nurse supervisor admission nurse resume example with 20+ years of experience

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REGISTERED NURSE, BSN, MDS CERTIFICATION – HEALTHCARE SECTOR Dedicated and patient-focused registered nurse with extensive experience working with adult and geriatric populations. Offering strong leadership and team building skills, exceptional capacity to multi-task in a fast paced environment and demonstrated ability to care for patients with medically complex needs. Expertise Highlights Strong knowledge of pharmaceuticals Infection Control Palliative Care Accurate & timely documentation Wound Care PICC line insertion & procedures Patient & family education Discharge Planning 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.

  • Jessica Claire, RN, BSN - Resume Page 2
  • Case Review
  • Discharge Planning
  • Strong Clinical Judgment
  • Patient Counseling
  • Corrective Action Implementation
  • Task Delegation
  • Staff Coaching and Mentoring
  • Emergency Response
  • Staff Supervision
  • Treatment Planning
  • Medical Administration
  • LOC Assessments
  • Critical Thinking
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Patient Care
  • Patient Education and Advocacy
  • Decision Making
  • In-Service Programs
  • Employee Supervision
  • Time Management
  • Risk Management
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Employee Performance Evaluations
  • Interdepartmental Functions Coordination
Education and Training
University of Massachusetts - Boston Boston, MA Expected in 05/1998 Bachelor of Science : Nursing - GPA :
UMASS BOSTON, MA Expected in Bachelor of Science : Nursing - GPA :
, Expected in Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) – American Red Cross; MDS Certification - St. Joseph’s : - GPA :
Orchard Park, NY, 12/2001 - Current
  • Oversee nursing care and management of 40 patients placed in both ST and LT care
  • Ensure timely administration of medications and treatments, accurate documentation and patient satisfaction through prompt answering of call lights, explanation of care and communication
  • Ensure daily morning and afternoon nursing reports for all incoming/outgoing shifts
  • Provide supervision and assistance to staff nurses and CNA’ s, including education and in-services
  • Address and follow-through on any patient/family complaints or concerns
  • Provide regular chart audits to ensure accurate and timely documentation
  • Daily Admission of new patients and ensure appropriate plan of care to provide optimal care
University Village - Admission Nurse
Tulsa, OK, 12/1999 - 04/2020
  • Provide care for patients on both short-term rehab and long-term care units
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary team on patient assessments, care plans, and discharge planning
  • Excellent assessment skills and extensive experience with wound care, PICC lines, infection control and end-of-life care
  • Strong knowledge of DPH standards with accurate and proficient documentation
  • Assist and support staff with providing timely, quality care
  • Provide daily wound care, wound measurements and dressing changes to medically fragile patients
  • Collaborate with hospice and palliative care teams to provide effective pain management, support & education to patients and families, and ensure comfort during end-of-life
  • Daily communication with PCP and interdisciplinary team on discharge planning needs, patient/family teaching, and continuity of care in the community.
  • Gathered entire medical histories and information related to patient's treatment procedure.
  • Supported patients' families and caregivers with education, information and emotional reassurance.
  • Recorded care information accurately and completely in electronic data system.
  • Coordinated services with physicians for comprehensive patient care.
  • Completed follow-up phone calls to provide referrals and data according to patient's needs.
  • Discussed discharge planning and post-operation requirements with family and patients.
  • Monitored patient's vital signs and initiated corrective action for adverse symptomatology.
  • Interviewed pre-operative patients to gather data for admission planning, pre-admission screening and teaching.
  • Interpreted X-rays, labs and EKGs to notify physician of abnormal results.
  • Helped patients and families feel comfortable during challenging and stressful situations, promoting recovery and reducing compliance issues.
  • Advocated for patient needs with interdisciplinary team and implemented outlined treatment plans.
  • Observed strict safety measures, including checking medication dosages before administration to patients.
  • Coordinated with healthcare team to establish, enact and evaluate patient care plans.
  • Delivered information regarding care and medications to patients and caregivers in comprehendible terminology.
  • Maintained infection control logs, streamlined charting process and improved patient outcomes through training and leadership.
  • Evaluated and adjusted life support equipment, tubing and peripheral devices providing critical assistance to fragile patients.
Universal Health Services - Charge Nurse
Remote, MO, 04/1999 - 12/2017
  • Assessed and assisted patients with diverse range and comorbid chronic diagnoses.
  • Built and maintained strong working relationships between nursing department and other disciplines.
  • Coordinated and performed patient admissions, transfers and discharges.
  • Oversaw medication administration, monitored distribution and documented responses.
  • Educated patients, caregivers and families on diagnoses, treatment and disease prevention.
  • Collaborated with multidisciplinary healthcare specialists to devise, implement and modify plans of care defining patient outcome goals
  • Supported physicians and consultants with tests and procedures.
  • Audited patient charts in real-time, verifying accuracy and completion of information.
  • Organized and delegated tasks during rapid response and high-pressure code situations.
  • Distributed assignments to RNs, LPNs and resident advisors, guided work and delivered training to promote proper care standards for patients.
  • Assessed unit patients from admission to discharge.
  • Trained and mentored new RNs on best practices, hospital policies and standards of care.
  • Conferred with patients to obtain medical history, discuss procedures and answer questions.
  • Met with administrator to discuss patient care status, issues and information.
University Village - Unit Manager
Tulsa, OK, 12/1999 - 09/2017
  • Mentored nursing staff and set unit goals and standards.
  • Analyzed patients records to determine efficiency and effectiveness of care.
  • Initiated audit process to evaluate thoroughness of documentation and maintenance of facility standards.
  • Oversaw resident care to promote quality physical, mental and psychological treatment.
  • Identified and oriented new staff members before deployment to assigned stations.
City, STATE, 12/1998 - 12/2009
  • Provided daily care to both ST and LT patients, including medication administration, ordered treatments, and observation/documentation of medical condition and/or change in condition
  • Accurately obtain and document patient history and reconcile medication lists
  • Provided routine care, including daily blood pressures, blood sugars, dressing changes, wound care, and behavior management.

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School Attended

  • University of Massachusetts - Boston

Job Titles Held:

  • Admission Nurse
  • Charge Nurse
  • Unit Manager


  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) – American Red Cross; MDS Certification - St. Joseph’s

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