Brigette Sheldon

Brigette Sheldon

Volunteer Experience

  • 2013 Tough Mudder
  • 2013 Thanksgiving day race
  • 2011-2013 Flying Pig Marathon
  • 2010-2013 MiniHeart Marathon
  • 2010-2011 Arthritis Walk
  • 2010-2011 Butterfly Walk
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • Habitat for Humanity(assisted with building a  house)
  • Partner's Club(peer to peer interaction with the mentally disabled)

Clincial Experience

- Feb 2012-present: Hospice RN 

- Fall 2010

  • Medical Surgical OrthopedicsChrist Hospital

- Spring 2010

  • Medical Surgical Geriatrics Christ Hospital

- Fall 2011

  • PediatricsChildren's Hospital
  • OBChrist Hospital
  • Women's HealthChrist Hospital

- Spring 2011

  • Advanced Medical Surgical Christ Hospital
  • PsychSummit Correctional Institute

-100 hour Role transition

  • Renal/kidney transplant                  Christ Hospital

* Passed medication, performed necessary procedures, provided patient care and teaching, accurately assessed and documented clients condition


To obtain a position as a Registered Nurse at a hospital or home care position within the Greater Cincinnati area, utilizing the skills developed throughout my schooling and experience as a Hospice Registered Nurse. while continuing to work  toward earning my Bachelor's Degree in Nursing. My long term goal is to be a nurse practitioner. 

Work History

Work History
Jul 2012 - Present

Elderly Caregiver

Brendle Family

  • Assist one elderly women with her activities of daily living.
  • take her to her doctor's appointments 
  • take her to her hair appointments
  • Organize and give medication- teach about each medication, as well.
  • Cook meals 
  • make home safe for patient
  • update family on the care that has been given and the patient's status- family lives out of town.
Feb 2012 - Present

Registered Nurse

Hospice of Cincinnati
  • ensures the physical, emotional and spiritual well being of the terminally ill patient and their family members.
  • Work closely within a palliative care team including physicians, chaplains, social workers, administrators, LVNs, LPNs, nursing assistants and volunteers to prove comfort and quatlity of life.
  • Asssess patients pain level and administering pain medication to ensure quality of life for terminally ill patients.
  • administer medication, asssess vital signs, observe patients behavior and nonverbal signs, and document findings of assessment.
Sep 2009 - Feb 2012

Patient Care Assistant

Cincinnati Children's Hospital
  • Care for Hematology/Oncology Patients at Cincinnati Childrens Hospital.
  • Play an active role in care of patient under the supervision of a charge nurse or other medical staff
  • Assist nursing staff and other medical team with examination, treatment and general medical care of patients.
  • Take vital signs and collect lab specimens.
  • Keep detailed records of the patient's progress and any changes in medication, condition or treatments.
  • Other duties include changing clothes, skin care, and helping patients to become ambulatory.
Aug 2007 - Feb 2009

Nursing Assistant

Western Hills Retirement Village
  • Assisted elderly patients with activities related to daily living.
  • Consistent activities included but not limited to moving them in and out of bed, bathing them, clothing them, general hygiene activities, helping them go to the bathroom, changing incontinent pads and briefs, providing perinatal care, changing bed linens, cleaning rooms, and assisting nurses with vital signs.
Aug 2007 - Feb 2009

Private Care Nanny

The Roehl Family
  • Supervise and provide long term care from age six months to 18 months.
  • Responsibilities included shopping, cooking, preparing bottles, changing diapers, administering baths, language activities, intellectual stimulation, and organizing play activities.



Bachelors degree of nursing and applied science

Ohio University

  • Currently enrolled and taking courses online to achieve a bachelor's degree in applied science in nursing.
  • Have maintained a 4.0 GPA to date.
  • Goal is to continue and achieve a masters degree. 
Aug 2009 - Jul 2011

Associates Degree of applied science in nursing

Christ College of Nursing
  • GPA 3.5
  • full time student with clinical practice of 16hrs/week
  • Graduated July 1st 2011
  • eligible to take the NCLEX-RN exam
  • Passed NCLEX-RN exam: October 8, 2011



Homework's documenting system


Diligent good time management good communication good ethical decision maker nurturing and caring towards patients

PC/Web proficiency with MS office (word, excel, PP, IE)

EPIC documenting system