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Sample Resume for a Licensed Practical Nurse

Sample Resume for a Licensed Practical Nurse

Sample Resume for a Licensed Practical Nurse

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Danielle Harris, LPN
(555) 555-5555 | | 55 Oak St. | Sometown, MT 59715

Licensed Practical Nurse
Five Years of Experience in Home-Health and Pediatric Clinical Settings

Skilled LPN offering expertise in pediatric, geriatric, rehabilitative and post-operative care. Consistently earned praise from patients, family members and supervising clinical directors for delivering excellent nursing care. Eager to secure a full-time LPN position; available for all shifts.


Licensed Practical Nurse, 5/09 to 5/12

Delivered in-home nursing services that included:

Wound Dressing & Care | Ventilator & Tracheostomy Suctioning/Care | G-Tube Feedings & Care | Respiratory Treatments & Assessments | IV Therapy | Patient Bathing & Hygiene Assistance | Glucose Checks & Blood Pressure Monitoring | Rehabilitation Therapy

  • Traveled throughout 40-mile territory to provide home-healthcare services to pediatric, adult and elderly patients diagnosed with chronic/terminal conditions, convalescing from surgical procedures or recovering from serious illnesses and injuries.
  • Followed rehabilitation and treatment plans to accelerate patient recovery; minimize pain, discomfort, infections and complications; and optimize patient outcomes.
  • Assessed, monitored and documented patient progress, symptoms and vital signs on each visit.
  • Educated clients and their families on the safe treatment of injuries, illnesses and conditions.

DEF CLINIC, Sometown, MT
Licensed Practical Nurse, 5/07 to 5/09

Provided treatment to children with diagnoses including:

Cerebral Palsy | Prematurity | Autism | PDD-NOS | Developmental Delay | Down Syndrome | Fragile X | Velocardiofacial Syndrome | Hemifacial Microsomia | Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
  • Optimized wellness levels of medically fragile children as an LPN within specialized pediatric clinic.
  • Assisted RNs and MDs with treatments, therapies and interventions to improve mobility, social/cognitive skills, respiratory functions and cardiovascular health.

A.A.S. degree in Practical Nursing, 2007 (GPA: 3.7)
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), State of Montana, 2007
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), State of Montana, 2005
Nurse's Aide Program, 2005

Certifications: IV Therapy, 2011 | Gerontology, 2011 | CPR, 2008

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