Director of Nursing Resume Samples

Working in nursing homes, hospitals, and other healthcare facilities the Director of Nursing directs, supervises and coordinates health services. The duties of these directors include supervising nursing staff, overseeing patient care, assigning tasks, overseeing departmental budgets, reporting to high-level staff members, facilitating high-standard care to patients, managing and checking patient record or database, interacting with patient’s family, doctors and patients; and enforcing standard policies and procedures.

An experienced candidate demonstrates throughout the Director of Nursing Resume skills such as in-depth knowledge of hospital procedures, KPI/KQI’s, understanding of financial reporting and basic budgeting, a good understanding of healthcare legal regulations, staying abreast of changing trends in nursing administration and stress management skills. Apart from holding a valid nursing and CPR certification, candidates should have a nursing degree as their educational background.

Director Of Nursing Resume

Headline : Director of Nursing at a large Community Healthcare Network in New York City with extensive progressive management and leadership experience: overseeing staff, responsible for formulation and execution of a nursing and laboratory budget over 10 million, developing and implementing workforce re-design, designing and implementation of nursing education and curriculum is seeking a job to further build on these skills.

Skills : Healthcare, Operations, Regulatory Compliance, Process Improvement, Strategic Planning

Description :

  • Oversee the nursing and laboratory staff including RN managers, the Director of Laboratory Services, and all registered nurses (RN), licensed practical nurses (LPN), medical assistants.
  • Oversee the nursing departments administrative staff: nursing coordinator and nursing.
  • Reduced nursing vacancies from >50 in dec 2015 to <10 in a 3 month period.
  • Responsible for formation and execution of the nursing and laboratory budget of over 10.
  • Led the nursing workforce; prioritizing three quality improvement metrics with population health including increasing pediatric well visits, engaging patients in primary care post hospital and emergency department discharge, and diabetic retinopathy screening.
  • Acting RN manager for Long Island city health center and Harlem health center.
  • Oversaw the reduction in overtime of nursing staff of over 40% in 2017.
  • Updated laboratory monthly billing for the network, resolving in $10,000 savings per month.
  • Oversee the nursing and regulatory requirements of an opening of new clinic sites (two in 2017, one pending for 2018).
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Director of Nursing Resume

Objective : To work as Director Of Nursing where my experienced and professionalism, total care for patient and desire for excellence will be utilized for mutual benefits. I have the proven ability to prioritize and complete multiple tasks, proven record of reliability and the ability to develop a strong rapport with patients, staff and physicians

Skills : Electronic Medical Record, Nursing, Clinical Operations, Business Operations

Description :

  • Lead and coordinate the interdisciplinary team’s activities required to make complex clinical decisions across 5 clinic locations. A high proportion of low-income and uninsured residents, in Los Angeles’ culturally diverse, densely populated region.
  • Streamline processes in clinical and operations to increase revenue for annual wellness visits, specialty visit counts, and programs.
  • Ability to lead and manage through influence and different models of care.
  • Created, developed and lead the nursing department to provide physician support through triaging patients, assist with hurdles to increase revenue with quality measures and provide patient care.
  • Worked with the referral team to improve the referral process, processed 3000 referrals in 5 days.
  • Improved workflow with patient satisfaction surveys to improve outcomes and results.
  • Manage and support a broad range of services including broad primary care, ob/ GYN, pediatrics, vision care, dental care, and pharmaceuticals.
  • Assist with analyzing data from the health plans to identify under/over utilization; improve resource consumption; promote potential with reduction, and enhance the quality of care consistent with the organization’s strategic goals and objectives. Data includes but is not limited to cost-benefit analyses, financial analyses; clinical outcomes; utilization and practice patterns.
  • Provide support to health center managers and support staff, and oversee daily activities associated with utilization management of clinical activities.
  • Assisted with obtaining a patient-centered medical home (PCMH) level 3 certification.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
PhD


Nursing Director Resume

Summary : A nursing professional with more than 10 years of experience in clinical nursing, nursing management, and nursing leadership. Extensive background in acute care including Medical/Surgical Nursing, Telemetry, Observation Care and Hospice combined with excellent organizational skills. Consistently recognized for dedication to clinical excellence and nursing professionalism.

Skills : RN, Skilled Nursing, Home Health, Rehab

Description :

  • Directed the overall operations of the nursing department in accordance with current federal, state and local standards, guidelines and regulations to ensure the highest degree of quality care was maintained.
  • Management of the nursing department for the 134-bed skilled nursing facility and 70 bed assisted living.
  • Implementation of policies and procedures based on cms regulations and specific policies and procedures of the organization.
  • Collaboration with members of the interdisciplinary team including physicians, nurse practitioners, consultants, social workers, discharge planners, dieticians, and vendors in order to provide quality care and services.
  • Conflict resolution through patient and family communication and care planning.
  • Assesses competency of clinical staff and ensures staff is assigned in a manner that promotes quality, continuity, and safety of a clients care.
  • Oversees the maintenance of client clinical records, statistics, reports, and records for purposes of evaluation and reporting of organization activities.
  • Assures proper maintenance of clinical records in compliance with provincial and federal laws.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Director Of Nursing Resume

Summary : To achieve top license Nursing Practice and to implement best practices for elevating frontline nurses. Provide administrative leadership as the Director of Nursing within the Department of Nursing. To implement and ensure optimal quality patient care.

Skills : Claims, Compensation, RN , Nursing Home , Skilled Nursing , Attention To Detail, Goal Oriented, Self Starter, Team Player

Description :

  • Ensured the efficiency of treatments through the monitoring of treatment regimens.
  • Educated staff on state and federal statutes, rules and regulations governing home care services.
  • Certified that equipment and supplies were properly maintained for quality patient care and safety.
  • Coordinated nursing department activities to ensure availability of appropriate clinical and support staff for resident care.
  • Facilitated an on-going assessment of patient/family needs and implementation of an interdisciplinary team.
  • Oversee daily nursing operation of the nursing department. Maintain all quality assurance projects to ensure compliance with cms guidelines. Follow and adhere to budget requirements. Hire, interview, and staff in the nursing department. Prepare weekly, monthly and quarterly reports.
  • Set and monitor achievement goals for the nursing department consistent with established philosophy and standards of practice. Assist surveyors and inspectors to facilitate regulatory compliance.
  • Developed a system of staff communication that ensured proper implementation of treatment plans and comprehensive patient care.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
UG


Director Of Nursing Resume

Summary : High energy, self-motivated and reliable Registered Nurse. Excellent listening skills leading to effective communication with others. Detail oriented with strong problem solving skills and the ability to work as an individual or in a team environment. Highly organized multi-tasker able to prioritize patient needs while providing quality patient care to all. Works well under pressure remaining calm and controlled in stressful situations.

Skills : RN, Nursing Home, Skilled Nursing, Rehab, Home Health

Description :

  • Administer medications to patients and monitor patients for reactions or side effects.
  • Assess the needs of individuals, families, or communities, including assessment of individuals home or work environments, to identify potential health or safety problems.
  • Direct/coordinate infection control programs, advising or consulting with specified personnel about necessary precautions.
  • Direct/supervise less-skilled nursing or healthcare personnel or supervise a particular unit.
  • Instruct individuals, families, or other groups on topics such as health education, disease prevention, or childbirth and develop health improvement programs.
  • Modify patient treatment plans as indicated by patients responses and conditions.
  • Monitor all aspects of patient care, including diet and physical activity.
  • Implemented a quality driven multidisciplinary team process focused on utilizing best clinical practices in providing individualized and targeted care for each patient.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
UG

Director of Nursing Service Resume

Summary : Masters prepared Director of Nursing seeking to use my clinical knowledge, leadership skills, and passion for the nursing profession to provide safe and comprehensive care to patients while improving patient quality outcomes. Well-organized in overseeing staff by evaluating patient care and ensuring patient satisfaction in adherence to policies, procedures, standards, and regulations.

Skills : Licensed Rn In NJ, Certified Teacher In NJ, Certified HHA IInstructor In NJ, CPR Certified, IV Certified, Business Owner, Artistic Visions, LLC

Description :

  • Point person directly responsible for the accreditation of the ASCS during surveys performed by both AAAHC, as well as the joint commission.
  • Responsible for supervising and coordinating activities of nursing personnel according to policies, procedures, philosophy, and objectives of the facility.
  • Establish daily staffing requirements in addition to promoting cost-effective man-hour practices. Interview and hire personnel as needed. Orient new nursing staff as well as provide counseling.
  • Complete performance evaluations, in addition to competency testing, of the nursing staff.
  • Prepare and present staff in-services as well as required drills (fire drills; malignant hyperthermia drills; CPR drills and disaster drills).
  • Cost containment - promote cost containment and efficient use of facility resources. Analyze and make recommendations for potential cost-effective improvements.
  • Materials manager - responsible for checking par levels, ordering and stocking surgical supplies. Procure vital equipment and instrumentation needed for surgical cases by acting as a liaison between company representatives and surgeons.
  • Billing specialist - submit itemized billing to outside billing department.
  • Infection Preventionist - evaluate patient care and patient outcomes as they relate to healthcare-associated infections (HAIS); collect, prepare and analyze hai data; present data and make recommendations for action; monitor employee compliance in infection prevention measures; serve as a resource to personnel.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Assistant Director Of Nursing Resume

Headline : Highly motivated Patient-focused with expertise in leading interdisciplinary teams within the fast-paced Long-term care environment. Well-versed in planning and directing daily functions and improving the delivery of patient care. An excellent communicator with the ability to align nursing services with patient needs.

Skills : Skilled Nursing, Nursing Home, RN, Rehab, Assisted Living, Management, IV Therapy

Description :

  • Increased and maintained cms star rating from 3 to 5 stars for overall health inspections and quality measures.
  • Maintained the proper number of staffers within budget parameters to ensure that patients.
  • Followed all HIPAA rules and regulations regarding patient confidentiality.
  • Interviewed, hired, instructed and mentored employees and promoted a high level of care quality to patients.
  • Encouraged patients and staff members to follow all disease prevention protocols.
  • Supervised a staff of 15-20 registered nurses, 10-15 licensed practical nurses and 40-50 certified.
  • Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams.
  • Developed patient care plans, including assessments, evaluations and nursing diagnoses.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
UG

Administrative Director Of Nursing Resume

Objective : To be an executive healthcare leader and partner in a progressive, mission-driven, vision-focused organization. To contribute my professional knowledge and skills to help fortify the institution's healthcare delivery system, organizational culture, profitability, and reputation.

Skills : Governance, Change Management, Project Management, Strategic Planning

Description :

  • Responsible for implementing the hospital and nursing strategic plans for the following service lines and departments: maternal-child health, perioperative services (including inpatient surgical unit), inpatient dialysis, nursing administration operations and nursing education.
  • Roll-up of approximately 200 ft across all areas of responsibility, including five (5) nurse managers, two (2) assistant nurse managers, two (2) functional leaders and two (2) advanced practice RNS.
  • Improved HCAHPS scores by 10 percentile points in 14 months, and have maintained 4-5 stars since January 2016 to present. Pediatrics at the 98th percentile in press Ganey.
  • Centralized the state-regulated newborn screening program; budget-neutral project. Improved from being one of the lowest-ranked NYS hospitals to sustaining #1 in two to three domains.
  • Engaged clinical nurses who are certified lactation counselors in supporting the work of the lactation consultant resulting in 24/7/365, for basic breastfeeding support; budget-neutral project. Exclusive breast milk feeding rate is 48%.
  • Revamped the nursing education new-employee and agency orientation programs.
  • Served as interim director of nursing quality and practice; and on-boarded and mentored the hospitals first-ever patient safety nurse.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS

Director Of Nursing Resume

Summary : Experienced, transformational, Director of Nursing with a Masters degree in Healthcare Administration and Management and a BSN in Nursing with a strong Informatics background seeking a nursing position in a patient centered organization.

Skills : RN , In All Equipment Found In Level IV NICU/PICU, Computer Programs KanTime, Centrex, EPIC, Meditech, Excel, Microsoft, Assure, Mangrove

Description :

  • Responsible for a 300-bed high acuity medically complex skilled facility, with 5 separate floors and 82 FTEs with 5 direct reports. Ensured that IDPH and OSHA regulations, as well as, QAPI measures were met.
  • Developed and directed the facilities clinical programs and resident care in accordance with regulatory standards and in compliance with the nurse practice act, as well as, within the standards of clinical practice as defined by the American nurses association. I also assumed 24-hour accountability for the organizations' clinical practices.
  • Reported directly to the administrator. Responsible and accountable for infection control, employee health, in addition to the entire division of nursing.
  • Achieved excellent patient and employee satisfaction along with planning, organizing, directing, controlling, evaluating, educating and staffing the facility.
  • Directed resident care according to mandated regulations to ensure appropriate and acceptable standards of clinical care were provided.
  • Ensured ongoing assessments of residents changing needs and conditions where completed to accomplish appropriate and timely delivery of required services.
  • Recruited, supervised, mentored, appraised and counseled team members.
  • Worked alongside the facilities admitting department to streamline resident admission processes, meanwhile evaluating the level of resident needs to determine whether the facility could meet the residents required care.
  • Significantly decreased over time, subsequently increasing employee satisfaction.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS

Director Of Nursing Resume

Summary : High-performing Director of Nursing with 18 years of healthcare experience in hospital and medical office environments. Professionally trained Clinical Nurse Specialist with demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams. Proven experience in developing culturally competent care for a wide variety of patients with diverse needs throughout the continuum of care.

Skills : RN, Nursing Home, Skilled Nursing, Project Management; Performance Improvement; Compliance; Leadership.

Description :

  • Manage a staff of 13 in coordinating and providing home infusion therapy for a diverse patient base of 200+ (pediatric through geriatric, varied diagnoses and conditions). The service area has evolved over time to include branches in NH, MA, and ME.
  • Leader and resource to the nursing team. On call 24/7. Perform triage and intake assistance. Provide direct patient care as needed, including PICC and midline insertions.
  • Ensure compliance with all regulatory and credentialing standards (ACHC, DOH).
  • Oversee patient scheduler and coordinate/collaborate with pharmacy manager.
  • Hire, develop, and manage nurses to optimize quality, productivity, efficiency, compliance, and patient satisfaction.
  • Participate in budget development including planning/forecasting supplies and equipment.
  • Member of the performance improvement program team that meets quarterly to discuss, devise, and review process improvements designed from a collaborative analysis of operations.
  • Initiatives have included consolidating/centralizing patient scheduling and intake, improved communication through the use/implementation of technology, improved documentation e.g. Medication profiles, and enhancement of the complaint process to improve information value and response/resolution.
  • Served as regional nurse manager for two years prior to a re-organization, overseeing 12 branches across the Northeast.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
UG