certified nursing assistant resume example with 14+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Certified Nurse Assistant offering 5 + years of experience in healthcare environments. Promotes superior time-management skills, compassionate bedside manner and astute observational ability. Knowledgeable about mobility assistance and patient hygiene needs. Helpful Nursing Assistant committed to making patients feel comfortable and secure. Proficient in cleaning and sanitizing patient rooms, documenting observations and examining for symptoms. Compassionate approach to dealing with those under duress . Knowledgeable and compassionate Nursing staff member with 5 + years of Nursing experience. Diligent about serving all facets of patient medical and personal needs. Focused on delivering high-quality care to individuals of all backgrounds while protecting patient safety and promoting satisfaction with facility services.

  • Quick problem solver
  • Patient relations
  • Collecting specimens and processing
  • Helping with medication
  • Accepts instruction well
  • Infection control procedures
  • Catheter change and preparation
  • Grooming and bathing assistance
  • Assisting with personal grooming
  • Valid MS driver's license
  • Understands medical procedures
  • Understands mobility assistance needs
  • Microsoft Office
  • Reliable transportation
  • Medical terminology knowledge
  • Able to lift 25 pounds
  • Performing patient intakes
  • Collecting vital signs
  • Fluent in Speaking, Reading and Oral Comprehension
  • Self-Starter
  • Versatile
  • Flexible
  • Well-organized
  • HIPAA compliance
Certified Nursing Assistant, 10/2019 to Current
Mccoy's Building SupplyOkmulgee, OK,
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Conducted routine checks on standard patient vitals, including blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements, also assisting with feeding and monitoring.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with daily living needs such as bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Documented nursing assessments, treatments and follow-up care to maintain patient safety and optimize workflow.
  • Provided daily living activities to patients by serving meals, feeding, ambulating and turning over and positioning patients.
  • Engaged with patient family and friends to provide courteous, efficient visit experience.
  • Used mobility devices and wheelchairs equipment to transport patients.
  • Provided basic care to over 3 patients per day by bathing and grooming patients, changing bedding and preparing meals.
  • Assessed vitals and noted medical information to report changes to nursing staff and physicians.
Private Duty Caregiver, 04/2015 to 10/2019
Bayada Home Health CareNewport News, VA,
  • Helped clients with personal needs from exercise to bathing and personal grooming.
  • Oversaw and planned schedules by coordinating doctor appointments, exercise routines, recreational activities and family visits.
  • Assisted with meal planning to meet nutritional plans.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Helped clients maintain daily living standards by assisting with personal hygiene needs.
  • Laundered clothing and bedding and changed linens two times per weekly to prevent spread of infection.
  • Transported clients to locations such as medical appointments and group meetings to maintain social connections and meet medical needs.
  • Ambulated individuals with safe and effective strategies around home, public and medical locations.
  • Took and recorded patient temperature, pulse, respiration and blood pressure to monitor health statistics.
  • Assisted patients with daily personal hygiene such as bathing, dressing and grooming.
  • Performed light housekeeping duties such as, making beds, sweeping floors and sanitizing surfaces.
  • Scheduled recurring service appointments to provide client care as needed.
  • Monitored health and well-being of each client, including any significant health changes.
  • Completed scheduled patient check-ins and progress reports for all clients.
  • Built strong and trusting rapport with clients and loved ones.
  • Maintained network of connected caregivers to promote continuous professional development.
  • Provided ongoing compassionate patient care for each client.
  • Planned daily activities to allow clients opportunities for light exercise.
  • Recorded client status progress and challenges in logbooks and reports.
  • Transported clients to complete required tasks such as medical appointments and grocery shopping.
  • Directed patients in simple prescribed exercises, including passive and active ROM to maintain musculoskeletal functions and increase strength.
  • Transported patients to and from medical, dental and personal care appointments.
Certified Nursing Assistant, 06/2010 to 04/2015
Mccoy's Building SupplyOrange, TX,
  • Documented activities and recorded information in EMR system.
  • Rendered hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures.
  • Administered personal nursing assistance in pre- and post-operative situations.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Used mobility devices and Hoyer lift equipment to transport patients.
  • Maintained accurate, timely flow of information by completing thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patient status.
  • Delivered nursing assistance to residents in 12 bed or more hospice care facility.
  • Consulted with nurses to develop patient care plans and evaluate treatment options.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Conducted routine checks on standard patient vitals, including blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
Rehabilitation Technician, 10/2008 to 06/2010
Lawrence General HospitalBrighton, MA,
  • Transferred and transported patients from one area to another area.
  • Performed operational duties such as answering the phone, copying documents and updating schedule boards.
  • Frequently checked up on patients and offered patients assistance on using the equipment.
  • Monitored and assisted both occupational and physical therapists during treatments.
  • Documented and filed patient health reports and charts.
  • Managed intradepartmental infection control and equipment security.
  • Assisted with patient evaluations by obtaining information such as occupational roles, activities of daily living, history, cognition, perception, strength and range of motion.
  • Educated patients on safety concerns and helped achieve optimal results by demonstrating proper use of equipment and exercise routines.
  • Provided direct patient care services while utilizing appropriate procedures, equipment and techniques.
  • Provided proper ambulation support to patients in need of mobility assistance.
  • Assisted therapists in carrying out and improving treatment programs to provide optimal patient services.
  • Administered therapy programs to enhance performance, utilizing selected activities and special equipment.
  • Accomplished clerical tasks, including inventory management, filing, copying and recordkeeping, to keep office operations smooth and efficient.
  • Demonstrated leadership by making improvements to work processes and helping to train others.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
  • Recognized by management for providing exceptional customer service.
Education and Training
Detail Nursing Care Training: Certified Nursing Assistant, Expected in 07/2002 to System Training Institution - Jackson,
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/2001 to Wingfield High School - Jackson, MS
  • Honor Roll [1999-2001]
  • Office Helper [2000-2001]
  • Library Helper [1999-2001]
  • Work Study [2000-2001]
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Certified Nursing Assistant 10/2002-Present
  • CPR/AED+Standard First Aide(BLS), American Health Care Academy 10/2002-Present
  • MS Department of Health Certification 10/2002-Present

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School Attended

  • System Training Institution
  • Wingfield High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Private Duty Caregiver
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Rehabilitation Technician


  • Detail Nursing Care Training
  • High School Diploma

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