Sample Surgical ICU Nurse Resume

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Ann Mccloskey
4637 Twin House Lane
Joplin, MO64804

Job Objective To fill a Surgical ICU Nurse position in order to practice and exert my years of experience to better help the hospital.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Thorough knowledge of all the equipment’s used in an intensive care unit
  • Exceptional knowledge of handling emergency situations in an ICU unit
  • Ability to be calm and calm aggressive patients and family members
  • Ability to complete paperwork efficiently
  • Understanding of pains and sufferings of the patients
  • Superior listening and communication skills; part of nursing skills

Professional Experience:

Surgical ICU Nurse, August 2005 – Present
Hartford Hospital, Joplin, MO

  • Checked all the surgical equipment to find them in working conditions.
  • Managed to accept and support changes in work assignments.
  • Participated in all departmental and hospital wide education offerings.
  • Identified patient’s physical and emotional needs and acted accordingly.
  • Administered blood and blood products.
  • Ensured to comply with all policies, procedures, and strategies for quality results.

Surgical ICU Nurse, May 2000 – July 2005
Lake City Medical Center, Joplin, MO

  • Monitored and recorded data pertaining to artificial airways and mechanically ventilated; that are administered to patient in an ICU unit.
  • Provided psychosocial and emotional support to the patients and their family.
  • Managed to administer oxygen therapy and pulse oximetry.
  • Performed under physicians guidance facilitate quality patient care.
  • Adhered to established policies and procedures.
  • Ensured to take appropriate steps for infection control and safety management.


B.S in Health Studies – Disaster & Emergency Management, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA

Example #2

Victoria Usrey
1409 Cedar St
Winnsboro, TX 75494
[email protected]

Objective An experienced and competent nurse looking for a position as Surgical ICU Nurse.

Career Profile:

  • Sound knowledge of handling intensive care units.
  • Extensive experience in the tracheotomy care, physical therapy, ventilator and dressing of burn patients.
  • Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the division of surgery policies and procedures.
  • Broad experience in intensive, critical and neo-natal care, handling critical care unit monitors, ventilators, and ECG machine.
  • Hands-on experience in transplant, thoracic surgery, plastic-reconstructive surgeries, vascular surgery, abdominal and ear, nose and throat surgery.

Nursing Experience:

Surgical ICU Nurse, 2004 to till date
Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX

  • Coordinated patient care with other members of the interdisciplinary healthcare team.
  • Planned, implemented, and evaluated the nursing care for assigned patients in accordance with legal, hospital practice and departmental policies and procedures.
  • Performed therapeutic and diagnostic procedures and assisted with discharge planning.
  • Assisted in caring for the critical care patient.
  • Provided the therapies and treatments on scheduled time.

Academic Background

Critical Care Nursing Certification, 2004
Columbia University, New York, NY

B.S in Nursing, 2003
University of Illinois at Chicago, IL

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