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Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Resourceful LPN possessing excellent work ethic, compassion and commendable interpersonal skills. Monitors vitals, prepares operating rooms and provides pre- and post-operative care to patients in med-surge care, and office setting. Self-motivated individual , willing to learn new techniques.

Skills
  • Medication Administration
  • Information Compiling and Auditing
  • Care Planning and Modifications
  • Patient Charting
  • Wound Dressing
  • Strong Clinical Judgment
  • Nursing Intervention Evaluations
Work History
Staff LPN, Oct2003 to Current
Southeastern HealthLumberton, NC,
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and input/output measurements from inpatients.
  • Minimized staff and patient infection risk by cleaning and disinfecting equipment instruments.
  • Answered incoming phone calls from patients to provide basic assistance and triage medical concerns.
  • Performed routine evaluations of each patient's status, needs and preferences.
  • Assisted with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges.
  • Educated patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Comforted and counseled patients and families throughout care process.
  • Managed appointment calendar for scans, lab tests, and evaluations.
Medical-Surgical LPN, to
Chi HealthCollege Station, TX,
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Made valuable contributions to care-plan development and patient education processes backed by thorough research into client diagnoses.
  • Collaborated with nursing supervisor to assess patient needs, plan and modify care and implement interventions.
  • Used aseptic techniques to provide sterilized wound care and dressing applications.
  • Educated patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Delivered updates in patient status to charge nurse, recording all changes in medical records.
  • Gathered lab specimens, ordered testing and interpreted results to diagnose patients.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
  • Performed routine evaluations of each patient's status, needs and preferences.
  • Administered controlled narcotics, and performed catheterizations.
  • Comforted and counseled patients and families throughout care process.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and input/output measurements from inpatients.
  • Minimized staff and patient infection risk by cleaning and disinfecting equipment instruments.
  • Educated patients and families on medical-surgical procedures, therapeutic regimens and pain management techniques.
LPN, to
Evangelical Community HospitalLewisburg, PA,

Medication, Wound/Treatment.

  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Performed routine evaluations of each patient's status, needs and preferences.
  • Minimized staff and patient infection risk by cleaning and disinfecting equipment instruments.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
  • Comforted and counseled patients and families throughout care process.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Used aseptic techniques to provide sterilized wound care and dressing applications.
Medical-Surgical LPN, to
Chi HealthLake Jackson, TX,
  • 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 operating rooms.
  • Managed caseload of 20 patients simultaneously by providing bedside care, treatments, IV therapy and wound care.
  • Administered medications and documented patient charts by recording food and fluid output and intake.
  • Recorded and measured 20 patients' vital signs per shift, including weight, temperature, respiration and blood pressure.
  • Monitored patients before, during and after surgical operations to evaluate patient care and maintained aseptic techniques through care.
  • Provided diagnosis information, treatment possibilities, disease management tips and wound care advice to patients, loved ones and caregivers.
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
  • Reviewed patient history to verify conditions and current medications.
  • Circulated assigned floor to measure and record patients' fluid and food levels, implementing measures to promote healthy intake and output as necessary.
  • Clearly and thoroughly explained diagnoses, treatment options and procedures to patients and loved ones, checking in to verify understanding.
  • Helped patients complete day-to-day tasks, including bathing, dressing and eating.
  • Provided basic patient care and treatment, such as administering medications, taking temperature and blood pressure and dressing wounds.
  • Helped long-term care residents with bathing, dressing, feeding and other daily living activities.
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in written medical record.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels
  • Delivered updates in patient status to charge nurse, recording all changes in medical records
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery
  • Monitored patients before, during and after surgical operations to evaluate patient care and maintained aseptic techniques through dressing changes, observations during recovery.
Education
: LPN , Expected in 06/1990
Wilkes Barre Area Vo-Tech - Wilkes Barre,
GPA:
Associate of Science: Criminal Justice, Expected in 07/1984
Luzerne County Community College - Nanticoke, PA
GPA:

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School Attended

  • Wilkes Barre Area Vo-Tech
  • Luzerne County Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Staff LPN
  • Medical-Surgical LPN
  • LPN
  • Medical-Surgical LPN

Degrees

  • Associate of Science

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