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C: 502-***-**** firstname.lastname@example.org
Experienced lpn professional with strong leadership and relationship-building skills. Responsible lpn with excellent communication skills demonstrated by 27 years of experience in healthcare.
Hospice and palliative care experience
Palliative care awareness
Thorough physical assessments
Patient and family advocacy
Proper catheter insertion/removal
Professional bedside manner
Successfully directs staff meetings
Georgetown Manor Nursing
Licensed Practical Nurse Supervisor // Louisville, KY // March 2013 to Current Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans. Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care. Closely monitored acute conditions.
Delegated staff nurse duties.
Followed infection control procedures.
Provided all daily living tasks to enhance quality of life for elderly patients. Assisted residents with bathing, dressing, feeding, lifting and transferring. Authorized drug refills and provided detailed prescription information to pharmacies. Maintained all confidential personnel files, license and CPR compliance records. Strong leader for nursing personnel assigned to the unit/shift. Nazareth Home
Charge Nurse // Louisville, KY // October 2006
Ensured top-level care by focusing on patient safety and dignity. Monitored nursing care, including process assessment and implementation. Built rapport with patients and family members in an effort to deliver exceptional care. Maintained in-depth understanding of individual patient care plans. Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans. Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams. Delegated staff nurse duties.
Maintained all confidential personnel files, license and CPR compliance records. Diploma - Practical nursing
Spencerian College // Louisville, KY // 1991