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Practical Nurse Medical

Location:
Pelham, New Hampshire, 03076, United States
Posted:
January 09, 2018

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Kristi Gray

Licensed Practical Nurse

Litchfield, NH 03052

ac3yka@r.postjobfree.com

603-***-****

Authorized to work in the US for any employer

Work Experience

LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse)

SemperPT - Boston, MA

September 2015 to Present

Contracted lead nurse for health, fitness and wellness clinics. Administer flu shots and conduct biometric screening clinics. Licensed Practical Nurse

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center - Nashua, NH

September 2012 to September 2017

Obtaining patient histories and vital signs

• Administering injections and accurate completion of documentation

• Assisting providers in same day minor procedures and biopsies in the General Surgery department

• Wound care including assisting in Apligraf applications

• Suture and staple removal

• Setting up home care visits for patients

• Assisting providers in the Orthopedics, Vascular and Podiatry department

• Assisting with teaching joint class with patients that are scheduled for total hip and knee replacements

• Setting up appointments with other departments for further testing

• Patient triage and sending out information for referrals

• Calling in new prescriptions and refills to pharmacies

• Collect specimens for laboratory testing

• Assisting with EKG testing

• Patient teaching

Licensed Practical Nurse

Naval Health Clinic New England - Portsmouth, NH

April 2012 to September 2012

Working side by side with military corpsman

• Obtaining patient histories and vital signs

• Administering physicals including vision screening

• Administering injections and accurate completion of documentation

• Participating in patient call backs and follow up • Assisting providers with exams and testing (pelvic exams, ear and eye irrigations, splinting, casting, throat cultures, wound cultures and iv's

• Dispensing prepackaged medications to patients

• Collect specimens for laboratory testing

• Assisting with EKG testing

• Patient teaching

Private Duty Nurse

Sandra Montrone - Hampton Falls, NH

August 2011 to December 2011

Assisting client with activities of daily living

• Medication management for the day

• Reordering medications as needed

• Transferring client when needed

• Light house duty work

• Accompany client and husband to events and professional political outings Licensed Practical Nurse

Hillsborough County Department of Corrections - Manchester, NH May 2008 to June 2011

Conduct initial assessment and health history of inmates upon arrival in the booking department

• Verify medication orders with the inmates outside pharmacy used

• Obtain any new medication orders from the facilities physician to maintain inmates health status while incarcerated

• Administer a mantoux shot to each new inmate upon arrival

• Ensured that the facilities physician orders were effectively carried out, including testing, medical procedures, consultations and stat orders

• Report changes in inmates conditions routinely and when requiring immediate attention

• Follow up with timely and accurate charting procedures and verify prior shift information

• Collect specimens for laboratory testing

• Emergency responder

• Medication administration

• Wound care

• Obtaining vital signs

• Ability to manage diabetic inmates and emergencies

• Suture and staple removal

• Providing care for inmates experiencing drug and alcohol detoxification

• Patient assault response training

• Responding to psychiatric emergencies

• Ability to orient new nurses in areas of patient care, medical procedures and practices

• Actively participated in the development and implementation of individual treatment plans for inmates with a broad range of mental health issues

Medical Claims Processor/Resolution Analyst

United Health Care - Nashua, NH

October 2001 to June 2006

Processed medical insurance claims

• Audited claims to verify they were paid out at correct rate and timely manner Education

Diploma of Practical Nursing

St Joseph School of Nursing - Nashua, NH

April 2008

LPN to RN bridge program online

The College Network-Excelsior College

High School Diploma

Merrimack High School - Merrimack, NH

Nursing Licenses

PN

Expires: August 2019

State: NH

PN

Expires: August 2019

State: MA

Skills

EPIC EMR (6 years)

Additional Information

BLS for healthcare providers, Certified in First Aid, CPR and AED for adults and children



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