May 2010 - Present
As an ICU nurse, I coordinate with various disciplines to provide the best outcomes for critically ill patients. I also fulfill the role of Charge Nurse, Code Team and Rapid Response Nurse. Special skills include CRRT, IABP, and care of open heart patients immediately post-op. As a leader on the unit, I am co-chair of our Unit Based Work Team and act as clinical coach to new hires.
Jan 2009 - May 2010
As a Registered Nurse on a general surgical floor, I was responsible for the care of inpatients post-operatively through discharge.
Dec 2005 - Jan 2009
English Valley Care Center
I started working at English Valley Care Center as a CNA in 2005. In 2007, I was promoted to LPN Charge Nurse, overseeing the care of approximately 75 residents, as well as the work of the CNAs and Medication Aides. In 2008, I was promoted again, to Registered Nurse.