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Nurse resume sample

Nurse resume sample

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Isabelle Smith, rn, cphon®
Sometown, TX 76104  n  555-555-5555  n  n  LinkedIn URL

Registered Nurse | Specializing in Pediatric Care

Registered Nurse deeply committed to providing quality, compassionate patient care. Nursing background includes pediatric oncology, PICU and general pediatrics experience within Level I pediatric trauma center and Magnet®-designated children’s hospital.

Repeatedly recognized for knowledge, expertise and achievements in areas including:

Quality Nursing Care

Clinical & Communication Skills

Meditech & Cerner EMR Tools

Medical Team Collaboration

Parent Education & Training

Accuracy of Charts & Records

Patient & Family Relations

JCAHO & HIPAA Standards

Lifesaving Interventions


RN, Pediatric Oncology, 5/15 to Present  n  ABC CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL — Sometown, TX

Provide inpatient nursing care as well as outpatient chemotherapy administration to children receiving treatment for cancer and blood disorders. Coordinate treatment with multidisciplinary healthcare team members to attain optimal health and continuity of care.

RN, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), 1/12 to 5/15  n  DEF HOSPITAL — Sometown, TX

RN, Pediatrics, 7/10 to 1/12  n  GHI HOSPITAL — Sometown, TX

Delivered acute and ambulatory nursing care for newborns, infants, children and adolescents, ranging from wellness visits and routine health exams to treatment for illnesses, injuries and life-threatening conditions (e.g., heart/respiratory failure, overdoses, eating disorders, trauma and infectious diseases).

Achievement Highlights

  • Thrived within high-volume settings throughout current employment in children’s hospital and prior tenure within Level I pediatric trauma center.
  • Recognized for serving as a patient advocate while communicating effectively with patients, families and caregivers to facilitate outstanding levels of care and service.
  • Won supervisor’s praise for coordinating events that helped make prolonged hospital stays more enjoyable for youth suffering from debilitating illnesses and injuries. Planned parties, dances, spa days and scavenger hunts for children.
  • Led fundraising with local nonprofits that enabled the expansion of children’s libraries and media centers at both hospitals. Procured donations such as books, DVDs, iPads and game consoles.
  • Earned 3 special pin awards at DEF Hospital for superior patient care and lifesaving interventions. Achieved top marks from both employers for strengths in multidisciplinary team collaboration, warm bedside manner and clinical skill areas such as:

Patient Assessment & Vital Signs

Critical & Intensive Care

Chemotherapy Administration

Medication Administration

Chest & Feeding Tube Care

Therapeutic Communication

IV Pump Management

Wound & Ostomy Care

Infection Control

Education & Credentials

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)  n  ABC UNIVERSITY — Sometown, TX
Magna cum laude (3.83 GPA) | Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society Inductee | Dean’s List
Certified Pediatric Hematology Oncology Nurse (CPHON®), ONCC
Registered Nurse (RN), State of TX  n  PALS, ACLS, BLS, First Aid and CPR (all current)
Member of: American Nurses Association  n  Society of Pediatric Nurses  n  Oncology Nursing Society

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