I am trained in N.Z. then went to L.A and got my Ca RN licence, then return to work in N.Z. to be with my husband and kids. I have kept my RN licence up to date, and is still active. Now We are moving back to L.a. Oct. 22 and looking for RN job. Will settle down in L.A. for a long time. We are U.S. citizen.
- Full time
- Part time
- One time
Charge Nurse W2 for WDHB north shore hospital
July 2008 - October 2004
Looking after patients with ESRF( monitor input/output, PD,observations,daily weights,assist with ADL prn, give IV/Po meds as prescribed), acute Stroke (monitor BP-give IV/po meds as prescribed,prep for CT/uss, assist with ADL as needed, referrals to PT/OT/SW,rehab,Neuro-observations, pressure area care-air mattress,use variety of hoist to transfer patient, monitor vital signs,documentations, certified in IV insertions and drawing out blood.
WDHB-north shore hospital
April 2004 - October 2011
Looking after mainly general acute medical patients. Mainly with CHF, HTN, Confuse/delirious ?cause, Pneumonia, chest infections, TB, Ca, Liver cirrhosis, PR bleeding, Chest pain, Pleural effusion, cardiocarditis,COPD, Asthmatics,SBO,Vertigo,Ca newly diagnose,decrease mobility/appetite. Monitor Obs regularly,any infusion/devices (UWSD,IDC, input output), monitor confusion, Give po/IV meds as prescribed, attending to patient's ADL, keep patient comfortable.
Kim's RN Resume
I've been working in N.Z. @ WDHB NORTH SHORE HOSPITAL--WARD 2, SHORT STAY WARD, WARD 10. Mainly looking after acute general medical clients. E.g. Stroke, End stage Renal Failure, CHF, COPD, Pneumonia, Diabetic, Chest pain, heart condition, variety of infection-TB, chest infection, cellulitis,etc. Continously teaching and informing clients of their conditions and informing families of progress, advocate and giving clients emotional supports. Monitor progress by observations, vital signs, etc...
Qualifications & Certifications
Bachelor of health science-nursing
Auckland University of Technology
Millikan High School
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