Activity Aide, 06/1997 to 12/2000 Glenwood Healthcare and Rehab – 19330 Cottage Grove Ave, Glenwood, Il
Certified Nurses Assistant, 01/2001 to 08/2004 HCR Manor Care – 940 Maple Drive, Homewood Il 60430 Here at Manor Care I worked as a certified nurses assistant. This position allowed me to complete hands on care with our residents. The hands on care included: bathing, feeding, range of motion, and ADL charting. Teamplaying is what is all about
Home Heath Aide (HHA), 08/2012 to 12/2014 Hope Home Health – 3800 W. 80th Lane, Merrillville In Here at Hope Home Health I worked as a home health aide. This allowed to meet wonderful clients from different walks of life. I traveled to various client's homes and completed hands on care for each client which includes: bathing, feeding, some light housekeeping, and some cooking. The much slower pace allowed me to get to know my clients and for my client to get to know me.
CNA (Certified Nurses Assistant) and Activities, 04/2014 to Current Brentwood of Hobart – 1420 St. Marys Cir, Hobart, Indiana 46342 I currently work here at Brentwood of Hobart and I direct the activities on our Memory Care Unit and I also work as a CNA when needed. I am responsible for creating the calendar of events for our residents and I am also responsible for making sure that the activities are ran as smoothly as possible. This position has allowed me to get to know our residents on a personal level as well as their family members. The activities that we do include news and views, group discussions, cluster groups, table games, puzzles, small birthday socials, some entertainment such as Elvis, Banjo Singers, Guitar players, The Accordion Man etc..., painting, color with me groups, arts and craft, folding linens, movie time, bingo, jingo, and exercising. With our memory care residents we try to create an environment that would allow them to be themselves. As a certified nurses assistant, I do hands on care such as bathing, some feeding, laundry, and light housekeeping of our residents apartments. As a cna I help maintain a healthy and safe environment for our residents along with the other team players
2 Technical Certificates: Nursing, 2005 Prairie State College - 202 S. Halsted St., Chicago Heights, Il 60411 In attending Prairie State College I've obtained two technical certificates and they include: My Certified Nurses Assistant Certificate which I obtained in the year 2000 and my Surgical Technician Certificate which I obtained in 2005