Patient Care Assistant Resume Sample

Updated on June 16, 2019

Your Patient Care Assistant (PCA) Resume is the most valuable tool that introduces you to a prospective employer.

It must be written in a way which is attractive, informative, professional, and well organized.



In fact, writing a successful resume along with a compelling PCA Cover Letter takes care, consideration, and planning.

Keep in mind that the first impressions count, so, be careful when building or updating your resume.



The sample below can help you to create an attractive resume that represents you to your full benefit.

See also: PCA Resume Objectives



Patient Care Assistant Resume Example


Mary Smith, CNA
69 Einstein Street, Newburyport, MA 65921
(000) 254-6532


Delivering safe, appropriate, and quality patient care.

Results-driven Patient Care Assistant with 9+ years of successful experience in administering care to patients and providing adequate support to healthcare professionals. Ability to perform simple treatments, check-in, and check-out tasks and obtain patient information. Working knowledge of procedures related to patient care activities. A dedicated individual who can follow the facility’s standard operating procedures. Known for assisting patients in activities of daily living.


• Vital Signs
• Glucometry
• Phlebotomy
• Sterilization
• Specimen Collection
• Documentation
• Patient Transportation
• Infection Control
• Supply Management
• HIPPA Compliance
• Neat Appearance

[Mention your accomplishments here]


Patient Care Assistant                  
Anna Jaques Hospital, Newburyport, MA ~ 2012 – Present

• Take vital signs and collect the specimen
• Observe and report any changes in patient condition
• Assist with personal cleanliness, oral hygiene, making beds and straightening rooms
• Setup apparatus and monitor intake/output of patients
• Transport patients to other departments and operation unit of the hospital
• Distribute patient education materials
• Maintain current patient information on a tracking system

St. Mary’s Hospital, Milwaukee, WI ~ 2010 – 2012

• Provided basic supportive care to patients
• Kept patient room sanitized and orderly
• Setup the patients’ rooms, guide patients to the room and recorded necessary patient information
• Collected specimen and sent the same to the laboratory
• Changed the dressing of residents
• Performed department maintenance activities such as stocking, cleaning, ordering and procuring supplies


CPR and Basic Life Support Certification – 2011

Nursing Assistant Certification – 2010

Diploma: CITY SCHOOL, Milwaukee, WI – 2009

• Excellent customer service skills
• Basic computer and math skills
• Great attention to detail
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills

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