One year experience in patient care on Inpatient med-surg unit. Three years experience in patient care on outpatient med-surg unit as a Nursing Care Partner care/ Safety Coach at Sentara Va Beach General Hospital. Maintained a strong reputation for achieving high levels of customer service skills, communication, therapeutic patient care and patient safety. Four years experience in customer service at Tobacco Express in Delaware.
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification September 2014 to September 2016
Certified Nursing assistant March 2011 license # 1401143345
Inpatient Med-Surg unit 4 west: Tested glucose .Took and recorded patients' vital signs. Assist with wound, and ostomy care. Feed patient, turn dependent patient every 2 hours. Record I&O. Removed IV and urinary catheter. Assist patients' with ADLs, transfer, ROM, ambulation, admission and discharge. Post mortum care. Alert medical staff of abnormal Vital signs or patient responses.
Outpatient Med-Surg Unit: Obtained vitals for a floor of 25+ patients per shift. Monitored post-op vitals, orient patients to unit. Light secretary work; typing med-surg schedules, operating multi line phone system, making chart for medical patients'. Assist RN with unit set up at beginning of each shit .Achieved departmental goals and objectives by instituting new processes. Attend monthly safety coach meetings; assure team members follow through with standards of care and follow red rules on the unit. Monthly inspections of other units performing hand hygiene before and after patient care.
Worked with customer service to resolve issues.Operated cash register with proficiency.Provided professional and courteous service at all times.Worked overtime shifts during busy periods.Cleaned and straightened work area.
During program received an honorable mention for academic accomplishment.
Credential Award: Diploma.
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