Kari R.

$13.00 / hr

Stockton, CA

About Kari

My Personal Proud Achievement that I am proud of is when my son Jr graduated High School,he is mentally disabled child well he is 30 now so actually I have been caregiving for at least 30 years.I raised 5 children on my own since my oldest was in 4th grade my son jr also has behaviorial issues and most of my family members said I should put him in a home,I asked them why?They said he was to much for me,we made it so i am super proud of that.My experience caring for my own disabled child with developmental delays and behaviorial issues imaginary friends all of those things help especially when you are caring for patients with Dementia and Parkinson's Disease.My personality is I am a very compassionate honest person I like helping people who cannot help themselves.I wanted to be a nurse like my grandma all my life but raising 5 children then a grand baby i was not able to go that route overall i enjoy helping and taking care of people it doesn't matter about the age.I love being a caregiver because i like to make people feel better and i can adjust to any situation with ease I also like helping the families out as well by letting them no I am a trustworthy person and I will give excallant care the best i can to there loved one

Caregiving Services & Expertise

Services

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

Job Interests

  • Full 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
  • Arthritis
  • Dementia
  • Home Health Care
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Skin Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

In Home Health Aid

Feb 2017 - Present
Ann Rodriguez
My client passed away February 14,2018 I am still providing service to the family as needed.My duties as a caregiver to the patient who had Parkinson's Disease were to get patient up in the morning prepare meals and assist with feeding administered medication assist with personal care hygiene bathing changing massage every morning daily exercises daily walks practiced speech kept daily logs noted any changes and communicated with hospice as needed also laundry and light housekeeping.
Feb 2017 - Present

In Home Health Aid

Aug 2015 - Oct 2016
Neal Haight
During my time of employment with Mr.Haight I was a caregiver to his mother who had Dementia.My responsibilities were to assist client with personal care hygiene bathing changing preparing meals laundry light housekeeping and daily exercises.Daily patient log kept informed the proper team member if there were any changes.Vitals were done daily and logged administered medication per Hospice instructions maintained excellent communication with Hospice team members.
Aug 2015 - Oct 2016

In Home Health Aid

May 2015 - Sep 2015
Provident Home Health Care
I was a In Home Health Aid to clients of Provident Home Health Care my duties were to provide assistance with every day activities such as personal care hygiene bathing changing exercising administering medication housekeeping and laundry.Daily logs kept and reported any changes to the proper team member.
May 2015 - Sep 2015

Adult Education

Jan 2001 - Jan 2002
Stockton, CA
Jan 2001 - Jan 2002

Calaveras Continuation High School

Jan 1980 - Jan 1981
Milpitas, CA
Jan 1980 - Jan 1981
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