Patient Care Specialist

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Zilpha Bennard

zilpha.bennard@gmail.com | (199) 547-8825 | Atlanta, GA

Summary


As a Patient Care Specialist with over 1 year of experience, I have provided care and support to patients in a variety of settings. I have gained valuable knowledge and skills in patient assessment, vital signs monitoring, wound care, and medication administration. I am passionate about providing high-quality patient care and strive to provide compassionate and personalized care to each individual. I am dedicated to continuously improving my clinical skills and expanding my knowledge base in order to provide the best possible care for my patients.

Experience


Patient Care Specialist at Piedmont Healthcare, GAMar 2022 - Present

  • Provided direct patient care for up to 25 patients per shift.
  • Monitored and documented vital signs, intake and output levels, and daily weight.
  • Assisted with wound care, NG tube placement/removal, Foley catheter insertion/removal, blood draws, and IV starts/discontinuations.
  • Administered medications (oral, subcutaneous injections) according to physician orders.
  • Transported patients via wheelchair or stretcher to various appointments within the hospital.
  • Acted as a liaison between patients & families and other members of the healthcare team.

Patient Care Specialist II at WellStar Health System, GAJul 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Supervised a team of 4 Patient Care Specialists and provided guidance to ensure optimal patient care.
  • Monitored patients' vital signs and medical condition using EKG machines, blood pressure monitors, etc.
  • Administered medication according to doctors' orders and monitored patients for reactions/side effects.
  • Assisted in surgery prep by scrubbing in and helping with instruments as needed.
  • Transported patients to different areas of the hospital as required.

Education


High School Diploma at Georgia Institute of TechnologyAug 2017 - May 2021

I have learned time management, organization, study skills, and how to better myself as a student.

Skills


  • Caring
  • Communication
  • Listening
  • Organizational
  • Multi-tasking
  • Time Management
  • Patience

Ailene Blackdeer

ailene.blackdeer@gmail.com | (548) 317-1872 | Anchorage, AK

Summary


I have over 1 year of experience as a Patient Care Specialist. I am responsible for providing direct patient care and support services in a hospital setting. I have excellent communication skills and am able to effectively communicate with patients, families, and members of the healthcare team. I am well-organized and efficient in my work, and take pride in providing high quality patient care.

Experience


Patient Care Specialist at Health Anchorage, AKMar 2022 - Present

  • Provided direct patient care for up to 25 patients per shift.
  • Monitored vital signs and documented changes in patients' condition.
  • Assisted with ambulation, transfers, and range of motion exercises.
  • Administered oral, subcutaneous, intramuscular, and intradermal medications.
  • Collaborated with interdisciplinary team to develop individualized care plans.

Patient Care Specialist II at Fairbanks Memorial Hospital, AKJul 2021 - Jan 2022

  • Assisted in the care of 50+ patients daily, providing them with treatments and therapies to improve their quality of life.
  • Monitored patient vital signs and charted changes to ensure accuracy and compliance with hospital policy.
  • Actively participated in interdisciplinary team meetings to develop individualized care plans for each patient.
  • Administered medications as prescribed by the physician and documented administration according to hospital protocol.
  • Educated patients and families on disease process, treatment options, side effects of medication, etc.

Education


High School Diploma at Service High School, Anchorage, AKAug 2017 - May 2021

I've learned how to study for and write exams, how to do research, and how to communicate with my peers and teachers.

Skills


  • Communication
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Documentation skills
  • Nursing knowledge and skills
  • Patient assessment skills
  • Critical thinking