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Patient-focused Director of Nursing with excellent supervising and organizing skills in a large hospital setting. Many years of clinical experience, administration oversight and staff leadership resulting in high-performing medical units and exceptional quality and service standards. Collaborate as part of a team to meet patient needs, apply solution-oriented approach to resolve conflict and work with partners to achieve optimal results. CPR and ACLS certification. Texas RN license - Aug ‘10. 

St. Helena University,
Master of Science, Nursing
Graduated - May 2012
Clearwater University,
Bachelor of Science, Nursing
Graduated - August 2010
Employment History
Edgewater Hospital,
Director of Nursing  August 2012- Present 2018
  • Assess and assist with planning for families and individuals with critical care needs referred healthcare providers
  • Hire, train and manage staff, oversee nursing and PCA schedules
  • Counsel patients and families regarding their continuing care and therapy
  • Effective collaboration with multi-disciplinary teams ensuring continuity of care
  • Consult with physicians on specific cases following hospital policy and state regulations
  • Anticipate and identify problems and makes timely and practical decisions
  • Provide leadership on medical questions, non-routine procedures, and other concerns
  • Monitor medication passes and treatment schedules to ensure that medications are being administered as ordered and that treatments are provided as scheduled
  • Analyze and streamline nursing procedures and processes for efficiency
Costa Medical Center
Director of Nursing  June 2010 - August 2012
  • Evaluates and documents staff performance and provides counseling and constructive feedback in an objective manner
  • Schedule and conduct orientation, training, staff evaluations and compliance meetings per hospital policy
  • Assists in the development of continued care plans as necessary to include patient education and prevention programs
  • Collaborates with members of the health care team to provide ongoing treatments plans and discharge planning
  • Provide leadership on medical questions, non-routine procedures, and other concerns
  • Review medical records and identify needed improvements
Hobbies & Interests
  • Member of American Nurses Association
  • Red Cross donor and volunteer for blood drives
  • 5K Marathon runner for Autism Awareness
  • Community volunteer for American Cancer Society events and fundraising
  • Sing the National Anthem at local sporting events
  • Camping with family
Professional Skills
EMR proficiency, hospital-based networks Meditech and Cerner:Advanced
Strong clinical judgement:Advanced
Motivational leader with the ability to bring out staff members’ strengths:Expert
Efficient Multi-tasker and critical thinker:Expert
Efficient Multi-tasker and critical thinker:Expert
Reference available upon request