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Barbara Y.

Barbara Y.

$14.00 / hr

Long Beach, CA

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About Barbara

Professional with 12 years of significant and progressive healthcare and restaurant business expertise that is highly transferable to a variety of fields, including ability to deliver superior customer service, personalized client attention, cultivate relationships, make real-time decisions, and resolve issues in a way that propels motivation and follow-through. I have chose to work in the healthcare field because I like to help other lives the best life that they can. I have a brother who is disabled so I have a lifetime experience with being compassionate and understanding and it has made me the person I am today. Excellent team player who listens, thrives on collaborating with diversely talented team members, and integrates their divergent thoughts, opinions, and perspectives into meaningful action. Expert with MS Office Suite, Adobe Suite, Raiser's Edge, Student Recruitment Databases, Social Networks, and able to learn proprietary systems/applications quickly, and efficiently.

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Part Time
  • Short Term

Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.

Skills & Expertise

  • ALS
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Care Team Assistant

Jan 2014 - Oct 2017
Allegro Pediatrics
Allegro Pediatrics Care Team Assistant • Assures patient care is meet to the up most of the offices potential. Assists in quality care for all patients. From helping the front desk to the doctors. Very flexible, daily multi-tasking, paperwork, running labs and submitting orders, rooming patients to follow up call backs. Lead Medical Receptionist Jan 2016-Feb 2017 • Duties of a receptionist and including front desk meeting agendas. Attending manager and lead meetings. Making sure provider’s schedules are templated properly for each quarter. Interim office manager. Staff recommendations and reviews. Assist with hiring process. Manages clinic. Medical Receptionist Jan 2014 – Jan 2016 • Daily office duties; answer phones, faxes, checking in patients, and registering new patients. Follow up with release of records, scheduling appointments, confirming appointments. Daily end of day financial recording and reconciliation. Creating doctors schedules.
Jan 2014 - Oct 2017

DeVry University

Jan 2015 - Jan 2017
Seattle, WA
Jan 2015 - Jan 2017

Caregiver

Sep 2013 - Apr 2014
Companion Care Inc
Companion Care Inc. • Assist elder with daily activities; bathing, dressing, outings, preparing meals, medication assist. Keeping daily logs of their activity and behaviors, being a companion. Recording blood pressure, blood sugar implementing health habits. Assisted in creating connections within their community.
Sep 2013 - Apr 2014

Assistant House Manager

Oct 2009 - Oct 2012
Aid To The Developmentally Disabled
Aid to the Developmentally Disabled, Riverhead, NY  Attended and prepared all meetings for residents. Responsible for staff schedules, hiring and yearly staff evaluations. Intake evaluations of potential residents. Shopping for the needs of all the residents and household. Assisted the residents to reach their highest level of independence. Encouraged and created goals to find employment and learn necessary coping skills. Direct Care Counselor  Duties included caring for the disabled. Preparing meals and supervising medication. Assisting residents by attending doctor appointments, as well as managing their daily programs. Helped residents achieve their goals and document their success.
Oct 2009 - Oct 2012

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Eryn B.
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Barbara is professional, kind and very competent. I absolutely love her!💚
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