Excellent communication skills and rapid and precise customer service skills. Outgoing employee who is familiar with cash and food handling procedures. Possesses strong communication and time management skills. Friendly Sales Associate adept at working in diverse retail and customer service environments. Certified Nursing Assistant with experience in such setting. Patient-focused and empathetic caregiver with extensive knowledge and understanding of development factors specific to adult and geriatric residents. I also have some knowledge of Alzheimer's and Dementia. Motivated CNA with a highly effective communication style. Efficient worker who demonstrates strong time management and prioritization skills. Certified Nursing Assistant in home health care and hospice care settings. Established record of reliability and creating positive rapport with patients, family and staff.
Certified Nursing Assistant (Kentucky and Tennessee)
-Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.
-Read and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration.
-Prepared patient rooms prior to their arrival.
-Collected urine and fecal samples.
-Assisted with adequate nutrition and fluid intake.
-Provided transportation, assistance and companionship to clients.
-Cleaned and organized patients' living quarters.
-Positioned residents for comfort and to prevent skin pressure problems.
-Assisted with transferring residents in and out of wheelchairs and adaptive equipment.
-Kept facility stocked with necessary supplies, equipment and instruments.
-Tended to patients with chronic illnesses.
-Assisted nurses with cleaning rectal tube, G-tube, J-tube, and regular catheter insertion.
-Charted daily information on the residents such as mood changes, mobility activity, eating percentages, and daily inputs and outputs.
-Recognized and reported abnormalities and/or changes in patients' health status to nursing staff.
-Documented resident records on daily flow sheets.
-Assisted with ADLs.
-Provided patients and families with emotional support.
-Sensitive to the needs of geriatric patients.
-Comforted patients and provided them with reassurance and encouragement.
-Promoted personal and co-worker safety.
-Participated in the maintenance of safe conditions within the facility and other related areas.
-Maintained a clean, orderly and well-stocked environment.
Current GPA: 3.1
Coursework in Anatomy, Physiology and Health Assessments
1 Member of the National Honor Society
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