Fargo, North Dakota 58103
Compassionate and dependable Certified Nursing Assistant with 2 years’ successful track record of providing personal care service to residents and clients suffering from diseases and disabilities. Proficient in prioritizing and completing tasks in a timely manner while demonstrating adaptability and flexibility.
Natural problem solver with the ability to ensure safety and comfort of patients. Outgoing team player, communicates effectively with staff, patients, families and all levels of management.
Direct Support Professional
Divine House, Moorhead, MN 02/2017 – Present
Provide supervision and guidance for residents during skills building activities
Develop and implement individual treatment plans for residents
Assist with daily living activities, including preparing meals and assisting with personal hygiene
Develop a rapport with residents and cultivate a safe and supportive relationship
Update resident case notes daily
Direct Care Professional
Comfort for All, Inc. Philadelphia, PA July 2014 – October 2016
Assisted individuals with their daily living, provided safety, and comfort.
Provided assistance to people with basic tasks such as bathing, dressing, grooming and eating.
Helped with home management tasks such as preparing meals, grocery shopping, and cleaning.
Managed day to day activities to support habilitation needs.
Increased level of independence by providing daily undertakings that promote self-management.
Developed relationship to build trust and execute developmental and operational activities.
Bury Community Clinic, Monrovia, Liberia July 2007 – January 2012
Established a compassionate environment by providing emotional, psychological, and spiritual support to patients, friends, and families.
Promoted patient's independence by establishing patient care goals; teaching patient, friends, and family to understand condition, medications, and self-care skills; answering questions.
Assured quality of care by adhering to therapeutic standards; measuring health outcomes against patient care goals and standards; making or recommending necessary adjustments; following hospital and nursing division's philosophies and standards of care set by state board of nursing, state nurse practice act, and other governing agency regulations.
Resolved patient problems and needs by utilizing multidisciplinary team strategies.
Maintained safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations; calling for assistance from health care support personnel.
Protected patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols, medication administration and storage procedures, and controlled substance regulations.
Core Nursing Assisting Skills
Education & Certification
Minnesota State Community & Technical College, Moorhead, MN 2016 – Present
Student, Licensed Practical Nurse
Smyth Institute of Management & Technology, Monrovia, Liberia - 2007
Associate Degree, Nursing
Current CAN License from Data School of Nursing – State of North Dakota
JJ Ross Memorial High School, Monrovia, Liberia 2002