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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Professional Summary

Empathetic Care Worker with sensitive and compassionate approach to cultivating trusting, stimulating and varied lifestyle for residents. Offers enhanced care with flexible learning approach for patients. Experience in hospital and in-home settings providing guidance and encouragement to patients through physical and emotional support.

Personal Care Aide experienced in assisting clients with mental impairments or physical limitations to manage everyday tasks. Skilled in geriatric care and providing companionship and direct assistance to cognitively impaired clients.

Caring healthcare aide with Number years providing in-home care to over Number patients. Detailed when reviewing instructions and medical charts to appropriately administer medications and treatments. Upbeat when entering patients' homes and throughout interactions for professional and personalized care services.

Well-rounded Personal Care Aide with Number years assisting clients with various daily living needs at home. Talented at offering attentive care to patients by managing health needs, helping with personal grooming, carrying out light housekeeping and Task. Expert communicator when supporting patients' needs, documenting information and interacting with supervisors.

Experienced Job Title knowledgeable about safe patient ambulation, personal grooming assistance and housekeeping. Remains current on relevant medical conditions and working with qualified healthcare staff to maximize care. Devoted to patient physical comfort and emotional support.

Skilled Care Provider assisting elderly, convalescents, or persons with disabilities with daily living activities in-home or within care facility. Keep house by making beds, doing laundry, washing dishes and preparing meals. Advise families and healthcare team regarding health concerns, nutrition, cleanliness and household activities.

Skills
  • Patient care
  • Patient Management
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Patient Assessments
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Indirect Patient Care
  • Infection Control and Aseptic Procedures
  • State Regulations Knowledge
  • First Aid and Safety
  • Meal Planning and Preparation
Education
Wayne Community College Detroit Mi, Expected in 06/2018 Associate Degree : - GPA :
University Of Dearborn Dearborn, MI, Expected in 01/2022 : - GPA :
Certifications
  • Area of expertise License - Timeframe
  • PCA - Personal Care Aide
  • NCPCT - Patient Care Technician
  • PCW - Personal Care Worker
  • DCA - Direct Care Aide
  • CPCT/A - Patient Care Technician/Assistant
Work History
Chrysalis - Caregiver
Price, UT, 07/2009 - 09/2015
  • Assisted clients with daily living needs, including bathing and personal grooming, to maintain self-esteem and general wellness.
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
  • Supervised daily activities and provided assistance when needed.
  • Worked to improve and enhance patient lives through effective and compassionate care.
  • Performed household tasks such as laundry, dusting, washing dishes and vacuuming.
  • Provided basic grooming and hygiene assistance to patients, including bathing and dressing.
  • Kept household areas clean and well-stocked, ran errands, managed laundry and completed weekly grocery shopping.
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being.
  • Maintained clean personal areas and prepared healthy meals to support client nutritional needs.
  • Supported clients with mental support and physical activities to accomplish quality of life and sustain needs.
  • Provided safe mobility support to help patients move around personal and public spaces.
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Documented residents' behavior in terms of mental status, sleeping and eating patterns in medical record books.
  • Kept close eye on client vital signs, administered medications and tracked behaviors to keep healthcare supervisor well-informed.
  • Administered medication as directed by physician.
  • Recognized and reported abnormalities and/or changes in patients' health status to case manager.
  • Monitored progress and documented any patient health status changes, keeping healthcare team updated.
  • Documented vitals, behaviors and medications in client medical records.
  • Helped clients manage money, pay bills and shop for groceries or personal items.
  • Transported patients daily via wheelchair to and from rehabilitation and daily activities.
ST John Northeast - Phlebotomist Technician/Lab Ass
City, STATE, 03/2009 - 02/2013
  • Assembled tourniquets, needles and blood collection devices to prepare work trays.
  • Spoke with patient to gather information for lab records, reduce fear or anxiety and optimize cooperation.
  • Stocked phlebotomy cart or carrier with appropriate supplies.
  • Accurately labeled vacutainer tubes with patient name, date and time of collection.
  • Validated blood and specimen collection orders, alerting nurses or physicians of discrepancies between order and nursing station logs.
  • Tracked collected specimens by initialing, dating and noting times of collection.
  • Followed physician orders when administering therapeutic phlebotomy.
  • Logged patient information and recorded results into system using Software and Software.
  • Performed bedside tests like bleeding time tests and entered results into patient charts.
  • Conducted venipuncture and other CT procedures.
  • Obtained blood specimens by performing venipunctures and finger sticks Number times per day.
  • Organized daily work based on collection priority.
  • Protected patients by following infection control, sharps disposal and biohazardous waste disposal procedures.
  • Drew blood from veins by vacuum tube, syringe or butterfly venipuncture methods.
  • Collected blood samples using vacutainer tubes, tourniquets, syringes, butterfly needles, and straight needles.
ADD A TECH - REGISTER MEDICAL Assistant
City, STATE, 03/1999 - 02/2013
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Communicated clearly and effectively with patients to verify information, determine purpose of visit and record medical history.
  • Conducted preliminary evaluations, including measuring weight, temperature and blood pressure, and documented results with accuracy.
  • Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Restocked supplies in front office and in patient exam rooms to stay in line with expected patient levels.
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician.
  • Collaborated with medical and administrative personnel to maintain patient-focused, engaging and compassionate environment.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Scheduled appointments, registered patients and distributed sample pharmaceuticals as prescribed.
  • Tested and recorded blood glucose levels.
  • Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens.
  • Promoted office efficiency, coordinating charts, completing insurance forms and helping patients with diverse needs.
  • Enhanced patient outcomes by providing knowledgeable education on procedures, medications and other physician instructions.
  • Comforted anxious patients before procedures and listened to concerns, offering support and compassion.
  • Prepared patients for X-rays, electrocardiograms, suture removal and dressing changes.
  • Supported duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
  • Gathered forms, copied insurance cards and Action to collect patient information for billing and insurance filing.
  • Performed venipuncture and administered vaccinations for patients between ages of Number and Number.
  • Documented vital signs and health history for patients in clinic and hospital environments.
  • Directed patients to examining rooms and coordinated transportation assistance as necessary.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Wayne Community College
  • University Of Dearborn

Job Titles Held:

  • Caregiver
  • Phlebotomist Technician/Lab Ass
  • REGISTER MEDICAL Assistant

Degrees

  • Associate Degree

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