Certified Nursing AssistantKindred Hospital Brea Subacute – Brea, CA
Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure, pulse, respirations, temperature and pulse oximetry.
Collected patient specimens and data, including vital signs, input/output and other delegated measurements.
Performed direct patient care aimed at increasing comfort, psychological, social and spiritual well-being by providing assistance with personal hygiene, physical comfort, nutrition, elimination, prevention of skin breakdown, rehabilitation and safety.
Assisted licensed nurses with wound care for pressure ulcers and bed sores, and assisted with treatments such as cleansing enemas, catheterization, and nasogastric tube insertion.
Followed safe lifting techniques when assisting with patient transfers and ambulation.
03/2010 to 02/2012
Certified Nursing AssistantShea Rehabilitation and Healthcare – Whittier, CA
Answered resident calls for care and feeding.
Assisted residents with activities of daily living to enhance quality of life, including bathing, dressing, feeding, lifting, and transferring.
Monitored vital signs and fluid intake and output levels.
Reported any unusual circumstances in the residents' condition or environment.