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Jessica Claire
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Summary

Dedicated and compassionate Licensed Practical Nurse with extensive experience in sample collection, blood draw, IV insertion and infection control. Maintains composure and makes accurate decisions in fast-paced, unpredictable and stressful environments. History of interfacing seamlessly with doctors, specialized support services, patients and visiting families.

Skills
  • Multi-Tasking and Prioritization
  • Samples Collection
  • Patient Triaging
  • Healthcare Platforms
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Wound Dressing
  • Vital Signs Recording
  • Work Planning and Coordination
  • Examination and Test Preparation
  • Patient Positioning and Transporting
  • Medication Administration
  • Staff Supervision
  • Activities of Daily Living ADLs
  • Patient Observation
  • Interdisciplinary Team Collaboration
  • Patient Charting
  • Care Planning and Modifications
  • Call Answering and Assistance
  • Specimen Collection
  • Virginia Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Educating Families
  • Documenting Incidents
  • Empathetic and Compassionate
  • Counting Narcotics
  • Psychotropic Medication Knowledge
  • Staff Direction and Task Delegation
Experience
Licensed Practical Nurse, 08/2021 - Current
Monarch Minnetonka, MN,
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Worked with registered nurses to deliver comprehensive, high-quality care to mental health patients.
  • Documented observations, interventions, and concerns in patient charts and electronic systems, sustaining continuum of care from admission through to discharge.
  • Conducted independent risk assessment for self-directed violence, analyzing risk factors, protective factors, mental status and current triggers.
  • Conducted 15-minute and unscheduled checks on patients, immediately responding to hazardous incidents or crises to maintain safe milieu.
  • Educated patients, families, and caregivers on diagnosis, treatment, and disease management, equipping them with tools to achieve and maintain optimal psychiatric and mental health.
  • Created safe and supportive therapeutic milieu to promote recovery.
  • Administered psychotropic drugs and other medications, adhering to medication schedules and making adjustments commensurate with patients' condition and response.
  • Handled vital sign monitoring, medication administration and patient behavior assessments.
  • Documented all medications administered to mental health patients, following instructions from physicians and healthcare providers.
  • Monitored patients prescribed psychotropic medications to assess medications' effectiveness and side effects.
Licensed Practical Nurse, 11/2020 - 08/2021
Monarch Fridley, MN,
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Adhered to HIPAA requirements to safeguard patient confidentiality.
  • Contacted other medical facilities to confirm medical histories and prevent inaccurate diagnoses.
Licensed Practical Nurse, 10/2020 - 02/2021
Monarch New Ulm, MN,
  • Administered medication to patients according to strict schedules.
  • Prepared required treatment records and reports.
  • Monitored resident health with regular assessments to check on conditions and care efficacy.
  • Responded promptly to changes in conditions and emergency situations to deliver expert care in line with good practices and patients' wishes.
  • Assessed patient conditions, monitored behaviors and updated supervising physicians with observations and concerns.
  • Maintained strict patient data procedures to comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Monitored diet, physical activity, behaviors and other patient factors to assess conditions and adjust treatment plans.
Certified Nursing Assistant, 05/2018 - 09/2020
Christian Care Communities Middletown, OH,
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Conducted routine checks on patient vitals, blood pressure, and heart rate.
  • Collected specimens, monitored vitals and maximized patient comfort to maintain optimal environment.
  • Documented activities and recorded information in EMR system.
  • Engaged with patient family and friends to provide courteous visit experience.
  • Communicated concerns regarding patients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors, and case managers.
  • Answered signal lights, bells and requests-for-service to assist patient services fulfillment.
  • Assisted with adequate nutrition and fluid intake.
Education and Training
Diploma: Nursing, Expected in 03/2020
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Chester Career College - Chester, VA
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Diploma: General Studies, Expected in 06/2011
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Dinwiddie County High School - Dinwiddie, VA
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Southside Community College - Alberta, VA,
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  • Major in Nursing

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Chester Career College
  • Dinwiddie County High School
  • Southside Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Certified Nursing Assistant

Degrees

  • Diploma
  • Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)

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