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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Summary

Dedicated Licensed Practical Nurse/ Medical Assistant experienced with more than ten years collectively in direct patient care, and clinic setting with technical, clerical and patient support. Strong interpersonal communication with talent effectively dealing with patients and staff alike. Detailed understanding of medical sector and regulatory obligations concerning it.

Skills
  • Venipuncture and phlebotomy
  • Procedure set up
  • Assists with procedures
  • Conflict resolution abilities
  • Quick problem solver
  • Preparing specimens and samples
  • Calm and level-headed under duress
  • Clinical applications
Experience
01/2017 to Current Medical Assistant II Hca | Stapleton, CO,
  • Conduct patient intake to gather health history, vital signs and information about current purpose of visit.
  • Furnished supplies, support and assistance to medical staff and patients for unit-specific procedures.
  • Prepared treatment rooms for patients, including cleaning surfaces and restocking supplies.
  • Assisted with technical treatments and entered information within patient records and charts.
  • Supported functions for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, including setting up gastroscope, colonoscope, rigid sigmoid scope, hemorrhoid banding, wall and pump paracentesis, tissue collection/removal and cautery.
  • Completed clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines.
  • Communicated with patients by phone and via written correspondence.
  • Assisted with diagnostic testing by collecting and packaging biological specimens for internal and laboratory analyses.
  • Promoted continuity of care by accurately and completely communicating patient status to fellow caregivers.
  • Assisted with putting up per protocol orders, and radiology studies for providers.
  • Administered medication oral or injections per scope of practice.
  • Assisted Nurse coordinators with entry of external tests, and scanned in documents.
08/2013 to 01/2017 Licensed Practical Nurse Medstar Health | La Plata, MD,
  • Observed, charted and reported developments in patient health condition for 20-30 patients.
  • Delivered direct and indirect nursing care to up to 20-30 patients per day.
  • 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.
  • Guaranteed exceptional care quality by correctly administering medication, inserting and caring for catheters, ostomy care, tube feeding, respiratory therapy medications, dressing changes, wound care, and assisting with ADLs.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, vital signs and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Documented patient intake information, including medical histories, current symptoms and vitals such as height and weight.
  • Followed rehabilitation and treatment care plans to accelerate patient recovery, minimize pain and optimize patient outcomes.
07/2012 to 07/2013 Licensed Practical Nurse Medstar Health | Wheaton, MD,
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements, also assisting with feeding and monitoring.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with daily living needs such as bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Communicated concerns regarding clients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors and case managers.
  • Observed, charted and reported developments in patient health condition in 15-20 patients.
  • 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 patients.
  • Guaranteed exceptional care quality by correctly administering medication, inserting and caring for catheters, wound care and dressing changes, ostomy care, tube feeding, and other treatments to be performed as ordered.
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
01/2009 to 07/2012 Certified Nursing Assistant Adventist Health And Rideout | Marysville, CA,
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements, also assisting with feeding and monitoring.
  • Conducted routine checks on standard patient vitals, including blood pressure, and heart rate.
  • Fostered relationships with patients, caregivers and healthcare teams to achieve individual care plan targets.
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare teams to provide high-quality patient care.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Used mobility devices and lift equipment to transport patients.
  • Maintained accurate, timely flow of information by completing thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patient status.
  • Engaged with patient family and friends to provide courteous, efficient visit experience.
  • Rendered hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2012 Associate of Arts | Liberal Arts And Sciences Indian Hills Community College, Ottumwa, IA GPA:
Expected in 11/2011 Diploma | Practical Nursing Indian Hills Community College, Ottumwa, IA, GPA:

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School Attended

  • Indian Hills Community College
  • Indian Hills Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Medical Assistant II
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Certified Nursing Assistant

Degrees

  • Associate of Arts
  • Diploma

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