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Jessica Claire
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Summary

Dedicated and compassionate Licensed Practical Nurse with extensive 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
  • Multi-tasking and prioritization
  • Samples collection
  • Documenting incidents
  • Educating families
  • Caring for wounds
  • Counting narcotics
  • Tracking symptoms
  • Problem resolution
  • Organization
Experience
07/2021 to Current
LPN Waterbury Hospital Watertown, CT,
  • 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.
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • Looked for physical, emotional and symptomatic changes in patient condition and obtained necessary care for medical concerns.
  • Assisted physicians with examinations and patient scans during diagnostic processes.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
  • Sterilized equipment and supplies using germicides and autoclaves to protect patients and staff from infection.
  • Obtained EKG’s
  • Communicated patient results, issues, concerns and patient updates with health care providers
09/2012 to 07/2021
LPN Waterbury Hospital Middlebury, CT,
  • Observed, charted and reported developments in patient health condition in a 121-bed rehab/long-term care facility.
  • Educated clients, patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and other physical symptoms in need of further attention.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and assisted with feeding.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with daily living needs such as bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Managed wound care, gave respiratory treatments and helped with non-invasive procedures.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete important diagnostic tests.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Cleaned and sanitized rooms and equipment using aseptic technique to prevent infection and cross-contamination.
  • Documented patient intake information, including medical histories, current symptoms and vitals such as height and weight.
  • Communicated concerns regarding clients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors and case managers.
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Guaranteed exceptional care quality by correctly administering medication, inserting and caring for catheters, dressing and changing wounds and assisting with personal hygiene.
  • Worked with healthcare team, including social workers, physical therapists, and speech therapists, to assess patient needs, plan and adjust plans of care and actualize nursing interventions to promote and restore patient health.
  • Counseled clients, patients and families and provided emotional and psychosocial support.
  • Evaluated patient status and re-assessed clients' nursing needs every two hours.
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • Used sterile techniques to prepare patients for procedures.
  • Followed rehabilitation and treatment care plans to accelerate patient recovery, minimize pain and optimize patient outcomes.
  • Delivered high-quality direct and indirect nursing care to up to 20 patients per day.
06/2009 to 09/2012
CNA Wesleylife Oskaloosa, IA,
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Fostered relationships with patients, caregivers and healthcare teams to achieve individual care plan targets.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and assisted with feeding.
  • Conducted routine checks on standard patient vitals, including blood pressure, heart rate respirations, temperature and oxygen saturation.
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare teams to provide high-quality patient care.
  • Used mobility devices such as Hoyer lifts and E-Z stands to carefully transport patients.
  • Provided nursing assistance to residents in a 121-bed rehab/long-term care facility.
  • Volunteered to work additional shifts and overtime during busy periods to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
08/2004 to 06/2009
Ice Cream Server Nemacolin Woodlands Resort Mcmurray, PA,
  • Cleaned counters, tables and fountain equipment thoroughly to keep sanitary, following quality checkpoints.
  • Processed telephone orders, reviewing and verifying all information for accuracy.
  • Memorized seasonal menu options and flavors to provide customers with updated information on new items and offerings.
  • Provided information to customers regarding ice cream flavors, ingredients and nutritional information.
  • Cleaned and organized all areas, including utensil and napkins station and restroom facilities.
  • Memorized menu items, identifying allergens to streamline service to customers.
  • Created eye-appealing, delicious-tasting ice cream treats to keep customers coming back.
  • Assisted management with inventory and ordering supplies to provide uninterrupted sales.
  • Performed end-of-day duties by balancing payments and receipts in cash register.
  • Handled cash and credit card transactions quickly and accurately.
  • Informed shift leaders or management of any obstacles or issues during each shift.
  • Reviewed orders against receipts so guests received requested items.
  • Answered questions regarding ingredients and preparation techniques to educate customers before placing orders.
  • Maintained dining and food service areas in clean, safe and sanitary manner.
  • Delivered superior customer service focused on quality and meeting customer needs quickly and efficiently.
  • Assisted the manager and assistant manager by coaching and training new employees.
  • Directed patrons to restrooms and other amenities within facility.
  • Processed cash and credit card payments, promptly returning receipts, coin, bills and payment cards to customers.
  • Communicated with customer to provide menu offering details and assist with decision-making.
  • Counted cash drawer at end of shift and prepared bank deposits.
  • Interacted effectively with fellow employees to stage food trays for distribution to customers.
  • Assembled and served meals according to specific guest requirements.
  • Restocked napkins, condiments and utensils at self-service areas during slow periods.
Education and Training
Expected in to to
Associate of Science: Nursing
Rockingham Community College - Wentworth, NC
GPA:
Expected in 08/2011 to to
: Practical Nursing
Rockingham Community College - Wentworth, NC
GPA:
Expected in 03/2009 to to
: Nursing Assistance
Rockingham Community College - Wentworth, NC
GPA:
Expected in 06/2007 to to
High School Diploma:
John M Morehead High School - Eden, NC
GPA:

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School Attended

  • Rockingham Community College
  • Rockingham Community College
  • Rockingham Community College
  • John M Morehead High School

Job Titles Held:

  • LPN
  • LPN
  • CNA
  • Ice Cream Server

Degrees

  • Associate of Science
  • High School Diploma

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