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

Compassionate internal medicine and palliative care physician with experience caring for complex patients in many different settings. Dedicated to improving quality of life for patients and their families by addressing physical, psychosocial, and emotional needs during illness. Passionate about patient and family education and empowerment. Extensive background working within interdisciplinary team to provide integrated, patient centered care and improve outcomes. Committed to ongoing learning, the application of evidence based medicine, and the use of technology.

Certifications and Licenses

Board certified American Board of Internal Medicine

Board certified Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Arkansas Medical License

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Skill Highlights
  • Attention to detail
  • Expert in providing patient and family education
  • Thinks critically to solve problems
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Writes clearly and concisely
  • Thrives in collaborative environment
Full Time Professional Experience
04/2016 to Current
Hospitalist Department Of Veterans Affairs Astoria, OR,
  • Responsible for all aspects of admitting, managing, and discharging general medicine and critical care patients.
  • Provide timely and courteous medicine consults
  • Maintain accurate medical records and complete documentation efficiently
  • Work as part of a team to provide collaborative care to patients and families 
  • Provide medical care and psychosocial support for inpatient hospice patients and their families
03/2015 to 04/2016
Internal Medicine Physician Henry Ford Hospital Washington, MI,
  • Specialized in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of chronic disease in an outpatient setting
  • Coordinate patient care
  • Practice preventative medicine
12/2015 to 06/2016
Hospitalist Department Of Veterans Affairs Auburn, NH,
  • Acted as inpatient attending physician for assigned patients
  • Rounded daily and formulated a treatment plan
  • Managed complex ventilator patients
  • Collaborated with patients, families, and interdisciplinary team to attain treatment goals
  • Ran the palliative care consult service 
08/2012 to Current
Physician Community Care Charlton, NY,
  • Manage complex hospice patients with acute and chronic disease
  • Treat high acuity terminal patients at 16 bed inpatient hospice unit
  • Educate patients and families on disease process, treatment options, and prognosis
  • Designed and implemented a successful palliative care consult service at St. Vincent Infirmary
  • Developed strategies to optimize billing among practice group and educate group to maximize operational efficiency
  • Work closely with interdisciplinary team to provide excellent medical care
  • Taught medical students, fellows, and pharmacy students
01/2011 to Current
Hospitalist Department Of Veterans Affairs Babylon, NY,
  • Responsible for admitting and managing general medicine and critical care patients.
  • Provided medicine consults
  • Administered and managed direct patient care, including assessments, diagnosis and treatment for specified patient population
  • Assessed patients in preoperative clinic to determine medical stability and level of surgical risk
  • Maintained accurate medical records and completed documentation in a timely manner
  • Presented journal articles and treatment updates to practice group on a regular basis
  • Served on Pharmacy and Therapeutics committee and Ethics committee
  • Team leader for ethics consultations
  • Provided palliative care consults
01/2011 to 08/2012
Associate Medical Director Landmark Health Fayetteville, NC,
  • Expertly managed hospice patients with high symptom burden at 36 bed inpatient hospice unit
  • Provided hospice care and managed chronic medical conditions as attending physician for a panel of 30-40 home based patients
  • Led biweekly interdisciplinary team meetings
  • Directed program/policy development by researching CMS guidelines and determining compliance among practice group
  • Provided ongoing clinical education for nursing staff
04/2009 to Current
Physician, Medical Officer on Duty Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System City, STATE,
  • Provide in house medicine coverage for nursing home, rehabilitation, and psychiatric residents
  • Respond to all codes
  • Acted as coordinator from 2011-2015 which included scheduling physicians and ensuring 24/7 coverage, troubleshooting issues as they arose, and responding to patient/nursing/physician concerns
05/2007 to 07/2009
Emergency Room Physician Harris Hospital City, STATE,
  • Triaged, stabilized, and treated patients who presented to the emergency room
Education
Expected in 2010 to to
: Fellowship Hematology/Oncology
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences - Little Rock, AR
GPA:

Voluntarily left program in good standing for health reasons (now resolved)

Expected in 2008 to to
: Residency Internal Medicine
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences - Little Rock, AR
GPA:
Expected in 2006 to to
: Internship Internal Medicine
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences - Little Rock, AR
GPA:
Expected in 2005 to to
: Medical Doctor
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences - Little Rock, AR
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Expected in 2000 to to
Bachelor of Arts: Biochemistry/Molecular Biology
Boston University - Boston, MA
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School Attended

  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • Boston University

Job Titles Held:

  • Hospitalist
  • Internal Medicine Physician
  • Hospitalist
  • Physician
  • Hospitalist
  • Associate Medical Director
  • Physician, Medical Officer on Duty
  • Emergency Room Physician

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts

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