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Jessica Claire
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Summary

Dedicated and compassionate Licensed Practical Nurse with extensive experience in medical procedures, including sample collection, blood draw, IV insertion and infection control. Meticulous regard for detail and accuracy with strong follow-through and administrative skills. Maintains composure and makes accurate decisions in fast-paced, unpredictable and stressful environments. History of interfacing seamlessly with doctors, specialized support services, patients and visiting families.

Skills
  • Records maintenance
  • Patient safety
  • Hospital coordination
  • Acute and rehabilitative care
  • Census goals
  • Employee retention strategies
  • Records management
  • Healthcare delivery
  • Facility oversight
  • Personnel management
  • Quality assurance controls
  • Schedule management
  • Performance metrics
  • Regulatory requirements
  • Staff supervision
  • Accreditation support
  • Fundraising and major donor development
  • Health information systems
  • Patient relations
  • Flexible
  • Intravenous Therapy and Blood Withdrawal Certification
  • Patient triaging
  • Healthcare platforms
  • Multi-tasking and prioritization
  • Assisting physicians
  • Staff direction and task delegation
  • Empathetic and compassionate
  • Supervision
  • Troubleshooting
  • Documenting incidents
  • Tracking symptoms
Experience
10/2020 to Current
LVN Siskiyou County Office Of Education Yreka, CA,
  • Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
  • Directed implementation of improved patient care and documentation methods and procedures to achieve quality objectives.
  • Kept EHR updated with patients' vital statistics, tracking metrics and observations about behaviors or responses.
  • Worked with registered nurses to deliver comprehensive, high-quality care to transplant patients.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Communicated concerns regarding clients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors and case managers.
09/2017 to Current
LVN Teacher's Assistant Siskiyou County Office Of Education Yreka, CA,

Assisted Lead Instructor with basic nursing theory, room preparations, and clinical skills lab such as medication administration, Naso-gastric tubal insertion, foley catheter insertion using sterile techniques, heat to toe body assessment, how to properly perform vital signs, wound dressing clean/change, gastric tube feeding and cleaning os stoma site, tracheostomy care using sterile technique, and other nursing skills. Assisting LVN students with questions, competencies, and guidance.

02/2015 to 10/2018
LVN Siskiyou County Office Of Education Yreka, CA,
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Directed implementation of improved patient care and documentation methods and procedures to achieve quality objectives.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
  • Assisted with patients' nutritional needs by setting up self-feeding assistance or directly feeding individuals with severely limited mobility.
  • Cared for patients' acute and chronic wounds by changing dressings and applying medicated compounds.
  • Monitored infection control procedures to verify facility-wide health and safety.
  • Inserted, cared for and removed patients' catheters and monitored urine output.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Managed patients' hygiene with comprehensive care for toileting, bathing and grooming needs.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with daily living needs such as bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements, also assisting with feeding and monitoring.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
04/1996 to 06/2016
LVN St. Mary Medical Center City, STATE,
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
  • Directed implementation of improved patient care and documentation methods and procedures to achieve quality objectives.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
  • Assisted with patients' nutritional needs by setting up self-feeding assistance or directly feeding individuals with severely limited mobility.
  • Kept EHR updated with patients' vital statistics, tracking metrics and observations about behaviors or responses.
  • Cared for patients' acute and chronic wounds by changing dressings and applying medicated compounds.
  • Monitored infection control procedures to verify facility-wide health and safety.
  • Inserted, cared for and removed patients' catheters and monitored urine output.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Managed patients' hygiene with comprehensive care for toileting, bathing and grooming needs.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with daily living needs such as bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements, also assisting with feeding and monitoring.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Used sterile techniques, including surgical and sterile to prepare patients for procedures.
  • Worked with healthcare team, including social workers, physical therapists and speech therapists, to assess patient needs, plan and adjust plans of care and actualize nursing interventions to promote and restore patient health.
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Followed rehabilitation and treatment care plans to accelerate patient recovery, minimize pain and optimize patient outcomes.
  • Managed wound care, gave respiratory treatments and helped with non-invasive procedures.
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • Assisted physicians with conducting examinations and patient scans during diagnostic processes.
  • Communicated concerns regarding clients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors and case managers.
Education and Training
Expected in 2021
Bachelor of Science: Health Administration
University of Phoenix - Arizona,
GPA:
Expected in 05/1995
: Vocational Nursing
Long Beach City College - Long Beach, CA
GPA:
Expected in 06/1989
: General Studies
Carson High School - Carson, CA
GPA:

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School Attended

  • University of Phoenix
  • Long Beach City College
  • Carson High School

Job Titles Held:

  • LVN
  • LVN Teacher's Assistant
  • LVN
  • LVN

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  • Bachelor of Science

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