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

Hardworking nursing professional bringing years of experienced nursing and medical expertise and exceptional care to all types of patients-inpatient, outpatient and interoffice patients. Knowledgeable about excellent patient care/medical practice and proper medical procedures/ requirements and skilled at maximizing patient comfort and safety while meeting strict cost control standards. Well-organized and forward-thinking in managing patient needs. Knowledgeable with demonstrated success in emergency patient care. agile and responsive to dynamic patient needs and environmental conditions. Team-oriented and reliable with expert healthcare knowledge, clear verbal and written communication skills and sound clinical judgment. Skilled at working independently and also collaboratively with the multi-disciplinary team. Maintains cultural and diversity awareness when dealing with patients, visitors, co-workers and other customers. I am a accomplished LPN with a compassionate nature, personal care expertise and a track record of upholding the highest level of patient satisfaction. Looking to implement my skills in your dynamic clinical setting.

Skills
  • Current Nursing- LPN licensure with State Board of Nurse Examiners
  • Healthcare ethics
  • Medical assistant certification, EKG certification and previous Phlebotomy certification
  • Patient and family education
  • Nursing staff leadership
  • Preventative health
  • Clinical documentation
  • Medication administration
  • Chronic disease management
  • Well visit procedures
  • Sanitation
  • Data entry
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Patient consultation
  • Acute care expertise
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Tracheostomy care
  • Insulin medication assistance
  • EMR / EHR
  • Women's health exams
  • Collecting vitals
  • LPN- nursing certification
  • Intradermal, intramuscular and subcutaneous injection administration
  • Oral route medication admisitration
Work History
04/2019 to Current
LPN FLOOR NURSE Brookdale Senior Living , , Harbeson, DE
  • Managed medication cart and dispensed pills, oral therapies and insulin injections.
  • Reported health status concerns to senior nursing staff and clinicians for review.
  • Measured and recorded patients' vital signs.
  • Delivered treatments and direct nursing care according to physicians' orders in assisted living environment.
  • Maintained accurate records of residents' healthcare treatments and responses.
  • Communicated effectively with patients and family members to convey important instructions and discuss treatments.
  • Administered medication such as insulin and monitored patients' responses to detect problems.
  • Helped patients feel comfortable by adjusting positions and engaging in casual conversation.
  • Supported patients in completing activities of daily living such as dressing, grooming and shower assistance.
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in medical records.
  • Reviewed patient history to verify conditions and current medications.
  • 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.
01/2018 to Current
NURSE-LPN Brookdale Senior Living , ,
  • Ensured all information is available (preloaded) for physician at start of shift with patient's reason for visit, new testing, testing needed, results available, vaccinations needed at time of visit and any past medical history obtained prior to office visit as needed.
  • Provide refill prescriptions which are sent to pharmacy or by verbal order when needed.
  • Provide excellent care to each and every patient.
  • Informed patients and families of effective treatment options and at-home care strategies, enhancing long-term outcomes which could also include Physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, seeking Behavior Health counseling or other specialists.
  • Discuss diagnoses and devise well-coordinated treatment approaches during huddle with Physician prior to starting shift.
  • Taught patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence-including proper vaccinations, diet, diabetes management, Hypertension management, Chronic kidney disease management and other health concerns.
  • Observed and reported patient condition, progress and medication side effects to accurately document updates on patient's charts.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Helped patients achieve higher standards of living through effective ADL coaching and assistance when needed or provided patient with the resources to help them obtain resources to help with ADL coaching and assistance.
  • Vaccinated patients (children/adolescence and adults) to protect individuals from measles, pneumonia, influenza and other illnesses of concern.
  • Strictly protected confidentiality of all information related to patient care activities and EMS operations.
  • Coordinated vaccination supply, ordering and inventory for a VFC (Vaccines for Children) for the practice.
  • Recorded vital signs, monitored changes and communicated to physicians immediately. Followed office protocol with any emergent needs.
  • Safely administered and obtained consent for all vaccinations including flu and pneumonia vaccinations, providing education to customers on vaccines, dosage, indications, precautions, contraindications and potential side effects.
  • Remained calm during high-stress, critical situations, demonstrating sustained focus and problem-solving in real-time. Followed office protocol in emergent situations.
  • Documented vitals and medical histories in patient charts when assessing patients and communicated patient information to physicians and other nurses for care continuity.
  • Gathered laboratory samples, monitored fluids and read test results to make accurate care decisions. Trained in multiple laboratory testing.
05/2015 to 01/2018
NURSE-LPN BEEEBE MEDICAL CENTER/BEEBE HEALTHCARE , ,
  • Informed patients and families of effective treatment options and at-home care strategies, enhancing long-term outcomes.
  • Conferred with physicians to discuss diagnoses and devise well-coordinated treatment approaches.
  • Taught patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence.
  • Observed and reported patient condition, progress and medication side effects to accurately document updates.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Vaccinated patients to protect individuals from measles, pneumonia, influenza and other illnesses of concern.
  • Delivered medications via intramuscular injections, and subcutaneous injections monitoring responses to catch and address new concerns.
  • Kept optimal supply levels in treatment rooms, and other areas to meet typical patient loads.
  • Strictly protected confidentiality of all information related to patient care activities and EMS operations.
  • Determined therapies, requested materials and received equipment in accordance with patient care initiatives and insurance plans.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions. Provided patient's with proper care when triaging a call.
  • Adhered to treatment plan instructions when administering medications and treatments to patients.
  • Demonstrated ability to advocate for and strive to protect health, safety, and rights of patient.
  • Evaluated, implemented and designed tailored health care plans specific to patient needs and concerns.
  • Checked and recorded vital signs of patients and reported changes in patients' behavior or conditions.
  • Safely administered flu and pneumonia vaccinations, providing education to customers on vaccines, dosage, indications, precautions, contraindications and potential side effects.
  • Remained calm during high-stress, critical situations, demonstrating sustained focus and problem-solving in real-time.
  • Accurately recorded all interactions in medical charts, documenting accidents and interventions applied.
  • Documented nursing services provided and uploaded to comprehensive tracking systems for health records and billing.
  • Analyzed and observed patients to discover and interpret vitals and telemetry equipment results.
09/2004 to 05/2015
Patient Care Technician/Unit Secretary/EKG Technician Company Name , ,
  • Helped patients maintain healthy skin by checking wounds, assessing integrity and bathing bedbound individuals.
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • 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.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Supported patient admissions, discharges and transfers to promote team efficiency.
  • Interacted effectively with patients, families, staff and other hospital department staff to deliver high level of customer service and teamwork.
  • Maximized patient satisfaction by helping individuals carry out personal tasks such as dressing and walking.
  • Maintained, sanitized and cleaned equipment and instruments to meet patient needs.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and reported results to staff nurse or physician, noting changes from prior measurements.
  • Documented observations and baseline measurements in medical records.
  • Answered patient assistance calls, assessed needs and offered qualified support.
  • Assisted in providing patients with nutritional needs by transporting food trays and aiding with feeding.
  • Assisted patients with activities of daily living under guidance of Nurses and Physical Therapists.
  • Organized medical charts for patients by assembling new admission pages and adding appropriate pages to charts.
  • Reported any unusual or urgent circumstances in patients' condition or environment immediately to Nursing staff -Tele monitoring
  • Collected as a PHLEBOTOMIST and transported blood and urine specimens to prepare for lab testing.
  • Attended to patient and family's immediate needs and concerns by acknowledging and providing required attention.
  • Transported elderly patients to and from facilities and performed essential ambulatory care.
  • Organized and replenished unit supplies to maintain team readiness for expected demands.
Education
Expected in 05/2014
Associate of Science: Nursing
Delaware Technical And Community College - Owens - Georgetown, DE
GPA:
Expected in 03/2004
Certification: Medical Assisting
SUSSEX TECHNICAL ADULT DIVISION GEORGETOWN, DE - GEORGETOWN, DE ,
GPA:
Expected in 03/2003
PHLEBOTOMY CERTIFICATION: Phlebotomy
SUSSEX TECHNICAL ADULT DIVISION - GEORGETOWN, DE,
GPA:
Expected in 09/2004
EKG CERTIFICATION: Electrocardiograph Technology
BEEBE MEDICAL CENTER - LEWES DE ,
GPA:

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School Attended

  • Delaware Technical And Community College - Owens
  • SUSSEX TECHNICAL ADULT DIVISION GEORGETOWN, DE
  • SUSSEX TECHNICAL ADULT DIVISION
  • BEEBE MEDICAL CENTER

Job Titles Held:

  • LPN FLOOR NURSE
  • NURSE-LPN
  • NURSE-LPN
  • Patient Care Technician/Unit Secretary/EKG Technician

Degrees

  • Associate of Science
  • Certification
  • PHLEBOTOMY CERTIFICATION
  • EKG CERTIFICATION

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