Kelly Paxton, R.N.100 Broadway Lane New Parkland, CA, 91010Cell: (555) email@example.com SUMMARY Compassionate Registered Nurse with extensive experience in mental health, specifically psychiatric evaluation and treatment planning in correctional facilities. Even tempered and capable of facilitating groups, running educational seminars and building positive relationships with patients, family and other parties. HIGHLIGHTS
Reliable, calm and ethical healthcare provider
Familiar with broad range of psychiatric practices and techniques for helping patients deal with mental issues
Comfortable operating with multidisciplinary teams, providing mentoring and education to new hires and the general public
Capable of delivering patient centered and quality care
Excellent performance reviews
Member, California State Nurses Association
Former volunteer, Clements Psychiatric Correctional Facility
WORK EXPERIENCE March 2007 to Present California Department of Corrections, New Cityland, CA Registered Nurse
Part of team that developed and implemented new individual treatment planning for broad array of mental health issues that became guidelines for the facility.
Refined procedures and policies for safety methods, suicide watch, documentation and discharge preparation.
Key member of interdisciplinary team that includes registered nurses, psychiatrists, social workers and correction officers.
Work weekend shift within maximum security housing, assigned to mental health crisis unit.
March 2002 to January 2007 Masterson Hospital at Weston University, New Cityland, CA Registered Nurse
Performed specialized procedures such as trigger point injection and cryotherapy.
Conducted in-service training on practices in elderly atrial fibrillation treatment.
Administered intravenous fluids and medications.
EDUCATION 2006 University of California, New Cityland, CA Bachelor of Science, Nursing