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Professional Summary
Certified geriatric Nursing Assistant with experience serving chronically ill patients, including assisting with daily living activities and household tasks. Patient and highly compassionate.
certified geriatric nursing assistant
CPR Certification
first aid certification
patient care associate
Skill Highlights
  • blood draw
  • bladder scan 
  • ekg
  • manual and automatic blood pressure
  • blood glucose management  
  • Understands mobility assistance needs
  • Charting expertise
  • Understands medical procedures
  • Trained in grooming and bathing assistance
  • Quick problem solver
  • Medical terminology knowledge
  • Reliable transportation
  • Calm and level-headed under duress
  • Bilingual in english,hindi, urdu
Professional Experience
Patient Care Associate (PCA) 04/2017 Current sinai hospital baltimore, MD

work under direct observation of RN. check vitals every 2 hours, recordintake and out put. Perform lab work. Collect blood , perform ekg, bladderscan. chart every 2 hours. See Examples

geriatric nursing assistant 10/2014 03/2017 ridgeway manors nursing home and rehabilitation centre baltimore, md

Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager. Read and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration. Completed and submitted clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines. Prepared patient rooms prior to their arrival. Assisted with adequate nutrition and fluid intake. Directed patients in prescribed range of motion exercises and in the use of braces or artificial limbs. Provided transportation, assistance and companionship to clients.

sales associate, store manager 03/2012 03/2014 turning point baltimore, md Met incoming customers and provided immediate assistance. Retrieved alternate items and sizes on request. Listened to customer needs and preferences to provide accurate advice. Completed purchases with cash, credit and debit payment methods. Increased purchase totals by recommending additional items. Worked flexible schedule to accommodate changing customer levels. Reviewed purchases for fraudulent activities. Solicited referrals from satisfied clients. Answered incoming telephone calls with professional and knowledgeable responses. Created attractive displays. Developed and executed sales promotions.
Education and Training
2005 Associate of Arts: in pakistan - nursing pakistan
2013 geriatric nursing assistant : gandhi school of nursing - nursing assistant baltimore, md, usa
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Professional Summary
Dedicated health professional with over 10 years experience seeking OB/GYN setting take next step in career as a Physician Assistant. Skilled in performing physicals, interpreting lab and radiological imaging results, diagnosing, treating, prescribing, and educating patients. On track to graduate with Master's in Physician Assistant and take PANCE (Physician Assistant National Certification Exam) in August 2018.
  • Prenatal Visits
  • Pap Smears
  • STD Exams
  • Safe Sex Education
  • Electronic Medical Records (EPIC, Citrix, Cerna)
  • Performing Physicals
  • US (transabdominal ultrasound)
  • Cryosurgery (in office)
Master of Science Masters of Physician Assistant Towson University/CCBC Essex Towson, MD | 2018 Physician Assistant Program                            
Masters of Physician Assistant Studies & Physician Assistant Certificate  
  • Dean's List, every semester

Clinical Rotations:

Internal Medicine Johns Hopkins Bayview  5 weeks
Women's Health Johns Hopkins Bayview  5 weeks
Family Medicine Private Office  5 weeks
Community Medicine Mercy Hospital Discharge Clinic  5 weeks Surgery Private Office  5 weeks
Emergency Medicine GBMC, FSH  5 weeks
Pediatrics Howard County General Hospital  5 weeks
OB/GYNIntegrative Medicine at Crossroads 17 weeks
Bachelors of Science Biology Coppin State University Baltimore, MD | 2012
Work History
Johns Hopkins University -CHAT (Chronic Kidney Disease: Hype Research Program Assistant II | Baltimore, MD | May 2016

CHAT (Chronic Kidney Disease: Hypertension Adherence in Teens 

  • Responsible for participant screening, recruitment, and retention using inclusion and exclusion criteria.
  • Effectively communicate with the families in the study as well as the physicians in the clinic through written and oral communication.
  • Obtain proper written informed consent of study participants and clinical staff.
  • Scheduling appointments with study participants.
  • Maintain inventory of study related supplies and organizational tools to conduct the study accurately and in compliance with good research practices.
  • Train new study staff to perform all duties of a research assistant.
  • Collect, transport, process, and store biological materials for testing.
  • Performed data collection, and data entry into RED Cap database system for ongoing research projects.
  • Taking vital signs, height, and weight of study participants.
  • Travel to participant's homes and clinic visits in Maryland, D.C., Virginia, and Pennsylvania.
  • Perform medical records abstraction using EPIC.
  • Processing participant payments.
National Institute on Aging Intramural Research Program Certified Nursing Assistant | May 2014 - October 2015
  • Collected and processed bodily specimens.
  • Performed venipunctures.
  • Obtained electrocardiograms and vital signs.
  • Performed hearing and visual acuity examinations.
  • Collected 24-hour urine for analysis.
  • Obtained study data through participant interviews and accurately documented pertinent patient information.
  • Maintained patient privacy and confidentiality according to HIPPA standards.
Lorien Mays Chapel Certified Nursing Assistant | Sparks, MD
Pickersgill Retirement Community Geriatric Nursing Assistant | Towson, MD | October 2013 - August 2014
IntraStaff at Johns Hopkins, PRN Geriatric Nursing Assistant | Lutherville, MD | September 2013 - August 2014
Johns Hopkins University Summer Lab Intern | Baltimore, MD | May 2012 - August 2012
  • Performed Southern Blot tests to confirm integration sites and to determine clonality of the Avian Leukosis Virus within the chicken genome in hopes to create a model of cancer causing genes in the human genome.
  • Maintained detailed, clear records of all experiments in a laboratory notebook, including planning, execution, outcome and analysis of experiments performed.
  • In order to execute the experiments I followed SOP protocols in order to extract and duplicate DNA/RNA from cells I cultured.
  • Performed several gel electrophoreses and PCR's (polymerase chain reaction).
  • Maintained safety practices while working with radioactive isotopes to create a working probe.
Good Samaritan Nursing Center Certified Nursing Assistant/ Sitter | Baltimore, MD | February 2012
Geriatric Nursing Center
Lorien Frankford Rehabilitation Center Geriatric Nursing Assistant | Baltimore, MD | June 2002 - February 2004
  • Responsible for training new staff.
  • Distributed strict diet menus to patients.
  • Took vital signs and the weights of the patients.
  • Obtained and processed up-to-date patient information and records.
  • Assisted with personal hygiene, bathing, clothing and feeding.
  • Maintained a clean environment to help prevent the spread of communicable diseases/infections.
  • Helped the patients to reach their goals and keep them safe.
  • Escorted residents to and from appointments and outings in the community.
United States Army Combat Medic, Medical Assistant | Ft. Campbell, KY | October 2000 - September 2001
  • Administered injections to soldiers in the clinic and in the field.
  • Took vital signs of our brave soldiers.
  • Checked weight and body measurements.
  • Obtained and processed up to date patient information and records.
  • Collected and analyzed urine specimens.
  • performed urine analysis and other lab procedures.
  • Maintained a clean environment to help prevent the spread of diseases and infections.
  • Advanced in ranking due to my diligence and dedication to helping our soldiers receive the best possible medical treatment in a timely manner.
  • Received an Honorable discharge for outstanding service.
  • BLS (basic life support) with CPR and First Aid for Healthcare workers
  • ACLS (advanced cardiac life support)
  • STD/HIV prevention certification through the Baltimore City Health
  • Department GAIT ( Geriatric Assessment Interdisciplinary Team) training
Honor & Awards
  • 2012 STEM medal (undergrad)        
  • 2012 Coppin Biology Faculty Award (undergrad)        
  • 2nd Place Senior thesis on Biofuels (undergrad)
  • 2012 Merit based scholarships
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Professional Summary
Maryland Licensed BSN RN with 2 years experience in geriatric nursing with a profound desire to learn Acute care and to one day specialize in Critical Care nursing.
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Thorough physical assessments
  • Patient-focused care
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • Efficient and reliable team player
  • Compassionate caregiver
Work History
Registered Nurse 08/2012 to Current
Heron Point an ACTS Life-Retirement Community Chestertown, MD
  • Acted as patient advocate and implemented total patient care through a team nursing process covering 10-16 patients per shift.
  • Took advantage of opportunities for continuing education, quality assurance and performance improvement activities.
  • Experience with various medical conditions including Parkinson's, Dementia, Diabetes, Cancer, Alzheimer's and Dementia.
  • Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, medications, discharge instructions, and follow-up care.
  • Obtained extensive knowledge in Geriatric treatment, post-operative and rehabilitative care.
Geriatric Nursing Assistant 09/2007 to 08/2012
Heron Point an ACTS Life-Retirement Community Chestertown, MD
  • Took and recorded patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure.
  • Ensured safety and well-being of patients.
  • Assisted patients with bathing, dressing, hygiene and grooming.
  • Completed all daily living tasks to enhance the quality of life of elderly patients.
  • Partnered with team of registered nurses to achieve overall well-being of all patients.
Geriatric Nursing Assistant 05/2006 to 08/2007
Corsica Hills a Genesis HealthCare Facility Centreville, MD
Bachelor of Science: Nursing 2008-2012 Wesley College - Dover, DE
  • Coursework with emphasis in Acute Care with 1000 Clinical Hours
  • Member of Wesley College Student Nurses Association
  • Member of National Society of Leadership and Success
Certified Phlebotomy Technician: Phlebotomy Program & Nursing Prerequisites 2003-2008 Chesapeake College - Wye Mills, MD
Registered Nurse in the State of Maryland, License Number R201598
Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification 2007 to Present
CPR Certified through American Heart Association
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Professional Summary
High-energy, dedicated registered nurse with a strong work ethic and a commitment to excellence in nursing with 10 years Experience in hospital and other healthcare settings and 2 years as clinical instructor. Track record of providing compassionate nursing services to patients and students of different backgrounds.
  • Strong clinical judgement
  • Commitment to best practice
  • Goal oriented
  • Enthusiastic
  • Patient and family advocacy
  • High level of autonomy
  • Strong assessment and communication skills
  • Self-motivated
Work History
Staff Nurse Children\'s National Health System - Washington, DC 11/2006 - Current
  • Coordinate services, treatments and consultation using Cerner computer system
  • Assess patients to make out suitable nursing interventions
  • Act as patient and family advocate
  • Assess patient status and notify physicians of clinical changes
  • Educate and advice patients and their families on health-related subject in association with other health care providers
  • Build and put discharge planning process into practice on admission of patients
  • Oversee medications and treatments as approved by a physician and in keeping with established policies and protocols
  • Work together with members of an interdisciplinary healthiness team to plan, put into practice, organize and appraise patient care in discussion with patients and their families
  • Precept and mentor newly hire graduate nurses
  • Direct and supervise less skilled nursing care personnel
  • Prepare patients for and assist with examinations and treatments.
  • Train as charge nurse

Clinical Instructor Radians College - Washington, DC 11/2014 - 08/2016
  • Responsible for educating students for employment by developing their skills both in the skill lab and clinical rotation.
  • Assume responsibility of counseling students relative to policy infractions.
  • Treated the ideas, needs, weaknesses, and failures of students in confidence Strive for a timely, just and unprejudiced appraisal of all students work in terms of the grading system commonly utilized by the college.
  • Supported and promoted the objectives of the college.
  • Responsibly for the evaluation of student\'s performance.
  • Communicated with course coordinator on student\'s progress.
  • Prepared and maintained weekly student\'s evaluation.
  • Related to students in a fair, courteous, and professional manner.
  • Encouraged students to Possess a professional attitude, physically and mentally.
  • Fostered students commitment to lifelong learning by connecting course materials to broader themes and current events.
  • Developed and delivered patient assignments to students.
  • Supervised and evaluated students clinical skills.
  • Guided students in using technology to support educational research.
  • Monitored students clinical progress and referred students who were struggling to skill laboratory.

Nurse Supervisor Community Care Nursing Agency Home Health Care - Washington, DC 09/2008 - 04/2012
  • Assessed the needs of individuals and families including assessment of individual homes to identify potential health or safety problems
  • Conducted training and development activities for staff LPNs, nursing assistants and home health aides.
  • Monitored health and safety compliance and infection control within patients home.
  • Visited patients and observe nurses to ensure that proper nursing care is provided.
  • Assessed patients needs and provide them with available community resources Administered medication and immunization.
  • Acted like a liaison between patients and their physicians.
  • Instructed patients and families on health education and disease prevention and develop health improvement programs.

Home Leader Brooke Grove Rehab. and Nursing Center - Sandy Spring, MD 02/2000 - 05/2003
  • Supervised staff performance.
  • Performed annual staff evaluation
  • Participated in the development of policy and procedure
  • Participated in the hiring and training of new staff
  • Coordinated residents care
  • Acted like a liaison between residents, their families and their physicians
  • Coordinated admission of new residents
  • Performed monthly care plan.

Geriatric Nursing Assistant Brooke Grove Rehab. and Nursing Center - Sandy Spring, MD 07/1998 - 04/1999
  • Assisted patients with managing nutritional needs
  • Made beds and keep rooms clean
  • Monitored food intake
  • Helped patients with mobility
  • Managed personal hygiene and bathing
  • Provided nail, hair and skin care
  • Assisted with dressing and undressing
  • Turned and position patients as required
  • Monitored patients vital signs.

Master of Science: Health care education Nursing University of Phoenix - Phoenix, AZ 6/2014
Health care education Nursing
Associate of Science: Nursing Prince Georges Community College - Largo, MD 05/2006
Account/Business Administration
Bachelor of Arts: Account/Business Administration University of the District of Columbia - Washington, DC 05/1996
District of Columbia Nurses Association, Member. American Nurses Association, Member
Basic life support