In Home Healthn Specializing In End Of Life Care Resume Example

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

Well-qualified Personal Care worker skilled in delivering top-quality home care support. Effective at ambulating patients, meeting personal grooming needs and administering medications. Detail-oriented in maintaining clean and organized personal areas to support daily living safety. Committed Healthcare professional offering 20 years of demonstrated success in home healthcare. Dedicated to delivering consistent and focused attention to client safety, comfort and dignity. Well-versed in Alzheimer's, end of life care, with passion for helping others. Caring person dedicated to providing comprehensive personal support. Proficient in cooking meals, organizing schedules and updating documentation. Strong knowledge of emotional, physical and social support strategies. I am a very dependable and trustworthy person who is always very eager to learn, i believe that there is always room for improvement. i am a self starter and require minimal supervision. I am great at multi tasking, and welcome feedback on my performance. My children are grown and gone so i am very flexible with hours and will work extra if needed.

  • First aid and safety
  • Patient care
  • Care plan assessment
  • Medication Administration
  • Behavioral Management
  • Supervision
  • Communications
  • Organization
  • Customer service
  • Team building
  • Clinical quality program standards
  • Community integration
  • Progress documentation
  • Case Management
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Process improvement
  • Relationship development
  • Problem resolution
  • Project organization
  • Blood pressure monitors,
Crater High School Central Point, OR, Expected in 06/1994 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Work History
Omni Hotels - In Home Healthn Specializing in End of Life Care
Carlsbad, CA, 01/2010 - Current
  • 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.
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness.
  • Promoted development of healthy lifestyle to meet health and wellness objectives.
  • Delivered assistance to elderly clients in daily activities including bathing, dressing, physical transfers and care for incontinence.
  • Wiped down equipment with proper cleaning products after each patient transport to reduce instances of infection.
  • 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.
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care.
  • Documented vital statistics and coordinated with health care providers.
  • Provided information about health system navigation, patient rights and health information privacy.
  • Monitored progress and documented any patient health status changes, keeping healthcare team updated.
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being.
  • Provided patients and families with emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, independent living and adaptation to disability or illness.
  • Assisted with general household activities, such as cooking, meal preparation and grocery shopping.
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
  • Reported any unusual or urgent circumstances in patients' condition or environment immediately to family.
  • Checked vital signs on daily basis and contacted family regarding any patient health concerns or behavioral changes.
  • Provided transportation, managing and scheduling appointments.
  • Provided mobility assistance such as walking and regular exercising.
  • Performed basic household chores, including washing floors, washing dishes, vacuuming, garbage disposal and dusting.
  • Administered medication as directed by physician.
  • Assisted patients with handling daily chores and errands by transporting to appointments, cleaning personal spaces and purchasing supplies.
  • Provided direct personal care and administrative services to clients.
  • Worked to improve and enhance patient lives through effective and compassionate care.
  • Kept close eye on behavior and emotional responses of clients, consulting with family to address concerns and protect each person from any harm.
  • Supervised daily activities and provided assistance when needed.
  • Assisted clients by performing laundry, meal preparation and other tasks.
  • Increased medication knowledge and medical terminology prowess through consistent research and continuing education.
  • Encouraged patients to participate in safe physical activity to help boost mood and improve overall wellness.
  • Interacted kindly with patients and families and displayed positive, outgoing attitude, resulting in establishment of long-term, professional relationships.
  • Traveled to clients' homes to provide healthcare services and promote continuity of care.
  • Helped patients safely transition between sleeping surfaces and mobility assistance such as wheelchairs by providing consistent support.
Department Of Homeland Security - Federal Security Officer
City, STATE, 10/2002 - 06/2013
  • Remained calm, assertive and mindful to think critically and problem solve during stressful situations.
  • Gathered information, identified and implemented resolution, planned follow-up and logged and filed incident report to successfully manage complaints.
  • Updated shift logs and produced daily reports to document security activities and specific incidents.
  • Interacted assertively but non-confrontationally with all levels of personnel and general public.
  • Answered alarms, investigated disturbances and contacted law enforcement personnel to escalate crises.
  • Guided periodic property safety inspections and oversaw remedial action to identified potential hazards
  • Checked identification of all persons entering and exiting facility to eliminate unauthorized visitors.
  • Patrolled and monitored premises in company vehicle, on bicycle and by foot.
  • Activated security alarm system to alert emergency responders of dangerous or life threatening incidents.
  • Secured entrances and exits by maintaining physical presence and carefully monitoring CCTV.
  • Greeted guests professionally and courteously to cultivate welcoming atmosphere while making safety top priority.
  • Responded quickly to emergency situations to assess and deflect issues.
  • Operated handheld metal detector and other surveillance devices to screen individuals entering facility.
  • Drafted reports of property damage, theft, accidents and unusual occurrences to document daily activities and irregularities.
  • Acted as deterrent to prevent criminal actions, vandalism and misconduct to allow business to conduct operations in safe environment.
  • Worked independently and collaboratively to resolve urgent issues to protect lives and property.
  • Patrolled internal building spaces and facility grounds to identify and deter threats to assets.
  • Rendered aid to injured and ill individuals and alerted paramedics for advanced support.
  • Inspected and adjusted security systems, equipment and machinery to maximize coverage of parking lots and building interior and exterior.
  • Recorded observations and occurrences and interviewed witnesses to complete and submit incident report.
  • Enforced security policies and removed violators and unauthorized individuals from premises to maintain safe environment.
  • Communicated with security team and building supervisors using two-way radios, mobile phones and other technological devices.
  • Secured premises and personnel by patrolling property and monitoring surveillance equipment.
  • Analyzed and produced course-of-action reports and escalated issues outside scope of expertise to management.
  • Adhered to established procedures and posted orders to enforce company rules, policies and regulations to general public.
Southern Oregon Historical Society - Receptionist, Grounds Keeper, Assistant, Cashier
City, STATE, 06/1990 - 08/2005
  • Directed incoming calls to internal personnel and departments, routing to best-qualified department.
  • Liaised with vendors, contractors and professional services personnel to properly process orders in alignment with needs and specifications of management.
  • Applied weed-control and pest-killing chemicals to lawns to protect growth and improve attractiveness.
  • Designed and drafted planting plans for formal gardens and perennial flowerbeds.
  • Used shears, pruners and chainsaws to prune and trim hedges and shrubs.
  • Designed programs for landscape maintenance, pest management, composting and other related topics.
  • Rearranged planting beds and flower gardens seasonally.
  • Worked with customers to develop designer landscaping plans with budgets in excess of $150.
  • Enhanced visibility and improved shapes of trees and bushes with proper pruning.
  • Maintained routine landscaping schedules to boost lawn health and keep facilities neat and well-groomed.
  • Managed office inventory by restocking supplies and placing purchase orders to maintain adequate stock levels.
  • Sorted, opened and routed incoming correspondence and deliveries to help senior leaders respond quickly to business and customer requirements.
  • Removed overgrowth, hazards and debris from common pathways to improve usability.
  • Kept reception area clean and neat to give visitors positive first impression.
  • Performed general office duties, including answering multi-line phone system, routing calls, delivering messages to staff and greeting visitors.
  • Answered incoming calls on high-volume, multi-line phone switchboard and pleasantly transferred callers to appropriate personnel.
  • Restocked, arranged and organized merchandise in front lanes to drive product sales.
  • Operated cash register for cash, check and credit card transactions with 100% accuracy.
  • Reviewed and resolved differences between accounting information and cash drawer.
  • Worked closely with management to solve problems and handle customer concerns.
  • Assisted customers by answering questions and fulfilling requests.
Action Security - Security Officer
City, STATE, 06/2001 - 10/2002
  • Provided detailed reports of infractions and criminal acts to law enforcement for trial or hearing procedures.
  • Monitored central alarm systems for fire, intrusion and duress alarms and responded to 3-4 emergencies weekly.
  • Identified and challenged potentially unauthorized individuals for screening and detention in order to prevent access to restricted areas.
  • Reported suspicious activities and persons to law enforcement.
  • Monitored and authorized entrance and departure of vehicles, cargo trucks and visitors.
  • Secured 30 doors in office and main building.
  • Warned offenders about rule infractions and violations and verbally evicted violators from premises.

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School Attended
  • Crater High School
Job Titles Held:
  • In Home Healthn Specializing in End of Life Care
  • Federal Security Officer
  • Receptionist, Grounds Keeper, Assistant, Cashier
  • Security Officer
  • High School Diploma