Carol W.

$20.00 / hr

Phoenix, AZ

About Carol

Hello! I am a Certified Caregiver. I have an AZ Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card and I am certified in CPR and First Aid. I am friendly, caring, patient, and an excellent companion and caregiver! I lke to provide the "very best of the best" care to my client and I like to keep a clean house and to cook nutritious meals for my clients. I respect others' confidentiality, privacy and religious and political beliefs. I have traveled worldwide with my family of origin, have good manners and I am cultured. I love to play Mahjong, cards, and to go on daily outings with my client. My employment goal is to secure a live-in position to take excellent care of my client and your loved one. i am seeking an immediate live-in position, full-time.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

  • Bathing
  • Dressing & Grooming
  • Medication Reminders
  • Meal Prep
  • Groceries & Shopping
  • Transferring & Mobility
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • Companionship

Job Interests

    Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.

    Skills & Expertise

    • Senior Care
    • Elder Care
    • Home Care

    Languages

    • English

    Experience & Education

    Certified Caregiver

    Jan 2012 - Jan 2012
    Arizona Grand Senior Living
    Provide direct care (bathing, dressing, grooming) and wheelchair transfers, utilize the MAR for medication distribution, remind residents of mealtimes and activities, keep daily progress notes, and notify superiors of any concerns about the residents. Take vitals and check glucose levels. Utilize oxygenators and portable oxygen machines. Provide excellent professional care and sincere concern for the wellbeing of each resident. Maintain confidentiality. Knowledgeable of CPR and First Aid. Valid Arizona Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card.
    Jan 2012 - Jan 2012

    Caregiver

    Dec 2009 - Dec 2011
    Josephine Alvarado
    Daily care of a 79 year old woman who had early dementia, multiple chronic physical illnesses, and ambulation difficulties. Assisted in bathing, dressing, grooming, ambulation, preparing meals, checking vital signs and blood sugar levels, ensured medications were taken as prescribed, housekeeping, cooking and transporting client to and from appointments in client's vehicle and own vehicle Provided companionship and went on outings. Per client’s request, accompanied client to all doctor appointments and kept notes on what the doctor said. Made sure all medications arrived in a timely manner from the mail order provider. Assisted in her Physical Therapy regimen and lent encouragement to do the daily exercises. Utilized my knowledge of psychology to maintain a calm, safe and supportive environment for the client. Provided excellent client care by utilizing my personal characteristics of dependability, patience, compassion, honesty, and having an upbeat positive outlook with a desire to keep the client truly satisfied with my services. Maintained 100% confidentiality. Built a caring and lasting relationship with client and her family.
    Dec 2009 - Dec 2011

    University of Oklahoma

    Aug 1992 - May 1995
    Aug 1992 - May 1995
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