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Mental Health Registered Nurse

Fort Worth, TX
July 26, 2020

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Professional Summary

Diligent RN well versed in both clinical and didactic parts of nursing. Offers solid critical thinking skills and a

desire to pursue an advance degree in mental health and geriatric nursing.


ACLS & CPR certified through American Heart Association., CPI, Desoto, TX.

RN, BSN Texas Board of Nursing. Emergency Management Institute (FEMA) Odessa, TX

Skill Highlights

Culturally sensitive Mobility assistance

Strong medical ethics Body mechanics knowledge

Enthusiastic caregiver OR and ER experience

Familiarity with disease management programs Energetic and organized

Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint proficiency

Professional Experience

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse 04/2019 Till Present

Hickory Trail Hospital, Desoto, Tx

Provided direct quality care to patients including daily monitoring, recording, and evaluating psychiatric medical conditions. Lead and trained newly staff registered nurses on unit routine, hospital protocol, and direct patient care, and duties within the unit. Responded to numerous volatile situations and violent outbreaks, earning the respect of physicians and coworkers for calm, levelheaded and quick thinking to restore the safety and security of patients and staff. Developed and implemented treatment plans for patients with broad range of mental health issues. Ensured that doctors' orders were effectively carried out, including testing, medical procedures, consultations and stat orders for restraint.

Intake Coordinator/Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse 2018 to 04/2019

Oceans Healthcare, Midland, TX

Maintains standards of professional nursing practice in accordance with facility policy and procedure and psychiatric nursing standards. Assesses the patient and utilizing the nursing process to formulate an individualized plan of for each patient and restore physical and mental health. Respond to inquiry calls, Conduct initial intake Nursing Assessments, Provide referrals and coordinate admission process, Assessment and interpretation of data about patient's status in order to identify each patient's needs and provide appropriate referrals, Basic knowledge of Chronic Mental illness, Good knowledge of DSM-IV-R diagnosis, Assessment and interpretation of data about patient's status in order to identify each patient's needs and provide appropriate referrals, including age related care and disability related care by Chronically Mentally Ill, Adult, Geriatric and Chemically Dependent patient populations

Registered Nurse

Midland Memorial Hospital 05/2018 to 12/2019

Able to complete a comprehensive assessment of a patient which include the initial and ongoing extensive collection, analysis, and interpretation of data. Able to synthesize the data collected during the assessment to identify problems, make nursing diagnoses, and formulate goals, teaching plans and outcomes. Facilitate the flow of patients through the emergency care system ensuring timely evaluation according to the health care needs of the patients. Positive communication as well as work well in partnership with other health care team members.

Nurse Intern 06/2015 to 2017

Midland Memorial Hospital Midland, TX

Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments. Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with chronic and acute illnesses. Took vital signs of newborns while assisting in NICU. Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment and maintained patient flow. Took and recorded patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure


Education and Training

Bachelor of Science: Nursing 2018

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin, Odessa, TX

Relevant Coursework: Foundations of Nursing, Aging, Spanish, Health Assessment, Research, Med-surgical, Mental Health, Women's health and Obstetrics, Pediatrics, Men’s Health, Genetics, Multicultural Nursing, Specialty Nursing, Nursing Synthesis and Nursing Management.

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