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

Attentive nursing professional presenting a high level of care and patient assistance during each shift. Considered hardworking and driven. Ready for a new opportunity as a Home Health Registered Nurse Case Manager; to apply exceptional nursing skills in Home Health setting.

Skills
  • Medication and IV administration
  • Intake and discharge
  • Wound Care
  • Patient education
  • Direct patient care
  • Chronic disease management
  • EMR / EHR
  • Infection control and aseptic procedures
  • Resource Allocation
  • Family Education
  • Home Health Nursing
  • Intravenous therapy
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Strong clinical judgment
Work History
Home Health Director , 07/2014 - Current
Hca Kansas City, KS,
  • Participated in monthly management team meetings to discuss resident status, census changes and resident complaints or concerns
  • Established and monitored infection control programs to provide safe, sanitary environment to prevent transmission of disease and infection
  • Established new policies and updated existing policies to improve standard of care for patients
  • Identified department issues to recommend corrective actions, including patient/staff and staff/staff department issues
  • Recruited and developed over 5 quality individuals to develop accountable top quality staff
  • Evaluated work performance of 15 nursing personnel to determine wage increases and implement discipline
  • Collaborated with staff, management and external groups to coordinate patient care
  • Developed positive employee relations, incentives and recognition programs to promote teamwork and mutual respect
  • Planned and assigned workload to 15-person nursing staff to direct patient care
  • Generated and reviewed incident reports, including employee write-ups, actualizing appropriate corrective action plans to mitigate ongoing and potential situations
Licensed Practical Nurse, 06/2002 - Current
Hca Lake Worth, FL,
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery
  • Conferred with multidisciplinary healthcare team to help effectively manage patient conditions with regular testing and vitals assessments
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar to stay on top of symptoms and keep Primary RNs informed of changes
  • Documented patient symptoms, medical histories and current medications with Healthcare First and Kinnser (Wellsky)
  • Reported any unusual or urgent circumstances in patients' condition or environment immediately to Primary RN or MD
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care
  • Performed basic standardized wound care procedures by applying hot and cold packs and applying dressings and bandages to patients
  • Agreed to take on additional shifts and extra hours during busy periods and holidays to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage
  • Secured patient information and maintained patient confidentiality by completing and safeguarding all medical records
  • Furthered skills by actively taking part in employee trainings and taking classes in subjects to improve wound care including negative pressure therapy, IV infusion, and pain assessment
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms
Licensed Practical Nurse, 04/1996 - 05/1999
Hca Layton, UT,
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Applied interpersonal communication skills to comfort and counsel patients and families throughout care process.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Answered incoming phone calls from patients to provide basic assistance and triage medical concerns.
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
  • Administered controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations.
Licensed Practical Nurse, 05/1993 - 03/1996
Hca Lonetree, CO,
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Answered incoming phone calls from patients to provide basic assistance and triage medical concerns.
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
Education
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 04/2021
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Nightingale College - Ogden, UT
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LPN Licensure: Nursing, Expected in 05/1993
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Idaho State Technical College - Pocatello Idaho ,
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Certifications

Negative Pressure therapy certification

CPR

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School Attended

  • Nightingale College
  • Idaho State Technical College

Job Titles Held:

  • Home Health Director
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • LPN Licensure

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