San Francisco, CA
Licensed Vocational Nursing student with 2 years of caregiving experience. Currently seeking a caregiver position in a home where I can dedicated my passion to helping those in need. Efficient and cheerful worker who relates to patients with compassion and understanding.
-Profound skills in bathing, feeding, clothing, and caring for patient. (ADLs)
-Knowledge of medical terminology and infection control standards.
-Excellent verbal and writing skills, both English and Spanish.
-Ability to quickly learn and adapt to new concepts and skills.
-Computer Knowledge: Microsoft Word, Internet Savvy, 50 wpm
-CPR and Fire Safety certified.
-Preferred College of Nursing, Los Angeles
Pending Major: Licensed Vocational Nurse Expected:May 2013
-James A. Foshay Learning Center May 2010
Major: High School Diploma
AP U.S. History
Community Service/Clinicals: (01/2010-02/2012)
-Sharon Care Center
Los Angeles, CA
-Brier Oak on Sunset
Los Angeles, CA
-Montrose Healthcare Facility
-ARC Blood Drive
-Direct care of patients, attend to complete activities of daily living.
-Using aseptic techniques, assist in wound care and dressing changes.
-Charting and documentation of patient care and vital signs (weight, height, pulse, blood pressure and respirations)
-Educate patients for home care and discharge planning.
-Admission new residents into facility.
-Adhere to policies and procedures of clinical facility and college.
-Demonstrate standard precautions in all areas of client care.
-Accurately administered: catheterization care, suppositories, irrigations, enemas, massages, and douches, as directed by a physician or nurse.
-Monitor resident's condition and report changes in attitude, appearance, behavior and/or physical ability to the on-duty LVN or charge nurse.
-Maintained confidentiality of all resident care information to assure their rights are protected.
-Keep linen and utility area clean and in order, empty and clean urinals and bedpans, empty dirty linen hampers.
-Take urine, stool, sputum specimens as directed.
-Assist and encourage ambulation with safety belt.
-Change patients with incontinence, handle emesis bags, urinals, bedpans as needed.
-Attend patients with impaired mobility to wheel chair and bed using proper body mechanics and a Mechanical Lift, when necessary.
-Sprinkles Cupcakes Inc. 9/28/2008-1/10/2011
-Greeted customers and assured that they are promptly served in a timely manner.
-Provided knowledgeable information about the products displayed in the store.
-Responsible for cashier & bookkeeping.
-Maintained cleanliness and appearance of the interior and the exterior of the store
-Cash handling and processing, customer support/assistance
-Diplomatically resolved customers complaints on as-needed basis
-Processed orders over the counter and telephone transactions
-Assisted with distribution of products in various locations in the Sprinkles Mobile
-Diplomatically provided directions, managed orders, and responded to customer criticism via telephone
-Reference: Store Manager: Landry Griffin
-Safeway Inc. 1/20/2008-8/26/2008
-Arranged work environment to provide a safe facility for customers and staff
-Responsible for arranging store displays of feature merchandise
-Responsible for stocking products and providing night/day shift with sufficient supplies
-Assisted customers regarding nutritional information regarding certain products
Los Angeles Conservation Corps 10/30/2006-12/19/2007
Clean & Green
-Provided a clean and healthy environment for the community
-Supervised 8 student workers on their daily tasks.
-Informed local residents regarding upcoming community events on how to conserve energy.
-Arvid Taboclaon- RN, Director of LVN course 323-***-****
-Mr. Rommy- RN, Clinical Instructor 323-***-****
-Bernard Sanchez-MBA, MSN, RN, PHN, DSD, President & Chief Executive Officer 323-***-****