Visiting Nurse Resume Samples

Visiting Nurses are also called homecare nurses; they meet the patients at their homes and provide nursing care such as medication and injection administration, treatment and other nursing intrusions. The specific tasks of a Visiting Nurse vary from job to job, but the common responsibilities listed on the Visiting Nurse Resume indicate the following – patient assessment, performing treatment tasks such as administering intravenous drugs, changing dresses, handling ventilation system; guiding and teaching the patient and their families, and coordinating communication with other medical care professionals.

Some of the common skills expected from a Visiting Nurse include – a passion to provide patient care, ability to stay technically updated and applying the same to the job, nursing skills, the potential to identify equipment functionalities, complying with nursing care policies and guidelines, and strong patient assessing skills. A Bachelor-s degree is required from RN-s, but LPN-s will need only an appropriate license.

Visiting Nurse Resume example

Visiting Nurse Resume

Summary : Energetic LPN with a solid history of achievement in patient. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities.

Skills : Wound Care, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Monitored, recorded, and reported symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
    2. Maintained accurate, detailed reports and records.
    3. Recorded patients' medical information and vital signs.
    4. Ordered, interpreted, and evaluated diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's condition.
    5. Inform the physician of the patient's condition or change of status Direct or coordinate infection control programs.
    6. Assessed the needs of individuals, families, or communities, including assessment of individuals' home or work environments.
    7. Instructed 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
Senior
Education
Education
LPN Program


Visiting Nurse II Resume

Headline : Work in various nursing clinical and specialty areas Obstetrics, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Family Practice, and Orthopedics.

Skills : Analysis, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Certified home health agency serving patients in Schenectady and Saratoga counties.
    2. Accounted Manager Instituted improved accounting, auditing and reporting procedures.
    3. Prepared financial statements and budgets for the Board of Director's presentation.
    4. Established improved billing and cash receipt procedures Coordinated improvements in maintenance schedules and performance.
    5. Designed audit reports and oversaw all facets of internal/external auditing.
    6. Supervised employees in various functions of finance, billing, payroll, purchasing, and maintenance/security.
    7. Provided assignments of each patient's home health care requirements, routinely recorded patient vital signs during home visits.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Applied Sciences


Visiting Nurse/Executive Resume

Headline : Manage diverse patient needs including poor-healing wounds, surgical aftercare, heart failure. Precise documentation. Excellent patient, family and physician rapport.

Skills : Amazing Communication, Nursing skills.

Description :

    1. Conducted intake assessments, revisit, and discharges. Instructed on purpose, action and side effects of medications.
    2. Developed, implemented care plans and assigned services such as rehabilitation and medical social work.
    3. Identified status changes, such as infection, pain, edema or ineffective medication, with physician notification.
    4. Recognized life-threatening conditions and initiated transfer to emergent care on multiple occasions.
    5. Treated poor-healing wounds with specialized therapeutic dressings, negative-pressure therapy, compression products.
    6. Recorded of wound closure and identifying successful treatment changes to replace ineffective and/or costly care.
    7. Taught patients about their conditions and to manage them to prevent unnecessary hospital visits.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Nursing

Visiting Nurse III Resume

Summary : Professionally trained LVN/ LPN ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for wide variety of patients with diverse needs, with excellent communication skills.

Skills : Analytical Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Handled all aspects of treatment from medication to wound care to monitoring for number patients per shift.
    2. Performed monthly inventory and maintained office and medical supply counts.
    3. Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing.
    4. Authorized drug refills and provided detailed prescription information to pharmacies.
    5. Assisted residents with bathing, dressing, feeding, lifting and transferring.
    6. Provided all daily living tasks to enhance quality of life for elderly patients.
    7. Coordinated with nursing staff to ensure that all necessary shifts covered.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Nursing

Sr. Visiting Nurse Resume

Summary : Able to manage trachea and ventilators in both pediatrics and geriatrics population. Computer savvy, triage, emergency experience and comfortably multitask and delegate.

Skills : Caring Skills, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Supervised, observed and evaluated the performance of Home Health Aides for each patient.
    2. Obtained and completed current and past patient medical health histories.
    3. Coordinated patient care between the patient and/or patient's family, the physician(s) and with the patient's insurance company.
    4. Performed wound care in patients' homes as a visiting nurse.
    5. Administered IV antibiotics in patients' homes as a visiting nurse.
    6. Visited multiple patients throughout northern NJ in their homes daily.
    7. Followed up with a patient's condition after wound care treatments and/or IV antibiotics were finished.
    8. Documented findings and patient's condition for record-keeping and for insurance payments.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Visiting Nurse/Analyst Resume

Headline : Experience as an effective advocate for patients. High-performing Manager with healthcare experience in corrections and medical environments.

Skills : Critical Thinking, Problem Solving Skills.

Description :

    1. Documented patient information obtained from interviews.
    2. Assessed patients and documented their medical histories for admissions.
    3. Developed and implemented nursing care plans. Trained new staff on quality control procedures.
    4. Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions, and follow-up care.
    5. Coordinating care plans with health care professionals and supplies deliveries in needs priority.
    6. Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Dementia, Diabetes, Cancer.
    7. Collected blood, tissue, and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
BS

Visiting Nurse/Co-ordinator Resume

Headline : Visit and provide nursing care to patients at homes, community centers and resident settings.

Skills : Time Management, Analysis.

Description :

    1. Visited Nurse visits and provide nursing care to patients at homes, community centers, and resident settings.
    2. Provided compassionate personalized nursing care services to patients.
    3. Monitored, recorded, and reported symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
    4. Modified patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions.
    5. Coordinated with other health care staff in providing quality health care services to patients.
    6. Monitored all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity.
    7. Assessed the needs of individuals, families, or communities, including assessment of individuals' home environments.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Nursing

Lead Visiting Nurse Resume

Summary : Seeking part-time/per diem RN position in outpatient clinic, primary care physician office or home care/hospice service.

Skills : Time Management, Listening Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided education, med pour, injections, lab draws, limited wound care.
    2. Reported to RNCM Accomplishments Some of my clients have been with our company for many years.
    3. Developed a rapport of trust and respect from both colleagues and patients.
    4. Developed an in-depth understanding of patient's needs in the home care environment.
    5. Developed excellent communication skills and have the ability to inform patients in a compassionate manner.
    6. Posessed wound care as well as lab draw capabilities.
    7. Communicated with physicians and their staff. Making weekly schedules to meet patient care needs.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Human Services

Associate Visiting Nurse Resume

Summary : To obtain part-time employment with a home health agency. Provide compassionate personalized nursing care services to patients.

Skills : Technical Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Performed skills nursing, assessment, plan, implement and evaluate all aspects of care with collaboration with health and medical professionals.
    2. Administered medication and observe for adverse reactions.
    3. Provided adequate wound care and monitor for signs of infections.
    4. Provided good pain management to keep them comfortable.
    5. Provided adequate comfort and support to patients, families-significant others.
    6. Maintained complete documentation on care rendered.
    7. Educated parents and families-significant others about a disease process.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Nursing

Asst. Visiting Nurse Resume

Objective : To secure a position in a health care environment where can best utilize medical administrative and clinical skills while continuing to gain knowledge in field.

Skills : Human Service, Analytical Skills.

Description :

    1. Performed admissions and skilled nursing visits to neonate/infant, pediatric and adult patients.
    2. Assessed mom for postpartum complications, and infant for any problems or complications.
    3. Performed nursing assessment and documentation.
    4. Answered questions the new mom may have pertaining to herself and or the infant.
    5. Assessed for any signs & symptoms of infection on surgical incisions.
    6. Provided information on nutrition, post-partum depression, reasons to contact a physician, and basic infant care.
    7. Taught patients and families about new medications, treatments, wound care, and any other medical needs.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Visiting Nurse Resume

Objective : Dynamic management professional with diverse credentials which combines solid leadership and human resource expertise with a strong business and nursing background.

Skills : Risk Management, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Comprehensive assessment of patients in the home setting.
    2. Coordinated care for patients in the homecare setting based on assessment and identified needs.
    3. Planned, and implementation of the care plan.
    4. Collaborated with physician and therapy services to help patients achieve optimal outcomes.
    5. Monitored for changes and adjust the care plan accordingly.
    6. Maintained strict detailed records and thorough documentation to aid in reimbursement.
    7. Established therapeutic relationships with patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Nursing