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DIRECTOR OF NURSING SERVICES
Experienced, dedicated, and knowledgeable healthcare leader with more than 27 years experience of providing comprehensive nursing care and improving the quality of departmental healthcare delivery. Dependable and keen to details with in-depth knowledge of professional nursing principles and techniques, hospital operations, and medical subjects, capable of managing heavy daily patient volume and still able to provide reliable care to patients. Professional, personable, with effective customer service and communication skills, proficient in Punjabi, Hindi, and Telugu, adept at building productive relationships and building rapport with patients, staff, and individuals at any level or background.
Patient Care/Health Administration • Care Plan Administration • Medication & Rehabilitation
Physical Examination / Patient Assessment • Clinical Polices/Procedures Compliance • Patient Records/Documentation
Staff Mentoring and Development • Business Management/Budget Control • Program Development
Sea Crest Health Care Center, Brooklyn • NY 2010 – Present
Director of Nursing Services
Managed healthcare delivery and operations while keeping the bed hold most of the time. Provided 24/7 coverage for Nursing and periodic coverage for Administrator. Effectively Managed layoffs and all union issues. Promoted cost effectiveness in the organization while upholding quality care to the residents. Monitored and enhanced Facility CMI and established a strong Managed Care team.
• Successfully achieved an excellent DOH survey in September 2011.
• Successfully evacuated 301 residents to 17 facilities as a team during Hurricane Irene.
Midway Nursing Home, Maspeth • NY 2007 – 2010
Director of Nursing Services
Engaged healthcare delivery and operations while ensuring compliance with federal and state laws. Supervised total activities and clinical systems and formulated policies, procedures and systems in ensuring high quality health care delivery in accordance with DOH, CMS and OSHA guidelines Assumed administrative role of the facility in the absence of the administrator. Performed Utilization Reviews and Quality Improvement Studies for the organization. Established practice performance standards of Nursing staff and other disciplines. Classified the learning needs of staff and arranged for opportunities to attain. Executed Quality Improvement studies and implemented results in enhancing staff performance.
• Successfully achieved an excellent DOH survey for 2008 and 2009.
• Successfully completed yearly Plans of Correction for Department of Health and abbreviated surveys.
Orzac Center for Extended Care and Rehab, North Shore LIJ/ Valley Stream • NY 2005 – Present
RN Nurse Supervisor
Coordinated activities by scheduling work assignments, setting priorities, and directing the work of subordinate employees. Evaluated and verified employee performance through the review of completed work assignments and work techniques.
Peninsula Center for Extended Care and Rehab, Far Rockaway • NY 2005 – 2007
Associate Director of Nursing
Developed, implemented, and evaluated nursing programs, nursing care plans, and objectives for the work area. Supervised and participated in the provision of general nursing care services.
Forest View Center for Rehab and Nursing, Forest Hills • NY 2002 – 2005
In-service/Infection Control/QA Coordinator/ADN/ Acting Director of Nursing
Maintained records, prepares reports, and composes correspondence relative to the work. Evaluated and documented patient progress and prepares discharge summaries and transfer notes.
Charge Nurse/Nursing Supervisor Forest Hill Care Center • NY 1991-2002
EDUCATION AND CREDENTIALS
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator, State of New York, 5/2012
Master of Science Degree in Nursing Administration, 1/2008
Adelphi University – Garden City, NY
Bachelor of Science Degree, A.P., 1989
Registered Professional Nurse, A.P., 1985
LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS
Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) | Basic/Advanced Mini Data Setting (MDS:Patient Reviewing Instrument (PRI), Screening
Certification Program for Nurse Assessment Coordinators (NASPAC): Infection Control Certification: Certification of Peripheral Intravenous Infusion Insertion: Certification of Computer Literacy