interim assistant nurse manager resume example with 12+ years of experience

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

Dedicated nursing leader with excellent unit management skills. Proficient in quality, cost and care standards focused on maximizing resources and patient satisfaction.

  • Employee Work Scheduling
  • Critical Thinking
  • Process Implementation
  • Policy and Program Development
  • Decision Making
  • Time Management
  • Problem Resolution
  • HIPAA Guidelines
  • Clinical Staff Management
  • Patient Advocacy
  • Nursing Operations Management
Work History
Interim Assistant Nurse Manager, 10/2021 - Current
Peace Health Craig, AK,
  • Supervised, directed and motivated high-quality performance from nursing staff.
  • Trained new nurses in proper techniques, care standards, operational procedures and safety protocols.
  • Updated patient charts with data such as medications to keep records current and support accurate treatments.
  • Engaged and participated in consults, patient care plan development and patient monitoring.
  • Assessed patients to determine individual needs and develop care plans in coordination with multidisciplinary healthcare professionals.
  • Managed nurses and nursing activities in 22 and 40 bed hospital unit by providing comprehensive nursing guidance and maintaining outstanding patient satisfaction and care standards.
  • Reviewed department performance and adjusted coverage to compensate for changing conditions.
  • Investigated and independently resolved complaints from staff, physicians and patients by leveraging clinical judgment and unit management expertise.
  • Evaluated skills of nursing personnel and verified staff certifications for validity.
  • Developed strategy to target nursing and patient satisfaction issues, improve response and patient care quality and suggest actionable improvements to promote hospital-wide quality and safety initiatives .
  • Established and continuously optimized unit schedules and individual work assignments.
Clinical Charge Nurse, 02/2020 - 10/2021
Health First Rockledge, FL,
  • Implemented effective strategies and care plans to improve patient outcomes and meet recovery objectives.
  • Collaborated with multidisciplinary team to evaluate patient data and determine patient care plans.
  • Monitored patients, evaluated results and recommended further courses of treatment to quickly improve patient outcomes.
  • Stayed current with health system initiatives and incorporated evidence-based practice and research into care routine.
  • Encouraged employee participation in redesigning systems and processes to minimize risk of harmful errors.
  • Evaluated nursing practices and processes and made changes.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of technical procedures and proper equipment use.
  • Provided skilled, timely and level-headed emergency response to critically-ill patients.
  • Promoted patient and family comfort during challenging recoveries to enhance healing and eliminate non-compliance problems.
  • Investigated and resolved issues affecting hospital operations and patient care.
  • Educated family members and caregivers on patient care instructions.
  • Reported findings to quality departments after conducting routine restraint audits and worked with team to devise corrective actions for deficiencies.
  • Quickly responded to situations impacting safety and security to unit, actualizing crisis prevention interventions to control and de-escalate situations.
  • Led teams in driving successful patient outcomes by prioritizing standard of care and best practices.
  • Collaborated with leadership to devise initiatives for improving nursing satisfaction, retention and morale.
  • Collaborated closely with case management team to facilitate safe and timely discharges for patients.
Progressive Care Registered Nurse, 10/2010 - 02/2020
Atrium Health Kannapolis, NC,
  • Assessed and coordinated patient discharge planning needs with multidisciplinary healthcare team.
  • Implemented physician orders and tracked progress against care plan to assess results.
  • Promoted patient independence by establishing care goals and teaching patients about conditions, medications, and self-care skills.
  • Conducted continuous cardiac monitoring on patients stepping down from ICU care.
  • Helped team manage patient flow by promoting timely placements for admissions, discharges and transfers.
  • Supported timely diagnostic and ongoing testing by collecting samples.
  • Helped physicians complete bedside procedures to address patient concerns.
  • Monitored patient reactions after administering medications and IV therapies.
  • Managed patients recovering from medical or surgical procedures.
  • Observed and documented patient factors such as diets, physical activity levels and behaviors to understand conditions and effectively modify treatment plans.
  • Cared for patients in 40-bed unit, supporting fellow nurses in delivering outstanding treatment to patients.
Nurse Technician, 06/2009 - 10/2010
Spectrum Health Coopersville, MI,
  • Maximized patient satisfaction by helping individuals carry out personal tasks such as dressing and walking.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Provided activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, ambulating, turning and positioning patients.
  • Provided personal hygiene assistance, giving baths and performing dress changes for patients.
  • Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight.
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 02/2023
Western Governors University - Salt Lake City, UT
Status -
Associate of Science: Nursing, Expected in 10/2010
Eastern Florida State College - Palm Bay, FL,
Status -

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School Attended

  • Western Governors University
  • Eastern Florida State College

Job Titles Held:

  • Interim Assistant Nurse Manager
  • Clinical Charge Nurse
  • Progressive Care Registered Nurse
  • Nurse Technician


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science

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