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licensed vocational nurse intake nurse resume example with 6+ years of experience

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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary

Dedicated, Registered Nurse proficient in procedural and perioperative settings, seeking to be a valuable asset in a cosmetic surgery center. An effective communicator and dynamic team player who thrives in fast paced clinical environments while delivering exceptional patient care.

Certifications
  • California Board of Registered Nursing License # 95255835
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse in CA #277456
  • Basic Life Support
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • IV Therapy and Blood Withdrawal
Work History
02/2022 to Current Registered Nurse, Endoscopy Elwyn | Morgan Hill, CA,
  • Perform patient pre-op assessment, VS monitoring, IV insertion and routine procedures to support interdisciplinary care.
  • Review and document patient medical history to reflect nursing assessment, and changes in clinical state.
  • Assist doctors during endoscopic procedures and accurately document treatment, specimen collection, and follow-up care.
  • Administer conscious sedation and monitor patient reactions.
  • Recover patient from anesthesia in PACU to perform discharge teaching.
  • Conduct pre-op calls to review specific instructions prior to procedures and post-op calls to improve patient satisfaction, answer questions and address new or worsening symptoms.
  • Educate family members and caregivers on patient care instructions.
  • Infection control preventionist nurse
  • Advocate and strive to protect health, safety and rights of patient.
06/2019 to 02/2022 Licensed Vocational Nurse - Intake Nurse Center For Discovery | City, STATE,
  • Accurately reviewed and processed referrals from hospitals and medical offices with emphasis on attention to detail.
  • Provided support and guidance during referral processes.
  • Educated patient and families about hospice philosophy, services and admission processes.
  • Obtained history, physical, progress notes, discharge summaries and signed Certificates of Terminal Illness.
  • Obtained orders from referring MD/NP.
  • Established systematic approach for reporting inquiries, referrals, admissions, and consults.
  • Efficiently coordinated distribution of tasks and monitored for accurate completion.
  • Performed quality control of patient files and data input.
  • Demonstrated optimal customer service at all times.
03/2019 to 05/2019 Licensed Vocational Nurse Sutter East Bay Medical Foundation | City, STATE,
  • Gathered patient history and physical upon admission for each client, provided complete client documentation and communicated observations to treatment team.
  • Delivered care to clients with various diagnoses such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia, anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder.
  • Collaborated with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for acute and chronic conditions.
  • Obtained vital signs, urine specimen collection, IV blood withdrawal for lab data entry and review.
  • Monitored clients for potential adverse effects from psychotropic medication use.
  • Ensured safety, provided therapeutic support and demonstrated professional conduct, respect, enthusiasm, and non-judgmental attitude towards clients, families and staff.
12/2016 to 08/2018 LVN - Primary Care, Urgent Care Windsor Vallejo Care Center | City, STATE,
  • Assigned patients of all ages into exam rooms to obtain and record vital signs, demographics, and medical history
  • Supported physicians during examinations to assist with diagnostic procedures for acute medical conditions such as shortness of breath, chest pain, allergic reactions, bleeding
  • Performed back office testing such as urine dipstick, rapid strep testing and influenza testing
  • Provided interventions with lacerations, fractures, EKG’s, orthotic device placements
  • Administered PO/IM/Subcutaneous medications and immunizations
  • Communicated lab results and reinforced discharge instructions to patients and family members
  • Closely monitored acute conditions, post-procedures, as well as adverse effects after medication administration to patient
  • Trained new LVN’s with emphasis on professional nursing practices
  • Minimized staff and patient infection risk by cleaning and disinfecting equipment and instruments
08/2014 to 12/2016 LVN - Admission Nurse, Unit Manager Company Name | City, State,
  • Maintained high quality care up to 18 short term or 30 long term patients in skilled nursing facility.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions, including cancer, dialysis, stroke, diabetes, post-op surgical patients, pneumonia and hospice.
  • Assessed patient response to therapy, monitored patient progress, developed care plans, reinforced health and nutrition education.
  • Prepared and administered medications (Oral, IV fluids, GT and NGT, IM/Subcutaneous Injections) and monitored for side effects.
  • Assisted floor nurses with medication administration and prescribed treatments, including IV hydration.
  • Collected laboratory samples such as urine, sputum, stool, wound culture, to complete diagnostic and routine assessment tests.
  • Provided wound care treatment such as negative pressure, wet to dry, colostomy sites, surgical incisions, and chronic wounds such as ulcers and bedsores.
  • Handled complaints from patients and families and immediately took steps for quick resolution and to prevent reoccurrence.
Education
Expected in 05/2023 to to Bachelor of Science | Nursing California State University - East Bay, Hayward, CA GPA:
Expected in 05/2021 to to Associate of Science | Nursing Contra Costa College, San Pablo, CA GPA:

Honors, 2021

Expected in 05/2014 to to Associate of Arts | General Science Solano Community College, Fairfield, CA GPA:

President's Honors, 2009

Expected in 01/2013 to to Licensed Vocational Nurse | Vocational Nursing American College of Nursing, Concord, CA, GPA:

3.5 GPA

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • California State University - East Bay
  • Contra Costa College
  • Solano Community College
  • American College of Nursing

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse, Endoscopy
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse - Intake Nurse
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse
  • LVN - Primary Care, Urgent Care
  • LVN - Admission Nurse, Unit Manager

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science
  • Associate of Arts
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse

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