clinical quality improvement manager resume example with 17+ years of experience

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Professional Summary

Data-driven nursing professional with over seventeen years of nursing experience in various health care settings. Seeks a challenging and varied position that will enable me to capitalize on my professional experience and leadership skills with opportunities for professional growth.

Certifications and Licenses
Registered Nurse
Nurse Executive - Board Certified
Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers
Skill Highlights
  • Project Management
  • Program Sustainment
  • Quality Improvement
  • Team Leadership
  • Clinical Expertise
  • Lean Principles
Education and Training
Institute for Healthcare Improvement Denver, CO Expected in 2016 : Better Quality through Better Measurement - GPA :
Denver Health Lean Academy Denver, CO Expected in 2016 : Coaching for Continuous Improvement - GPA :
Denver Health Lean Academy Denver, CO Expected in 2016 : Lean Analytics - GPA :
Boulder Community Health Boulder, CO Expected in 2012 : LEAN Bronze Certification - GPA :
University of Colorado Anschutz Health and Wellness Center Aurora, CO Expected in 2012 Bachelor of Science : Nursing - GPA :
Johnson and Wales University Providence, RI Expected in 2006 Master of Arts : Teaching - GPA :
Front Range Community College Westminster, CO Expected in 2002 Associate of Science : Nursing - GPA :
Prescott College Prescott, AZ Expected in 1993 Bachelor of Arts : Holistic Health - GPA :
Beaumont Hospitals - Nurse Navigator
Van Buren Township, MI, 09/2018 - Current
  • Provide individualized navigation and care coordination for total shoulder, hip and knee joint replacement surgery patients through the continuum of care.
  • Support and track surgical optimization of over 500 surgical candidates yearly.
  • Manage total joint program and disease specific certification for clinic and in partnership with hospital navigator.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation - Registered Nurse & Board of Directors Secretary
Newport, NH, 03/2018 - 10/2018
  • Volunteered monthly at rotating sites providing assessment, treatment recommendations and over-the-counter medication distribution to homeless patients.
  • Delivered high-quality and compassionate treatment to all patients.
  • Reviewed nursing protocols and assisted with updates throughout organization
Carepoint Health - Clinical Quality Improvement Manager
Bayonne, NJ, 10/2016 - 03/2018
  • Coordinated individual hospital and state-wide trainings to hospital executives and staff for Hospital Improvement Innovation Network clinical topics 
  • Provided project management for multiple quality improvement state wide efforts 
  • Monitored nursing sensitive measures data submissions, compiling work group according to Senate Bill specifications to provide evidence-based best practice recommendations 
  • Representative on State of Colorado Stroke Advisory Board and Newborn Screening Advisory Committee
Us Oncology, Inc. - Assistant Nurse Manager
Campbell, CA, 09/2014 - 10/2016
  • Lead daily operations of seventeen nursing staff members to achieve quality performance in alignment with established standards and metrics. Trained staff in new processes when needed.
  • Collaborated with leadership team in developing performance improvement, initiatives and workforce engagement
  • Created and maintained dashboards with program data for stakeholders
  • Educated staff to new policies and processes
Common Spirit - Telephone Triage Nurse
Belmont, CA, 04/2014 - 10/2014
  • Answered calls for all lines of business meeting designated monthly metrics consistently
  • Utilized Schmitt-Thompson guidelines via LVM software
  • Lead RN responsible for call queue workflow and needed staffing changes
Boulder Community Health - Progressive Care Unit Nurse
City, STATE, 06/2007 - 11/2013
  • Completed preparation and recovery care for cardiac interventions on 24-bed Progressive Care Unit and the Cardiovascular Center
  • Provided education and patient care to meet all quality measures for acute and chronic medical conditions to enhance patient understanding and compliance
  • Founding member of Progressive Care Unit Shared Governance Committee
  • Unit representative on Nurse Practice Council
  • Relief Clinical Lead and New Employee Preceptor
Bradley Hospital - Inpatient Children's Psychiatric Charge Nurse
City, STATE, 10/2004 - 03/2007
  • Charge Nurse for 22-bed inpatient unit
  • Coordinated Milieu Therapists and de-escalation processes
Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center - Women's Care Unit Charge Nurse
City, STATE, 06/2002 - 06/2004
  • Charge Nurse on 20-bed inpatient Women’s Care Unit.
  • Provided postpartum and newborn nursing care as well as post-operative nursing care to gynecological patients
  • Provided Newborn Nursery care and Instructed Infant Safety Class 

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School Attended

  • Institute for Healthcare Improvement
  • Denver Health Lean Academy
  • Denver Health Lean Academy
  • Boulder Community Health
  • University of Colorado Anschutz Health and Wellness Center
  • Johnson and Wales University
  • Front Range Community College
  • Prescott College

Job Titles Held:

  • Nurse Navigator
  • Registered Nurse & Board of Directors Secretary
  • Clinical Quality Improvement Manager
  • Assistant Nurse Manager
  • Telephone Triage Nurse
  • Progressive Care Unit Nurse
  • Inpatient Children's Psychiatric Charge Nurse
  • Women's Care Unit Charge Nurse


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

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