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Assistant Nurse

Pharr, Texas, 78577, United States
January 10, 2018

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PHARR, TX ****7


Career Objectives

Seeking a position as a Certified Nurse Assistant(CNA) where I can be most effective in helping other medical personnel assist patients and provide quality health care. Summary of Qualifications

*Excellent communication, time management, and organizational Skills.

*Strong initiative in decision making and responsibilities.

*Able to slightly speak/understand Spanish and American Sign Language. Work History

Barcelona Assisted Living, MCALLEN, Texas

Certified Nurse Assistant Mar 22, 2017 - Jul 11, 2017

*Prepare meals throughout day, & keep kitchen area organized and cleaned when and needed. (First 5 weeks).

*Answer phone during the shift.

*Open front door and welcome guest and family member who visited.

*Make sure residents were safe and in no danger for accidents.

*Organize and clean residents room when and needed.

*Change bed linens when necessary and on a schedule.

*Empty and change colostomy bag.

*Shower residents according to schedule and other necessary grooming they may want.

*Be aware of attached and detached body alarms to prevent fall risk.

*Assist ambulatory and chair bound residents to restroom throughout shift and when needed.

*During dinner, assist resident with feeding.

*Assist with activities of daily living.

*Pass medications out during certain time.

*Check vital signs when necessary.

*Help take trash out at certain time of the day as noted.

*Give prescribed dosage of insulin to diabetic residents.

*Change briefs as needed and when necessary.

*Make sure bed rails are up on the beds who are fall risk.

*Check residents throughout shift and until graveyard shift clocks in.

*Record and date change of behavior in notebook of each resident from shift worked each day.

*Let other worker know of any change of behavior and heightened incontinence. McAllen Medical Center,

Certified Nurse Assistant/Intern Oct 03, 2016 - Dec 12, 2016

*Administered bedside or personal care, such as ambulation or personal hygiene assistance.

*Performed healthcare-related tasks, such as monitoring vital signs under the direction of registered nurses or physicians.

*Answered patient call signals, signal lights, bells, or intercom systems to determine patients' needs.

*Turned or repositioned bedridden patients.

*Provided physical support to assist patients to perform daily living activities, such as getting out of bed, bathing, dressing, using the toilet, standing, walking, or exercising.

*Reviewed patients' dietary restrictions, food allergies, and preferences to ensure patient receives appropriate diet.

*Measured and recorded food and liquid intake or urinary and fecal output, reporting changes to medical or nursing staff.

*Other duties as assigned.

Arbor View Rehabilitation and Nursing, Texas

Certified Nurse Assistant/Intern Aug 20, 2016 - Oct 01, 2016

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

*Provided patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles and with dressing and grooming.

*Bathe patients.

*Cared for patients by changing bed linens, cleaning, or assisting with their personal care.

*Checked patients' pulse, temperature, and respiration.

*Other duties as assigned

Occupational License or Certification

Basic Life Support Certification Expires: Mar 23, 2018 American Heart Association, Mcallen, Texas

Certified EKG Technician Certification Expires: Dec 14, 2018 National Healthcareer Association, Mcallen, Texas

Certified Patient Care Technician/ Assistant Certification Expires: Dec 15, 2018 National Healthcareer Association, Mcallen, Texas

Certified Phlebotomy Technician Certification Expires: Dec 14, 2018 National Healthcareer Association, Mcallen, Texas

Texas Nurse Aide Registry Certification Expires: Oct 08, 2018 Department of Aging and Disability Services, Mcallen, Texas Language Skills

English - Excellent ( Read Write Speak )

Spanish - Fair ( Read Speak )

Sign, American - Fair ( Speak )


Van Wheat

Former Teacher

South Texas College


Jessica Villanueva


PSJA High School


Clark Von Heller


South Texas College


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