Level-headed health care professional who remains calm and effective in extremely difficult and stressful situations. Strong belief in importance of companionship and support in patient care. Home health direct staff, well-equipped to provide emotional support in a comfortable, soothing environment. Desires a CNA position in a long term care or rehabilitation facility after schooling.I have experience with T.B.I patients, Autistic children and adults, Dementia, Spinal cord disabilities, elderly care, Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, Seizure Disorder.
CPR/First Aid certified
Transportation Safety Cert
Bloodborne Pathogens Cert
Heath and Wellness Cert
Incident Management Cert
Assisting with Medication Delivery Certified
Advocacy 101 Certified
Home Health CareOpti Health
Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress and concerns.
Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure and pulse.
Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients.
Changed sterile dressings.
Obtained information about clients' medical history, drug history, complaints and allergies.
Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding and elimination.
Helped patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs and automobiles.
Cooked appetizing and satisfying meals and snacks.
Scheduled and accompanied clients to medical appointments.
Maintained a clean, healthy and safe environment.
Obtained household supplies and ran daily errands.
Performed clerical duties, such as word processing, data entry, answering phones and filing.
Maintained sanitary residents' and program rooms.
Followed safe lifting techniques and individual resident lifting instructions.
Transported patients to other areas of the hospital in wheelchairs and gurneys.
Assisted in cleansing enemas, catheterization and bladder irrigations.
Assisted patients with ambulation and crutch walking.
Assisted nurses with wound care for pressure ulcers, bed sores, and surgical site wounds.
Supported diagnostic procedures, assisted with technical nursing treatments and entered information in patient records and charts.
Performed direct patient care aimed at increasing comfort, psycho, social and spiritual well-being by providing assistance with personal hygiene, physical comfort, nutrition, elimination, prevention of skin breakdown, rehabilitation and safety.
Monitored expiration of medical supplies and medications.
High School Diploma: Albuquerque High - 2007
Home Health/BuisnessUniversity of new Mexico - 2012