Psychiatric Nursing Assistant Resume Samples

A Psychiatric Nursing Assistant provides support to mentally or emotionally disturbed patients. Typical tasks carried out on day-to-day basis is listed on the Psychiatric Nursing Assistant Resume as follows – accomplishing tasks as needed by the medical staff; supervising patients at all times and during recreational activities; restraining violent patients, taking patients for tests and examinations; monitoring Unit patients; participating in treatment planning, and helping psychiatric and chemically dependent patients.

Based on successful resume collections, most of these assistants hold the following qualifications – the ability to observe, recognize and record physical symptoms; the potential to verbalize the needs of the patients; knowledge of ensuring safety and wellbeing of patients; personal care expertise, knowledge of mental disorders; and physical strength to move and lift patients. Education beyond a high school diploma is not considered mandatory.

 

Psychiatric Nursing Assistant Resume example

Psychiatric Nursing Assistant Resume

Objective : Highly motivated, responsible hardworking person. Looking for a opportunity to grow with a great company. Exceptional communication skills, and willing to learn and work in any environment.

Skills : Psychology, Strong Communication .

Description :

    1. Recorded temperature, pulse, and respiration.
    2. Tended to patients with chronic illnesses.
    3. Provided patients and families with emotional support.
    4. Exhibited compassionate care and communication with regard to issues of death and dying.
    5. Comforted patients and provided them with reassurance and encouragement.
    6. Promoted personal and co-worker safety.
    7. Assisted with ADLs.
    8. Collected urine and fecal samples.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Sr. Psychiatric Nursing Assistant Resume

Headline : To obtain a Psychiatric Nursing Assistant position in a professional environment that utilizes the achievements, skills, strategic thinking and leadership abilities can contribute to an organization.

Skills : Organizational, Communication, Teamwork, Teamwork, Problem Solving, Leadership, Motivated, Confidence.

Description :

    1. Maintained patient contact to ensure the safety and welfare of patients and staff.
    2. Scheduled daily to maintain a position in multiple places to monitor patients for behavioral changes such as the day room, lobby, recreation center, and dining room.
    3. Maintained a roster of patients in and off the unit is performed but is also done continuously throughout the day by all staff including myself.
    4. Provided to document the knowledge of behavioral changes in patients for a clear understanding of the mental health of patients.
    5. Documented the patients' bowel movements and their vitals when medication changes are occurring and/or the patient being sick.
    6. Preformed rounds every half hour to ensure patients are all accounted for on the unit.
    7. Maintained an active roster if moving patients off of the unit.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor's In History


Jr. Psychiatric Nursing Assistant Resume

Objective : Polished professional experienced in customer service, order processing, shipping/receiving and testing technical equipment such as cisco routers and servers searching for new position.

Skills : Chemical dependence, Crisis intervention, and Physical restraint vital sign EKG.

Description :

    1. Scheduled daily to maintain a position in multiple places to monitor patients for behavioral changes such as the day room, lobby, recreation center, and dining room.
    2. Provided to document the knowledge of behavioral changes in patients for a clear understanding of the mental health of patients.
    3. Electronic documentation of patient's eating habits, hygiene habits, and sleep patterns are also taken.
    4. Preformed rounds every half hour to ensure patients are all accounted for on the unit.
    5. Monitored direct and ongoing therapeutic interactions with patients to promote living and social skills.
    6. Monitored patients and the environment to provide for individual safety and health.
    7. Provided information regarding the effectiveness of treatment programs and developed plans for treatment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's In History

Psychiatric Nursing Assistant III Resume

Headline : Work in various area in the mental health field from adolesence geriatic adult developmental adult.

Skills : Preparing And Managing Authorizations, Non-VA Medical.

Description :

    1. Completed physical checks and monitor patients to detect unusual or harmful behavior and report observations to professional staff.
    2. Recorded and maintained patient information, such as vital signs, eating habits, behavior, progress notes, treatments, or discharge plans as well as complete administrative tasks, such as entering orders into the computer, answering telephone calls, or maintaining medical or facility information.
    3. Interviewed patients upon admission and record information in order to collect all pertinent information and data before admission to the unit milieu for health and safety of incoming outgoing patients.
    4. Worked as part of the Interdisciplinary team that may include psychiatrists, psychologists, psychiatric nurses, or social workers.
    5. Provided patients with assistance in bathing, dressing, or grooming, demonstrating these skills as necessary.
    6. Performed nursing duties, such as administering medications, measuring vital signs, collecting specimens, or drawing blood samples.
    7. Served meals or feed patients needing assistance or persuasion.
    8. Assisted patients with keeping living/unit common areas clean and orderly to maintain a safe and orderly environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate

Psychiatric Nursing Assistant II Resume

Objective : Accomplished and energetic person with a solid history of achievement in mental health department. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include obeying the law, mentally driven to succeed and a leader.

Skills : Typing 35 Wpm, Microsoft Office Programs, Activitites Of Daily Living.

Description :

    1. Responsible for waking the clients every morning in order for them to begin their daily routine.
    2. Closed quarters with the clients and must remain alert at all times.
    3. Responsible for that are given to them in their treatment plan and it is the responsibility to enforce that plan and ensure there is no delay of rehabilitation.
    4. Monitored all medications that are administered to the clients to ensure compliance and safety for the clients.
    5. Escorted the clients to on and off ground appointments when needed to do so.
    6. Escorted the clients to their legal meetings and their visitation appointments that they receive.
    7. Observed patients for signs and symptoms of a disease, injury, reactions to medications, or other conditions that warranted medical intervention.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Criminal Justice

Psychiatric Nursing Assistant I Resume

Objective : To obtain a career where prior skills and education will be applied to enhance and better serve future employees. Also, to learn more about the nursing field to help me succeed at becoming a great RN.

Skills : Customer Service Representative, Data Entry, Team Player, Transportation, Type 45 Wpm, Computer.

Description :

    1. Assisted patients in veteran center care.
    2. Recorded and maintained patient information.
    3. Restrained or aided patients as necessary to prevent injury too self or any other harm to the veteran as well as staff.
    4. Worked with other teams that include psychiatrist social workers, psychologists, psychiatric nurses.
    5. Participated in any recreational activities including outside activities, board and card games, Wii station.
    6. Performed nursing duties such as vitals, collecting specimen, blood sugars, toileting, bathing, etc.
    7. Performed clerical work such as answering telephone, charting documenting.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Criminal Justice

Psychiatric Nursing Assistant/Associate Resume

Objective : Implemented and used different modalities and evidence based practices to assist clients for over 21 years. Motivated therapist with strong clinical skills. Dynamic and flexible work style. Committed to learning and expanding knowledge/skills.

Skills : CPR Certified, PMAB Certified, Computer , Nursing Assistant, Patient Care, Retail, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Took care of Patients that were found to be manifestly dangerous and/or incompetent to stand trial.
    2. Worked under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurses assigned to the unit.
    3. Worked on the Behavioral Management Treatment Program (BMTP) where the patients that were attention-seeking and very aggressive were housed.
    4. Demonstrated leadership abilities and set a good example of working hard.
    5. Promoted teamwork and showing compassion for our patients.
    6. Provided several ideas for working with art and music in the patient's drama therapy classes.
    7. Awarded Psychiatric Nursing Assistant of the month on two occasions during employment at NTSH.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
General Studies

Lead Psychiatric Nursing Assistant Resume

Summary : To obtain and secure a position as a Psychiatric Nursing Assistant, in addition to uniting with a progressive company willing to train and utilize skills.

Skills : Counseling, Psychological testing, Nursing assistance.

Description :

    1. Coordinated health, personal, and emergency care services for patients.
    2. Observed, reported, and documented patient conditions and behaviors.
    3. Provided information regarding the effectiveness of treatment programs and developed plans for treatment.
    4. Observed patients for signs and symptoms of disease, injury, reactions to medications, or other conditions that warranted medical intervention.
    5. Monitored direct and ongoing therapeutic interactions with patients to promote living and social skills.
    6. Monitored patients and environment to provide for individual safety and health.
    7. Administered first aid to patients as appropriate.
    8. Intervened in psychiatric emergencies using approved techniques, including prevention and management of aggressive behavior (PMAB) and/or the application of restraint or seclusion.
    9. Participated in developing and implementing patient treatment plans.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Pharmacy Technician

Psychiatric Nursing Assistant/Supervisor Resume

Summary : To perform a nursing function within their scope of practice and assist the nurse in collecting data for a nursing assessment under the supervision of a nurse.

Skills : Basic Computer Customer Service CPR Certified 10+ Years Of Nursing Assistant Experience.

Description :

    1. Coordinated health, personal, and emergency care services for patients.
    2. Observed, reported, and documented patient conditions and behaviors.
    3. Provided information regarding the effectiveness of treatment programs and developed plans for treatment.
    4. Observed patients for signs and symptoms of disease, injury, reactions to medications, or other conditions that warranted medical intervention.
    5. Monitored direct and ongoing therapeutic interactions with patients to promote living and social skills.
    6. Monitored patients and environment to provide for individual safety and health.
    7. Administered first aid to patients as appropriate.
    8. Intervened in psychiatric emergencies using approved techniques, including prevention and management of aggressive behavior (PMAB) and/or the application of restraint or seclusion.
    9. Participated in developing and implementing patient treatment plans.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Pharmacy Technician

Psychiatric Nursing Assistant Resume

Headline : Dedicated and focused person who excels at learning new skills that are needed to achieve each objective. Prioritizing, completing multiple tasks simultaneously, while maintaining open lines of communication on all levels. Delivering organized quality results.

Skills : Crisis Intervention, Risk/Needs Assessment, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, Time Management.

Description :

    1. Worked with the medical team of psychiatrists, medical doctors, nurses and social workers in locked med/psych in patient unit.
    2. Organized, supervised and assisted patient physical, mental and emotional care.
    3. Assisted medical staff with procedures, tests and treatments.
    4. Recorded and maintained confidential patient information.
    5. Maintained certification of CPR, mandatory reporting of patent abuse.
    6. Assisted unit clerk with phone, fax and medical records duties.
    7. Provided information regarding the effectiveness of treatment programs and developed plans for treatment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Nurse