Lpn resume example with 13+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Patient-oriented nursing professional with 25 years of hands-on experience in delivering quality direct and indirect patient care to individuals in long term and spilled settings as well as dialysis .Fosters relationships with patients, caregivers, and coworkers to drive patient care goals and advance nursing philosophies.

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.

Experienced medical professional well-versed in performing triage, collecting intake information and caring for wounds. Good communicator with organized nature and strong prioritization and multitasking skills. Sound judgment, caring nature and superior work ethic.

Dedicated [Job Title] committed to providing optimal patient care and support while assisting medical staff with meeting critical needs. Skilled in collecting specimens, cleaning rooms and managing dietary needs. Excellent communication and organizational skills combined with dependable, forward-thinking approach.



  • Healthcare platforms
  • Multi-tasking and prioritization
  • Patient triaging
  • Samples collection
  • Educating families
  • Counting narcotics
  • Rehabilitation techniques
  • Assisting physicians
  • Staff direction and task delegation
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Tracking symptoms
  • Empathetic and compassionate
  • Regulatory requirements
  • Documenting incidents
  • Caring for wounds
  • Psychotropic medication knowledge
  • [State] Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Conflict resolution
  • Critical thinking
LPN, 09/2018 - Current
Immunotek Port Orange, FL,
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • Counseled clients, patients and families and provided emotional and psychosocial support.
  • Documented patient intake information, including medical histories, current symptoms and vitals such as height and weight.
  • Prevented drug interactions and contributed to correct diagnosis by recording patient health information, monitoring vitals and updating patient files
  • Collected biological specimens and packages for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • 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.
  • Delivered high-quality directcare
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Observed, charted and reported developments in patient health condition
  • Communicated concerns regarding clients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors and case managers.
  • Started, monitored and managed intravenous medication to stabilize patient heart and blood pressure.
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with daily living needs such as bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Scheduled appointments for evaluations and scans for office with [Number]+ active patients.
  • Researched and studied client diagnoses to identify care needs, effectively contributed to nursing plan developments and facilitated patient education.
  • Prevented drug interactions and contributed to correct diagnosis by recording patient health information, monitoring vitals and updating patient files with [Software].
LPN Charge Nurse, 02/2008 - 12/2018
Natchitoches Nursing And Rehabilitation Center, Llc Natchitoches, LA,

Worked with MD, management, care plan team , therapy family and others to evaluate intervention outcomes and make needed adjustments to care plans.

  • Analyzed charts and utilized data to recommend proper treatment courses to physicians.
  • Monitored patients with incontinence issues, both after procedures and in recovery from trauma, installing catheters and monitoring bedpans to keep patients safe and comfortable.
  • Supported nurses in providing routine wound care and attending to complex lacerations and punctures.
  • Supported professional development of nurses with ranging experience levels, encouraging continual education and adaptation to evolving circumstances.
  • Established direct lines of communication between nursing staff and other interested departments, supporting patient care with collaboration between personnel with complementary specialties.
  • Supervised exceptional team with collaborative leadership and creative responses to resource scarcity and nurse availability.
  • Administered high consequence medications with exacting accuracy, monitoring patients for side effects and supporting patient comfort and comprehensive recovery.
  • Provided behavioral and emotional support and closely supervised patients suffering from dementia and Alzheimer's.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Checked in on patients at regular intervals to record food and fluid intake and output, taking measures to promote healthy levels as needed.
  • Provided pre- and post-operative nursing care.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Administered general care to patients, including recording of temperature and blood pressure, wound dressing and [Type] testing.
  • Performed triage to maximum team productivity and effectiveness.
  • Administered medications and therapies in accordance with physicians orders.
  • Assisted patients with daily tasks, such as dressing, hygiene upkeep and movement throughout facility,
  • Sterilized equipment and supplies using germicides and autoclaves to protect patients and staff from infection.
  • Utilized computerized Resource and Patient Management System (RPMS) and Electronic Health Record (EHR) system.
  • Directed implementation of improved patient care and documentation methods and procedures to achieve quality objectives.
  • Provided training and supervision to [Number]-member staff in [Type] unit.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
Family Business Partner , 06/2014 - 02/2018
New Family Resturant City, STATE,
  • Designed detailed business plans to outline finances, goals, and operations of company.
  • Hired talented, trainable team members and drove new business strategies to grow revenues from $[Amount] to $[Amount].
  • Led team of [Number] in sales and service operations.
  • Directly managed team of [Number] and oversaw [Number] staff total in [Type] and [Type] operations.
  • Spearheaded recruitment of top talent to fill vacancies such as [Job title], [Job title] and [Job title].
  • Managed day-to-day business operations, including [Type] and [Type] activities.
  • Strategized long-term business needs, driving customer feedback for process improvements.
  • Evaluated sales and expense records to adjust policies and procedures.
  • Oversaw employee hiring, recruitment and training for multiple business locations.
  • Established open door policy to foster environment of respect between employees and management.
  • Automated office operations and managed client and employee correspondence, scheduling, record tracking and data communications.
  • Interacted with customers and vendors with utmost professionalism to solve various problems.
Education and Training
Associate of Science: Practical Nursing, Expected in 06/1993
Danville Community College - Danville, VA
GED: , Expected in 08/1991
George Washington High School - Danville, VA

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School Attended

  • Danville Community College
  • George Washington High School

Job Titles Held:

  • LPN
  • LPN Charge Nurse
  • Family Business Partner


  • Associate of Science
  • GED

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