registered nurse diabetes educator resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

A retired versatile result driven Board Certified Registered Nurse with 40 + years comprehensive experience with patients, peers, and senior leadership. Recognized in the industry for inspiring team members to excel and be goal driven. An employee that is team oriented and reliable with expert health care knowledge, clear and written communication skills, and sound clinical judgment. As a seasoned professional I offer a friendly demeanor, positive attitude, patience, flexibility and technical abilities. My knowledge about record keeping, computer documentation, and multi-tasking . As a retired nurse, I am still a quality focused and efficiency driven employee choosing to JOIN YOUR TEAM.

  • Multi-line phone proficiency
  • Multidisciplinary team collaboration
  • Records Management
  • Confidentiality
  • Knowledgeable in construction safety
  • Community outreach
  • OSHA compliance
  • Interior and exterior renovation
  • Design and planning
  • Project design
  • Detail oriented
  • Team leadership
Work History
Registered Nurse/Diabetes Educator, 07/1981 - 11/1996
Tupelo Nursing And Rehabilitation Center, Llc Tupelo, MS,

Obtained an opportunity as a team leader and shift supervisor to work various clinical settings including medical surgical, geriatric, and mental health, diabetes, oncology/hospice, and nephrology.

Functioned as the Diabetes Educator to provide ongoing patient education, staff education, and community awareness presentations.

  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Audited charts daily and reviewed all clinical documents to verify accuracy and completeness, progress towards core measurable targets, and completion of health education.
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Informed patients and families of effective treatment options and at-home care strategies, enhancing long-term outcomes.
  • Daily provided patient education to 40+ patients and ongoing staff development.
  • Conferred with physicians to discuss treatment plans.
  • Addressed community outreach needs by hosting monthly radio and television programs on various health care topics.
Acute and Chronic Dialysis Registered Nurse , 01/1998 - 05/2017
Fresenius Kidney Care City, STATE,
  • Documented patient information accurately and efficiently.
  • Clearly and thoroughly explained diagnoses, treatment options and procedures to patients and loved ones and delivered exceptional service.
  • Collaborated with healthcare team for optimal patient treatment plans.
  • Improved efficiency of office management by answering multiple telephone lines, completing admission documents, and validating insurance information and ICD codes.
  • Completed required medical and program reports, and maintained medical records system to ensure accuracy for state and JACHO audits following standard operation procedures.
  • Developed a system and tracking tool to transition patients in and out of hospital for continuing plan of care to decrease repeat hospitalizations by 80%.
  • Supervised and provided care for dialysis patients including assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation of care to decrease hospitalization rates.
Registered Nurse Charge Nurse, 05/1998 - 05/2017
MediCorp Health System City, STATE,

Utilized my nursing skills working on the medical-surgical unit specializing in stroke, geriatrics, diabetes, nephrology, mental health, and oncology/end of life care. Telemetry and Stroke certified.

  • Informed patients and families of effective treatment options and at-home care strategies, enhancing long-term outcomes.
  • Advocated for patients by identifying insurance coverage, communicating care preferences to practitioners and verifying interventions to treatment goals.
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through completion, including facilitating wound care, ostomy care, pressure ulcer prevention, and pain management.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare personnel to meet patients personal, physical, psychological, and cognitive needs.
  • Provided direct patient care.
  • Lead teams in driving successful patient outcomes by prioritizing standard of care and best practice guidelines.
Registered Nurse Clinical Coordinator/Team Leader, 08/2017 - 10/2019
Davita Kidney Care City, STATE,
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation to completion.
  • Achieved Quality Indicator score of 100% multiple times adhering to the vision, values, and customer service philosophy.
  • Used electronic medical record to record all patient related data.
  • Oversaw and managed clinical support staff in patient care activities while maintaining a high level of staff morale and professionalism. Communicated with healthcare team members to plan, implement and enhance treatment strategies.
  • Evaluated up to 69 patients daily and delivered medications via oral, I V, and intramuscular injections, monitoring responses and/or reactions.
  • Educated patients to improve lifestyle choices and enhance long term outcomes.
  • Contributed to successful JACHO accreditation by consistently operating to highest standard of care.
  • Developed strategy to target nursing and patient satisfaction issues, improve response and patient care quality.
  • Upholds security and confidentiality of all data and documents.
Bachelor of Science: Bachelor of Nursing, Expected in 03/1993
Regents Excelsior College - Albany, NY,
Status -
Associate of Science: Nursing, Expected in 07/1981
North Central Technical College - Mansfield, OH,
Status -
Additional Information

Habitat for Humanity

I have had the opportunity to work with Habitat since 1975 in all aspects of building homes for those in need.

This included renovating existing structures to building new homes. Working closely with contractors I learned to frame, drywall, paint, set windows and doors and complete outdoor landscaping. Such a privilege to be involved in Habitat through the years.

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School Attended

  • Regents Excelsior College
  • North Central Technical College

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse/Diabetes Educator
  • Acute and Chronic Dialysis Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse Charge Nurse
  • Registered Nurse Clinical Coordinator/Team Leader


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science

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