lvn charge nurse resume example with 2+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Patient-oriented, compassionate nursing professional experienced in patient care and advocacy within units. Accomplished at implementing policies, procedures and protocols to achieve core measures benchmarks. Caring and attentive preceptor dedicated to optimizing nurses' skills and knowledge. Credentialed LVN offering 1 years of experience providing compassionate care in long-term-care environment. Self-motivated, decisive healthcare professional with proven bedside manner, clinical skills and diagnostic support experience. Manage and document current conditions to effectively support patients and work within multidisciplinary healthcare team to enhance outcomes. Specialize in geriatric patient care. Conscientious LVN Nurse offering 1 years of experience providing comprehensive care in long-term care settings. Works effectively within healthcare teams to develop care plans and advocate for patients. Excellent record of adherence to patient privacy protocols and medical charting best practices. Cares for geriatric patients with exceptional clinical, interpersonal and time management abilities. Licensed in TX. Diligent about helping people of all backgrounds with diverse healthcare needs. Top skills in communication, medication administration and wound care. Organized and motivated employee eager to apply time management and organizational skills in various environments. SeeClaire entry-level opportunities to expand skills while facilitating company growth.

  • Patient Charting
  • Vital Signs Recording
  • Wound Dressing
  • Patient Observation
  • Specimen Collection
  • Team Leadership
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Call Answering and Assistance
  • Decision MaClaire
  • Nursing Intervention Evaluations
  • Activities of Daily Living ADLs
  • Medication Administration
  • Nursing Care Coordination
  • Patient Positioning and Transporting
  • Intravenous Medications
  • Procedure Explanation
  • Work Planning and Prioritization
  • Interdisciplinary Team Collaboration
  • Team Building
  • Conditions Reporting
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Care Quality Evaluation
  • Training and Development
  • Work Planning and Coordination
  • Plan of Action Implementation
  • Patient Care Assignment
  • Performance Monitoring
  • Physical Stamina
  • Performance Evaluations
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Epic Systems
  • Information Compiling and Auditing
  • Needs Assessment
  • Ward Oversight
LVN Charge Nurse, 06/2022 to Current
Acadia Healthcare Inc.Bryn Athyn, PA,
  • Attentive Staffing is a agency that contracts with Nursing homes in the state of Texas. The facilities that I have worked at are:
  • Concho Health and Rehabilitation
  • Cherokee Rose
  • Granbury Care Center
  • Mesa Springs
  • Oak Ridge Manor
  • Brownwood Nursing and Rehab
  • Hamilton Healthcare Center
  • Northern Oaks Health Care
  • Cedar Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation
  • Assessed and assisted patients with diverse range and comorbid chronic diagnoses.
  • Coordinated and performed patient admissions, transfers and discharges.
  • Built and maintained strong worClaire relationships between nursing department and other disciplines.
  • Oversaw medication administration, monitored distribution and documented responses.
  • Educated patients, caregivers and families on diagnoses, treatment and disease prevention.
  • Supported physicians and consultants with tests and procedures.
  • Organized and delegated tasks during rapid response and high-pressure code situations.
  • Assessed unit patients from admission to discharge.
  • Complied with OSHA programs, maintaining safe and clean worClaire environment.
  • Conferred with patients to obtain medical history, discuss procedures and answer questions.
  • Directed unit staff and promoted quality care for diverse patients.
LVN, 08/2021 to 07/2022
Touchstone CommunitiesSan Antonio - Hrt, TX,
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
  • Cared for patients' acute and chronic wounds by changing dressings and applying medicated compounds.
  • Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
  • Worked with registered nurses to deliver comprehensive, high-quality care to [Type] patients.
  • Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Inserted, cared for and removed patients' catheters and monitored fluid output.
  • 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.
  • Assisted with patients' nutritional needs by setting up self-feeding assistance or directly feeding individuals with severely limited mobility.
  • Evaluated patient care procedural changes for effectiveness and made necessary adjustments.
  • Managed patients' hygiene with comprehensive care for toileting, bathing and grooming needs.
  • Directed implementation of improved patient care and documentation methods and procedures to achieve quality objectives.
  • 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.
  • Communicated concerns regarding patients' 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.
  • Looked for physical, emotional and symptomatic changes in patient condition and obtained necessary care for medical concerns.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with bathing, dressing and exercising.
  • Followed rehabilitation and treatment care plans to accelerate patient recovery, minimize pain and optimize patient outcomes.
  • Prevented drug interactions and contributed to correct diagnosis by recording patient health information, monitoring vitals and updating patient files.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Examined and treated patient lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms and referred patients to other medical professionals.
  • Administered prescribed medications or started intravenous fluids, noting times and amounts on patient charts.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Kept EHR updated with patients' vital statistics, tracClaire metrics and observations about behaviors or responses.
  • Interviewed patients to obtain medical history.
  • Used sterile techniques to prepare patients for procedures.
CNA, 12/2019 to 08/2021
Jewish Social ServicesMD, State,
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Conducted routine checks on patient vitals, blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Looked for physical, emotional and symptomatic changes in patient condition and obtained necessary care for medical concerns.
  • Rendered hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures.
  • Maintained accurate, timely flow of information by completing thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patient status.
  • Collected specimens, monitored vitals and maximized patient comfort to maintain optimal environment.
  • Fostered relationships with patients, caregivers and healthcare teams to achieve individual care plan targets.
  • Used mobility devices to transport patients.
  • Documented activities and recorded information in EMR system.
  • Administered medications to patients and performed follow-ups regarding prescriptions and supplements.
  • Examined and treated patient lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms and referred patients to other medical professionals.
  • Assisted residents with bathing and dressing to promote personal hygiene.
  • Helped residents walk with or without self-help devices.
  • Supported non-ambulatory residents in range of motion exercises.
  • Assisted residents in preparing for activities and social programs.
  • Answered signal lights, bells or intercom systems to determine resident needs.
  • Observed and reported unusual symptoms and changes to charge nurse.
  • Turned and repositioned residents using proper body mechanics to prevent pressure ulcers.
  • Distributed drinClaire water and nourishment to residents.
Education and Training
: LVN, Expected in 08/2021 to Ranger College - Ranger, TX,
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2004 to Zephyr High School - Zephyr, TX,
  • BLS certification

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School Attended

  • Ranger College
  • Zephyr High School

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  • LVN Charge Nurse
  • LVN
  • CNA


  • High School Diploma

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