Personal Care Aide Resume Samples

A Personal Care Aide will help clients with their self-care and day-to-day tasks and provide companionship. A well-drafted Personal Care Aide Resume gives a list of the following duties and tasks – caring and assisting clients with cognitive impairments such as mental illness and Alzheimer’s; providing companionship by talking and engaging them in various activities, helping clients by transferring them to and from the bed, preparing meals, arranging transportation services to doctor’s office, and assisting clients in paying bills and shopping groceries and personal items for clients.

Common requirements for the post include – proven work experience, commitment to health and safety, ability to do housework including cooking, strong ethics; physical stamina, CPR certification, positive and compassionate attitude, and strong ethics. A high school diploma or its suitable equivalent education is needed. Driving license is also required.

Personal Care Aide (PCA) Resume

Headline : Professionally trained Personal Care Aide with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for a wide variety of patients with diverse needs. 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. Assisted with technical nursing treatments, supported diagnostic procedures and charted resident records. Interested in a full-time role as a nursing assistant in a top-notch healthcare facility.

Skills : Bilingual, Team Player, Fast Learner, Dedicated, CPR, AED, First Aid, Verbal/Written Communication, Case Management, Self Defense

Description :

  • Completed all daily living tasks to enhance the quality of life of elderly patients.
  • Evaluated patient care needs, prioritize treatment, and maintained patient flow.
  • Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with Dementia and Alzheimer's.
  • Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients.
  • Helped patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, and automobiles.
  • Followed safe lifting techniques and individual resident lifting instructions.
  • Reported any unusual circumstances in the patients' condition or environment.
  • Answered call lights and aided in patient comfort and safety by adjusting beds, lights, bed rails, pillows, patients' clothing and bedside tables/equipment.
  • Took advantage of opportunities for continuing education, quality assurance, and performance improvement activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Junior Personal Care Aide Resume

Objective : Accomplished and energetic Junior Personal Care Aide with a solid history of achievement in Caregiving. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Compassionate professional who is passionate about improving the wellbeing of others. Seeking a challenging position in the healthcare industry as a Nursing Assistant - Registered (CNA).

Skills : Organized, Team Player, Excellent Written And Verbal Communication, Critical Thinker, Driven, Punctual

Description :

  • Administering bedside or personal care, such as ambulation or personal hygiene assistance.
  • Preparing and maintaining records of client progress and services performed, reporting changes in client condition to manager or supervisor.
  • Performing housekeeping duties, such as cooking, cleaning, washing clothes or dishes or running errands.
  • Caring for individuals or families during periods of incapacitation, family disruption, or convalescence, providing companionship, personal care, or help in adjusting to new lifestyles.
  • Planning, shopping for, or preparing nutritious meals or assisting families in planning, shopping for, or preparing nutritious meals.
  • Transporting clients to locations outside the home, such as to physicians' offices or on outings, using a motor vehicle.
  • Instructing or advising clients on issues such as household cleanliness, utilities, hygiene, nutrition, or infant care.
  • Participating in case of reviews, consulting with the team caring for the client, to evaluate the client's needs and plan for continuing services.
  • Providing clients with communication assistance, typing their correspondence or obtaining information for them.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Personal Care Aide/Caregiver Resume

Objective : Certified Personal Care Aide/Caregiver, driven to provide accurate and exceptional patient care. Likable personality, well suited to busy environments and patient relationship development. Analytical and detail-oriented professional with strong communication, interpersonal and time management skills. To obtain a job where I can utilize and perfect my skill and experiences. With a supportive work environment, which will foster growth personally and professionally.

Skills : Customer And Personal Service, Active Listening, English Language, Reading Comprehension, CNA License, CMT Certification

Description :

  • Administering bedside or personal care, such as ambulation or personal hygiene assistance.
  • Preparing and maintaining records of client progress and services performed, reporting changes in client condition to manager or supervisor.
  • Performing housekeeping duties, such as cooking, cleaning, washing clothes or dishes or running errands.
  • Caring for individuals or families during periods of incapacitation, family disruption, or convalescence, providing companionship, personal care, or help in adjusting to new lifestyles.
  • Performing healthcare-related tasks, such as monitoring vital signs and medication, under the direction of registered nurses or physiotherapists.
  • Transporting clients to locations outside the home, such as to physicians' offices or on outings, using a motor vehicle.
  • Instructing or advising clients on issues such as household cleanliness, utilities, hygiene, nutrition, or infant care.
  • Providing clients with communication assistance, typing their correspondence or obtaining information for them.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Personal Care Aide Resume

Headline : Committed and motivated Personal Care Aide/Caregiver with a multi-dimensional work history. Multiple years of experience providing excellent hands-on patient care. Demonstrates office organizational skills to promote the effective operation of the rehabilitation department. Seeking employment as a personal aide to assist customers in the home environment. Dedicated service-focused professional seeking a position in health care as a Certified Nursing Assistant.

Skills : Punctual, Microsoft Office, Medical Terminology, Filing, Office Administration, Organizational, Customer Service, Data Entry, Clerical, Time Management

Description :

  • Services provided generally included the following: grooming, bathing, toileting, mobility transfer, housework, laundry, respite, meal preparation, feeding, and running errands for the patient.
  • Delivered high-quality and compassionate treatment to indigent and low-income patient community.
  • Performed all tasks with a patient-centered focus while seeking opportunities for improvement of processes and treatments.
  • Measured patients' vital signs, including temperature, blood pressure, pulse rate, and respiration.
  • Assisted patients with daily living activities, such as bathing, dressing, eating, brushing teeth, and using the restroom.
  • Collected urine or stool samples required for certain tests by physicians and laboratory technicians.
  • Scheduled doctor and other types of appointments and accompanied individual to these appointments.
  • Assisted in paying bills and tending to the daily needs of the individual in my care.
  • Performed healthcare-related tasks, such as monitoring vital signs and medication, under the direction of registered nurses or physiotherapists.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates Of Arts

Home Health Aide/Personal Care Aide Resume

Objective : Friendly, motivated, and dependable Home Health Aide/Personal Care Aide adept at working in diverse customer service environments. Looking to gain a position that will allow me the opportunity to expand on my social work skills - preferably in a not-for-profit setting that focuses on mental health, counseling and serving those in the geriatric, psychiatric and developmental disabilities populations.

Skills : Certified Nursing Assistant, PBX/Multi-Line Phone System, Microsoft Office, Excel, And Outlook. Proficient With Office Machines Including Fax, Copier And Scanner.

Description :

  • Providing clients with communication assistance, typing their correspondence or obtaining information for them.
  • Demonstrating the ability to take care of elders personal needs and household give basic care to assigned clients, including bathing, toileting, dressing, and feeding.
  • Demonstrating the ability to take care of elders personal needs and household give basic care to assigned clients, including bathing, toileting, dressing, and feeding.
  • Demonstrating the ability to take care of elders personal needs and household give basic care to assigned clients, including bathing, toileting, dressing, and feeding.
  • Monitoring and assisting the patient with daily living skills, personal care needs, medication management, meal preparation, shopping, and light housekeeping.
  • Providing home health services through area agency on aging as a personal care aide.
  • Accompanying clients to doctors' offices or on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance, and companionship.
  • Providing patients and families with emotional support and instruction in areas such as caring for infants, preparing healthy meals, living independently, or adapting to disability or illness.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate

PCA (Personal Care Aide) Resume

Objective : Highly Enthusiastic PCA (Personal Care Aide) with experience in cultivating patient relationships. Exceeding company expectations. Recognized as an individual with organizational and communication skills, therefore, excelling in a team environment. Valued as a reliable and dedicated team member who continuously strives to expand my knowledge and responsibilities.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Time Management, Money Handling, Teamwork, Team Oriented, Multi-Tasking

Description :

  • Helped family members care for the patient by teaching appropriate ways to lift, turn, and re-position the patient, advising on nutrition, cleanliness, and housekeeping.
  • Helped patients care for themselves by teaching the use of cane or walker, special utensils to eat, special techniques and equipment for personal hygiene.
  • Monitored patient condition by observing physical and mental condition, intake and output, and exercise.
  • Experience with basic physical therapy, transfer, and general care of a client who is paralyzed due to a spinal cord injury.
  • Assisted senior citizens, maintained their independence by providing assistance with personal hygiene, housekeeping, cooking nutritious meals.
  • Accompanied patient outside of the home, serving as a guide, companion and aide.
  • Prepared and submitted all documentation required by federal, state, and county authorities to remain compliant.
  • Ensured that goals and processes to achieve objectives are identified in plans to adjust times and objectives.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Master Of Social Work

Personal Care Aide (PCA) Resume

Headline : Personal Care Aide committed to serving patients or clients with compassion, dignity, and integrity. A highly dependable individual with a sound understanding of Medical Assistance and clerical tasks. Outstanding communication skills as well as meeting quality standards for services. To obtain a Certified Nursing Assistant where I can utilize my exceptional knowledge, skills, and capabilities in providing personal care from common to complex that will provide me with a prosperous career within a thriving medical facility.

Skills : CPR/First Aid Certified, Dementia And Alzheimer's Knowledge, Trustworthy, Companion, Compassionate Caregiver, Efficient And Reliable Team Player, Committed Team Player

Description :

  • Assisted with the counseling and encouragement of residents who have dementia and alzheimer's disease to continue living.
  • Prioritized the individuals needs with attention to important details.
  • Engaged clients in activities like reading, talking, playing games, or outdoor activities.
  • Assisted clients with bathing, showering, grooming, and other personal hygiene tasks.
  • Responsible for the documentation of medications given to resident per physician instructions for the shift worked.
  • Engaged in activities with a residence such as crafts sewing, putting puzzles together, seasonal parties for residents.
  • Demonstrated excellent work ethics through perfect attendance and completion of all assigned duties in a timely and professional manner.
  • Answered client's phone when needed and makes clients doctor's appointments and other appointments with other professionals.
  • Monitored clients and notifies the rn of preferred and five rivers home health of any changes to my client's physical or mental status.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Personal Care Aide/Caregiver Resume

Headline : Personal Care Aide/Caregiver who has been in the healthcare industry for 6 years. Primarily responsible for the day to day personal hygiene, household cleanliness, transportation to and from doctors appointments, and overall well being of the persons under my care. Results-oriented, hard-working, and eager to learn any industry I have the privilege of being a part of. To obtain a position with your company and to make a valuable contribution to my skills and experience in customer service within a highly skilled team.

Skills : Personal Care Aide, Customer Service, Medical Terminology, Communications, Healthcare, Data Entry,

Description :

  • Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens.
  • Frequently commended for maintaining the safety, respect, and dignity of residents.
  • Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients.
  • Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records.
  • Escorted patients to examination rooms and prepared them for physician exams.
  • Provided diagnoses and treat patients with chronic and acute health problems, including MI, Arrhythmias, Asthma, COPD, Pneumonia.
  • Served as a liaison between patients and physicians to assist patients in understanding their treatment plans.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all information pertaining to clients, families, and employees.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate

Home Health Aide/Personal Care Aide Resume

Objective : Home Health Aide/Personal Care Aide with 4 plus years of experience seeking a full-time position as a personal care aide/home health aide, warehouse worker or cleaner. Experience in assisting elderly and disabled adults with daily living activities at the person's home Experience working in a warehouse/plant environment. To find a job where I can be of service to others and help the organization work to provide excellent service and be highly successful.

Skills : CPR Certified, Customer Service, Microsoft Office, Medical Terminology, Vital Signs

Description :

  • Assisted in serving meals in the dinning area along with clean up after each meal.
  • Answered call lights and assisted with 2-hour checks on residents who would like to be checked on through the night.
  • Performed households tasks such as laundry, dusting, washing dishes and vacuuming.
  • Assisted with hygiene needs: bathing, dressing, shaving, brushing teeth, showering.
  • Charted daily information on the patient such as mood changes, activity, eating percentages, and inputs and outputs.
  • Recognized and reported to abnormalities and or change the patient's health status.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication with regard to issues by death and dying.
  • Promoted continuity of care by accurately and completely communicating to other caregivers the status of the patients for which care is provided.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Certified Home Health Aide And Personal Care Aide Resume

Headline : Dedicated Certified Home Health Aide And Personal Care Aide motivated to maintain client satisfaction and contribute to organizational success. Proven ability to establish rapport with clients and exceed client and customer expectations. Reliable and driven with strong time management and prioritization abilities. Seeking new opportunities to apply my knowledge of management and customer service.

Skills : Excellent Companionship, Entering Data Into Computers, Recording And Filing Medical Records, Taking And Recording Vital Signs, Administering Venipunctures And Capillary tubes

Description :

  • Responsible for assisting residents with their daily personal needs such as bathing, grooming, and dressing, etc.
  • Delivering excellent customer service to the residents and their family members.
  • Assisting and escorting residents to the dining room and other in-house activities.
  • Documenting vital signs including blood pressure, temperature respiration, and weight checks and other pertinent information in the resident’s electronic health record.
  • Making beds and performs other light housekeeping duties such as removing dirty linens, straightening rooms, etc
  • Performing charting duties including activity and treatment sheets.
  • Checking daily appointments for resident such as for the beauty shop, etc and assists with transport.
  • Providing warm, engaging in personal care services, assistance, support, and companionship.
  • Empowering residents to do all that they can instead of focusing on their own limitations.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma