Hello, my name is Shakkia. I am a warm, funny, caring, and trustworthy individual who loves to provide quality home care to others. I have over 10 years experience. I've cared for my Great grandmother, in my teens. I worked in facilities, and nursing homes... but there is something wonderfully more rewarding when providing care for someone in their own home. I love to introduce new experiences with my clients. I love to paint, read, craft, play games, and go on adventures! You're never too old to have fun!
I hope to make even more people smile! I am currently employed by an agency. I am open to live in care. I am a Motivated CHHA with a highly effective communication style. Am an efficient worker who demonstrates strong time management and prioritization skills. As a level-headed health professional, I remain calm and effective in extremely difficult and stressful situations. I have Strong belief in the importance of companionship and support in patient care.
With over15 years experiences, and advanced knowledge of Parkinson's, Cancer, COPD, Alzheimer's and dementia. I am also experienced in a hospice setting. I am a Patient-focused and empathetic caregiver with extensive knowledge of geriatric needs. l worked in a home setting and a facility.
Hardworking skilled at, mobility assistance, and charting and continence care. Highly flexible and willing to work all shifts. HHA with current State of New Jersey Department of Health Certification. 8 years experience with a physically disabled client. Monitored vital signs, assisted with feeding, bathing/grooming, positioning and range of motion exercises, medication administration, cooking and nutrition supervision, housekeeping, and companionship. looking forward to hearing from you.