100 Broadway Lane New Parkland, CA, 91010 Cell: (555) 987-1234 firstname.lastname@example.org
Responsible and logical Behavioral Health Charge Nurse effective in assessment, treatment, administration of medication and other therapeutic care provision for adults with severe psychiatric and chemical dependency concerns. Qualified contributor as part of collaborative teams within inpatient, lockdown and outpatient settings. Concise EMR data provision as part of emergent, complex and intricate patient care.
Dependency Drug Awareness
Behavioral Health Charge Nurse, August 2009 – Present
Coastal Behavioral Health – New Cityland, CA
Care for average of 24 adult inpatients as part of private behavioral health treatment unit.
Administer medications, schedule and ensure patient attendance of therapies, monitor patient behavior for signs of illicit drug use or intoxication; provide initial screenings, searches and seizures as part of intake.
Counsel with patients regarding complaints, disputes and conflicts with staff and other residents toward effective resolution and behavioral redirection.
Provide thorough and complete daily EMR updates and appraisals for consistency of 24 hour care.
Behavioral Health Charge Nurse, April 2005 – August 2009 Addiction Recovery of New Cityland – New Cityland, CA
Supervised treatment program nursing providers, including 12 LPNs and 6 CNAs, scheduling shifts, assessing individual care provision quality, providing training and completing annual reviews.
Ensured quality of care, patient treatment and rules compliance for 24 bed residential treatment facility.
Conducted admissions, provided screenings, ensured visitation policy adherence and consulted with security personnel and therapy providers regarding patient behaviors.
2005 Bachelor’s of Science, Behavioral Nursing University of California – New Cityland, CA2005 Certified Registered Nurse State of California