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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Attained my BS in nursing from the University of Texas. Earned master of science degrees with a focus on nursing education and a master of health care administration. Most recently received post-master of science to become a family nurse practitioner from University of Texas. Currently working as a nurse practitioner in an outpatient pediatric general neurology practice. Previously worked in an outpatient clinic and inpatient hospital for the University of Texas Health Science Center providing care to pediatric epilepsy patients. Four years of experience as an ICU nurse in a transplant surgical unit and two years of experience in an epilepsy monitoring unit for adults and pediatrics. Five years of experience as a charge nurse. Skilled in providing high level of acute care and education to adult patients. Skilled in providing high level of specialized pediatric and adult epileptic care and education.

Work History
Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric General Neurology Clinic, 2017 to Current
Williamsburg Physical TherapyColonial Heights, VA,
  • Provide and coordinate specialty neurology care for children of all ages with various neurological conditions including epilepsy, cerebral palsy, headaches, and movement disorders.
  • Develop treatment plans for acute and chronic diseases, educating and guiding patients on disease prevention and healthy lifestyle habits,
  • Conduct exams
  • Performing diagnostic tests and screening evaluations
  • Manage overall patient care regarding lifestyle and development issues
  • Emphasize preventative care and disease management
  • Prescribe medications
Nurse Practitioner, 11/2012 to 06/2016
The Mentor NetworkStandish, ME,
  • Provide and coordinate specialty neurology care for children of all ages with various neurologic conditions including epilepsy, cerebral palsy, headaches, and movement disorders.
  • Developing treatment plans for acute and chronic diseases, educating and guiding patients on disease prevention and healthy lifestyle habits, conducting exams, performing diagnostic tests and screening evaluations, managing overall patient care regarding lifestyle and development issues, emphasizing preventative care and disease management, and prescribing medications Provide and coordinate specialty health care for children of all ages with various neurologic conditions including epilepsy, cerebral palsy, headaches, and movement disorders.
  • Special clinical concentration with all phases of epilepsy care including 1st Seizure Clinic, Ketogenic Diet Admissions and Clinical Management, Vagus Nerve Stimulation Implantation and follow up, and Epilepsy Monitoring Unit Admissions and follow up.
  • Served as project manager for the implementation of a health informatics database system.
  • Serve as outreach educator for the community, providing presentations and instruction for nurses in the various school districts in the Houston area.
Nurse, 07/2010 to 11/2012
The Mentor NetworkSunrise Manor Mobile Home Park, MN,
  • Provide coordinated care and patient education for patients with complex uncontrolled Epilepsy.
  • Perform as integral member of the Epilepsy care team.
  • Advise patients on diagnosis and antiepileptic drug changes.
  • Identify and document seizure activity, perform appropriate interventions, recognize signs of AED toxicity.
  • Disseminate accurate information to the clients and physicians.
  • Assist with the patient's epilepsy profile to improve care and devising treatment plans and goals.
  • Responsible for staff scheduling and unit coordination.
  • Responsible for patient education.
  • Oversaw current nursing students during their rotation in their clinical rotations.
Nurse, 06/2006 to 07/2010
Memorial Hermann Hospital, Transplant Intensive Care UnitCity, STATE,
  • Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge.
  • Performed lab tests and communicated results.
  • Instructed patients and family members on proper discharge care.
  • Monitored acute conditions.
  • Developed patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations, and nursing diagnoses.
  • Provided necessary health education training for patients.
  • Trained staff nurses to provide top-quality patient care.
  • Provided patient education.
  • Ensured HIPAA compliance.
  • Ordered and read lab tests, x-rays, MRI, Ultrasound, and EKG.
  • Treated patients with strokes, head traumas, comas, and intracranial hematomas.
  • Provided diagnoses and treated patients with chronic and acute health problems (MI, arrhythmias, asthma, COPD, pneumonia.
  • Followed infection control procedures.
  • Maintained patient privacy and confidential patient information.
  • Maintained patient privacy and confidential patient information.
  • Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care.
  • Monitored fluid intake and output levels.
  • Served as charge nurse, responsible for scheduling and unit management.
Education
Master of Science: Nursing/Family Nurse Practitioner, Expected in 2012
University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston, TX
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Master of Science: Health Administration, Expected in 2010
University of Phoenix - Phoenix, AZ,
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Master of Science: Nursing /Education, Expected in 2008
University of Phoenix - Phoenix, AZ
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Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 2006
University of Texas Health Science Center Houston - Houston, TX
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Affiliations

Sigma Theta Tau International

American Association of Critical Care Nurses Member

National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners 

Certifications

Basic Life Support, BLS

  • Exp. Feb. 2022

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School Attended

  • University of Texas Health Science Center
  • University of Phoenix
  • University of Phoenix
  • University of Texas Health Science Center Houston

Job Titles Held:

  • Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric General Neurology Clinic
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Nurse
  • Nurse

Degrees

  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science
  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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