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

Hardworking Nurse bringing proven direct support experience developed during healthcare career. Knowledgeable about paperwork procedures, mobility assistance and documentation requirements. Team-oriented and adaptable to changing needs. Highly-motivated employee with desire to take on new challenges. Strong worth ethic, adaptability and exceptional interpersonal skills. Adept at working effectively unsupervised and quickly mastering new skills.

Skills
  • Nursing Unit Operations
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Decision Making
  • Attention to Detail
  • Care Coordination
  • Patient Care Oversight
  • Patient Care and Education
  • Patient Rights Advocacy
  • Seizure Management
  • Policy and Procedure Compliance
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Diabetes Management
  • Patient Care
  • Patient Management
  • Gastrostomy Tube Care
  • Charting Medication Administration
  • Patient Assessment and Care
  • Treatment Preparation
  • Organization and Time Management
  • Time Management
  • Appointment Scheduling
  • CPR Certified
  • Critical Thinking
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Problem-Solving
  • Medical Recordkeeping
  • Taking Client Histories
  • BLS Certified
  • Collaboration and Teamwork
  • Collecting Patient Specimens and Tests
  • Patient Health Information Access
  • Prescription Refills
  • Flexible Schedule
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Wound Management
  • Medication and IV Administration
  • Procedure Room Preparation
  • Medication Administration
  • Monitoring Vital Signs
  • Patient Examination
  • Patient Care Assessment
  • Compassionate and Caring
  • Patient Condition Monitoring
  • Immunizations and Vaccinations
  • Medical Procedure Preparation
  • Accurate Documentation
  • Multi-Tasking and Prioritization
  • Patient Triaging
  • Samples Collection
  • Patient Positioning and Transporting
  • Work Planning and Coordination
  • Needs Assessment
  • Physical Stamina
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Wound Dressing
  • Intravenous Medications
  • Specimen Collection
  • Care Planning and Modifications
  • Vital Signs Recording
  • Nursing Intervention Evaluations
  • Patient Charting
  • Dementia Knowledge and Care
  • Responsible and Dependable
  • Infection Control
  • Postpartum Patient Care
  • Adaptable and Flexible
  • Quality Assessments
  • First Aid and CPR
Experience
Patient Care Technician, 09/2022 - Current
Danbury Health Systems Ridgefield, CT,
  • Performed variety of delegated basic patient care services to support nursing functions and activities of daily living.
  • Assisted with patient admissions, discharges and transfers.
  • Recorded patient conditions and vital signs before and after medical operations.
  • Delivered outstanding patient care based on physical, psychological, educational and related criteria.
  • Transported patients to other areas of hospital in wheelchairs and gurneys for tests, treatments and therapies.
  • Performed minor housekeeping tasks to keep patient areas clean and sanitized.
  • Kept instruments and equipment clean and sanitized.
  • Prepared patient chart for admission and compiled appropriate paperwork.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and reported results to staff nurse or physician to identify changes from prior measurements.
  • Responded to bell or light signal calls to assist patients with needs.
LVN Floor Nurse, 03/2016 - 10/2021
Good Samaritan Society City, STATE,
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
  • Observed strict confidentiality and safeguarded all patient-related information.
  • 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.
  • Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Worked with registered nurses to deliver comprehensive, high-quality care to 22-24 patients.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Inserted, cared for and removed patients' catheters and monitored fluid output.
  • Assisted with patients' nutritional needs by setting up self-feeding assistance or directly feeding individuals with severely limited mobility.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Managed patients' hygiene with comprehensive care for toileting, bathing and grooming needs.
  • Kept EHR updated with patients' vital statistics, tracking metrics and observations about behaviors or responses.
  • Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients.
  • 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.
  • Looked for physical, emotional and symptomatic changes in patient condition and obtained necessary care for medical concerns.
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Administered prescribed medications or started intravenous fluids, noting times and amounts on patient charts.
  • Interviewed patients to obtain medical history.
  • Used sterile techniques to prepare patients for procedures.
CNA, LVN, 11/2005 - 04/2016
Senior Care Centers City, STATE,
  • Answered signal lights, bells or intercom systems to determine resident needs.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Conducted routine checks on patient vitals, blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
  • Observed and reported unusual symptoms and changes to charge nurse.
  • Turned and repositioned residents using proper body mechanics to prevent pressure ulcers.
  • Assisted residents with bathing and dressing to promote personal hygiene.
  • Used mobility devices to transport patients.
  • Helped residents walk with or without self-help devices.
  • Maintained accurate, timely flow of information by completing thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patient status.
  • Distributed drinking water and nourishment to residents.
  • Looked for physical, emotional and symptomatic changes in patient condition and obtained necessary care for medical concerns.
  • Assisted residents in preparing for activities and social programs.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Registered Nurse , Expected in 04/2023
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CHAMBERLAIN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE - Irving, TX,
GPA:
Status -
LVN: Practical Nursing, Expected in 09/2011
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North CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE - Corinth, TX,
GPA:
Status -
Additional Information
  • I completed the AORN program during my time at Chamberlain my peri-op 101 is complete and I have 144 clinical hours in the OR. I was at THR southwest for this clinical rotation.

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School Attended

  • CHAMBERLAIN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
  • North CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE

Job Titles Held:

  • Patient Care Technician
  • LVN Floor Nurse
  • CNA, LVN

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • LVN

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