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home health aide resume example with 12+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Summary

Detail-oriented Home Care professional adept in offering client assistance with daily living activities, transportation and overall well-being. Offering 20+ years of healthcare experience, including monitoring clients with developmental disabilities and adhering to patient care plans. Superior record of patient dedication and commitment to promoting comfort and quality care.

Skills
  • Client documentation
  • Client safety and first aid
  • Compassionate client care
  • Community activities
  • Quality program protocols
  • Customer Service
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Communications
  • Problem Resolution
  • Supervision
  • Team Building
  • Relationship Development
  • Knowledge of state regulations
Experience
Home Health Aide, 10/2016 to Current
Options Residential, Inc.Burnsville, MN,
  • Assisted elderly clients with personal hygiene and other daily activities, including bathing, dressing and incontinence care.
  • Engaged with patients through participation in activity, which helped boost mood and improve overall memory.
  • Supported effective care for managed home care patients by observing health status and monitoring conditions.
  • Carried out important daily living tasks for patients by cooking meals, washing laundry and other household chores.
  • Monitored clients' progress to report necessary changes.
  • Recorded vitals and communicated with nurses to provide health updates.
  • Supervised and supported activities of daily living such as medication administration and personal hygiene.
  • Transported client to doctor's appointments and to complete other related errands.
Certified Nursing Assistant, 04/2016 to 10/2018
Good Samaritan SocietyWindsor, CO,
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and assisted with feeding.
  • 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.
  • Provided personal nursing assistance in pre- and post-operative situations.
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
  • Provided hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures.
  • Volunteered to work additional shifts and overtime during busy periods to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Cleaned and sanitized rooms and equipment using aseptic technique to prevent infection and cross-contamination.
  • Used mobility devices and lifting equipment to carefully and transport patients.
  • Collected specimens, monitored vitals and maximized patient comfort.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Provided nursing assistance to residents in 13-bed Nursing care facility.
Direct Support Professional, 10/2008 to 10/2015
Bayada Home Health CareFredericksburg, VA,
  • Documented current patient information to update supervising nurses, including vital signs, behaviors and eating habits.
  • Prevented patient injuries by providing necessary restraints and appropriate supports.
  • Worked with multidisciplinary healthcare team to provide comprehensive mental healthcare to mentally patients.
  • Administered medications, collected specimens to assist with diagnostic and treatment protocols.
  • Completed data entries in charts and logbooks to document client progress.
  • Followed physician orders when providing care and monitoring client well-being, safety and comfort.
  • Monitored clients' progress to report necessary changes.
  • Administered all necessary medications as directed by care plan.
  • Supervised and supported activities of daily living such as medication administration and personal hygiene.
  • Worked to improve patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Transported client to doctor's appointments and to complete other related errands.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment to promote client happiness and safety.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with each patient to facilitate best possible care and assistance.
  • Prepared and accompanied patients on public outings, managing safety, behavior and other activities.
  • Maintained calendar of social, recreational and educational events to enhance patient stays.
  • Recorded and closely monitored patient behaviors and progress to effectively identify changes needing attention.
  • Administered medications to optimize patient experiences, monitoring reactions to adjust dosages.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 12/1989 to Austin High School - Decatur, AL
GPA:
: , Expected in to J.F. Drake State Community And Technical College - Huntsville, AL
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Austin High School
  • J.F. Drake State Community And Technical College

Job Titles Held:

  • Home Health Aide
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Direct Support Professional

Degrees

  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)

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