Licensed Practical Nurse with a solid background in nursing. 15 years experience as a Licensed Practical Nurse in various Healthcare settings with basic computer skills, including Microsoft Word, Excel and Internet applications. Competent problem solver, ability to effectively assess situations and take appropriate actions, high energy, motivated and dependable leader with a positive, take-charge attitude. Ability to prioritize and organize duties, possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills; always ready to contribute ideas. Competent, dependable team player; willing to assume responsibility.
IV Therapy09/2016 to CurrentPinnacle Health HospitalMechanicsburg, PA
IV insertion and maintenance of Peripheral IV's, Mid lines and Central Lines
32 hours per week
Claims Review Nurse
Review Medicare claims in order to ensure accurate billing in compliance with CMS standards.
Participation in company training.
Works independently on daily caseloads and completes in a timely manner.
Actively participates in Quality Assurance Program.
40 hours per week
Sound, ethical and independent decision making consistent with medical protocols.
Licensed Practical Nurse09/2011 to 09/2016National Government ServicesHarrisburg, PA
Licensed Practical Nurse07/2003 to 09/2011Commonwealth of PA- Department of CorrectionsCamp Hill, PA
Full time/40 hours per week.
Obtained and recorded inmates medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records.
Administered IV therapy.
Provided necessary health education training regarding care of acute and chronic conditions.
Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessments, treatments, medications, discharge instructions and follow up care.
Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care.
Interviewed inmates to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, height and weight.
Tested glucose and administered insulin injections.
Education and Training
Nursing2003Lebanon Valley Career & Technology CenterLebanon, PA, USALPN Diploma-GPA 3.7