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Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Dedicated certified nursing assistant with impressive mental health expertise . Delivered exceptional patient support in community-based treatment facility and contributed to many patients' status improvements. Superb communications skills and compassionate nature enabled positive outcomes in challenging environment.

Skills
  • Patient Care
  • Bathing
  • Patient Bathing
  • ADLs Assistance
  • Good listening skills
  • Teambuilding
  • Teamwork
  • Flexible & Adaptable
  • Compassion
  • Good telephone etiquette
  • Customer service
  • Rehabilitation
  • Excellent Customer Service Skills
Work History
07/2019 to Current
Mental Health Technician Highmark Inc. Canonsburg, PA,
  • Identified behaviors that necessitated intervention and obtained assistance from qualified personnel to complete intervention.
  • Engaged with colleagues in treatment team meetings to promote positive patient treatment outcomes.
  • Supported patients needing medical care to relieve patient anxiety and promote positive outcomes.
  • Observed patient behaviors and mental status and notified RN of unusual or potentially dangerous occurrences.
  • Applied de-escalation and limit-setting techniques to promote patient cooperation.
  • Performed scheduled patient safety checks and documented results to establish patients' well-being.
  • Assisted with patient restraint and seclusion scenarios to create safe environment for patient and medical personnel.
  • Accompanied new patients to unit and recorded vital signs to establish baseline record upon facility arrival.
  • Took and monitored vital signs, administered medications and managed patient behavior.
  • Applied interventions when necessary, including clients wanting to leave against medical advice (AMA).
  • Treated clients and families with respect and dignity.
08/2015 to 05/2019
Certified Nursing Assistant Good Shepherd Services, Ltd. Seymour, WI,
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar levels.
  • Delivered individualized patient care by recording vital signs, documenting observations, administering treatments and evaluating patient needs.
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.

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  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight, testing urine and recording intake and outtake information.
  • Reduced risks of patient infection and cross-contamination by cleaning and sterilizing equipment.
  • Transported patients between rooms and appointments or testing locations.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
08/2013 to 08/2015
Certified Nursing Assistant Good Shepherd Services, Ltd. Seymour, WI,
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar levels.
  • Cared for residents in assisted living facility and delivered high-quality support to meet all needs.
  • Delivered individualized patient care by recording vital signs, documenting observations, administering treatments and evaluating patient needs.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight, testing urine and recording intake and outtake information.
  • Reduced risks of patient infection and cross-contamination by cleaning and sterilizing equipment.
  • Provided care to patients throughout lifespan with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and culture.
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision.
  • Transported patients between rooms and appointments or testing locations.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
03/2012 to 12/2014
Certified Nursing Assistant Good Shepherd Services, Ltd. Seymour, WI,
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Participated in fun group activities with patients to boost mood, improve overall memory and provide light entertainment.
  • Oversaw and maintained patients' rooms, group living areas and nurse stations.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar levels.
  • Cared for residents in assisted living facility and delivered high-quality support to meet all needs.
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Reduced risks of patient infection and cross-contamination by cleaning and sterilizing equipment.
  • Provided care to patients throughout lifespan with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and culture.
  • Complied with all company-specific guidelines and performed hands-on nursing care to patients under RN supervision.
  • Transported patients between rooms and appointments or testing locations.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, including personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
Education
Expected in 06/1993 to to
Diploma:
Johnson High School - Savannah, GA
GPA:
Expected in 05/2003 to to
Certified Nursing Assistant : Nursing
Woodruff Medical - Decatur, GA,
GPA:
Expected in 08/2008 to to
Medical Assistant :
American Professional Institute - Decatur, GA,
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Johnson High School
  • Woodruff Medical
  • American Professional Institute

Job Titles Held:

  • Mental Health Technician
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Certified Nursing Assistant

Degrees

  • Diploma
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Medical Assistant

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