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Samaritan Hospital - Nursing Director Resume Example

Ryan Nelson
Professional Summary

Accomplished and energetic nurse leader with proven leadership and clinical knowledge in various settings including cardiology, intensive care, pediatrics, and womens health. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include excellent customer service to internal and external customers, quality competency development and performance evaluation of staff, and communication in a dynamic, relatable, and professional manner.

  • Excellent Communication
  • Quality Performance
  • Dedicated and Reliable
  • Detail Oriented 
  • Staff development and growth
  • Dynamic change agent
  • Professional
  • Clinical expertise
Nursing Director 07/2007 to Present
Samaritan Hospital Ashland, Ohio
  • FTEs 28; 1 clinical coordinator/educator, Births - 450, with service line growth Over - Obstetrics, Labor & Delivery, Post Partum, Nursery, OB surgical suite including PRE-OP, INTR-OP, and PACU  Report to CNO Assumes responsibility for continuing operations on a twenty-four hour, seven day per week basis.
  • Reporting staff are fully informed and included in organization issues, developments, and strategic goals.
  • Develop processes and solicit feedback that encourages two-way communication between staff, management and Vice President/CNO level.
  • Initiates and leads departmental and cross-functional changes that align with attainment of organizational and department goals.  These have included implementation of cross training of all obstetrical staff to perform roles of scrub, circulate, and PACU for cesarean sections. 
  • Policies and processes guided by evidenced based practice, eliminates barriers and gains organization support.  This included transition of all cesarean sections being performed within the obstetrical surgical suite.
  • Supports and participates in organization-wide efforts to promote and utilize system thinking rather than divisional or departmental.
  • Support, facilitate, direct, and organize unit specific orientation, training and development of departmental staff .
  • Project managment of 9 million dollar remodeling of Birthing and Women's Unit
Nurse Manager 08/2004 to 06/2007
MedCentral Health System Mansfield, Ohio
  • Medical Surgical, Oncology Units.
  • 120 FTE's; management of operations 24/7; budget development and attainment; staff evaluation, competency and development; compliance with Joint Commission, OSHA, and CMS guidelines; policy development and communication.
Pacemaker Nurse Specialist 09/2001 to 08/2004
Heartcare, Inc Columbus, Ohio
  • Private Cardiology Practice,  Evaluation of implantable devices with communication to Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist.
Staff Nurse 04/2001 to 09/2003
Samaritan Hospital Ashland, Ohio
Provide direct patient care to patients in the Intensive Care Unit. 
Provide direct patient care to patients and newborns in the Birthing and Women's Unit
Pacemaker Nurse Specialist 09/1999 to 04/2001
Michigan Heart & Vascular Institute Ann Arbor, Michigan
Private cardiology practice, Evaluated cardiac implantable devices and provided communication to cardiologists. 
Staff Nurse 08/1998 to 04/2001
University of Michigan Hospital Ann Arbor, Michigan
Pediatric Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit
Staff Nurse 05/1993 to 05/1998
Lutheran Hospital Fort Wayne, Indiana
36 bed Cardiac Telemetry/Renal unit 
20 bed Coronary Intensive Care Unit
Masters: Business Administration Apr 2008 Ashland University - Ashland, Ohio
Bachelor of Science: Nursing May 2004 Ashland University - Ashland, Ohio
Associate Degree: Nursing May 1993 Kettering College of Medical Arts - Dayton, Ohio
PROFESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT Ohio Organization of Nurse Executives Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses Clinical Guidelines Committee Medication Tracers Committee Quality Core Accreditation Committee ITOC Committee Region #6 Perinatal Network
Additional Information
BS in related health field required; master degree preferred. Current Florida RN License required.
Minimum five(5) years experience as Director of Women Services.
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Previous Companies:

  • Samaritan Hospital
  • MedCentral Health System
  • Heartcare

Previous Job Positions:

  • Nursing Director
  • Nurse Manager
  • Pacemaker Nurse Specialist
  • Staff Nurse


  • Ashland University
  • Kettering College of Medical Arts

Level of Education:

  • Masters
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate Degree

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