Certified Nursing Assistant with 9+ years work in fast-paced environment handling confidential paperwork, administering medication and providing quality patient care. to a progressive institution
Certified Nursing Assistant 2006 (NJ)
Certified Nursing assistant 2012 (TX)
Understands mobility assistance needs
Able to lift
Understands medical procedures
Trained in grooming and bathing assistance
Respiratory equipment training
Documentation procedures expert
Trained in catheter careCalm and level-headed under duress
Calm and level-headed under duress
Quick problem solver
General housekeeping ability
Valid TX driver's license
Certified Nursing Assistant January 2012 to CurrentAshford Hall Nursing Facility － Irving, TX Observed and documented patient status and reported patient to appropriate staff
Read and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration.
Completed and submitted clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines.
Collected urine and fecal samples.
Directed patients in prescribed range of motion exercises and in the use of braces or artificial limbs. Provided transportation, assistance and companionship to clients. Cleaned and organized patients' living quarters.
Provided patients and families with emotional support. Exhibited compassionate care and communication with regard to issues of death and dying. Sensitive to the needs of geriatric patients.Maintained a clean, orderly and well-stocked environment.Participated in the maintenance of safe conditions within the facility and other related areas. Prepared patient rooms prior to their arrival.-Preseent Well versed in greeting visitors, patients and healthcare staff and assists in meeting their needs.
Assisted with transferring residents in and out of wheelchairs and adaptive equipment. Kept facility stocked with necessary supplies, equipment and instruments. Recognized and reported abnormalities and/or changes in patients' health status to nursing staff. with basic medical terminology
Light shopping duties on request.
Help with bathing, showering, getting dressed and other personal hygiene.
Moving / lifting patients with limited mobility to / from bed, bath, chair, wheelchair.
Measuring and recording vital signs.
Supervise prescribed exercise routines.
Note and report progress, sudden developments to case manager.
Assist with hospital appointments, visits to doctor.
Be a reliable and efficient aide and warm-hearted companion, reading, conversing, providing mental stimulation.
Certified Nursing Assistant March 2012 to May 2014Matlock Place Rehab － Arlington, Texas
Assist bathing, personal hygiene, dressing of patients.
Help with toilet and bathroom needs.
Handle emesis bags, urinals, bedpans.
Assist / change patients with incontinence.
Take urine / stool / sputum specimens as directed.
Serve meals and assist those who cannot feed themselves.
Participate in admissions, transfer and discharge procedures.
Help move / lift patients with limited mobility to chair, bed.
Assist / encourage ambulation.
Make beds, change bed linen to schedule or as needed, tidy rooms.
Monitor and record vital signs, height, weight, blood pressure, temperature, pulse, respiration Observe and report relevant physical, psychological, social developments and interactions with fellow patients and staff.
Help manage, move, re-order supplies.
Follow procedures for disease / infection control.
Follow emergency procedures and policies.
Foster cheerful, positive outlook and provide compassionate response to patients* emotional needs.
Home Health Aide July 2009 to May 2012Newmetrics Home Health － Dallas, Tx
Promoted continuity of care by accurately and completely communicating to other caregivers the status of patients for which care is provided. Comforted patients and provided them with reassurance and encouragement.
Participated in the maintenance of safe conditions within the Patients HomeCharted daily information on the residents such as mood changes, mobility activity, eating percentages, and daily inputs and outputs. Recognized and reported abnormalities and/or changes in patients' health status to nursing staff.
Documented resident records on daily flow sheets. Assisted with ADLs.
Completed and submitted clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines. Provided patients and families with emotional support. Sensitive to the needs of geriatric patients.
Administered simple range of motion exercises.as ordered
Comforted patients and provided them with reassurance and encouragement.
Maintained a clean, orderly and well-stocked environment.
Read and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration.
Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the nurse
Tended to patients with chronic illnesses.
certified nursing assistant April 2006 to May 2009Trinitas Hospital
Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.
• Provided for personal care and safety requirements of patients quickly under the supervision of licensed nursing staff
•Took vital signs of patients
• Assisted the care team by providing helpful, comforting and compassionate care to patients and families
• Facilitated the admission, discharge and transfer of patients on and off the unit
• Maintained an arranged unit environment with adequate supplies and equipment in order to smooth the progress of staff
• Contributed to efficient communication by accurately and completely communicating to other caregivers the status of patients for which care is provided.
Education and Training
High School Diploma : 2002Community Secondary School － Aba, Abia, Nigeria
Certified nursing assistant
Current CPR/first aid certification : 2013