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Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Independent, Reliable, Focused Medical Professional ready to utilize my extensive Training, Education, Experience, volunteer services and personal dedication to provide services and information to patients, their families and the community to promote and further the goal of healthy living and quality of life.

Skills
  • Decision Making
  • In-service Programs
  • Expenditure Authorization
  • Employee Supervision
  • Risk Management
  • Employee Work Scheduling
  • Policy and Program Development
  • Information Systems Development
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Epic Systems
  • Critical Thinking
  • Medical Condition Coding Software
  • Process Implementation
  • Employee Training Program
  • Time Management
  • Clinical Staff Management
  • Employee Performance Evaluations
  • Problem Resolution
  • HIPAA Guidelines
  • Nursing Operations Management
  • Patient Charting
  • Vital Signs Recording
  • Specimen Collection
  • Wound Dressing
  • Team Building
  • Equipment Inspection
  • Performance Monitoring
  • Intravenous Medications
  • Medication Administration
  • Cleaning and Sanitizing
  • Quality Assessments
  • Infection Control
  • Dementia Knowledge and Care
  • First Aid and CPR
Work History
Assistant Director of Nursing, 11/2017 - Current
Community Care Of Rutherford County Mount View Estates, TN,

Administer COVID vaccine

Administer Influenza

Administer pneumococcal

Administer TB

Covid Testing weekly on all staff

Set up COVID rooms for positive residents Observe patients, charting and reporting changes in patients' conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking any necessary action.

Administer prescribed medications or start intravenous fluids, and note times and amounts on patients' charts.

Administered flu shots skillfully and appropriately. Answer patients' calls and determine how to assist them.

Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse and respiration.

Provide basic patient care and treatments, such as taking temperatures and blood pressure, dressing wounds, treating bedsores, giving enemas, douches, alcohol rubs, and massages, or performing catheterizations.

Help patients with bathing, dressing, personal hygiene, moving in bed, and standing and walking. Supervise nurses' aides and assistants.

Trach suction.

G tube feeding.

Administer Wound Care dressings & Teaching to residents.

Wound Care Vac

Work as part of a health care team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care and implement interventions.

Record food and fluid intake and output.

Evaluate nursing intervention outcomes, conferring with other health-care team members as necessary.

Assemble and use equipment such as catheters, tracheotomy tubes, and oxygen suppliers. Responsible for fall program including tracking incidents, development of care plans and implementation of interventions.

Establish and monitor infection control programs to provide safe, sanitary environment to prevent transmission of disease and infection.

Assistant Director of Nursing, 09/2014 - 11/2017
Community Care Of Rutherford County Mount View Estates, TN,
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in electronic medical records.
  • Took samples to complete diagnostic and routine assessment tests.
  • Assisted with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges.
  • Administered controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations.
  • Performed functional assessments for admission and discharge.


Unit Manager, LVN, 02/2012 - 09/2014
Remarkable Healthcare And Rehabilitation Center City, STATE,
  • Handled complaints from patients and families and immediately took steps for quick resolution and to prevent reoccurrence.
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Coordinated daily medicine schedules and administration to help clients address symptoms and enhance quality of life.
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness.
  • Administered medications to patients and remained vigilant for negative side effects.
  • Kept close eye on behavior and emotional responses of clients to address concerns and protect each person from harm.
  • Regulated IV fluids and programmed IV and insulin pumps.
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
  • Took patient vital signs, height and weight measurements and monitored glucose and patient wellbeing.
  • Administered prescribed drugs to high-volume patient caseload.
  • Reduced risks of patient infection and cross-contamination by cleaning and sterilizing equipment.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Assisted with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges.
LVN Floor Nurse, 10/2006 - 02/2012
Company Name City, State,
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in electronic medical records.
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions to communicate concerns to supervising nurse.
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Supported physicians during examinations and scans to assist with diagnostic procedures.
  • Delivered updates in patient status to charge nurse, recording changes in medical records.
  • Assisted with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges.
  • Used aseptic techniques to provide sterilized wound care and dressing applications.
  • Administered controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations.
  • Gathered lab specimens, ordered testing and interpreted results to diagnose patients.
  • Collaborated with supervisor to assess patient needs, plan and modify care and implement interventions.
Licensed Vocational Nurse, 08/2002 - 10/2006
Company Name City, State,
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Delivered updates in patient status to charge nurse, recording changes in medical records.
  • Comforted and counseled patients and families throughout care process.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and input/output measurements from inpatients.
  • Performed routine evaluations of each patient's status, needs and preferences.
  • Managed appointment calendar for scans, lab tests, and evaluations.
  • Gathered lab specimens, ordered testing and interpreted results to diagnose patients.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary team of healthcare and social service providers to address patients' needs through effective intervention and care planning.
  • Helped long-term care residents with bathing, dressing, feeding and other daily living activities.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
Education
Diploma: LVN, Expected in 06/2001
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Olympia College - Merrillville, IN,
GPA:
Status -

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Olympia College

Job Titles Held:

  • Assistant Director of Nursing
  • Assistant Director of Nursing
  • Unit Manager, LVN
  • LVN Floor Nurse
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse

Degrees

  • Diploma

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