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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Professional Summary

Dedicated nursing professional with [Number] years of experience in providing compassionate patient care to individuals in [Type] settings. Proven talents in [Area of expertise] and [Area of expertise]. Proficient in cultivating positive relationships with patients and caregivers to implement patient care objectives.

Skills
  • Pulse Oximetry Tracking
  • Patient Management
  • Infection Control and Aseptic Procedures
  • Patient Care
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Dementia Knowledge
  • Transcribing Orders
  • Process Optimization
  • Infection Control
  • Diabetes Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Laboratory Testing
  • Indirect Patient Care
  • Regulatory Requirements
  • Patient Care Planning
  • Employee Performance
  • Care Plan Management
  • Staff Management
  • Quality Assurance Controls
  • Patient Safety
  • Medical Record Auditing
Education
Tennessee Technological University Livingston, TN, Expected in 05/2003 LPN Licensure Certtification : Nursing - GPA :
Work History
Arbor Company - LPN, Charge Nurse
Mount Laurel, NJ, 08/2015 - Current
  • Applied interpersonal communication skills to comfort and counsel patients and families throughout care process.
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Minimized staff and patient infection risk by cleaning and disinfecting equipment instruments.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Worked with families, caregivers and patients to determine best options for treatment, diagnosis and prevention.
  • Established and continuously optimized individual work assignments.
  • Took samples such as blood and urine to complete diagnostic and routine assessment tests.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Administered medications and treatments to patients as ordered by physician, maintaining accountability for accurate narcotic count at end of each shift.
  • Managed care for post-operative patients
  • Provided wound care and dressing changes routinely.
  • Gathered patient data, cleaned wounds and changed catheters as part of comprehensive support.
  • Ensured quality patient care and maintenance of rooms in alignment with safety, health and organizational regulations.
  • Prioritized and distributed assignments and workload based on individual staff strengths and experience.
  • Managed various medications and treatments, which included IV push, oral, subcutaneous, IV infusion and intramuscular injections .
  • Used aseptic techniques to provide sterilized wound care and dressing applications.
  • Prioritized urgent and non-urgent patient needs calmly and effectively
  • Managed JP drains and chest, nasogastric, G and peg tubes.
  • Built rapport with patients and family members to deliver exceptional care.
  • Traind new nurses on hospital policies and procedures, patient care protocols, medical procedures and patient interventions.
  • Documented all information in patients' electronic medical record, relaying information to care providers to facilitate continuity of care.
Chris Kids - Director of Nursing
Atlanta, GA, 02/2012 - 05/2015
  • Evaluated work performance of nursing personnel to determine wage increases and implement discipline.
  • Identified department issues to recommend corrective actions in nursing department .
  • Prepared and reviewed infection control surveillance reports to identify trends and develop effective actions to control and prevent infections.
  • Planned and assigned workload to nursing staff to direct patient care.
  • Established new policies and updated existing policies to improve standard of care for patients.
  • Established and monitored infection control programs to provide safe, sanitary environment to prevent transmission of disease and infection.
  • Participated in [Timeframe] management team meetings to discuss resident status, census changes and resident complaints or concerns.
  • Recruited, hired and coached employees to offer high-quality, cost-effective care to all residents.
  • Conducted routine facility inspections, identifying areas needing improvement and eliminating hazards posed to staff and residents for continued compliance with associated regulations.
  • Communicated with patients, ensuring that medical information was kept private.
  • Generated and reviewed incident reports, including employee write-ups, actualizing appropriate corrective action plans to mitigate ongoing and potential situations.
Human Good - LPN
La Jolla, CA, 11/2009 - 02/2015
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Applied interpersonal communication skills to comfort and counsel patients and families throughout care process.
  • Supported physicians during examinations and scans to assist with diagnostic procedures.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
  • Performed evaluations of each patient's status, needs and preferences.
  • Performed functional assessments and physical examinations for admission and discharge to report changes in patient condition.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Administered controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations.
  • Delivered updates in patient status to supervisor, recording all changes in medical records.

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School Attended

  • Tennessee Technological University

Job Titles Held:

  • LPN, Charge Nurse
  • Director of Nursing
  • LPN

Degrees

  • LPN Licensure Certtification

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