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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
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Professional Summary

Healthcare professional and home companion with strong history of providing support to elderly clients and seeking to transition into business environment to deliver comprehensive administrative assistance. Providing knowledge of clerical tasks, project support, scheduling, time management, assignment prioritization and customer service. Quickly resolving issues, handling conflicting priorities, remaining flexible and striving to exceed organizational goals.

Skills
  • Topical medication application
  • Medication stock maintenance
  • Insulin injection administration
  • Logs management
  • Vital signs monitoring
  • Medication administration
  • Care plan assessment
  • State regulations knowledge
  • Behavioral management
  • Community integration
  • Patient care
  • First aid and safety
  • Progress documentation
  • Analytical thinking
  • Medical laboratory procedures
  • Supervisory training
  • Curriculum development
  • Planning and development
  • Patient evaluation
  • Feeding assistance
  • Medicaid statutes and regulations
  • Foley catheters
  • Cash handling
Work History
Medication Assistant, 10/2007 to Current
Harbor Retirement AssociatesAiken, SC,
  • Assisted with general household activities, such as cooking, meal preparation and grocery shopping
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being
  • Wiped down equipment with proper cleaning products after each patient transport to reduce instances of infection
  • Helped clients with managed home care, ensuring efficacy of care by monitoring health status
  • Planned and implemented community outreach and events to provide health education about cancer, self-care and preventative breast examinations
  • Reported any unusual or urgent circumstances in patients’ condition or environment immediately to the Doctor
  • Furthered skills by actively taking part in employee trainings and taking classes in subjects to improve CPR
  • Completed entries in log books, journals and care plans to document accurately report patient progress
  • Ensured safety and well-being of each patient in alignment with care plan
  • Promoted development of healthy lifestyle to meet health and wellness objectives
  • Monitored progress and documented any patient health status changes to keep healthcare team updated
  • Delivered assistance to elderly clients in daily activities including bathing, dressing, physical transfers and care for incontinence
  • Kept digital records of patient details, medications, billing and other activities
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions
  • Kept close eye on behavior and emotional responses of clients, consulting with Unit Manager to address concerns and protect each person from any harm
  • Administered insulin and Narcotics medications to patients and remained vigilant for negative side effects
  • Encouraged patients to participate in all activity to help boost mood and improve overall memory
  • Interacted kindly with patients and families and displayed positive, outgoing attitude, resulting in establishment of long-term, professional relationships
  • Administered prescribed drugs to high-volume patient caseload
  • Took patient vital signs, height and weight measurements and monitored glucose and patient wellbeing
  • Assisted patients with handling daily chores and errands by transporting to appointments, cleaning personal spaces and purchasing supplies
  • Followed nutritional plans to prepare optimal meals, including purchasing ingredients from local shops
  • Helped patients safely transition between sleeping surfaces and mobility assistance such as wheelchairs by providing consistent support
  • Regulated IV fluids and programmed IV and insulin pumps
  • Increased medication knowledge and medical terminology prowess through consistent research and continuing education
  • Reported changes in patient status regarding drug therapy to ensure patient safety and comfort
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness
  • Coordinated daily medicine schedules and administration to help clients address symptoms and enhance quality of life
  • Answered 30 to 40 telephone calls in average 8 hours and assisted customers by directing calls to personnel
Education
High School Diploma: , Expected in
Lower Richland High School - Hopkins, SC
GPA:
Skills
  • Topical medication application
  • Medication stock maintenance
  • Insulin injection administration
  • Logs management
  • Vital signs monitoring
  • Medication administration
  • Care plan assessment
  • State regulations knowledge
  • Behavioral management
  • Community integration
  • Patient care
  • First aid and safety
  • Progress documentation
  • Analytical thinking
  • Medical laboratory procedures
  • Supervisory training
  • Curriculum development
  • Planning and development
  • Patient evaluation
  • Feeding assistance
  • Medicaid statutes and regulations
  • Foley catheters
  • Cash handling
Work History
Medication Assistant, 10/2007 to Current
Countrywood Nursing HomeHopkins, SC
  • Assisted with general household activities, such as cooking, meal preparation and grocery shopping
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being
  • Wiped down equipment with proper cleaning products after each patient transport to reduce instances of infection
  • Helped clients with managed home care, ensuring efficacy of care by monitoring health status
  • Planned and implemented community outreach and events to provide health education about cancer, self-care and preventative breast examinations
  • Reported any unusual or urgent circumstances in patients’ condition or environment immediately to the Doctor
  • Furthered skills by actively taking part in employee trainings and taking classes in subjects to improve CPR
  • Completed entries in log books, journals and care plans to document accurately report patient progress
  • Ensured safety and well-being of each patient in alignment with care plan
  • Promoted development of healthy lifestyle to meet health and wellness objectives
  • Monitored progress and documented any patient health status changes to keep healthcare team updated
  • Delivered assistance to elderly clients in daily activities including bathing, dressing, physical transfers and care for incontinence
  • Kept digital records of patient details, medications, billing and other activities
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions
  • Kept close eye on behavior and emotional responses of clients, consulting with Unit Manager to address concerns and protect each person from any harm
  • Administered insulin and Narcotics medications to patients and remained vigilant for negative side effects
  • Encouraged patients to participate in all activity to help boost mood and improve overall memory
  • Interacted kindly with patients and families and displayed positive, outgoing attitude, resulting in establishment of long-term, professional relationships
  • Administered prescribed drugs to high-volume patient caseload
  • Took patient vital signs, height and weight measurements and monitored glucose and patient wellbeing
  • Assisted patients with handling daily chores and errands by transporting to appointments, cleaning personal spaces and purchasing supplies
  • Followed nutritional plans to prepare optimal meals, including purchasing ingredients from local shops
  • Helped patients safely transition between sleeping surfaces and mobility assistance such as wheelchairs by providing consistent support
  • Regulated IV fluids and programmed IV and insulin pumps
  • Increased medication knowledge and medical terminology prowess through consistent research and continuing education
  • Reported changes in patient status regarding drug therapy to ensure patient safety and comfort
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness
  • Coordinated daily medicine schedules and administration to help clients address symptoms and enhance quality of life
  • Answered 30 to 40 telephone calls in average 8 hours and assisted customers by directing calls to personnel

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School Attended

  • Lower Richland High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Medication Assistant

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

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