LiveCareer-Resume

direct care worker resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - resumesample@example.com - -
Summary

Dedicated Direct Care Worker passionate about helping clients lead fulfilling lives by managing health-related conditions. Knowledgeable about medication administration, appointments and social activities. Well-organized and compassionate with good relationship-building skills. Detail-oriented Direct Care Worker supports daily living activities and provides transportation to enhance client well-being. Seasoned care expert experienced with developmentally disabled clients. Committed to promoting comfort with dignity and compassion. Reliable Direct Care Worker offering exceptional care in home environments. Passionate about supporting patient progress by monitoring medication reactions, observing behaviors and teaching healthy habits. Dedicated to patient safety, wellness and happiness. Patient and calm Direct Care Worker with in-depth understanding of medication administration and medical equipment operations. Assists with activities of daily living, preparing meals and housekeeping. Committed to top-notch care for disabled, impaired and chronically ill individuals. Committed Direct Care Worker brings success in healthcare roles. Skilled at assisting with daily living activities and meal preparation. Focused on maintaining client safety and comfort through continuous monitoring and care. Compassionate Direct Care Worker with CBRF certification. Accommodating and respectful professional with hands-on experience providing companionship and emotional support. Proficiently documents vital statistics and health metrics. Devoted personal care professional skilled in fostering client health and convenience through assisting with daily activities and health needs. Driven to promote healthy habits to encourage client well-being by demonstrating healthy habits. Dedicated to applying emerging techniques to derive best possible outcomes. Compassionate home healthcare professional offering demonstrated success in aligning daily activities with care plans and expediently reporting any client status changes. Promotes formation of habits for sustainable health improvement. In-depth knowledge of behavior redirection strategies.

Skills
  • Behavior redirection
  • Compassionate client care
  • Community activities
  • Client documentation
  • Care plan management
  • Client safety and first aid
  • Housekeeping
  • Client satisfaction
  • Cash management experience
  • Medication administration
  • Meal preparation
  • Proper phone etiquette
Experience
12/2020 to Current
Direct Care Worker Camp Recovery Springfield, MO,
  • Made beds, swept floors and sanitized surfaces to support activities of daily living.
  • Maintained daily living standards by assisting clients with personal hygiene needs.
  • Liaised with supervisor to review cases and improve care.
  • Reported concerns to nurse supervisor to promote optimal care.
  • Coordinated doctor appointments, exercise, recreation and family visits to maintain schedule.
  • Directed patients in passive and active ROM exercises to maintain musculoskeletal functions and increase strength.
  • Cultivated relationships with residents to support happiness and emotional well-being.
  • Developed patient care plans with doctors and registered nurses.
  • Improved resident and staff engagement through group activities.
01/2020 to Current
Caregiver Walker Methodist Mora, MN,
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Created safe and positive living situations for clients by communicating with family and other staff about concerns or challenges.
  • Assisted with meal planning to meet nutritional plans.
  • Drove clients to shop for groceries, attend doctor appointments and run errands.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Laundered clothing and bedding to prevent infection.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Reported concerns to nurse supervisor to promote optimal care.
  • Directed patients in passive and active ROM exercises to maintain musculoskeletal functions and increase strength.
  • Developed patient care plans with doctors and registered nurses.
  • Made beds, swept floors and sanitized surfaces to support activities of daily living.
03/2020 to 08/2021
Caregiver Walker Methodist Saint Anthony, MN,
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Drove clients to shop for groceries, attend doctor appointments and run errands.
  • Assisted with meal planning to meet nutritional plans.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Observed patients for changes in physical, emotional, mental or behavioral condition and injuries.
  • Created safe and positive living situations for clients by communicating with family and other staff about concerns or challenges.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Laundered clothing and bedding to prevent infection.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Made beds, swept floors and sanitized surfaces to support activities of daily living.
  • Developed patient care plans with doctors and registered nurses.
  • Maintained daily living standards by assisting clients with personal hygiene needs.
  • Assisted patients with daily personal hygiene.
  • Cooked appetizing and satisfying meals and snacks.
  • Provided ongoing compassionate patient care for each client.
  • Helped clients with personal needs from exercise to bathing and personal grooming.
  • Assisted patients with bathing, dressing, daily hygiene care and grooming.
  • Provided patients with transportation to and from doctor appointments.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Engaged with patients and families to provide emotional support and daily living instruction.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Planned and prepared nutritious meals and snacks to meet diabetic, low sodium and high protein diets.
  • Recorded patient temperature, pulse and blood pressure to monitor health and well-being.
  • Ambulated individuals around home, public and medical locations.
  • Liaised with supervisor to review cases and improve care.
  • Coordinated doctor appointments, exercise, recreation and family visits to maintain schedule.
  • Reported concerns to nurse supervisor to promote optimal care.
  • Directed patients in passive and active ROM exercises to maintain musculoskeletal functions and increase strength.
02/2018 to 09/2020
Direct Care Worker Camp Recovery Barling, AR,
  • Maintained daily living standards by assisting clients with personal hygiene needs.
  • Made beds, swept floors and sanitized surfaces to support activities of daily living.
  • Helped clients with personal needs from exercise to bathing and personal grooming.
  • Assisted with client personal care needs to foster independence and well-being.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
Education and Training
Expected in 06/1994
High School Diploma:
Hazel Park High School - Hazel Park, MI,
GPA:
Certifications
  • Direct Care Aide (DCA)
  • Personal Care Aide (PCA)
  • Personal Care Worker (PCW)
  • Personal Care Homemaker (PCHM)

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Hazel Park High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Direct Care Worker
  • Caregiver
  • Caregiver
  • Direct Care Worker

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: