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Overview
Work History
Education
Skills
Certification
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Jennifer Kraha

LPN
Louisville
Summary

Dynamic LPN bringing 10 years of treating patients and coordinating care with other healthcare staff. Proven history of leveraging critical thinking, analysis and medical knowledge to deliver superior care in high-pressure environments. Prioritizes clinical and operational tasks in fast-paced emergency medicine settings.

Overview
10
10
years of professional experience
1
1
year of post-secondary education
1
1
Certification
Work History

Flu Crew Nurse

Crown Healthcare - Contract For DPH Flu Crew
2020-09 - Current
  • Demonstrated ability to advocate for and strive to protect health, safety, and rights of patient.
  • Vaccinated patients to protect individuals from influenza and COVID 19
  • Communicated with healthcare team members to plan, implement and enhance treatment strategies.

Chemical Dependency Nurse

Sunrise Recovery Care
2020-03 - 2020-09
  • Collected urine samples to test for substance use.
  • Completed required documentation for continued therapy coverage by insurance companies to meet deadlines.
  • Adhered to social distancing protocols and wore mask or face shield at all times.
  • Used Microsoft Word and other software tools to create documents and other communications.
  • Used critical thinking to break down problems, evaluate solutions and make decisions.
  • Carried out day-day-day duties accurately and efficiently.
  • Documented nursing services provided and uploaded to comprehensive tracking systems for health records and billing.
  • Observed and reported patient condition, progress and medication side effects to accurately document updates.
  • Assessed patients to determine individual needs and develop care plans in coordination with multidisciplinary healthcare professionals, including physicians, case managers and social workers.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Administered drug testing and sent results to physician to create focused treatment plans, adjust treatment and medication protocols.

Case Manager

ALM Healthcare Services- Contract For Humana
2019-12 - 2020-04
  • Developed patient care plans and documented progress toward goals.
  • Displayed sensitivity to cultural and linguistic needs of clients and families served.
  • Developed individual treatment goals based on history and diagnosis.
  • Completed required documentation for continued therapy coverage by insurance companies to meet deadlines.
  • Increased customer satisfaction by resolving healthcare insurance issues.

Care Manager

ALLWays Caring Home Care
2019-02 - 2020-04
  • Provided safe mobility support to help patients move around personal and public spaces.
  • Consulted with Case Management with VA to assess cases and enhance care.
  • Offered social support by transporting individuals to events and activities, in addition to medical appointments and shopping trips.
  • Analyzed key performance indicators to assess and manage risk, evaluating patient care and creating procedural changes to increase efficiency.
  • Monitored and inspected staff processes to eliminate hazards posed for both residents and staff while ensuring continuous compliance with regulations.

Clinical LPN

Massai Group- Contract For USA Army
2018-05 - 2019-02
  • Collaborated with multidisciplinary team to evaluate patient data and determine patient care plans.
  • Assessed and assisted in diagnosis of patients in primary care facility.
  • Reviewed patient history to verify conditions and current medications.
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions to communicate concerns to supervising Medical Provider .
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in electronic medical records.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Collaborated with Medical Provider on evaluation of care plan outcomes, implementing or adjusting interventions accordingly.
Education

LPN Nursing

Spencerian College - Louisville
2009-08 - 2011-01
Skills

Patient support and advocacy

Strong oral and written communication skills

Research and reporting

Health screenings

Personable and trustworthy

Risk management

Analytical thinking

Community Events

Certification

Licensed Practical Nurse - 10 Years

Timeline

Flu Crew Nurse

Crown Healthcare - Contract For DPH Flu Crew
2020-09 - Current

Chemical Dependency Nurse

Sunrise Recovery Care
2020-03 - 2020-09

Case Manager

ALM Healthcare Services- Contract For Humana
2019-12 - 2020-04

Care Manager

ALLWays Caring Home Care
2019-02 - 2020-04

Clinical LPN

Massai Group- Contract For USA Army
2018-05 - 2019-02

LPN Nursing

Spencerian College - Louisville
2009-08 - 2011-01

Licensed Practical Nurse - 10 Years