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Maria R.

Maria R.

$15.00 / hr

Riverside, CA

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About Maria

Being a caregiver for 19 years has helped me in so many ways, I have worked for Home care agencies, as well as private duty. I love what I do in helping each client I’ve worked with. Taking care of elderly people that needs my help gives me joy in my heart. As a caregiver, you have a huge influence. Being positive helps how the patient deals with their illness. Your encouragement can help the patient stick with plans to make their lives better. Other steps to get well, like eating healthy meals, feeling good about them self’s or getting enough rest. My life is an achievement... Family, 3 kids (one with disability), my son with a disability has passed away. I have worked. I manage it. I am very open-minded, caring and understandable.

Caregiving Services & Expertise


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

Job Interests

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

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
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care


  • Spanish

Experience & Education

Security Officer

Jan 2011 - Jan 2014
General Security
Secure all areas of the Hospital, respond to emergency/non-emergency calls Patrol parking lots and to assure the safety of all staff members and visitors Document reports of incidents or safety hazards, assist customers with general questions Patient safety check and assist in patient intake
Jan 2011 - Jan 2014

American Collage Of Healthcare

Jun 2012 - Mar 2013
Jun 2012 - Mar 2013

Care Giver

Jan 2011 - Jan 2012
Home Instead
Vitals, administered medications, patient positioning, limited physical therapy Scheduling and transportation of appointments provided personal hygiene, prepared meals, also maintained a safe environment
Jan 2011 - Jan 2012

Security Officer Supervisor

Jan 2007 - Jan 2011
Securitas Security Services
Respond to emergency and non emergency calls of service Assure the safety of all staff members and visitors, document incident reports Monitor alarms, general office duties, filing and answering a multi phone line Customer service, received and directed all visitors
Jan 2007 - Jan 2011

Care Giver live in

Jan 2003 - Jan 2007
Tillie Hernandez Care Giver
Provided personal hygiene, prepare nutritious meals maintain a safe environment Administrated medication, Insulin injections Schedule and provided transportation to all medical appointments, Provided limited physical therapy, assisted in patient mobility
Jan 2003 - Jan 2007
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