nursing unit coordinator resume example with 7+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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  • Quality Nursing care
  • Strong clinical judgement
  • Clinical and communication skills
  • Skin and wound care
  • Administer IV, IM, SQ, PO, inhalant administration
  • Specimen collection and preparation
  • Interdisciplinary team collaboration
  • Patient and family advocate
  • Positive attitude
  • Decision-making
  • Flexible
  • Coordination
Professional Experience
Nursing Unit Coordinator, 10/2020 to Current
State Of IowaEstherville, IA,
  • Demonstrated knowledge and clinical expertise to effectively supervise nursing activities and achieve optimal patient outcomes in subacute department and nursing home.
  • Enforced organization policies and exercised non-biased judgment while leading nursing staff in fiscally sound patient care, recordkeeping and professional communication.
  • Cultivated positive relationships with patients families, and staff addressed concerns or complaints, and maintained confidentiality of patient information.
  • Mentored new employees on health procedures and medication administrations and delivered constructive feedback to increase understanding of job duties.
  • Managed daily operations within assigned unit by supporting continuous delivery of excellent services and care.
  • Conducted daily performance audit of nursing staff to monitor progress and productivity and recommend corrective or disciplinary actions.
  • Improved operational efficiencies, managing new orders, and changes while coordinating logistics to verify delivery dates.
  • Distributed company correspondence, including memos and updates to reinforce and apprise departments objectives and developments.
Charge Registered Nurse, 01/2019 to 10/2020
Virginia MasonSeattle, WA,
  • Monitored delivery of patient care for Kau and Reflections unit, including implementation of care plans.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular. IV medications and wound care to patients and monitored responses.
  • Oversaw delivery of high-quality, cost-effective care with focus on patient safety, comfort and dignity.
  • Maintained comprehensive patient care plans and monitored staffs' implementation of physician's orders.
  • Built and maintained excellent rapport with patients and loved ones.
  • Coordinated care with physicians and other clinical staff to prepare for treatment, carry out interventions and enhance continuum of care to deliver comprehensive services.
  • Imparted medical, operational and patient care knowledge to junior nurses to maximize performance and quality of team operations.
  • Immunized patients against influenza and pneumonia to protect vulnerable populations from serious illnesses.
  • Conducted patient assessments and diagnostic tests to provide physician with important patient health information.
  • Built and maintained strong working relationships between nursing department and other discipline.
  • Monitored patient status and treatment progress, reporting observations to physicians.
  • Assessed and assisted patients with diverse range and comorbid chronic diagnoses, including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, congestive heart failure (CHF), cerebrovascular accidents (CVA), diabetes, and sepsis.
  • Educated patients, caregivers, and families on diagnoses, treatment.
  • Coordinated, facilitated and performed patient admissions, transfers and discharges.
  • Skilled in peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC), and implanted vascular access device.
  • Precepted new staff nurses to provide education on hospital policies and procedures, patient care skills, medical procedures and techniques and patient assessments and interventions.
  • Answered patient questions and calls, identified issues and determined how best to provide assistance within parameters established by facility and supervisor.
  • Collaborated with multidisciplinary healthcare specialists to devise, implement, and modify plans of care defining patient outcome goals
  • Documented and evaluated effectiveness of care plans and interventions.
  • Educated patients on wound and disease self-management techniques.
Registered Nurse, 01/2018 to 12/2018
The Waters Senior LivingCanonsburg, PA,
  • Monitored and recorded patient condition, vital signs, recovery progress and medication side effects.
  • Immunized patients against influenza and pneumonia.
  • Maintained composure and efficiency during rapid response situation and emergency codes.
  • Collected lab specimens, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests and lab results.
  • Maintained personal and team compliance with medication administration standards and patient care best practices.
  • Administered oral, intramuscular and IV medications to patients and monitored responses.
  • Consistently assessed and evaluated patients' health needs by coordinating across medical disciplines to create, implement and modify personalized care plans.
  • Oversaw patient admission and discharge processes.
  • Administered scheduled medications and therapies intravenously, rectally, orally, subcutaneously or via intramuscular injections while overseeing pain management plans.
  • Monitored and managed various treatment and care interventions, including IV administration, wound and ostomy care and catheter insertion.
  • Trained new nurse hires to meet patient service goals, champion standards of care and improve patient overall satisfaction.
Hospice Registered Nurse, 01/2014 to 12/2017
Providence Health & ServicesKodiak, AK,
  • Counseled and listened to patients and loved ones, offering emotional support and kindness to help with end-of-life transition and education on patient care options. .
  • Delivered respectful, compassionate care to each patient and family through dedicated listening, kind words and palliative care.
  • Created and applied tailored care plans that would meet each patient's individualized needs.
  • Guided patients' loved ones and caregivers in such tasks as pain management, wound care and medication dosing.
  • Utilized effective interpersonal, writing and active listening skills to build and cultivate positive relationships with patients, caregivers and physicians.
  • Treated patients by administering various types of medications and therapies.
  • Maintained adequate health supplies to meet expected patient needs.
  • Assessed patient conditions, monitored behaviors and updated supervising physicians with observations and concerns.
  • Monitored diet, physical activity, behaviors and other patient factors to assess conditions and adjust treatment plans.
  • Documented all therapies to keep patient charts up-to-date.
  • Helped patients and families feel comfortable during challenging and stressful situations.
  • Participated in continuing education programs to enhance training and nursing knowledge.
  • Advocated for patient needs with interdisciplinary team and implemented outlined treatment plans.
  • Answered patient and love ones questions and provided materials for further information.
Associate of Science: Nursing, Expected in 03/2008
Solano College - Fairfield, CA,
Bachelor of Science: Mathematics, Expected in 03/1992
University Of Santo Tomas - Manila, Philippines,

Dedicated Nursing Unit Manager with progressive nursing management experience in subacute and senior care settings. Committed to up-to-date, compassionate and attentive patient care. Offering demonstrated success in team leadership, organizational problem-solving and customer service. Successful at overseeing team performance and allocating resources to meet workflow and demand. Excellent conflict resolution skills with proven ability to defuse high-stress situations. Highly dependable, ethical and reliable support and leader in blending advanced organizational, technical acumen.

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School Attended

  • Solano College
  • University Of Santo Tomas

Job Titles Held:

  • Nursing Unit Coordinator
  • Charge Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse
  • Hospice Registered Nurse


  • Associate of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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