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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) XXX-1000
  • Cell:
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Professional Summary

I am a CNA wanting to provide compassionate and motivating care to seniors I have over 12 years experience caring for seniors in private settings and nursing homes. As a professional care giver I have learned to be patient and listen to my clients and their families so I’m able to provide the best care needed. Working with many different patients has given me the opportunity to work with a variety of physicians. I also have management experience; I managed a staff of 7 CNAs with diverse and different backgrounds, and together we provided an attentive setting that was positive and with a sense of humor. I am Caring, Compassionate, Honest and Respectful. I am a hard working individual who thrives when helping others. With the knowledge I’ve gained from personal and professional experiences, I am able to understand and give advice to families so together we can meet the needs of their loved one.

Skills
  • Attentiveness
  • Medical assessment
  • Treatment planning
  • Emergency care
  • Interactive communication skills
  • Relationship development
  • Operational improvement
  • Supervision
  • Process improvement
Work History
Health Care Surrogate, 11/2013 to Current
Alorica Inc.Newfoundland, PA,

Experienced working with patients with Cancer, Dementia, Alzheimer, Heart disease, Podiatrist, Urologist and Diabetes.

  • Advised and educated patients regarding diet, hygiene and effective disease prevention methods.
  • Educated clients and families about rights and responsibilities.
  • Administered and prescribed appropriate courses of treatment, including pharmaceutical medications.
  • Developed health plans for patients to improve overall health or recover from injuries and illnesses.
  • Assessed safety and operability of vehicles, equipment and medical supplies to prevent unnecessary health risks.
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being.
  • Monitored progress and documented any patient health status changes, keeping healthcare team updated.
  • Completed all home cleaning tasks, including dusting, washing dishes, laundry and vacuuming.
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care.
  • Worked to improve and enhance patient lives through effective and compassionate care.
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
  • Supervised daily activities and provided assistance when needed.
Healthcare Specialist, 11/2011 to 11/2013
Always Best CareVacaville, CA,
  • Advised and educated patients regarding diet, hygiene and effective disease prevention methods.
  • Educated clients and families about rights and responsibilities.
  • Developed health plans for patients to improve overall health or recover from injuries and illnesses.
  • Managed and updated health records of Patients.
  • Assessed safety and operability of vehicles, equipment and medical supplies to prevent unnecessary health risks.
  • Administered medication as directed by physician.
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being.
  • Monitored progress and documented any patient health status changes, keeping healthcare team updated.
  • Adhered to all resident lifting and safe lifting instructions and rules.
  • Worked to improve and enhance patient lives through effective and compassionate care.
  • Supervised daily activities and provided assistance when needed.
  • Completed all home cleaning tasks, including dusting, washing dishes, laundry and vacuuming.
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care.
Home Health Care Aide, 01/2009 to 11/2011
Senior Lifestyle CorporationFairfield, IL,
  • Encouraged patients to participate in safe physical activity to help boost mood and improve overall wellness.
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
  • Monitored progress and documented any patient health status changes, keeping healthcare team updated.
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being.
  • Assisted patients with handling daily chores and errands by transporting to appointments, cleaning personal spaces and purchasing supplies.
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness.
  • Followed nutritional plans to prepare optimal meals, including purchasing ingredients from local shops.
  • Coordinated daily medicine schedules and administration to help clients address symptoms and enhance quality of life.
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care.
  • Interacted kindly with patients and families and displayed positive, outgoing attitude, resulting in establishment of long-term, professional relationships.
  • Worked to improve and enhance patient lives through effective and compassionate care.
  • Administered medication as directed by physician.
Home Health Aide, 06/2008 to 07/2010
Caring Senior ServicesCity, STATE,
  • Delivered assistance to elderly clients in daily activities including bathing, dressing, physical transfers and care for incontinence.
  • Completed entries in log books, journals and care plans to document accurately report patient progress.
  • Promoted development of healthy lifestyle to meet health and wellness objectives.
  • Coordinated daily medicine schedules and administration to help clients address symptoms and enhance quality of life.
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care.
  • Wiped down equipment with proper cleaning products after each patient transport to reduce instances of infection.
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness.
  • Followed nutritional plans to prepare optimal meals, including purchasing ingredients from local shops.
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
  • Administered prescribed medications under direction of physician.
  • Assisted with general household activities, such as cooking, meal preparation and grocery shopping.
  • Traveled to clients' homes to provide healthcare services and promote continuity of care.
  • Provided patients and families with emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, independent living and adaptation to disability or illness.
  • Worked to improve and enhance patient lives through effective and compassionate care.
  • Maintained records of patient care, condition, progress or problems to report, and discussed observations with supervisor or case manager.
  • Assisted patients with handling daily chores and errands by transporting to appointments, cleaning personal spaces and purchasing supplies.
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
  • Provided mobility assistance such as walking and regular exercising.
  • Interacted kindly with patients and families and displayed positive, outgoing attitude, resulting in establishment of long-term, professional relationships.
  • Provided direct personal care and administrative services to clients.
  • Performed basic household chores, including washing floors, washing dishes, vacuuming, garbage disposal and dusting.
Education
Associate of Science: Certified Nursing Assistant License, Expected in 01/2011
American Health Institute - Port Richey, FL
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School Attended

  • American Health Institute

Job Titles Held:

  • Health Care Surrogate
  • Healthcare Specialist
  • Home Health Care Aide
  • Home Health Aide

Degrees

  • Associate of Science

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