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

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. Capable direct care staff with solid background assisting patients with basic needs and care. Knowledgeable about medical procedures, recreational requirements and protective measures. Perceptive, service-oriented and observant. 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. Reliable personal care professional bringing 16 years of experience in Personal Care Assistant roles. Accustomed to addressing physical and mental disabilities and monitoring needs for convalescent patients. Trusted to care for patients at varying stages of life.

Skills
  • Progress Tracking
  • Critical Thinking
  • Bedside Care
  • Needs Assessment
  • Team Collaboration
  • Caring Companionship
  • Problem Identification
  • Ability to Lift Clients
  • CPR Certification
  • Supportive Personality
  • Relationship Building
  • Household Cleaning
  • First Aid Certification
  • Clear Communication
  • Time Management
  • Behavior Redirection
Experience
Direct Support Professional, 11/2019 to Current
Aurora ServicesColorado Springs, CO,
  • 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.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Documented current patient information to update vital signs, behaviors and eating habits.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Documented client progress in charts and logbooks.
  • 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.
Direct Support Professional, 10/2018 to 04/2019
Aurora ServicesLadysmith, WI,
  • 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.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Monitored client's well-being, safety and comfort under physician direction.
  • Documented current patient information to update vital signs, behaviors and eating habits.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Documented client progress in charts and logbooks.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Served meals and assisted immobile or disabled individuals with eating.
  • Recorded client status progress and challenges in logbooks and reports.
Program Supervisor, 06/2015 to 10/2018
Harris CountyGalena Park, TX,
  • Helped team members improve productivity and performance through hands-on coaching in order to achieve company objectives.
  • Fostered relationships to define programming needs and strengthen organizational standing.
  • Uncovered issues to determine solutions and assist program participants.
  • Maintained client records in compliance with local, state, federal, agency and contractual regulations, helped clients manage financial accounts and cultivated client independence.
  • Analyzed program effectiveness to modify, adapt and optimize workflows.
  • Managed day-to-day residential services, met individual transportation needs and maintained safe and high-quality home environments.
  • Planned, directed, coordinated and monitored multiple behavioral health services and programs and complied with licensure, certification, accreditation and statutory requirements.
  • Monitored health of clients, communicated with medical professionals, implemented preventive strategies to limit illness and serious incidents and coordinated documentation across shifts.
  • Maintained scheduling and optimal quality standards to keep audiences informed or entertained.
  • Created program goals and objectives for clients with mental and behavioral health issues, developed program-specific policies and procedures and relentlessly helped clients meet goals.
  • Partnered with program management on recommendations, process improvements and corrective action plans.
Education and Training
GED: , Expected in 09/2019
Milton Area High School - Milton, PA,
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Milton Area High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Direct Support Professional
  • Direct Support Professional
  • Program Supervisor

Degrees

  • GED

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