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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Skilled nursing professional with more than [Number] years of experience and passion for providing highest quality of behavioral and medical care. Compassionate and empathetic advocate for patients and families. Skillfully assess health status, develop diagnoses and manage care for patients with acute and chronic concerns. Experienced in structured and unstructured environments, smoothly coordinating multiple activities and competing priorities.

Skills
  • Medication and IV administration
  • Patient education
  • Intake and discharge
  • Medication Administration
  • Staff Management
  • Cultural awareness
  • Teamwork
  • Teambuilding
  • Multitasking abilities
  • Flexible & Adaptable
  • Microsoft Office
Education
Western Governors University Salt Lake City, UT Expected in 01/2022 Master of Science : Leadership And Management - GPA :
Western Governors University Salt Lake City, UT Expected in 01/2021 Bachelor of Science : Nursing Leadership And Management - GPA :
Kaplan University Cedar Rapids, IA, Expected in 01/2017 Associate of Science : Nursing - GPA :
Certifications

Seeking CAPA certification May, 2021

Accomplishments
  • Collaborated with team of [Number] in the development of [Project name].
  • Used Microsoft Excel to develop inventory tracking spreadsheets.
  • Supervised team of [Number] staff members.
Work History
Upmc - Staff Nurse
Washington, PA, 12/2017 - Current
  • Assessed medical status of patients pre and post-operation by checking vital parameters and supervising food intake.
  • Established staff schedules and assignments based on facility needs and equipment availability.
  • Precepted student nurses and oriented new hires, providing guidance and mentorship when teaching on hospital policies, emergency procedures and nursing best practices.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Updated patient charts using Epic with data such as medications to keep records current and support accurate treatments.
  • Implemented interventions, including medication and IV administration, catheter insertion and airway management.
  • Delivered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections, monitoring responses to address new concerns.
  • Managed elements of patient care, from admission to discharge or transfer to other units, using nursing expertise to conduct assessments, administer medications, initiate nursing and emergency interventions, contribute to care plan development and educate patients.
Banner Health - Charge Nurse, Surgical Floor
Fort Collins, CO, 12/2017 - Current
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols to optimize performance and safety.
  • Implemented quality patient care techniques to align with safety, health and organizational regulations.
  • Documented medications administered and treatments and procedures performed on appropriate records to protect privacy and confidentiality of patient information.
Wellpath - Nursing Assistant
Atlanta, GA, 03/2013 - 07/2015
  • Engaged in housekeeping tasks by replacing linens and cleaning and sanitizing patient rooms.
  • Provided patients with personal hygiene assistance by giving bedpans, baths, backrubs and assisting with travel to bathroom.
  • Conferred with multidisciplinary healthcare team to help effectively manage patient conditions with regular testing and vitals assessments.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Agreed to take on additional shifts and extra hours during busy periods and holidays to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Transported patients to treatment units and operating rooms by using wheelchairs, stretchers or moveable beds.
  • Reported any unusual or urgent circumstances in patients' condition or environment immediately to [Job Title].
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar to stay on top of symptoms and keep [Job title]s informed of changes.
  • Furthered skills by actively taking part in employee trainings and taking classes in subjects to improve [Skill].
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Wiped down equipment with proper cleaning products after each patient transport to reduce instances of infection.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
UIHC - Psychiatric Nursing Assistant
City, STATE, 06/2010 - 03/2013
  • Maintained best-in-class standards for individualized care in [Number]-bed unit by continuously checking in with patients and families and quickly providing care.
  • Agreed to take on additional shifts and extra hours during busy periods and holidays to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Worked with [Job title] to complete [Number] [Type] and [Type] daily treatments.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Transported patients between rooms and appointments or testing locations.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision.
Affiliations

ASPAN

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School Attended

  • Western Governors University
  • Western Governors University
  • Kaplan University

Job Titles Held:

  • Staff Nurse
  • Charge Nurse, Surgical Floor
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Psychiatric Nursing Assistant

Degrees

  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science

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