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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Senior RN and outstanding performer in Critical Care and Home Care within the Healthcare Industry. Proven success in leadership, operational excellence and organizational development with keen understanding of elements of the Healthcare business.

Skills
  • Disease prevention
  • Client needs assessment
  • Communications
  • Problem resolution
  • Infection control
  • Documentation and reporting
  • Health assessments
  • Care coordination
Work History
RN Case Manager, 05/2015 to Current
Kingman Hospital, Inc.Kingman, AZ,
  • Followed all personal and health data procedures to effectively comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Delivered outstanding care to patients with various diagnoses and managed care from treatment initiation through to completion.
  • Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, including treatment, medications and IVs administered, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
  • Collected blood, tissue and other laboratory specimens and prepared for lab testing.
  • Educated family members and caregivers on patient care instructions.
  • Conducted ongoing monitoring and evaluations of behaviors and conditions, and updated clinical supervisors with current information.
  • Managed patients recovering from medical or surgical procedures, including facilitating wound care, ostomy care, pressure ulcer prevention and pain management.
  • Observed and documented patient factors such as diets, physical activity levels and behaviors to understand conditions and effectively modify treatment plans.
  • Partnered with physicians, social workers, activity therapists, nutritionists and case managers to develop and implement individualized care plans and documented all patient interactions and interventions in electronic charting systems.
  • Communicated with healthcare team members to plan, implement and enhance treatment strategies.
  • Provided complete care to home health patients, including physical assessments, medication and chronic disease management.
  • Educated patients and answered questions about health condition, prognosis and treatment.
RN Staff Nurse, 05/2009 to 04/2015
American Red CrossRoseburg, OR,
  • Collaborated with physicians to quickly assess patients and deliver appropriate treatment while managing rapidly changing conditions.
  • Equipped patients with tools and knowledge needed for speedy and sustained recovery.
  • Strengthened training and nursing knowledge by taking part in continuing education programs and mandatory workshops.
  • Explained course of care and medications, including side effects to patients and caregivers in easy-to-understand terms.
  • Oversaw delivery of care for all patients on 10-12-bed intensive care medical-surgical unit, providing direct care to up to 1-2 patients, delegating nursing assignments and supervising team comprised of nurses, LPNs, technicians and unit clerks.
  • Administered different therapies and medications in line with physician orders and treatment plan.
  • Used first-hand knowledge and clinical expertise to advocate for patients under care and enacted prescribed treatment strategies.
  • Provided exceptional care to 1-2 high-acute patients needing complex care such as ventilator management, extensive wound care and rehabilitation.
  • Performed frequent checks on life support equipment and made necessary adjustments to preserve optimal patient conditions.
  • Provided skilled, timely and level-headed emergency response to critically-ill patients.
RN Staff Nurse, 09/1997 to 04/2009
American Red CrossSalina, KS,
  • Oversaw delivery of care for all patients on 10-12-bed medical-surgical unit, providing direct care to up to 1-2 bed patients, delegating nursing assignments and supervising team comprised of nurses, LPNs, technicians and unit clerks.
  • Administered ordered testing and sent results to physician to create focused treatment plans, adjust treatment and implement physician orders.
  • Used first-hand knowledge and clinical expertise to advocate for patients under care and enacted prescribed treatment strategies.
  • Oversaw and managed clinical and support staff in patient care activities while maintaining high level of staff morale and professionalism.
  • Reported patients' status and delegated nurse assignments to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Educated patients and answered questions about health condition, prognosis and treatment.
  • Promoted patient and family comfort during challenging recoveries to enhance healing and eliminate non-compliance problems.
  • Performed ongoing assessments to evaluate mental health needs, working with multidisciplinary team to develop, initiate, manage and modify individualized plans of care.
  • Managed care from admission to discharge, including patient assessments, care planning, health educations and discharging support to provide comprehensive care to patients daily.
Education
Associate Degree in Nursing: , Expected in 05/1995 to Scott Community College - Bettendorf, IA
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Scott Community College

Job Titles Held:

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

Degrees

  • Associate Degree in Nursing

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