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

Experienced nursing professional with excellent skills in patient assessment, disease management and medication administration. Proven track record of delivering high-quality care.

Skills
  • Patient Assessments
  • Multi-Tasking and Prioritization
  • Wound Care
  • Medication Dispensing
  • HIPAA Protocols
  • Tuberculosis Testing
  • Medication Administration
  • Charting and Recording
  • Pneumonia Vaccinations
  • Sterile Procedures and Techniques
  • Documenting Vital Signs
  • PointClickCare
  • Immunization Administration
Work History
Licensed Practical Nurse, 01/2022 - Current
Avera Health Dell Rapids, SD, Grand Prairie, TX
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
  • Administered controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations.
  • Performed routine evaluations of each patient's status, needs and preferences.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and input/output measurements from inpatients.
  • Assisted with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Gathered lab specimens, ordered testing and interpreted results to diagnose patients.
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
Travel Licensed Practical Nurse, 08/2020 - Current
Marathon Health Sarasota, FL, Omaha, NE
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Administered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections and monitored responses.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols.
  • Worked with interdisciplinary healthcare team to develop, implement and manage care plans, ensuring inclusion of patients' individual needs.
  • Vaccinated patients to protect individuals from measles, pneumonia, influenza and other illnesses of concern.
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in electronic medical records.
  • Reviewed patient history to verify conditions and current medications.
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions to communicate concerns to supervising RN.
  • Provided basic patient care and treatment, such as administering blood glucose tests, taking temperature and blood pressure and dressing wounds.
  • Helped patients complete bathing, dressing and eating.
  • Took samples to complete diagnostic and routine assessment tests.
  • Evaluated patient histories, complaints and current symptoms.
  • Helped long-term care residents with bathing, dressing, feeding and other daily living activities.
  • Protected patients and healthcare team members from infection by sterilizing equipment and reusable supplies.
  • Supported diagnoses by taking blood samples from patients for laboratory testing.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
Assisted Living Licensed Practical Nurse , 01/2019 - 07/2020
Cvs Health Roanoke, VA, Flowood, MS
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
  • Administered controlled narcotics, and performed catheterizations.
  • Performed routine evaluations of each patient's status, needs and preferences.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and input/output measurements from inpatients.
  • Assisted with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Used aseptic techniques to provide sterilized wound care and dressing applications.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary team of healthcare and social service providers to address patients' needs through effective intervention and care planning.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Delivered updates in patient status to charge nurse, recording changes in medical records.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Minimized staff and patient infection risk by cleaning and disinfecting equipment instruments.
  • Answered incoming phone calls from patients to provide basic assistance and triage medical concerns.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Supported physicians during examinations and scans to assist with diagnostic procedures.
  • Monitored and tracked patient vitals in PCC to keep team informed of changing conditions.
  • Managed appointment calendar for scans, lab tests, and evaluations.
Clinic Licensed Practical Nurse, 09/2018 - 09/2019
Baptist Medical Center Pulmonary Clinic City, STATE, Jackson, MS
  • Observed and assessed patients to identify concerning symptoms.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers about conditions and treatments.
  • Administered medications and topic treatments to address patient symptoms.
  • Planned and implemented patient care to treat conditions or mitigate symptoms.
  • Built meaningful relationships with patients and families for optimal care.
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in electronic medical records.
  • Reviewed patient history to verify conditions and current medications.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Took samples to complete diagnostic and routine assessment tests.
  • Evaluated patient histories, complaints and current symptoms.
  • Protected patients and healthcare team members from infection by sterilizing equipment and reusable supplies.
Education
No Degree: Business Administration, Expected in
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Mississippi College - Clinton, MS
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Associate of Applied Science: Practical Nursing, Expected in 07/2018
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Hinds Community College - Raymond, MS
GPA:
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  • Dean's List - Fall 2017 to Summer 2018
Associate of Arts: Nursing , Expected in 05/2004
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Hinds Community College - Raymond, MS
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High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/1998
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Raymond High School - Raymond, MS
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Certifications

BLS

ACLS

IV Certification

HIPPA Certification

COVID - trained

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School Attended

  • Mississippi College
  • Hinds Community College
  • Hinds Community College
  • Raymond High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Travel Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Assisted Living Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Clinic Licensed Practical Nurse

Degrees

  • No Degree
  • Associate of Applied Science
  • Associate of Arts
  • High School Diploma

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