Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -

Registered Nurse with 5+ years experience in clinical settings providing nursing care to diverse populations.

  • Team leadership
  • Team liaison
  • Self-motivated
  • Organized
  • Patient and family advocacy
06/2018 to Current
Registered Nurse- Stepdown/SICU (Days) Hca Las Cruces, NM,
  • Close telemetry monitoring of post surgical patient and patients that are hemodynamiclly unstable
  • Responsible for identifying signs and symptoms of Cardiac or other life-threatening complications of post surgery/ disease process
  • Experienced in caring for patients with; tracheotomies, IV lines, Central lines, PICC lines, IV pumps, PCA pumps, Foley Catheters, Feeding tubes, NG-Tubes, Flap check monitoring, Neurology check monitoring, Pressure Ulcers, Surgical Collars
  • Deliver appropriated treatments such as; Inserting IV's, Blood transfusions, PICC line dressing changes, Tracheotomy Care, Ostomy Care, Bolus Tube feedings, Wound care dressings/treatments, titration of drips such as Heparin, anti-hypertensive agents, & PCA
  • Advocates for patients well being and safety, especially when patient/family is unable to advocate for the patient
  • Initiating RR/chest compressions when appropriate
  • Continuously educates both patient & caregivers and includes patient in daily care plan
  • Conducts discharge teaching for both patient and caregivers
05/2017 to 10/2019
OR Circulating Registered Nurse (Days) Lexington Plastic Surgeons City, STATE,
  • Pre-op, Intra-op and post op assessment
  • Document and verify patient's history and physical status, labs and medication usage
  • Assist surgeon with varies surgical procedures such as; Liposuction, Scar revision, Breast Augmentation, Chin implants, Wound debridement/Care, Umbilicus repair, Fat Graft, Skin Graft, Brow Lift, Face lift, Blepharoplasty, Hair transplant, Sedation procedures
  • Ensure Time-Out is performed
  • Maintain proper body mechanics of patients while on operating table throughout procedure to prevent injury
  • Track and keep record of sponges and all surgical instruments during surgery
  • Maintain sterility
  • Transfer patient to PACU safely
  • Monitor patient's condition continuously and document changes with in PACU
  • Ensure wound dressings & drains are secure
  • Ensure patient and caregivers receive discharge education on: pain medication usage, importance of completing antibiotic regimen, nutrition, dressing changes, drains, abnormal signs and symptoms and follow-up appointments
11/2014 to 06/2018
Registered Nurse- PM&R/ Medical- Surgical (Days) Mercy Medical Center City, STATE,
  • Perform total body assessments such as: Neurological, HEENT, Respiratory, Cardiovascular, Genitourinary, Gastrointestinal, Peripheral Vascular, Integumentary, Vital signs, Labs, etc throughout shift
  • Administer bedside procedures such as: wound dressings, peg tube feedings, measure blood glucose, bladder scans, I&D, blood transfusions, phlebotomy, apply and remove assistive devices such as cervical collars, thoracic braces, slings, corrective boots, and applying CPM machine with degree adjustments
  • Administer medication according to hospital policy and 6 rights
  • Initiate and complete daily necessary documentations such as; admission documentations, discharge documentations, care plans, patient education, incident reports, and progress notes
  • Participating in daily interdisciplinary meeting with Directors, Physicians, Physical therapist, Occupational therapist, Social worker, Dietitian, Chaplin and Nurse Management to discuss patient progress, plan of care and discharge plan
  • Assisting nurse's aides with daily patient care such as bathing, grooming, dressing, toileting, feedings and transfers
  • Coordinating and prepping patients for imagining test, OR procedures, dialysis treatments, palliative care, Oncology treatments, hyperbaric treatments, etc
  • Trained to utilize Epic software on a daily basis
  • Advocate for patients along with ensuring and maintaining safety precautions for all patients
01/2014 to 01/2016
OR Circulating Nurse Thomas P. Sterry MD PC City, STATE,
  • Pre-op, Intra-op and post op assessment (PACU)
  • Assist surgeon with varies surgical procedures such as; Liposuctions, Scar revision, Breast Augmentation, Chin implants, Abdominoplasty,
    Wound debridement/Care, Umbilicus repair, Fat Graft, Skin Graft, Brow Lift, Face lift, Blepharplasty, Sedation procedures, etc
  • Assist Anesthesiologist
  • Scrub in and assist Surgeon
Education and Training
Expected in 2015
Bachelor of Science: RN - BSN
Chamberlain College of Nursing - Chicago, IL
Expected in 2014
Associate of Science: Nursing
St. Paul's School of Nursing - Queens, NY
Expected in 2009
Bachelor of Arts: Political Science
Queens College - Queens, NY
Activities and Honors

Recipient of the "Florence Nightingale" Award

Nominated for "The Daisy" Award for Patient care Services

Registered Nurse in NY, License number #684304, 2014 Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse (CRRN) Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification

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  • Chamberlain College of Nursing
  • St. Paul's School of Nursing
  • Queens College

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  • Registered Nurse- Stepdown/SICU (Days)
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  • Associate of Science
  • Bachelor of Arts

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