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Name Dorothy Helliwell
Email Helliwell122@aol.com
Phone (410) 206-5281
Desired Position
Education Maryland Training Center, Inc.
Maryland Certified Nurse's Aide/Geriatric Aide

Maryland Fire Rescue Institution:
Emergency Medical Technician, Basic
Emergency Medical Technician, Ambulance

Community College of Baltimore County, Essex MD
Certified Nursing Assistant
Certified Medicine Aide

Patterson High School, Baltimore MD
Experience/Training University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore MD

Certified Nursing Assistant: Neurotrauma IMC 2014 - Present
• Patient care responsibilities to include but not limited to : obtaining vital signs: glucose monitoring, assist patients with meals, hygiene, grooming, dressing, bath room visits/assist with bedpans, changing bed linens, and assisting patients out of bed. Prepares patients for procedures, diagnostic testing and treatments.
• Communicates with nursing regarding patient updates or concerns.
• Collection and delivery of labs
• Assists with discharge and admitting patients.

Patient Care Assistant: Department of Hyperbaric Medicine 1994 - 2013
• Patient care responsibilities to include, but not limited to: inside tender during treatments; patient education; taking vital signs; glucose monitoring; tracheostomy care and suctioning; performing blood draws and first aid, maintaining communication with physicians, nursing staff and technical staff; documentation of patient treatments; performing pain assessments; monitoring for neurological oxygen toxicity; performing rapid neurological assessments on patients with decompression sickness; assisting with critical care patients; assisting with wound care and dressing changes; remain alert and vigil at all times to patient responses and potential problems; and maintaining a safe environment inside the hyperbaric chamber.
• Maintains hyperbaric chamber including: Set up and break down of patient oxygen delivery systems, controls, functions, restocking supplies, disinfection of patient equipment and overall cleanliness of hyperbaric chamber.
• Maintains exam areas including: disinfecting stretchers, linen changes, restocking supplies and overall cleanliness of exam areas.
• Maintains and updates nursing staff education boards
• Patient computer data entry, preparing out-patient and in-patients treatment charts and registering new out-patients.

Certified Nursing Assistant: 4 STA/Shock Trauma Acute 1989 - 1994
• Patient care responsibilities to include but not limited to: obtaining vital signs; assist patients with meals, hygiene, grooming, dressing, bath room visits/assist with bedpans, changing bed linens, and assisting patients out of bed. Prepares patients for
procedures, diagnostic testing and treatments.

Certified Nursing Assistant: 4 STA/Shock Trauma Acute 1989 - 1994
• Communicates with nursing regarding patients updates or concerns
• Collection and delivery of labs
• Assists with discharge and admitting patients.

Riverview Nursing Center, Essex MD

Certified Medicine Aide 1988 - 1989
• Patient care responsibilities to include but not limited to: Administering medications to patients, obtaining vital signs, assist patients with meals, hygiene grooming, dressing, bathroom visits/assist with bedpans, changing bed linens, and assisting patients out of bed.
• Communicates with nursing regarding patient updates or concerns.
• Produced written reports outlining the outcomes of treatment regimens.

Certified Nursing Assistant 1987 - 1988
• Patient care responsibilities to include but not limited to: obtaining vital signs; assist patients with meals, hygiene ,grooming, dressing, bathroom visits/assist with bedpans, changing bed linens, assisting patients out of the bed.
• Communicates with nursing regarding patient updates or concerns.

Volunteer experience:

Fallston Volunteer Fire Ambulance Company, Station 13

Emergency Medical Technician 2001 - Present
• Emergency responder for medical and trauma patients
• Performs BLS, CPR, First Aid
• Assists with ACLS

Middle River Volunteer Ambulance Rescue Company, Station 52

Emergency Medical technician 1992 - 1994
• Emergency responder for medical and trauma patients
• Performs BLS, CPR, First Aid
• Assists with ACLS

Francis Scott Key Hospital (Johns Hopkins Bay View)

Cardiac Care Unit & Burn Center 1985
• Patient care responsibilities to include but not limited to : Assisting patients with daily hygiene and grooming needs, changing bed linens, transported patients for labs and diagnostic tests.
• Award for Exceeding Required Volunteer Hours
Certifications • Certified Hyperbaric Technologist, NBDHMT #3617
• Emergency Medical Technician-Basic, MIEMSS #0129073
• Certified Nursing Aide, Maryland Board of Nursing #A00019342
• CPR: Healthcare Provider
Resumé Dorothy_Helliwell.pdf
Current Location MD
Desired Location
Date Posted 01/24/2017