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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
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Professional Summary

A certified nursing assistant, with vast knowledge of medical terminology and infection control standards. Expertise in developmental factors specific to adult and geriatric care facility residents. Energetic Nurse Aide with 3+ years of experience providing comprehensive support and care to patients. Committed to increasing treatment knowledge through hands-on learning for professional development. Skillful in solving complex problems and staying calm in emergency situations. Expertise in LTC, geriatrics, home-health, and med-surg. State-certified Nursing Assistant bringing senior-level experience in healthcare settings. Observant and reliable with good bedside manner and excellent time-management skills to address patient requirements in high-volume care facilities. Proficient in mobility and personal hygiene support.

Skills
  • Computer literate
  • Patient-focused care
  • Recording Vital Signs
  • Patient Relations
  • Patient Care
  • Bathing
  • Companionship and Emotional Support
  • Measuring bodily fluids
  • Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
  • Outpatient care
  • Tube feedings and medications familiarity
  • Responding to emergencies
Education
Arkansas Employment And Career Center Little Rock, Ar, Expected in 08/2021 Nursing Licenses : CNA - GPA :
Tougaloo College Tougaloo, MS, Expected in 12/2020 Bachelor of Arts : Liberal Arts, Public Health - GPA :
  • Dean's List 2018-2020
  • Member of Alpha Delta Honor society
  • Received Moss Point Alumni scholarship, ad full academic scholarship,
Certifications
August 2021 to August 2023 CPR Certification
Work History
Capital Senior Living - Nursing Assistant
Greenville, SC, 12/2020 - Current
  • Providing great patient care.
  • Answering patient calls and determining how best to help them.
  • Providing physical support for patients or residents with daily activities and personal hygiene, including bathing, dressing, getting out of bed, - using the toilet, walking, standing, or exercising.
  • Turning and repositioning bedridden patients.
  • Ensuring patients or residents receive appropriate diet by reviewing their dietary restrictions, food allergies, and preferences.
  • Obtaining a wide range of information from physicians, caregivers, and nurses about patient conditions, treatment plans, and suggested activities.
  • Measuring and recording food and liquid intake and urinary and fecal output and reporting changes to medical or nursing staff.
  • Recording vital signs, including blood pressure, pulse, temperature, and respiration rate
  • Noting observations of patient behavior, including complaints, or physical symptoms to nurse
Banner Health - Patient Care Assistant
Queen Creek, AZ, 03/2020 - 10/2020
  • Reported unusual or urgent circumstances in patients' condition or environment immediately to nurse supervisor.
  • Determined specific needs and provided most appropriate level of services for patient well-being.
  • Recorded temperature, blood pressure, pulse, or respiration rate as directed by medical or nursing staff.
  • Assisted nursing staff with respiratory, cardiopulmonary and physical therapies.
  • Gathered medical information, weight and height measurements and vital signs.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
Capital Senior Living - Nursing Assistant
Humble, TX, 03/2017 - 08/2019
  • Providing great patient care.
  • Answering patient calls and determining how best to help them.
  • Providing physical support for patients or residents with daily activities and personal hygiene, including bathing, dressing, getting out of bed, - using the toilet, walking, standing, or exercising.
  • Turning and repositioning bedridden patients.
  • Ensuring patients or residents receive appropriate diet by reviewing their dietary restrictions, food allergies, and preferences.
  • Obtaining a wide range of information from physicians, caregivers, and nurses about patient conditions, treatment plans, and suggested activities.
  • Measuring and recording food and liquid intake and urinary and fecal output and reporting changes to medical or nursing staff.
  • Recording vital signs, including blood pressure, pulse, temperature, and respiration rate as requested by staff.
  • Examining patients to detect issues requiring medical care, including open wounds, bruises, or blood in the urine.
  • Reminding patients to take medications and nutritional supplements.
  • Noting observations of patient behavior, including complaints, or physical symptoms to nurses.
Capital Senior Living - Nursing Assistant
Plattsmouth, NE, 05/2015 - 01/2017
  • Helped patients effectively manage routine bathing, grooming and other hygiene needs.
  • Agreed to take on additional shifts and extra hours during busy periods and holidays to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Reported unusual or urgent circumstances in patients' condition or environment immediately to nurse supervisor.
  • Documented all care actions by completing records and logs in medical software system.
  • Promoted good oral and personal hygiene by aiding patients with shaving, bathing and teeth brushing.
  • Checked patient vitals such as temperature, blood pressure and blood sugar levels.
  • Transported patients to treatment units and operating rooms by using wheelchairs, stretchers or moveable beds.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
Willing to relocate: Anywhere
Affiliations

Entrepreneur Owner of How Beautiful is Your Black

Additional Information
  • Willing to relocate: Anywhere, Authorized to work in the US for any employer
  • Certified in Arkansas and West Virginia

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School Attended

  • Arkansas Employment And Career Center
  • Tougaloo College

Job Titles Held:

  • Nursing Assistant
  • Patient Care Assistant
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Nursing Assistant

Degrees

  • Nursing Licenses
  • Bachelor of Arts

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