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  • Over ten years’ experience working in the healthcare field; highly aware of side effects from medication, contra indication
  • Strong customer service, communication, organization and computer skills
  • Critical decision maker, analytical problem solver, responsible and reliable
  • Competent, reliable, and committed professional with a history of assuming increasing levels of responsibility and leadership
  • Dedicated to providing compassionate care to those in need


Nurse, Oshawa General Hospital                                                                2002—Present

  • Rendered full contact nursing care to patients
  • Ensured efficient functioning of indwelling catheters, nasogastric tubes, oxygen masks and intravenous lines
  • Skillfully operated cardiac monitoring devices and emergency life-saving machines
  • Carefully monitored level of consciousness, neurological status, and vital signs; immediately communicated irregularities
  • Assisted physicians during rounds; carried out orders quickly and efficiently

Emergency Health Care Assistant, Doctors Without Borders, Sierra Leone  2000—2001

  • Provided quality health care and advice to families in refugee camp, including immunizations, family planning, pediatrics, gynecological and obstetrical care, distributing safe delivery  kits, health education programs, wound dressing and minor surgery and emergency first aid
  • Assisted in the management and planning of the clinical work at refugee camp, improving quality of medical care
  • Supervised, trained and coached health staff in case definition and treatment protocols
  • Regularly prepared and organized training in accordance with national staff and community health care workers
  • Assessed need for medicines and medical materials; planned for and responded to outbreaks in refugee camp


Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Toronto                          2000

References Available Upon Request