Lindsey Gilson

Work History

Work History
Sep 2011 - Present

RN Charge Nurse

Cornwall Manor

-Primary nurse on a 22 bed unit

-Perform ongoing nursing assessments of residents

-Administer medications and treatments

-Provide education

-Work closely with physicians

-Update and fulfill plans of care

-Continuously use nursing judgment to provide optimal patient care

Jun 2008 - Aug 2011

CNA

Cornwall Manor

-Perform resident care in a long term care facility

-Responsible for 6 to 8 patients in a 22 bed unit

-Assist residents with their personal care and needs

-Communicate with LPN and RN

-Charting of resident care and activities

Apr 2007 - Jun 2008

Dietary Aide

Hearthstone Manor

-Prepared and served food to residents at a long term care facility.

Nov 2005 - Jun 2008

Dance Instructor

Suzanne's Dance and Gymnastics Studio

-Dance Instructor in Jazz, Tap, Ballet, and Gymnastics

-Taught students from 2-16 years of age

Education

Education
Aug 2011 - Present

Obtaining BSN

Alvernia University

-Anticipated Graduation Date: May, 2013

Aug 2009 - Jul 2011

Diploma-RN

The Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences

Summary

Lindsey Gilson, RN

1603 Sandhill Road

Lebanon, PA 17046

(717) 679-3615

lgilson@live.com

Objective:

To obtain a Registered Nurse position.

Education:

The Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences

Reading Hospital

Registered Nurse Program

Graduation date: July 22, 2011

Alvernia University

RN to BSN Program

Start Date: August 29, 2011

Anticipated Graduation Date:May, 2013

Work Experience:

·RN Charge Nurse-Cornwall Manor, Cornwall, PA

oEmployed September 2011 to present

§Primary nurse on a 22 bed unit

§Perform ongoing nursing assessments of residents

§Administer resident medications/treatments

§Provide resident education

§Update and fulfill resident plans of care

§Work closely with physicians

§Continuously use nursing judgment to provide optimal patient care

·Certified Nursing Assistant-Cornwall Manor, Cornwall, PA

oEmployed June 2008 to September 2011

§Perform resident care in long term care facility

§Responsible for 6 to 8 patients on a 22 bed unit

§Assist residents with their personal care and needs

§Communicate with LPN and RN

§Provide emotional support to residents

§Charting of resident activities

·Dietary Aide-Hearthstone Manor, Lebanon, PA

oEmployed April 2007 to June 2008

§Prepared and served food for residents at a long term care facility

Clinical Experience:

·Medical/Surgical: 565 hours

·Obstetrics:55 hours

·Psychiatry:55 hours

·Extended Care Facility Experience

·Community Nursing: Elementary school education

·Operating Room Observation

Skills:

·Obtained Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers-Expires 12/2012

·Advocated for patients

·Provided direct patient care

·Prioritized patient care

·Performed complete patient assessments

·Administered medications

·Utilized critical thinking skills

·Performed online documentation and charting

·Delivered patient education

·Developed patient discharge teaching/planning of care

·Presented culturally competent care

·Participated in acute/chronic care experiences

·Offered empathy/emotional support

Academic Honors:

·Director’s List-Fall 2010

·Pennsylvania State HOSA Scholarship Recipient, 2009

Professional Organizations:

·National Student Nurses Association-2009-2011

·Student Nurses Association of Pennsylvania-2009-2011

·Reading Hospital Student Nurses Association-2009-2011

Objective

To obtain a position as a Registered Nurse

-Interests:  Cardiac Telemetry/Congestive Heart Failure

Certifications

Certifications

Certified Nursing Assistant

Commonwealth of PA Department of Health
Dec 2010 - Dec 2012

Basic Life Support

American Heart Association
Aug 2011 - Oct 2012

Registered Nurse License

Commonwealth of PA Department of State Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs