Hospice Aide Resume Samples

A Hospice Aide is a healthcare professional who will undertake the duty of providing personal care within hospice settings. The common work activities listed on the Hospice Aide Resume include the following – collaborating with physicians and other medical professional, making frequent visits to the patient, evaluating the condition of the patient, helping in administering medication, alleviating sudden symptoms of the patient’s disease end phase, assisting the patient’s and their families with paperwork; and helping relatives cope with the loss.

Job skills and requirements needed for the position include the following – knowledge of nursing care processes and medication guidelines; commitment to safety precautions and high ethical standards; proficiency in English; emotional and mental stability, and compassionate nature. A high school diploma, current CPR certification, and a formal nurse training are needed for the job.

Hospice Aide Resume

Objective : Certified Nursing Assistant in home health care and hospice care settings. Established record of reliability and creating positive rapport with patients, family and staff.

Skills : Nursing.

Description :

    1. Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records.
    2. Delivered high-quality and compassionate treatment to indigent and low-income patient community.
    3. Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments.
    4. Provided necessary health education training for patients.
    5. Took and recorded patients' temperature, pulse and blood pressure.
    6. Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.
    7. Read and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration.
    8. Completed and submitted clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Business


Hospice Aide/Home Health Resume

Headline : Seeking employment with a company to utilize my occupational skills and educational background. Abilities C.N.A. Able to provide care safely and effectively Proficient in basic skills, bathing, shaving, bed making, feeding, vital signs as ordered Promptly attends to needs of patient Willing to learn new skills Excellent communication with other members of health care team.

Skills : Hospice.

Description :

    1. Performs basic patient care activities necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of terminally ill patients in various settings including residential and hospice facility care.
    2. Assists patients with personal hygiene, elimination, feeding and mobility according to the patient's needs and the nursing orders for the plan of care.
    3. Assists with medications that are ordinarily self-administered.
    4. Communicates with the hospice RN Case Manager regarding services provided and significant findings regarding the patient's functional status and change in care needs.
    5. Documents the care provided and patient's response to care the day the care is provided.
    6. Participates with the IDG team in the development and implementation of the patient's and family's plan of care.
    7. Follows written patient care instructions prepared by the supervising Registered Nurse.
    8. Provides hands-on personal care; assists in ambulation or exercise; performs simple procedures as an extension of therapy or nursing services.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Nursing


Hospice Aide I Resume

Objective : Experienced nurse assistant licensed in ohio with strong clinical and people skills. Professionally trained with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for wide variety of patients with diverse needs. Responsible with excellent communication skills demonstrated by 22 years of experience in healthcare and 2 years hospice care. Level-headed health professional who remains calm and effective in extremely difficult and stressful situations.

Skills : CPR First Aid Certification.

Description :

    1. Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress and concerns.
    2. Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients.
    3. Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding and elimination.
    4. Helped patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs and automobiles.
    5. Assisted with patient transfer and ambulation.
    6. Maintained sanitary residents' and program rooms.
    7. Followed safe lifting techniques and individual resident lifting instructions.
    8. Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease, and muscular dystrophy.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Nursing

Hospice Aide II Resume

Objective : Looking for a new challenge to hone my existing skills and explore new opportunities. The combination of my personality and professional experience makes me an ideal addition to any medical facility. I am self-starting, motivated, reliable and creative; I have exceptional organizational and communication skills. I require limited to no supervision and have the foresight to take a project from conception to completion with minimal guidance.

Skills : Documentation, Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Patient Care.

Description :

    1. Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.
    2. Completed and submitted clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines.
    3. Assisted with adequate nutrition and fluid intake.
    4. Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.
    5. Cleaned and organized patients' living quarters.
    6. Positioned residents for comfort and to prevent skin pressure problems.
    7. Assisted with transferring residents in and out of wheelchairs and adaptive equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Vocational In Nursing

Hospice Aide III Resume

Summary : Certified Nursing Assistant in home health care and hospice care settings. Established record of reliability and creating positive rapport with patients, family, and staff.

Skills : Word Processing.

Description :

    1. Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.
    2. Prepared patient rooms prior to their arrival.
    3. Planned, prepared and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.
    4. Cleaned and organized patients living quarters.
    5. Positioned residents for comfort and to prevent skin pressure problems.
    6. Assisted with transferring residents in and out wheelchair and adaptive equipment.
    7. Tended to patients with chronic illnesses.
    8. Charted daily information on the residents such as mood changes, mobility activity, eating percentages, and daily inputs and outputs.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Nursing Assistant

Hospice Aide/Supervisor Resume

Summary : Over 5 years of experience as a nursing assistant and personal caregiver has provided deep understanding of how to connect with diverse clients and staff. Highly skilled and nurturing communicator continually focused on helping clients feel supported and comfortable, while patiently explaining policies and procedures.

Skills : Advocacy, Case Management, Computer Skills, Communication.

Description :

    1. Maintained friendly, courteous and sympathetic demeanor during home visits to patients with declining mental and/or physical health.
    2. Successfully worked with a large number of patients varying in race, creed, age and health status.
    3. Participated in bi-weekly collaboration with other health professionals to determine eligibility, re-certification and additional client resources.
    4. Recommended the initiation of procedures to grant, modify, deny or terminate client program participation.
    5. Communicated sensitive information to relative parties.
    6. Maintained accurate documentation, managed supplies, analyzed data and completed human service/health-related reports.
    7. Created, corrected and implemented individualized care-plans for clients, including, but not limited to those suffering from ailments such as Dementia, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's disease and Mental Retardation.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certified Nursing Assistant

Senior Hospice Aide Resume

Summary : Customer Service professional experienced working in healthcare-paced, as well as Call center environment; demanding strong organizational, technical, and interpersonal skills. Trustworthy, ethical, and discreet; committed to superior service. Confident and poised in interactions with individuals at all levels. Detail-oriented and resourceful in managing projects to successful completion. Capabilities include:.

Skills : Customer Service, Performance Improvement, Scheduling.

Description :

    1. Maintained records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
    2. Checked patients' pulse, temperature, and respiration.
    3. Provided patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, and wheelchairs, and with dressing and grooming.
    4. Cared for patients by changing bed linens, washing and ironing laundry, cleaning, or assisting with their personal care.
    5. Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
    6. Maintained trach care, bolus feedings, vital signs and documentation.
    7. Provided social and emotional support to family and patients transitioning.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Certification In Technology

Hospice Aide/Assistant Resume

Objective : Certified Nursing Assistant with fourteen years experience serving chronically ill patients, including assisting with daily living activities and household tasks. I am patient and highly compassionate. Current certifications in First Aid, CPR .I have knowledge of proper feeding, grooming and wound care procedures.

Skills : Phlebotomy, Computer Skills.

Description :

    1. Communicate with patients to ascertain feelings or need for assistance or social and emotional support.
    2. Document or otherwise report observations of patient behavior, complaints, or physical symptoms to nurses.
    3. Gather information from caregivers, nurses, or physicians about patient condition, treatment plans, or appropriate activities.
    4. Feed patients or assist patients to eat or drink.
    5. Observe or examine patients to detect symptoms that may require medical attention, such as bruises, open wounds, or blood in urine.
    6. Provide physical support to assist patients to perform daily living activities, such as getting out of bed, bathing, dressing, using the toilet, standing, walking, or exercising.
    7. Remind patients to take medications or nutritional supplements.
    8. Explain medical instructions to patients or family members.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
CNA/Nursing

Junior Hospice Aide Resume

Objective : Certified Nursing Assistant in home health care and hospice care settings. Established record of reliability and creating positive rapport with patients, family and staff.

Skills : CPR, Proxy Care Certified, First Aid.

Description :

    1. Observed and documented patients status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.
    2. Positioned residents for comfort and to prevent skin pressure problems.
    3. Assisted with transferring residents in and out of wheelchairs.
    4. Tended to patients with chronic illnesses.
    5. Maintained a clean, orderly and well-stocked environment.
    6. Comforted patients and provided them with reassurance and encouragement.
    7. Exhibited compassionate care and communicated with regard to issues of death and dying.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Medical Assistant

Lead Hospice Aide Resume

Summary : Bilingual professionally trained phlebotomist with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for a wide variety of patients with diverse needs. Certified nurse assistant with four years of experience in the healthcare field. Skilled in providing care in various different fields from traveling to different faculties for phlebotomy, working in a skilled nursing home to working as a dental assistant.

Skills : Bilingual, Computer skills.

Description :

    1. Plan, Purchase, prepare, or serve meals to patients.
    2. Change bed linen, wash and iron patients laundry, and clean patients quarters.
    3. Provide patients with help moving in and out of bed, wheelchairs or automobiles, and with dressing and grooming.
    4. Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
    5. Maintain records of patients care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observation with supervisor or case manager.
    6. Accompany clients to doctors' offices and on other trips outside of home, providing transportation, assistance and companionship.
    7. Provide patients and family with emotional support.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Diploma

Hospice Aide Associate Resume

Summary : A sympathetic and devoted Certified Nursing Assitant with years of experience in giving clinical and non-clinical care to disabled people. Desire to work for an agency that can utilize my experience and compassion to help others.

Skills : Microsoft Office Products.

Description :

    1. Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
    2. Checked patients' pulse, temperature and respiration.
    3. Care for patients by changing linens, cleaning and assisting with personal care.
    4. Administer prescribed medications, under the written direction of their physician.
    5. Prepared meals for patients according to prescribed diets.
    6. Accompany patients to doctors appointments and other trips outside the home.
    7. Provided emotional support for patients and family members.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master of Science

Hospice Aide Resume

Objective : Experience serving chronically ill patients, Worked in a fast pace learning environment, handling confidential paperwork. Administering medication and providing quality patient care. Monitored vital signs, assisted with feeding, bathing/grooming, positioning and range of motion exercises.

Skills : Excellent communication skill. Time management, Reliable, Computer skills.

Description :

    1. Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.
    2. Read and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration.
    3. Positioned residents for comfort and to prevent skin pressure problems.
    4. Assisted with transferring residents in and out of wheelchairs and adaptive equipment.
    5. Assisted with ADLs Documented resident records on daily flow sheets.
    6. Provided patients and families with emotional support.
    7. Comforted patients and provided them with reassurance and encouragement.
    8. Sensitive to the needs of geriatric patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
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