Kelly Ford

  • Arlington US-TX
Kelly Ford

Objective

I aspire for a position in a diverse, successful nursing environment with the opportunity to unfold as a professional and acquire further knowledge while utilizing my leadership and interpersonal skills.

Interest

Active member of Texas Student Nurses Association

Work History

Work History
Apr 2008 - Present

Pediatric LVN

Arlington Physicians

EHR, telephone triage, obtaining vitals, newborn weight checks, catheterizations, administering immunizations and medications, rapid strep/flu screens, assisting with circumcisions/umbilectomies and I&D of abscesses, suture and staple removal, plating urine/wound/throat cultures for lab pick up, administering nebulizer treatments, vision/hearing screens, splint/sling fittings, PFT's, waterpik, newborn ear moldings, VCOG/MRI/CT/X-RAY/OT/PT/lab/appointment scheduling

Apr 2007 - Apr 2008

Regional LVN

Smooth Solutions

Laser Safety Officer responsible for knowledge, repair and training of Alexandrite and ND Yag Lasers over three local centers

Supervise and oversee treatments on clients

Assess adverse skin reactions

Performance of daily Microdermabrasions and laser hair removal treatments

Responsible for improving effectiveness and safety of treatments

Knowledge of Elta, Prevage and Clarisonic products

Jan 2007 - Apr 2007

Field Nurse

Crystal Care Home Health

Assess patient disease processes, obtain vitals, G-Tube feedings, medication administration and injections, blood glucose checks and insulin injections, catheterizations

Ability to organize patient scheduling, notes, deadlines and logs

Jun 2000 - Nov 2005

Head Training Coordinator/Supervisor

Chili's Too

Supervise daily operations, sales and profitability for a franchise with over $4 million in sales annually, managing 70 employees

Initiate new hire training orientation

Provide performance evaluations and coaching for peers and subordinates  

Education

Education
May 2011 - Present

Associate of Applied Sciences

Weatherford College

Projected graduation date of May 10, 2013

Sep 2005 - Dec 2006

LVN

Dallas Nursing Institute
May 2005

Associate of Arts

Tarant County College

Certifications

Certifications
Sep 2012 - Nov 2017

Vision Screen Program

Texas Department of State Health Serrvices
Sep 2012 - Sep 2017

Hearing Screen Program

Texas Department of State Health Services

Certified Electrologist

Sarah Walker, Certified Electrologist-Texas Association of Hair Removal
Feb 2013 - Feb 2015

Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers Program

American Heart Association

References

References

Diane Rasmussen

Idalina Yoakum

Katherine Bruce

Diana Nelson

Greg Smith