Healthcare Resume

In this ever-dynamic world of healthcare, today there is a new medical breakthrough everyday. A person like a doctor/ surgeon, nurse or any other medical officer has to be in constant touch with the new developments in the field. Your knowledge of these things plays a big role in your employment. Apart from the knowledge, there is another very essential thing that determines whether you will get the job or not- your resume.

The very beginning of your resume will determine your luck. Starting from your objective statement to the end section of affiliations, the structure and the tone of the resume has to be such that it makes a recall value in the mind of the recruiter. If he likes what he sees, he will definitely call you up.

For e.g., a doctor's resume is a written testament of his experience and his skills. One has to be a specialist in biochemistry, biology, anatomy, orthopedics, cardiology or any such field to be a doctor. Along with these, he needs other credentials to his name, like the work he has done, where he has worked till date, what are his key skills and why does he want this job. The basic role of a doctor is to examine, diagnose and prescribe medication. His past work shows how good he is at all of these.

Following is a healthcare resume of a Podiatrist (specialist in treating problems of feet, ankle and lower leg)

Jacob Malcolm
71st Green Avenue
New Orleans 92119
(800) 645-0984


To serve the patients with the highest degree of dedication and specialty in my field and thus, stay true to the professional ethics of medicine.

Profile/ Summary:

  • Senior Podiatrist with CDS Hospital, New Orleans
  • 14 years of good experience in the field
  • Up-to-date with the new medications and surgeries
  • More than one hundred and fifty successful surgeries performed till date
  • Expertise in podiatrist pharmacy
  • Good communication skills

Skill Set:

  • Impeccable diagnosis with all the feet related problems
  • Friendly with patients and understanding their frame of mind
  • Experience at handling large crowd of patients even under stressful working conditions
  • Specialize in treatment of ligament tear and fracture

Computer Skills:

  • Well versed with Microsoft Word, Excel
  • Internet savvy

Work Experience:

  • CDS Hospital, New Orleans
    Senior Podiatrist (2009 till Present)

    • Full time doctor with the Podiatric department
    • Organized three outdoor medical camps in association with local NGO
    • Ensuring proper procedures are followed by my department's staff
    • Training new assistant podiatrists at the hospital
    • Providing clinical advise to orthopedists and other surgeons
    • Counseling the patients before their surgery


  • Certified podiatrist from The American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA)
  • Specialized in Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from New York University

Other Courses Undertaken

  • Diploma in Pharmacy


  • Took the initiative to organize three outdoor medical camps for patients in the nearby countryside areas
  • My research paper on New Treatments in Podiatric Field published in American Health journal in Feb, '11 issue


  • Florida Society of Health Sciences

    • Attend monthly society meetings
    • Lecturer on New Podiatric Science

  • Florida Podiatrist's Society

    • Take lectures at the various schools with stress on physical health

This is a basic example of a healthcare resume written by a Podiatrist. Look at the structure of it. The format followed here is that of a combination resume which is often recommended for such kind of resumes. Refer to this sample before drafting your own resume. So, all the best!!

Resume Examples [Home]

Accounting Resume

Acting Resume

Administration Resume

Advertising Resume

Architect Resume

Art Resume

Attorney Resume

Analyst Resume

Banking Resume

Business Resume

Clerical Resume

Communication Resume

Computer Resume

Construction Resume

Consultant Resume

Customer Service Resume

Driver Resume

Engineering Resume

Executive Resume

Finance Resume

Food Service Resume

Government Resume

Health Care Resume

Human Resources Resume

Insurance Resume

IT Resume

Management Resume

Manager Resume

Manufacturing Resume

Marketing Resume

Medical Resume

Military Resume

Nursing Resume

Pharmacist Resume

Police Resume

Programmer Resume

Recruiter Resume

Sales Resume

Security Resume

Student Resume

Teacher Resume

Occupational Resumes

Situational Resumes

Copyright © 2005 Resume Examples Inc. All Rights Reserved.
eXTReMe Tracker