Dedicated registered nurse (RN) with specialty experience in Intensive Care nursing and Nurse Anesthesia. Developed strong intensive care and emergency treatment-planning skills through recent experience working in the Intensive care unit and Department of anesthesia in Royal Victoria Teaching Hospital (RVTH), medication administration, management and training.
Reliable, ethical healthcare provider with ability to make nursing diagnoses and act quickly in emergency and intensive care situations. Administer intravenous, intramuscular, intradermal medications. Proven ability to build therapeutic relationships with patients, family members, physicians and other medical professionals. An aspired Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA).
01/2006 - 12/2008 Medical surgical department RVTH Hospital, Banjul, the Gambia
Served as staff nurse RN at the only teaching hospital located in the capital city. With approximately 1500 inpatients and more than 2000 outpatient cases. Assigned to the intensive care unit and played an important role in interdisciplinary team of physicians, RNs, social workers and other hospital staff. Actively participated in patient care. Ensured that doctors’ orders were effectively carried out, including testing, monitoring and evaluation. Applied the nursing process of assessment, nursing diagnosis, implementation and evaluation. Improved the standard of care in the unit by developing a tool for evaluation of clients based on the nursing care plan.
Certified Nurse Anesthetist
01/2009 – 12/2010 Department of Anesthesia RVTH Hospital, Banjul, the Gambia
Worked as a nurse anesthetist in the Operating room and Post Anesthesia Care Unit. Provided care for patients undergoing major and minor surgeries including pre, intra and post anesthesia care. Administered general, local and regional anesthesia to clients. Skilled in anesthetic machine and accessory equipment care, knowledgeable in anesthetics and skilled in ventilation care and monitoring, intubations and extubation. Improved the care of clients in the post anesthesia department of RVTH Hospital. Awarded as the nurse of the year in the Hospital Department of Surgery. Provided clinical training to student nurses and medical students.
03/2012 – Current Avail Home Health Inc.
1706 W. Nob Hill Blvd. – Yakima, WA 98908
Phone: (509) 966 - 8000
Work as a Registered nurse in an Home care setting. Provided:
Total Parenteral Nutrition
Complex Wound Care
Provided individualized care planning and coordination for pediatric and adult medically intensive home health services. Ensures that the most appropriate services are provided using the latest technology for clients’ comfort. Provided clinical training and orientation to recruits. 5 months of experience in this specialty field of nursing has allowed me to become acquainted with various resources supporting the needs of the medically complex client. As an Avail Nursing staff I am committed to advocating on behalf of our clients
Overall best Student in mental Health Nursing.
Refined and strengthened unit policies and procedures in universal precautions and safe practice methods, discharge planning and documentation.
ProCPR Certified with American Heart Association.
Completed training in nurse anesthesia care, basic life support, advance life support and intensive care nursing. Selected as the best student in Anesthesia practice
Selected as the staff of the year in Department of surgery Royal Victoria Teaching Hospital, Gambia.
Student Nurse / Clinical Rotations
01/2003 – 12/2005 Royal Victoria Teaching Hospital
Worked under the supervision of an RN providing bedside care, treatment and clinical documentation for patients in medical-surgical floors, Labor and Delivery and pediatric department. Handled medication administration, dressing changes, IVs and all other aspects of nursing care. Facilitated admissions, discharges and transfers; prepared chart notes and other documentation; and participated in interdisciplinary team.
Provided Nursing care to an average of 30 patients. Gained experience in procedures such as injections and other major nursing procedures.
Did a case study on diabetes mellitus complications and Heart failure
Completed a research work in the knowledge and practice of student nurses in the application of Universal precautions.
Earned a reputation for excellence in service delivery. Supervisor comments: "Malick is competent, reliable and above all, one of the most dedicated students. Working with him is always a pleasure”.
Gambia College, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Banjul, Gambia
Senior Practicum: Intensive care Unit Royal Victoria Teaching Hospital: Worked in all units of the hospital as a member of the healthcare team in providing quality patient care to promote healing. 2003-2005 Gambia College, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Banjul, Gambia
State Registered Nurse (RN), GPA:4.0
Theoretical Study (refer to transcript)
Medical Nursing (300 credit hours)
Surgical nursing (300 credit hours)
Obstetric Nursing (120 credit hours)
Gynecological nursing (40 credit hours)
Pediatric Nursing (90 credit hours)
Community health and management (540 credit hours)
Gerontological Nursing (60 credit hours)
Sat to the Final professional exams for registered nurses in the Gambia theory and practical and National Council licensure Examination for registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) and pass both exams in bright colors.
Nurse Anesthesia certificate
1/2007 – 01/2008
- Royal Victoria Teaching Hospital, Banjul, The Gambia
University of The Gambia
2008 – 2009
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (incomplete)
Rust College Mississippi
Bachelor of Science in Biology
12/2005 Registered Nurse, Gambia, West Africa
10/2011 Registered Nurse, California U.S.A
12/2011 Registered Nurse, Washington U.S.A
10/2011 - East Orange General Hospital, Volunteer
10/2011 - California State Nurses Association, Member
01/2006 – Gambia Nurses Association, Member
ProCPR Certification – American Heart Association
Case Management Critical-Care Nursing Endotracheal intubations
Medication Administration Parent/Patient/Family Education Patient Advocacy
Patient Assessment Skilled NG tube insertion and removal Quality & Continuity of Care
RN level dosage calculation
Ability to manage priorities and meet deadlines, Venipuncture and blood draw
Foley catheter insertion/removal Patient and family advocacy
Tracheotomy care provider
Known as a good conversationalist, well-read and friendly individual with a pleasant disposition.
NOTE: reference upon request.