Janet T.

$16.00 / hr

Ever since I started working in the health care industry, I have been passionate in my commitment to two things: inspiring patients to recovery and instilling a sense of self-worth among patients and adults in need. I have dedicated my career to each of these pursuits, as my enclosed resume will attest. My background includes serving as a certified nursing assistant, performing various duties and in various settings. In this capacity I have maintained records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager, assisted with range of mot ion exercises and activities as directed by the registered nurse or LPN, made sure respirators were operating properly for patients that required this, provided patients with important social and emotional support, utilize strong clinical skills in assessing vital signs, and providing pre- and post-operative care. I also bring to the table strong computer proficiencies in MS Word, MS Excel and PowerPoint applications. Please see the accompanying resume for details of my experience and education. I have work for various organizations including Blackford at Home, Nashville, TN, Lakeshore Meadow, Nashville, TN, West mead Place Nursing home, Nashville, TN. I am currently working as a private care giver for an elderly family located in Bellemeade, TN. My quest and passion to learn about health care has led me to undertake various educational programs and recently I graduated from ... more

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CNA

Blackford at Home

Oct 2012 - Nov 2014

• Prepared and served food for patients following specially prescribed diets • Changed bed linens, washed and ironed laundry and cleaned patient rooms • Assisted patients into and out of bed, automobile and wheelchair • Assisted patients with bathing, dressing and grooming needs • Administered prescribed oral medications as directed by physician or nurse • Helped patients with toilet and bathroom needs • Transported patient s to and from doctor’s appointments • Checked patient vital signs such as pulse, temperature and respiration and reported abnormalities to medical personnel • Maintained all records of patient care • Preserve patient dignity and minimize discomfort while carrying out duties such as changing, dressing, and bathing. • Commended for chart accuracy, effective team collaboration, patient relations and consistent delivery of empathetic care. • Complied with HIPAA standards in all patient documentation and interactions ... more

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CNA

Lakeshore Meadow

Nov 2007 - Oct 2012

• Maintained records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager. • Assisted with range of motion exercises and activity as directed by the registered nurse or LPN. • Made sure respirators were operating properly for patients that required this • Provided patients with important social and emotional support. • Worked as a member of a team to provide effici ent patient care. • Provided basic patient care for 10 – 12 residents. • Displayed strong clinical skills in assessing vital signs, and providing pre- and post-operative care. • Preserve patient dignity and minimize discomfort while carrying out duties such as bedpan changes, diapering, emptying drainage bags and bathing. • Assisted residents with activities of daily living including helping with meals, transferring using assistive devices, bathing, dressing and grooming. • Complied with HIPAA standards in all patient documentation and interactions. ... more

Education

Associates Degree

2013 - 2015 Tempe AZ

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NATS, Inc., Nashville, TN

Certified Nursing Assistant

2007 - 2007

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Sacred Heart Vocational Institute (High school equivalent)

Diploma in Bookkeeping and Accountancy

1992 - 1995