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Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Summary

Organized Nurse Manager dedicated to maintaining high-performance and quality-driven care. Well-versed in evaluating staff performance. Strong communicator and tactical planner with top skills in problem-solving and conflict management. Collaborative Nurse Manager with unsurpassed work ethic and expertise.

Effective at team productivity and policies to keep the facility operating at a sustainable and profitable level. Well-versed in motivating and retaining employees, building relationships with residents and families.

Skills
  • Patient education and advocacy
  • Case review
  • Utilization management
  • Electronic charting skills
  • Staff leadership
  • Staff supervision
  • Patient relations
  • Records maintenance
  • Patient safety
  • Schedule management
  • Acute and rehabilitative care
  • Census goals
  • Patient / Resident assessment
  • Patient/ Resident admission
  • Coordination of care
  • Healthcare delivery
  • Medication administration
  • Medication coordination and ordering with preferred pharmacy (designated agent)
  • Implementation of physician orders
Experience
Nurse Manager, 1/10/19 to Current
Kaiser PermanentePuyallup, WA,
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary team of professionals as well as patients and families to determine appropriate treatment options.
  • Coordinated psychosocial assessments, treatment plans and progress notes.
  • Utilized computerized Resource and Patient Management System (RPMS) and Electronic Health Record (EHR) system.
  • Set up family meetings with guidance from physicians.
  • Followed organizational guidelines to assure compliance with HIPAA and patient confidentiality standards.
  • Communicated scheduling information, appointment details and health reminders via telephone, mail and email.
  • Connected patients with referred doctors to provide specialized, high-quality care.
  • Delivered thorough and accurate documentation to create detailed additions to patient's electronic health record.
  • Scheduled urgent tests and examinations by juggling patient schedule with company calendar.
  • Administered medication to patients according to strict schedules.
  • Provided education and support to patients' family members.
  • Documented services and collected required data for evaluation.
  • Performed psychosocial assessments and evaluations of current needs.
LVN Floor Nurse, 04/2018 to 06/2019
Mercy Iowa City Rehabilitation HospitalCommunity Bible Church, IA,
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
  • Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Inserted, cared for and removed patients' catheters and monitored fluid output.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Monitored infection control procedures to verify facility-wide health and safety.
  • 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.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Communicated concerns regarding clients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors and case managers.
  • Prevented drug interactions and contributed to correct diagnosis by recording patient health information, monitoring vitals and updating patient files.
  • Assisted physicians with examinations and patient scans during diagnostic processes.
  • Followed rehabilitation and treatment care plans to accelerate patient recovery, minimize pain and optimize patient outcomes.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
Charge Nurse, 10/2017 to 06/2019
Mercy Iowa City Rehabilitation HospitalKalona, IA,
  • Assessed and assisted patients with diverse range and comorbid chronic diagnoses, including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, congestive heart failure (CHF), cerebrovascular accidents (CVA), diabetes, and sepsis.
  • Built and maintained strong working relationships between nursing department and other disciplines.
  • Coordinated and performed patient admissions, transfers and discharges.
  • Oversaw medication administration, monitored distribution and documented responses.
  • Educated patients, caregivers, and families on diagnoses, treatment and disease prevention.
  • Collaborated with multidisciplinary healthcare specialists to devise, implement, and modify plans of care defining patient outcome goals
  • Supported physicians and consultants with tests and procedures.
  • Organized and delegated tasks during rapid response and high-pressure code situations.
  • Performed IV infusions, intramuscular injections, IV pushes and oral subcutaneous.
  • Directed unit staff and promoted quality care for diverse patients.
  • Managed chest tubes, nasogastric tubes and G-tubes.
  • Audited patient charts in real-time, verifying accuracy and completion of information.
Charge Nurse, 09/2014 to 10/2017
Victoria Residency And RehabCity, STATE,
  • Assessed and assisted patients with diverse range and comorbid chronic diagnoses, including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, congestive heart failure (CHF), cerebrovascular accidents (CVA), diabetes, and sepsis.
  • Built and maintained strong working relationships between nursing department and other disciplines.
  • Coordinated and performed patient admissions, transfers and discharges.
  • Oversaw medication administration, monitored distribution and documented responses.
  • Educated patients, caregivers, and families on diagnoses, treatment and disease prevention.
  • Collaborated with multidisciplinary healthcare specialists to devise, implement, and modify plans of care defining patient outcome goals
  • Supported physicians and consultants with tests and procedures.
  • Assessed unit patients continuously from admission to discharge.
  • Performed IV infusions, intramuscular injections, peritoneal dialysis, IV pushes and oral subcutaneous.
  • Directed unit staff and promoted quality care for diverse patients.
  • Implemented interventions and strategies to manage chest tubes, nasogastric tubes and G-tubes.
Education and Training
: Applied Science , Expected in
Victoria College - Victoria, TX
GPA:
Languages
English:
Native/ Bilingual
Negotiated:
Spanish:
Native/ Bilingual
Negotiated:
Certifications
  • licensed Vocational Nurse
  • Certified Dementia Practitioner
  • IV certified
  • CPR certified

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School Attended

  • Victoria College

Job Titles Held:

  • Nurse Manager
  • LVN Floor Nurse
  • Charge Nurse
  • Charge Nurse

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