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Jessica
Claire
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Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Professional Summary

Patient focused LPN with nineteen years of experience in geriatric care, in long term care / rehabilitation facilities, in home nursing, and agency nursing. Achieved a broad knowledge of nursing skills associated within the practice of my field as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Veteran of the USAF with an Honorable Discharge.

Skill Highlights
  • Skilled in conducting physical examinations and assessments
  • Geriatric treatment knowledge
  • Strong medical ethic
  • Computerized charting specialist
  • Enthusiastic caregiver 
  • Acute and rehabilitative care
  • Drug administration trained
  • Successful treatment of conditions
  • Problem resolution ability
  • Practiced inpatient and outpatient caregiver
  • Patient/family focused
  • AED certification
  • Wound cleaning/care ability
  • Abides by infection control standards​
  • Accomplished in colostomy care
  • Talent in obtaining/charting vital signs
Education and Training
Anderson School of Practical Nursing Anderson, Indiana IN. Expected in Associate of Science : Licensed Practical Nurse - GPA :

State Board Licensed

Anderson University Anderson, Indiana Expected in : Nursing - GPA :

Nursing Acquired credits towards that degree, in pre-requisites, of English, Chemistry, Algebra, History, Speech, and electives. Accomplished those credits as required. Worked towards Minor in Psychology,

USAF San Antonio, TX Expected in : Military Classes - GPA :

One year Reserve status prior to active duty. Six weeks Basic Training completed in military ethics, self discipline and protocol along with standard classes required by the military and credits obtained. Specialized training in Medical Administration. Carried the highest position within my platoon as a platoon leader and red rope status. Obtained an Honorable Discharge after completion of 3 years.

Licenses

Licensed and active in the state of Indiana. License held also in Ohio and Iowa, both in inactive status.

Professional Experience
Job Corps - Licensed Practical Nurse
Limestone, ME, 06/2013 - 2015

Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records. Monitored post-op vitals, set up PCA, fluids, reviewed post-op orders and orient patients to unit. Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments. Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through a team nursing process covering 8-10 high acuity patients per shift.

Job Corps - Licensed Practical Nurse
Imperial Beach, CA, 06/2012 - 2013
Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment and maintained patient flow.
  • Gained experience in working within an Assisted Living environment which focused on meeting the needs of those patients, not requiring a long term care facility.
  • Achieving the goals of maintaining their independence and ability to continue to do self-care with 24 hour nursing staff availability.
  • Assisted patients with ADL care, medication and treatments.
Job Corps - Licensed Practical Nurse
San Jose, CA, 10/2011 - 06/2012

Transferred from the Indiana facility to Ohio facility. Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions and follow-up care. Took and recorded patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure. Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care. Obtained vitals for a floor of 25 patients per shift. Provided quality nursing care in accordance with resident care policies and procedures. Often commended for maintaining the safety, respect and dignity of residents.

Job Corps - Licensed Practical Nurse
Ottumwa, IA, 2010 - 10/2011
  • Health care Services.
  • Resolving and maintaining the care and safety of residents residing on the intermediate & skilled units.
  • Skilled in the dispensing of medications, treatments, pharmacy orders, contacting doctors, and keeping in immediate contact with family members and loved ones on any changes in a patients status.
  • Maintaining and monitoring the safety of patients and staff in exercising universal precautions, and OSHA safety regulations.
  • Supervising staff, and designating duties and responsibilities to CNA's.
  • Implementing a Care Plan that works in helping residents recovering for a short stay, or long term care to be able to maintain independence & dignity.
Job Corps - Licensed Practical Nurse
Laredo, TX, 06/2009 - 2010
  • Experienced in working with home bound patients with a variety of health care needs.
  • Working with both the patients and the families in making their lives more comfortable and manageable within their own home environment.
  • Showing compassion to those patients and families that are dealing with those are facing a shortened life expectancy due to their illness.
  • Administering medication, nourishments whether oral, or via G-tube, breathing treatments, administering oxygen, experienced in trach care, documenting patients progress, or changes.
  • Reporting changes to both the doctor and HHC agency, Assisting with ADL care, and accompanying patients to appointments if needed.
  • Following policy and procedure, and implementing those procedures in regards to HEPA, and Universal Precautions.
  • Transcribing and ordering patient's medications, and any changes of meds, to both the family and company.
  • Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records.
Languages

English

Interests

Co Founder of a Motorcycle Ministry with my husband, Involved with Family & Grandchildren, riding motorcycles, also enjoy outdoor activities like picnics, camping and fishing. Previous experience as a reserve police officer and worked with Civil Defense. Enjoy writing short stories and drawing for leisure.

Skills

Health care: intravenous therapy, computerized charting, People skills: great bedside manner, advanced problem-solving, great organizational skills, and a strong patient advocate.

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School Attended

  • Anderson School of Practical Nursing
  • Anderson University
  • USAF

Job Titles Held:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse

Degrees

  • Associate of Science

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