Andrey Shamalov’s ePortfolio


6631 Burns Street, Rego Park, NY 11374

Phone #: (718) 810-5838-cell; (718) 275-3051-home



To utilize my skills as an RN while enhancing my knowledge through training and experience in an organization that I can be a contributing dynamic.



Honest, organized, hardworking RN with ER, ICU, Telemetry, and Medical-Surgical experience. Flexible, patient, quick learner who adapts easily to new situations and enjoys a challenge. Enthusiastic, passionate, responsible, highly motivated individual with excellent leadership skills. Self- motivated professional with a commitment to providing nursing care. Strong organizational and communication skills with the ability to multi-task. Advanced understanding of patients needs with a diligent attention to detail, resulting in superior patient care and customer service and high levels of patient satisfaction.



09/10-06/12                             New York City College of Technology, Brooklyn, NY

Bachelors of Science in Nursing


1/07-01/10                               Borough of Manhattan Community College, New York, NY

Associate in Applied Science in Nursing

HONORS:                                          Dean’s List Fall 2008



08/11-Present                           Saint John’s Riverside Hospital, Yonkers, NY

                                                  Staff Nurse in the Emergency Department

  • Experienced in formulating thorough initial assessments on patients in various conditions such as stroke, acute MI, respiratory arrest, cardiac arrest, and many others on a daily basis.
  • Skilled in nasogastric tube insertion, drawing blood for analysis and peripheral IV line insertion including PEDS patients, male/female foley catheter insertion using strict aseptic technique, and various types of wound care.
  • Experienced in assisting with intubations, anesthesia and sedation, lumbar punctures, chest tube insertions, simple and complex laceration repairs, management of burns, and various types of fractures and casting.
  • Experienced in calculating, starting and maintaining various drip medications such as Vasopressin, Dopamine, Nitroglycerin, Heparin, Integrilin, Versed, Propofol, Insulin, and many others.


11/10-08/11                             Saint John’s Riverside Hospital, Yonkers, NY

                                                New Nurse Graduate 9 Month ED Orientation Program

11/10-01/11                             Two Month Orientation on the ICU Unit

  • Assisted the Registered Nurse in providing care to patients in critical conditions

01/11-03/11                             Two Month Orientation on the Telemetry Unit

  • Provided nursing care to patients with cardiac conditions under RNs supervision


03/11-08/11                             Five Month Orientation in the Emergency Department.

  • Performed and interpreted EKGs under RNs supervision
  • Provided Wound Care under RNs supervision
  • Administered medications under RNs supervision
  • Formulated, analyzed, and entered appropriate nursing diagnoses into the care plan under RNs supervision.
  • Performed blood draws and started peripheral IV lines under RNs supervision.
  • Performed initial assessments on patients in various conditions such as stroke, acute MI, respiratory arrest, cardiac arrest, under RNs supervision.
  • Provided care to patients on a mechanical ventilator under RNs supervision.


09/09- 11/09                            Saint Vincent Medical Center, New York, NY

                                                  Student Nurse Internship

                                                 Internship on the Intensive Care Unit:


07/09-09/09                             Bellevue Hospital Center, New York, NY

                                                Summer Student Nurse Volunteer Program

Student Nurse Orientation on a medical-surgical unit:



07/03-12/10                             Executive Parking Inc. Greenvale, New York

Parking Lot Manager:

  • Parking customer cars for a local restaurant.
  • Supervising valet personnel.
  • Precepting new valet personnel.


Knowledge of Microsoft Windows, Word, PowerPoint, Access, Excel, & E-portfolio

Excellent organizational and management skills

Strong communication skills

Fluent in Russian, English, and Farsi


LICENSURE:                         Registered Nurse (New York State License Number: 627493,

New Jersey State License Number: 26NR14850200)


CERTIFICATIONS:              Certified in BCLS, ACLS, PALS, CPI (Crisis Prevention Intervention) and VNIP Preceptor Certificate.

IV Therapy Certified

EKG Course Certified


REFERENCE:                        Available Upon Request