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Jane Applicant
1 23 Main Street
Jamaica, NY 12345

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Staff Assistant
Jamaica Hospital, Jamaica, NY
May 2007 - Present
- Responsible for basic care of 20-bed unit.
- Responding to patient requests.
- Assist nursing staff with tasks including switching IV fluids, taking patient temperatures and blood pressure.
- Preparation of rooms and equipment for patient intake.

Nursing Assistant
Saratoga Hospital
, Saratoga Springs, NY
May 2004 - May 2007
- Patient intake and record keeping.
- Distribution of appropriate medication to patients upon checkout.
- Assisting nurse practitioner with basic tasks such as taking patients weight, height, and temperature.

Nursing Intern
Saratoga Hospital
, Saratoga Springs, NY
Summer 2003
- Shadowing professional physicians during their everyday duties.
- Preparation for procedures including gathering necessary equipment and organizing patient charts.
- Keeping weekly log of experience.
- Assisting with all other administrative duties assigned.


Hunter College
New York, NY
May 200
Bachelor of Science, Nursing

Clara Barton High School
Brooklyn, NY
- Pre-nursing program
- Member, Young Professional Organization of Health Professions

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