Writing a Home Care Nurse Resume that will generate good results is a bit difficult – but very important. It is not essential that you follow a specific template or format but it is a good idea to keep a standard. Your resume is a marketing tool that you use to sell yourself and it has to be just right in what it says. Look at the following example which will enable you to write your resume effectively.

 

Homecare Nurse Resume Sample

Rita Hernandez – RN
33 Brickfield Avenue, Tulare, CA 65228
Contact #, Email
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OBJECTIVE
Seeking a Homecare Nurse position with Centrus Premier Homecare in order to employ my homecare services to patients in need of medical assistance, compassion and care.

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
• Over 8 years of experience working as a Homecare Nurse based in The Family Sanitarium
• Highly experienced in assessing patients and family in order to determine home care needs
• Profound experience in creating plan of care based on nursing diagnosis
• Hands on experience in initiating appropriate preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures
• Good know how of preparing clinical notes and maintaining patient records

ACCOMPLISHMENTS
• Devised an interactive program that helped communicate effectively with patients suffering from drug abuse
• Obtained appreciation certificates from 3 different clients

EMPLOYMENT
April 2003 – Present
The Family Sanitarium -Tulare, CA
Homecare Nurse
• Counsel patients and families within the facility and at their homes depended on the situation
• Assess patients’ physical, medical and psychological needs and devise medical or rehabilitation program accordingly
• Communicate with the doctors regarding individual patient need and report changes
• Review patient charts and determine patient mobility, sensory deficits and skin conditions and adjust plan of care
• Assess level of pain and perform necessary action to relieve pain
• Assist patients and doctors during medical and surgical procedures

EDUCATION
Registered Nurse Certification – 2003
High School Diploma – 2002

SPECIAL SKILLS
• Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills
• Proven ability to work long hours
• Profound ability to stand for long periods of time
• Ability to work the graveyard shift