Leah M.|West Hartford, CT
3 yrs exp
27 yrs old
Part-Time Caregiver/Certified Nursing Assistant
My past senior care experience includes two years as a certified nursing assistant in a long-term nursing facility, 1 year as a 1:1 aide for a senior patient, as well as numerous clinical as a nursing student in a hospital.
Ailments that I've assisted with include: patients with dementia, wheelchair bound, indwelling catheter, bed bound, non verbal, stroke, short term orthotic rehabs, tracheostomy care, patients with clostridium difficile colitis, patients with diabetes, oxygen use, etc.
Tasks that I have completed include bathing and dressing patients, helping patients eat, vital signs, re-positioning patients, transporting patients, medication management, transferring patients from bed to wheelchair, change bed sheets and restock rooms with necessary supplies, clean and sanitize patient areas, physical assessment, supportive care, pain control, thorough documentation/communication with doctors and family members, and providing patients with stimulating and engaging activities