Salt Lake City, UT

Position Desired

Home Health/Hospice Nursing
Salt Lake City, UT


Karl Raymond Walker
3627 S. 2300 E. Salt Lake City, Utah 8410


Registered Nurse :
I am one of the most flexible nurses with over 20 years of experience working mostly in ICU environments including Shock Trauma, Burns and Neurosurgery. Other areas worked include acute care settings, psych, float pool, and even correctional nursing. Being willing to take on new and interesting work challenges has always made my work a little more colorful and rewarding.


Work History:
R.N. - Intermountain Medical Center -5121 S Cottonwood St, Murray, UT 84107, Oct 2008 - Present
Initially accept a position in the ER since I had never worked in this area and this is a newly construction level one hospital. Responsibilities included emergent care for all patients including infants to geriatric care. After a year an opening in Shock Trauma ICU opened up and I transferred departments.
R.N. - Cascade Staffing Agency-101 Nickerson Suite #200, Jun 2005 - May 2007
Since I had corrections experience and knew the owner of Cascade Staffing I took a spot for something different to do other work than Harborview. Went back to work at King County Jail and Monroe Correctional Facility on a part time basis but on occasion would work Overlake's ICUs.
R.N. - King County Jail-500 5th Avenue, Seattle, WA, Mar 2002 - May 2003
Jail nursing included several position including direct patient care when in charge of the infirmary. Assessing inmate medical needs in a triage setting, med passes, emergency calls, and assessing inmate health concerns when being booked into jail.
R.N. - Burn ICU, Harborview Medical Center-325 9th Ave, Seattle, WA, Feb 2000 - Aug 2008
Full time and part time staff nurse providing pt care and charge nurse responsibilities. Focus was on patients with large burns but also included patients with large traumatic wounds. This unit also included a pediatric ICU specializing in pediatric burns and all trauma cases.
R.N. - Neuro Critical Care, U. of U. Hospital-50 Medical Drive Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, Jun 1996 - Feb 2000
Full time staff member providing direct patient care in an ICU setting. Focus included patients with closed head injuries, vascular disorders and brain oncology. Other responsibilities included change nursing and mentoring students and new hires.
Equipment Tech - Burn Trauma ICU, U. of U. Hospital-50 Medical Drive Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, Jan 1991 - May 1993
Assisted the nursing staff with patient wound care, sterile dresing set u...

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