Oscar V.

$22.00 / hr

Porterville, CA

About Oscar

*No matter how stressful the situation, I am always focus on my patients' needs. *Being a caregiver is in my blood. I've always had compassion for the sick and always will. *I enjoy bringing joy to my patients and comfort. *A personal achievement that I am proud of is that I was able to work in different environments from in home care to emergency room care to mental health care.

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
  • 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
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Palliative Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Stroke
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

CNA

Mar 2020 - Present
Immediate Health Solutions
Working in Mental Health Unit running Tele psych lines at Corcoran State Prison-Substance Abuse and Rehabilitation. Assisting psychiatrist with writing orders for patients. Run Psych lines in different yards. Vital patients. Suicide watch and precaution. Setting up tele psych equipment for MD. Schedule management.
Mar 2020 - Present

CNA

Feb 2019 - Present
Sierra View District Hospital
Performed and assisted with emergency procedures under supervision of nurses, Pas and doctors. Collected specimens for labs, vitals, EKGs, restocked patients rooms, charted patients status and vitals. Assisted with emergency and urgent situations accordingly.
Feb 2019 - Present

Medication Tech

Jul 2019 - Present
Prestige Assisted Living
Assisted with ADLs. Charted daily information on the residents such as mood changes, mobility activity, eating percentages, and daily inputs and outputs. Administered medication per M.D. orders Positioned residents for comfort and to prevent skin pressure problems. Cleaned and organized patients' living quarters. Kept facility stocked with necessary supplies, equipment and instruments. Read and recorded temperature, pulse and respiration also measured b/p and weight using manual equipment. Facilitated games and other activities to engage clients. Recognized and reported abnormalities and/or changes in patients' health status to nursing staff. Promoted personal and co-worker safety. Conducted daily program based activities Worked with Dementia and Alzheimer patient's Sensitive to the needs of geriatric patients.
Jul 2019 - Present

CNA

Mar 2018 - Present
ESP Personnel
Per Diem or PRN scheduled CNA working for different facilities in California. Horizon Health & Sub Acute Care in Fresno, CA few days a week.
Mar 2018 - Present

Porterville College

Jan 2011 - Jan 2024
Porterville, CA
Jan 2011 - Jan 2024
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