Sample Wound Care Nurse Resume

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Eura Matthews
1715 Ward Road
New York, NY 10001

Job Objective Seeking a Wound Care Nurse position that helps utilize my professional experiences for the good of the hospital.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Certified Wound care Nurse with remarkable experience in wound care management and treatment
  • Thorough knowledge of wound care case management and discharge planning
  • In-depth knowledge of current standards of practice in wound care
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite – MS Access, Word and Excel
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Superb organizational and documentation skills
  • Strong team building and mentoring skills
  • Ability to demonstrate commitment to excellence in wound care
  • Ability to provide direct treatment of wounds
  • Amazing ability to document and track all wounds in facility

Work Experience:

Wound Care Nurse, August 2005 – Present
National Healing Corporation, New York, NY

  • Provided direct patient care and managed care for draining wounds, fistulas, pressure ulcers and skin breakdowns.
  • Monitored results of care and reported performance rate for quality management.
  • Assessed and documented information for insurers for continued authorization of care.
  • Ensured documentation supports level of care, MDS & RUG.
  • Completed required forms and documented in accordance with company policy and state and federal regulations.
  • Ensured appropriate rate negotiations from point of admission & during stay.

Wound Care Nurse, May 2000 – July 2005
Promise Healthcare, New York, NY

  • Adhered to established medical and nursing practice standards and hospital policies and procedures.
  • Participated in the hospital multidisciplinary wound care committee.
  • Consulted and educated in-patients and their family regarding wound care management.
  • Educated bedside nurses in using advanced wound care therapies.
  • Delegated wound care activities to staff.
  • Collaborated with the clinical nurse manager and ensured intensive care across inpatient and outpatient service lines.


B.S in Allied Health Science, Chadron State College, Chadron, NE

Example #2

Kayla James
580 Wise Burns Rd
Belle Chasse, LA 70037
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Objective To secure a position as a Wound Care Nurse that will enable me to use my strong nursing skills, educational background and ability to work well with people.

Career Profile:

  • Solid knowledge of nursing principles, procedures, and standards of practice as determined by state and federal regulations.
  • Proficient at providing preventative care and treatment for patients with different types of wounds.
  • Wide knowledge of principles of infection control.
  • Sound knowledge of comprehensive wound management including wound assessment, recommendation of appropriate wound dressing.
  • Excellent supervised experience as ET in acute and home care setting.

Nursing Experience:

Wound Care Nurse, 2004 to till date
UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, Calif.

  • Monitored and completed in-service as needed on dressing changes, new wound care equipment and changed in orders for each resident.
  • Evaluated patients skin to prevent pressure ulcers applied medicated salves and provided other treatments to existing wounds.
  • Educated patients about proper care of surgical incisions and stomas.
  • Assessed and cared patients with skin integrity issues, wounds and simple ostomies.
  • Established monitoring systems to ensure quality patient care.

Academic Background

WOCN certification, 2004
University of Colorado–Denver, CO

B.S in Nursing, 2003
Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis, IN

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