groups on topics such as health education, infection and fall prevention.
                                                                                    7. Modified patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions.
                                                                                            Years of Experience
                                                                                            Experience
                                                                                            2-5 Years
                                                                                            Experience Level
                                                                                            Level
                                                                                            Executive
                                                                                            Education
                                                                                            Education
                                                                                            Associate's

                                                                                            Restorative Nurse Resume

                                                                                            Summary : Restorative Nurse With 16 years of experience working as a Licensed Practical Nurse in a range of healthcare settings, I am looking forward to using my vast knowledge and skills to become an asset to your organization.

                                                                                            Skills : MDS 3.0.with Submission To State, Conducted Care Plan Meetings, Writing Care Plans/ Updating Care Plans.

                                                                                            Description :

                                                                                              1. Developed and implemented a restorative program using 6 qualifiers; defining each resident needs, assessments (MDS/RAPS), developing plan-goals and evaluations, documentation, training, implementation and maintenance.
                                                                                              2. Identified and monitored resident at risk for weight lost, dehydration, skin breakdown, contractors, and falls.
                                                                                              3. Identified and implement programs to assist residents in maintaining bowel and bladder continence, R.O.M., mobility, and autonomy with ADL's.
                                                                                              4. Conducted staff and resident teaching on the programs that were implemented and the proper use of equipments such as the Hoyer lift.
                                                                                              5. Updated care plans on all restorative residents, insuring that all ordered equipments were at facility and orders were transcribed to the TAR and the care plans.
                                                                                              6. Collected, completed and transmitted MDS to the state.
                                                                                              7. Conducted care plan meetings and updated care plans on file.
                                                                                                      Years of Experience
                                                                                                      Experience
                                                                                                      10+ Years
                                                                                                      Experience Level
                                                                                                      Level
                                                                                                      Senior
                                                                                                      Education
                                                                                                      Education
                                                                                                      GED