Surgical Registered Nurse Resume Samples

The responsibilities of a Surgical Registered Nurse include measuring and recording vitals, administering medication, and preparing patients for surgery. Job responsibilities associated with the post are listed on the Surgical Registered Nurse Resume as – giving preoperative instructions, preparing patients for surgery, assisting the surgeons and anesthetists when needed, sterilizing and marking incision sites, intervening when there are complications, administering medication, preparing the operating room.

To be successful as a Surgical Registered Nurse, one should be calm and responsive and have the ability to perform under pressure and be an effective communicator. Ultimately, a high-quality candidate should be up-to-date with the latest developments in healthcare best practices; and be responsive in emergencies. A bachelor of science in nursing and an RN license are preferred qualifications.

Surgical Registered Nurse Resume example

Surgical Registered Nurse Resume

Summary : Seeking a Surgical Registered Nurse position in an organization that fosters opportunity for professional growth and to work in an environment where I can effectively utilize my skills to provide effective patient care while in compliance with federal and state guidelines.

Skills : Wound Care RN Emergency Room RN, Psych RN.

Description :

    1. Worked on the following floors/units: General Medicine/Dialysis, Women's Center, Cardiac/Tele, Ortho/Neuro, Rehab, Surgery & Bariatric, Oncology and Psychiatric Unit.
    2. Assessed patients and charting is very important.
    3. Maintained positive attitude and respectful to all patients and other healthcare members, from physician to housekeeper to dietary aide.
    4. Encountered different types of patients with many different medical problems.
    5. Collected and distributed prescribed medications to each patient as ordered either orally, subcutaneously, intramuscularly or intravenously depending on the route of administration.
    6. Cared for Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) patients on the unit (experience in manual and cycler PD).
    7. Ensured that vital signs and blood glucose are checked and recorded as scheduled.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master's


Surgical Registered Nurse Resume

Objective : Service-oriented Surgical Registered Nurse with nine year background in hospital and long term care settings. Core competencies include assessment, work ethic and patient advocate as well as excellent communication and time management skills. Handles tasks with accuracy and efficiency.

Skills : Attention To Detail, Staff Management, Charge Nurse.

Description :

    1. Documented data related to patients' care including assessment results, interventions, medications, patient responses, or treatment changes.
    2. Administered blood and blood product transfusions or intravenous infusions, monitoring patients for adverse reactions.
    3. Assessed urgent and emergent health conditions using both physiologically and technologically derived data.
    4. Diagnosed acute or chronic conditions that could result in rapid physiological deterioration or life-threatening instability.
    5. Discussed illnesses and treatments with patients and family members.
    6. Collaborated with members of multidisciplinary health care teams to plan, manage, or assess patient treatments.
    7. Obtained specimens or samples for laboratory work.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS


Surgical Registered Nurse Resume

Objective : Surgical Registered Nurse is Providing excellent patient care through clinical knowledge, experience and expertise, Ensuring patient safety through infection control and management of HAIs, Maintaining a safe environment for staff and patients by providing appropriate clothing, personal protective equipment (PPE), infection prevention/control (IPC) supplies, hand washing facilities, sterilization of instruments and surfaces, etc.

Skills : Attention To Details, Fast Learner, Organization, Customer Service, Team Player, Epic.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the provision of direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.
    2. Executed tasks and behaved in a manner consistent with a culture of safety and a high reliability.
    3. Implemented and maintained patient care plans.
    4. Monitored, recorded and communicated patient condition as appropriate.
    5. Served as a primary liaison for well-coordinated patient care.
    6. Noted and carried out healthcare provider orders.
    7. Assessed and managed patient's discharge planning needs with patient/family and members of the healthcare team.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS In Nursing

Surgical Registered Nurse Resume

Summary : An innovative, motivated and creative CA. Licensed Registered Nurse with over 10 years of diversified knowledge and experience with a proven ability to coach, develop, and supervise staff. Instrumental in patient and staff education and training. Certified professional dedicated to provide quality evidence based clinical care.

Skills : Surgery Management, Risk Management, Risk Management, Perioperative Management.

Description :

    1. Determined learning needs of the patient/family and provided education based on individual parameters such as age, culture, and willingness to learn.
    2. Performed emergency medical procedures, such as basic cardiac life support (BLS), advanced cardiac life support (ACLS), and other condition stabilizing interventions.
    3. Managed patients' pain relief and sedation by providing pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions, monitoring patients' responses, and changing care plans accordingly.
    4. Provided pre and post-operative nursing care for 5 adult and geriatric patients with musculoskeletal injuries and conditions including: neurosurgery, orthopedic, general surgery, urology and thoracic surgeries.
    5. Educated patients and their families on disease processes, medical-surgical procedures and other aspects of therapeutic regimens, including medication, therapy and pain management.
    6. Provided wound and dressing care, including wound vac application and management.
    7. Administered oral, IV, IM and subcutaneous medications.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Nursing

Surgical Registered Nurse Resume

Headline : Extensive experience in Cardiology, Heart Failure/Transplant, Surgical and Medical Critical Care. Excellent communication skills with patients and families including medication education, Home Infusion Therapy including the use of CADD pumps and trouble shooting alarms, community resources available, sodium and fluid restriction including a 38 page fluid/sodium restriction packet designed to educatie patients with daily instructions on weighting themselves,recording their weights, reading how much sodium is in every food including over the counter medications, fast food etc.

Skills : Specialised In OR And Management, Nursing.

Description :

    1. Recovered intubated patients on ventilators from Open Heart Surgery, post heart, lung, liver transplants.
    2. Managed patients on BIVADS, (Bi-ventricular Assist Devices), CRRT (Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy).
    3. Managed patients in Labor and Delivery.
    4. Prepared patients for Cesarean Sections.
    5. Responsible for interviewing & assessing patient pre-op, check chart for accuracy & completeness, provide patient safety, assistant with induction.
    6. Recommended and implemented changes to the unit, resulting in a higher standard of patient care, and reassessed/revised plan of care.
    7. Registered Nurse on a 29 bed multidisciplinary surgical ward in a 172 bed medical center.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS Nursing

Surgical Registered Nurse Resume

Headline : As a Surgical Registered Nurse is Providing patient care by performing the following surgical procedures: laparoscopic, open or robotic surgery (except for abdominal surgeries), Providing post-operative care by monitoring patients and performing a variety of tests and procedures as needed, Assisting in the rehabilitation of patients after surgery by monitoring their physical condition and providing ongoing support to ensure that they are recovering appropriately.

Skills : EPIC, Cerner And PICIS Systems.

Description :

    1. Provided pre-operative and postoperative nursing care for gastrointestinal, obstetrician, urology, orthopedics/podiatry, minor traumas, heat casualties, ENT and cosmetic.
    2. Weekly charged nurse responsibilities of supervising five to seven registered nurses and one to three ancillary staff.
    3. Recovered patients after pain management procedures, providing patient education and discharge instructions, as well a perform ECG and obtaining blood labs prior to surgery, as well as urine screenings.
    4. Interested in a job position to work in between on my days off which can be weeks at a time as they are a small facility and under construction.
    5. Used I have to maintain a professional demeanor while providing optimal care for all patients prior to their surgeries and after to help them be more comfortable and eliminate their fears.
    6. Able to practice skills in getting patients motivated to actions and behaviors that were most beneficial to their quality of life.
    7. Performed critical patient care with minimal supervision (i.e., a hands on approach).
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            5-7 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            AS In Nursing

            Surgical Registered Nurse Resume

            Headline : Obtain a Surgical Registered Nurse position responsible for Providing care to patients during inpatient, outpatient, or surgical procedures, Performing pre-operative assessments, preparation, and monitoring of patients prior to surgery, Carefully administering medications and equipment as prescribed.

            Skills : Registered Nurse, Nursing, Planning.

            Description :

              1. Identified and selected the appropriate surgical instruments for each patient's condition and perform necessary preoperative investigations to prepare for the procedure(s) to be performed on the patient(s) in accordance with established standards of care and protocols of the hospital in which the procedure(s) are performed.
              2. Performed preoperative tests: physical examination, vital signs, temperature measurement and pressure measurement in patients who have had a head injury.
              3. Provided high quality care to patients.
              4. Provided a safe and comfortable environment for patients during procedures.
              5. Assessed, planned, and evaluated patient’s physical status after surgery.
              6. Maintained confidentiality by following professional nursing standards when performing patient assessments and reporting on patient’s condition.
              7. Provided competent multi-disciplinary care for patients in surgical units including operating room, intensive care unit (ICU), procedure area, intensive outpatient clinic (IOC), emergency department (ED), or other areas of the hospital where appropriate.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    5-7 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Executive
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    Bachelors In Nursing

                                    Surgical Registered Nurse Resume

                                    Summary : Seasoned Surgical Registered Nurse with more than 30 years of experience in the nursing environment. Strong clinical assessment skills and care planning skills. Proactive and organised with a passionate commitment to patient care.

                                    Skills : Planning, Surgery Assistant, Analysing Skills.

                                    Description :

                                      1. Performed surgical procedures under supervision from an attending physician or surgeon or other qualified health care provider.
                                      2. Monitored and documented the surgical procedures.
                                      3. Assisted surgeons in performing preoperative assessments to ensure the safety of the patients.
                                      4. Performed pre-operative testing of patients (e.g., blood pressure, pulse oximetry, etc.).
                                      5. Prepared patients for surgery by administering pain medication, sedatives and/or analgesics before surgery begins.
                                      6. Prepped patients for surgery by applying sterile dressings and making sure that blood pressure monitors are properly calibrated before surgery begins.
                                      7. Prepped patients during surgery by applying sterile dressings and making sure that blood pressure monitors are properly calibrated after surgery ends.
                                                                Years of Experience
                                                                Experience
                                                                7-10 Years
                                                                Experience Level
                                                                Level
                                                                Management
                                                                Education
                                                                Education
                                                                High School Diploma

                                                                Surgical Registered Nurse Resume

                                                                Summary : Dedicated and highly motivated Family Nurse Practitioner. Excellent planning, analytical and organizational skills. A unique ability to build camaraderie with patients and their families, employees, employer and support personnel. Outstanding communication and critical thinking skills. Develop and adapt appropriate care plans.

                                                                Skills : Developing, Operating Management, Surgery Assistant.

                                                                Description :

                                                                  1. Administered anesthesia to patients during surgery.
                                                                  2. Performed postoperative follow up examinations of patients with complications from surgery.
                                                                  3. Provided patient care through the various phases of the surgical procedure.
                                                                  4. Assisted with patient movement and transfer to/from operating room.
                                                                  5. Assisted with general medical procedures, including dressing changes and oral/anal examinations.
                                                                  6. Administered medications to patients via IV or oral routes.
                                                                  7. Provided assistance during surgery using a variety of equipment (a stethoscope, a disposable mask, etc.).
                                                                                      Years of Experience
                                                                                      Experience
                                                                                      7-10 Years
                                                                                      Experience Level
                                                                                      Level
                                                                                      Management
                                                                                      Education
                                                                                      Education
                                                                                      Masters

                                                                                      Surgical Registered Nurse Resume

                                                                                      Headline : Surgical Registered Nurse is Performing a variety of tasks including but not limited to administering intravenous drugs, preparing surgical instruments and performing procedures including but not limited to insertion of instruments or insertion of catheters under the skin; inserting stents; inserting re tractors; delivering anaesthesia or sedatives; providing sterile water or saline solutions; providing support for patients and staff during surgery; applying topical anaesthesia or medication associated with surgery.

                                                                                      Skills : Technical Skills, Planning, Surgical Care.

                                                                                      Description :

                                                                                        1. Provided surgical and post-operative care to patients in accordance with established standards in the area of surgical nursing.
                                                                                        2. Reviewed and signed all patient records that are required to be signed by a Registered Nurse, including patient admission and discharge notes.
                                                                                        3. Identified and provided appropriate equipment, supplies, medications and other medical or surgical care as directed by the surgeon or other healthcare provider.
                                                                                        4. Assisted in the planning, implementation and management of surgical procedures.
                                                                                        5. Provided surgical care to patients during surgery.
                                                                                        6. Applied bandages to wounds and maintaining sterile conditions while performing procedure and monitoring patient status throughout the procedure
                                                                                        7. Worked closely with clinical team members, surgeons, nurses and other medical personnel in the hospital setting.
                                                                                                          Years of Experience
                                                                                                          Experience
                                                                                                          5-7 Years
                                                                                                          Experience Level
                                                                                                          Level
                                                                                                          Executive
                                                                                                          Education
                                                                                                          Education
                                                                                                          GED