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Jessica Claire
  • , , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Skills & Talents
  • Consistently direct, coordinate, and evaluate the effectiveness of nursing care for patients in multiple situations to include those undergoing surgical procedures, post-anesthesia care, labor, delivery, post-partum, and newborn care.
  • Coordinate nursing care activities for the labor and delivery unit, providing administrative and technical guidance to fellow nursing personnel and make frequent rounds/checks to evaluate quality of care.
  • As charge nurse, facilitate complaints/concerns of patients, family, staff, and any other problems that may affect the quality of patient care, efficiency, or staff safety, and take immediate action to resolve or refer to a higher authority.
  • Prepare required reports for leadership to include information regarding special interest patients, status of patients on the unit, patients in critical condition, and staffing numbers.
  • Troubleshoot and find solutions when patient census is high and/or scheduled staffing is low.
  • Assign work based on priority of needs, staff, assets, and technical knowledge and ensure the qualifications and capabilities of the staff members are appropriate for their assignment.
  • Consistently work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to plan and provide the best course of care for each patient.
  • Perform chart audits monthly to assess for regulatory compliance of documentation and practices.
  • Develop, recommend, monitor, and advise on policies in a multidisciplinary setting at Carl R Darnall Army Medical Center.
Professional Summary
  • Assisted in execution of Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center’s Annual Baby Expo for the last two years to include coordination of 50+ vendor logistics and education content provisions.
  • Participates in Root Cause Analysis to identify and address the root cause of circumstances that resulted in patient harm and/or undesired outcomes in order to improve patient safety.
  • Chosen by unit leaders as a designated charge nurse for the Labor and Delivery unit.
Work History
Registered Nurse Labor & Delivery, 09/2013 to Current
Onward HealthcareLakewood, WA,
  • Provide care for high-risk patients in triage, antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum.
  • Safely and efficiently perform duties within my scope of practice and utilize critical thinking skills necessary for safe and effective care of patients’ and family members.
  • Regularly function as charge nurse of a high-risk labor and delivery unit with eight labor/delivery rooms, six triage beds, three antepartum rooms, and two operating rooms.
  • Provide complete newborn care including stabilization and basic well newborn care.
  • Circulate in operating room during cesarean sections and other procedures as well as post anesthesia care unit (PACU) recovery of patients after surgery.
  • Provide education to patients on signs of labor, symptoms/events that cause concern, signs of postpartum hemorrhage, newborn care, and breastfeeding.
  • Educate and update patients on their plan of care as well as serves as patient advocate during their inpatient stay/outpatient visit.
  • Monitor fetal well-being by interpreting fetal heart rate tracing and act quickly when patients’ health status or fetal well-being is compromised.
  • Start IV’s, draw labs, and assist providers with procedures such as placing internal monitors and epidurals.
  • Provide nursing interventions, including administering prescribed high-risk medications to include labor induction agents, magnesium sulfate, insulin, and antihypertensives.
  • Skilled in administering intravenous fluids, blood, and blood products, as well as pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions for pain.
Registered Nurse, 06/2012 to 07/2013
Clearway Pain Solutions InstituteOwings Mills, MD,
  • Develop and present patient education and health promotion classes, health fairs, pamphlets, and handouts for use in community-based education.
  • Consistently work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to plan and provide the best course of care for each patient.
  • Assist patients with medication refills, referrals, lab results, etc. through telephone consult and face to face interaction.
  • Perform procedures such as EKG’s, dressing changes, suture removal, injections, and starting IV’s.
  • Refer patients to various military related services.
  • Perform procedures on pediatric patients.
  • Work directly with Tricare Insurance services to coordinate care with host nation providers.
  • Administer immunizations to patients of all ages.
  • Responsible for telephone and face to face triage with guidance from providers.
  • Maintain open communication with all members of the healthcare team to include provider, patient liaison, and case management nurse.
  • Educate clinic medics on how to perform procedures such as starting IV’s, giving injections, suture removal, and dressing changes.
Registered Nurse Labor & Delivery, 02/2010 to 07/2011
Onward HealthcareLittle Rock, AR,
  • Provide care for high-risk patients in the triage, antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum phases.
  • Safely and efficiently perform duties within my scope of practice and utilize critical thinking skills necessary for safe and effective care of patients’ and family members.
  • Regularly function as charge nurse of a high-risk labor and delivery unit with eight labor/delivery rooms, six triage beds, three antepartum rooms, and two operating rooms.
  • Provide complete newborn care including stabilization and basic well newborn care.
  • Circulate in the operating room during cesarean sections and other procedures as well as post anesthesia care unit (PACU) recovery of the patient after surgery.
  • Provide education to patients on signs of labor, symptoms/events that cause concern, signs of postpartum hemorrhage, newborn care, and breastfeeding.
  • Educate and update patients on their plan of care as well as serves as a patient advocate during their inpatient stay/outpatient visit.
  • Monitor fetal well-being by interpreting fetal heart rate tracing and act quickly when patients’ health status or fetal well-being is compromised.
  • Start IV’s, draw labs, and assist providers with procedures such as placing internal monitors and epidurals.
  • Provide nursing interventions, including administering prescribed high-risk medications to include labor induction agents, magnesium sulfate, insulin, and antihypertensives.
  • Skilled in administering intravenous fluids, blood, and blood products, as well as pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions for pain.
Education
Doctor of Nursing Practice: Nursing, Expected in 12/2022
Baylor University: Louise Herrington School of Nursing - Waco, TX,
GPA:

GPA: 3.21/4.0

Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 01/2013
Grand Canyon University - , AZ
GPA:

GPA: 3.97/4.0

Associate of Applied Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/2009
Central Texas College - Killeen, TX
GPA:

GPA: 3.25/4.0

Affiliations

RN license; State of Texas; Obtained Nov 2009 - ECO Instructor; The American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists - NRP Provider; American Academy of Pediatrics - BLS for Healthcare Provider; American Heart Association - S.T.A.B.L.E. Certification

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School Attended
  • Baylor University: Louise Herrington School of Nursing
  • Grand Canyon University
  • Central Texas College
Job Titles Held:
  • Registered Nurse Labor & Delivery
  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse Labor & Delivery
Degrees
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Applied Science