Jessica Claire
Registered Nurse
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Dedicated RN with nearly 10 years of experience within ambulatory settings seeking career transition into acute and behavioral health. Offer a solid foundation in assessment, evaluations, and familiarity with behavioral health issues ranging from adolescent bipolar and schizophrenia to geriatric population issues.

Promotes stable and safe environment for staff and students/patients alike. Applies organizational techniques to sort and maintain medical information database. Support needs of staff, student, and family with unsurpassed clinical knowledge and interpersonal communication skills. CA-licensed healthcare professional passionate about providing culturally-competent assistance to every patient. Excellent problem-solving, charting and quality assurance skills.

  • Patient Assessments
  • Preventative health
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Insulin medication assistance
  • EMR / EHR
  • Well visit procedures
  • Case Management
  • Collecting vitals
  • Infection control measures
Work History
08/2007 to 08/2016 School Nurse, Health Services Director Pacific Medical Centers | Van Nuys, CA,
  • Participated in development of school safety plans to address areas of concern, including earthquakes, fires, and hostile/armed attacks.
  • Provided medical consultations to other school personnel to promote well-coordinated school health and safety efforts.
  • Delivered oral medications, intramuscular injections and IV fluids to mitigate or resolve patient symptoms.
  • Documented patient vitals, behaviors and conditions to communicate concerns to parents/caregivers and relevant staff.
  • Oversaw health services for school of 800+ students and faculty.
  • Performed health screening for students and faculty by facilitating hearing, vision, and scoliosis evaluations.
  • Responded to patient/student requests with appropriate clinical and personal assistance.
  • Developed care plans and made referrals as necessary for students with health concerns or injuries.
  • Served as liaison between families, school personnel and other healthcare providers on behalf of students.
  • Planned projects and events meeting strict budgets and deadlines.
  • Surveyed and inspected health care technology to guarantee safety and performance of medical equipment.
  • Created strategies for quality improvements and maintenance of student health forms.
  • Trained staff in gathering essential medical information such as blood sugars, blood pressures, concussion issues, and temperatures.
  • Supervised maintenance of medical and health records to certify security of patient medical information.
  • Designed emergency information sheets for staff to encourage quick responses to medical crises.
  • Prioritized high-volume workload, maintaining concentration under time pressures and with minimal supervision.
  • Coordinated and planned annual influenza vaccination clinics for students and staff during peak seasons.
  • Planned, developed and updated health service policies and procedures to promote safe, standardized care.
  • Delivered recommendations and requests to senior leaders to improve ease and effectiveness of daily health services operations.
  • Developed health counseling improvement plans in North County San Diego to surpass mission and strategic goals.
  • Audited inventory of pharmaceuticals and medical supplies to certify adequate and comprehensive stock.
  • Made daily rounds throughout health services department and athletics to assess care quality.
  • Managed health and record systems following Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and state recording policies.
  • Monitored and completed health policy mandates and program directives.
  • Administrated completion of medical forms, reports and evaluations to identify areas requiring improvement.
  • Current Substitute Nurse, seamlessly resuming duties in addition to assisting with COVID-19 assessment, tracking, and follow up
04/2003 to 10/2005 Clinical Trials Assistant Allegiance Mobile Health | Carrollton, TX,
  • Populated clinical trials cohorts; interviewed and assessed study participants.
  • Followed informed consent processes and maintained records.
  • Screened patient records, databases and physician referrals to identify prospective candidates for research studies.
  • Assessed patient conditions by performing thorough examinations and asking appropriate medical questions.
  • Agreed to take on additional shifts and extra hours during busy periods and holidays to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
10/1989 to 02/1994 Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) PepperTree Lodge | City, STATE,
  • Administered tests and assisted nurse with medication administration to stabilize patients in field or before transit.
  • Executed emergency diagnostics to treat patients, including assisting nurse or other staff with applying interventions to de-escalate crises
  • Restocked medication and equipment carts or cabinets with proper equipment to maintain optimum inventory.
  • Communicated with lucid patients to gather incident and medical history information.
  • Evaluated patient vital signs and status to determine care needs using pulse oximeters and electronic vital sign machines.
  • Triaged patients in emergency situations based on life-threatening needs and delegated tasks to better provide treatment to maximum patients at once.
  • Maintained levelheadedness and efficiency in high-pressure situations, effectively prioritizing tasks to save lives and provide medical care.
Expected in Associate of Science | Nursing National University, Rancho Bernardo (San Diego), GPA:
Expected in Pre-Requisites For Science | Psychology San Diego Miramar College, San Diego, CA GPA:
Expected in Bachelor of Science | Nursing; in Progress Vanguard University Of Southern California, Costa Mesa, CA GPA:
  • Collaborated with team of 3 in the development of staff weight loss competition.
  • Documented and resolved student behavioral health issues which led to appropriate care (Case Management skills).
  • Used Microsoft Excel and Google Spreadsheets to develop field trip care and medication spreadsheets for relevant staff.

American Nurse's Association, PNASD (Pilipino Nurses Association San Diego), NASN (National Association of School Nurses), CSN (California School Nurse)

  • BLS

  • First Aid/CPR Certified

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • National University
  • San Diego Miramar College
  • Vanguard University Of Southern California

Job Titles Held:

  • School Nurse, Health Services Director
  • Clinical Trials Assistant
  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)


  • Associate of Science
  • Pre-Requisites For Science
  • Bachelor of Science

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: