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Operating Room charge nurse as well as staff nurse

San Diego, California, United States
April 17, 2018

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Tamela Husted

*** ********* **. *** *****, Ca ***14


Professional I have worked the past 25 years in a multidisciplinary OR where I spent Summary 5 years as the Charge Nurse and in the NICU. Licenses California RN License #511131


Work History

Scrub Tech, Truman Medical Center, Kansas City, MO 1980

• Set up supplies for multiple specialties

• provided trauma call

NICU Staff Nurse, Prime Healthcare, San Diego, CA November 17, 1997

• Provided direct patient care in NICU

• Attended deliveries

• Performed arterial sticks

OR Staff Nurse, Prime Healthcare, San DIego, CA June 1, 2001 - present

• Provided direct patient care in multidisciplinary OR

• Operated equipment needed for Open Heart, ENT, Ortho, Urology, Plastics, Eyes (both Retina and Cataracts), Bariatrics, and Neuro surgeries.

• Performed variety of duties on an emergency call basis OR Charge Nurse, Prime Healthcare, San Diego, CA May 1, 2009-November 14, 2014

• Coordinated daily staffing, scheduling, vacations, and payroll verification

• Performed performance evaluations, recruitment, hiring, and disciplinary action as needed

• Identified and fixed problems with all equipment used in the department

• Coordinated and provided as necessary lunches and breaks for all nurses and scrub techs


Associate of Science in Nursing December 1991

Penn Valley Community College - Kansas City, MO

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