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Jessica Claire
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Summary

Organized and knowledgeable Registered Nurse experienced in treating and caring for patients. Successful in providing fast and accurate assessments and working calmly under pressure. Recognized for collaborating well with doctors to maintain top-notch healthcare practices.

Skills
  • Patient admission and discharge.
  • Taking, interpreting, timely intervention of vital signs.
  • Life-sustaining machines
  • Multitasking and team player.
  • Ability to be deployed to other departments as need arises.
  • Drug administration and monitoring of therapeutic and side effects.
  • Computer skills
  • People skills
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Flexible schedule
  • Customer service
  • PPE use
  • Reliable & trustworthy
  • Basic math
  • Organization
  • Communication
  • Planning & organizing
  • Troubleshooting
Experience
09/2022 to Current
Critical Care Registered Nurse Providence Health & Services Chehalis, WA,
  • Managed PA catheters and arterials, vasoactive drug administration and titration, thrombolytic therapy, dysrhythmia interpretation and chest tube management.
  • Prioritized patient care assignments based on patient conditions to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Treated patients with broad range of acute, life-threatening diagnoses.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare professionals to create, implement and adapt individualized care plans.
  • Administered care to patients suffering from catastrophic traumatic injuries.
  • Provided direct care in surgical, cardiac and neurological critical care units.
  • Instructed patients, families and caregivers on diagnoses, chronic disease management and medication self-management.
  • Collaborated with doctors to plan post-treatment home care and prevent return hospitalization.
  • Assessed patients, documented observations and reviewed patient charts to determine care needs.
  • Alerted physician of diagnostic study results and changes in patient condition.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary team to develop care plans for patients with complex medical needs.
  • Implemented treatment plans, monitored vitals and administered medications for patients in ICU.
  • Assessed patient conditions, implemented care plans and reassessed conditions continuously.
  • Monitored efficacy of nursing interventions and revised care plans based upon patient response.
  • Formulated knowledgeable diagnoses based on direct patient assessments, laboratory results and evaluations of medical histories.
  • Communicated and collaborated with healthcare team and patient to identify and meet physical, emotional and spiritual needs.
  • Ordered, interpreted and evaluated diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient condition.
  • Distributed medications in accordance with patients' medical charts.
  • Identified significant health and medical risk factors with potential negative impacts on treatment plans.
  • Organized discharges and educated patients about continuing care requirements to boost long-term outcomes.
  • Maintained thorough, accurate and confidential documentation in electronic medical records.
  • Advocated for patients by supporting and respecting basic rights, values and beliefs.
  • Spoke with patients to better understand experienced side effects, noting details in charts for physician follow-up.
07/2008 to 05/2022
Critical Care Registered Nurse Providence Health & Services Fullerton, ,
  • Managed PA catheters and arterials, vasoactive drug administration and titration, thrombolytic therapy, dysrhythmia interpretation and chest tube management.
  • Prioritized patient care assignments based on patient conditions to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Treated patients with broad range of acute, life-threatening diagnoses.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare professionals to create, implement and adapt individualized care plans.
  • Administered care to patients suffering from catastrophic traumatic injuries.
  • Provided direct care in surgical, cardiac and neurological critical care units.
  • Instructed patients, families and caregivers on diagnoses, chronic disease management and medication self-management.
  • Mentored new nurses on practices and procedures to drive patient outcome goals.
  • Collaborated with doctors to plan post-treatment home care and prevent return hospitalization.
  • Assessed patients, documented observations and reviewed patient charts to determine care needs.
  • Alerted physician of diagnostic study results and changes in patient condition.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary team to develop care plans for patients with complex medical needs.
  • Implemented treatment plans, monitored vitals and administered medications for patients in ICU.
  • Assessed patient conditions, implemented care plans and reassessed conditions continuously.
  • Monitored efficacy of nursing interventions and revised care plans based upon patient response.
  • Formulated knowledgeable diagnoses based on direct patient assessments, laboratory results and evaluations of medical histories.
  • Communicated and collaborated with healthcare team and patient to identify and meet physical, emotional and spiritual needs.
  • Ordered, interpreted and evaluated diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient condition.
  • Distributed medications in accordance with patients' medical charts.
  • Identified significant health and medical risk factors with potential negative impacts on treatment plans.
  • Organized discharges and educated patients about continuing care requirements to boost long-term outcomes.
  • Maintained thorough, accurate and confidential documentation in electronic medical records.
  • Advocated for patients by supporting and respecting basic rights, values and beliefs.
  • Spoke with patients to better understand experienced side effects, noting details in charts for physician follow-up.
11/2007 to 03/2008
Registered Nurse Rogers Memorial Hospital Nashville, ,
  • Administered medications and treatments, monitoring patients for reactions and side effects.
  • Assessed patient needs, prioritized treatment, maintained patient flows and assisted physicians with non-invasive procedures.
  • Adhered to infection control procedures to facilitate safe, clean patient environment.
  • Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through team nursing process.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Provided patient and family health education focusing on self-management, prevention and wellness.
  • Updated charts throughout shifts with current, accurate information to maintain strict recordkeeping standards.
  • Assessed and prepared patients for procedures, performing initial and ongoing patient assessments.
  • Oversaw patient admission and discharge processes to coordinate related paperwork.
  • Maintained personal and team compliance with medication administration standards and patient care best practices.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions.
  • Recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Maintained thorough, accurate and confidential documentation in electronic medical records.
  • Evaluated patients, recognized and addressed complications and coordinated treatment with other members of critical care team.
Education and Training
Expected in 11/2014
Associate of Science: Higher Diploma in Critical Care Nursing
The Nairobi Hospital School of Health Sciences - Nairobi, Kenya,
GPA:
Expected in 10/2007
Associate of Science: Diploma in Registered Nursing
The Nairobi Hospital School of Health Sciences - Nairobi, Kenya,
GPA:
Expected in 11/1998
High School Diploma:
Materi Girls’ High School - Meru, Kenya,
GPA:
Expected in
Bachelor of Science: Nursing
Grand Canyon University - Phoenix, AZ
GPA:

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School Attended

  • The Nairobi Hospital School of Health Sciences
  • The Nairobi Hospital School of Health Sciences
  • Materi Girls’ High School
  • Grand Canyon University

Job Titles Held:

  • Critical Care Registered Nurse
  • Critical Care Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse

Degrees

  • Associate of Science
  • Associate of Science
  • High School Diploma
  • Bachelor of Science

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