Raquel H.

$13.00 / hr

COMFORCARE SENIOR SERVICES Certified nurse assistant June 2011 - Present At Comforcare I was assigned to one client the visitation was either at home, assistant living, or nursing home. My responsibilities were mainly personal care and charting. I was also responsible for taking clients vital signs. Personal care was 75% of my job duties, I had to help with grooming, transferring, and dressing. Charting had to be done before my shift was over. ELMCREST CARE CENTEREl Monte, California CaliforniaUnited States Cna June 2011 - February 2014 Administer medications or treatments, such as cathet erizations, suppositories, irrigations, enemas, massages, or douches, as directed by a physician or nurse. Answer patient call signals, signal lights, bells, or intercom systems to determine patients' needs. Communicate with patients to ascertain feelings or need for assistance or social and emotional support. Document or otherwise report observations of patient behavior, complaints, or physical symptoms to nurses. Provide physical support to assist patients to perform daily living activities, such as getting out of bed, bathing, dressing, using the toilet, standing, walking, or exercising. Record height or weight of patients. Record vital signs, such as temperature, blood pressure, pulse, or respiration rate, as directed by medical or nursing staff. Turn or reposition bedridden patients. Undress, wash, and dress patients who are unable to do so for them ... more