Carmel F.

$30.00 / hr

I am a 52 years, with 12 years experience working with many different clients, including parkinson's stroke, multiple sclerosis, dementia, and hospice clients. I am considered a great companion by many. My experience includes assisting with transfers, including from sit to stand, wheelchair assistance, and bathing, and Hoyer lift help with bathing or showering, or bed bathing, dressing, toileting, and incontinence care. Taking clients in my car or theirs to appointments and errands, Help with meal planning, meal prep, cooking, and feeding, for multiple sclerosis clients. Remind clients when to take th eir medication. I am bonded, a clean driving record, a clean TB test. I am a registered home health aide. I also have a certification in Alzheimer's through the Alzheimer's Association. And dementia certification, the different levels of dementia and how to apply the appropriate care. As a private caregiver, I provide the highest form of constant support at a cost-effective rate. My care for clients includes activities to support their quality of life as well. Record keeping daily for family members to be informed. A weekly graph that shows various progress/concerns of your loved one. I believe by my staying in your own home makes the most sense! I will meet all your needs to ensure that you age gracefully in an environment that you prefer the most. My Service as a Live in Caregiver will provide you 1. Discreet personal care, assistance with bathing, oral hygiene, eating, dressing and toileting 2. Physical assistance with transfers and ambulation - ( hoyer lift, bed board or stand assist) 3. Help with household chores: cooking. light housekeeping, and laundry. 4. Transportation to doctor's appointments or other activities 5. Medication reminders, errands...and much more ... more

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1 Plus 1 Seniors

Aug 2014 - Present

Assist clients with personal care, including dressing, mobility, administering medication, personal hygiene, eating and transporting to doctor's appointments Monitor patient medications and update health charts Maintain open communication between families and health care professionals regarding client's medical and emotional condition. Document and report any changes in client's health status. Ensure highest client safety and well- beingmale with prostate cancer, (hospice) who uses an oxygen tank, feeder and breathing tube. I am licensed with the state of California. I have a certification in Parkinson's, damentia, strokes and bed machanics. I trained at kaiser permanent hospital, working with therapists on recovery and physical therapy on stroke patients.Services such as safeguard from injury for persons with mental or health impairments, meal preparation, cleaning, laundry, etc. ... more

Certifications / Licenses
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Home Health Aide (HHA)

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alzheimers association

alzheimers

2018 - 2020

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Rapid Results College

Communication

1985 - 1989

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CareAcademy courses on CareLinx

Aug 2018: Being a Professional Caregiver on CareLinx

Aug 2018: Communications: Cultural Competency

Jun 2019: Clients' Rights, HIPAA & Elder Abuse Prevention

Aug 2018: Overview of End of Life Care

Aug 2018: Light Housekeeping For Professional Caregivers

Aug 2018: Assisting with Bathing

Aug 2018: Overview of Mobility & Safety Equipment Copy

Aug 2018: Overview of Cancer Care

Aug 2018: Nutrition, Food Prep & Meals For Professional Caregivers