Home Care Rn resume example with 12 years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Supportive Registered Nurse dedicated to providing quality patient care and appropriately responding to emergency situations. Offering 3-year background assessing patients' conditions and developing and implementing effective care plans. Expertise in bedside monitoring and medication administration.

Attentive nursing professional presenting high level of care, patient assistance and one on one care during each shift. Considered hardworking and driven. Ready for new opportunity to apply exceptional nursing skills in acute care setting.

  • Well visit procedures
  • Preventative health
  • Collecting vitals
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Chronic disease management
  • Family planning services education
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Oxygen saturation standards
  • Medication Administration
  • Intravenous therapy
  • Patient and family advocacy
Work History
Home Care RN, 08/2017 - 10/2020
Common Spirit San Andreas, CA,
  • Provided complete care to home health patients, including physical assessments, medication and chronic disease management.
  • Advised and coached patients progressing from hospitals, rehab facilities and other medical organizations to at-home treatment settings.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Coordinated and collaborated with various multidisciplinary teams to coordinate care and promote patient safety and health.
  • Observed patient to chart and report changes in patient condition, including adverse reactions to medications and treatments.
  • Updated and developed care plans to establish goals based on patient's nursing diagnosis.
  • Informed physicians of any changes to patients' health or concerns observed during home visits.
  • Traveled to patients' homes on daily basis to assess health conditions and provide superior level of nursing care.
  • Determined and addresses individual home care needs by completing detailed assessments and reviewing documentation.
  • Incorporated therapeutic, rehabilitative and nursing goals into detailed, individualized care plans based on diagnoses.
  • Trained, guided, supported and supervised home health aide care providers.
  • Took vital signs to assess patient health progress and needs, including blood pressure, pulse and temperature.
  • Administered medications and oversaw activities of daily living such as bathing, hygiene and ambulation.
  • Educated and supervised patients and family members regarding prevention strategies, self-care techniques and nursing care needs.
  • Educated patients on use and benefits of equipment such as home blood pressure cuffs and glucose meters.
  • Collaborated with vendors to procure medical equipment, supplies and services.
  • Introduced changes to patient care plans based on regular evaluations and patient changes.
  • Scheduled appointments and transported patients to medical facilities using personal transportation.
Caregiver, 07/2016 - 07/2017
Aimbridge Hospitality San Jose, CA,
  • Assisted clients with daily living needs to maintain self-esteem and general wellness.
  • Built strong relationships with clients to deliver emotional support and companionship.
  • Supported clients with mental support and physical activities to accomplish quality of life and sustain needs.
  • Maintained clean personal areas and prepared healthy meals to support client nutritional needs.
  • Provided safe mobility support to help patients move around personal and public spaces.
  • Changed dressings, bandages and binders to maintain proper healing and sanitary measures.
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Documented residents' behavior in terms of mental status, sleeping and eating patterns in medical record books.
  • Monitored client vital signs, administered medications and tracked behaviors to keep healthcare supervisor well-informed.
  • Transported individuals to events and activities, medical appointments and shopping trips.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Kept patients mentally alert by entertaining, conversing and reading aloud.
  • Recognized and reported abnormalities and/or changes in patients' health status to case manager.
  • Turned and positioned bedbound patients to prevent bedsores and maintain comfort levels.
  • Determined specific needs and provided most appropriate level of services for patient well-being.
  • Helped patients care for themselves by teaching proper, safe use of ambulation assistive devices such as canes or walkers.
  • Planned healthy meals, purchased ingredients and cooked meals to provide adequate nutrition for client wellbeing.
  • Helped clients manage money, pay bills and shop for groceries or personal items.
  • Transported patients via wheelchair to and from rehabilitation and daily activities.
  • Provided transportation to doctor's appointments, grocery stores, salons and barbershops.
  • Engaged patients in meaningful conversation, socialization and activity while providing personal care assistance.
  • Assisted patients with self-administered medications.
  • Conferred with supervisor to discuss patient condition and medical care.
Combat Medic (68W)/ EMT, 09/2008 - 09/2016
Army City, STATE,
  • Triaged patients in emergency situations based on life-threatening needs and delegated tasks to better provide treatment to maximum patients at once.
  • Administered emergency medication to patients, quickly responding to changes in conditions and medication reactions.
  • Facilitated preparation and training for mass-casualty occurrences to minimize loss of life and maximize patient recovery.
  • Conducted equipment and vehicle checks to maintain continuous and safe operation.
  • Controlled wounds and injuries en-route to hospitals, prepping patients for advanced treatments or maintaining conditions pre-arrival.
  • Evaluated patient vital signs and status to determine care needs using pulse oximeters and electronic vital sign machines.
  • Maintained levelheadedness and efficiency in high-pressure situations, effectively prioritizing tasks to save lives and provide medical care.
  • Communicated with patients about pain, comfort and needs during transportation and preliminary medical care.
  • Trained over 100 soldiers in basic life support skills, including cardiopulmonary resuscitation, oxygen therapy, wound care, patient history elicitation and splinting.
Associate Degree In Nursing: Nursing, Expected in 07/2017
Carrington College - Phoenix - Phoenix, AZ

RN license NO. RN207628


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School Attended

  • Carrington College - Phoenix

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  • Home Care RN
  • Caregiver
  • Combat Medic (68W)/ EMT


  • Associate Degree In Nursing

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