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Licensed Practical Nurses provide patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse. Specific duties listed on a Licensed Practical Nurse example resume are monitoring vital signs and health condition, administering treatments, providing emotional support, helping with personal hygiene, dressing wounds, preparing patients for surgery, and collecting samples for lab tests. Those looking to become Licensed Practical Nurses should showcase in their resumes the following assets: good communication and interpersonal skills, stamina, the ability to work with people from various backgrounds, and decision-making. A diploma in practical nursing is required for this role.

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Licensed Practical Nurse

  • Obtained vital signs of the newborn to geriatric population in the Family Practice Clinic.
  • Scheduled and booked necessary follow-up appointments for patients.
  • Performed various clinical procedures and assisted doctors as needed
  • Answered and generated T-Cons and other patient correspondence in an efficient and timely manner.
  • Ordered labs, consults, and other testing as deemed necessary.
  • Performed as the Point of Care Testing contact for the clinic, which involved training and testing employees on proficiencies, submitting monthly reports, and maintaining logbooks and other clinic documentation materials.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
2

Licensed Practical Nurse

  • Provided direct and indirect nursing care to patients and families in routine/preoperative nursing situations under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse or doctor.
  • Assisted the physician in the office with patient exams, performing point of care testing and bladder scans, while being responsible for rooming patients with intake and vital signs, performing instrument cleaning and high level disinfection and sterilization of equipment, and assisted with notification of lab results and prescription refills for this practice.
  • Skills acquired phone triaging, phlebotomy, IV placement, bladder instillations, and caring for patients in the surgical center.
  • Awarded "Employee of the Year" for 2013 with [company name].
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
Practical Nursing
3

Licensed Practical Nurse (lpn)

Staff Nurse

  • Assisted in the delivery of healthcare through patient assessments, interventions and monitoring.
  • Administered medications to the patients and monitored and documented the effectiveness of all medications.
  • Assured the safety and comfort of residents and supervised caregivers.
  • Performed skin assessments and implemented standing orders as needed to treat skin breakdown/wounds.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Nursing
4

Licensed Practical Nurse

  • Staff nurse -Orthopedics, as well as Surgery-Trauma, Neurology, and General Surgery
  • Worked collaboratively with registered nurses in the delivery of patient care
  • Provided comprehensive and emotional care to patients with various medical diagnoses and comorbidities
  • Functioned well in a fast paced environment and approached high stress situations appropriately
  • Developed organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Facilitated and collaborated with members of an inter-disciplinary team in the development of a pre and post operative program servicing patients who underwent total joint replacements
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AS
Nursing
BS
Nursing
MS
Nursing- Family Nurse Practitioner
5

Licensed Practical Nurse

  • Reviewed medical records for accuracy
  • Write prescriptions at a physician's request
  • Assisted with the scheduling of medical appointments
  • Assessed, plan implement and evaluate care for residents
  • Provided personal care to patients including personal hygiene maintenance
  • Gathered patients' health information to ensure best care
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
6

Licensed Practical Nurse

  • Supported the labor and delivery units, providing recovery assistance, transitional care, and education to new mothers
  • Served as a staffing coordinator for the home health department
  • Provided in home health care to patients convalescing at home. This included wound and health care assessments and medication management
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
AS
Iv Certified
Voc
Vocational Degree
7

Licensed Practical Nurse

  • Develop and implement treatment plan as per instructions of the treating consultant
  • Assess patients nursing needs and respond to the same efficiently
  • Take patients medical history and maintain medical charts
  • Initiated a revision in record keeping and logging narcotics which minimized error and improved effiecency. It was not only accepted but highly commended
  • Received Clinical excellence award upon completion of nursing school, noted for effective time management and task prioritization skills
  • Understood and implemented the patient's treatment plan including IV administration
  • Provided bedside care and mobility assistance
  • Communicated with the consulting doctor and patient's family regularly regarding patient's condition
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
Voc
Vocational Degree
8

Neuroscience Unit Licensed Practical Nurse

Neuro assessment, Epic and EMAR charting, medication administration, wound care, patient care, patient teaching, IV Therapy, SA drains, Tube feeding, assist with discharge planning.

  • Provide care for patients with acute to chronic Neurological conditions ranging from acute stroke, spinal surgery, brain tumors, and clients with back and nerve placement.
  • LPN preceptor focusing on training new LPN's to the neurological unit.
  • Work throughout the hospital on various units performing as an LPN under the supervision of an RN.
  • Performing nursing care in-home environment and assessing the needs of patients regarding treatments and medication.
  • Carry out the physician's orders from the plan of care given for the patient.
  • Working in conjugation with other health care teams to meet the goals for the patient ranging from medication to physical, and occupational therapy.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Associate of Science
9

Licensed Practical Nurse

Responsible for carrying out the nursing process in a long term care and skilled facility.

  • Provide safe individualized nursing care including all aspects of direct patient care, treatments, and procedures.
  • Assist with the admission, appointments, transfers and discharge of patients.
  • Document accurate and complete patient information while addressing identified patient problems, and expected outcomes
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
Nursing
Applied Science Of Nursing
10

Licensed Practical Nurse

Administered medication under a supervision of the Nurse Practitioner or a Physician.

  • Gathered health information, family health history, and information concerning the visit to the same day clinic under the supervision of a Nurse Practitioner or a Physician.
  • Obtained vital signs from patient under supervision of a Nurse Practitioner or a Physician.
  • Document information that was obtained by the patient, using electronic charting under supervision of a Nurse Practitioner or a Physician.
Candidate Info
3
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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