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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Strategic Director of Nursing recognized for reducing nursing staff turnover rate through improving employee morale, encouraging autonomy, and creating vested employees. Coordinates 110-person staff, develops and delivers training materials on infection control and medication administration, and controls operating budget. Kind and personable professional with 18 years of experience in healthcare industry.

Skills
  • Multidisciplinary team collaboration
  • Recruiting and Hiring
  • Accreditation coordination
  • Profitability strategies
Work History
Director of Nursing, 08/2014 - Current
Brightspring Health Services Evansville, IN,
  • Evaluated work performance of 110 nursing personnel to determine wage increases and implement discipline
  • Use Axiom to maintain department budgets and record expenses
  • Participated in management team meetings to discuss resident status, census changes and resident complaints or concerns
  • Prepare and review infection control surveillance reports to identify trends and develop effective actions to control and prevent infections
  • Established new policies and updated existing policies to improve standard of care for patients
  • Developed positive employee relations, incentives and recognition programs to promote teamwork and mutual respect
  • Recruited, hired and coached employees to offer high-quality, cost-effective care to all residents
Assistant Director of Nursing, 07/2009 - 04/2011
Absolut Care East Aurora, NY,

• Attends and participate in scheduled in-service training and meetings.
• Participates in QAA process.
• Evaluates the quality and appropriateness of healthcare using root cause analysis and monitors outcome trends.
• Facilitates and participates with the nursing staff in daily care risk identification and resolution, including communication with the patients, families, and physicians.
• Collaborate with the Administrative Director of Nursing and others in planning, implementation, and evaluation of patient care delivery.
• Participates in the recruitment, selection, and retention of personnel.
• Evaluate performance of direct report personnel.
• Oversees adequacy and appropriateness of staffing and scheduling personnel.

Registered Nurse, 02/2010 - 08/2014
Stonerise Healthcare Llc Parkersburg, WV,
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Equipped patients with tools and knowledge needed for speedy and sustained recovery.
  • Monitored patient condition, including interpreting and tracking EKG readings, identifying irregular telemetry readings and updating team members on changes in stability or acuity.
  • Taught patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Managed care from admission to discharge, including patient assessments, care planning, health educations and discharging support to provide comprehensive care.
  • Partnered with physicians, social workers, activity therapists, nutritionists and case managers to develop and implement individualized care plans and documented all patient interactions and interventions in electronic charting systems.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
  • Changed out tracheostomies, gastrostomy buttons and catheters regularly to prevent infection or other problems.
  • Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, including treatment, medications and IVs administered, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
Registered Nurse, 08/2014 - Current
Stonerise Healthcare Llc Belmont, WV,
  • Equipped patients with tools and knowledge needed for speedy and sustained recovery.
  • Monitored patient condition, including interpreting and tracking EKG readings, identifying irregular telemetry readings and updating team members on changes in stability or acuity.
  • Taught patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Managed care from admission to discharge, including patient assessments, care planning, health educations and discharging support to provide comprehensive care.
  • Partnered with physicians, social workers, activity therapists, nutritionists and case managers to develop and implement individualized care plans and documented all patient interactions and interventions in electronic charting systems.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
  • Changed out tracheostomies, gastrostomy buttons and catheters regularly to prevent infection or other problems.
  • Delivered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections, monitoring responses to catch and address new concerns.
Education
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/2002
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Southern Illinois University Edwardsville - Edwardsville, IL
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Master of Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/2020
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University of Phoenix - Tempe, AZ
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School Attended

  • Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
  • University of Phoenix

Job Titles Held:

  • Director of Nursing
  • Assistant Director of Nursing
  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Master of Science

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