I am a motivated Certified Medical Assistant with 8 years hands-on experience working in assisted living facilities with geriatric patients. I feel confident that my background, strong bedside manner and skill in providing high top -notch care makes me an ideal match. I have worked extensively with special needs adults, providing and documenting all personal care and rehabilitation services such as feeding, bathing, and assisting with mobility. My focus on safety and nurturing nature allows me to help boost resident morale and help them maintain dignity in times of distress. I have worked with disabled adults for more than 5 years at Flower Mound Assisted Living and strongly feel that my background would serve me well in working with residents in need of rehabilitative or general care.My dedication to delivering care and compassion to every individual I serve is evidenced by the following professional acomplishments,Patient-Centered Care, I Received a highly regarded awarded “Employee of the Year” at Flower Mound Assisted Living voted on by owner and administrater, for going above and beyond on behalf of residents and their family members. I Streamlined treatment documentation by implementing improvements to the routine forms used to track patient progress and treatments. Partnered with other nursing assistants and registered nurses to effectively track status, progress and overall well-being of patients. I also hold current AED, CPR ,BLS certifications Granted by the American Heart Association . I've continued to pursue training, opportunities, in order to stay current with the best practices. In 2009 I returned to school to become a medical Assistant, I currently hold a licence as National, as well as resigrater Medical Assistant including; spealizeING in blood draws, injections, standing in on minor surgical procedures Helping others was always a big part of my life at a very early age. Being able to help seniors was a gift inside of me. I just wanted to help them so their life could be easier. Working as a caregiver, I enjoyed hearing all their stories and the wisdom they have. Helping them accomplish their goals was rewarding. Being able to connect with people & help others is what life is all about.
I have worked with seniors twenty-five years. I have had my CNA certificate since 1994. Most of my experience have been working as a nurse tech. in the homes of my patients. The job duties are: Meal prep.& feeding, Personal care, Exercise program with patient, Toilet assistance, Med assistance, Dr. visits, Transfer & walking assistance, Daily vitals, Light housekeeping,
Worked with patients with dementia, stroke, diabetes, wound care, blood pressure, cancer recovery, broken bones.
I have enjoyed working with children with special needs. A little boy with down syndrome had a feeding tube, severe heart condition, seizers. I was there over three years in McKinney Texas.
I am Joshlyn. I have been a private caretaker for several years. I have assisted patients with all aspects of daily care, including dressing/undressing, checking vital signs, bathing, personal hygiene, transferring to and from bed, skin care and various other duties. I have administered oral and IV medication as prescribed by an attending physician on a daily basis. I have maintained records of patient care, condition, progress, and problems, in order to report and discuss observations with family members and physicians. I accompany clients to doctors' offices and on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance and companionship. I maintained sterile fields, application of dressings to a stage 4 decubitus ulcer. I assisted patients with basic activities of daily living, including changing of bed linens, washing laundry, preparing nutritious meals and doing basic housekeeping. My love and passion is in direct patient care (one-on-one). I'm amazing in what I do.