Tawana L.

$15.00 / hr

I'm a great caregiver, I genuinely care about and love my clients. I love to talk to and listen to and support them. I have over 16 years of being a caregiver and provider. I am highly trained and skilled. I have a natural caring demeanor and love helping others in need.

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Certified Home Health Aide, Scheduler/Billing

Accentra Home Healthcare

Mar 2017 - Present

• Coordinating the daily schedule for home health aide visits. Communicating with agency in accordance with client’s medical needs. Communicating with family members and patients regarding schedule and care. • Administratively coordinate the office functions ensuring smooth processes in regards to medical records, communication (phones, faxes, copying), schedules, billing prep, and quality assurance. • Sharing in an additionally c ompensated on call rotation over nights and weekends to assist in scheduling needs independent problem solving skills, attention to detail and ability to multitask. • Responsible for scheduling/billing of private duty services, related paperwork and may be required to provide direct care to clients. responsible for submitting home health claims to private insurance companies, VA, Medicare, Medicaid, or patients in a timely and accurate manner, as well as in accordance with written contracts. ... more

Select Specialty Hospital

Dec 2016 - Present

• Help patients with activities of daily living like eating and bathing. Help provide basic care for patients in hospitals and residents of long-term care facilities, such as nursing homes. Transport patients and clean treatment areas. Cleaning and bathing your patients. • Many patients have a great deal of difficulty keeping themselves clean when they are in the hospital or nursing home. It is of great importance for you to help to keep them as clean as possible, and you will spend much of your time doing this. • Take care of combing hair, shaving caring for nails and brushing teeth. Help your patient use the toilet and to get dressed. Turn, transfer and reposition your patients between the wheelchair and bed. Help to take patients to eat and to participate in various activities. • Serve the patients meals and in some cases, to help them eat if they cannot do it for themselves. Taking vital signs such as temperature and blood pressure every day is a very important way for you to help your RN supervisor monitor the health of the patient. ... more

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Nursing Assistant

Iris Memory Care

Oct 2016 - Aug 2017

• Provide high-quality patient care as an in-demand per-diem CNA within surgical, acute-care, rehabilitation, home-healthcare and nursing-home settings. • Preserve patient dignity and minimize discomfort while carrying out duties such as bedpan changes, diapering, emptying drainage bags and bathing. • Commended for chart accuracy, effective team collaboration, patient relations and consistent delivery of empathetic care.

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Home Health Aide

Noval Senior Care

Oct 2016 - Jul 2017

• Monitors patient condition by observing physical and mental condition, intake and output, and exercise. • Supports patients by providing housekeeping and laundry services; shopping for food and other household requirements; preparing and serving meals and snacks; running errands. • Assists patients by providing personal services, such as, bathing, dressing, and grooming. • Helps patients care for themselves by teaching use of can e or walker, special utensils to eat, special techniques and equipment for personal hygiene. • Helps family members care for the patient by teaching appropriate ways to lift, turn, and re-position the patient; advising on nutrition, cleanliness, and housekeeping. ... more

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Nursing Tech

St. Mary’s Hospital

Mar 1996 - Jan 2000

• Provide high-quality patient care as an in-demand per-diem CNA within surgical, acute-care, rehabilitation, home-healthcare and nursing-home settings. • The Medical Center of Southeast Texas is a 224-bed, state-of-the-art hospital located in Port Arthur, Texas. • I offered comprehensive healthcare services, including emergency care, heart care, advanced surgical procedures, diagnostic imaging, maternity care, orthopedic services , and help for a broad range of medical conditions. • Equipped with the most advanced medical technology, and staffed by a team of highly skilled healthcare professionals, The Medical Center was committed to providing high-quality care in a friendly hospital environment. ... more

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Case manager/provider

Jacob sitting services

Jun 1996 - Jun 1999

Management of over 25 clients health records and needs. Providing oversight for what clients need. I also provided sitting services, cleaning, feeding, cooking, overnight care.• Displayed strong clinical skills in assessing vital signs, performing lab draws and glucose checks, and providing pre- and post-operative care. • Adhered to safety guidelines; completed hospital’s three-hour Patient Safety Training Program. • Ensured the ac curate, timely flow of information by maintaining thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patients’ status. • Complied with HIPAA standards in all patient documentation and interactions. ... more

Certifications / Licenses
certification

Home Health Aide (HHA)

certification

Nursing Home Administrator (NHA)

Education
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OSUOKC

Nursing

2007 - 2010

Business

2003 - 2007 Edmond OK