STNA with current Ohio Department of Health Certification. 9 years experience with physically disabled client. Monitored vital signs, assisted with feeding, bathing/grooming, positioning and range of motion exercises. Looking for a new challenge outside of being a nursing assistant.
-State Tested Nursing Assistant
-CPR & First Aide Certification
Valid Ohio driver's license
Medical terminology knowledge
Quick problem solver
Calm and level-headed under stress
Understands mobility assistance needs
Able to lift 80 pounds
Trained in grooming and bathing assistance
General housekeeping ability
Exceptional time management
Decision making skills
09/2013 to Current
HSWLakin State Hospital － West Columbia , WVCharted and recorded information in client files. Tracked client movement on and off the unit by documenting times and destinations of clients. Quickly responded to crisis situations when severe mental health and behavioral issues arose. Read and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration. Completed and submitted clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines. Prepared patient rooms prior to their arrival. Collected urine and fecal samples. Assisted with adequate nutrition and fluid intake. Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets. Assisted with transferring residents in and out of wheelchairs and adaptive equipment. Assisted with ADLs.
12/2011 to 08/2013
STNAAbbyshire Place Nursing And Rehab － Bidwell , OHAssisted with ADLs. Exhibited compassionate care and communication with regard to issues of death and dying. Sensitive to the needs of geriatric patients. Administered simple range of motion exercises. Comforted patients and provided them with reassurance and encouragement. Promoted continuity of care by accurately and completely communicating to other caregivers the status of patients for which care is provided. Read and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration. Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets. Provided transportation, assistance and companionship to clients. Cleaned and organized patients' living quarters. Facilitated games and other activities to engage clients.
12/2009 to 03/2011
STNAJenkins Memorial Health Facility － Wellston , OHRead and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration. Prepared patient rooms prior to their arrival. Assisted with adequate nutrition and fluid intake. Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets. Positioned residents for comfort and to prevent skin pressure problems. Assisted with transferring residents in and out of wheelchairs and adaptive equipment. Assisted with ADLs.
Education and Training
High School DiplomaRiver Valley High School － Cheshire , OH, Gallia
Tech School : NursingBuckeye Hills Career Center － Rio Grande , OH, Rio Grande