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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary

Skilled Licensed Practical Nurse offering 10+ 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. Well-qualified medical professional with experience triaging patients, capturing information and completing basic procedures such as wound care. Excellent communication, prioritization and multitasking abilities with sound judgment and compassionate nature. Background in clinic and hospital environments. 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
  • Dementia Knowledge
  • Infection Control
  • Laboratory Testing
  • Rehabilitation Techniques
  • Documenting intake
  • Patient Assessments
  • Inpatient care
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Caregiving skills
  • Patient Management
  • Patient Care
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Process Optimization
  • Treatment Planning
  • Regulatory Requirements
  • EMR / EHR
  • Outpatient care
  • Notifying family members
  • Medical Records Management
  • Maintaining nutrition
  • Writing reports
Work History
07/2014 to Current Licensed Practical Nurse Veterans Health Administration | Wisconsin Rapids, WI,
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Applied interpersonal communication skills to comfort and counsel patients and families throughout care process.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Supported physicians during examinations and scans to assist with diagnostic procedures.
  • Provided diagnosis information, treatment possibilities, disease management tips and wound care advice to patients, loved ones and caregivers.
  • Performed functional assessments and physical examinations for admission and discharge to report changes in patient condition.
  • Performed functional assessments and physical examinations for admission and discharge to report changes in patient condition.
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
  • Educated clients, patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Assisted with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges.
08/2010 to 07/2014 Liscenced Pratical Nurse American Senior Communities | Greensburg, IN,
  • Assisted with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges.
  • Educated clients, patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Cared for over patients each day with quality-driven support.
  • Delivered updates in patient status, recording all changes in medical records.
  • Used medical tools to obtain patient vital signs.
  • Answered incoming phone calls from patients to provide basic assistance and triage medical concerns.
  • Made valuable contributions to care-plan development and patient education processes backed by thorough research into client diagnoses.
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
06/2003 to 08/2010 Wound Care Nurse Stanleytown Rehab | City, STATE,
  • Treated over patients per year with wounds caused by medical treatments, diseases and injuries.
  • Disseminated instructions for primary home caregivers and patients in preparation for discharge from hospital.
  • Advised patients on proper nutrition and offered holistic solutions to severe conditions.
  • Remained situationally aware and nimble despite critical health conditions.
  • Documented and examined patient recovery and reported progress to doctors for effective management.
  • Assessed and treated draining of wounds and burns.
  • Maintained comprehensive understanding of genitourinary, gastrointestinal and integumentary systems and provided treatment for wounds impacting them.
  • Implemented plans to prevent pressure ulcers and other wound developments.
  • Prevented skin deterioration against formidable odds using ground-breaking technology.
  • Instructed patients and caregivers on how to clean and dress wounds and how to prevent infections.
  • Offered emotional support to patients and family members experiencing trauma.
  • Collaborated with healthcare team to implement interventions for wound healing and skin breakdown prevention.
  • Provided consultation, education and counseling to patients, staff and community members.
  • Treated and carefully tended to vascular and diabetic ulcers.
  • Leveraged feedback and process improvement opportunities to create safer and healthier environment and increase patient satisfaction.
  • Followed all personal and health data procedures to effectively comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
Education
Expected in Associate of Science | Nursing Danville Community College, Danville, VA, GPA:
Certifications
  • First Aid/CPR Certified
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)

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School Attended

  • Danville Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Liscenced Pratical Nurse
  • Wound Care Nurse

Degrees

  • Associate of Science

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