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patient care technician resume example with 11+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Focused patient care professional accustomed to prioritizing and delivering basic patient care. Offers 11 years of comprehensive experience in recording vital signs, collecting specimens and preparing accurate documentation. Recognized by patients for delivering five-star patient care. Service-oriented and resourceful with in-depth clinical skills and assessment training. Support patient personal care and hygiene needs with diligent assistance. Organized in keeping supplies stocked and equipment sterilized for use.

Skills
  • Nutrition and Diet
  • Equipment Cleaning and Inspection
  • Patient Lifting
  • Output Monitoring and Reporting
  • Vital Signs Collection
  • Medical Equipment Transport
  • Electronic Recordkeeping
  • Emotional and Social Support
  • Fluid Measurement
  • Observation Documentation
  • Caregiver Relations
  • Patient Transport
  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL) Support
  • Bedsore Prevention
  • Linen Replacements
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Needs Determination
  • Repair and Maintenance Documentation
  • Health Insurance Verification
  • EMR Updating
  • Bathing and Dressing
  • Oral Hygiene
  • Post-Mortem Care
  • Biological Specimen Handling
  • Medical Triage
  • Isolation Precautions
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Mobility Devices
  • Patient Admission
  • Intercultural Competence
  • Patient Feeding
  • Alcohol Rubs
  • Critical Thinking
  • Height and Weight Measurement
  • Phlebotomy Training
  • Admissions Support
  • Feeding Assistance
  • Patient Safety Management
  • Patient Rapport
  • Range of Motion Exercises
  • Assisting with Daily Living
  • Laboratory Testing
  • Patient Safety
  • Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Quality Patient Care
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Crutch Fitting
  • Calm Under Stress
  • Care Monitoring
  • Proper Staffing
  • Catheter Care
  • Biohazard Disposal
  • Patient Information Collection
  • Simple Dressings
  • Universal Precautions
  • Special Dietary Requirements
  • Wound Care
  • Computer Literacy
  • First Aid Certification
  • Patient Care and Monitoring
  • Room Cleaning and Restocking
  • First Aid
Work History
02/2022 to Current
Patient Care Technician University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center Muncy, PA,
  • Obtained patient vital signs and reported results to staff nurse or physician, noting changes from prior measurements.
  • Answered patient assistance calls, assessed needs and offered qualified support.
  • Collected and transported specimens to prepare for lab testing.
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery.
  • Maximized patient satisfaction by helping individuals carry out personal tasks such as dressing and walking.
  • Helped patients maintain healthy skin by checking wounds, assessing integrity and bathing bedbound individuals.
  • Supported patient admissions, discharges and transfers to promote team productivity.
  • Organized and replenished unit supplies to maintain team readiness for expected demands.
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Responded to patient emergencies with immediate care and notified clinicians to provide comprehensive assistance.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Assisted nursing staff with respiratory, cardiopulmonary and physical therapies.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Assembled admissions pages and added new pages to patients' charts.
  • Helped patients complete activities of daily living.
  • Warmly greeted patients and visitors and made each feel welcome.
  • Cleaned, sanitized and moved hospital equipment.
  • Used wheelchairs, stretchers and movable beds to move patients between hospital locations.
  • Lifted or assisted others to lift patients to move them on or off beds, surgical tables or stretchers.
  • Responded to emergency situations to help with lifting and transporting patients.
  • Collected laboratory specimens, dropped off at laboratories and picked up test results.
  • Provided physical support to patients through diverse types of mobility assistance.
  • Provided transportation services for WC patients in clinical environment using appropriate equipment.
08/2017 to Current
Clinical Assistant Mednax Shawnee Mission, KS,
  • Sanitized, restocked and organized exam rooms and medical equipment.
  • Assisted with routine checks and diagnostic testing by collecting and processing specimens.
  • Collected and documented patient medical information such as blood pressure and weight.
  • Reviewed physician's calendar and scheduled patient appointments by telephone and in-person.
  • Documented vital signs and health history for patients in clinic and hospital environments.
  • Utilized effective communication and active listening skills when interacting with physicians, nursing staff and patients.
  • Directed patients to exam rooms, fielded questions and prepared for physician examinations.
  • Restocked supplies in front office and in patient exam rooms to stay in line with expected patient levels.
  • Assisted patients with basic care needs.
  • Enhanced patient outcomes by providing knowledgeable education on procedures, medications and other physician instructions.
  • Coordinated with appropriate administrative staff to address clinical, operational and financial questions.
  • Comforted anxious patients before procedures and listened to concerns, offering support and compassion.
  • Called and faxed pharmacies to submit prescriptions and refills.
  • Taught patients about medications, procedures and care plan instructions.
  • Promoted office efficiency, coordinating charts, completing insurance forms and helping patients with diverse needs.
  • Equipped patients with assistance required for basic care.
  • Performed venipuncture and administered vaccinations for patients between ages of 16 years of age and older.
  • Assisted with patients, supported physical and emotional needs across multiple sites and locations.
  • Gathered forms and copied insurance cards to collect patient information for billing and insurance filing.
  • Prepared and administered medications to alleviate patient symptoms.
  • Supported patients across various hospitals with both physical and emotional needs.
  • Engaged others with variety of activities such as reading, writing and games for entertainment purposes.
  • Facilitated activities such as reading, writing and games to provide entertainment and engagement.
06/2012 to 08/2017
Certified Nursing Assistant Mobile Nursing And Rehabilitation Center, Llc Mobile, AL,
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • 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.
  • Assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives.
  • Delivered individualized patient care by recording vital signs, documenting observations, administering treatments and evaluating patient needs.
  • Cared for residents in assisted living facility and delivered high-quality support to meet needs.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and muscular dystrophy.
  • Supported ambulation and physical therapy needs by conducting planned exercise routines.
  • Offered immediate assistance in emergency and routine paging situations to evaluate needs and deliver care.
  • Oversaw and maintained patients' rooms, group living areas and nurse stations.
  • Participated in fun group activities with patients to boost mood, improve overall memory and provide light entertainment.
  • Conferred with multidisciplinary healthcare team to help effectively manage patient conditions with regular testing and vitals assessments.
  • Obtained biological specimens for ordered tests and prepared for laboratory transport.
  • Obtained client medical history, medication information, symptoms and allergies.
  • Facilitated personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight and recording intake and outtake information.
  • Transported patients between rooms and appointments or testing locations.
  • Reduced risks of patient infection and cross-contamination by cleaning and sterilizing equipment.
  • Provided care to patients throughout lifespan with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and culture.
  • Maintained best-in-class standards for individualized care in 40-bed unit by continuously checking in with patients and families and Clairely providing care.
  • Monitored patient specimen samples and test results to effectively alert supervisors of potentially unhealthy changes.
  • Checked supply availability and laid out instruments for 40 patient rooms.
  • Collaborated with physicians to design at-home medication guidelines and educated patients and families on correct medication administration.
06/2011 to 06/2012
Dietary Aide Ohio Living Springfield, OH,
  • Served meals to residents in accordance with established schedules and dietary procedures.
  • Washed plates, cups, serving and eating utensils and kitchen equipment in commercial dishwasher.
  • Maintained strict levels of cleanliness for tables, floors and prep areas.
  • Cleared tables and removed dishes, trays and utensils from dining room to dishwashing area.
  • Arranged tray and or table settings with proper tableware, condiments and tray card.
  • Set up and prepared cooking supplies and workstations during opening and closing to maximize productivity.
  • Assisted in maintaining dry storage areas and handling unpacking, dating and rotating of food and non-food supplies as directed.
  • Delivered nourishment and supplements to nurse station for distribution to specific residents.
  • Upheld efficiency of meal services by pre-setting tables before patients arrived.
  • Distributed food during busy peak periods to drive customer satisfaction.
  • Increased aide productivity by working closely with staff to redesign cleaning protocols, processes and workflows.
  • Reported and documented resident changes in consumption or behaviors.
  • Monitored quality control procedures to guarantee preparation and delivery of healthy menu choices.
  • Provided in-depth information on various modes of nutritional care to maximize options and paths to boosting health.
  • Documented clinical findings and entered pertinent health data for processing, recordkeeping and use by other medical professionals.
  • Educated clients about long-term health benefits of balanced diets and exercise programs.
  • Educated patients about therapeutic nutrition, ingredients selection, food prep and meal planning.
Education
Expected in 06/2012 to to
High School Diploma:
Southside High School - Elmira, NY,
GPA:
Certifications
  • CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant
  • PT - Phlebotomy Technician

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Southside High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Patient Care Technician
  • Clinical Assistant
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Dietary Aide

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

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