• SURREY B.C

Gurjit Rai

Licensed Practical Nurse

OBJECTIVE

A  Licensed Practical Nurse seeking a challenging and responsible position in the nursing field to expand my knowledge and experience while using my current skill set and experiences to positively affect the lives of others

SUMMARY

Licensed Practical Nurse with a broad range of health care skills across age groups with excellent patient interactions and critical thinking abilities. Demonstrates effective communication and collaboration within teams to deliver safe, patient centered care. Consistently empathetic, actively listens and quickly establishes rapport to deliver superior service.

  • Performs well in high-pressure, fast-paced environments utilizing exceptional multi-tasking and time management skills while maintaining strong patient advocacy.
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills; superior accuracy in patient history, charting, and other documentation.
  • Ability to utilize patient management skills to enhance quality of life and increase patient satisfaction.

Education

    • Graduated with honour’s diploma in Practical Nursing with GPA of 4.10  (2015)                                                
    • BC Registered Care Aide         (2014)                                                                                         
                                                                                         

Certifications

  • Licensed Practical Nurse ( #71062)
  • Registered BC Care Aide (#106524)
  • IV Therapy Initiation
  • Standard CPR/AED Level HCP
  • Food Safe level 1
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)
  • Nonviolence Crisis Intervention 
  • Catheter Care
  • Aspiration Pneumonia

 

Skills

  • CLPNBC standards and scope of practice
  • Catalyst System Experience          (e-MAR )
  • Experience in different clinical settings ( Acute/ Residential)
  • Dedicated to the nursing profession and quality of care
  • Punctual, responsible, patient caring, team player
  • Flexible and adapt easily to all environments and new challenges
  • Valid class 5 driving license
  • Excellent computer skills – Windows, Word and Excel
  • Fluent in English, Punjabi and Hindi

Work History

Work History

Louis Brier Home and Hospital and Weinberg Residence – Vancouver B.C

Oct 2015 - Present

Licensed Practical Nurse  (Casual)

  • Administering medications including oral, nebulizer treatments, intramuscular and subcutaneously injections and ophthalmic as prescribed by physician.
  • Monitoring blood glucose levels in diabetic patients through use of glucometer and interfaced with laboratories to obtain results of analysis and follow-up on STAT orders.
  • Transmitting pharmaceutical prescriptions for dispensing and interfaced with pharmacist on dosages, new orders and refills
  • Changing wound dressings according to protocols and communicating with wound care nurse for further follow ups.
  • Directing nursing aides in the care of all patients with bathing, dressing, hygiene and feeding.
  • Communicating with team members, residents and families in determining goals of care in accordance to care plans.

Nursing Clinical Rotation

Jan 2014 - Mar 2015

Student Nurse

 Provide patient care to include patients in adult age groups while gaining a comprehensive understanding of the nursing practice at various locations including –

 Surrey Memorial Hospital - 3 East Unit – December 2014 – March 2015

Sun-Creek Village – June  2014

 North Crest Care home – January 2014

Completed rotations in  Geriatrics and Acute medicine

  • Administered medications and pain management in accordance with care plan instructions.
  • Implemented patient care in accordance with established policies and procedures.
  • Monitored and communicated patient conditions using computerized documentation systems.
  • Delivered thorough patient evaluations, collecting and prioritizing data to effectively provide care for patients.
  • Assisted in developing care plans and appropriate medical attention, conferring with physicians.
  • Maintained patient records within the electronic medical record (EMR) system.
  • Performed comprehensive health assessment and health histories.




 

Surrey Memorial Hospital

Dec 2014 - Mar 2015

Surrey Memorial Hospital

3--Creek Village-June 2014 North Crest Care home-January 2014 Completed rotations in Geriatrics and Acute medicine Administered medications and pain management in accordance with care plan instructions. Implemented patient care in accordance with established policies and procedures. Monitored and communicated patient conditions using computerized documentation systems. Delivered thorough patient evaluations, collecting and prioritizing data to effectively provide care for patients. Assisted in developing care plans and appropriate medical attention, conferring with physicians. Maintained patient records within the electronic medical record(EMR) system. Performed comprehensive health assessment and health histories.

ALS - North Vancouver 

Sep 2010 - Sep 2013

Laboratory Assistant

Weighing


ALS

Sep 2010 - Sep 2013

Laboratory Assistant

Laboratory group-North Vancouver BC Laboratory assistant

Oct 2007 - Dec 2010

Hobbies

  • Reading
  • Watching News
  • Shopping

 

 

Education

References

References

Aimee Barrie - Instructor 

Instructor

Saiyad Irfan - Registered Nurse

Clinical Instructor