nursing assistant resume example with 5+ years of experience

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

Driven student leveraging studies in Health Sciences seeking real-world experience as Health Scientist. Offers strong interpersonal and task prioritization skills. Nursing Assistant with vast knowledge of medical terminology and infection control standards. Expertise in developmental factors specific to adult and geriatric care facility residents. Kind-hearted professional with unprecedented skills in diagnostics, medical charting and medication administration. Quick problem-solver with in-depth knowledge of medical terminology and HIPAA regulations.

  • Collaborated with team of five in the development of Safe Patient Handling Procedures.
  • Achieved higher patient satisfaction through effectively helping with Safe Patient Handling Procedures.
  • New method for turning patients was developed and sent to VA head quarters for review and application.
  • Activities of Daily Living ADL Support
  • Needs Determination
  • Nutrition and Diet
  • Bedsore Prevention
  • Surgical Preparation
  • HIPAA Compliance
  • Biohazard Disposal
  • Quality Assurance
  • CPR Certification
  • First Aid Certification
  • Medical Terminology
  • Cultural Awareness
Work History
Nursing Assistant, 02/2019 - Current
Five Star Quality Care, Inc. Montgomery, AL,
  • Improve All Employee Survey percentage from 78% in 2020 to 97% in 2021.
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Collaborated with peers and attended meetings to brainstorm new activities for patients and discuss ways to resolve issues.
  • Participated in fun group activities with patients to boost mood, improve overall memory and provide light entertainment.
  • Employed mobility devices and sling equipment to lift patients from chairs to beds, following safety procedures to avoid injuries.
  • Kept detailed records of nursing assessments, administered treatments and medication, discharge procedures and follow-up care needs.
  • Reported unusual or urgent circumstances in patients' condition or environment immediately to nurse supervisor.
  • Agreed to take on additional shifts and extra hours during busy periods and holidays to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Documented care actions by completing records and logs in medical software system.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
Store Clerk, 12/2016 - 02/2019
Saic Austin, TX,
  • Alternated goods in inventory by observing first-in and first-out approach to keep shelves organized and properly stocked.
  • Followed cash handling, inventory accountability and fueling station procedures as part of operations.
  • Assisted customer by locating items, processing payments and carrying out heavy purchases.
  • Maintained strong vendor connections by arranging pricing and delivery structures and managing specific shipment or paperwork concerns.
  • Estimated business demands and aligned operations with expected customer levels by restocking target items and verifying optimal levels of supplies.
  • Managed pricing issues, removal of damaged products and placing special orders for customers.
  • Planned and implemented special events to bring in new customers and drive product sales.
  • Used hand-held devices and computers to record and monitor inventory levels and completed audits to uncover and address inaccuracies.
  • Kept documentation and records accurate and up-to-date with latest data to prevent errors in processing or delivery.
  • Acknowledged safety issues and contacted shift supervisor regarding concerns and for quick resolution.
Store Manager, 01/2016 - 02/2017
Tempur-Pedic New Albany, IN,
  • Set effective store schedules based on forecasted customer levels, individual employee knowledge and service requirements.
  • Created work schedules according to sales volume and number of employees.
  • Completed all point of sale opening and closing procedures, including counting contents of cash register.
  • Promoted team collaboration, performance and efficiency by fostering healthy environments focused on mutual success.
  • Reviewed and monitored scheduling, purchases and other expenses to maintain quarterly budget.
  • Completed point of sale opening and closing procedures.
  • Maintained proper product levels and inventory controls for merchandise and organized backroom to facilitate effective ordering and stock rotation.
  • Rotated merchandise and displays to feature new products and promotions.
  • Minimized on-site cash with frequent deposits and high accuracy in predicting operations.
Bachelor of Science: Health Sciences, Expected in 12/2021
University of South Florida - Tampa, FL
Status -
  • Member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars
  • Member of the National Honor Society
  • Member of Phi Delta Theta
  • Completed professional development in Biological Health Sciences
  • Completed professional development in Social & Behavioral Health Sciences
  • BLS - Basic Life Support
  • Certified in Psychological First Aid
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English :
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Haitian(Creole) :
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School Attended

  • University of South Florida

Job Titles Held:

  • Nursing Assistant
  • Store Clerk
  • Store Manager


  • Bachelor of Science

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