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Summary
Responsible Health Care Aide with excellent communication skills demonstrated by more than five years of experience in healthcare.
Skills
  • Problem resolution ability
  • Enthusiastic caregiver
  • Feeding assistance 
  • Fast learner
  • Body mechanics competency
  • CPR certified
  • Patient positioning understanding
Experience
Health Care Aide, 07/2012 to 12/2012 Bethany Care Center Calgary, AB
  • Assisted residents with the tasks of daily living related to personal care
  • Adapted and responded to resident's requirements while working within the established service plan. Lifted and transferred patients using mechanical lifts.
  • Assists residents with day-to-day hygiene, including washing and grooming.
  • Helps residents with daily living by assisting at mealtimes or feeding when necessary.
  • Maintains and notes patients' weights, vital signs, and other specific issues
Health Care Aide, 10/2012 to 10/2014 Salvation Army at Fort McMurray Okotoks, AB
  • Encouraged each client during rehabilitation to ensure they reach the highest possible quality of life.
  • Provided support to physically disabled clients.
  • Assisted in rehabilitation programs for each client.
  • Cared up to 7 clients each shift.
  • Provided care including, catheter care, one to two person transfer and lifts.
  • Answered call bells in a timely matter.
  • Companion-ed each client to ensure comfort.
  • Assisted with feeding as needed.​
  • Assisted with walking or exercise.
Health Care Aide, 08/2017 to 11/2017 Sage Hill Retirement Residence Calgary, AB
  • Tend to patients with chronic illnesses.
  • Keep environments stocked with necessary supplies equipment and instruments.
  • Provide transportation assistance and companionship to clients.
  • Plan prepare and serve meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.
Education and Training
Certeficate, 2012 ABM College Calgary, AB, Canada
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Professional Attributes
  • Ability to work collaboratively within an interdisciplinary team 
  • Professional yet personable communication skills
  • Excellent attendance record
  • Ability to prioritize, multitask and work efficiently in a fast paced environment 
  • Conflict resolution
  • Broad medical terminology knowledge
  • Critical thinking
  • Proficient in the use of Sunrise Clinical Manager
  • Training and experience with Centricity Perinatal 
  • Culturally sensitive 
  • Body mechanics knowledge  
Education and Training
2017
Bachelor of Nursing: Nursing University of Calgary Calgary, AB, Canada
Clinical experience: community, long term care, FMC Unit 46 (General Medicine), SHC Unit 66 (General Medicine), SHC Unit 76 (Maternity), and PLC Unit 51 (Labour and Delivery; final practicum).
 
Received outstanding feedback from clinical nursing instructors and primary nurses on self-reflection, patient care and empathy, communication, time management, and conflict resolution. 
2010
Certificate: Massage Therapy Mount Royal University Calgary, AB, Canada 1100 hour Certification.  Instruction in relaxation and therapeutic massage techniques, with a focus on body mechanics. 
2007
High School Diploma William Aberhart Calgary, AB, Canada
Experience
05/2016 to Current
Health Care Aide - Casual Alberta Health Services Calgary, AB Partnered with team of Registered Nurses to ensure over all well-being of all patients. Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus. Assisted patients with healing and recovery after surgery.
03/2013 to 04/2016
Registered Massage Therapist Landmark Collaborative Health Calgary, AB Collaborated closely with interprofessional team to appropriately coordinate client care services.   Specialized in relaxation, therapeutic and hot stone massage. Also able to preform prenatal massage.  Developed personal relationships with each client, taking special care to remember the details of their lives.
03/2012 to 05/2013
Registered Massage Therapist Synergea Family Health Centre Calgary, AB
10/2010 to 05/2012
Registered Massage Therapist Ascension Wellness Centre Ltd Calgary, AB
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Summary
Certified Nursing Assistant with 8+ years work in fast-paced environment handling confidential paperwork, administering medication and providing quality patient care.
Licenses
  • BLS - Basic Life Support  & CPR Certification
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Disease & Dementia In-service Training
  • Care west Supportive Pathways of Elder Abuse Certificate
  • Medication Administration
Skills
  • Disease specialization proficiency
  • Problem resolution ability
  • Computerized charting specialist
  • Familiarity with disease management programs
  • Accomplished in colostomy care
  • Adept in oxygen machine maintenance
  • Practiced in sterilization techniques
  • Practiced inpatient and outpatient caregiver
  • Extensive medical terminology knowledge
  • Trained in grooming and bathing assistance
Experience
Health Care Aide Jan 2007 to Current
Good Samaritan- Dr Gerald Zettar Centre Edmonton, AB
  • Completed and submitted clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines.
  • Read and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration.
  • Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.
  • Directed patients in prescribed range of motion exercises and in the use of braces or artificial limbs.
Health Care Aide Jan 2003 to Dec 2010
Devonshire Care Home Edmonton, AB
  • Performed household tasks such as laundry, dusting, washing dishes and vacuuming.
  • Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.
  • Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.
  • Read and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration.
  • Positioned residents for comfort and to prevent skin pressure problems.
Hearing Instrument Specialist Feb 2003 to Feb 2010
Ex-cell Hearing Centre Saskatoon, Saskatchewen
  • Administered basic hearing tests, including air conduction, bone conduction and speech audiometry.
  • Trained clients to use hearing aids and other augmentative communications devices.
  • Created and modified impressions for ear molds and hearing aid shells.
  • Maintained and did minor repairs on hearing aid and other communications devices
  • Demonstrated assistive listening to clients.
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Professional Summary
Skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Strategic planning capability
  • Analytical thinker
  • Knowledge of Medicaid statutes and regulations
  • Promotes positive behavior
  • Talented interviewer
  • Accomplished leader
  • Savvy negotiator
  • Quality improvement competency
  • Independent judgment and decision making
Work History
Health care aide, 01/2017 to Current
Comforts of home Winnipeg
  • Led the planning and achievement of goals and objectives consistent with the agency mission and philosophy.
  • Established and maintained systems that safely met residents' needs.
  • Developed and achieved financial and growth goals.
  • Assisted in resolving and satisfying client requests and internal operational issues.
  • Certified that equipment and supplies were properly maintained for quality patient care and safety.
  • Administered job knowledge assessments and competency testing for certification-level training.
  • Monitored Infection Control and Critical Incidents, Risk Management and Quality Improvement plans.
Labour, 08/2016 to 11/2016
Club Coffee Etobicke
  • Continually maintained and improved the company's reputation and positive image in the markets served.
  • Encouraged creative thinking, problem solving, and empowerment as part of the facility management group to improve morale and teamwork.
  • Routinely collaborated with department managers to correct problems and improve services.
Education
Bachelor of Science: Nursing, 2015
Baba farid university of health sciences - India