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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Committed Healthcare professional offering 3 years of demonstrated success in home healthcare, and group homes. Dedicated to delivering consistent and focused attention to client safety, comfort and dignity. Passionate about supporting patients dealing with mental health concerns such as anxiety, Bi-polar, etc. Offer expert support for emotional, physical and mental needs. Bringing top-notch multitasking, organizational and conflict management skills. Empathetic Care Worker with sensitive and compassionate approach to cultivating trusting, stimulating and varied lifestyle for residents. Offers enhanced care with flexible learning approach for patients. Experience in hospital and in-home settings providing guidance and encouragement to patients through physical and emotional support.

Skills
  • Patient management
  • Home Health Aide
  • Companionship and emotional support
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Patient privacy
  • Supporting personal needs
  • Transporting patients
  • Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
  • Chronic disease management
  • Patient-focused care
  • Recording vital signs
  • Outpatient care
  • CPR/First Aid Certified
  • Care plan assessment
  • State Regulations Knowledge
  • Behavioral Management
  • Rehabilitation
  • Patient Management
  • Medical Records Management
  • Case Management
  • Staff collaboration
  • Filing and data archiving
  • Anxiety Disorder Expertise
  • Individual and group counseling
Education
Southern Connecticut State University New Haven, CT Expected in 06/2022 Bachelor of Science : Computer Science - GPA :
Bassick High School Bridgeport, CT, Expected in 07/2018 High School Diploma : - GPA :
  • Graduated with 3.7 GPA
  • First Honors Award Perfect Attendance Award
  • Graduated in Top 20 of 200 students
Certifications
  • Certified Nurses Aide
  • CPR
  • PMT
Work History
Tenet Healthcare Corporation - Direct Support Professional/Residential Counselor
Phoenix, AZ, 01/2020 - Current
  • Consulted with different healthcare disciplines to offer important mental health support to patients.
  • Assisted patients with adjusting to hospital procedures and helped each thrive in highly structured settings.
  • Helped with diagnosing patients and delivering treatments with timely medication administration and specimen collection.
  • Documented vitals, behaviors and medications in client medical records.
  • Worked to improve and enhance patient lives through effective and compassionate care.
  • Completed entries in log books, journals and care plans to document accurately report patient progress.
  • Ran errands for customers, including shopping, and picking up other necessities.
  • Kept patients mentally alert by entertaining, conversing and reading aloud to patients.
  • Remained alert to problems or health issues of clients and competently responded.
  • Monitored and maintained cleanliness, sanitation, and organization of assigned station and service areas.
  • Established nutritious meal plans and prepared daily offerings to meet patient dietary needs.
  • Recognized and reported abnormalities and/or changes in patients' health status to case manager.
Southwestern Medical Ctr Llc - Certified Nursing Assistant
Lawton, OK, 05/2019 - Current
  • Provided patients with personal hygiene assistance by giving bedpans, baths, back rubs and assisting with travel to bathroom
  • Reported any unusual or urgent circumstances in patients’ condition or environment immediately to spouse or case manager
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically-relevant symptoms
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming and other hygiene needs
  • Engaged in housekeeping tasks by replacing linens and cleaning and sanitizing patient rooms
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines
  • Maximized patient satisfaction by helping individuals carry out personal tasks such as dressing and walking
  • Provided care to patients throughout lifespan with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and culture
  • Wiped down equipment with proper cleaning products after each patient transport to reduce instances of infection
Daniel Trust Foundation - Scholar
City, STATE, 01/2017 - Current
  • Participated in 15-week SAT Prep class and increased my score by 140 points Learned how to use Common App and Federal Student Aid Application Gained and developed skills in Accounting, Business and Entrepreneurship Had the honor of meeting 2016 National Teacher of The year Jahana Hayes
Hope HealthCare Services - Certified Nursing Aide
City, STATE, 06/2018 - 05/2019
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming and other hygiene needs
  • Maintained complete confidentiality with patient information to provide professional, secure medical services
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchair and preparing assistive devices
  • Maximized patient satisfaction by helping individuals carry out personal tasks such as dressing and walking
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines

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School Attended

  • Southern Connecticut State University
  • Bassick High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Direct Support Professional/Residential Counselor
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Scholar
  • Certified Nursing Aide

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science
  • High School Diploma

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