Patient Care Assistant with *+ years of experience in both clinical and long-term care settings, performing duties related to patient or resident care under the direction of regulated Health Care Professionals making sure of providing a safe, clean and comfortable environment for patients.
G L E N D A B E N I T E Z
Restorative Care Aide
Villa Forum LTC, Mississauga, ON / Dec 2019 – Present
Assists in the provision of a safe, clean and comfortable environment, including carrying out cleaning and infection control activities as required.
Feeding of patients as necessary, or assistance with meals as required .
Participate in Restorative Care Programs, including ADLs training.
Plan, Organize and implement recreational programs within the home to meet residents needs.
HEALTH CARE AIDE
Got Care-Home Care Agency. Toronto, ON / May 2019-Sept 2019
Assisting client with ambulation, toileting, bathing and personal hygiene functions
Provides physical assistance to client as required by assisting with lifts and transfers
Performs various clients care duties & related non-professional activities necessary in meeting patient’s personal needs and comfort.
Maintaining proper documentation and reports all concerns voiced by clients and their families
Maintaining a safe, clean and comfortable environment, including carrying out cleaning and infection control activities.
Cawthra Gardens LTC, Mississauga, ON / Feb 2014 – April 2019
Engage residents in exercise programs designed to maintain/improve functional ability
Record residents progress using Activity Pro and PCC
Create/ update individualized care plans to guarantee client centered approach to care
Perform both group and individualized programs improving motor control and stimulating muscle movement
Carry out ADL training
Perform appropriate patient transfers, lifting and body mechanic techniques .
CERTIFICATE IN COMMUNICATION ESL
University of Vancouver (VIU) at B.C.
Vancouver, BC 2011-2012
DIPLOMA FROM ATHLETE HIGH SCHOOL
DIPLOMA IN PTA/OTA
Trillium College Toronto 2012-2014
Aging and Gerontology Certificate
Ryerson University, Dec 2019-Working towards Certificate
CERTIFICATE FOR HEALTH CARE AIDE (Online Training)
- Approach to Quality Care Training
Institute of Health Policy, Management & Evaluation at the University of Toronto. March,2019
CERTIFICATE IN RESTORATIVE CARE I & II
- Specializing in Stroke Care and Neurological Conditions
George Brown College
Toronto, ON 2017-2018
PATIENT CARE ASSISTANT (PCA)
Strong Work Ethic and Time Management
Fluent Spanish and Portuguese
Proficient in all Microsoft Office
Emergency First Aid and CPR
2590 Argyle Rd