medical surgical lpn resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary
  • Ohio-Licensed LPN offering two+ years of healthcare experience. Proficient in delivering exceptional nursing care, triaging conditions and supporting diverse patient needs. Certifications include BLS.
  • Resourceful LPN possessing excellent work ethic, compassion and commendable interpersonal skills. Monitors vitals, prepares operating rooms and provides pre- and post-operative care to five patients in med-surge care.
  • Self-motivated individual with expertise in surgical care and patient needs.
  • Support needs of surgical patients with unsurpassed clinical knowledge and interpersonal communication skills. Ohio-licensed healthcare professional passionate about providing culturally-competent assistance to every patient. Excellent problem-solving, charting and quality assurance management skills.
  • LPN skilled at communicating, organizing and solving problems to improve level of care and raise quality rankings of health care facilities.
  • Medication Administration
  • Procedure Explanation
  • Patient Charting
  • Intravenous Medications
  • Patient Observation
  • Specimen Collection
  • Call Answering and Assistance
  • Information Compiling and Auditing
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Needs Assessment
  • Wound Dressing
  • Examination and Test Preparation
  • Patient Positioning and Transporting
  • Interdisciplinary Team Collaboration
  • Activities of Daily Living ADLs
Work History
06/2019 to Current Medical-Surgical LPN Chi Health | Bismarck, ND,
    • Educated patients and families on medical-surgical procedures, therapeutic regimens and pain management techniques.
    • Managed pre-op and post-operative patient care by stocking medical supplies and preparing in-room procedures.
    • Used Meditech to document patient plan of care by taking into account nursing interventions, diagnosis and expected patient outcomes.
    • Started intravenous fluids, administered medications and documented patient charts by recording food and fluid output and intake.
    • Managed caseload of 5 patients simultaneously by providing bedside care, treatments, IV therapy and wound care.
    • Clearly and thoroughly explained diagnoses, treatment options and procedures to patients and loved ones, checking in to verify understanding.
    • Evaluated patient histories, complaints and current symptoms.
    • Delivered oral medications, intramuscular injections and IV fluids to mitigate or resolve patient symptoms.
    • Took samples to complete diagnostic and routine assessment tests.
    • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
    • Helped patients complete day-to-day tasks, including bathing, dressing and eating.
    • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
    • Provided basic patient care and treatment, such as administering blood glucose tests, taking temperature and blood pressure and dressing wounds.
    • Collaborated with RN on evaluation of care plan outcomes, implementing or adjusting interventions accordingly.
    • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in electronic medical records.
    • Provided diagnosis information, treatment possibilities, disease management tips and wound care advice to patients, loved ones and caregivers.
    • Circulated assigned floor to measure and record patients' fluid and food levels, implementing measures to promote healthy intake and output as necessary.
    • Reviewed patient history to verify conditions and current medications.
    • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions to communicate concerns to supervising RN.
03/2019 to 05/2019 Crew Raising Cane's | Grand Island, NE,
    • Took orders, prepared meals and collected payments.
    • Assisted other team members to achieve goals.
    • Provided excellent customer service by greeting customers and meeting quality expectations.
    • Maintained fast speed of service, especially during rush times.
    • Kept food preparation area, equipment and utensils clean and sanitary.
    • Adhered to company safety standards, Coast Guard rules, and at-sea rescue procedures.
    • Collaborated with team members to complete orders.
    • Supported great dining and meal experiences for guests.
    • Became familiar with products to answer questions and make suggestions.
    • Worked front counter, drive-thru and other areas as needed.
    • Worked well with teammates and accepted coaching from management team.
    • Scanned shelves and product cases for expired stock and discarded outdated or spoiled items.
    • Replenished condiments, beverages and supplies while maintaining cleanliness of service areas.
08/2011 to 01/2014 Work Study Liberty University | Lynchburg, VA,
  • Produced high-quality documents, spreadsheets and presentations for internal and customer-facing needs.
  • Restocked supplies in neat and easily-accessible fashion.
  • Interacted with customers by phone, email or in-person to provide information.
  • Upheld strict security procedures to maintain data confidentiality.
  • Fielded phone calls, took messages and directed callers to appropriate personnel.
  • Complied with departmental protocols and procedures.
  • Delivered clerical support by handling range of routine and special requirements.
  • Greeted customers and guests warmly, offering library assistance.
  • Received and accurately handled money in payment for library fees.
  • Interacted respectfully with others to offer ideas, identify issues and provide assistance.
  • Completed research, compiled data, updated spreadsheets and produced timely reports.
  • Greeted incoming office visitors, answered questions and directed individuals to office locations.
  • Kept office supplies well organized and sufficiently stocked, placing orders promptly to replenish materials before depleted.
  • Managed multiple projects simultaneously using organizational and analytical skills.
  • Handled client correspondence and tracked records to foster office efficiency.
  • Fostered operational efficiency and compliance with company policies through effective coordination of office activities.
Expected in No Degree | Practical Nursing Maysville Community And Technical College, Maysville, KY GPA:
Expected in 03/2019 Diploma | Nursing Collin's Career And Technical Center, Coal Grove, OH, GPA:
Expected in 05/2015 Bachelor of Science | University Studies Kentucky Christian University, Grayson, KY GPA:

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School Attended

  • Maysville Community And Technical College
  • Collin's Career And Technical Center
  • Kentucky Christian University

Job Titles Held:

  • Medical-Surgical LPN
  • Crew
  • Work Study


  • No Degree
  • Diploma
  • Bachelor of Science

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