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Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Detail-oriented Certified Nursing Assistant with 6 years of healthcare experience. personable and compassionate with superior communication and rapport-building skills. Strong commitment to comprehensive and individualized patient care and education. Liaises with medical professionals, patients and family to provide continuous top-quality care and education.

Skills
  • Supporting Personal Needs
  • Recording Vital Signs
  • Preparing Meals
  • Observing Responses
  • Measuring Bodily Fluids
  • Documenting Behaviors
  • Conducting Intakes
  • Companionship and Emotional Support
  • Patient Care
  • Bathing
  • Quality Assurance Controls
  • Indirect Patient Care
  • Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
  • Responding to emergencies
  • Patient-focused care
  • Feeding assistance expert
  • Transporting patients
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Compassionate
  • Compassionate caregiver
  • Trustworthy companion
  • Efficient and reliable team player
  • Adaptable
Work History
Certified Nursing Assistant, 12/2020 - Current
Dierbergs Markets Ellisville, MO,
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices.
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming and other hygiene needs.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
Home Care Aide, 11/2020 - Current
Brookdale Senior Living Citrus Heights, CA,
  • Followed nutritional plans to prepare optimal meals, including purchasing ingredients from local shops.
  • Assisted patients with handling daily chores and errands by transporting to appointments, cleaning personal spaces and purchasing supplies.
  • Helped patients safely transition between sleeping surfaces and mobility assistance such as wheelchairs by providing consistent support.
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness.
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
  • Monitored progress and documented any patient health status changes, keeping healthcare team updated.
  • Administered medication as directed by physician.
  • Coordinated daily medicine schedules and administration to help clients address symptoms and enhance quality of life.
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being.
  • Helped clients with hygiene-related tasks such as brushing teeth, bathing, grooming and toileting.
  • Administered neurological and antibiotic medications to patients and remained vigilant for negative side effects.
  • Supervised daily activities and provided assistance when needed.
  • Scheduled and accompanied clients to medical appointments.
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care.
  • Kept close eye on behavior and emotional responses of clients, consulting with RN to address concerns and protect each person from any harm.
  • Documented residents' behavior in terms of mental status, sleeping and eating patterns in medical record books.
  • Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
Nursing Aide And Assistant, 05/2020 - Current
Dierbergs Markets Osage Beach, MO,
  • Maximized patient satisfaction by helping individuals carry out personal tasks such as dressing and walking.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Monitored patients' status and reported any identified abnormalities or changes to nursing personnel.
  • Managed personal care of dementia patients.
  • Assisted with patient transfer and ambulation.
  • Used PCC to maintain records of services performed and apparent condition of patients.
  • Turned and positioned bedbound patients to prevent bedsores and maintain comfort levels.
  • Completed all home cleaning tasks, including dusting, washing dishes, laundry and vacuuming.
  • Scheduled and accompanied client to medical appointments.
  • Agreed to take on additional shifts and extra hours during busy periods and holidays to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Kept accurate records of patients' care, condition and progress.
  • Provided assistance in daily living activities by dressing, grooming, bathing and toileting patients.
  • Documented vital signs to inform nurses and physicians of any changes in patient status.
  • Delivered compassionate care and clear communication in handling issues of death and dying.
  • Sanitized Hoyer’s and Any mechanical lifts equipment and inserted catheters as directed by nursing staff.
Certified Nursing Assistant, 12/2018 - 12/2019
Fairview OddFellows City, STATE,
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Transported patients between rooms and appointments or testing locations.
  • Cared for average of 30 residents per 6am-3pm in LTC facility, delivering high-quality, efficient support to meet all needs.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar to stay on top of symptoms and keep RN’s informed of changes.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision.
  • Participated in hands on fun activities with patients to boost mood, improve overall memory and provide light entertainment.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
Education
Diploma : General Studies, Expected in 06/2011
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New London High School - New London, CT
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  • Graduated in Top 15 % of Class
  • Elected Captain of Varsity Basketball and Track and Field
  • Graduated with 3.5 GPA
  • Awarded 3 Varsity Letters
Associates : Sports Medicine, Expected in
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Saint Augustine's University - Raleigh, NC
GPA:
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: Massage Therapy, Expected in 06/2012
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Ridley And Lowell - New London,CT,
GPA:
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CNA Certification: Medical Assisting, Expected in 12/2018
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OIC - New London,CT,
GPA:
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Certifications
  • Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
  • CNA,OIC of New London County - 8weeks

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • New London High School
  • Saint Augustine's University
  • Ridley And Lowell
  • OIC

Job Titles Held:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Home Care Aide
  • Nursing Aide And Assistant
  • Certified Nursing Assistant

Degrees

  • Diploma
  • Associates
  • CNA Certification

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