Helene Carter 123 Fake Street City, State, Zip Code Cell: 000-000-0000 email@example.com
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
Positive professional team member
Comfortable bedside manner
March 2010 to October 2012 Company Name–City, State 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 Company Name–City, State 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 Company Name–City, State 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, City, State Bachelor of Science, Nursing