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Jessica Claire
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Summary

Dedicated and compassionate Licensed Practical Nurse with 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
  • Applying orthopedic splints
  • Basic life support certified
  • EKG interpretation and monitoring
  • Critical thinking
  • Taking and tracking vital signs
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation certification
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Troubleshooting
  • PPE use
  • Decision-making
Experience
01/2022 to Current Licensed Practical Nurse Freeman Health System | Neosho, MO,
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • Used sterile techniques to prepare patients for procedures.
  • 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.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Identified issues related to mental health conditions and recommended specific therapies for patients.
  • Responded to emergency situations with speed, expertise and level-headed approaches to provide optimal care, support and life-saving interventions.
06/2021 to Current LPN Freeman Health System | Pittsburg, KS,
  • Directed implementation of improved patient care and documentation methods and procedures to achieve quality objectives.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Sterilized equipment and supplies using germicides and autoclaves to protect patients and staff from infection.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Cared for patients' acute and chronic wounds by changing dressings and applying medicated compounds.
06/2021 to Current LPN Emerus | Horizon City, TX,
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • 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.
  • Assisted physicians with examinations and patient scans during diagnostic processes.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
08/2018 to 04/2021 Emergency Room Technician Medstar Research Institute | Nottingham, MD,
  • Coordinated with nurses to assess and prepare patients for tests and medical procedures.
  • Stocked and replenished patient care areas with appropriate supplies.
  • Applied and educated patients on orthopedic devices like crutch walking.
  • Facilitated communication patients, visitors, nurses, physicians and other hospital personnel.
  • Assisted with CPR and airway clearing procedures during emergencies.
  • Responded to cardiac monitor alarms and other codes requiring immediate response.
  • Collected blood and urine samples for lab analysis to diagnose disease or screen for health problems.
  • Monitored patients' condition and reported changes in status or acuity to nurses.
  • Filled in for unit secretaries, preparing paperwork and obtaining payments when needed.
  • Took patients' vital signs, collected medical specimens and updated information in patient charts.
  • Assisted patients with healing and recovery after surgery by closely monitoring and caring for wounds, answering questions and educating about continued care strategies.
  • 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.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Sterilized equipment and supplies using germicides and autoclaves to protect patients and staff from infection.
01/2017 to 11/2017 CNA Company Name | City, State,
  • Conducted routine checks on standard patient vitals, including blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements, also assisting with feeding and monitoring.
  • Documented activities and recorded information in EMR system.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare teams to provide high-quality patient care.
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Supported diagnostic and treatment procedures, including setting up and operating specialized medical equipment.
  • Engaged with patient family and friends to provide courteous, efficient visit experience.
Education and Training
Expected in 06/2018 High School Diploma | Rainier High School, Rainier, OR GPA:
Expected in | Nursing Lower Columbia College, Longview, WA GPA:
Expected in 04/2021 Licensed Practical Nurse | Nursing Sumner College, Portland, OR GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Rainier High School
  • Lower Columbia College
  • Sumner College

Job Titles Held:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • LPN
  • LPN
  • Emergency Room Technician
  • CNA

Degrees

  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Licensed Practical Nurse

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