resident care assistant resume example with 15+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105

Compassionate Healthcare member, dedicated to maintaining highest standards of nursing practices and policies. Excellent leader, mentor and recruiter, supporting staff and local community. Demonstrates strong working knowledge of regulatory compliance along with proven results in managerial role

  • Team management
  • Problem resolution
  • Medication administration
  • Customer service
  • Planning and coordination
  • Process improvement
  • Communications
  • Administrative support
  • Organization
  • Inventory management
  • First Aid/CPR
  • MS Office
  • Team building
  • Care Planning
  • Schedule management
  • Staff supervision
  • Patient safety
  • Records management
  • Census goals
Education and Training
Grambling State University Grambling, LA Expected in : Nursing - GPA :

Haven't completed schooling. In process of continuing online courses

First Response Medical Training Bossier City, LA, Expected in : Pharmacy Technician - GPA :
Bethany Lutheran Homes - Resident Care Assistant
La Crosse, WI, 05/2018 - Current
  • Med Cart Audit to assure there is no expired medication on cart and all meds has an open date labeled on each bottle.
  • MAR Audit to assure there is an initial for all medications that were given or and explaination on why a medication was not given.
  • Work as a Caregiver/Medication Aide when community is short staff.
  • Built relationships with patients through companionship and life enrichment activities to improve quality of life.
  • Document changes in patients' psychosocial and physical conditions and communicated to care team.
  • Serve meals to residents according to individual meal plans, nutritional needs and personal preferences.
  • Create monthly schedules for Medication Aide/Caregivers/Floor Nurse.
  • Prepare and maintain detailed records of residents' progress and services performed and report condition changes to supervisor.
  • Observe residents' overall health condition and communicated any changes to the Wellness Director .
  • Perform or assist with ADLs, using care plans and flow sheets as a guide for personal hygiene, dressing, oral hygiene, nail care, toileting and other services.
  • Communicate effectively with residents, family members and other team members to provide updates and offer guidance.
  • Oversaw and planned resident schedules by coordinating doctor appointments, exercise routines, recreational activities and family visits.
  • Pass Medications
  • Monitor vital signs during medication administration to quickly identify any complications.
Mary T Inc. - Certified Pharmacy Technician Supervisor
Plymouth, MN, 11/2018 - 04/2020
  • Work with insurance companies to process claims, resolve problems and obtain payments.
  • Counsel patients on appropriate use of over-the-counter and prescription medications.
  • Manage inventories, rotated stock, removed expired or damaged drug products and resolve discrepancies in drug counts.
  • Check medications for content, accuracy and completeness of all drug packaging and labeling to provide final verification of prescription.
  • Consult with customers via telephone or in-person to assist with navigating pharmacy systems and completing requests.
  • Establish and update patient profiles, including lists of medications and insurance details.
  • Communicate effectively with member physicians to prevent harmful drug reactions, therapy duplications and allergic reactions.
  • Review and monitor patient medication files and lab data in hospital setting. Resolve third-party rejection claims.
  • Supervised team of pharmacy technicians, interns and support staff.
Ochsner LSU Health Shreveport - Lead Certified Nursing Assistant
City, STATE, 01/2006 - 02/2018
  • Cleaned and sanitized rooms and equipment using aseptic technique to prevent infection and cross-contamination.
  • Attended to patients in 64 bed unit, continuously checking on needs and maintaining high standards of patient care.
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Supported diagnostic and treatment procedures, including setting up and operating specialized medical equipment.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary healthcare teams to provide high-quality patient care.
  • Prepared examination and patient rooms for surgery, checked for supply availability and laying out instrument.
  • Volunteered to work additional shifts and overtime during busy periods to maintain proper staffing and floor coverage.
  • Documented patient intake and dietary requirements and assisted with feeding. Responded to patient alarms and needs-assessment requests to identify course of treatment.
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
  • Used mobility devices to carefully transport patients.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Grambling State University
  • First Response Medical Training

Job Titles Held:

  • Resident Care Assistant
  • Certified Pharmacy Technician Supervisor
  • Lead Certified Nursing Assistant


  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Some College (No Degree)

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