Emergency Room Nurse

Emergency Room Nurse Resume Keywords and Skills (Hard Skills)

Here are the keywords and skills that appear most frequently on recent Emergency Room Nurse job postings. In other words, these are the most sought after skills by recruiters and hiring managers. Go to Sample Templates ↓ below to see how to include them on your resume.

Remember that every job is different. Instead of including all keywords on your resume, identify those that are most relevant to the job you're applying to. Use the free Targeted Resume tool to help with this.

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  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • TNCC
  • Emergency Nursing
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Nursing
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  • Patient Safety
  • Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC)
  • Acute Care
  • Hospitals
  • Healthcare
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Trauma Nursing
  • Electronic Medical Record (EMR)
  • Patient Education
  • Inpatient Care
  • Critical Care Nursing
  • IV Therapy
  • Healthcare Management
  • Advanced Life Support (ALS)
  • Triage
  • Pediatrics
  • Clinical Research
  • Molecular Neuroscience
  • Patient Advocacy

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Resume Skills: Medical Software

  • Electronic Health Records (EHR)
  • EPIC Systems
  • Cerner
  • Meditech
  • Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
  • Allscripts
  • Epic Systems
  • Cerner EMR
  • McKesson
  • Meditech Electronic Health Record System
  • Cerner Millenium System
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Resume Skills: Equipment

  • Ventilator Machines
  • Pacemaker Systems
  • Medical Software (Epic Systems, Meditech)
  • Defibrillators
  • Infusion pumps
  • Ultrasound
  • ECG machines
  • Ventilators
  • Patient Monitoring Systems (Vital Signs)
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Resume Skills: Medical Techniques

  • Airway Management
  • Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Triage Assessment
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Resume Skills: Procedures

Resume Skills: Diagnosis

Resume Skills: Clinical

  • Pediatric Nursing
  • Shock and Trauma Nursing
  • Resuscitation Methods
  • Intravenous Therapy
  • Wound Dressing
  • Patient Assessment
  • IV Insertion
  • EKG Interpretation
  • Triage Procedures
  • Code Blue Response
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Resume Skills: Medical Procedures

Resume Skills: Tools and Technologies

Resume Skills: Certifications

Resume Skills: Languages

Resume Skills: Cardiovascular Care

Resume Skills: Technical

Resume Skills: Healthcare Standards & Regulations

Resume Skills: Medical Checkups

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Sample Emergency Room Nurse Resume Examples: How To Include These Skills

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Your Name
Emergency Medical Services Supervisor
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
Resume Worded January 2022 - Present
Emergency Medical Services Supervisor
Accelerated training program implementation which boosted Paramedic and EMT efficiency by 30%
Coordinated disaster response drills leading to 25% improvement in emergency preparedness
Developed Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) protocols, reducing cardiac arrest mortality rates by 40%.
Oversaw Emergency Medical Services (EMS) team, leading to rescue operations efficiency improvement by 35%
Implement NIMS incident command systems in spontaneous emergency situations resulting in 20% more organized and efficient responses.
Saint Mary's Hospital June 2017 - December 2021
EMS Operations Manager
Improved Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) outcomes through streamlined protocols, increasing pediatric survival rates by 28%
Simplified prehospital trauma life support (PHTLS) processes, reducing ambulance arrival-to-hospital time by 15%
Managed efficient use of resources in emergency situations, leading to a 20% decrease in unnecessary expenditures.
Coached.com February 2015 - May 2017
Emergency Medicine Paramedic
Reduced emergency response time by 18% through efficient deployment of resources.
Maximized community emergency education outreach, increasing CPR knowledge among local populations by 30%.
Facilitated 20% decrease in emergency room readmissions by providing post-care follow-up and advice.
Resume Worded Institute January 2022
Certified Emergency Manager (CEM)
Top 5% in class, recognized for leadership qualities in crisis management
Resume Worded University May 2014
Bachelor of Science in Emergency Medical Services
Concentration in Urban Emergency Management
Recipient of the Academic Excellence Award for Outstanding Senior Thesis
Clinical Proficiencies: Pre-hospital procedures, Phlebotomy, IV insertion, Advanced cardiac life support (ACLS), Pediatric advanced life support (PALS)
Management & Operations: Budgeting, Scheduling, Quality control, Policy creation, Performance evaluations, Incident reporting
Technical Proficiencies: MS Office (Expert), CAD Systems (Advanced), Emergency Reporting Software (Advanced), Medical Software (Advanced)
Training & Education: Staff mentoring, In-service training, Continued Medical Education (CME)
Certifications: Advanced EMT Certification, Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification, Certified Flight Paramedic (FP-C)
Volunteering: American Red Cross – Lead Instructor for CPR and First Aid Courses
Awards: EMS Supervisor of the Year – Resume Worded (2022), Paramedic of the Year - Saint Mary's Hospital (2019)
Professional Affiliations: National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians, International Association of EMS Chiefs
Your Name
Emergency Medical Services Manager
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
Resume Worded July 2018 - Present
Emergency Medical Services Manager
Led adoption of Basic Life Support (BLS) protocols, cutting cardiac arrest mortality rates in half.
Supervised EMS team and strategized efficient Emergency Management, improving rescue operations efficiency by 38%
Directed Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) techniques leading to a 50% increase in patient survival rates.
Coordinated prehospital trauma life support (PHTLS), reducing ambulance service complaints by 36%
Facilitated U.S. National Incident Management System (NIMS) implementation resulting in a 35% increase in overall team efficiency.
Brighton General Hospital March 2013 - June 2018
Emergency Medical Services Coordinator
Implemented efficiency-focused protocols reducing average incident response time by 22%
Led Paramedic and EMT teams in responding to high-stress emergencies, maintaining a 90% patient survival rate.
Increased community awareness about CPR and public safety measures by 40%.
Coached.com January 2010 - February 2013
Senior Emergency Medical Technician
Implemented Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) techniques, contributing to 30% reduction in pediatric emergency mortality rates.
Initiated firefighting and rescue protocols, resulting in a 25% improvement in team preparedness.
Spearheaded a 20% decrease in emergency room readmissions by providing post-care follow-up and advice.
Resume Worded Academic Center December 2012
Master of Health Administration
Focus on Healthcare Management, Emergency Medical Systems
Resume Worded University May 2009
Bachelor of Science - Emergency Medical Care
Cum Laude, Emphasis in Pre-Hospital Care Management
Medical: Patient Assessment, Medical Terminology, Emergency Medical Care (Advanced), CPR Certified
Administration: Staff Training and Development, Operational Process Improvement, Budget Management, Policy Implementation
Technology: Electronic Medical Records (Proficient), Microsoft Office Suite (Advanced), Database Management
Certifications: Healthcare Leadership (2016), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification, Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification
Leadership Positions: State EMS Advisory Board Member (2014-Present), Regional EMS Council Chairperson
Awards: EMS Manager of the Year (2019), Excellence in Patient Care Award (2011)
Your Name
Emergency Medical Services Coordinator
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
Resume Worded May 2016 - Present
Emergency Medical Services Coordinator
Integrated Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) protocol, leading to a 30% boost in patient survival rates.
Conducted disaster response drills resulting in a 40% improvement in emergency readiness.
Managed prehospital trauma life support (PHTLS), leading to a 20% reduction in ambulance arrival-to-hospital time.
Curated a comprehensive training module for EMTs, resulting in a 25% improvement in team efficiency.
Implemented Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) techniques enhancing pediatric survival rates by 35%.
James Community Hospital January 2012 - April 2016
Emergency Management Specialist
Coordinated effective utilization of resources, reducing emergency service costs by 15%
Improved community knowledge on emergency preparedness by conducting public safety workshops
Reduced EMS emergency response time by 18% through efficiently organized resource deployment.
Coached.com August 2008 - December 2011
Advanced Emergency Medical Technician
Overhauled emergency response procedures resulting in a 15% improvement in patient care response times
Increased Basic Life Support (BLS) training among staff, leading to a 30% decrease in cardiac-related fatalities on-scene.
Executed incident command systems for efficient rescue operations reducing scene-to-hospital time by 20%.
Resume Worded Academic Center May 2011
Master of Science in Emergency Management
Award: Graduate Valedictorian of the EMS Class
Resume Worded University May 2008
Bachelor of Science in Paramedic Sciences
Part of the University's Emergency Response Team
Selected for Internship with local Ambulance services
Medical Expertise: Patient Assessment, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Life Support (PALS)
Management & Administration: Emergency Response Planning, Incident Command System (ICS), Hospital Administration Procedures, Crew Scheduling, EMS Training and Evaluation
Technical: MS Office proficient (Word, Excel, Powerpoint), Electronic Patient Care Reporting (EPCR)
Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Conversational)
Certifications: National Registry Emergency Medical Technician (NREMT) - Paramedic Certified, Incident Command System (ICS) Certification - Level 300 (2015), Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Certification (2013)
Leadership & Volunteering: Volunteer First Aid Officer and Trainer, Red Cross (2012 - 2014)
Awards & Commendations: James Community Hospital: 'Emergency Department Star of the Year' - 2014
Professional Development: Attended annual 'EMS Today: The JEMS Conference and Exhibition' for the past five years (2016-2021)
Your Name
Triage Nurse
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
Resume Worded January 2022 - Present
Triage Nurse
Developed patient-centered care plans by incorporating advanced nursing knowledge, leading to a 30% increase in patient satisfaction
Innovated and streamlined nursing triage processes for optimal efficiency, reducing wait times by 45%
Implemented Electronic Medical Record (EMR) systems to enhance patient data management, increasing data accuracy by 60%
Pioneered innovative patient education programs, boosting the rate of health literacy by 40% among our patients
Effectively handled acute care cases, reducing hospital readmission rates by 20% since January 2022
Mayo Clinic March 2018 - December 2021
ER Nurse
Led emergency nursing team in providing lifesaving medical aid to an average of 100 patients per day, reducing mortality rates by 15%
Implemented a telemedicine initiative for remote triage, lowering non-emergency patient visits by 30%
Facilitated Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) training for 20 nurses, enhancing their critical response skills
Coached.com June 2016 - February 2018
Staff Nurse
Rapidly managed a caseload of critical patients in a high-stress environment, increasing the number of cases handled per shift by 25%
Hosted patient safety workshops for over 200 families, translating into fewer home accidents by 40%
Influenced the inclusion of a patient advocacy program, facilitating better communication and understanding between healthcare teams and patients
Resume Worded University April 2016
Master's in Nursing
Focus on emergency and critical care nursing, Top 10% of the class
Resume Worded Academic Center June 2014
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
Conducted project on triage nursing best practices
Member, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing
Nursing Skills: Emergency Care, Critical Care, Triage, Wound Care, Post-Anesthetic Care, Pain Management
Patient Management: Patient Assessment, Family Education, Patient Advocacy, Patient Care Plans, Palliative Care, Patient Monitoring
Equipment & Software: Surgical Instruments, Medical Equipment, Advanced Life Support Equipment, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), CPR/AED Certified
Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Conversational), French (Basic)
Certifications: Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification, Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification
Awards & Recognitions: Nurse of the Year Award - Mayo Clinic (2020), Excellence in Emergency Nursing Award - Coached.com (2017)
Leadership & Volunteering: Mentor, New Nurse Residency Program - Mayo Clinic, Volunteer Nurse, Community Health Fair
Professional Affiliations: Member, Emergency Nurses Association, Member, American Nurses Association
Your Name
Emergency Room Nurse
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
Coached.com February 2023 - Present
Emergency Room Nurse
Established a comprehensive patient triage system, leading to a 35% improvement in patient waiting time
Administered emergency room clinical protocols, consequentially increasing compliance rate by 90%
Spearheaded a healthcare management initiative that enhanced team coordination, reducing patient care errors by 30%
Effectively utilized pediatric tiered response systems, improving child care safety outcomes by 25%
Coordinated triage nursing protocols, ultimately reducing patient complications by 20% and increasing survivability by 15%
New York-Presbyterian Hospital July 2019 - January 2023
Registered Nurse
Contributed to the development of hospital procedures resulting in improved efficiency, increasing patient daily turn-over rate by 15%
Successfully administered life support protocols to critical patients, contributing to an 18% increase in survival rates
Leveraged nursing education to inform patients about post-discharge self-care, resulting in a 20% decrease in readmissions
Resume Worded May 2017 - June 2019
Graduate Nurse
Effectively managed complex caseloads of 40+ patients per shift, improving patient care efficiency by 18%
Conducted CPR training for a team of 50 employees, increasing the hospital's rapid response proficiency
Administered medication to patients adhering to strict protocols, ensuring 100% compliance and patient safety
Resume Worded University May 2017
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
Concentration in Emergency Care
Graduated magna cum laude, with Top 5% Ranking
Resume Worded Institute February 2019
Certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Part-time certification program completed while working as a Graduate Nurse
Clinical Skills: Patient Assessment, Wound Dressing, IV Insertion, EKG Interpretation, Triage Procedures, Code Blue Response
Nursing Software: Epic Systems, Meditech, Cerner EMR, Allscripts, McKesson
Certifications: ACLS, PALS, BLS, RN-BC, CCRN
Healthcare Standards & Regulations: HIPAA Compliance, JCAHO Standards, Infection Control, Patient Safety Standards
Conferences: Annual Emergency Healthcare Providers' Conference (2019, 2020, 2021)
Volunteering: Medical Volunteer at NYC Marathon (2017- Present)
Awards: Nurse of the Year, New York-Presbyterian Hospital (2022)
Professional Memberships: American Nurses Association, Emergency Nurses Association
Your Name
Registered Nurse
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
Resume Worded May 2021 - Present
Registered Nurse
Oversaw inpatient care operations for a 200-bed medical unit, boosting patient satisfaction rates by 22%
Spearheaded a patient safety initiative, reducing patient falls by 40% and medication errors by 30%
Successfully implemented a tele-telephone triage system boosting off-site patient counseling by 50%
Administered life support measures in acute scenarios, contributing to a hospital-wide increase in survival rates by 14%
Implemented a cutting-edge electronic medical record (EMR) system to streamline patient data, dramatically increasing data accuracy by 35%
Mayo Clinic January 2019 - April 2021
Junior Nurse
Provided professional nursing care for 80+ patients per day, improving the efficiency of medical procedures by 28%
Leveraged healthcare management strategies to coordinate with medical staff, reducing communication failures by 50%
Administered correct dosages of medication, achieving a 100% accuracy rate and enhancing patient's safety
Coached.com September 2018 - December 2018
Nursing Intern
Gained hands-on experience in triage nursing, aiding in reducing patient waiting time by 20%
Assisted with basic life support measures, contributing to a 10% increase in patient stability
Contributed to a team of healthcare professionals to provide optimal patient care, ensuring patient satisfaction rate of 85%
Resume Worded University December 2018
Master of Science in Nursing
Specialization in Cardiovascular Nursing
Recipient of Janice M Cox Nurse Leadership Award
Resume Worded Academic Center May 2017
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Minored in Health Sciences
Received hands-on clinical training in various nursing specialties
Nursing Skills: Patient Assessment, Wound Dressing, IV Therapy, Cardiac Care, Critical Care, Patient Education
Medical Software: EPIC Systems, Meditech, Cerner, Medical Terminology, Point Click Care, Allscripts
Certifications: Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Conversational), German (Basic)
Certifications: Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) - 2019
Volunteering: Medical Brigades Volunteer Nurse, Honduras - 2019
Professional Development: Regular participant of American Nurses Association Annual Conference
Memberships: Member of American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN)
Your Name
Emergency Room Nurse
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
Resume Worded December 2018 - Present
Emergency Room Nurse
Decreased patient strategies on cardiac arrest by 20% by incorporating Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Basic Life Support (BLS) protocols.
Enhanced the quality of patient care through effective Emergency Medicine, which led to a 30% improvement in patient satisfaction scores.
Trained 15 new staff members in Emergency Nursing, Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), and Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), effectively upskilling the department's performance.
Managed a monthly patient volume of approximately 400, ensuring prompt and effective acute care.
Leveraged Electronic Medical Record (EMR) system to improve patient data tracking, leading to a 25% decrease in clerical errors.
Coached.com January 2015 - November 2018
Senior Registered Nurse
Instituted a new approach to patient education, leading to a 15% increase in patient understanding of care plans.
Managed a team of 10 nurses, improving overall team efficiency by 20%.
Initiated an improvement plan for Inpatient Care, decreasing patient complaints by 35%.
Mayo Clinic May 2012 - December 2014
Registered Nurse
Administered safe, effective and appropriate IV Therapy to an average of 30 patients daily.
Collaborated with a multidisciplinary team to deliver high-quality healthcare, reducing patient readmission by 25%.
Used Healthcare Management principles to oversee a 10% budget reduction without compromising patient care.
Resume Worded Academic Center April 2015
Master of Science - Nursing
Specialized in Emergency Care
Resume Worded University June 2012
Bachelor of Science - Nursing
Graduated with honours
Recipient of the Florence Nightingale Nursing Excellence Award
Medical Procedures: Emergency and Critical Care, Cardiac Life Support, Patient Assessment, IV drug therapy management, Wound care
Tools and Technologies: Electronic Medical Record (EMR) systems, Patient Monitoring systems, HIPAA Compliance, PCR testing
Certifications: Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC), Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN), Registered Nurse Certified (RNC)
Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Proficient)
Certifications: American Heart Association BLS Certification, ACLS Certification
Awards: Recognized for ‘Excellence in Patient Care’ by Coached.com, 2018 Nurse Excellence Award - Mayo Clinic
Volunteering: Volunteer Nurse at local homeless shelter, Health Camp Organization for Underprivileged Kids, 'Flu-Clinic Day' organizer
Professional Affiliations: Member, American Nurses Association, Member, Emergency Nurses Association
Your Name
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
Resume Worded March 2016 - Present
Cardiac ER Nurse
Reduced mortality rates by 25% in the cardiac ward by utilizing Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Advanced Life Support (ALS) techniques.
Successfully assessed, planned, and evaluated patient care in the Cardiac Emergency Department for up to 35 patients per shift.
Improved patient communication and satisfaction by 40% through effective patient education strategies.
Provided critical care nursing to postoperative cardiac patients, reducing recovery time by 30%.
Facilitated Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) trainings to 20 staff members, strengthening the department's pediatric capabilities.
Coached.com January 2013 - March 2016
Senior Registered Nurse
Boosted inpatient care effectiveness by 20%, by implementing new nursing practices based on latest research findings.
Led a nursing team of 12, cultivating an atmosphere of patient-focused care.
Proactively managed Trauma Nursing procedures, reducing mortality rates by 15%.
Cleveland Clinic June 2010 - December 2012
Registered Nurse
Contributed to improved patient health outcomes by 20% through expert nursing interventions.
Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare teams to achieve optimal patient care.
Administered IV Therapy to 25 patients daily, maintaining appropriate safety standards.
Resume Worded Institute March 2014
Critical Care Nurse Certification
This certification involved comprehensive training in intense care units with a special focus on cardiovascular nursing.
Resume Worded University June 2010
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Specialized in Cardiovascular Nursing
Awards: Resume Worded Nursing Scholar
Cardiovascular Care Skills: EKG Interpretation, Defibrillator Use, IV Insertion, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Medical Software Proficiency: Electronic Medical Records (EMR), Meditech, Allscripts, EPIC Systems
Technical Skills: Phlebotomy, Wound Care, Patient Assessment
Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Conversational)
Certifications: Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification
Awards & Recognitions: The Daisy Award for Extraordinary Nurses (2017, 2019)
Professional Affiliations: Member, American Association of Critical Care Nurses
Volunteering: Volunteer Nurse, 'Resume Worded' Medical Camp, Annually Since 2015
Your Name
Trauma Nurse Specialist
City, Country  •  (123) 456-789  •  [email protected]  •  linkedin.com/in/your-profile
Resume Worded May 2019 - Present
Trauma Nurse Specialist
Implemented Enhanced Trauma Nursing protocols, leading to a 30% reduction in trauma mortality.
Coordinated with all critical departments during high-demand trauma situations, ensuring streamlined communication and effective patient care.
Delivered Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC), expanding the trauma department's proficiency in pediatric care.
Improved documentation accuracy by 20% through the efficient practice of Electronic Medical Record (EMR) systems.
Provided critical care nursing to severely injured patients, drastically improving recovery rate by 25%.
Coached.com February 2016 - April 2019
Senior Registered Nurse
Led a team of 15 nurses, providing regular feedback and guidance to improve patient care.
Reduced the rate of medical errors by 15% by integrating advanced healthcare management techniques.
Supervised the department's Inpatient Care procedures, ensuring maximum patient comfort and safety.
Johns Hopkins Hospital July 2012 - January 2016
Registered Nurse
Facilitated patient safety procedures, reducing incident rates by 20%.
Provided high-quality nursing care to an average of 40 patients daily.
Designed and implemented patient education programs, enhancing their understanding of treatment by 30%.
Resume Worded Academic Center June 2015
Master of Science in Nursing (Trauma Specialty)
Clinical Rotation in Trauma Center at Johns Hopkins Hospital
Awards: RW Academic Fellow in Emergency Care (Top 10%)
Resume Worded University May 2012
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
GPA: 3.7/4.0, Dean's List 2011-2012 (Top 10%)
Served as President of the Student Nurse Association
Medical Software: EPIC Systems, Meditech Electronic Health Record System (Intermediate), Cerner Millenium System (Intermediate)
Medical Techniques: Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP), Basic Life Support (BLS), Triage Assessment
Medical Checkups: Blood Pressure Checkups, Blood Sample Collections, IV Infusion, Wound Dressing, Injections, Emergency Medicine (Advanced)
Languages: English (Native), Spanish (Conversational)
Certifications: Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN), Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC), Emergency Neurologic Life Support (ENLS)
Membership & Volunteering: American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN), Volunteering at Local Nursing Homes (2012 - Present)
Publications: Published articles on Emergency Care in the 'American Journal of Nursing' (2018, 2019)
Awards: 'Nurse of the Year' at Coached.com (2018), 'Most Compassionate Nurse Award' at Johns Hopkins Hospital (2014)

How do I add skills to an Emergency Room Nurse resume?

Review the job posting closely.

Go through the Emergency Room Nurse posting you're applying to, and identify hard skills the company is looking for. For example, skills like Nursing, Patient Safety and TNCC are possible skills. These are skills you should try to include on your resume.

Add industry skills like Basic Life Support (BLS) and Emergency Nursing.

Add other common skills from your industry - such as Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Emergency Medicine and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) - into your resume if they're relevant.

Add skills into your work experience.

Incorporate skills - like IV Therapy, Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and Healthcare Management - into your work experience too. This shows hiring managers that you have practical experience with these tools, techniques and skills.

Use the exact job title.

Try to add the exact job title, Emergency Room Nurse, somewhere into your resume to get past resume screeners. See the infographic for how to do this.

Word Cloud for Emergency Room Nurse Skills & Keywords

The following word cloud highlights the most popular keywords that appear on Emergency Room Nurse job descriptions. The bigger the word, the more frequently it shows up on employer's job postings. If you have experience with these keywords, include them on your resume.

Top Emergency Room Nurse Skills and Keywords to Include On Your Resume

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What skills do hiring managers want to see on an Emergency Room Nurse resume?

On top Emergency Room Nurse resumes, skills like Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), TNCC, Emergency Nursing, Emergency Medicine, Basic Life Support (BLS), Nursing and Patient Safety appear most often.

Depending on the exact role you're applying to, skills like Pediatrics, Electronic Medical Record (EMR), Healthcare Management, Trauma Nursing and IV Therapy can also be effective keywords to include on your resume.

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