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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

A knowledgeable and compassionate Nursing team member with fourteen plus years of healthcare experience. Diligent about serving all facets of clients, inmates, or patient medical and personal needs. Focused on delivering high-quality care to individuals of all backgrounds while protecting patient safety and promoting satisfaction with facility services.

Also, as an LPN I am excited to bring expertise in patient care to your Correction facility. Highly accomplished in quickly building rapport with patients, performing assessments and using clinical knowledge and skills to treat patients. Committed to working as part of larger team to deliver high-quality care to diverse patient populations, including inmates.

Skills
  • Disease Treatment
  • Prescription Writing
  • Patient/Family Education and Instruction
  • Laboratory Testing
  • Treatment Planning
  • Extensive experience working in homes; assisted living facilities; nursing homes; and hospitals; with clients that are either developmentally disabled children and adults or otherwise
  • One half year experience as student LPN during clinical rotation including 120 hours of exclusive transition to practice experience in emergency department in hospital under supervision of registered nurse and another 17 months experience working as LPN in Jail and psychiatric hospital reinforces my strength in prioritizing care to meet the needs of individuals and patient in diverse health setting
  • Disease Treatment
  • Prescription Writing
  • Laboratory Testing
  • Treatment Planning
  • Compassionate caregiver
  • Collecting medical specimens
  • Exhibiting strong judgement before and during administration of controlled narcotics
  • Cultural awareness and sensitivity
Education
Northeast Technology Center - Pryor Pryor, OK Expected in LPN STATE BOARD CERTIFICATION : Licensed Practical Nurse - GPA :
Tulsa Community College Tulsa, OK Expected in 2015 Associate of Science : PRE-NURSING - GPA :
UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA NSUKKA, NIGERIA, Expected in 2003 Bachelor of Science : Police Science AND SOCIOLOGY - GPA :
Certifications
  • First Aid Certification
  • Certified Nurses Aide
  • Licensed/Certified Home Health Aide
  • CPR certified through American Heart Association
Work History
American Senior Communities - Certified Nursing Assistant
Danville, IN, 10/2010 - 06/2018
  • Answered call lights and aided in patient comfort and safety by adjusting beds, lights, bed rails, pillows, patients' clothing and bedside tables/equipment
  • Monitored fluid outputs, documented results and collected specimens for testing
  • Tested and recorded blood glucose levels
  • Responded appropriately to physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients
  • Supported diagnostic procedures, assisted with technical nursing treatments and entered information in patient records and charts
  • Reported any unusual circumstances in patients' condition or environment
  • Collects patient specimens and data, including vital signs, input/output and other delegated measurements
  • Performed direct patient care aimed at increasing comfort, psycho, social and spiritual well-being by providing assistance with personal hygiene, physical comfort, nutrition, elimination, prevention of skin breakdown, rehabilitation and safety
  • Maintained accurate, timely flow of information by completing thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patient status
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and assisted with feeding
  • Fostered relationships with patients, caregivers and healthcare teams to achieve individual care plan targets
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare teams to provide high-quality patient care
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness
  • Cleaned and sanitized rooms and equipment using aseptic technique to prevent infection and cross-contamination
  • Provided personal nursing assistance in pre- and post-operative situations
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying
Trinity Health Corporation - Certified Home Health Aide/ Certified Nurse Aide
Elkhart, IN, 11/2005 - 04/2018
  • Delivered in-home care to disabled children and adults
  • Specialized in the nursing care of patients with chemical dependency
  • Assisted patients with bathing, dressing, hygiene, and grooming
  • Completed all daily living tasks to enhance the quality of life of elderly patients
  • Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Dementia, Diabetes, Cancer, Alzheimer's etc
  • Developed rapport with patients to create a safe and trusting environment for care
  • Transported individuals to medical appointments and other errands
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being
Trinity Health Corporation - LPN
Granger, IN, 08/2018 - 01/2019
  • Managed wound care, gave respiratory treatments and helped with non-invasive procedures
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions, and other physical symptoms in need of further attention
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete important diagnostic tests
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment
  • Cleaned and sterilized instruments and equipment to protect staff and patients from infection risk
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions
  • Delivered high-quality direct and indirect nursing care to up to 20 inmates per day
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration
PARKSIDE PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL - LPN
City, STATE, 09/2018 - Current
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures
  • Counseled clients, patients, and families and provided emotional and psychosocial support
  • Cleaned and sanitized rooms and equipment using aseptic technique to prevent infection and cross-contamination
  • Cleaned and sterilized instruments and equipment to protect staff and patients from infection risk
  • Worked with healthcare team, including social workers, physical therapists, and speech therapists, to assess patient needs, plan and adjust plans of care and actualize nursing interventions to promote and restore patient health
  • Researched and studied client diagnoses to identify care needs, effectively contributed to nursing plan developments and facilitated patient education
  • Assisted physicians with conducting examinations and patient scans during diagnostic processes
  • Managed wound care, gave respiratory treatments and helped with non-invasive procedures
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete important diagnostic tests
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration
  • Observed, charted and reported developments in patient health condition in 60-bed hospital
  • Educated clients, patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management
  • Documented patient intake information, including medical histories, current symptoms and vitals such as height and weight

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School Attended
  • Northeast Technology Center - Pryor
  • Tulsa Community College
  • UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA
Job Titles Held:
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Certified Home Health Aide/ Certified Nurse Aide
  • LPN
  • LPN
Degrees
  • LPN STATE BOARD CERTIFICATION
  • Associate of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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