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Jessica Claire
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Versatile Registered Nurse with over 8 years of experience delivering high-quality care to patients.. Proven leader skillful in uniting and guiding nursing teams toward achieving patient care goals and improving satisfaction. Focused on continuously driving innovation and improving patient outcomes. Dedicated RN with clinical practicum experience and passion for delivering quality healthcare. Skilled at establishing care plans and educating patients and families. Offering caring bedside manner, patient-centric focus and expertise in discharge management.

  • Patient monitoring
  • Medical screening
  • Electronic Health Records Management
  • BAC screening/drug screen collection
  • Mobility Assistance
  • Inpatient and outpatient care
  • Patient Care
  • BAC screen/drug screen collection ability
  • Nursing Plan Development
  • IV drug therapy management
  • Documenting vitals
  • Home visits
  • Patient education and counseling
  • Psychiatric and Mental Health Care
  • Taking vitals
  • SBAR communication
  • Staff Development and Precepting
  • Patient discharging
  • Cesarean section preparation
  • Medical assessment
  • Patient care planning
  • Direct and Indirect Patient Care
  • Diabetes management
  • Patient Management
  • Coordinating referrals
  • Follow-up calls
  • Medication and IV administration
  • Family and patient support
  • Intake and discharge
RN, 09/2021 to Current
Crystal Clinic Orthopedic CenterFairlawn, OH,
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions.
  • Updated physicians on patient test results and assisted in developing care plans.
  • Performed Lab Draws
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Trained new RN hires and ancillary staff members to meet patient service goals, champion standards of care and improve patient overall satisfaction.
  • Oversaw patient admission and discharge processes to coordinate related paperwork.
  • Prioritized nursing tasks and assignments and accurately reported patient status.
  • Counseled patients and caregivers, providing emotional, psychological and spiritual support.
  • Maintained personal and team compliance with medication administration standards and patient care best practices.
  • Treated patients using pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment modalities to address various disorders, diseases and injuries.
  • Developed and adapted individualized treatment plans according to patient recovery goals.
  • Assessed patients in active drug and alcohol withdrawal and provided interventions to manage physical and psychological withdrawal symptoms.
  • Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through team nursing process.
  • Facilitated patient flow during emergency situations, directing evacuations, admissions and transfers.
RN Case Manager, 09/2019 to 09/2021
Regions HospitalSaint Louis Park, MN,
  • Collaborated with physicians on patient medications, medical needs and performance.
  • Developed patient care plans, overall patient health assessments and evaluations.
  • Actively participated in family and patient planning processes.
  • Updated and maintained discharge plan of care with physician, members of healthcare team, patients, and families.
  • Collaborated in consults, patient care plans development, patient monitoring and evaluations.
  • Incorporated appropriate nursing methods to create individualized care plans.
  • Determined and coordinated appropriate level of care to meet individual patient needs.
  • Administered medications and treatment plans in accordance with physician orders.
  • Arranged placement of admissions and transfers in accordance with clinical standards and guidelines.
  • Coordinated with vendors and suppliers and negotiated medical equipment and supply prices.
RN Staff Nurse, 09/2014 to 09/2018
Kids Peace Mesabi AcademiesScranton, PA,
  • Reviewed physician orders and administered therapies, treatments and medications.
  • Reviewed physician orders and participated in medication management to optimize patient safety.
  • Prioritized patient care assignments based on patient conditions to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • Monitored patient vitals post-surgery, managed medical equipment and administered medications and IVs.
  • Addressed rapid response and code situations by strategically organizing and delegating tasks.
  • Inserted and managed central, arterial and PICC lines.
CST, 07/2012 to 09/2014
Spartanburg Regional Medical CenterDelray Beach, FL,
  • Set up equipment, tools and supplies for procedures and organize instruments as directed in surgeons' preference cards.
  • Handed instruments and supplies to surgeons during procedures.
  • Cleaned and sterilized operating rooms.
  • Used retractors, sponges and suctioning and irrigating equipment to create unobstructed operating fields.
  • Collected and prepared tissue specimens for laboratory analysis.
  • Used hemostatic clamps, suture ligatures, and electrocautery equipment to control bleeding.
  • Used diagnostic equipment and monitored patients during procedures using specialized machines.
  • Closed wounds using sutures, staples and other tools.
  • Reviewed surgical requirements and prepped operating room with appropriate tools, equipment and instruments.
  • Organized equipment and instruments in alignment with surgical protocols and surgeon preferences.
  • Maintained reusable surgical instrumentation and equipment, including decontamination, cleaning, sterilizing, storing and distributing.
  • Laid out all instruments, supplies and tools as directed by surgeons.
  • Prepared day surgery and operating rooms for patients by ordering and stocking equipment and supplies.
  • Sterilized medical equipment and properly handled contaminated materials.
  • Assessed procedure requirements and procured appropriate equipment and tools.
  • Organized and maintained unobstructed operative fields to foster immediate access to retractors and suctioning and irrigation equipment.
  • Cleaned and sterilized surgical sites and managed supply inventory and organization.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 07/2014 to St. Elizabeth School of Nursing - Lafayette, IN,
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 07/2012 to St. Joseph College - Rensselaer, IN,
Bachelor of Science: General Studies, Expected in 08/2010 to Indiana Wesleyan Univeristy - Marion,
Associate of Science: Surgical Technology, Expected in 05/1999 to Ivy Tech - Indianapolis, IN,
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/1986 to Martinsville High School - Martinsville, IN

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School Attended

  • St. Elizabeth School of Nursing
  • St. Joseph College
  • Indiana Wesleyan Univeristy
  • Ivy Tech
  • Martinsville High School

Job Titles Held:

  • RN
  • RN Case Manager
  • RN Staff Nurse
  • CST


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science
  • High School Diploma

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