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Elderly Caregiver resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica
Claire
resumesample@example.com
(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Summary

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.

Dependable person with high qualification and related experience of helping and working with elderly.

Multi-talented Personal Care Aide with over 20 years supporting patients with tasks of daily living. Skilled at caring for patients' healthcare needs, grooming, and light housekeeping. Professional and clear communicator when instructing and assisting patients as well as when reporting information to supervisors.

Skills
  • Client safety and first aid
  • Client documentation
  • Quality program protocols
  • Care plan management
  • Case management experience
  • Reporting
  • Proactive problem solving
  • Business correspondence
  • Medication administration
  • Wound care
  • Proper phone etiquette
  • First Aide/CPR
Education and Training
Assumption High School Majuro , Expected in 05/1992 High School Diploma : - GPA :
College of Micronesia-FSM Pohnpei FSM, Expected in 05/1994 Associate of Arts : - GPA :
Experience
Accentcare - Elderly Caregiver
Marshall, TX, 2008 - Current
  • Made beds, swept floors and sanitized surfaces to support activities of daily living.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Planned and prepared nutritious meals and snacks to meet diabetic, low sodium and high protein diets.
  • Recognized emergencies and notified appropriate contacts, including paramedics and family members.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Reported concerns to nurse supervisor to promote optimal care.
  • Changed bed linens, made bed and laundered soiled linens to keep patients' bed clean.
  • Recorded client status progress and challenges in logbooks and reports.
  • Monitored health and well-being of clients, including significant health changes.
Absolut Care - CNA
Painted Post, NY, 1999 - 2002
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • 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.
  • Used mobility devices to transport patients.
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Provided basic patient care by bathing and grooming patients, changing bedding and assisting in feeding activities.
  • Recognized and reported abnormalities or changes in patients' health status to nursing staff for immediate assessment.
  • Communicated concerns regarding clients' status, care and environment to nursing supervisors, clinical care supervisors and case managers.
  • Delivered high level of care to every patient.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and aided with feeding and monitoring.
Accentcare - Elderly Caregiver
Matagorda, TX, 2003 - 2008
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Observed patients for changes in physical, emotional, mental or behavioral condition and injuries.
  • Assisted with meal planning to meet nutritional plans.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • 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.>"0
Self-employeed - Business Owner/Elderly Caregiver
City, STATE, 2009 - 2016
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Helped clients with personal needs from exercise to bathing and personal grooming.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Engaged with patients and families to provide emotional support and daily living instruction.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Transported patients to medical, dental and personal care appointments.
  • Planned and prepared nutritious meals and snacks to meet diabetic, low sodium and high protein diets.
  • Recognized emergencies and notified appropriate contacts, including paramedics and family members.
  • Laundered clothing and bedding to prevent infection.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Coordinated doctor appointments, exercise, recreation and family visits to maintain schedule.
  • Developed patient care plans with doctors and registered nurses.
  • Built strong and trusting rapport with clients and loved ones.
  • Recorded client status progress and challenges in logbooks and reports.
  • Cared for wounds by changing bandages, dressings and binders to promote healing.
Languages
English :
Native/ Bilingual
Negotiated :
Marshallese :
Native/ Bilingual
Negotiated :

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Assumption High School
  • College of Micronesia-FSM

Job Titles Held:

  • Elderly Caregiver
  • CNA
  • Elderly Caregiver
  • Business Owner/Elderly Caregiver

Degrees

  • High School Diploma
  • Associate of Arts

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