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Jessica Claire
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Summary

Patient-oriented nursing professional with greater than 20 years of hands-on experience in delivering quality direct and indirect patient care to individuals in different health care settings. Skillfully completes tasks and fosters relationships with patients, caregivers and coworkers to drive patient care goals and advance nursing philosophies. Highly-motivated employee with desire to take on new challenges. Strong worth ethic, adaptability and exceptional interpersonal skills. Adept at working effectively unsupervised and quickly mastering new skills.

Skills
  • Clinical Documentation
  • Rehabilitation Techniques
  • Indirect Patient Care
  • Vital Signs
  • Patient Assessments
  • Wound Care
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Immunization Administration
  • Documenting Incidents
  • Patient Intake
  • Empathetic and Compassionate
  • Staff Direction and Task Delegation
  • NY Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Patient Care
  • Breathing Treatments
  • Multi-Tasking and Prioritization
  • Writing Reports
  • Patient Triaging
  • Emergency Response
  • Medication Administration
  • Medical Records Management
  • Samples Collection
Experience
SR LPN, 04/2021 - Current
Christ Community Health Services Frayser, TN,
  • Medical Paperwork Processing
  • Administrative Support
  • Medication Administration
  • Patient Medical Histories
  • Patient Assessments
  • Sample Collection
  • Specimen Results Interpretation
  • Tuberculosis Testing
  • EKG Administration
  • Breathing Treatments
  • Wound Care
  • Medication Dispensing
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Multi-Tasking and Prioritization
  • Immunization Administration
  • Charting and Recording
  • Patient Triaging
LPN Team Lead, 08/2010 - 04/2021
Us Oncology, Inc. Youngstown, OH,
  • Assessed patients' temperature, pulse, and blood pressure and recorded in electronic medical records.
  • Administered medications and injections to patients.
  • Evaluated patient histories, complaints, and current symptoms.
  • Took samples to complete diagnostic and routine assessment tests.
  • Managed various general office duties such as answering multiple telephone lines, completing insurance forms, and mailing monthly invoice statements to patients.
  • Protected patients and healthcare team members from infection by sterilizing equipment and reusable supplies.
  • Coordinated patient transfers to other facilities.
  • Provided patient education on health care issues and prescribed medications.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Answered incoming phone calls from patients to provide basic assistance and triage medical concerns.
  • Gathered lab specimens, ordered testing, and interpreted results to diagnose patients.
Triage Nurse, 10/1998 - 01/2010
Grane Waynesburg, PA,
  • Answered incoming patient calls, gathering history and symptoms to determine scope of medical complaints.
  • Rendered telephone advice according to established guidelines and protocols.
  • Reviewed medical chart and requested appointments, prescriptions and consultations for urgent needs.
  • Assessed patient needs, prioritized treatment, maintained patient flows and assisted physicians with non-invasive procedures.
  • Collected data to represent symptom onset, presenting problem and medical diagnoses.
  • Responded to emergency situations with speed, expertise and level-headed approaches to provide optimal care, support and life-saving interventions.
  • Assessed patient conditions, monitored behaviors and updated supervising physicians with observations and concerns.
  • Administered oral and intra-muscular medications and monitored patient reactions.
  • Prepared medical equipment and tools to aid physician during examination and treatment of patients.
  • Referred patients to specialized health resources or community agencies to furnish additional assistance.
  • Communicated triage information to primary care team to discuss disposition.
  • Documented services discussed and provided details in electronic medical records.
LPN , 06/1998 - 10/1998
St Josephs Hospital Sisters City, STATE,
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Administered prescribed medications or started intravenous fluids, noting times and amounts on patient charts.
  • Prevented drug interactions and contributed to correct diagnosis by recording patient health information, monitoring vitals and updating patient files.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete diagnostic tests.
  • Administered medications and therapies in accordance with physicians orders.
  • Charted changes in patient conditions and discussed concerns with supervising healthcare provider.
  • Worked as part of healthcare team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care and implement interventions.
  • Addressed patient care needs, collected vitals, dressed wounds and managed catheters.
  • Answered patient calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Guaranteed exceptional care quality by correctly administering medication, inserting and caring for catheters, dressing and changing wounds and assisting with personal hygiene.
  • Communicated effectively with patients and loved ones to explain diagnoses, treatment options and procedures.
  • Administered prescribed medications or started intravenous fluids, noting times and amounts on patients' charts.
  • Provided pre- and post-operative nursing care.
  • Collaborated with multi-disciplinary staff to improve overall patient care and response times.
  • Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients.
Education and Training
Practical Nurse: Nursing, Expected in 06/1998
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Oswego County BOCES - Mexico, NY,
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EMT Certification: , Expected in 05/1998
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NYS Emergency Service - ,
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: Behavioral Sciences, Expected in
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Cayuga County Community College - Auburn, NY
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School Attended

  • Oswego County BOCES
  • NYS Emergency Service
  • Cayuga County Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • SR LPN
  • LPN Team Lead
  • Triage Nurse
  • LPN

Degrees

  • Practical Nurse
  • EMT Certification
  • Some College (No Degree)

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