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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
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Summary

Compassionate Registered Nurse with distinguished understanding of hospital functions. Develop comprehensive post-treatment plans with patients and doctors for quality healthcare. Committed to patient education and advocacy. Efficient Registered Nurse with 23 years of experience. Successful at providing fast and accurate assessments and working calmly under pressure. Collaborate well with doctors to maintain top-notch healthcare practices.

Skills
  • Policy updates
  • Clinical management
  • Schedule coordination
  • Medical screening
  • Patient monitoring
Education and Training
Southeastern Community College Whiteville, NC Expected in 05/1998 Associate of Applied Science : Nursing - GPA :
Experience
Reliant Medical Group - RN Supervisor
Westborough, MA, 06/2012 - Current
  • Coordinated and led in-services to facilitate nursing leadership development and career growth.
  • Monitored infection control and critical incidents and made changes and improvements to processes where necessary.
  • Partnered with organizational and unit leaders to devise QA/QI initiatives, continuously improving delivery of care, patient outcomes and overall services.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Prepared for HIPAA and Joint Commission reviews, making required brochures and pamphlets available to patients in all clinics.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions.
  • Counseled patients and caregivers, providing emotional, psychological and spiritual support.
  • Assessed patients' response to treatment and suggested ways to combat side effects.
  • Assisted patients with healing and recovery after surgery by closely monitoring and caring for wounds, answering questions and educating about continued care strategies.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
Dupage Medical Group - RN Staff Nurse
Lockport, IL, 2011 - 02/2012
  • Maintained adequate unit supplies to meet expected patient demands.
  • Received and researched complaints from families, patients and clinical staff in order to resolve concerns to full satisfaction.
  • Conducted group therapy sessions and educated patients in topics relevant to individual and family member care.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Helped floor nurses make care decisions by applying exceptional clinical judgment and knowledge of facility policies.
  • Completed weekly floor work to stay up to date on latest clinical practices and procedures.
  • Kept close eye on department operations to maintain effective coverage of all needs.
  • Boosted patient outcomes through delivery of peer groups and client education.
  • Developed and arranged continuing education opportunities for all staff to increase knowledge and skills.
  • Improved patient outcomes through peer groups and client education.
  • Provided case management, milieu management and emergency intervention.
  • Managed performance of nursing staff of 60 by reviewing task completion, prioritization and reports.
  • Managed medication dispensing and control.
  • Kept abreast of advances in medicine, computerized diagnostic and treatment equipment, data processing technology, imaging advances, government regulations, health insurance changes and financing options.
  • Oversaw nursing operations for med/tele unit, delivering leadership, assistance and management for staff of 60.
  • Evaluated patients' needs and preferences to create and update treatment plans.
  • Trained and qualified staff per board requirements as well as national, state and local regulations.
  • Reviewed and assessed staff processes, reducing hazards posed for residents and staff while promoting regulatory compliance.
  • Led junior level physicians, nurses, and medical students to deliver quality inpatient, outpatient and surgical patient care.
Veterans Health Administration - RN Assistant Nurse Manager
Auburn, CA, 03/2004 - 03/2011
  • Kept close eye on department operations to maintain effective coverage of all needs.
  • Helped floor nurses make care decisions by applying exceptional clinical judgment and knowledge of facility policies.
  • Maintained adequate unit supplies to meet expected patient demands.
  • Received and researched complaints from families, patients and clinical staff in order to resolve concerns to full satisfaction.
  • Conducted group therapy sessions and educated patients in topics relevant to individual and family member care.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Managed medication dispensing and control.
  • Evaluated patients' needs and preferences to create and update treatment plans.
  • Completed weekly floor work to stay up to date on latest clinical practices and procedures.
  • Kept abreast of advances in medicine, computerized diagnostic and treatment equipment, data processing technology, imaging advances, government regulations, health insurance changes and financing options.
  • Coordinated employee schedules and job assignments.
  • Immunized patients against influenza and pneumonia to protect vulnerable populations from serious illnesses.
  • Developed and arranged continuing education opportunities for all staff to increase knowledge and skills.
  • Oversaw nursing operations for [med/tele unit, delivering leadership, assistance and management for staff of [60.
Dupage Medical Group - RN Staff Nurse
Wheaton, IL, 07/1998 - 2004
  • Answered patient questions and provided take-home materials for further information.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Promoted healthy lifestyle choices to reduce re-emergence of painful or dangerous symptoms.
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Mentored new nurses on practices and procedures to drive patient outcome goals.
  • Administered medications, tracked dosages and documented patient conditions.
  • Instructed patients, families and caregivers on diagnoses, chronic disease management and medication self-management.
  • Monitored and educated nursing students and externs on proper care procedures and prioritization strategies.
  • Reviewed physician orders and participated in medication management to optimize patient safety.
  • Reviewed physician orders and administered therapies, treatments and medications.
  • Explained treatment procedures, medication risks, special diets and physician instructions to patients.
  • Immunized patients against influenza and pneumonia to protect vulnerable populations from serious illnesses.
  • Maintained reports to provide oncoming shift with full patient status.
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • Circulated throughout multiple hospital departments to perform nursing rounds.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare professionals to create, implement and adapt individualized care plans.
  • Treated patients with strokes, head traumas, comas and intracranial hematomas.
  • Advised, coached and mentored experienced and student nurses on medical issues, crisis management and appropriate nursing interventions.
  • Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in electronic medical records.
  • Communicated effectively with physicians and provided support during surgical procedures.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Southeastern Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • RN Supervisor
  • RN Staff Nurse
  • RN Assistant Nurse Manager
  • RN Staff Nurse

Degrees

  • Associate of Applied Science

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