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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Summary

Certified Nurse's Assistant offering eleven years of experience in healthcare environments. Promotes superior time-management skills, compassionate bedside manner and astute observational ability. Knowledgeable about mobility assistance and patient hygiene needs. Dedicated CNA committed to providing optimal patient care and support while assisting medical staff with meeting critical needs. Skilled in collecting specimens, cleaning rooms and managing dietary needs. Excellent communication and organizational skills combined with dependable, forward-thinking approach. Helpful Nursing Assistant committed to making patients feel comfortable and secure. Proficient in cleaning and sanitizing patient rooms, documenting observations and examining for symptoms. Compassionate approach to dealing with those under duress . Compassionate CNA accustomed to working with physically challenged, bedridden and memory-impaired patients. Exceptionally talented at providing social and emotional support to improve patient moral and increase comfort. Proficient in assisting patients with daily hygiene, including showering and incontinence care. Energetic Healthcare professional dedicated to providing top-quality, patient-centered care. Highly skilled in addressing acute and chronic conditions. Resourceful navigation of complex healthcare environments to optimize patient care. Certified Nursing Assistant with experience serving chronically ill patients, including assisting with daily living activities and household tasks. Patient and highly compassionate. Skilled at operating within long-term care environments or outpatient centers. Knowledgeable and compassionate Nursing staff member with 11 years of CNA and DSP experience. Diligent about serving all facets of patient medical and personal needs. Focused on delivering high-quality care to individuals of all backgrounds while protecting patient safety and promoting satisfaction with facility services.

Skills
  • Medical terminology knowledge
  • Documentation procedures expert
  • Calm and level-headed under duress
  • Collecting specimens
  • Performing patient intakes
  • Monitoring fluids
  • Collecting vital signs
  • Quick problem solver
  • Patient relations
  • Preparing meals
  • Catheter change and preparation
  • General housekeeping ability
  • Infection control procedures
  • Charting expertise
  • Microsoft Office
  • Understands medical procedures
  • Understands mobility assistance needs
  • Reliable transportation
  • Assisting with personal grooming
  • Quality assurance controls
  • Valid Indiana driver's license
Experience
03/2020 to Current CNA Bickford Senior Living | Canton, MI,
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Conducted routine checks on standard patient vitals, including blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
  • Fostered relationships with patients, caregivers and healthcare teams to achieve individual care plan targets.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements, also assisting with feeding and monitoring.
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Documented activities and recorded information in EMR system.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Engaged with patient family and friends to provide courteous, efficient visit experience.
  • Collected specimens, monitored vitals and maximized patient comfort to maintain optimal environment.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Used mobility devices and equipment to transport patients.
  • Maintained accurate, timely flow of information by completing thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patient status.
  • Consulted with nurses to develop patient care plans and evaluate treatment options.
  • Rendered hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures.
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
  • Supported diagnostic and treatment procedures, including setting up and operating specialized medical equipment.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare teams to provide high-quality patient care.
03/2019 to 03/2020 CNA Bickford Senior Living | Champaign, IL,
  • Conducted routine checks on standard patient vitals, including blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Fostered relationships with patients, caregivers and healthcare teams to achieve individual care plan targets.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements, also assisting with feeding and monitoring.
  • Documented activities and recorded information in EMR system.
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Administered personal nursing assistance in pre- and post-operative situations.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Collected specimens, monitored vitals and maximized patient comfort to maintain optimal environment.
  • Engaged with patient family and friends to provide courteous, efficient visit experience.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Rendered hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures.
  • Maintained accurate, timely flow of information by completing thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patient status.
  • Consulted with nurses to develop patient care plans and evaluate treatment options.
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
05/2016 to 02/2019 DSP Bios Corporation | Oklahoma City, OK,
  • Supported and encouraged psychiatric patients to promote health and wellness.
  • Helped patients adjust to hospital routines and thrive in structured environments.
  • Enhanced patient wellbeing by supporting participation in recreational activities.
  • Documented current patient information to update supervising DSPs, including vital signs, behaviors and eating habits.
  • Prevented patient injuries by providing necessary restraints and appropriate supports.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary healthcare team to provide comprehensive mental healthcare to my patients.
  • Administered necessary medications as directed by care plan.
  • Facilitated best care by developing strong and trusting rapport with patient.
  • Monitored client's well-being, safety and comfort under direction of physician.
  • Monitored and reported clients' progress.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Fostered independence in disabled individuals while closely monitoring safety at all times.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Handled incoming and outgoing correspondence, including mail, e-mail and faxes.
  • Oversaw, directed and hired household staff, including nannies, housekeepers and chefs.
  • Documented client progress in charts and logbooks.
  • Kept detailed records of patient care, daily and mental progress, medication administration and changes in health or other conditions.
  • Engaged with patients and families, providing emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, independent living skills and adaptation to disability or illness.
  • Authored and maintained household office and operations manuals to define staff expectations, confidentiality requirements and household and office procedures.
  • Communicated client project requirements to vendors and contractors to ensure client satisfaction.
  • Assisted patients with bladder and bowel needs by helping to restroom, and showers.
  • Cared for wounds by changing bandages, dressings and binders to promote healing.
  • Changed bed linens, made bed and laundered soiled linens to keep patients' bed clean.
  • Planned and prepared nutritious meals and snacks to meet special client diets such as as diabetic, low sodium and high protein.
  • Helped clients with personal needs from exercise to bathing and personal grooming.
  • Checked mail, shopped for groceries and handled bill payments.
  • Assisted patients with daily personal hygiene such as bathing, dressing and grooming.
  • Worked with patients and families to design meal, rehabilitation and other plans for long-term success.
  • Laundered clothing and bedding and changed linens multiple times per day sometimes to prevent spread of infection.
  • Oversaw and planned resident schedules by coordinating doctor appointments, exercise routines, recreational activities and family visits.
  • Organized personal and professional calendars to streamline office communications, scheduling and initiatives.
  • Prepared food and helped patients eat to support healthy nutrition.
  • Reported concerns to supervisory the RM to maintain optimal care for all client needs.
  • Devised and maintained office systems to efficiently deal with paper flow.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2009 High School Diploma | Momence High , Momence, IL, GPA:
Certifications
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • CNA License

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School Attended

  • Momence High

Job Titles Held:

  • CNA
  • CNA
  • DSP

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

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