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Stacey
Houle
Professional Summary

Recently certified Phlebotomist with extensive training and hands-on experience in venipuncture, capillary puncture, and special collection techniques. Quick to build rapport with patients and adept at helping patients' anxiety or discomfort. Prepared to launch career in healthcare with reputable organization.

Skills
  • Conducting intakes
  • Patient-focused care
  • Recording vital signs
  • Feeding assistance expert
  • Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
  • Responding to emergencies
  • Measuring bodily fluids
  • Charting and clinical documentation
  • Patient privacy
  • Documenting behaviors
  • Direct patient care
  • Companionship and emotional support
  • Supporting personal needs
  • Transporting patients
Education
Fayetteville Technical Community CollegeFayetteville, NC12/2019Certification: Phlebotomy

I have over 100 venipuncture sticks, 25 Capillary sticks as well.My clinicals were done at Cape Fear Valley hospital and the VA Center

Noble High SchoolNorth Berwick, ME1981High School Diploma
Certifications

Phlebotmist

CNA

Medication Tech

CPR AHA

Work History
NHC Of Charleston- CNA
Charleston, SC10/2018 - 11/2019
  • Employed mobility devices and [Type] equipment to lift patients from chairs to beds, following all safety procedures to avoid injuries
  • Transported patients between rooms and appointments or testing locations
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying
  • Supported diagnostic and treatment procedures, including setting up and operating specialized medical equipment
  • Documented activities and recorded information in EMR system
  • Preserved patient dignity and minimized discomfort by carrying out duties such as bedpan changes, diapering and bathing
  • Fostered relationships with patients, caregivers and healthcare teams to achieve individual care plan targets
  • Conducted routine checks on standard patient vitals, including blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate
  • Provided hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures
  • Collected specimens, monitored vitals and maximized patient comfort
  • Provided nursing assistance to residents in -bed
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and other physical symptoms in need of further attention
  • Used mobility devices and [Type] equipment to carefully and transport patients
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness
Brookdale Senior Living- PCA-Mt
Charleston, SC10/2018 - 04/2019
  • Remained alert to problems or health issues of clients and competently responded
  • Documented residents' behavior in terms of mental status, sleeping and eating patterns in medical record books
  • Helped clients maintain optimal health by overseeing medication administration and all doctor's appointments
  • Assisted patients with personal requirements, including keeping spaces clean and helping with grooming
  • Laundered items, changed sheets and made bed to keep patients' bedroom clean
  • Recorded patients' pulse, blood pressure and respirations (TPRs) to assess and document important health information
Riverside Health And Rehab- CNA
North Charleston, SC05/2017 - 01/2019
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy
  • Monitored patient specimen samples and test results to effectively alert supervisors of potentially unhealthy changes
  • Wiped down equipment with proper cleaning products after each patient transport to reduce instances of infection
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically-relevant symptoms
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals
  • Transported patients between rooms and appointments or testing locations
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding [Type] patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing
  • Employed mobility devices and [Type] equipment to lift patients from chairs to beds, following all safety procedures to avoid injuries
  • Maximized patient satisfaction by helping individuals carry out personal tasks such as dressing and walking
  • Provided hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying
  • Conducted routine checks on standard patient vitals, including blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate
Royal Oaks Senior Care- CNA-MT
Summerville, SC02/2017 - 08/2018

All aspects of Patient care, passed evening medication

Resume Overview

Companies Worked For:

  • NHC Of Charleston
  • Brookdale Senior Living
  • Riverside Health And Rehab
  • Royal Oaks Senior Care

School Attended

  • Fayetteville Technical Community College
  • Noble High School

Job Titles Held:

  • CNA
  • PCA-Mt
  • CNA-MT

Degrees

  • Certification : Phlebotomy
    High School Diploma

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