Dependable and hard-working Certified Nursing Assistant with 3+ years working in a fast-paced environment and hospice care setting in nursing home. Demonstrated ability to answer residents' calls promptly. Special talent for observing and reporting changes in patients' condition. Previously going to school for teaching and recently switched to nursing. I am eager to change my work setting from a nursing home to a hospital setting to gain more experience and develop my nursing skills.
Certified Nursing Assistant, License Registered with North Dakota Department of Health
Registrant ID: 55693
Bilingual in Spanish and English
Understands mobility assistance needs
Quick Problem Solver
Documentation & Charting
Calm and level headed under stress
St. Benedict's Health CenterJanuary 2014 to CurrentCertified Nursing Assistant Preceptor Dickinson, ND
Perform routine duties in caring for patients or
a patient/resident from the bed to a chair or wheelchair; walking or performing range
of motion exercises; bathing, showering, providing peri-care, shaving or providing oral hygiene for a
patient/resident; feeding; changing bed linens; and maintaining cleanliness of the
patient/resident's general surroundings.
Obtain vitals for a floor of 30+ patients
Record details of individual patient cares and vitals utilizing electronic charting.
Successes: Gained preceptor position 6 months after employment.
Trained 10+ CNA's to provide high-quality patient care.
The Brew CoffeehouseMarch 2013 to December 2013Barista Dickinson, ND
Key holder to open and close coffeehouse
Efficiently delegated opening and closing duties among baristas
Organized inventory during shipment days
Took orders and served customers
Assisted with creating menus and drinks on a daily basis.
Evolution GymSeptember 2013 to December 2013Front Desk Dickinson, ND
Interface with customers to set up gym contracts and packages.
Create and maintain detailed schedules.
Answer customer phone calls and handle dollar amounts to and from clients.
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Outlook, Powerpoint, and familiar with Excel.
Handle closing duties.
Education and Training
Dickinson State University2021Bachelor of Science: NursingDickinson, ND, USA
Minor: Art, Coaching
I am currently a student at DSU and have been since 2012. I was originally pursuing a Bachelor's degree for Physical Education and Art Education. My expected graduation date was to be December of 2017. However, I had grown to love the healthcare field after working so long as a CNA and recently changed my major to Nursing.
St. Benedict's Health Center2014CNA License: Certified Nursing Assistant Training ClassDickinson , ND, USACourse offered by St. Benedict's health center designed to provide the knowledge and skills necessary to perform acute patient care and long-term resident care. Prepared me to function in the role of a nursing assistant under the supervision of a registered nurse (RN) or licensed practical nurse (LPN).