Nursing Assistant Resume Samples

A Nursing Assistant is a healthcare professional who takes the responsibility of assisting patients with their various healthcare needs under the supervision of a licensed or Registered Nurse. A Nursing Assistant Resume encompasses duties such as – helping patients with their basic day-to-day living activities such as – cleaning and bathing, assisting patients in using washroom, transfer or repositioning patients, serving and feeding patients; listening patiently to the health concerns of the patients, measuring and monitoring vital signs, performing housekeeping tasks, and tending to patient’s problems or issues.

Since the job description for the post includes wearing many hats, employers look forward to skills such as – ability to think and work independently, knowledge of First aid and CPR; excellent personal hygiene, current certification as a certified nursing assistant and updated knowledge of current CNA training and facility policies. While it is not compulsory to have a bachelor’s degree or higher to practice, it is necessary to have undergone formal training resulting from a postsecondary certificate or its equivalent.

Nursing Assistant Resume

Summary : 11+ years of experience as a Nursing Assistant. A dedicated and resourceful educator with a diversified professional background. Added experience in management, health care, and event organization.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Internet, Research, Inventory Management, Project Development, Organization, Team Leadership, Fundraising, and Communications.

Description :

  • Observing and documenting patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.
  • Completing and submitting clinical documentation in accordance with agency guidelines.
  • Supporting duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
  • Planning, preparing and serving meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.
  • Directing patients in the prescribed range of motion exercises and in the use of braces or artificial limbs.
  • Assisting with transferring residents in and out of wheelchairs and adaptive equipment.
  • Keeping the facility stocked with necessary supplies, equipment, and instruments.
  • Providing necessary supplies, support and assistance to medical staff and patients for unit specific procedures.
  • Assisting nurses with cleaning rectal tube, g-tube, j-tube, and regular catheter insertion.
  • Charting daily information on the residents such as mood changes, mobility activity, eating percentages, and daily inputs and outputs.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS


Nursing Assistant/Associate Resume

Objective : 4+ years of experience as a Nursing Assistant. Seeking to advance in a professional atmosphere where my skills and experience can be utilized to grow with and within your company.

Skills : Service Orientation, Speaking Customer, and Personal Service.

Description :

  • Answering patient call signals, signal lights, bells, or intercom systems to determine patients' needs.
  • Providing 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.
  • Reviewing patients' dietary restrictions, food allergies, and preferences to ensure patient receives appropriate diet.
  • Measuring and recording food and liquid intake or urinary and fecal output, reporting changes to medical or nursing staff.
  • Gathering information from caregivers, nurses, or physicians about patient condition, treatment plans, or appropriate activities.
  • Observing or examining patients to detect symptoms that may require medical attention, such as bruises, open wounds, or blood in the urine.
  • Documenting or otherwise report observations of patient behavior, complaints, or physical symptoms to nurses.
  • Undress, wash and dress patients who are unable to do so for themselves.
  • Communicating with patients to ascertain feelings or need for assistance or social and emotional support.
  • Lifting or assisting others to lift patients to move them on or off beds, examination tables, surgical tables, or stretchers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Nursing


Nursing Assistant I Resume

Headline : 5+ years of experience as a Nursing Assistant. Seeking to become a value-added member of an organization that values its customers, staff, and partners. I want to be a support in providing great customer care and contribute to improving the community. My desire is to find the best role to utilize my education and skills to strengthen a team. I would also like to continue my development which will enable me to deliver high-quality customer care.

Skills : Coordination, Customer and Personal Service, Time Management, Complex Problem Solving, Judgment and Decision Making, Critical Thinking, Monitoring, and Active Listening.

Description :

  • Performing and assisting with basic patient care activities of daily living within unit specific defined limits and job scope, such as assistance with patient elimination, hygiene, comfort, safety, nutrition, and progress activity.
  • Performing and documenting, where applicable, are administered, diagnostic measurements, treatments, and procedures as determined by skills training and validation in accordance with established policies and procedures.
  • Reports observations, conditions and problems of patients to licensed personnel to achieve desired patient outcomes.
  • Responding to the nurse call system, contacting nursing personnel as appropriate, and follows through with meeting patient needs.
  • Assisting, maintaining and cleaning of equipment and supplies as established on the assigned unit.
  • Seeking guidance and validation of knowledge base, skill level and decision making as necessary, especially in areas of question, from the preceptor and assigned licensed personnel.
  • Organizing the workflow, problem-solves basic and routine matters and manages multiple ongoing priorities, seeking guidance and assistance from the preceptor, licensed nurse, or management.
  • Providing for the privacy of patients and families and keeping the safety of the patient in mind.
  • Assuming responsibility for growth and development by participating in in-service programs and continuing education.
  • Completing required continuous training and education, including department-specific requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Resume

Objective : 4 years of experience as a Nursing Assistant. Skilled Certified Nursing Assistant with good knowledge and understanding of development factors specific to adult and geriatric residents. A level-headed health professional who remains calm and effective in extremely difficult and stressful situations. Strong belief in the importance of companionship and support in patient care.

Skills : Highly Organized, Self Motivated, Efficient, Customer Service, CPR Certified, Attention To Detail, Excellent Written And Verbal Communication.

Description :

  • Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress, and concerns.
  • Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients.
  • Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding, and elimination.
  • Helped patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, and automobiles.
  • Followed safe lifting techniques and individual resident lifting instructions.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease, and muscular dystrophy.
  • Reported any unusual circumstances in the patients' condition or environment.
  • Collects patient specimens and data, including vital signs, input/output, and other delegated measurements.
  • Answered call lights and aided in patient comfort and safety by adjusting beds, lights, bed rails, pillows, patients' clothing and bedside tables/equipment.
  • Performed direct patient care aimed at increasing comfort, psycho, social and spiritual well-being by providing assistance with personal hygiene, physical comfort, nutrition, elimination, prevention of skin breakdown, rehabilitation and safety.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Nursing Assistant Aide Resume

Headline : Experienced Nursing Assistant 5years of experience with excellent knowledge and understanding of development factors specific to adult and geriatric patients. I also have experience with children with special needs. I will provide excellent care for one in a professional manner while providing adequate and continuous care to patients.

Skills : Impact Customer/patient Care, Organized, Energetic, Customer Service, Administrator, Self-motivated Dedicated Hospice Care Provider-Patient Evaluation/Intervention, CPR/First Aid Certified, and Punctual Team Player.

Description :

  • Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress, and concerns.
  • Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients.
  • Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding, and elimination.
  • Helped patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, and automobiles.
  • Followed infection control procedures answered patient calls for care and feeding.
  • Cared for clients with diagnoses such as respiratory failure, diabetes, Parkinson's disease, and muscular dystrophy.
  • Collects patient specimens and data, including vital signs, input/output, and other delegated measurements.
  • Answered call lights and aided in patient comfort and safety by adjusting beds, lights, bed rails, pillows, patients' clothing and bedside tables/equipment.
  • Maintained patient safety while doing hourly rounds gave diabetic snacks to perform the patient assessment on arrival.
  • Comply with infection control with patients on contact, air-born and droplet isolation.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA

Licenced Nursing Assistant Resume

Headline : Friendly and enthusiastic Certified Nursing Assistant with over 6+ years of specialization in caregiving. Represents establishment with a positive and professional demeanor at all times, growing key relationships when serving the residents.

Skills : Active Listening, Personnel, and Human Resources, Customer, and Personal Service, Public Safety.

Description :

  • Communicating with residents to ascertain feelings or need for assistance or social and emotional support.
  • Documenting or otherwise report observations of resident behavior, complaints, or physical symptoms to nurses.
  • Providing physical support to assist residents to perform daily living activities, such as getting out of bed, bathing, dressing, using the toilet, standing, walking or exercising.
  • Undress, wash and dress residents who are unable to do so for themselves.
  • Exercise residents who are comatose, paralyzed, or have restricted mobility.
  • Recording vital signs, such as temperature, blood pressure, pulse, or respiration rate, as directed by medical or nursing staff.
  • Assisting nurses or physicians in the operation of medical equipment or provision of patient care.
  • Restocking resident rooms with personal hygiene items, such as towels, washcloths, soap, or toilet paper.
  • Measuring and recording food and liquid intake or urinary and fecal output, reporting changes to medical or nursing staff.
  • Typing patient status updates in the computerized system, accurately expressing details of patient behavior and observations made.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
HS

Nursing Assistant/Associate Resume

Summary : 9 years of experience as a Nursing Assistant. Seeking to obtain a challenging position that allows me to utilize my current skills to assist in advancing a business that offers a stable employment opportunity. Also eager to learn new skills and technological advancements. I would like a job that utilizes my strengths in customer service and provides me with the opportunity for growth.

Skills : Microsoft Programs: Word, Excel, Word Poster, PowerPoint, Outlook, GIS, SPSS, Grant Writing And Word Poster Abstracts, Budget, Operating System: Windows, and Social Network Etc.

Description :

  • Check and record vital signs, monitor patients input, output, patient's height and weight.
  • Genuinely caring for the patients while making sure that they are comfortable and safe in their environment working as a team player to make sure all the needs of all the patients are met.
  • Establish a rapport with the guest while demonstrating genuine hospitality with exceptional service.
  • Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of the restaurant's food and beverages.
  • Responsible for the accurate handling of cash and credit card transactions.
  • Provide friendly and attentive service that encourages the guest to return.
  • Transported patients to and from physical therapy used special chemical while cleaning foley catheters to avoid bacteria from developing.
  • Rehabilitated patients to become more independent after surgery.
  • Assisted residents with ADLs, restoratives, outings and daily activities.
  • Wash, groom, shave or drape patients to prepare for surgery, treatment, or examination.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Secretary/Certified Nursing Assistant Resume

Summary : Experienced, patient-centered Nursing Assistant with 15+ years of experience, seeking a certified nursing assistant position in a reputable healthcare organization where my skills and knowledge can be enhanced and utilized effectively.

Skills : Excellent Customer Service, Opening and Closing Procedures, Hourly Shift Management, Able To Persuade Others.

Description :

  • Providing nursing and nursing-related services to patients and residents under the supervision of a licensed nurse.
  • Assisting the nursing supervisor in maintaining a positive environment for the patients and residents.
  • Providing residents with daily restorative nursing care and services in accordance with the resident's assessment, care plan and as directed by the nursing supervisors.
  • Ensuring that each resident's needs are met and exceeded while maintaining the highest degree of dignity.
  • Assisting residents with activities of daily living including helping with meals, grooming, bathing, dressing, transferring using assistive devices, bathing, dressing and grooming etc.
  • Protecting and promoted resident rights and assisted each resident to maintain independence.
  • Adhering to safety guidelines and comply with HIPAA standards in all patient documentation and interactions.
  • Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
  • Performing a range of motion to the arms and legs. Repositioning of bed bound.
  • Reporting and recording to the nurse in charge of any changes or problems with residents.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Nursing Assistant I Resume

Headline : 5+ years of experience as a Nursing Assistant. Expert retail sales professional offering years of experience in retail customer service and retail management. Focused on exceeding sales goals.

Skills : Attention To Detail, Excellent Written, and Verbal Communication, Easily Builds Rapport With People From Any Background

Description :

  • Maintaining accurate records of patient care, condition, progress, and concerns.
  • Responding appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients.
  • Assisting patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding, and elimination.
  • Helping patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, and automobiles.
  • Assisting nurses with wound care for pressure ulcers, bed sores, and surgical site wounds.
  • Collecting patient specimens and data, including vital signs, input/output, and other delegated measurements.
  • Reporting any unusual circumstances in the patients' condition or environment.
  • Undress, wash and dress patients who are unable to do so for themselves.
  • Exercising patients who are comatose, paralyzed, or have restricted mobility.
  • Restocking patient rooms with personal hygiene items, such as towels, washcloths, soap, or toilet paper.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Nursing

Nursing Assistant II Resume

Summary : Over 9 years of experience as a Nursing Assistant. Seeking a position in clerical or administration to obtain a full-time position that offers an opportunity for advancement and to use acquired skills and knowledge that will be productive in a company that takes pride and dedication and commitment to the success of its employees.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Cinema 4D, Typing 60+ WPM, Adobe, Final Cut Pro, American Sign Language, Customer Service, Research.

Description :

  • Performs moderately difficult nursing care tasks requiring knowledge of specific patient/resident conditions and treatment.
  • Identifies nursing needs of individual patients/residents and takes an active part in admissions, dietary needs, safety and comfort of patient/resident.
  • Participates in teaching both patient and families regarding care being provided.
  • Contributes to veteran satisfaction through the delivery of excellent nursing care.
  • Duties are performed with intermittent supervision by the registered nurse.
  • New or unusual tasks are checked during progress and upon completion until an employee is determined to be competent.
  • Managed reports on patients' conditions and other matters that required attention.
  • Duties included taking vital signs, assisting with wound care, dressing changes, oral care, transportation, and bed changes.
  • Help residents regain confidence and strength and make sure each person is safe and happy.
  • Assisted in other areas in the hospital when necessary upon request. And changing dressings as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
HS