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Health Care Practical Nurse

West Haven, Connecticut, 06516, United States
August 29, 2017

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Angelica Rucker


Compassionate Licensed Practical Nurse with 10+years of expertise in geriatric,rehabilitative,postoperative care providing quality service to patients and their families in a Homecare Settings.Experience in OB/GYN within a Community Health Base Clinical setting,building positive relationships with patients,family members,physicians and other health care team to deliver quality care. Skill

● Problem solving

● Patient family education

● Epic software,intergy EMR

● Familiar with ICD-10 codes

● Administering injection

● Triage call

● Bilingual (Spanish)

● Patient and family -focused

● Scheduling appointments

● Prioritizing


License Practical Nurse-Optimus Health Care Inc,Bridgeport,CT 09/2016-present Provide direct care,perform selected task share responsibility under the direction of a registered nurse and within framework of supportive and restorative care,health counseling and teaching,case finding and referral collaborates in the implementation of total health care regimen and executes the medical regimen under the direction of licensed PCP in the Ob/GYN,EMr patient charting.Give direct patient care and assist Providers with procedures such as endometrial biopsy,IUD removal and insertion irrigation etc... Give and explain lab results as directed by provider,administering Vaccines and injection with proper documentation. License Practical Nurse-Astoria Park Health Care Center,Bridgeport,CT 01/2007-6/2016 Provide nursing care services to adults and elderly patients diagnosed with chronic/terminal conditions, convalescing from surgical procedures or recovering from serious illnesses and injuries. Execute rehabilitation and treatment plans to accelerate patient recovery. Focused on optimizing patient outcomes.

Perform unsupervised performance

Maintain records on patients health

Wound dressing changes

Ventilator and Tracheostomy Suctioning Care

G-Tube feedings and care

Respiratory treatments and assessments

IV Therapy

Patient bathing and hygiene assistance

Glucose checks and blood pressure monitoring

Medicine administration

Patient teaching/Family focus

CNA supervision

Proper documentation of intake and output


Certified Nurses Assistant(CNA)Northbridge Health Care Center,Bridgeport,CT Responsible for direct care of 8-10 residents

Record Vital signs

Report observations of resident behavior,complaints or physical symptoms Assist with resident transport,to appointments

Documentation of ADL’s

Document meals Intake and Output etc...


● Associate of Science in Nursing Anticipated Graduation Date May 2019 Gateway Community College,Nursing

● License Practical Nurse 09/2005-12/2006

Lincoln Technical Institute


Participated in health fair,where I dispensed valuable information to the public.I also volunteer at the food pantry ran by my church.I bag groceries for family who have little to no resources. References Available Upon Request

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