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Jessica Claire
  • , , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Summary

Caring, hardworking and patient-oriented Registered Nurse with more than 25 years of mental health and substance abuse experience. Well-versed in offering evidence-based, therapeutic care for patients dealing with mental health and substance abuse disorders.

Skills
  • Patient monitoring
  • Medication administration
  • Medical screening
  • Mental Health screening
  • Substance abuse screening
  • Broad medical terminology knowledge
  • Certified in CPR and First Aide
  • Direct and Indirect Patient Care
  • Psychiatric and Substance Abuse care
  • Triaging patient concerns
  • Nursing Plan Development and Modificatio
  • Culturally sensitive
  • Taking vitals
  • Family and patient support
  • Follow-up calls
  • Inpatient and outpatient care
  • Patient discharging
  • Managing personal care
  • Community advocate
  • Patient education and counseling
  • Home visits for psychiatric and substance abuse patients
  • Setting appointments
Experience
Registered Nurse, Mental Health/Substance Abuse, 01/2012 - Current
Oak Street Health Jennings, MO,
  • Kept up to date case histories of patients.
  • Provided first-aid prehospital treatment to injured people
  • Obtained urine samples for analysis.
  • Routinely obtained vitals
  • Advised and informed patients about drug interactions, secondary effects and doses.
  • Monitored and reported achieved and non achieved treatment goals to physician.
  • Collaborated with physician and clinical staff to plan complete patient treatment.
  • Collaborated with medical providers to coordinate care
  • Collaborated with pharmacies
  • Administered IM injectables
  • Completed prior authorization request for patients to obtain medications with coverage from insurance
  • Completed AIMS testing
  • Completed nursing assessments
  • Completed clinical opiate withdrawal scale assessment
  • Maintained inventory of medications on hand
Registered Nurse, Assertive Community Treatment , 07/2006 - 01/2012
Easter Seals UCP North Carolina & Virginia City, STATE,
  • Analyzed patients' mental abilities and examined medical reports to establish treatment and achievable rehabilitation objectives.
  • Provided home and community based treatment
  • Advised and informed patients of drug interactions, secondary effects and doses.
  • Monitored and reported achieved and non achieved treatment goals to physician.
  • Collaborated with physician and team members to plan complete patient treatment.
  • Worked with families, client, and team to design and implement treatment for adults with mental health and substance abuse diagnosis.
  • Collaborated with priJessica care provider to ensure coordination of care
  • Collaborated with pharmacy
  • Provided on-call crisis when needed
  • Completed nursing assessments
Registered Nurse,MentalHealth, 12/1997 - 01/2006
Crossroads Behavioral Health/TeleCare/Triumph City, STATE,

My employer changed from Crossroads Behavioral Health to Telecare and then Triumph due to state reform. My position did not change. I had the exact same job with the same people and even in the same building.

  • Kept up to date case histories of patients.
  • Provided first-aid prehospital treatment to injured people
  • Obtained urine samples for analysis.
  • Routinely obtained vitals
  • Advised and informed patients about drug interactions, secondary effects and doses.
  • Monitored and reported achieved and non achieved treatment goals to physician.
  • Collaborated with physician and clinical staff to plan complete patient treatment.
  • Collaborated with medical providers to coordinate care
  • Collaborated with pharmacies
  • Administered IM injectables
  • Completed prior authorization request for patients to obtain medications with coverage from insurance
  • Completed AIMS testing
  • Completed nursing assessments
  • Maintained inventory of medications on hand
  • Completed patient assistance applications to assist non-insured patients in obtaining medications
Registered Nurse, 05/1995 - 12/1997
Twin County Regional Hospital City, STATE,
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Promoted healthy lifestyle choices to reduce re-emergence of painful or dangerous symptoms.
  • Boosted patient outcomes by prioritizing nursing tasks and assignments and accurately reporting on each patient's status.
  • Oversaw patient admission and discharge processes to coordinate efficient movements and related paperwork.
  • Consistently assessed and evaluated patients' health needs by coordinating across medical disciplines to create, implement and modify personalized care plans.
  • Participated in hospital-wide initiatives and committees to improve patient care, satisfaction and safety.
  • Treated patients using pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment modalities to address various disorders, diseases and injuries.
  • Delivered direct patient care, including stabilizing patients and identifying treatment options.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Assessed patients' response to treatment and suggested ways to combat side effects.
Education and Training
Associate of Applied Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/1995
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Wytheville Community College - Wytheville, VA
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School Attended

  • Wytheville Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse, Mental Health/Substance Abuse
  • Registered Nurse, Assertive Community Treatment
  • Registered Nurse,MentalHealth
  • Registered Nurse

Degrees

  • Associate of Applied Science

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