Emergency Room (ER) Nurse Resume

EMERGENCY ROOM NURSE
Offers 14 years of nursing experience working within emergency room, trauma units and critical care units. Possess a proven ability to work as part of a dedicated team of medical professionals to ensure the delivery of quality medical care to diverse patient populations within large emergency rooms. Skilled in maintaining proper lines of communication to team, patients and families. Strong knowledge of EHS systems and HIPAA compliance guidelines.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
PATRON OF SAINTS HOSPITAL, Fairfield, CT – 2007 to Present
Emergency Room Nurse
• Provide emergency medical care to an average of 30 critically ill patients per shift within a 27-bed Emergency Services Department.
• Ensure the provision of quality emergency medical care to patients requiring emergency treatment in accordance with physician orders, hospital policy, and standard nursing practice.
• Perform patient assessment and nursing diagnosis.
• Evaluate episodic and acute responses to broad classifications of physical or psychosocial issues.
• Manage the planning and implementation of interventions.
• Coordinate patient referrals and discharge planning activities.
THE MEDICAL PAVILION, Fairfield, CT  – 2001 to 2007 
Critical Care Nurse
• Provided acute care for post-operative patients recovering from anesthesia, encompassing ambulatory surgical procedures, invasive and extensive surgeries and traumas.
• Identify and manage life threatening post-operative and anesthetic complications.
• Managed assessments, nursing diagnoses and formulation of the written plan of care.
• Prepared patients for TEE, echocardiography and stress testing.
• Precept newly hired nurses and supervised student nurse during clinical training.
 
EDUCATION
 
Fairfield University School of Nursing, Fairfield, CT
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
 
 
LICENSES/ CERTIFICATIONS
 
Connecticut Nursing License #555555-55
BLS, ACLS, PALS and CPR
 
 
COMPUTER SKILLS
 
MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Electronic Health Systems (EHS)

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