Dedicated and compassionate LPN with an extraordinary work ethic and strong patient service record. Adept at fostering and sustaining open and productive professional relationships with physicians, patients, family members and other medical staff. Seeking a full time position at Phoenix home care where I can use my skills to bring quality care to patients.
Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Missouri, License number [number]
Performs basic patient care, taking blood pressure readings, treatments, measure of vital signs, administration of medications
Glucose testing and insulin therapy, monitoring for changes
Supervise CNA's as a charge nurse
Providing emotional support to residents and family.
Assists Spanish speaking individuals with communication in both simultaneous and consecutive interpreting at doctor visits, rehabilitation appointments, workers comp hearings.
Provided service at the Department of Corrections, Fulton State Hospital.
Assists in communication with other professionals within the health care field.
Monitored live video within the police department to insure safety of both the employees and patients.
Provided assistance to visitors by issuing visitor passes.
Promptly answered calls and directed calls within the hospital.
Assisted police with locating area of assistance, calling Joint Communications, and University Police as needed.
IV Certified. . My skills are care of feeding tubes,including G and J, tubes, also bolus feedings, and flushes. Stoma care, J tubes. Medication administration, VS, ADL's Glucose Testing, Insulin administration, injections; Pneumonia, Flu, and Heparin injections, Veinipuncture, PPD testing. Oxygen therapy, Nebulizer treatments, . Skin Assessments, wound care, Trach Care. Ostomy Care. , IV infusions, including IV pumps, Nurses notes, Patient charting; including Mars and Tars, filing, stocking of supplies, computer charting and faxing orders. Skills include seizure care, precautions, safety measures, hoyer lift, ADL's, VS, Trach care, suctioning, Neb. Tx's, Medication administration, including emergency meds,i.e. Diastat and Epi-pen. Glucose Testing and Insulin Therapy.
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