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Registered Nurse, RN, MSN

Brunswick, Georgia, United States
approximately $50,000
October 19, 2016

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Curriculum Vitae

Bridget Bragg, RN, MSN

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Brunswick, Georgia 315153



To serve in a leadership capacity utilizing my skills and experience in professional healthcare, post-secondary academic instruction, direct patient care and clinical teaching.


Over 12 years of extensive specialized experience in the classroom teaching, writing and curriculum development, clinical experience, hospital and healthcare facilities work, and research documentation in the field of healthcare nursing.

Proficient in leadership related to teaching introductory, intermediate and advanced level healthcare courses.

Effective facilitation of healthcare lab set-up, lab-based clinical lesson planning.

Over 18 years of professional experience in the healthcare industry related to establishing personal and professional relationships in order to secure long-term experiences in hospitals, clinical and private care practices.

Leadership experiences in planning, budgeting, securing and acquisition of medical equipment, supplies and services.

Conscientious attention to detail when performing work.

Use of Creative thinking and imagination to develop new insights into situations and application of innovative solutions to organizational problems and design of new teaching methods.


Regis University, Denver, Colorado – MSN, 2006

Master of Science in Nursing: Leadership in Healthcare Systems Nurse Educator Track

Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, Georgia, BS, 1998, Bachelor of Science in Master of Science in Nursing: Leadership in Healthcare Systems Nurse Educator Track

Georgia Southern University, Statesboro Nursing

Healthcare Education – Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Computer Software: Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office: Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel.

Staff Development: Skilled staff development facilitator for educational institutions. Subjects included nursing curriculum development, integration of lab procedures into the learning environment, and project-based learning.

Clinical Laboratory: Proficient instructor and demonstrator of nursing procedures as well as remediation activities for students needing additional instruction.

Simulation: Able to create and conduct lab based simulations

The Art of Nursing: Experienced instructor communicating the understanding of the humanitarian approach and nature of caring as the art of the profession including cultural care and its relevance to the nursing practice as well as additional healthcare establishments.

Nursing Training and Development Projects:

Curriculum Development: Writing and updating strategies to ensure success and integration of nursing curriculum into nursing practice. Particular attention given to ensure that concepts and practices taught at the college accurately mirror the practices in effect at regional and local healthcare facilities.

Clinical Lab Design: Designed and maintained a functional learning lab environment to support and enhance the classroom teaching for the both Associate and Practical Nursing programs. Attention given to specific details regarding patient bed setup, equipment and supply placement, as well as managing student traffic flow through lab activities, including remediation.

Field Experience Clinical Rotation Scheduling: Designed and maintained schedule for multiple clinical rotations in area healthcare facilities. The clinical rotation schedule documents and accounts for site approval, providing clinical objectives and needed documentation, student attendance, scheduling departmental time within the participating hospitals or clinics.

Teaching and Academic Experience:

Baptist Health Center, Jacksonville, Florida, RN

Staff Nurse on Medical/Surgical Unit

College of Coastal Georgia, Brunswick, Georgia, Adjunct Clinical and Lab Instructor, Fall Semester 2015

Assisted with Lab Instruction prior to and during student clinical rotations

Instructor for assigned students in clinical settings, providing instruction with skills, guidance with patient care as well as required documentation, grading paperwork as well as clinical group projects

Coastal Pines Technical College, formerly Altamaha Technical College, Nursing Instructor and Dean of Allied Health, August 2009-June 2015

Instructor for all courses in the Practical Nursing Program

Supervision of Adjunct Instructors for Allied Health Medical Programs

Supervision of Practical Nursing teaching staff, Medical Assisting, Patient Care Technician, and Patient Care Assisting.

As Dean of Allied Health, Supervised Instructors in all Allied Health Programs, including Respiratory Therapy, Surgical Tech, EMT/Paramedic, Radiology Tech, along with Nursing and previously listed Allied Health Programs

Was hired initially to begin Nursing Program for a New Brunswick Campus; implemented and secured all necessary documentation and requirements with Nursing Board rules to implement a new nursing program.

Developed and Implemented the Nursing curriculum for the Practical Nursing program at the Brunswick campus for Altamaha Technical College, now Coastal Pines Technical College

Established relationships within the Medical Community to ensure Students various exposure to many clinical areas

Established and secured clinical sites and clinical experiences for students in all areas of Allied Health Medical Programs

Instructor for core curriculum courses

Lab Instructor and Lab Manager

Clinical Coordinator and Instructor

Coastal Georgia Community College, Brunswick, Georgia, Instructor of Nursing and Patient Care Technician, Instructor for courses in nursing and certification of medical support in Patient care. August 2005-May 2007

Primary Instructor for the Patient Care Technician Program

Coordination of Lab Activities for Associate Degree Nursing Program

Clinical Instructor for the Associate Degree Nursing Program

Nursing Lab Manager

Resource Committee Member for Associate Degree Nursing Program

Southeastern Technical College, Vidalia, Georgia, January 2002-July 2005, Instructor of Nursing, Adjunct Instructor for Nursing Core Classes. Responsible for coursework, classroom instructor, testing, remediation and lab management. Courses taught include:

Introduction to Healthcare

Medical Terminology

Pharmacology and The Research Process

Fundamentals in Nursing

Nutrition and Diet Therapy

Medical Surgical Nursing 1 & 2

OB/GYN and Pediatric Nursing

Professional Experience:

Pulmonary Medicine of South Georgia & South Georgia Sleep Institute, Vidalia, Georgia -May 2000-Dec 2001

Nurse Manager/Clinical Research Coordinator

Trained and supervised staff nurses and medical assistants

Assisted Physician with Assessment and Management of Patients

Clinical Research Coordinator for practice and managed all research/clinical trials implemented by the Practice.

Georgia Home Health Care, Vidalia, Georgia - April 99-May 00

Registered Nurse, Staff Nurse

Meadows Regional Medical Center, Vidalia, Georgia - August 98-April 99

Registered Nurse, Telemetry/Medical Surgical Unit


SACSCOC Conference, Atlanta, Georgia

Heritage Professional Education: Restructuring the Role of Today’s Nurse Manager

Certificate of Completion: How to Coordinate Clinical Trials

Certificate of Completion: Georgia Nursing Law

DTAE certificate: Phase I: Instructor Training Institute

Certificate of Completion: Introduction to Blackboard

Certificate of Achievement from Mosby: Faculty Development Institute, 2003

Nursing Education: Visions for Tomorrow

Certificate of Completion: The Diet Revolution

Certificate of Achievement from the University of Memphis College of Education: Creative Teaching for Nurse Educators

Teaching for Nurse Educators

Annual Conference: Exploring Teaching and Learning Excellence in Nursing

Certificate of Completion: Georgia Health Partnership: Train the Trainer


State of Georgia Registered Nurse License # 139952

State of Florida Registered Nurse License # 9428129

American Heart Association- BLS Certified Instructor


Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing-Inducted 1997

Montclair Who’s Who in Collegiate Faculty- nominated 2005 to present


Denise Wedington, Academic Affairs, Coastal Pines Technical College, 1441 Halyard Way, SE, Townsend, Georgia 31331, 912-***-****.

Esther Nyampong, RN, MSN, 539 Candlebark Drive, Jacksonville, Florida, 32225, 914-***-****

Cathy Allen, RN, Baptist Medical Center/ Life Care Center, Orange Park, Florida, Assistant Director of Nursing, 2014 Green Meadows Drive, Middleburg, Florida, 904-***-****

Betty Manning, RN, BSN, CE, Surgical Floor Manager, Wayne Memorial Hospital, 865 S. 1st Street, Jesup, Georgia 31545, 912-***-****

Peggy Christiana, RN, BSN, Practical Nursing Instructor, Altamaha Technical College, Brunswick, Georgia 31525, 912-***-**** ext. 4331

Kevin Pullen, Ed. S, 111 Wall Street, St. Simons Island, GA 31522, 770-***-****,

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