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licensed vocational nurse resume example with 16+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Summary

Well-trained Licensed Vocational Nurse with expert knowledge of patient care requirements. Delivers quality medical care for diverse needs and maintains strict standards. Knowledgeable about wound and catheter care, charting and medication administration. Skilled license vocational nurse with solid background working in pediatric and family medicine environments. Highly observant, detail-oriented and dedicated to high-quality, cost-effective healthcare.

Skills
  • Multi-tasking and prioritization
  • Patient triaging
  • Samples collection
  • Tracking symptoms
  • Caring for wounds
  • Educating families
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Empathetic and compassionate
  • Assisting physicians
  • Documenting incidents
  • Counting narcotics
  • Customer service
  • Organization
Experience
11/2018 to Current
Licensed Vocational Nurse Quad/Graphics, Inc. Sussex, WI,
  • Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Directed implementation of improved patient care and documentation methods and procedures to achieve quality objectives.
  • Worked with registered nurses to deliver comprehensive, high-quality care to all patients.
  • Cared for patients' acute and chronic wounds by changing dressings and applying medicated compounds.
  • Sterilized equipment and supplies using germicides and autoclaves to protect patients and staff from infection.
  • Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
  • Inserted, cared for and removed patients' catheters and monitored urine output.
  • Kept EHR updated with patients' vital statistics, tracking metrics and observations about behaviors or responses.
  • Evaluated patient care procedural changes for effectiveness and made necessary adjustments.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Documented patient intake information, including medical histories, current symptoms and vitals such as height and weight.
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Scheduled appointments for evaluations and scans for office.
04/2013 to 11/2018
Medical Assistant Princeton University Staff Boston, MA,
  • Assisted with diagnostic testing by collecting and packaging biological specimens for internal and laboratory analyses.
  • Performed preliminary physical tests, such as taking blood pressure, weight and temperature, accurately recording results in patient history summary.
  • Collaborated with local pharmacies to resolve and clarify issues with patient medication.
  • Relayed messages from patients to physicians about concerns, condition updates or refill requests to facilitate effective treatment.
  • Prepared prescription refill requests on behalf of physician to prevent lags.
  • Maintained inventory, vaccination and product expiration logs to record updated documentation for tracking purposes.
  • Measured patient peak flows to improve workflow efficiency.
  • Printed and filed examination data records according to HIPAA patient standards.
  • Assisted back office patient processes to reduce customer wait time.
  • Followed all principles of asepsis and infection control to meet patient safety guidelines.
  • Kept facility stocked with necessary supplies, equipment and instruments.
11/2004 to 01/2013
Medical Assistant Princeton University Staff Boston, MA,
  • Performed preliminary physical tests, such as taking blood pressure, weight and temperature, accurately recording results in patient history summary.
  • Assisted physicians by preparing patients for procedures, including EKGs, phlebotomy, glucose testing and pulmonary function tests.
  • Collaborated with local pharmacies to resolve and clarify issues with patient medication.
  • Relayed messages from patients to physicians about concerns, condition updates or refill requests to facilitate effective treatment.
  • Efficiently performed insurance verification and pre-certification and pre-authorization functions.
  • Implemented inventory tracking system to maintain product accessibility and lower equipment cost.
  • Contacted pharmacies to submit and refill patients' prescriptions.
  • Collected forms, copied insurance cards and coordinated patient information for billing and insurance processing.
  • Measured patient peak flows to improve workflow efficiency.
Education and Training
Expected in 02/2017 to to
License Vocational Nurse:
CNI College - Orange, CA
GPA:
Expected in 05/2003 to to
High School Diploma:
San Marcos High School - San Marcos, CA
GPA:

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School Attended

  • CNI College
  • San Marcos High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Licensed Vocational Nurse
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant

Degrees

  • License Vocational Nurse
  • High School Diploma

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