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Jessica Claire
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Summary

Dedicated nurse with over 11 years of expertise in treating patients with transplant, trauma, and post-surgical conditions. Certified in critical care and trauma.

Skills
  • Patient Care
  • Patient Monitoring
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Managing high acuity patients
  • Patient care planning
  • Tracheostomy care
  • Endotracheal tube care
  • Gastrostomy tube care
  • IV drug therapy management
  • Monitoring vital signs
  • Administering medications
  • Palliative and Pain Management
  • Treatment of trauma, transplant, and general surgery patients
  • Monitoring intracranial pressures
  • Maintaining external ventricular drains
  • Invasive hemodynamic monitoring
  • Maintaining nx stage
  • Utilizing the rapid transfuser
  • Drawing labs
  • Precepting new nurses
  • Relief lead
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/2009
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Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing And Allied Health - Omaha, NE
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Experience
Registered Nurse, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, 01/2012 to Current
Emory Johns Creek, GA,
  • Collaborate with physicians and other medical team members to provide optimum levels of care to critically ill patients in an Academic, Level I Trauma Center.
  • 20-bed adult intensive care unit then made to 12-bed surgical intensive care unit with specialty of trauma, medical and liver transplant patients.
  • Continuous monitoring of respiratory status, hemodynamic stability, vital signs, and all other body systems.
  • Continual communication with members of the medical team to address any changes in patient’s status.
  • Responsible for carrying out orders while maintaining the highest standards of safety for patient and team members.
  • Maintained composure at times of high stress and emotion to keep family members and patients informed of procedures and help them better understand their loved one’s care and situation.
  • New employee preceptor.
  • Relief lead nurse – manage staffing, acuity, and management of nurses for night shift.
  • Administered medications, administered blood products, documented patient conditions, ran nx stage, infused multiple blood pressure and sedation medications, assisted in running codes and rrts, and monitored multiple patient devices.
  • Designed strategies to resolve nursing and patient satisfaction issues, improve response and patient care quality and propose plans to enhance quality and safety initiatives hospital-wide.
  • Improved patient outcomes and quality of care by determining and suggesting changes to processes.
  • Participated in hospital-wide initiatives and committees to improve patient care, satisfaction and safety.
Registered Nurse, ICU, 10/2014 to 12/2015
Genesis Health Group De Witt, IA,
  • Cared for various patient conditions.
  • Coordinated and managed care for patients undergoing myocardial infarction screening and anticoagulation therapies.
  • Delivered care to two to six patients per day, including coordinating and evaluating interdisciplinary care.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Delivered direct patient care, including stabilizing patients and identifying treatment options.
  • Practiced flexibility by starting the shift at one one hospital and then being sent to another mid shift.
  • Floated between the five different CHI hospitals.
Registered Nurse, 09/2011 to 09/2013
Optimal Home Care, Inc. Denver, CO,
  • Cared for residents recovering from various surgical procedures and provided personalized daily assistance.
  • Cared for residents with chronic illnesses.
  • Monitored and recorded residents’ conditions, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to residents and monitored responses.
  • Gained time management skills amount the residents.
Registered Nurse, Solid Organ Transplant Unit, 07/2009 to 01/2012
Nebraska Medicine City, STATE,
  • Delivered care to four to five patients per day, including coordinating and evaluating interdisciplinary care.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care to deliver comprehensive services.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Delivered direct patient care, including stabilizing patients and identifying treatment options.
  • Delivered high-quality nursing care to patients on 48-bed medical-surgical unit with emphasis on organ transplant- including liver, kidney, small bowel, and pancreas.
  • Provided leadership to staff while being a relief lead.
Certifications
  • Critical Care Registred Nurse Certification (02/2016-current)
  • Trauma Certifed Registered Nurse Certification (08/2018-current)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification (01/2020- current)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification (09/2019-current)
Honors and Recognition
  • Outstanding Preceptor Award Nominee (1/2020)
  • Carol M. Wilson Qualtity in Nursing Award Nominee (3/2017)
  • Nursing Preceptor Award (2/2017)
  • March of Dimes- Nurse of the Year (11/2016)
  • Positive Image of Nursing (4/2016)
  • Spirit of Nurses Award Nominee (3/2016, 3/2014)
  • SICU Extraordinary Nurse (5/2015)
  • Preceptor Recognition Certification (5/2014)
  • The Daisy Award (11/2012)
  • AICU Pride Wall (2012)
Committees
  • Scheduler (2017-current)
  • Interview Committee (2017-current)
  • Morale Committee (2012-2019)
  • UBC Advisor (2016-2017)
  • UBC Chair (2015-2016)
  • Practice Council (2015-2016)
  • UBC Representative (2013-2015)

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School Attended
  • Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing And Allied Health
Job Titles Held:
  • Registered Nurse, Surgical Intensive Care Unit
  • Registered Nurse, ICU
  • Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse, Solid Organ Transplant Unit
Degrees
  • Bachelor of Science

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