Caregiver resume example with 18+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105

Dedicated individual experienced in working with patients suffering from [Type] and [Type] disabilities and ailments. Talented at assisting patients with daily living tasks, including [Task] and [Task]. Committed to improving overall patient well-being and health through personal care and interactive engagement.

  • Compassionate client care
  • Monitoring fluids
  • Able to lift [Number] pounds
  • Helping with medication
  • Calm and level-headed under duress
  • General housekeeping ability
  • Preparing meals
  • Patient relations
  • Collecting vital signs
Education and Training
Unitech Training Academy - Lafayette Lafayette, LA Expected in 06/2008 Pharmacy Tech License : Medicine (Pre-Medicine) - GPA :
Aimbridge Hospitality - Caregiver
Fort Walton Beach, FL, 02/2009 - 10/2019
  • Assisted with meal planning to meet nutritional plans.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Helped clients with personal needs from exercise to bathing and personal grooming.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and other physical symptoms in need of further attention.
  • Cultivated amiable relationships with over [Number] residents, resulting in strong overall patient happiness and emotional well-being.
  • Provided basic care for elderly patients, including scheduling appointments and managing finances and legal matters.
  • Directed patients in simple prescribed exercises, including passive and active ROM to maintain musculoskeletal functions and increase strength.
  • Worked with supervisory medical staff to review cases and improve care.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment to promote client happiness and safety.
  • Fostered relationship with client, providing companionship and counseling.
  • Coordinated and administered medications and organized healthcare appointments to maintain optimal client health.
  • Delivered high-quality, geriatric care to private client.
  • Provided patients and families with emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, independent living skills and adaptation to disability or illness.
  • Cleaned and sanitized rooms and equipment using aseptic technique to prevent infection and cross-contamination.
  • Assisted disabled individuals to foster independence while still closely monitoring safety at all times.
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
  • Administered all necessary medications as directed by care plan.
  • Laundered clothing and bedding and changed linens [Number] times per [Timeframe] to prevent spread of infection.
  • Took and recorded patient temperature, pulse, respiration and blood pressure to monitor health statistics.
  • Reported concerns to supervisory [Job title] to maintain optimal care for all client needs.
  • Transported clients to locations such as medical appointments and group meetings to maintain social connections and meet medical needs.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with each patient to facilitate best possible care and assistance.
  • Transported patients to and from medical, dental and personal care appointments.
  • Performed light housekeeping duties such as, making beds, sweeping floors and sanitizing surfaces.
  • Planned and prepared nutritious meals and snacks to meet client dietary requirements such as diabetic, low sodium and high protein.
  • Assisted patients with daily personal hygiene such as bathing, dressing and grooming.
  • Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients.
  • Oversaw and planned resident schedules by coordinating doctor appointments, exercise routines, recreational activities and family visits.
Medstar Health - Pharmacy Technician
Annandale, VA, 02/2008 - 04/2010
  • Received, reviewed, dispensed and labeled over [Number] prescriptions daily with expert accuracy.
  • Assisted pharmacist with clearing high volume of problem prescriptions and customer questions to maintain optimal team efficiency.
  • Verified and filled over [Number] prescriptions per day in busy [Type] pharmacy setting.
  • Received and verified daily incoming drug inventories, reported discrepancies and logged items into inventory system.
  • Managed medication stocks, including conducting counts, labeling products and maintaining controls.
  • Created new customer profiles and updated information in pharmacy computer systems.
  • Established and updated patient profiles, including lists of medications and insurance details.
  • Worked with insurance companies to process claims, resolve problems and obtain payments.
  • Received, reviewed, dispensed, and labeled over [Number] prescriptions daily with expert accuracy.
  • Ordered medicines on [Timeframe] basis to meet anticipated demand from patients and reduce backorders.
  • Prepared medication labels with item name and quantity.
  • Calculated dosage, filled prescriptions and prepared prescription labels.
  • Performed wide range of pharmacy operations with strong commitment to accuracy, efficiency and service quality.
  • Ensured proper entry and processing of patient prescriptions in company system.
  • Handled over [Number] daily dispenses of prescriptions.
  • Confirmed prescriptions for patients by placing calls and conferring with physicians' office staff.
  • Created new customer profiles and updated changes such as demographics, allergies, and new medications in pharmacy computer systems.
  • Verified insurance benefits to refill medications and upheld fantastic customer service standards.
  • Supported the pharmacist in preparing [Number] prescriptions daily.
  • Dispensed approximately [Number] prescriptions daily.
  • Dispensed medications to patients in accordance with pharmacist orders.
  • Delivered quality care to customers through close collaboration with pharmacist.
  • Collaborated closely with pharmacist to deliver high level of quality care to patients and patrons.
  • Communicated with insurance companies for billing purposes.
  • Entered orders into the system and filled medication orders.
  • Administered medications as per pharmacist orders.
  • Prepared requisitions for drugs and supplies as directed by pharmacist.
  • Restocked shelves and prepared expired drugs for return.
  • Ordered out of stock medications to ensure patients were taken care of accordingly.
  • Assisted staff members with drug inventory, purchasing, and receiving.
  • Filled and processed prescriptions to ensure prompt and efficient patient care.
  • Maintained clean and organized pharmacy shelving and work areas.
  • Entered and processed prescriptions into internal system with accuracy to avoid filling delays.
Dwayne Fontenot Construction - Carpenter's Helper
City, STATE, 03/2001 - 06/2018
  • Conserved carpentry resources by using equipment and supplies efficiently to accomplish job tasks.
  • Supported safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules and regulations.
  • Supported project planning by collecting and documenting measurements, marking installation points and cutting materials to desired sizes.
  • Erected and removed supports such as scaffolding and shoring based on individual project needs.
  • Promoted team efficiency by consistently picking up trash, excess materials and tools.
  • Delivered [Product or Service] to customer locations.
  • Improved operations by working with team members and customers to find workable solutions.
  • Earned reputation for good attendance and hard work.
  • Achieved cost-savings by developing functional solutions to [Type] problems.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
  • Built carpentry products such as cabinetry, framework and furniture.

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School Attended

  • Unitech Training Academy - Lafayette

Job Titles Held:

  • Caregiver
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Carpenter's Helper


  • Pharmacy Tech License

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