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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary

Compassionate Registered Nurse with over 6 years of experience in offering comprehensive patient care in outpatient clinic environments. Works well with a diverse patient population and foster trusting relationships to improve outcomes. Efficiently coordinate with healthcare professionals to advance patient care. I am a military spouse currently living in Washington DC, however will be locating to Southern California in August.

Skills
  • Wound care including wound vacs
  • High level of autonomy
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Care Coordination
  • Medical Recordkeeping
  • Critical Thinking
  • Clear Patient Communication
  • Attention to Detail
  • Compassionate and Caring
  • Microsoft Office
  • Surgical Assistance
Work History
01/2020 to Current Registered Nurse, Vascular Surgery Department Sunrise Senior Living | Wheaton, IL,
  • Documented patient information obtained from interviews concerning symptoms, medications and prior treatment.
  • Observed and reported patient condition, progress and medication side effects to accurately document updates.
  • Performed bedside wound care including application and changing of wound vacs.
  • Conferred with physicians to discuss diagnoses and devise well-coordinated treatment approaches.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures, and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Contributed substantially to successful department JCAHO accreditation by consistently operating to highest standards of care.
  • Managed patients recovering from medical or surgical procedures, including facilitating wound care, ostomy care, pressure ulcer prevention and pain management.
  • Taught patients how to improve lifestyle choices, dramatically reducing chance of symptom reoccurrence.
  • Updated patient charts using Allscripts with data such as medications to keep records current and support accurate treatments.
  • Advised patients and caregivers of proper wound management, discharge plan objectives, safe medication use and disease management.
  • Equipped patients with tools and knowledge needed for speedy and sustained recovery.
  • Educated patients, families, and caregivers on diagnosis and prognosis, treatment options, disease process and management, and lifestyle options.
  • Prepared patients for surgery, educating patients and family members on surgical procedures such as Dialysis Access, Vascular Bypass Surgery, Carotid Endarterectomy, Angiograms, and Leg Amputation.
  • Organized and managed care of patients undergoing various therapies and procedures, including vascular procedures.
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Informed patients and families of effective treatment options and at-home care strategies, enhancing long-term outcomes.
  • Evaluated healthcare needs, goals for treatment, and available resources of each patient and connected to optimal providers and care.
10/2018 to 01/2020 Registered Nurse Davita | Niagara Falls, NY,
  • Observed and reported patient condition, progress and medication side effects to accurately document updates.
  • Documented patient information obtained from interviews concerning symptoms, medications and prior treatment.
  • Conferred with physicians to discuss diagnoses and devise well-coordinated treatment approaches.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Evaluated healthcare needs, goals for treatment and available resources of each patient and connected to optimal providers and care.
  • Contributed substantially to successful department JCAHO accreditation by consistently operating to highest standards of care.
  • Administered medications and treatment to patients and monitored responses while working with healthcare teams to adjust care plans.
  • Kept optimal supply levels in treatment rooms, triage and other areas to meet typical patient loads.
  • Performed triage on all incoming patients and determined severity of injuries and illnesses.
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Gathered lab specimens, ordered testing and interpreted results to diagnose patients.
  • Provided direct patient care, stabilized patients and determined next course of action.
  • Delivered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections, monitoring responses to address new concerns.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared for lab testing.
07/2015 to 08/2018 Licensed Practical Nurse Concentra | Schiller Park, IL,
  • Input medical histories, symptoms, and vital statistics as part of the intake process.
  • Triaged patient issues to maximize efficiency.
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures.
  • Liaised between patients and physicians to ensure patient comprehension of treatment plans.
  • Assessed need for, ordered, obtained and interpreted appropriate lab tests.
  • Performed basic physical assessments of newborns and infants.
  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.
  • Performed vitals/glucose testing and assisted in administering injections and urinalysis.
  • Interpreted and communicated new or revised policies to staff.
  • Interviewed patients to obtain medical information, weight and height measurements and vital signs.
  • Assessed patients and documented their medical histories.
  • Assisted in resolving and satisfying client requests and internal operational issues.
  • Facilitated timely check-in by greeting visitors and establishing the purpose of their visit.
  • Routinely retracted patient throat cultures and prepared for lab submission.
  • Provided patient education.
  • Reviewed and sent medical records to other physicians upon request.
  • Ensured each medical room was properly stocked with an adequate supply of medications and supplies.
  • Scheduled appointments for doctor visits and procedures using desktop calendar software.
  • Aided with prescription refill requests.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared them for lab testing.
2011 to 05/2014 Medical Office Assistant Valley Laparoscopic Surgical Associates | City, STATE,
  • Maintained privacy of patients’ information.
  • Pulled charts and prepared them for nurses and doctors assessment.
  • Scheduled appointments for doctor visits and procedures using desktop calendar software.
  • Adhered to strict HIPAA guidelines at all times according to company policy.
  • Reviewed and sent medical records to other physicians upon request.
  • Greeted each patient pleasantly and provided the desk sheet for sign-in.
  • Received, recorded and filed medical payments by check, cash and credit card.
  • Accurately collected personal, billing and medical details for 90 patients per day.
  • Aided with prescription refill requests.
  • Ensured each medical room was properly stocked with an adequate supply of medications and supplies.
  • Scheduled, rescheduled and handled cancelled appointments for patients.
  • Interviewed patients to obtain medical information, weight and height measurements and vital signs.
  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.
  • Accurately recorded and reported test results according to established procedures.
Education
Expected in 02/2022 Bachelor of Science | American Sentinel University, Aurora, CO GPA:
Expected in 2018 Associate of Science | Nursing Lincoln University, Jefferson City, MO, GPA:
Accomplishments

Received Everyday Heroes Award in May 2016.

Certifications
  • BLS/CPR certified through American Heart Association
  • Registered Nurse in Missouri, License number 2018030457
  • Registered Nurse in Washington, DC License number RN1056571

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  • American Sentinel University
  • Lincoln University

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