Compassionate caregiver experienced with providing direct in-home care to those in need.
First Aid and CPR certified
Disciplined, energetic employee who quickly establishes rapport with patients and colleagues.
Change bed linens or make beds.
Assist nurses or physicians in the operation of medical equipment or provision of patient care.
Communicate with patients to ascertain feelings or need for assistance or social and emotional support.
Document or otherwise report observations of patient behavior, complaints, or physical symptoms to nurses.
Feed patients or assist patients to eat or drink.
Gather information from caregivers, nurses, or physicians about patient condition, treatment plans, or appropriate activities.
Measure and record food and liquid intake, reporting changes to medical or nursing staff.
Observe or examine patients to detect symptoms that may require medical attention, such as bruises, open wounds, or blood in urine.
Provide physical support to assist patients to perform daily living activities, such as getting out of bed, bathing, dressing, using the toilet, standing, walking, or exercising.
Remind patients to take medications or nutritional supplements
Restock patient rooms with personal hygiene items, such as towels, washcloths, soap, or toilet paper.
Review patients' dietary restrictions, food allergies, and preferences to ensure patient receives appropriate diet.
Turn or reposition bedridden patients.
Undress, wash, and dress patients who are unable to do so for themselves.
Exercise patients who are comatose, paralyzed, or have restricted mobility.
Lift or assist others to lift patients to move them on or off beds
Coursework in Women's Health, Diabetes Management, Adult and Family Health,Acute Care Nursing, Newborn and adolescent health. Also studied Wound care, care of patients with neurological disorder, seizure precautions,vital signs, etc
Microsoft Excel, office mail, Microsoft Outlook, windows, Microsoft Word,
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