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Licensed Practical Nurse resume example with 15+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Summary

I am a Registered Nurse in the Philippines since 1992, work in almost field of nursing, I am also a clinical instructor innmy homecountry.

Patient-oriented nursing professional with [Number] years of hands-on experience in delivering quality direct and indirect patient care to individuals in [Type] settings. Skillfully complete [Task] and [Task]. Fosters relationships with patients, caregivers, and coworkers to drive patient care goals and advance nursing philosophies.

Self-motivated, decisive healthcare professional with proven bedside manner, clinical skills and diagnostic support experience. Manage and document current conditions to effectively support patients and work within multidisciplinary healthcare team to enhance outcomes. Specialize in [Type] patient care.

Knowledgeable and compassionate Nursing staff member with [Number]+ years of [Job Title] experience. Diligent about serving all facets of patient medical and personal needs. Focused on delivering high-quality care to individuals of all backgrounds while protecting patient safety and promoting satisfaction with facility services.

Dedicated [Job Title] committed to providing optimal patient care and support while assisting medical staff with meeting critical needs. Skilled in collecting specimens, cleaning rooms and managing dietary needs. Excellent communication and organizational skills combined with dependable, forward-thinking approach.

Devoted [Job Title] with [Number] years of experience in delivering patient-focused care and developing relationships with fellow co-workers. Certified in [Area of Certification] and [Area of Certification]. Expertise in [Area of expertise] and [Area of expertise].

Experienced medical professional well-versed in performing triage, collecting intake information and caring for wounds. Good communicator with organized nature and strong prioritization and multitasking skills. Sound judgment, caring nature and superior work ethic.

Skills
  • Multi-tasking and prioritization
  • Patient triaging
  • Healthcare platforms
  • Samples collection
Experience
01/2019 to Current
Licensed Practical Nurse Life Care Centers Of America Mcminnville, OR,
  • Guaranteed exceptional care quality by correctly administering medication, inserting and caring for catheters, dressing and changing wounds and assisting with personal hygiene.
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Used sterile techniques, including [Technique] and [Technique] to prepare patients for procedures.
  • Managed wound care, gave respiratory treatments and helped with non-invasive procedures.
  • Started, monitored and managed intravenous medication to stabilize patient heart and blood pressure.
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Assisted physicians with conducting examinations and patient scans during diagnostic processes.
  • Educated clients, patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Communicated concerns regarding clients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors and case managers.
  • Observed, charted and reported developments in patient health condition in [Number]-bed hospital.
  • Delivered high-quality direct and indirect nursing care to up to [Number] patients per day.
  • Collected biological specimens and packages for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Scheduled appointments for evaluations and scans for office with [Number]+ active patients.
  • Worked with healthcare team, including social workers, physical therapists and speech therapists, to assess patient needs, plan and adjust plans of care and actualize nursing interventions to promote and restore patient health.
06/2015 to 12/2016
Licensed Practical Nurse Life Care Centers Of America Michigan City, IN,
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Researched and studied client diagnoses to identify care needs, effectively contributed to nursing plan developments and facilitated patient education.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Triaged patients by phone and provided general assistance for basic and advanced needs.
  • Guaranteed exceptional care quality by correctly administering medication, inserting and caring for catheters, dressing and changing wounds and assisting with personal hygiene.
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Used sterile techniques, including [Technique] and [Technique] to prepare patients for procedures.
  • Managed wound care, gave respiratory treatments and helped with non-invasive procedures.
  • Started, monitored and managed intravenous medication to stabilize patient heart and blood pressure.
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Assisted physicians with conducting examinations and patient scans during diagnostic processes.
  • Educated clients, patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Communicated concerns regarding clients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors and case managers.
  • Observed, charted and reported developments in patient health condition in [Number]-bed hospital.
  • Worked with healthcare team, including social workers, physical therapists and speech therapists, to assess patient needs, plan and adjust plans of care and actualize nursing interventions to promote and restore patient health.
  • Scheduled appointments for evaluations and scans for office with [Number]+ active patients.
  • Collected biological specimens and packages for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
11/2003 to 07/2014
Dialysis Nurse Veterans Health Administration Peoria, IL,
  • Assisted physicians with specialized treatments related to renal replacement and apheresis therapy.
  • Administered medications to [Number] patients per day as directed by individual treatment plans.
  • Initiated and documented ongoing quality assurance activities to improve patient care and safety.
  • Monitored patient status during treatment and reported variances and adverse reactions to care teams.
  • Counseled patients on infusions and possible side effects to promote treatment compliance.
  • Collected and analyzed patient data before, during and after treatments and documented all information in patient medical records.
  • Updated medical records with current vitals, behavioral observations and medication details.
  • Supervised dialysis treatments for patients aging from child to adult in community hospital setting.
  • Administered oral, IV and intra-muscular medications and monitored patient reactions.
  • Executed appropriate steps for patient treatment following careful review of physician medical regimen.
  • Provided skilled direct nursing care to [Type] patients in [Type] department.
  • Administered Peritoneal dialysis as well as IV push, oral, subcutaneous, IV infusion and intramuscular medications.
  • Utilized computerized Resource and Patient Management System (RPMS) and Electronic Health Record (EHR) system.
  • Monitored diet, physical activity, behaviors and other patient factors to assess conditions and adjust treatment plans.
  • Advocated for patient needs with interdisciplinary team and implemented outlined treatment plans.
  • Documented all therapies, including [Type] and [Type] to keep patient charts up-to-date.
  • Maintained infection control logs, streamlined charting process, and improved patient outcomes through training and leadership.
  • Cared for patients recovering from [Type] and [Type] procedures and provided personalized daily assistance.
  • Participated in continuing education programs and [Type] workshops to enhance training and nursing knowledge.
  • Monitored post-op vitals, set up PCA, fluids, reviewed post-op orders and assimilated patients to unit.
  • Helped patients and families feel comfortable during challenging and stressful situations, promoting recovery and reducing compliance issues.
  • Delivered information regarding care and medications to patients and caregivers in comprehendible terminology.
  • Stocked clinical workstations and procedure rooms with necessary supplies.
06/2002 to 10/2003
Licensed Practical Nurse Life Care Centers Of America Palm Beach Gardens, FL,
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and aided with feeding and monitoring.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with daily living needs such as bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Researched and studied client diagnoses to identify care needs, effectively contributed to nursing plan developments and facilitated patient education.
  • Documented patient intake information, including medical histories, current symptoms and vitals such as height and weight.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Guaranteed exceptional care quality by correctly administering medication, inserting and caring for catheters, dressing and changing wounds and assisting with personal hygiene.
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Used sterile techniques, including [Technique] and [Technique] to prepare patients for procedures.
  • Managed wound care, gave respiratory treatments and helped with non-invasive procedures.
  • Started, monitored and managed intravenous medication to stabilize patient heart and blood pressure.
  • Followed rehabilitation and treatment care plans to accelerate patient recovery, minimize pain and optimize patient outcomes.
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Educated clients, patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
Education and Training
Expected in 04/1992
Bachelor of Science: Nursing
St. Rita College Of Nursing - Manila, Philippines
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • St. Rita College Of Nursing

Job Titles Held:

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

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science

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