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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary

Ambitious, career-focused job seeker, anxious to obtain an entry-level Family Nurse Practitioner position to help launch career while achieving company goals.

Skills
  • Taking Vitals
  • HIPAA Education
  • Patient Care
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Critical Care
  • Treatment Planning
  • Infection Control
  • Patient Information Collection
  • Laboratory Testing
  • Family advocacy
  • OSHA safety expert
  • IV setup
  • Evaluations
  • Sanitation
  • Excellent Communication
  • Planning and Coordination
  • Critical Thinking
  • Written Communication
  • Teambuilding
  • Self-Motivated
  • Organization and Time Management
Work History
08/2015 to Current Critical Care Registered Nurse Providence Health & Services | North Hollywood, CA,
  • Conducted patient assessments, recorded vitals and analyzed records and charts to define care requirements.
  • Trained and coached new employees on protocols and best practices to promote ideal patient outcomes.
  • Guided and educated patients and caregivers on diagnoses, disease management, preventive measures, medication use and self-care to foster consistency in care administration.
  • Coordinated with healthcare staff from various disciplines to devise, carry out and manage personalized care plans to benefit patient health and recovery.
  • Delivered outstanding patient care in medsurge critical care units.
  • Assessed and managed various patient treatments for numerous patient diagnoses from sepsis to acute respiratory distress.
  • Administered medications to treat patients' symptoms and address underlying disease progression.
  • Operated critical care equipment to keep patients stable and promote recovery.
  • Documented work in electronic EMR’s and updated patients' charts with orders and observations.
  • Delivered top-notch care exceeding department, hospital and Joint Commission standards.
  • Managed needs of chronically ill and acute patients with well-coordinated treatment strategies.
  • Counseled patients and families on treatments, care options and discharge instructions.
  • Completed diagnostic tests and patient assessments to evaluate treatment progress.
  • Assisted patients to maintain current understanding of conditions and presentations.
  • Protected critically ill patients from unnecessary risks by limiting visitors, using proper PPE and using strong infection control procedures.
  • Responded rapidly to critical codes to coordinate stabilization treatments and restore vital functions.
  • Personalized bedside care and interactions based on cultural backgrounds of different patients.
  • Worked with intubated and ventilated patients, monitoring and reporting on conditions to maintain stats within optimal levels.
  • Triaged patients and delegated treatment needs to qualified staff and specialized departments.
  • Guided patients, caregivers and family members on plans of treatment and helpful resources available locally to support care.
  • Oversaw various aspects of telemetry by administering vasoactive drugs, titration, thrombolytic therapy, dysrhythmia interpretation and chest tubes.
  • Provided targeted care and treatment to patients.
08/2015 to 03/2016 Staff Nurse Coda | Seaside, OR,
  • Gathered patient health data through interviews and observation, documenting data in electronic records.
  • Performed various nursing interventions such as wound dressing, vital sign monitoring and specimen collection.
  • Informed patients and families of effective treatment options and at-home care strategies, enhancing long-term outcomes.
  • Taught patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence.
  • Ordered, interpreted and evaluated diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient condition.
  • Monitored patients' conditions and reported changes in physical presentation, appearance and behavior to discuss treatment with physicians.
  • Kept optimal supply levels in treatment rooms, triage and other areas to meet typical patient loads.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared for lab testing.
  • Updated patient charts with data such as medications to keep records current and support accurate treatments.
  • Assessed medical status of patients pre- and post-operation by checking vital parameters and supervising food intake.
  • Assisted physicians in minor surgeries by keeping instruments sterilized and maintaining inventory.
  • Conferred with physicians to discuss diagnoses and devise well-coordinated treatment approaches.
  • Administered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections and monitored responses.
  • Assessed physical, psychological, physiologic and cognitive status of patients.
  • Coordinated with physicians to perform bedside procedures such as intravenous injections, vascular line insertions and bronchoscopies.
  • Reported patients' status and delegated nurse assignments to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Orchestrated quality-driven, cost-effective care in high-volume trauma center setting.
  • Implemented medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
  • Minimized hospital stays with recovery-centered approaches, reducing average in-patient stay length.
  • Directed patient care by initiating and following through with plan of care, continuing care and discharge instructions.
  • Led successful team comprised of RNs, LPNs and ancillary staff.
  • Identified learning needs of patients and families and responded with advocacy and health education.
  • Managed elements of patient care from admission to discharge or transfer to other units.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols.
  • Established staff schedules and assignments based on facility needs and equipment availability.
  • Precepted student nurses and oriented new hires, providing guidance and mentorship when teaching on hospital policies, emergency procedures and nursing best practices.
  • Identified patient care requirements by establishing personal rapport with patients and families.
  • Formulated plans for nursing measures to restore, maintain and promote patients' physical and mental health.
  • Vaccinated patients to protect individuals from measles, pneumonia, influenza and other illnesses of concern.
  • Promoted patient independence by teaching self-care skills.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
04/2013 to 07/2015 Staff Nurse Coda | Happy Valley, OR,
  • Performed various nursing interventions such as wound dressing, vital sign monitoring and specimen collection.
  • Gathered patient health data through interviews and observation, documenting data in electronic records.
  • Informed patients and families of effective treatment options and at-home care strategies, enhancing long-term outcomes.
  • Taught patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence.
  • Ordered, interpreted and evaluated diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient condition.
  • Monitored patients' conditions and reported changes in physical presentation, appearance and behavior to discuss treatment with physicians.
  • Kept optimal supply levels in treatment rooms, triage and other areas to meet typical patient loads.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared for lab testing.
  • Updated patient charts with data such as medications to keep records current and support accurate treatments.
  • Assessed medical status of patients pre- and post-operation by checking vital parameters and supervising food intake.
  • Assisted physicians in minor surgeries by keeping instruments sterilized and maintaining inventory.
  • Conferred with physicians to discuss diagnoses and devise well-coordinated treatment approaches.
  • Administered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections and monitored responses.
  • Assessed physical, psychological, physiologic and cognitive status of patients.
  • Coordinated with physicians to perform bedside procedures such as intravenous injections, vascular line insertions and bronchoscopies.
  • Reported patients' status and delegated nurse assignments to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Orchestrated quality-driven, cost-effective care in high-volume trauma center setting.
  • Delivered proper care to victims of domestic violence at urgent care clinic.
  • Implemented medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
  • Minimized hospital stays with recovery-centered approaches, reducing average in-patient stay length.
  • Directed patient care by initiating and following through with plan of care, continuing care and discharge instructions.
  • Led successful team comprised of RNs, LPNs and ancillary staff.
  • Identified learning needs of patients and families and responded with advocacy and health education.
  • Managed elements of patient care from admission to discharge or transfer to other units.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols.
  • Established staff schedules and assignments based on facility needs and equipment availability.
  • Precepted student nurses and oriented new hires, providing guidance and mentorship when teaching on hospital policies, emergency procedures and nursing best practices.
  • Identified patient care requirements by establishing personal rapport with patients and families.
  • Formulated plans for nursing measures to restore, maintain and promote patients' physical and mental health.
  • Vaccinated patients to protect individuals from measles, pneumonia, influenza and other illnesses of concern.
  • Promoted patient independence by teaching self-care skills.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
08/2011 to 06/2014 Registered Nurse Thedacare | Thedacare Regional Medical Center - Neenah, WI,
  • Primary RN for a 20 bed residential facility for adult individuals with developmental disabilities.
  • Utilize the nursing process of assessment, planning, interventions, and evaluation/outcome to maintain optimal physiological and psychological homeostasis of each individual.
  • Oversee all outpatient Medical aspects for each individual.
  • Ensure all medical follow-up appointments are completed as scheduled.
  • Participate as a member of the treatment team for each individual.
  • Maintain and update all medical records.
  • Responsible for staff training and in-services related to the medical management of each individual.
  • Evaluate medication administration competency for staff and each individual.
  • Advocating for the rights and preferences of the individuals at all times.
Education
Expected in 12/2018 Master Of Applied Science | Nursing Practice Pace University, New York, NY GPA:
Expected in 01/2013 Bachelor Of Science | Nursing Science New York City College of Technology of The City University of New York, Brooklyn, NY GPA:
Expected in 01/2011 Associate Degree In Nursing | New York City College of Technology of The City University of New York, Brooklyn, NY GPA:
Certifications

Licensure

New York RN 03/31/2019 - 03/31/2022

Family Nurse Practitioner - (F344625) 06/24/2019 – 05/31/2022


BLS Certification - 09/22

ACLS Certification - 09/22

CMSRN - 02/2026

ANCC FNP - (2019011329) 5/8/2024

Npi number- 1649932963

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School Attended
  • Pace University
  • New York City College of Technology of The City University of New York
  • New York City College of Technology of The City University of New York
Job Titles Held:
  • Critical Care Registered Nurse
  • Staff Nurse
  • Staff Nurse
  • Registered Nurse
Degrees
  • Master Of Applied Science
  • Bachelor Of Science
  • Associate Degree In Nursing