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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - resumesample@example.com - -
Summary

Dedicated and compassionate Nurse with 15 years of 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
  • Healthcare platforms
  • Multi-tasking and prioritization
  • Samples collection
  • Patient triaging
  • Educating families
  • Pennsylvania Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Caring for wounds
  • Staff direction and task delegation
  • Counting narcotics
  • Documenting incidents
  • Empathetic and compassionate
  • Assisting physicians
  • Regulatory requirements
  • Care plan management
  • Behavior redirection
  • Client documentation
  • Client safety and first aid
  • Knowledge of state regulations
Experience
07/2020 to 02/2021
LPN, Private Duty Brightspring Health Services Garrochales, PR,
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with daily living needs such as bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements, also assisting with feeding and monitoring.
  • Guaranteed exceptional care quality by correctly administering medication, inserting and caring for catheters, dressing and changing wounds and assisting with personal hygiene.
  • Dressed, groomed and fed patients with limited physical abilities to support basic needs.
  • Managed various daily job tasks, including patient transportation and appointment scheduling.
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Prevented drug interactions and contributed to correct diagnosis by recording patient health information, monitoring vitals and updating patient files with EMR.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Communicated concerns regarding clients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors and case managers.
  • 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.
09/2008 to 06/2020
Staff LPN South Georgia Medical Center Lakeland, GA,
  • Managed wound care, gave respiratory treatments and helped with non-invasive procedures.
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • 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.
  • Scheduled appointments for evaluations and scans for office + active patients.
  • Educated clients, patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Triaged patients by phone and provided general assistance for basic and advanced needs.
  • Delivered high-quality direct and indirect nursing care to up to 50 patients per day.
  • Documented patient intake information, including medical histories, current symptoms and vitals such as height and weight.
  • Assisted physicians with conducting examinations and patient scans during diagnostic processes.
  • Collected biological specimens and packages for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Prevented drug interactions and contributed to correct diagnosis by recording patient health information, monitoring vitals and updating patient files with Cerner and GE Centricity.
08/2006 to 09/2008
LPN Charge Nurse Manhattan Nursing And Rehabilitation Center, Llc Jackson, MS,
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Provided behavioral and emotional support and closely supervised patients suffering from dementia and Alzheimer's.
  • Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
  • Evaluated patient care procedural changes for effectiveness and made necessary adjustments.
  • Monitored infection control procedures to verify facility-wide health and safety.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Provided training and supervision to 3-member staff in rehab unit.
  • Collected biological samples from patients and performed routine lab tests to support diagnosis.
  • Sterilized equipment and supplies using germicides and autoclaves to protect patients and staff from infection.
  • Utilized computerized Resource and Patient Management System (RPMS) and Electronic Health Record (EHR) system.
  • 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.
  • Worked with Registered Nurse to evaluate intervention outcomes and make needed adjustments to care plans.
  • Administered medications and therapies in accordance with physicians orders.
  • Directed implementation of improved patient care and documentation methods and procedures to achieve quality objectives.
Education and Training
Expected in 12/2021
Bachelor of Science: Nursing
Indiana University Of Pennsylvania - Indiana, PA
GPA:
Expected in 08/2005
Graduate Practical Nurse: Nursing
Clarion County Career Center - Shippenville, PA,
GPA:
Activities and Honors
  • Member of National Society of Leadership and Success, IUP Chapter
  • Member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Zeta Lambda Chapter
Certifications
  • Licensed Practical Nurse - 2006 to present
  • CPR Certified, American Heart Assoc - 2005 to present

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School Attended
  • Indiana University Of Pennsylvania
  • Clarion County Career Center
Job Titles Held:
  • LPN, Private Duty
  • Staff LPN
  • LPN Charge Nurse
Degrees
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Graduate Practical Nurse

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