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licensed vocational nurse resume example with 18 years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Skills
  • Knowledgeable with Alaris pump and feeding pumps
  • Ventilator Care
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Inpatient and Outpatient care
  • GT, NGT, Peg tube care
  • Medication Administration
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Hospice Care
  • Patient Assessments
  • Collecting vitals
  • Insulin medication assistance
  • Blood Transfusion Administration
  • IV medication administration
Summary

Dedicated and Hard-working ICU REGISTERED NURSE with 16+ years of work experience as a Patient-focused Licensed Vocational Nurse with solid background working in Subacute/Neuro unit, Skilled Nursing Facility and Patients home environments to deliver exceptional patient care and nursing support. Treats patients of all ages and specializes in delivering effective quality nursing care. Performs in stressful and crisis situations and interprets and applies policies and procedures with good judgment. Aiming to leverage a proven knowledge of continuity of care, patient relations, and outpatient care skills to successfully fill the Registered Nurse role at your company. Highly observant, detail-oriented and dedicated to high-quality, cost-effective healthcare. Frequently praised as efficient by my peers, I can be relied upon to help your company achieve its goals.

Experience
Registered Nurse, ICU, 08/2022 - Current
Job Corps Crystal Springs, MS,
  • Adhered to infection control procedures to facilitate safe, clean patient environment.
  • Evaluated patients, recognized and addressed complications and coordinated treatment with other members of critical care team.
  • Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through team nursing process.
  • Updated charts throughout shifts with current, accurate information to maintain strict recordkeeping standards.
  • Provided patient and family health education focusing on self-management, prevention and wellness.
  • Assessed and prepared patients for procedures, performing initial and ongoing patient assessments.
  • Advocated for patients by supporting and respecting basic rights, values and beliefs.
Licensed Vocational Nurse, 08/2020 - 03/2023
Job Corps Irvine, CA,
  • Guided patients' loved ones and caregivers in pain management, wound care and medication dosing.
  • Listened to patients and loved ones, offering emotional support and kindness to help with end-of-life transition.
  • Delivered respectful, compassionate care to each patient and family member.
  • Assessed patient conditions, monitored behaviors and updated supervising physicians with observations and concerns.
  • Evaluated and adjusted life support equipment, tubing and peripheral devices providing critical assistance to fragile patients.
HOME HEALTH NURSE (LVN), 09/2018 - 03/2023
Job Corps Guthrie, OK,
  • Provide basic patient care or treatments, such as taking temperatures or blood pressures, dressing wounds, treating bedsores, giving enemas or douches, rubbing with alcohol, massaging, or performing catheterizations
  • Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration
  • Work as part of a healthcare team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care, and implement interventions
  • Provide medical treatment or personal care to patients in private home settings, such as treatments, making sure their medications up to date and taken as prescribed, educating patients and family members/caregivers about specific things to care for the patients, and seeing that patients are comfortable and safe.
LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE, 06/2004 - 02/2019
Garden Crest Convalescent Hospital City, STATE,
  • Answer patients' calls and determine how to assist them
  • Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration
  • Work as part of a healthcare team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care, and implement interventions
  • Collect samples, such as blood, urine, or sputum from patients, and perform routine laboratory tests on samples
  • Prepare patients for examinations, tests, or treatments and explain procedures
  • Assemble and use equipment, such as catheters, tracheotomy tubes, or oxygen suppliers
  • Record food and fluid intake and output
  • Help patients with bathing, dressing, maintaining personal hygiene, moving in bed, or standing and walking
  • Wash and dress bodies of deceased persons
  • Assess and care for patients with tracheostomy, suction, provide oxygen, maintain airflow, and give breathing treatments
  • Administer medications, assess patients for side effects and potential adverse reactions
  • Note time given and charted it.
LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE, 03/2004 - 07/2005
Company Name City, State,
  • Administer prescribed medications noting times and amounts on patients' charts
  • Observe patients, charting and reporting changes in patients' conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking any necessary action
  • Provide basic patient care or treatments, such as taking temperatures or blood pressures, dressing wounds, treating bedsores, giving enemas or douches, rubbing with alcohol, massaging, or performing catheterizations
  • Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration
  • Work as part of a healthcare team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care, and implement interventions
  • Assemble and use equipment, such as catheters, tracheotomy tubes, or oxygen suppliers
  • Evaluate nursing intervention outcomes, conferring with other healthcare team members as necessary
  • Record food and fluid intake and output
  • Supervise nurses' aides or assistants.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science (B.S: , Expected in 09/2021
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NATIONAL UNIVERSITY - Los Angeles, CA,
GPA:
Status -

Bachelor of Science in Nursing , Registered Nurse

  • Honor Roll [Magna Cum laude, 2021]
: , Expected in 02/2004
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American Career College - Los Angeles, CA
GPA:
Status -
Activities and Honors
NUSNA (National University Student's Nurse's Association) member National Student Nurses Association (NSNA) member
Certifications
IV and blood withdrawal certified, BLS or CPR certified, Trach and Vent certified,

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School Attended

  • NATIONAL UNIVERSITY
  • American Career College

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse, ICU
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse
  • HOME HEALTH NURSE (LVN)
  • LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE
  • LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science (B.S

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