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LVN

Location:
Edinburg, Texas, United States
Salary:
19.00
Posted:
October 02, 2018

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Sonia F Regalado **** Ezekiel St. Edinburg, TX ***42

956-***-****

ac69gg@r.postjobfree.com

Seeking an interesting and rewarding position with an established organization where I can utilize my skills as an LVN.

Experience:

01/17-06/17 CSL PLASMA

AMS/LVN

Promotes positive customer relations with all donors. Conducts confidential and effective interviews with donors to obtain necessary information regarding suitability to donate plasma.

In conjunction with the Center Medical Director and/or Center Physician responds to medically related questions from staff including donor suitability and provides information to staff on medically related issues.

Performs medical history reviews and health assessments on donors. Assesses results of donor screening and laboratory tests to determine initial and continuing donor suitability. Notifies and counsels donors regarding reactive test results. Refers donors to community facilities for follow-up and counseling.

Explains informed consent to applicant donors. This includes explanation of procedures, hazards and potential adverse events; explanation of immunization schedules, dose and antibody response; providing clear opportunity for donor to refuse participation; obtaining signature and date certifying informed consent.

Handles medical emergencies at the Center by providing routine care as outlined in Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs); elevates situations to Center Physician or local medical service providers as required. Periodically checks emergency kits to assure supplies are present and in-date. Reviews test results and determines continued donor suitability. Follows SOPs regarding acceptable ranges of four-month required test (PE/STS) reports. Maintains knowledge of and apply all rules regarding four-month approvals and grace periods.

Assess signs and symptoms a donor may exhibit that may result in the inability to continue donating. Ensures the accurate recording of donor data in the electronic donor information management system as outlined in the SOPs.

07/13-01/17 Hidalgo County Jail Edinburg, TX

LVN

■ Provided general health care to all residents of Hidalgo County Jail, administered treatment and medicine prescribed and

supervised by the Medical Authority for patients.

■ Assist RN and Physician on sick calls, wound care, and performing examinations, history taking and follow ups on all

orders given.

■ Follow procedure to contain the spread of infectious diseases and promote infection control. Set appointments

according to the needs of the inmates. And maintain proper chart documentation as per policy and procedures.

01/13-6/13 Healthcare Scouts/ Superior Health Care Mcallen TX LVN/Service Coordinator

■ Review assessment for PHC service, referral for DME equipment.

■ Create Auth for continuance of care

■ Data entry, education on Diabetes, HTN, COPD, and chronic illness, coordinate manage care.

■ Medical manage care, identifying the need for provider service. 09/11- 01/13 Del Cielo HHC Edinburg TX

LVN

■ All Skilled Nurse Note documentation, telephone orders, labs, ect.

■ Head to toe assessment, diabetic foot assessment

■ All interventions as plan of care Foley catheter change, central line dressing, IV administrations, injections, medication pre-fills, etc.

■ Review of all current patient’s medication Calling in any refills for medication or Dr. request for refills

■ Skilled teaching/instruction to patient and or family members each visit

■ MD notifications regarding patient status and any abnormalities noted during visit, documented, and notification sent to the MD. All nursing skills and assessment are performed in patient/clients home. 11/09-12/11 Angelitos HHC Rio Grande City TX

LVN

■ All Skilled Nurse Note documentation, telephone orders, labs, ect.

■ Head to toe assessment, Foot assessment

■ All interventions as plan of care Foley catheter change, central line dressing, IV administrations, injections, medication

pre-fills, ect.

■ Review of all current patient’s medication Calling in any refills for medication or Dr. request for refills

■ Skilled teaching/instruction to patient and or family members each visit

■ MD notifications regarding patient status and any abnormalities noted during visit, documented, and notification sent to the MD. All nursing skills and assessment are performed in the comfort of patient/ clients homes.

11/08-01/10 Lincare McAllen, TX

Health Care Specialist/LVN

■ Perform Equipment setups in a timely and professional matter. Generally responsible for the setup of respiratory

equipment, such as CPAPs/BiPAPs, nebulizers, and all types of oxygen equipment.

■ Monitor CPAP/BiPAP patients via satellite and report to physicians abnormalities.

■ Educating patients on OSA, low O2 sats, and respiratory illnesses and importance to adhere to respiratory therapy. All skills are performed in the comfort of patient’s home. 08/08-11/08 Hidalgo County Jail Edinburg, TX

LVN

■ Provided general health care to all residents of Hidalgo County Jail, administered treatment and medicine prescribed and supervised by the Medical Authority for patients.

■ Assist RN and Physician on sick calls, wound care, and performing examinations, history taking and follow ups on all orders given.

■ Follow procedure to contain the spread of infectious diseases and promote infection control. Set appointments

according to the needs of the inmates. And maintain proper chart documentation as per policy and procedures.

07/07-01/08 Felici Pediatrics McAllen, TX

Registered Medical Assistant

■ General medical office duties such as, assist physician with patients.

■ Vitals, administer immunizations, chart documentation, referrals, and setting follow up appointments.

■ Stocking and maintain rooms clean.

07/03-07/07 Valley AIDS Council. McAllen, TX

Risk Reduction-Intervention Specialist/Youth mentor

■ Assist HIV positive pregnant women, children and youth in obtaining HIV services. Seeking newly identified pt to educate

and test partners for HIV by means of home visits, via telephone call, and or hospital visits.

■ Facilitate HIV positive patients with transportation to doctor’s appointment, housing, Medicaid office, and other social service agencies.

Presentations, education, testing and counseling on HIV/AIDS, STD’s and Hepatitis at high populated organization with a population of high risk behaviors. Community outreach.

Education 04/07-07/08 Valley Grande Institute Weslaco, TX Licensed Vocational Nurse License # 216976 exp. 05/31/2019 03/02-01/03 S.A.C.M.D.A McAllen, TX

Registered Medical Assistant

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