Teryn W.

$12.00 / hr

Care giving can be a difficult but rewarding career. Seeing a patient being able to do something they couldn't previously do, is something unexplainable. When i went into healthcare, I was inexperienced other than just being a mother. I grew close to my patients and cared for them just like I would my own family. I have made personal bonds with patients and their families so strong that they came to me with issues/concerns to be resolved vs higher ranking employees. I put everything i have into helping others, to the best of my abilities. I am kind, patient, attentive, caring and a hard, dependable emp loyee, dedicated to patient care and well being. ... more

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Rehab tech

Pate Rehabilitation

Aug 2014 - Present

Work with TBI patients and carry out treatment plans as directed by treatment team. Assist patients with Activities of Daily Living (ADLs i.e.,showering, toileting, grooming, eating, etc.). Worked in Independent Living Group (under therapist watch/guidelines), reviewing written work, leading exercise/stretching groups, helping with computer programs, patients keep daily rehab schedules and outside appointments, and answering pa tient questions during the treatment day. Ensure that structure and distraction is appropriate for each patient. Ensure the safety and well-being of patients. Promote enthusiasm and enjoyment of activities and tasks performed by patients. Maintain activity level of patients. Transport patients to and from appointments and outings. Administer patient medication regime per DADS and nurse delegation criteria including taking blood pressures, monitoring blood sugar and giving insulin, and PEG tube feeding. Thoroughly and timely complete all documentation. Assist visitors by helping them feel welcome, answering questions while maintaining HIPAA guidelines, and facilitating communication with appropriate staff. Fill in as needed with treatment. Carry out housekeeping and meal tasks as assigned. CPR, First Aid, and Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) certified. I worked in inpatient and outpatient for 6 months and supported living for 3 .5 years. ... more

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House Cleaner

Maid Quarters

Sep 2012 - Aug 2014

All house/business cleaning duties performed for 8+ hours daily.

Education
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Leonard High School

2009 - 2010 Leonard TX