Theatre Nurse Resume

Flora Emerson

1580 Tree Frog Lane

Lee S Summit, MO 64063



Job Objective To obtain a position in order to maximize my skills as a Theatre Nurse and also to improve the hospital as a whole through my own skills and abilities.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Thorough knowledge of current health care environment
  • Superior knowledge of nursing process, social, behavioral, biological and physical sciences
  • Wide knowledge in nursing research and application, leadership and management
  • Outstanding ability to cope with changes and adaptability and flexibility and a proactive approach
  • Ability to analyze data to synthesize and summarize information
  • Ability to make sound judgments regarding patient care
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Work Experience:

Theatre Nurse, August 2005 – Present

Mercy General Hospital, Lee S Summit, MO

  • Ensured preoperative checks are completed before prior anesthetic and surgical procedure.
  • Adhered to policies and procedures to maximize safety.
  • Reported discrepancy to the Senior Member of Theatre Staff on Duty.
  • Responded to, recorded and reported emergency situations with an appropriate degree of urgency.
  • Administered medicines in accordance with hospital guidelines, Policies and Procedures.
  • Assessed, planned, implemented and evaluated care as part of a collaborative program of patient care.

Theatre Nurse, May 2000 – July 2005

Catholic Healthcare West, Lee S Summit, MO

  • Developed and maintained ward and department ethos.
  • Provided standard approach to the delivery of excellent nursing care.
  • Supervised and mentored nursing staff.
  • Participated in integrated governance and risk assessment.
  • Provided intensive care and safe environment for the well being of staff, patients and clients.
  • Determined and implemented appropriate remedial action to deal with performance problems.


B.S in Nursing, Lincoln Memorial University, Harrogate, TN

Example #2

Mayra Aguirre

1535 Grand St

Lompoc, CA 93436


Objective Obtain a position as a Theatre Nurse at an esteemed organization where I can perform my duties with total sincerity, honesty, integrity and selflessness.

Career Profile:

  • Extensive experience in patient safety, prevention of hazards and post-operative care for patients requiring laparoscopic/endoscopic surgery.
  • Immense ability to work on own initiative, prioritize and manage a number of issues simultaneously and demonstrate attention to detail.
  • Broad experience of Scrubs, Anesthetics and Recovery.
  • Very good knowledge and experience working within a hospital environment.
  • Ability to maintain resources efficiently and effectively.

Nursing Experience:

Theatre Nurse, 2004 to till date

Holy Faith Hospital, Hawthorne, FL

  • Assessed, developed, implemented and evaluated programmes of care for patients undergoing theatre procedures.
  • Prepared and assembled theatre instruments.
  • Used and maintained laparoscopic/endoscopic equipment and instrumentation.
  • Focused on pre-operative, operative and post-operative functions within the operating theatre environment.
  • Prepared patients for operations so that infection is minimized.

Academic Background

BCLS Certificate, 2004

University of Washington, Seattle, WA

B.S in Nursing, 2003

Emory University, Atlanta, GA

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