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Lori A.

Lori A.

$20.00 / hr

La Jolla, CA

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About Lori

I enjoy helping and caring for people of all ages. My patient and engaging personality helps people to know that they can trust me. I take safety precautions very seriously and always do what is best for the patients health and safety. I love to educate family and patients and help them to achieve their best life. My experience with ALS, Parkinsons, Cancer and terminally ill patients helps to make me comfortable in any situation.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • 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

  • ALS
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Renal and Urological Disorders
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Owner - real estate owner and manager of property

Jan 2016 - Present
PAL Ventures, LLC
- Currently own and manage 2 commercial properties and 3 residential properties. - Manage team of on sight employees. - Record keeping and budgeting. - Payroll and taxes. - Lease negotiations. - Tenant relations.
Jan 2016 - Present

RN

Mar 2020 - Apr 2021
The Vi Care Center
-Assessment and admission of new patients. - Medication reconciliation. - Collaboration of care with MD and staff. - Medication administration. - Direct patient care. - Treatment administration. - Wound care, G Tube administration, Start IV's, IV administration, Catheter insertion and maintenance. - Family and patient education. - Training of new employees
Mar 2020 - Apr 2021

RN - Admissions Nurse

Sep 2019 - Nov 2019
Bridge Hospice
-Assessment and admission of new patients. - Medication reconciliation. - EMAR charting with Kinnser. -Patient and family education. - Direct patient care. - Collaboration with MD for plan of care and medications.
Sep 2019 - Nov 2019

RN Case Manager

Apr 2015 - Aug 2019
Interim Healthcare, Gift of Hospice
- Direct patient care. - Manage interdisciplinary team that worked with each of my patients. - Medication reconciliation and administration. - Direct contact with MD for new orders. - Developing and updating care plans. - Wound treatment. - Family and patient education. - Implemented new admissions procedure to streamline admissions process. - Assessment and admission of new patients.
Apr 2015 - Aug 2019

Grossmont College

Jan 2012 - Jan 2014
El Cajon, CA
Jan 2012 - Jan 2014

Harrisonville High School

Jan 1984 - Jan 1988
Harrisonville, MO
Jan 1984 - Jan 1988
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