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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Summary

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.

Dedicated and well-qualified RN offering proven skills in patient care, medication administration and treatment implementation. Detail-oriented, responsive and proficient in routine care and emergency response. Brings 20 year record in field.

Skills
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Patient Examination
  • Preventive Healthcare
  • Blood Draw and Sample Collection
  • Immunizations and Vaccinations
  • Accurate Documentation
  • Clear Patient Communication
  • Decision Making
  • Medication Administration
  • Patient Condition Monitoring
  • Medical Procedure Preparation
  • Critical Thinking
  • Infection Control Procedures
  • Medical Device Prescriptions
  • Treatment Plan Modification
  • Healthcare Personnel Supervision
  • Student Precepting
  • Delegation and Motivation
  • Test Interpretations
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Routine Examinations
Experience
04/2023 to Current RN Supervisor Vestracare | Valley Stream, NY,
  • Oversaw multi-unit operations and addressed operational, staffing and care issues with immediate or long-term impacts.
  • Advised, coached and mentored experienced and student nurses on medical issues, crisis management and appropriate nursing interventions.
  • Partnered with organizational and unit leaders to devise QA/QI initiatives, continuously improving delivery of care, patient outcomes and overall services.
  • Oversaw multi-unit operations and addressed operational, staffing and care issues with immediate or long-term impacts..
  • Adhered to infection control procedures to facilitate safe, clean patient environment.
  • Advocated for patients by supporting and respecting basic rights, values and beliefs.
  • Maintained personal and team compliance with medication administration standards and patient care best practices.
  • Created, implemented and evaluated patient care plans with medical team.
  • Provided patient and family health education focusing on self-management, prevention and wellness.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
08/2009 to 04/2023 Telemetry Unit Staff Nurse Piedmont Healthcare | Snellville, GA,
  • 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.
  • Prioritized patient care assignments based on patient conditions to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Reviewed physician orders and participated in medication management to optimize patient safety.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare professionals to create, implement and adapt individualized care plans.
  • Maintained reports to provide oncoming shift with full patient status.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Mentored new nurses on practices and procedures to drive patient outcome goals.
  • Instructed patients, families and caregivers on diagnoses, chronic disease management and medication self-management.
  • Observed nurse administration of oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients as prescribed, monitoring responses for adverse reactions.
  • Facilitated strategic goals aimed at increasing satisfaction and improving outcomes through compassionate, precise and high-quality nursing care.
  • Promoted healthy lifestyle choices to reduce symptom or condition re-emergence.
  • Oversaw patient immunization, supporting nurses through vaccine-specific training and supervising administration.
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • 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.
  • Addressed rapid response and code situations by strategically organizing and delegating tasks.
  • 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.
  • Helped patients and families feel comfortable during challenging and stressful situations, promoting recovery and reducing compliance issues.
  • Assessed patient conditions, monitored behaviors and updated supervising physicians with observations and concerns.
  • Observed strict safety measures, including checking medication dosages before administration to patients.
  • Advocated for patient needs with interdisciplinary team and implemented outlined treatment plans.
  • Coordinated with healthcare team to establish, enact and evaluate patient care plans.
  • Maintained strict patient data procedures to comply with HIPAA laws and prevent information breaches.
  • Utilized computerized Resource and Patient Management System (RPMS) and Electronic Health Record (EHR) system.
  • Modified patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses and conditions.
  • Prepared medical equipment and tools to aid physician during examination and treatment of patients.
  • Interpreted and evaluated diagnostic tests to identify and assess patient's condition.
  • Achieved departmental goals and objectives by instituting new processes and standards for in-patient care.
  • Referred patients to specialized health resources or community agencies to furnish additional assistance.
  • Collaborated with health groups to plan or implement programs designed to improve overall health of communities.
  • Conducted specified laboratory tests to help detect conditions and determine diagnosis.
  • Administered local, inhalation or intravenous anesthetics to patients undergoing procedures.
09/2005 to 08/2009 RN - Critical Care Hca | Low Moor, VA,
  • Assessed patient needs, prioritized treatment, maintained patient flows and assisted physicians with non-invasive procedures and invasive procedure including intubations extubation.
  • Administered medications and treatments, monitoring patients for reactions and side effects.including drips.
  • Adhered to infection control procedures to facilitate safe, clean patient environment.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Updated charts throughout shifts with current, accurate information to maintain strict recordkeeping standards.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
  • Maintained personal and team compliance with medication administration standards and patient care best practices.
  • Created, implemented and evaluated patient care plans with medical team.
  • Oversaw patient admission and discharge processes to coordinate related paperwork.
  • Recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through team nursing process.
  • Evaluated patients, recognized and addressed complications and coordinated treatment with other members of critical care team.
  • Managed PA catheters and arterials, vasoactive drug administration and titration, thrombolytic therapy, dysrhythmia interpretation and chest tube management.
  • Prioritized patient care assignments based on patient conditions to achieve optimal outcomes.
  • Treated patients with broad range of acute, life-threatening diagnoses.
  • Implemented treatment plans, monitored vitals and administered medications for patients in ICU.
  • Distributed medications in accordance with patients' medical charts.
  • Advocated for patients by supporting and respecting basic rights, values and beliefs.
  • Formulated knowledgeable diagnoses based on direct patient assessments, laboratory results and evaluations of medical histories.
  • Spoke with patients to better understand experienced side effects, noting details in charts for physician follow-up.
09/2000 to 06/2005 Charge Registered Nurse Spectrum Health | Allendale, MI,
  • Collaborated with physicians and nursing staff to deliver quality care.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care.
  • Trained other nurses on patient care and daily tasks, supporting growth and professional development.
  • Maintained comprehensive patient care plans and monitored staffs' implementation of physician's orders.
  • Administered injections, medications and wound care according to needs.
  • Recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Treated patients by administering various types of medications and therapies.
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Observed nurse administration of oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients as prescribed, monitoring responses for adverse reactions.
  • Monitored implementation of care plans for entire unit.
  • Maintained comprehensive base of unit supplies to meet expected patient demands, public health emergencies and mass casualty incidences.
  • Coordinated, tasked and supervised nurses and ancillary staff based on staffing requirements.
  • Directed unit staff and promoted quality care for diverse patients.
  • Distributed assignments to RNs, LPNs and resident advisors, guided work and delivered training to promote proper care standards for patients.
  • Organized and delegated tasks during rapid response and high-pressure code situations.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Built and maintained strong working relationships between nursing department and other disciplines.
  • Coordinated and performed patient admissions, transfers and discharges.
  • Assessed and assisted patients with diverse range and comorbid chronic diagnoses.
  • Advised, coached and mentored experienced and student nurses on medical issues, crisis management and appropriate nursing interventions.
  • Reviewed staffing patterns and census of nursing units, meeting staffing needs and budgetary controls.
  • Complied with OSHA programs, maintaining safe and clean working environment.
  • Collaborated with multidisciplinary healthcare specialists to devise, implement and modify plans of care defining patient outcome goals
  • Audited patient charts in real-time, verifying accuracy and completion of information.
  • Met with administrator to discuss patient care status, issues and information.
  • Oversaw medication administration, monitored distribution and documented responses.
  • Supported physicians and consultants with tests and procedures.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/1998 to to Bachelor of Science | Nursing University of Pangasinan Philipinnes, Philipinnes , GPA:

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School Attended

  • University of Pangasinan Philipinnes

Job Titles Held:

  • RN Supervisor
  • Telemetry Unit Staff Nurse
  • RN - Critical Care
  • Charge Registered Nurse

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science

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