Sample Trauma Nurse Resume

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Judith Banton
1588 Providence Lane
Anaheim, CA 92801

Job Objective To get a position in a hospital in which I can bring my prior experience as a Trauma Nurse and to use these skills as an asset to the growth and reputation of the hospital and its employees.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Outstanding experience in the care of trauma patients
  • Good understanding of state and federal rules and regulations that govern the practices of the facility
  • Familiarity with EMS system, and Trauma System
  • Certifications – TNCC, ATCN, ACLS, and PALS
  • Wide knowledge of ICD-9-CM coding, TRISS scoring, physiology and disease process
  • Exceptional knowledge of acute, chronic, and complex disease processes
  • Superb analytical and documentation skills
  • Ability to work with patients who are chronically ill, functionally impaired and experiencing healthcare crisis
  • Remarkable ability to react and perform under stress in emergency situations

Professional Experience:

Trauma Nurse, August 2005 – Present
Universal Health Services, Inc., Anaheim, CA

  • Documented clinical findings in medical record and performed tertiary survey on new admissions.
  • Collected trauma registry data on inpatient trauma patients using medical abstract.
  • Monitored compliance with State and ACS standard of trauma care.
  • Developed pathways, protocols and standards for trauma with medical director.
  • Coordinated the progress of pediatric trauma patients through the system.
  • Collected data and provided reports to departments within the trauma system.

Trauma Nurse, May 2000 – July 2005
St. Mary’s Hospital & Regional Medical Center, Anaheim, CA

  • Collaborated with the trauma medical director to facilitate the total care of the pediatric trauma patient.
  • Assisted with patient care in trauma system.
  • Established an overall plan and organizational structure to support all pediatric trauma related services.
  • Developed and monitored compliance with trauma protocols, policies and procedures.
  • Verified charts; evaluated system effectiveness and identified areas for improvement.


B.S in Health Sciences – Advanced Patient Care, Canada College, Redwood City, CA

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