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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA XXX05
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Professional Profile
Advanced license practical nurse with 25 years in diagnosis, treatment prescription and follow-up with patients from pediatrics to geriatrics. Additional expertise includes management and staff supervision. Strong desire to focus on preventative care and health education.
Skills
  • Health and wellness expertise
  • Medication administration expert
  • Skilled in conducting physical examinations
  • Laparasopic procedures familiarity
  • Vascular care understanding
  • Skilled cardiac care nurse
  • Broad medical terminology knowledge
  • Geriatric treatment knowledge
Education and Training
Charlotte Technical Center Port Charlotte, fl Expected in 2008 : Nursing - GPA :
Florida SouthWestern State College Fort Myers, FL Expected in 2002 Associate of Science : medical administation/ billing and coding - GPA :
Edison community college Punta Gorda, fl Expected in 1994 Associate of Science : nursing - GPA :
Experience
Accentcare - LPN Assistant Living
Mesa, AZ, 10/2016 - 09/2017
Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records.
Developed and maintained quality care systems and standards, including but not limited to, creating and improving medical protocols/guidelines.
Provided palliative care in outpatient settings ranging from assessment to development and implementation of care plans.
Sound, ethical and independent decision-making ability consistent with medical protocols.
Disciplined, energetic employee who quickly establishes rapport with patients and colleagues.
Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments.
Implemented new floor assignments based on evaluation of staffing requirements.
Directed facility's LPN program including recruitment, enrollment, budgeting and instruction. Trained 5 new LPNs annually.
Port Charlotte Rehabilitation Center - LPN Rehab/LTC
City, STATE, 05/2015 - Current

Interviewed patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight and height.
Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients.
Often commended for maintaining the safety, respect and dignity of residents.
Partnered with team of Registered Nurses to ensure over all well-being of all patients.

Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care.
Obtained vitals for a floor of 25 patients per shift.
Obtained vitals for a floor of 25 patients per shift.
Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.
Completed and submitted clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines.
Support duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
Positioned residents for comfort and to prevent skin pressure problems.
Provided necessary supplies, support and assistance to medical staff and patients for unit specific procedures.
Performed routine tests such as urine dip stick, vision and hearing tests.
Recognized and reported abnormalities and/or changes in patients' health status to nursing staff.
Provided patients and families with emotional support.
Exhibited compassionate care and communication with regard to issues of death and dying.
Sensitive to the needs of geriatric patients.
Comforted patients and provided them with reassurance and encouragement.
Promoted continuity of care by accurately and completely communicating to other caregivers the status of patients for which care is provided.
Maintained a clean, orderly and well-stocked environment.
Coastal Care Nursing - LPN Field Nurse
City, STATE, 01/2015 - 05/2017
Conducted screening, diagnostic treatment and rehabilitative and supportive services as the senior nurse on a primary health care team.
Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records. 
Administered IV therapy and treadmill stress tests and ran nerve conduction tests in cardiac unit.

Monitored post-op vitals, set up PCA, fluids, reviewed post-op orders and orient patients to unit.
Developed and maintained quality care systems and standards, including but not limited to, creating and improving medical protocols/guidelines.
Provided palliative care in outpatient settings ranging from assessment to development and implementation of care plans.
Sound, ethical and independent decision-making ability consistent with medical protocols.
Disciplined, energetic employee who quickly establishes rapport with patients and colleagues.
Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments.
Implemented new floor assignments based on evaluation of staffing requirements.
Assisted patients with healing and recovery after surgery.
Provided education to patients on detox and withdrawal, medications, addiction, recovery, coping skills and community resources.
Provided necessary health education training for patients.
Treated patients with strokes, head traumas, comas and intracranial hematomas.
Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with dementia and Alzheimer's.
Assisted patients with multiple chronic diagnoses including COPD and asthma.
Completed clinical rotations in Geriatrics.
Supported patients with customized patient teaching tools.
Obtained vitals for a floor of 25 patients per shift.
Responsible for Hemovac Autotransfusion System administration.
Worked as part of team to ensure proper care of body mechanics and safety of patient.
Often commended for maintaining the safety, respect and dignity of residents.
Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients.
Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients.
Cleaned and sterilized instruments and disposed of contaminated supplies.
Interviewed patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight and height.
Tested glucose and administered injections.
Skillfully performed suture removals for patients of all ages.
Maintained patient charts and confidential files.
Solaris HealthCare Charlotte Harbor - LPN Memory Care/LTC
City, STATE, 11/1997 - 09/2014
Conducted screening, diagnostic treatment and rehabilitative and supportive services as the senior nurse on a primary health care team.
Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records.
Administered IV therapy and treadmill stress tests and ran nerve conduction tests in cardiac unit.
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Monitored post-op vitals, set up PCA, fluids, reviewed post-op orders and orient patients to unit.
Developed and maintained quality care systems and standards, including but not limited to, creating and improving medical protocols/guidelines.
Provided palliative care in outpatient settings ranging from assessment to development and implementation of care plans.
Sound, ethical and independent decision-making ability consistent with medical protocols.
Disciplined, energetic employee who quickly establishes rapport with patients and colleagues.
Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments.
Assisted patients with healing and recovery after surgery.
Evaluated patients presenting with asthma, appendicitis and hernia.
Provided necessary health education training for patients.
Treated patients with strokes, head traumas, comas and intracranial hematomas.
Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with dementia and Alzheimer's.
Completed clinical rotations in Geriatrics.
Supported patients with customized patient teaching tools.
Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
Took and recorded patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure.
Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care.
Obtained vitals for a floor of 25 patients per shift.
Provided quality nursing care in accordance with resident care policies and procedures.
Responsible for Hemovac Autotransfusion System administration.
Worked as part of team to ensure proper care of body mechanics and safety of patient.
Partnered with team of Registered Nurses to ensure over all well-being of all patients.
Often commended for maintaining the safety, respect and dignity of residents.
Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients.
Prepared for HIPAA and JCAHO reviews, ensuring required brochures and pamphlets were available to patients in all clinics.
Cleaned and sterilized instruments and disposed of contaminated supplies.
Interviewed patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight and height.
Tested glucose and administered injections.
Skillfully performed suture removals for patients of all ages.
Maintained patient charts and confidential files.
Activities and Honors
Girl Scouts Of America training and assisting young ladies in CPR and First Aid.  

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School Attended

  • Charlotte Technical Center
  • Florida SouthWestern State College
  • Edison community college

Job Titles Held:

  • LPN Assistant Living
  • LPN Rehab/LTC
  • LPN Field Nurse
  • LPN Memory Care/LTC

Degrees

  • Associate of Science
  • Associate of Science

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