Sample Public Health Nurse Resume

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Judith Stevenson
4299 Wilkinson Street
Nashville, TN 37214

Job Objective To obtain a Public Health Nurse with a hospital that challenges me and allows for career development.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Vast clinical experience in community based clinic unit
  • Thorough knowledge of community based clinical setting and public health science
  • Sound knowledge of the philosophy, principles, practices and theories of nursing
  • Ability to identify problems and find ways to resolve them
  • Ability to learn more through literature and experience
  • Excellent supportive, educative and communication skills
  • Strong background in science

Professional Experience:

Public Health Nurse, August 2005 – Present
Visiting Nurse Association, Nashville, TN

  • Performed to promote and preserve the health of the public in general and the individual in particular.
  • Implemented the primary health policies as established by the unit or the district.
  • Planned systematically the care of the patient with a coordinated approach.
  • Developed health-related objectives with consumer and family to reach the goals.
  • Evaluated responses to the established plans and recommended modifications.
  • Ensured to work towards achieving the ultimate goal of the district.

Public Health Nurse, May 2000 – July 2005
NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Nashville, TN

  • Provided direct public health nursing services to the community.
  • Educated the public about sanitation, immunization and birth control.
  • Administered medications under the supervision of physicians.
  • Maintained the records of all the symptoms and progress of health conditions.
  • Provided clinical supervision to junior staff and other health care personnel.
  • Adhered to established health standards and protocols.


B.S in Health Sciences – Public Health, Salve Regina University, Newport, RI

Example #2

Jillian Christina
6901 West Main 26 Street
Illinois, 61801
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Objective Seeking a challenging and responsible position as a Public Health Nurse in a clinic and hospital to enhance my knowledge and skills.


  • Wide knowledge of public health nursing practice and theory.
  • Experience in the development and management of the staff, patient care programs and strategies.
  • Strong clinical skills.
  • Sound knowledge of the health therapies and home treatments
  • Excellent management, planning and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Technical and practical problem solving skills

Professional Experience:

Public Health Nurse, from 2007 to till date
Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Illinois

  • Organized health care services in the Society and communities.
  • Planned and evaluated clinical programs and policies.
  • Delivered health education programs.
  • Educated and counseled patients about health, wellness and parenting.
  • Conducted disease screening and delivered immunization programs.
  • Conducted immunization and well-child clinics.


University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, March 2007
B.S. in Nursing Degree

Licensed in Registered Nurse, Illinois

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