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Ruschae La-Verne Hodges

Memphis,Tennessee

Summary

I am an Army Veteran seeking to become a Chaplain. I have worked with patients in a hospital setting as well as a military setting. Enthusiastic Chaplain motivated to work with patients, families, and care teams efficiently. Friendly, adaptable, and collaborative professional successfully devising satisfying solutions to complex problems. Highly skilled Patient Care Technician with more than 30 years of practical experience in an assisted living environment. Established in assessment, counseling, consulting on treatment, lab work, documentation, and administrating treatment. A hardworking and passionate job seeker with strong organizational skills eager to secure an entry-level Chaplain position. Ready to help the team achieve company goals.

Overview

40
40
years of professional experience

Work History

Health Technician

Memphis Medical Center
1982.11 - 2015.01
  • Educated patients on general health assessment results.,
  • Administered and filed donor consent forms.
  • Registered donors, collected histories, and gathered vital signs.
  • Provided exceptional customer service to patients, answering questions and addressing concerns.
  • Filed and maintained patient records in accordance with HIPAA regulations.
  • Applied administrative knowledge and courtesy to explain procedures and services to patients.
  • Charted on the condition of the patients.

Tire Inspector

Firestone Tire And Rubber Company
1976.10 - 1982.03


  • Analyzed project performance data to identify areas of improvement.
  • Verified quality of deliverables and conformance to specifications before submitting to clients.

Medical Personnel and Truck Driver

Army National Guard Tn
1975.02 - 1978.10
  • Upheld code of conduct and maintained professionalism in stressful situations.
  • Coordinated with unit leadership and direct superiors for taskings and managed subordinates to execute.
  • Trained in conflict resolution among subordinates, equals, and superiors.
  • Maintained the required level of proficiency in the use of firearms.
  • Maintained awareness of subordinates' personal problems and shortcomings, supporting personal and professional growth.
  • Upheld Army dress and appearance regulations for a professional appearance.
  • Trained in small arms, and indirect fire weapons.
  • Operated with safety and skill to avoid accidents and delays.
  • Gave individual evaluations based on fitness and combat readiness.
  • Looked after weapons by scheduling and performing organizational and preventive maintenance.
  • Responded to and assisted in medical emergencies.
  • Rated job performance for different squads for subordinates providing timely and effective feedback.
  • Maximized load safety by balancing, securing, and weighing products.
  • Completed different classes upon receipt of SSGT as part of leadership development.
  • Maintained daily, legible DOT log book and submitted corresponding documents.

Education

Bachelors of Urban Theological Studies - Urban Theological Studies

Union University
Jackson, TN
07.2023

Skills

  • Effective Customer Service
  • Individualized Treatment Plans
  • Crisis Situations
  • Strong Problem-Solving Skills
  • Building Effective Relationships
  • Care Planning
  • Team Meetings
  • Standards of Excellence
  • Quotas and Goals
  • Inpatient Care
  • Patient Monitoring
  • Company Guidelines
  • Active Listening
  • Treatment Options
  • Customer Experience
  • Operational Standards
  • Electronic Health Records Systems
  • Individualized Counseling
  • Emotional Support
  • Patient Education
  • Therapeutic Phlebotomy
  • Answering Questions
  • Document Organization
  • Critical Thinking
  • Patient Interviews

Timeline

Health Technician

Memphis Medical Center
1982.11 - 2015.01

Tire Inspector

Firestone Tire And Rubber Company
1976.10 - 1982.03

Medical Personnel and Truck Driver

Army National Guard Tn
1975.02 - 1978.10

Bachelors of Urban Theological Studies - Urban Theological Studies

Union University
Ruschae La-Verne Hodges