Qualified ambitious student specializing in personal care and related services under direction, instruction and supervision of registered nurse. Skilled at providing mobility support, administering medications and organizing appointments. Diligent about keeping areas clean and organized to maintain healthful, safe environment.
I have met Mrs. Susan through a friend and started caring for her mother and father who are both 94 years of age. I care for them every other weekend and every friday as well. My duties include: Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living. Observed patient vital signs and medication reactions and reported health concerns or behavioral changes. I have delivered high level of assistance with cooking, meal preparation and shopping. I have improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care. I have managed various daily job tasks, including appointment scheduling. I have mopped floors, vacuumed, washed dishes and performed other household chores to assist clients. Assisted elderly clients with personal hygiene and other daily activities, including bathing, dressing and incontinence care. Helped transition patient between bed, wheelchair to provide safe support. Tracked and reported clients progress based on observations and conversations. Administered necessary medications as directed by care plan. Greeted patients and families with enthusiastic, compassionate attitude to establish a great professional relationship. I have dressed, groomed and fed patients with limited physical abilities to support basic needs. Fostered independence in disabled individuals while closely monitoring their safety at all times. Maintained clean and well-organized environment to promote client happiness and safety.
I currently take care of two different patients/clients. My first patient, Mr. Jabari Finley, has Severe chronic Epilepsy and I care for him 6 hrs a day for 3 days a week with other readily available Home Health Aide workers. My duties as a Home Health Aide incude: Supervised medication administration, some personal hygiene and other activities of daily living. I delivered high level of assistance with cooking, meal preparation and shopping. I have improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care. I have also mopped floors, vacuumed, washed dishes and performed other household chores to assist my patients/clients. I have managed various daily job tasks, including appointment scheduling as well.
I have worked for Landmark Recovery. I was a Peer Support Specialist dealing with the care if Alcoholics and people with Addictions. My job duties included : Shared details regarding recovery and wellness principals focused on helping others struggling to stay focused on personal recovery journeys. I also maintained strict data confidentiality and privacy on all information related to individuals. Transported individuals safely to support meetings and medical appointments. I assisted others through dynamic relationships built on trust and utilized effective listening and interpersonal skills. Consulted with psychiatrists about client medication changes, issues with medicine compliance and efficacy of medications. Facilitated up to 5 individual sessions per week. Responded to crisis situations when severe mental health and behavioral issues arose. Evaluated patient behavior, moods and other responses to determine correct diagnosis and devise treatment plans. Kept team on track by assigning and supervising their activities and giving constructive feedback. Juggled multiple tasks to ensure high quality and timely delivery. Worked successfully with diverse group of coworkers to accomplish goals and address issues related to our products and services. collaborated with others to discuss new opprotunities.
Some extra activities and groups I am involved in are : A women's group that meets once a week. I also volunteer at Women's shelters and donate items to people in need and speak to them about abuse and motivation. I am in the Honors program at Jefferson Technical Community College.
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