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Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Dedicated LVN with 20+ years of experience providing compassionate healthcare for patients. Proficient in assessing patients' health issues and needs. Helpful and highly-skilled with creating individualized treatment plans to assist patients. Ready to bring my nursing talents and a strong work ethic. I'm very skilled at communicating, organizing and solving problems to improve level of care and raise quality rankings of health care facilities.

Skills
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Nebulizer Treatments
  • Gastrostomy buttons experience
  • Oxygen Administration
  • Passive Range of Motion
  • Medication Administration
  • Ventilator Monitoring
  • Diabetes Care
  • Gastrostomy Care
  • Vital Sign Monitoring
  • Treatment planning
  • Pressure Ulcer Management
  • Physical Assessment
  • Feeding pumps understanding
  • Seizure Management
  • Clinical Documentation
  • Hospice Care
  • Home Health Nursing
  • Privacy and confidentiality
  • Disease Management
  • Infection Control
  • Medication Management
  • Health Education
  • Palliative Care
  • Emotional Support
  • Patient Assessments
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Insulin medication assistance
  • Collecting vitals
  • EMR / EHR
  • Preventive health
  • Intravenous therapy
  • Patient Information Collection
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Scheduling
  • Teaching
  • Staff Management
  • Diabetes Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Rehabilitation
  • Long-Term Care
  • Tracheotomies
  • Medication prep/adm
Work History
03/2010 to Current
LVN III Kaiser Permanente Tigard, OR,
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels.
  • Took samples to complete diagnostic and routine assessment tests.
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in electronic medical records.
  • Protected patients and healthcare team members from infection by sterilizing equipment and reusable supplies.
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions to communicate concerns to MD and Case Manager.
  • Helped long-term care residents with bathing, dressing, feeding and other daily living activities.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary team of healthcare and social service providers to address patients' needs through effective intervention and care planning.
  • Assisted with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges.
  • Answered incoming phone calls from patients to provide basic assistance and triage medical concerns.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care and implement interventions.
  • Made valuable contributions to care-plan development and patient education processes backed by thorough research into client diagnoses.
  • Used aseptic techniques to provide sterilized wound care and dressing applications.
  • Comforted and counseled patients and families throughout care process.
  • Educated patients and caregivers on medical diagnoses, treatment options, chronic disease self-management and wound management.
  • Managed appointment calendar for scans, lab tests, and evaluations.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes.
  • Performing GT,Trach, and catheter care using aseptic technique and infection control protocol
  • Patient/Patient Caregiver teaching
  • Adhere to all infection control measures/protocol ie Universal Precautions and COVID-19
06/2020 to Current
Private Duty LVN The Pediatric Connection Ruckersville, VA,
  • Participated in service education programs, patient care conferences and staff meetings to advance knowledge and foster multidisciplinary communication.
  • Secured controlled narcotics and distributed medication on schedule to meet patient needs and minimize misuse opportunities.
  • Changed out tracheostomies, gastrostomy buttons and catheters regularly to prevent infection or other problems.
  • Engaged and educated clients on appropriate behaviors and essential social interaction.
  • Assisted in development and implementation of service plans related to nursing and patient health care needs.
  • Reported general, physical and mental condition of patients to Case Manager to support care initiatives.
  • Prepared visit notes, updated and summarized client records and conferred with health care disciplines in providing coordinated client care.
  • Interpreted patient needs, knowledge, growth and development to construct treatment plan.
  • Educated clients and families to support wellness activities, self-care techniques and prevention strategies.
  • Scheduled appointments and transported patients to medical facilities using personal transportation.
  • Documented patient assessment, evaluation and responses to therapy to facilitate therapeutic intervention.
  • Fostered strong relationships with clients and families to support comprehensive social, mental and physical care.
  • Administered prescribed medication and treatment as permitted by state and local regulations in accordance with physician orders.
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions to communicate concerns to supervising Case Manager.
  • Helped patients complete bathing, dressing and eating.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Reviewed patient history to verify conditions and current medications.
  • Performed Trach, GT, and F/C changes using aseptic technique.
  • Performed Ventilator and Oxygen care, Bipap, Cipap monitoring.
  • Adhere to all infection control measures and prevention ie Universal Precautions and COVID-19
01/2009 to 03/2010
LVN Charge Nurse Acadia Healthcare Inc. Santa Fe, NM,
  • Monitored nursing care, patient assessment processes and treatment implementations.
  • Implemented quality patient care techniques to align with safety, health and organizational regulations.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols.
  • Supervised patient admissions and discharges from hospital to home care, rehabilitative facility or self-care.
  • Coordinated nursing care on unit through staff assignments, assisting and rounding with physicians, monitoring patient orders and communicating with ancillary departments.
  • Managed various medications and treatments such as peritoneal dialysis, IV push, oral, subcutaneous, IV infusion and and intramuscular injections.
  • Cared for patients' wounds and changed dressings.
  • Worked with patients diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, congestive heart failure (CHF), cerebrovascular accidents (CVA), diabetes or sepsis to asses needs and determine best options for care.
  • Educated patients and caregivers of various available external resources to support wound management, disease management and medication administration.
  • Administered medications and treatments to patients as ordered by physician, maintaining accountability for accurate narcotic count at end of each shift.
  • Collaborated with various healthcare professionals to determine specific and individualized care plan based on goals and long-term health.
  • Documented medications administered, treatments and patient procedures performed in appropriate records according to privacy requirements.
  • Triaged incoming phone calls from emergency rooms and inpatient units to determine needs and prioritize care.
  • Managed JP drains and chest, nasogastric, G and peg tubes.
  • Evaluated patient histories, complaints and current symptoms.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Circulated assigned floor to measure and record patients' fluid and food levels, implementing measures to promote healthy intake and output as necessary.
  • Clearly and thoroughly explained diagnoses, treatment options and procedures to patients and loved ones, checking in to verify understanding.
  • Provided diagnosis information, treatment possibilities, disease management tips and wound care advice to patients, loved ones and caregivers.
  • Helped patients complete bathing, dressing and eating.
  • Reviewed patient history to verify conditions and current medications.
  • 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.
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in electronic medical records.
  • Contributed to committees in effort to promote standardize practices and procedures across hospital-wide nursing stations.
Education
Expected in
: Registered Nursing
American University of Health Sciences - Signal Hill, CA
GPA:
  • Relevant Coursework Completed: Nursing Prerequisites
  • 09/2014-09/2017
Expected in 03/1995
: Vocational Nursing
Casa Loma College - Los Angeles,
GPA:
Expected in 06/1990
High School Diploma:
Gardena High School - Gardena, CA,
GPA:
  • Professional development completed in CNA
Certifications

Ventilator Certified

IV Certified

BLS CPR

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School Attended
  • American University of Health Sciences
  • Casa Loma College
  • Gardena High School
Job Titles Held:
  • LVN III
  • Private Duty LVN
  • LVN Charge Nurse
Degrees
  • High School Diploma