Sample Forensic Nurse Resume

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Shayna Scott
2295 Stark Hollow Road
Denver, CO80202
(111)-584-3706
[email]

Job Objective Looking for employment as a Forensic Nurse for a full time position in order to practice my years of nursing.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Strong nursing experience in forensic department
  • Ability to establish and maintain friendly and cooperative relationships with those contacted in the course of work
  • Ability to accurately perform multiple tasks simultaneously and meet multiple demands
  • Ability to demonstrate flexibility in day-to-day actions and duties
  • Good oral & written communication skills
  • Strong customer service and team orientation

Work Experience:

Forensic Nurse, August 2005 – Present
Fairbanks Memorial Hospital, Denver, CO

  • Obtained and documented patient history.
  • Observed diagnostics and laboratory data and reported abnormal results to the physician(s) and other appropriate caregivers.
  • Completed assessment and reassessments according to patient need and as outlined in policy.
  • Planned care in collaboration with members of the multidisciplinary team.
  • Modified plan of care to reflect changing patient needs based on evaluation of the patient’s status.
  • Provided care ensuring compliance with policies and procedures, standards of care, and regulatory agency requirements.
  • Delegated and provided nursing supervision in the provision of care to patients by other licensed nurses and other personnel.

Forensic Nurse, May 2000 – July 2005
Wishard Health Services, Denver, CO

  • Evaluated the patient’s and family’s response to care and teaching, and modified plan of care.
  • Monitored patient progress towards goals and expected outcomes in collaboration with other health care team members.
  • Provided care based on the best evidence available and participated in research activities within clinical practice.
  • Conducted education, role development, and orientation of facility personnel, patients, students, families and visitors.
  • Supervised nursing staff and participated in the improvement of national nursing quality indicators and outcomes.
  • Adhered to established policies, procedures, regulatory and accreditation requirements.

Education

B.S in Health Sciences – Advanced Patient Care, Adrian College, Adrian, MI

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