Experienced professional nurse, instructor, and supervisor with a personal committment to quality patient care, emphasizing comprehensive patient and family education, appropriate team-based medical care, and an uncompromising duty to care for those in need.
Skilled in various aspects of nursing management, supervision of medical staff, patient teaching with a strong emphasis on patient assessment, and assisting physicians with procedures, administrations and documentation of medications, and providing nursing care for adult and geriatric patients.
Specialize in care of surgical patients, geriatric and long-term care patients, observation, assessment, administering medications and injections, treatment planning, evaluation, and charting of patient treatment and progress. Experienced in development of plan of care, charting, discharge planning, post-op care, wound care, pain management, monitoring side effects, family counseling, and observing all governmental regulations.
Strong interpersonal and human relations skills demonstrated through coordinating with physicians, hospital staff and social service providers, working as a reliable team player with flexibility and accountability, attending team meetings, supervising LPNs and CNAs, serving as patient advocate, participating in treatment planning, and assisting medical staff.
Well-developed communication skills demonstrated through interaction with patients, families and physicians, production of detailed written treatment plans and reports, charting patient progress, serving as part of a multidisciplinary team, and the ability to establish and maintain professional relationships.