Jail Nurse Resume

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Contact Address: [street] [Country] [City] [State/Province] [Zip Code]

Contact Number: (012)-345-6789

Email Address: [[email protected]]

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Career Objective:

Looking for a jail nurse position to assess adult female physical status and provide them first-aid and appropriate nursing care as required.

Summary of Skills:

  • Advanced nursing training skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to coordinate nursing services with hospital staff
  • Skilled in providing CPR and other advance life-support services
  • Ability to assess and deliver patient’s medical needs
  • Ability to use independent judgment and take right action as necessary
  • Basic computer skills with documentation abilities
  • Ability to interpret and act on medical data
  • Licensed Registered Nurse

Work Experience:

Jail Nurse
Sheriff’s Office, Tulsa, OK
October 2012 – Present

  • Evaluate inmates health regularly collaborating with physicians
  • Perform initial health care screening and perform triage functions
  • Interview and evaluate inmates medical needs
  • Perform TB, physical, and other basic tests on all inmates
  • Schedule health care treatment for inmates
  • Accompany inmates to and fro hospitals
  • Dress wounds arisen due to fights and control infection
  • Maintain proper information on daily care provided to inmates
  • Prepare and submit report to authorities on daily nursing care

Jail Nurse
County Jail, Tulsa, OK
March 2010 – September 2012

  • Responded to emergencies and treated falls, burns, cuts, etc.
  • Ordered medical supplies and maintained records
  • Reviewed patient’s chart and coordinated medical care
  • Referred inmates to appropriate unit for further treatment
  • Ensured inmates are fit to attend court hearings
  • Treated fever, rash, and other common disease using personal judgment
  • Changed bandages and administered injections to inmates
  • Checked blood sugar level of diabetic inmates as ordered by physicians
  • Regularized nursing care services in the jail speaking to authorities


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
    ABC University, Tulsa, OK


On request.

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