• Rochester NY

Samka Mehanovic

LPN

Summary

Looking to obtain the position of Licensed Practical Nurse and use my compassionate nature along with training to provide best care to patients.

Work History

Work History

License Practical Nurse

Aug 2014 - Jun 2015
Dermatology Partners of Western NY

 30 North Union St. Rochester, NY 14607

Assist in Treating Adults/pediatric patients for all types of skin problem

Performed and Assisted Dermatologists obtain biopsies, excisions and surgeries

Assist Dermatologists with cosmetic treatments

Administered injections Stelara, PPDs, Lidocaine

Assessed patients' skin problems and prepared treatments plans

Prescribe medications per physicians for skin rashes and other problems

Demonstrated ability to prepare, review patient chart, treatments, record and report experimental symptoms, reactions, and changes in patient's conditions

Triage phone calls

Educate patients in Treating ulcers, dermatitis, acne, eczema, moles, and other skins disorders

License Practical Nurse

Jul 2013 - Nov 2014
Unity health System

Genesee St. Rochester, NY 14611

Recognized and reported symptoms that indicated changes in the condition of the tracheostomy and ventilator patients to the RN

Hands-on experience in assisting registered nurses, doctors and related health professionals with examinations, treatments, particular tests and regular procedures In-depth knowledge of obtaining vital signs, patient health history and laboratory specimens

Demonstrated ability to review patient chart; treatments, record and report experimental symptoms, reactions, and changes in patient's conditions

Check blood glucose levels

Give injections, manage catheters, dress wounds, Gtube care, tracheostomy and ventilator care, ostomy care

Document food and fluid intake and output

Oversee nursing assistants and aides IV observation and bladder scans

Patient Care Assistant

Apr 2012 - Feb 2013
Unity health System

1555 Long Pond Rd. Rochester, NY 14626

Develop and maintain competencies as assigned by registered nurse.

Report all patient related activity to the management in a timely manner

Take and record patient's blood pressure, pulse rate, weight, temperature, and respiration rate

Bladder Scan's, EKG'S

Maintains the safety of patients Inspect and cleans work area

Provided direct patient care and indirect actions to assist unit smooth functioning

Provided safe and expert care for patients regarding nutrition, hygiene needs

Helped with the entrance, discharge and transfer of patients

Assisted with ambulation, transferring and lifting of patients Assisted in bathing, grooming and changing bed linens

Patient Care Technician

Aug 2010 - Sep 2011
Strong Memorial Hospital

601 Elmwood Ave. Rochester, NY 14642

Provided direct patient care and indirect actions to assist unit smooth functioning

Took patient vital signs such as pulse, respiration's, temperature and blood pressure

Bladder scan's, EKG's, Phlebotomy

Provided safe and expert care for patients regarding nutrition, hygiene needs

Helped with the entrance, discharge and transfer of patients

Assisted with ambulation, transferring and lifting of patients

Assisted in bathing, grooming and changing bed linens

Develop and maintain competencies as assigned by registered nurse

Report all patient related activity to the management in a timely manner

Maintains the safety of patients Inspect and cleans work area

Education

Education

Licensed Practical Nurse  

2011 - 2012

The Genesee Valley Educational Partnership School of Practical Nursing

80 Munson St Le Roy, NY 14482

High School Graduate

2008

Joseph C. Wilson Magnet High School Commencement Academy 

501 Genesee Street Rochester, NY 14611