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Jessica
Claire
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Summary

Registered Respiratory Therapist with over 20 years of experience with inpatient and outpatient therapeutic services. Adept at managing diverse conditions that include COPD, sleep apnea, congestive heart failure, asthma and Covid, Respiratory failure patient. Skilled in instructing patients and caregivers about the use and operation of respiratory equipment. Eager to contribute to the healthcare mission through effective and empathetic patient care.

Seasoned Respiratory Therapist with many years' experience in critical care settings. Highly skilled in patient assessments, blood gas analysis and interpretation, therapy administration and airway management.

Successful at implementing best practices to continuously advance respiratory therapy outcomes. Strong knowledge of critical care and mechanical ventilation management.

Skills
  • Patient care documentation
  • Care plan management
  • Equipment maintenance and troubleshooting
  • Patient and caregiver education
  • Medication administration
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Mechanical ventilation management
  • Blood gas analysis and interpretation
  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Cardiopulmonary monitoring

Experience
Mission Regional Medical Center - Registered Respiratory Therapist
San Dimas, CA, 05/2015 - 06/2015
  • Evaluated patients with deficiencies and abnormalities within cardiopulmonary system and made medical decisions based on assessments.
  • Performed bronchopulmonary drainage and assisted patients with breathing exercises.
  • Administered medication and ventilatory support, including maintenance and management of life support systems.
  • Provided airway management and tracheostomy care
  • Provided patient/family education for home therapy mechanical devices and maintenance.
  • Monitored residents’ physiological response to the therapies and suggest changes in modalities as warranted
  • Conduced in-service training of new hire on respiratory related topics
Wilson Memorial Hospital - Registered Respiratory Therapist Team Lead
Sidney, OH, 01/2004 - 12/2013
  • Evaluated patients with deficiencies and abnormalities within cardiopulmonary system and made medical decisions based on assessments.
  • Administered medication and ventilatory support, including maintenance and management of life support systems.
  • Assessed patient’s oxygenation, ventilation, and hemodynamic status through clinical observation, patient assessment, physiological monitoring
  • Conducted therapeutic and diagnostic procedures with use of respiratory care treatment methods and cardiopulmonary support equipments.
  • Adhered to all standards of excellence established for respiratory care and diagnostic services.
  • Conducted cardiopulmonary resuscitation and maintenance of airways.
  • Identified need for medical intervention by determining patient safety risks.
  • Interacted with patients, family members and physicians to coordinate and inform regarding patient care.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Defined strategies and created a plan to achieve ambitious operational objectives.
  • Kept team on track by assigning and supervising their activities and giving constructive feedback.
Aero Care Medical Transport/ Ambulance Services - Respiratory Therapist Transport Specialist
City, STATE, 01/1997 - 01/2004
  • Evaluated patients with deficiencies and abnormalities within cardiopulmonary system and made medical decisions based on assessments.
  • Provided Inter-facility transport services for mechanical ventilator and reach dependent patients that required transport from one medical facility to another.
  • Administered, monitored mechanical ventilation, made ventilator changes based on clinical assessment.
  • Managed, secured, and maintained patient patent airway during transportation and adequacy of ventilation
  • Prioritized and organized care with Aero Care RN prior to and during transport based on the patient acuity, time limitations and consultation with physicians in a timely manner
  • Assessed X-Rays and lab data accurately before transportation according to established guidelines.
  • Re-assessed and documented patient’s care needs frequently before and during transport.
Advocate Condell Medical Center - Registered Respiratory Therapist Adult Critical Ca
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  • Conducted bronchial hygiene and treatment procedures including aerosol therapies, chest physical therapy, and therapeutic gas administration,
  • Evaluated patients with deficiencies and abnormalities within cardiopulmonary system and made medical decisions based on assessments.
  • Administered medication and ventilatory support, including maintenance and management of life support systems.
  • Performed bronchopulmonary drainage and assisted patients with breathing exercises.
  • Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to patient care
  • Identified need for medical intervention by determining patient safety risks.
  • Conducted cardiopulmonary resuscitation and maintenance of airways.
  • Interacted with patients, family members and physicians to coordinate and inform regarding patient care.
Education and Training
National- Louis University Chicago, IL, Expected in Bachelor of Science : Healthcare Leadership - GPA :
Trinity Hospital And Olive Harvey College Chicago, IL, Expected in Associate of Applied Science : Respiratory Care - GPA :
Certifications
  • Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT)
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)
  • Licensed respiratory Therapist by Illinois Professional and Regulation board
  • PALS, BLS, ACL
  • Member of American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC)

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School Attended
  • National- Louis University
  • Trinity Hospital And Olive Harvey College
Job Titles Held:
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist Team Lead
  • Respiratory Therapist Transport Specialist
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist Adult Critical Ca
Degrees
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Applied Science

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