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Registered Nurse Practical

West Point, MS
June 25, 2022

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Sophia McCotry

Registered Nurse

P.O. ** West Point, MS 39773 662-***-**** SUMMARY

Dedicated, compassionate, knowledgeable Med Surg/Tele Registered Nurse with years of acute care and travel nurse experience. Strong communication skills and a stronger work-ethic have made me a valuable advocate for patients and their families EDUCATION

Associate of Science in Nursing May 2018

Mississippi University for Women - Columbus, MS

Practical Nurse Certificate July 2008

East Mississippi Community College - Mayhew, MS

Bachelor of Business Administration May 2004

Mississippi State University - Starkville, MS


Leadership, Documentation, Emergency care, Covid-19 care, Patient triage, IV management, Direct patient care, Recording vital signs, Patient education, Teamwork WORK EXPERIENCE

Travel Nurse, Medical-Surgical and Telemetry July 2020 - Current Huntington Memorial Hospital - Pasadena, CA - Level II Rio Grande Regional Hospital - McAllen, TX

Del Sol Medical Center - El Paso, TX - Level II

Saint Francis Hospital - Memphis, TN

OCH Regional Medical Center - Starkville, MS

Minden Medical Center - Minden, LA

● Managed 6-8 patients during a shift

● Collaborated with all members of the medical team to provide ideal safety, comfort environment, and emotional support for patients

● Provided nursing care such as vital signs, phlebotomy, catheters, feeding tubes, IV, central lines, administration of medications

● Worked in COVID-19 Crisis Unit

● Established treatment plans and coordinated care in collaboration with a wide array of healthcare

Field Clinician November 2019 - July 2020

Kindred at Home - Columbus, MS

● Performs nursing assessments and develops, implements, and evaluates plans of care in conjunction with the physician, patient, and caregivers per agency policy and procedure

● Implements health teaching and counseling regarding the disease process

● Manage medications

● Performs patient admission assessment, recertification, subsequent visits, and discharge visits

Medical-Surgical and Telemetry Nurse September 2018 - November 2019 North Mississippi Medical Center - Tupelo, MS

● Monitor six assigned patients

● Update information on vital signs and progress of treatments

● Medication administration

● Track lab values and test results

● Admit and discharge patients

● Collaborate with other medical personnel and communicate with patients' family members to ensure the best and most cohesive patient care possible.

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