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Jessica Claire
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Summary

Compassionate Certified Nursing Assistant diligent about serving patient's medical and personal needs. Focused on delivering high-quality care to individuals from diverse backgrounds. Dedicated to protecting patient safety and promoting satisfaction with facility services. Kind and motivated professional with great bedside manner and charting abilities.

Skills
  • Documentation Procedures Expert
  • Patient Relations
  • Collecting Vital Signs
  • Monitoring Fluids
  • CPT & I CD9 Coding
  • Charting Expertise
  • Wound Care and Irrigation
  • Medical Billing
  • Inventory and Supply Management
  • Proper Sterilization Techniques
  • Venipuncture and Phlebotomy
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Routine Laboratory Testing
  • Updating Medical Records
  • Clear Communication
  • Operating EKG Equipment
  • Examination Preparation
  • Multitasking and Prioritization
  • Procedure Assistance
  • Check-In and Check-Out Procedures
  • Pharmacy Relations
  • Critical Thinking
  • Multi-line Telephone System Operation
  • Cleaning and Organizing
  • Time Management
  • Medication Administration
  • Appointment Scheduling
  • Wound Care
  • Treatment Room Preparation
  • Blood and Tissue Collection
  • Patient Toileting
  • Coordinating Drug Refills
  • Grooming and Bathing Assistance
  • Patient Feeding
  • Patient Skin and Nail Care
  • Able to Lift 20 Pounds
  • Understands Medical Procedures
  • Cleaning and Sanitizing
  • Completing Insurance Forms
  • Professional Bedside Manner
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Preparing Meals
  • General Housekeeping Ability
  • Performing Patient Intakes
  • Quick Problem Solver
  • Calm and Level-Headed Under Duress
  • Infection Control Procedures
  • Helping With Medication
  • Bedsore Prevention
  • Linen Replacements
  • Mobility Assistance
  • Activities of Daily Living ADL Support
  • Fluid Measurement
  • Electronic Recordkeeping
  • Output Monitoring and Reporting
  • EHR Management
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Understands Mobility Assistance Needs
  • Reliable Transportation
  • First Aid Certification
  • Patient Ambulation
  • Progress Tracking
  • Ability to Lift Clients
  • CPR Certification
  • Caring Companionship
  • Behavior Redirection
  • Knowledge of State Regulations
Experience
Certified Nursing Assistant, 04/2021 - Current
Trinity Health Corporation Bethel Park, PA,
  • Distributed drinking water and nourishment to residents.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Turned and repositioned residents using proper body mechanics to prevent pressure ulcers.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Observed and reported unusual symptoms and changes to charge nurse.
  • Maintained accurate, timely flow of information by completing thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patient status.
  • Collected specimens, monitored vitals and maximized patient comfort to maintain optimal environment.
  • Used mobility devices to transport patients.
  • Assisted residents in preparing for activities and social programs.
  • Answered signal lights, bells or intercom systems to determine resident needs.
  • Documented activities and recorded information in EMR system.
  • Fostered relationships with patients, caregivers and healthcare teams to achieve individual care plan targets.
  • Assisted residents with bathing and dressing to promote personal hygiene.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Helped residents walk with or without self-help devices.
  • Post mortem care
Direct Support Professional, 02/2019 - 05/2021
Independent Case Management Salem, AR,
  • Assisted with planning and coordination of activities and outings based on individual needs.
  • Enhanced patient wellbeing by supporting participation in recreational activities.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Monitored client's well-being, safety and comfort under physician direction.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Assisted individuals in learning and developing new skills.
  • Reported changes in client condition to administrators, facilitating nursing intervention.
  • Accompanied or transported clients to appointments, errands and social activities.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Documented current patient information to update vital signs, behaviors and eating habits.
  • Provided direct care to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, fostering activities of daily living.
  • Leveraged database management system to track and report service hours, details of activities and progress on goals.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Assisted individuals in development of social skills to become integrated in community.
  • Used approved crisis intervention techniques in emergency situations.
  • Encouraged and reassured clients throughout transitions to facilitate smooth discharge.
  • Advocated for disabled individuals to foster communication and self-expression and achieve goals.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Identified and reported observations and clinical symptoms to appropriate healthcare professionals, driving timely intervention.
  • Looked for physical, emotional and symptomatic changes in patient condition and obtained necessary care for medical concerns.
  • Performed minor housekeeping tasks to keep patient areas clean and sanitized.
  • Transported patients to other areas of hospital in wheelchairs and gurneys for tests, treatments and therapies.
  • Supported healthy patient skin with bedside baths, wound care and integrity checks.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and aided with feeding and monitoring.
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Helped residents walk with or without self-help devices.
  • Supported non-ambulatory residents in range of motion exercises.
  • Used mobility devices to transport patients.
  • Conducted routine checks on patient vitals, blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
Nurse Assistant, 05/2020 - 03/2021
Cascadia Healthcare Bellingham, WA,
  • Delivered high level of care to every patient.
  • Engaged with patient family and friends to provide courteous visit experience.
  • Assisted over 15 to 22 residents with daily needs, personal hygiene, dressing and facility transfers.
  • Recorded patient conditions and vital signs before and after medical operations.
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Provided basic patient care by bathing and grooming patients, changing bedding and assisting in feeding activities.
  • Used mobility devices to transport patients.
  • Looked for physical, emotional and symptomatic changes in patient condition and obtained necessary care for medical concerns.
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
  • Supported healthy patient skin with bedside baths, wound care and integrity checks.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with bathing, dressing and exercising.
  • Performed minor housekeeping tasks to keep patient areas clean and sanitized.
  • Performed variety of delegated basic patient care services to support nursing functions and activities of daily living.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and reported results to staff nurse or physician to identify changes from prior measurements.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and aided with feeding and monitoring.
  • Responded to bell or light signal calls to assist patients with needs.
  • Distributed drinking water and nourishment to residents.
  • Helped residents walk with or without self-help devices.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Turned and repositioned residents using proper body mechanics to prevent pressure ulcers.
  • Observed and reported unusual symptoms and changes to charge nurse.
  • Maintained accurate, timely flow of information by completing thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patient status.
  • Documented activities and recorded information in EMR system.
  • Fostered relationships with patients, caregivers and healthcare teams to achieve individual care plan targets.
  • Assisted residents with bathing and dressing to promote personal hygiene.
  • Supported non-ambulatory residents in range of motion exercises.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Post mortem care
Direct Support Professional, 09/2018 - 04/2020
Independent Case Management Searcy, AR,
  • Assisted with planning and coordination of activities and outings based on individual needs.
  • Enhanced patient wellbeing by supporting participation in recreational activities.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Monitored client's well-being, safety and comfort under physician direction.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Assisted individuals in learning and developing new skills.
  • Reported changes in client condition to administrators, facilitating nursing intervention.
  • Accompanied or transported clients to appointments, errands and social activities.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Documented current patient information to update vital signs, behaviors and eating habits.
  • Provided direct care to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, fostering activities of daily living.
  • Leveraged database management system to track and report service hours, details of activities and progress on goals.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Assisted individuals in development of social skills to become integrated in community.
  • Used approved crisis intervention techniques in emergency situations.
  • Encouraged and reassured clients throughout transitions to facilitate smooth discharge.
  • Advocated for disabled individuals to foster communication and self-expression and achieve goals.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Transported clients to doctor's appointments and errands.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with bathing, dressing and exercising.
  • Notified senior staff of patient emergencies to optimize outcomes.
  • Supported healthy patient skin with bedside baths, wound care and integrity checks.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and aided with feeding and monitoring.
  • Conducted routine checks on patient vitals, blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
Direct Support Professional, 03/2017 - 02/2019
Independent Case Management Siloam Springs, AR,
  • Assisted with planning and coordination of activities and outings based on individual needs.
  • Enhanced patient wellbeing by supporting participation in recreational activities.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Monitored client's well-being, safety and comfort under physician direction.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Assisted individuals in learning and developing new skills.
  • Reported changes in client condition to administrators, facilitating nursing intervention.
  • Accompanied or transported clients to appointments, errands and social activities.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Documented current patient information to update vital signs, behaviors and eating habits.
  • Provided direct care to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, fostering activities of daily living.
  • Leveraged database management system to track and report service hours, details of activities and progress on goals.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Assisted individuals in development of social skills to become integrated in community.
  • Used approved crisis intervention techniques in emergency situations.
  • Encouraged and reassured clients throughout transitions to facilitate smooth discharge.
  • Advocated for disabled individuals to foster communication and self-expression and achieve goals.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Transported clients to doctor's appointments and errands.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Conducted routine checks on patient vitals, blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
Direct Support Professional, 06/2017 - 08/2018
Independent Case Management Star City, AR,
  • Dressed, groomed and fed patients with limited physical abilities to support basic needs.
  • Entertained, conversed with or read aloud to patients to maintain mental health and alertness.
  • Maintained records of patient care, progress or problems to report and discuss observations.
  • Delivered high level of assistance with cooking, meal preparation and shopping.
  • Assisted clients with proper exercises and rehabilitation.
  • Checked patients' pulse, temperature and respiration.
  • Assisted with planning and coordination of activities and outings based on individual needs.
  • Enhanced patient wellbeing by supporting participation in recreational activities.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Monitored client's well-being, safety and comfort under physician direction.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Assisted individuals in learning and developing new skills.
  • Reported changes in client condition to administrators, facilitating nursing intervention.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Documented current patient information to update vital signs, behaviors and eating habits.
  • Provided direct care to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, fostering activities of daily living.
  • Leveraged database management system to track and report service hours, details of activities and progress on goals.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Assisted individuals in development of social skills to become integrated in community.
  • Used approved crisis intervention techniques in emergency situations.
  • Encouraged and reassured clients throughout transitions to facilitate smooth discharge.
  • Advocated for disabled individuals to foster communication and self-expression and achieve goals.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Conducted routine checks on patient vitals, blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
Direct Care Worker, 01/2013 - 12/2016
Open Systems Healthcare Wilmington, DE,
  • Helped clients with personal needs from exercise to bathing and personal grooming.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Planned and prepared nutritious meals and snacks to meet diabetic, low sodium and high protein diets.
  • Maintained daily living standards by assisting clients with personal hygiene needs.
  • Cultivated relationships with residents to support happiness and emotional well-being.
  • Made beds, swept floors and sanitized surfaces to support activities of daily living.
  • Transported patients to medical, dental and personal care appointments.
  • Assisted with client personal care needs to foster independence and well-being.
  • Laundered clothing and bedding to prevent infection.
  • Helped patients during ROM exercises to maintain musculoskeletal functions and increase strength.
  • Ambulated individuals around home, public and medical locations.
  • Reported concerns to nurse supervisor to promote optimal care.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Coordinated patient care plans with doctors and registered nurses and communicated treatment steps to patients.
  • Coordinated doctor appointments, exercise, recreation and family visits to maintain schedule.
  • Improved resident and staff engagement through group activities.
  • Engaged with patients and families to provide emotional support and daily living instruction.
  • Conducted routine checks on patient vitals, blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
Direct Care Worker, 06/2014 - 07/2015
Open Systems Healthcare Collegeville, PA,
  • Helped clients with personal needs from exercise to bathing and personal grooming.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Planned and prepared nutritious meals and snacks to meet diabetic, low sodium and high protein diets.
  • Maintained daily living standards by assisting clients with personal hygiene needs.
  • Cultivated relationships with residents to support happiness and emotional well-being.
  • Made beds, swept floors and sanitized surfaces to support activities of daily living.
  • Transported patients to medical, dental and personal care appointments.
  • Assisted with client personal care needs to foster independence and well-being.
  • Laundered clothing and bedding to prevent infection.
  • Helped patients during ROM exercises to maintain musculoskeletal functions and increase strength.
  • Ambulated individuals around home, public and medical locations.
  • Reported concerns to nurse supervisor to promote optimal care.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Coordinated patient care plans with doctors and registered nurses and communicated treatment steps to patients.
  • Coordinated doctor appointments, exercise, recreation and family visits to maintain schedule.
  • Recorded patient temperature, pulse and blood pressure to monitor health and well-being.
  • Improved resident and staff engagement through group activities.
  • Engaged with patients and families to provide emotional support and daily living instruction.
  • Conducted routine checks on patient vitals, blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
Medical Assistant, 11/2011 - 11/2012
Healthcare Partners Park Place 2120, CA,
  • Labeled and completed lab requisitions using ICD and CPT coding.
  • Contacted pharmacies to submit and refill patients' prescriptions.
  • Maintained inventory, vaccination and product expiration logs to record updated documentation for tracking purposes.
  • Followed principles of asepsis and infection control to meet patient safety guidelines.
  • Assessed, documented and monitored vital signs for patients within outpatient setting.
  • Collaborated with local pharmacies to resolve and clarify issues with patient medication.
  • Interviewed and engaged patients to obtain medical history, chief complaints and vital signs.
  • Responded to patient callbacks and phone-in prescription refill requests.
  • Scheduled appointments for patients via phone and in person.
  • Organized charts, documents and supplies to maintain team productivity.
  • Measured vital signs and took medical histories to prepare patients for examination.
  • Documented notes during patient visits.
  • Conducted insurance verification and pre-certification and pre-authorization functions.
  • Cleaned and maintained medical equipment following procedures and standards.
  • Secured patient information and maintained patient confidence by completing and safeguarding medical records.
  • Educated patients about medications, procedures and physician's instructions.
  • Prepared treatment rooms for patients by cleaning surfaces and restocking supplies.
  • Assisted with diagnostic testing by collecting and packaging biological specimens for internal and laboratory analysis.
  • Relayed messages from patients to physicians about concerns, condition updates or refill requests to facilitate treatment.
  • Incorporated outside records into charts.
  • Give shots
  • Collected forms, copied insurance cards and coordinated patient information for billing and insurance processing.
Education and Training
Certificate: Nurse Assistant , Expected in 02/2021
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N.U.R.S.E.S - Ecorse, MI,
GPA:
Status -
Certificate : Direct Care Staff Training , Expected in 02/2017
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Michigan Autism Academy - Southfield, MI,
GPA:
Status -
Diploma : Medical Assisting, Expected in 10/2011
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Everest Institute - Detroit , MI,
GPA:
Status -

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School Attended

  • N.U.R.S.E.S
  • Michigan Autism Academy
  • Everest Institute

Job Titles Held:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Direct Support Professional
  • Nurse Assistant
  • Direct Support Professional
  • Direct Support Professional
  • Direct Support Professional
  • Direct Care Worker
  • Direct Care Worker
  • Medical Assistant

Degrees

  • Certificate
  • Certificate
  • Diploma

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