director of nursing resume example with 9+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Seasoned Nursing Director with team-building expertise, superior clinical skills and sound judgment honed over 9 years of nursing experience. Systematically build teams, manages productivity and participates in process improvement and quality improvement projects with a decisive approach and strong multitasking skills. Demonstrated success in enhancing team performance to boost patient care outcomes, productivity, and team building. Attentive nursing professional presenting high level of nursing management. Considered hardworking and driven. Ready for new opportunity to expand my nursing role. Dynamic Nursing Director bringing critical thinking, analysis and medical knowledge to deliver superior care in high-pressure environments. Prioritizes clinical and operational tasks in fast-paced settings. Well versed in EHR.

  • Patient Care
  • Scheduling
  • Staff Development
  • Policy and Procedure Adherence
  • In-Service Education Planning
  • Patient Treatment Planning
  • Staff Management
  • Patient Care Oversight
  • Quality Management
  • Quality Improvement Activities
  • Work Planning and Prioritization
  • Team Meetings
  • Process Improvement
  • Nursing Protocols
  • Policies Compliance Enforcement
  • Acute Care
  • Multidisciplinary Collaboration
  • Employee Performance Evaluations
  • Regulatory and Statutory Compliance
  • Nursing Staff Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Interdepartmental Functions Coordination
  • Quality Assurance
  • Issue Resolution
  • Recruiting and Hiring
  • Critical Thinking
  • Employee Coaching
  • EMR Software
Work History
10/2021 to Current
Director of Nursing Mvp Recruitment, Llc Hartford, CT,
  • Collaborated with staff, management and external groups to coordinate patient care.
  • 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.
  • Performed rounds to observe care and interview staff, residents and families.
  • Recruited and developed over 10 quality individuals to develop accountable top quality staff.
  • Used EPSI and C2 Healthcare to maintain department budgets and record expenses.
  • Participated in management team meetings to discuss resident status, census changes and resident complaints or concerns.
  • Evaluated work performance of 40 nursing personnel to determine wage increases and implement discipline.
  • Communicated with patients, ensuring that medical information was kept private.
  • Monitored and inspected staff processes to eliminate hazards posed for both residents and staff while ensuring continuous compliance with regulations.
  • Participated in a Bloodstream Sterility improvement project
  • Participated in an OR to ICU process improvement project
  • Developed a sterile ultrasound intravenous catheter insertion kit waiting to be piloted
  • Epic Credentialed Trainer. Assisted with developing tracking reports for compliance with documentation of care associated with bloodstream sterility
03/2019 to 10/2021
Nursing Supervisor Catholic Medical Center Manchester, NH,

Supervisor of Nursing in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit. I assure high quality care is delivered to our patients. I serve as a role model and resource for our staff. I assist my director with the scheduling of the unit staff. I investigate any pressure ulcer, clabsi, or cauti events to determine better practice methods to decrease the rate of hospital acquired complications. I handle issues with families grievances. I ensure appropriate communication between multidisciplinary teams for all the patients on our unit. I assure staff members communicate effectively and work as a team. I assist my director in establishing more cost effective practice on our unit to reduce the waste of supplies. I ensure our unit is compliant with JCO policies. I also deliver high quality patient care.

06/2014 to 03/2019
Registered Nurse, ICU Mid-Columbia Medical Center Hood River, OR,

Delivered direct, high quality, patient care to our patients. Served frequently as a charge nurse during the 2017-2019 years. Responsible for making staff assignments and determining admit placement on the unit to best fit staffing at the time. Also At that time handled any issues that arose when the director or supervisor was not available.

06/2013 to 06/2014
Registered Nurse Good Samaritan Society Greeley, CO,

Delivered direct patient care to medical-surgical patients focusing on those with renal impairment. Communicated with multidisciplinary teams to ensure high quality patient care.

Expected in 12/2014 to to
Bachelors Of Science In Nursing : Nursing
Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University - Baton Rouge, LA
Expected in 05/2013 to to
Associates Of Science In Nursing : Nursing
L.E. Fletcher Technical Community College - Schriever, LA

CCRN certified since 12/1/2019

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School Attended

  • Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University
  • L.E. Fletcher Technical Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Director of Nursing
  • Nursing Supervisor
  • Registered Nurse, ICU
  • Registered Nurse


  • Bachelors Of Science In Nursing
  • Associates Of Science In Nursing

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