cna resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Ambitious Certified Nursing Assistant with extensive experience in patient care and hospital administrative functions. Strong patient care skills combined with excellent patient evaluation and advocacy. Proven history of cultivating strong patient rapport to provide exceptional care and patient education.

Enjoy the type work that a CNA performs and learning about the residents in the facility while taking care of them.

Compassionate Certified Nursing Assistant adept at bathing, grooming and feeding elderly and disabled patients. Familiar with advanced medical terminology and procedures. Compassionate CNA with 2 years of Nursing Home experience. Organized and motivated employee eager to apply time management and organizational skills in various environments. Seeking entry-level opportunities to expand skills while facilitating company growth. Dedicated Direct Care Worker passionate about helping clients lead fulfilling lives by managing health-related conditions. Knowledgeable about medication administration, appointments and social activities. Well-organized and compassionate with good relationship-building skills.

  • Fluid Measurement
  • Observation Documentation
  • Activities of Daily Living ADL Support
  • Feeding Assistance
  • Bedsore Prevention
  • Emotional and Social Support
  • Mobility Assistance
  • Vital Signs Collection
  • Patient Positioning
  • Problem Solving
  • Maintenance
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Transportation
  • Patient Safety
  • Physical Needs
  • Care For Patients
  • Nail Care
  • Safety Concerns
  • Customer Service Oriented
  • Care Plan Assessment
  • Meal Preparation
  • Personal Care Assistance
  • Care Plan Management
  • Behavioral Management
Work History
05/2019 to Current CNA Marquis Companies | Klamath Falls, OR,
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
  • Cared for residents in assisted living facility and delivered high-quality support to meet all needs.
  • Delivered individualized patient care by recording vital signs, documenting observations, administering treatments and evaluating patient needs.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Participated in fun group activities with patients to boost mood, improve overall memory and provide light entertainment.
  • Oversaw and maintained patients' rooms, group living areas and nurse stations.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy.
  • Worked with LPN or RN to complete treatments needing done on residents
  • Maintained best-in-class standards for individualized care in 130-bed unit by continuously checking in with patients and families and quickly providing care
01/2018 to 05/2019 Home Care Aide Mary Greeley Medical Center | Ames, IA,
  • Assisted patients with handling daily chores and errands by transporting to appointments, cleaning personal spaces and purchasing supplies.
  • Shopped for groceries regularly in order to keep house stocked with necessities.
  • Provided patients with assistance in completing daily tasks, reducing daily burden on family members.
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness.
  • Assisted disabled clients to support independence and well-being.
  • Interacted kindly with patients and families and displayed positive, outgoing attitude, resulting in establishment of long-term, professional relationships.
  • Ran errands for patients, including shopping, and picking up other necessities.
  • Recognized and reported abnormalities or changes in patients' health status to case manager.
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
  • Helped patients safely transition between sleeping surfaces and mobility assistance such as wheelchairs by providing consistent support.
  • Cooked tasty, nourishing meals for patients to promote better nutrition.
  • Monitored progress and documented patient health status changes to keep care team updated.
08/1999 to 06/2017 Shift Supervisor Tarkett | Nashville, TN,
  • Established effective employee schedules and delegated tasks to take advantage of individual abilities and meet expected demands.
  • Evaluated employee skills and knowledge regularly, training and mentoring individuals with lagging skills.
  • Prepared shift summary reports for supervisor and communicated regularly on goals and progress.
  • Collaborated with internal teams to streamline operations across materials handling, production and shipping.
  • Delivered successful training to more than 4 employees during 10yrs tenure, educating on successful work processes and productivity strategies.
  • Completed store opening and closing procedures, including setting up registers and checking products.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized production areas to avoid violations or unnecessary work delays due to hazards or inefficient layouts.
  • Responded to and resolved customer questions and concerns.
  • Helped store management meet standards of service and quality in daily operations.
  • Enforced company policies and regulations with employees.
  • Conducted routine inspections of incoming materials to check quality and compliance with established product specifications.
  • Oversaw talented team by actively communicating project information, remedying issues and delivering positive feedback.
  • Created successful work schedules for each team member to maintain deadlines and fully staff shifts.
  • Resolved customer complaints and issues and offered thoughtful solutions to maintain customer satisfaction.
  • Regulated pricing, inventory count and supply during shift hours.
  • Trained new employees and delegated daily tasks and responsibilities.
  • Monitored employee actions for safety, sanitation and general housekeeping compliance, proactively protecting staff and customers from safety hazards and infection risk.
Expected in 06/2016 to to Associate of Science | Medical Laboratory Technology Penn State University, University Park, PA, GPA:

Maintain a 3.0 GPA, Did clinic rotations at Lewistown Hospital while getting my degree.

Expected in 01/2021 to to Certification Program | Certified Medical Assistant Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania, Lock Haven, PA GPA:

Took here online certification classes to obtain Medical Assistant Certification.

  • Professional development completed in Medical Assistant
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School Attended

  • Penn State University
  • Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania

Job Titles Held:

  • CNA
  • Home Care Aide
  • Shift Supervisor


  • Associate of Science
  • Certification Program

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