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online ESL teacher, proof reader, data entry

Traverse City, Michigan, United States
January 13, 2017

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Personal resume of James Heinrich:

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Beulah, MI 49617



LPN, Munson Family Practice Center, Traverse City, MI 7/20/2015-9/7/2016-Perform LPN/MA duties in a busy family practice setting, including vaccinations, TB screenings, EKGs, assiting physicians, and data entry.

LPN, Hawaii State Hospital, Kaneohe, HI, 9/2/2014-6/30/2015--Perform LPN duties on medical services unit within the state hospital. Duties included vaccinating patients and staff, staff TB screenings, EKGs, assisting physicians, and data entry.

Detox Manager, Addiction Treatment Services, Traverse City, MI, 6/2011-2/14/14--Manage nursing staff and detox clients in Traverse City area's only detox center. Also provided auricular acupuncture using ADS protocols for Phoenix House women and Dakoske House men.

Case Manager, Addiction Treatment Services, Traverse City, MI, 9/2008-5/2012--Provide case management assistance to chronic substance abuse clients in out-pt setting, including assisting with arranging for substance abuse and mental health counseling, insurance coverage, housing, financial assistance, crisis intervention, and family counseling.

Detox Coordinator/LPN, Addiction Treatment Services, Traverse City, MI,1/97-4/15/99, 9/99-6/2011--Full time position in chemical dependency setting, providing nursing care in sub-acute detox with adult population. Heavy multi-tasking including telephone screening of potential admissions, detailed intake assessment including determination of eligibility for state grant, private insurance, and Medicaid, extensive data entry and filing duties, and assist in coordination of house routines and maintenance.

Quality Reviewer/Resume Editor, contract work for Interactive Search, 10/99-2/01--Part-time contract work using my home computer and the internet, providing quality assurance and editing for a resume processing company,. The work required strict attention to detail and thorough editing skills. Company no longer exists.

Licensed Vocational Nurse, Ross Hospital, Kentfield, CA., 12/94-5/96--Per Diem work on the adult psychiatric, chemical dependency, and child/adolescent units. Working in a private hospital under strict managed care guidelines required greater flexibility and a more closely knit team structure, where all services, including social work, occupational therapy, and nursing, had to wear one another's hats on occasion.

Licensed Practical Nurse 06, VA Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, 1/92-1/94--This full-time position, working with a population of U.S. service veterans on a psychiatric in-patient unit, required a wide range of intervention skills. The clients ranged from severely depressed, elderly people to floridly psychotic, aggressive youths. Patient teaching of self-care and life skills were emphasized.

LPN, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, 1/89-1/92-- The Child/Adolescent Psychiatric Hospital within the UMMC offered in-patient treatment to children from the ages of 3 to 18 years old. The most common diagnosis was ADHD, but we treated autism, depression, schizophrenia, and other illnesses, as well. Working with children required skills in education and activity therapy in addition to clinical nursing skills.

LVN, Canyon Manor, Novato, CA, 6/86-10/88--Worked in on-call and full-time positions dispensing medications, treatments, 1:1 counseling, crisis intervention, and relief team leading in an adult psychiatric, rehabilitation setting.

Child Care Worker/Counselor, Amado Inc., Sebastopol, CA, 10/85-3/86--As a counselor in a behavior modification/residential treatment center for mentally and/or emotionally impaired children, ages 8-18, I assisted 16 boys in improving work skills in minor construction, care of livestock, and domestic skills.

LVN 05, VA Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, 8/84-7/85--On this 28-bed open psychiatric unit with a veteran population I assisted physicians, RNs, social workers, activity therapists and physical therapists in physical exams, treatments, group therapy, occupational therapy, and recreational outings.

Health Educator, Maternal-Child Health Nurse, U.S. Peace Corps, Liberia, West Africa, 12/81-2/84--Worked as MCH nurse and relief clinic administrator for River Cess Health Center. I helped train and supervise two nurse aides, one laboratory tech., and one traditional birth attendant. I also produced and ran a seminar for traditional mid-wives and worked as part-time Health Sciences instructor at Cestos Junior High School.

LPN, Ypsilanti State Hospital, Ypsilanti, MI, 9/77-10/81--Performed LPN duties of medication and treatments with adult and adolescent acute and chronic psychiatric population in in-patient locked setting. Also was a floating supervisor on several units.

Education and training-ASCIS, 12/2004, Northwestern Michigan College GPA 3.75, MA, 5/94, Eastern Michigan University GPA 3.70, BS, 5/87, New York Regents College, Graduate Practical Nurse, 8/77, Washtenaw Community College. Acudetox Specialist auricular acupuncture training in 2010. Three semesters of education and internship in Teaching English as a Second Language at Sonoma State University. Intensive training in health education and treatment of tropical illnesses during Peace Corps stint. Two years of French and Spanish courses.

Hobbies and interests-I enjoy tennis, fishing, reading, travel and informal discussions on the complexities of life.

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