Competent and compassionate health care aide with 3 years of relevant work experience, possessing a Health Care Aide Certificate
Knowledgeable of basic patient care operations, medications and medical terminology; capable of handling 30 lbs. or more and working, sitting, or standing for extended periods
Worked in a fast-paced, high-pressure environments; able to adapt to workplace demands
Familiar with computer technology: Microsoft Office Word; Internet and email usage
Proficient in recording, documenting and reporting patients’ daily history
Walked and conversed with client to keep him/her healthy and mentally alert.
Completed daily health care tasks; assisted client with oral hygiene, grooming, and dressing, ensuring their health and well-being.
Responded to client signal or call, responding to concerns using empathy and understanding.
Followed nurses' instructions regarding specialized diets in an accurate manner; feeding or helping client with feeding.
Changed bed sheets and bedding and mopping floors, fully complying with health and safety standards
Easily approachable and friendly
Possessed First Aid/CPR and Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Certificates; Criminal Record, Child Abuse, and Adult Abuse Checks
Emptying colostomy bag; recording accurate levels of urine; applying incontinence products while respecting client’s right to privacy and dignity.
Logging information on client’s hard-copy chart such as bath times, tub sanitation times, food and liquid intake and bowel movements and any behavioural changes, for prompt review by supervising nurse.
Consulted with supervisor regarding client’s ongoing care plan and medications as needed.
Collaborated with family members, doctors, and other health care professionals in order to provide optimal service.
Utilizing Hoyer lift for transfer to/from bed/chair/bath, guaranteeing safety and security.
Relevant Work Experience
Health Care Aide (Full Time) April 2014 - 2016
Vital Life (formerly known as ORG Canada Winnipeg, Manitoba
Health Care Aide (Casual) September 2014 - 2015
CH Health Care Agency Winnipeg, Manitoba
Support Worker 2015-2016
Vision of Independency (Full Time) Winnipeg, Manitoba
Education and Training
Health Care Aide Certificate November 2013 – April 2014
Academy of Learning Winnipeg, Manitoba
Health Care Aide Practicum April 2014
River Park Gardens Personal Care Home Winnipeg, Manitoba
Pharmacy Technician Diploma September 2004 – June 2007
Pharma Health Science College Awassa, Ethiopia
Pharmacy Technician Certificate September 2003 – June 2006
Siloam Health Science College Wolaita, Ethiopia
Other Work Experiences
Cleaner April 2013 – June 2013
Class A Service Limited Winnipeg, Manitoba
Pharmacy Technician December 2008 – September 2012
Soddo Christian Hospital Wolaita, Ethiopia
Pharmacy Technician November 2007 – December 2008
Damot Rural Drug Vendor Wolaita, Ethiopia
Customer Service Provider January 2009 – August 2009
MIK’s Collection Wolaita, Ethiopia
Sales Manager September 2005 – September 2006
Abyssinia Supermarket Wolaita, Ethiopia