RN Shift Supervisor Resume Samples

As an RN Shift Supervisor, the individual will manage the nursing staff and patient care during the assigned night shift. The job description entails planning and directing department operations. Other related accountabilities are listed on the RN Shift Supervisor Resume as – supervising and managing the nursing staff and patient care, planning and directing department operations, providing clinical and administrative tasks with a focus on providing high-quality patient care, organizing patient files, administering medication, filling positions for absent staff, handling patient complaints, and monitoring employee job performance. The duties also involve balancing between patient care and managing the department during the night shift.

Ideal candidates are the ones who have solid experience as a registered nurse, with an ability to tackle stressful situations. This position requires a problem-solving attitude, team management skills, in-depth knowledge of hospital procedures, a thorough knowledge of legal regulations and best practices in healthcare, and great communication skills. An RN Shift Supervisor must have a bachelor’s degree in nursing and an RN license. Some states necessitate additional certifications and may prefer a master’s degree and training in management.

RN Shift Supervisor Resume example

RN Shift Supervisor Resume

Objective : To gain employment as an RN Shift Supervisor in a position where I can contribute as a team member, as well as further develop my knowledge base and clinical skills.

Skills : Home Health, Wound Care, IV Infusion.

Description :

    1. Coordinated the care of residents/clients on assigned shift.
    2. Communicated shifts concerns by unit to appropriate staff (via e-mails, voice mail, etc.).
    3. Received report from off-going supervisor (staffing and resident concerns) and gives report to oncoming supervisor.
    4. Served as administrative authority for the smooth function of all units on assigned shift.
    5. Notified administrator, associate administrator, head nurse or manager of urgent concerns during the shift.
    6. Notified manager by phone message or e-mail.
    7. Kept associate administrator informed of the needs and problems on a particular shift or unit.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Nursing


RN Shift Supervisor Resume

Objective : To obtain a RN Shift Supervisor position in an agency that provides excellent patient care, and potential for career growth. To be a member of a team where my interpersonal, administrative/psychiatry nursing skills, and nursing techniques would be of value, to enhance the physiological and emotional needs of population served.

Skills : SubAcute Care Nursing, Nursing Home, Mental Health Nursing, Wound Care.

Description :

    1. Supervised the RN, LPN, CNA and Facilitated quality outcome of patient care and provided leadership in the practice environment.
    2. Recorded new patients' medical diagnosis, histories and symptoms.
    3. Ensured accuracy through reconciliation new patients medical transfer data, including medication verification with Physician.
    4. Fostered according to protocol end of life care (Hospice) and nurturing to residents as needed.
    5. Admited new patients to unit, educate patient, and family members about various medical conditions.
    6. Supervised daily admission assessment and follow up with other disciplines to help perform diagnostic tests and analyze results.
    7. Coordinated care with other health care providers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA In Nursing


RN Shift Supervisor Resume

Summary : To obtain a position that will personally satisfy and allow me to have a positive impact on healthcare by expanding my knowledge base and the knowledge base of other healthcare workers in order to provide a more pleasurable experience for all involved.

Skills : Attention To Detail, Leadership Development, Facilities Management, Organizational Development, Organizational , Documentation, Microsoft Office, Medical Tech, Med Host.

Description :

    1. Performed various duties to provide quality nursing care to residents to maintain or attain the highest practical level of functioning and to coordinate total nursing care for the residents as illustrated by the following: Assesses residents and analyzes obtained information to develop appropriate interventions to prevent decline.
    2. Notified appropriate staff per facility protocol to evaluate weight loss, the decline in ambulation, development of skin breakdown, and other changes; observes conditions that indicate a possible need for restorative nursing programs and then notifies appropriate staff per facility protocol of the need for evaluation; informs the physician of changes in assessment when appropriate.
    3. Administered medications and treatments to residents; monitored administration of intravenous fluids; placed orders for medication with the pharmacy.
    4. Assessed residents on admission to develop an interim care plan and further assesses in-depth to contribute to the complete care plan.
    5. Updated care plans as warranted and required.
    6. Attended and participated at Plan of Care meetings as scheduled.
    7. Responded to emergencies; assesses the condition of the resident; decides on the type of medical attention required; calls appropriate ambulance service if needed; notifies family when a resident is transferred or admitted to the hospital; notified the physician when a change in condition occurs.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
A.D. In Nursing

RN Shift Supervisor Resume

Headline : Seeking a full-time Registered Nurse position that will utilize my skills and allow for personal growth and continuing education that will contribute to both facility and patients.

Skills : Problem solver with a positive attitude.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the quality of care delivered to all residents in the facility.
    2. Evaluated, counseled, and advised nursing staff regarding the quality of care required for patients.
    3. Acted as a liaison between families, staff, and administration.
    4. Accompany physician with visits to patients.
    5. Acted on Administration's behalf in their absence and supervise all departments.
    6. Inserted all IVs and run IV medications as ordered.
    7. Responsible for admissions and discharges, including discharge planning.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor In Science

RN Shift Supervisor Resume

Summary : Over 7 years in palliative care as a qualified RN Case Manager in outpatient and inpatient settings. Excels at supervision, management, comprehensive assessment, and the development and implementation of care plans. Desire a position as a nurse that can make a difference and with a hope to improve the quality of life of many while continuing to learn and grow as an RN.

Skills : Supervising Skills, Nursing Skills.

Description :

    1. Effectively promoted staff morale and professionalism.
    2. Maintained confidential personnel files.
    3. Performed lab tests and communicated results.
    4. Responsible for conflict resolution among staff members and families.
    5. Responsible for patient admissions with proper signing and management of legal documents.
    6. Evaluated and investigated all patient incident and fall reports.
    7. Maintained resident clinical files; kept charts updated; documents.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate Of Applied Science

RN Shift Supervisor Resume

Objective : Highly skilled career professional with more than 5 years of practical experience in the hospital environment. Established in Diabetic patient support including assessment, education regarding medications and treatment, lab work, documentation with a care plan for diagnosis, and administration of treatment procedures.

Skills : Nursing Skills, Medical Skills.

Description :

    1. Assisted the patient care manager with scheduling and payroll.
    2. Audited medical documentation and processes.
    3. Coached and counseled for performance improvement.
    4. Gave assistance wherever needed to maintain patient safety and satisfaction.
    5. Completed employee and resident incident report forms; completes follow-up investigation forms.
    6. Worked with a team of nurses, CNAs, and medical Directors to achieve patient goals.
    7. Followed up on all wound treatment modalities, like staples removal, measurement, and care prescribed by MD.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate In Nursing

RN Shift Supervisor Resume

Summary : Eighteen years of nursing experience on a telemetry step-down unit, Caring for patients with chronic and acute conditions, Maintaining a strong reputation for achieving high levels of patient and employee satisfaction.

Skills : Planning Skills, Maintenance Skills.

Description :

    1. NC Assist manager and director of acute care telemetry unit in managerial duties for night shift.
    2. Team-oriented nurse with the goal of patient/family and staff high-quality outcomes.
    3. Served as a mentor and preceptor to new employees.
    4. Assisted in maintaining clinical competence with staff.
    5. Assisted with scheduling needs for the unit and daily assignment needs.
    6. Performed monthly audits and chart reviews, audits monthly blood transfusions, stroke quality measures, VTE quality measures, and infection control for the unit.
    7. Responsible for weekly rounding on patients and families to facilitate communication and patient satisfaction.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Nursing

RN Shift Supervisor Resume

Objective : As an RN Shift Supervisor, responsible for Demonstrating the ability to provide supplies and equipment to the units which have the need; prioritizes the delivery of supplies and equipment based on assessed needs, Maintaining cost-containment efforts by prudent use of supplies and equipment; charging supplies, and equipment appropriately.

Skills : Operational SKills, Patient Care.

Description :

    1. Assisted RNs in completing risk assessments and investigations of injury.
    2. Counseled personnel, as indicated.
    3. Conferred with residents and families.
    4. Made referrals to other departments when appropriate.
    5. Recorded signs of change in condition.
    6. Ensured that the same standard of nursing care as required by the Hospital, JCAHO, State, and Federal Government is maintained.
    7. Maintained clinical proficiency and develops managerial skills by attending continuing education courses and remaining abreast of current nursing procedures and techniques.
    8. Delivered direct patient care.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Nursing

RN Shift Supervisor Resume

Objective : Professionally trained RN Shift Supervisor with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for a wide variety of patients with diverse needs.

Skills : Training Skills, Nursing Skills.

Description :

    1. Supervised professional and non-professional nursing staff on a managed clinical 40-bed skilled nursing unit.
    2. Responded to emergency situations throughout the facility as well as maintained control of the facility.
    3. Ensured safety and well-being of patients and a clean environment.
    4. Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with dementia and Alzheimer's.
    5. Performed various nursing tasks/procedures such as catheterization, wound care, and distribution of medications.
    6. Documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, transfers, and follow-up care.
    7. Provided education on the care of individuals with mental and intellectual problems to nurses and other paramedical fields.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

RN Shift Supervisor Resume

Objective : RN Shift Supervisor with a strong working and supervisory background. Caring and compassionate, with extensive technical, analytical, communication, and relationship management skills. Dedicated to providing excellence in patient care.

Skills : Assessment, Assessment, Patient Care, Patient Care, IV Therapy, Management, Inventory Management.

Description :

    1. Assumed all Administrative functions in the absence of the Administrative team.
    2. Maintained the fiscal viability of the hospital by overseeing staffing of the Nursing Department assuring that patient safety as well as adherence to budgetary guidelines is maintained. Applies constraint in utilizing overtime.
    3. Coordinated activities between departments within the hospital to ensure safe high-quality care is maintained during the evening night hours, weekends, and holidays. 
    4. Provided a safe environment for patients, employees, and others.
    5. Participated in department/hospital committees and projects as assigned/approved by the Director of Nursing Services.
    6. Utilized continuous quality improvement concepts to identify systems or other opportunities for improvement that require action, resolution, or referral.
    7. Communicated in a manner that is effective, therapeutic, and may serve as a model for others.
                Years of Experience
                Experience
                2-5 Years
                Experience Level
                Level
                Junior
                Education
                Education
                MS