Resident Care Assistant Resume Samples

Also known as Health aides or nursing aides, the resident care assistants help in taking care of the ill and elderly patients in the resident care facilities. A well-crafted Resident Care Assistant Resume should focuses on job duties such as – helping residents in performing day-to-day tasks like helping in bathing, eating and taking medications; ensuring that the rooms are clean and hygiene, changing laundries, cleaning the rooms and ensuring that the inmates never run short of any stocks or materials, and interacting with the patient’s family member to keep them updated of the patient health status.

Resident Care Assistant’s job demands a lot of patience and stamina, hence candidates applying for this employment are required to be physically and mentally strong and be able to move with patients’ in a compassionate manner, they should also be a team player and willing to take up night shifts and weekend duties. Though no formal education is considered mandatory for this post, a high school diploma is normally preferred by the hiring employers.

Resident Care Assistant Resume example

Resident Care Assistant Resume

Objective : Worked in many unique departments within companies starting from temporary worker through to permanent employee mainly providing expert-level technical and medical or customer service support, patient care, cleaning, processing data, and providing valuable assistance and knowledge to colleagues and customers whether inside or outside the organization.

Skills : MS Office, Customer Service, Care Assistant.

Description :

    1. Maintained records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discussed 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, wheelchairs, or automobiles 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. Entertained, conversed with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
    6. Administered prescribed oral medications, under the written direction of a physician or as directed by home care nurse or aide, and ensured patients took their medicine.
    7. Planned, purchased, prepared, or served meals to patients or other family members, according to prescribed diets.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Medical


Resident Care Assistant III Resume

Summary : Hardworking, organized, Resident Care Assistant III professional with a proven background delivering sensible business technology solutions on time and under budget while working as a team member or team leader.

Skills : Injections and immunizations, Transferring and mobility Administered.

Description :

    1. Provided patients' personal hygiene by giving bedpans, urinals, baths, backrubs, shampoos, and shaves; assisting with travel to the bathroom; helping with showers and baths.
    2. Provided for activities of daily living by assisting with serving meals, feeding patients as necessary; ambulating, turning, and positioning patients; providing fresh water and nourishment between meals.
    3. Provided adjunct care by administering enemas, douches, nonsterile dressings, surgical preps, ice packs, heat treatments, sitz and therapeutic baths.
    4. Applied restraints.
    5. Maintained patient stability by checking vital signs and weight; testing urine; recording intake and output information.
    6. Provided patient comfort by utilizing resources and materials; transporting patients.
    7. Answered patients' call lights and requests.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Resident Care Assistant II Resume

Summary : Possess a comprehensive background in providing excellent services to the end user which derived from conducting domestic operations in the Cleveland and Atlanta Georgia area. Managed daily operations while continuously assessing risk management, reduced profit loss and maintained a positive environment for employees and customers.

Skills : Time Management, Organization, Flexibility, Adaptability, Team Player, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Received a list of assigned residents for the day.
    2. Consulted with on duty nurse to create care plan to determine necessary care for the day.Assist residents with activities of daily living such as bathing, feeding, oral care, and toileting.
    3. Performed clinical functions such as checking vitals and changing catheters.
    4. Encouraged residents to participate in structured activities in the facility.
    5. Assisted residents to dining quarters at meal time and ensure residents are seated in respective areas with food the meets their dietary restrictions.
    6. Escorted residents to appointments when necessary.
    7. Assisted co-workers who fall behind when needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
General

Resident Care Assistant I Resume

Objective : Seeking a career opportunity that challenges me professionally as a Registered Dental Assistance, where my abilities, training and experience will be utilized.

Skills : Microsoft Windows 2007, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided direct care to residents following an individual service plan, treats each person with respect and dignity, recognizes individual needs, and encourages independence.
    2. Assisted residents with activities of daily living to include: bathing, dressing, grooming, personal laundry, medication, meals, and etc.
    3. Transferred and getting residents to and from activities and meals according to their individual service plans.
    4. Served meals to residents in the dining room or their apartments.
    5. Encouraged residents to socialize and participate in activities and promoting independence.
    6. Assisted with general housekeeping, laundry, and cleaning.
    7. Observed and recorded changes in residents' eating habits, and reporting such occurrences to supervisor.
    8. Fostered a home-like environment throughout the community by encouraging activity participation and independence, and providing emotional support.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Resident Care Assistant/Associate Resume

Objective : Assertive but polite in relation to product and service endorsement. Can communicate clearly with guests. Flexibility to work in an ever-changing environment. Positive attitude. Superior body language aimed at providing customers with a positive representation of the company.

Skills : Colostomy bag, know all transfers and positionings,self cath.for paraplegic. residents,med.certified etc.

Description :

    1. Provided and instructed residents in living skills, such as personal hygiene, housekeeping procedures, financial management, and individual counseling.
    2. Ensured a clean, safe, and secure environment conducive to behavioral changes based on program rules and regulations.
    3. Assisted case manager in writing individualized plans for residents, planning, monitoring, and developing progress reports.
    4. Observed residents to monitor activities and behavior, counsels residents to reinforce positive behaviors, and promotes social interaction.
    5. Maintained and compiled daily evaluations of behavioral reports by noting residents' actions, medical problems, and disciplinary and rules violations.
    6. Organized, arranged, and escorted residents on recreational activity trips, and conducts drills and physical training.
    7. Participated in the inspection of the living unit for fire, safety, and maintenance purposes.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Lead Resident Care Assistant Resume

Summary : Personal Caregiver daily tasks would include: bathing dressing feeding oral care cooking worked with hospice patients handled customer service for appointments over the phone Maintenance within the assisted living daily tasks would also include: clean showers clean sinks clean mirrors cleaned toilets mopped the floors vacuumed the floors daily Laundry: folding and putting laundry away washing dishes stripped bedding.

Skills : Teamwork, Communication, Clerical Experience, Customer Service, Operator.

Description :

    1. Administered medications or treatments, such as catheterizations, suppositories, irrigations, enemas, massages, or douches, as directed by a physician or nurse.
    2. Answered patient call signals, signal lights, bells, or intercom systems to determine patients' needs.
    3. Cleaned and sanitize patient rooms, bathrooms, examination rooms, or other patient areas.
    4. Communicated with patients to ascertain feelings or need for assistance or social and emotional support.
    5. Documented or otherwise reported observations of patient behavior, complaints, or physical symptoms to nurses.
    6. Measured and recorded food and liquid intake or urinary and fecal output, reporting changes to medical or nursing staff.
    7. Provided 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.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Nursing

Resident Care Assistant Resume

Summary : Skilled Resident Care Assistant with good knowledge and understanding of development factors specific to adult and geriatric residents.

Skills : Computer Skills: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

Description :

    1. Helped residents programming goals and increase their independence.
    2. Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress and concerns.
    3. Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure and pulse.
    4. Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients.
    5. Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding, and elimination.
    6. Cooked appetizing and satisfying meals and snacks.
    7. Answered call lights and aided in patient comfort and safety by adjusting beds, lights, bed rails, pillows, patients' clothing and bedside tables/equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Resident Care Assistant Resume

Objective : To obtain a job that would help me improve my knowledge in the health care system and shape me into a better professional that is capable of providing quality service that will improve the patient's health.

Skills : Memory Care, Medication Technician.

Description :

    1. Helped residents reach goals and increase their independence.
    2. Collected patient specimens and data, including vital signs, input/output, and other delegated measurements.
    3. Administered prescribed medications to residents.
    4. Monitored expiration of medical supplies and medications.
    5. Documented objective data and routine aspects of patient care.
    6. 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.
    7. Provided care to the residents to best of my ability.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certified Nursing

Sr. Resident Care Assistant Resume

Objective : Responsible for preparing residents for meals (takes to the bathroom if needed, washes hands, places bibs, ensures proper position), Ensuring resident has proper meal tray and sets up meal tray to accommodate residents’ needs, and also Assisting with actual feeding if needed.

Skills : Venipuncture and Capillary Technique; Blood Collection.

Description :

    1. Ensured efficacy of treatments through monitoring of treatment regimens.
    2. Provided treatment to clients according to their specific Medication list given by their physician.
    3. Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics in medical records.
    4. Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to the case manager.
    5. Read and recorded temperature, pulse, and respiration.
    6. Supported clients and their families during tough situations.
    7. Cleaned and organized patients' living quarters.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Resident Care Assistant/Supervisor Resume

Headline : Seeking Resident Care Assistant position within an organization that can fully utilize my skills to achieve their business needs and objectives.

Skills : Social Skills Lift Up To 60 Pounds Organizational Skills Dedication To Working Hard And Getting Things Accomplished Work Well Under Pressure And With Deadlines Computer Skills.

Description :

    1. Responsible for teaching life skills and providing guidance to residents of state-operated programs.
    2. Reported observations of the patient to a nursing supervisor.
    3. Documented actions by completing forms, reports, logs, and records.
    4. Maintained work operations by following policies and procedures.
    5. Protected organization's value by keeping patient information confidential.
    6. Worked way up through the career ladder.
    7. Performed household tasks such as laundry, dusting, washing dishes, and vacuuming.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Resident Care Assistant/Coordinator Resume

Objective : To obtain a Resident Care Assistant/Coordinator position that will enable me to use my strong organizational skills, educational background, and ability to work well with people. While also gaining experience that will mold me into the future me. A natural when it comes to learning new things Hard working and always willing to take the initiative Always maintaining an organized environment--not only for myself but for others around me Always putting other's needs before mine.

Skills : Platinum Service Training, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Performed simple procedures as an extension of therapy services under the direction and supervision of the nurse.
    2. Ranged of motion exercises, assistance in ambulation or exercises.
    3. Performed personal care activities including bathing, grooming, dressing, toileting, skin care/nail care, oral hygiene, shaving, dressing, and others as directed/requested.
    4. Performed household services essential to health care at home including meal preparation/feeding, laundry and ironing, changing/laundering bed linens, light housekeeping and other services as offered.
    5. Initiated and participated in leisure activities provided for residents.
    6. Encouraged residents to socialize and participate in planned activities or programs and to develop friendships with other residents.
    7. Assisted in the administration of medications under the direction and supervision of the nurse (per state regulations and facility policy).
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Lead Resident Care Assistant Resume

Objective : Microbiology lab technician of 16 years skilled in distribution, production and process control. Possesses a high degree of integrity and an outstanding work ethic, as well as strong leadership qualities.

Skills : Microsoft word, Excel, power point, Foster /Adotpive parent.

Description :

    1. Provided and instructs residents in living skills, such as personal hygiene, housekeeping procedures, financial management, and individual counseling.
    2. Observed and documented the health and emotional condition of each resident, promptly reporting all changes to the nurse.
    3. Assisted in encouraging residents to reach their maximum level of physical function via providing minimal assistance needed (per Kardex) for ambulation, transferring, and toileting. 
    4. Maintained safety of all residents by utilizing proper transfer techniques indicated on Kardex.
    5. Obtained weights as indicated by a nurse.
    6. Ensured all incontinent residents are kept clean, dry, and odor free. 
    7. Provided proper toileting method as indicated on Kardex (urinal, bedpan, take to bathroom, bedside commode). 
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Junior
                      Education
                      Education
                      Diploma

                      Resident Care Assistant/Representative Resume

                      Summary : To obtain a Resident Care Assistant/Representative position at your department to further my experience and educational background, and also to become a valuable asset to your department.

                      Skills : Problem Solving, Word processing.

                      Description :

                        1. Assisted residents with dental and mouth care, personal care involving bathing and perineal care, dressing, and undressing.
                        2. Kept residents dry, and toileting residents every two hours or as needed.
                        3. Provided support in transportation, moving, lifting, and repositioning.
                        4. Collected specimens samples, recording all entries into flow sheets, notes, and MAR.
                        5. Checked dosage, route, and administration times to ensure medications are correct before assisting residents with medications.
                        6. Arrived early to receive a report from the previous caregiver, and reviewing the resident's logs daily to determine if changes in the resident's daily care routine have been made.
                        7. Measured and recorded temperatures, pulse, blood pressure, and respiration as instructed.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      7-10 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Management
                      Education
                      Education
                      Diploma

                      Resident Care Assistant Head Resume

                      Objective : To use my nursing and customer services skills in a challenging position, performing a variety of manual duties relating to the care of patients and problem solving with the opportunity for professional growth.

                      Skills : Microsoft office, Excel, PowerPoint, Cash register, Microsoft Business.

                      Description :

                        1. Performed the duties of shift supervisor for 1st shift Floor Staff.
                        2. Acted as a liaison between Floor Staff and Operation Director to Ensure the sanitary and orderly condition of Stewart Community Home.
                        3. Assisted Operation Director in the ordering of facility supplies Performs daily operations such as clean residents rooms, showers, bathrooms, halls, and other areas as directed.
                        4. Advised and assisted residents in safety and basic household life skills i.e., cleaning, making beds, washing clothes, etc.
                        5. Transported patients to and from various medical appointments.
                        6. Observed residents and report behavioral changes to Case Managers.
                        7. Adhered to the policies and procedures, HIPPA, and other state and federal regulations regarding the release of resident information and confidentially.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Junior
                      Education
                      Education
                      Business

                      Resident Care Assistant Lead Resume

                      Objective : Highly qualified Resident Care Assistant with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

                      Skills : Microsoft Office.

                      Description :

                        1. Monitored Medications Test and chart vitals including blood pressure, blood sugar, heart rate, temperature, and weight.
                        2. Observed charting to ensure tenant safety and health wellness.
                        3. Assisted resident in personal hygiene including dressing, showering, and toileting.
                        4. Provided training to new RCA's and CNA's coming into the facility.
                        5. Trained in Transferring tenants with the use of Gait Belt and personal lifts.
                        6. Communicated with Doctors and Power of Attorneys.
                        7. Assisted resident with laundry and room cleanliness.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Junior
                      Education
                      Education
                      Dental Assistant

                      Resident Care Assistant Manager Resume

                      Summary : Highly motivated, compassionate nursing professional with 1+ year's experience in Assisted Living Resident's and Nursing Homes. Providing residents and clients with assistance in activities of daily living. Timely, compassionate, and attentive individual focused on specific needs of patients and creating a positive atmosphere in a healthcare facility.

                      Skills : Electronic Health Records, Patient Care, ICD-10, HIPAA Compliance, Patient Education, Medical Records.

                      Description :

                        1. Observed and documented patient status and reported patient complaints to nursing staff.
                        2. Assisted with adequate nutrition and fluid intake.
                        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. Charted daily information on the residents such as mood changes, mobility activity, eating percentages, and daily inputs and outputs.
                        6. Recognized and reported abnormalities and/or changes in patients' health status to nursing staff.
                        7. Maintained bowel and bladder retraining program if needed. Ensures that all required documentation for B & B training program is recorded accurately and in a timely manner.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      7-10 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Consultant
                      Education
                      Education
                      Nursing

                      Resident Care Assistant/Consultant Resume

                      Objective : Resident Care Assistant with 3+ years work in fast-paced environment handling confidential paperwork, administering medication and providing quality patient care.

                      Skills : Initiative to work independently , SAP Knowledge, Ability to multi-task, 10key proficient,Microsoft operations, ISO9000 trainied ,High attention to detail.

                      Description :

                        1. Read and recorded temperature, pulse, and respiration.
                        2. Planned, prepared, and served meals and snacks according to prescribed diets.
                        3. Provided transportation, assistance, and companionship to clients.
                        4. Provided Foley care, as needed. 
                        5. Reported any pertinent change in bowel or bladder function to the nurse.
                        6. Completed all required documentation in Matrix and assignment sheets in a timely manner. 
                        7. Ensured residents are receiving proper coding to reflect their actual abilities, behavior, and food, and fluid intake.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Junior
                      Education
                      Education
                      Nursing

                      Resident Care Assistant (Part Time) Resume

                      Objective : Highly trained Nursing Assistant with strong clinical abilities and a successful career in both nursing homes and Assisted Living Facilities. Proactive and organized with passionate commitment with patient care.

                      Skills : Ability To Work Under Presure And With Less Or No Supervision,.

                      Description :

                        1. Provided direct care to residents as contained in the care plan.
                        2. Assisted residents with the activity of daily living.
                        3. Conducted activities for residents and encourage them to participate.
                        4. Assisted in the dining room to serve residents and ensure they are comfortable.
                        5. Ensured that the resident's room is clean at all times.
                        6. Made resident's beds and take out trash at every shift.
                        7. Dedicated, reliable, and passionate caregiver who loves to see the seniors smile so do all that is in my power to accomplish that.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Executive
                      Education
                      Education
                      Nursing

                      Resident Care Assistant Resume

                      Objective : Conscientious, dedicated, and energetic with 7 years customer relations experience, specializing in personal care with Alzheimer's and Dementia patients and families. Resourceful self-starter, effective in researching skills and coming to successful solutions to problems. Effective written and oral communications skills.

                      Skills : Customer And Personal Service, Critical Thinking, Time Management, Excellent Multi-tasking, Social Perceptiveness Medical Terminology, Active Listening, 60 WPM.

                      Description :

                        1. Assisted residents with activities of daily living.
                        2. Showered, laundry, dressing, toileting, and overall safety.
                        3. Transferred residents to the dining area, serve food, supervise mealtime.
                        4. Created activities and crafts for residents continuing activity and mobility.
                        5. Responsible for monitoring residents and reporting any potential changes in resident health.
                        6. Worked with family members throughout the resident's stay.
                        7. Receptionist backup for after-hours calls and questions.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Junior
                      Education
                      Education
                      Diploma