Cherisse Anne Alvaro
Abu Dhabi, U.A.E email@example.com +971-**-***-**** Skype Id: Cherisse Anne Alvaro Professional Experience:
Personal Support Worker Home Care Nurse June 2016 to present Avadi Home Health Care CVA & Diabetic Patient Abu Dhabi, U.A.E Personal Support Worker Home Care Nurse March 2014 to April 2016 Post CVA Alzheimer’s Disease Patient Dubai, U.A. E
Provide comprehensive nursing care that assists clients to achieve optimum health and quality of life in situations of chronic disease, acute illness, and injury or through the process of dying. Care will be provided in one or more specialty areas, including child care, wound care, palliative care, home intravenous therapy, or chronic illness.
Develop, facilitate, implement and modify health promotion activities based on the needs of the client.
Make referrals to other health care professionals to ensure early diagnosis and prompt intervention
Complete initial assessment of patient and family to determine home care needs. Provides a complete physical assessment and history of current and previous illness/es.
regularly re-evaluates patient nursing needs
Initiate the plan of care and makes necessary revisions as patient status and needs change
Use health assessment data to determine nursing diagnosis
Develop a care plan which establishes goals, based on nursing diagnosis and incorporates therapeutic, preventive, and rehabilitative nursing actions. Includes the patient and the family in the planning process
Initiate appropriate preventive and rehabilitative nursing procedures. Administers medications and treatments as prescribed by the physician
Counsel the patient and family in meeting nursing and related needs
Provide health care instructions to the patient as appropriate per assessment and plan. Medical & Surgical Nurse March 2012 to March 2014
Ricardo P. Rodriguez Memorial Hospital Pampanga, Philippines
Perform nursing interventions for the comfort and well-being of the patient.
Assess patients admitted in the hospital in order to make correct diagnoses and plans and subsequently provide appropriate nursing interventions.
Collaborate with members of an interdisciplinary health team such as respiratory therapists, laboratory assistants, physical therapists, and radiology technicians to plan and implement patient care in consultation with patients and their families.
Operate or monitor medical apparatus or equipment such as mechanical ventilator, oxygen apparatus, suction machine, ECG machine, glucometer, nebulizer, pulse oximeter, and chest thoracostomy apparatus.
Assist in episiorrhapy, pleurodesis dilatation and curettage, and perform other medical procedures such as IV insertion, NGT insertion, wound dressing and foley catheter insertion.
Administer oral and parenteral medications and treatments such as IVF therapy, oxygen therapy, nebulization, nasogastric tube feeding, total parenteral nutrition feeding, and suctioning as prescribed by a physician or according to the established policies and protocols.
Prepare equipment and assist the physician during treatment and examination.
Observe, record and report patients' condition and reaction to drugs, treatments and significant incidents to supervisor or physician.
Maintain patients' medical records on nursing observations and actions taken such as medications and treatments given.
Record nursing needs on nursing care plan to assure continuity of care.
Observe emotional stability in handling patients and express interest in their progress and prepare them for continuing care after discharge.
Provide discharge instructions and counseling to patients and their families including but not limited to proper in-take or administration of prescribed medications, diet, follow through check-ups and health teachings prior to leaving the hospital to prevent diseases and recurrence of the same illness. Education
Bachelor of Science in Nursing 2007 to 2011
Holy Angel University Pampanga, Philippines
Relevant Certifications, License, and Seminars Attended Registered Nurse- Professional Regulation Commission- Philippines Validity: May 2023
Registered Nurse- Health Authority of Abu Dhabi
Validity: March 2020
Basic Life Support September 2019
Diabetes Care, Education and Management September 2019 Advanced Cardiac Life Support October 2017
Post- Cardiac Arrest Care October 2017
Airway Management October 2017
Electrical Therapy October 2017
ECG Reading and Interpretation October 2017
Pharmacology Emergency October 2017
Emergency Care October 2017
Foreign Body Airway Obstruction October 2017
Advanced Cardiac Life Support October 2017
Basic Trauma Assessment and Management- October 2017 Emergency Oxygen October 2017
Home Care Accreditation Workshop October 2016
Diabetes and Endocrine Update September 2016
Reference Available Upon Request