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Jessica
Claire
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Professional Summary

Hospice Nurse currently working in fulltime oncall registered nurse with over 15 years of successful experience in hospice and medical/surgical nursing. Recognized consistently for performance excellence and contributions to success in hospice industry. Strengths in critical thinking and palliative care backed by training in hospice field. Dedicated hospice professional with history of meeting company goals utilizing consistent and organized practices. Skilled in working under pressure and adapting to new situations and challenges to best enhance the organizational brand.

Skills
  • Strong Critical thinking
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Infection Control and Aseptic Procedures
  • Acute Care Expertise
  • Infection Control Measures
  • Strong clinical judgement
  • Palliative care awareness
  • High level of autonomy
  • Patient/family focused
  • Adept at prioritizing/managing deadlines
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Dedicated hospice care provider
  • Hospice Philosophy
  • Hospice and palliative care experience
  • Adaptability to emergent oncall situations
  • Hospice Philosophy
Education
Grand Canyon University Phoenix, AZ Expected in 04/2022 Bachelor of Science : Nursing - GPA :
Austin Community College Austin, TX Expected in 08/2005 Associate of Science : Nursing - GPA :
Certifications

Past State Certifications:

  • Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)
  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Work History
Advisacare - Fulltime Registered Nurse Oncall
Chandler, AZ, 10/2018 - Current
  • Developed and implemented individualized care plan for each hospice patient while following physician instructions.
  • Taught family members and caregivers various ways to manage patients' pain, how to check for vital signs and proper methods for dressing changes.
  • Offered listening ear to both patients and loved ones to meet emotional and mental, as well as physical needs.
  • Recognized and understood specific stages of dying process, providing comfort-based care during vulnerable times.
  • Provided high level of quality, compassionate care to patients and caregivers during each nursing shift.
  • Established and maintained successful relationships with patients, families and physicians by utilizing exemplary communication and active listening skills.
  • Accurately documented treatment, medications and IVs administered, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
  • Monitored patient reactions after administering medications and IV therapies.
  • Adhered to strict safety measures by carefully determining proper dosages before administering medications.
  • Evaluated patient histories, complaints and current symptoms.
  • Used first-hand knowledge and clinical expertise to advocate for patients under care and enacted prescribed treatment strategies.
  • Communicated with healthcare team members to plan, implement and enhance treatment strategies.
  • Conveyed treatment options, diagnosis information and home care techniques to patients and caregivers to continue care consistency.
  • Provided skilled, timely and level-headed emergency response to critically-ill patients.
  • Explained course of care and medication side effects to patients and caregivers in easy-to-understand terms.
Advisacare - Hospice Registered Nurse Case Manager
Chesterfield, MI, 06/2007 - 10/2018
  • Taught family members and caregivers various ways to manage patients' pain, how to check for vital signs and proper methods for dressing changes.
  • Developed and implemented individualized care plan for each hospice patient while following physician instructions.
  • Provided high level of quality, compassionate care to patients and caregivers during each nursing shift.
  • Established and maintained successful relationships with patients, families and physicians by utilizing exemplary communication and active listening skills.
  • Offered listening ear to both patients and loved ones to meet emotional and mental, as well as physical needs.
  • Recognized and understood specific stages of dying process, providing comfort-based care during vulnerable times.
  • Accurately documented treatment, medications and IVs administered, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
  • Administered different therapies and medications in line with physician orders and treatment plan.
  • Participated in evidence-based practice project implementation, nursing competency development and nursing simulation activities.
  • Evaluated patient histories, complaints and current symptoms.
  • Followed all personal and health data procedures to effectively comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Strengthened training and nursing knowledge by taking part in continuing education programs.
  • Communicated with healthcare team members to plan, implement and enhance treatment strategies.
  • Conveyed treatment options, diagnosis information and home care techniques to patients and caregivers to continue care consistency.
  • Conducted ongoing monitoring and evaluations of behaviors and conditions, and updated clinical supervisors with current information.
  • Led teams in driving successful patient outcomes by prioritizing standard of care and best practices.
  • Advocated for and strived to protect health, safety and rights of patient.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Provided exceptional care to high-acute patients needing complex care such as ventilator management, extensive wound care, Bipap and Suction machines.
  • Used first-hand knowledge and clinical expertise to advocate for patients under care and enacted prescribed treatment strategies.
  • Adhered to strict safety measures by carefully determining proper dosages before administering medications.
  • Educated family members and caregivers on patient care instructions.
  • Provided skilled, timely and level-headed emergency response to critically-ill patients.
Odyssey Hospice (Now Known As Kindred Hospice) - Hospice Registered Nurse Case Manager
City, STATE, 12/2006 - 12/2007
  • Same skillset as Beaumont location
  • Transferred to Beaumont, Texas location
North Austin Medical Center - Orthopedic Medical Surgery RN
City, STATE, 03/2006 - 12/2006
  • Educated patients and families on medical-surgical procedures, therapeutic regimens and pain management techniques.
  • Managed patients' pain by implementing pharmacological and non-pharmacological pain management interventions.
  • Managed caseload of 6-8 patients simultaneously by providing bedside care, treatments, IV therapy and wound care.
  • Recorded and measured patients' weight, temperature, respiration and blood pressure.
  • Started intravenous fluids, administered medications and documented patient charts by recording food and fluid output and intake.
  • Administered medications to 6-8 patients and monitored response to medications.
  • Used electronic programs to document patient plan of care by taking into account nursing interventions, diagnosis and expected patient outcomes.
  • Observed and documented patient factors such as diets, physical activity levels and behaviors to understand conditions and effectively modify treatment plans.
  • Educated family members and caregivers on patient care instructions.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Implemented care plans for patient treatment after assessing physician medical regimens.
  • Monitored patient reactions after administering medications and IV therapies.
  • Accurately documented treatment, medications and IVs administered, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
  • Adhered to strict safety measures by carefully determining proper dosages before administering medications.
  • Managed patients recovering from medical or surgical procedures.
  • Recorded details regarding therapies to keep patient charts updated.
  • Explained course of care and medication side effects to patients and caregivers in easy-to-understand terms.
Affiliations
  • American Nurses Association (ANA) Member
  • Hospice and Palliative Nursing Association (HPNA) Member
  • American Public Health Association (APHA) Member
  • Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing association (WOCN) Member
Additional Information
  • 2021 Grand Canyon University President's list with a 4.0 grade point.
  • Austin Community College 2002-2005
  • Anything before this time period was raising my family
  • 2-3 years of Art and general education at 2 other universities prior to entering Austin Community College

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Grand Canyon University
  • Austin Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Fulltime Registered Nurse Oncall
  • Hospice Registered Nurse Case Manager
  • Hospice Registered Nurse Case Manager
  • Orthopedic Medical Surgery RN

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science

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