Name and title XXXX Boulevard Photo City and Country Telephone: XXXXXX (cell) XXXXXXX (Home) email: XXXXXXX _______________________________________________________ Profile 1 Registered Nurse with 6 years experience in various positions 2 Specialty area in Medical surgical Nursing _________________________________________________________ Work experience 10/2002 to present xxxx Medical Hospital Staff Nurse II Medical Surgical Male Ward This hospital is a 500 bed tertiary hospital offering all specialties. As a staff nurse in this area, I was responsible for the nursing management of an average of 25 patients. Most of these patients had medical conditions including uncontrolled hypertension, diabetes, orthopedic disorders, and GI disorders. In this capacity, I supervised 2 nursing assistants. Specialized medical equipment used in this area included: 1 Circo electric bed 2 Traction of all types 3 IV control devices 7/2000 to 10/2002 xxxxx Medical Institute Staff Nurse I This is a 200-bed private multi-specialty hospital. As a staff nurse in this facility, I rotated to different areas at an average of every four weeks. Rotations included 1 Pediatrics 2 Newborn nursery 3 Emergency Room 4 Operating Room 5 Surgical Ward 6 Medical Ward Special skills performed included triage, IV insertion, care of chest tubes, and arrhythmia interpretation. 6/1999 to 7/2000 University of xxxxxxx Clinical Instructor/Tutor The University of xxxxxxxx offers the Bachelor’s degree in nursing. As a clinical instructor I was involved in the direct care of patients in the medical surgical area. In India, the nursing instructor in the first clinical course teaches by example; students observe and to some degree participate in the care of patients assigned to my care. I had as many as 12 patients assigned to me with six students under my supervision. The area of practice was in medical surgical nursing. Special procedures performed included the following: 1 Diabetes teaching 2 CVP monitoring 3 Wound care and stoma care 3/1999 to 6/1999 xxxxxxx Medical Center Staff Nurse This is a 3-month training program designed for new nurse graduates to obtain clinical experience. In this capacity I rotated to various areas in the hospital and gave direct patient care to medical-surgical, Pediatric, Psychiatric, and Surgical patients. My patient-load assignment was anywhere from 4 to 10 patients. During my rotation to the operating room, I assisted in general surgical cases as a scrub nurse. Skills obtained during this period included 1 IV insertion 2 Arrhythmia recognition EDUCATION University of xxxxxxxx Bachelor of Science in Nursing Graduated April 1999 xxxxxx University of xxxxxx 24 credits towards the degree of Master of Science in Nursing, Major in Nursing Administration. Anticipated graduation- May 2006 PROFESSIONAL LICENSE and CERTIFICATION 1 CGFNS, 1/20/2005 2 IELTS, 2/10/2005 3 RN- State of Virginia o License Number xxxxxx o Valid until: 1/21/2006 4 RN- Philippines o License number xxxxxxx o Valid until: 6/20/2007 CONTINUING EDUCATION USA Acculturation. This is a 14 hours classroom-based program to prepare participants on general aspects of life and cultural practices in the United States. It also includes understanding hospital culture, biomedical equipment (e.g., IV control devices) orientation, and completion of mandatory education programs of HCA hospitals, namely: Medication administration; electrical safety; Medication administration and error prevention, Fire procedures, TB, Infection control and universal precautions, restraints, Critical thinking, Procedure in calling/consulting with physicians, Age-appropriate related care, CPR and Code-management, and Skin and wound assessment. December 21-22, 2004. Comprehensive Review Of Nursing. This 42-hours didactic program provides an in-depth review of nursing as practiced in the United States. Faculty of this program is a USA-based professor with first-hand knowledge and experience in the practice of nursing in the United States. Topics include legal issues, pain management, and overall discussion of pertinent nursing practice in Medical-Surgical, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, and Newborn-Maternity. This also serves as a comprehensive review to prepare for the CGFNS or NCLEX with focus on USA-based practice. November 15-21, 2004. Advances in Nursing Seminar. This 8-weeks (320 hours) lecture course prepares participants for the CGFNS an/or NCLEX-RN examination and includes a review of all sections contained in the NCLEX test plan namely Pediatrics, Medical-Surgical, Maternal-Newborn, and Mental Health-Psychiatric Nursing. January-April 2003. Advanced English Course. This 5-week (200 hours) classroom and language laboratory program prepares participants who plan to take the International English Language Testing Service (IELTS) examination. It includes components in English listening, writing, reading and speaking. June-July 2003. Specialty Continuing Education Programs Critical Care Program. Classroom Hours: 80 hours Clinical Hours: 320 hours This course was presented by xxxxxxxxxx Institute and included aspects of critical care nursing. Topics covered were: electrocardiography and arrhythmia interpretation, hemodynamic wave monitoring, intracranial pressure monitoring, and other aspects of critical care. The clinical component entailed rotations in CCU, ICU, CVICU, and Emergency Room with direct care to critically ill patients under the supervision of a preceptor. January-June 2002. IV Certification Program Classroom Hours: 24 Clinical Hours: 24 This course was presented by xxxxx Medical Hospital. It included principles of IV therapy including care of special catheters including the Hickman, Port-a-cath, PICC, and other central lines. The clinical component included actual IV therapy procedures including insertion of a minimum of ten (10) peripheral catheters (angiocath). November 15-17, 2003. Chemotherapy This 24-hour classroom-based program included principles of chemotherapy administration and a discussion of the common chemotherapeutic agents in use. This course did not have a clinical component. September 15-17, 2004. Sponsored by All xxxxx Institute of Oncology. Arrhythmia Interpretation This 40-hour classroom program included basic and advanced arrhythmia interpretation and appropriate nursing interventions. May-June 2003. Sponsored by xxxx Heart Institute. Advanced Electrocardiography This 16-hour didactic program is an introduction to 12-lead ECG and the identification of common abnormalities such as hypertrophy, ischemia, infarction, and electrolyte abnormalities. August 15-16, 2003. Sponsored by xxxxxxx Heart Association. Other Continuing Education Programs (2002-2005) ACE Inhibitors. A new Approach toS Hypertension Control. May 5, 2004. Sponsored by xxxxxx University. Diabetes. Teaching the Newly Diagnosed NIDDM. September 2003. Sponsored by the University of xxxxxxx I do hereby declare that the above information is true and correct to the best of my knowledge. Date : ………………. SIGNATURE Place : ……………….
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