Staff Nurse Resume Samples

The role of a Staff Nurse is to look after the patients who are admitted to the hospital under their care. The typical duties mentioned in the Staff Nurse Resume indicates the following – maintaining patient chart, administering medications on time, maintaining proper timing for checking the patient, monitoring the health and diet of the patient, providing nursing care and supporting the Doctors, administering injections to patients, helping patients before and after an examination or test, ensuring hygiene standards are provided, checking patients during rounds, and updating patient chart periodically.

Even though the job description for the Staff Nurse may vary based on the work setting, the following skills are essential for working as a Staff Nurse – calm and patient composure, nursing expertise, a good knowledge of medical treatment and basic terminologies, proficiency to conduct basic tests, CPR knowledge and physical stamina. Whilst having a degree in Nursing is the primary requirement, possessing a valid license and registration is as well mandatory.

 

Staff Nurse Resume

Objective : Competent, compassionate, and empathetic Staff Nurse with background experience in mental health. Meets responsibility in patient safety, medication safety, coordination of care, and prioritization. Works well under pressure, persistent, determined, and goal oriented. Emotional stability to cope with human suffering, emergencies and other stresses. Offering leadership qualities with a positive attitude. Motivated, hardworking, organized, focused and dedicated. To embrace a career opportunity where my healthcare background and education would be conducive to achieving all goals.

Skills : Staffing Coordinator And Nursing Supervisor, Cerner, Research, Powerpoint, Word, Excel, Documentation

Description :

  • Responsible for coordinating staffing, delegating nurse assignments, preparing schedules, overseeing admissions and discharges.
  • Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens.
  • Utilized the nursing process in compliance with hospital policies and procedures, legal and regulatory standards.
  • Answered triage phone calls and directed patient care under the LPN scope of practice.
  • Provided education on all aspects of women's reproductive health, mammograms, and all other concerns the patient may have at the time of their visit.
  • Responsible for creating follow care plans for abnormal labs, in which I communicated to the patient further treatment options/instructions.
  • Responsible for assisting the clinician in any patient care procedures/exams.
  • Maintained communication with residents, their responsible party, and physician.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS in Nursing


Clinical-Staff Nurse Resume

Summary : Looking for a position in a respected facility with a commitment to innovative processes, quality care, and patient advocacy. Expert in emergency nursing, general nursing and communication skills. Develop positive relationships with customers to ensure medical/patient safety and business growth. To continue to grow and maximize my full potential as a Registered Nurse, to provide high quality and current evidence-based practice care and to help educate the community.

Skills : CPR Certified, Wound Care, Geriatric Treatment Knowledge, Hospice And End Of Life Care Training, ELNEC Training/Drug Screen Collection

Description :

  • Providing bedside critical, emergency, medical, surgical, orthopedic and psychiatric nursing triage, evaluation, initial treatment and transfer of patients to concerned units or discharge home with follow-up care and treatment education.
  • Monitoring, recording, and reporting symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
  • Ordering, interpreting, and evaluating diagnostic tests to identify and assessing the patient's condition.
  • Modifying patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions discussing with physicians.
  • Directing or supervising less-skilled nursing or healthcare personnel or supervise a particular unit.
  • Consulting and coordinating with healthcare team members to assess, plan, implement, or evaluate patient care plans.
  • Monitoring all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity.
  • Performing physical examinations, making tentative diagnoses, and treating patients en route to hospitals or at disaster site triage centers.
  • Instructing individuals, families, or other groups on topics such as health education, disease prevention, or childbirth and develop health improvement programs.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
BS in Nursing


Per Diem Staff Nurse Resume

Summary : Able to coordinate several tasks simultaneously with strong interpersonal skills and positive work ethic, able to function as team member as well as a team leader. Excellent communication skills with patients, families, and staff. Proven record of reliability and responsibility.

Skills : Spirometry, EKG/ECG, Cardiac Intensive Care Classed With Telemetry, Basic X-rays, Wound Care, Meditech, Pyxis, Outlook

Description :

  • Admitting patients from ER, PACU, ICU, Direct Admissions and Medical-Surgical overflow.
  • Assessments including neurovascular checks, surgical site, and drains, vital signs, monitoring for respiratory depression and oxygen saturation.
  • Initiating and managing Patient Controlled Analgesia (PCA) for pain management.
  • Ensuring patient care meets established nursing care standards and JCAHO national patient safety goals.
  • Determining patient care assignments based on nursing skill levels and patient needs.
  • Determining staffing needs and levels in coordination with the nurse staffing office.
  • Drawing blood, assessment of patients and residents for medical conditions and complications.
  • Providing care for patients in the medical/surgical department including patients that had received surgery, peritoneal dialysis, chemotherapy, and care for severe wounds.
  • Working with emergency room staff as an admission nurse for the hospital as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS in Nursing

Progressive Staff Nurse Resume

Headline : Adaptable ICU/Progressive Staff Nurse accustomed to the integration of new healthcare delivery systems and restructuring of work in an increasingly complex regulatory environment. Skilled at communicating, organizing and solving problems to raise the stature and rankings of healthcare facilities. Well-trained nursing jobs offering vast experience in medical operations. Excellent organizational skills which increased professional ability to run hospital facility with ease.

Skills : CPR Certified, Wound Care, Geriatric Treatment Knowledge, Hospice And End Of Life Care Training, ELNEC Training/Drug Screen Collection

Description :

  • Provided age-appropriate, specific nursing care plan to different patients with varied illnesses in the assigned area.
  • Performed proper assessment and nursing diagnosis of the condition of the patients carry out correctly doctors' order upon admission, discharge, transfers, diagnostic procedures, surgery medications and treatment of the patients.
  • Handled various medication preparation and administration accurately, proper assessment and evaluation prior to giving specific medications.
  • Assisted in emergency situations and implements immediate nursing interventions.
  • Maintained holistic and palliative end-of-life care to specific patients as well as supporting their respective families.
  • Performed related nursing procedures including NGT and OGT feeding, suctioning, capillary glucose monitoring, wound dressing, etc.
  • Properly implemented institutional policies regarding emergency preparedness program (fire and earthquake drills).
  • Provided health teaching to patients like dietary activities and need for change in lifestyle.
  • Coordinated with the medication and medicating nurse regarding nursing responsibilities within the shift as well as with the other member of the healthcare team.
  • Maintained strict cleanliness, inventories, and stocks in the designated ward.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Nursing

OR Staff Nurse Resume

Headline : Exceptionally competent, well-organized, hard-working and professional OR Staff Nurse, with a consistent track record of surpassing standards and goals. Excellent motivator and detailed problem-solver who takes pride in meticulous work. Continually strives to expand professional knowledge and responsibilities. Outstanding leadership, scheduling, interpersonal, and safety skills. Possess exceptional planning, prioritizing, and goal-setting skills to achieve an optimal patient outcome.

Skills : Critical Care, Nursing Supervisor, Obtaining Prior Authorizations, Pulmonary Function Testing, Knowledge Of Medicare Regulations, ACLS Certified, Excellent Communication

Description :

  • Provided skilled, professional care to patients while in the operating room, all based on national practice standards.
  • Used assessment skills to identify further care needs and evaluate patients' health status.
  • Participated as a multi-disciplinary team member to provide professional patient care and complete/fulfill all physician orders, delivery of medications, reviewed patient's charts tests and other patient needs in a timely manner.
  • Used equipment effectively to assess patient needs and provide appropriate care in the operating room.
  • Administered appropriate care of the patient prior to surgery.
  • Administered Pre-OP medications as ordered in maintaining time and records.
  • Ensured to review the operative permit and willingness with the patient and family members.
  • Assessed needs of post-surgery operations administered post-op medications evaluated patients condition, provided patient safety, comfort, and privacy at all time.
  • Monitored and communicated to physician and anesthesia personnel any changes in patient status.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science

Staff Nurse II Resume

Summary : Over 10 years of experience in a hospital setting providing nursing care to diverse populations including, but not limited to, trauma/acute care surgery, general surgery, and bariatric surgery patients. Looking to broaden my horizons and expand my nursing career. Skilled in providing exceptional care to diverse patient populations. Established record of reliability and creating positive rapport with patients, family, and staff. Dedicated and organized.

Skills : Cerner, Research, Powerpoint, Word, Excel, Documentation, Teaching, Windows, Basic Life Support. Advanced Cardiac Life Support. Certified Medical-Surgical Nurse.

Description :

  • Gathered data through interview and observation of patients and/or significant others in an efficient and accurate manner. 
  • Identified the need for modification of the physical environment and delivery of care based on the physical and emotional status of the patient. 
  • Prioritized nursing care based on the assessment of the patient. 
  • Effectively utilized resource people in planning patient care. 
  • Communicated plan of action when patient or physician needs change to other members of the health team.
  • Maintained a clean and safe environment for the patient and other health care team members.
  • Managed time effectively by organizing and performing patient care routines at a proficient level. 
  • Provided discharge instructions to the patient and family in a clear, concise manner until a level of understanding is achieved. 
    Responded in a proficient and proactive manner during crisis or emergency situations. 
  • Documented thoroughly and accurately the patient care delivered and continuing assessment of patient condition while under his/her supervision. 
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS in Nursing Education

Staff Nurse/Surgery Resume

Objective : Staff nurse with experience of 2 plus years in the field of nursing strong clinical enhanced by a natural ability to build rapport with patients and families committed to practicing nursing using a holistic approach. Acts as a patient advocate as needed follow evidenced-based guidelines blended with clinical experience, personal observation, and intuition. A responsible, dedicated and experienced Staff Nurse seeking a position in a hospital where my skills, knowledge, and experience can be utilized and nurture.

Skills : Microsoft Office, 3M Encoder, Typing, Electronic Medical Records Experience With EPIC, Patient Care, Case Management

Description :

  • Monitored, recorded and reported symptoms and changes in patient's conditions, recorded patients' medical information and vital signs.
  • Modified patient treatment plans as indicated by patient's responses and conditions.
  • Consulted and coordinated with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans.
  • Ordered, interpreted, and evaluated diagnostic tests to identify and assess the patient's condition.
  • Monitored all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity.
  • Directed and supervise less skilled nursing/health care personnel, or supervise a particular unit on one shift.
  • Assessed the needs of individuals, families and/or communities, including assessment of individuals' home and or work environment to identify potential health or safety problems instruct individuals, families and other groups on topics such as health education, disease prevention, and childbirth and develop health improvement programs.
  • Prepared rooms, sterile instruments, equipment, and supplies, and ensured that the stock of supplies is maintained to deliver infants and provide prenatal and postpartum care and treatment under obstetrician's supervision
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Nursing

Registered Staff Nurse Resume

Summary : Responsible Registered Medical-Surgical Staff Nurse, proficient in long-term and sub-acute care. Passionate and motivated, with a drive for excellence. Handles tasks with accuracy and efficiency. Accomplished Registered Nurse committed to providing exceptional patient care with kindness and compassion. Excellent communication skills and the ability to work with a diverse group of people. Self-motivated, hardworking and has the ability to multi-task efficiently.

Skills : Hospital, Office, And Home Nursing, Manipulation Of Various Respiratory Machine/devices, Medical Terminology, Patient Educator, Adult Hemodialysis In Acute Clinic, Prior Authorizations For Medicine And Radiology Procedures

Description :

  • Maintaining accurate, detailed reports and records on any changes in patients' conditions.
  • Ordering, interpreting, and evaluating diagnostic tests to identify and assessing the patient's condition.
  • Directing or supervising less-skilled nursing or healthcare personnel or supervise a particular unit.
  • Consulting and coordinating with healthcare team members to assess, plan, implement, or evaluate patient care plans.
  • Monitoring all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity.
  • Assembling and using the equipment, such as catheters, peg-tubes, tracheotomy tubes, or oxygen suppliers.
  • Providing basic patient care or treatments, such as taking vitals, dressing wounds, treating bedsores, giving enemas, performing catheterizations.
  • Administering prescribed medications or start intravenous fluids, noting times and amounts on patients' charts.
  • Responsible for coordinating, directing, and supervising nursing functions in the long-term care facility.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
AAS in Practical Nursing

Staff Nurse/Emergency Department Resume

Headline : Energetic and motivational Staff Nurse and leader dedicated to driving top-quality patient care. Acts as a patient advocate as needed. Ensure quality and safe care with open lines of communication between all members of the health care team. Extensive experience mentoring young nurses, provide assistance as a resource person and motivator. Looking for a position in a top-notch facility with a commitment to innovative processes.

Skills : Medication Administration, Medical Terminology, Meditech, Physical Examination, Powerpoint, Word, Wound Care, Excel, Strong Medical Ethics, Staffing, Management, Acute Care Knowledge

Description :

  • Responsible for the care of patients in diagnostics and clients visiting the wellness department.
  • Assisted in the lab department recovering post EGD and colonoscopy procedure patients.
  • Responsible for one of two executive physical health programs run through one nineteen, accompanying the client to their physician with their physician, to the lab and diagnostic testing.
  • Managed a group of nurses, nursing students, and volunteers to perform diagnostic blood work and EKGs on 300 plus people, each year for three years.
  • Was chosen as a representative for the peer interview team, directly involved in the interview process of all new employees hired by one nineteen health and wellness.
  • Examined patients and dispensed contraceptives and other medications as needed.
  • Counseled and educated patients about reproductive health issues and wellness.
  • Provided treatments, including but not limited to wound care, injections, eye drops, ear drops, and general respiratory treatments according to physician's orders and with the scope of the state board of nursing.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates

Lead Staff Nurse Resume

Summary : Qualified recently board-certified Lead Staff Nurse with over 15 years of professional nursing experiences in the healthcare setting. Extensive background in diverse healthcare environments including emergency, intensive, cardiac, medical-surgical and skilled nursing home care. Strong clinical skills enhanced by a natural ability to build rapport with patients and families. Committed to practice using a holistic approach and maintain patient satisfaction.

Skills : Excellent Assessment, Meticulous, Caring. Past Training In Peritoneal Dialysis, Low-Level Cardiac Monitoring, Chemotherapy, Infusion, Psychiatric Care, Post Surgical Care.

Description :

  • Employed in 55 beds fast-paced emergency department, with an average of 70,000 plus visits per year.
  • Provided direct and indirect total nursing care and treatments to all age groups, managing about 9 - 12 urgent patients or 22 - 25 non-urgent patients per day.
  • Conducted screening, assessing, care planning, patient's education, diagnosing and starting treatment protocols in collaboration with other staff and physicians.
  • Actively participated in outstanding customer service, maintains workplace relationships and promote workflow process.
  • Accepted responsibilities, maintained hospital policies, HIPAA regulations, dignity and professionalism.
  • Developed, implemented, monitored and improved nursing quality indicators for critical care areas.
  • Ensured the standard of cleanliness and timely availability of sterile sets, medicines, injections especially in critical care areas.
  • Prioritized and delegates assignments, contributing to higher standards of patient care and staff retention.
  • Documented effectiveness of nursing care and modified the plan of care as the patient progressed toward expected outcomes.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Masters