Nurse Resume Example

The following is an example of a resume for a nurse. This applicant has recently graduated from school and therefore has limited nursing experience. Therefore, she emphasizes the experience she does have, and offers examples of times she went above and beyond in these positions, such as volunteering to tackle a difficult project.

Nurse Resume Example

Jane Applicant
123 Main Street
Hudson, NY 12345
(111) (555-1111)


Staff Assistant
Hudson Hospital, Hudson, NY 
May 20XX – Present
- Responsible for basic care of 20-bed unit.
- Assist nursing staff with tasks including switching IV fluids, taking patient temperatures and blood pressure.
- Preparation of rooms and equipment for patient intake.
- Volunteered to assist in restructuring the nursing and staff schedule – a complex two-week project that has received praise from hospital administration.

Nursing Assistant
Saratoga Hospital
, Saratoga Springs, NY
May 20XX - May 20XX
- Responsible for patient intake and record keeping.
- Distributed appropriate medication to patients upon checkout.
- Assisted nurse practitioner with basic tasks such as taking patients weight, height, and temperature.

Nursing Intern
Saratoga Hospital, Saratoga Springs, NY 
Summer 20XX
- Shadowed professional physicians during their everyday duties.
- Prepared for procedures including gathering necessary equipment and organizing patient charts.

- Kept weekly log of experience.
- Assisted with all other administrative duties assigned.


Hunter College
New York, NY
May 20XX
Bachelor of Science, Nursing

Clara Barton High School
Brooklyn, NY
Pre-nursing program
Member, Young Professional Organization of Health Professions

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