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enrolled nurse personal caregiver resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica
Claire
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Summary

Consistently achieve optimal patient outcomes. Passionate Nurse with 10 years of experience in diverse healthcare settings and Mental Health care units.

Works collaboratively with ancillary staff and other patient care personnel in maintaining standards of professional nursing practice in the clinical setting.

Maintains cultural and diversity awareness when dealing with patients, visitors, co-workers and other customers.

Up to date with all HCA eLearning Competencies, Modules and Client Competencies.

Skills
  • Medication Administration, Management & Calculations
  • Monitoring Vital Signs
  • Venepuncture & IV Cannulation
  • Tracheostomy & Ventilator care
  • Diabetes Management
  • Infection Control
  • Compassionate Client care in Mental Health, Disability, Aged care and Acute setting.
  • Wound management
  • Palliative Care
  • Knowledge of Blood Services.
  • Documentation & data entering
  • Workflow and Patient Management
  • Policy and Procedure Compliance
  • Gastrostomy Tube Care
  • Immunizations and Vaccinations
Education and Training
Institute of Social Relations Adelaide, SA, Expected in 12/2013 Certificate IV : Mental Health - GPA :
Kaylene Kranz & Associates Adelaide, SA, Expected in 05/2005 Diploma of Nursing : - GPA :
TAFESA Regency Park, SA, Expected in 03/1998 Certificate IV : Community Service, Aged Care & Disability - GPA :
Experience
Lhc Group - Enrolled Nurse/Personal Caregiver
Niceville, FL, 03/2022 - 02/2023
  • Residential care provider for dependent client with multiple chronic health conditions.
  • Coordinated clients care plans with doctors, registered nurses and palliative care team and communicated treatment steps to client.
  • Maintaining oxygen therapy, cleaning nasal cannula, maintaining the prescribed flow rate in line with care plan.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications and Insulin.
  • Monitored vital signs and BGL as per care plan, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Managing incontinence and constipation.
  • Maintained daily living standards by assisting clients with personal hygiene needs.
  • provided emotional support and ensuring client comfort and quality of life.
Health Care Australia - Enrolled Nurse
City, STATE, 12/2007 - 02/2022
  • Agency Enrolled Nurse with staff assignments to various locations at various hospitals and nursing homes which have included but not limited to:
  • DSA Highgate 4A, 5A & Northgate aged care.
  • DSA Community homes.
  • Hampstead Rehabilitation Centre.
  • RAAF Edinburgh Base Hospital.
  • Lyell McEwin Hospital & Modbury Hospital
  • Queen Elizabeth Hospital & Ashford Hospital.
  • Mental Health Ward at the Lyell McEwin & Queen Elizabeth Hospital
  • Pelican Plaza Red Cross Blood Collection.
  • Helping Hand Nursing Homes.
  • Duties have included but not limited to:
  • Administered medications and treatments, monitoring patients for reactions and side effects.
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Followed rehabilitation and treatment care plans to accelerate patient recovery, minimize pain and optimize patient outcomes.
  • Maintained thorough, accurate and confidential documentation in electronic medical records.
  • Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through team nursing process.
  • Adhered to infection control procedures to facilitate safe, clean patient environment.
  • Wound Care management.
Semaphore Residential Care Centre - Enrolled Nurse
City, STATE, 04/2005 - 12/2007
  • Administered medications, insulin and other injections as per medication chart and treatments to patients Reporting, documenting and monitor responses.
  • Monitored patients vital signs and glucose levels.
  • Monitored respiratory and perform suctioning to patients with tracheostomy.
  • Communicated concerns regarding patients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors and case managers.
  • Adhered to infection control procedures to facilitate safe, clean patient environment.
  • Evaluated patients, recognized and addressed complications and coordinated treatment with other members of critical care team.
  • Assessed patient needs, prioritized treatment, maintained patient flows and assisted physicians with non-invasive procedures.
  • Attended patients wound and dressings following instructions in accordance with their wound management plan.
Kiandra Residental Aged Care - Personal Care Worker
City, STATE, 05/1998 - 04/2005
  • Maintained daily living standards by assisting clients with personal hygiene needs.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Encouraged residents to participate in activities of daily living to enhance personal dignity.
  • Observed patients for changes in physical, emotional, mental or behavioral condition and injuries.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Followed safe lifting and transferring techniques to transport residents.
  • Reported concerns to nurse supervisor to promote optimal care.
Additional Information
  • I had been employed by HCA for over 10 years, employment number 97929 and current with all HCA eLearning competency modules and practical competencies.
  • Over the past three years while employed by HCA I also cared for my father in his later stages of Prostate Cancer and metastatic bone cancer in Adelaide while providing respite care in Victoria for my father-in-law.
  • In February 2022, I was obligated to returned to Victoria to provide full time Nursing duties and Personal care to my father-in-law in his residential home, who's multiple chronic diseases had deteriorated.
  • During this time I maintained my nursing skills by administering oral and IV medications and insulin in accordance with medications chart. Maintained Vital signs, BGL and Oxygen saturations. Delivered oxygen therapy and suctioning when required. Managing Incontinence and wound management. I followed health care plans, documenting in progress notes, charts and following all procedures.
  • I continued mandatory CPD points via education on late stages of Parkinson's disease, Ischemic heart disease, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and dementia, this education was directly related to caring for my father-in-law.

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School Attended

  • Institute of Social Relations
  • Kaylene Kranz & Associates
  • TAFESA

Job Titles Held:

  • Enrolled Nurse/Personal Caregiver
  • Enrolled Nurse
  • Enrolled Nurse
  • Personal Care Worker

Degrees

  • Certificate IV
  • Diploma of Nursing
  • Certificate IV

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