certified nursing assistant resume example with 7+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Professional Summary

Ambitious Certified Nursing Assistant possessing extensive experience with patient care in medical settings. Strong observational skills combined with excellent patient evaluation abilities. Proven history of cultivating strong patient rapport to provide quality care and patient education. State-certified Nursing Assistant bringing senior-level experience in healthcare settings. Observant and reliable with good bedside manner and excellent time-management skills to address patient requirements in high-volume care facilities. Proficient in mobility and personal hygiene support. Detail-oriented Certified Nursing Assistant with successful geriatric 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. Compassionate Certified Nursing Assistant adept at bathing, grooming and feeding elderly and disabled patients. Familiar with advanced medical terminology and procedures. Proficient and caring nursing team member offering outstanding patient-facing experience. Adept at addressing patient needs with compassionate care and attention to detail. Diligent about maximizing satisfaction, safety and wellness while serving patients of all backgrounds.

  • Supporting Personal Needs
  • Medication Assistance
  • Medical Records Management
  • Family Support and Assistance
  • Mobility Assistance Needs Understanding
  • Wound Care
  • Responding to Emergencies
  • Compassionate Caregiver
  • Performing Patient Intakes
  • Complex Problem-Solving
  • Efficient and Reliable Team Player
  • Dementia and Alzheimer's Knowledge
  • Inpatient Care
Work History
Certified Nursing Assistant, 03/2020 to Current
Augustana Care CorporationSavage, MN,
  • Delivers individualized patient care by recording vital signs, documenting observations, administering treatments and evaluating patient needs
  • Obtains and records temperature, pulse, respirations, blood pressure, weight, intake and output
  • Answers call lights and supports patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment
  • Promotes good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing
  • Cares for residents in assisted living facility and delivered high-quality support to meet needs
  • Offers immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care
  • Evaluates patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Oversaw and maintains patients' rooms, group living areas and nurse stations
  • Supports ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines
  • Confers with multidisciplinary healthcare team to help effectively manage patient conditions with regular testing and vitals assessments
  • Obtains biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport
  • Obtains client medical history, medication information, symptoms and allergies
  • Reduces risk of patient infection and cross-contamination by cleaning and sterilizing equipment
  • Transports patients between rooms and appointments or testing locations
  • Provides care to patients throughout lifespan with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and culture
  • Maintains best-in-class standards for individualized care in 100-bed unit by continuously checking in with patients and families and quickly providing care
  • Monitors patient specimen samples and test results to effectively alert supervisors of potentially unhealthy changes.
  • Collaborates with physicians to design at-home medication guidelines and educate patients and families on correct medication administration
  • Assists in preparation of admissions, transfers and discharge of patients
  • Assists licensed nursing staff with treatment procedures
  • Answers patient call lights, anticipates patient's needs and makes rounds to assigned patients
  • Reports and, when appropriate, records any changes observed in condition or behavior of patients and unusual incidents
  • Performs all aspects of patient care in environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces likelihood of medical/health care errors
  • Performs other duties as assigned within nurse assistant's scope of practice
Donor Center Technician, 03/2018 to 03/2020
ImmunotekCocoa, FL, Dallas, TX
  • Conducted pre-donation medical screening in accordance with established guidelines
  • Determined Hematocrit (HCT) and Protein via finger stick and use of hematomas and refractometer
  • Promoted customer satisfaction through appropriate interaction and responsiveness to customer needs
  • Assessed donor suitability and engages in set-up, monitor, and disconnect procedures of plasmapheresis machine and donors
  • Provided appropriate feedback to ineligible donor candidates
  • Ensures all donor screening information is confidential, complete and accurate prior to donation
  • Effectively communicates donor medical information to Medical Staff
  • Established and maintains donor files in organized and competent manner
  • Maintained accurate and thorough documentation of necessary records
  • Assisted in maintaining clean, organized and efficient work area, including maintaining supplies necessary to perform job duties
  • Disposed of all contaminated disposable equipment
  • Builds rapport with donors to ensure overall customer satisfaction with center to support long- term donation
  • Performed general administrative duties, including greeting donors in friendly manner, answering phones, and assisting center management as needed
  • Set up, maintained and verified sterility of lab equipment and tools.
  • Collected blood and tissue samples with focus on accuracy and adherence to aseptic techniques
  • Analyzed experiment and test results to validate adherence to standards and specifications
  • Maintained strict aseptic fields when collecting biological samples, minimizing staff and patient infection risks.
  • Analyzed bodily fluids with laboratory equipment and detected anomalies related to diseased states or acute injuries.
  • Assisted with safe transfusions by conducting tests and completing blood counts
  • Assisted pathology team with skilled analyses by preparing tissue samples.
  • Worked with pathologist to isolate abnormalities and identify proper diagnoses
  • Located disease markers and outlined findings in thorough reports for clinicians
  • Quickly learned new skills and applied them to daily tasks, improving efficiency and productivity
  • Carried out day-day-day duties accurately and efficiently
  • Performed duties in accordance with applicable standards, policies and regulatory guidelines to promote safe working environment
  • Proven success working within tight deadlines and fast-paced atmosphere
  • Used critical thinking to break down problems, evaluate solutions and make decisions
Data Entry Specialist, 06/2015 to 03/2018
Tri Rinse Inc.Sioux City, IA, Dallas, TX
  • Prepared financial statements and reporting requirements
  • Processed customer credit card transactions for all automatic and manual credit card customers
  • Drafted segments of statements and reports
  • Answered field and intra-department calls/emails regarding credit card payment processing
  • Ensured accounting transactions are recorded accurately and timely
  • Communicated with internal personnel and external customers regarding any information missing for credit card processing
  • Reconciled, investigated, corrected and adjusted accounting information in accordance
  • Explained to clients how and why transactions were processed and reported
  • Used information provided by customers and distributors to post payment of accounts receivables to individual invoices within customer accounts
  • Detected issues such as short payments and take appropriate action
  • Researched any unapplied payments in timely manner
  • Compiled data and reviewed information for accuracy prior to input.
  • Completed data entry tasks with accuracy and efficiency.
  • Entered numerical data into databases with speed and accuracy using 10-key pad.
  • Managed workflow scheduling, data entry and accuracy verification for large data projects.
  • Identified data entry errors and reported to necessary departments.
  • Reviewed and updated client correspondence files and database information to maintain accurate records.
  • Managed documents by organizing forms, making photocopies, filing records, preparing correspondence and creating reports.
  • Corrected data entry errors to prevent later issues such as duplication or data degradation.
  • Scanned documents and saved in database to keep records of essential organizational information.
  • Kept optimal quality levels to prevent critical errors and support team performance targets.
  • Organized, sorted and checked input data against original documents.
  • Reviewed completed work for compliance with regulations
  • Verified accuracy of data before transcribing
  • Added documents to file records and created new records to support filing needs
  • Executed data verification to detect errors
  • Monitored database updates and verified for correctness
  • Obtained scanned records and uploaded into database
  • Compiled monthly budget reports, financial spreadsheets and organizational charts to support business operations and improve office organization
Certified Nursing Assistant: Healthcare, Expected in 03/2023 to James L. West Center For Dementia Care - Fort Worth, TX,
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2012 to South Grand Prairie High School - Grand Prairie, TX
  • CNA - Certified Nurse Assistant

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School Attended

  • James L. West Center For Dementia Care
  • South Grand Prairie High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Donor Center Technician
  • Data Entry Specialist


  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • High School Diploma

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