Administrator Director Of Nursing resume example with 7+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Executive Profile

High integrity, energetic Administrator-Director of Nursing Texas branches who created strategic alliances with organization leaders to effectively align with and support key business initiatives. Built and retained high performance teams by hiring, developing and motivating skilled professionals.

Diverse industry expertise exceeding revenue goals, increasing census, while maintaining high quality patient care.Versed in all aspects of marketing campaigns from concept development to execution and launch.

Skill Highlights
  • Built a solid track record of success leading start ups, turnarounds and rapid growing companies.
  • Strategic planning: Turned around under performing home health agencies survey results, increased census and increased revenue.
  • Business Development: Established multiple business relationships with assisted living facilities, rehab hospitals, SNF's and various acute care hospital case managers.
  • Initiated community health fairs, and published health teachings in the Emeritus Senior Living monthly magazine.
Professional Experience
2013 to 06/2014 Administrator-Director of Nursing Homecall Of Stillwater Inc | Stillwater, OK,
  • Increased patient census by 89% in 1 year by acquiring new referral sources, repairing existing relationships by performing high quality care, and hiring clinicians that followed companies mission and vision.
  • Developed, maintained, and implemented nursing policies and procedures that conform to current standards of nursing practice, facility philosophy, and operational policies while maintaining compliance with state and federal laws and regulations
  • Educated SN/PT/OT/HCA/MSW on Medicare guidelines for homecare and motivated staff.
  • Direct oversight of Houston and Fort Worth location.
  • Ensured agency was survey successful.
  • Moved agency to location that would allow visibility to increase business.

09/2011 to 2014 Administrator/Director Bristol Hospice | Minden, LA,
  • Plan the overall development and administration of the branch as set forth in Medicare conditions of participation.
  • Ensures the overall financial stability and met financial goals. Highest profits and census in Texas.
  • Spearheaded leadership changes, organizational move and agency restructuring.
05/2011 to 09/2011 Promoted-Alternate Adminstrator/ Alt Director of Nursing Homecall Of Stillwater Inc | Stillwater, OK,
  • To direct the activities of Agency Operations at the branch level to ensure services are provided at quality levels consistent with professional standards and goals of the Agency.
  • Reviews weekly schedule, ensure that all patients are assigned.
  • Review and co-signs all inter-office communications/verbal orders from field staff.
  • Ensure that infection control report form is completed when applicable.
  • Comply with all policies and procedures of the Agency.
  • Assist with orientation/in-service education programs for all field staff Ensure proper maintenance of medical records as prescribed and in compliance with local, state, and federal laws.
09/2010 to 05/2011 Promoted-Alternate Director of Nursing Universal Health Services | Newark, DE,
  • Directs the activities of Agency Clinical Operations at the branch level to ensure that services are provided at quality levels consistent with professional standards and goals of the Agency.
  • Adheres to all policies and procedures and maintain standards of practice and documentation that are consistent with State and Medicare regulations.
  • Ensures that care delivery meets the needs of the patient, and follows professional standards of practice.
  • Promoted working relationships with community agencies and with other establishment departments.
  • Established personnel qualification requirements, initiates in- service programs, and other personnel management tasks.
06/2010 to 09/2010 RN Case Manager Southwest Home Health | City, STATE,
  • Facilitated team conference to update filed staff on any changes related to patient care or problems, review agency policies and procedures and provided staff with mini In-service resources related to field staff specialty to include monthly home health aides in-services.
  • Complied with all Federal and State regulatory and accreditation standards.
  • Identified patient and field staff problems, provided solutions.
  • Work closely with clinical Director to promote open communication, respect, professionalism, and team concepts.
  • Performed as patient advocate between the field staff, physician, other disciplines, referral resources, and other involved agencies.
  • Performed Skilled Oasis visits and clinical care including IV, Wound Vac, Ostomy, and disease management.
02/2009 to 03/2010 Clinical Supervisor Pinnacle Senior Care | City, STATE,
  • Review oasis for accuracy, ICD9 coding, plan of treatment, approving for physician signature.
  • Ensured notes are billable, and nurse is focusing on primary need for home health, and communicating all changes in status.
  • Performed home visit assessments, with PICC line care, medication administration, diabetes management, complex wound care.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of wound care, and ensure all physician orders.
  • Maintains open lines of communication with all members of the healthcare team.
  • Performs and documents intermittent skilled nursing visits as needed.
  • Supervises patient care schedules to ensure continuity and quality and productivity.
  • Utilization review, Supervise employee schedules to ensure productivity and accuracy and authorizes payroll.
  • Process RAP and Final billing, calculation of episodes, conduct case conference on weekly bases, and communicates effectively with members of interdisciplinary team.
  • Able to work with a variety of personalities to ensure quality patient care, and good outcomes following all Medicare/State standards.
08/2008 to 02/2009 RN II Med- Surg Telemetry Memorial Hermann Northeast | City, STATE,
  • Performed delivery of nursing care in med-surg telemetry setting via the nursing process.
  • Practice within Nursing Standards of Practice and follow standards of patient care & policies and procedures.Initiate a patient plan of care on admission and revise as needed based on patient care standards.Medication administration, IV, IM, telemetry monitoring, wound care, start IV.
  • Assist patient, physician and peers in determining long and short term goals for patient and formulating a plan to work toward these goals.
  • Followed JCAHO standards.
  • Ensured quality compassionate care of all patients.
12/2007 to 03/2009 RN Case Manager In Home Health | City, STATE,
  • Performed OASIS, SCICS, recerts, discharges, and ROC/SOC using Kinnser Performed admission assessment within 24 hours of referral or patients return to his/her residence unless physician orders are different or at the request of patient or family.
  • Develop a written plan of care for each patient in the assigned caseload, coordinated care with physician, office and field staff and disciplines involved in patient care.
  • Assess patent's condition, initiates plan of care, re-evaluates and updates as necessary, all using computerized charting.
  • Performed patient care responsibilities considering needs specific to the standard of care for patients age, and learning style.
  • Turned in all paperwork in timely manner, care included IV, wound care, insulin administration, and teaching based on medications and diagnosis, ensuring all LVN's were following plan of care.
02/2007 to 03/2008 Charge Nurse Davita Dialysis | City, STATE,
  • Primary responsibilities include supervising direct patient care, as well as performing patient assessment, development and administration of dialysis plans, patient data analysis, administering medications, fluid therapy/blood products, all per physicians orders.
  • Assist with teammate and patient scheduling, training new teammates, as well as preparing, monitoring and maintaining dialysis machines, and infection control.
  • Served as Infection Control Manager with intricate understanding of the mechanics of dialysis, regardless of type; assessing vital signs; discussing patient concerns and answering questions relevant to care; overseeing dialysis from start to finish; and monitoring patient reaction to treatment.
  • Other important duties include verifying that patients are taking all prescribed medications, advising doctors of any significant change in patients' health and working closely with others on the dialysis team.
Expected in 2005 Bachelors Degree | Nursing Prairie View A & M University, Houston, Texas GPA:

Market growth, Service Quality Improvement, Hard worker, Change implementation, Team leadership, EMR, Utilization management.

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School Attended

  • Prairie View A & M University

Job Titles Held:

  • Administrator-Director of Nursing
  • Administrator/Director
  • Promoted-Alternate Adminstrator/ Alt Director of Nursing
  • Promoted-Alternate Director of Nursing
  • RN Case Manager
  • Clinical Supervisor
  • RN II Med- Surg Telemetry
  • RN Case Manager
  • Charge Nurse


  • Bachelors Degree

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