Direct Care Assistant Resume Samples

The basic responsibility of a Direct Care Assistant is to provide basic care to mentally and physically impaired and/or elderly patients. Some of the common daily activities are listed on the Direct Care Assistant Resume as follows – assisting clients with day-to-day activities, supporting in a range of activities such as eating, using the toilet and doing light housekeeping; helping clients in maintaining good hygiene, dressing patients, managing healthcare needs, obtaining and using transportation, scheduling doctor’s appointment, and managing their finances.

The job description should contain qualities such as detail-oriented, ability to follow rules and institutional procedures, knowledge of maintaining a positive attitude and a friendly demeanor; and physical abilities to move and lift disabled patients or heavy equipment. The minimum education requirement includes a high school diploma or GED. Most states also necessitate a relevant certification.

Direct Care Assistant Resume example

Direct Care Assistant Resume

Objective : Over 30 years of experience, including supervisory experience in the field of developmental and physical disabilities and behavioral challenges, autism, mental health and caring for people of all ages.

Skills : Communicate, Listening, Monitoring Of Vitals Signs.

Description :

    1. Assisted with daily living skills based on all levels of abilities.
    2. Gave assistance with financial needs and understanding of, social skills and building relationships, guidance in working in the community.
    3. Oversaw household duties and offering assistance as needed.
    4. Communicated with each individual based upon their personal style of communication.
    5. Assured safety of each person and cleanliness of their environment.
    6. Used of adaptive equipment (hoyer lift, eating utensils, walker, wheelchair, gait belt).
    7. Built relationships with several individuals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Nursing


Asst. Direct Care Assistant Resume

Headline : To obtain a full time position that will strengthen skill and broaden ability in a specialized field.

Skills : cpr certification, drafting AutoCAD, dental assistant.

Description :

    1. Performed daily record keeping.
    2. Assisted with Activity Daily Living Meal preparation Housekeeping Medication administration.
    3. Provided companionship Shift report Patient assessments.
    4. Assisted and served adults with disabilities in their every day lives.
    5. Supported in making choices for themselves and becoming more independent.
    6. Exchanged information with next shift and/or with support staff.
    7. Taught to be supportive of basic nutrition.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Associate Direct Care Assistant Resume

Headline : Ability to adapt and develop teamwork while handling situations with discretion. Extremely well versed in personnel management, strategic planning, and training for large staffs.

Skills : Dental assistant, Customer service.

Description :

    1. Assisted Direct Care Supervisor in the assessment of each individuals(s) abilities, interests and need areas toward independent living.
    2. Assisted Direct Care Supervisor in the development of each ISP.
    3. Staffed behavior and interaction with individuals shall be directed towards the attainment of goals set forth within each ISP.
    4. Assisted individuals(s) in budgeting skills.
    5. Taught self-medication skills according to DMR regulations, and when appropriate supervise in medication administration.
    6. Monitored individuals engaging in daily chores.
    7. Taught individuals as needed in grocery shopping, menu planning, meal preparation and clean up.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Direct Care Assistant I Resume

Headline : Dedicated to fulfilling the duties pertaining to Administrative services. Strong ability to communicate clearly and effectively. Flexible, adaptable and willing to work diligently in any work setting.

Skills : Customer service, Dental care.

Description :

    1. Fulfilled receptionist duties.
    2. Verified patient insurance coverage during new intakes.
    3. Responsible for recording patient vital signs, also for recording daily patient input and output.
    4. Provided primary resident care and assistance with Activities of Daily Living to 32 patients.
    5. Implemented safety measures and techniques in Assultive Behavior Management for patients with cognitive disabilities that may affect and alter their mental capacity.
    6. Provided leisure/recreational activities of individual(s) choice, increase individual's self-initiative in leisure activities.
    7. Assisted individuals with preparation of daytime activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate In Medical Assistant

Direct Care Assistant II Resume

Objective : To seek a high level job position dealing with the field of a correctional officer, as well as, a compliance officer and/ or probation officer.

Skills : Microsoft word, filing, Typing, great customer service.

Description :

    1. Managed visitor's needs and questions.
    2. Responsible for the coordination and implementation of all services offered to each individual.
    3. Provided direct supervision with the daily operations of assigned group of individuals which involves ensuring a safe and supportive environment of the individuals.
    4. Documented and reported on each individual with regard to outcomes.
    5. Desired outcomes daily and quarterly.
    6. Engaged individuals in the process of preparing their meals.
    7. Administered medications to individuals as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Associate In Health

Direct Care Assistant II Resume

Headline : Demonstrated ability to review patient chart, treatments, record and report experimental symptoms, reactions, and changes in patient's conditions.

Skills : General patient care and basic patient education.

Description :

    1. Met with patients and families to further assist them with living and caring for themselves outside of the facility.
    2. Made sure that all the residents are receiving proper medications, meal, hygienic environment, and basic care.
    3. Supervised behavior of residents Transporting residents to the doctors to meet appointments.
    4. Assisted patients in day program with feeding,changes,vitals activities,mobility.
    5. Provided daily living assistance to patients, such as grooming, transportation and cleaning.
    6. Assured residents received proper medication, venipuncture, injections and meals.
    7. Assisted clients/individuals in daily living which included: Morning Grooming, teeth brushing, diaper changing.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Business

Direct Care Assistant III Resume

Objective : To secure a career working with people in a leadership role utilizing education and work experience. Participate in resident satisfaction surveys; evaluate resident satisfaction based on patient satisfaction rating or comments made on a survey form.

Skills : Program Development, Microsoft Office, Experience Working With Hospice And Dementia Patients.

Description :

    1. Administered bedside or personal care, such as ambulation or personal hygiene assistance.
    2. Prepared and maintained records of client progress and services.
    3. Performed, reporting changes in client condition to manager or supervisor.
    4. Participated in case reviews, consulting with the team caring for the client, to evaluate the client's needs and plan for continuing services.
    5. Changed bed linens or make beds.
    6. Documented or otherwise report observations of patient behavior, complaints, or physical symptoms to nurses.
    7. Fed patients or assisted patients to eat or drink.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master's In Human Services

Direct Care Assistant/Representative Resume

Objective : Proven record of streamlining operations, implementing computer technology and spearheading initiatives that positively affect staff efficiency, quality assurance and bottom line profits.

Skills : Great customer service, Patient care, Hospitality.

Description :

    1. Provided direct care in assigned area of responsibility.
    2. Performed assessments, take vital signs, and administer medications under the direction of the provider.
    3. Assigned tasks to other staff members and manage workload by prioritizing needs and managing resources.
    4. Provided patients with food, water, and other comfort items as needed.
    5. Monitored patients on an hourly basis to ensure they are following instructions and not becoming agitated or anxious.
    6. Call for assistance when needed or alert supervisor/manager when needed.
    7. Maintained confidentiality at all times.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Associate In Health

Direct Care Assistant/Executive Resume

Headline : Self-motivated with excellent interpersonal and time management skills. Currently enrolled at Southern New Hampshire University in the Master's program for Industrial & Organizational Psychology.

Skills : Copying, filing, answering multi phone lines, computer.

Description :

    1. Instructed, advised, and participated in household cleanliness, personal hygiene, and monthly budgets.
    2. Provided over-night care as needed.
    3. Completed all paperwork including MARS and IPPS.
    4. Performed other duties as assigned.
    5. Contacted Group Home Owner & Operator.
    6. Completed all paperwork including MARS and IPPS.
    7. Recorded patient information, such as vital signs, eating habits, behavior, progress notes, treatments, or discharge plans.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Organizational Psychology

Direct Care Assistant Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Direct Care Assistant with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which company.

Skills : Excellent communication, Hospitality management.

Description :

    1. Cleaned and disinfected rooms and furnishinged to maintain a safe and orderly environment.
    2. Restrained or aided patients as necessary to prevent injury.
    3. Provided mentally impaired or emotionally disturbed patients with routine physical, emotional, psychological, or rehabilitation care under the direction of nursing or medical staff.
    4. Served meals or fed patients needing assistance or persuasion.
    5. Accompanied patients to and from wards for medical or dental treatments, shopping trips, or religious or recreational events.
    6. Participated in recreational activities with patients, including card games, sports, or television viewing.
    7. Completed administrative tasks, such as entering orders into computer, answering telephone calls, or maintaining medical or facility information.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma