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Direct Care Workers provide assistance and support to patients who are not able to look after themselves. Common job duties of a Direct Care Worker include administering treatments, making beds, cooking meals, handling laundry, running errands, buying groceries, and noticing any change in health condition. A well-written example resume for this role should emphasize a caring and emphatic personality, the ability to lift weights, interpersonal and communications kills, and organization. Most candidates for a Direct Care Worker position mention a high school diploma or the equivalent in their resumes.

21

Direct Care Worker

Helps the elderly or physically disabled move from room to room around their homes once they are released from the hospital, teaches developmentally disabled adults how to adopt basic independent living skills.

  • Helps adults with developmental disorders learn to make a budget and complete basic household tasks
  • Demonstrates patience and compassion, works well with a variety of different individuals, possesses excellent interpersonal skills, possesses emotional strength necessary to work with ailing patients, maintains friendly and open demeanor at all times
  • Teaches developmentally disabled adults how to adopt basic independent living skills.
  • Oversees any required rehabilitation exercises, Ensures that individuals take their prescribed medications
  • Works with disabled elderly in, providing support and assistance during daily activities.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Elementary Education
22

Direct Care Worker

Provided direct care services to clients.

  • Completed required documentation in a timely manner.
  • Implement consumer goals as scheduled and complete the data sheet accurately and fully.
  • Provide CPR, First Aid and crisis prevention as needed.
  • Assist in maintaining a safe and clean physical environment.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
23

Direct Care Worker

Entertained, conversed with, and read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.

  • Giving and documenting patients medication
  • Assist patients with feeding and bathing
  • Changed bed linens, washed and ironed patients' laundry, and cleaned patients' quarters.
  • Groom patients to their perfection
  • Transport patients to their doctor's appointment, workshop, and outings
  • Maintained records of patients care, condition, progress, and problems in order to report and discuss observations with a supervisor and case manager.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
24

Direct Care Worker

Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.

  • Check patients' pulse, temperature, and respiration.
  • Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles and with dressing and grooming.
  • Care for patients by changing bed linens, washing and ironing laundry, cleaning, or assisting with their personal care.
  • Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
  • Administer prescribed oral medications, under the written direction of physician or as directed by home care nurse or aide, and ensure patients take their medicine.
  • Accompany clients to doctors' offices or on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance, and companionship.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
Student
AS
Technology Candidate
25

Direct Care Worker

Commit to memory and implement all client goals and staff interventions as written in the client plans of service.

  • Set behavioral limits, provide prompts as needed and provide redirection as appropriate.
  • Document client progress.
  • Assess the status of the clients and address all problem behaviors and incidents in the manner outlined in each client's treatment plan, and in accordance with SCFC and individual program procedures.
  • Learn all medications and side effects.
  • Adhere to medication protocols; disposing, etc.
  • Document and daily reporting.
Candidate Info
34
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Human Services
26

Direct Care Worker

Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.

  • Check patients' pulse, temperature, and respiration.
  • Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, and automobiles and with dressing and grooming.
  • Care for patients by changing bed linens, washing and ironing laundry, cleaning, and assisting with their personal care.
  • Entertain, converse with, and read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
  • Plan, purchase, prepare and serve meals to patients, according to prescribed diets.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
27

Direct Care Worker(dcw)/med Passer

Responsible for the health and safety of 50+ consumers(also called residents) at a memory loss and mental illness facility.

  • Responsible for passing out medication at designated times to ensure that every consumer/resident is aware of their medication list and time the medication is to be distributed.
  • Make sure medical paperwork is properly filed everyday.
  • Count and log patients medication information.
  • Transferred from Journeys in Taylor, MI, Southland Mall due to promotion from retail sales associate to Assistant Store Manager. I was hired for a seasonal position December 2012 at Southland Mall Journeys and after a few short months I was transferred and soon after promoted to Assistant Store Manager.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Management
28

Direct Care Worker

Support both female and male adults with their daily activities, such as - personal care (e.g. dressing, showering, eating), running a home (e.g. cooking, vacuuming, laundry), going out (e.g. food or clothes shopping, going to the doctor)

  • Assist to teach residents daily life skills by following documented training programs
  • Integrate residents into the community by organizing holidays and leisure activities (e.g. going to a concert, meeting friends, trying a new activity)
  • Give out medication following written instructions
  • Work with a wide range of families and people in the community
  • Be in contact with other organizations that provide similar services
  • Have regular access to job-related, personal development workshops and training events.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
29

Direct Care Worker/ Logistics

Conduct intake services to include but not limited to: completing necessary paperwork, providing youth with an overview of the program services and for initial placements of youth in to the shelter.

  • Provide basic needs to youth upon arrival to the program (to include but not limited to: meal, clothing, hygiene products, shower and bedroom assignment).
  • Develop positive rapport with youth while serving as a role model to create a safe and caring environment.
  • Assist with the planning and coordination of special educational events
  • Inventory supplies on daily basis
  • Manage employees to meet company deadlines
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
HS
Diploma
30

Direct Care Worker

Responsible the medication administration of six clients

  • Prepared all meals for the next day
  • Kept inventory on the daily household needs
  • Maintained housekeeping Duties
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma

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