Carlene Lynch

Work History

Work History
Apr 2011 - Jul 2011

Travel RN

New York Presbyterian Hospital

Travel nurse on Mother/Baby unit , with occasional float to 7S to care for mothers s/p magnesium sulphate or currently on magnesium sulphate & hyperemesis antepartums. Nurse Manager, Barbara Holder - 212 746 0303.

Mar 2010 - Feb 2011

Travel RN

Beth Israel Medical Center

Travel nurse on Mother-Baby unit, along with occasional float to NICU and L&D recovery room - Provides care to mothers and their infants by implementing the plan of care & not excluding discharge planning. Nurse Manager, Elaina Odermatt, RNC (212) 420-2591.

Oct 2008 - Mar 2010

Registered Nurse

Rockdale Medical Center

Staff Nurse, PRN position, Mother/Baby Unit - Provided care to mothers and their newborn infants,  including using nursing assessment, implementing & evaluation of plan of care, teaching and discharge preparation. Charge Nurse - Angela Deportage (770) 483-9038, Nurse Manager - Kylie Rowlands (770) 918 - 3456.

Dec 2007 - Mar 2010

Registered Nurse

Staff Nurse, PRN position, Mother/Baby Unit - Provided care to mothers and their newborn infants and post operative GYN patients, including nursing assessment, implementing & evaluation of plan of care, teaching and discharge preparation. Clinical Coordinator - Karen Morris (404) 349 -8073, Nurse Manager, Cheryl Norman (404) 501 - 3033.

May 2007 - Dec 2007

Staff nurse

Henry Medical

Mother/ Baby Unit - Provided care to mothers and their newborn using the nursing process; assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation and discharge preparations.

Jan 1996 - Mar 2007

Registered Nurse

Brookdale University Hospital & Medical Center

Staff Nurse, fulltime position, Mother/Baby Unit, Regular Newborn Nursery and Med-Surg - Provided care to mothers and their newborn infants, pre & post-operative GYN and Geriatric patients, (including patients with a host of medical issues and some experiencing psychological or psychiatric disorders), with substantial floating to Labor & Delivery, Intermediate NICU and Pediatric Unit. Utilized the nursing assessment, implementation & evaluation of plan of care, teaching & discharge preparation for all patients. Reason for leaving : Relocated. Nurse Manager, Nerma Tinker (retired) - (718) 240 - 5608. Charge nurse, Lorna Allen 718 241-5331.

Jul 2006 - Mar 2007

Registered Nurse

Clinical Nurse, PRN position, Mother/Baby Unit & Regular Newborn Nursery - Provided care to infants, postpartums, antepartums & post operative GYN patients, implementing the nursing assessment, teaching and discharge planning. Reason for leaving : Relocated. Nurse Manager, Shelly Khurana - (212) 241 - 5507.

Jun 1995 - Jun 1997

Registered Nurse

Home Care Field Nurse, PRN position - Provided home visits to care for pediatric & adult patients with a variety of issues ( eg. Diabetes & Cancer, GI Disorder, Tracheostomy & Ileostomy care, etc ), doing wound care, IV therapy, administering medications, insulin therapy and trach care. Oversee home attendants providing care to patients in their homes.

1993 - Dec 1995

Direct Care Counselor

AHRC

Worked part-time as a Direct Care Counselor while in College - Assisted with assessments & evaluations, provided direct care to the mentally challenged  adult population; including dispensing medications, assisting with activitiesof daily living, accompanying to doctors appointments, planning, coordinating & implementing group activities & outtings. Assisted in peer group hiring of new staff.

Education

Education
Jan 1993 - May 1995

Associate of Science in Nursing

Nassau Community College

Skills

Skills

IV start

Wound care

Objective

To obtain a position as a Registered Professional Nurse with an opportunity for utilizing knowledge, training, skills and experience to provide the best possible care for all patients, to promote health and for professional growth and advancement.

Interest

High interest in learning or gaining new skills & training.

Certifications

Certifications
May 2010 - May 2012

BLS

American Heart Association
May 2010 - May 2012

NRP

American Heart Association