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Jessica Claire
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Summary

Skilled Critical Care Float Pool Registered Nurse successful at applying nursing process to plan and implement quality patient care. Assesses and monitors patients to achieve optimal outcomes during critical recovery and care periods. Brings quality-focused and compassionate care approach.

Efficient Registered Nurse with 12 years of experience. Successful at providing fast and accurate assessments and working calmly under pressure. Collaborate well with doctors to maintain top-notch healthcare practices.

Driven Registered Nurse with 12 years of experience caring for patients within acute care setting. Smoothly deliver comprehensive patient care and delegate tasks according to patient needs and personnel skillsets. Dedicated to providing top quality care within multidisciplinary team environment.

Skills
  • Patient monitoring
  • Emotional awareness
  • Medication and IV administration
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
  • Palliative and Pain Management
  • Strong medical ethic
  • Body mechanics knowledge
  • Documenting vitals
  • Medical assessment
  • Gastrostomy tube care
  • Tracheostomy care
  • Electronic Health Records Management
  • Patient relations
  • Nursing Plan Development
  • Patient discharging
  • Flow sheet charting
  • IV drug therapy management
  • Infectious disease control
  • Diabetes management
  • Culturally-sensitive care
  • Vascular care understanding
  • Intake and discharge
  • Family and patient support
  • Patient education and counseling
  • Patient Care
  • Seizure management
  • Colostomy care familiarity
  • Critical care
Experience
10/2013 to Current
Registered Nurse, Float Pool Baptist Health South Florida Plantation, FL,
  • Coordinated and managed care for patients undergoing myocardial infarction screening and anticoagulation therapies.
  • Conducted post-op reviews, tracked patients' vitals and monitored fluids to reach optimal care targets.
  • Worked with management to identify and implement initiatives to increase nursing staff retention, morale and satisfaction.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions.
05/2001 to Current
Registered Nurse Cape Cod Healthcare Inc. Plymouth, MA,
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions.
  • Updated physicians on patient test results and assisted in developing care plans.
  • Performed blood and blood product transfusions and intravenous infusions to address patient symptoms or underlying causes.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Treated patients suffering from chronic and acute medical concerns, including asthma, seizure disorders and pneumonia.
  • Trained new RN hires and ancillary staff members to meet patient service goals, champion standards of care and improve patient overall satisfaction.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Oversaw patient admission and discharge processes to coordinate related paperwork.
  • Assisted patients with healing and recovery after surgery by closely monitoring and caring for wounds, answering questions and educating about continued care strategies.
  • Prioritized nursing tasks and assignments and accurately reported patient status.
  • Maintained personal and team compliance with medication administration standards and patient care best practices.
  • Collaborated with doctors to plan post-treatment home care and prevent return hospitalization.
  • Assessed patients in active drug and alcohol withdrawal and provided interventions to manage physical and psychological withdrawal symptoms.
  • Used feedback and clinical data to improve care quality and patient outcomes.
  • Facilitated patient flow during emergency situations, directing evacuations, admissions and transfers.
  • Worked with management to identify and implement initiatives to increase nursing staff retention, morale and satisfaction.
  • Conducted post-op reviews, tracked patients' vitals and monitored fluids to reach optimal care targets.
12/2009 to 12/2013
Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Unit Ardent Health Services Amarillo, TX,
  • Administered medications and treatments as directed and as appropriate for patient's medical care in collaboration with multi-disciplinary team.
  • Assessed and prepared patients for procedures, performing initial and ongoing patient assessments.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions.
  • Updated physicians on patient test results and assisted in developing care plans.
  • Performed blood and blood product transfusions and intravenous infusions to address patient symptoms or underlying causes.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
  • Documented nursing intervention and patient and family responses accurately and in compliance with hospital policies.
  • Observed patient's heart rate, blood pressure and respiration for signs of distress.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2009
Associate of Applied Science:
Kirkwood Community College - Cedar Rapids, IA
GPA:

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School Attended

  • Kirkwood Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse, Float Pool
  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Unit

Degrees

  • Associate of Applied Science

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