Professionally trained Hospitalman/Dental Assistant with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for wide variety of patients with diverse needs. Enthusiastic Assistant with excellent people skills and dedicated work ethic. Compassionate Dental Assistant well-versed in four-handed chair side dentistry, routine restorations and intra-oral techniques. Compassionate Hospitalman and Home Health Aide adept at bathing, grooming and feeding elderly and disabled patients. Familiar with advanced medical terminology and procedures.
CPR/First Aid certified
Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
Dedicated hospice care provider
Companionship and emotional support
Committed team player
Professional and mature
Works well under pressure
Good communication skills
Associate of Science: Criminal Justice, 2014 Housatonic Community College - Bridgeport, CT
Certificate: Hospital Corpsman, 2016 Navy Corpsman School - San Antonio, TX
CPR and BLS Certified
Certificate: Dental Assistant, 2016 Navy Dental Assistant School - San Antonio, TX
Superior Performer Award
Hospital Corpsman/Dental Assistant, 03/2016 to Current US Navy – Plainville CT
Competently prepared dental materials including cements, amalgams and composites.
Set up examination room and dental trays in preparation for examinations and procedures.
Competently exposed, developed and mounted dental x-rays (both intraoral and extraoral).
Successfully assisted the dentist by performing four-handed dentistry and other chair-side duties.
Correctly mixed compounds for cleaning or filling teeth.
Diligently cleaned instruments and work areas in accordance with sterilization and disinfectant protocol.
Successfully completed OSHA, ADA and HIPAA compliance trainings.
Maintained proper universal precautions and infection control procedures at all times.
Took impressions for retainers and appliances.
Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure and pulse.
Tested and recorded blood glucose levels.
Obtained information about clients' medical history, drug history, complaints and allergies.
Home Health Aide, 01/2012 to 03/2016 Geriatric Care Management Associates – 304 Main Avenue #150, Norwalk, CT 06851
Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding and elimination.
Helped patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs and automobiles.
Maintained a clean, healthy and safe environment.
Receptionist, 03/2009 to 11/2011 Hairspray Hair Salon – Bridgeport, CT
Experience with heavy phone volume and data entry.
Process customer orders.
Acted as intermediary among customers, printers, and supplies.
Verify and confirm availability of product and appointment.