Rogelio Cruz

RN, RRT

Summary

OBJECTIVE:  To provide quality, effective patient-focused care.
QUALIFICATIONS:
As a health care professional for the past 22 years, my experiences in both hospital and clinic settings in various roles will serve as a strong foundation in working as a Case Manager Specialty RN.

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Licenses:

RN 763312

RRT 16627

Certification:

ACLS



Work History

Work History
Jan 2014 - Present

Dialysis RN Per Diem

Dialysis RN Per Diem
Kaiser Woodland Hills Med. Center Provide bedside and in-unit hemodialysis which includes initiating dialysis via several access sites, medication administration, and monitoring vital signs. Analyze patient data, assess and monitor status of vascular access. review lab work, and report any relevant changes to Physician or Charge nurse. On occasion, transport telemetry patients to procedures.
1995 - Jun 2012

Respiratory Therapist

Henry Mayo Hospital
Respiratory Therapist II Ensured complete operation and performance of pulmonary lab. Functioned as a resource person for respiratory department. Assisted pulmonologists during bronchoscopies. Performed complete pulmonary function tests, metacholine challenge, bedside pulmonary screens, and ABG punctures. Provided respiratory therapy(HHN txs, ventilator management) in ER, med-surg, and ICU. Performed EKGs and knowledge of basic arrhythmias.
Sep 2011 - Present

California Kidney Care

California Kidney Care/Renal Solutions Plus

Acute Dialysis RN Provide bedside hemodialysis therapy at Henry Mayo and Providence Holy Cross Hospitals.   Familiarity with Fresenius H,K, and Braun machines  Analyze patient data, assess and monitor status of vascular access. review lab work, and report any relevant changes to Physician or Charge nurse.

Sep 2013 - Mar 2014

Emergency Room RN

Emergency Room RN
Per diem) Sherman Oaks Hospital Effectively triaged and evaluated emergency room patients. Established IV access and administered meds via various routes. Performed ACLS. Assisted physicians during procedures.

Education

Education
2009

Associates Degree in Nursing

Excelsior College
1993

Certificate in Respiratory Therapy

Los Angeles Valley College

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REFERENCES         
Lynne Scott, MSN D.A.  Kaiser Woodland  Hills 818-719-3239                          

Dr. H. Wickramasinghe, Pulmonologist  Henry Mayo Hospital 661-254-721         

Linda Padgett, RN Clinical Coordinator, CKC  661-618-0505

Jose Siojo, Respiratory Director, Northridge Hospital 818-885-8500