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Nurse

Registrered nurse

Senior

Managed 35 clients; performed first aid, immunizations and assisted in convalescence and rehabilitation. Optimized patient care by providing rehabilitation and treatment plans to accelerate patient recovery; minimized pain, discomfort, infections, and complications. Assigned job duties to the nursing staff.

  • Provided care for clients with various forms of mental illness, ensures maintenance of therapeutic milieu and communication.
  • Developed Health Assessment Questionnaire to help the patient indicate the health conditions before physician appointments and allow the physician to document treatments and recommendations.
  • Supervised and directed Certified Nursing Assistants who provided patient care.
  • Administered treatments and provided medications as well as conducted medication education for discharge planning with patients and their families.
  • Facilitated role as charge nurse by supporting other nurses in their job requirements to achieve their daily goals.

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Certified nursing assistant

Senior

Optimized patient care by creating a safe, hygienic, and high-quality hospital environment; continually worked to accelerate patient recovery by minimizing infections. Offered health education to patients and families and coordinated with other departments such as social services, recreational and group therapists. Worked in all medical units including Neuro, CVCU, CVPCU, ICU, Emergency Department, Labor and Delivery, Oncology, Observation, Post-op, Pre-op, Rehab, Orthopedic, Med Surg, and PACU.

  • Answered and clarified patient’s concerns making sure that doctors’ orders are followed on time.
  • Ensured a safe and secured environment for patients, staff, and visitors.
  • Embarked into the innovation planning committee; crafted a directory for float staff, introduced colorful scrubs day, created reports, and bulletin boards.
  • Contributed productively to scheduled and non-scheduled changes, emergencies, and stressful environments.
  • Obtained health history, maintained detailed records, and provided patient/ family education tailored towards individual needs.
  • Created informational handouts and designed patient laboratory status letters.

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Medical assistant

Medical assistant

Entry level

Managed daily administrative tasks, including scheduling, patient check-in and check-out, and patient medical record at Pediatric Nephrology. Obtained and accurately recorded patient medical histories, vitals, test results for medical records while ensuring patient confidentiality is maintained. Prepared treatment rooms for clinical examinations and assisting practitioners with medical procedures and other patient care.

  • Delivered compassionate support, attention, and assistance to patients and families.
  • Ensured compliance with all health care regulations, including HIPAA and OSHA.
  • Administered medications for patients as directed by physicians.
  • Administered patient records to ensure accuracy for submission for the kidney transplant list. Associated potential kidney transplant patients with community services and agencies.
  • Managed electronic health system submitted electronic authorizations for patient medications.
  • Worked closely with doctors to facilitate and support all administration duties for the medical practice.

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Certified nursing assistant

Senior

Optimized patient care by creating a safe, hygienic, and high-quality hospital environment; continually worked to accelerate patient recovery by minimizing infections. Offered health education to patients and families and coordinated with other departments such as social services, recreational and group therapists. Worked in all medical units including Neuro, CVCU, CVPCU, ICU, Emergency Department, Labor and Delivery, Oncology, Observation, Post-op, Pre-op, Rehab, Orthopedic, Med Surg, and PACU.

  • Answered and clarified patient’s concerns making sure that doctors’ orders are followed on time.
  • Ensured a safe and secured environment for patients, staff, and visitors.
  • Embarked into the innovation planning committee; crafted a directory for float staff, introduced colorful scrubs day, created reports, and bulletin boards.
  • Contributed productively to scheduled and non-scheduled changes, emergencies, and stressful environments.
  • Obtained health history, maintained detailed records, and provided patient/ family education tailored towards individual needs.
  • Created informational handouts and designed patient laboratory status letters.

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Healthcare worker

Caregiver

Experienced

Provided in-home care to a senior citizen, including physical care (lifting and bathing) and emotional wellness through expert knowledge of safety and body mechanics to provide compassionate care.

  • Prepared and submitted accurate and complete patient progress notes to the patient's family and care team.
  • Delivered friendly and professional companionship, including social activities inside and outside of the home.
  • Performed light housekeeping responsibilities, including cleaning, laundry, and meal preparation.
  • Instructed the patient to follow his nutrition plan as directed by a care team.
  • Managed timely intake of medicines and supplements as suggested by a physician.

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Home health aide

Entry level

Monitored and recorded stay-at-home patient conditions by providing support, personal services, and teaching patients and their families. Supported patients by offering housekeeping services, shopping for food and other household requirements, preparing and serving meals and snacks, and running errands.

  • Assisted patient in bathing, dressing, and grooming.
  • Advised patients by teaching the use of a cane or walker, special techniques, and equipment for personal hygiene.
  • Helped family members care for the patient by teaching appropriate ways to lift, turn, and re-position the patient.
  • Educated patients on nutrition, cleanliness, and housekeeping.
  • Recorded patient information by making entries in the patient journal and notifying the nursing supervisor of changing or unusual conditions.
  • Maintained a safe, secure, and healthy patient environment by following asepsis standards and procedures, maintaining security precautions, and following prescribed dietary requirements and nutrition standards.
  • Protected the home care agency by adhering to professional standards, home care policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements.
  • Enhanced service reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests and exploring opportunities to add value.

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Pharmacy

Pharmacist

Experienced

Oversaw day-to-day pharmacy operations and inventory management; ensures pharmaceutical, medical supplies, and drugs are stocked as per state and federal laws. Managed 2000 to 2100 prescriptions fill and refill. Reviewed with physicians and patients regarding medication dosage, drug interaction, medical equipment, disease management, and potential side effects of prescription and OTC medications. Supervises 4 pharmacy technicians.

  • Provided leadership to the loss-making pharmacy by establishing long-term client relationships that produced repeat business which dramatically improved revenue by 5 to 10 % per annum.
  • Facilitated Medication therapy management (MTM) to ensure the best therapeutic outcomes for patients; utilized Mirxa and outcome systems for medication therapy management.
  • Evaluated customer satisfaction by using comprehensive medication review which includes counseling and follows up calls; increased customer satisfaction rate from 40 % to 70%.
  • Spearheaded training and coaching for pharmacy technicians to improve productivity and quality score by implementing best practices. Reduced prescription errors by 60%.
  • Dispensed and compounded prescriptions; maintained accurate patient records, dosing information, and directions for use.

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Pharmacy assistant

Entry level

Performed clerical duties, including patient file creation and management, stock control and procurement, cash management, and filing. Precisely typed and printed out drug prescription labels and responded to emails.

  • Controlled inventory through routine stock-taking, avoiding stockouts by identifying shortages and ordering for replenishments.
  • Facilitated data-driven decision-making by the Pharmacist by maintaining a detailed record of all purchases and sales.
  • Enhanced client satisfaction through quick and best-in-class service, prompt and professional response to all queries, and an enticing store outlook.

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Physical therapy

Physical therapist

Entry level

Educated multiple patients on the safe use of home exercises to accelerate the healing process following sport-related injuries. Reviewed treatment plans before each session and ensured the safety of all machines and technical equipment.

  • Delivered therapeutic services to 30 athletes after injury occurrence, increasing the chances of returning to peak performance by 15% compared to traditional recovery methods.
  • Instructed patients in the effective use of weights, inclined surfaces, and pulleys, as well as helping them adapt to the use of canes, braces, crutches, and prosthetic devices.
  • Collaborated with 24 outpatient staff members to generate specialized treatment plans and deliver new therapeutic exercises, including the use of LED lights on injured tissues.
  • Received 97% positive feedback for maintaining a respectful demeanor with patients, listening to their concerns, and adapting treatment plans to their physical needs and personal requirements.
  • Provided high-quality care and educated affected patients on how to live successfully within the limits of their new physical capabilities.

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Physical therapist

Senior

Planned, evaluated, and administered programs of Physical Therapy upon referral by the physician. Conducted PT programs to restore function, prevent disability and help patients reach their maximum level of independence. Directed, supervised, and trained Physical Therapist Assistant, Physical Therapy Technician, students, and volunteers.

  • Interpreted appropriate data through reviewing the medical record, physician reports, and patient/family interaction and utilizes appropriate assistive and orthotic devices.
  • Re-evaluated patients as needed, modifying goals and treatment as patient's status changes.
  • Communicated patient's evaluation and subsequent progress to the physician, referral sources, and other clinical staff and coordinated patient's schedule, treatment programs, discharge planning, and recommend solutions to patient care problems.
  • Provided and documented patient and family education regarding deficits, progress toward goals, and therapeutic techniques, with individualized instruction for a home program including equipment use.
  • Offered personalized therapeutic exercise including testing and conditioning, neurotherapeutic approaches to improve strength, range of motion, and function, Soft tissue and manual therapy techniques; including massage, spinal and peripheral joint mobilization, and manipulation.

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Dental care

Dentist

Senior

Built a practice around a caring and compassionate approach to patients and their dental needs. Effectively diagnosed and treated patient needs while counseling on the best ways to maintain and improve oral health. Provided a full range of dental services for all ages including family dentistry, dental crowns, veneers, dental implants, CEREC, and cosmetic dentistry. Strive to improve the overall health of patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing, and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. 

  • Conducted oral examination including a visual examination, charting, periodontal probing, diagnosis, and treatment recommendations.
  • Built quality dashboards by utilizing cost parameters to measure quality.
  • Obtained x-rays, including the panoramic x-ray for proper diagnosis of the anterior (front) and posterior (back) teeth as well as the bite-wing x-ray series for proper diagnosis of proximal decay of posterior teeth.
  • Performed surgery by preparing the area for an implant and place the implant in the mouth.
  • Implemented a useable and validated Patient Safety Toolkit (PST) for documenting AEs for Patient Safety.
  • Incorporated continuous dental staff training programs for dental staff to promote a healthy work environment that breeds success.

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Dentist

Entry level

Treated patients with dental concerns while performing regular cleanings and preventative procedures to establish a plan for better dental hygiene. Corrected bite issues and overcrowding.

  • Performed dental procedures, such as extractions, root canals, and filling cavities by giving sedatives or anesthesia before administering treatments.
  • Ordered diagnostic measures, such as x-rays, models
  • Utilized tools, such as drills, probes, brushes, and mirrors to examine and treat teeth and mouth.
  • Accurately maintained records relating to the oral health of patients and the treatments given to them.
  • Effectively communicated with staff members to provide optimal care to patients.

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Doctor

Physician

Experienced

Handled patients of various ages, from pediatric to geriatric, serving up to 20 patients per day. 

  • Consulted with various specialists to seek alternative treatments for patients not comfortable with surgeries.
  • Achieved an over 95% rating based on client feedback by providing individualized care for patients.
  • Established and maintained lasting relationships with patients and their families, improving treatment compliance rates by 40%.
  • Championed departmental process improvements, including the implementation of a new health records management system that eliminated data entry errors.

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General practitioner

Senior

Oversaw patients ranging from 20 to 25 patients per day. Leveraged patient-centered care by spending more time with each patient and creating a seamless system of care for patients. Fostered teamwork, team member engagement, and community involvement with a commitment to leveraging diversity and inclusion in support of quality care.

  • Utilized Electronic Health Records to plan care for individual patients and maximize impact on the population.
  • Established State of an art practice setting designed for a team-based practice model.
  • Conducted physical examination and reviewed medical tests and documents about consultations and medical histories.
  • Partnered with care team leveraging coaching and integrated behavioral health models to engage the geriatric patient population in care.

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Psychology

Psychologist

Experienced

Offered full-service case management services, which included creating treatment plans and putting clients and families in touch with the right specialists. Supported young children by running specialized after-school activities and used rigorous testing procedures to assess their emotional and behavioral needs.

  • Designed special programs to guide adult participants affected by family violence, low self-esteem, mental crisis, and unstable relationships.
  • Helped young patients develop skills to prevent relapse after treatments and followed up with their families to ensure a steady mental recovery.
  • Mentored a group of 10 practicum students on ethical rehabilitation practices and counseling techniques while leading educational and therapy groups for patients affected by brain injury.
  • Provided mental evaluations to 75 foster children and analyzed the impact of living within foster care facilities. Educated foster parents on how to support a child's growth as well as how to handle attachment and separation.
  • Drafted written reports for 25 patients every week, summarizing symptomatology, diagnoses, and treatment modalities.

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Psychologist

Senior

Integral member of a small professional team responsible for growing the company from 200 to over 2K cases on a permanent basis for a psychological corporation created to serve the community specializing in the prevention and treatment of violence.

  • Served as the primary therapist; personally, handled over 500 clients annually.
  • Monitored client progress in therapy, addressed concerns, discussed goals, and wrote progress reports for courts, probation officers, and county workers.
  • Conducted psychological/forensic evaluations for Immigration Attorneys’ clients who were applying for U-Visas and other immigration programs.
  • Facilitated groups in conjoint children/family therapy, domestic violence, anger management, sex offender treatment, and parent training.
  • Established and maintained relationships with external agencies; facilitated referrals and ongoing services and support to families.
  • Consulted with the prospective patient's family members to determine the person's physical, cognitive or emotional needs.
  • Gifted in client assessment/evaluation and development/implementation of effective treatment plans.

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Animal care

Veterinarian

Entry level

Educated communities on animal care and production, parasite control, and nutritional best practices. Provided exceptional care to owners by answering questions on animal health.

  • Diagnosed and treated various health issues, fractures, skin diseases, and digestive problems in dairy cattle and horses.
  • Advocated for optimal animal health by advising owners on the dietary needs of different animals accompanied by the recommended levels of exercise and daily activities.
  • Leveraged in-depth knowledge of various diseases in recognizing and recommending suitable treatment options for speedy animal recovery.

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Veterinary assistant

Entry level

Cleaned and sanitized examination rooms, operating rooms, and animal living spaces, including cages and kennels. Regularly fed, bathed, and exercised animals to ensure physical and hygienic health. Maintained and sanitized surgical equipment and instruments before and after all operative procedures.

  • Fed and provided animals with at regular intervals throughout the day, recording their weight and reactions to food.
  • Handled a variety of front office administrative responsibilities including scheduling appointments and directing patients into examination rooms.
  • Reassured clients that their pets are being cared for to the best of the veterinarian’s abilities and explained any issues, including lack of available appointments and insurance coverage.
  • Kept the animal clinic clean, ordered and restocked supplies, and walked animals throughout the day or as necessary.
  • Held and restrained animals during medical exams and surgical procedures and explained recovery instructions to owners and families.

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All job titles Cardiologist Caregiver Case manager Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Charge nurse Chiropractor Dental assistant Dental receptionist Dentist Dermatologist Dietary aide Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Emergency Room nurse General practitioner Home health aide ICU nurse Labor and delivery nurse Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) Medical assistant Medical receptionist Medical technologist Nurse practitioner Occupational therapist Operating room nurse Optician Optometrist Paramedic Patient care technician Pediatric nurse Pediatrician Pharmacist Pharmacy assistant Pharmacy technician Physical therapist Physician Physician assistant Psychiatrist Psychologist Radiologic technologist Registered nurse (RN) School psychologist Veterinarian Veterinary assistant Veterinary technician

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Nurse

Supportive, motivated, and patient-oriented registered nurse (RN) with 2 years’ clinical experience. Dedicated, efficient, and detail-oriented team player with excellent interpersonal skills, compassion, and dedication towards collaboratively maintained treatment plans. Licensed medical professional with history of monitoring patients, administering medications, and supporting doctors and hospital staff on operational tasks.

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Medical assistant

Efficient, innovative, and patient-oriented certified nursing assistant (CNA) with 5 years’ experience supporting healthcare initiatives and daily hospital operations. Proactive and reliable multitasker with excellent organization skills and ability to prioritize patient needs and coordinate daily basic care needs. Highly motivated team player with excellent written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, and passion for process improvement efforts.

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Healthcare worker

Experienced caregiver bringing three years of dedicated patient care for in-home and resident facility environments. Focuses on serving adult and geriatric patient populations to assist in emotional and physical needs with empathy and a culturally sensitive mindset. A trustworthy professional with a caring attitude centered on treating all patients with dignity and respect.

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Pharmacy

Professional and detail-oriented pharmacist with applicable experience and expert clinical skills. Collaborative, supportive, and organized health professional with excellent written and verbal communication skills, business acumen, and ability to work independently to maintain retail pharmacy management operations. Dedicated and attentive counselor able to establish and grow patient relationships while dispensing prescription medications and health advice.

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Physical therapy

Highly skilled and compassionate Physiotherapist with 10 years of experience in restoring patients’ routine activities through massage techniques, heat treatments, therapeutic exercise programs, and other noninvasive techniques. Expertise in working with all age groups with a variety of conditions. Continually promote prevention, acute care, rehabilitation, disability while maintaining optimal functional independence and physical performance. Fosters teamwork, team member engagement, and community involvement.

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Dental care

Confident, efficient, and detail-oriented associate dentist with relevant experience in assisting with routine examinations, teeth cleanings, and other dental procedures. Diligent and reliable healthcare professional with ability to interview and counsel patients, deliver educational presentations regarding proper oral health management, and maintain patient files. Supportive patient relations expert with excellent verbal communication and critical thinking skills.

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Doctor

Compassionate, capable, patient-focused professional offering a high level of expertise, ambition, and drive to enhance the quality of patient outcomes in Emergency/Urgent Care. Repeatedly singled out by peers for improving patient satisfaction through a rich blend of medical expertise and laboratory excellence. Easily builds affinity and trust with people from all backgrounds, age groups, and life circumstances. Goal-driven individual with unmatched commitment, sound diagnostic and problem-resolution skills, and ability to remain calm and composed in the face of potential emergency and life-threatening situations. Follows code of ethics and protocol; highly accountable. Delivers uncompromising work ethic, positive bedside manner/demeanor, and positive communication skills in difficult situations.

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Psychology

Results-driven psychology graduate with a deep interest in researching and analyzing patient behavior to provide an accurate diagnosis. Possessing good leadership and interpersonal abilities and able to solve complex problems alone as well as within a team with a very professional demeanor. Talent for observing emotional disorders and brainstorming effective treatment plans to help clients achieve their goals over the short and long term.

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Animal care

Entry-level Veterinarian with a year of experience diagnosing and treating ailments in domestic animals. Proven capacity to vaccinate animals and advise owners on the proper diet, hygiene, and reproduction. Able to work well individually or as part of a team and strives to learn new concepts at every opportunity.

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Nurse

Proficient and self-driven registered nurse (RN) eager to leverage clinical experience and skills in managing patient treatment plans towards new healthcare opportunities. Adaptive and hands-on learner leveraging strong multitasking skills and passion for continued personal and professional growth.

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Medical assistant

Efficient, insightful, and passionate certified nursing assistant with related experience in diverse healthcare settings seeking new opportunities to provide personalized patient care in support of RNs and dedicated healthcare leadership teams. Motivated and hands-on learner eager to master new policies and procedures while contributing to patient care initiatives within a fast-paced hospital, outpatient, or hospice setting.

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Healthcare worker

Kind-hearted healthcare professional committed to providing quality caregiving services by establishing trust with clients and their families through delivering warmth, independence, and a relaxed environment. I am eager to make changes in people’s lives as a Caregiver through my dedicated and compassionate nature at XYZ Home Care.

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Pharmacy

Organized, proficient, and detail-oriented pharmacist with professional experience looking for new and challenging opportunities to deliver high-quality pharmaceutical care to patients. Collaborative team player ready to partner with senior pharmacists and healthcare professionals to pursue personal and professional growth.

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Physical therapy

An energetic PT with a deep interest in managing rehabilitation programs for individuals with disabilities and acute physical injuries. Looking to apply my skills in functional strength training to administer active and passive manual exercises to ensure the well-being of patients.

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Dental care

Patient-oriented and self-motivated dentist seeking to apply skills in leading dental surgeries and routine cleaning tasks to obtain a position with an innovative and welcoming family practice. Collaborative dental surgeon with desire to work with new teams of healthcare professionals.

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Doctor

Dedicated Physician looking to fill the Half-day Physician position at ABC Hospital to utilize skills in diagnosing and treating a wide range of illnesses.

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Psychology

Passionate professional with well-rounded knowledge about the emotional, cognitive, and social processes of human behavior. Possesses strong relationship-building skills and able to delve into patients’ struggles with respect and professionalism. Eager to collaborate with expert providers to ensure complete client support and excellent care.

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Animal care

Enthusiastic Veterinarian seeking a position at ABC Veterinary services to utilize skills in diagnosing and treating a wide range of diseases in cattle.

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