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Assistant Practical Nurse

United States
August 28, 2017

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Bridget A. Hayden, LPN

Position Statement

I have over 25 years of experience as a Licensed Practical Nurse. I have taken the opportunity to increase my knowledge and skills in various aspects of the nursing field. I hold many various positions both in Administration and with hands-on Nursing care. I am continually looking for ways to increase my knowledge and skills in the geriatric field.

Professional Background

Director of Health Services for Memory Care (Unity Park Neighborhood) – Lutheran Senior Services at Heisinger Bluffs, Jefferson City, MO, May 2014 – Current (2016 Corporate Shining Star Award Recipient)

Licensed Practical Nurse - Lutheran Senior Services at St. Joseph Bluff’s (transferred from our sister company: Lenoir Woods), Jefferson City, MO, August 2010 – May 2014

Licensed Practical Nurse - Lutheran Senior Services at Lenoir Wood, Columbia, MO, November 1992 – August 2010. (During my employment with Lenoir Woods, I held the following positions: Staffing Coordinator, Employee Health Nurse, and Resident Services Coordinator for Assisted Living and Independent Living residents, and Life Steps Coordinator.)

Certified Nursing Assistant, and Certified Medication Technician - La Plata Nursing Home, La Plata, MO, 1987-1992

Educational Background

IV Certification Program - Boone Slick Vo-Technical School, Booneville, MO, 2004

Licensed Practical Nursing Program - Kirksville Vo-Technical School, Kirksville, MO, 1990-1991

Child Development Assoc. Certification - Kirksville Vo-Technical School, Kirksville MO, 1987-1989

High School Diploma - La Plata High School, LaPlata, MO, 1987

Core Competencies

Certified Medication Assistant (CMA) Instructor Certification

Insulin Instructor Certification

CPR Certification

IV Certification

Employee Staffing

Employee Health Requirements

Rehabilitation Nursing Experience

Knowledge of Skilled & Assisted Living Community – State Regulations

Transmitting & Completing Physician’s Orders

Supervise and Train Nursing Staff

Develop Individual Service (Care) Plans

Experienced in Scheduling & Staffing

Dementia Specialist/ Training Instructor

Alzheimer’s Support Group Facilitator

Coaching and Counseling Training

Payroll / Time Keeping (Kronos)

Skilled & Intermediate Community – State Requirements

Vision - Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Program – “Super User”

Monitor Medication Administration

Detailed & Thorough Medical Documentation

Experienced in Management Responsibilities

Deficiency Free DHSS Inspection for 3 years

Bridget A. Hayden


Tina Nelson LPN

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Sonya Durbin LPN

Director of Health Services


Gail Roddy

Certified Medication Assistant


Larry Robinett

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