hardworking CNA with many years of experience caring for Cardiac, Rehab, Skilled, and chronically ill patients
enjoy fast paced, challenging environment with skilled providers.
NH LNA License # 021650-24 (Jun 2015 - Jun 2017)
MA CNA License #CNA35655 (Jun 2015 - Jun 2017)
CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers & Health Care Providers (Mar 2015 - Mar 2017) - American Red Cross
Student Clinical Experience:
Fundamentals - NE Sinai Hospital, Stoughton, MA
Medical/Surgical - Beth Israel Deaconess - Plymouth, MA
Maternity/Pediatrics - Holy Family Hospital - Methuen, MA
Acute and rehabilitative care
OR and ER experience
Specimen collection/processing proficiency
Colostomy care familiarity
Infection control standards expert
Diabetes, Hospice and Stroke Patient Care
Vascular care understanding
Geriatric treatment knowledge
Broad medical terminology knowledge
Strong medical ethic
Trained in in- and out-patient care
Body mechanics knowledge & skills
Patient Observer04/2016 to CurrentBulfinch Temporary Agency - Mass General HospitalBoston, Ma
work with all disciplines at Mass General Hospital to provide safe, competent, compassionate care to all patients
observe, assist, intervene, and intercede on behalf of patients and their family members to ensure a safe, effective, and supportive healthcare experience.
Licensed Nursing Assistant04/2016 to CurrentMedWin Healthcare StaffingRaymond, NH
working with MedWin as a Licensed Nursing Assistant in southern New Hampshire.
larger National Healthcare Staffing Company with higher expectations & technological expertise.
providing skilled care to patients & residents in Rehabilitation & Long -Term Care environments.
Licensed Nursing Assistant07/2015 to 05/2016Hampstead Nursing Services, IncHampstead, NH
upon beginning Associates Degree of Nursing program, discontinued my work in Home Health Care, now working exclusively in hospitals & Long-Term Care Facilities, building my expertise in skilled nursing practice.
Licensed Nursing Assistant04/2004 to 05/2016Hampstead Home Healthcare & Hampstead Nursing ServicesHampstead, NH
first few years at Hampstead Nursing Agency worked exclusively as Licensed Nursing Assistant in Rehabilitative Hospitals, & Long Term Care Facilities providing Primary Care of patients and Residents on 11pm-7am shift.
when working days I gradually moved to Home Health Care working with pediatric clients suffering from various disabilities, and their families
cared for elderly clients with socialization, restorative therapy, and primary care needs.
Licensed Nursing Assistant02/2000 to 03/2004Parkland Medical Center - IMCUDerry, NH
sole Nursing Assistant, working with 2 Nurses, on an 8 - Bed Telemetry Unit.
responsibilities included constant monitering of patient's vitals, performing EKG's, Blood glucose testing, and primary care of patients in 8 bed Telemetry Unit.
Certified Nursing Assistant02/2000 to CurrentGolden LivingCenters - Medical Arts Healthcare FacilityLawrenceville, GA
worked closely with Physical & Occupational Therapists in providing Restorative Therapies, and exercise
comforted patients providing them with reassurance & encouragement
responsible for assessment & documentation of all Resident's weights
assumed the Treatment Nurse's responsibilities when unavailable - providing wound care and treatments for Residents.
Certified Nursing Assistant05/1999 to 02/2000Parkwood Nursing & Rehab CenterSnellville, GA
received training and was awarded Certified Nursing Assistant License
performed primary care of Residents and provided support for activities of daily living
Became proficient with transfers, skin assessment, vitals, and patient safety;
assisted with adequate nutrition and fluid intake
performed appropriate documentation of intake & output
Operations Manager07/1992 to 10/1994Espey Huston - Bioassay Laboratories - 666 Sam Houston ParkwayHouston, Texas
worked with Faust Parker, PhD, conducting EPA required Bioassay Tests and Toxicity Reduction Evaluations (TRE's) of various effluents around the city, and for companies discharging effluents into the environment.
responsible for operation of acute & chronic toxicity tests, training of technicians, and care & maintenance of laboratory animal life.
Pediatric Phone Technician05/1991 to 11/1991Mac Gregor Medical Association - Beechnut Pediatric ClinicHouston, Texas
promoted continuity of care by accurately and completely communicating to other caregivers the status of patients for which care is provided
scheduled all appointments for large Pediatric Practice.
Psychiatry Research Assistant09/1988 to 09/1989The Methodist HospitalHouston, Texas
worked in the Psychiatry Department with Baylor College of Medicine, Professor Francis J Kane, Jr., MD., assisting with Research on depression in patients following cardiovascular bypass surgery by mailing research questionnaires, scoring tests, and coding data for computer analysis.
Neonatology Research Assistant03/1986 to 06/1986Baylor College of MedicineHouston, Texas
assisted Professor of Neonatology, Reba Michels Hill, MD with research on the relationship of diameter of umbilical cord to neonatal viability and birth weight.
12/1985 to 01/1986National Maternity HospitalDublin, Ireland
student participation in Prenatal and Postnatal clinics, Labor & Delivery, C-Sections, Gynecological surgeries, Ultrasound, and Rounds.
learned how to assess patients for pregnancy, stage of pregnancy, fetal health and age using ultrasound technology
participated in vaginal deliveries, C-sections, Cone biopsies, & patient care during Labor & Delivery.
DeBakey Summer Surgery Program Student06/1984 to 08/1984Baylor College of MedicineHouston, Texas
student participation in numerous aspects of Cardiovascular Surgery, and patient care.
scrubbed-in and assisted in retracting, By-pass surgeries, resection & repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurisms, carotid endarterectomies, lobectomies, and liver and kidney transplants.
experience in obtaining History & Physical assessments of cardiovascular patients
Research Assistant02/1984 to 06/1984Texas A & M UniversityCollege Station, Texas
worked as research assistant with Professor Dr Stephen Rholes
participated in testing a new Children's Depression Inventory in surrounding communities, and entered data from testing into computer for analysis.
Veterinary Technician07/1981 to 06/1982Fondren Road Emergency Animal ClinicHouston, Texas
assisted Veterinarians in surgery
performed routine laboratory procedures such as hematology, microbiology, parasitology, exfoliative cytology, blood chemistry, coprology, urinalysis and serology
clipped toe nails
restrained and stabilized animals during examination & treatment to safeguard against injury
Medical Records Technician07/1978 to 09/1978The Methodist HospitalHouston, Texas
my first job experience
responsible for efficiently photocopying information from patient's records for the Medical Records Department.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Nursing2018Laboure CollegeMilton, Massachusetts, USA
Awarded Alice M. Yarnold & Samuel Yarnold Trust Scholarship- Fall 2016
Awarded Laboure College Academic Scholarship - Fall 2016
National Society for Collegiate Scholars- member
Laboure College Student Nurses Association - member
National Student Nurses Association - member
Sigma Xi- associate member
American Red Cross & Mass General Hospital Blood Center - Blood & Platelet Donor
EDG - May 2018
Associate of Science: Nursing2017Laboure CollegeMilton, Massachusetts, USA
Member of Student Nurses Association
Member of National Society for Collegiate Scholars
Awarded Dean's List Academic Achievement - Summer 2016, Spring 2016, Fall 2015, Summer 2015
Awarded Alexander Eastman Medical Professions Scholarship - Fall 2015
Awarded Joyce Murphy Scholarship - Fall 2015
Awarded Laboure College Retention Scholarship - Summer 2016
Awarded Hans & Herta Moldaer Scholarship - Summer 2016