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Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Dedicated and professional Registered Respiratory Therapist with extensive experience working with the adult population seeking a reputable and growing Medical Facility that provides exceptional health products and services. I am also seeking a medical facility that will allow me to apply my exceptional communication, critical thinking, problem-solving, leadership, and organizational skills to enhance the overall patient experience and facility operations.

I have obtained three years of experience which allows me to quickly act on, and recognize pulmonary issues. I am Highly skilled in treatment of chronic conditions such as COPD, asthma and bronchitis. I Possess Excellent data analysis and patient evaluation skills.

Skills
  • Patient education
  • Respiratory equipment setup
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Ventilator management
  • Arterial blood Gas analysis, sampling, and interpretation
  • Organization and Time Management
Work History
12/2020 to 12/2021
Registered Respiratory Therapist Einstein Healthcare Network Philadelphia, PA,
  • Worked at various medical facilities during COVID-19 crisis to mitigate overwhelming numbers of patients and provide backup to regular staff at given locations
  • Adhere to quarantine and PPE guidelines as required to combat the spread of the virus
  • Verified proper set-up of ventilators for both adult and pediatric patients.
  • Consistently responded within time limits to requests for respiratory assessments.
  • Coordinated with physicians and other care team members on care and treatments.
  • Responded to emergency codes and calls during off-hours and immediately initiated treatment.
  • Established respiratory care plans for patients suffering from cystic fibrosis, asthma and spontaneous pneumothoraxes.
05/2021 to 07/2021
Registered Respiratory Therapist Einstein Healthcare Network Philadelphia, PA,
  • Maintained proper oxygen titration levels of patients receiving ventilator support.
  • Worked with patients to administer aerosolized respiratory medications and chest percussion treatments to improve breathing.
  • Provided comprehensive care to improve and strengthen clients' respiratory functions.
  • Aided physicians with various procedures such as bronchoscopies, ventilator management and intubations.
  • Provided antibiotics, bronchodilators and anti-inflammatory medications with hand-held nebulizers, metered-dose inhalers and positive pressure equipment.
  • Provided emergency care to patients.
  • Assessed, diagnosed and treated breathing issues.
09/2020 to 12/2020
Registered Respiratory Therapist Einstein Healthcare Network Philadelphia, PA,
  • Interview and examine patients with breathing or cardiopulmonary disorders to locate irregularities and collaborate with other medical staff and physicians to create an effective treatment plan
  • Perform diagnostic tests, such as measuring lung capacity to determine current state of breathing organs
  • Treat patients by using a variety of methods, including chest physiotherapy and aerosol medications to improve breathing conditions on a long term basis
  • Monitor and record patients’ progress and document any changes for further review by other medical staff
  • Teach patients how to take medications and use equipment, such as ventilators to aid in treatment once outside of medical care
12/2019 to 09/2020
Respiratory Therapist American Medical Response Borger, TX,
  • Quickly and accurately responding to the changing needs of patients to effectively provide treatment to patients
  • Greet patients and visitors with a warm and friendly demeanor to create a professional, safe, and trusting environment
  • Documenting care by updating charts and records to keep all levels of medical staff informed on the patient’s condition and vitals
  • Accurately operating mechanical ventilators and other machines to aid in the recovery and or treatment of patients
  • Completing discharge planning by working with other members of the medical team to ensure recovery extends past the medical facility
01/2022 to Current
Registered Respiratory Therapist Einstein Healthcare Network Philadelphia, PA,
  • Maintained proper oxygen titration levels of patients receiving ventilator support.
  • Evaluated patient response to respiratory treatments and revised care plans accordingly.
  • Established respiratory care plans for patients suffering from cystic fibrosis, asthma and spontaneous pneumothoraxes.
  • Provided designated family members with updated information on progress and treatment of patients in critical care unit.
  • Verified proper set-up of ventilators for both adult and pediatric patients.
  • Coordinated with physicians and other care team members on care and treatments.
  • Monitored patient's physiological responses to therapy such as vital signs, arterial blood gases and blood chemistry changes.
  • Provided comprehensive care to improve and strengthen clients' respiratory functions.
  • Provided emergency care to patients.
  • Assessed, diagnosed and treated breathing issues.
  • Evaluated care policies using patient records and current research findings to develop better treatment.
Education
Expected in to to
Associates: Respiratory Therapy
Southern Crescent Technical College - Griffin, GA
GPA:
Expected in to to
Bachelor of science: Respiratory therapy
Middle Georgia State University - Macon, Ga
GPA:
Accomplishments


  • Customer Service Skills (5 years)
  • Laboratory Techniques such as creating dilutions, use of the microscope to determine cells and organisms, and carrying out a plethora of laboratory experiments
  • (8 years)
  • Management (3 years)
Certifications
  • RRT - Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • BLS (Basic Life Support) – AHA
  • ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support) – AHA
  • PALS (Pediatric advanced life support) – AHA
  • NRP (Neonatal Resuscitation Program) – AAP

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School Attended

  • Southern Crescent Technical College
  • Middle Georgia State University

Job Titles Held:

  • Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • Respiratory Therapist
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist

Degrees

  • Associates
  • Bachelor of science

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