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Evelyn Howard
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Professional Summary

Fully credentialed, dedicated, and sensitive LPN with 10 years of experience providing dependable, caring and compassionate care in a hospital, home health and agency staffing environments. Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work as a team player. Highly flexible scheduling availability to include evenings, weekends and emergency situations as required.
Skills

  • Good judgment and decision making
  • Time Management
  • Ability to respond quickly and efficiently to critical and emergency situations
  • Strong history of excellent communications skills with patients, all members of a patient's healthcare team and family members
  • Excellent organizational and nursing time management skills
  • Ability to effectively carry out specialized nursing care in addition to basic nursing procedures
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and prioritize and problem solving skills.
  • Quick learner – ability to learn new nursing methods and quick understanding of equipment and applications.
  • Computer skills – MS Office (Windows, Excel and Outlook)
Experience
Licensed Practical Nurse Jul 2012Present RHA Health Services, INC Augusta, Ga
  • Observe patients, charting and reporting changes in patients' conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking any necessary action.
  • Provide basic patient care or treatments, such as taking temperatures or blood pressures, dressing wounds, and giving enemas.
  • Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration.
  • Work as part of a healthcare team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care, and implement interventions.
  • Provide medical treatment or personal care to patients in private home settings, such as cooking, keeping rooms orderly, seeing that patients are comfortable and in good spirits.
  • Help patients with bathing, dressing, maintaining personal hygiene, moving in bed, or standing and walking.
  • Organize, supervise, or encourage patient participation in social, educational, or recreational activities.
  • Provides G-Tube Care including administering medications and nutritional feedings as prescribed by physician. 
School Nurse Dec 2012Aug 2014 Richmond County Board of Education Augusta, Ga
  • Participates in the implementation and evaluation of student care. 
  • Ensures the health, comfort and safety of students.   
  • Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in student's conditions.
  • Maintain accurate, detailed reports and records.
  • Record student's medical information and vital signs.
  • Direct or supervise less-skilled school employees in caring for student's.
  • Instruct individuals, families, or other groups on topics such as health education, disease prevention, or childbirth.
  • Direct or coordinate infection control programs, advising or consulting with Richmond County Health Dept. about necessary precautions.
  • Refer students and parents to specialized health resources or community agencies furnishing assistance.
Licensed Practical Nurse Jul 2010Jul 2012 AmericanWork Augusta, Ga
  • Provide medical treatment or personal care to patients in private home settings, such as cooking, keeping rooms orderly, seeing that patients are comfortable and in good spirits, or instructing family members in simple nursing tasks.
  • Administer medications and treatments via various routes to include via mouth or via G-Tube as prescribed by physician.
  • Help patients with bathing, dressing, maintaining personal hygiene, moving in bed, or standing and walking.
  • Document and monitor acute and chronic illnesses.
Licensed Practical Nurse Apr 2008Jul 2010 Global Personnel / East Central Regional Hosp Augusta, Ga
  • Prepare patients for examinations, tests, or treatments and explain procedures.
  • Knowledge of medication administration.
  • Ability to transcribe orders.
  • Work directly with patients and assist Registered Nurses in all nursing duties.
  • Observe and document patient behavior.
Charge Nurse - LPN Mar 2006Apr 2008 Westwood Nursing Facility Evans , Ga
  • Assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the nursing care given to designated residents and their families when acting as a team leader. 
  • Acts as a resident advocate ensuring that resident needs are met through a collaborative effort of all health care disciplines. 
  • Responsible and accountable for the nursing care of a group of residents for a designated time frame including medication administration and documentation.
  • Basic wound care including cleaning and bandaging injured areas.
Education
Associate of Applied Science : Pre-Nursing May 2015 Georgia Military College Augusta, Ga I am currently in my second year of study completing a Pre-Nursing Degree.
Practical Nursing Diploma : Practical Nursing Dec 2005 Augusta Technical College Augusta, Ga
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Previous Companies:

  • RHA Health Services
  • INC
  • Richmond County Board of Education

Previous Job Positions:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • School Nurse
  • Charge Nurse LPN

Schools:

  • Georgia Military College
  • Augusta Technical College

Level of Education:

  • Associate of Applied Science
  • Practical Nursing Diploma

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