Certified Nursing Assistant with 3 years experience in a hospice setting, at a long term care facility. I also have 4 years of experience in a hospital setting. Patient-focused and empathetic caregiver with extensive knowledge of geriatric needs. Desire a position in a clinical setting. I also have compassion for a position in customer service, as I have experience in restaurant buisnesses. I am a enthusiastic and energetic person that loves working with people.
CPR & First Aid certified
Certified Nursing Assistant 1
Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
Tubule feedings and medications familiarity
Companionship and emotional support
Efficient and reliable team player
Dedicated hospice care provider
CAT scan and MRI supply and inventory ability
Able to keep a clean and sanitary work station
Strong client/patient interaction skills
Use of good body mechanics
Transportation of clients/patients
Food regulation compliance
Food Handler's certified
Extensive food/beverage knowledge
Supply ordering and inventory ability
Meal preparation expertise
Food Standards enforcement
Flexible schedule availability
Honest, trustworthy and punctual
Proficient in customer service
Energetic, friendly and enthusiastic
Certified Nursing Assistant07/2010 to 05/2012 Willamette View – Portland,
OR Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress and concerns. Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure, pulse, respiration and temperature. Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients. Answered call ligts and cared for up to 8 residents or more, a day. Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, dressing, feeding and elimination. Operated 3 different lifts, making sure patients were safe and secure. Helped patients with ambulation and daily exercise, such as range of motion (ROM). Assisted in transferring clients in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs and lifts. Scheduled and transported clients to medical appointments and other activities. Maintained a sanitary, healthy and safe environment. Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease, and muscular dystrophy. Assisted nurses with wound care for pressure ulcers, bed sores, and surgical site wounds. Collected and documented patient data, including vital signs, input/output, blood glucose levels and other nursing requests. Reported any unusual circumstances in the patients' condition or environment. Created a home-like environment, increasing their independence. Performed direct patient care aimed at increasing comfort, social and spiritual well-being by providing assistance with personal hygiene, physical comfort, nutrition, elimination, prevention of skin breakdown, rehabilitation and safety.
Serving, bussing06/2008 to 11/2008 The Ram – Clackamas,
OR Demonstrated ability to greet guests, present menus, make suggestions and reply questions. Able to assist guests in menu selection, and provide accurate and detailed information. Hands-on experience in taking orders and promply providing customers with their requests. Excellent and assertive communication with guests, kitchen, and bar staff. Serve food and beverages. Check regularly with guests to make sure that they are enjoying their meals, and take necessary action to resolve any complaints. Prepare and deliver dishes promptly, making sure they are the right temperature. Take empty dishes and glasses away from tables and counters, and deposit dishes properly in dish room. Prepare receipt of overall meal costs, and take payment. Cleaned and set tables to restaurant standards. Stocked service areas with supplies, such as coffee, silverware and linens. Stocked bussing stations and kitchen. Sanitized all tables and counter-tops. Cleaned stations, swept and mopped floors, washed dishes in the bar and stocked food in walk-in refridgerator.
Imaging Support Specialist08/2006 to 05/2010 Legacy Meridian Park Hospital – Tualatin,
OR Outpatient admitting. Order entry and exam scheduling. Importing and exporting images into PACS. Film file room functions, such as faxing physician orders and reports, printing images (x-rays), answering phone/fax requests, document scanning, producing CD's of radiology images, etc. Transport in-patients to and from imaging exams via stretcher or wheelchair. Consulting patients about their exam and answering questions. For CT and MRI exams, having patients dress down in gown and remove all metal objects. Recieved Emergency Department orders for X-Ray, CT and MRI exams, and promptly transported the patients to and from exam room. Stocked all CT scan equipment and prepared all areas for the next day. Monitored expiration of medical supplies and inventory.
Serving, bussing, and hosting04/2005 to 01/2008 Chili's – Clackamas, OR and Eugene,
OR See job description above for The Ram.
Associate of Science: NursingClackamas Community College
- Oregon City,
OR Continuing education in Nursing.
NursingUniversity of Oregon
High School Diploma: NursingJune 13th, 2005Rex Putnam Highschool