Knowledge of taking vital signs Restorative care Compassionate care Personal grooming Interviewing patient and others Obtaining and compiling data Performing assessments Providing education Documenting clinical information Serving on committees and work groups assigned Assisting veterans with filling out forms
Patient counseling professional
Palliative care awareness
Problem resolution capability
Professional bedside manner
Proper catheter insertion/removal
Venipuncture/blood draw expert
Grant writing ability
High level of autonomy
Hospice and palliative care experience
Dedicated hospice care provider
Thorough physical assessments
Foley catheter insertion/removal familiarity
Patient and family advocacy
04/2005 to Current
Certified Nursing AssistantTennessee Valley Healthcare – Murfreesboro, US, Tennessee
Salary: 36902 USD Per Year.
Hours per week: 40 I perform personal care needs such as bathing, feeding, lifting, turning, oral care, hair care, shaving and related hygiene needs.
I also perform a variety of support duties such as taking vital signs, recording, and reporting deviations to the supervisor; collect specimens for laboratory.
I record any significant information about the patient's behavior in relation to the treatment plan and patient's response to care given on the patient's clinical record.
I instruct and encourage patients on ADL, promote and motivate the patient toward independence and accepting responsibility for their action and behavior.
I have facilitated groups on various topics; including but not limited to addictions, self-care, sleep and exercise.
I reinforce patient's instructions of treatments, procedures and therapeutic interventions.
Contact Supervisor: Yes, Supervisor's Name: Kevin Sullivan, Supervisor's Phone: 615-225-5342).
Organized and led [number] support groups per [time period] in subjects related to physical and emotional health to ensure long-term patient well-being.
Self-directed with astute judgment skills. High level of personal accountability.
Effective counseling in health maintenance and disease management.
Ensured HIPAA compliance.
Followed infection control procedures.
Provided all daily living tasks to enhance quality of life for elderly patients.
Country of citizenship: United States of America Veterans' Preference: No Highest Grade: GS-0621-5, 04/2005-Present Contact Current Employer: Yes AVAILABILITY Job Type: Permanent Work Schedule: Full Time DESIRED LOCATIONS US-TN-Murfreesboro