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

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
  • Staff direction and task delegation
  • Caring for wounds
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Counting narcotics
  • Educating families
  • Documenting incidents
  • Assisting physicians
  • Empathetic and compassionate
Education and Training
Gateway Community College Phoenix, AZ, Expected in 10/2009 Associate of Applied Science : Nursing - GPA :
Experience
Lake Regional Health System - LPN
Lebanon, MO, 05/2010 - 04/2021
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Communicated concerns regarding clients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors and case managers.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and aided with feeding and monitoring.
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • 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.
  • Followed rehabilitation and treatment care plans to accelerate patient recovery, minimize pain and optimize patient outcomes.
  • Assisted physicians with examinations and patient scans during diagnostic processes.
  • Prevented drug interactions and contributed to correct diagnosis by recording patient health information, monitoring vitals and updating patient files.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Used sterile techniques to prepare patients for procedures.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
  • Cared for patients' acute and chronic wounds by changing dressings and applying medicated compounds.
  • Worked with registered nurses to deliver comprehensive, high-quality care to geriatric patients.
  • Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Monitored infection control procedures to verify facility-wide health and safety.
  • Observed, charted and reported developments in patient health condition in 42-bed hospital.
Lake Regional Health System - LPN
Lake Ozark, MO, 10/2008 - 05/2010
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Followed rehabilitation and treatment care plans to accelerate patient recovery, minimize pain and optimize patient outcomes.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Monitored infection control procedures to verify facility-wide health and safety.
  • Managed patients' hygiene with comprehensive care for toileting, bathing and grooming needs.
  • Kept EHR updated with patients' vital statistics, tracking metrics and observations about behaviors or responses.
Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center - ER Technician/Orthopedic Technician/Extern
City, STATE, 11/2001 - 10/2008
  • Stocked and replenished patient care areas with appropriate supplies.
  • Monitored patients' condition and reported changes in status or acuity to nurses.
  • Safely transferred patients to wheelchair or stretchers for transportation to other departments.
  • Coordinated with nurses to assess and prepare patients for tests and medical procedures.
  • Took blood pressure measurements and reported to nurse or physician if above or below normal levels.
  • Applied and educated patients on orthopedic devices like crutch walking.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services.
  • Facilitated communication patients, visitors, nurses, physicians and other hospital personnel.
US Army - Combat Medic
City, STATE, 05/1997 - 05/2001
  • Trained extensively in advanced lifesaving techniques, communications and telemedicine skills to provide best care in remote locations.
  • Provided fast and accurate emergency response to injured teammates, providing first aid and Buddy Care.
  • Led diverse training simulations to prepare teams for combat and emergency situations.
  • Gathered information about patient medical histories and current health conditions in order to make sound decisions for treatment.
  • Instructed personnel on environmental hazard reduction and PPE use, driving standardized procedures and supporting team health and performance.
  • Conducted tests, gave vaccines and administered medications for acute and long-term conditions.
  • Educated personnel on best practices for disease prevention such as trench foot, malaria and STDs.
  • Deployed to forward operating bases to accompany battle personnel on patrol, engagements and scout missions to provide needed medical attention.
  • Trained soldiers, US contractors and foreign nationals on comprehensive combat operations to support mission goals.

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School Attended
  • Gateway Community College
Job Titles Held:
  • LPN
  • LPN
  • ER Technician/Orthopedic Technician/Extern
  • Combat Medic
Degrees
  • Associate of Applied Science