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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Professional Summary

Seasoned nursing professional offering proven clinical knowledge, natural interpersonal strengths and technical abilities. Knowledgeable about EMR charting, medication administration and interdisciplinary collaboration focused on optimizing patient care and support. Quality-focused and efficiency-driven leader. Attentive nursing professional presenting high level of care and patient assistance. Considered hardworking and driven. Ready for new opportunity to apply exceptional nursing skills in school setting.

Skills
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Chronic disease management
  • Phlebotomies
  • Excellent IV skills
  • Oxygen saturation standards
  • CPR Certified
  • Ventilator and suctioning experience
  • Wound Care
  • Medication Administration including IV, IM, Subcutaneous, Push and Oral
  • Work well with others and by myself
  • Able to manage floor and staff
  • Manage time efficiently
  • Punctual and flexible
Work History
04/2013 to Current
Assistant Nurse Manager Palmetto Health Easley, SC,
  • Used first-hand knowledge and clinical expertise to advocate for oncology and hematology patients under care and enacted prescribed treatment strategies.
  • Sustained quality Qopi (Quality Oncology Practice Initiative) standards by performing routine medication audits and upholding internal and industry best safety practices.
  • Monitored patient reactions after administering medications and IV therapies to ensure they do not have a reaction.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Educated patients and answered questions about health condition, prognosis and treatment.
  • Provided direct patient care, stabilized patients and determined next course of action.
  • Observed and reported patient condition, progress and medication side effects to accurately document updates.
  • Explained course of care and medications, including side effects to patients and caregivers in easy-to-understand terms.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared for lab testing.
  • Monitored patient condition, including administering and tracking EKG readings, and updating team members on changes in stability or acuity.
  • Strengthened training and nursing knowledge by taking part in continuing education programs and oncology workshops such as becoming an oncology certified nurse.
  • Communicated with healthcare team members to plan, implement and enhance treatment strategies.
  • Provided skilled, timely and level-headed emergency response to patients who may have had an allergic reaction to chemo or other life threatening issue.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and allowing 1:1 for questions and answers .
  • Delivered medications via oral, IV , intramuscular injections, subcutaneous injections monitoring responses to address new concerns.
  • Kept optimal supply levels in treatment rooms and other areas to meet typical patient loads.
  • Supervised, directed and motivated high-quality performance from nursing staff.
  • Advised caregivers and family members in providing emotional and psychological care to support patient needs.
  • Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, including treatment, medications and IVs administered, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
  • Followed all personal and health data procedures to effectively comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Maintained inventory of medication in cost effective manor and high standards when mixing of medications to be administered to our patients .
  • Can access IV, PICC lines and Mediports with ease and accuracy.
11/2008 to 04/2013
Substitute School Nurse (LPN) Fairview Health Services New Hope, MN,
  • Administered different therapies and medications in line with physician orders to students.
  • Oversaw delivery of care for all students and faculty of the school that was assigned
  • Documentation of all care given to students
  • Assessing students and taking vitals as appropriate
  • Responded to Students and faculty requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
02/2005 to 11/2008
LPN Fairview Health Services Rosemount, MN,
  • Checked and recorded vital signs of patients and reported changes in patients' behavior or conditions.
  • Updated patient charts with data such as medications to keep records current and support accurate treatments.
  • Remained calm during high-stress, critical situations, demonstrating sustained focus and problem-solving in real-time.
  • Analyzed patient responses to medications, therapies and variances in plans of care.
  • Assisted patients in performance of routine recovery and mobility exercises, providing support when getting in and out of bed, as well as walking and stretching.
  • Educated family members and caregivers on patient care instructions.
  • Demonstrated ability to advocate for and strive to protect health, safety, and rights of patient.
  • Administered different therapies and medications in line with physician orders and treatment plan.
  • Documented vitals and medical histories in patient charts when assessing patients and communicated patient information to physicians and other nurses for care continuity.
  • Accurately recorded all interactions in medical charts, documenting accidents and interventions applied.
02/2004 to 02/2005
LPN Resource Center City, STATE,
  • Helped patients achieve higher standards of living through effective ADL coaching and assistance.
  • Observed and reported patient condition, progress and medication side effects to accurately document updates.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Employed mobility devices and equipment to lift patients from chairs to beds, following all safety procedures to avoid injuries.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar to stay on top of symptoms.
  • Provided care for mentally Challenged clients in a home environment.
Education
Expected in 05/2012
Associate of Applied Science: Nursing
Jamestown Community College - Jamestown, NY
GPA:
Expected in 2000
Practical Nursing: LPN Academics
Erie 2-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Boces - Dunkirk, NY,
GPA:
Expected in 1998
Associates in Social Sciences: Social Sciences
Jamestown Community College - Jamestown, NY
GPA:
Expected in 1992
High School Diploma:
Jamestown High School - Jamestown, NY
GPA:

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School Attended

  • Jamestown Community College
  • Erie 2-Chautauqua-Cattaraugus Boces
  • Jamestown Community College
  • Jamestown High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Assistant Nurse Manager
  • Substitute School Nurse (LPN)
  • LPN
  • LPN

Degrees

  • Associate of Applied Science
  • Practical Nursing
  • Associates in Social Sciences
  • High School Diploma

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