LPN Resume Sample

An LPN resume, together with a cover letter is the most important part of your portfolio. If written explicitly, it will assist you to secure an interview successfully.

LPN Resume Guidelines

In the first place, highlight your medical expertise, accomplishments and professional experiences.

Specifically, mention your skills that directly relate to the needs of the prospective employer.

The following LPN Resume Sample will guide you on how to build your resume.

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LPN Resume Sample

LPN Resume Sample

 

SARA CHRIS – LPN

262 Maple Street, Houston, TX 65432
(000) 999-9010
[Email]


LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY
Strongly motivated LPN with 12+ years of extensive experience in hospital and acute care settings. Strong clinical skills combine with dedication and compassion to provide exceptional patient care. Able to perform EKG’s, phlebotomy, immunizations, height, weight, and temperature. State of Texas License to practice as LPN.

 AREAS OF EXPERTISE
 • Physical assessments  • Taking medical histories
 • Clinical testing  • Illness/injuries evaluation
 • Treatment administration  • Care documentation
 • Medication dispensing  • Patient and family education
 • Wound Care  • Dressings

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Licensed Practical Nurse
St. Peter’s Hospital – Houston, TX | May 2008 – Present
• Assist physicians as well as registered nurses in order to carry out tests and procedures
• Measure patients’ vital signs such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration
• Give injections and enemas
• Manage catheters
• Dress wounds
• Document food and fluid intake and output
• Oversee the activities of nursing assistants and aides
• Clean and sanitize medical equipment

Staff Nurse
XYZ Clinic – Houston, TX | July 2006 – May 2008
• Helped residents with dressing as well as special hygiene
• Educated patients regarding good health habits
• Monitored patients’ condition and tool necessary steps accordingly
• Reported reactions to drug and treatments
• Fed patients whenever assisted eating need arose
• Gathered samples for testing
• Taught family how to take care of the patient
• Completed insurance forms, pre-authorizations, and appointments

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS
Houston College of Nursing, Houston, TX – 2005
BS in Nursing

Licensed Practical Nurse Certification – 2006
IV therapy
BLS, First Aid, and CPR

MEMBERSHIP
Member of Houston Society of Licensed Practical Nurses

ADDITIONAL CAPABILITIES
• Excellent communication skills in English as well as Spanish
• Proven ability to work efficiently in stressful situations






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