Jodie Halpern

jodie.halpern@email.com

Skills
  • Effective verbal communication
  • Practical and compassionate attitude
  • Experience in multidisciplinary collaborative teamwork
  • Understanding of HIPAA and OSHA
  • Knowledge of giving intravenous fluids
  • Knowledge of diabetic management during pregnancy
  • Capable of assessing cervical dilation
  • Experience in assisting with delivery
  • Experience of twin deliveries
  • Knowledge of pain management during labor
  • Knowledge of infection prevention
Experience
Saint Francis Hospital
Labor and Delivery Nurse

Performs routine checkups on women in different pregnancy stages
Runs diagnostic tests and interpret fetal heart monitors
Makes health recommendations and administers medications
Records patient information in an electrical medical record
Identifies and manages preeclampsia, multiple fetuses, gestational diabetes and other high-risk obstetrical conditions
Induces labor and provide care to patients during delivery
Assists physicians with caesareans and other difficult deliveries
Provides postpartum care
Educates new mothers about caring for their infants
Supervises nursing students undergoing women's health training
Oregon State Hospital
Labor and Delivery Nurse

Examined patients in different pregnancy stages
Maintained accurate patient health records
Monitored patient's temperature, pulse and blood pressure
Administered magnesium sulfate and insulin intravenous therapy
Assisted patients during the delivery process
Identified and handled complications
Managed preterm deliveries and provided postpartum care
Helped organize the delivery unit to promote patient safety
Portland Hospital
Registered Nurse

Assisted in admitting patients, taking vitals and writing down symptoms
Performed rounds for 20 patients twice a day
Began working in labor and delivery unit in 2014 on a rotating basis
Monitored women and postpartum to ensure good health
Administered medication under supervision of physician
Took samples for tests, helped interpret results
Started a weekly nursing meeting for labor and delivery unit to teach new techniques
Education
ORS University
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Graduated
Languages
  • English (Conversational)