Sandeep Kaur Khangura
Registered Practical Nurse, College of Nurses of Ontario
Dedicated, passionate and highly motivated with quality experience and an excellent track record in compassionate patient care in Retirement and Nursing Homes, palliative and community settings. Fully computer literate and proficient in both, paper and computer charting. Seeking a position as a nurse in a fast-paced healthcare environment to apply skills.
RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE
Whisperwood Villa • July,2018 to September,2019
Resident Care Worker
Charlottetown, PEI, Canada
·Performed direct patient care, assistance with elimination/toileting/personal hygiene, nutrition, Activities of Daily Living, assisting with patient turns, mobilization and transport by being sensitive and empathetic to the needs of the residents.
·Actively participated and reported in the Assessment, Care planning, Implementation and Evaluation of outcomes in the Physical Activity Programming of the residents.
·Diligently practiced good sanitation and sterile techniques to avoid infection and the spread of contagious illness.
·Consistently exercised tact and diplomacy in dealing with residents, families and visitors.
·Advocating and participating in maintenance of resident’s skin integrity.
·Coordinated and assisted elderly patients in the community with daily chores, feeding, bathing, dressing, and housekeeping.
·Provided compassionate community respite care to the families of clients with advanced Dementia and Alzheimer’s.
·Organized social and recreational activities for clients including medication management.
PROFESSIONAL SKILLS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
·Exceptional interpersonal and comprehension skills with constant endeavours to improve and develop effective communication skills.
·Familiarity and comply with all health and safety regulations and reports any injury, illness, unsafe acts or conditions.
·Proficient in filling out necessary forms/surveys and completing mandatory paper and computer charting.
·Outstanding ability to prioritize and organize tasks according to institutional and resident needs.
·Fostered multitasking and Team Player skills with flexibility in meeting employer needs.
·Extensive experience in Long Term care, Nursing Homes and Community setting.
·Excellent attendance, punctuality and work record.
Southbrook Retirement Community
·Assessment and assisting in the care for Dementia, challenging behaviors, the frail elderly, palliative care or high intensity needs care.
·Advocating for residents with visual and hearing impairments and also assisting residents with Dementia and Alzheimer's.
·Collaborate with the clerk in maintaining bulletin board and update the information kiosk with new pamphlets.
·Render constructive feedback in order to improve effectiveness of the activities organized for the residents.
·Engaged in the transport of residents to the church and for other leisure activities.
·General Nursing and Midwifery Diploma in Nursing- Punjab, India 3.5 years course
·Nursing Leadership and Management Course, Seneca College, 1 year course, Canada
·Palliative Care in Nursing (One-year post graduation certificate course)
oNiagara College, Ontario, Canada
·Standard First Aid including Level “C” Two-Rescuer, CPR for Health care professionals’ certificate
References available upon request