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resident care specialist resume example with 11+ years of experience

Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
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Professional Summary

Patient care technician with 17 years of experience in healthcare. Skilled in providing assistance with daily living, physiotherapy support, mental stimulation and occupational therapy. Background in both facility and private care environments. Effective at ambulating patients, meeting personal grooming needs and administering medications. Personal Care Aide experienced in assisting clients with mental impairments or physical limitations to manage everyday tasks. Skilled Care Provider assisting elderly, convalescents, or persons with disabilities with daily living activities in-home or within care facility. Advise families and healthcare team regarding health concerns, nutrition, cleanliness and household activities. Empathetic Care Worker with sensitive and compassionate approach to cultivating trusting, stimulating and varied lifestyle for residents.

Skills
  • Privacy and confidentiality
  • Clinical Documentation
  • Meal Preparation
  • Measuring bodily fluids
  • Observing responses
  • Patient-focused care
  • Patient Assessments
  • Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
  • Supporting personal needs
  • Direct Patient Care
  • Documenting behaviors
  • Companionship and emotional support
  • Responding to emergencies
  • Recording vital signs
  • Med passing
Education
Jackson Community College Jackson, MI Expected in : - GPA :
Jackson Area Career Center Jackson, MI, Expected in CNA Certification : - GPA :
Work History
Benchmark Senior Living - Resident Care Specialist
Portsmouth, NH, 09/2017 - Current
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Furthered skills by actively taking part in employee trainings and taking classes in subjects to improve Medication Administration, and Patient care techniques.
  • Helped patients safely transition between sleeping surfaces and mobility assistance such as wheelchairs by providing consistent support.
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
  • Administered daily medications and narcotic medications to patients and remained vigilant for negative side effects.
  • Checked vital signs on a daily basis and contacted primary care doctors regarding any patient health concerns or behavioral changes.
  • Increased medication knowledge and medical terminology prowess through consistent research and continuing education.
  • Recognized and reported abnormalities and/or changes in patients' health status to case manager.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center - Walmart Overnight Crew Member
Brooklyn, NY, 03/2015 - 08/2017
  • Readied items for sales floor stocking by affixing tags and preparing pallets.
  • Realigned merchandise throughout assigned section to give shelves and racks professional appeal.
  • Inspected floor displays, noted missing items and immediately replenished merchandise.
  • Unboxed product and placed on shelves according to layout and planogram guidelines.
  • Used dollies and pallet jacks to unload and organize merchandise from delivery trucks.
Always Best Care - Patient Care Technician
Springfield, TN, 01/2012 - 02/2015
  • Helped patients maintain healthy skin by checking wounds, assessing integrity and bathing bedbound individuals.
  • Gathered dietary information, assisted with feeding and monitored intake to help patients achieve nutritional objectives and support wellness goals.
  • Evaluated patients to identify and address wounds, behavioral concerns and medically relevant symptoms.
  • Answered call lights and supported patient comfort and safety by adjusting bed rails and equipment.
  • Interacted effectively with patients, families, staff and other hospital department staff to deliver high level of customer service and teamwork.
  • 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.
  • Answered patient assistance calls, assessed needs and offered qualified support.
  • Responded to patient emergencies with immediate care and notified clinicians to provide comprehensive assistance.
  • Obtained patient vital signs and reported results to staff nurse or physician, noting changes from prior measurements.
Private Care - Home Health Care Aide
City, STATE, 08/2008 - 01/2011
  • Monitored progress and documented any patient health status changes, keeping healthcare team updated.
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness.
  • Helped patients safely transition between sleeping surfaces and mobility assistance such as wheelchairs by providing consistent support.
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
  • Encouraged patients to participate in safe physical activity to help boost mood and improve overall wellness.
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
  • Coordinated daily medicine schedules and administration to help clients address symptoms and enhance quality of life.
  • Administered medication as directed by physician.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Jackson Community College
  • Jackson Area Career Center

Job Titles Held:

  • Resident Care Specialist
  • Walmart Overnight Crew Member
  • Patient Care Technician
  • Home Health Care Aide

Degrees

  • CNA Certification

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