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Registered Nurse Medical

December 07, 2018

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Precious D. Opena, ADN RN

PSC *** BOX **** FPO AP 96377



To secure a position as a Registered Nurse at the United Sates Naval Hospital in Okinawa, Japan. With a compassion in the medical field, I want to gain clinical experience, expand my knowledge and utilize my skills as a Registered Nurse in a manner that would provide security to patients, family members and hospital staffs.


Associate of Science in Nursing (ADN)

Kent State University of Ashtabula Ashtabula, Ohio Graduated: 2017

Certificate in Practical Nursing

Guam Community College Mangilao, Guam

Graduated: 2010


Assess nursing needs and develop a plan of care for each patient consistent with recognized nurse standards and prescribed medical care

Plan treatment for patients based on an individualized patient assessment

Conduct patient observations or assessments to contribute to the physician's modification and development of treatment for the patient

Obtain vital signs to ascertain the current status of a patient’s health

Administer vaccines to patients as directed by physician to assist in patient treatment

Interpret and adapt nursing guidelines to meet the evolving needs of the patient


Registered Nurse (American Red Cross Volunteer) Jun 2018 – Present

Bush Clinic (Family Practice) Okinawa, Japan 20hrs/week

Greets patient, identifies self, escorts patient to exam room, provide patient privacy, and assists in preparation for exams.

Strong communication skills with patients, providers and staff members.

Obtain patient data including history, vital signs, height and weight, vision (Snellen chart), perform focused assessment and chart in the Armed Forces Health Longitudinal Technology Application (AHLTA) database. Also obtain fetal heart rate using a doppler and measure fetal height for pregnant women.

Reports patient assessment and concerns to healthcare provider and discuss procedures or treatments that may be done. Can perform Nurse telephone triage.

Instructs patient on tests, treatments, procedures and medications. Can independently perform ear irrigation, cryotherapy, and obtain culture swabs delegated by the physician.

Assist physician with sterile procedures including, pelvic exams, pap tests, IUD insertion and removal, skin biopsies, and cyst removal. Also assist physician with transvaginal and transabdominal ultrasound.

Maintain a clean room between patient visit.

Administer vaccinations and provide teaching and follow-up.

Medical Assistant Sep 2012 – Apr 2014

Tumon Medical Office (Family/Pediatric Practice) Upper Tumon, Guam 40hrs/week, $8/hr

Obtain patient medical history and vital signs including temperature, blood pressure, heart rate, respiratory rate, height and weight, and record all information in patient’s chart

Prepare treatment rooms for patient’s exams

Drape patients with covering and position instruments and equipment and assist Physician with procedures such as: circumcisions (Plastibell and Gomco), PAP smears, incision and drainage, etc.

Hand instruments and materials to physician as directed

Clean and sterilize instruments

Maintain inventory and order medical supplies and materials as needed

Operate EKGs, nebulizer machine, and other medical equipment

Administer vaccines via ID, SubQ, IM; medications and perform routine laboratory tests (urinalysis, pregnancy tests)

Schedule appointments, answer patients’ questions or concerns over the phone in a professional manner, receive payment for bills, file and organize patient charts

Familiar with Microsoft applications and medical software: AltaPoint

Receptionist Dec 2009 – May 2014

Step-Up Entertainment and Dance Company Tamuning, Guam 30hrs/week

Provide excellent hospitality to all customers and guests

Answering phone calls and handling company inquiries in an appropriate manner

Undertake occasional custodial and janitorial tasks to maintain a clean and safe environment.

Notify customers via email on monthly payments, practice schedules, and performance dates

Familiar with Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, and Word.

Manage financial transactions and disbursements

Assist in preparation with performance events

Sales Associate May 2007 – Apr 2008

Japan (JP) Superstore Tumon, Guam 40hrs/week, $8/hr

Ensuring all customers receive excellent service through direct salesmanship, and prompt and courteous service

Assisting customers with questions, needs and purchases

Cultivating successful relationships with retail customers

Completing each transaction in a quick and efficient manner

Greeting each customer that comes into the store in a warm manner

Assisting customers with purchase decisions

Setting up merchandise on the sales floor

Helping customers try on or fit merchandise

Identifying customer requirements

Managing financial transactions, assist in physical inventory counts,

and answer telephone calls


Licensed Registered Nurse, Ohio Board of Nursing No. 444477

American Heart Association BLS Certified

First Aide/CPR/AED Instructor Certified

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) training: IS-100. B Introduction to Incident Command System, ICS-100

HIPPA and Privacy Act Trained

Department of Defense (DoD) Cyber Awareness Trained

Department of the Navy Annual Privacy Trained

Computer access and trained to AHLTA, Essentris and CHCSI

American Red Cross volunteer - Okinawa, Japan: December 2017- Present

Kent State University Member of the Student Nurses Association: 2015-2017

Kent State University Dean’s List: 2015

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