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Licensed Practical Nurse

Location:
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Posted:
September 20, 2019

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LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE

SOBIA JAMIL

403-***-****

adaejr@r.postjobfree.com

** ******** ******* ***, **

CALGARY, AB., T3L2M3

SUMMARY: Compassionate and empathetic Licensed Practical Nurse looking to gain entry in the health-care industry. Strong interpersonal abilities, and skilled in providing nursing care to patients in a variety of settings.

HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS:

• Excellent problem-solving skills.

• Ability to organize and prioritize

workload as required and work well

under pressure.

• Flexible about working hours and

responsibilities and have a great deal

of stamina.

• Ability to follow facility policy and

procedures and provide evidence-

based care.

• Able to speak in Urdu, English,

Punjabi and Hindi.

• Ability to work independently and as

part of a health care team.

• Mindful of confidentiality

requirements.

• Ability to work well in a variety of

situations with different people.

• Ability to pay attention to details.

• Able to feel compassion and provide

comfort to clients.

• Currently enrolled in Immunization

course, expected completion by Dec,

2019

EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION:

Practical Nurse Diploma- Completed (August 2018)

Bow Valley College, Calgary, AB

CPR (BLS level) – Current

Heart and Stroke foundation

RELEVENT CLINICAL EXPERIENCE:

Clinic Nurse/ Physician Assistant

Essence Medical Clinic – Calgary, AB March 2019 – Present

• Performed triage procedures including vital signs, height, weight, urine tests and blood glucose tests for patients of all ages.

• Interviewing patients regarding their health concerns and recording information appropriately.

• Maintained accurate patient records, compiled medical records and charts using Med Access software.

• Scheduled patients for appointments and checking in patients at the front desk.

• Handling incoming and outgoing calls, mails and faxes and using autoclave to sterilize medical equipment.

Pediatric Home Health Nurse January 2019 – March 2019 Classic LifeCare - Calgary, AB

• Working with pediatric clients with complex medical needs.

• Assessing patient's needs and documentation of patient care.

• Identification and management of seizures and medication administration.

• Adherence with Emergency care protocol regarding seizure management.

• Ongoing communication regarding pediatric patient's health and care needs with their families and nursing supervisor.

Student Practical Nurse (clinical experience 264 hours) June 2018 - August 2018 St. Marguerite Manor, Calgary, AB

Covenant Care - Memory Care (Dementia) Unit

• Demonstrated competence in providing safe care to 24 clients in Memory care unit.

• Provided resident care that included medication administration, monthly surveillance checks, wound care and ongoing assessments.

• Communicated effectively with health care team including start and end of shift reports.

• Performed duties such as reordering medications and supplies, receiving from pharmacy and appropriately transcribing doctor’s orders in medication administration records.

• Performed assessments such as PAINAD, neuro vital signs, ear assessments and Braden scale assessment.

• Documented patient care, assessments and interventions on electronic health record software Point Click Care

Student Practical Nurse (clinical experience 120 hours): January 2018 – February 2018 Peter Lougheed Hospital, Calgary, AB

• Checked and recorded the patient’s vital signs and head to toe assessments on a regular basis, noting any changes and reporting to primary nurse.

• Monitored and administered medication via oral, subcutaneous and intravenous route.

• Maintained accurate health records such as documentation and communication of patient care to ensure continuity of care.

• Performed variety of nursing duties including catheter care, glucose testing, respiratory therapy equipment and giving injections.

• Performed wound dressing changes such as chest tube care and wound irrigation and packing.

• Maintained high degree of confidentiality concerning health service records and information.

• Documented patient care, assessments and interventions on SCM. Student Practical Nurse (clinical experience 232 hours): September 2017 – November 2017 Rockyview General Hospital, Calgary, AB

• Performed assessments and provided nursing care to 3 – 4 clients.

• Administered oral, intravenous and subcutaneous medications to patients in accordance with organizational policies and procedures.

• Monitored and reported changes in client’s physical and psychological conditions and document those in patient’s health care records.

• Performed other duties as assigned.

• Kept information about clients confidential.

Student Practical Nurse (clinical experience 120 hours): April 03, 2017– April 21, 2017 Carewest Garrison Green, Calgary, AB

• Monitored patient’s health by taking vital signs, complete head to toe assessments and performed neuro-checks.

• Provided safe and competent care to dementia patients.

• Closely kept track of patients and provided ongoing report to primary nurse.

• Provided basic care to patients like helping them bathing, toileting, eating, dress and ambulate.

• Provided companionship to patients.

• Provided comfort to patients by answering call signals, making beds and maintaining patients' rooms.

• Maintained confidentiality of patient records.

OTHER WORK/ VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE:

Volunteer Experience: July 2014 – July 2015

Emergency Department-Alberta Children’s Hospital- Calgary, AB

• Welcomed patients/families coming through the emergency entrance and determined if they wish to be seen by a doctor or if they are a visitor.

• Informed patients/families about appropriate check in procedures.

• Explained logically for occasional delays.

• Escorted patients/families as requested by staff to designated areas.

• Provided reassurance, support and comfort to patients and families in the waiting room. Customer Sales Representative: June 2014 – June2015 Hertz Car Rental – Calgary, AB

• Greeted customers and determined their needs.

• Booked rentals, delivered and inspected cars for customers.

• Answered phone calls and directed them to appropriate departments

• Keyed data in to computer databases, managed car returns and collected payments.

• Maintained front reception area and performed general administrative tasks as needed.

• Sales Manager: June 2010 – July 2013

Rapid Greeting Ltd – Calgary, AB

• Managed over 100 stores for greeting card sales.

• Travelled throughout assigned territory to replenish greeting cards.

• Purchased and managed supplies for the company.

• Maintained and expanded existing customer base.

• References are available upon request.



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