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Professional Summary

10+ years nursing experience in geriatric and mental health, 5+years of management in healthcare. Experienced with good knowledge and understanding of development factors specific to adult and geriatric residents.

Skills

  • Professional bedside manner
  • Trustworthy companion
  • Committed team player
  • Patient-focused care
  • Efficient and reliable team player
  • Compassionate caregiver
  • Companionship and emotional support
  • Professional bedside manner-Qualified daily living activity assistant
  • Diabetes, Hospice, and Stroke Patient Care-Organized calendar management
  • Qualified inpatient transport-Adept at prioritizing managing deadlines
  • Patient-focused care-Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge

Work experience

Apr 2011May 2012

Manager

Haven Manor
  • Managed 12 bed facility and staff 24/7-Resided in facility
  • Increased residents by 85% in 30 days
  • Interviewed patients to obtain medical information, weight and height measurements and vital signs.
  • Documented patient information obtained from interviews.
  • Responsible for primary care, case management, and medication management.
  • Assessed patients and documented their medical histories.
  • Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment, and maintained patient flow.
  • Trained new staff on quality control procedures.
  • Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Paget's disease.
  • Managed various general office duties such as answering-multiple telephone lines, completing insurance forms and mailing monthly invoice statements to patients.
  • Performed monthly inventory and maintained office and medical supply counts.
  • Performed vitals glucose testing and assisted in administering injections and urinalysis.
  • Skillfully performed suture removals for patients of all ages.
  • Implemented necessary changes based on evaluation of staffing requirements and floor assignments.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams.
  • Provided patient education.
  • Managed care for post-operative patients through discharge.
  • Monitored unit budget to ensure financial objectives were met.
  • Evaluated patients suffering from asthma, appendicitis and hernias.
  • Created kid-family-friendly environment.
  • Followed infection control procedures
  • Took and recorded patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure.
  • Assisted patients with daily functions.
  • Monitored fluid intake and output levels.
  • Ensured safety and well-being of patients.
  • Transported patients to and from different departments.
  • Assisted patients with bathing, dressing, hygiene and grooming.
  • Completed all daily living tasks to enhance the quality of life of elderly patients.
  • Engaged patients with games, crafts, cooking, music, reading and other activities
  •  Helped residents with bathing, dressing, feeding, lifting and transferring
  • Accurately recorded and reported test results according to established procedures
  • Strong leader                      
  • Developed and implemented nursing care plans
  • Led clinical team in delivering care services that promoted optimal resident health.
  • Confidently managed the overall operation of nursing services and patient care, including financial management, quality assurance, patient care, safety risk management, teammate satisfaction, quality index scores and facility
Jun 2008Apr 2011

Team Leader/CMT

North Village Park

Team Leader Unit 3 &2

  • Managed 72 bed unit and staff +15
  • Communicated with doctors on a regular basis
  • MAR and TAR overview
  • Administered medicine and insulin
  • Interacted well with the public
  • Interviewed patients to obtain medical information, weight and height measurements and vital signs
  • Documented patient information obtained from interviews
  • Managed oversight for 120-bed unit Responsible for primary care, case management, and medication management Assessed patients and documented their medical histories
  • Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment, and maintained patient flow- new staff on quality control
  • Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Dementia, Diabetes, Cancer, Alzheimer's and Paget's disease Authorized drug
  • Refills and provided detailed prescription information to pharmacies
  • Developed and produced all office flyer notifications for important policy changes, office news and events
  • Managed various general office duties such as answering multiple telephone lines, completing insurance forms and mailing monthly invoice statements to patients
  • Performed vitals glucose testing and assisted in administering injections and urinalysis
  • Implemented necessary changes based on evaluation of staffing requirements and floor assignments
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate outstanding healthcare teams. Provided patient education
  • Treated patients with strokes, head traumas, comas, and intracranial provided behavioral emotional support and supervision for those with dementia and mental health
  • Alzheimer's Evaluated patients suffering from asthma, appendicitis and hernias
  • Followed infection control procedures.- Assisted patients with daily functions
  • Monitored fluid intake and output levels
  • Ensured safety and well-being of patients
  • Transported patients to and from different departments
  • Assisted patients with bathing, dressing, hygiene and grooming
  • Completed all daily living tasks to enhance the quality of life of elderly patients
  • Partnered with team of registered nurses to achieve overall well- being of all patients
  • Engaged patients with games, crafts, cooking, music, reading and other activities
  • Helped residents with bathing, dressing, feeding, lifting and transferring
  • Accurately recorded and reported test results according to established procedures
  • CPR training
Jan 2007Apr 2008

Department Head

North Village Park
Central Supply/Staffing
  • Coordinated, scheduled and arranged meeting and travel calendars, including business and social events
  • Screened applicant resumes and coordinated both phone and in-person interviews
  • Created detailed expense reports and requests for capital expenditures
  • Ordered and distributed office supplies while adhering to a fixed office budget
  • Managed office supplies, vendors, organization and upkeep
  • Directed guests and routed deliveries and courier services
  • Answered and managed incoming and outgoing calls while recording accurate messages
  • Opened and properly distributed incoming mail
  • Greeted numerous visitors, including VIPs, vendors and interview candidates
  • Helped distribute employee notices and mail around the office
  • Maintained a clean reception area, including lounge and associated areas
  • Drafted biweekly timesheets for 200 employees
  • Organized all new hire, security and temporary paperwork
  • Closely collaborated with management team to make necessary improvements and satisfy resident needs
  • Created and maintained computerized record management system store cord and process data and generate reports
  • Led the facility management staff and consultants in producing a business plan that focused on all aspects of facility operations, including setting priorities and job assignments
  • Investigated and reported issues relating to patient care or conditions that might hinder patient well-being
  • Coordinated nursing department activities to ensure availability of appropriate clinical and support staff for resident care
  • Certified that equipment and supplies were properly maintained for quality patient care and safety
  • Educated staff on state and federal statutes, rules and regulations governing home care services
  • Confidently managed the overall operation of nursing services and patient care, including financial management, quality assurance, patient care, safety risk management, teammate satisfaction, quality index scores and facility maintenance
  • Completed and mailed bills, contracts, policies, invoices and checks
  • Implemented client training (business and technical) and supervised software integration on client's website
  • Planned and executed events and marketing programs, producing five times target number of qualified leads
  • Supervised marketing department's monthly analysis of customer acquisition data and campaign performance
Oct 2006Sep 2015

Graphic Designer

iLiteCreations LLC.
Owner
  • Developed design deliverables that elevated, differentiated and functioned on-brand and on-strategy
  • Translated complex concepts and data into compelling visuals for media outreach
  • Designed new on-brand visual elements to effectively convey concepts and messaging
  • Maintained consistent use of graphic imagery in materials and other marketing outreach
  • Formatted text and graphics for blog posts, newsletters and other materials
  • Collaborated with vendors to ensure style consistency with other marketing materials
  • Work with in clients to determine strategy and design formula marketing campaigns
  • Generated new ideas with limited direction and varied internal client needs
  • Presented projects to internal clients
  • Designed advertisements, tradeshow banners and signage from concept through completion
  • Updated computer graphic files using graphics software programs
  • Updated and maintained graphics library records
  • Carefully proofread labels and sales materials prior to printing
  • Designed ant and copy layouts for direct mail advertising material
  • Created aesthetically-pleasing advertisements that complemented the products
  • Researched current and emerging art and graphic design technologies
  • Created and resized images for wireless devices

Education

Mar 2015Present

Entrepreneurship 101

MITx-15.390.1x
Sep 2015Present

The Science of Happiness

BerkeleyX-GG101x
Sep 2015Present

Leadership Training

CatalystX-Il33x
Sep 2015Present

Financial Analysis

TsinghuaX-80512073x
Aug 1995May 1999

Diploma

Macon

Early Childhood Education-CDA

Certifications

2014

Certified Nurses Assistant

Texas

CNA

2010

C.A.L.M Instructor-Mental Health  

Missouri
2008

CPR Instructor-American Heart Association

Missouri
2005

Certified Medical Assistant

Missouri

CMT

2005

Administer Insulin

Missouri

  

2000

Certified Nurses Assistant

Missouri-2000

CNA