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Innovative and goal-oriented LPN committed to professional development and expert leadership of providing the highest level of care possible. Analytical and organized professional comfortable working independently or as part of team. Operates well in high-volume, stressful settings with great multitasking and conflict resolutions skills. Flexible with changing assignments and specific needs of different projects. Sensitive, caring and professional attitude toward staff, patients and families. Specializes in venipuncture and quick to capitalize on opportunities for operational enhancements. Versed in operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of advanced medical technology. Skilled Licensed Practical Nurse offering 30+ years of experience in the field. Knowledgeable about assisting with non-invasive procedures and performing respiratory treatments. Strong documentation skills and a firm grasp of compliance requirements. Committed professional with 30+ years of experience in clinical, home health and acute care environments. Team collaborator willing to adapt to new procedural and technical requirements with enthusiastic support. Expertise in vital signs monitoring and medication administration.

Accomplishments
  • Achieved a full donation through effectively helping with standing by the donor the entire donation and fixing problems as they arose.
Skills
  • Vital Signs Recording
  • Medication Administration
  • Information Compiling and Auditing
  • Interdisciplinary Team Collaboration
  • Nursing Intervention Evaluations
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Caregiving skills
  • Patient Assessments
  • Documenting intake
  • Patient Management
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Indirect Patient Care
  • Shared governance
Work History
08/2020 to Current
Plasmapheresis Specialist, LPN Westgate Hills Rehabilitation And Nursing Center Havertown, PA,
    Duties included but are not limited to:
    • Screening donors upon their arrival to KED plasma by taking vital signs, checking serum hematocrit and protein levels prior to donation.
    • Setting up plasma machines, starting ante cubital lines with 17 gauge needles. Drawing samples via regular phlebotomy Caring for donors as donation is continuing. Resolving any kind of reaction such as: dizziness, fainting, nausea, and vomiting.
    • Discontinuing machine and removing needle when procedure has ended. Preserving and maintaining sterility of plasma or whole blood product.
    • Assisting other nurses and screeners when needed.
    • Accurately recorded interactions in medical charts, documenting accidents and interventions applied
02/2020 to 08/2020
LPN Westgate Hills Rehabilitation And Nursing Center Havertown, PA,
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures. Applied wound vacs.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Performed routine evaluations of each patient's status, needs and preferences.
  • Administered medications orally, rectally, IM, clysis, and topically
  • Cared for over 20 geriatric and rehab patients each day with quality-driven support.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Administered controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations.
  • Delivered updates in patient status to charge nurse, recording changes in medical records.
  • Accurately recorded interactions in medical charts, documenting accidents and interventions applied
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery
10/2019 to 02/2020
LPN Access Healthcare Physicians, Llc New Port Richey, FL,
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Performed routine evaluations of each patient's status, needs and preferences.
  • Delivered updates in patient status to charge nurse, recording changes in medical records.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Administered controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations.
  • Performed lab draws, urine drug screens, DOT physicals, school sports physicals.
  • Accurately recorded interactions in medical charts, documenting accidents and interventions applied
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures
  • Supported physicians during examinations and scans to assist with diagnostic procedures
  • Used aseptic techniques to provide sterilized wound care and dressing applications
  • Monitored and tracked patient vitals in computer to keep team informed of changing conditions
  • Managed appointment calendar for scans, lab tests, and evaluations
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes
  • Obtained patient vital signs and input/output measurements from inpatients
  • Performed functional assessments for admission and discharge
  • Administered controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care
  • Educated patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management
07/2013 to 09/2019
LPN Team Lead Bristol Village City, STATE,
    • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
    • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
    • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
    • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
    • Minimized staff and patient infection risk by cleaning and disinfecting equipment instruments.
    • Used aseptic techniques to provide sterilized wound care and dressing applications.
    • Delivered updates in patient status to charge nurse, recording changes in medical records.
    • Obtained patient vital signs and input/output measurements from inpatients.
    • Supported physicians during examinations and scans to assist with diagnostic procedures.
    • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
    • Assisted with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges.
    • Gathered lab specimens, ordered testing and interpreted results to diagnose patients.
    • Performed functional assessments for admission and discharge.
    • Cared for over 20 assisted living and memory care patients each day with quality-driven support.
    • Educated patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
    • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
    • Administered controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations.
    • Monitored and tracked patient vitals in Quick Mar to keep team informed of changing conditions.
    • Managed daily staff assignments and patient scheduling to guarantee clinic coverage and flow.
    • Managed daily staff assignments and patient scheduling to guarantee clinic coverage and flow
    • Updated patient medical records with services provided, health conditions and response to treatments using Quick Mar.
    • Updated patient medical records with services provided, health conditions and response to treatments using paper charts.
    • Assembled and used equipment such as catheters, tracheotomy tubes or oxygen suppliers to effectively manage patient care
    • Analyzed patient assessments and laboratory data to bring any issues to attention of physicians
    • Promoted patient independence by teaching self-care skills and explaining conditions and medications
    • Delivered direct quality care to patients by evaluating medical conditions and managing and assessing treatments
    • Managed medical supply and equipment inventory through setting up and removing when necessary.
    • Developed individual care plans to meet patient needs and achieve treatment goals
    • Led and mentored newly licensed nurses and nursing students to develop professional expertise.
    • Managed various general office duties such as answering multiple telephone lines, completing insurance forms and mailing monthly invoice statements to patients
    • Provided basic patient care and treatment, such as administering wound care cultures tests, taking temperature and blood pressure and dressing wounds.
    • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance
    • Reviewed patient history to verify conditions and current medications
    • Provided diagnosis information, treatment possibilities, disease management tips and wound care advice to patients, loved ones and caregivers
    • Clearly and thoroughly explained diagnoses, treatment options and procedures to patients and loved ones, checking in to verify understanding
    • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions to communicate concerns to supervising Nurse.
    • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in electronic medical records
    • Evaluated patient histories, complaints and current symptoms
    • Circulated assigned floor to measure and record patients' fluid and food levels, implementing measures to promote healthy intake and output as necessary
    • Helped long-term care residents with bathing, dressing, feeding and other daily living activities
    • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions
    • Helped patients complete bathing, dressing and eating
Education
Expected in 07/1989 to to
Licensed Practical Nurse: Practical Nursing
Centre County Area Vocational Technical School - Bellefonte, PA,
GPA:
  • Completed professional development in Licensed Practical Nursing
  • Professional development completed in Nursing
Expected in 06/1988 to to
Emergency Medical Technician : EMT And Health Occupations
Keystone Area Vocational School - Lock Haven, PA,
GPA:
  • Relevant Coursework Completed: health & EMT
  • Completed professional development in EMT
  • Awarded Excellence in Home health and EMT occupations
  • Continuing education in Nursing
Expected in 06/1988 to to
High School Diploma:
Bald Eagle-Nittany High School - Mill Hall, PA,
GPA:
  • Relevant Coursework Completed: general high school courses & EMT/ Health Occupations.
  • Received honor roll and high honor roll status last 3 years of high school
  • Completed professional development i EMT and Health Occupations.
Certifications
  • Certified Plasmapheresis Specialist, LPN at Kedrion Biopharma - started August 2020.
  • CPR
  • OSHA
  • Disposal of biohazard waste
  • Phlebotomy
  • Universal Precautions

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School Attended

  • Centre County Area Vocational Technical School
  • Keystone Area Vocational School
  • Bald Eagle-Nittany High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Plasmapheresis Specialist, LPN
  • LPN
  • LPN
  • LPN Team Lead

Degrees

  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • High School Diploma

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