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lpn field nurse resume example with 13+ years of experience

Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
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Professional Summary

Self-directed LPN who started my medical training as an Emergency Department Technician possessing a total of 10 years’ hands-on experience. Successful in providing high-quality patient care when seeking opportunities to improve unit workflow and delivery of care.

Attentive LPN excited to bring expertise in patient care to growing clinic. Highly accomplished in quickly building rapport with patients, performing assessments and using clinical knowledge and skills to treat patients. Committed to working as part of this team to deliver high-quality care to diverse patient populations. I will bring exemplary communication skills to ensure optimal care for my patients. As my clinical skills can always use added experience, I understand that it is my responsibility as an LPN to be responsible for a wide range of duties and I hope to use and build on my knowledge without hesitation.

Well-qualified medical professional with experience triaging patients, capturing information and completing basic procedures such as wound care. Excellent communication, prioritization and multitasking abilities with sound judgment and compassionate nature. Background in clinic and hospital environments.


Skills
  • Direct patient care
  • Medical sample collection
  • Basic life support certified
  • Sanitizing procedures
  • Cleaning and suturing wounds
  • Replenishing supplies
  • Inventory control
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation certification
  • Applying orthopedic splints
  • Educating patients
  • Taking and tracking vital signs
  • Infection control standards
  • Pulse Oximetry Tracking
  • Infection Control and Aseptic Procedures
  • Patient Care
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Infection Control
  • Laboratory Testing
  • Patient Assessments
  • Direct Patient Care
Education
Randolph Technical Center LPN Program Elkins , WV Expected in 2018 LPN : Medical - GPA :
Work History
Landmark Health - LPN Field Nurse
Cheektowaga, NY, 01/2021 - Current
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Answered incoming phone calls from patients to provide basic assistance and triage medical concerns.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Minimized staff and patient infection risk by cleaning and disinfecting equipment instruments.
  • Comforted and counseled patients and families throughout care process.
  • Educated patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary team of healthcare and social service providers to address patients' needs through effective intervention and care planning.
  • Monitored and tracked patient vitals to keep team informed of changing conditions.
  • Cared for over Up to 10 patients for assessments, education, and wound care each day with quality-driven support.
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
  • Gathered lab specimens, ordered testing and interpreted results to diagnose patients.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and input/output measurements from inpatients.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Used aseptic techniques to provide sterilized wound care and dressing applications.
  • Made valuable contributions to care-plan development and patient education processes backed by thorough research into client diagnoses.
Cadia Healthcare - LPN
Camp Hill, PA, 04/2018 - 12/2021
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Checked in on patients at regular intervals to record food and fluid intake and output, taking measures to promote healthy levels as needed.
  • Addressed patient care needs, including collecting vitals, dressing wounds and managing catheters.
  • Evaluated patient care procedural changes for effectiveness and made necessary adjustments.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare team plan and implement effective treatment plans.
  • Communicated effectively with patients and loved ones to explain diagnoses, treatment options and procedures.
  • Monitored infection control procedures to ensure facility-wide health and safety.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns such as adverse reactions with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Administered general care to patients, including recording of temperature and blood pressure, wound dressing and testing.
  • Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
  • Worked with Dr, Np, and RN to evaluate intervention outcomes and make needed adjustments to care plans.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Monitored and tracked patient vitals to keep team informed of changing conditions.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and input/output measurements from inpatients.
  • Cared for over 500 inmates each day with quality-driven support.
  • Gathered lab specimens, ordered testing and interpreted results to diagnose patients.
  • Used aseptic techniques to provide sterilized wound care and dressing applications.
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
Davis Health System - Tech/Secretary
City, STATE, 02/2007 - 05/2016
  • Responded to cardiac monitor alarms and other codes requiring immediate response.
  • Monitored patients’ condition and reported changes in status or acuity to nurses.
  • Took patients’ vital signs, collected medical specimens and updated information in patient charts.
  • Facilitated communication patients, visitors, nurses, physicians and other hospital personnel.
  • Maintained appropriate inventory levels and replenished treatment areas.
  • Coordinated with nurses to assess and prepare patients for tests and medical procedures.
  • Applied and educated patients on orthopedic devices like crutch walking.
  • Adhered to local, state and federal guidelines and accrediting agency regulations.
  • Safely transferred patients to wheelchair or stretchers for transportation to other departments.
  • Assisted patients with personal care, ambulation and general patient care needs.
  • Explained procedures to patients to reduce anxieties, enhance cooperation and facilitate smooth procedures.
  • Calibrated equipment for optimal use and to obtain accurate diagnostic results.
  • Aided patients with mobility and activities of daily living.
  • Assisted doctors, nurses and support staff with preparation for and conducting patient procedures.
  • Improved patient care, safety and compliance by partnering with nurses.
  • Supported nurses in daily patient care activities by taking vital signs and documenting patient observations.
  • Monitored and maintained aseptic techniques throughout procedures.
  • Responded to patient alarms and requests to assess needs and obtain necessary care for medical and personal concerns.
  • Protected patients, families and staff from infection by cleaning and sanitizing rooms and equipment.
  • Used restrictive devices and patient-shielding techniques to minimize patient and staff radiation exposures.
  • Kept the general supply storage area organized when accessing to gather supplies.
  • Collected lab specimens in adherence with safety protocols for patient tests.
  • Provided excellent customer service by effectively communicating with patients, families, staff and staff in other hospital departments.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Randolph Technical Center LPN Program

Job Titles Held:

  • LPN Field Nurse
  • LPN
  • Tech/Secretary

Degrees

  • LPN

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