5th floor nursing director resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Healthcare Administrator with proven ability to deliver exemplary level of healthcare service delivery to patients. Coordinate admission and discharge of patients. Plan and implement strategies for developing improved health care management. Proven problem solver and excellent communicator. Strong organizational skills, superb understanding of data collection and performance metrics. Recognized for staff development leading to high performing teams.

  • Information Systems Development
  • Decision Making
  • Expenditure Authorization
  • In-service Programs
  • Service Rates Establishment
  • Budget Development
  • Employee Training Program
  • Financial Reporting Coordination
  • Operating Plans Development
  • Critical Thinking
  • Process Implementation
  • Employee Performance Evaluations
  • Employee Supervision
  • Risk Management
  • Data Analysis
  • Employee Work Scheduling
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Employee Recruitment and Hiring
  • Policy and Program Development
  • Time Management
  • Problem Resolution
  • HIPAA Guidelines
  • Patient Advocacy
  • Clinical Staff Management
Work History
5th Floor Nursing Director, 04/2017 - Current
Emory Healthcare Hapeville, GA,
  • Collaborated with staff, management and external groups to coordinate patient care.
  • Performed rounds to observe care and interview staff, residents and families.
  • Established new policies and updated existing policies to improve standard of care for patients.
  • Developed positive employee relations, incentives and recognition programs to promote teamwork and mutual respect.
  • Established and monitored infection control programs to provide safe, sanitary environment to prevent transmission of disease and infection.
  • Participated in weekly management team meetings to discuss resident status, census changes and resident complaints or concerns.
  • Prepared and reviewed infection control surveillance reports to identify trends and develop effective actions to control and prevent infections.
  • Evaluated work performance of 50 nursing personnel to determine wage increases and implement discipline.
  • Recruited, hired and trained all staff, providing direct supervision, ongoing staff development and continuing education to employees.
  • Communicated with patients, ensuring that medical information was kept private.
  • Developed and updated policies and procedures, maintaining compliance with statutory, regulatory and local, state and federal guidelines relating to HIPAA, benefits administration and general liability.
  • Generated and reviewed incident reports, including employee write-ups, actualizing appropriate corrective action plans to mitigate ongoing and potential situations.
  • Direct day-to-day administrative and operational functions for 200-bed facility, providing guidance and leadership to over 50 employees.
  • Fostered excellence by example by "setting pace" and being hands on mentor to clinical staff.
Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Unit, 06/2001 - 04/2017
Spectrum Health Wayland, MI,
  • Managed elements of patient care from admission to discharge or transfer to other units.
  • Performed various nursing interventions such as wound dressing, vital sign monitoring and specimen collection.
  • Remained calm during high-stress, critical situations, demonstrating sustained focus and problem-solving in real-time.
  • Monitored patient vital signs to perform thorough condition assessments.
  • Effectively prioritized assignments, executing care based on each patient's relative condition and delegating tasks to available personnel deliver safe and efficient care.
  • Worked within interdisciplinary health care team to develop, implement and make adjustments to patient care plans, individualizing strategies and methods to improve health and meet recovery goals.
  • Educated patients and families regarding disease processes, interventions and lifestyle changes.
  • Monitored patients' conditions and reported changes in physical ability, appearance and behavior to discuss treatment with physicians.
  • Provided health education to patients and families regarding discharge instructions and plans of care.
  • Performed routine wound care and dressing changes on schedule.
  • Collaborated with members of patients' healthcare team to deliver appropriate level of care.
  • Administered medications via oral, IV and intramuscular injections and monitored responses.
  • Precepted student nurses and oriented new hires, providing guidance and mentorship when teaching on hospital policies, emergency procedures and nursing best practices.
Nurse Technician, 06/2000 - 06/2001
Williamson Medical Center City, STATE,
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming and other hygiene needs.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar levels.
  • Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Monitored patients' status and reported any identified abnormalities or changes to nursing personnel.
  • Provided activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, ambulating, turning and positioning patients.
Associate of Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/2001
Columbia State Community College - Columbia, TN
Status -
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/2019
Cumberland University - Lebanon, TN
Status -

Certified CPR Instructor

Certified in IV therapy

Certified in ACLS


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School Attended

  • Columbia State Community College
  • Cumberland University

Job Titles Held:

  • 5th Floor Nursing Director
  • Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Unit
  • Nurse Technician


  • Associate of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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