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Patient Care Assistants provide operational support to nurses and healthcare professionals. An average sample resume for Patient Care Assistant describes duties like doing basic medical check-ups, helping patients with personal care, observing the evolution of health condition, and administering medicines. Based on the most successful example resumes, candidates for this job should have basic medical knowledge and demonstrate teamwork, compassion, and good communication abilities. A degree awarded by an accredited nursing home or community college is often required by employers.

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Patient Care Assistant I

Developed exceptional interpersonal and verbal and written communication skills while maintaining
confidentiality through Outlook, Word and PowerPoint (75-80 words per minute typing capacity)

  • Screened, monitored and directed phone calls and e-mails
  • Planned weekly departmental meetings among staff
  • Organized purchasing orders and multiple spreadsheets regarding inventory and purchases using Excel
  • Improved unit efficiency by digitalizing many forms and permits
  • Trained as a physician liaison and a super user for Meditech EMR Go Live
  • Trained new employees from various different departments on customer service, software, and telephone
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
2

Patient Care Assistant

Provided shift care for assignments up to 18 patients while comprehensively charting and documenting
specific care for each individual patient.

  • Performed specialized interventions assigned by nursing staff such as bladder scans, straight catheter
  • Assisted patients with care for activities of daily living ensuring that patient needs were fully met.
  • Served as a unit clerk supporting the nursing staff by communicating information through various
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BS
Nursing
BS
Zoology
3

Patient Care Assistant

Assisted clients with ambulation, personal hygiene and grooming

  • Provided client comfort and anxiety relief
  • Promoted safety and environmental cleanliness for mild to moderate Alzheimer's clients
  • Performed basic household tasks, provided transportation and meal preparations
  • Communicated issues of concern to family and assisted with care planning
  • Observed changes in health status and assessed client's needs
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Nursing And English And Foreign Languages
4

Patient Care Assistant

Administered oral medication to the patient, take vitals, document medical records for doctors and other caregivers

  • Provided patient with the help of moving in and out of bed, grooming, bathing, and other duties
  • Planned, purchased, prepared and served meals to patient according to diet
  • Transported/Scheduled patient to doctors' appointments and other trips outside the home
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Medical
5

Patient Care Assistant

Living Assistance: Provided patients with daily activities such as hygiene care,
grooming, bathing, and turning in bed.

  • Kept linen and utility areas clean and emptied patients dirty linen hampers.
  • Patient Transfer: safety lifted 100 pounds and push more weight in wheelchairs.
  • Home Aid: Provided patients with transportation to and from doctor's appointments.
  • Shared joint responsibility (along with mother) for the care of grandparent who suffered from terminally illness
  • Assisted home care with all aspects of daily care, including bathing, feeding and dressing.
  • Helped to ensure grandfather last year was as comfortable, dignified and enriching as possible.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Pct
6

Patient Care Assistant

Assisted doctor with patient care including taking vital signs, preparing patients for in office surgical procedures

  • Maintained and set up sterile field for patient's surgery
  • Updated patients chart maintaining client confidentiality
  • Assisted Registered Nurse with sterile and nonsterile dressing changes
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Nursing
7

Patient Care Assistant

Provided patient care to adult and geriatric psychiatric patients.

  • Assisted patients with daily living according to treatment plan, policies, procedures, unit routines and protocol.
  • Observed, reported and documented changes in patient's physical and behavioral status.
  • Monitored therapeutic activities and patient groups.
  • Assisted with admissions, discharges and transfers of patients.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Business Management And Administration
8

Patient Care Assistant Intake

Collected specimens such as urine, feces, sputum and Drawn Blood

  • Assisted the Physician and the Nurses in wound care, sling, stockings, and support bandages.
  • Communicated with patients to ascertain their needs for financial assistance, social and emotional support.
  • Prepared tray for bone marrow biopsy and lumbar puncture
  • Documented notes in patient chart.
  • Monitored patients for any change in conditions.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
Practical Nursing
9

Patient Care Assistant

Assisted residents' activities of daily living including get in or out of the bed, skin care, oral hygiene, bathing, dressing, toileting, grooming and mobility

  • Assisted residents' medication management
  • Escort resident with meals and activities
  • Answered resident call light signals to determine resident needs
  • Maintained resident vital signs and weight
  • Recorded intake and out-put of food and liquid consumption
  • Reported and identified any change of resident condition to the Nurse Supervisor(RN)
  • Routinely checked and repositioned residents to prevent bed sores and ensure resident safety
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
AS
Education
Ba
10

Patient Care Assistant (pca)

Took vital signs, intake and output measurements, EKGs, glucose testing, and documented all assigned responsibilities.

  • Participated in data collection, planning, and implementation of patient care/treatment plans as directed.
  • Communicated changes in patient conditions and unit concerns.
  • Restocked pharmacy and unit supplies.
  • Maintained confidentiality of all materials handled within the department.
  • Complied with policies regarding safety and reporting requirements.
  • Demonstrated competency in the assessment, range of treatment, and appropriate communication.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
Medical/clinical
Medical Assistant

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