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Zoey Brooks
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Professional Summary
Skills
  • Clinical assessment
  • Staff Education
  • Program Development
  • Proficient in computer skills
  • Working in a team environment to promote safe practices
  • Critical thinking
Experience
Nurse Educator Aug 2005Present UPMC Altoona Altoona, Pa

Responsible for the orientation of new employees with a major focus on orienting nurses. Participate in Skills evaluation of both UPMC and Agency RN's and LPN's.

Responsible for the development of a curriculum for the orientation of agency employees in all disciplines. Responsible for providing agency orientation.

Responsible for evaluating staff competencies at annual competency fairs.

Responsible for the orientation of Nursing Assistants and Medical Assistants. Identified the need for a bridge program for nursing assistants coming from long term care.

Developed the Patient Care Assistant Course. Teach the classroom portion and clinical training.

Developed several computer competencies for Net Learning.

Have served on the policy committee, cancer committee, and research committee in the past.

Currently on the ethics committee and currently a co-chair on the falls committee.

BLS, PALS, ACLS, and NRP coordinator/ instructor

Coordinate educational opportunities for the LDRP Unit.

Able to use simulators - SIM Man and Sim NewB

Participated in the orientation of nurses during a strike in relation to medication administration.

Proficient in computer documentation.

Provide in-servicing to staff as needed.

Provide volunteer in- services several times a year.

Coordinate and teach Safe-Sitter course.

Participate in new employee processing.


Staff Nurse Sep 1994Aug 2005 Bon Secours Holy Family Hospital Altoona, Pa

Staff nurse in LDRP, with mostly working in the nursery.

Taught Childbirth Education Classes.

Worked in PACU fro approximately one year.

Worked in Same Day Surgery for several years on the off shift so worked independently most of the time. Responsible for the care of out-patients for various types of surgeries, cardiac cath patients and patients undergoing endoscopy procedures.

  • Monitored patient status and determined treatment plans in partnership with physicians and fellow nurses.
  • Assisted patients with post-op care to facilitate successful healing and recovery.
  • Thoroughly documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatment, medication administration, and discharge details according to established specifications.
  • Ensured a clean and sterile work environment by adhering to infection control standards.
  • Administered injections and tested glucose for diabetic patients.
  • Provided skilled assistance to doctors during surgeries and non-invasive procedures.
  • Assessed patients by accurately monitoring and recording respiration activity, blood pressure, and blood glucose levels.

Responsible for CPI for the same day surgery unit.

Staff Nurse Aug 1986Sep 1994 Altoona Hospital Altoona, Pa

Staff Nurse in Coronary Care

Staff Nurse in LDRP

Taught childbirth Education Classes

  • Monitored patient status and determined treatment plans in partnership with physicians and fellow nurses.
  • Followed health and safety protocols in collecting blood, tissue, and other laboratory specimens.
  • Assisted patients with post-op care to facilitate successful healing and recovery.
  • Thoroughly documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatment, medication administration, and discharge details according to established specifications.
  • Ensured a clean and sterile work environment by adhering to infection control standards.
  • Expertly administered IV therapy in a cardiac unit with critically ill patients.
  • Administered injections and tested glucose for diabetic patients.
  • Assessed patients by accurately monitoring and recording respiration activity, blood pressure, and blood glucose levels.
  • Evaluated the efficacy of treatment regimens and methods.
Nurse Manager Aug 1985Jul 1986 Altoona Rehab Hospital Altoona, Pa Responsible for managing staff, making schedules and evaluating performance.
Staff Nurse Sep 1979Aug 1985 Altoona Hospital Altoona, Pa

Staff nurse in ICU

Staff Nurse in LDRP

Staff Nurse Jun 1978Jun 1979 University of Chicago - Billings Hospital Chicago, Il

Staff Nurse on a medical unit. Charge nurse responsibilities on the evening shift.

Worked as a Patient Care Assistant the summer before graduation

Education
Master of Science : Nursing - Clinical Nurse Specialist, Adult Health Dec 2009 Penn State University State College, Pa
Bachelor of Science : Nursing May 1990 University of Pittsburgh Johnstown, Pa
Diploma : Nursing May 1978 Mercy Hospital School of Nursing Altoona, Pa
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Previous Companies:

  • UPMC Altoona
  • Bon Secours Holy Family Hospital
  • Altoona Hospital

Previous Job Positions:

  • Nurse Educator
  • Staff Nurse
  • Nurse Manager

Schools:

  • Penn State University
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • Mercy Hospital School of Nursing

Level of Education:

  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Diploma

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