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Registered Nurse Manager

Brooklyn, NY
April 19, 2020

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Sheri Swajanen, RN

**** **** ******, ***. * Astoria, NY 11103



To obtain a position as a Professional Registered Nurse Care Coach, where I can demonstrate passion, growth, and deliver effective patient centered care. I am currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Nursing Informatics, and look forward to integrating Nursing Informatics into my current nursing career.

Professional Experience:

United Healthcare, New York, 6/2019 – Present

Pediatric Nurse Case Manager

Pediatric and NICU Nurse Case Manager providing care coordination to the Pediatric Medicaid population ages 0-21 years

Individualized, compassionate care coordination for NICU and Pediatric Patients and their caregivers

Perform medical case consults for Behavioral Health Population ages 0-21 years

High priority care coordination to NICU and Medically Fragile Children

Participate in weekly meetings with utilization management as an active member in the United Healthcare Children’s Committee

Collaborate/integrated case consults with Utilization Management, Behavioral Health Advocates, and Community Health workers to formulate optimal care coordination for members

Function as a team player to provide case management for DSNP and >21 year Medicaid population when assisting colleagues with their assigned members

New York Hospital Queens, Flushing, New York, 6/2011 – 8/2019

Registered Nurse:

Registered Nurse providing patient care in the following specialty areas: High Risk Antepartum, Labor and Delivery, Recovery Room, Postpartum, Nursery, Pediatrics, and Telemetry

Provide nursing care for Pediatric patients, Neonates, and Antepartum, Intrapartum, and Postpartum mothers, including fetal monitoring and cesarean care

Recovery Room Nurse providing thorough and meticulous assessment to post-cesarean patients

Educated patients and their families on Newborn and Pediatric care, Antepartum, Intrapartum, and Postpartum period, disease processes, postpartum depression, and provide education and assistance with breastfeeding

Administration of medications and intravenous fluids; pain management; management of PCEA and PCA pumps

Perform initial newborn assessment upon admission to newborn nursery; blood draws for PKU, CBC, CRP, and bilirubin levels

Provide thorough care for newborns at risk for developing jaundice under low and high intensity phototherapy

Devoted team player; functions as charge nurse at times when nurse manager is not on unit

United Health Group, Whitestone, New York, 10/2017 – Present

Patient Educator

Registered nurse providing patient care in the following specialty area: High Risk Pregnancy

Proving keen nursing assessment in the homecare setting for patients with a High Risk Antepartum diagnosis

Thoroughly educating patient’s on disease process and medication regimen and ensuring adequate understanding

Discharge patient’s appropriately, while confirming all follow-up appointments and that discharge needs are met

Interact with a diverse patient population providing cultural competent care and remaining sensitive to individual patient needs

Macleod Laboratory Infertility Clinic, Manhattan, New York, 11/2010 – 3/2011

Registered Nurse:

Registered Nurse providing patient care in the following specialty areas: Primary or Secondary Infertility, Recurring Pregnancy Losses, High Risk Pregnancies, Ovarian Disorders, Menstrual Problems, and all Aspects of Pelvic Infections, requiring the following skills:

Served as a liaison between patients and physician regarding medical matters

Assisted physician with surgical dilation and curettage procedure and responsible for monitoring post anesthesia respirations, vital signs, and complications

Responsible for producing broad spectrum antibiotic intrauterine medication bags

Administered intrauterine localized antibiotics

Assisted physician with the insertion of midline catheters

Monitored continuous ambulatory IV, medications, and adverse reactions

Responsible for reviewing and revising physician’s dictations for web site and book publication

In charge of sterilizing office medical equipment

In office laboratory, performed plating of microbiology specimens and staining bacterial slides

William Beaumont Hospital, Magnet Status, Royal Oak, Michigan, 5/2009 – 10/2010

Nurse Technician

Nurse Technician providing patient care in the following specialty areas: Medical Surgical, Cardiac, Surgical, and Neonatal Intensive Care, Critical Care, Orthopedic, Urology, Hospice and Palliative Care, Rehabilitation, Psychiatry, Obstetric Gynecologic, and Pediatric patients requiring the following skills:

Successfully performed head to toe Nursing Assessment

Accurately inserted and removed Foley Catheter, Nasogastric Tube, and Intravenous Catheter

Worked collaboratively with Physicians, Registered Nurses, Nurse Assistants, patients, and their families to establish rapport and deliver adequate patient care

Represented self as calm and professional, especially in times of critical need

Successfully completed and prioritized responsibilities while maintaining reliability

Used analytical skills to assess situations and recognize when intervention was needed

Provided teaching to patients and their families via demonstration and explanation method and assessed for understanding

William Beaumont Hospital, Magnet Status, Troy, Michigan, 6/2006 – 5/2009

Nurse Assistant

Nurse Assistant providing patient care on Telemetry Critical Care Unit requiring the following skills:

Assisted patient’s with their daily needs, i.e. feeding, bathing, elimination

Assisted Registered Nurse in assessing patient’s well-being, i.e. assessing vital signs, blood glucose levels, level of conciseness

Provided patient confidentiality and respected patient privacy

Delivered quality patient care and customer service to receive overall wellness of client and patient satisfaction

Provided emotional and physical support to patient’s family members that were experiencing grief and concern


Western Governors University Salt Lake City, Utah

Masters of Science in Nursing Informatics, Expected Graduation Date: December 2020

Western Governors University Salt Lake City, Utah

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, May 2018

Baker College Clinton Township, Michigan

Associate Degree in Nursing, December 2009

Professional Licenses:

Professional Registered Nurse, License Number 634974 09/03/2010, State of New York


ACLS, American Heart Association, 2017

BLS, American Heart Association, 2017

NRP, American Heart Association, 2017

20-Hour Interdisciplinary Breastfeeding Management Course, 2012


Experienced in Allscripts and Epic OneChart computerized medical charting

Excellent written and oral communication skills

Solid organizational skill

Exceptional success as a team leader and a team member

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