Shelly A.

$28.00 / hr

Alameda, CA

About Shelly

WILL CONSIDER ADJUSTING HOURLY RATE DEPENDENT ON CLIENT CARE NEEDED, DISTANCE,FREQUENCY OF CARE, AND ACUITY. With over 25 years in medical field I have worked in multiple settings from ER to in home care case management, pediatrics, geriatrics and wound clinics. I have had many rich experiences from working with patients of all ages and from all walks of life. My patients have given me a great appreciation for life, its many ups and downs. I have a big heart, and offer true compassion, deep understanding and nurturing patience for clients no matter what their condition or health challenge. I have been described as flexible, honest and trustworthy, easy going, reliable and dedicated. I am insightful, intuitive, creative with problem solving and joyful presence. I offer a calm and healing presence. Using my holistic nursing skills of stress management, healthy yet delicious meal prep (including knowledge of special diets ie, diabetic , cardiac, gluten, dairy, soy free) and prescribed therapeutic and functional medicine modalities, therapeutic massage. WILL CONSIDER ADJUSTING HOURLY RATE DEPENDENT ON CLIENT CARE NEEDED AND ACUITY. More detailed description and skill set available per request.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Short Term
  • Overnight
  • Weekend Live-In
  • Holiday Shifts

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

Skills & Expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Hospice Care
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Renal and Urological Disorders
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • Spanish

Experience & Education

RN

Jun 2016 - Present
Maxim Healthcare Svc
-Manage care and advocate for pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients in the comfort of their home. -School Nursing working with children in school environment to allow health needs to be met on site. -Family respite cases. - Develop rapport and therapeutic relationships with clients and family members. - Prioritize and develop nursing plan of care based on patient acuity and needs. -Collaborate with interdisciplinary team and MD and family to develop patient care plans. Medication and mediset mananagment,
Jun 2016 - Present

Instructor

Sep 2014 - Sep 2014
Living Well Educational Center
Volunteer Instructor for those with Chronic Illness. this course offers Stanford Model, Evidence based program for helping clients self-manage their lives more effectively with matters relating to Chronic conditions they face.
Sep 2014 - Sep 2014

Therapist

Jan 2010 - Sep 2014
Fulfilled Heart Massage
Help bring relaxation and awareness, increased range of motion to clients. Touch is therapeutic and comes from a place with years of experience and caring informed intention.
Jan 2010 - Sep 2014

Instructor

Oct 2013 - Sep 2014
Life Stream Massage School
Teaching classes for Safety, Hygiene, Medical Contraindications, Ethics and Business.
Oct 2013 - Sep 2014

Bark Coaching Institute

Aug 2012 - Feb 2013
Aug 2012 - Feb 2013

RN, Clinical Educator Wellness Center, Case Manager

Dec 2010 - Dec 2011
St Helena Hospital
Staff Nurse for Med-Surg Unit, Clinical Nurse Educator for Wellness Center • General Med-Surg unit functions, patient education, surgical care as well as care and monitoring of chemically addicted patients • Coaching and education of clients in Lifestyle Medicine Program including Diabetics, Cardiac Diseased, Obese, COPD and Sleep Apnea patients • Triage of clinic patients, liaison to Doctor for residential clients • Intake history and screening of incoming clients of program. Ordering labs on incoming clients according to history and protocol • Monitoring of diet and exertion relative to clients diabetes, blood sugar medications and co-morbidities. • Correlating pre and post program lab results and assisting in program modifications relative to lab results
Dec 2010 - Dec 2011

Life Stream Massage School

Dec 1998 - May 2000
Dec 1998 - May 2000

College Of San Mateo

Sep 1993 - May 1995
Sep 1993 - May 1995

Gavilan College

Sep 1987 - May 1989
Sep 1987 - May 1989
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