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Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Energetic individual remaining poised and composed in all types of stressful situations. Smart and dedicated Aide handling multiple tasks independently while assisting patients.

Approachable Aide dedicated to offering compassionate and sensitive companionship to patients and families. Experienced in leveraging tact, discretion and professionalism when addressing situations.

Offering exemplary organizational, time management and communication skills. Experienced CNA with over 20 years of experience in healthcare. Excellent reputation for resolving problems and improving customer satisfaction.

Service-focused Healthcare professional offering excellent patient-care and charting skills. Talented at attending to patients in diverse healthcare settings. Certified in Dementia.

Skills
  • Infectious disease protocols
  • Palliative care
  • Bed transfers
  • Written and verbal communication
  • Relationship building
  • Patient bathing and grooming
  • Recordkeeping
  • Companionship and emotional support
  • Responding to emergencies
  • Medical Records Management
  • Feeding assistance expert
  • Conducting intakes
  • Chronic disease management
  • Patient-focused care
  • Recording vital signs
  • Observing responses
  • Patient Assessments
  • Measuring bodily fluids
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Transporting patients
  • Supporting personal needs
  • Documenting behaviors
  • Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
Work History
05/2021 to Current
Hospice Aide Hopehealth Wakefield, RI,
  • Assisted patients with bathing, grooming, dressing and oral hygiene care both in private residences and facilities.
  • Checked and recorded vital signs, noting any significant changes and assisted nurses with treatment.
  • Comforted family members, offered attentive listening and high level of emotional support.
  • Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight and recording intake and outtake information.
  • Maintained best-in-class standards for individualized care in [Number]-bed unit by continuously checking in with patients and families and quickly providing care.
  • Performed duties in accordance with applicable standards, policies and regulatory guidelines to promote safe working environment.
  • Positioned patients to provide comfort and promote better body alignment.
  • Protected privacy and delivered comfort to preserve dignity of dying patient and family members.
10/2009 to 11/2021
CNA-PRN Pruitthealth Union City, GA,
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar levels.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
  • Oversaw and maintained patients' rooms, group living areas and nurse stations.
  • Participated in fun group activities with patients to boost mood, improve overall memory and provide light entertainment.
  • Cared for residents in assisted living facility and delivered high-quality support to meet needs.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy.
  • Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight and recording intake and outtake information.
  • Transported patients between rooms and appointments or testing locations.
  • Provided care to patients throughout lifespan with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and culture.
  • Worked with RN to complete Wound Care treatments.
  • Facilitated personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
06/2019 to 07/2021
CNA Westminster Village West Lafayette, IN,
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy.
  • Cared for residents in assisted living facility and delivered high-quality support to meet needs.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
  • Participated in fun group activities with patients to boost mood, improve overall memory and provide light entertainment.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Oversaw and maintained patients' rooms, group living areas and nurse stations.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar levels.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Facilitated personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Provided care to patients throughout lifespan with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and culture.
  • Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight and recording intake and outtake information.
  • Maintained best-in-class standards for individualized care in 150-bed unit by continuously checking in with patients and families and quickly providing care.
  • Reduced risks of patient infection and cross-contamination by cleaning and sterilizing equipment.
  • I worked an 3 different facilities as a CNA for Custom Care after i finished my Hospice assignment in the mornings
Education
Expected in 06/1997 to to
CNA: Nursing
MCEOC Job Training - Bluefield, WV,
GPA:
Expected in 06/1983 to to
High School Diploma:
Bluefield High School - Bluefield, WV,
GPA:
Certifications
  • CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • MCEOC Job Training
  • Bluefield High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Hospice Aide
  • CNA-PRN
  • CNA

Degrees

  • CNA
  • High School Diploma

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