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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
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Summary

Compassionate home healthcare professional offering demonstrated success; 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. Reliable health care professional with four years of experience. Accustomed to physical and mental disability care including monitoring needs for convalescent patients. Trusted to care for patients at any stage in life.

Skills
  • Client documentation
  • Crisis Management
  • Quality program protocols
  • Transportation
  • Healthcare
  • Compassionate client care
  • Nutrition
  • Behavior redirection
  • Client safety and first aid
  • Medication administration
  • Cash management experience
  • Housekeeping
  • Wound care
  • Grooming and bathing assistance
  • Catheter change and preparation
  • Collecting vital signs
  • Collecting specimens
  • Medical terminology knowledge
  • Quick problem solver
  • Performing patient intakes
  • Infection control procedures
  • Respiratory equipment training
  • Understands mobility assistance needs
  • Charting expertise
  • Educational support
  • First aid and CPR certified
  • Childcare Techniques
  • Emotionally supportive
  • Valid driver's license
  • Dependable
  • Effective team leader
  • Friendly
  • Family-oriented
Education and Training
Belle Plaine High School Belle Plaine, IMN, Expected in 06/2019 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Certifications
  • CNA License
  • Licensed CPR and First Aid
  • Basic Life Support
  • Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Certified
Experience
Elwyn - Direct Support Professional
San Gabriel, CA, 05/2021 - Current
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Transported clients to doctor's appointments and errands.
  • Enhanced patient wellbeing by supporting participation in recreational activities.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Documented client progress in charts and logbooks.
  • Served meals and assisted immobile or disabled individuals with eating.
  • Assisted client with personal hygiene, mobility and transportation.
  • Built strong and trusting rapport with clients and loved ones.
  • Prepared food and helped patients eat to support healthy nutrition.
  • Changed bed linens, made bed and laundered soiled linens to keep patients' bed clean.
  • Checked mail, shopped for groceries and handled bill payments.
Buckner International - Certified Nursing Assistant
Lufkin, TX, 10/2020 - 08/2021
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Conducted routine checks on patient vitals, blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Rendered hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures.
  • Maintained accurate, timely flow of information by completing thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patient status.
  • Collected specimens, monitored vitals and maximized patient comfort to maintain optimal environment.
  • Consulted with nurses to develop patient care plans and evaluate treatment options.
  • Used mobility devices to transport patients.
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms to assess and prioritize need for further attention.
  • Provided basic patient care by bathing and grooming patients, changing bedding and assisting in feeding activities.
  • Monitored patient's respiration activity, blood pressure and blood glucose levels in response to medical administration.
  • Answered signal lights, bells and requests-for-service to assist patient services fulfillment.
  • Delivered high level of care to every patient.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and aided with feeding and monitoring.
  • Answered patient and family questions to educate on optimal treatment procedures.
  • Followed safe lifting techniques and individual resident lifting instructions.
  • Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Charted patient blood pressures, temperatures, blood sugar levels and vitals, using Cerner.
Elwyn - Direct Support Professional
Valley Village, CA, 12/2019 - 10/2020
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Enhanced patient wellbeing by supporting participation in recreational activities.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Monitored client's well-being, safety and comfort under physician direction.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Served meals and assisted immobile or disabled individuals with eating.
Elwyn - Direct Support Professional
Vineland, NJ, 08/2017 - 05/2018
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Enhanced patient wellbeing by supporting participation in recreational activities.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Monitored client's well-being, safety and comfort under physician direction.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Served meals and assisted immobile or disabled individuals with eating.
  • Monitored health and well-being of clients and reported significant health changes.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Belle Plaine High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Direct Support Professional
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Direct Support Professional
  • Direct Support Professional

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

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