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

Dynamic Professional Registered Nurse bringing 12 years treating patients of all backgrounds and diagnoses. Coordinating care with other healthcare staff and facilities .Proven history of leveraging critical thinking, analysis and medical knowledge to deliver superior care in fast paced high-pressure environments. Prioritizes clinical and operational tasks in emergency medicine settings.

  • Charge nurse with responsiblities of staffing, coordination of help though hospital, and proper triaging of patients for the floor
  • Preceptor of new nurses and employees
  • Hospice and palliative care
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Emergency Procedures including chest tubes, assisiting with airway management, and acute events
  • EMR / EHR including cerner, epic, and sunquest
  • Medication and Vaccine Administration and education
  • Wound Care assement, plan and treatment
  • Infection control measures standard, droplet, contact, and covid19
  • Chronic disease management and readmission risks
  • Family and Patient Education
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Intravenous therapy, Iv start and management
  • Collecting vitals and assessing
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Insulin medication assistance and education
  • Preventative health, vaccines, and follow up
  • Case Management
  • Oxygen saturation standards
  • Home care rounds, planning, and arangement of equipmenmt
  • Pain managment and coordination
  • 12-lead EKG monitoring, interpretation, and proformance
  • Microsoft Applications
Work History
Professional Staff Nurse, 11/2013 to Current
University Of Pittsburgh Medical CenterFarrell, PA,
  • Corrdination of care of patients with attendings, consults, social work, and case management for proper care.
  • Orchestrated quality-driven, cost-effective care for as many as 6 patients each day in high-volume Progressive Care Setting setting.
  • Monitored patients' conditions and reported changes in physical ability, appearance and behavior to discuss treatment with physicians.
  • Delivered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections, monitoring responses to address new concerns.
  • Identified patient care requirements by establishing personal rapport with patients and families of diverse backgrounds and ages.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared for lab testing.
  • Gathered patient health data through interviews and observation, documenting all data in Cerner.
  • Taught patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence.
  • Directed patient care by initiating and following through with plan of care,care plans, and discharge instructions.
  • Identified learning needs of patients and families and responded with advocacy and health education.
  • Implemented interventions, including medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Assessed physical, psychological, physiologic and cognitive status of patients.
Senior Phlebotomist, 03/2009 to 11/2013
BiolifeDe Kalb, IL,
  • Drew blood from veins by vacuum tube, syringe or butterfly venipuncture methods.
  • Assisted with office procedures by monitoring patient flow, performing telephone screening and maintaining sample drug lists.
  • Protected patients by following infection control, sharps disposal and biohazardous waste disposal procedures.
  • Collected blood samples using vacutainer tubes, tourniquets, syringes, butterfly needles, and straight needles.
  • Accurately labeled vacutainer tubes with patient name, date and time of collection.
  • Obtained blood specimens by performing venipunctures and finger sticks up to 60 times per day.
  • Collected fluid or tissue samples by using appropriate collection procedures, including urine, stool, sperm, and sputum collection procedures.
  • Organized daily work based on collection priority.
  • Stocked phlebotomy cart or carrier with appropriate supplies.
  • Tracked collected specimens by initialing, dating and noting times of collection.
Home Health Aide, 01/2008 to 03/2009
Bickford Senior LivingSaint Charles, IL,
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness.
  • Followed nutritional plans to prepare optimal meals, including purchasing ingredients from local shops.
  • Completed entries in log books, journals and care plans to document accurately report patient progress.
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
  • Coordinated daily medicine schedules and administration to help clients address symptoms and enhance quality of life.
  • Delivered assistance to elderly clients in daily activities including bathing, dressing, physical transfers and care for incontinence.
  • Constructed cognitively stimulating activities.
  • Helped patients safely transition between sleeping surfaces and mobility assistance such as wheelchairs by providing consistent support.
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
  • Provided patients and families with emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, independent living and adaptation to disability or illness.
  • Administered medication as directed by physician.
Bachelor of Science: , Expected in 12/2018
Ohio University - Athens,Ohio,
Associate of Science: Nursing, Expected in 06/2013
UPMC Mercy School of Nursing - Pittsburgh,PA,
Associate of Science: Licensed Practical Nurse, Expected in 04/2012
UPMC St. Margret's School of Nursing - Aspinwall, PA,
  • First Aid/CPR Certified
  • Advance Life Support
  • NIH
  • Basic Arrthymia
  • Phelebotomy including venipunture, finger sticks, and proper management

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School Attended

  • Ohio University
  • UPMC Mercy School of Nursing
  • UPMC St. Margret's School of Nursing

Job Titles Held:

  • Professional Staff Nurse
  • Senior Phlebotomist
  • Home Health Aide


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

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