Amanda Edsell


Compassionate and energetic state certified nurse assistant with two years experience in a long-term care facility setting. Assisted with training of new nurse aides. Followed company regulations and safety procedures. Empathetic to the needs of the elderly. Complimented on performance as SRNA top scores on evaluation. Able to calm irrate residents by using distraction methods. Encouraged residents to set goals to work toward independence and saw some achieve. Implemented use of kiosk machine to record residents activities of daily living, behavior change, and intake.

Work experience

Work experience
Aug 2010 - Jan 2012


Grayson Manor Nursing Home
Apr 2010 - Dec 2011

Home Health Aide

Lincoln Trail Area Development

Assisted patient with bathing,dressing,and light housekeeping duties.


Aug 20101 - Present

University Of Phoenix Online



Computer Skills

type 47+ wpm, intermediate in use of microsoft word, beginner at using kiosk machine to enter resident activities of daily living

Other Skills

emptying drainage bag, collecting specimens, diapering, aid in walking, and applying elastic stockings

Safety Skills

Hand-washing procedure, use of gloves, and transferring of residents

Procedural Skills

resident care and charting, oral care, proper techniques for temperature taking, weighing, range-of-motion exercises, measuring and recording residents intake, and recording changes in residents health and behavior.

Assistance Skills

helping residents sit-up,transfer from bed, assist with baths, and assist with use of catheter or bedpan


Dec 2011 - Nov 2012

Nurse Aide

State of Kentucky