Health Unit Certified Nursing Assistant Resume Example

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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - - -

Dedicated Health care worker committed to providing optimal patient care and support while assisting medical staff with meeting critical needs. Skilled in collecting specimens, cleaning rooms and managing dietary needs. Excellent communication and organizational skills combined with dependable, forward-thinking approach.

  • Collecting specimens
  • Monitoring fluids
  • Catheter change and preparation
  • Medical terminology knowledge
  • Infection control procedures
  • Patient relations
  • Collecting vital signs
  • Calm and level-headed under duress
  • Helping with medication
  • Quick problem solver
  • Respiratory equipment training
  • Organization
  • Planning and coordination
  • Administrative support
  • Security systems
  • Communications
12/2018 to Current
Health Unit Certified Nursing Assistant Hyatt Hotels Corp. Rosemont, IL,
  • Examined and addressed lacerations, contusions and other physical symptoms to determine need for further attention.
  • Collected biological specimens and packaged for laboratory transport to complete important diagnostic tests.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and assisted with feeding.
  • Collected specimens, monitored vitals and maximized patient comfort.
  • Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
  • Managed supplies and restocked inventory to ensure optimal availability for patient care.
  • Promoted patient satisfaction by assisting with daily living needs such as bathing, dressing, toileting and exercising.
  • Conducted routine checks on standard patient vitals, including blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
  • Provided daily living activities to patients by serving meals, feeding, ambulating and turning over and positioning patients.
  • Document elements of nursing assessments, treatments, medications, discharge instructions and follow-up care.
  • Assessed vitals and noted all medical information to report changes to nursing staff and physicians.
  • Volunteered to work additional shifts and overtime during busy periods to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Answered approximately [Number] signal lights and bells per shift to assist patients with [Action] and [Action].
  • Administered personal nursing assistance in pre- and post-operative situations.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary teams to carry out doctor orders and treatment care plans.
  • Provided wound care and dressing changes.
  • Used mobility devices and [Type] equipment to transport patients.
05/2018 to 11/2019
Waitress Emerson Hospital Bedford, MA,
  • Completed closing duties by emptying trash, safeguarding alcohol and polishing silverware.
  • Minimized customer wait times by efficiently taking and filling large volume of orders each day.
  • Stocked server areas with supplies before, during and after shifts to boost performance of serving staff.
  • Checked on guests to verify satisfaction with meals and suggested additional items to increase restaurant sales.
  • Served plated dinners, buffet-style dinners and passed hors d'oeuvres for parties.
  • Communicated with kitchen staff frequently to stay up-to-date on supply availability and potential customer wait times.
  • Arranged place settings with fresh tablecloths, tableware and flowers to beautify table.
  • Increased sales of high margin menu items through effective upselling.
  • Confirmed customers' ages for alcohol service and discontinued service to intoxicated guests.
  • Prepared salads, appetizers and set up garnish stations to assist kitchen staff.
  • Assisted kitchen staff with food counts by determining number of items required for complete service.
  • Addressed concerns or complaints quickly to improve service and escalated more advanced issues to management for resolution.
12/2018 to 08/2019
Nursing Assistant Royal Megansett Nursing Home City, STATE,
  • Attended to patients in 33-bed unit, continuously checking on needs and maintaining high standards of patient care.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Fostered relationships with patients, caregivers and healthcare teams to achieve individual care plan targets.
  • Volunteered to work additional shifts and overtime during busy periods to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Supported diagnostic and treatment procedures, including setting up and operating specialized medical equipment.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Performed Bladder scans and EKG treatments on roughly 2 patients daily.
  • Used mobility devices, Hover Malts, Hoyer, multiple various equipment to transport patients.
Education and Training
Expected in
: Nursing
Husson University - Bangor, ME
  • Completed coursework in Health care studies , and Nursing pre requisite.
  • Going to school to finish degree for my BSN
Expected in
: Nursing
Quincy College - Quincy, MA
Expected in 05/2014
High School Diploma:
Plymouth North High School - Plymouth, MA
Expected in 11/2018
CNA: Nursing Assistance
Cape Cod Community College - West Barnstable, MA

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School Attended
  • Husson University
  • Quincy College
  • Plymouth North High School
  • Cape Cod Community College
Job Titles Held:
  • Health Unit Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Waitress
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • High School Diploma
  • CNA