To pursue a career in medicine, as a Physician Assistant
CNA for over 7 years
Home Health Aide certified
Extensive medical terminology knowledge
Direct patient care
Serving meals, feeding as necessary, ambulating, turning, and positioning in bed.
Always use universal precautions
Ensure charting accuracy through precise documentation.
Maintain privacy at all times
Ensure quality control
Display quality of care equally to all individuals
Direct Service Worker08/2015 to 06/2016Consumer DirectSunrise, FL
Give support and encouraging words
Assist with walking and light exercise
Plan and prepare meals, followed by clean-up
Make beds and change linens
Assist with bathing, dressing and grooming
Run errands (pickup prescriptions, dry cleaning)
Engage in physical and mental exercises Provide medication reminders
Escort on appointments
Escort to religious services
Engage in activities (games, puzzles).
Shadowed a Physician Assistant01/2013 to 06/2015New Hope Medical CenterSunrise, FL
Bright Star01/2008 to 01/2008Center for Grieving ChildrenMelbourne, FL
Conducted crisis counseling sessions each week.
Went around the room with children and talked about our week
High and lows of the week
How we interpreted a feeling and what we did to resolve it
Kids had free play time geared towards expressing feelings and emotions
Completed documentation for all clients attending group sessions.
Volunteer01/2008 to 01/2009University of Miami/Camillus HouseMiami, FLGave food to the needy- Downtown Miami
Certified Nursing Assistant/HHA returned back 201609/2004 to 05/2008GRANNY NANNIESMelbourne, FL
Provided care to the elderly and sickly patients.
Strictly maintained the confidentiality of patients, families, colleagues and any sensitive situations.
Meals: Patient feeding responsibilities.
Some patients will require direct feeding, while others may just need their meal tray brought to them and set up.
Oral care, nail care and basic hygiene.
Bathing and dressing of patient.
Bathing may take place in the form of a bed bath, shower, or tub.
Toileting of patients.
Often patients will need help with moving on and off of the facilities.
Some patients may need help with a bed pan.
Changing of catheter bags and charting amounts.
Some patients need help getting in and out of beds, wheelchairs, bathtubs, etc.
Vital signs: Blood pressure, pulse, and temperature monitoring.
Turning of bedridden patients.
This is done to take the weight off of pressure points and prevent bedsores from occurring.
Changing bed clothes and collecting soiled laundry.
Light cleaning and organizing of patients room or area.
Relaying and charting requested information.
This may include moods, vital signs, meal consumption, liquid intake, and daily BM and urine amounts.
Relaying information to the next CNA on shift, or to the nurse's in charge.
Recreational activities, such as assisting with a walk outdoors or delivering reading material to patients.
Post mortem care.
Administrative Assistant05/2004 to 07/2004CHAMBER OF COMMERCE MELBOURNEMelbourne, FL
Internship thru Future Business Leaders of America Academy.
Liaison01/2002 to 01/2004University of MiamiCoral Gables, FL
SHAQ liaison in M.A.P.S (minority association of pre-health students)
Education and Training
CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY2015Eastern Florida State CollegeCocoa, FL
CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY: CUM 3.25
Psychology2010University Of MiamiCoral Gables, FLGPA: GPA: 3.3 GPA: 4
Cum GPA: 2.7
Associate of Arts: Biology2007Eastern Florida State CollegeMelbourne, FL
Emphasis in biology
Psychology and Sociology coursework
Coursework in Health and Human Services
2005Melbourne High SchoolMelbourne, FL
Little Haiti Miami, FL Health Care Fair2005Melbourne High SchoolMelbourne, FLFuture Business Leaders of America & Finance Academy
Neurology Unit, Holmes Regional Medical Center, 10/2003-12/2003
Tandem Nursing Home
AHA Healthcare Provider CPR Certification
Infection Control, Barrier Precautions and OSHA
Medical Record Documentation and Legal Aspects
Bloodborne Pathogens, Infection control and universal precautions
HIV/AIDS and Infection Control
Providing continuous and long term care for my 91 year old grandmother
Spending time and taking care of my 2 1/2 year old niece.
Health Care Fairs in the Miami Area under the
supervision of the Health Practitioners in my family