Psychiatric Nurse Resume Sample

Psychiatric Nurse Resume

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Looking forwarded to assignments in nursing where in to use my training and board based experience in a hospital environment as charge nurse or staff preferably in day time schedule.

Academic Background

  • Obtain Associates Degree (G.P.A – 3.8) from Mills College, Oakland in the year of 1992. Awarded with Honors in nursing for excellence in Nursing.

Computer Programming Skills

  • Operating Systems: Windows9X, Windows2000, Windows ME, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Linux, Unix, MS DOS
  • HTML Editing Tools: Macromedia Dreamweaver, Microsoft FrontPage, Adobe GoLive
  • Graphics Tools: Macromedia Flash, Macromedia Fireworks, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe PageMaker, Adobe Illustrator, 3D Max, Bryce 3D
  • Office Package: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Outlook Express
  • Programming Language: Pascal, Turbo Pascal, C, C++, Java, Java Swing, Python

Other Relevant Courses

  • Have done professional courses on First Aid Course, Stress and General Counseling of health.
  • Certification course on Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing from the University of Ohio, Ohio.

Professional Background

1991- Present date: Working as Nurse Manager in Dr Felts mental Health Clinic Los Angeles CA.

  • Managed third shifts by supervising 5 nurses and other associated staffs.
  • Allotting patients for evaluation, working with patients’ guardians and family.
  • Medication distribution, providing medical assistance in emergency cases, and handling relevant details of medical administration.
  • Intensive working experience in human service environment ranging from medical/surgical or pediatric to mixed adolescent /adult depression, manic and acute personality disorder units both locked and unlocked.
  • Handled cases of crisis intervention, sexual and physical abuse, substance abuse, chronic or acute psychiatric distress, and worked with the physically challenged. Also handled patients experiencing crisis intervention.

1988- 1991: Psychiatric Charge / Adie Nurse in Renaissance Health Services Los Angeles, CA

  • Completed assignments successfully with 30 hospitals within greater Los Angeles area. Renaissance currently maintains on-call status.
  • Took relevant sessions for the admitted patients regarding the healthy food patterns and participated in preparing diet schedule for the patients with specific illnesses such as renal disorder.

1987- 1988: worked as case manager, Jessica Mutual. Worked with the family members and doctors and was authorized to handle related administration.

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