Work as an COTA (Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant) in the healthcare setting applying techniques and skills in the Occupational Therapy field in advancing and improving clients/patients status and well being. Graduated from SLCC in the OTA program May 2012. Passed NBCOT certification exam June 2012.
Intermountain HealthcareJanuary 2006 to CurrentDialysis Technician
CNA Intermountain HealthcareJanuary 2005 to January 2006dialysis technician
in a dialysis center for two years, then transferred to the acute setting in the hospitals.
Dialyzed patients admitted to the hospital in various stages of acute renal failure also known as ESRD.
Prepared machines, followed physician orders for proper settings, determine correct lab reports, document treatment, monitor patient for proper vital signs and precautionary limits during dialysis, reporting condition changes/emergencies, filing documentation and maintaining a schedule that fluctuated according to the ratio of patient demand and staff on duty.
Worked as On Call technician and performed duties which involved receiving assignments directly from physicians, delegating assignments to other technicians and coordinating/adjusting assignments to cover all hospitals for 24 hour periods while on call.
Worked on Oncology and Medical Surgery departments in assisting patients in their hygiene and various needs.
Assisted nursing in their care of patients.
Documentation and information recorded for patients and for personnel during shift change.
Fulfilled duties and responsibilities for position during each shift.
Mental Health Worker/CNA Benchmark HospitalJanuary 2004 to January 2005
Lock down facility.
Monitored patients on Graveyard shift as they prepared for bed and slept.
Documented normal and abnormal activity occurring during the shift.
Read and comprehended notes from specialists, therapists, and other shifts.
Certified in CPR, MANDT, and various techniques to ensure health, safety and evacuation procedures.
No adverse incidents or occurrences happened on shift not able to handle.
Education and Training
Salt Lake Community College2012Associate Degree OTA
Salt Lake Community College2009Associate Degree: General StudiesGeneral Studies
Stephens Henager CollegeAssociate Degree: Business ManagementBusiness Management
Salt Lake Community College2012Mandt training 2004 Benchmark Hospital BLS/CPR 2012 Intermountain Health Care Phlebotomy 2003 Salt Lake City CNA Certification 2005 UT000044360405 CCHT (Dialysis) 2010 National Certification Community Engaged Scholar Utah State COTA license 2010 Utah State license #5500514-4202 Clinical Hours (980+ hours)
University of Utah Medical CenterSalt Lake City, Utcardiac, neuro, ortho, RICU, ICU) 480 hours Canyons School District Salt Lake City, Ut (Preschool to High School) 480 hours Woodland Park (SNF) Salt Lake City, Ut 40 hours Pine Ridge (SNF) Ogden, Ut 40 hours Weber School District Ogden, Ut (Elementary School) 40 hours Additional clinical hours in school sponsored clinic (72 hours)
Associate Degree OTA Associate Degree : General Studies Associate Degree : Business Management Mandt training 2004 Benchmark Hospital BLS/CPR 2012 Intermountain Health Care Phlebotomy 2003 Salt Lake City CNA Certification 2005 UT000044360405 CCHT (Dialysis) 2010 National Certification Community Engaged Scholar
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