Tampa FL, *****
Bilingual Licensed Practical Nurse with over 6 years of experience in the healthcare field. Detail oriented employee with LPN, supervisor, and customer service experience. Possess a passion for learning and growing professionally.
Licensed Practical Nurse, NuVista Living Tampa: Lutz, Florida 2016-2017
Utilized nursing knowledge and skills (pursuant to scope of practice) in rehabilitative nursing care. Provided accurate and timely documentation of patient observation and intervention in EMR. Administered medications accurately observing patient response. Assisted with or instituted emergency measures for adverse developments in patients. Performed physician orders accurately. Collaborated with CNAs, Unit Manager, and physicians to promote positive patient outcomes. Maintained patient comfort, privacy, and dignity. Assisted in maintaining a clean and safe environment for patients adhering to infection control policies. Performed new patient admissions. Performed patient discharges. Provided accurate information of patient condition and changes during change of shift report.
Caregiver, VA Medical Foster Home; Wesley Chapel, Florida 2014-2016
Assisted with activities of daily living. Planned, prepared, and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets. Cleaned and organized patients’ living quarters. Positioned residents to maintain comfort and prevent altered skin integrity. Assisted nurses with G-tube, J-tube, and straight catheterization. Charted daily mobility/activity, eating percentages, and daily I&O.
Survey Interviewer Rep, Conifer Patient Communications; St. Pete, Florida 2014
Interviewed patients via telephone. Ensured patient confidentiality. Responsible for conducting all of the following survey research studies plus new projects as they are developed: Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (H-CAHPS), Home Healthcare Agency CAHPS, Physician and Clinical Group CAHPS, Emergency Department patient discharges, Outpatient Surgery patient discharges, Outpatient Services patient discharges, and Inpatient discharges. Being courteous, projecting enthusiasm and demonstrating empathy for patients while encouraging them to volunteer their time to complete the interview.
Caregiver, Private Home Care; Land O Lakes, Florida 2013-2014
Assisted quadriplegic patient with activities of daily living. Transported patient to all appointments and errands. Helped with light house cleaning.
MedTech Supervisor, Hearthstone Assisted Living Facility; Tampa, Florida 2010-2013
Supervised all resident care aides. Assisted with medication administration. Ordered medication. Made doctor's appointments for residents. Ordered lab results for residents. Took care of any issues with resident family members. Answered phone calls.
Pasco Hernando State College; Wesley Chapel, Florida Practical Nursing Certification, Earned in 2015
Wharton High School; Tampa, Florida High School Diploma, Earned in 2010
CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSES
Licensed Practical Nurse in the state of Florida PN5225420
Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers American Heart Association 07/2017-07/2019