Sample Medical Surgical Nurse Resume

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Carol Young
3125 Prospect Valley Road
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

Job Objective Seeking work as a Medical Surgical Nurse in a hospital in order to bring my years of experience in the field to the doctors and hospital.

Work Experience:

Medical Surgical Nurse, August 2005 – Present
Martin Memorial Medical Center, Manhattan Beach, CA

  • Educated patients on surgical procedures.
  • Provided preoperative, inter-operative and post operative care to patients.
  • Managed pain and documented patient’s response to nursing and other interventions.
  • Discharged patients and followed up.
  • Maintained patient’s physical and psychosocial health.
  • Monitored safety and effectiveness of the environment and equipment.

Medical Surgical Nurse, May 2000 – July 2005
Samaritan Medical Center, Manhattan Beach, CA

  • Assessed signs and symptoms indicating physiologic and psychosocial changes in the patient’s condition.
  • Collected, analyzed, and interpreted data and information from health care members and documents actual and potential nursing diagnoses.
  • Documented patient’s plan of care using identified nursing diagnoses, expected patient outcomes, and selected nursing interventions.
  • Monitored consistency between patient plan of care and actions of medical staff.
  • Modified plan of care according to evaluation, changes in medical plan of care, and effective and ineffective nursing interventions.
  • Documented patient’s response to nursing and other interventions.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Extensive surgical experience for surgical procedures
  • Exceptional knowledge of surgical equipment and routines
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Excellent reasoning, decision-making and clinical thinking skills
  • Ability to provide high level of patient confidentiality
  • Ability to actively seek educational opportunities to improve clinical practice
  • Ability to maintain quality-working relationship with peers and to circulate on surgical procedures


Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Southern Polytechnic State University, Marietta, GA

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