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Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

- A seasoned, dedicated nursing professional offering proven clinical knowledge, natural interpersonal strengths, technical abilities, and communication skills.

- Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance patient care and patient experience.

- Quality-focused and efficiency-driven seeking to maintain a full-time position that offers professional challenges utilizing interpersonal skills, excellent time management and problem-solving skills.

- Detail oriented and excellent communication skills

- Years of experience providing care to oncology, non-oncology, and chronically ill patients across the spectrum.

-Motivated learner seeking new experiences/opportunities to broaden my nursing areas of expertise.

Accomplishments

Ambulatory Clinical Clinical Excellence Award 5/10/2022

Skills
  • Prior Authorization Submission
  • Appeal submission for insurance denials
  • Familiarity with ICD-10 codes and Medicare approved diagnosis codes/treatments
  • Communication with providers regarding necessary documentation for insurance approvals
  • Immunizations and Vaccinations
  • Administration of monoclonal therapy during pandemic
  • Experience in inpatient and outpatient care
  • Peripheral IV placement and Central Line access/care
  • Detail oriented
  • Patient Care Assessment
  • Patient education
  • Providing patient assistance resources to patients/caregivers when insurance does not cover treatment
  • Experience with deteriorating patients and emergency situations
  • Ability to help ensure compliance
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Chemo administration
  • Non-oncology infusion therapy
  • Therapeutic listening/teaching
  • Collaboration with nurse manager, practice manager, providers, and clinics to discuss/implement changes to improve work flow.
  • Anticipates patient needs to provide seamless care.
Work History
Nurse Coordinator, 12/2022 - Current
Foothill-De Anza Community College District , , Lexington, KY
  • Function as liaison between UK Specialty Pharmacy, Gill Infusion, and Wellington Infusion Centers
  • Complete prior authorizations, appeals, arrange peer-to-peer evaluations, contact patients regarding appointment dates/times, complete patient teaching, assist with patient financial programs and schedule patients appropriately for infusion therapy and/or injections in infusion centers.
  • Complete assessments/clinical activities on UK Specialty Pharmacy’s therigy website in accordance with ACHC and URAC accreditation standards.
  • Assists with implementation of changes to improve quality/safety to patient care.
  • Help to manage incoming phone calls, patient/family messages through epic, answering/replying to providers/clinics, updating referrals.
  • Establish/maintain therapeutic relationships with patients/families/caregivers to provide ongoing support to assist with infusion therapy.
  • Help to facilitate education for patients prior to, during, and post treatment.
  • Assists practice manager, nurse manager, and UKSP team coordinator as well as providers with development of educational programs for patients/caregivers.
  • Collaborates with nurses, practice manager, and nurse manager to anticipate patient needs and mobilize resources for patients/families for seamless care.
  • Provide nursing care including peripheral IV placement, port access, PICC line care and dressing changes, lab draws, nursing assessments, and appropriate communication with providers/clinics to ensure patient safety and create a collaborative, patient-centered environment.
  • Provides and demonstrates service excellence to all patients/families anticipating needs when possible
  • Follow all personal and health data procedures to effectively comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Adhere to strict safety measures in accordance with TJC, ACHC, and URAC standards
  • Assist with education of staff nurses in new procedures, work flow changes, and flow of patient care in each infusion center.
  • Makes numerous phone calls daily to patients/families for discussion of plan of care and to optimize compliance.
  • Coordination of care among disciplines.
Clinic Nurse, 07/2019 - 12/2022
Berkshire Health Systems, Inc. , , Lexington, KY
  • Function as liaison between UK Specialty Pharmacy, Gill Infusion, and Wellington Infusion Centers
  • Complete prior authorizations, appeals, arrange peer-to-peer evaluations, contact patients regarding appointment dates/times, complete patient teaching, assist with patient financial programs and schedule patients appropriately for infusion therapy and/or injections in infusion centers.
  • Complete assessments/clinical activities on UK Specialty Pharmacy’s therigy website in accordance with ACHC and URAC accreditation standards.
  • Assists with implementation of changes to improve quality/safety to patient care.
  • Help to manage incoming phone calls, patient/family messages through epic, answering/replying to providers/clinics, updating referrals.
  • Establish/maintain therapeutic relationships with patients/families/caregivers to provide ongoing support to assist with infusion therapy.
  • Help to facilitate education for patients prior to, during, and post treatment.
  • Assists practice manager, nurse manager, and UKSP team coordinator as well as providers with development of educational programs for patients/caregivers.
  • Collaborates with nurses, practice manager, and nurse manager to anticipate patient needs and mobilize resources for patients/families for seamless care.
  • Provide nursing care including peripheral IV placement, port access, PICC line care and dressing changes, lab draws, nursing assessments, and appropriate communication with providers/clinics to ensure patient safety and create a collaborative, patient-centered environment.
  • Provides and demonstrates service excellence to all patients/families anticipating needs when possible
  • Follow all personal and health data procedures to effectively comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Adhere to strict safety measures in accordance with TJC, ACHC, and URAC standards
  • Assist with education of staff nurses in new procedures, work flow changes, and flow of patient care in each infusion center.
  • Makes numerous phone calls daily to patients/families for discussion of plan of care and to optimize compliance.
  • Coordination of care among disciplines.
Staff Nurse, 11/2018 - 07/2019
Us Oncology, Inc. , , Lexington, KY
  • Worked as infusion nurse in non-oncology treatment area to give treatments for autoimmune, neurological, and various chronic diseases.
  • Gathered patient health data through interviews and observation, documenting all data in electronic records.
  • Placed PIV's, accessed ports, performed PICC line care/dressing changes, in and out catheterization when necessary.
  • Administered medication and treatment to ~ 15-25 patients per day in the outpatient infusion setting.
  • Monitored patient reactions after administering medications and IV therapies.
  • Administered hypersensitivity medications for infusion/medication-related allergic reactions and monitored during recovery and/or communicated with provider to transition patients to appropriate units when necessary.
  • Worked as team player to appropriately divide patient care each day and assist fellow nurses when needed.
  • Education of patients/family members on medication therapy and plan of care.
Chemotherapy Infusion Nurse, 07/2006 - 10/2018
University Of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center , , Lexington, Kentucky
  • Provided care for chemotherapy infusion patients including physical assessments, peripheral IV placement, central line care, chemo administration, monitoring for signs/symptoms of allergic reactions teaching, recovering patients having allergic reactions, and providing education on plan of care.
  • Obtained my national Oncology Certification through Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation to better care for and understand oncology patients I treated.
  • Assessed and monitored patients for signs and symptoms of neutropenia and all other complications of chemotherapy.
  • Provided current, up-to-date education from Oncology Nursing Society for patients to help prevent chemotherapy related complications.
  • Actively listened to patient concerns and provided resources when available through Integrative Medicine, National Cancer Society, Hope Lodge, financial counseling, etc.
  • Worked in team environment assisting other nurses/coworkers when necessary to provide safest patient care possible.
Inpatient Oncology Registered Nurse, 07/2004 - 06/2006
Company Name , , Lexington, Kentucky
  • Recorded all patient discussions and transactions in charts for future reference.
  • Completed chemotherapy administration as dictated by physician's instructions on each patient's chart.
  • Counseled patients and provided listening ear and emotional support.
  • Educated patients on such topics as nutrition, medication side effects and proper skin treatments after radiation.
  • Communicated with healthcare team members to plan, implement and enhance treatment strategies.
  • Adhered to strict safety measures by carefully determining proper dosages before administering medications.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Administered medications to 12 patient inpatient oncology unit and monitored response to medications.
  • Helped facilitate/coordinate patient discharge
  • Observed and documented patient factors such as diets, physical activity levels and behaviors to understand conditions and effectively modify treatment plans.
  • Facilitated therapeutic communication, conflict resolution and crisis intervention by redirecting negative behaviors and helping patients regain or improve coping abilities.
  • Promoted patient and family comfort during challenging recoveries to enhance healing and eliminate non-compliance problems.
  • Followed all personal and health data procedures to effectively comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Participated in education activities, including evidence-based practice project implementation, nursing competency development and nursing simulation activities.
  • Nursing skills: Peripheral IV placement, trach care, Foley catheter placement, wound care/dressing changes, leech therapy, port access, central line care, infection prevention education for all procedures.
Education
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 02/2018
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Chamberlain College of Nursing - Addison, IL,
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Associate of Applied Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/2004
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Lexington Community College - Lexington, KY
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Affiliations

Oncology Nursing Society

Certifications
  • Oncology Certified Nurse, Oncology Nursing Certification Corporation - 2016 and renewed every 4 years; expires 2024
  • Chemotherapy/Immunotherapy Certification, ONS/ONCC-renewed every two years, expires 2/2022
  • Basic Life Support, American Heart Association, expires 4/2023
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School Attended

  • Chamberlain College of Nursing
  • Lexington Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Nurse Coordinator
  • Clinic Nurse
  • Staff Nurse
  • Chemotherapy Infusion Nurse
  • Inpatient Oncology Registered Nurse

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Applied Science

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