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Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Highly trained Psychiatric Staff Nurse offering well-developed interpersonal, acute care treatment and relationship building skills. Promoting pleasant personality and skills helping patients stay calm and communicative.

Skills
  • Immunizations and Vaccinations
  • Restraint Techniques
  • Addiction Treatment
  • Delegation and Motivation
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Bilingual (Spanish and English)
  • Medication administration in emergency situations
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols.
Work History
Psychiatric Nurse/Detox Nurse, 03/2009 - Current
College Hospital Costa Mesa City, STATE,
  • Assess and evaluate medical, cognitive, emotional, psychosocial, safety, developmental status, and behavioral health.
  • Provided a quiet therapeutic environment and have patients agree to contracts for safety.
  • Implemented treatment plans efficiently for patients experiencing severe mental disorders.
  • Ensured that doctor orders were effectively carried out, including testing, medical procedures, consultations, and stat orders.
  • Quickly responded to situations impacting safety and security to unit, actualizing crisis prevention interventions to control and de-escalate situations.
  • Provided a quiet therapeutic environment and have patients agree to contracts for safety.
  • Handled vital sign monitoring, medication administration and patient behavior assessments.
  • Administering of CIWA or COWS medications or providing other treatments to patients based on their physician’s orders.
  • Monitoring patients’ progress throughout treatment to ensure that they are responding well to treatment and that there are no concerning side effects or adverse reactions to medications
  • Quickly responded to situations impacting safety and security to unit, actualizing crisis prevention interventions to control and de-escalate situations.
  • Administered PO and IM psychotropic medication according to Doctor orders, monitoring the patient’s reactions and ensuring the five rights.
  • Facilitated therapeutic communication, conflict resolution and crisis intervention by redirecting negative behaviors and helping patients regain or improve coping abilities.
  • Providing direct care in collaboration with the medical team and the lead psychiatrists.
  • Educate patient and family members on prognosis, treatment options, and disease management
  • Provided direct quality care to patients by monitoring, recording and evaluating psychiatric conditions.
Detox Nurse, 03/2009 - Current
College Hospital Costa Mesa City, STATE,
  • Performing physical and mental assessments to determine the patient’s current health status and predict outcomes of treatment
  • Conducting interviews with patients to gather information about their lifestyles, habits, drug history, and medical histories.
  • Educating patients about their treatment options and helping them make decisions about their care.
  • Coordinating with physicians and other healthcare professionals in order to develop treatment plans that meet each patient’s individual needs.
  • Administering of CIWA or Cows medications or providing other treatments to patients based on their physician’s orders.
  • Monitoring patients’ progress throughout treatment to ensure that they are responding well to treatment and that there are no concerning side effects or adverse reactions to medications
  • Providing support and education to patients who are dealing with addiction issues, including helping them identify ways they can overcome their addictions and stay sober.
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure and blood glucose levels
  • Advocated for and strived to protect health, safety and rights of patient.
Operating Room Staff Nurse,ECT, 03/2009 - 05/2011
College Hospital Costa Mesa City, STATE,
  • Assisted in preparing patients pre-op for electroconvulsive therapy.
  • Monitored patients and delivered quality level of care before, during and after ECT to promote positive outcomes.
  • Medication reconciliation updated any medical changes.
  • Monitor Vital signs, and start IV.
  • Assist and monitor the patient during pre-op and post-op.
  • Assess physical and Mental Status, assisted doctors, administered medications used the nursing Process safely, therapeutically, and efficiently to care for a group of patients.
  • Provided effective bedside care to patients before and after procedures to deliver comfort.
  • Assisted with discharge planning when patient is stable.
Medical Surgical, 03/2009 - 05/2011
College Hospital Costa Mesa City, STATE,
  • Managed caseload of 6 patients simultaneously by providing bedside care, treatments, IV therapy and wound care.
  • Educated patients and families on illnesses, medications and treatment plans.
  • Managed patients' pain by implementing pharmacological and non-pharmacological pain management interventions.
  • Evaluated patient histories, complaints and current symptoms.
  • Promoted patient and family comfort during challenging recoveries to enhance healing and eliminate non-compliance problems.


Education
Bachelor’s Degree: Nursing, Expected in
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Associate Science Degree: of Nursing, Expected in
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East Los Angeles College - ,
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Roosevelt High School - ,
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Certifications
  • License Registered Nurse
  • BLS Certification
  • MAB Certification
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School Attended

  • University of Phoenix
  • East Los Angeles College
  • Roosevelt High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Psychiatric Nurse/Detox Nurse
  • Detox Nurse
  • Operating Room Staff Nurse,ECT
  • Medical Surgical

Degrees

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Associate Science Degree

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