Great knowledge of general nursing procedures and techniques involved in the care of patients, aseptic techniques, disease processes and possible results, medical terminology, and equipment. Knowledgeable in equipment needed for assessments, exams, and other procedures. Highly experienced in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with the staff, patients and patient's families. Strong attention to detail in medical records, doctor orders, and patient needs. Excellent ability to recognize significant change in patient. Exceptional skills in pediatrics and geriatrics. Quickly respond to medical emergencies. Great communication skills and always show sincere compassion for the patient. Exceptional with patients suffering from neurological disorders
Currently LVN licensed from the California Board of
Vocational Nursing Intravenous Certification from Career Care Institute
Medication administration expert
Skilled in conducting physical examinations
Pediatric exams competency
Wound care specialist
Sterilization techniques mastery
Medical clinical procedures comprehension
Colostomy care familiarity
Acute and rehabilitative care
Flow sheet charting
Infection control standards expert
Trained in in- and out-patient care
Diabetes, Hospice and Stroke Patient Care
Strong medical ethic
LVN06/2015 to Current Kinkaid Private CareSeal Beach, CA
Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records.
Developed and maintained quality care systems and standards, including but not limited to, creating and improving medical protocols/guidelines.
Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments. Provide patient with specialized care individually designed by the physician.
Care for patients during acute phase detox.
Perform full assessment on patients Administered medication as ordered by the physician.
Setting goal for patient and putting together care plans.
Evaluate patient's response to care and adjust if needed.
LVN05/2013 to Current Independent OptionsCosta Mesa, CA
Monitor vital signs and administer medications as prescribed by physician.
Administered vaccines and immunizations.
Wound care, catheterization, dressing changes, and suture removal.
Educate patient and family on medication, procedures, safety, and goals set for the client.
Provide nursing care to ill, injured, pediatric, geriatric, and disabled patients.
Documentation of patient's assessment, care plan, procedures, and diagnostic results.
Assisted patients with healing and recovery after surgery.
Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through a team nursing process covering 8-10 high acuity patients per shift.
Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions and follow-up care
Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment and maintained patient flow.
Office Manager04/2004 to 04/2013 Best In the WestVan Nuys, CA
Maintains office services by organizing office operations and procedures, controlling correspondence, designing filing systems, reviewing and approving supply requisitions, assigning and monitoring clerical functions.
Implementing office systems, layouts, and equipment procurement.
Completes operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees; following up on work results.
Establishing and setting up new accounts with clientele involving giving estimates, handling insurance set ups, reviewing policies, and project management.
Education and Training
Certificate of Completion: Nursig2012California Board of Vocational Nursing Career Care InstituteLancaster, California
Kaiser Permanente Vital signs, administered vaccines, wound treatment, patient room placement, GI assistance, flu clinic, and physician correspondence.
West Hills Convalescent Hospital Vital signs, patient assessments, administered medication, wound treatment, charting, catheterization, care plans, and vaccines.
Santa Clarita Convalescent Hospital Assist patients with meals, vital signs, patient assessments, administered medication, assist with patient hygiene, wound treatment, care plans, charting, catheterization, and vaccines.
LA County Flu Clinic Administer shots under supervision of RN and signing immunization cards.