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Jessica Claire
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Summary

Dedicated and compassionate LPN or 14 years with experience in LTC, Psych (adolescent, adult, I.D., and geri-psych), and med-surg. Makes accurate decisions in fast-paced, unpredictable and stressful environments. Experience with IV's, urinary catheters, NGT, PEG tubes, wound care, medication administration (PO, IV, SUBQ, intradermal, IM). Efficient, and able to prioritize well.

Skills
  • Patient Triaging
  • Multi-Tasking and Prioritization
  • Patient Observation
  • Specimen Collection
  • Conditions Reporting
  • Information Compiling and Auditing
  • Patient Charting
  • Vital Signs Recording
  • Nursing Intervention Evaluations
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Wound Dressing
  • Patient Positioning and Transporting
  • Intravenous Medications
  • Activities of Daily Living ADLs
  • Medication Administration
  • Caring for Wounds
  • Documenting Incidents
  • Assisting Physicians
  • Procedure Explanation
  • Work Planning and Coordination
Experience
LPN II, 10/2018 to Current
Centura HealthDodge City, KS,
  • 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.
  • Emergency response and first aide treatment as indicated per policy.
  • Triage and treat inmates per nursing protocols.
  • Blood draws-and prepare samples for lab to pick up.
  • Assist physician with procedures.
  • Assist in Chronic Care management of multiple disease processes.
LPN, 12/2015 to 10/2018
Middlesex HospitalEssex, CT,
  • Communicated concerns regarding clients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors and case managers.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Kept EHR updated with patients' vital statistics, tracking metrics and observations about behaviors or responses.
  • Directed implementation of improved patient care and documentation methods and procedures to achieve quality objectives.
  • Managed patients' hygiene with comprehensive care for toileting, bathing and grooming needs.
  • Assisted with patients' nutritional needs by setting up self-feeding assistance or directly feeding individuals with severely limited mobility.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Inserted, cared for and removed patients' catheters and monitored fluid output.
  • Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Cared for patients' acute and chronic wounds by changing dressings and applying medicated compounds.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
LPN II, 06/2010 to 11/2015
Centura HealthThornton, CO,
  • 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.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and aided with feeding and monitoring.
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Assisted physicians with examinations and patient scans during diagnostic processes.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Started, monitored and managed intravenous medication to stabilize patient heart and blood pressure.
  • Used sterile techniques to prepare patients for procedures.
  • Administered medications and therapies in accordance with physicians orders.
  • Guaranteed exceptional care quality by correctly administering medication, inserting and caring for catheters, dressing and changing wounds and assisting with personal hygiene.
  • Worked with 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.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
  • Communicated effectively with patients and loved ones to explain diagnoses, treatment options and procedures.
  • Educated clients, patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Checked in on patients at regular intervals to record food and fluid intake and output, taking measures to promote healthy levels.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Monitored infection control procedures to verify facility-wide health and safety.
LPN, 08/2008 to 06/2010
Middlesex HospitalEast Hampton, CT,
  • 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.
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Inserted, cared for and removed patients' catheters and monitored fluid output.
Education and Training
Associates Degree in Nursing: Nursing, Expected in 05/2023 to Eastern Oklahoma State College - Wilburton, OK,
GPA:
LPN : Practical Nursing, Expected in 07/2008 to Kiamichi Technology Center - McAlester - Mcalester, OK
GPA:

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School Attended

  • Eastern Oklahoma State College
  • Kiamichi Technology Center - McAlester

Job Titles Held:

  • LPN II
  • LPN
  • LPN II
  • LPN

Degrees

  • Associates Degree in Nursing
  • LPN

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