Dermatology Nurse Resume

Anaida Jordan
7657 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge
Louisiana, LA 70810 USA
(225) 956 – 4903
anaida@xyz.com

Career Objective:

Seeking a challenging job opportunity with a reputed medical organization for the position of Dermatology Nurse, to utilize my skills and wide experience in the provision of long-term patient care in the organization.

Summary:

• Six years of hands-on experience as a Dermatology Nurse.

• Expertise in performing dermatology nursing duties, as directed by highly professional surgeons.

• A valid license holder of a Registered Nurse (RN).

• Hold a Dermatology Nurse Certification (DNC) from the Dermatology Nurse Certification Board (DNCB).

Skills:

• Vast experience in performing pharmacology, physiology and anatomy.

• Impeccable knowledge about medical terminologies, and hospital rules and regulations.

• Capable of performing Mesotherapy, Excisions and Microdermabrasion.

• Capable of performing biopsies and reconstructive surgeries.

• In-depth knowledge about skin cancer surgery, hair transplants, chemical peels, liposuction, botox, Cyrotherapy, topic therapies, and the like.

• Good understanding of anatomy, pharmacology, physiology and human development.

• Ability to converse with the patients, their families and referral sources in a congenial manner.

• Good understanding about pain and symptom management.

• Proficiency in providing patient care, in case of skin diseases.

• Well conversant about various health and safety regulations for the patients.

• Strong interpersonal, leadership, problem-solving and communication skills.

Professional Education and Certification:

Bachelor of Science in Dermatology
LSUA Department of Nursing, Louisiana, USA

Dermatology Nurse Certification (DNC)
Dermatology Nurse Certification Board (DNCB)

Work Experience:

Dermatology Nurse (2008 – present)
Medical Center of Louisiana at New Orleans (MCLNO), New Orleans, LA

• Provide assistance in surgical dermatology and in treating minor skin conditions, including acne, wounds, psoriasis and infection.

• Diagnose skin cancer by examining patient’s medical history, such as radiation, phototherapy and sun exposure.

• Provide primary care concerning common skin problems like eczema and psoriasis.

• Conduct skin problems-related programs, including ‘Patient Education Program (PEP)’.

• Assess patients and fill up their medical records.

• Examine and educate the patients about their treatment.

Dermatology Nurse (2005 – 2007)
Ochsner Medical Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

• Responsible for providing assistance to surgeons during dermatological surgical procedures.

• Examined patients, assessed and interpreted their medical history, while performing medical treatments like chemical peels.

• Imparted education to patients about the warning signs and the techniques of preventing skin cancer.

• Actively participated and coordinated in the education of dermatological patients.

References:

Dr. Mathew Keith
Surgeon
Medical Center of Louisiana at New Orleans
New Orleans, LA
USA



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