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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Professional Summary
License Practical Nurse with ten plus years' experience providing comprehensive nursing care in multiple healthcare settings. Able to communicate effectively both verbal and written to include excellent interpersonal skills. Very detailed oriented and highly organized while multitasking in a team environment. Competency and skilled in medication delivery to include in depth knowledge of medications.
Licenses
Licensed Practical Nurse in the Commonwealth of the State of Virginia, Multi State Privilege. CPR/BLS Certified. Valid Driver's License
Skill Highlights
Credible, ALTHA and CHCS Electronic Medical Record; MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Education and Training
Northern Virginia Community College Woodbridge, VA Expected in May 2011 Associates : General Studies - GPA : General Studies
Pulaski Technical College AR , Expected in June 2005 Diploma : - GPA :
Professional Experience
Crozer-Keystone Health System - License Practical Nurse
Broomall, PA, 11/2014 - Present
  • Providing nursing care in a 16 bed co-occurring disorders mental health residential facility effectively as well as collaborating and communicating within multidisciplinary teams to ensure quality and safety of the delivery of individuals care.
  • Accurately perform medication administration, administer injections, wound care, and maintain all clients' medications supply.
  • Medication error decrease over 80% while being the only medical staff in the facility.
  • Provide health education on an individual basis or in a group setting, related to development of skills and strategies for dealing with their medications and chronic health problems.
  • Prepare and maintain clients' medication administration records to ensure the accuracy of transcription of physicians' orders to include accurately documenting all medical information into each client's electronic health record.
Crozer-Keystone Health System - License Practical Nurse
Crum Lynne, PA, 07/2011 - 11/2014
  • Proficient in all documentation and record management related to medication delivery, individuals' behaviors, and other health care services provided to ensure accuracy and maintain patient confidentiality.
  • Assist Psychiatrist with metabolic monitoring, vital signs, patient information/teaching, TEVA clozapine registry, and assisting low income clients with outside resources related to medication, dental, and vision.
  • Accurately dispense pharmaceutical samples and patient assistance program antipsychotic medications to include administer injections.
  • Communicate and coordinate with pharmaceutical drug representatives in order to obtain samples of antipsychotic medication for low income individuals.
Crozer-Keystone Health System - License Practical Nurse
Havertown, PA, 11/2009 - 07/2011
  • Assist Psychiatrist with metabolic monitoring, vital signs, patient information/teaching, TEVA clozapine registry, and assisting low income clients with outside resources related to medication, dental, and vision.
  • Accurately dispense antipsychotic medications to include Suboxone/ Methadone therapy, administer antipsychotic injections and wound care.
  • Proficient in all documentation and record management related to medication delivery, individuals' behaviors, and other health care services provided to ensure accuracy and maintain patient confidentiality.
MD E. Roudachevski Office Of Geriatrics - License Practical Nurse/ Physician's Nurse Assistant
City, STATE, 06/2008 - 09/2009
  • Worked with limited supervision in a long-term care facility on behalf of the medical director while being on call M-F 8a- 5p.
  • Effective communication between nursing staff, families, and medical director; as well as coordinate doctor's weekly schedule visit to the facility; to include reporting to the medical director immediate medical issues.
  • Accurately transcribe medical director's progress notes; as well as reviewing facility's medication administration records, accuracy in the transcription of the physician's order, and adherence to discontinue orders as physician prescribed.
  • Assist with recruiting and coordinating research studies on Gastroenteritis, Alzheimer's Dementia, and the medication Procrit in multiple long term care facilities to include completing registrations, collecting specimens, and obtaining vital signs.
  • Proficient in performing ultrasound screenings on the abdominal, carotid artery, renal artery/vein, and vascular ultrasounds to ensure further testing and treatment if needed.
Robinson Nursing And Rehabilitation Center - Department Head Wound Care Nurse/ License Practical Nurse
City, STATE, 06/2007 - 06/2008
  • Demonstrated the ability to provide quality nursing care in a long term care facility by effectively dispensing medications and prioritizing nursing care according to each patient needs.
  • Manage wound care by measuring wounds, monitoring area for worsening, cleaning and apply clean dressings, and notifying treating physician with worsening conditions; provided in-services to staff and families related to wound care, safe transfer techniques, and other skin care.
  • Attend weekly multi-team meetings to collaborate, communicate, and collaborate patient care to ensure all needs are met according to care plan.
  • Supervise 5-6 certified nursing assistants using the team approach to ensure effective communication and quality medical care.
Fort Belvoir Dewitt-Woodbridge Family Health Center - License Practical Nurse/ Military
City, STATE, 05/2006 - 06/2007
  • Able to work in a fast pace a team environment to ensure nursing clinic runs smoothly and efficiently while providing triage, performing wound care, administering respiratory treatments, administering different therapeutic injections, EKGs, removing sutures, ear/eye irrigation, setting up sterile field, autoclave instruments, and assist with pap smears.
  • Accurately performed immunization, PPD screening, and other vaccinations to all ages while monitoring for severe allergic reaction and update immunizations records.
  • Proficient in all documentation, record maintenance, HIPPA policy, JACHO policy.
  • Computer skilled with ALTHA and CHCS programs' electronic health records.
Skills
approach, CPR, client, clients, delivery, documentation, EKGs, electronic health records, fast, health education, immunization, immunizations, injections, irrigation, long-term care, notes, director, medication administration, meetings, mental health, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Word, nursing, patient assistance, patient care, progress, Psychiatrist, quality, recruiting, reporting, research, safety, skin care, collecting specimens, supervision, teaching, therapy, transcription, triage, ultrasound, vision, vital signs, wound care, wounds

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School Attended

  • Northern Virginia Community College
  • Pulaski Technical College AR

Job Titles Held:

  • License Practical Nurse
  • License Practical Nurse
  • License Practical Nurse
  • License Practical Nurse/ Physician's Nurse Assistant
  • Department Head Wound Care Nurse/ License Practical Nurse
  • License Practical Nurse/ Military

Degrees

  • Associates
  • Diploma

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