Lew M.

$10.00 / hr

Bakersfield, CA

About Lew

It is a profession that i was drawn into when my grandmother became diagnosed with Alzheimer's. I cared for her in the last two years of her life and assisted her with such things as bath,grooming, and incontinence care . I also assisted her with mobility tranfers, and provided transportation to and from doctor's appointments.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Overnight

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
  • Arthritis
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Direct care staff

Apr 2016 - Sep 2016
Mentor of CALIFORNIA
Caring for individuals with special needs such as autism and mental health disorders. Assisting with ADLs. Administration of medication and follow individual service plans of care.
Apr 2016 - Sep 2016

University of Phoenix

Jan 2010 - Jan 2013
Jan 2010 - Jan 2013

Caregiver

Jun 2008 - Aug 2010
Grandmother
Bathing, grooming, mobility transfers, medication management, assisted with ADL exercises. Advanced stage Alzheimer's care including incontinence care.
Jun 2008 - Aug 2010

Case manager

Jun 1998 - Jun 2008
Kern County Mental Health
Completed intake assessments, developing and writing individual service plans of care. Making and providing transportation to/from appointments. Medication management.
Jun 1998 - Jun 2008
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