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Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Accommodating Private Duty Nurse offering 23-year background rendering professional home nursing care to assess, develop, implement and evaluate needs of assigned patients. Skillful in educating and advising patients and families on treatment programs. Commended for achieving high levels of patient satisfaction in MA. Compassionate LPN offers private duty nursing services to medically dependent clients within home settings. Dedicated to offering highest level of nursing care through determination and extensive experience to support client treatment plans. Dependable Acute care Nurse maintains current LPN license in state of NH and MA. Compassionate LPN offers private duty nursing services to medically dependent clients within home settings. Dedicated to offering highest level of nursing care through experience and determination to support client treatment plans. Dependable LPN Nurse maintains current LPN license in state of NH and MA. Skilled Licensed Practical Nurse offering 23+ years of experience in the field. Knowledgeable about assisting with non-invasive procedures and performing respiratory treatments. Strong documentation skills and a firm grasp of compliance requirements.

Professional training and Experienes
  • Pulse Oximetry Tracking
  • Patient Management
  • Infection Control and Aseptic Procedures
  • Patient Care
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Dementia Knowledge
  • Shared Governance
  • Transcribing Orders
  • Process Optimization
  • Infection Control
  • Treatment Planning
  • Diabetes Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Laboratory Testing
  • Indirect Patient Care
  • Regulatory Requirements
  • Rehabilitation Techniques
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Writing reports
  • EMR / EHR
  • Case management
  • Patient Assessments
  • Medical office administration
  • Breathing treatments
  • Maintaining nutrition
  • Documenting intake
  • Medical Records Management
  • Caregiving skills
  • Inpatient care
  • Outpatient care
  • Supporting personal needs
  • Conducting intakes
  • Transporting patients
  • Measuring bodily fluids
  • Companionship and emotional support
  • Recording vital signs
  • Observing responses
  • Documenting behaviors
  • Responding to emergencies
  • Feeding assistance expert
  • Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
  • Tube feedings and medications familiarity
  • Wound care specialist
  • Patient-focused care
Work History
03/2014 to 04/2018
LPN, Private Duty Bayada Home Health Care Mehoopany, PA,
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Assisted with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges.
  • Managed appointment calendar for scans, lab tests, and evaluations.
  • Administered controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations.
  • Minimized staff and patient infection risk by cleaning and disinfecting equipment instruments.
  • Answered incoming phone calls from patients to provide basic assistance and triage medical concerns.
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and input/output measurements from inpatients.
  • Cared for over Several Post-OP and long term care, also Hospice patients each day with quality-driven support.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary team of healthcare and social service providers to address patients' needs through effective intervention and care planning.
03/2014 to 12/2016
Nurses Care Absolut Care Mayville, NY,

LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE

  • Assessed and evaluated mental health needs, working with multidisciplinary team to initiate, manage and modify individualized care plans.
  • Promoted patient and family comfort during challenging recoveries to enhance healing and eliminate non-compliance problems.
  • Communicated with healthcare team members to plan, implement and enhance treatment strategies.
  • Performed triage on all incoming patients and determined severity of injuries and illnesses.
  • Quickly responded to situations impacting safety and security to unit, actualizing crisis prevention interventions to control and de-escalate situations.
  • Led teams in driving successful patient outcomes by prioritizing standard of care and best practices.
  • Leveraged feedback and process improvement opportunities to create safer and healthier environment and increase patient satisfaction.
  • Conducted ongoing monitoring and evaluations of behaviors and conditions, and updated clinical supervisors with current information.
  • Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, including treatment, medications and IVs administered, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
02/2010 to 03/2014
LPN (Per Diem) Colonial Heights Health Care City, STATE,

Implement nursing expertise to effective attend to acute, subacute and long-term care patients with varying needs, and challenges. Offer personalized support to indviduals with rehabilitative, behavioral, mental and other ailments in keeping with physcian care plans. Conduct thorough assessments to determine patient status and lovel of care required : evaluate diagnostic tests and decide upon most appropriate treatment/interventions. Execute diverse medical procedures including IV therapy, O2 Implement nursing expertise to effectively attend to care of patients with varying and challenges. Offer personalized support to individuals with therapy, tracheotomy care, catheter care, chest PT Nebulizer treatments , wound care, and insulin and medication administration. Special expert nursing care applied and support to hospice patients and their families. Effective and professional EMR applied to full code patients. Track procedures performed on comprehensive charts and utilize Point Click Care software to manage admissions, transfers, discharges and other administrative process. Act in mentor capacity, providing informal orientations to new nursing team members and offering guidance in completion of customary nursing procedures and other key contribution.

02/2010 to 01/2014
Travel LPN D's Nursing Service City, STATE,
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Reviewed and interpreted patient diagnostics tests and partnered with colleagues to conceive effective treatments and interventions
  • Excelled in Supervisory Capacity at various facilities as delegated, offering essential oversight to other nurses and medical associates.
  • Vaccinated patients to protect individuals from measles, pneumonia, influenza and other illnesses of concern.
  • Kept optimal supply levels in treatment rooms, triage and other areas to meet typical patient loads.
  • Evaluated healthcare needs, goals for treatment and available resources of each patient and connected to optimal providers and care.
  • Informed patients and families of effective treatment options and at-home care strategies, enhancing long-term outcomes.
  • Worked with interdisciplinary healthcare team to develop, implement and manage care plans, ensuring inclusion of patients' individual needs.
  • Documented all elements of care and updated patient charts and confidential files to reflect changes in care plans, interventions applied and observations.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols.
  • Reviewed post-operative orders and continuously monitored patients' post-operative vitals, set up PCA and fluids and oriented patients to unit.
  • Administered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections and monitored responses.
  • Documented all patient interactions and interventions in EPIC EMR, including physical and psychological assessments, care plans, treatment and observations.
  • Taught patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Clearly and thoroughly explained diagnoses, treatment options and procedures to patients and loved ones, checking in to verify understanding.
  • Managed various general office duties such as answering multiple telephone lines, completing insurance forms and mailing monthly invoice statements to patients.
  • Provided diagnosis information, treatment possibilities, disease management tips and wound care advice to patients, loved ones and caregivers.
  • Took samples to complete diagnostic and routine assessment tests.
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
  • Circulated assigned floor to measure and record patients' fluid and food levels, implementing measures to promote healthy intake and output as necessary.
  • Helped long-term care residents with bathing, dressing, feeding and other daily living activities.
  • Contributed to committees in effort to promote standardize practices and procedures across hospital-wide nursing stations.
  • Supported diagnoses by taking blood samples from patients for laboratory testing.
Education
Expected in 07/2000 to to
Diploma in Practical Nursing:
Soldiers Home School of Practical Nursing - Chelesa, MA,
GPA:
  • Class Rank: Graduated 4th in my Class.
  • Awarded Best Humanitarian Award
  • Completed professional development in Current BLS Certification.
  • Completed professional development in Current IV Certification
Expected in 04/1996 to to
Diploma Certified And Registered Medical Assistant: Medical Assisting
National Education Center - Boston, MA,
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Soldiers Home School of Practical Nursing
  • National Education Center

Job Titles Held:

  • LPN, Private Duty
  • Nurses Care
  • LPN (Per Diem)
  • Travel LPN

Degrees

  • Diploma in Practical Nursing
  • Diploma Certified And Registered Medical Assistant

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