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Jessica Claire
Registered Nurse
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Professional Summary

Proficient and caring nursing team member offering outstanding patient-facing experience. Adept at addressing patient needs with compassionate care and attention to detail. Diligent about maximizing satisfaction, safety and wellness while serving patients of all backgrounds. Skilled Licensed Practical Nurse offering 17+ years of experience in the field. Knowledgeable about assisting with non-invasive procedures and performing wound care, foley care, venipunctures and patient and family education. Strong documentation skills and a firm grasp of compliance requirements. Licensed Practical Nurse with excellent problem-solving and time management skills. Organized, efficient and always willing to go extra mile to meet expectations. Committed professional with 17 years of experience in clinical, home health and acute care environments. Team collaborator willing to adapt to new procedural and technical requirements with enthusiastic support. Expertise in vital signs monitoring and medication administration. Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals.

Skills
  • Wound Dressing
  • Information Compiling and Auditing
  • Patient Positioning and Transporting
  • Recording Vital Signs
  • Conditions Reporting
  • Examination and Test Preparation
Work History
Licensed Practical Nurse, 07/2012 - Current
Keystone Human Services Valley View, PA,
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
  • Performed wound care, venipunctures and performed catheterizations.
  • Performed routine evaluations of each patient's status, performed patient and family education.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and reported to patient's case managers and MD's any abnormals.
  • Scheduled nurse and bath aide visits for 2 offices with a total of 6 counties. Also made skilled nurse visits when needed.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary team of healthcare and social service providers to address patients' needs through effective intervention and care planning.
  • Gathered lab specimens, ordered testing for patients.
  • Educated patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Answered incoming phone calls from patients to provide basic assistance.
Licensed Practical Nurse, 08/2006 - 10/2016
Keystone Human Services Waterbury, CT,
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
  • Educated patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Performed routine evaluations of each patient's status, needs and preferences.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and input/output measurements from inpatients.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Comforted and counseled patients and families throughout care process.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary team of healthcare and social service providers to address patients' needs through effective intervention and care planning.
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Provided one on one care in patient's homes who were mentally and physically disabled Patient's required trach suctioning and changing trach's prn. Performed feeding tube changes, provided maintenance of oxygen via trach mask, nasal cannulas and in home ventilators.
Licensed Practical Nurse, 08/2005 - 02/2006
Keystone Human Services Watsontown, PA,
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
  • Performed routine evaluations of each patient's status, needs and preferences.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and input/output measurements from inpatients.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Used aseptic techniques to provide sterilized wound care and dressing applications.
  • Delivered updates in patient status to charge nurse, recording changes in medical records.
  • Educated patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • 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.
  • Assisted with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges.
Education
Associate of Science: Registered Nurse, Expected in 08/2022
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Wallace State Community College - Hanceville - Hanceville, AL
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Certificate: Licensed Practical Nurse, Expected in 08/2005
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Chattanooga State Community College - Chattanooga, TN
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School Attended

  • Wallace State Community College - Hanceville
  • Chattanooga State Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse

Degrees

  • Associate of Science
  • Certificate

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