Nursing (BS) Sample Resume
123 North Street, DeKalb, IL 60115 ● firstname.lastname@example.org ● (123)555-5555
A position as a registered nurse at Sherman Hospital with special interests in obstetrics and pediatrics.
Bachelor of Science, Nursing, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL, May 20XX
Language Skills: Conversant in Spanish and American Sign Language
Edward Hospital, Naperville, IL, Summer 20XX
•Labor & Delivery: Initiated NST, assisted with vaginal deliveries, and prepared patients for C-section.
•Developed supportive relationships with patients and attended to the unique needs of each patient/family.
•Collaborated with team members to effectively manage patient pain and support birth plans
•Educated and supported mothers during breastfeeding; recognized for demonstrating multicultural sensitivity in developing
rapport with patients and families.
•Fine-tuned skill in completing newborn assessments and delivering postpartum care.
NURSING STUDENT CLINICAL EXPERIENCE
Sherman Hospital, Elgin, IL, Fall 20XX
•ER: Strengthened critical thinking skills by assessing, analyzing and implementing holistic care.
•Gained skill in efficiently multi-tasking in a heavily utilized trauma center; commended for maintaining a professional, calm
presence under pressure.
•Telemetry: Reviewed charts and physician orders to implement comprehensive treatment plans for patients.
•Supported patients and families in managing emotional issues associated with critical illness.
•Worked collaboratively with team members to deliver outstanding patient care.
Central DuPage Hospital, Winfield, IL, Spring 20XX
•Pediatrics: Acted as a liaison between patients, family members and physicians in delivering care and treatment
•Demonstrated creativity and patience in calming scared children and an ability to act as a sounding board for scared, nervous or
McHenry County Health Department, Woodstock, IL, Fall 20XX
•Gained knowledge of home health nursing by assisting with nurses’ visits for the McHenry Care Program and Lead Prevention
•Enhanced knowledge of community challenges and resources by visiting food pantries, clinics and shelters.
Provena St. Joseph Medical Center, Joliet, IL, Spring 20XX
•ICU: Communicated in Spanish with patients and families; interpreted and analyzed lab results.
Delnor Community Hospital, Geneva, IL, Summer 20XX
•Triaged ER patients and provided comfort to family members following the death of a loved one.
Performed chest compressions during a code on a trauma patient.
Linden Oaks at Edward Hospital, Naperville, IL, Summer 20XX
•Utilized strong listening skills to develop rapport with patients presenting mental health issues.
•Collaborated with a multidisciplinary team to lead therapy groups on feelings, self-esteem and anger.
Certified Nursing Assistant, Rockford Memorial Hospital, Rockford, IL, May 20XX-Present
•Support nursing staff and physicians; provide compassionate care for maternity patients and newborns.
•Received Rockford Memorial Star of the Month in May 20XX in recognition of commitment to quality, service, and teamwork.
Vice-President, Student Nurses’ Organization, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL Fall 20XX-Spring 20XX
•Cooperate with chapter President toprovide leadership and organize activities for a 150 member organization.
LICENSE & CERTIFICATIONS
•BLS, ACLS –American Heart Association