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Sarah Magby

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 experience

Jan 2014May 2014

LVN

Pediatric Home Health

One on one nurse for pediatric patient in the home setting

Jan 2015Jan 2015

LVN

College Park Nursing and Rehabilitation

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

Education

Jan 2011Dec 2011

LVN Program

Weatherford College

Phi Theta Kappa, Salutatorian

Jun 2014May 2015

Associate Degree of Nursing

Weatherford College

Currently attending

Jan 2010May 2014

Pre-Nursing, ADN Pre-reqs

Hill College

Dean's List

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

CPR Certification

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

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