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Cardiac Nurse with 24 years experience

Charleston, South Carolina, United States
September 24, 2018

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**** ******** ** *** * Charleston, South Carolina 29407 H: 304-***-**** N Professional Summary

** ***** ** ********** ** an Registered Nurse with Telemetry as my specialty. 22 years of experience with pre and post cardiac intervention patients. Passionate about patient focused care and patient education.


Associate of Science, Nursing - University of Charleston-Charleston, West Virginia Certifications

Registered Nurse, State of West Virginia--1994--Present Registered Nurse, State of Virginia--2001--2003

Certified First Aid, CPR and AED Certifications--1994--Present ACLS-In Process

BLS-In Process


● Proficient in cardiac arrhythmia


● Wound management

● Pre and Post Cardiac Cath

patient care

● Chest tube management

● Proficient with IV insertion

● Assisting with bedside TEE

● Cardioversion

● Thoracentesis

● Paracentesis

● Pre and post cardiac


● Strong patient advocate

Professional Experience

Thomas Memorial-Charleston, West Virginia--2004-2018 Registered Nurse

● All associated duties with Registered Staff Nurse position

● Started training for oncology nursing to initiate and maintain chemotherapy.

● Administered and maintain cardiac research medications Weekend Charge Nurse

● Supervise nursing staff up to 14

● Assigned patients to nurses based on nurse experience and patient acuity

● Reference point for any questions regarding cardiac patients

● Liaison between nursing staff and physician

● Training experienced nurses to become charge nurses

● Maintain staffing sheet

● Social worker duties due to lack of social worker on weekends Saint Francis Hospital-Charleston, West Virginia--2003--2004 Registered Staff Nurse

● All associated duties with Registered Staff Nurse position Sentara Norfolk General-Norfolk, Virginia--2001--2003 Registered Nurse

● All associated duties with Registered Staff Nurse position

● Maintaining patients medications requisition

● Cared for post open heart patients

● Pre heart and lung transplant patients medication and education for successful

● Transplant

● Cared for up to six post cardiac intervention patients education and maintenance

● of critical drips--e xamples: aggrastat, integrilin, reopro Charleston Area Medical Center-Memorial Division-Charleston, West Virginia-1994-2001 Registered Nurse and Relief Charge Nurse

● All associated duties with Registered Staff Nurse position

● Pre and post open heart patient education

● Congestive heart failure patient education and management

● Post cardiac cath patient maintenance

Logistics Plans Specialist and Vehicle Operator/Dispatcher, United States Air Force--1984-1990 Awards

● AF Training Ribbon

● AD Longevity Service Award

● AF Good Conduct Medal



Pam Myers, Nursing Supervisor

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Tina Hill, Hospitalist PA

304-***-**** T

F. Scott Moore, D.O.


4501 MacCorkle Ave, S.W. Suite 301

South Charleston, WV 25309


Akeem Tinsley, Google Operations Engineer 2

910-***-**** A

JD Rucker, Target Warehouse Manager

304-***-**** J

Jenny Hawk, Physician Assistant and Former Coordinator- 304-***-****

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