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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Summary

Board-certified Nurse Practitioner with expertise in Geriatrics. Proficient in patient and family education regarding the management of acute and chronic health conditions. Self-directed professional with superior problem-solving, communication and management skills. Successful in prioritizing tasks and organizing projects to improve the quality of patient care.

Skills
  • Laceration repair
  • Geriatric treatment
  • Preventative care specialist
  • Health and wellness expert
  • Lab result evaluation
  • Patient-centered care
Experience
Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, 05/2013 to 11/2019
Kaiser PermanenteMontclair, CA,
  • Delivered primary care for patients, including diagnosis, treatment, referral for consultation or specialty services, follow-up care, evening urgent care call and on-call emergency consultation.
  • Explained treatment plan care, physician-ordered tests and medications to patients and family members or caregivers.
  • Built trust and rapport with patients by listening to concerns, advocating for wellness and educating on acute and chronic health issues.
  • Developed tailored care plans for each patient in collaboration with physicians and healthcare team.
  • Performed physical exams, ordering and evaluating lab test as well as medications.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, 02/2012 to 03/2013
Kaiser PermanenteMontebello, CA,
  • Explained treatment plan care, physician-ordered tests and medications to patients and family members or caregivers.
  • Built trust and rapport with patients by listening to concerns, advocating for wellness and educating on acute and chronic health issues.
  • Developed tailored care plans for each patient in collaboration with physicians and healthcare team.
  • Performed physical exams, ordering and evaluating lab test as well as medications.
  • Complied with hospital policies and procedures to promote patient safety and positive outcomes.
  • Provided palliative care ranging from assessment to development and implementation of care plans.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
Nurse Practitioner Intern, 01/2011 to 02/2012
RadnetWestchester, CA,
  • Delivered primary care for patients, including diagnosis, treatment, referral for consultation or specialty services, follow-up care, evening urgent care call and on-call emergency consultation.
  • Explained treatment plan care, physician-ordered tests and medications to patients and family members or caregivers.
  • Built trust and rapport with patients by listening to concerns, advocating for wellness and educating on acute and chronic health issues.
  • Performed physical exams, ordering and evaluating lab test as well as medications.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
Registered Nurse, 02/1988 to 12/2010
Park Plaza HospitalCity, STATE,
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care to deliver comprehensive services.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Instructed patients, caregivers and families on diagnoses, treatment options and self-management to maintain continuity of care.
  • Oversaw patient admission and discharge processes to coordinate efficient movements and related paperwork.
  • Performed blood and blood product transfusions and intravenous infusions to address patient symptoms or underlying causes.
  • Delivered high-quality nursing care to patients on 450-bed medical-surgical unit with emphasis on orthopedics, urology and gastro-intestinal post-operative patients.
  • Designed strategies to resolve nursing and patient satisfaction issues, improve response and patient care quality and propose plans to enhance quality and safety initiatives hospital-wide.
  • Monitored and educated nursing students and externs on proper care procedures and prioritization strategies.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Cultivated working partnerships with patients and medical staff members, using feedback and clinical data to improve quality care and patient outcomes.
  • Worked with management to identify and implement initiatives to increase nursing staff retention, morale and satisfaction.
  • Completed daily chart audits and assessed clinical records to verify accuracy, evaluate performance against goals and check for appropriate education of patients and families.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Addressed unit staff concerns, including staffing ratios, resource management, allocation of responsibilities and optimized workload management.
  • Counseled patients and caregivers, providing emotional, psychological and spiritual support.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
Education and Training
Master of Science: Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, Expected in 08/2010 to University Texas Medical Branch - Galveston Texas,
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Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 08/2004 to Texas Woman's University - Denton, TX
GPA:
  • Cum laude graduate
Associate of Science: Nursing, Expected in 11/1988 to Houston Baptist University - Houston, TX
GPA:
Licen: Nursing, Expected in 08/1982 to Community School Of Vocational Nursing - Houston, TX,
GPA:
: Nursing, Expected in to Prairie View A & M University - Prairie View, TX
GPA:
LicenAdonic
  • Major in Nursing
  • Chi ETA Sanityrsing Sorority Member
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/1976 to Ross Sterling High School - Houston, TX,
GPA:
Certifications
  • Certified [Geriatric Nurse Practitioner], American Nurses Credentialing Center - 2011
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School Attended

  • University Texas Medical Branch
  • Texas Woman's University
  • Houston Baptist University
  • Community School Of Vocational Nursing
  • Prairie View A & M University
  • Ross Sterling High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Geriatric Nurse Practitioner
  • Geriatric Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse Practitioner Intern
  • Registered Nurse

Degrees

  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science
  • Licen
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • High School Diploma

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