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

Detail-oriented Certified Nursing Assistant with 4 years of 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. Maine-Certified CNA,DSP,PSS bringing many years of 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. Efficient and reliable Certified Nursing Assistant with 4 years of experience in hospital settings. Skilled in assisting with technical nursing treatments, supporting diagnostic procedures and accurately charting patient records. Proficient and caring Nursing team member offering over 4 years of 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. Empathetic commended for chart accuracy, effective team collaboration and unprecedented patient relations. Interacts with patients from diverse cultures and backgrounds. In-depth knowledge of medical terminology and HIPAA regulations. Compassionate Certified Nursing Assistant adept at bathing, grooming and feeding elderly and disabled patients. Familiar with advanced medical terminology and procedures. Proactive individual focused on delivering high-quality patient-centered care. Skilled in overseeing acute and chronic conditions and certified in Maine. Sincere Nurse Aide offering superior skills in patient needs assessment and healthcare team collaboration. Passionate multi-tasker dedicated to supporting team objectives to facilitate top-quality care. Well-versed in monitoring and noting vital signs, cleaning and sanitizing patient areas and assisting with personal hygiene tasks such as toileting and grooming.

Skills
  • Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
  • Wound care specialist
  • Feeding assistance expert
  • Tube feedings and medications familiarity
  • Transporting patients
  • Responding to emergencies
  • Patient-focused care
  • Supporting Personal Needs
  • Recording Vital Signs
  • Preparing Meals
  • Patient Relations
  • Patient Management
  • Observing Responses
  • Measuring Bodily Fluids
  • Infection Control and Aseptic Procedures
  • Documenting Behaviors
  • Conducting Intakes
  • Companionship and Emotional Support
  • Patient Care
  • Quality Assurance Controls
  • Compassionate
  • Case management
  • Efficient and reliable team player
  • Trustworthy companion
  • Adaptable
  • Inpatient care
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Compassionate caregiver
  • Outpatient care
Work History
04/2019 to Current
CNA/PSS Becket Adult Services Buzzards Bay, MA,
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming and other hygiene needs.
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight, testing urine and recording intake and output information.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar to stay on top of symptoms and keep [Job title]s informed of changes.
  • Provided activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, ambulating, turning and positioning patients.
  • Provided patients with personal hygiene assistance by giving bedpans, baths, backrubs and assisting with travel to bathroom.
  • Kept accurate records of patients' care, condition and progress.
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision.
  • Provided assistance in daily living activities by dressing, grooming, bathing and toileting patients.
  • Assisted with patient transfer and ambulation.
  • Maintained complete confidentiality with patient information to provide professional, secure medical services.
  • Assisted patients with mobility by providing physical support and pushing wheelchairs.
  • Provided personal hygiene assistance, giving baths and performing dress changes for patients.
  • Engaged in housekeeping tasks by replacing linens and cleaning and sanitizing patient rooms.
  • Aided patients with personal hygiene by giving baths, dressing and assisting in feeding.
  • Managed personal care of patients.
  • Assisted patients with mobility issues in areas such as beds, wheelchair usage and automobile travel.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy.
  • Agreed to take on additional shifts and extra hours during busy periods and holidays to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Maximized patient satisfaction by helping individuals carry out personal tasks such as dressing and walking.
  • Wiped down equipment with proper cleaning products after each patient transport to reduce instances of infection.
07/2018 to 08/2019
Direct Support Professional Hca Weaverville, NC,
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
  • Supervised daily activities and provided assistance when needed.
  • Worked to improve and enhance patient lives through effective and compassionate care.
  • Completed entries in log books, journals and care plans to document accurately report patient progress.
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being.
  • Enhanced successful patient outcomes by helping each participate in recreational activities alone or in groups.
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care.
  • Administered medication as directed by physician.
  • Monitored progress and documented any patient health status changes, keeping healthcare team updated.
  • Promoted health and wellness in psychiatric patients by providing caring emotional support and encouragement.
  • Helped with home management tasks such as preparing meals, grocery shopping, and cleaning.
  • Updated patient files with current information about vitals, behaviors and other data relevant to [Job title] treatment planning.
  • Kept clients engaged in social networks and communities.
  • Arranged transportation and accompanied patients to doctors' offices or errands.
  • Minimized injuries to staff or patients by offering important support or restraint to control patient movements.
  • Analyzed overall client performance and recommended adjustments to care plan goals.
  • Evaluated client progress toward established annual and quarterly goals.
  • Consulted with different healthcare disciplines to offer important mental health support to patients.
  • Assisted patients with adjusting to hospital procedures and helped each thrive in highly structured settings.
06/2017 to 02/2019
CNA Cary Medical Center City, STATE,
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming and other hygiene needs.
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar to stay on top of symptoms and keep informed of changes.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar to stay on top of symptoms and keep informed of changes.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight, testing urine and recording intake and output information.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Provided activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, ambulating, turning and positioning patients.
  • Provided patients with personal hygiene assistance by giving bedpans, baths, backrubs and assisting with travel to bathroom.
  • Monitored patients' status and reported any identified abnormalities or changes to nursing personnel.
  • Kept accurate records of patients' care, condition and progress.
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision.
  • Provided assistance in daily living activities by dressing, grooming, bathing and toileting patients.
  • Assisted with patient transfer and ambulation.
  • Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight, testing urine and recording intake and outtake information.
  • Maintained complete confidentiality with patient information to provide professional, secure medical services.
  • Assisted patients with mobility by providing physical support and pushing wheelchairs.
  • Provided personal hygiene assistance, giving baths and performing dress changes for patients.
  • Engaged in housekeeping tasks by replacing linens and cleaning and sanitizing patient rooms.
  • Documented vital signs to inform nurses and physicians of any changes in patient status.
  • Aided patients with personal hygiene by giving baths, dressing and assisting in feeding.
  • Assisted in feeding patients by offering fluids and snacks and recording amounts consumed in logbook
  • Managed personal care of patients.
  • Assisted patients with mobility issues in areas such as beds, wheelchair usage and automobile travel.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy.
  • Agreed to take on additional shifts and extra hours during busy periods and holidays to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Transported patients between rooms and appointments or testing locations.
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Maximized patient satisfaction by helping individuals carry out personal tasks such as dressing and walking.
  • Delivered compassionate care and clear communication in handling issues of death and dying.
  • Cared for average of 10 patients per shift in facility, delivering high-quality, efficient support to meet all needs.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Worked alongside experienced nursing professionals to learn new procedures.
  • Oversaw and maintained patients' rooms, group living areas and nurse stations.
  • Wiped down equipment with proper cleaning products after each patient transport to reduce instances of infection.
  • Prepared and maintained records of patient progress and services performed to report changes in patient condition.
  • Promoted patient socialization, self-care and development by recognizing and using patient strengths to motivate patient.
  • Observed or examined patients to detect symptoms that required medical attention such as bruises, open wounds or blood in urine.
  • Secured patient information and maintained patient confidentiality by completing and safeguarding all medical records.
  • Followed safe lifting techniques and individual resident lifting instructions.
  • Turned and positioned bedbound patients to prevent bedsores and maintain comfort levels.
  • Maintained and organized patient rooms and communal spaces to minimize environmental and safety hazards.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Maintained stringent hygiene standards of unit with disinfection and consistent restock of all equipment.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Observed patients closely and informed supervisor of concerns and condition changes.
  • Transported patients to treatment units and operating rooms by using wheelchairs, stretchers or moveable beds.
  • Assisted nurses by taking patient blood pressure, measuring heartbeat and recording vital signs in physical examinations.
  • Placed and removed protective devices such as bedside rails and hand restraints to prevent patient injury during treatment.
  • Helped patients per day, both psychologically and emotionally to facilitate quick recovery.
  • Performed basic standardized wound care procedures by applying hot and cold packs and applying dressings and bandages to patients.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Researched different diagnoses to become familiar with presentation and treatment protocols.
  • Used wheelchairs and Hoyer equipment to assist with patient ambulation in room, hallways and bathroom.
Education
Expected in to to
High School Diploma:
Adult Education - Caribou, ME,
GPA:
  • Majored in [Subject]
Expected in 2017 to to
CNA:
Adult Education - Caribou, ME,
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Adult Education
  • Adult Education

Job Titles Held:

  • CNA/PSS
  • Direct Support Professional
  • CNA

Degrees

  • High School Diploma
  • CNA

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