senior licensed practical nurse resume example with 13+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Professional Summary

Proficient and caring Licensed Practical Nurse offering outstanding patient care for the last ten years. I worked in the Primary Care setting for 4 years and Family Planning and Prenatal patients for the last 6 years. Working in Family Planning and Prenatal care are my passion. I am adept at addressing patient needs with compassionate care and attention to detail. Diligent about maximizing satisfaction, safety and wellness while serving patients of all backgrounds. Experience triaging patients, capturing information and assisting with basic in house procedures. Excellent communication, prioritization and multitasking abilities with sound judgment and compassionate nature.

  • Call Answering and Assistance
  • Recording Vital Signs
  • Work Planning and Coordination
  • Equipment Assembly
  • Medical History Documenting
  • Intramuscular and subcutaneous Injections
  • Specimen Results Interpretation
  • Sterile Procedures and Techniques
  • Rapid Strep Testing
  • Multi-Tasking and Prioritization
  • Physician Support
  • Equipment Disinfection
  • Administering Immunizations
  • Patient Medical Histories
  • Pulse Oximetry Tracking
  • Follow up on Postpartum Patient Care and arrange appointments
  • Patient Care and Monitoring
  • Nursing Assistance
  • Proper Waste Disposal
  • Adaptable and Flexible
  • HIPAA and Confidentiality Compliance
  • Complex Problem-Solving
  • Lab Specimens and Collections
  • Inventory Assessments
  • Patient Charting and Reporting
  • Height and Weight Measurement
  • Recordkeeping and Maintenance
  • Supply Requisition and Inventory
  • Adapt to any and all situations promptly
  • Hard worker
  • Communicate effectively
  • Multitasker
  • Ability to work with clients that have a myriad of problems
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others
  • Ability to lift and carry 25 pounds
  • Ability to use common computer programs such as outlook, work and excel Qualifications
  • Ability to administer medications
  • Ability to work independently and effectively
  • Educate patients when needed
  • Schedule patient's for appointments with provider or for ultrasounds and other imaging
  • Experienced in prenatal education, workups, follow ups, referrals, and scheduling.
Northwest Florida State College DeFuniak Springs, FL, Expected in No Degree : Pre-requisites To RN Program - GPA :
Walton County Votech DeFuniak Springs, FL, Expected in 06/2012 Practical Nursing : Nursing - GPA :
Walton High School DeFuniak Springs, FL, Expected in 05/2003 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Walton County Votech DeFuniak Springs, FL, Expected in 05/2003 Certification For Nursing Assistant : Certified Nursing Assistant - GPA :
Work History
Christian Care Communities - Senior Licensed Practical Nurse
Middletown, OH, 11/2012 - Current
  • Obtain patient vital signs, reason for visit, and perform a complete medical history in HMS system
  • Give immunizations for children, adults, prenatal patients and enter into Florida Shots system.
  • Give injections for children, adults, and Prenatal patients such as Rocephin, Bicillin, Toradol.
  • Enter labs into HMS system and draw labs when ordered
  • Assist providers with procedures (Lesion removal, Toe nail removal, Ear Lavage, Vasectomies, IUD insertions and removals, Nexplanon insertions and removals, Colposcopy, Endometrial biopsies, etc)
  • Perform finger stick hemoglobin, glucose, hemoglobin A1C. Urinalysis and pregnancy tests.
  • Worked in Primary Care for 4 years and Family Planning/ Prenatal for the last 6 years
  • Schedule appointments for Family Planning, Prenatal, and Primary Care
  • Schedule prenatal patient ultrasound appointments and fax orders
  • Schedule appointments, arrange and fax paperwork for transfer of care for prenatal patients.
  • Maintain filing system of current prenatal patients paperwork and update as needed. Also keep excel spreadsheet of current and transferred OB patients. Follow up once delivered for delivery report to ensure patient has 6 week postpartum care.
  • Maintain list of patients that are requesting a tubal ligation or vasectomy through DOH that have no insurance and are waiting for yearly Title X funds. Once funds are received I call patient, obtain referral, fax paperwork, and make appointment for their pre-op.
  • Order all supplies needed for clinic for Coastal Branch, Paxton, and DFS office. I facilitate delivery to all sites, receive in ordering system, and maintain stock room with all supplies. I am constantly restocking and unpackaging any items that arrive or are needed.
  • Weekly inventory of medication room for STD, Family Planning, Tuberculosis, and Insulin programs. When medication is missing I track down all medications and ensure that provider or nurse put that medication in the system so that my PFS inventory count is correct. Also do a monthly reconciliation which is where I scan in every issuance and bulk medication on the shelf for STD, FP, TB, Insulin program so that central pharmacy can see what we have in stock versus what they show we have.
  • Order bulk and issuance medications through Central Pharmacy weekly to maintain stock at an acceptable level
  • Keep exam rooms clean and fully stocked with all supplies
  • Maintain follow up list and call backs in a timely manner
  • Provide care coordination, case management and education when needed

Department Of Health Holmes County - Licensed Practical Nurse
City, STATE, 08/2012 - 11/2012
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems
  • Administered injections as needed
  • Obtained patient vital signs
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • I worked the urgent night clinic so mostly saw sick patients in this clinic
  • Assisted provider with anything they needed

COPE Center - Front Desk and Insurance Verification Clerk
City, STATE, 01/2006 - 07/2009
  • Verified client information by analyzing existing evidence on file.
  • Maintained strong knowledge of basic medical terminology to better understand services and procedures.
  • Made contact with insurance carriers to discuss policies and individual patient benefits.
  • Assured timely verification of insurance benefits prior to patient procedures or appointments.
  • Observed strict procedures to protect sensitive patient information, medical records and payment data.
  • Answered telephone calls to offer office information, answer questions and direct calls to staff.
  • Carried out front office duties utilizing data entry skills in framework of medical database.
  • Scheduled patient appointments
  • Obtained payments from patients and scanned identification and insurance cards.
  • Organized patient files and streamlined operations to improve efficiency.
  • Greeted visitors and initiated triage processes for clients to streamline patient flow.

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School Attended

  • Northwest Florida State College
  • Walton County Votech
  • Walton High School
  • Walton County Votech

Job Titles Held:

  • Senior Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Front Desk and Insurance Verification Clerk


  • No Degree
  • Practical Nursing
  • High School Diploma
  • Certification For Nursing Assistant

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