Sarah Magby

  • Cleburne TX

Currently an LVN in the Weatherford College ADN transition program seeking employment at a facility that will allow me to grow into my new RN role after graduation.

Work History

Work History
Jan 2014 - May 2014

LVN

Pediatric Home Health

One on one nurse for pediatric patient in the home setting

Jan 2015 - Jan 2015

LVN

College Park Nursing and Rehabilitation

Charge nurse for long term care hall of 38-40 patients

Education

Education
Jan 2011 - Dec 2011

LVN Program

Weatherford College

Phi Theta Kappa, Salutatorian

Jun 2014 - May 2015

Associate Degree of Nursing

Weatherford College

Currently attending

Jan 2010 - May 2014

Pre-Nursing, ADN Pre-reqs

Hill College

Dean's List

Skills

Skills

Communication

Report to oncoming staff current condition and status changes in assigned patients; communicate with management as needed to meet patient needs, report patient condition or changes in condition to physician; receive, document, and implement physician orders; communicate with outside vendors (pharmacy and lab); document patient care, proficient in paper charting as well as Epic charting system; communicate appropriate tasks to assistive personnel

Vital Signs

Measured and recorded all vital signs, monitored/assessed for alterations related to disease processes or medications

Assistance and total care with ADLs

Performed or assisted with ADLs for disabled patients, encouraged independence, monitored progress or deterioration in ability to perform ADLs

Patient Safety

Institution of appropriate precautions; droplet, airborne, contact, fall

Medication administration

Administration of injections, PO, topical, inhalants, suppositories; Monitored/assessed for adverse reactions related to medication administration                                                                                                                  

Wound Care

Dressing changes, medication administration, wound progression/deterioration assessment, staging

Catheterizations

Administration of straight caths or Indwelling caths; monitor/assessment of output, collection for UA, irrigation

G-tube Feedings

Administration of feedings via peg tube or G button (bard type); bolus and intermittent pump feedings; Infinity pump

CPAPs

Maintenance and operation of CPAP machines

Glucose Monitoring

Performed AC/HS finger sticks, administered insulin, monitored/assessed for therapeutic or adverse effects of insulin

Computer Skills

Familiar with all modules of Microsoft Office for Vista, XP, and Windows 8

Portfolio

Personal Endeavors

As an involved member of my community I have participated in Red Cross training for disaster action team member as well as disaster health services member. Also, I have been involved in the local church as a Sunday school teacher to 4th-5th grade boys and 2nd-3rd grade girls for the past five years as well as being involved in various community outreach events.

References

References

Lindsey Carpenter, RN

Shift supervisor at College Park Nursing and Rehabilitation/214-783-3738

Peggy Rivers, LVN

Staff nurse at College Park Nursing and Rehabilitation /817-565-5777

Diana Steedley, LVN

Cohort in LVN and ADN programs/817-565-5550

Lori Sullivan, LVN

Cohort in LVN and ADN programs/817-480-0808

Meghan Kiernan, Branch Manager/Sterling Personnel/Arlington

Personal reference/817-832-2237