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Nora Butler
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Professional Summary

Service-oriented RN with 3 years of Med-surg/Telemetry experience and 4 years of Critical Care experience. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization skills. Areas of expertise include care of post-op open heart surgery patients, use of Prismaflex and NextStage CRRT machines, and care of cardiac patients with balloon pumps.  NIH Stroke certified and experienced with post TPA patients. Experience as charge nurse of a 19 bed critical care unit, Rapid Response Nurse for a 260 bed hospital, and preceptor for new graduate critical care interns. 
A member of the American Nurses Association and Texas Nurses Association. 
Experienced with Meditech and Eclipsys electronic medical record. 

Experience
Telemetry/ Critical Care Nurse Oct 2010Present Methodist Medical Center Richardson, TX
  • Respond to emergency situations by providing airway management, administering emergency fluids or drugs, or using basic or advanced cardiac life support techniques.
  • Evaluate patients' post-surgical or post-anesthesia responses, taking appropriate corrective actions or requesting consultation if complications occur.
  • Perform or evaluate the results of diagnostic tests such as radiographs (x-rays) and electrocardiograms (EKGs).
  • Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in patients' conditions.
  • Maintain accurate, detailed reports and records.
  • Record patients' medical information and vital signs.
  • Order, interpret, and evaluate diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's condition.
  • Inform physician of patient's condition during anesthesia.
  • Modify patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions.
  • Direct or supervise less-skilled nursing or healthcare personnel or supervise a particular unit.
  • Instruct individuals, families, or other groups on topics such as health education, disease prevention, or childbirth and develop health improvement programs.
  • Monitor patients for changes in status and indications of conditions such as sepsis or shock and institute appropriate interventions.
  • Administer medications intravenously, by injection, orally, through gastric tubes, or by other methods.
  • Evaluate patients' vital signs and laboratory data to determine emergency intervention needs.
  • Set up and monitor medical equipment and devices such as cardiac monitors, mechanical ventilators and alarms, oxygen delivery devices, transducers, and pressure lines.
  • Prioritize nursing care for assigned critically ill patients based on assessment data and identified needs.
  • Conduct pulmonary assessments to identify abnormal respiratory patterns or breathing sounds that indicate problems.
  • Advocate for patients' and families' needs, or provide emotional support for patients and their families.
  • Administer blood and blood products, monitoring patients for signs and symptoms related to transfusion reactions.
  • Monitor patients' fluid intake and output to detect emerging problems such as fluid and electrolyte imbalances.
  • Compile and analyze data obtained from monitoring or diagnostic tests.
  • Collaborate with other health care professionals to develop and revise treatment plans based on identified needs and assessment data.
  • Assist physicians with procedures such as bronchoscopy, endoscopy, endotracheal intubation, and elective cardioversion.
  • Supervise and monitor unit nursing staff.
Medical surgical / Critical Care Nurse Jun 2008Present Baylor Medical Center at Garland Garland, TX
  • Assess patients' pain levels and sedation requirements.
  • Monitor patients for changes in status and indications of conditions such as sepsis or shock and institute appropriate interventions.
  • Administer medications intravenously, by injection, orally, through gastric tubes, or by other methods.
  • Evaluate patients' vital signs and laboratory data to determine emergency intervention needs.
  • Set up and monitor medical equipment and devices such as cardiac monitors, mechanical ventilators and alarms, oxygen delivery devices, transducers, and pressure lines.
  • Prioritize nursing care for assigned critically ill patients based on assessment data and identified needs.
  • Conduct pulmonary assessments to identify abnormal respiratory patterns or breathing sounds that indicate problems.
  • Advocate for patients' and families' needs, or provide emotional support for patients and their families.
  • Administer blood and blood products, monitoring patients for signs and symptoms related to transfusion reactions.
  • Monitor patients' fluid intake and output to detect emerging problems such as fluid and electrolyte imbalances.
  • Collaborate with other health care professionals to develop and revise treatment plans based on identified needs and assessment data.
  • Document patients' treatment plans, interventions, outcomes, or plan revisions.
  • Assist physicians with procedures such as bronchoscopy, endoscopy, endotracheal intubation, and elective cardioversion.
  • Supervise and monitor unit nursing staff.
  • Participate in professional organizations and continuing education to improve practice knowledge and skills.
Education
ADN: Nursing Mar 2008 Chamberlain College of Nursing St. Louis , MO
Currently enrolled: Bachelors of Science in Nursing University of Texas at Arlington Arlington, TX
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Previous Companies:

  • Methodist Medical Center
  • Baylor Medical Center at Garland

Previous Job Positions:

  • Telemetry
  • Critical Care Nurse
  • Medical surgical

Schools:

  • Chamberlain College of Nursing
  • University of Texas at Arlington

Level of Education:

  • ADN
  • Currently enrolled

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