Registered Nurse (Best)

Joel H. Wilkinson

553 Davis Lane, Denver, CO 80239  / Tel# (720) 365-5074 Email: jwilkinson@myisp.com

Registered Nurse

SUMMARY

Nursing professional with supervisory experience.  Expert knowledge of patient care, nursing procedures, and healthcare administration.  Highly organized with advanced communication and time management skills.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

·         Direct Patient Care

·         Health Administration

·         Caseload Management

·         Regulatory Standards

·         Cost Controls

·         Procedures Development

·         Records Management

·         Patient and Family Relationss

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Haven Care Facility, Denver, CO

1996 – Present

Registered Nurse

Coordinate all patient care for a 50 bed unit.

·         Led accredidation process.

·         Generated the highest percentage reimbursement rate by conducting proper caseload management.

·         Designed in-house training manual which ensured documentation compliance with government requirements.

·         Performed all direct patient care duties, including administering therapy, maintaining patient medical records, and coordinating with doctors.

Memorial Hospital, Denver, CO

1988 – 1996

Registered Nurse – Critical Care

Provided effective care in a 30-bed ICU. Coordinated coverage for new procedures. Assisted with all angiography exams.

·         Managed employee scheduling forDiagnostic Cardiac Cath Laboratory, Radiology, and Special Procedures Unit.

·         Monitored all procedures to ensure patient comfort.

·         Developed expertise in Cardiac Catheterizations and Swan-Ganz Catheter Insertions which reduced need for additional personnel.

SmithSON Care Center, Denver, CO

1985 – 1988

Licensed Practical Nurse

Directed skilled nursing procedures, such as i.v. therapy and  tube feedings. Formalized training program for new nurses.

·         Performed ostomy care.

·         Managed care for patients with ventilators and tracheotomies.

·         Improved communication with family members.

Health Products, Inc., Denver, CO

1978 – 1985

Clinical Nurse Consultant

Provided clinical testing of medical equipment. Trained customers on proper use of medical equipment. Analyzed customer feedback and made recommendations for improvement.

·         Delivered presentations to nursing staff to ensure proper use products.

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Bachelor of Science (Biology and Psychology), 1985

Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

Associate of Science (Nursing), 1978

Denver Community College, Denver, CO

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

·         R.N.

Warren Hospital

1996

·         Critical Care
Central Valley Hospital

1988

·         Practical Nursing

Denver Community College

1987

·         Nursing Assistant

County Geriatric Center

1979
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