Licensed Practical Nurse with 3 years experience in multiple health care settings. Skilled in providing home health care as private duty nurse, nursing home - dementia unit, and medical office specializing in OB/GYN care.
Five years customer service management experience in corporate relocations. Responsible for employee interviewing and hiring, training and development, annual performance reviews, trouble shoot major client issues. Improved customer service department quality measurement scores and achieved Company department of the year award in 2008.
Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of New York, License number 302345-1, certificate number 7221468
Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of North Carolina, Certificate number 78490
CPR certified through American Heart Association
Maintained patient charts and confidential files.
Interviewed patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight and height.
Cleaned and sterilized instruments and disposed of contaminated supplies.
Assist in medical procedures such as colposcopy, LEEP, biopsies, IUD insertion and removal with ultra sound guidance when required.
Educate prenatal patients on nutrition, medication use and expectations during pregnancy.
Assess fetal heart rate and maintain proper prenatal flow charting.
Responsible for specimen collection and proper handling and order processing confirmation.
Communicate test results to patients and follow up care required.
Order tests as directed by Physician
Assist patients with referrals for fertility specialist, perinatology, urology and other medical specialties as required.
Proficient in preforming EKG testing and pulmonary function test.
Responsible for injectable medication administration IM, SC or Intra dermal.
Assist department manager with scheduling of medical assistants and nurses by maintaining bi-weekly schedule.
Maintain Physicans desktop as well as own, responding to patients request for medication, test results and overall health care concerns.
Assist team RN with triaging incoming calls for emergencies.
Worked in pediatrics during our yearly flu clinic by administrating flu vaccinations via nasal mist or injection.
Acted as a Company advocate by partisipating in Health Fair at Greenwich Hospital, Greenwich, CT
Administer Medications and treatments.
Perform G-tube medication and bolus food administration.
Assess patient vital signs prior to medication administration.
Monitor resident's medications and re-order as needed.
Report PT and INR findings to Physician and obtain new orders for medication.
Perform wound care as required.
Perform resident full body assessments for ulcers and report same to charge nurse.
Maintain resident charting and documentation.
Monitor and manage Certified Nursing Assistants on floor.
Administer medications and treatments.
Access patient lung sounds and vitals report any abnormalities to case manager and visiting RN nurse.
Assist patient with partial ADL's and toileting.
Perform and access wound care when required.
Promote patient rehabilitation by encouraging patient walking and performing ROM exercises.
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