Teresa L.

$17.00 / hr

I have always enjoyed helping people in my community. It gives me great satisfaction and happiness to know that I am able to help someone who is in need. I believe every individual deserves to live life to its fullest, therefore I want to help others when they are unable to care for themselves so they may continue to have the best quality of life as possible. My greatest personal achievement in my opinion was giving birth to my four amazing children and I am really enjoying watching them all grow into beautiful, caring and intelligent young adults. Another proud achievement is graduating Vocational Nur sing School and earning my degree in middle age. Nursing school has trained me very well to assess any situation I walk into as well as remain calm and professional under stress. I pay great attention to detail and will give all of my patients and their families 110% of myself. I will always treat your loved one with the utmost professional care and respect, and will always be honest with you. My grandfather died of ALS, and it broke my heart to watch him go from running his company and church to basically in the end, being completely incapacitated, but although he couldn't move a muscle to speak or care for himself, his mind was completely cognizant of all that was happening. It was heartbreaking to witness. That was when I decided I wanted to be a nurse. I wanted to make a difference in someone's life and show them that they could be cared for with love, kindness and compassi ... more

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Caregiver

Teri's Angels

Apr 2011 - Present

Personal hygiene, bathing ,dressing, bathroom assist ,grooming. Assist with ADL's. Medication reminders. Light housekeeping. Errand running. Grocery shopping. Full transfer from bed to wheelchair.

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Caregiver/Homemaker/Companion

V.N.A. of Southern California

Sep 2012 - Jun 2013

Light housekeeping, respite care, palliative care, Hospice care, assist with ADL's. Bathing and grooming, full bathroom assist. Transfer. Complete bedbound care and comfort. Medication reminders, light meal prep.

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Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

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Four D Vocational. College

Vocational Nurse

2011 - Present

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