Linda A Masara 

Licenesd Pratical Nurse


12 + years of experience providing quality care to a variety of patients. Highly motivated, flexible and patient focused, Aiming to leverage my experience and knowledge to effectively fill the nursing position at Upstate University Hospital Community Campus.

Resilient, committed and passionate LPN, Seeking a position which will give me an opportunity to expand my practical experience at the same time providing quality health care 

Work History

Work History

Upstate Medical University

Nov 2000 - Dec 2015

Hospital Clinical Technician

  • Assist with simple procedures, I.e initiates CPR, assists with admitting, transfer and discharge process
  • Work collaboratively with all members of the health care team
  • Acts as a preceptor for new CT
  • Collaborated with Nursing staff in maintaining a calm environment in caring for patients.
  • Interact and communicate with patients of all ethnic backgrounds and cultural beliefs.
  • Maintains patient stability by Performing direct and indirect nursing care activities; I.e, by checking vital signs and weight; testing urine; recording intake and output information Phlebotomy, EKG, Blood Glucose monitoring


Feb 2008 - Dec 2015

Private duty home health aide

  • Monitors patient condition by observing physical and mental condition, intake and output, and exercise
  • Supports patients by providing housekeeping and laundry services; shopping for food and other household requirements; preparing and serving meals and snacks; running errands.
  • Assists patients by providing personal services, such as, bathing, dressing, and grooming
  • Maintains a safe, secure, and healthy patient environment by following asepses standards and procedures; maintaining security precautions; following prescribed dietary requirements and nutrition standards

Education Achievment


Syracuse City School District

Sep 2013 - Jun 2014

Licensed Practical Nurse Certificate

  • Graduated top 1% of my class
  • Earned Accolades for outstanding, above competent clinical skills

Simmons's Institute of Funeral Service

Sep 2005 - Sep 2006

Mortuary Art  & Science Certificate

  • Funeral Directing and Professional Relationships
  •  Funeral Home Administration 
  • Funeral Service Counseling 
  • Funeral Service Law and Ethics