Date: August, ****
To whom it may concern
I am seeking to hold a position as a Licensed Practical Nurse. I would like to have the chance to apply my skills and personality to support and contribute to both a member of your nursing team, and to the health care system as a whole.
The education I have completed in the past two years, combined with my clinical experience in various nursing clinical settings, I can confidently say that I would be a valuable asset to your nursing team.
My skills are extensive, with great detail put into maintaining patient safety and quality care. I am proficient at medication administration, patient assessment and critical thinking. All these skills tie together to provide patients professional and safe care.
I am confident that my skills, experience and educational background would be an asset to your nursing team and would appreciate the opportunity to demonstrate this to you.
For further questions, I can be reached by 403-***-****.
Thank you very much for taking time to read and consider my application,
I am interested to work as a Licensed Practical Nurse and to further built upon my professional practice and experience.
HIGHLIGHT OF SKILLS AND PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES
oExcellent experience in Long Term and Home Care facilities
oIn-depth knowledge of performing therapeutic, medical, and diagnostic procedures
oPossess greater communication and interpersonal skills in multicultural environment
oDetail oriented, well organized, multi-tasked and excellent time management skills
oFunction well in a fast paced environment and approaches stressful situations appropriately
oAble to work independently and appreciates team work
Foothills Medical Center unit 81 Cardiology Calgary AB February-April 2018
oInvolved in preoperative client preparation and postoperative client care
oProviding quality care to clients mainly with different cardiac issues
oAssessed and managed patients on telemetry
oPracticed safe medication administration including Narcotics, Insulin, IV, SC
oHandled patient admission and discharging process accordingly
Enhanced collaboration and communication in a multidisciplinary health care team
STUDENT PRACTICAL NURSE, Clinical 1,2 & 3
Colonel Belcher Retirement Residence Calgary AB July - August 2017
Rocky View Hospital transition unit 56, Calgary, AB August - December 2017
Peter Lougheed Hospital unit 23 orthopedic surgery, Calgary, AB January - February, 2018
oPre-operation client preparation and post-operation client care
oPracticed safe medication administration
oPerformed appropriate nursing skills and procedures according to clients need
oPerformed full client assessment, identify abnormal findings & manage accordingly
oSafe handling of client with Dementia and mental health problem
Excellent multi-disciplinary report and charting skills
EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION
oDiploma in Practical Nursing April 20, 2018
Bow Valley College Calgary, AB
oCertificate in Health Care Aid April, 2015
Roberson College Calgary, AB
oDiploma in Clinical Nursing July, 2009
KEA-MED Medical Collage Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
oBCLS-HCP Certification Current - November 2019
Heart and Stroke Foundation Calgary, AB
oASSIST 11- Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training March, 2019
Center for suicide prevention Calgary, AB
oCertificate in Understanding Dementia February, 2019
University of Tasmania Australia
LICENSURE and REGISTRATION
Hold an active License from CLPNA Current – December, 2019
WORK EXPERIENCES HEALTH CARE
Bayshore Home Health April 2019 - Present
Licensed practical Nurse at Good Samaritan Society in Medicine Hat ( 3 month contract done )
oAssisting in the delivery of healthcare through patient assessments, interventions and monitoring.
oAdministering medications to the patients, monitored and documented the effectiveness of all medications.
oProvide safe individualized nursing care including all aspects of direct patient care, treatments, and procedures.
oPerforming full initial assessment for home care clients
oInvolving in the admission, appointments, transfers and discharge of patients
oDocument accurate and complete patient information while addressing identified patient problems, and expected outcomes
oCarry out the physician's orders from the plan of care given for the patient.
Delivery of Dementia care in safe and dementia friendly environment
Brylu Staffing March 2019 - Present
Licensed Practical Nurse
oApplying knowledge and skills within the scope of LPN
oAssured the safety and comfort of residents and supervised caregivers.
oParticipating in developing care plan and report changes in client’s conditions
oPracticing safe medication administration and assess their outcome accordingly
oPerforming all basic first aid practices based on the standard
BOGA PRIVATE CARE October, 2015 – July 2016
HEALTH CARE AID
oAssisted clients with the tasks of daily living related to personal care
oMeet client’s need and requirements while working within the established care plan
oHandled and operated mechanical lifts and wheelchair; lifted and transferred patients
St. Paul Specialized Hospital and Girum Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
DIPLOMA NURSE December, 2010 to November, 2013
oI have been worked and had an excellent experience as a clinical nurse in different units of the hospitals such as Medical, Surgical, Maternity and Labor, and Pediatrics units
REFERENCES Upon request