LPN with10 years experience in healthcare. Skilled in providing care for patients in a home environment with basic nursing care and end of life care.
30 Hour IV certification
Central Line Care
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.
Provided necessary health education training for patients.
Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through a team nursing process covering 8-10 high acuity patients per shift.
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.
Scheduled nurses and therapist for visits
Coordinated Medicare by-laws
Talked to doctors
Put orders in the computer
managed contractors for therapy care
On-call triage nurse
Assist patients with nursing needs
Provided bed side care for end-of-life care patients
Assessment of patients condition
Notifying Dr when change in patient condition
Calling triage when medications are needed
Provide after life care
Calling funeral home
Supporting family after patient death
On-call triage nurse and runner
Assigned patient to HHA
Did time sheets
Assist RN case managers with supplies/ Dr orders/ Pharmacy needs
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