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Jessica
Claire
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Summary

Knowledgeable and compassionate nursing staff member diligent about serving patient's medical and personal needs. Focused on delivering high-quality care to individuals of diverse backgrounds while protecting patient safety and promoting satisfaction with facility services.

Skills
  • Interdisciplinary Team Collaboration
  • Call Answering and Assistance
  • Work Planning and Coordination
  • Patient Observation
  • Patient Charting
  • Intravenous Medications
  • Staff Supervision
  • Wound Dressing
  • Vital Signs Recording
  • Medication Administration
  • Activities of Daily Living ADLs
  • Team Building
  • Specimen Collection
  • Nursing Staff Supervision
  • Responsible and Dependable
  • Time Management
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • First Aid and CPR
  • Inventory Assessment
  • Treatment Room Preparation
  • Cleaning and Sanitizing
  • Dementia Knowledge and Care
  • Management Team Support
  • Dietary Requirements and Restrictions
  • Recordkeeping and Maintenance
Education and Training
Hazard Community And Technical College Hazard, KY Expected in 05/2011 License Practical Nurse : - GPA :
Perry Central High School Hazard, KY, Expected in 05/1998 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Experience
Good Shepherd Hospice - LPN
Cameron, MO, 08/2020 - Current
  • 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.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Started, monitored and managed intravenous medication to stabilize patient heart and blood pressure.
  • 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.
  • Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
  • Inserted, cared for and removed patients' catheters and monitored fluid output.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Assisted with patients' nutritional needs by setting up self-feeding assistance or directly feeding individuals with severely limited mobility.
  • Evaluated patient care procedural changes for effectiveness and made necessary adjustments.
  • Managed patients' hygiene with comprehensive care for toileting, bathing and grooming needs.
Good Shepherd Hospice - LPN
Great Neck, NY, 01/2019 - 08/2020
  • Obtain and documented vital signs.to medical administration.
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • Assisted physicians with examinations and patient scans during diagnostic processes.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Used sterile techniques to prepare patients for procedures.
  • Removed sutures/staples.
  • Scheduled appointments for procedures.
  • Narcotic agreements.
  • Narcotics counts.
  • Kaspers reports.
  • Administer medications.
  • Perform EKG's.
  • Perform PFT's
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Set up and assist with Pap's.
  • Swab for flu, strep, and Covid-19
  • Administer vaccines
Jevs Human Services - LPN Supervisor
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 08/2016 - 01/2019
  • Directed medication administration and oversaw all patient care.
  • Monitored patients' condition and progress, reevaluating treatments as necessary.
  • Evaluated patient conditions, progress and treatment success to make changes and adapt treatment plans.
  • Adhered to facility and legal standards for daily operations and medication room management.
  • Set up staff schedules and assigned specific work based on department needs and individual strengths.
  • Assisted with development, optimization and management of nursing standards and policies.
  • Assessed performance of individual nurses and developed improvement plans for struggling or deficient personnel.
  • Managed recruitment and hiring of staff.
  • Took patients vitals, including blood pressure, temperature and pulse and documented vital signs and weight of patients.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds.
  • Administered high consequence medications with exacting accuracy, monitoring patients for side effects and supporting patient comfort and comprehensive recovery.
  • Analyzed charts and utilized data to recommend proper treatment courses to physicians.
  • Followed doctor and nurse instructions for medication management and charting of vital signs.
  • Supported nurses in providing routine wound care and attending to complex lacerations and punctures.
  • Educated patients on wound and disease self-management techniques.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Monitor patients for drug withdrawal symptoms.
  • Schedule staff
  • Submit timesheets.
  • Order supplies.
  • Stock supplies
  • Schedule appointments.
Good Shepherd Hospice - LPN
Hauppauge, NY, 09/2015 - 08/2017
  • 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.
  • Assisted physicians with examinations and patient scans during diagnostic processes.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Used sterile techniques to prepare patients for procedures.
  • Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
  • 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.
  • Performed EKG's
  • Performed PFT's
  • Obtained Kasper's
  • Narcotic agreements.
  • Administer medications.
  • Administer vaccines.
  • Obtain labs, flu and strep swabs.
  • Set up and assist with PAP's
  • Set up and assist with procedures.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Hazard Community And Technical College
  • Perry Central High School

Job Titles Held:

  • LPN
  • LPN
  • LPN Supervisor
  • LPN

Degrees

  • License Practical Nurse
  • High School Diploma

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