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Nursing Assistants support nursing staff in hospitals, long-term care facilities, rehabilitation clinics, and doctor's offices by providing basic care to patients. Duties shown on example resumes of Nursing Assistants include assisting residents with daily living activities, including helping with meals, transferring using assistive devices, bathing, dressing, and grooming; and providing high-quality patient care within surgical, acute-care, home-healthcare. Those interested in becoming Nursing Assistants are able to show prior training through college, technical school, or the Red Cross, as well as certification on their resumes.

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1

Patient Care Technician, Certified Nursing Assistant

Cared for and assisted an 88 yr. old woman with aquatic exercising at the Hospital for Special Care 3-4 times a week in the pool. She had NEVER been in the water at all and gradually she became more comfortable and looked forward to going and meeting her friends there.

  • Developed and implemented my own exercises for her at home and incorporated music.
  • Prepared for her delicious and nutritious meals almost each day.
  • Maintained her personal hygiene daily.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Therapeutic Recreation
2

Certified Nursing Assistant

Checked Vital signs, monitored patients, and reported unusual results

  • Educated patients on personal care and safety
  • Served as a patient advocate and provided support
  • Documented on paper and electronic charts accurately
  • Assisted nurses and other staff with patient care, treatments and procedures
  • Acquired extensive experience with short term, long term and rehab patients
  • Furthered knowledge of nursing and medical practices and procedures, laws, regulations, and guidelines that pertain to nursing care facilities
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
3

Certified Nursing Assistant

Recorded resident's vital signs.

  • Assisted with showering, personal hygiene, and dressing of residents.
  • Maintained records of patient care, progress, and reported problems or observations to supervisor.
  • Served the residents meals, and assisted those who were unable to feed themselves.
  • Kept resident's room neat and danger free.
  • Prepared residents for daily doctor appointments.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
Medical Assistant
4

Nursing Assistant

Performed daily patient care.

  • Provided companionship to elderly residents.
  • Recorded vitals and monitored food and fluid as directed.
  • Patient feeding, bathing, personal hygiene, and grooming.
  • Assisted with ADL'S and escorted residents to appointments.
  • Light housekeeping including changing linens, bed making, and washing and maintaining laundry.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Nursing
5

Nursing Assistant

Effective communicator assisting licensed nursing staff in providing direct patient care

  • Maintained patients records and files as per the facility's standard operating procedures
  • Transfer and log patient status and activity into digital charts
  • Performed data entry, filing, and invoices
  • Multi tasking and detail oriented
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Nursing Assistant

Provided patient care such as; meal preparations, groom, and medicine distribution.

  • Transport patients using wheelchair and assist patients to walk
  • Maintained homelike environment for patient
  • Reported to the senior doctors of the status of patient by spending maximum time in the room with the patient.
  • Maintained a neat and clean environment.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Social Work
Occupational Therapy
7

Certified Nursing Assistant

Documented patient behaviors and any changes in symptoms

  • Bathed and groomed patients, changed bedding, and provided basic patient care
  • Assessed vitals, noted information, and reported major changes to nursing staff
  • Medical Terminology
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Nursing
8

Nursing Assistant

Provide nursing care including vital sign measurement, wheelchair assistance, improving range of motion, feeding, dressing, bathing, showering, oral hygiene, personal care & colostomy/ Foley Catheter care

  • Chart nourishment intake and waste output, collected specimens
  • Engage patients in conversation and social interaction to improve quality of living
  • Escort patients to various mental procedures (on and off- campus)
  • Observe patients for physical and mental patterns & reported any noted changes
  • Provide training and orientation for new staff
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
9

Certified Nursing Assistant Program

Provide patient care by doing bed transfers and supplying and emptying bed pans.

  • Provide direct care by bathing, grooming, shaving, and dressing patients.
  • Turn and reposition patients alone and with assistant.
  • Assist residents with activities of daily living.
  • Created and maintained a safe living environment for residents
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
2
months
at this job
10

Certified Nursing Assistant

Nursing assistant for patient with spinal injury

  • Handled multiple priorities and triaging needs in a timely and effective manner
  • Organized and time management: ensuring medications were provided on time and a schedule was adhered to properly
  • Accurate record keeping
  • Carefully and thoroughly explained complex procedures and issues in easy to understand terms
  • Managed multiple computer systems including care programs, email, and MS Office
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job

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