Jackie Cadera
jackiecadera@email.com
Boston, Massachusetts
Skills
  • General patient care
  • Wound care
  • Tracheostomy suction and care
  • GI feeding and tubes
  • Acute and rehabilitative care
  • Pressure sore care
  • Blood pressure monitoring
  • Managing staff of LPNs
  • Written and verbal communication
  • Meditech documentation
  • Compassion and empathy
  • Adaptability to rapidly changing environments
Experience
Practical Nurse Advisor
Northlake Hospital of Boston

Supervise staff of over 30 nurses in a facility with over 100 beds, ensuring quality patient care and comfort without complaints from staff and an average 97% satisfaction from patients when surveyed
Interview, hire and train new staff, and teach existing staff to use modern advanced technologies and methodologies to reduce labor cost by 14%
Monitor patient status and provide care when necessary with a patient-focused approach using best practices for a wide variety of conditions
Assist MDs with treatments and therapies with a specialization in cardiovascular health among all age groups
Practical Nurse
Mountain Knot Health Services

Traveled throughout a 50-mile territory to provide home healthcare services to patients of all ages including elders and infants with a specialization in post-surgery recovery and injury recovery
Abided by treatment plans with an emphasis on recovery and pain-reduction, ensuring that patients could get back to their normal lives as soon as possible
Conducted patient assessments by identifying symptoms, taking vitals and assisting with the recovery process while maintaining extensive documentation
Communicated with patients and families to educate them on safe treatment options to expedite recovery
Education
Associate's Degree in nursing
McCloud University
Graduated
Languages
  • English
  • Spanish