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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Summary

Qualified CNA specializes in personal care and related services under direction, instruction and supervision of registered nurses. History of managing mobility support, administering medications and organizing appointments. Reliable in keeping areas clean and organized to maintain healthy, safe environment.

Skills
  • Care plan management
  • Client documentation
  • Knowledge of state regulations
  • Case management experience
  • Compassionate client care
  • Client safety and first aid
  • Multitasking
  • Team building
  • Problem resolution
  • Analytical
  • Communication
  • Good work ethic
  • Reliable & trustworthy
  • Decision-making
  • Planning & organizing
Education and Training
Charlottesville Albemarle Tech. Edu. Centre Charlottesville, VA, Expected in 12/2019 Associate of Arts : - GPA :
  • CNA
University of Education Winneba Winneba, Ghana, Expected in 06/2012 Associate of Arts : Education - GPA :
Presbyterian Women's Training College Ghana, Expected in 06/2006 Associate of Arts : Teacher Education, Multiple Levels - GPA :
Ofori Pannin Senior High School Tafo Kukurantumi, Ghana, Expected in 06/2000 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Certifications

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Experience
Bowling Green Care Center - Nursing Assistant
Bowling Green, OH, 06/2022 - Current
  • Assessed vitals and noted medical information to report changes to nursing staff and physicians.
  • Assisted patients with daily activities under nurse's supervision to provide essential care and emotional support.
  • Demonstrated respect and regard for dignity of patients, families and fellow employees to promote professional, responsible and courteous environment.
  • Conducted regular rounds to check on patients' safety and proactively address issues.
  • Protected patient, self and others from injury during transfers, lifts and transports by using proper equipment and body mechanics.
  • Engaged with patient family and friends to provide courteous visit experience.
  • Recorded patient conditions and vital signs before and after medical operations.
  • Answered signal lights, bells and requests-for-service to assist patient services fulfillment.
  • Completed daily room cleaning and organizing to provide patients with clean environment.
  • Implemented fall prevention techniques as specified in plan of care.
  • Looked for physical, emotional and symptomatic changes in patient condition and obtained necessary care for medical concerns.
  • Reported environmental risks or equipment malfunctions to supervisor.
  • Supported daily living activities by serving meals, feeding, ambulating and turning over and positioning patients.
  • Provided physical support to assist patients with bathing, dressing and toileting.
  • Turned and repositioned bedridden patients to prevent bedsores.
  • Measured and recorded food and liquid intake and output, reporting changes to medical or nursing staff.
  • Communicated with patients to determine feelings, need for assistance or social and emotional support.
  • Documented and reported observations of patient behavior, complaints or physical symptoms to nurses.
  • Supplied, collected and emptied patient bedpans on frequent basis.
  • Reminded patients to take prescribed medications or nutritional supplements.
Innovage - Home Health Aide
Lakewood, CO, 12/2019 - 12/2022
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Helped clients stay happy and healthy by providing mental and emotional support.
  • Followed HIPAA regulations to maintain confidentiality of sensitive patient information.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Assisted with client personal care needs to foster independence and well-being.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Monitored client behaviors and emotional states, reporting concerns to case manager and documenting information in files.
  • Documented care provided and submitted notes to supervisor.
  • Recognized emergency situations and implemented appropriate procedures.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Helped patients move in and out of beds, wheelchairs or automobiles and with dressing and grooming.
  • Dressed, groomed and fed patients with limited physical abilities to support basic needs.
  • Documented patient status and reported changes in care needs.
  • Checked patients' pulse, temperature and respiration.
Saint Luke's Health System Kansas City - Nurse Aide
Roeland Park, KS, 01/2020 - 03/2020
  • Comforted patients and provided reassurance and encouragement.
  • Collected and documented vital signs to track current patient conditions.
  • Engaged with patient family and friends to provide courteous visit experience.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and aided with feeding and monitoring.
  • Assisted with adequate nutrition and fluid intake.
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
  • Assisted over 50 residents with daily needs, personal hygiene, dressing and facility transfers.
  • Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.
  • Monitored and observed patients to accurately records changes in condition and reaction to medications and treatment.
  • Followed safe lifting techniques and individual resident lifting instructions.

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School Attended

  • Charlottesville Albemarle Tech. Edu. Centre
  • University of Education Winneba
  • Presbyterian Women's Training College
  • Ofori Pannin Senior High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Nursing Assistant
  • Home Health Aide
  • Nurse Aide

Degrees

  • Associate of Arts
  • Associate of Arts
  • Associate of Arts
  • High School Diploma

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