Ruby Bradley

Work History

Work History
Jan 2010 - Present

Nurse Manager

Hattiesburg Health & Rehabilitation Nursing Center

My job duties include being responsible for managing a 42 bed Alzheimers/ Dementia unit, overseeing patient care, making staff assignments for nurse aides and nurses, documentation in medical records and communication with family members as well as physicians.

Aug 2008 - Jan 2010

Director Of Nursing

Brookwood Manor nursing Center

Responsibilities included being in charge of all nursing staff both nurses and nurse aides, scheduling staff, ensuring appropriate patient care, hiring/firing and disciplining staff.  Duties also included reporting to state and government agencies, communication with the public, families, and physicians, as well as weekly reports to the company's corporate office.

Jul 2007 - Aug 2008

Field Nurse

Quality Home Health And Hospice

Responsible for in home end of life care to patients who were terminally ill.  Duties included admission paperwork, patient assessment, administration of medications, documentation, patient and family teaching, and communicating with physicians and pharmacists.

Required to take call/ be on call.  Required the ability to make decisions independently and work independently.

Mar 2006 - Aug 2007

Staff Nurse/Weekend Supervisor

George Regional Health Systems

Provided patient care, documentation in medical record, medication administration, wound care, intravenous therapy, post surgery care

Supervised staff and patient care, assigned staff duties, assisted in all nursing departments when needed (ICU, ER, L&D, MED-SURG) 

Jun 1999 - Mar 2006

Staff Nurse

Brookwood Manor Nursing Center

Staff Nurse- patient care, wound care, documentation, medication administration, communicating with physicians and families

Minimum Data Set Nurse- responsible for input of patient information to state agencies for facility reimbursment

Medicare Nurse Coordinator- documentation for reimbursment, managing patient care, managing billing logs for medicare

Quality Assurance Nurse- chart audits, identifying problems or potential problems with patient care and providing a solution, observing staff work quality and ethics, ensuring facility policies and procedures being followed


Jun 1997 - May 1999

Associate Degree

Bishop State Community College

Studies included general prerequisits for an Associate Degree in Science as well the required nursing classes.

Jun 1994 - Jun 1995

Liscensed Practical Nurse

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College

General Nursing Courses


I have been a nurse for 15 years. I have experience in various areas of nursing. My career has allowed me the opportunity to work as a leader and as a follower. I welcome the opportunity to learn and advance my skills and knowledge.


I am currently attending college at Jones County Junior College.  My plans are to transfer to the University of Southern Miss.  I am pursuing a Masters Degree in Nursing.



Intravenous Therapy

Profecient in the use of many IV pumps Knowledgeable in administration of IV medications  


I have experience with various IV pumps, Enteral pumps and other medical equipment .



Cardiopulmonary Resucitation

American Heart Association