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Registered Nurse Endoscopy

Alexandria, Virginia, United States
April 20, 2018

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work history


**** **** **** **** #***, Alexandria, Virginia 22301 (H) 605-***-**** Energetic and self-motivated. Acts as an Agent of Change. A Bachelor\'s Educated, Registered Nurse seeking a career in a Magnet Designated Facility. Committed to Evidence Based Practice, and Innovative Processes that advance experience, and will best fit my interpersonal, and critical thinking skills, thereby, providing the highest level of patient outcomes.

Well versed in prevention and education


Able to work autonomously, set priorities and

make decisions in a complex nature

Confident with Equipment including: Capsule

endoscopy, ERCPs, banding, Colonoscopy,

Bronchoscopy,Upper Endoscopy,NG tube

insertion/removal and care. Wound Vacs, external

fixators, splints, immobilizers, tractions, CPM

machine, and PCA pump maintenance.

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Drug therapy monitoring

Specimen collection and processing

Extensive experience for Pre-Op and PACU


Implements infection control standards

Able to implement confidentiality

Able to adapt to multiple and changing priorities

Feb 2017 - Apr 2018

Alexandria, VA

RN Endoscopy/Gastrointestinal Unit

Inova Alexandria Hospital Alexandria

Provided patient education, communications and file management as part of GI services within large hospital setting seeing both outpatient and inpatients. Assisted physiciansduring endoscopic procedures, GI surgeries, ERCPs,bronchoscopy\'s requiring partial and complete patient sedation.

Prepared and maintained endoscopic components, tools, implements and equipment with 100% readiness for emergent use.

Participated in an orderly and efficient room turnover. Trained as a Endoscopy tech to implement the skills necessary to not only chart as RN description but also directly assist.

Took proactive steps to ensure patients dignity and safety was preserved during procedures. Continuously charted patients vitals, specimens,medications, and made critical decisions based off nursing judgment to determine best patient outcome. Registered2015 Nurse Orthopedics/Neurology Unit 2013 - Jun education

license and certifications

SanfordSD USD Medical Center Sioux Falls,

Implements, evaluates, and documents all patient care interventions and responses. Provides compassion and patience to diverse patients with neurological disorders, brain injuries, scheduled surgeries, direct admits, and PACU transfers. Monitors post-op vitals, sets up PCA, fluids, reviews post-op orders, orients patient to unit and reviews plan of care, and advocates as needs arise.

Positions patients with respect to proper alignment, using the understanding of body mechanics while preventing skin breakdown.

Performs assessment of the mental and physical status of all assigned patients. Initiates and maintains multi-disciplinary treatment plans. Attends daily patient rounds, shares professional knowledge, and makes appropriate recommendations regarding clinical and programmatic needs of patients. Demonstrates leadership, supervises and delegates as appropriate to CNAs and LPNs. Charts accurately and efficiently in a timely manner in keeping with facility policies and protocols. Provides medication, and pain management, initiates pharmacological and non-pharmacological techniques.

Work directly with multidisciplinary teams in the hospital such as physical therapy, speech therapy, social workers, and attending providers to enhance patient care and for the overall goal of the patient to be achieved quickly and effectively.

Seeks to provide consistent, unbiased treatment of all patients regardless of patients\\' attitudes or demeanor.


Sioux Falls, SD

Bachelor of Science: Nursing

South Dakota State Universtiy

Dean\'s List 2008-2012.

CPR certified through American Heart Association

BLS 2017

ACLS 2017

COMPACT State Registered Nurse licensed in the State of Virginia License Number: R043282

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