Palliative Nurse Resume

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Career Objective:

To help patients suffering from incurable diseases lead pain-free and comfortable days before they bid adieu to the world by providing them primary and compassionate care serving as a palliative nurse.

Summary of Skills:

  • Clinical experience in Acute Palliative and Hospice settings
  • Excellent pain and symptom assessment skills
  • Comprehensive knowledge of nursing theory and practice
  • Familiarity with the BC Palliative Care Benefits Program
  • Computer proficient with good communication skills
  • Conflict management and problem-solving skills
  • Deep sympathy and empathy for terminally-ill patients
  • Valid and current driving license

Work Experience:

Palliative Nurse
Amanda’s Hospice and Palliative Care, California, CA
June 2012 – Present

  • Provide primary care to terminally ill patients
  • Assess and treat symptoms to promote high level of wellness for patients
  • Prescribe medications withing the scope of practice
  • Develop treatment plans to reduce pain and other difficulties
  • Treat bedsores, wounds, and rashes on the body
  • Order lab tests and prescribe diets, and exercises for patients
  • Provide emotional support to patients, and families
  • Counsel patients and give adequate pain relief

Palliative Nurse
Amax Hospital, California, CA
September 2010 – May 2012

  • Performed comprehensive assessment of patients
  • Initiated treatment and health care management program
  • Provided professional guidance to patients and families
  • Collaborated with patients and healthcare team and provided care to patients
  • Evaluated the outcome of pain care management and changed therapy as required
  • Supervised other nurses and evaluated provided care
  • Counseled and educated patients in enjoying the remaining days of their lives


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
    ABC University, California, CA
  • Certified Palliative Care Nurse
    State Nursing Board, California, CA

On request.

On request.

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