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Skylar Simmons
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Seasoned Medical Surgical Nurse with more than three years of experience in a fast-paced hospital environment. Excellent nursing and supervisory skills. Track record of achieving exceptional results in pre- and post surgical patient services. 
Handles tasks with accuracy and efficiency.

Passionate and motivated, with a drive for excellence.  Three years in the Nursing field and over fourteen years as a Certified Registered Medical Supply Technician position.

Highly trained Registered Nurse  with strong clinical abilities and a successful career both Pre-and Post-Medical Surgical patients. Proactive and organized with passionate commitment to first-rate patient care. Licensed in the state of Alabama with expertise in Medical Surgical techniques. 

Goal-oriented, dedicated to high levels of customer satisfaction and meeting aggressive business goals.  I love my Veterans!

Medical Surgical Nurse Present VA Medical Center Birmingham, AL
  • Provide care to patients with illness, injury or surgery or with acute health conditions or patients who are being treated with pharmaceuticals.
  • Record, assess and observe patient progress, reaction and symptoms.
  • Assesses needs of patients and develop plan of care based on assessment.
  • Check vital signs, give injections and perform catherizations and Point of Care Testing.
  • Coordinate referrals and interagency communication.
  • Manage Pain
  • Maintain patients in restraints and maintain patient safety.
  • Determine medical or psychiatric emergency need and provide intervention.  Provide basic bedside care for Pre and Post Surgical Patients.
  • Use universal aseptic techniques during wound care and dressing changes.
  • Supervise duties and responsibilities of other staff members as a team leader.
  • Work with patients and their families to provide in-hospital and post-hospital follow-up through teaching and referral.
  • Participate in educational programs to maintain level of expertise.
Certified Registered Medical Supply Technician Jun 1995Mar 2011 VA Medical Center Birmingham, AL Areas of responsibility were decontamination, sterilization, tray preparation, ward stocking and purchasing.
Duties included:  cleaning and sterilization of reusable medical equipment and instruments, assembly and sterilization of various surgical instruments, inventory and stocking wards or units to maintain adequate supply levels to meet patient care needs.  Purchasing agent duties consisted of daily inventory of all supplies maintained in primary area and re-ordering supplies to meet the needs of the hospital.
Bachelor of Science : Nursing Dec 2010 Lawson State Community College - Birmingham Campus Bessemer, AL
High School Diploma May 1984 Ensley High School Birmingham, AL
Five Star Performance Award: March 2015
Daisy Award:  July 2015
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Previous Companies:

  • VA Medical Center

Previous Job Positions:

  • Medical Surgical Nurse
  • Certified Registered Medical Supply Technician


  • Lawson State Community College - Birmingham Campus
  • Ensley High School

Level of Education:

  • Bachelor of Science
  • High School Diploma

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