Sample Pain Nurse Resume

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Danielle Whitehead
3799 Cherry Ridge Drive
Mount Clemens, MI 48043
(123)-410-7103
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Job Objective Qualified Pain Nurse seeks a position with a firmly established upper echelon hospital that is looking for applicants who have a large knowledge base as well as training and experience.

Work Experience:

Pain Nurse, August 2005 – Present
Boca Raton Community Hospital, Mount Clemens, MI

  • Participated in the department and hospital performance improvement program.
  • Delegated work to and supervised LPN, PCA and HUC.
  • Attended and participated in hospital meetings, forums and seminars.
  • Planned monitored and evaluated patients and documented in a thorough, accurate & timely manner.
  • Adhered to standard precautions and appropriate use of personal protective equipment.
  • Responded to emergency and stressful situations calmly.
  • Provided patient care and completed all physician orders, administered medications, treatments, tests and other patient needs.

Pain Nurse, May 2000 – July 2005
Trinity Regional Medical Center, Mount Clemens, MI

  • Assisted in the provision of pain management and the performance of pain management consultations.
  • Evaluated and assessed patient medical condition through the use of histories, physical examinations, and review of previous medical records.
  • Interpreted and evaluated historical data, laboratory reports, and other tests to accurately determine current health status.
  • Administered medications, measures, and treatments to ensure patient comfort and minimize pain and suffering.
  • Consulted with physician to determine course of treatment to promote pain management.
  • Coordinated the interdisciplinary care of hospitalized patients and their families to ensure the provision of quality pain management during hospitalization including attention to psychosocial and spiritual issues.
  • Collaborated with other health care providers and social services in discharge planning to ensure continuity of pain management after discharge.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Registered nurse with extensive clinical experience in the treatment of patients with pain
  • In-depth knowledge of causes of pain and modalities of pain control
  • Proficient in assessment and documentation of pain
  • Skilled at providing assistance, consultation, assessment and monitoring of patients in pain
  • Familiarity with DVPMI protocols, anesthesia machines, monitors and equipment
  • Ability to educate community and patients on pain management
  • Ability to circulate all diagnostic and therapeutic procedures done at the pain management center, including conscious sedation
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Remarkable ability to work independently

Education

A.S in Nursing, Cuyamaca College, El Cajon, CA

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