Staff Rn Nephrology Dialysis Peritoneal Dialysis Registered Nurse resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -
Professional Summary

Dedicated and compassionate Registered Nurse with a 15 year progressive career history in direct patient care, triage, and care coordination in fast-paced environments, seeking a nursing position which enables me to utilize my knowledge and skills. Works well with diverse patient population, consistently developing strong relationships with patients and families through empathetic communication, respectful attitude, and excellent patient care. Team oriented and reliable with clear verbal and written communication skills. Proven ability to remain calm under pressure and skillfully handle high-stress situations. Efficiently coordinates with healthcare professionals to advance patient care and improve outcomes.

  • Medical case management
  • CNA, CMA, and basic medical training Instructor
  • Experience with intellectual disabilities, behavioral, psychological, and seizure disorders
  • Certified IV, CVC, AVF, AVG, therapy
  • Hemodialysis therapy, acute/chronic
  • Peritoneal dialysis exchanges
  • Quality direct patient care
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Strong clinical judgement, critical thinking, and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent Interpersonal skills and communication skills
  • Leadership skills and ability to supervise staff
  • Ability to respond quickly to emergency situations and remain calm and effective
  • POC development
  • Collaborating with Interdisciplinary teams
  • Community Liaison experience
  • Self directed with good judgement skills and high level of personal accountability
Work History
01/2020 to Current
OLOL Regional Medical Center Brandon Nursing And Rehabilitation Center, Llc Brandon, MS,
  • Provides health care, first aid, and emergency medical care for multiple elementary, middle, and high schools.
  • Triage healthcare of students on a daily bases in schools.
  • Evaluates students presenting with disease processes, asthma, diabetes, wounds, etc.
  • Monitors all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity.
  • Monitor, record, and report symptoms or changes in student illnesses, diabetic student's conditions.
  • Assist with carbohydrate counting, insulin calculations and administration, glucose monitoring.
  • Maintain active communication with parents and teachers.
  • Maintains adequate and updated health records.
  • Administers and/or supervises the administration of prescription medications to students.
  • Consult and coordinate with healthcare team members to assess, plan, implement, or evaluate student care plans.
  • Implements the nursing process to develop individualized health care plans/Emergency care plans for students with special health care needs.
  • Provides regular hearing and vision screenings.
  • Provides training or instruction for auxiliary personnel.
02/2017 to 12/2020
Staff RN Nephrology/Dialysis/Peritoneal Dialysis Registered Nurse Southeastern Health Lumberton, NC,
  • Provide safe and effective delivery of hemodialysis treatments for patients in chronic ESRD and acute stages of renal failure
  • Provide initial, PRN, and annual evaluations and documentation, providing appropriate patient referrals
  • Complete patient assessments pre-treatment, during, and post treatment
  • Assess, access, and monitor status of central line heart catheters, AV fistulas, and AV grafts for delivery of hemodialysis treatments
  • Assess, monitor, and evaluate patient responses during hemodialysis treatments, making appropriate adjustments and modifications to the treatment plan as indicated by the prescribing physician or protocol
  • Prepare dialyzer and delivery system for treatment
  • Home therapy hemo and peritoneal dialysis case manager for 15-20 patient case load program
  • Provide home hemo/peritoneal dialysis (CAPD & CCPD) patient and care giver training
  • Attend monthly clinic patient care plan/ID team meetings
  • Monitor patients for severe hypotension and hypertension during treatment
  • Performs and assists in all emergency procedures
  • Provide routine central line heart catheter care and diabetic foot checks
  • Assist physicians in all aspects of patient care, including administering parental and oral medication, adjusting anticoagulants to prevent clotting during treatments, anemia management, administering Influenza, Pneumococcal, TB, Hepatitis B vaccinations and suture removal, as prescribed
  • Implementation of accurate treatment prescriptions including Sodium modeling prescription, and ultrafiltration modeling, where appropriate to ensure stable therapy as prescribed
  • Identify and communicate patient related issues to physician and interdisciplinary team
  • Supervise and delegate tasks to all patient care staff including LPNs, CNAs, and PCTs for the safe and effective delivery of hemodialysis treatments
  • Provide patient education on ESRD, diabetes, hypertension, nutritional and fluid requirements, lab results, access care and management, as well as on the importance of compliance to treatment regimens
  • Review, transcribe, and enter physician orders accurately into the medical information system
  • Ensure appropriate preparation of lab specimens and requisitions
  • Review and assess patient lab values, and disease processes and adjust treatment therapy based on prescriptions
  • Conduct water system checks throughout day per protocol for purification and safety of patients
  • Conduct daily inspections of medications, reviewing medication logs and reports for accuracy
  • Ensure strict infection control and HIPPA compliance
01/2018 to 04/2018
Clinical CNA Instructor Baptist Health South Florida Wellington, FL,
  • St.Amant High School, Dutchtown High School, and East Ascension High Schools
  • Instructed and educated CNA students in learning to provide patient care using evidence based practices
  • Led students in patient care skills lab through explanation, demonstration and instruction
  • Prepared, delegated, and managed clinical assignments to students
  • Directed, managed, and evaluated student's development and learning of skills, performance, and charting in the clinical setting
  • Facilitated students' critical thinking development through explanation, demonstration, and observation while insuring student and patient safety
  • Assured students practiced according to facility policies and procedures
  • Fostered relationships with facility directors, managers, and nursing staff to work in partnership for the best clinical experience
  • Utilized effective time management for clinical instruction
  • Assisted students with conflict resolution
  • Directed pre and post conference discussions
  • Monitored the progress of each student and provided formal evaluation upon completion of clinical
  • Ensured strict infection control and HIPPA compliance
07/2013 to 01/2017
Assistant Director Of Nursing Post Acute Medical Specialty LTCH City, STATE,
  • Managed ten medically fragile and behavioral health community group homes ensuring patients well being both medically and emotionally
  • Developed, implemented, and assessed treatment plans for patient care, chronic illnesses, seizure disorders, behavioral and physiological disorders
  • Completed patient initial, PRN, quarterly, annual, and post hospital assessments
  • Administered medications, treatments, injections, immunizations, and wound care as prescribed
  • Assessed need for, obtained, interpreted, and reported appropriate lab tests
  • Monitored and evaluated the progress and results of residential care
  • Conducted medical chart review audits to ensure physician orders, medical MAR's, immunizations, and patient appointments were up to date, transcribed, and completed correctly
  • Educated patients and staff in appropriate patient care, medical techniques, nutritional health plans, basic medical training, and patient specific training as needed
  • Managed clinic triage and rotating 24hr 7 day a week call for triage of basic medical illnesses, injury, incidents and medical emergencies
  • Effectively supervised CNAs, CMAs, and DSW staff
  • Managed incoming referrals, case conferences, and follow-up appointments for residents
  • Managed patient pharmacy orders and prior authorizations
  • Assisted in compilation of residential reports
  • Participated in interdisciplinary team meetings and interpersonal plan group sessions as needed
  • Liaison for patients and physicians to ensure patient health and wellness
  • Ensured strict infection control and HIPPA compliance
03/2013 to 11/2013
Staff PRN WOC Nurse Prime Care Home Health City, STATE,
  • Developed, implemented, and assessed treatment plans for the prevention and treatment of acute and chronic wounds
  • Collaborated with healthcare team to implement interventions for wound healing and skin breakdown prevention
  • Monitored, evaluate, and documented progress and results of wound care
  • Provided patient education for wound prevention and wound care
  • Ensured strict infection control and HIPPA compliance
04/2012 to 08/2012
Staff LPN North Oaks Health System City, STATE,
  • Completed assessments, health histories, medication reconciliations, and documentation of assigned patients
  • Provided basic patient care and treatments, documenting in accordance with regulations
  • Worked with multidisciplinary team to carry out successful treatment plans for diverse acute and chronic conditions
  • Administered medications, IM /SQ injections, treatments, changed catheters, and wound care as prescribed
  • Provided patient education and explained diagnoses, treatment, and procedures to patients and family members, evaluating to verify understanding
  • Collected patient specimens and blood samples to complete diagnostic and routine laboratory tests as prescribed
  • Liaison for patient and physicians to ensure the best possible patient care
  • Assisted with emergency response for acute patient illness
  • Ordered and monitored stock of medical supplies
  • Ensured strict infection control and HIPPA compliance
07/2010 to 01/2012
Staff LPN Endoscopy/Surgical Services Dr. James Hess, OB/GYN City, STATE,
  • Assisted physicians in endoscopic and surgical procedures anticipating the needs of the physicians during procedures, along with obtaining, preparing, and labeling patient specimens
  • Provided patient care in Pre-op, Intra-op, and Post-op procedures
  • Prepared OR rooms, equipment, instruments, and supplies for scheduled procedures
  • Provided patient education concerning procedures and treatments, ensuring patient understanding of what to expect
  • Processed instruments and equipment for decontamination and sterilization
  • Ensured strict infection control and HIPPA compliance
Expected in
Associate of Science: Nursing, RN
Excelsior College - Albany, NY
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LPN Diploma: Nursing
Louisiana Technical College - Hammond, LA,
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High School Diploma:
Ponchatoula High School - Ponchatoula, LA

Registered Nurse, State of Louisiana-License No. 152235

Certified Nursing Assistant Instructor, State of Louisiana, DHH

Certified Medication Attendant Instructor, State of Louisiana, DHH, OCDD

CPR/BLS certified through the American Heart Association

Certified IV, CVC, AVF ,AVG therapy

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School Attended

  • Excelsior College
  • Louisiana Technical College
  • Ponchatoula High School

Job Titles Held:

  • OLOL Regional Medical Center
  • Staff RN Nephrology/Dialysis/Peritoneal Dialysis Registered Nurse
  • Clinical CNA Instructor
  • Assistant Director Of Nursing
  • Staff PRN WOC Nurse
  • Staff LPN
  • Staff LPN Endoscopy/Surgical Services


  • Associate of Science
  • LPN Diploma
  • High School Diploma

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