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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Professional Summary

Licensed [Job Title] bringing [Number] years of experience working in hospital and clinical settings. Expertise in assessing, diagnosing and treating ailments and diseases. Committed to delivering exceptional healthcare services to over [Number] patients per [Timeframe]. Compassionate [Job Title] talented in preparing medical care strategies and managing patient records and documents. Certified in [Area of certification] and [Area of certification]. Hardworking and innovative individual with [Number] years of experience supporting [Number]-bed medical facility.

Skills
  • Medication administration
  • Patient assessment
  • Communications
  • Healthcare ethics
  • Patient and family education
  • [Type] certification
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Oxygen saturation standards
  • Intravenous therapy
  • Data entry
  • Chronic disease management
  • Patient privacy
  • Direct patient care
  • Companionship and emotional support
  • Patient-focused care
  • Patient assessments
  • Charting and clinical documentation
  • Inpatient care
  • Infection control and aseptic procedures
  • Patient management
  • Supporting personal needs
Education
Western Michigan University Kalamazoo, MI Expected in 05/2008 Bachelor of Science : Nursing - GPA :
Portland High School Portland, MI Expected in 05/2004 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Certifications

Licensed Nurse Michigan

BLS (AHA Basic Life Suport)

ACLS (Advance Cardiac Life Support)

PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support)

Work History
County Of El Paso Tx - Registered Nurse
El Paso, TX, 09/2008 - Current
  • Monitored patient condition, including interpreting and tracking EKG readings, identifying irregular telemetry readings and updating team members on changes in stability or acuity.
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Delivered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections, monitoring responses to catch and address new concerns.
  • Provided didactic and clinical instructions to orient new nurses and potential student nurses to achieve training outcomes.
  • Managed care from admission to discharge, including patient assessments, care planning, health educations and discharging support to provide comprehensive care to over [Number] patients daily.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare personnel to meet patients' personal, physical, psychological and cognitive needs.
  • Documented patient information obtained from interviews concerning symptoms, medications and prior treatment.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Partnered with physicians, social workers, activity therapists, nutritionists and case managers to develop and implement individualized care plans and documented all patient interactions and interventions in electronic charting systems.
  • Conferred with physicians to discuss diagnoses and devise well-coordinated treatment approaches.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Cared for patients in [Number]-bed unit, supporting fellow nurses in delivering outstanding treatment to patients.
  • Implemented interventions, including medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
  • Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, including treatment, medications and IVs administered, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
  • Delivered high level of quality care to diverse populations while overseeing patient admission and triaging based on acuity and appropriate department admission.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
  • Observed and reported patient condition, progress and medication side effects to accurately document updates.
Sioux City Community School District - Substitute School Nurse
Sioux City, IA, 09/2008 - 09/2019
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions and communicated concerns to supervising [Job title].
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Delivered oral medications, intramuscular injections and IV fluids to mitigate or resolve patient symptoms.
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Applied nursing expertise to meet needs of [Type] patients in challenging [Type] environment.
  • Conducted ongoing monitoring and evaluations of behaviors and conditions, and updated clinical supervisors with current information.
  • Observed and documented patient factors such as diets, physical activity levels and behaviors to understand conditions and effectively modify treatment plans.
  • Adhered to strict safety measures by carefully determining proper dosages before administering medications.
  • Educated patients, families and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management and lifestyle options.
  • Delivered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections, monitoring responses to catch and address new concerns.
  • Organized and managed care of patients undergoing various therapies and procedures, including [Type] and [Type] procedures.
  • Implemented care plans for patient treatment after assessing physician medical regimens.
  • Followed all personal and health data procedures to effectively comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Strengthened training and nursing knowledge by taking part in continuing education programs and [Type] workshops.
  • Updated patient charts using [Software] with data such as medications to keep records current and support accurate treatments.
City Of Wauwatosa - Health Officer
Wauwatosa, WI, 06/2015 - 06/2015
  • Delivered oral medications, intramuscular injections and IV fluids to mitigate or resolve patient symptoms.
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure and recorded in electronic medical records.
  • Responded to patient requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
  • Provided basic patient care and treatment, such as administering [Type] tests, taking temperature and blood pressure and dressing wounds.
  • Helped patients complete day-to-day tasks, including bathing, dressing and eating.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions.
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions and communicated concerns to supervising [Job title].

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School Attended

  • Western Michigan University
  • Portland High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse
  • Substitute School Nurse
  • Health Officer

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • High School Diploma

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