certified nursing assistant resume example with 5+ years of experience

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

Washington-Certified Nursing Assistant bringing 4 years of experience in healthcare settings. Observant and reliable with good bedside manner and excellent time-management skills to address patient requirements in high-volume care facilities. Proficient in mobility and personal hygiene support. Ambitious Certified Nursing Assistant with extensive experience in patient care and skilled care facility administrative functions. Strong administrative skills combined with ability to evaluate and advocate for patient needs. Proven history of cultivating strong patient rapport to provide exceptional care. Proactive individual focused on delivering high-quality patient-centered care. Skilled in overseeing acute and chronic conditions.

  • Patient assessments
  • Triaging
  • EMR / EHR
  • Direct patient care
  • Medical Records Management
  • Patient management
  • Infection control and aseptic procedures
  • Patient privacy
  • Regulatory Compliance
Kingston High School Kingston, Expected in 06/2009 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Everest College Bremerton, WA, Expected in 04/2010 Technical College Diploma : Medical Assisting - GPA :
Olympic College Bremerton, WA Expected in : Associates For Registered Nurse - GPA :
  • Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
Work History
Bridgepoint Healthcare - Certified Nursing Assistant
Louisiana, MO, 04/2016 - Current
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy.
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming and other hygiene needs.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature and blood pressure to stay on top of symptoms and keep Licensed Nurses informed of changes.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Transported patients between rooms and appointments or testing locations.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Oversaw and maintained patients' rooms, group living areas and nurse stations.
  • Cared for average of 8-20 patients per 8 hours in skilled care facility, delivering high-quality, efficient support to meet all needs.
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision.
  • Delivered individualized patient care by recording vital signs, documenting observations, and evaluating patient needs.
Res-Care, Inc. - Scheduler
Altona, IL, 04/2016 - Current
  • Completed skilled administrative work to support all office staff and operational requirements.
  • Coordinated employee scheduling, clock-in, clock-out and timecards for payroll.
  • Managed master calendar and scheduled vacations for 300 employees based on optimal patient loads and facility need.
  • Carried out front office duties utilizing data entry skills in framework of skilled nursing facility necessity.
  • Answered phone calls and messages for each unit in a skilled care medical facility, scheduling shifts and handling employee "work/life balance needs".
  • Collaborated with the DNS and ADNS to prepare and set up schedules with adequate employee numbers per shift, per floor each day.
  • Received, recorded and addressed incoming and outgoing communication via telephone and email.
  • Completed daily logs for management review. "Staffing Updates"
Catholic Health Initiative - Administrative Assistant
Waukee, IA, 04/2016 - Current
  • Managed office inventory by restocking supplies and placing purchase orders to maintain adequate stock levels on the unit.
  • Completed and filed financial documentation for accounting purposes.
  • Organized paperwork such as charts and reports for office and patient needs.
  • Enhanced office efficiency by handling 30+ callers per day.
  • Completed skilled administrative work to support all office staff and Doctor.
  • Reviewed physician letters and corrected grammar and spelling errors.
  • Converted paper charts into digital files and uploaded to EMR system.
  • Located, checked in and pulled medical records for patient appointments and incomplete charts.
  • Carried out front office duties utilizing data entry skills in framework of medical database.
  • Kept organized documentation of prescription refill information for skilled care facility and roughly 10 doctors.
  • Supported providers in outpatient medical office through coordinating all administrative operations.
  • Completed billing and coding duties to ensure claims were successfully submitted.
  • Called patients to confirm scheduled appointments day in advance.
  • Coordinated front office duties, including customer service, patient scheduling and billing.
  • Provided educational documents and pamphlets to patients.
  • Received, recorded and addressed incoming and outgoing communication via telephone and email.
  • Developed and managed accurate and confidential patient records.
  • Facilitated organized record retrieval and access by maintaining filing system for both in-house and discharged residents.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute - Medical Assistant
Weymouth, MA, 06/2010 - 09/2010
  • Kept medical supplies in sufficient stock by monitoring levels and submitting replenishment orders before depleted.
  • Communicated clearly and effectively with patients to verify information, determine purpose of visit and record medical history.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Completed clinical procedures and gathered patient data for interpretation by physician.

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Kingston High School
  • Everest College
  • Olympic College

Job Titles Held:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Scheduler
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Medical Assistant


  • High School Diploma
  • Technical College Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: