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Health Assistant

Winston-Salem, NC
October 24, 2018

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Kyra Brown

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Bachelor of Science in Public Health December 2017 Minor: Psychology

East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

Certifications: Certified Nurse's Assistant, AHA Healthcare Provider, CPR Certified Related Coursework: Health Disparities, Women’s Health Across the Lifespan, Rural Health, Principles of Public Health, Exercise and Sports Science, Kinesiology, Developmental Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, Health Policy and Law, Theories of Public Health

Summary of Qualifications

Dynamic, organized self-starter; thrives in high pressure, task saturated, no-fail environments. Possesses high programming, evaluation and analytical skills. Uncanny ability to adapt to any programming environment with very short learning curve. Well versed in research, logic building and capable of strategically developing programs to promote health to diverse audiences. Versatile team player with excellent communication and collaborative skills; built partnership capacity with stakeholders and other community organizations for the fulfillment of program. Internship

East Carolina University-Lucille Gorham Intergenerational Community Center Executive Staff Intern Greenville, North Carolina August - December 2017

● Provided executive support to: Director, Assistant Program Director, Grants Coordinator, and Family Coordinator

● Developed programs with Health Department, Social Services, and local business owners to decrease health disparities between West Greenville community and Greater Pitt County area

● Built partnership capacity with Greater Greenville area; collaborated with local business owners and organizations

● Supported advisory board, strategic planning, city council, superior court, parent and social marketing meetings

● Assessed community health concerns and proposed programs to mitigate issues

● Developed and implemented programs to promote and increase health and physical activity

● Authored and distributed materials to educate and mitigate specific community health issues

● Administered assessments to measure and track program efficacy

● Created and presented healthy habits models to youth programs; designed worksheets and administered assessments

● Co-developed and obtained budget approval for calendar year 2018 Arts Education Program

● Identified grants to bolster and sustain community programs

● Assisted Director in locating and retaining health professionals for community health fairs

● Disseminated circulars and advertisements to community highlighting programs and events held at the center Relevant Experience

At Home Personal Care

Certified Nurse’s Assistant Greenville, NC June 2017-Current Primary care provider for 8 or more patients per day

● Assisted patients in performing personal care duties to include: bathing, oral hygiene,, eating and hydration, grooming and dressing

● Prepared and administered medication in a timely manner,

● Accurately recorded vital signs and tested blood glucose levels

● Transported patients to doctor’s appointments and other errands

● Preparation of daily meals

Oak Haven Assisted Living


CNA / MEDTEC training Greenville, NC May – September 2015

● Primary Care provider for 10 or more total patients per day

● Supervised 4 CNA’s during shifts

● Assisted patients in performing personal care duties, such as bathing, oral hygiene, toileting, eating and hydration, grooming and dressing

● Transported patients to appointments

● Administered medication, insulin, recorded vital signs and checked blood glucose levels Elmhurst Elementary School Greenville, NC January - May 2015

● Volunteered as an adapted P.E. gym instructor

● Assisted special needs children with performing athletic activities

● Modified Physical Education plans to accommodate students with special needs

● Assisted with Pitt County Special Olympics Assisted with set up and break down of track and field events

● Responsible for supervising participants

Campus Activities

Vice President, Marketing Representative, FAME Modeling Troupe September 2014-Present 2

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