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EDUCATION Villanova University, Villanova, PA; Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Accelerated Program, 2013 The University of Iowa, Iowa

City, IA; Bachelor of Science in Integrative Physiology, Honors with Distinction, 2010 Northeast Iowa Community College, Dubuque, IA; Certified Nursing Assistant Program, 2007 CPR for the Healthcare Provider Certification, expires March 17, 2014 HEALTHCARE EXPERIENCE Direct Care Staff Synergy Home Care, Broomall, PA August 2012-July 2013 ● Provided personalized 1:1 care for a woman with cerebellar degeneration  Provided supervision to nursing home residents receiving Hospice or exhibiting newly-onset aggressive behaviors  Transported clients to doctor’s appointments Residential Facilitator Reach For Your Potential, Iowa City, IA June 2011-May 2012  Provided personal care and social integration to developmentally disabled adults  Passed oral medications to 6 individuals, administered insulin to an individual with diabetes, and provided nebulizers and chest physiotherapy to an individual with cystic fibrosis  Trained and supervised 11 direct care staff members on ADLs and medication administration  Managed finances of 3 individuals; including bills, groceries and all other purchases  Completed quarterly reports on 3 clients’ health and progress on developmental goals Medication Manager Legacy Gardens, Iowa City, IA June 2011-May 2012  Provided scheduled and as needed oral medications for up to 30 residents with Alzheimer’s or other cognitive impairments  Responsible for ordering all personal care items, dressings, ointments and medications from 2 pharmacies for 30 residents on a weekly basis  Implemented behavioral interventions on agitated or confused residents  Reminded residents to complete ADLs and use restroom; provided personal care as needed  Assessed residents for changes in health status including cognitive declines and skin breakdown Certified Nurse’s Aide Luther Manor, Dubuque, IA June 2007-January 2009  Working in a team of three aides and one nurse per 21 residents, provided personal care to residents of a long-term care facility  Utilized time management to coordinate showers, meals, medications, two-person transfers, and resident and facility schedules  Prompted, provided hand-on-hand cueing or complete assistance at mealtime for residents with dysphagia, confusion, contractures and ALS  Rehabilitated patients after surgery or injury through ambulation and ROM exercises