Sample Surgical Nurse Resume

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Lila Passmore
4653 Southern Street
New York, NY10011

Job Objective To allow the usage of years of skills that I bring as a Surgical Nurse and to help increase the positive track record of the hospital.

Work Experience:

Surgical Nurse, August 2005 – Present
Rush University Medical Center, New York, NY

  • Prepared the patients for the surgery with related reports and documents.
  • Performed effectively within the sterile space of the operation theatre unit.
  • Helped the surgeon during surgical procedures with instruments.
  • Monitored patients during pre-surgical, operative and recovery period.
  • Managed to perform suturing at the close of the operation.
  • Adhered to established guidelines to be followed in a surgical unit.

Surgical Nurse, May 2000 – July 2005
Lake City Medical Center, New York, NY

  • Communicated with the members of health care team for patients’ care.
  • Administered pre and post operation care of the patient.
  • Assisted the surgeons and other doctors in the operations they are performing.
  • Provided necessary appliances to the doctors in the surgical unit.
  • Adhered to established policy whilst communicating with patients and their families.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Thorough knowledge of the use of surgical instruments and equipments
  • Exceptional knowledge of operation theatres and the IC units
  • Ability to control emotion and calm patients and family
  • Ability to counter stressful situations and remain calm
  • Excellent caring, supportive and watchfulness skills
  • Strong listening, interpersonal and communication skills


B.S in Health Sciences – Advanced Patient Care, Marine Corps University, Quantico, VA

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