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Helene Carter 100 Broadway Lane New Parkland, CA, 91010 Cell: (555) 987-1234


Certified and highly trained Orthopedic Nurse with extensive experience in hospital and private practice settings. Well versed in all elements of orthopedics. Adept at multi-tasking and addressing multiple needs of a patient and doctor in a high pressure setting.


  • Certified in orthopedics
  • Proactive problem solver
  • Detailed oriented
  • Effective communicator
  • Positive professional team member
  • Comfortable bedside manner

Work Experience

March 2010 to October 2012 Happy Valley Hospital–New Cityland, CA Orthopedic Nurse
  • Assigned to provide orthopedic nursing services in the emergency department of major urban medical center.
  • Responsible for providing an initial admissions evaluation of prospective orthopedics patients.
  • Assisted doctors in all orthopedic procedures performed on patients in the emergency department.
  • Maintained meticulous patient records and associated documentation.
October 2012 to January 2014 Big City Hospital–Big City, CA Orthopedic Nurse
  • Assigned to serve as a nurse for orthopedic surgical procedures at major urban medical centers.
  • Responsible not only for assisting during procedures but for pre-surgery prep and overseeing post-procedure recovery.
  • Provided detailed information to patients about post-operative related matters.
  • Served to keep family members and other loved ones abreast of a surgical patient’s post procedure status.
January 2014 to Present Gigantic Hospital–New Cityland, CA Orthopedic Nurse
  • Designated as the chief nurse on the orthopedics ward of large medical center.
  • Responsible for overseeing the work of all nursing staff in the unit.
  • Directly supersized 25 claims nurses scheduled on all shifts.
  • Assisted in recruiting, hiring and training the orthopedic nursing staff.


2009 University of California, New Cityland, CA Bachelor of Science, Nursing