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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Ambitious Certified Nursing Assistant with extensive experience in patient care and hospital administrative functions. Strong nursing skills combined with ability to evaluate and advocate for patient needs. Proven history of cultivating strong patient rapport to provide exceptional care and patient education. Efficient and reliable Certified Nursing Assistant with twenty years of experience in hospital settings. Skilled in assisting with technical nursing treatments, supporting diagnostic procedures and accurately charting patient records. Proficient and caring Nursing team member offering over twenty years of patient-facing experience. Adept at addressing patient needs with compassionate care and attention to detail. Diligent about maximizing satisfaction, safety and wellness while serving patients of all backgrounds.

Skills
  • Patient privacy
  • Tube feedings and medications familiarity
  • Inpatient care
  • Documenting behaviors
  • Responding to emergencies
  • Supporting personal needs
  • Recording vital signs
  • Companionship and emotional support
  • Observing responses
  • Direct patient care
  • Measuring bodily fluids
  • Conducting intakes
  • Medical office administration
  • Patient-focused care
  • Feeding assistance expert
  • Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
  • CPR/First Aid Certified
  • Data entry
Work History
07/2019 to Current
Certified Nursing Assistant Beacon Light Behavioral Health System Bradford, PA,
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Conferred with multidisciplinary healthcare team to help effectively manage patient conditions with regular testing and vitals assessments.
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding elderly patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
11/2007 to 06/2019
Certified Nursing Assistant Beacon Light Behavioral Health System North Warren, PA,
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Conferred with multidisciplinary healthcare team to help effectively manage patient conditions with regular testing and vitals assessments.
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding elderly patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming and other hygiene needs.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar to stay on top of symptoms and keep head nurses informed of changes.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Participated in fun activities, including games and functions with patients each afternoon to boost mood, improve overall memory and provide light entertainment.
03/2005 to 11/2007
Certified Nursing Assistant Beacon Light Behavioral Health System Kittanning, PA,
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Transported patients between rooms and appointments or testing locations.
  • Oversaw and maintained patients' rooms, group living areas and nurse stations.
  • Delivered individualized patient care by recording vital signs, documenting observations, administering medical treatments and evaluating patient needs.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Cared for average of 15 patients per night in nursing home facility, delivering high-quality, efficient support to meet all needs.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar to stay on top of symptoms and keep nurses informed of changes.
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming and other hygiene needs.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding elderly patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
Education
Expected in to to
Bachelor of Science: Health Administration
Texas Southern University - Houston, TX
GPA:
Certifications
  • Certified Nurses Aide
  • First Aid Certification
  • BCLS Certification
  • CPR certified through American Heart Association

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Texas Southern University

Job Titles Held:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Certified Nursing Assistant

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science

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