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Mental Health Nurse

Elk Grove, CA
October 11, 2018

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Aurelia Reyes, BSN, RN

**** **** ***** *****, *** Grove, California, 95757

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Experience and dedicated Registered Nurse, certified in mental health, desirous of obtaining a position in a reputable mental health insitution

Professional Strengths:

Considerate and empathetic Mental Health Nurse with five years of professional experience in providing age-appropriate care for acute and crisis stabilization as well as planned and implemented professional nursing care for patients in accordance with hospital policies and regulations. Independently performed job functions, executed nursing processes based on expanded knowledge and experience, coordinated and provided safe patient care with an understanding and awareness of age appropriate and culturally aware needs, tolerantly responded to patient messages and queries related to psychotropic medication problems, routine reports, concerns about mood or behavior or other urgent issues that fall within the nursing scope. In addition to that possess considerable knowledge of modern psychiatric nursing theories, principles, practices, procedures as well as problems of mental illness and its treatment theories and techniques.

Educational Summary:

ST. PAUL COLLEGE, Quezon City, Philippines

Course: Bachelor of Science in Commerce, 1982


Course: Bachelor of Science in Nursing, 2009

Licensure and Certification:

State of California - Active

American Heart Association, Health Care Provider,BLS - Current

Crisis Prevention Intervention Training (CPI)

5150 Certification Training

Shift Supervisor Training

Professional Experience:

Crestwood Psychiatric Health Facility - Carmichael, California

Position: Psychiatric Nurse

From: January 2013 - April 2015

Telecare Corporation - Roseville, California

Position: Psychiatric Nurse

From: April 2013 - June 2018

Heritage Oaks Hospital - Auburn Blvd Sacramento, California

Position: Psychiatric Nurse

From: July 2018 - Present

Job Description:

Provide patient care, prepare and administer medications and note and transcribe physician orders and carry out MD orders as written.

Complete patient nursing assessment for clients who are in-patient

Assist and response to agitated patients ensuring safety of other staff and patients and when necessary assist in physical containment and restraint of volatile patients.

May participate in multi-disciplinary treatment team meeting assist the physician with conducting admission history and physicals.

Complete and update nursing care plans.

Assist, respond and intervene during psychiatric or medical emergencies.

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