$15.75/hr hourly rate $0/day live-in rate PART-time availability

Profile

Presently I work for MD Anderson been here almost 6 years. Providing assistance in activities of daily living and complete necessary tasks to promote patient health, including assisting patients with basic hygiene needs, maintaining an optimum level of mobility and assisting patient with nutritional intake, as needed. I also collect patient specimens and data, including vital signs, input/output and other delegated measurements in accordance with unit/facility policy and standards of care. Here at MD Anderson we just connect with One connection for Epic where I now document objective data and routine aspects of patient care. I recognize and report abnormalities and/or changes in the patient's health status and responses to treatment to a licensed professional. I promote continuity of care by accurately and completely communication to other caregivers the status of patients for which care is provided. I can also change dressing and foley catheter insertion/removal as needed.I can provide general support to the department, including greeting and assisting patients, vistors, physicians and ancillary personnel. I have been in the medical field for a little of 30 years. I have the ability to stand for long periods of time, lift and transfer residents (up to 100 pounds unassisted), bend, twist, push and pull.

Employment

Employer Position Location From To
MD Anderson CNA 1515 Holcomb Blvd. 6/1/10 Present

Languages

English

A.S.L.

Experience With

ALS

Dementia/Alzheimer's Disease

Blood Disorders

Cancer Recovery

Cardiovascular Disorders

Diabetes

Gastrointestinal Disorders

Hospice Care

Multiple Sclerosis

Neurological Disorders

Orthopedic Care

Parkinson's Disease

Post Surgery Recovery

Renal and Urological Disorders

Hoyer Lift

Skin Disorders

Stroke

HIV/AIDS

LGBT Health

Quadriplegia

First Aid Training

Catheter Skills

Transferring/Balance Support