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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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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 capable of triaging patients, taking down information and completing procedures such as wound care. Excellent communication, prioritization and multitasking abilities with sound judgment and a compassionate nature. Effective at tracking vitals and responses to treatments, administering medications and transcribing orders. Good relationship-building and problem-solving abilities. Adept at addressing patient needs with compassionate care and attention to detail. Diligent about maximizing satisfaction, safety and wellness while serving patients. 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. Well-qualified Healthcare professional adept at managing specimens, assisting with mobility and responding to emergencies. Excellent relationship-building, prioritization and time management skills.

Skills
  • Infection control and aseptic procedures
  • Pulse oximetry tracking
  • Patient management
  • Patient privacy
  • Direct patient care
  • Notifying family members
  • Maintaining nutrition
  • Inpatient care
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Charting and clinical documentation
  • Patient assessments
  • Chronic disease management
  • Writing reports
  • Documenting intake
  • Transcribing orders
  • Indirect patient care
  • Breathing treatments
  • Caregiving skills
  • Venipuncture, documenting lab orders and sending documentation to hospital
  • Clinical meetings, updating care plans during risk meeting
Work History
09/2013 to 09/2014
Licensed Practical Nurse Charge Nurse National Church Residences Indianapolis, IN,
  • Assisted in continuous improvement activities while developing and maintaining resulting documents
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions
  • Took samples such as blood and urine to complete diagnostic and routine assessment tests
  • Helped patients complete day-to-day tasks, including bathing, dressing and eating
  • Clearly and thoroughly explained diagnoses, treatment options and procedures to patients and loved ones, checking in to verify understanding
  • Documented patient information obtained from interviews concerning symptoms, medications and prior treatment
  • Gathered patient data, cleaned wounds and changed catheters
  • Provided basic patient care and treatment, taking temperature and blood pressure and dressing wounds
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions and communicated concerns to supervisor
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in medical records
  • Documented residents' behavior in terms of mental status, sleeping and eating patterns in medical record books
  • Supported diagnoses by taking blood, urine or sputum samples from patients for laboratory testing
  • Delivered oral medications, intramuscular injections to resolve patient symptoms
  • Administered prescribed medications under direction of physician
  • Helped long-term care residents with bathing, dressing, feeding, and other daily living activities
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance
  • Circulated assigned floor to measure and record patients' fluid and food levels, implementing measures to promote healthy intake and output as necessary
02/2013 to 04/2016
Licensed Practical Nurse Charge Nurse National Church Residences Kenner, LA,
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions and communicated concerns to supervising [Job title]
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance
  • Gathered patient data, cleaned wounds and changed catheters as part of comprehensive support
  • Protected patients and healthcare team members from infection by sterilizing equipment and reusable supplies
  • Took samples such as blood and urine to complete diagnostic and routine assessment tests
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions
  • Delivered oral medications, intramuscular injections to resolve patient symptoms
  • Circulated assigned floor to measure and record patients' fluid and food levels, implementing measures to promote healthy intake and output as necessary
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in medical records
  • Documented patient information obtained from interviews concerning symptoms, medications and prior treatment
  • Provided basic patient care and treatment, taking temperature and blood pressure and dressing wounds
  • Helped patients complete day-to-day tasks, including bathing, dressing and eating
  • Helped long-term care residents with bathing, dressing, feeding, and other daily living activities
  • Supported diagnoses by taking blood, urine or sputum samples from patients for laboratory testing
  • Clearly and thoroughly explained diagnoses, treatment options and procedures to patients and loved ones, checking in to verify understanding
  • Reviewed patient history to verify conditions and current medications
02/2016 to 02/2018
On Call Hospice LPN Summit Educational Resources Amherst, NY,
  • Provided compassionate care for critically ill patients and worked closely with families during the final stages of life
  • Maintained comfort and quality of life, and alerted physicians about changes in patients' condition
  • Provided continuous and precise assessment of patients pain and comfort levels
  • Communicated all pertinent information and evaluations through clear and concise documentation
  • Monitored and documented significant changes in the condition of the patient
    Provided in home patient care including, but not limited to, activities of daily living, patient hygiene and pain control
    Empathic, coherent communication with patient and family
07/2017 to Current
Licensed Practical Nurse Quail Run Health Care City, STATE,
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically-relevant symptoms
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels
  • Supported physicians during examinations and scans to assist with diagnostic procedures
  • 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
  • Applied interpersonal communication skills to comfort and counsel patients and families throughout care process
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport. Keep track of all lab orders and notify the hospital weekly with orders
  • Maximized patient satisfaction by helping individuals carry out personal tasks such as dressing and walking
  • Provided diagnosis information, treatment possibilities, disease management tips and wound care advice to patients, loved ones and caregivers
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures
  • Educated clients, patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management
  • Administered controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes
  • Provide holistic care to treat spiritual and emotional needs.
Education
Expected in 07/2008
Certificate of Nursing: Licensed Practical Nurse
North Central Missouri College - Trenton, MO
GPA:
Expected in 05/2001
High School Diploma:
Northeast Nodaway High School - Ravenwood, MO
GPA:

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School Attended

  • North Central Missouri College
  • Northeast Nodaway High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse Charge Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse Charge Nurse
  • On Call Hospice LPN
  • Licensed Practical Nurse

Degrees

  • Certificate of Nursing
  • High School Diploma

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