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cognitive activity specialist resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Organized Patient Care Associate  with a commitment to excellence and a strong desire to learn.  An effective collaborator promoting patient centered care and quality control to meet patients needs effectively and efficiently. Ready to apply 10 years of expertise and experience to challenging new leadership roles.

Skills
  • Program records management
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Multitasking ability
  • Motivated and enthusiastic team player
  • Team leadership
  • Scheduling
  • Data entry
  • Customer Service experience
  • Decision making
  • Quality assurance
  • HIPAA Regulations
  • Problem solving
  • Organizational skills
  • Healthcare operations
  • Patient education
  • State regulations knowledge
  • Patient care
  • Proficient in microsoft word
  • Relationship building
  • Documentation
  • Goal setting
  • Case management
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Clinical quality program standards
  • Program oversight
  • Behavioral management
  • Medication administration
  • Conflict resolution
  • Care plan assessment
  • Progress documentation
  • Monitoring tools
Work History
Cognitive Activity Specialist, 10/2018 to Current
Dignity HealthElk Grove, CA,
  • Develop and implements group cognitive-based programs.
  • Plans and provide group sessions to provide therapeutic activities and/or special rehabilitation skills in day treatment setting.
  • Work with Trans-Disciplinary team members, participates in assessments and develops treatment plans based upon individual abilities.
  • Assists program management in the design of functional strategies and the need for adaptive equipment that will enhance learning.
  • Prompts and assists each person served in the achievement of goals while actively encouraging the independence and competency of each person with his or her abilities.
  • Provides ongoing support, guidance and mentoring for other staff in implementing treatment plan, daily care goals, level of support an d safety for assigned individuals.
  • Ensures proper staffing levels and work distribution within assigned program site in accordance with levels of supervision.
  • Actively participants in team/departmental meeting, admission assessments, team conferences and family meetings.
  • Maintains a safe and respectful environment, free of abuse, neglect, or intimidation.
  • Maintain effective verbal and written communication with colleagues, those served, and their family members.
  • Provides crisis intervention, as needed, through de-escalation techniques, staff support, and assistance by following state-approved intervention techniques at all times.
  • Flexible and adaptable in work schedules and work assignments as defined by program needs.
  • Coordinated daily medicine schedules and administration to help clients address symptoms and enhance quality of life.
  • Administered prescribed drugs to high-volume patient caseload.
  • Reported changes in patient status regarding drug therapy.
  • Kept digital records of patient details, medications, billing and other activities.
  • Kept close eye on behavior and emotional responses of person served, consulting with clinicians to address concerns and protect each person from any harm.
  • Interacted kindly with patients and families and displayed positive, outgoing attitude, resulting in establishment of long-term, professional relationships.
  • Increased medication knowledge and medical terminology prowess through consistent research and continuing education.
Certified Home Health Aide, 08/2017 to Current
University Of WashingtonSeattle, WA,
  • Assisted patients with handling daily chores and errands by transporting to appointments, cleaning personal spaces and purchasing supplies.
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
  • Supervised daily activities and provided assistance when needed.
  • Provided mobility assistance such as walking and regular exercising.
  • Completed required medical and program reports and maintained medical records system, program filing system and EHR, following clinic standard operating procedures.
  • Provided patients and families with emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, independent living and adaptation to disability or illness.
  • Interacted kindly with patients and families and displayed positive, outgoing attitude, resulting in establishment of long-term, professional relationships.
  • Encouraged patients to participate in safe physical activity to help boost mood and improve overall wellness.
  • Kept close eye on behavior and emotional responses of clients, consulting with family and head nurses to address concerns and protect each person from any harm.
  • Increased medication knowledge and medical terminology prowess through consistent research and continuing education.
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness.
  • Monitored progress and documented any patient health status changes, keeping healthcare team updated.
  • Worked to improve and enhance patient lives through effective and compassionate care.
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
Certified Nursing Assistant, 05/2012 to 05/2017
Waverly HeightsCity, STATE,
  • Conferred with multidisciplinary healthcare team to help effectively manage patient conditions with regular testing and vitals assessments.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision.
  • Obtained client medical history, including medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Develop patient care plan based on physician assessment information
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
  • 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.
  • Schdule patient appointments and make reminder calls
  • Developed rapport with patients to create safe and trusting environment for care.
  • Coordinated work activities of subordinates and staff
  • New staff trainning on quality control
  • Scheduling
Education
BBA: Business Administration Concentration in Health Service Adm, Expected in 2016 to Strayer University - Springfield, PA
GPA:
: Certified Home Health Aide , Expected in to Param Institute - Iselin, NJ,
GPA:
: Introduction To Applied Behavior Analysis , Expected in to Rider University - Trenton, NJ
GPA:
: Certified Nursing Assistant , Expected in to DMF Nursing - Darby, PA,
GPA:
No Degree: Certified Medication Aide, Expected in to ACE Healthcare Training Institute, Inc. - Union, NJ,
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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Strayer University
  • Param Institute
  • Rider University
  • DMF Nursing
  • ACE Healthcare Training Institute, Inc.

Job Titles Held:

  • Cognitive Activity Specialist
  • Certified Home Health Aide
  • Certified Nursing Assistant

Degrees

  • BBA
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • No Degree

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