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Desiree S.

Desiree S.

$12.50 / hr

Lancaster, CA

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About Desiree

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Full 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

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Arthritis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Hearing Disorders
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • 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

Med tech

Mar 2018 - Present
Antelope valley retirement villa
Record vital signs, such as temperature, blood pressure, pulse, respiration rate, as directed by medical or nursing staff. Administered and accurately recorded the administration of medication Responsible for supervision of self-administered medication for Assisted Living residents in compliance with Federal and State regulations and employer guidelines as directed by the LPN/LVN and/or Assisted Living Director (ALD Responsible for documentation of medications in medication administration record (MAR) Advised ALD, physician and home health agencies (as applicable) of all changes to resident(s) condition Routinely inspected, cleaned, and monitored equipment and supplies to ensure safety. Demonstrated awareness of proper infection control practice by using Universal precautions Acted as liaison to the pharmacy, physicians', physical therapist, psychiatrist, and hospitals with respect to medication prescriptions, appointments, referrals, delivery and follow-up Created and maintained a file for each resident's admission in accordance with facility requirements and DOH regulations Ensured that all residents receive their medications, as prescribed by their physician, in a timely manner Assists residents with self-administration of medication as needed Received deliveries from the pharmacy, checks deliveries against orders and verifies accuracy Reviewed MAR (Medication Assistance Records) on a monthly basis to verify that they are complete and correct
Mar 2018 - Present

Clinical training institute

Jan 2016 - Jan 2016
Lancaster, CA
Jan 2016 - Jan 2016
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