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Kendra J.

Kendra J.

$21.00 / hr

San Francisco, CA

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About Kendra

What are your personality traits or expertise that help you be a great caregiver? I am dependable, caring, compassionate, a great helper and good listener. I have experience with various health conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, blindness, kidney disease, wound care, GERD, teach care, dialysis patients and more. What attracted you to being a caregiver? I have worked in healthcare for over 17 years. I am a former medical assistant at UCSF and Kaiser Permanente. What do you enjoy most about being a caregiver? I enjoy caring for patients and being a companion, they can enjoy. It brings joy to my heart knowing that I helped someone get through the day, night or through a difficult time in their life when they have an ailing medical condition. What is a personal achievement you are proud of? My children who are 23 and 17 and obtaining my Bachelor's degree in business management .

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Overnight
  • Weekend Live-In

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
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Stroke
  • Tracheotomy / Ventilation
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Caregiver

Mar 2014 - Jan 2018
IHSS
In-Home Support Services worker for a client. Duties included overnight stay, groceries shopping, laundry, medication pick up, errand runs, meal preparation, light cleaning, assistance to doctors appointments and companionship.
Mar 2014 - Jan 2018

University of Phoenix

Jan 2009 - Jan 2013
Tempe, AZ
Jan 2009 - Jan 2013

Trinity Medical Assisting School

Jan 1997 - Jan 1998
San Francisco, CA
Jan 1997 - Jan 1998
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