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Personal Care Workers assist disabled or elderly patients in their homes or at care facilities. Their primary responsibilities include preparing meals, housekeeping, running errands, administering medication, and providing companionship. Those seeking to work as Personal Care Workers should be able to highlight in their resumes a caring attitude, physical fitness, stamina, good interpersonal skills, and very basic medical knowledge. Based on our collection of example resumes, most candidates for this role hold a high school diploma or the equivalent.

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1

Personal Care Worker

Helped patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, getting in and out of bed, standing and walking

  • Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets
  • Administered simple range of motion exercises
  • Followed safe lifting techniques and individual resident lifting instructions
  • Scheduled and accompanied clients to medical appointments
  • Performed household tasks such as laundry, dusting, washing dishes and vacuuming
  • Recognized and reported abnormalities and/or changes in patients' health status to case manager
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
Nursing Assistant
2

Personal Care Worker

Assisted with light Physical Therapy and provided clients with medication reminders.

  • Assisted clientele with personal cares such as grooming and hygiene.
  • Performed light housekeeping, cooking and home maintenance as needed.
  • Provided transportation to clients for appointments, grocery shopping and personal errands.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
Education
3

Personal Care Worker

Provided personal hygiene, cleaning and medical care to residents.

  • Documented residents' behavior in terms of mental status, sleeping and eating patterns in medical record books.
  • Monitored and assisted residents through individual service plans modulated by the facility.
  • Assisted with individual, family and group counseling sessions, as needed.
  • Encouraged and helped residents in order to increase social contact.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
HS
Pharmacy Technician
4

Personal Care Worker

  • Provided personal care to elderly residents and assisted with daily living skills
  • Assisted with hygiene, dressing, eating, transportation and medication
  • Socially interacted with residents in a friendly and professional fashion
  • Cooked meals, kept house clean and well organized
  • Supervised and ensured safety of residents, and charted notes
Candidate Info
Aoda Studies
5

Personal Care Worker

Provide high-quality care as in-demand per-diem nurse aide within surgical, acute-care, rehabilitation, home-healthcare and nursing-home settings for patients with disability.

  • Observed and documented patient status and reported patients complaints to the case manager.
  • Work with Alzheimer/ Dementia patients and orientate them of time and place.
  • Facilitated games and other activities to engage the clients.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
Nursing
C
Aged Care
6

Personal Care Worker

Experienced in caregiving with a strong command of compassion and love for residents.

  • Familiar with all aspects of team work and time-management.
  • Performed specific cares on residents in need of assistance.
  • Created time for activities and fun with the residents.
  • Implemented a safe and stable environment for the residents during ambulation, meal times, and daily routines.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
7

Personal Care Worker

Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional needs of my patient.

  • Assisted patient with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, and dressing.
  • Helped patient move in and out of bed, bath, and automobile.
  • Scheduled and accompanied patient to medical appointments.
  • Maintained and obtained household supplies and ran errands.
  • Cooked appetizing and satisfying meals and snacks.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
8

Personal Care Worker

  • Changed bed linens, washed and ironed laundry and cleaned patient quarters.
  • Purchased, prepared and served food for patient and other members of family, following special prescribed diets.
  • Assisted patients into and out of bed, automobile and wheelchair, to lavatory and up and down stairs.
  • Assisted patient to dress, bathe and groom self.
  • Maintained records of services performed and of apparent condition of patient.
  • Visited several households to provide daily health care to patients.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
9

Personal Care Worker

Provided care for elderly and disabled clients.

  • Performed numerous healthcare-related duties, including monitoring vital signs and medication, administering bedside and personal care and providing ambulation and personal-hygiene assistance.
  • Assisted with morning care such as showering, brushing teeth/hair and toileting.
  • Participated in case reviews, consulting with the team caring for the client, to evaluate the client's needs and plan for continuing services.
  • Ensured all clients were woken up and assisted in a timely manner.
  • Performed housekeeping duties, such as cooking, cleaning, washing clothes and dishes and running errands.
  • Transported residents to and from doctors' appointments and on other outings.
Candidate Info
7
months in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
Medical Office And Billing Specialist Diploma
10

Personal Care Worker

Administered medication and routine care.

  • Maintained proper certifications to maintain compliance with state and federal guidelines.
  • Medical meal preparation.
  • Tested Specimens for Quality Control and modified various new products for research.
  • Worked in fast paced environment while maintain communication with team members to achieve specific goals pertaining to company directives.
  • Organized and displayed new and used vehicles on the sales lot to draw in prospective customers.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Wi-medical Administrator
Mo-diagnostic Medical Sonography

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