Scott S.

$12.00 / hr

Sun City, CA

About Scott

I have a great passion caring for people of all ages, Definitely a "People Person". This passion has been in me for a long time 15 years as a medical assistant and Navy Hospital Corpsman. I started Home Health Care-giving almost 8 years ago, I started with my Dad and have been working with many Families in the Area ever since. This is a great personal achievement for me touching several families lives in the area, creating numerous friendship ties. I am also a Proud Marine/Navy Veteran.

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
  • Overnight
  • Weekend Live-In
  • Holiday Shifts

Caregivers that work non-full-time jobs or irregular shifts can negotiate extra compensation in addition to their standard hourly wage.

Skills & Expertise

  • ALS
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Arthritis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer Recovery
  • Cardiovascular Disorders
  • COPD
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Home Health Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Orthopedic Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Surgery Recovery
  • Renal and Urological Disorders
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Tracheotomy / Ventilation
  • Vision and Eye Disorders
  • Senior Care
  • Elder Care
  • Home Care

Languages

  • English

Experience & Education

Medical Assistant

May 2004 - Oct 2015
UCI Medical Center
• Performed various functions to insure and maintain adequate patient flow. • Anticipating and facilitating patient, physician and Co-workers needs to enhance/streamline the timelines of patient/physician visits. • Performed and maintained several clinics: Vasectomy, flex-sigmoidoscopy, Trauma team follow-ups, Renal/ Transplant team, Pulmonary, Cardio-Thoracic, Pain management, Vascular and Orthopedics. Minor Procedures, various dressings /changes, injections, vitals, EKG’s, Accu-checks, triage, PPD placements/Readings, various drug screenings, well child checks, immunizations and much more. • Safety Officer for 2yrs. • Float Pool – Various Clinics 1yr.
May 2004 - Oct 2015

Caregiver

Apr 2013 - Jun 2015
Harold Archer
• Personal care/Bathing/Dressing • Errands/Shopping • Home modification • Medical management/ Medication management • Appointments/Transportation • Cooking/Cleaning • Physical/Occupational Therapy • Dementia/ambulatory/non-ambulatory/Multi-ailments • Consulting/Respite care • Family Services • Hospice • Family/ Pet care • Multitasking
Apr 2013 - Jun 2015

Caregiver

Mar 2013 - Apr 2013
Charles Boyd
• Personal care/Bathing/Dressing • Errands/Shopping • Home modification • Medical management/ Medication management • Appointments/Transportation • Cooking/Cleaning • Physical/Occupational Therapy • Dementia/ambulatory/non-ambulatory/Multi-ailments • Consulting/Respite care • Family Services • Hospice • Family/ Pet care • Multitasking
Mar 2013 - Apr 2013

Caregiver

Apr 2012 - Mar 2013
Lyle Knight
• Personal care/Bathing/Dressing • Errands/Shopping • Home modification • Medical management/ Medication management • Appointments/Transportation • Cooking/Cleaning • Physical/Occupational Therapy • Dementia/ambulatory/non-ambulatory/Multi-ailments • Consulting/Respite care • Family Services • Hospice • Family/ Pet care • Multitasking
Apr 2012 - Mar 2013

Caregiver

Oct 2011 - Apr 2012
Alice Deevy
• Personal care/Bathing/Dressing • Errands/Shopping • Home modification • Medical management/ Medication management • Appointments/Transportation • Cooking/Cleaning • Physical/Occupational Therapy • Dementia/ambulatory/non-ambulatory/Multi-ailments • Consulting/Respite care • Family Services • Hospice • Family/ Pet care • Multitasking
Oct 2011 - Apr 2012

Caregiver

Nov 2009 - Jul 2011
Donald Sachs
• Personal care/Bathing/Dressing • Errands/Shopping • Home modification • Medical management/ Medication management • Appointments/Transportation • Cooking/Cleaning • Physical/Occupational Therapy • Dementia/ambulatory/non-ambulatory/Multi-ailments • Consulting/Respite care • Family Services • Hospice • Family/ Pet care • Multitasking
Nov 2009 - Jul 2011

Concorde Career College/ Garden Grove

Jan 2007 - Jan 2009
Jan 2007 - Jan 2009

Coastline Community College/ Fountain Valley

Jan 2006 - Jan 2009
Jan 2006 - Jan 2009

Medical Assistant

May 1996 - May 2004
Dr. John Alevizos
• Performed various functions to maintain patient/physician flow. • Supervising and instructing employees, medical assistants, physician assistant externs and medical assistant externs in office functions and procedures. • In charge of ordering and maintaining supplies for both family practice and workcomp clinics. • Vital signs, EKG’s , minor procedures, Accu-checks, dressings/changes, woundcare, casting and removal, suture removal, various drug screens, breath alcohol testing , well child checks, immunizations and various other tasks. • Referral coordinator dealt with seven different medical groups, insured good continuity of patient care. Especially with emergent and urgent referrals.
May 1996 - May 2004

Hospital Corpsman

Jan 1993 - Jan 2002
US Navy Reserve
• Worked primarily in clinical lab setting; collection and processing of lab specimens CBC’s, urinalysis, and imputing results. Collecting and processing chemistries and HIV specimens creating rosters for both for transport and processing at Naval Hospital San Diego. • Helped in several areas of reserve member physicals; audiograms, vision screenings, EKG’s as well as other processes. • Activated to Active Duty during 911/Enduring Freedom, along with 2 other Corpsman were responsible and insuring the health, safety and well-being of the Navy personnel in our unit.
Jan 1993 - Jan 2002

Bryman College /Anaheim

Jan 1995 - Jan 1996
Jan 1995 - Jan 1996

Wireman

Jul 1986 - Jul 1992
US Marine Corps Active
• Bootcamp • Overseas; Okinawa, Philippines, Korea, Hong Kong, Singapore, Spain, Turkey, and Iraq. • Field wireman sets up phone system and communications for tent cities, switchboard operator and radio operator. Communications. • Veteran Operation Desert Storm/Shield. Wire chief and radio operator. Communication specialist.
Jul 1986 - Jul 1992

Green Bay Preble High School/ Green Bay

Jan 1983 - Jan 1986
Jan 1983 - Jan 1986
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