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OBJECTIVE
Experience new placesand newcultures, gain acute experienceand knowledgeto aid with furthering my education and completing RN school. Available for all shifts.
Skills
  • Basic Life Support.
  • Assess and Interprets patient status and information based on knowledge of growth, age and development; recognizes basic changes based on the assessment.
  • Adheres to and exhibits core values.
  • Prioritizes, initiates, and delegates appropriate interventions based on assessed patient's needs.
  • Ensured HIPAA compliance.
  • Monitored fluid intake and output levels.
  • Assist patients with daily functions.
  • Completes all patient care documents according to policy.
  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.
  • Adheres to organizational and department specific safety efforts of team members.
  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members.
  • Fluent in English
  • Assessed need for, ordered, obtained and interpreted appropriate lab tests.
  • Authorized drug refills and provided detailed prescription information to pharmacies.
  • Provided all daily living tasks to enhance quality of life for elderly patients.
  • Followed infection control procedures.
  • Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care.
  • Demonstrates the ability to use, maintain, and troubleshoot patient care and equipment.
  • Initiates discharge planning based on assessed needs and follows through as appropriate.
  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, in-patients, residents, visitors, staff, and the broader health care community.
  • Intravenous therapy
Certifications
  • Multi State Nursing License
  • Alaska State Nursing License
  • BLS Provider (March 2019 - March 2020)
  • IV Certification (Received in Nursing School)
  • Emergency Medical Responder
  • Dirvers License
Work History
Licensed Practical Nurse 04/2019 to 04/2020
CorrectHealth LLC 16801 Hwy 15, Davant, LA 70046

Worked for Correct Health at Plaquemines Parish Detention Center. Provided care to Federal, DOC (male and female) and Parish offenders, Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically-relevant symptoms. Administer first aid, Obtained specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport. Administered controlled narcotics and maintained proper count. Oral Medication Administration, Obtained Vital Signs, Administer PPD Test and completed PPD readings, Keep accurate sharps count, Intake Assessments, Sick Calls (clinic), Preformed 12 lead EKGs, Assist with MH provider, Monitor Accu checks, Monitor sharps count, IM Injections, e-MAR (COR EMR 5).

Travel Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) 04/2019 to 10/2019
Supplemental Health Care Park City, Utah

Completed several contracts at PPDC before signing on full time Nursing duties include but not limited to preforming general nursing task that fall under the LPN scope of practice. Take and record vital signs, such as blood pressure. Administer medications as ordered and report adverse reactions to medications or treatments. Dress wounds, apply compresses, ice bags, and urine samples. Monitor patients and chart medical records accurately. Report the condition of a patient back to RNs and doctors.

Medical Surgical Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) 01/2018 to 04/2019
Riverland Medical Center 1700 EE Wallace Boulevard, Ferriday, LA 71334

Medication Administration, IM Injections, Accucheck, Insulin Administration, IV Therapy, IV Piggy Backs, Monitor blood transfusion after the initiation completed by RN, Vital Signs, Specimen Collection, G-Tube Feedings/Medication Administration, Monitoring Intake/Output, Supervising CNAs, Catheter Insertion, Enemas, Colostomy Care, Prescription Ordering, Calling Dr./Families, Preform CPR, e-MAR (CPSI)

Pre-Op Licensed Practical Nurse 11/2017 to 01/2018
Riverpark Ambulatory Surgery Center 107 Front Street, Vidalia, LA 71373

Assessed and interviewed patients in Pre-op, Obtained vital signs prior to surgery,Provided education to the patient relevant to the procedure being performed, Initiate IVs and IV fluids, Administer soap suds enemas, Performed 12 leadEKGs, Obtained blood specimens, Glucometer checks,Pregnancy testing, Administer eye drops, Administer PO medications.

License Practical Nurse (LPN) 08/2017 to 11/2017
New Horizons @ PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center 3100 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan, Alaska 99901

PO Medication Administration, IM Injections, Insulin Administration, Eye Drop Administration, Vital Signs, Oxygen Therapy, Specimen Collection, Wound Care, Monitoring Intake/Output, Admission/Discharge, Assist with Turning/Feeding, Supervising CNAs, Prescription Ordering, Calling Dr./Families, e-MAR (epic)

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) PRN 02/2017 to 12/2017
Tioga Community Care Center 5201 Shreveport Hwy, Pineville, LA 71360

Medication Administration, IM Injections, Accucheck, Insulin Administration, IV Therapy, IV Piggy Backs, Vital Signs, Oxygen Therapy, Specimen Collection, G-Tube Feedings/Medication Administration, Monitoring Intake/Output, Supervising CNAs, Catheter Insertion, Enemas, Colostomy Care, Admission/Discharge, Prescription Ordering, Calling Dr./Families, e-MAR (Point Click Care)

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) 08/2016 to 08/2017
The Oaks Care Center 50 Pinecrest Dr, Pineville, LA 71360

Medication Administration, IM Injections, Accucheck, Insulin Administration, Vital Signs, Oxygen Therapy, Specimen Collection, G-Tube Feedings/Medication Administration, Monitoring Intake/Output, Supervising CNAs, Catheter Insertion, Enemas, Colostomy Care, Assist with Turning/Feeding, Admission/Discharge, Prescription Ordering, Calling Dr./Families, e-MAR (AHT)

Education
Technical Diploma : Practical Nursing 05/2016 Central Louisiana Technical Community College - Ferriday, Louisiana

Clinical training completed at Promise Hospital (Vidalia, La), Riverland Medical Center (Ferriday, La), Concordia Community Health Center (Ferriday, La), Riverland Pediatric Clinic (Ferriday, La), The Bridge (Ferriday, La), The Columns (Jonesville, La) and East Louisiana State Hospital (Jackson, La)

High School Diploma 05/2014 Monterey High School - Monterey, Louisiana
Experience
  • Geriatric Care (2 years)
  • Medical/Surgical (1 year 3 months)
  • Corrections (11 Months)
Affiliations
  • Nurse Service Organization (Since 2014)
  • Monterey Volunteer Fire Department
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Professional Summary

Astute Home Health Registered Nurse responsible for promptly resolving issues and initiating preventative nursing procedures,with strong clinical skills, people skills and dedicated work ethic. Demonstrate medical procedure competency and providing quality care for our diverse community.Highly flexible scheduling availability to include location,weekends,evening, and emergency situations as required.

Skills
  • Significant experience with nursing procedures and processes
  • Superb people/communication skills
  • Safety/Infection control
  • Wound care
  • Thorough physical assessments
  • Patient evaluation/intervention
  • Patient/family focused
  • Fluent in Russian
  • Problem resolution capability
  • Adept at prioritizing/managing deadlines
Work History
Registered Nurse, 05/2019 to Current
Kindred At Home Petaluma, CA
  • Conveyed treatment options, diagnosis information and home care techniques to patients and caregivers to continue care consistency.
  • Changed out tracheostomies, gastrostomy buttons and catheters regularly to prevent infection or other problems.
  • Provided complete care to home health patients, including physical assessments, medication and chronic disease management.
  • Addressed disruptions in patient care, including delays in discharge, postponed procedures and discharge equipment unavailability.
  • Implemented interventions, including medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
  • Advised patients and caregivers of proper wound management, discharge plan objectives, safe medication use and disease management.
  • Partnered with physicians, social workers, activity therapists, nutritionists and case managers to develop and implement individualized care plans and documented all patient interactions and interventions in electronic charting systems.
  • Supervised professional and paraprofessional nursing staff and delegated tasks to maintain continuum of care.
  • Managed care from admission to discharge, including patient assessments, care planning, health educations and discharging support to provide comprehensive care to several patients daily.
  • Managed patients recovering from medical or surgical procedures, including facilitating wound care, ostomy care, pressure ulcer prevention and pain management.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Delivered high level of quality care to diverse populations while overseeing patient admission and triaging based on acuity and appropriate department admission.
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
Home Health Registered Nurse, 10/2018 to Current
Home Health Bay Area Daly City, CA
  • Incorporated therapeutic, rehabilitative and nursing goals into detailed, individualized care plans based on diagnoses. 
  • Collaborated with multidisciplinary team on evaluation of care plan outcomes, implementing or adjusting interventions accordingly.
  • Clearly and thoroughly explained diagnoses, treatment options and procedures to patients and loved ones, checking in to verify understanding.
Home Health LVN, 09/2017 to 12/2018
Summit Home Health
  • Assessed need for, ordered, obtained and interpreted appropriate lab tests.
  • Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Dementia, Diabetes, Cancer, Alzheimer's
  • Effective counseling in health maintenance and disease management.
  • Followed infection control procedures.
  • Implement nursing car plans while including patient and family 
Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN), 11/2016 to 05/2018
Health Flex Home Health San Francisco, CA
  • Proficient in working with wound care patients, catheters, and ostomy
  • Educate patients and families regarding importance of health promotion and disease prevention/managment based on individuals culture and centered goals
  • Competently assess patient's condition and report any changes to health care providers
  • Maintain the standards of accurate recording and reporting;efficiently completing paper work within a timely manner
  • Coordinate with patients health care providers to ensure quality care 
  • Offer emotional support to patients and families and providing comfort while developing and encouraging independence
  • Initiate insurance requests
  • Provide medication reconciliation/teaching  on each visit
LVN/Admission Coordinator/Community Liaison , 02/2011 to 01/2017
San Francisco Health Care And Rehab San francisco , CA
  • Managed 20-25 patient load, providing treatment  and education for individual needs
  • Evaluated patients needs in order to prioritize treatment 
  • Practiced ethical and independant decision making ability consistent with medical protocol
  •  Facilitated on-going assessments of patient/family needs and implementation of interdisciplinary team care plan
  •  Established and maintained relationships with patient case managers and other medical professionals
  • Obtained patient data, processed paperwork, and completed computer entries on patient referrals
  •  Used strong clinical and community expertise to conduct intake process for each patient from start to finish
  • Assessed patients baseline in order to determine patients' support system, needs, and restrictions 
Education
Associate of Science: Registered Nurse, 2019
Unitek College - Fremont
  • Completed prerequisites for RN program
  • LVN to RN transition course 
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Summary

Dedicated Registered Nurse with over twenty years of experience in acute care hospital settings.  Highly skilled in medical-surgical care, a strong patient advocate and resourceful problem solver with excellent team player skills. Excels in both independent and collaborative work environments while displaying proven leadership qualities. Flexible and can adapt to permanent as well as temporary work assignments. Consistently receives high praise from patients and supervisors alike for quality care.

Skills
  • Proactive
  • Team Player
  • Committed
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Self Motivated
  • Enthusiastic Caregiver
  • Customer Service Oriented
Clinical Experience
Core Med Staff 10/2016 to Current Registry Nurse Los Angeles, CA

Supplemental Registry Nurse working in various hospitals throughout the Los Angeles area. Hospitals include: White Memorial Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Southern California Hospital Culver City, Southern California Hospital at Hollywood, Norwalk Community Hospital, and Pacific Alliance.

  • Experience with medical, surgical, telemetry, orthopedic, renal, vascular and respiratory patients.

Nursing Duties Include:

  • Thorough assessment and reassessment skills appropriate for diagnosed disease processes.
  • Monitor patient health condition post diagnostic procedures.
  • Exceptional capacity to multi-task and manage numerous situations while providing superior customer service.
  • Ability to collect data, coordinate care plans with individual goals and document precisely in patient charts.
  • Ability to identify/ assess unstable or emergency conditions, notify physician of changes/clinical concerns and initiate appropriate action.
  • Pain management assessment and treatment.
  • Displays professional interaction and communicates effectively with patients, families, staff and physicians.
  • Patient and family teaching.
  • Recognize, monitor and implement appropriate nursing action for arrhythmia management.
  • Administer medications per protocol.
Medical Solutions 03/2020 to 04/2020 Travel Nurse Riverside, CA

Travel Nurse assignment at Riverside Community Hospital.

  • Primarily worked on general medicine/surgical oncology unit and at times floated to orthopedic unit.
  • Performed assessments, administered medications and general patient care.
  • Nursing duties same as above.
Medical Solutions 11/2019 to 02/2020 Travel Nurse Oxnard & Camarillo, CA

Travel Nurse assignment at St. John's Regional (Oxnard) and St. John's Pleasant Valley (Camarillo).

  • Floated between hospitals and various medical surgical units.
  • Patient population included general surgery, surgical oncology, medical and rehab patients.
  • Nursing duties same as above.
Private Duty Nurse 12/2017 to 09/2019 Registered Nurse Beverly Hills, CA

Provide assessments, medication administration, collaborate with physician regarding treatment plan and patient education.

Medical Solutions 11/2015 to 09/2016 Travel Nurse Omaha, NE

Travel Nurse assignments at Hemet Valley Medical Center and Gardena Memorial Hospital.

  • Experience with medical, surgical and telemetry short term contracted assignments.
  • Ability to adapt to unfamiliar work environments quickly and efficiently with minimal orientation.
  • Assess patient care needs, develop and implement care plans, maintain medical records per hospital protocols.
  • Nursing duties same as above.
Medipro Medical Staffing 03/2016 to 08/2016 Registry Nurse Glendale, CA

Worked as Registry Nurse at USC Norris Comprehensive Care Center, Keck Hospital of USC, Gardena Memorial, Monterey Park Hospital and Greater El Monte Community Hospital.

  • Rotate to various units within the hospitals to assist with staffing needs and minimize acute nursing shortages.
  • Nursing duties same as above.
Medstar Montgomery Hospital 06/2010 to 10/2015 Staff Nurse Olney, MD

Staff Nurse on medical surgical oncology unit

  • Provided nursing care to a diverse population of medical/surgical and oncology patients following chemotherapy protocols, and interventions.
  • Provided end of life and palliative care with support to families during their bereavement period.
  • Nursing duties same as above.
University of Maryland Midtown Campus 01/2012 to 07/2015 Staff Nurse Baltimore, MD

Staff Nurse on medical/surgical and telemetry unit.

  • Rotating charge nurse responsibilities to include supervising Patient Care Technicians and other ancillary staff.
  • Actively participate in Shared Governance as the Customer Service Representative at unit and hospital wide council levels. Attend monthly meetings as the conduit for information sharing amongst unit and hospital wide assemblies. Initiatives include initiate hourly rounding, reducing unit fall rate, and winning "Bedpan" award for increasing unit specific HCAHPS metric (responsiveness to call light).
  • Nursing duties same as above.
Dallas Medical Center 06/2009 to 06/2010 Staff Nurse Dallas, TX

Staff Nurse on medical/surgical and telemetry unit

  • Provided nursing care to a population of general surgery, orthopedic, gynecology, cardiac and general medicine patients.
  • Responsible for cardiac monitoring and medication administration.
  • Assist with IV insertion.
  • Served as a preceptor for an El Centro College Nursing Student.
  • Nursing duties as above.
On Assignment Travel Agency 09/2001 to 02/2008 Travel Nurse Cincinnati, OH

Worked in various cities and states as a Travel Nurse including:

  • Alta Bates Summit Medical Center; Berkeley, CA
  • Frederick Memorial Hospital; Frederick, MD
  • St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center; Boise, ID
  • Los Angeles County USC Medical Center; Los Angeles, CA
  • Lawrence and Memorial Hospital; New London, CT

Travel Nurse medical/surgical unit

  • Provided care to populations that included orthopedic, urology and vascular surgery patients.
  • Rotated to various units within the hospital to assist with admissions, blood draws, intravenous insertions and other nursing duties.
  • Nursing duties as above.
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences 05/1992 to 08/2001 Staff Nurse Little Rock, AR

Staff Nurse Intensive care unit , Level 1 Trauma Center

  • Provided care to patients with complex and acute injuries requiring close monitoring.
  • Responsible for hemodynamic invasive and non-invasive monitoring and ventilator management.

Staff Nurse II medical surgical unit

  • Provided nursing care on surgery/ trauma/ burn unit per nursing protocols.
  • Nursing duties same as above.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Nursing 1992 University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Little Rock, AR

Certifications:

Basic Life Support

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

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Summary
I have been a nurse since December 2014. Prior to becoming a nurse I worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant in which I really enjoyed
Licenses
NYS LPN license
GA LPN license
Skills
  • Medication Administration
  • Tube Feeding
  • insulin administration
  • Transcribing doctor orders
  • Blood Glucose check and monitoring
  • Communicating with families
  • Time Management
  • Vital signs
  • wound care
  • CPR
  • BLS
  • Universal Precautions
Experience
10/2015 - Current
Rochester City School District Rochester, NY Substitute school nurse
07/2015 - Current
Medical Staffing Network Rochester, NY Per Diem agency nurse
02/2014 - 01/2017
St.johns Home Rochester, NY staff nurse I Started at this facility as a Certified nurse assistant in February of 2014. I graduated nursing school in August of 2014, Passed my boards December of 2014 and was given a nursing position in January of 2015.
Education and Training
2006
School of the arts Rochester, NY, United States High School Diploma: High School Diploma
2014
Wayne Finger Lakes BOCES Rochester, NY, US Licensed Practical Nurse