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Registered Nurse Nursing

Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
October 18, 2016

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Sharon Neville, R.N., BScN.

**** ******* ****

Kelowna, B.C.

V1X 7T6

Tel. 250-***-****

Cell: 250-***-****


Summary of Nursing Qualifications and Experience

More than 30 years experience in a wide variety of health care positions including more than 25 years’ experience as an emergency department Registered Nurse. Extensive experience working with senior citizens, young children (pediatrics), laboratory & pharmaceutical work.

Completed the Post RN degree program at Ryerson University. Working experience in Dialysis and as a Community Nurse BCLS, ACLS, TNCC and Immunization certified. I have also attended the ATLS course. Have successfully completed 2 courses in the Occupational Health Certificate program from the University of Alberta.

Volunteered as part of surgical and medical projects over the past four years in Central America. Detailed Experience

Immunization Nurse Onsite Immunization and Wellness Ltd. Oct. – Nov. 2012 Nursing With a colleague, conducted an influenza immunization program at a variety of educational institutions in the Kelowna area. Currently, I hold an immunization certificate Oct. 2013 and related insurance to Jan 31, 2013.

Registered Nurse Vernon Jubilee Hospital Feb. 2014 to Present Nursing As a floater, I perform a wide variety of nursing duties in all areas of the Vernon Emergency Department.

Registered Nurse Bayshore Infusion Clinic March 2014 to Present Nursing Set up infusion drugs and monitor patients taking them for reactions and other adverse events. Traveling Nurse Solutions Staffing 2005 to 2011

Nursing As a traveling nurse, I have worked at a number of hospitals throughout BC including Nanaimo, Surrey, Chilliwack, Mission, Burns Lake and Langley. Registered Nurse Kelowna General Hospital 1999 to Present Nursing I currently work casual in the Emergency and previously worked in the Hemodialysis Departments of KGH. My duties include the assessment and treatment of ER patients. Among other duties, I start and maintain intravenous therapy, perform cardiograms, and assist physicians and other nurses with patients.

Clinical Resource Coordinator St. Bartholomew’s Health Centre (Lytton, BC) 2001 to 2014 Nursing In this position, I was responsible for ensuring our patients receive high quality care from our nursing staff. In this capacity, I coordinated training, resource to nurses and worked with community groups to ensure our patients and residents received the care they expect at St. Bartholomew’s. I was displaced in October 2002 and remained casual, and took a .75 position as a staff nurse in July 2006

Registered Nurse Windsor Manor 2000 to 2001

Resume: Sharon Neville

References available on request. Page # 2

Nursing In addition to working casual at KGH I also worked casual at Windsor Manor, I administer medications, assess patients’ condition, supervise health care aids, and supervise the building while on night shift.

Registered Nurse Seton General Hospital 1999

Nursing Performed a variety of nursing duties at Seton, a small, rural hospital in Jasper, Alberta including emergency room trauma and other care, long-term care, maternity and general ward duties. Registered Nurse Capital Health Satellite Dialysis Unit 1998 - 1999 Nursing Initiated and monitored dialysis treatments for patients in the Fort McMurray area. I also setup and performed simple maintenance on our dialysis machines. Registered Nurse York Central Hospital, Dialysis Unit 1998 - 1998 Nursing Duties included attaching and detaching patients from dialysis machines and monitoring the progress of their dialysis treatment. Advised patients about health maintenance issues. Registered Nurse SRT Med-Staff 1997 -1998

Nursing Worked as a Community (visiting) nurse. Advised clients about health care issues and where to obtain help. Did long term assessments and performed a variety of functions (change dressings, administer antibiotics, etc.) for our clients.

Registered Nurse Humber River Regional Hospital 1989 - 1998 Nursing Worked in the busy Emergency Department of Northwestern Hospital. Duties included the triage, assessment and treatment of patients. Among other duties, I took blood from patients, started and maintained intravenous treatments, performed cardiograms, assisted physicians, taught clients and their families how to deal with their condition and assisted other nurses with patients. Registered Nurse1 Hillcrest Hospital 1987-1991

Nursing Starting as an RPN, and continuing after graduation as a RN, I worked in a rehabilitation setting primarily with orthopedic and cardiac patients. As a casual worker, I worked, on average 2 days a week at Hillcrest. My duties included a large percentage of patient assessment and the encouragement of patients, where appropriate, to become more independent as their state of health improved.

Pharmacy Technician Toronto East General Hospital 1985-1989 Pharmacy Dispensed and prepared drugs in a hospital pharmacy environment under the supervision of a pharmacist. Included in my duties was the dispensing of ward stock and the control and dispensing of narcotic drugs.

Medical Platoon Sergeant Canadian Forces Reserves 1979 - 1993 Medical Starting as a private, I advanced to the position of Sergeant in a reserve medical company. In my final year, I commanded a platoon of new recruits. While in the reserves I had both received and given training in a wide variety of military medical subjects including anatomy, trauma treatment, the evacuation of wounded personnel, etc.


University of Alberta Occupational Health Certificate Partially completed Ryerson Polytechnic University Nursing Degree Program 1993-1997 Humber College Nursing Diploma 1986-1989

Humber College Pharmacy Technician 1983-1985

Bethesda Training Centre Nursing Assistant Program 1972 1

Prior to 1992, my name was Sharon Woodhams.

Resume: Sharon Neville

References available on request. Page # 2

Georges Vanier Secondary School Grade 13 High School Diploma 1973 Interests, Activities & Memberships

Interests: Reading, sewing, cooking, photography, E.S.L., third world charitable medical projects Activities: Skiing (cross-country & downhill), camping, hiking, cycling Memberships: Registered Nurses Association of British Columbia, Emergency Nurses Group of BC, Emergency Certification; Ontario College of Nurses (inactive), Alberta Association of Registered Nurses (inactive).

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