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Terri C.

Terri C.

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$21.00 / hr

Castle Hayne, NC

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About Terri

I been in the medical field since 1999. Currently a Medical Assistant and Medical Office Admin. Have experience as a CNA/ Home Health Aid/ Dementia Care Specialist, Medtech and a Cook. Retired U.S Army Solid grounding in nursing theories and practices in acute care medical-surgical, assisted living, rehabilitation, LTC, Radiology, pediatrics, outpatient surgery, and ICU. Excellent clinical, assessment, and decision-making skills. Compassionate and efficient professional able to remain calm through emergent/critical situations. Don't mind being tested for COVID-19 and check for fevers each day for myself and family . Have current BLS/CPR

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
  • 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

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Arthritis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Hospice Care
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Renal and Urological Disorders
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Caregiver

Jan 2018 - Sep 2021
Care.com
Help clients on care.com with their love one at home with ADL. Medication reminders, dressing, showers, feeding, vital signs and preparation of food. Help with transportation to doctors appointments/pharmacys/ testing and procedures. Light house cleaning and walking dogs before and after shifts.
Jan 2018 - Sep 2021

Avet

Jan 2020 - Jan 2020
San Diego, CA
Jan 2020 - Jan 2020

Private Duty Caregiver

Jan 2012 - Dec 2019
Blanch
Help with Trasportation to Dr apointments . Assist with showers. Cooking. Help with medication refills. Do laundry,Food shopping and light house keeping
Jan 2012 - Dec 2019

Caregiver

Jan 2019 - Jun 2019
Hospice
Help with bed baths, brush teeth, change clothing, turned client every 2 hours. Vital signs to make sure client is comfortable as possible. Did after death care.
Jan 2019 - Jun 2019

Caregiver

Dec 2018 - Jan 2019
Carelink Inc
Assist with showers, dressing, brushing hair,Teeth,medication reminders, mobility,assist with blood sugar readings, assist with dressing changes, cook,Clean kitchen, vacuum, mop, take out trash. Empty commode, peri-care, assist with changing pads,Vital signs, Documenting
Dec 2018 - Jan 2019

Caregiver

Dec 2015 - Dec 2018
Private duty
Help with transportation to doctors office, showers, dressing, medication reminders, help prep food, lite house keeping, go out on walks, vital signs
Dec 2015 - Dec 2018

New patients referrals, charge of front office

Nov 2016 - Aug 2017
Doctors Office
In charge of front office. Preparing charts,confirming appointments, re- visits,re-schedules, multi-phone line; answer and transfer to the correct person , check patients in and out of Electronic medical records. New patients referrals; personal injury, workman's comp, private ,making new appointments , Insurance authorization and verification; ppo,workman's comp,veterans choice,check if doctors are on MPN list for treatment , do referrals to other doctors and anything the doctors ordered; physical therapy, MRI,counseling,EMG/NCV, to another specialist . Fax doctors reports to ; nurse case managers, Attorney, other doctors offices and medications to pharmacies. EKG,Vital Signs. Upload new patients packets and referrals to Electronic Medical Chart.
Nov 2016 - Aug 2017

Concorde Career College

Jan 2016 - Jan 2017
San Diego, CA
Jan 2016 - Jan 2017

Concorde Career College

Jan 2015 - Sep 2016
Jan 2015 - Sep 2016

Food Service Specialist /cook

Jan 2008 - Sep 2014
Us Army
Prepares, cooks, and serves food in field or garrison food service operations; supervises food service operations. Performs preliminary food preparation procedures; prepares and/or cooks menu items listed on the production schedule; bakes, fries, steams, braises, boils, simmers, steams, and sautés as prescribed by Army recipes; sets up serving lines; garnishes food items; applies food protection and sanitation measures in field and garrison environments; receives and stores subsistence items; performs general housekeeping duties; operates, maintains, and cleans field kitchen equipment; erects, strikes, and stores all types of field kitchens, and performs preventive maintenance on garrison and field kitchen equipment.
Jan 2008 - Sep 2014

Companion

Jan 2014 - Aug 2014
Casa Companion
I assist a 86 year old in Coronado,Ca Assist with meals, supervise when eating, cleaning house, laundry, Trasportation to outings, assist with changing depends and pads, showers, dressing, make-up, oral care, nail care, medication reminders, help with transfer to bed or chair when needed.
Jan 2014 - Aug 2014

U.S. Army Ordnance Center and School

Jan 2008 - Jan 2014
Ft. Lee, VA
Jan 2008 - Jan 2014

Center city

Aug 2008 - Aug 2008
Aug 2008 - Aug 2008

CNA

Jan 2002 - Jan 2008
Maxim Heath services
Tested and charted vital signs. Provided assistance in numerous departments, including Orthopedic Unit, ICU, LTC, Rehab, Mental Hospitals and Radiology.Supervised confused patients, providing daily care, feedings, and charted changes. Quickly identified pain issues when patients were transferred to the X-ray table.Worked at Edgemoor Hospital, Sharp Hospital, Polinsky Children's Center
Jan 2002 - Jan 2008

CNA/ Medication Tech

Dec 2006 - Dec 2007
Canyon Villas
Applied comprehensive nursing abilities in an Assistedliving. Monitored patients’ progress, and reported changes to doctors and on coming nurses. Received training as a Med Tech, Prepared medications and did treatments, communicated with doctors and received new or changed orders, ordered medication from pharmacy. Used MARs, Centrally Stored records and record of destroyed medications.
Dec 2006 - Dec 2007

Glenner

Jul 1998 - Jan 1999
Jul 1998 - Jan 1999

Reviews (1)

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December 2018
Sheila J.
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Terri is an exceptional CG. I find her honest, smart, helpful, pleasant, punctual. Definitely a 5 star gal.
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