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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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  • resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary

Seasoned Respiratory Therapist with 11 years' experience in various healthcare 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. Proficient in all modalities of inpatient chronic care from pediatrics to geriatrics, as well experience on the ED trauma team. Extensive critical ICU experience, including weaning, rotoprone management, and COVID-19 treatment.

Skills
  • Respiratory equipment setup
  • Emergency Care
  • Critical Care
  • Patient education
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Diagnostic tools
  • Vents.-PB, Newport, LTV, Draegar, Biomed IC2A . Bipaps-V30,V60, Vision. High Flows-Aervo, Vapotherm, Metaneb
  • Medication Administration
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Patient Care
  • Treatment Planning
  • Airway Management
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Dosage calculation
  • Outpatient care
  • Spirometer reading
  • Physical assessments
Work History
Registered Respiratory Therapist, 08/2014 to 07/2020
Connecticut Children's Medical CenterPoughkeepsie, NY,
  • Verified proper set-up of ventilators for both adult and pediatric patients.
  • 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.
  • Consistently responded within time limits to requests for respiratory assessments.
  • Provided designated family members with updated information on progress and treatment of patients in critical care unit.
  • Coordinated with physicians and other care team members on care and treatments.
  • 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.
  • Documented therapies and diagnostic tests in patient electronic records for use by care team.
  • Aided physicians with various procedures, including bronchoscopies, ventilator management and intubations.
  • Routinely collaborated with department managers to correct problems and improve services.
  • Cooperated and communicated effectively with physicians to deliver client satisfaction and meet compliance with set standards.
  • Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of individuals participating in clinical trials.
  • Provided comprehensive care to improve and strengthen clients' respiratory functions.
  • Provided antibiotics, bronchodilators and anti-inflammatory medications using hand-held nebulizers, metered-dose inhalers and positive pressure equipment.
  • Developed system of staff communication, enabling quicker implementation of treatment plans and improved comprehensive patient care.
  • Delivered treatment for patients experiencing chronic and acute respiratory illnesses by conducting assessments and providing diagnoses.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
Registered Respiratory Therapist, 02/2013 to 03/2014
Connecticut Children's Medical CenterWestport, CT,
  • 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.
  • Consistently responded within time limits to requests for respiratory assessments.
  • Coordinated with physicians and other care team members on care and treatments.
  • Documented therapies and diagnostic tests in patient electronic records for use by care team.
  • Established respiratory care plans for patients suffering from cystic fibrosis, asthma and spontaneous pneumothoraxes.
  • Managed and operated mechanical ventilators and delivered airway management by performing [Task] and [Task].
  • Analyzed patient and family feedback to identify opportunities for staff recognition as well as areas for improvement.
  • Cooperated and communicated effectively with physicians to deliver client satisfaction and meet compliance with set standards.
  • Provided comprehensive care to improve and strengthen clients' respiratory functions.
  • Provided antibiotics, bronchodilators and anti-inflammatory medications using hand-held nebulizers, metered-dose inhalers and positive pressure equipment.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
Registered Respiratory Therapist, 07/2009 to 10/2020
Connecticut Children's Medical CenterHartford, CT,
  • 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 designated family members with updated information on progress and treatment of patients in critical care unit.
  • Coordinated with physicians and other care team members on care and treatments.
  • Evaluated patient response to respiratory treatments and revised care plans accordingly.
  • Monitored patient reactions to drugs and carefully documented progress of individuals participating in clinical trials.
  • Provided comprehensive care to improve and strengthen clients' respiratory functions.
  • Provided antibiotics, bronchodilators and anti-inflammatory medications using hand-held nebulizers, metered-dose inhalers and positive pressure equipment.
Uniformed Court Officer, 07/1988 to 09/2009
Unified Court SystemCity, STATE,
  • Maintained courtroom facilities, evidence and calendars.
  • Escorted jurors, visitors and prisoners in courtroom and in hidden areas.
  • Called court to order and announced judge entrances.
  • Patrolled court building and grounds and checked visitors and packages at entrances.
Education
Associate of Science: Respiratory Care, Expected in 05/2009
Nassau Community College - Garden City, NY
GPA:
Affiliations

NBRC, AARC

Certifications

BLS, ACKLS, PALS

Licensed to practice as a Registered Respiratory Therapist in NY, Fla. SC

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School Attended
  • Nassau Community College
Job Titles Held:
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist
  • Uniformed Court Officer
Degrees
  • Associate of Science

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