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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Professional Summary

Compassionate, driven and experienced Registered Nurse with over nine years total of experience in offering comprehensive patient care in Long Term Care environments. Works well with diverse patient population and fosters trusting relationships to improve outcomes. Efficiently coordinates with healthcare professionals to advance patient care. Proven ability to lead staff on increasing and enhancing patient care by delivering direct and effective care. Committed to providing quality care to enhance patient and family satisfaction.

Skills
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Medication administration
  • Intravenous therapy
  • Chronic disease management
  • Skilled in conducting physical assessments
  • Broad medical terminology knowledge
  • Diabetes, stroke and palliative care
  • Wound care and ostomy car, Ng tube and trach care
  • Acute and rehabilitative
  • Patient teaching and communication
  • Care plan development and data entry
  • Chest pain and stroke management
  • HIPAA compliance
  • Lab result interpretation
  • Strong clinical judgment and quick to respond to medical emergencies
  • Multidisciplinary team collaboration
  • Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
  • Critical thinking, direct patient care and documentation
  • Patient-focused care
Education
Western Governors University Salt Lake City, UT Expected in 06/2020 Bachelors of Science Nursing : Registered Nurse - GPA :
Southeastern Louisiana University , Expected in General Studies For Bachelors : Nursing - GPA :
Pearl River Community College Poplarville, MS, Expected in 12/2016 Associate of Science : Nursing - GPA :
Northshore Technical Community College - Sullivan Bogalusa, LA, Expected in 05/2012 Licensed Practical Nurse : Nursing - GPA :
Certifications

CPR

Wound Care Certified

Work History
Hca - Registered Nurse Wound Care
Anchorage, AK, 12/2016 - Current
  • Collaborates well with the healthcare team, family and patient to implement interventions for wound healing and skin breakdown prevention
  • Provides knowledge for patients and caregivers on how to clean and dress wounds and how to prevent infections when discharging home
  • Implemented plans to prevent pressure ulcers and other wound developments
  • Provided post-surgery treatment and care for patients with ostomies and Negative pressure wound vac therapies
  • Evaluated employee skills and knowledge regularly, providing hands-on training and mentoring to new staff members on prevention of wounds
  • Communicated with patients, ensuring that medical information was kept private
  • Discussed medical histories with patients in effort to provide most effective medical advice
  • Fully assessed all patients on admission, documenting and initiating treatment of wounds or implementing prevention measures and evaluated patients to identify behavioral concerns and medically-relevant symptoms
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport
  • Monitored patient test results to effectively alert physicians of potentially unhealthy changes
  • Agreed to take on additional shifts and extra hours during busy periods and holidays to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment
  • Cared for clients with a variety of diagnoses
  • Administration of medications, Initiated and maintained intravenous therapies including midlines, picc lines and ports
Jefferson City Nursing And Rehabilitation Center, Llc - Licensed Practical Nurse
Jefferson City, MO, 07/2014 - 12/2016
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes
  • Assisted with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges
  • Applied interpersonal communication skills to comfort and counsel patients and families throughout care process
  • Administered of all medications including controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations and blood draws
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure, pulse, temperature and blood glucose levels
  • Minimized staff and patient infection risk by cleaning and disinfecting equipment instruments
  • Supported physicians during rounds
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures
Jefferson City Nursing And Rehabilitation Center, Llc - Licensed Practical Nurse
Jefferson City, MO, 05/2012 - 07/2014
  • Documented accurate and complete patient information to address patient problems and expected outcomes
  • Assisted with admissions, appointments, transfers and discharges
  • Applied interpersonal communication skills to comfort and counsel patients and families throughout care process
  • Administered of all medications including controlled narcotics, inserted IVs and performed catheterizations and blood draws
  • Managed patient care through closely monitoring respiration, blood pressure, pulse, temperature and blood glucose levels
  • Minimized staff and patient infection risk by cleaning and disinfecting equipment instruments
  • Supported physicians during rounds
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport
  • Cared for wounds, provided treatments and assisted with procedures
Augustana Care Corporation - Certified Nursing Assistant
Apple Valley, MN, 09/2010 - 07/2012
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment
  • Use of mobility devices and equipment to lift patients from chairs to beds, following all safety procedures to avoid injuries
  • Delivered individualized patient care by recording vital signs and documenting observations
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices

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School Attended

  • Western Governors University
  • Southeastern Louisiana University
  • Pearl River Community College
  • Northshore Technical Community College - Sullivan

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Nurse Wound Care
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Certified Nursing Assistant

Degrees

  • Bachelors of Science Nursing
  • General Studies For Bachelors
  • Associate of Science
  • Licensed Practical Nurse

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