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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse with proven expertise in managing nursing care and administering prescribed medications and treatments according to approved nursing techniques. Assists in delivery of patient care through nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. Demonstrated competency directing and guiding patient teaching and activities to promote individual treatment programs.
  • Current in BLS
  • Trained in PMAB (Prevention and management of aggressive behavior
  • I'm wanting to expand my skills and knowledge in the nursing field
Skills
  • Obtaining vital signs
  • Obtaining specimens
  • Patient Care
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Medication Administration
  • Dementia Knowledge
  • Medical Records Management
  • Infection Control
  • Patient Information Collection
  • Teamwork
  • Leadership
  • Computer skills
  • Compassion
  • Multitasking abilities
  • Verbal and written communication
  • Good listening skills
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Detail-oriented
  • Planning and Coordination
  • Analytical skills
  • MS Office
  • Reading comprehension
  • Organization and Time management
  • Troubleshooting
Education
Galen College Of Nursing San Antonio, TX, Expected in 09/2021 Associate Degree in Nursing : Nursing - GPA :
Schreiner University Kerrville, TX Expected in 04/2011 Vocational Nursing : Nursing - GPA :
The University Of Texas At San Antonio San Antonio, TX Expected in No Degree : Pre-nursing Requirements - GPA :

I attended UTSA for 2.5 completing pre-requisites for a nursing program

Certifications
  • Licensed Vocational nurse - License number 300589
  • BLS certified
Work History
Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation - LVN
West Los Angeles, CA, 02/2021 - Current
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions to communicate concerns to supervising RN.
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in electronic medical records.
  • Educated clients, patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Provided diagnosis information, treatment possibilities, disease management tips and wound care advice to patients, loved ones and caregivers.
  • Monitored and tracked patient vitals in PointCare to keep team informed of changing conditions.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation - LVN
Center City, MN, 03/2019 - 02/2021
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions to communicate concerns to supervising medical provider.
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in electronic medical records.
  • Protected patients and healthcare team members from infection by sterilizing equipment and reusable supplies.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Documented patient information obtained from interviews concerning symptoms, medications and prior treatment.
  • Collaborated with medical providers on evaluation of care plan outcomes, implementing or adjusting interventions accordingly.
  • Reviewed patient history to verify conditions and current medications.
  • Provided basic patient care and treatment, such as administering blood glucose tests, taking temperature and blood pressure and dressing wounds.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Delivered oral medications, intramuscular injections and IV fluids to mitigate or resolve patient symptoms.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation - LVN
Rancho Mirage, CA, 09/2017 - 02/2019
  • Managed various general office duties such as answering multiple telephone lines, completing insurance forms and mailing monthly invoice statements to patients.
  • In the clinic setting I was primarily the nurse for the neurologist, but also cross trained with family medicine, pulmonology, gastroenterology, and urology.
  • Obtained previous medical records to ensure the patient's chart contained all pertinent information.
  • Initiated outbound referral to other specialties or for testing, including completing prior authorization if needed.
  • Specific testing/procedures included immunizations, urinalysis, medical injections, Flu/strep testing, FENO testing, spirometry, performing MMSE, changing catheters, setting up necessary equipment for procedures.
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions to communicate concerns to supervising physician or nurse practitioner
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in electronic medical records.
  • Protected patients and healthcare team members from infection by sterilizing equipment and reusable supplies.
  • Delivered oral medications, intramuscular injections and IV fluids to mitigate or resolve patient symptoms.
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
  • Documented patient information obtained from interviews concerning symptoms, medications and prior treatment.
  • Collaborated with Physician on evaluation of care plan outcomes, implementing or adjusting interventions accordingly.
  • Clearly and thoroughly explained diagnoses, treatment options and procedures to patients and loved ones, checking in to verify understanding.
Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation - LVN Floor Nurse
Newberg, OR, 10/2011 - 09/2017
  • Transcribed and verified physician orders
  • Order entry
  • Provided medication education
  • Acted as liaison between patient and treatment team
  • Protected patients and healthcare team members from infection by sterilizing equipment and reusable supplies.
  • Documented patient information obtained from interviews concerning symptoms, medications and prior treatment.
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions to communicate concerns to supervising RN
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Took samples such as blood and urine to complete diagnostic and routine assessment tests.
  • Delivered oral medications, intramuscular injections and IV fluids to mitigate or resolve patient symptoms.
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse, blood pressure, glucose readings and recorded in electronic medical records.
  • Helped long-term care residents with bathing, dressing, feeding and other daily living activities.
  • Collaborated with treatment team on evaluation of care plan outcomes, implementing or adjusting interventions accordingly.
Hilltop Nursing Home - LVN
City, STATE, 07/2011 - 09/2011
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Delivered oral medications, intramuscular injections and IV fluids to mitigate or resolve patient symptoms.
  • Delivered updates in patient status to RN, recording all changes in medical records.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Administered controlled narcotics and performed catheterizations.

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School Attended

  • Galen College Of Nursing
  • Schreiner University
  • The University Of Texas At San Antonio

Job Titles Held:

  • LVN
  • LVN
  • LVN
  • LVN Floor Nurse
  • LVN

Degrees

  • Associate Degree in Nursing
  • Vocational Nursing
  • No Degree

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