Paula P.

$20.00 / hr

Welcome to my Carelinx profile. My name is Paula , After 2 years of living in Las Vegas NV. I decided to return California. I am a seasoned caregiver working in healthcare for 27 + years , caring for people is a passion of mine, I also worked in Mental Health and Hospice . For the past 13 years I've worked as a caregiver, homecare and home hospice care . My past and present duties/ experiences as a caregiver are such as these but not limited , Dementia/Alzheimer, Tube Feeding, Vitals , Compainoin Care, Catherter Care, Colostomy Care, Meal Prep/ Special Diet, Diabetes ,ALS , Vitals , Bed R idden Patients , Cancer Patients, Terminally Diagnosis, Doctor Appointments, Wound Care, Medication Reminders, Medication Management , Showering/Bed Bath, Stroke Patients, charting etc.. Hourly rate: $15-$25 /hour . My goal as a Caregiver is to provide a tailored needed service to each individual client .I have taken TWO-STEP Tuberculin skin test with negative results . PCA , CPR & FIRST AID CERTIFIED. Certificates: CONNECTING THROUGH CARES , HOSPICE 101 . References letters ,Certificates & Resume upon request. ... more

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PCA/CAREGIVER

kiyomi McCray - Drinkhorn/Private/Care.com

Oct 2018 - Mar 2019

I provided care for a 82 year old male (Vietnam vet of 34 years) .Whom is a kidney transplant , diabetic , high blood pressure , PTSD and long list of other medical problems. My duties were to provide companion care, transport to and from dr. appts., prepare & cook meals, daily exercise, showers, grooming, laundry, medication management, administer medication (oral & PICC line) vitals, report any changes to family or doctor, etc.

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PCA/CAREGIVER

COMFORT KEEPERS/GLEN ESTELLE/Private/Carelinx.com

Feb 2018 - Oct 2018

I provided care for a 74 year old women with Parkinson's . My duties were to shower, groom, cook meals 2x day, errands when needed, doctor appt. , laundry ,medication reminders, companion, daily exercise , report any changes to family. Every friday I cooked a variety of meals for her to have over the weekend when I was off, etc.

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PCA/CAREGIVER

Kim Booker/Private/Carelinx.com

Jan 2017 - Jun 2017

Caring for a 78-year-old female with Dementia concern. My duties as a caregiver were to provide companion care, prepare and cook meals, doctors appointments , Vital's, shower , grooming, grocery shopping etc.

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Jeannie Kunis/Private

Apr 2015 - Oct 2016

Caring for 36 year-old male who is 100% disabled , duties include but not limited to bed bath , tub feeding , catheter care,tube feeding ,medication ,rotation ,light housekeeping vitals,and charting.

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In Home Support Provider

Santa Clara County IHSS Dept.

Dec 2005 - Oct 2016

I work as in home support provider part time . Working with different clients in their home to help provide daily needs such as , light housekeeping, doctor appointments shower ,medication reminders, meal prep ,companion care .

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Caregiver

Le'roy Watkins/Private

Jul 2012 - Oct 2014

I worked for Mr. Watkins as a caregiver caring for his wife performing basic care, duties: showers,grooming,meal prep/ special diet , companion care and doctor appointment . A few months after starting date home care became home hospice care duties: keeping client as comfortable as possible , wound care, bed bath, incontinent care, rotating, special diet, manage pain meds, vitals, charting and reporting any changes to Dr/ onc ologist and hospice nurse . ... more

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Caregiver

A-1Care Home Care Agency

Jul 2003 - Jun 2014

I worked for A1 Care as a caregiver and home hospice caregiver performing all duties but not limited to duties in my other employment as a caregiver

Certifications / Licenses
certification

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

Education
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Altus Hospice

Hospice 101

2017 - 2017

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Altus Hospice

Connecting Through Cares

2017 - 2017

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Visititing Angels

PCA Training (Personal Care assistant)

2016 - 2016

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Advocate Wellness Nevada

Caregiver Training- Alzheimer's /Dametia

2016 - 2016

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Beverly enterprise ,San Jose California

Certified nursing assistant

1984 - 1984

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New Haven High

General Education

1980 - 1983

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CareAcademy courses on CareLinx

Dec 2016: Being a Professional Caregiver on CareLinx