Elva R.
1 Review
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$15.00 / hr

I am a very patient and compassionate person. I also speak Spanish fluently. I find personal fulfillment from helping others. I also enjoy working with Geriatrics very much! One of my previous experiences was assisting a disabled VET struggling with MS from 2004 to 2008. Patients and understanding helps me understand the individual needs of the/my patient to help them through their journey . I have worked in mental health for eight years. This has allowed me to understand the clients mental state of mind and how it declines. I have worked closely with dementia. I was able to see first hand how thi s deteriorates and robs your love ones of their independence and memory. I worked with Hospices for six months. The family made sure their love one was in the comfort of their own home and pain free as much as possible. Making sure everyone has the same opportunity to have great quality of life. ... more

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Caregiver

Tim Martin

May 2016 - Jan 2017

Help care for two Geriatric clients 85 yrs. and 89 yrs. old who are dealing with Dementia, help with bathing, toiletry assist client with her clothes, shoes. Help prepare meals, weekly grocery shopping, Schedule and drive clients to Doctor appointments, Pick up and keep track of needed refills on all medication . Very familiar with geriatrics Clients ICD9 diagnoses. 1. Cardiologist 2.Urologist 3. Gastro 4. Ophthalmologist 5. O rthopedic surgeon ... more

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Caregiver

Greg Zolotar

Nov 2015 - May 2016

Help care for Greg's wife who has MS, help with transferring from wheelchair to the bathroom, help with physical therapy one hour a day. assist client on to a standing chair and monitor for spasms. Overall client is very independent. I only assist when needed.

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Caregiver

Ann Shirk

Jul 2015 - Nov 2015

Help care for Ann's husband who was dealing with MS and on hospice. Companionship, prepare food and assist in eating, administer pain medication(morphine) when needed for pain. Help with cleaning,Laundry and help feeding the dogs. Overall keep client as comfortable as possible.

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Administrative Assistant CASC Advocate for DPSS

Prototypes

Jun 2008 - Jun 2015

Front office Schedule prop 36 and AB109 patients released from prison . Enter into share files, This helps keep track of clients improvement . Screen clients on DCEF (preservation or reunification) Parents who have lost their children to the state. prior to their appointment, Enter patients info create files, log, audit and file patients charts. attend

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Caregiver for Disabled Vet

Private Home Health

Mar 2004 - May 2008

Over see and assist with all duties associated with the care of the patient. Feeding, bathing, changing urine catheters, administer meds, schedule and drive patient to Doctors appointments. Light cleaning and cooking.

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Operations Manager

Mens Wearhouse

Sep 2003 - Mar 2004

Manage all store operations, inventory, open and close store, deposits to bank, register.

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Apnea Monitor Technician

Naptime Monetoring and Respiratory

May 1998 - Sep 2003

In home and hospital visits, Download and prepare reports for Pediatricians on the patients Apnea Monitors, and or any medical equipment needed for patients to be discharged from hospital.

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Front and Back office Medical Assistant

Kids Care Medical Group

Oct 1995 - May 1998

Front and back office duties. Create appointments, getting patients ready, vitals , immunizations,EKG, phlebotomy, assist with circumcisions.

Certifications / Licenses
certification

Medical Assistant (MA)

Education
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CAARR

Substance Abuse counselor

2013 - 2018

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Hacienda La Puente Vocational( Medical Assistant front/back office)CAARR

Cirtification (Cirtificate and Diploma completed)

1991 - 1992

Reviews and Recommendations
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Ann S.
Jun 2018
approved

Thank you Elva. We had a good beginning.