phoenix va medical center detox center resume example with 15+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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I am a caring, hardworking and service-oriented Health Care provider with more than 16 years of experience. Well-versed in offering evidence-based, therapeutic care. Collaborative and motivational leader with expertise in training new nursing staff while providing top-notch service to patient populations. I am reliable and have a strong drive to succeed ability in our everchanging healthcare field to provide excellent care to our patients/family. I am highly organized, proactive and punctual with team-oriented mentality.

  • Compassionate and Caring
  • Culturally-Sensitive Care
  • Patient Satisfaction and Process Improvement
  • Strong Medical Ethic
  • Multitasking and Prioritization
  • Critical Thinking
RN Experience
Department Of The Interior Cedar City, UT,
  • As a Registered Nurse my job responsibilities include but not limited to:
  • Restores and promotes patient’s health by completing the nursing process
  • Collaborates with physicians and multidisciplinary team members
  • Identifies patient care requirements by establishing personal rapport with patients and their families
  • Establishes a compassionate environment by providing emotional, psychological, and spiritual support to patients, friends, and families
  • Assures quality of care by adhering to therapeutic standards; measuring health outcomes against patient care goals and hospital or regulatory standards
  • Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection- control policies and protocols; medication administration and storage procedures; and controlled substance regulations
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through team nursing process.
  • Assessed and prepared patients for procedures, performing initial and ongoing patient assessments.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Advocated for patients by supporting and respecting basic rights, values and beliefs.
  • Provided patient and family health education focusing on self-management, prevention and wellness.
  • Evaluated patients, recognized and addressed complications and coordinated treatment with other members of critical care team.
  • Collaborated with doctors to plan post-treatment home care and prevent return hospitalization.
Information Technology Specialist, 01/2008 - 12/2018
Mission Regional Medical Center Overland Park, KS,
  • I was operating and coordinating automated networks, data links and circuits
  • I implemented, tested and trained on McKesson Horizon
  • Cardiology products, as well as providing advanced level of technical support and troubleshooting
  • This includes installing/upgrading/configuring interfaces and software, to ensure that system performance is in accordance to specifications for optimal patient care/regulatory requirements
  • I performed clinical data integration to assist the clinical team
  • Researched issues on various computer systems and databases to determine resolutions to problems and answer inquiries.
  • Built and maintained successful relationships with service providers, vendors, dealers and consumers.
  • Mentored other technologists and support professionals to provide professional development and skill enhancement.
  • Developed online documentation for common processes for both support staff and end-users.
  • Provided on-site technical support after project implementation and recommended product changes and upgrades to product managers.
  • Authored and distributed training manuals for handheld computers and devices used by staff.
  • Developed mitigation strategies and prepared standard operating procedures.
Banner Health & Stewart HealthCare City, STATE,
  • As a Respiratory Care Practitioner, I perform direct patient care to patients in all aspects of respiratory care according to the physician’s orders/approved protocols, with consideration given to the age of the patient
  • I consult physicians on the effectiveness of therapy and makes appropriate recommendations
  • I provide appropriate ventilation support, maintains and always monitors other pulmonary life support equipment while maintaining strict adherence to HIPAA.
  • Conducted cardiopulmonary resuscitation and airway maintenance.
  • Adhered to standards of excellence for respiratory care and diagnostic services.
  • Performed bronchopulmonary drainage and assisted patients with breathing exercises.
  • Set up and monitored mechanical ventilators and handled associated critical care duties.
  • Administered bronchodilators, antibiotics, mucolytics and anti-inflammatory medications via devices such as hand-held nebulizers, metered-dose inhalers and positive pressure devices.
  • Collected, analyzed and interpreted arterial blood gas.
  • Delivered airway management by leveraging intubation and extubation skills, bedside and diagnostic bronchoscopy, bedside tracheostomy preparation and assistance and operate and manage mechanical ventilators.
Education and Training
Associate Degree in Nursing: Nursing Science, Expected in 12/2018
Maricopa Community Colleges - Phoenix, AZ
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Associate of Applied Science: Respiratory Therapy Technology (RRT), Expected in 01/2006
Pima Medical Institute - ARIZONA ,
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PC ENGINEERING: Electrical Engineering, Expected in 01/1998
Oval International College - SOUTH AFRICA ,
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Additional Information
  • RN License # RN 229927
  • RRT License # RRT 113470
  • Patient Care - Ensured quality control through admissions, assessment, treatment and referral for a broad range of patients.Treated patients suffering from trauma, acute chest pain, respiratory failure and drug overdoses.
  • Recognized as Employee of the Year for outstanding performance and team contributions.

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  • Maricopa Community Colleges
  • Pima Medical Institute
  • Oval International College

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  • Information Technology Specialist


  • Associate Degree in Nursing
  • Associate of Applied Science

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