Nurse Manager resume example with 4+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Organized Nurse Manager dedicated to maintaining high-performance and quality-driven healthcare units. Well-versed in evaluating staff performance, conducting education programs and developing departmental budgets. Strong communicator and tactical planner with top skills in problem-solving and conflict management.

  • Medical Administration
  • Hiring and Terminations
  • Patient Counseling
  • Medical Records Management
  • Staff Coaching and Mentoring
  • Critical Thinking
  • Patient Care
  • Task Delegation
  • Treatment Planning
  • Case Review
  • Discharge Planning
  • Strong Clinical Judgment
  • LOC Assessments
  • Patient Education and Advocacy
  • Blood Draw and Sample Collection
  • Patient Care Assessment
  • Clear Patient Communication
  • Patient Examination
  • Monitoring Vital Signs
  • Care Coordination
  • Compassionate and Caring
  • Medication Administration
  • Creative Problem Solving
Nurse Manager, 08/2021 to Current
DchTuscaloosa, AL,
  • Collaborated with department managers to correct problems and improve services.
  • Established and maintained positive relationships with residents, physicians, hospital staff, patients and families.
  • Supervised daily nursing activities and general operations while delivering exceptional care and building solid nursing teams for Brooke Army Medical Center with more than 29 beds.
  • Maintained quality care systems, standards and HIPAA confidentiality.
  • Handled probationary and annual performance evaluations for nursing staff.
  • Completed daily rounds of nursing department while upholding acceptable nursing standards.
  • Attended facility education workshops and programs.
  • Pursued opportunities and leveraged expertise to optimize patient care, improve outcomes and optimize performance of nursing team members.
  • Oversaw nursing operations for 29-bed Medical-Surgical Telemetry Unit unit with staff of 70+ people
  • Received and investigated complaints from families, patients and clinical staff, devising solutions to multifaceted challenges.
  • Performed personnel interviewing, hiring, disciplinary actions and dismissals.
  • Monitored staff performance and provided coaching and formal counseling to staff.
  • Provided strong leadership and guidance to nurses.
  • Mentored and coached nursing staff, listening to concerns and providing counsel.
Assistant Nurse Manager, 05/2020 to 07/2021
Good Shepherd HospiceBabylon, NY,
  • Supported Nurse Manager with employee development and care quality management.
  • Oversaw nursing operations for Surgical-Trauma Progressive Care unit, delivering leadership, assistance and management for staff of 75.
  • Collaborated with physicians and other staff to maintain continuum of care.
  • Kept close eye on department operations to maintain coverage of needs.
  • Administered disciplinary action for employee performance deficiencies, infractions and conduct issues after consulting with employees and HR staff.
  • Evaluated and resolved potential patient safety issues with consideration to age and disability.
  • Incorporated evidence-based nursing into practice environment.
  • Cared for patients directly with various nursing tasks such as administering medication.
  • Managed performance of 20 government civilian nursing staff, reviewing task completion, prioritization and report quality.
  • Applied clinical judgment and comprehensive knowledge of facility policies to assist floor nurses with patient care decisions.
  • Received and investigated complaints from families, patients and clinical staff, devising solutions to multifaceted challenges.
  • Performed personnel interviewing, hiring, disciplinary actions and dismissals.
  • Provided case management, milieu management and emergency intervention.
Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Unit, 05/2018 to 05/2020
Nyu Langone Medical CenterNew York City, NY,
  • Set up equipment, tools and supplies for procedures and organize instruments as directed in surgeons' preference cards.
  • Collaborated with physicians and staff in other disciplines.
  • Administered medications and treatments as directed and as appropriate for patient's medical care in collaboration with multi-disciplinary team.
  • Assessed and prepared patients for procedures, performing initial and ongoing patient assessments.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
  • Observed patient's heart rate, blood pressure and respiration for signs of distress.
  • Recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Maintained thorough, accurate and confidential documentation in electronic medical records.
  • Exhibited professionalism and leadership to peers by participating in professional activities and continuing education.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Updated charts throughout shifts with current, accurate information to maintain strict recordkeeping standards.
  • Conducted intake assessments with patients and relatives to gather case history.
  • Created, implemented and evaluated patient care plans with medical team.
  • Provided patient and family health education focusing on self-management, prevention and wellness.
  • Administered medications and treatments, monitoring patients for reactions and side effects.
  • Maintained personal and team compliance with medication administration standards and patient care best practices.
Education and Training
Master of Science: Nursing, Expected in 08/2022
University of Arlinton - Arlington, TX,
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, Expected in 05/2009
Duquesne University - Pittsburgh, PA
  • Board Certified Medical-Surgical, Brooke Army Medical Center - 2013

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School Attended

  • University of Arlinton
  • Duquesne University

Job Titles Held:

  • Nurse Manager
  • Assistant Nurse Manager
  • Registered Nurse, Medical-Surgical Unit


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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