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Licensed Practical Nurse resume example with 1+ years of experience

Jessica
Claire
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Summary

Cares for patients with exceptional clinical, interpersonal, and time management abilities. Diligent about helping people of all backgrounds with diverse healthcare needs. Top skills in communication, and medication administration. Manage and document current conditions to effectively support patients and work within multidisciplinary healthcare team to enhance outcomes. Specialize in direct patient care.

Skills

Medication administration

Therapeutic communication

Health history assessment and documentation

Direct patient care

Monitor IV fluids

Infection control standards

  • Multi-tasking and prioritization
  • Samples collection
  • Rehabilitation techniques
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Documenting incidents
Education and Training
Delta College of Arts & Technology Baton Rouge, LA Expected in 02/2022 Practical Nursing Diploma : Practical Nursing - GPA :
Experience
Biolife - Licensed Practical Nurse
Warren, MI, 07/2022 - Current
  • 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.
  • Communicated concerns regarding patients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors and case managers.
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • Followed rehabilitation and treatment care plans to accelerate patient recovery, minimize pain and optimize patient outcomes.
  • Prevented drug interactions and contributed to correct diagnosis by recording patient health information, monitoring vitals and updating patient files.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Applied interventions to progress patients toward wellness and address maintenance of wellness.
  • Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients.
  • Interviewed patients to obtain medical history.
  • Sterilized medical equipment and supplies with germicides, sterilizers and autoclaves.
  • Administered prescribed medications or started intravenous fluids, noting times and amounts on patient charts.
  • Used sterile techniques to prepare patients for procedures.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
  • Cared for patients' acute and chronic wounds by changing dressings and applying medicated compounds.
  • Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
  • Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Inserted, cared for and removed patients' catheters and monitored fluid output.
  • Monitored infection control procedures to verify facility-wide health and safety.
Sage LTAC Hospital. 304hrs - Student Practical Nurse
City, STATE, 10/2021 - 01/2022
  • Administered medications and therapies in accordance with physicians orders.
  • Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
  • Administered tube feedings via PEG tube
  • Administered IV piggyback medications via PICC LINES
  • Monitored patient status and reported update to senior medical staff.
  • Monitored and maintained catheters, IVs and bandages.
  • Operated under direction of licensed nursing professionals and pursued opportunities to learn new skills.
  • Maintained safe and comfortable environment for each patient.
  • Cared directly for patients by assisting with daily living activities and mobility needs.
  • Delivered culturally sensitive care to unit patients for optimal outcomes.
Golden Age Nursing Home. 192hrs - Student Practical Nurse
City, STATE, 06/2021 - 09/2021
  • Administered medications and therapies in accordance with physicians orders.
  • Guaranteed exceptional care quality by correctly administering medication, caring for catheters, and assisting with personal hygiene.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, and managed catheters.
  • Checked in on patients at regular intervals, Recorded food and fluid intake and output and took measures to promote healthy levels.
  • Maintained safe and comfortable environment for each patient.
  • Operated under direction of licensed nursing professionals and pursued opportunities to learn new skills.
  • Monitored and maintained catheters, IVs and bandages.
  • Monitored patient status and reported update to senior medical staff.
  • Delivered meals and snacks, helped patients feed themselves, and documented intake for medical records.
  • Observed medical procedures to advance nursing knowledge and prepare for more challenging experiences.
Harvest Manor Healthcare And Rehabilitation. - Student Practical Nurse
City, STATE, 04/2021 - 06/2021
  • Maintained safe and comfortable environment for each patient.
  • Operated under direction of licensed nursing professionals and pursued opportunities to learn new skills.
  • Monitored and maintained catheters, IVs and bandages.
  • Monitored patient status and reported update to senior medical staff.
  • Read and understood patient assignment list and reviewed charts to check for special conditions.
  • Delivered meals and snacks, helped patients feed themselves, and documented intake for medical records.
  • Cared directly for patients by assisting with daily living activities and mobility needs.
  • Completed clinical work in different units to achieve degree standards and build nursing knowledge.
  • Cared for patients in assigned units in line with nursing process and Joint Commission standards.
  • Observed medical procedures to advance nursing knowledge and prepare for more challenging experiences.
  • Delivered culturally sensitive care to unit patients for optimal outcomes.
  • Observed quality and comfort services delivered by nursing staff and expanded patient care abilities.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Delta College of Arts & Technology

Job Titles Held:

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

Degrees

  • Practical Nursing Diploma

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