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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Summary

Skilled medical professional bringing solid background in both hospital and outpatient settings serving needs of all patients with exceptional healthcare knowledge and support. Well-versed in assessing patients and determining diagnoses based on physical evaluations and laboratory testing. Work well independently to handle any patient need. Reliable and dependable with eagerness to learn.

Skills
  • Data management
  • Organization
  • Relationship building
  • Problem resolution
Experience
Physician Extender, 05/2016 - Current
Addiction Recovery Services Mays Landing, NJ,
  • Recorded complete medical histories, progress notes and assessment details in EHR system.
  • Demonstrated self-reliance by meeting and exceeding workflow needs.
  • Handled all delegated tasks, including dispersing patients and managing the physicians patient assignments.
Registered Nurse, BSN, 05/2010 - Current
Houston Methodist Jacksonville, FL,
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Advanced nursing competencies through participation in simulation exercises and practice improvement projects.
  • Delivered high-quality nursing care to patients on a 24-bed medical-surgical unit with emphasis on orthopedics, urology and gastro-intestinal post-operative patients.
  • Assessed patients' response to treatment and suggested ways to combat side effects.
  • Coordinated with clinical staff to keep patients updated and informed on care issues, including discharge delays, equipment inaccessibility and procedure postponements.
  • Cultivated working partnerships with patients and medical staff members, using feedback and clinical data to improve quality care and patient outcomes.
  • Assisted patients with healing and recovery after surgery by closely monitoring and caring for wounds, answering questions and educating about continued care strategies.
  • Administered scheduled medications and therapies intravenously, rectally, orally, subcutaneously and via intramuscular injections while overseeing pain management plans.
  • Treated patients suffering from chronic and acute medical concerns, including asthma, seizure disorders and pneumonia.
  • Mentored new nurses on practices and procedures to drive patient outcome goals.
  • Facilitated strategic goals aimed at increasing satisfaction and improving outcomes through compassionate, precise and high-quality nursing care.
  • Cared for more than 4 patients each shift while delegating assignments and supervising junior team members to handle needs of 24-32-bed telemetry unit.
  • Oversaw patient admission and discharge processes to coordinate efficient movements and related paperwork.
  • Collaborated with doctors to plan post-treatment home care and prevent return hospitalization due to complications.
  • Explained treatment procedures, medication risks, special diets and physician instructions to patients.
  • Maintained reports to provide oncoming shift with full patient status.
  • Maintained personal and team compliance with medication administration standards and patient care best practices.
  • Developed and adapted individualized treatment plans according to patient recovery goals.
  • Reviewed physician orders and participated in medication management to optimize patient safety.
  • Instructed patients, caregivers and families on diagnoses, treatment options and self-management to maintain continuity of care.
  • Immunized patients against influenza and pneumonia to protect vulnerable populations from serious illnesses.
  • Trained new RN hires and ancillary staff members to meet patient service goals, champion standards of care and improve patient overall satisfaction.
Registered Nurse, 02/2020 - 09/2020
Discovery Health Md Fife, WA,
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care to deliver comprehensive services.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered scheduled medications and therapies intravenously, rectally, orally, subcutaneously and via intramuscular injections while overseeing pain management plans.
  • Used facility EMR system to update patient records, transmit prescriptions and transfer files.
  • Delivered quality care and comfort to patients with heart failure, pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary embolisms and end-stage renal disease.
  • Maintained personal and team compliance with medication administration standards and patient care best practices.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Updated physicians on patient test results and assisted in developing care plans.
  • Treated patients using pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment modalities to address various disorders, diseases and injuries.
  • Oversaw patient admission and discharge processes to coordinate efficient movements and related paperwork.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
Medical Assistant, 05/2006 - 05/2010
The Jackson Clinic City, STATE,
  • Assisted physicians by preparing patients for procedures, including EKGs, phlebotomy, glucose testing and pulmonary function tests.
  • Conducted patient interviews to gather health history, vital signs and information about current medical issues.
  • Prepared patients for examinations, taking vital signs and updating medical histories.
  • Evaluated and reported current equipment inventory to appropriate sources.
  • Scheduled appointments for patients via phone and in person.
  • Assessed, documented and monitored vital signs for 20-50 patients per day.
  • Secured patient information and maintained patient confidence by completing and safeguarding medical records.
  • Led patients to exam rooms, answered general questions and prepared patients for physician by explaining process.
  • Completed clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines.
  • Collaborated with local pharmacies to resolve and clarify issues with patient medication.
  • Coordinated services with medical and office staff to improve patient satisfaction, engagement and compassionate care.
Education and Training
Master of Science: Nursing, Expected in 11/2020
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Tennessee State University - Nashville, TN
GPA:
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 12/2015
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Bethel University - Mckenzie, TN
GPA:
Associate of Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/2010
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Jackson State Community College - Jackson, TN
GPA:
  • Awarded two scholarships
  • The Harold Stevenson's Book Award and The Jackson Women's Clun Scholarship
  • Named as a nursing ambassador

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School Attended

  • Tennessee State University
  • Bethel University
  • Jackson State Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Physician Extender
  • Registered Nurse, BSN
  • Registered Nurse
  • Medical Assistant

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

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