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Jessica Claire
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Summary

Caring, hardworking and service-oriented Registered Nurse with more than 30 years of experience. Well-versed in offering evidence-based, therapeutic care. Collaborative and motivational leader with expertise in training new nursing staff while providing top-notch service to 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
  • Patient education and counseling
  • Electronic Health Records Management
  • Ventilator care
  • Palliative and Pain Management
  • Culturally sensitive
  • Home visits
  • IV drug therapy management
  • Intake and discharge
  • SBAR communication
  • Body mechanics knowledge
  • Geriatric treatment knowledge
  • Taking vitals
  • Patient Management
  • Patient Care
  • Medical assessment
  • Long-Term Care
  • Strong medical ethic
  • Family and patient support
  • Diabetes management
  • Patient discharging
  • Inpatient and outpatient care
Experience
RN, 04/2023 to Current
Interpath LaboratoryVancouver, WA,
  • Maintained thorough, accurate and confidential documentation in electronic medical records..
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions and communicate with provider..
  • Educate and train CNA's on best practices, orientation to facility, educate on policies, procedures and standards of care.
RN Case Manager, 08/2022 to 03/2023
Ascension (System Office)Plainfield, IN,
  • Conducted assessments and evaluations to address changes in resident needs, conditions and medications.
  • Determined and coordinated appropriate level of care to meet individual resident needs.
  • Collaborated in consults, patient care plans development, resident monitoring and evaluations.
  • Trained, guided and mentored Resident Care Assistants, CNA's to ensure all objectives were met for resident cares and medication administration.
  • Observed RCA/CNA administration of oral, topical and inhalant and diabetic medications to residents as prescribed, monitoring responses for adverse reactions.
Home Health RN Case Manager, 06/2013 to 12/2021
Good Samaritan SocietyWindom, MN,
  • Completed initial assessments of patients and family to determine and address individual home care needs.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
  • Conducted regular re-evaluations to address changes in needs and conditions, and introduced revisions to care plans.
  • Participated in on-call rotations and delivered after-hours care.
  • Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Collected biological samples for routine laboratory testing to assist diagnostic processes.
  • Supported patients with activities of daily living and functional mobility to improve comfort and quality of life and reduce pain.
  • Assisted patients with activities of daily living and functional mobility to increase comfort and quality of life.
  • Assisted with client personal care needs to foster independence and well-being.
  • Administered prescribed medications and started intravenous fluids to address patient symptoms and underlying etiologies.
  • Advocated for patient needs with interdisciplinary team and implemented outlined treatment plans.
  • Coordinated with healthcare team to establish, enact and evaluate patient care plans.
  • Assessed patient conditions, monitored behaviors and updated supervising physicians with observations and concerns.
  • Maintained strict patient data procedures to comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Helped patients and families feel comfortable during challenging and stressful situations, promoting recovery and reducing compliance issues.
  • Collaborated with health groups to plan or implement programs designed to improve overall health of communities.
  • Referred patients to specialized health resources or community agencies to furnish additional assistance.
  • Observed strict safety measures, including checking medication dosages before administration to patients.
  • Utilized computerized Resource and Patient Management System (RPMS) and Electronic Health Record (EHR) system.
  • Administered oral, IV and intra-muscular medications and monitored patient reactions.
  • Monitored diet, physical activity, behaviors and other patient factors to assess conditions and adjust treatment plans.
  • Delivered information regarding care and medications to patients and caregivers in comprehendible terminology.
  • Responded to emergency situations with speed, expertise and level-headed approaches to provide optimal care, support and life-saving interventions.
  • Achieved departmental goals and objectives by instituting new processes and standards for in-patient care.
  • Administered local, inhalation or intravenous anesthetics to patients undergoing procedures.
RN Staff Nurse, 05/2013 to 09/2013
American Red CrossRochester, MN,
  • Read physician orders and administered therapies, treatments and medications.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Explained treatment procedures, medication side effects, special diets and physician instructions to patients.
  • Performed nursing rounds to complete scheduled tasks and interact with patients.
  • Prioritized patient care assignments based on patient conditions to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Reviewed physician orders and participated in medication management to optimize patient safety.
  • Recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Maintained reports to provide oncoming shift with full patient status.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Instructed patients, families and caregivers on diagnoses, chronic disease management and medication self-management.
  • Promoted healthy lifestyle choices to reduce symptom or condition re-emergence.
  • Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in electronic medical records.
  • Monitored patient vitals post-surgery, managed medical equipment and administered medications and IVs.
  • Coordinated care with charge nurse and other staff through daily communication.
  • Developed care plans complete with effective nursing measures to improve patients' mental and physical health.
  • Addressed rapid response and code situations by strategically organizing and delegating tasks.
  • Treated and monitored wounds using liquid skin, sutures and bandages.
  • Communicated effectively with physicians and provided support during surgical procedures.
  • Facilitated transition to home care by providing patients with continued care information and discharge instructions.
  • Transported patients to and from rooms and prepared for treatments according to individual specifications.
  • Educated nursing students on proper care procedures and prioritization strategies.
  • Incorporated business unit and health system's goals to improve patient safety, quality and satisfaction.
Education and Training
Associate of Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/2013 to Northland Community College - Thief River Falls, MN,
GPA:

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School Attended

  • Northland Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • RN
  • RN Case Manager
  • Home Health RN Case Manager
  • RN Staff Nurse

Degrees

  • Associate of Science

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