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Nurse Nursing

Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
August 30, 2018

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Sharon Guerra, RN, MSN, BSN, NE-BC

**** ******** ** **, ***********, NM 87121 505-***-****, Objective To provide outstanding service in my role as a nurse by serving as an analyst, collaborator, strategist, researcher and educator. Experience

On Pointe Care at Home

5/26/18- Present

Home Health Care Nurse and Case Manager,

Care of Acutely ill and Chronically ill Adult patients managing their medical needs in their home environment.

Albuquerque Public Schools, Albuquerque, NM

August 2014-March 2018

Director of School Nursing 7/17/2017-3/24/2018

School Nurse Kit Carson Elementary: 8/12/2014-7/16/2017 Assess students’ needs in a school system and devise programs that will eliminate duplication of effort and promote collaboration of health-related services. Also, accurately evaluating job performance of the nursing staff with a goal towards risk reduction and improving program outcomes. Facilitating the provision of excellent health care services by developing school health programs including fiscal responsibilities.

Presbyterian Healthcare Services, Case Manager: 2013-2014- Floated to all departments in a large delivery system focusing on discharge planning and utilization review.

Nurse Executive Positions Held:

UNM/ Carrie Tingley Hospital, Albuquerque, NM


Carrie Tingley Hospital Inpatient Unit Director 3 including Case Management:

Daily Operations for a 15-bed Pediatric Orthopedic-Rehab Unit Responsible for 56 Nursing Staff and 31.0 FTE's Budget responsibilities include a 2.4M Budget

Patient Satisfaction Scores above target.

• Developed Ventilator Protocol and addition of vent dependent pediatric patients on unit.

• 2009-2011 Chair UNMH Nursing Management Council

• 2009-2012- Coordinator for Hospital Weeks Teddy Bear Hospital

• 2013-2011- UNM Transitioning Care at Bedside Podium Presenter

• 2012- ANA National Quality Conference Poster Presenter

• 2012- Advisory Board Member for NM Child Abuse

Prevention Team

• Preceptor for UNM MSN Graduate Students

Associate for the New Mexico Center of Nursing Excellence, Albuquerque, NM 2013- Present

Facilitate group learning for large hospital systems to improve management skills including teamwork, communication, social interaction and conflict.

CNM, Albuquerque, NM 2005- 2006

Instructor Nursing Program:

• Instructed a prerequisite nursing class that included development of anatomy and physiology lecture. • Assists nursing students with clinic rotations at Presbyterian Hospital and local nursing homes.

Presbyterian Healthcare Services Albuquerque, NM, 2003- 2006

Home Healthcare Nurse

• Responsible for providing nursing care to acutely ill patients in their home.

• Case Management Responsibilities for General Adult Population needing home care.

Presbyterian Healthcare Services, Albuquerque, NM, 1997- 2003,

Department Director for Adult Services and GI Lab

• Plans, implements and evaluates the human, material, and fiscal resources required to provide patient care in multiple departments.

• These departments include a 32 bed medical unit, a 26 bed medical unit, a 20 bed oncology unit, and an 800 case per month GI lab. • Managed 160 direct reports. 15 of those direct reports include managers. • Managed an $8 million budget. Presbyterian Healthcare Services Albuquerque, NM, 1995- 1997 Nursing Coordinator

• Assisted Department Director in the daily operations of a 40-bed adult inpatient surgical unit and a 26-bed orthopedic unit. Kenmore Mercy Hospital Kenmore, New York, 1988-1995 Critical Care Staff Nurse for 11 Bed medical ICU and Emergency Room, and Assistant Head Nurse for a 40-bed medical unit, Staff Nurse 28 bed Orthopedic Unit.

Education University of New York at Buffalo



University Of New Mexico

• 1997-2000



2011-2016 ANCC Nurse Executive- Board Certified

2015- BLS

Interests Community Volunteer Activities:

2012- Advisory Board for UNM/NM-CAPP

2013- Secretary/Treasurer for NM Organization of Nurse Leaders 2013- Advisory Board Member Carrington College

2012- Advisory Board for Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School 2003-2009- Board Member Campfire USA

Professional Organizations:

2013-American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants 2013- AONE

2011-2012- NMONL


2013- UNM Transitioning Care at the Bedside Conference- Poster Presenter

2012- ANA National Quality Conference Poster Presenter 2010- UNM Transitioning Care at the Bedside Conference- Podium Presentation

References References are available on request.

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