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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary

Patient-focused [Job Title] offering [Number]-year background driving quality improvements and coaching nursing staff to reach full potential. Strong organizational, communication and multitasking abilities. Expertise in managing medical records, evaluating staff performance and developing continued care plans. Strategic [Job Title] recognized for reducing nursing staff turnover rate [Number]% through [Action]. Coordinates [Number]-person staff, develops and delivers training materials on infection control and medication administration, and controls operating budget of $[Amount]. Certified in [Area of certification] and [Area of certification]. Kind and personable professional with [Number] years of experience in healthcare industry. 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.

Skills
  • Multidisciplinary team collaboration
  • Accreditation coordination
  • Recruiting and Hiring
  • Profitability strategies
  • Shift Scheduling
  • Behavioral Health
  • Budget Management
  • Long-term Care
  • Quality Improvement
  • Patient education and counseling
Work History
03/2017 to Current Director of Nursing, Corrections Ochsner Health System | Hammond, LA,
  • Executed on-time and under-budget project management on customer service issues for senior leadership.
  • Recruited and developed over 10 quality individuals to develop accountable top quality staff.
  • Supervised staff in the care of 900 inmates in maximum security.
  • Vaccinated patients to protect individuals from measles, pneumonia, influenza and other illnesses of concern.
  • Participated in education activities, including evidence-based practice project implementation, nursing competency development and nursing simulation activities.
  • Performed ongoing assessments to evaluate mental health needs, working with multidisciplinary team to develop, initiate, manage and modify individualized plans of care.
  • Audited charts and reviewed clinical documents to verify accuracy.
02/2016 to 03/2017 RN Case Manager Medical Search International | Raleigh, NC,
  • Applied nursing expertise to meet needs of 50-60 mentaly disabled clients to ensure successful growth of independent living.
  • Performed ongoing assessments to evaluate mental health needs, working with multidisciplinary team to develop, initiate, manage and modify individualized plans of care.
  • Educated family members and caregivers on patient care instructions.
  • Conducted ongoing monitoring and evaluations of behaviors and conditions, and updated clinical supervisors with current information.
  • Audited charts and reviewed clinical documents to verify accuracy.
05/2013 to 05/2016 RN Floor Nurse Hca | Jacksonville, FL,
  • Established compassionate environment by providing psychological, emotional and spiritual support to patients and families.
  • Administered basic patient care and treatments by dressing wounds, treating bedsores, giving enemas and performing catheterizations.
  • Managed medication cart and dispensed pills, oral therapies and intramuscular injections to patients long term care facility.
  • Reported health status concerns to senior nursing staff and clinicians for review.
  • Delivered treatments and direct nursing care according to physicians' orders in nursing home environment.
  • Administered medication such as insulin and monitored patients' responses to detect problems.
  • Utilized EMR to document nursing assessments, treatments, medications and discharge instructions.
  • Supported patients in completing activities of daily living such as dressing, grooming and shower assistance.
  • Maintained accurate records of residents' healthcare treatments and responses.
01/2014 to 03/2016 RN Psychiatric Mineral Area Regional Medical Center | City, STATE,
  • Arging support to provide comprehensive care to over 10 patients daily.
  • Performed patient assessments to monitor expected response to medications, altering treatment plans as needed.
  • Monitored vital signs, nutritional intake and signs and symptoms of complications to report deviations to supervisor.
  • Responded to numerous volatile situations and violent outbreaks to restore safety and security of patients and staff.
  • Administered medication and treatments to patients to observe and record responses.
  • Provided direct quality care to patients by monitoring, recording and evaluating psychiatric conditions.
  • Oversaw care of suicidal patients and acted swiftly to reduce risk of harm to themselves or others.
  • Conducted therapy for mentally ill patients in group and individual settings to assist patients in achieving normalcy.
Education
Expected in 05/2013 Associate of Applied Science | Registered Nurse Southeast College of Nursing And Applied Science, Cape Girardeau, MO, GPA:
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School Attended

  • Southeast College of Nursing And Applied Science

Job Titles Held:

  • Director of Nursing, Corrections
  • RN Case Manager
  • RN Floor Nurse
  • RN Psychiatric

Degrees

  • Associate of Applied Science

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