Nick
Harper
nickharper@email.com
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Education
Bachelor of Science in nursing
Stillwater University
Graduated
Experience
NICU Nurse
Rica Medical Center

Admit and assess newborns in a level III 42-bed NICU post-delivery and work with MDs and RNs to develop proper care plans to ensure healthy development
Communicate with parents and guardians about proper infant care and ongoing medical and developmental needs
Administer various vaccines and medications as well as assist with surgeries to ensure healthy development
Log and file information into an electronic charting system that is well-organized and accurate, thanks to a personally introduced filing practice that has boosted efficiency by 12%
NICU Nurse
Joshua Graham Memorial Hospital

Handled critical care responsibilities, including PICC lines, high-frequency ventilation, umbilical catheters and other complex care practices in a 28-bed NICU facility
Built trusting relationships with parents to facilitate easy exchange of information and create a better atmosphere for teaching best practices for parents taking care of newborns
Worked with physicians to monitor care plans and make changes when necessary
Maintained accurate and private medical records through a secure electronic database system
Skills
  • NICU care
  • Emergency response
  • Daily care
  • Telemetry monitoring
  • Adaptable to changing environments
  • General clinical skills
  • Patient assessment
  • Medical filing and organization
  • Database design
  • Family education
  • Written and verbal communication
  • Pharmacology
  • Registered nurse
  • Critical thinking
  • Insurance forms
  • Meditech charting
Languages
  • English: Conversational
  • Spanish: Conversational