Hazelloy Cameron -Edwards

Hazelloy Cameron -Edwards

Registered Nurse 

Objective

To provide meaningful, quality nursing care to members of the public, whether in their homes, clinics are other healthcare centres. 

Work History

Work History
Feb 2009 - Present

General Registered Nurse

South East Regional Health Authority (Spanish Town Hospital)

Over my six (6) years tenure, I have worked in the following areas:

Accident and Emergency Unit (1 year)

  1. Triage and screening of patients.
  2. Assist with Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.
  3. Arresting bleeding wounds.
  4. Perform sterile dressings.
  5. Administer medications.
  6. Patient's advocate.
  7. In charge of security, dispensing and administering of dangerous drugs.

Operating Theatre (1 Year)

  1. Act as scrub nurse (no formal training) for major and minor surgeries e.g. Laparotomy, Appendectomy, Laparascopic, and Cesarean Section.
  2. Act as recovery room nurse
  3. Assist in the cleaning and sterilization of the operating theatre, equipment and surgical instruments.
  4. In charge of security, dispensing and administering of dangerous drugs.

 Nephrology unit (2 months)

  1. Assist nephrology nurses in the care and monitoring of patients during hemodialysis treatment.
  2. Administering medications.

Medicine Wards (1 year and 8 months)

  1. Supervision of junior nursing staff, nursing students and supportive staff.
  2. Allocation of staff duties.
  3. Ordering and dispensing of stock (medical supplies).
  4. Constructing and updating of nursing care plans.
  5. Auditing of nurses notes.
  6. Ensuring the use of the nursing process.
  7. Liaise with other members of the medical team in providing care for patients with chronic illnesses.
  8. Being a patient advocate.
  9. Assist with Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.
  10. Administer medications.

Surgical Wards (2 years)

  1. Supervision of junior nursing staff, nursing students and supportive staff.
  2. Allocation of staff duties.
  3. Ordering and dispensing of stock (medical supplies).
  4. Constructing and updating of nursing care plans.
  5. Auditing of nurses notes.
  6. Ensuring the use of the nursing process.
  7. Liaise with other members of the medical team in providing care for patients recovering from surgery.
  8. Assist with Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.
  9. Being a patient advocate.
  10. Perform sterile dressings
  11. Administer medications.

Education

Education
Apr 2015 - Apr 2015

 International English Language Testing System

University of the West Indies, Jamaica

Listening 8.0, Reading 9.0, Writing 7.0, Speaking 8.5, Overall Band Score 8.0

Oct 2005 - Oct 2008

Certificate

Kingston School of Nursing, Jamaica

Certificate of General Nursing

Jan 2012 - Jul 2013

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

University of Technology, Jamaica

Certifications

Certifications
Jan 2014 - Jan 2014

Basic Life Support

The Heart Foundation of Jamaica
Feb 2009 - Feb 2009

National Vocational Qualification of Jamaica (NVQ-J) in Customer Service, Level 1

The National Council on Technical and Vocational Education and Training (NCTVET)