to 06/2014 Silverado at Home-Hospice CNA / Hospice HHA – Houston,
Provide personal care to the patient in a compassionate and understanding manner consistent with the hospice philosophy.
Maintain the dignity of the dying patient.
Assist patient with ADL's by assisting with light housework, bathing, cooking cleaning help with toileting and etc.Provide good body alignment, positioning, and range of motion exercises for non-ambulatory patients.
Assist with routine catheter care and enemas according to the plan of care.
Dispense oral, inhalation and topical medications to patients.
Observe patients for drug reactions and report any problems to the nurses.
Monitor the patient's vital signs, calculate medication dosages and stock the medication cart, also record what medications were given for the day and the dosage in the nurse's medication administration record (MAR) chart.
Support the patients and family's unique spiritual and cultural beliefs.
Provide holistic, family-centered care across treatment settings to improve the quality of life.
Monitor and record temperature, pulse, respirations and blood pressure, as directed by the RN Significant changes in the patient's condition will be reported to the RN immediately.
Certified Nursing Assistant05/2013
to 12/2013 Northwest Health & Rehabilitation Center – Houston,
CNA) 6-2 Shift.
Assisting residents with activities of daily living such as transferring, turning and positioning, giving showers, dressing, grooming, feeding, toileting, and ensuring residents are clean.
Obtaining vital signs and weights and monitoring food and liquid intake.
Delivering meal trays to residents, ensuring that food is appropriate for the resident according to their care plan.
Escorting residents to participate in therapy sessions and activities.
Responding to resident and family needs respectfully and in a positive manner.
Making daily rounds on assigned residents in accordance within established guidelines.
Consistently and promptly reporting resident changes of condition.
Reporting data in resident records consistently, accurately and in a timely manner.
Completing additional assignments as required.
Sr. Phlebotomist / Certified Medical Assistant02/2012
to 02/2013 A1 Personnel of Houston Inc (HCPHES) – Houston,
Duties consisted of providing overall support for physicians and office operations.
Prepare patients for examination and treatment.
Take patient histories and vital signs.
Prepare exam and treatment rooms with necessary instruments.
Give injections and assists with lab testing and phlebotomy.
Prepare and maintain supplies and equipment for treatments, including sterilization.
Assist physicians in preparing for minor surgeries and physicals.
Assist with scheduling of tests and treatments.
Screen telephone calls for referral to physician.
Certified Nursing Assistant10/2011
to 04/2012 Villa Toscana at Cypress Woods Rehab & Skilled Nursing – Houston,
CNA)/ 2-10 shift.
Assist residents with ADLs.
Monitor and record vital signs.
Observe and report relevant physical, psychological, social development and interactions with fellow patients and staff.
Help manage, move and re-order supplies.
Take urine, stool and sputum samples as directed.
Server and assist with feeding those who cannot feed themselves.
Participate in admission, transfer and discharge procedures.
Follow emergency procedures and policies.
Follow procedures for disease and infection control.
Help transfer and move residents with limited mobility to chair and bed.
Assist and encourage ambulation.
Make beds, change bed linen on schedule or as needed and tidy rooms.
Foster cheerful, positive outlook and provide compassionate response to patients' emotional needs.
Certified Nurse Assistant09/2011
to 01/2012 CareMinders Home Care – Houston,
Administer prescribed oral medications underwritten direction of physician or as directed by home care nurse and aide.
Assisted patient with ADL's and checked patients' pulse, temperature and respiration.
Direct patients in simple ROM (Range Of Motion) exercises.
Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, and problems in order to report and discuss observations with a supervisor or case manager.
Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs or automobiles, and with dressing and grooming.
Perform a variety of duties as requested by client, such as obtaining household supplies, running errands bathing, cooking, and housekeeping.
Accompany clients to doctors' offices and on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance and companionship.
As a Phlebotomy tech., performed blood draws for a diverse suite of patients, including infants, pediatric, adolesance and geriatric.
Performed phlebotomy finger sticks; blood collection, specimen collection Also handled venipuncture, electrocardiogram, urine analysis, blood testing, centrifuging/ autoclaving Phlebotomist responsible for 20-40 daily patient blood draws Conferred with patient to explain procedures, gain cooperation and relieve fears Carefully follow all safety procedures during phlebotomy work.
to 09/2010 Motherland Health Clinique IHCHC – Houston,
Interview patients, measure vital signs, such as pulse rate, temperature, blood pressure, weight, and height, and record information on patients' charts.
Prepare treatment rooms for examination of patients.
Clean and sterilize instruments.
Inventory and order medical supplies and materials.
Operate x-ray, electrocardiograph (EKG), and other equipment to administer routine diagnostic test or call medical facility or department to schedule patients for tests.
Give injections or treatments, and perform routine laboratory tests.
Schedule appointments, receive money for bills, keep x ray and other medical records, perform secretarial tasks, and complete insurance forms.
Key data into computer to maintain office and patient records.
Keep billing records, enter financial transactions into bookkeeping ledgers, and compute and mail monthly.
statements to patients.
Smithwood Medical Institute / Certified Nursing (2011)
* Everest Institute / Certified Medical Assisting (2008)
* Houston Community College-Coleman & NE / General Studies+ HS Diploma & Nursing (2007) (2013-2014)
* Certified: BLS CPR, First Aid, AED, NR-CMA , CNA, Certified Medication Aide: 12 2014-
* Fortis College of Nursing / Vocational Nursing Program (7/2012 to
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS Texas Nurse Aide Registry Texas DADS National Association for Health Professionals American Red Cross American Safety & Health Institute VOLUNTEER WORK House of Refuge C.O.G.I.C Houston, TX Announcement Clerk/ Church Secretary Pastor Charles R. Lovings Sr.