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Staff Nurse Nursing

Location:
Richmond, California, United States
Salary:
negotiable
Posted:
November 30, 2017

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KENYATTA HOPKINS

San Pablo, CA (C) 510-***-**** ac3jqd@r.postjobfree.com Professionally trained LVN with 18yrs experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for wide variety of patients with diverse needs.

Licensed vocational nurse 09/2016 to Current

Lake Park Retirement Residence – Oakland, CA

Effectively supervised 2-4 CNA and non-clinical staff. Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability. Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care. Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of individuals participating in clinical trials. Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams. Delegated staff nurse duties.

Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens. Strong leader for nursing personnel assigned to the unit/shift. Licensed Vocational Nurse 06/2015 to 08/2017

Awesome Healthcare inc. – Fremont, California

Healthcare staffing agency for long-term,acute, HHA,and Assisting Living Strong leader for nursing personnel assigned to the unit/shift. Delegated staff nurse duties.

Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams. Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of individuals participating in clinical trials. Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens. Provided all daily living tasks to enhance quality of life for elderly patients. Scheduled patient admissions and discharges.

Effective counseling in health maintenance and disease management. Developed patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations and nursing diagnoses. Provided on-call care at all times of day and night. Assisted patients with daily functions.

Oversaw and managed [2-3] clinical and support staff in patient care activities while maintaining a high level of staff morale and professionalism.

Licensed vocational nurse 07/2014 to 12/2016

United Healthcare Staffing – San Jose, California

Staffing agency for long-term,Subacute,Rehabilitation,Assisted Living and live scan Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability. Effectively supervised 2-3, NAs and non-clinical staff. Delegated staff nurse duties.

Scheduled patient admissions and discharges.

Strong leader for nursing personnel assigned to the unit/shift. Conducted mandated health screenings, physicals and special education assessments in corporate environments (live scan,BMI calculation)Ensured external follow-up where required. Pharmacological and non-pharmacological management and treatment of various disorders and diseases. Effective counseling in health maintenance and disease management. Licensed Vocational Nurse 08/2014 to 11/2015

Masonic Home of California – Union City, California Effectively supervised 4-5 NAs and non-clinical staff. Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability. Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of individuals participating in clinical trials. Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams. Provided DHS (Department of Health Services) with corrective action plans. Coordinated Quality Improvement Activities (QIA's) to identify performance areas for improvement. Delegated staff nurse duties.

Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens. Provided all daily living tasks to enhance quality of life for elderly patients. Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Dementia, Diabetes, Cancer, Alzheimer's and Paget's disease.

Scheduled patient admissions and discharges.

Strong leader for nursing personnel assigned to the unit/shift. Licensed Vocational Nurse 06/2012 to 12/2015

San Pablo Healthcare & Wellness Center – San Pablo, California Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability. Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of individuals participating in clinical trials. Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams. Delegated staff nurse duties.

Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens. Provided all daily living tasks to enhance quality of life for elderly patients. Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Dementia, Diabetes, Cancer, Alzheimer's and Paget's disease.

Scheduled patient admissions and discharges.

Specialized in the nursing care of patients with chemical dependency. Strong leader for nursing personnel assigned to the unit/shift. Education

Skills

Pharmacological and non-pharmacological management and treatment of various disorders and diseases. Effective counseling in health maintenance and disease management. Made appropriate interventions by reading and interpreting fetal heart monitors. Documented patient information obtained from interviews. Provided on-call care at all times of day and night. Assisted patients with daily functions.

High School Diploma: Basic education 2007

Elliot High - Modesto, California

Licensed vocational nursing: Vocational nursing 2010 Carrington College - San Leandro, California

Director of staff and development Certification : Planning implementing evaluating nursing education program 2014 Laguna Honda Hospital - San Francisco, California

Disease prevention and intervention specialist

Patient evaluation/intervention

Proper catheter insertion/removal

Cpr Cert.

Qualified lab result evaluator

Diabetes and nutrition educator

Thorough physical assessments

Foley catheter insertion/removal familiarity

Patient and family advocacy

Wound care

Geriatric care

Neurology awareness

Successfully directs staff meetings

Tracheotomy care

ICD-9 forms

Computerized charting experience

Strong clinical judgment

Safe NG tube insertion and removal

Feeding assistance aptness

Insulin medication assistance

Spirometer reading accuracy

Injection( immunizations,B12,ppd)

Front office experience



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