Experienced working with people who have developmental disabilities. EKG Technician course completed as of 12/14/2013 (Certificate Received) Certified Home Health Aid (CHHA) great worker with strong people skills; Wonderful experience with Independence Home Care. Professionally trained through current employer New Lisbon Developmental Center. Educated through Burlington County College with some college credits and life experiences. ensuring great standards of culturally competent care for wide variety of patients with diverse needs. I am Responsible and dependable with great communication skills demonstrated by 13+ years of experience in healthcare.
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Patient counseling professional - During job duties when a patient is having behaviors we have to gain control over situations and at most times it's just talking to them to become calm and relaxed.
Disease prevention and intervention - Changing gloves and washing hands before and after every use.
Diabetes and nutrition - Getting a patient to be aware of how the body works sometimes helps them choose better foods with ongoing training.
Foley catheter insertion/removal familiarity
Range of Motion
Budgeting and finance
Strong verbal communication
Good telephone etiquette
Time management skills
Accurate money handling
Consistently meet goals
Customer service focus
Valid New Jersey driver's license
Takes direction well
CTT- Cottage Training TechnicianMay 2004 - Current New Lisbon Developmental CenterNew Lisbon, NJ
Over the years my duties have been helping/Assisting those with (various) mental disabilities in a institution setting. A daily routine would be to assist people in getting in or out of bed and assist in hygiene, dressing, grooming, toileting, I do daily programming, counseling, redirecting behaviors, daily documentation, and at times when needed house keeping and food service work as well, I have supervised direct care when needed, and take patients on medical appointments when required to assist them as well as any hospitalizations. Work performance is maintained with a great level of staff morale and professionalism.
I have Trained new staff on procedures.
Follow infection control procedures.
Assist patients with daily functions.
Measured urine and delivered specimens to Nurse.
Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Dementia, Diabetes, Cancer, Alzheimer's etc.
Greeted customers promptly.
Directed customers to store locations.
Received customer payments.
Totaled bills and calculated taxes.
Described products and services in detail.
Monitored areas for security issues and safety hazards.
Processed customer returns.
Collected and stored coupons.
Partnered successfully with managers,fellow staff, and consumers to produce Better Services.
Trained, coached and mentored staff to ensure smooth adoption of new program.
Worked directly with managers, consumers, staff mates to achieve better outcome of different situations for consumers
Maintained work environment in clean and sanitary manner.
Analyzed customer levels and planned resources according to needs.
CHHAMay 2013 - Feb 2015 Independence Home CareAllentown, NJ Personal Care
High School Diploma: Advertising Art and Design Certificate2004 B.C.I.T. Medford CampusMedford, NJ
Certification : EKG Current Burlington County CollegePemberton, NJ 12 Lead Placement use of a electrocardiograph and printing a readable electrocardiogram interpretation of rhythms an EKG Cardiovascular Anatomy and Pathology
Human ServicesCurrent College of Direct Supportonline
Certification : CHHA 4 5 2010 Care MoreGibbsboro, 08026, NJ
EKG Technician: EKG Technician2013 Burlington County CollegeWillingboro, 08046, NJ 12 Lead placement Rhythm interpretation Use of a electrocardiograph and printing of readable electrocardiograms Cardiovascular Anatomy and Pathology
Associate of Science: Liberal Arts 2017 Rowan College at Burlington County CollegeMount Laurel, NJ
EKG Technician Certification
Home Health Aid Certified (HHA)
Certificate of Competency in Understanding Disabilities
Advertising Art and Design
Delivered compassionate care at facility requirements.
Successfully provided quality care to number of patients in a calm/hostile environment.
Assisted patients with bathing, dressing, daily hygiene care and grooming.
Provided patients with transportation to and from doctor appointments.
Responsible for group of patients, providing daily functions such as grooming, bathing, feeding and turning/repositioning in bed.
Safely lifted/Hoyer lifted up to 50 pounds and pushed 200 pounds on wheels.
High School Diploma : Advertising Art and Design Certificate 2004 Certification : EKG Current Human Services Current Certification : CHHA 4 5 2010 EKG Technician : 2013 Associate of Science : Liberal Arts 2017
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