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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Skilled Care Provider assisting elderly, convalescents, or persons with disabilities with daily living activities in-home or within care facility. Keep house by making beds, doing laundry, washing dishes and preparing meals. Advise families and healthcare team regarding health concerns, nutrition, cleanliness and household activities. Personal Care Aide experienced in assisting clients with mental impairments or physical limitations to manage everyday tasks. Skilled in geriatric care and providing companionship and direct assistance to cognitively impaired clients. Highly capable Personal Assistant skilled at prioritizing tasks with ease. Bringing several years of experience supporting executives with high-stress and high-profile careers. Experienced Personal Assistant successful at minimizing hassles and alleviating client concerns by effectively coordinating schedules, planning events, running errands and handling childcare and household tasks.

  • Care plan assessment
  • Community integration
  • Clinical quality program standards
  • First aid and safety
  • Behavioral Management
  • State regulations knowledge
  • Medication Administration
  • Chauffeuring
  • Medication Management
  • Medical chart documentation
  • Wound care maintenance
  • Cooking meals
  • Executive presentations
Work History
06/2008 to Current IHSS Care Provider Hero Practice Services | Santa Fe, NM,
  • Delivered assistance to elderly clients in daily activities including bathing, dressing, physical transfers and care for incontinence.
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
  • Coordinated daily medicine schedules and administration to help clients address symptoms and enhance quality of life.
  • Wiped down equipment with proper cleaning products after each patient transport to reduce instances of infection.
  • Promoted development of healthy lifestyle to meet health and wellness objectives.
  • Followed nutritional plans to prepare optimal meals, including purchasing ingredients from local shops.
  • Completed entries in log books, journals and care plans to document accurately report patient progress.
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care.
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness.
  • Administered medication as directed by physician.
  • Performed basic household chores, including washing floors, washing dishes, vacuuming, garbage disposal and dusting.
  • Monitored progress and documented any patient health status changes, keeping healthcare team updated.
  • Helped patients safely transition between sleeping surfaces and mobility assistance such as wheelchairs by providing consistent support.
  • Documented vital statistics and coordinated with health care providers.
  • Provided direct personal care and administrative services to clients.
  • Assisted patients with handling daily chores and errands by transporting to appointments, cleaning personal spaces and purchasing supplies.
  • Interacted kindly with patients and families and displayed positive, outgoing attitude, resulting in establishment of long-term, professional relationships.
  • Provided patients and families with emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, independent living and adaptation to disability or illness.
  • Helped clients with managed home care, ensuring efficacy of care by monitoring health status.
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
  • Planned and implemented community outreach and events to provide health education about cancer, self-care and preventative breast examinations.
  • Provided information about health system navigation, patient rights and health information privacy.
  • Reported any unusual or urgent circumstances in patients' condition or environment immediately .
  • Encouraged patients to participate in safe physical activity to help boost mood and improve overall wellness.
  • Provided transportation, managing and scheduling appointments.
  • Provided mobility assistance such as walking and regular exercising.
  • Assisted with general household activities, such as cooking, meal preparation and grocery shopping.
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being.
  • Traveled to clients' homes to provide healthcare services and promote continuity of care.
  • Administered prescribed medications under direction of physician.
  • Supervised daily activities and provided assistance when needed.
10/1999 to 04/2000 English Translator Hias Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society | City, STATE,
  • Applied cultural understanding to discern specific meanings beyond literal written words.
  • Translated documents in English and Farsi.
  • Replicated flow, style and overall meaning of original texts.
  • Communicated effectively with clients to establish scope and requirements of translation, following up after submission of work to confirm satisfaction and understanding.
  • Provided verbal summaries of non-English documents for immediate use.
  • Conferred with subject matter experts and other colleagues to establish precise understanding of specialized concepts.
  • Maintained message content, tone and emotion as closely as possible.
  • Provided cultural input to speakers to help parties who did not speak similar languages communicate with and understand one another.
05/1996 to 09/1999 Dental Lab Technician Behzad Family Dental Lab | City, STATE,
  • Constructed artificial metal and porcelain teeth with attractive finishes and durable frameworks.
  • Completed detailed models of patients' mouths to create accurate devices.
  • Verified appliance conformance with specifications and accuracy of occlusion using micrometers, articulators and other tools.
  • Built and shaped artificial gums to achieve snug, comfortable fit in patient's mouth.
  • Assisted functionality of completed models with help of apparatus mimicking human bite and adjusted devices to enhance performance.
  • Mixed porcelain and other materials for tooth molds used in offices and laboratories with high-quality and accurate results.
  • Prepared wax bite-blocks and impression trays for use.
Expected in 05/1996 Bachelor of Science | Dental Sciences BIHE (Baha'I Institute For Higher Education), Tehran-Iran, GPA:
Expected in 05/2017 Associate of Science | Chemistry Santiago Canyon College, Orange, CA GPA:
Expected in 12/2021 Bachelor of Science | Biochemistry California State University - Fullerton, Fullerton, CA GPA:

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School Attended
  • BIHE (Baha'I Institute For Higher Education)
  • Santiago Canyon College
  • California State University - Fullerton
Job Titles Held:
  • IHSS Care Provider
  • English Translator
  • Dental Lab Technician
  • Bachelor of Science
  • Associate of Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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