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Jessica
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Summary

Skilled Licensed Vocational Nurse implements nursing care, following physician orders in conformance with recognized nursing techniques, standards and administrative policies. Superb technical knowledge and high-level communications skills standardizing nursing practice towards quality care optimization. Prioritizes clinical and operational tasks in fast-paced emergent settings. Accomplished Licensed Vocational Nurse leverages critical thinking, analysis and medical knowledge to deliver superior care in high-pressure environments. Collaborates with physicians and multidisciplinary team members, restoring patients' health through nursing and health education processes. Maintains positive attitude in urgent, stressful situations. Dedicated and compassionate Licensed Practical Nurse with extensive experience in medical procedures, including sample collection, blood draw, IV insertion and infection control. Meticulous regard for detail and accuracy with strong follow-through and administrative skills. 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
  • Patient triaging
  • Samples collection
  • Healthcare platforms
  • Caring for wounds
  • Staff direction and task delegation
  • Rehabilitation techniques
  • Tracking symptoms
  • Regulatory requirements
  • Documenting incidents
  • Counting narcotics
  • Psychotropic medication knowledge
  • Assisting physicians
  • Educating families
  • Empathetic and compassionate
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Computer skills
Education and Training
Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts Modesto , Expected in 03/2019 Licensed Vocational Nurse Degree : Nursing - GPA :
Carrington College California - Sacramento Sacramento, CA Expected in 12/2020 Associate of Applied Science : Nursing - GPA :
Experience
Mga Homecare - Licensed Vocational Nurse
Kempner, TX, 10/2020 - Current
  • Monitored infection control procedures to verify facility-wide health and safety.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Evaluated patient care procedural changes for effectiveness and made necessary adjustments.
  • Directed implementation of improved patient care and documentation methods and procedures to achieve quality objectives.
  • Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
  • 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.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements, also assisting with feeding and monitoring.
  • Guaranteed exceptional care quality by correctly administering medication, inserting and caring for catheters, dressing and changing wounds and assisting with personal hygiene.
  • Managed wound care, gave respiratory treatments and helped with non-invasive procedures.
  • Counseled clients, patients and families and provided emotional and psychosocial support.
  • 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.
  • Educated clients, patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
Res-Care, Inc. - Certified Nursing Assistant
Salinas, CA, 02/2008 - 01/2021
  • Fostered relationships with patients, caregivers and healthcare teams to achieve individual care plan targets.
  • Conducted routine checks on standard patient vitals, including blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
  • Documented activities and recorded information in EMR system.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Engaged with patient family and friends to provide courteous, efficient visit experience.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Rendered hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures.
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Administered personal nursing assistance in pre- and post-operative situations.
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare teams to provide high-quality patient care.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements, also assisting with feeding and monitoring.
  • Collected specimens, monitored vitals and maximized patient comfort to maintain optimal environment.
  • Maintained accurate, timely flow of information by completing thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patient status.
Mga Homecare - Licensed Vocational Nurse
Landis, NC, 01/2020 - 10/2020
  • Monitored infection control procedures to verify facility-wide health and safety.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Evaluated patient care procedural changes for effectiveness and made necessary adjustments.
  • Directed implementation of improved patient care and documentation methods and procedures to achieve quality objectives.
  • Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
  • Sterilized equipment and supplies using germicides and autoclaves to protect patients and staff from infection.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
  • 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.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements, also assisting with feeding and monitoring.
  • Scheduled appointments for evaluations and scans for office with 18+ active patients.
  • Followed rehabilitation and treatment care plans to accelerate patient recovery, minimize pain and optimize patient outcomes.
  • Guaranteed exceptional care quality by correctly administering medication, inserting and caring for catheters, dressing and changing wounds and assisting with personal hygiene.
  • Observed, charted and reported developments in patient health condition in 18+bed hospital.
  • Collected biological specimens and packages for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Managed wound care, gave respiratory treatments and helped with non-invasive procedures.
  • Counseled clients, patients and families and provided emotional and psychosocial support.
  • 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.
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Communicated concerns regarding clients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors and case managers.
  • Educated clients, patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • 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.
Mga Homecare - Licensed Vocational Nurse
Lavon, TX, 10/2019 - 03/2020
  • Sterilized equipment and supplies using germicides and autoclaves to protect patients and staff from infection.
  • Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
  • Collected biological specimens and packages for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Educated clients, patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Used sterile techniques, including hand washing and injection administration to prepare patients for procedures.

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School Attended

  • Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts
  • Carrington College California - Sacramento

Job Titles Held:

  • Licensed Vocational Nurse
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse

Degrees

  • Licensed Vocational Nurse Degree
  • Associate of Applied Science

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