As a Nurse and Midwife professional,I am highly qualified to maintain a high standard of patient care,implement and monitor established procedures,ensure accurate and proper reporting,and respect patient confidentiality.My experience also enables me to supervise and guide Staff Nurses,Student Nurses,Medical Orderlies as to ensure safe care,adequate custody and proper use of equipment and supplies.
As a Staff Nurse at the Intensive Therapy Unit my duties and responsibilities Included :
Comprehensive care of critically ill patients.
Monitor vital signs on regular basis and inform on call physicians.
Maintain intake output chart.
Monitor patients with monitors and ventilators.
Nasogastric Tube Feeding.
Assisting Doctor in Intubations,Insertion of ICD,Supra Pubic Catheters.
Comprehensive care of unconscious patients
Mar 2005 - Present
As a Senior Staff Nurse I maintain professional duties and administrative responsibilities which include:
As an Emergency Room Nurse,living life on the edge.Alert and ready for anything any time.Manage and handle all emergency cases that comes through the door,from major trauma to psychiatric crisis to overdoses,to arrests to monitor fractures,stab and gun shot wounds,spinal cord injuries and poly traumas.As a Triage Nurse,able to prioritize and to assess the patients.Not easily discouraged,can deal with tragedy,and still able to care.Assist doctors in Supra Pubic Catheter insertion,ICD,and Intubation.Maintain
Advanced airway.Implement expert nursing skills in the management of PolyTraumas and Head Injuries. Interpret basic ECG and deliver shock as per doctors order, perform CPR.Perform application of Casts, Slabs,Skin Traction,and Insertion of Urinary Catheter(Females)and IV Canulations.Administer Narcotic and
Administrative Responsibilities :
Shift In charge of the Unit assign responsibilities to Junior Staff Nurses,Interns and Medical Orderlies.
Organise and reorganise as per Units feasibility co ordinate crisis/emergencies with nursing Supervisors
Preceptor for Junior Staff.Maintain monthly statistics.
Mar 2003 - Mar 2005
As a Staff Nurse my duties and responsibilities include :
Shift In charge of the Unit (Female/Male Surgical Unit)
Render expert nursing care to pre operative and post operative patients.
Care of patients with drains,Nasogastric tube ,Urinary Catheters, Intercostal Drainage and Colostomy care
Continuos monitoring and management of patients with Bladder Irrigation,Tracheostomy,Supra Pubic Catheters and Nephrostomy Tube.
Monitor Vital signs on regular basis and inform on call Surgeon/Physicians.
Insert IV Canula,observe and monitor patients with blood transfusions .
Diabetic Foot bath and wound care.
Care of patients with TPN,Insulin,Heparin,Pethidine,and Morphine infusions
Nursing documentation and reporting to Nursing Supervisors
Jan 1997 - Mar 2003
Conduct normal deliveries.Initial assessment of the New Born and their care.Suture the episiotomy under local anaesthesia.Care of the post natal mother.Render health education as and when in need.Care of children with mild to moderate Diarrohea's with or without dehydration.Give Health Education on Birth Spacing to post natal mothers and all child bearing women in the community.Administer Narcotic and Psychotropic drugs for pain management (trauma's,cardiac arrest,)and other medical cases.