• Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • H: (555) 432-1000
  • C:
  • Date of Birth:
  • India:
  • :
  • single:
Jessica Claire
Professional Summary

Respiratory Therapist with 25 years experience in health care. Strong patient advocate skilled in providing all aspects of Respiratory Care with strong clinical and people skills. Have Experience as a Clinical Manager with 8 years of management skills in creating and developing a Respiratory Department which included successful programs such as Community Health Fairs, Pulmonary Function Testing, Cardiac Stress Test with Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab, Smoking Cessation Classes which included budgeting and marketing these programs. Developed a COPD home visit program to access the needs of those patients needing education on use of oxygen, nebulizer treatments, CPAP and all aspects of Respiratory Care to improve quality of self care in the home.

Core Qualifications
  • Policy and program development
  • Clinical experience
  • Diagnostic tools experience
  • Treatment of Respiratory Patients
  • Strong medical ethic
  • Patient evaluation/intervention
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • Computerized charting
  • Problem resolution
  • Enthusiastic caregiver
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Prioritizing/managing deadlines
  • Organizational skills
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Extensive ER experience
  • Clinical training
  • Strong medical ethic
  • Computerized charting specialist
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
  • Extensive medical terminology knowledge
  • Practiced inpatient and outpatient caregiver
  • Abides by infection control standards
  • Acute and rehabilitative care
  • CPR/BLS certified
  • Competency in procedure development

Professional Experience
Respiratory Therapist, 04/2014 - Current
Ardent Health Services Topeka, KS, Currently work in the Pulmonary Function Lab. Pulmonary Function testing and diagnostics in the Pulmonary Offices.
Respiratory Therapist, 07/2004 - 04/2014
Ardent Health Services Montclair, NJ,

Work in ICU, ER, Cardiopulmonary, Surgical and Medical Floors. Provided treatment within scope of practice. Assisted patients with multiple chronic diagnoses, including COPD and asthma.Supported patients with customized patient teaching tools.Frequently commended for maintaining the safety, respect and dignity of residents.Educated patients about their treatments.Served as a liaison between patients and physicians to assist patients in understanding their treatment plans.Evaluated health education needs of patients and provided necessary training and instruction.Utilized strong assessment skills to determine necessary patient care.

Directory of Respiratory Care, 06/1993 - 06/2002
Teton Valley Hospital City, STATE,

Implemented a Respiratory Care Department including Pulmonary Function Testing, Cardiac Stress Test , Asthma Education Program, Community Health Fair, Smoking Cessation Program, COPD Education which included Home Visits. Worked directly with Physicians and Hospital Administrator. Responsible for budgeting and marketing programs.

Respiratory Therapist and Respiratory Aide, 06/1991 - 07/2004
St. Lukes Hospital City, STATE,

Worked in the Cardiopulmonary Department PRN in all aspects of respiratory therapy including but not limited to Ventilator Management, all respiratory treatments, ECG stress tests, pulmonary function testing. Hospital also included a 45 bed long term care facility.

Education and Training
: Business, Expected in
BYU Idaho - Rexburg, ID
: Business, Expected in 1976
LDS Business College - Salt Lake City, UT


Associate of Science: Respiratory Therapy, Expected in 1993
California College of Health Science - ,

Community Involvement

Served on the National Oxygen Association Board as a volunteer - testified in Washington D.C. regarding the inadequacy of portable oxygen devices and needs of patients to have adequate portable oxygen. Also the need to change the laws on restrictions mandated by airlines making airplane travel difficult for patients requiring oxygen.

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy


Resumes, and other information uploaded or provided by the user, are considered User Content governed by our Terms & Conditions. As such, it is not owned by us, and it is the user who retains ownership over such content.

How this resume scorecould be improved?

Many factors go into creating a strong resume. Here are a few tweaks that could improve the score of this resume:

resume Strength

  • Clear Contact Info
  • Personalization
  • Target Job

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • BYU Idaho
  • LDS Business College
  • California College of Health Science

Job Titles Held:

  • Respiratory Therapist
  • Respiratory Therapist
  • Directory of Respiratory Care
  • Respiratory Therapist and Respiratory Aide


  • Associate of Science

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: