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licensed practical nurse resume example with 9 years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Skilled Licensed Practical Nurse offering 15+ years of experience in the field. Knowledgeable about assisting with non-invasive procedures and performing respiratory treatments. Strong documentation skills and a firm grasp of compliance requirements. Dependable healthcare team member with sound judgment, excellent clinical abilities and smooth bedside manner. Track and chart vitals and other markers to help patients, support team treatment goals and boost outcomes. Specialist experience in [patient support.

Skills
  • Pulse Oximetry Tracking
  • Infection Control and Aseptic Procedures
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Transcribing Orders
  • Treatment Planning
  • Indirect Patient Care
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Caregiving skills
  • Case Management
  • Maintaining nutrition
  • Patient Management
  • Patient Care
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Infection Control
  • Diabetes Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Regulatory Requirements
  • Breathing treatments
  • Documenting intake
  • Patient Assessments
Work History
Licensed Practical Nurse, 08/2018 - Current
Milan Laser Hair Removal Allentown, PA,
  • Applied interpersonal communication skills to comfort and counsel patients and families throughout care process.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Monitored and tracked patient vitals in powerclick to keep team informed of changing conditions.
  • Cared for over 25 skilled patients each day with quality-driven support.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Administered controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations.
  • Used aseptic techniques to provide sterilized wound care and dressing applications.
Home Health Nurse, 05/2012 - Current
The Pediatric Connection Grottoes, VA,
  • Protected patients and healthcare team members from infection by sterilizing equipment and reusable supplies.
  • Delivered oral medications, intramuscular injections and IV fluids to mitigate or resolve patient symptoms.
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions to communicate concerns to supervising nurse manager.
  • Collaborated with vendors to procure medical equipment, supplies and services.
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
  • Provided all daily living tasks to enhance quality of life for elderly patients.
  • Educated family members and caregivers on patient care instructions.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Educated patients and answered questions about health condition, prognosis and treatment.
  • Implemented interventions, including medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
  • Performed frequent checks on life support equipment and made necessary adjustments to preserve optimal patient conditions.
  • Applied nursing expertise to meet needs of one patients in home environment.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
LPN, 04/2020 - 08/2020
Department Of Veterans Affairs Las Cruces, NM,
  • Complied with all security regulations within prison system and administered care in safest possible environment.
  • Performed mental health evaluations when warranted and recommended patients to therapists.
  • Applied nursing expertise to meet needs of patients in challenging correctional environment.
  • Educated patients and answered questions about health condition, prognosis and treatment.
  • Quickly responded to situations impacting safety and security to unit, actualizing crisis prevention interventions to control and de-escalate situations.
  • Administered different therapies and medications in line with physician orders and treatment plan.
  • Adhered to strict safety measures by carefully determining proper dosages before administering medications.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared for lab testing.
  • Followed all personal and health data procedures to effectively comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
LPN, 11/2019 - 03/2020
Department Of Veterans Affairs Lawrenceville, GA,
  • Supported physicians during examinations and scans to assist with diagnostic procedures.
  • Applied interpersonal communication skills to comfort and counsel patients and families throughout care process.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Minimized staff and patient infection risk by cleaning and disinfecting equipment instruments.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
Education
Associate of Science: Nursing, Expected in 06/2003
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Edgecombe Community College - Tarboro, NC
GPA:
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School Attended

  • Edgecombe Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Home Health Nurse
  • LPN
  • LPN

Degrees

  • Associate of Science

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