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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Compassionate Registered Nurse licensed both in Illinois and California with over 10 years of experience in delivering comprehensive patient care in a Magnet hospital with 300+ bed in the Medical/Surgical Telemetry setting.

Provides culturally sensitive care to a diverse patient population, and able to communicate in English (fluent), Tagalog (native language), and Spanish (intermediate).

Effective Team Leader /Assistant Nurse Manager with 5 years of experience in overseeing daily operations of a 27-bed Medical/Surgical Telemetry unit with a staff of 23 RNs, 6 CNAs, and 3 Clerks.

Proven ability to remain calm under pressure and skillfully handle high-stress emergent situations and challenging patient interactions.

Consistently develops strong relationships with patients and families through empathetic communication, respectful attitude, and excellent customer service.

Commitment to team work, camaraderie in the work place, and joy in the practice of nursing.

  • Licensed RN in CA and IL
  • ACLS certified
  • BLS/ CPR certified
  • Progressive Care Nursing (PCCN) certified
  • Member American Association of Critical Nurses (AACN)
  • Positive behavior modeling
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Strategic decision-making
  • Patient/family centered care
  • Multidisciplinary team collaboration
  • Strong clinical judgment
  • High level of autonomy
  • Staff supervision
  • Effective team leader
Work History
Team Leader Nursing, 06/2014 to 10/2019
Mount Sinai Medical Center Of Miami BeachNY, State,

Team Leader, Nursing Medical/Surgical Telemetry


The Team Leader, Registered Professional Nurse (RN) who assists Nurse Manager with daily operations of a 27 bed unit by providing employee supervision, quality improvement activities, and immediate follow-up to patient, physician and employee issues.

Essential Function:

  • Exercises independent judgment and leadership in daily operations of unit and advises Nurse Manager
  • Functions as Interim Nurse Manager as needed
  • Serves as clinical, educational, and supervisory resource to nursing staff
  • Makes patient/staff assignments based on key factors such as acuity, staff competency and skill mix in order to ensure that quality of care is delivered to patients
  • Manages appropriate utilization of unit resources (i.e. supplies and labor)
  • Provides ongoing partnering with multidisciplinary team by making patient rounds and is responsible to follow up issues/concerns, facilitates an environment of cultural excellence in order to maintain patient, family and physician satisfaction
  • Monitors Quality Assessment and Quality Improvement on monthly basis to ensure appropriate patient care on unit
  • Manages and and resolves unit conflict
  • Collaborates with Manager to investigate, advise, and when appropriate, execute disciplinary action in accordance with policies and procedures
  • Makes ongoing assessment of staff performance and providing individual/team feedback. Monitors real time clinical competence of staff; identifies areas of improvement/opportunity; provides on-the-spot coaching
  • Ensures professional development of self through participation in seminars, certifications, professional affiliations and educational programs to keep abreast of latest trends in their area of expertise
  • Provides direct patient care on unit
Good Shepherd HospiceRocky Point, NY,


Staff Nurse , Registered Professional Nurse (RN) who practices within scope of Nurse Practice Act to ensure delivery of comprehensive, high quality, individualized nursing care, based upon knowledge and experience, nursing process and leadership skills.

Essential Functions:

  • Assesses each patient's biophysical, psychosocial, environment, spiritual, cultural, self-care, educational and discharge planning based on age and development status
  • Develops and prioritizes an outcome directed plan of care to assigned patients and changes as necessary
  • Performs clinical and technical aspects of care in accordance with established policies, procedures, standards of practice and within scope of State Nurse Practice. Documents care per established standards
  • Evaluates effectiveness of nursing interventions
  • Assess patient and family educational needs and ability to participate and learn to achieve patient plan of care through collaboration with other team members
  • Reviews plan of care and consults with physician and other health care providers to adjust plan to assure optimum patient outcomes within scheduled time frame
  • Utilizes caring behaviors of empathy , active listening and cultural sensitivity and supports patient dignity
  • Provides patient/family education
Operating Room Nurse, 07/2002 to 12/2005
Saint Patrick's Hospital Medical CenterCity, STATE,
  • Ensured that all surgical instruments and sponges that were used in procedures were accounted for upon completion of operations
  • Assessed patients prior to surgical procedures by asking questions and detailing medical histories
  • Built relationships with pre- and post-surgical patients through compassionate approach and positive attitude
  • Carried out nursing tasks safely to maintain high level of care that complied with organization's procedures and regulations
  • Performed preoperative assessments on patients and evaluated overall health
  • Kept optimal supply levels in treatment rooms, triage and other areas to meet typical patient loads
  • Assisted surgeons with cutting of tissue, clamping and suturing during operational procedures
  • Monitored surgical patients and delivered quality level of care before, during and after operations to promote positive outcomes
  • Kept count of all surgical instruments and sponges used during operations and procedures
Bachelor of Science in Nursing BSN: , Expected in 03/1996
Golden Gate Colleges - Batangas City, Philippines
  • Awarded Florence Nightingale Award
  • Dean's List
  • Graduated With Distinction
High School: , Expected in 1992
Batangas National High School - Batangas City, Philippines
Elementary: , Expected in 03/1988
Calicanto Elementary School - Batangas City Philippines,

Graduated With Honors (Salutatorian)


Betty Bayona

Director of Nursing

Amita Health,Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center

Chicago IL

Tuyet Anh Ngo, Nurse Manager 6th Floor Med/Surg Tele.

Amita Health Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center

Chicago IL

Debbie Florio, Nurse Manager 6th Floor Med/Surg Tele

Amita Health Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center

Chicago IL

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School Attended
  • Golden Gate Colleges
  • Batangas National High School
  • Calicanto Elementary School
Job Titles Held:
  • Team Leader Nursing
  • Operating Room Nurse
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing BSN
  • High School
  • Elementary