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Jessica Claire
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Summary

I completed Emergency Medical Technician III training. Volunteered with The Red Cross in a hospital setting and volunteered for North Pole Fire and Ambulance Department. I have worked as a Nurse's Aide, Home Health Aide, at numerous restaurants, an office, a library, and babysitting.

Dedicated Rehabilitation Registered Staff Nurse with more than 17 years of experience caring for patients. Well-versed in Joint Commission standards and typical hospital procedures focused on maximizing patient safety and maintaining strict cost controls. Highly organized and proactive in managing patient needs.

Hardworking Rehabilitation Staff Registered Nurse well-versed in Acute Rehabilitation. Treats patients ages 17 years and older and specializes in delivering effective quality nursing care. Performs in stressful and crisis situations and interprets and applies policies and procedures with good judgment.

Committed Registered Nurse with over 22 years of experience and devotion to optimal behavioral and medical support. Caring and hardworking with desire to positively impact patients and families with expert, compassionate care.

Compassionate Staff Registered Nurse accustomed to treating diverse patient needs while managing dynamic conditions. Offering excellent clinical knowledge and judgment combined with strong documentation, vitals monitoring and problem-solving abilities. Well-versed in managing emergent cases with grace and efficiency.

Caring, hardworking and service-oriented Registered Nurse with more than 17 years of Rehabilitation Registered Staff Nurse experience. Well-versed in offering evidence-based, therapeutic care for patients dealing with physical and mental illnesses and disorders. Collaborative and motivational leader with expertise in training new nursing staff while providing top-notch service to acute rehabilitation patient populations.

Experienced nursing professional bringing demonstrated clinical expertise, leadership skills and technical knowledge. Proficient in updating charts, monitoring medications and working with multidisciplinary teams to optimize patient care. Quality-driven and efficient with strong interpersonal abilities.

Skills
  • Medication: PO, G-tube, Nasogastric tube, injection and IV administration
  • Intake and discharge
  • Staff Development and Precepting
  • Wound care
  • Colostomy care familiarity
  • Body mechanics knowledge
  • Broad medical terminology knowledge
  • Computerized charting specialist
  • IV drug therapy management
  • Medication administration expert
  • Acute Rehabilitative care
  • Diabetes management
  • Geriatric treatment knowledge
  • Conflict resolution
  • Diagnostic tools experience
Experience
12/2003 to Current
Rehabilitation Staff Nurse The Rehabilitation Institute Of St. Louis City, STATE,
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • Immunized patients against influenza and pneumonia to protect vulnerable populations from serious illnesses.
  • Monitored and educated nursing students and externs on proper care procedures and prioritization strategies.
  • Evaluated patients to develop and update treatment plans while anticipating day-to-day needs.
  • Advised, coached and mentored experienced and student nurses on medical issues, crisis management and appropriate nursing interventions.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care to deliver comprehensive services.
  • Treated patients with strokes, head traumas, comas and intracranial hematomas.
  • Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in electronic medical records.
  • Developed care plans complete with effective nursing measures to improve patients' mental and physical health.
  • Developed and adapted individualized treatment plans according to patient recovery goals.
  • Treated patients by administering various types of medications and therapies.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Facilitated transition to home care by providing patients with continued care information and discharge instructions.
  • Promoted healthy lifestyle choices to reduce re-emergence of painful or dangerous symptoms.
10/2007 to 09/2020
Rehabilitation Staff Nurse Anderson Hospital City, STATE,
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Treated patients by administering various types of medications and therapies.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Developed and adapted individualized treatment plans according to patient recovery goals.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Evaluated patients to develop and update treatment plans while anticipating day-to-day needs.
  • Promoted healthy lifestyle choices to reduce re-emergence of painful or dangerous symptoms.
  • Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in electronic medical records.
  • Immunized patients against influenza and pneumonia to protect vulnerable populations from serious illnesses.
  • Facilitated transition to home care by providing patients with continued care information and discharge instructions.
  • Treated patients with strokes, head traumas, comas and intracranial hematomas.
  • Developed care plans complete with effective nursing measures to improve patients' mental and physical health.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care to deliver comprehensive services.
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • Advised, coached and mentored experienced and student nurses on medical issues, crisis management and appropriate nursing interventions.
  • Monitored and educated nursing students and externs on proper care procedures and prioritization strategies.
05/2001 to 11/2003
Internal Medicine Physician Office Nurse Manager Dr. MC Atee, J. F. City, STATE,
  • Counseled patients on health maintenance through lifestyle modifications and medications.
  • Provided long-term, comprehensive medical care for patients.
  • Maintained strict patient privacy and confidential patient information, taking care to meet all HIPAA guidelines and statues for data security.
  • Maintained HIPAA compliance across all patient data-handling, systems and training.
  • Examined patients and recorded medical histories to use in health assessments and help determine conditions.
  • Collaborated with [Number] employees in [Facility type].
  • Educated patients about chronic illnesses and recently diagnosed conditions.
  • Followed regulations and [Type] facility rules.
  • Implemented treatment plans for disorders involving internal body systems, including heart disease, hypertension and diabetes.
  • Referred patients to outside specialists or hospital admission for more advanced care.
  • Kept abreast of advances in medicine, computerized diagnostic and treatment equipment, data processing technology, imaging advances, government regulations, health insurance changes and financing options.
  • Reviewed patient vitals, current complaints and case details to fully understand symptoms and accurately assess conditions.
01/1998 to 05/2001
Internal Medicine Physician Office Nurse Dr. Kopijas, T. City, STATE,
  • Counseled patients on health maintenance through lifestyle modifications and medications.
  • Educated patients about chronic illnesses and recently diagnosed conditions.
  • Implemented treatment plans for disorders involving internal body systems, including heart disease, hypertension and diabetes.
  • Kept abreast of advances in medicine, computerized diagnostic and treatment equipment, data processing technology, imaging advances, government regulations, health insurance changes and financing options.
  • Reviewed patient vitals, current complaints and case details to fully understand symptoms and accurately assess conditions.
  • Maintained strict patient privacy and confidential patient information, taking care to meet all HIPAA guidelines and statues for data security.
  • Maintained HIPAA compliance across all patient data-handling, systems and training.
  • Collaborated closely with fellow medical team members, including [Job title]s to share knowledge and discuss best courses for treatment.
  • Evaluated nursing notes to confirm accuracy of care provided and patient responses.
  • Examined patients and recorded medical histories to use in health assessments and help determine conditions.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/1997 to to
Bachelor of Science: Nursing
University Of Birmingham Tuscaloosa School Of Nursing - Birmingham , AL
GPA:
  • Sigma Theta Tau [Honor's Society Name] Member
Expected in 05/1994 to to
Associate of Science: Nursing Prerequisites
Yuba College - Yuba City, CA
GPA:

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School Attended

  • University Of Birmingham Tuscaloosa School Of Nursing
  • Yuba College

Job Titles Held:

  • Rehabilitation Staff Nurse
  • Rehabilitation Staff Nurse
  • Internal Medicine Physician Office Nurse Manager
  • Internal Medicine Physician Office Nurse

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science

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