Vanessa S.|Royal Oak, MI
4 yrs exp
40 yrs old
Home Care Assistance Available Mondays Through Fridays And Every Other Weekend From 10 PM To 7 AM
Motivated Nurse Assistant with a highly effective communication style. Efficient worker who demonstrates strong time management and prioritization skills. Level-headed health professional who remains calm and effective in extremely difficult and stressful situations. Strong belief in importance of companionship and support in patient care.
Dementia and Alzheimer's knowledge
Companionship and emotional support
Efficient and reliable team player
Committed team player
Able to handle human specimens like blood, feces, and urine
Able to remain calm at all times
Professional bedside manner
Diabetes, Hospice, and Stroke Patient Care
Excellent verbal and written communication
Ability to follow set rules and protocol
Time management and organizational skills
Sanctuary at Bellbrook Rochester Hills, MI
Nurses Assistant 06/2012 to Current
Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure and pulse.
Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients.
Obtained information about clients' medical history, drug history, complaints and allergies.
Pass medication when needed
Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding and elimination.
Helped patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs and automobiles.
Maintained a clean, healthy and safe environment.
Assisted with patient transfer and ambulation.
Maintained sanitary residents' and program rooms.
Followed safe lifting techniques and individual resident lifting instructions.
Answered patient calls for care and feeding.
Assisted nurses with wound care for pressure ulcers, bed sores, and surgical site wounds.
Supported diagnostic procedures, assisted with technical nursing treatments and entered information in patient records and charts.
Documents objective data and routine aspects of patient care.
Collects patient specimens and data, including vital signs, input/output and other delegated measurements.
Provided a comforting and soothing environment.
Helped residents programming goals and increase their independence.
Answered call lights and aided in patient comfort and safety by adjusting beds, lights, bed rails, pillows, patients' clothing and bedside tables/equipment.