certified nurses assistant with 20 years experience healthcare. Skilled in providing hands on complete care and/or stand by assistance to geriatric and disabled patients.
experienced in a variety of different fields including
dementia and alzheimers
social service discharge planner
or just a helping hand for someone that is just needing a little friend .
Certified Nursing Assistant,CPR Certification
Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.Read and recorded temperature, pulse and respirationCompleted and submitted clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines.Prepared patient rooms prior to their arrival.Collected urine and fecal samples.Support duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.Assisted with adequate nutrition and fluid intake.Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.Directed patients in prescribed range of motion exercises and in the use of braces or artificial limbs.Cleaned and organized patients' living quarters.Positioned residents for comfort and to prevent skin pressure problems.Assisted with transferring residents in and out of wheelchairs and adaptive equipment.Kept facility stocked with necessary supplies, equipment and instruments.Assisted in application of traction devices.Obtained and set up suction equipment.Provided personal nursing care in pre- and post-operative situations.Provided necessary supplies, support and assistance to medical staff and patients for unit specific procedures.Tended to patients with chronic illnesses.Assisted nurses with cleaning rectal tube, G-tube, J-tube, and regular catheter insertion.Recognized and reported abnormalities and/or changes in patients' health status to nursing staff.Documented resident records on daily flow sheets.Assisted with ADLs.Provided patients and families with emotional support.Exhibited compassionate care and communication with regard to issues of death and dying.Comforted patients and provided them with reassurance and encouragement.Promoted continuity of care by accurately and completely communicating to other caregivers the status of patients for which care is provided.Maintained a clean, orderly and well-stocked environment..
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